Welcome to eWrestling.com's WWE NXT: "Stand And Deliver (Night One)" Results for the Wednesday, April 7th, 2021 edition of WWE's black and gold brand, NXT, which airs from the WWE Capitol Wrestling Center in Orlando, Florida at 8:00 p.m. Eastern Time/7:00 p.m. Central Time.
Advertised for this week's special edition of WWE NXT: "Stand And Deliver (Night One)": The NXT Women's Title will take center stage on Night 1 of NXT TakeOver: Stand & Deliver, as Io Shirai defends against Raquel González in a commercial-free main event. WALTER will also putthe NXT United Kingdom Championship on the line against Tommaso Ciampa, MSK, Grizzled Young Veterans and Legado del Fantasma will clash for the vacant NXT Tag Team Titles and more. Catch all the action tonight at 8/7 C on USA Network and simulcast on Peacock in the U.S. and on WWE Network everywhere else!
Featured below are complete results and live coverage of the Wednesday, April 7th, 2021 edition of WWE NXT: "Stand And Deliver (Night One)" airing on USA Network which begins live at 8/7C! The following report was written by eWrestling.com's longest running female reporter, Jamie Rush. Follow Jamie on Twitter @JamieRush312.
Kick-Off Show: WWE NXT TakeOver: Stand and Deliver (Night One)
As we enter the Pre-Show to WWE NXT TakeOver: Stand And Deliver (Night One) we are welcomed by Sam Roberts who is joined by the former MMA fighter, Jimmy Smith (from SiriusXM). As the kick-off show gets underway, Roberts and Smith hype up tonight's TakeOver event stating that there's so much action, NXT had to take TWO nights to fit it all in!
We are reminded that in order to watch WWE NXT TakeOver: Stand & Deliver (Night One) the stream is available for the pre-show as well as the full event on the USA Network as well as WWE Network. At this point Roberts and Smith take the time to give a quick run-down on the card for tonight's show. We are informed that the main event will be the NXT Women's Championship Match between Io Shirai and Raquel Gonzalez!
We are then sent to the ring as the first (and only) pre-show match-up is prepared to get underway as we get the entrances for both Toni Storm and Zoey Stark to get the match going!
Toni Storm vs Zoey Stark
Out first is Toni Storm as her entrance theme sounds and the crowd boos loudly to kick off the first match up of the evening! Storm enters the ring where she awaits her opponent for tonight's pre-show match up! Out next is Zoey Stark who makes her way down the ramp and then lands an impressive Springboard over the ropes and into the ring with her opponent, Storm.
With both competitors inside the ring, the referee signals for the bell. The bell rings and our pre-show match is officially underway! To start the action, we see Storm standing in her corner of the ring as Stark simply smiles at her in a mocking way before heading in. Next we see both women head into the center of the ring as they begin circling one another. After a bunch of jockeying, Stark finally applies a Headlock to Storm inside the ring.
Next, Storm repositions to put Stark in a Leg Lock, forcing the break to her Headlock hold. Storm again applies a Headlock to Stark who quickly maneuvers her way out of the hold to transition in to an Arm Lock. After that we see Stark allow Storm back up to her feet as she sends her into the ropes. Stark quickly counters as she sends Storm to the corner, to follow up with a Running Elbow on Storm in the corner of the ring! Stark quickly follows up with a Missile Dropkick! Stark climbs to the top but Storm meets her with a counter of her own.
Storm applies several holds to slow the action momentarily at this point. Next we see Storm hit a Snap Suplex for the pin fall attempt. Stark kicks out and the match continues! Next, Storm moves in and attempts to grab Stark's leg, but Stark fights Storm off. At this point Storm forces Stark into a Single-Legged Crab! Stark twists and turns to push Storm away. Storm quickly comes back with a Strike to Stark! Storm holds Stark by the chin and delivers a Strike. Storm then follows up with a European Uppercut. At this point Stark fights back suddenly with a flurry of chops and strikes, but again Storm shuts it down.
