NXT Results (12/13) – We start off with a look back at Saturday’s NXT Deadline.
Vic Joseph and Booker T welcome us to the show. We then goes to the ring where Roxanne Perez is supposed to talk about her Iron Survivor challenge big win. Unfortunately for her, we see a Hummer arriving in the parking lot, honking the horn. Men’s Iron Survivor Challenge winner Grayson Waller gets out ranting.
Waller enters the arena and says a real Superstar is here now. Fans boo him as he brags about making history at Deadline, speaking from the crowd. Perez keeps trying to yell to interrupt him. She finally tells him to shut his mouth but he acts like he doesn’t see her in the ring. Perez says Waller wasn’t the only Iron Survivor Challenge winner, because she also won and did it before him, and she did it by entering with the #1 spot. Waller calls Perez Booker T’s favorite wrestler and says she’s growing up so fast it’s adorable, but she went first because she had to get home for bed.
Waller talks some more trash and says there’s no way Perez will beat NXT Women’s Champion Mandy Rose. The music interrupts and out comes NXT Champion Bron Breakker. He says Waller is wrong, Perez is THE Iron Woman of NXT. Breakker is in the ring with Perez now, Waller still in the crowd. Breakker says we don’t give a damn what Waller thinks because Perez is the next NXT Women’s Champion. Fans chant for Perez. Waller says wrong, then asks Breakker how his jaw is feeling due to the post-match attack at Deadline. Waller goes on bragging about his Deadline performance and says he will take the title from Breakker at New Year’s Evil.
Breakker ends up chasing Waller up the stairs in the crowd, but he trips. Breakker keep chasing Waller. Rose suddenly appears behind Perez in the ring, laying her out with a belt shot. Rose says Perez will never be champion. Rose raises the title in the air as she stands over Perez with the music playing.
– We see JD McDonagh backstage talking to a trainer earlier today. JD learns he’s cleared, and he knows all about his injuries as he explains the diagnosis to the trainer. Julius Creed and Brutus Creed are also in the trainer’s room. JD pokes at him for his recent injuries. Julius says he’s been good to go, but JD did that stupid little thing to his knee and now the trainers won’t leave him alone. Brutus says since JD tried to hurt his brother, he will hurt him tonight. They have some more words until the camera cuts back to the ring.
– We see Roxanne Perez trying to pull herself up while NXT Women’s Champion Mandy Rose is making her exit. Perez yells at Rose, and asks if she thinks she’s the baddest bitch in the game. Perez doesn’t want to wait until New Year’s Evil for her title shot, she challenges Rose to a title match tonight. Rose laughs and says if that’s what Perez wants, she’ll get it.
– We see NXT North American Champion Wes Lee walking backstage. Channing “Stacks” Lorenzo attacks him from behind and they brawl. We hear Tony D’Angelo cheering Stacks on. Now they brawl out into the arena. Lee blocks a shot into the steel ring steps. The referee calls them into the ring, and here they come.
NXT North American Champion Wes Lee vs. Channing “Stacks” Lorenzo
The bell rings for this non-title match and NXT North American Champion Wes Lee continues wailing on Channing “Stacks” Lorenzo. Lee with a big bulldog. Lee keeps control until Stacks drops him, then stomps away while talking trash.
Stacks with a big uppercut for a 2 count. They trade counters and Lee nails a dropkick to send Stacks to the floor. Lee then runs the ring and nails a big dive, taking Stacks back down on the floor. We go to a commercial break.
Back from the break and Stacks has dominated, keeping Lee down. Lee fights up and out. Lee kicks the leg out and Stacks hits the turnbuckle face-first. They tangle some more and Stacks kicks Lee, but then runs into a boot. Lee ends up going down hard on his head from the corner. Stacks keeps Lee down as Perez vs. Rose is confirmed for tonight.
Stacks with a tilt-a-whirl backbreaker for a close 2 count right in front of Tony D. Stacks with a single-leg Crab now. Lee finally gets close to the bottom rope but Stacks drags him back as Tony D barks from ringside. Lee kicks Stacks away but Stacks quickly catches him with another backbreaker. Lee kicks out at 2. Stacks keeps control until Lee nails a jawbreaker. Stacks quickly counters again for another slam and a 2 count. Tony D and Stacks are a bit frustrated now. Lee mounts offense now.
Lee makes his comeback, dropkicking Stacks in the back while he’s down. Lee with a running kick in the corner, then a German suplex. Fans rally for Lee now. Lee flips back at Stacks a few times and catches him with a kick on the way down. Lee covers for the pin to win.
