WWE NXT Results (3/8/22): Bron Breakker vs. Tommaso Ciampa vs. Dolph Ziggler

WWE NXT
March 8, 2022
The Capitol Wrestling Center
Orlando, Florida

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Commentators: (Vic Joseph & Wade Barrett)

Transcription by Josh Lopez

First Match: Raquel Gonzalez & Cora Jade vs. Dakota Kai & Wendy Choo In A Semi-Final Round Match In The 2022 Women’s Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic Tournament 

Cora Jade and Wendy Choo will start things off. Choo with a waist lock takedown. Choo brings Jade down to the mat. Choo plays around with Jade. Choo applies a side headlock. Jade reverses the hold. Choo whips Jade across the ring. Choo rolls around the canvas. Choo pretends to be asleep. Jade tags in Gonzalez. Choo avoids the elbow drop. Choo grabs a side headlock. Gonzalez delivers The Air Plane Slam for a two count. Gonzalez applies an arm-bar. Gonzalez sends Choo to the corner. Gonzalez tags in Jade. Gonzalez with a straight right hand. Jade with a Running Uppercut. Following a snap mare takeover, Jade hooks the outside leg for a two count. Jade applies a front face lock. Choo backs Jade into the turnbuckles. Kai tags herself in. Kai and Choo whips Jade into the turnbuckles. Choo with a Running Boot. Kai drops Jade with The Face Wash for a two count. Kai slams Jade’s head on the top turnbuckle pad. Kai repeatedly stomps on Jade’s chest. Following a snap mare takeover, Kai goes into the lateral press for a two count. Kai repeatedly kicks Jade in the back for a two count. Kai slams Jade’s head on another turnbuckle pad. Kai tags in Choo.

Choo with forearm shivers. Choo tags in Kai. Kai continues to stomp on Jade’s chest. Kai is choking Jade with her boot. Kai with forearm shivers. Kai punches Jade in the back. Kai applies a top wrist lock. Choo tags herself in. Double Irish Whip. Double Leg Sweep. Kai SuperKicks Jade. Choo with a Sleepy Elbow Drop for a two count. Jade blocks The Vertical Suplex. Choo brings Jade to the corner. Choo with a forearm smash. Choo with a side headlock takeover. Jade with heavy bodyshots. Choo punches Jade in the back. Choo goes for a Vertical Suplex, but Jade lands back on her feet. Rollup Exchange. Choo dropkicks Jade to the floor. Choo with a Baseball Slide Dropkick. Jade drives Choo back first into the ring apron. Gonzalez stops Kai in her tracks. Toxic Attraction viciously attacks Gonzalez behind the referee’s back.

Kai and Choo has complete control of the match during the commercial break. Kai applies a straight jacket hold. Jade with an arm-drag takeover. Jade side steps Kai into the turnbuckles. Jade rolls Kai over for a two count. Jade kicks Kai in the face. Jade with another quick rollup for a two count. Jade dropkicks Kai. Kai tags in Choo. Jade ducks a clothesline from Choo. Jade with two clotheslines. Jade scores the elbow knockdown. Choo blocks a boot from Jade. Jade with a Step Up Enzuigiri. Jade with a Rising Knee Strike. Jade follows that with a Shotgun Meteora for a two count. Jade applies a front face lock. Choo transitions into a hammerlock. Choo with The Full Nelson Slam. Choo tags in Kai. Double Face Plant for a two count. Jade SuperKicks Kai. Jade tags in Gonzalez. Gonzalez with two clotheslines. Gonzalez scores the elbow knockdown. Gonzalez Powerslams Kai for a two count. Kai answers with The Scorpion Kick. Kai hits The Kairopractor. Gonzalez struggles to get back on her feet. Gonzalez denies The Face Wash. Kai denies The Chigona Bomb. Kai connects with The Face Wash. Choo with The Flying Splash. Kai plants Gonzalez with The Flying Double Feet Stomp to pickup the victory.