Next we see Storm land Stark on the canvas. Stark quickly makes her way back to her feet as she runs over to strike Storm to continue the match. Stark then climbs to the top as she hits a Superplex! This unfortuntely takes both women down as the referee begins the count out. As the referee gets to the three, both women begin to stir and make their way back to their feet. Both women begin to alternate blows until finally Stark unleashes on Storm! Next, Storm dodges a Running Knee attempt from Stark and Storm counters with a wrap up. Stark gets the Standing Switch and drops Storm with a Running Knee! Stark goes for the cover.
Storm kicks out at the two and the match continues on as Stark gets angry now. It's now Storm's turn to shine and Storm plants Stark in the middle of the ring where she quickly goes for the cover. Stark luckily gets her shoulder up at the two to continue the match up! Finally, Storm pulls Stark up into a Butterfly Under-hook position, as she looks to end things here with her Storm Zero finisher. Stark luckily notices and blocks as she lands a Knee to the mid-section of Storm! Storm then hits a German Suplex on Stark! Then another! Storm again looks for the Storm Zero but simply can't get Stark up. Stark quickly turns it around and takes out Storm, rolling her up for the three count pin and win!
Winner: Zoey Stark
Backstage Interview: MSK
Following the first match-up we head backstage where we see MSK members Nash and Carter. They are asked about vacated tag team championship Triple Threat Match set for later tonight. Nash and Carter both state they want the titles back, then end the interview by saying its "MSK all day and MSK all night." Well alrighty then.
Samoa Joe Interviews Io Shirai and Raquel Gonzalez
We see separate interviews with Samoa Joe who takes the time to sit down with Raquel González and Io Shirai, separately, as both women are confident they're going to win.
Video Package: TakeOver Stand & Deliver (Night One)
Next we see a video package that highlights the events set to take place during tonight's WWE NXT TakeOver: Stand And Deliver (Night One) as we are informed that this is the largest card in TakeOver history, therefore it is spread over two nights to fit all the action in. The video ends by running down the entire card.
National Anthem Performed by Nita Strauss
Nita Strauss returns to TakeOver to play the national anthem for us and does so beautifully!
WWE NXT: "Stand And Deliver (Night One)" Results - (04/07/21)
We start with the WWE Then... Now... FOREVER!! opening sequence that plays us into the official opening for tonight's edition of WWE NXT: "Stand And Deliver (Night One)" which airs on the USA Network as the clock strikes 8:00 p.m. (Eastern Time) and we enter the WWE Capitol Wrestling Center in Orlando, Florida to get the special edition of WWE NXT: "Stand And Deliver (Night One)" officially underway!
"N-X-T! N-X-T!" sounds from the crowd as Vic Joseph welcomes us to tonight's special edition of WWE NXT: "Stand And Deliver (Night One)" which is so big, it took TWO nights to fit in all the action!! Wade Barrett and Beth Phoenix sit alongside Joseph on commentary for tonight's show!
Best Technical Wrestler Match
Pete Dunne vs. Kushida
We kick off night one of WWE NXT: Stand and Deliver as the "Bruiserweight" Pete Dunne takes on Kushida to prove that he is the better technical wrestler of the two! Dunne makes his way to the stage as he's officially announced as his entrance theme plays him down the ramp and into the ring where he awaits his opponent. Out next is Kushida as his entrance theme sounds, we are reminded that Kushida refused to release the Hoverboard Lock which caused both Kushida and Dunne to be eliminated during a match up last week. Kushida in the ring with Dunne, the referee signals for the bell. The bell rings and this first match up of Stand and Deliver (Night One) is officially underway!
Early on we see back and forth action between the two technical wrestlers as Dunne attempts an early submission attempt, then Kushida with the same. Dunne hits a Suplex on the apron that takes Kushida down! Dunne focuses in on Kushida as he re-enters the ring. Commentary notes that there is "nothing fancy" about Dunne's technical work at this point but adds that it doesn't matter as long as it gets the job done. Dunne focuses on the wrist of Kushida.
Dunne with a Slap to the chest of Kushida, Kushida responds with a Chop of his own. Dunne and Kushida go back and forth with Headbutts, Chops, and Strikes. The match spills over to ringside. Kushida flips off the ropes and hits a Springboard Backflip! Kushida runs to the top of the ramp and then runs back down with a massive Kick to Dunne. Octopus wrapped around the body of Kushida as Dunne wraps himself around Kushida. Kushida reverses and then hits a Kick to Dunne.
