WWE NXT Results (4/12/22): Tag Team Title Gauntlet Match

WWE NXT
April 12, 2022
The Capitol Wrestling Center
Orlando, Florida

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Commentators: (Vic Joseph & Wade Barrett)

Transcription by Josh Lopez

First Match: Cameron Grimes (c) vs. Solo Sikoa For The WWE NXT North American Championship 

Grimes denies The Samoan Drop. Grimes regroups in the corner. Test Of Strength. Grimes the left leg of Sikoa. Grimes backs Sikoa into the ropes. Grimes with The O’Connor Roll for a two count. Sikoa avoids The PK. Sikoa rolls Grimes over for a two count. That leads us to a quick standoff in the center of the ring. Grimes with a waist lock go-behind. Grimes with a deep arm-drag. Grimes applies an arm-bar. Sikoa answers with the headscissors neck lock. Grimes pops back on his feet. Grimes with an arm-bar takeover. Sikoa sends Grimes to the corner. Grimes dives over Sikoa. Grimes with another arm-bar takedown. Sikoa whips Grimes across the ring. Sikoa with two shoulder tackles. Sikoa with a Running Senton Splash. Sikoa dodges The Cave In. Grimes wants Sikoa to shake his hand. Sikoa obliges. Grimes tells Sikoa to kiss his grits.

Forearm Exchange. Grimes kicks Sikoa in the gut. Grimes slams Sikoa’s head on two turnbuckle pads. Sikoa kicks Grimes in the gut. Sikoa slams Grimes head on two turnbuckle pads. Sikoa clotheslines Grimes over the top rope. Sikoa rolls Grimes back into the ring. Grimes with a Step Up Enzuigiri. Grimes blasts Sikoa with The PK. Grimes with a Flying Cannonball Senton off the ring apron. Grimes kicks Sikoa in the face. Grimes with clubbing mid-kicks. Sikoa with a single leg takedown. Sikoa with a stomp/mid-kick combination. Sikoa hooks the outside leg for a two count. Sikoa with two haymakers. Sikoa whips Grimes into the turnbuckles for a two count. Sikoa repeatedly stomps on Grimes ribs. Sikoa with a Running Senton Splash for a two count. Sikoa applies an arm-bar. Grimes with heavy bodyshots. Sikoa answers with a deep arm-drag. Sikoa applies another arm-bar.

Grimes with an arm-drag escape. Second Forearm Exchange. Sikoa HeadButts Grimes. Sikoa with a Running Hip Attack. Grimes side steps Sikoa into the turnbuckles. Grimes with The Hurricanrana. Grimes with a shoulder tackle. Grimes ducks a clothesline from Sikoa. Grimes with a German Suplex for a two count. Sikoa with a Hip Toss into the turnbuckles. Sikoa follows that with The Running Stinkface for a two count. Grimes denies The Samoa Drop. Third Forearm Exchange. Sikoa SuperKicks Grimes. Grimes kicks Sikoa in the face. Grimes dives over Sikoa. Grimes hits The Collision Course for a two count. Grimes goes for The Cave In, but Sikoa counters with The Samoan Drop for a two count. Sikoa ascends to the top turnbuckle. Grimes with forearm shivers. Sikoa HeadButts Grimes. Sikoa SuperKicks Trick Williams. Sikoa with a Flying Splash off the apron. Grimes connects with The Cave In to pickup the victory. After the match, Grimes and Sikoa gets laid out by Carmelo Hayes and Trick Williams.

Winner: Still WWE NXT North American Champion, Cameron Grimes via Pinfall 

Second Match: Von Wagner w/Robert Stone vs. Ikemen Jiro 

Jiro attacks Wagner before the bell rings. Jiro with a Step Up Enzuigiri that sends Wagner tumbling to the floor. Stone runs out of the ring. Wagner regroups on the outside. Jiro says that he’s gonna kick Wagner’s ass. Jiro is throwing haymakers at Wagner. Wagner drives his knee into the midsection of Jiro. Wagner goes for a Bodyslam, but Jiro lands back on his feet. Jiro with another Step Up Enzuigiri. Jiro transitions into a corner mount. Wagner dumps Jiro face first on the top turnbuckle pad. Wagner drops Jiro with a Running Lariat. Wagner with a HeadButt/Elbow Drop Combination.

