NXT Live Results 2-12-20
Welcome everybody to the final NXT show till NXT Takeover: Portland. There have been two matches introduced for this show. We’ll see Kushida vs. Adam Cole and Lio Rush vs. Angel Garza to earn the precise for a Cruiserweight Title match.
We open the show with Roddy Robust within the ring reducing a promo on Velveteen Dream and the way this feud is not concerning the title it is private. Robust calls for an apology since Dream put his spouse and little one on his gear. He’s interrupted by Bronson Reed and a match has begun.
The 2 men start the match nonetheless with jackets and over shirts on and it begins as more of a struggle than a match. Reed will get the early benefit nonetheless is shortly minimize off by Robust and his chops. Reed lastly regains the upper-hand by slamming Robust after which placing his shirt over his face.
Robust will get Reed into the corner for a couple of punches however is shortly thrown down once more and Reed begins utilizing his dimension and power. Reed grabs Robust and places him in a stalling suplex that lasts for nearly 30 seconds within the air however then lacking Robust within the corner as he runs outside. Reed then does a diving shoulder sort out from the apron and each me are on the outside as we go to industrial.
Throughout the industrial break, each men brawl outside a bit and find yourself again within the ring with Robust slamming Reed and going for a pin. We come again from industrial with Reed going for a pinfall try and getting a two rely. Reed places Robust on his shoulders, dropping him neck first on the highest rope after which touchdown an enormous clothesline for a two rely.
This text will likely be stay and always up to date typically so keep tuned for all of your NXT info tonight. Reed makes an attempt to go to the highest rope however is caught by Robust for a superplex for a two rely. Robust hits a kick to the outside however Dream cuts the lights out which permits Reed to regain the upper-hand for a second till Robust hits a giant knee for the win.
After the match, Velveteen Dream cuts a really private promo on Robust and has “Call me up Marina” on his tights in addition to an image of Marina and Robust’s Son on his tights.
Matt Riddle and Pete Dunne have a pretaped section attempting to get to Portland for NXT Takeover. They get pulled over after Dunne drives on the flawed side of the street and we discover out neither have a driver’s license. The section ends with them questioning how they may get to Portland.
We come again from industrial break with Angel Garza backstage with Cathy Kelley discussing his match later within the night time. Lio Rush interrupts Garza and tells him that he is not the identical man that he was when he misplaced his title.
We now have a match starting shortly between LeRae and Kai which shows quite a few counters after which quite a few suicide dives from LeRae onto Kai. LeRae then hits a missile dropkick from the highest rope for a two rely. Kai lastly positive aspects the higher hand and makes an attempt a superplex to the outside however its shortly reversed though Kai maintains management and will get a two rely.
LaRae’s nostril is busted open doubtless from a giant boot to the face earlier within the match after which Candice’s shoulder was pushed into the ring post simply earlier than a industrial break. We come again from break and Lerae hits a giant kick after which a center rope swinging neck breaker earlier than hitting a excessive angle German suplex after which locking within the GargaNO escape. Kai nonetheless reverses and rolls up LeRea for the win.
After the match, Kai assaults Lerae till Nox comes from nowhere and have to be pulled aside by officers.
Gargano and Grimes are up next with Gargano coming to the ring first and giving excessive fives to little children by the ring. This match begins with conventional chain wrestling maneuvers and a rope break with commentary discussing Gargano’s physique. Gargano grounds Grimes with a entrance face lock and Gargano continues to use his athletic means and technical wrestling talents.
This continues till Grimes cuts off Gargano with a knee to the waist nonetheless his momentum would not final lengthy till Gargano clotheslines Grimes to the outside, then hits a kick to the face and a rolling cannonball to the outside. We go to a industrial break with Grimes catching Gargano earlier than a DDT and throwing him throughout the ring.
We come again from industrial with Grimes throwing Gargano into the turnbuckles after which getting a two rely with a german bridge suplex. Gargano regains management with a mixture of strikes ending in a giant clothesline after which the slingshot spear for 2.
Gargano and Grimes now trade huge strikes and two counts after which superman punches. Grimes catches Gargano with the backflip bodyslam for a two rely and the gang begins chanting NXT loudly. The 2 Superstars traded superkicks after which Gargano connects with a big-time DDT after which locks within the GargaNO escape for the win.
The next match on the show is to decide the primary contender for the Cruiserweight Championship. The 2 men start off fast and Garza makes an attempt a piledriver onto the apron and Rush misses a backflip to the outside and Garza catches him and smashes him in opposition to the ring post and stairs.
We come again from industrial break with Rush hitting a suicide dive and a corkscrew splash onto the outside, then again inside for a kick to the face and a pin for a two rely. Garza counters Rush and get a two rely after a powerbomb face smash.
Rush lastly regains the higher hand and connects with a frog splash to the outside and rolls Garza again in for one more Frog Splash try however Garza will get the knees up. Rush rolls up Garza and will get the win and would be the primary contender for the Cruiserweight Championship.
Garrett and Belair are up next as Mauro references Buster Douglas, shortly into this match Belair takes out the earrings and defeats Garrett shortly. After the match, Belair cuts a promo about profitable the title this weekend and is shortly interrupted by Rhea Ripley. After Ripley assured victory she is dropped with a KOD from Belair.
The Primary Occasion for the night is Kushida and Adam Cole in a non-title match. Kushida opens up this match scorching and takes Cole to the outside earlier than Cole throws him into the metal steps. Kushida shortly regains management and hits a giant transfer off the highest rope and begins engaged on the arm.
We come again from industrial break with Kushida nonetheless in management and goes to the highest rope with the champ. Cole knocks Kushinda off the ropes however Kushida will get Cole to the bottom and locks in an armbar however is damaged up with a rope break.
Cole lastly will get management of the match and a two-count earlier than each men are standing off putting one another. Kushida reverses the Panama Dawn into an armbar in the midst of the ring. Kushida nearly will get the win with a roll-up nonetheless Cole kicked out on the final second.
Cole hits a superkick to the again of Kushida as he makes an attempt a springboard again elbow after which hits the final name for the win. Ciampa comes out after the match and heads to the ring to face off with Cole.