Winner: Wes Lee
– After the match, Lee stands tall as the music hits. Donovan Dijak’s music interrupts and out he comes. Dijak hits the apron as Lee looks on. Tony D suddenly drops Lee from behind as fans boo. Tony spikes Lee into the mat, then talks some trash. Fans chant “Tony sucks!” now. Tony tells Dijak he just did the job for him. Tony D and Stacks leave as Dijak stares down at Lee from the apron while he’s down.
– Andre Chase and Thea Hail are walking backstage when they see Duke Hudson shaking hands with Drew Gulak. Andre approaches Duke and asks him what the hell was that, and if Duke is in the Chase U transfer portal. Chase admits he was wrong last week, and Duke was right. Duke wants to make sure he heard this right. Andre tells Hail he loves her passion but she was not ready for Isla Dawn last week. Hail says she really tried. Hail thanks Duke for caring, and says he can’t transfer. Duke says he’s not transferring, he still has a lot to learn. Chase asks him if he’s ready for tonight’s match. Duke is ready to give Damon Kemp a Chase University-sized ass kicking.
– We go back to the ring and out come NXT Women’s Tag Team Champions Katana Chance and Kayden Carter for commentary. Back to commercial.
Gigi Dolin and Jacy Jayne vs. Ivy Nile and Tatum Paxley
Jacy misses a boot and Ivy with punches. Gigi and Tatum get in the ring and Jacy and Gigi with super kicks. Jacy with a cannonball off the apron onto Ivy and Gigi with a kick to Tatum. Jacy has some words for Kayden and Katana before sending Ivy back into the ring. Jacy with a back senton for a near fall. Gigi tags in and she kicks Ivy and Jacy with a clothesline. Gigi gets a near fall. Ivy with punches and an arm bar. Gigi with a forearm and an STO for a near fall. Jacy tags in and they kick Ivy. Ivy with a kick to Gigi and Jacy goes to the floor. Ivy with a forearm to Jacy and a kick to Gigi. Jacy sends Ivy into Katana and Kayden.
Gigi hits Tatum from behind. Katana and Kayden grab Jacy and Gigi and the referee calls for the bell.
Winners: Jacy Jayne and Gigi Dolin (by disqualification)
After the bell, the brawl continues at ringside as officials rush down to try and restore order. Fans chant “let them fight!” now.
– Fallon Henley, Josh Briggs and Brooks Jensen are backstage now. Henley is on the phone with her father. Jensen is worried about how his shirt fits as he hopes to see Kiana James tonight. Henley hangs up and says her dad commented on how this will be a tough year because of the family bar. Briggs and Jensen promise to have her back. She says her dad is looking into some things. Briggs says if he needs anything, they’ve got it. Jensen says he feels like their luck will change because 2023 will be their year.
– We see Von Wagner and Mr. Stone walking backstage. We also see Odyssey Jones, Edris Enofe and Malik Blade walking. Back to commercial.
– Carmelo Hayes and Trick Williams are looking at stuff on Trick’s phone. Trick wants to know why people are saying Hayes missed on Saturday. Hayes says he didn’t miss, he didn’t win. If the match was 30 minutes he would be the one opening tonight, facing Bron Breakker, and at Judgment Day. Williams talks about Hayes being posterized by Axiom. They say it isn’t going down like that. Hayes tells Williams to delete that photo because he is going to delete Axiom.
Odyssey Jones vs. Von Wagner
They lock up and go around the ring. Wagner with a knee and forearm to the back. Jones stays on his feet on a shoulder tackle attempt. Von tries two more times and fails. Wagner gets down in a three point stance and Jones goes into a four point stance. Jones with a shoulder tackle and a slam. Wagner punches Jones and goes up top and hits a clothesline. Wagner with kicks and punches. Wagner with a running boot to the head. Wagner with a kick and he goes after Malik’s sweater but Blade gets it. Wagner with a sleeper. Jones sends Wagner away and Wagner returns to the sleeper. Jones with a clothesline or two. Jones with a splash into the corner. Jones with an Irish whip and Wagner with a back elbow. Jones with a power slam. Stone takes the sweater and Enofe chases Stone. Blade kicks Wagner and Jones with a cross body for the three count.
Winner: Odyssey Jones
McKenzie Mitchell is with Javier Bernal and McKenzie says that she is pulling for Jiro. She says she is usually unbiased but who doesn’t love Jiro? Bernal says he does not. He says he will prove it to his Big Body Bandits. He changes it to Big Body Ballers. He changes it to the Big Body Bulldogs. McKenzie asks if he means Georgia. Bernal says he has to prepare for his Big Body Believers.