Wagner sends Jiro chest first into the turnbuckles. Wagner with The Fallaway Slam. Jiro with clubbing palm strikes. Wagner sends Jiro into the ropes. Wagner applies The Bear Hug. Wagner goes for a Belly to Back Suplex, but Jiro lands back on his feet. Jiro repeatedly kicks the left hamstring of Wagner. Jiro ducks a clothesline from Wagner. Jiro with a flurry of jacket punches. Short-Arm Reversal by Jiro. Jiro with a Flash Knee Strike. Jiro SuperKicks Wagner. Jiro lands The Swanton Bomb for a two count. Jiro gets distracted by Stone. Wagner delivers The Big Boot. Wagner connects with The Death Valley TKO to pickup the victory. After the match, Wagner gets instructions from Sofia Cromwell. Wagner launches Jiro into the WWE Universe.

Winner: Von Wagner via Pinfall 

Third Match: Mandy Rose (c) w/Toxic Attraction vs. Dakota Kai For The WWE NXT Women’s Championship 

Collar and Elbow Tie Up. Kai with forearm shivers. Rose hides behind the ropes. Rose kicks Kai in the gut. Rose with clubbing blows to Kai’s back. Kai with a gut punch. Rose bodyslams Kai. Rose poses for the crowd. Rose slams Kai’s head on the top turnbuckle pad. Rose repeatedly stomps on Kai’s chest. Rose rams Kai’s face across the top strand. Rose tugs on Kai’s hair. Rose goes for another bodyslam, but Kai lands back on her feet. Kai with The Rolling Crucifix for a two count. Kai punches Rose in the back. Rose sends Kai to the corner. Kai with a quick rollup for a two count. Kai with two deep arm-drags. Kai dropkicks Rose. Rose reverses out of the irish whip from Kai. Kai sends Rose to the ring apron. Kai nails Rose with The Pump Kick.

Kai wipes out Toxic Attraction with a Flying Crossbody Block to the outside. Rose regains control of the match during the commercial break. Rose applies a bodyscissors hold. Rose drives her knee into the midsection of Kai. Rose whips Kai across the ring. Kai ducks a clothesline from Rose. Kai leapfrogs over Rose. Kai goes for a Headscissors Takeover, but Rose counters with The SitOut FaceBuster for a two count. Rose whips Kai into the turnbuckles. Rose is choking Kai with her boot. Following a snap mare takeover, Rose applies a rear chin lock. Rose transitions into a bodyscissors hold. Rose rolls Kai over for a two count. Kai side steps Rose into the turnbuckles. Kai kicks Rose in the chest. Kai with forearm shivers. Kai drops Rose with The Scorpion Kick for a two count.

Following a snap mare takeover, Kai with a Double Foot Stomp. Kai with a flying mare takeover. Kai follows that with The Face Wash. Kai with a Side Russian Leg Sweep for a two count. Rose fights out of the fireman’s carry position. Kai dodges The Pump Knee Strike. Rose avoids The Roundhouse Kick. Rose hits The SpineBuster for a two count. Rose starts favoring her right hamstring. Rose toys around with Kai. Kai with an inside cradle for a two count. Kai HeadButts Rose. Kai kicks the left knee of Rose. Kai delivers The Kairopractor. The referee gets distracted by Gigi Dolin. Kai nails Jacy Jayne with The Pump Kick. Kai grabs the NXT Women’s Championship. Rose connects with The Pump Knee Strike to pickup the victory. After the match, Wendy Choo attacks Toxic Attraction with super soakers.

Winner: Still WWE NXT Women’s Champion, Mandy Rose via Pinfall 

Fourth Match: Draco Anthony vs. Xyon Quinn 

Anthony with a waist lock go-behind. Anthony dropkicks Quinn. Anthony mocks Quinn. Anthony applies a side headlock. Quinn whips Anthony across the ring. Quinn drops Anthony with a Body Block. Quinn is playing mind games with Anthony. Quinn applies a wrist lock. Anthony backs Quinn into the turnbuckles. The referee calls for a clean break. Anthony with a double handed chop. Quinn turns Anthony over.

Quinn with clubbing shoulder blocks. Quinn with a Big Biel Throw. Anthony lunges over Quinn. Anthony with a Running Lariat. Anthony applies a hammerlock. Anthony drives Quinn shoulder first into the top turnbuckle pad. Anthony with The Northern Lights Suplex. Anthony slaps Quinn in the back of the head. Anthony continues to mock Quinn. Quinn unloads a flurry of strikes. Quinn HeadButts Anthony. Quinn with another Biel Throw. Quinn scores the elbow knockdown. Quinn hits The Death Valley Driver. Quinn connects with Three Forearm Smashes to pickup the victory.