Dunne bends the digits of Kushida as he looks for the Springboard Back Elbow. Kushida is holding his fingers and Dunne holding the back of his head as we go to the picture-in-picture first commercial break of the evening!
ak and they trade big shots before another “NXT!” chant starts up. They fight on the mat now, trading headbutts. Dunne gets free and rocks Kushida but Kushida kicks him back. Kushida runs and hits a dropkick. Dunne ends up on the top but Kushida kicks him off. Kushida climbs up for a super Hoverboard Lock to the mat, nailing it. Dunne reaches for the bottom rope as the crowd rallies for Kushida.
Dunne finally gets the rope and breaks the hold. Kushida goes right back into a submission as fans chant for Dunne to tap. Dunne gets his foot on the bottom rope. Kushida goes to the top and delivers double knees to Dunne’s hurt elbow. Kushida leaps and catches Dunne in another Hoverboard Lock on their feet. Dunne turns into a 2 count but Kushida keeps a hold locked until Dunne gets his foot on the rope. Kushida swings but Dunne catches the strike and goes to bending the fingers as fans boo.
Dunne then stomps on the fingers. Dunne misses a roundhouse kick. Kushida swings but Dunne stomps the fingers again, then levels him with a kick to the head as the boos continue. Dunne nails The Bitter End in the middle of the ring for the pin to win.
Winner: Pete Dunne
After the Match
Dunne's music hits as we go to replays. We return to the ring where we see the referee checks on Kushida’s hurt hands as Dunne celebrates his victory alone in the middle of the ring.
Video Clip - Io Shirai and Zoey Stark
Next we head into a video clip that shows both Io Shirai and Zoey Stark arriving at the WWE Capitol Wrestling Center earlier today. We also see the arrival of Raquel Gonzalez and Dakota Kai from earlier in the day.
We are reminded that still to come is the Gauntlet Eliminator to determine the new #1 Contender to go head-to-head with the current reigning NXT North American Champion, Johnny Gargano. We see the rules on the screen as we head to commercial break!
Gauntlet Eliminator (Victor Becomes New #1 Contender to NXT North American Championship To Face Johnny Gargano On Night Two
Leon Ruff (first participant) vs. Isaiah “Swerve” Scott (second participant) vs. Bronson Reed (third participant) vs. Cameron Grimes (fourth participant) vs. Dexter Lumis (fifth participant) vs. LA Knight (final participant)
As we return from the commercial break, we head to the ring where the Gauntlet Eliminator is already underway as Leon Ruff and Isaiah “Swerve” Scott are the first in action to start the match off. The match spills over to ringside as both contenders are on the floor as Swerve lands Ruff over the barrier at ringside. Next Swerve lands a Running Dropkick to Ruff. The crowd "boo's" loudly. Back to his feet at ringside, we see Ruff counter Swerve as he hits a Back Cutter off the announce table where Joseph, Barrett, and Phoenix are sitting and delivering commentary. The crowd pops!
At this point, Ruff drags Swerve back towards the ring, rolling Swerve in and then getting in himself where he goes for a cover. Swerve kicks out at the two to continue the match. We get some back and forth action at this point, nothing too special to report as the match continues on. Swerve then hits a Slingshot into the top rope which takes Ruff down. Swerve then makes his way to the top turnbuckle where Ruff quickly meets him and delivers a heavy blow to Swerve. Swerve counters with a Strike of his own. Swerve then looks to hit a Super Powerbomb, to no avail as Ruff counters to send Swerve flying hard to the mat alone! The timer starts up and runs down as the next contender makes his way out.
Bronson Reed Joins Gauntlet Eliminator Match
As Bronson Reed makes his way out to the stage to his entrance theme, we see him quickly make his way down the ramp and join the match. We see Leon Ruff jump out over the ropes to meet Reed on the entrance way but Reed catches him and throws him back in. Immediately we see that Reed is double teamed by Ruff and Swerve. Reed takes Ruff out first then turns his attention to Swerve inside the ring. At this point Ruff rejoins the match as he goes to the top turnbuckle. Reed still holding Swerve in the air, Ruff jumps off the top turnbuckle and assists a Slam delivered to Swerve.