Winner: Dakota Kai & Wendy Choo via Pinfall 

– CHASE U VIGNETTE.

Second Match: Tiffany Stratton vs. Fallon Henley 

Collar and Elbow Tie Up. Wrist Lock Exchange. Henley with an arm-drag takeover. Stratton launches Henley to the corner. Henley fights out of the fireman’s carry position. Henley dropkicks Stratton. Stratton drives Henley face first into the middle rope. Stratton with a Running Hip Attack. Stratton stomps on Henley’s back. Stratton uses the bottom rope as a weapon. Stratton sends Henley face first into the canvas for a two count. Stratton applies a front face lock.

Henley with a knife edge chop. Henley with a forearm smash. Henley ducks a clothesline from Stratton. Henley with a BackBreaker. Henley clotheslines Stratton. Henley with a leaping back elbow smash. Stratton denies The Running Bulldog. Stratton catches Henley in mid-air. Stratton with The Samoan Drop. Sarray nails Stratton with The Sunray Dropkick behind the referee’s back. Henley connects with The Shining Wizard to pickup the victory. After the match, Henley celebrates on the stage with Josh Briggs & Brooks Jensen.

Winner: Fallon Henley via Pinfall 

Carmelo Hayes & Trick Williams Segment 

Third Match: LA Knight vs. Grayson Waller w/Sanga In A Last Man Standing Match 

Knight clotheslines Waller on the stage before the bell rings. Knight sends Waller face first into the bleacher railings. Knight dumps Waller face first on the plexiglass. Knight with a forearm smash. Knight slams Waller’s head on the ring apron. Knight grabs a trash can. Waller kicks Knight in the gut. Waller slams Knight’s head on the plexiglass. Knight with a reverse hammer throw into the steel ring steps. Knight rolls Waller back into the ring. Knight hammers down on Waller’s chest. Knight catapults Waller throat first into the bottom rope. Knight repeatedly stomps on Waller’s chest. Knight with a Running Knee Strike. Knight punches Waller. Short-Arm Reversal by Waller. Waller drops Knight with The Hot Shot into the ropes. Waller drives his knee into Knight’s ribs. Waller is putting the boots to Knight. Waller hammers down on the back of Knight’s neck. Waller applies the cravate. Waller with Muay Thai Knee Strikes. Waller continues to hammer down on the back of Knight’s neck. Knight launches Waller over the top rope. Waller hangs Knight’s neck off the top rope. Waller hits The Roll Through Stunner.

Knight fights out of the fireman’s carry position. Knight kicks Waller in the gut. Waller denies The BFT. Waller scores the elbow knockdown. Waller talks smack to Knight. Knight reverses out of the irish whip from Waller. Waller kicks Knight in the face. Waller ascends to the top turnbuckle. Knight with The SuperPlex. Knight kicks Waller in the gut. Knight drops Waller with The BFT. Waller heads to the outside. Knight with a clubbing blow to Waller’s chest. Knight clotheslines Waller off the apron. Waller attacks Knight repeatedly with the trash can lid. Waller with a flying sledge. Waller with a downward elbow smash. Waller sets up a table on the floor. Knight kicks Waller in the gut. Knight is throwing haymakers at Waller. Waller with a Back Body Drop on the floor. Waller with a gut punch. Waller hammers down on the back of Knight’s neck. Knight gives Waller the trash can lid treatment. Knight and Waller starts brawling up the scissors lift podium inside the CWC. Knight goes for a Bodyslam, but Waller lands back on his feet. Waller is trying to dump Knight over the podium. Knight with three haymakers.