Winner: Xyon Quinn via Pinfall 

Tony D’Angelo & Santos Escobar Backstage Segment 

Fifth Match: Pretty Deadly vs. Legado Del Fantasma w/Elektra Lopez vs. The Creed Brothers w/Malcolm Bivens vs. Grayson Waller & Sanga vs. Josh Briggs & Brooks Jensen w/Fallon Henley In A Five Way Gauntlet Match For The Vacated WWE NXT Tag Team Championship 

THE CREED BROTHERS VS. LEGADO DEL FANTASMA

Brutus Creed and Raul Mendoza will start things off. Brutus with a waist lock takedown. Mendoza immediately kicks Julius off the ring apron. Mendoza sends Brutus tumbling to the floor. Mendoza tags in Wilde. Assisted Crossbody Block to the outside. Wilde is fired up. Wilde rolls Brutus back into the ring. Wilde hooks the outside leg for a one count. Wilde kicks Brutus in the chest. Brutus scores the elbow knockdown. Brutus tags in Julius. Julius scores a forearm knockdown. Julius takes a swipe at Mendoza. Wilde attacks Julius from behind. Corner Clothesline Party. Mendoza with a Rising Knee Strike. Mendoza with a Twisting Vertical Suplex. Wilde follows that with a SpringBoard SomerSault Senton for a two count. Wilde repeatedly stomps on Julius’ chest. Wilde tags in Mendoza. Mendoza with The Slingshot Senton. Mendoza kicks Julius in the face. Mendoza tag in Wilde. Wilde continues to put the boots to Julius. Julius scores the ankle pick. Julius applies The Ankle Lock. Brutus with a running elbow smash to Mendoza.

Stereo Ankle Locks. Meeting Of The Minds. Julius with a Release German Suplex to Mendoza. Julius tags in Brutus. Brutus sends Wilde chest first into the canvas. Brutus with two sledges. Brutus knocks Mendoza off the apron. Brutus is raining down hammerfists. Brutus PowerBombs Wilde for a two count. Brutus with a sharp knee strike. Brutus tags in Julius. Julius goes for a Belly to Back Suplex, but Wilde lands back on his feet. Wilde decks Julius with a JawBreaker. Wilde tags in Mendoza. Mendoza kicks Julius in the gut. Mendoza with a knife edge chop. Julius reverses out of the irish whip from Mendoza. Mendoza dropkicks Julius into the middle turnbuckle pad. Julius launches Mendoza to the middle rope. Mendoza with The SpringBoard Missile Dropkick. Mendoza tags in Wilde. Wilde hits The 450 Splash for a two count. Mendoza dropkicks Brutus to the floor. Brutus pulls Mendoza out of the ring. Julius with The Olympic Slam. Julius tags in Brutus. Assisted SpineBuster. Brutus connects with The Sliding Lariat which scores the first elimination of the match.

THE CREED BROTHERS VS. JOSH BRIGGS & BROOKS JENSEN 

Creed Brothers starts brawling with Briggs and Jensen after the bell rings. Assisted Bodyslam for a two count. Brutus tags in Julius. Briggs sends Brutus crashing to the outside. Briggs side steps Julius into the turnbuckles. Briggs with a Running Lariat. Brutus gets sandwiched on the outside. Briggs and Jensen PowerBombs Brutus through the announce table. Briggs with a straight right hand. Briggs goes for a Bodyslam, but Julius lands back on his feet. Julius dropkicks Briggs. Jensen tags himself in. Briggs reverses out of the irish whip from Julius. Double Shoulder Tackle. Double Haymaker.

Jensen applies The Camel Clutch. Jensen transitions into a front face lock. Briggs tags himself in. Jensen whips Julius across the ring. Inverted Atomic Drop/Big Boot Combination. Briggs tags in Jensen. SitOut PowerBomb/Chokeslam Combination for a two count. Briggs knocks Brutus off the ring apron. Jensen tags in Briggs. Flying Knee Strike/Dominator Combination for a two count. Brutus dumps Jensen out of the ring. Briggs drops Brutus with The Big Boot. Briggs tags in Jensen. Double Irish Whip. Brutus tags himself in. Double Hip Toss. Julius pulls Briggs out of the ring. Brutus avoids the chop block. Brutus delivers The Sliding Lariat to score the next elimination.