Next we see Ruff attacking Reed. Reed counters Ruff's initial attempt is a flop. Next we see Ruff looking for a German Suplex, to no avail as he's unable to lift Reed in any way shape or form! Swerve comes from behind and tries to throw both of them. Reed goes behind and ends up hitting a huge German Suplex on both Swerve and Ruff. This causes an "N-X-T! N-X-T!" chant from the crowd as the match continues on and we see the timer start back up once again!
Cameron Grimes Joins Gauntlet Eliminator Match
As the clock runs down, we next see Cameron Grimes make his way out to his entrance theme. Cameron slowly makes his way down the ramp, clearly taking his time getting to the ring, as he is clearly taunting Reed. Reed is still watching Grimes's slow-mo entrance to which Swerve takes advantage and lands a sneak-attack Dropkick to Reed. Grimes quickly makes his way in with a Moonsault from the top to drop Reed for the follow up. At this point, they all team up on Reed to send him to the outside. Next Grimes offers some money to Swerve. Swerve doesn't hesitate as he takes it. The two quickly embrace and Grimes then attacks Ruff in the corner of the ring!
Swerve stomps on Ruff now as he and Grimes keep the double team going on Ruff. Ruff fights back on Grimes but slips on the top rope for a botch with Grimes. Swerve takes advantage and launches Ruff into the corner, forcing a hard landing. Ruff is showered in dollar bills. Grimes and Swerve double team Reed now, keeping him out of the ring. Swerve with a big kick from the apron to the mouth of Reed. They go back to double teaming Ruff now. Ruff fights back but Grimes levels him with a big clothesline. Swerve levels Ruff with another Clothesline. We notice the clock is again running down for the next contender to join the match.
Dexter Lumis Joins Gauntlet Eliminator Match
As his entrance theme plays, we see Dexter Lumis slowly walking down to the ring. Back in the ring, Swerve takes Ruff out and pins him for the first elimination.
Swerve Eliminates Leon Ruff from the match.
Next we see Dexter Lumis hit a big DDT. Lumis does his creepy slither under the ropes and into the ring, which in turn causes Grimes to retreat in fear. Lumis then takes out Swerve with a Slingshot Suplex. He then does the same thing to Grimes. Lumis levels Swerve with a few shots to the jaw, then rocks him in the corner and hits a Bulldog. Reed is back in the ring now. He stares Lumis down in the middle of the ring as fans rally. Reed strikes first and they unload on each other. Lumis stuns Reed and tries to scoop him but can’t get him up. Lumis lands on his feet after Reed scoops him. Lumis finally scoops Reed on his shoulders but he gets free. Lumis sends Reed to the floor as Grimes comes in. Grimes and Lumis tumble over the top rope to the floor, landing hard in front of the announcers. The timer starts back up and out comes the final entrant – LA Knight.
L A Knight Joins Gauntlet Eliminator Match
Out finally, is L A Knight who makes his way to the stage carrying a microphone. Knight stops to kick Reed in the face as he’s on the side of the entrance ramp. Knight continues with his promo on each competitor but Reed grabs him from behind and tosses him into the ring. Reed stalks Knight but Knight pleads for him to take it easy. We go to a picture-in-picture commercial as Reed attacks but Knight gets the upperhand and delivers a big knee to the head from the apron. Knight launches himself in from the apron but Reed catches him with a big Samoan Drop in mid-air. As we head to commercial break.
As we return from the commercial break, Reed attempts a Splash to Knight in the corner of the ring. Knight immediately takes Reed down. At this point Cameron Grimes comes in and Knight catches him with a powerslam. Swerve is on the top turnbuckle but Knight runs and leaps up, slamming Swerve to the mat for a pop. Lumis is in now, staring Knight down. Grimes attacks and drops Knight. Lumis drops Grimes with the side-slam, then applies The Silence submission. Knight attacks and pins Lumis while he has the submission on Grimes. Lumis has been eliminated. Fans boo as Knight taunts Grimes.