Knight sends Waller falling off the scaffold. Knight is fired up. Sanga actually caught Waller in mid-air. Knight attacks Sanga with a steel chair. Sanga Chokeslams Knight on the apron. Waller starts dancing in the ring. Knight avoids the fist drop. Knight drops Sanga face first into the steel ring post. Knight handcuffs Sanga to the ring post. Knight tells Waller to bring it. Knight blocks a boot from Waller. Knight with two clotheslines. Knight whips Waller into the turnbuckles. Knight with a Leaping NeckBreaker. Knight Powerslams Waller. Knight kicks Waller in the gut. Waller negates The BFT. Waller rakes the eyes of Knight. Waller goes for a Roll Through Stunner, but Knight counters with The Belly to Back Suplex through the table on the floor. Waller avoids the referee’s ten count. Knight tees off on Waller. Waller begs for mercy. Knight grabs a steel chair. Knight kicks Waller in the face. Knight puts the trash can over Waller’s head. Knight delivers multiple chair shots to Waller and Sanga. Knight clears the announce table. Waller attacks Knight with a foreign object. Waller connects with The Flying Elbow Drop through the announce table to pickup the victory.

Winner: Grayson Waller 

Fourth Match: Io Shirai & Kay Lee Ray vs. Kacy Catanzaro & Kayden Carter In A Second Round Match In The 2022 Women’s Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic Tournament 

Kay Lee Ray and Kayden Carter will start things off. Collar and Elbow Tie Up. Ray backs Carter into the ropes. The referee calls for a clean break. Strong lockup. Carter with an arm-drag takeover. Carter mocks Ray. Misfired SuperKicks. Chop Exchange. Carter starts twerking. O’Connor Roll Exchange. Carter with a flying boot for a two count. Carter applies an arm-bar. Carter tags in Catanzaro. Carter whips Ray across the ring. Catanzaro sweeps out the legs of Ray. Carter with a sliding dropkick. Catanzaro with The Slingshot Senton. Ray tags in Shirai. Catanzaro ducks under two clotheslines from Shirai. Catanzaro goes for a Headscissors Takeover, but Shirai lands back on her feet. Shirai sends Catanzaro into the ropes. Shirai goes for a Belly to Back Suplex, but Catanzaro lands back on her feet. Shirai goes for a PowerBomb, but Catanzaro counters with The Hurricanrana. Shirai with The La Magistral for a two count. Catanzaro with a Leg Scissors Rollup for a two count.

That leads us to a quick standoff in the center of the ring. Stereo Dropkicks. Carter with a Cartwheel SuperKick to Ray. Catanzaro kicks Shirai in the face. Carter with a Flying Crossbody Block off the ring apron. Catanzaro follows that with The Corkscrew Pescado. Shirai and Ray regains control of the match during the commercial break. Carter with an arm-drag takeover. Shirai drops Carter with a shoulder tackle. Carter avoids The Elbow Drop. Carter side steps Shirai into the turnbuckles. Shirai takes a swipe at Catanzaro. Shirai goes for a Bodyslam, but Carter counters with The Spinning DDT. Carter tags in Catanzaro. Catanzaro sweeps out the legs of Shirai. Catanzaro knocks Ray off the apron. Catanzaro with a chop/forearm combination. Catanzaro with a diving corner clothesline. Catanzaro follows that with a Modified X-Factor for a two count. Shirai reverses out of the irish whip from Catanzaro. Catanzaro holds onto the ropes. Carter tags herself in.

Carter with The Spinning Hook Kick. Catanzaro trips Shirai. Carter and Catanzaro goes for The Assisted MoonSault, but Shirai puts her knees up in the air. Shirai sends Carter face first into the middle rope. Shirai delivers The Tiger Feint Kick. Shirai with The Missile Dropkick for a two count. Shirai tags in Ray. Carter knocks Ray off the apron. Shirai drops Carter with The Shotei. Catanzaro answers with The Pump Kick. Ray with The GourdBuster. Carter with The SpringBoard Bulldog for a two count. Ray slaps Carter in the face. Carter SuperKicks Ray. Carter tags in Catanzaro. Ray denies The 450 Splash/Hsngman’s NeckBreaker Combination. Catanzaro denies The Double SuperPlex. Carter dumps Shirai out of the ring. Carter punches Ray in the back. Carter puts Ray on her shoulders. Catanzaro drills Ray with The Doomsday Reverse Hurricarana for a two count. Shirai throws Carter into the steel ring steps. Ray SuperKicks Catanzaro. Ray connects with The KLR Bomb. Ray tags in Shirai. Shirai plants Catanzaro with The Moon Over MoonSault to pickup the victory.