THE CREED BROTHERS VS. GRAYSON WALLER & SANGA 

Julius Creed and Sanga will start things off. Julius ducks a clothesline from Sanga. Sanga drops Julius with The Big Boot for a two count. Waller holds onto Brutus legs. Sanga with two uppercuts. Sanga talks smack to Julius. Sanga goes for The Chokeslam, but Julius lands back on his feet. Julius is throwing haymakers at Sanga. Sanga shoves Julius out of the ring. Sanga tags in Waller. Waller with two running haymakers. Waller’s sleeve was all a rouse. Waller starts dancing at ringside. Waller rolls Julius back into the ring. Waller drives his knee into Julius ribs. Waller repeatedly stomps on Julius chest. Waller is picking Julius apart. Waller tags in Sanga. Sanga with a running knee strike. Sanga is putting the boots to Julius. Sanga punches Julius in the back.

Sanga kicks Julius in the ribs. Sanga bodyslams Julius. Sanga tags in Waller. Sanga bodyslams Wlaler on top of Julius for a two count. Waller applies a front face lock. Julius with a Northern Lights Suplex. Brutus and Sanga are tagged in. Sanga clotheslines Brutus. Sanga tags in Waller. Following a snap mare takeover, Waller with a Leaping Elbow Drop for a two count. Waller applies a rear chin lock. Waller grabs a side headlock. Brutus with a Belly to Back Suplex. Brutus tags in Julius. Julius scores two forearm knockdowns. Julius goes for a dropkick, but Sanga jumps off the apron. Julius ducks a clothesline from Waller. Julius with a chop block. Julius applies a front face lock. Brutus tags himself in. Waller scores a right jab. Waller tags in Sanga. Brutus uppercuts Waller. Sanga kicks Brutus in the gut. Sanga applies a nerve hod. Brutus with a crotch lift suplex. Brutus tags in Julius. Julius with a double leg takedown. Julius connects with The Sliding Lariat to score the next elimination.

THE CREED BROTHERS VS. PRETTY DEADLY 

Pretty Deadly attacks Creed Brothers before the bell rings. Julius struggles to get back on his feet. Prince drives Julius back first into the turnbuckles. Prince with clubbing shoulder blocks. Prince whips Julius across the ring. Prince scores the elbow knockdown for a two count. Prince punches Julius in the back. Prince with a clubbing blow to Julius chest. Prince tags in Wilson. Prince grabs Julius from behind. Wilson with a gut punch. Wilson applies a leg lock. Wilson with three elbow drops. Wilson tags in Prince. Prince drives his knee into the midsection of Julius. Prince with an elbow drop for a two count. Prince with two uppercuts. Julius is displaying his fighting spirit. Prince drives his knee into the midsection of Julius. Julius with a single leg takedown. Prince tags in Wilson.

Wilson with another elbow drop for a two count. Wilson with a Sliding Knee Strike. Wilson tags in Prince. Double Gut Punch. Double Vertical Suplex for a two count. Prince applies a top wrist lock. Julius decks Prince with a JawBreaker. Prince attacks Julius from behind. Prince tags in Wilson. Wilson kicks Julius in the gut. Wilson uppercuts Julius. Wilson with a running elbow smash. Wilson tags in Prince. Forearm/Uppercut Exchange. Julius with a Side Belly to Belly Suplex. Julius tags in Brutus. Brutus shoves Prince. Prince tags in Wilson.

Prince runs Brutus into the turnbuckles. Wilson with a leaping back elbow smash. Assisted Double Knee GutBuster. Prince throws Julius into the steel ring steps. Wilson hooks the outside leg for a two count. Brutus with an inside cradle for a two count. Wilson attacks Brutus from behind. Wilson tags in Prince. Assisted CodeBreaker for a two count. Prince with a knee lift. Prince tags in Wilson. Brutus dumps Prince out of the ring. Wilson with a running elbow smash. Julius clotheslines Prince back into the ring. The referee is losing complete control of the match. Both guys are knocked down after a double headbutt. Brutus goes for The Sliding Lariat, but Prince counters with The Big Boot. Prince knocks Julius off the ring apron. Wilson tags in Prince. Pretty Deadly connects with Spilt Milk to pickup the victory.

Winner: New WWE NXT Tag Team Champions, Pretty Deadly via Pinfall 

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Author: Josh Lopez