At this point Scott goes at Knight with a Flying Knee. Grimes drops Knight and then Reed hits a senton on Knight. Reed pins Knight and he has been eliminated. It’s down to Reed, Swerve and Grimes now. Knight rants at ringside until Lumis grabs him for The Silence, taking him down to the floor and putting him to sleep in the hold. Grimes comes off the top rope, but Reed hits a Bionic Elbow to take him out. Reed whips Grimes to the corner. The force sends Grimes over to the ramp. Scott is sent sternum-first into the corner by Reed. Reed takes Knight down after he tried to blindside him. Reed whips Knight hard to the corner, but Knight soon comes back with a dropkick. Knight takes Grimes down with a slam before leaping to the top rope to hit Scott with a superplex. Lumis gets in the ring and scares Knight. Grimes tries to blindside Lumis, but Lumis takes him down and applies the Silence. Knight quickly hits a jackknife pin on Lumis for the elimination.
L.A. Knight eliminates Dexter Lumis from the match.
Cameron Grimes quickly slams Knight down in a moment of freedom. This allows Bronson Reed to hit a Senton Splash on Knight for the elimination!
Cameron Grimes eliminates LA Knight from the match.
Lumis pulls Knight out of the ring and applies the Silence to put him to sleep. It’s down to Grimes, Scott, and Reed. They exchange blows and kicks. Scott hits a flatliner on Grimes, and Reed topples over on top of them.
All three men are down. Grimes and Scott get to their feet and double-team Reed. Reed quickly fights back at them and hits the ropes, but they hit a double superkick. Reed clotheslines Scott, but Grimes catches him with a Collision Course! Wow! Scott turns on Grimes. Grimes fights back, but Scott rolls him up with a handful of tights to eliminate him!
Swerve eliminates Cameron Grimes from the match.
Finally we have Isaiah Swerve Scott and Bronson Reed in the ring as the final two in the match up. Swerve immediately takes it to Reed, but Reed Avalanches him down to counter. Next we see Reed as he goes to the top rope, but Scott hits him with a Dropkick to slow the action. Scott then hits Reed with a wild slam off the top rope onto the apron! Reed clutches his back in pain at ringside. Scott quickly exits the ring to join Reed on the outside. Scott then gets Reed in the ring and hits a 450 splash for a near fall.
Finally, we see Scott talking some trash as he hits a House Call presumably to take Reed down. Only Reed doesn’t go down. A stunned Scott then hits a second House Call, and Reed is down now. Scott pulls him up to his knees and talks some more trash. Scott goes for a third House Call, but Reed grabs him by the throat. Scott fights out and hits a third House Call for a near fall. Scott grabs the arm and tries to stretch him, but Reed fights out. Reed hits a vicious powerbomb before hitting a death drop driver! Reed follows up with a Tsunami for the three count pin and win!
Winner: Bronson Reed
After the Match
Bronson Reed stands tall in victory as we are informed by commentary that Reed will face Johnny Gargano for the NXT North American Championship on Night Two of NXT TakeOver: Stand and Deliver.
We are informed that the NXT UK Championship match is next.
Video Package: NXT United Kingdom Championship
We head into a video package that highlights the events leading up to the WWE NXT United Kingdom Championship match. As the video package comes to an end, we head to commercial break!
NXT United Kingdom Championship Match
WALTER vs. Tommaso Ciampa
As we return from the commercial break, we return to the ring inside the Capitol Wrestling Center as we prepare for the next match-up of the evening for the NXT United Kingdom Championship. Out first comes Tommaso Ciampa as his entrance theme sounds and he makes his way down the ramp and enters the ring where he awaits his opponent in tonight's title match up! NXT UK Champion WALTER who is solo as there is no sign of Imperium anywhere at this point. WALTER makes his way down the ramp and joins Ciampa inside the ring. The referee signals for the bell.
The bell rings and the match is officially underway! To start off the action, both contenders immediately size each other up as fans deliver dueling chants of "Let's Go WALTER!" and "Let's Go Ciampa!" is heard from the audience. We see WALTER taunting Ciampa and finally they meet in the center of the ring and they lock up. Still holding on tight, WALTER takes it to the corner and backs off as the referee counts. Ciampa ducks a big chop attempt. Ciampa shakes his finger at the champ like a teacher that caught a student cheating.