Winner: Io Shirai & Kay Lee Ray via Pinfall 

Fifth Match: Imperium (c) vs. MSK For The WWE NXT Tag Team Championship 

Marcel Barthel and Nash Carter will start things off. Collar and Elbow Tie Up. Barthel with a side headlock takeover. Carter answers the headscissors escape. Barthel grabs the left leg of Carter. Carter repeatedly kicks Barthel in the face. Barthel applies The Ankle Lock. Carter escapes the hold. Barthel puts Carter on the top turnbuckle. Carter blocks The Step Up Enzuigiri. Carter with a Flying Hurricanrana. Carter ducks a clothesline from Barthel. Carter sweeps out the legs of Barthel. Carter with a basement dropkick. Carter with a knife edge chop. Barthel reverses out of the irish whip from Carter. Carter ducks a clothesline from Barthel. Barthel with a running elbow strike. Barthel taunts Carter. Barthel repeatedly kicks Carter in the back. Barthel applies a rear chin lock. Carter decks Barthel with a JawBreaker. Carter tags in Lee.

MSK gangs up on Barthel. Carter with a Leaping Double Foot Stomp. Lee hooks the outside leg for a two count. Lee punches Barthel in the back. Lee delivers his combination offense. Barthel with two overhand chops. Barthel tags in Aichner. Lee rolls under a clothesline from Aichner. Lee kicks Aichner in the gut. Lee shoves Aichner. Lee teep kicks Aichner into the ropes. Aichner catches Lee in mid-air. Aichner bodyslams Lee into the ropes. Aichner stomps on the left knee of Lee. Aichner applies a leg lock. Aichner works on the left leg of Lee. Aichner goes into the lateral press for a two count. Aichner goes for a Bodyslam, but Lee lands back on his feet. Lee with a forearm shot across the back of Aichner. Lee with combination kicks. Lee tags in Carter. Lee sends Aichner face first into the canvas. Carter applies The Muta Lock. Lee with a basement dropkick. Carter hooks the outside leg for a two count.

Chop Exchange. Uppercut Exchange. Carter with the backslide cover for a one count. Carter kicks Aichner in the gut. Aichner reverses out of the irish whip from Carter. Aichner blocks a boot from Carter. Aichner with a short-arm clothesline. Aichner tags in Barthel. Barthel kicks Carter in the gut. Barthel applies The Cobra Clutch. Carter drops Barthel with a Ripcord Knee Strike. Barthel stops Carter in his tracks. Carter knocks Aichner off the ring apron. Carter rolls under a clothesline from Barthel. Carter tags in Lee. Lee scores two forearm knockdowns. Lee SuperKicks Aichner off the apron. Lee with a flurry of strikes. Following a snap mare takeover, Lee dropkicks the back of Barthel’s neck. Lee sends Barthel to the corner. Lee with a running forearm smash. Lee with a Step Up Enzuigiri. Lee follows that with a MoonSault Press. Lee tags in Carter. Carter with The Flying Cannonball Senton off the apron. Aichner hits The Tilt-A-Whirl BackBreaker. The Creed Brothers storms into the ring which forces the disqualification. After the match, The Creed Brothers demolishes Imperium and MSK

Winner: Still WWE NXT Tag Team Champions, Imperium via Disqualification 

Updated WWE NXT Stand & Deliver 2022 Match Card 

1.) Carmelo Hayes (c) w/Trick Williams vs. TBD In A Ladder Match For The WWE NXT North American Championship 

Sixth Match: Bron Breakker (c) vs. Tommaso Ciampa vs. Dolph Ziggler In A Triple Threat Match For The WWE NXT Championship 