At this point they again lock up and Ciampa works on the arm of WALTER. Next, Ciampa strikes but WALTER levels him with a shoulder. Ciampa comes back with a high kick. WALTER takes him to the corner and holds him there but Ciampa fights out. WALTER with a big strike that angers Ciampa.
Walter follows Ciampa out of the ring. Ciampa hits a back elbow, but Walter quickly powers him onto the commentary table. Walter goes for a chop, but he breaks the desk when Ciampa moves. Ciampa fights back at Walter, but hits a back suplex on the apron. Walter is holding his hand in pain. Walter puts Ciampa in the corner and viciously forearms him down. Walter goes for a chop, but Ciampa gets an elbow up. Ciampa punches and chops Walter before going for a slam, but Ciampa cannot lift him. Ciampa twists the arm and kicks away at the hand. Ciampa goes for a German Suplex, but Walter gets out of it. Walter then viciously big boots him down. Walter is still holding his right hand in pain.
Walter grabs Ciampa for a Boston Crab, but has to transition to a single leg when he can’t grip with his injured right hand. Walter goes for an STF, but Ciampa fights it. Walter then knocks Ciampa down. Walter chokes Ciampa with his boot in the corner. Walter suplexes Ciampa back into the ring and peppers him with kicks. Ciampa goes to fight back, but Walter crushes him with a knee. Walter continues to attack, but Ciampa counters into a short-arm clothesline. Walter stays on his feet. Ciampa hits three more clotheslines, but Walter stays standing. Ciampa hits the ropes to try to take him down, but that doesn’t work. Ciampa continues to try to clothesline him down, but Walter stays up.
Ciampa tries to clothesline him over the top rope, but Ciampa doesn’t go down. Ciampa hits clothesline after clothesline, stunning Walter, but not taking him down. Ciampa hits five clotheslines against the ropes, but Walter doesn’t go over. Walter quickly chops him, but Ciampa fights back. Ciampa hits an air raid siren for a near fall. Ciampa continues to attack Walter and goes for a Fairy Tale Ending, but Walter gets out. Ciampa fights back and hits Walter with the Fairy Tale Ending for a near fall! Ciampa continues to attack, but Walter applies a sleeper hold. Ciampa gets to the ropes, so Walter smacks the hand down and hits a wild German Suplex. Walter then CRUSHES him with a clothesline for a near fall! Walter grabs Ciampa, but Ciampa bites the hand. Walter fights back, but Ciampa counters a clothesline into a cross-arm breaker using the injured hand!
Walter gets a foot on the bottom rope. Ciampa stomps and punches away at Walter, who is in the fetal position. Walter goes to the apron and jumps off pulling on Ciampa’s arm. Walter viciously clubs the chest, but Ciampa goes back to the hand. Walter head-butts him down and goes to the top rope. Ciampa cuts him off and hits an air raid siren off the second rope for a near fall! Wow! After taking a few moments to recover, Ciampa starts blasting Walter with chops. Walter uses his left hand to chop him, but it doesn’t have the same effect. Walter tries to take him down, but Ciampa bridges up. Walter attacks the surgically repaired neck of Ciampa before hitting two powerbombs… but Ciampa kicks out! Finally, Walter hits a half-and-half suplex then follows up by hitting a chop for the three count pin and win!
Winner And STILL NXT United Kingdom Champion: WALTER
Backstage Interview - Bronson Reed
Next we head backstage where Bronson Reed is interviewed backstage and he says he has waited a long time to get an opportunity like this. Johnny Gargano appears and tells him to enjoy the moment because tomorrow night will be a different story. Gargano says Reed better bring his gas tank because he’s fresh as a daisy and tomorrow night Reed’s fairytale is over.
Vacant NXT Tag-Team Championship Title
Triple Threat Match
Legado Del Fantasma vs. Grizzled Young Veterans vs. MSK
We return to the ring after the entrances of all three competing tag-teams as the referee signals for the bell to officially get the match underway. To start off the action we get Wes Lee, Zack Gibson, and Joaquin Wilde. All three immediately head in and Wilde knocks Gibson and Lee down to the canvas to kick things off. Wilde makes the tag, then he and Mendoza join together to take down Lee as they deliver Back Elbows. They follow up with a big flapjack to Wes Lee and a Double Dropkick. Next Gibson makes a come back as he slams Mendoza to the canvas. Gibson follows up by taking the wrist of Lee. After that Carter gets the tag and he teams with Lee to drop Gibson in the corner where he lands a Bronco Buster. Gibson throws Lee and Carter out of the ring, and goes after Mendoza.