Ziggler is playing mind games with Breakker and Ciampa. Ciampa rocks Breakker with a forearm smash. Ciampa rolls Breakker over for a one count. Ziggler with rapid fire haymakers. Breakker with a reverse hammer throw into the turnbuckles. Ciampa attacks Breakker from behind. Ciampa with clubbing blows to Breakker’s back. Ciampa whips Breakker across the ring. Breakker ducks a clothesline from Ciampa. Ciampa avoids the flying shoulder tackle. Ciampa unloads two knife edge chops. Ciampa ducks a clothesline from Breakker. Breakker leapfrogs over Ciampa. Ciampa drops down on the canvas. Breakker drops Ziggler with The SpineBuster. Breakker clotheslines Ciampa. Breakker with a Double Vertical Suplex. Breakker with a straight right hand. Breakker puts Ciampa on the top turnbuckle. Breakker gets crotched on the top turnbuckle. Ziggler sends Breakker crashing to the outside.

Ziggler dodges The Big Boot. Ciampa blocks The SuperKick. Ziggler denies The Fairy Tale Ending. Ziggler with a double leg takedown. Ziggler with the jackknife cover for a two count. Ciampa avoids The Famouser. Ciampa ducks a clothesline from Ziggler. Ciampa rocks Ziggler with a forearm smash. Ciampa with a double leg takedown. Ziggler repeatedly kicks Ciampa in the chest. Ziggler is throwing haymakers at Ciampa. Ziggler with the irish whip. Ciampa clotheslines Ziggler. Ciampa catapults Ziggler face first into the top turnbuckle pad. Ciampa lands The Tornillo. Ciampa starts patting himself on the shoulder. Ciampa rolls Breakker and Ziggler back into the ring. Ciampa delivers Forever Clotheslines. Ziggler dropkicks Ciampa in mid-air. Breakker with an Inside Out Lariat. Ciampa kicks Ziggler out of the ring. Ciampa slams Ziggler’s head on the announce table.

Ciampa kicks Breakker in the gut. Breakker with a reverse hammer throw into the steel ring steps. Breakker rolls Ciampa back into the ring. Ciampa with a chop/forearm combination. Ziggler drives Ciampa face first into two turnbuckle pads. Ziggler repeatedly stomps on Ciampa’s chest. Ziggler starts biting Ciampa’s forehead. Ziggler transitions into a corner mount. Ciampa with an Inverted Atomic Drop. Breakker with an Overhead Belly to Belly Suplex. Ciampa drives his knee into the midsection of Breakker. Breakker reverses out of the irish whip from Ciampa. Breakker sends Ciampa chest first into the canvas. Breakker applies The Steiner Recliner. Ziggler responds with The Sleeper Hold. Breakker with a Double Back Senton Splash. Haymaker Exchange. Ciampa with a chop/haymaker combination. Breakker rocks Ciampa with a forearm smash. Ziggler is throwing haymakers at Breakker.

Ciampa with a Running Knee Strike to Breakker. Ziggler rolls Ciampa over for a two count. Ziggler hits The Famouser. Ziggler drops Ciampa with The Zig Zag for a two count. Ciampa kicks Breakker in the face. Ziggler with a Leaping DDT. Ciampa with a Running Knee Strike to Ziggler. Ciampa nails Ziggler with Project Ciampa for a two count. Ciampa goes for The Fairy Tale Ending, but Breakker counters with The Spear. Breakker denies The Zig Zag. Breakker Spears Ziggler. Breakker connects with The Press Powerslam for a two count. Robert Roode pulled the referee out of the ring. Breakker starts brawling with Roode on the stage. Ciampa with The Willow’s Bell. Ciampa with The Fairy Tale Ending. Ziggler shoves Ciampa towards the corner. Ziggler hooks the outside leg for a two count. Ciampa dumps Ziggler out of the ring. Ciampa goes for The Running Pump Knee Strike, but Roode pulled Breakker out of harms way. Ziggler SuperKicks Ciampa to pickup the victory.

Winner: New WWE NXT Champion, Dolph Ziggler via Pinfall 

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Author: Josh Lopez