Next a tag is made to James Drake and they drop both Wilde and Mendoza off the apron. Carter comes back with a springboard but Gibson shoves Drake out of the way and takes the splash. Drake goes to work on Carter in the corner and stomps him down. Drake continues the assault and applies a sleeper in the middle of the ring. Carter fights up but Drake hits a scoop slam for a two-count. Wilde and Mendoza are slowly making their way back t the apron as Drake rakes the face of Carter. Carter counters a Suplex and then makes the tag to Lee. MSK use a flurry of kicks and dropkicks to knock Drake from the ring, then Carter jumps off the back of Lee with a splash to GYV’s on the floor.
Wilde and Mendoza then knock Lee outside and jump on them all from the ring. Legado Del Fantasma hand Nash in the tree of woe and hit stereo Coast-To-Coasts for a near-fall as Gibson breaks the pin. Fantasma beat on Gibson after he begged for mercy. Mendoza slams Carter and tags Wilde so they can hit a rope-assisted arm-drag splash for a near-fall. Wilde delivers a knee to the back, then this a running crossbody for another two-count. Carter gets put in the corner and Mendoza tags in again for sharp jabs. Mendoza hits a running lariat in the corner and tags Wilde for one of his own. They do the repeated clotheslines and tags over and over, then Mendoza hits a springboard moonsault for a near-fall.
Drake rushes in and rolls-up Mendoza for a near-fall. Carter manages to tag Lee, who comes in hot against Mendoza and Drake with impressive strikes. Snapmare and a dropkick to Drake, then a suicide dive to Gibson on the floor. Lee gets back inside and immediately leaps over the ropes onto Mendoza and Wilde. Carter gets the tag and he leaps up for a moonsault and Lee shoves him in mid-air to land on Drake for a near-fall. Gibson grabs Lee on the apron and gets him in an electric chair, so Drake hits the ropes but he gets cut off but Carter. Lee tags in and drops Drake, then Fantasma run in but he catches them both with a springboard reverse DDT.
Lee looks to go up top but Gibson punches him in the throat. Gibson grabs Lee’s injured hand and holds it across the top turnbuckle, then Drake dropkicks it! Gibson tags in and slams Lee, then applies a wristlock and tries to make him tap. Carter rushes in but Drake grabs him and applies a submission of his own nearby. Carter grabs Lee’s hand to prevent him from tapping. Lee looks about to tap anyway when Mendoza and Wilde break the submissions. Mendoza gets Drake on his shoulders and Wilde jumps onto Drake, then splashes Gibson. Wilde stands on Lee’s hand, then he and Mendoza hit a Russian leg sweep/running heel kick but Lee kicks out!
Mendoza breaks it all up with a missile dropkick. Mendoza and Wilde double team GYV with a big move from the corner. They then double team Lee for a close 2 count and can’t believe it when he kicks out. Wilde beats Drake to the floor. Mendoza beats Carter to the floor. Gibson has Wilde on his shoulders now. Drake runs the ramp and hits a big Doomsday Device to knock him off. MSK with a big double team to Mendoza at ringside, leaving him face down as the referee checks on him. The Vets stand on the entrance way and stare MSK down as they struggle to get to the apron on the other side of the ring.
The two teams face off and enter the ring for a Dusty Classic finals rematch as fans chant “this is awesome!” now. They meet in the ring and start brawling. Lee is taken out. GYV goes at it on Carter but he drops them with a double Cutter. Lee tags in and hits the big double team Blockbuster to Gibson for the pin to win the titles as the NEW NXT Tag-Team Champions!!
Winners and NEW NXT Tag Team Champions: MSK
After the Match
Immediately following their victory, we see MSK's Lee and Carter hugging it out in the center of the ring as their music plays over the speakers in the Capitol Wrestling Center! We then go to replays and highlights from the match. NXT General Manager William Regal enters the ring and presents MSK with the titles as Taylor introduces them as the new NXT Tag Team Titles. They continue the celebration as fans cheer them on.
WWE NXT TakeOver: Stand and Deliver (Night Two) Card
Next we head to the commentary team as they give us a run-down of the card for Night Two of WWE NXT TakeOver: Stand and Deliver which will air tomorrow night at 8/7C!
In Attendance - Stephanie McMahon!
As we return from the commercial break we see WWE Chief Brand Officer Stephanie McMahon is shown at ringside with Sarray, the former Sareee.
NXT Women’s Title Match
Raquel Gonzalez vs. Io Shirai
Out first is Raquel Gonzalez as her entrance theme sounds and she makes her way to the ring for tonight’s main event, with Dakota Kai at her side. Gonzalez hits the ring and poses as she awaits her opponent for the evening's main event. Out next comes NXT Women’s Champion Io Shirai to a big pop from the crowd. They are formally introduced and the referee signals for the bell.
The bell rings and the match up is officially underway! To start the action we see Shirai immediately charges but Gonzalez catches her and rams her into the corner for shoulder thrusts. Gonzalez levels Shirai with a big boot. Gonzalez overpowers and unloads on Shirai in the corner now as Kai cheers her on and fans rally for Shirai. Shirai charges for a big Hurricanrana but Gonzalez overpowers. Shirai kicks free. Shirai kicks from the apron after Gonzalez misses in the corner again. Shirai goes to the top and nails a big Hurricanrana to send Gonzalez flying.
Io Shirai powers Raquel Gonzalez into the corner of the ring where she proceeds to deliver several Chops to the chest of Gonzalez, over and over again. Shirai then delivers a Double Stomp to the mid-section of Gonzalez. Gonzalez powers out, but spills over to the outside of the ring! Shirai takes advantage as she flies through the ropes hitting a Crossbody to Gonzalez who slams into the barricade.
Dakota Kai illegally enters the match up as she grabs Shirai on the apron and strikes. Back Heel to the chest of Gonzalez, followed by a Moonsault to wipe out Gonzalez. Gonzalez then lawn dart's champion into the ring post from ringside! Back in the ring, Gonzalez goes for the cover, Shirai kicks out to continue the match up! Gonzalez lifts Shirai, who attempts a counter but still rolls through for a quick cover again as Shirai again kicks out.
Gonzalez sends Shirai to drape over the top rope as she goes for an immediate cover, Shirai again kicks out. Gonzalez delivers Elbow after Elbow after Elbow going for the cover one more time... Shirai kicks out! Shirai with Chops to the chest of Gonzalez who then counters with a take down! Gonzalez grabs Shirai by the hair, dragging her back to her feet then hoisting her up to drape her over her shoulder as she bends Shirai's body over her back. Shirai tries to break free, then lands on her feet. Shirai flips Gonzalez and hits a Double Stomp to the mid-section of Gonzalez!
Raquel on the ramp, Shirai waves Raquel to come towards her, daring Raquel. Shirai then follows up with a Running Knee to Gonzalez on the ramp. Shirai on the skull at the top of the stage, comes flying through the air from 20ft high according to commentary, as she lands on Gonzalez! We see replays from all angles! At this point, Shirai drags the beaten body of Gonzalez back to the ring, rolling Gonzalez into the ring. Shirai climbs up top, Moonsault for the two count! Gonzalez somehow kicks out! Shirai flips out, shocked that Gonzalez kicked out! The crowd begins a "This is awesome! This is awesome!" chant! Gonzalez with a Kick to the mid-section of Shirai! Gonzalez slams Shirai to the floor at ringside! The referee checks on Gonzalez!
"What's it gonna take for you to stay down?!" Gonzalez asks. A Lariat from Gonzalez, turning the champion inside out! One Armed Power Bomb for the three count PIN AND WIN!
Winner and NEW NXT Women's Champion: Raquel Gonzalez
After the Match
The first woman EVER to beat the NXT Women's Champion and carry one half of the Women's NXT Tag-Team Championship! Raquel celebrates inside the ring as we head to highlights and replays from the match up!
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