We go to commercial.
– Back from the break and Vic plugs Nikkita Lyons’ TikTok.
Ikemen Jiro vs. Javier Bernal
We go back to the ring and Ikemen Jiro is facing off with Javier Bernal as their entrance are already wrapping up.
The bell rings and Bernal drops Jiro first but he kips-up for a pop. Jiro with a headlock now. Jiro drops Bernal and dances around. They tangle some more and block each other, but Bernal turns Jiro inside out with a clothesline. Bernal mounts more offense and hits a sliding clothesline for 2.
Bernal mounts Jiro with right hands as fans chant “Javi sucks!” now. Bernal grounds Jiro with a headlock as fans rally for Jiro. They go to the floor and Bernal teases that he will toss Jiro into the barrier, but he throws him back int he ring instead. Bernal wastes some time at ringside, allowing Jiro the chance to fly out and take him down.
Bernal brings it back in and mounts offense now as fans rally with him. Jiro drops Bernal but runs into an elbow in the corner. Jiro takes Bernal to the top and rocks him. Jiro with a big hurricanrana, then the flying dropkick for the pin to win.
Winner: Ikemen Jiro
After the match, Jiro stands tall as the music hits. We go to replays. Jiro is celebrating when Scrypts suddenly attacks him out of nowhere. Scrypts beats Jiro around and nails a plancha from the top s fans boo. Scrypts poses over Jiro in the middle of the ring now.
– We see The New Day backstage walking to the ring. Back to commercial.
– Back from the break and we get a pre-recorded promo from Wendy Choo. She’s disappointed she didn’t qualify for the Iron Survivor Challenge, but she’s glad Cora Jade didn’t win. She goes on about what has recently happened between she and Jade, and how Jade reminds her of a girl who embarrassed her when she was a teenager at her first sleepover. Jade throwing the drink in her face brought her back to that moment where she felt two inches tall and invisible. She never, ever wants to feel like that again.
– We see Roxanne Perez backstage getting ready for the main event.
– We go back to the ring and out come new NXT Tag Team Champions Kofi Kingston and Xavier Woods of The New Day. Fans pop and chant “New Day rocks!” now.
Woods takes the mic from the entrance-way, and introduces them as your new NXT Tag Team Champions. Kofi points to how they are Triple Crown Tag Team Champions now. They rush the ring as a “Triple Crown!” chant breaks out. Woods points to how Kofi is the first-ever singles and tag team Triple Crown winner. Fans chant “Kofi! now. Woods says Kofi has also set the record for the most tag team reigns in WWE with 15, but Booker says he has 16. Kofi says he wasn’t going to say anything because he doesn’t want Booker salty, but it feels good to be a 15-time tag team champion. Kofi says as good as this moment feels to him… a “you deserve it!” chant interrupts.
Kofi says this is even more of a special moment for Woods. Fans chant “Woods!” now. Woods says this is kind of full circle for him as he was here in NXT when it began, and he actually had the first NXT match ever… against Big E. Fans chant for Big E. Woods says he was also the first to graduate from NXT to RAW but something always didn’t sit right with him because he never got the chance to hold NXT gold. But look at them now! They go on celebrating until the music interrupts and out comes Elton Prince and Kit Wilson of Pretty Deadly.
Pretty Deadly yells for this to stop as The New Day stole their titles and ruined Christmas. Woods points to a fan dressed as Santa Claus in the crowd and says they’d never ruin Christmas. Fans chant “Santa!” now. The back & forth continues until Brooks Jensen and Josh Briggs come out with an American flag. Briggs congratulates The New Day, but they also want a title shot. The New Day, Briggs and Jensen recite the Pledge of Allegiance but Pretty Deadly can’t stand it. Fans chant “USA!” now. Woods tells Pretty Deadly to look how easy things are when you just do what they say. Woods tells Briggs and Jensen they will see them next week on the title shot. The babyface teams have another show of respect, then stand together for another salute to the flag from the entrance-way as Pretty Deadly look on from the ring.
– We see NXT Women’s Champion Mandy Rose backstage warming up for the main event.
– We go back to the ring and out comes JD McDonagh. Back to commercial as he hits the corner to pose.
– We take a look at a photo shoot from earlier today. They talk about the Iron Survivor Match. Elektra says Indi never wins the big one and she says she would have won if she was in the match. Indi attacks Elektra and they have to be separated.
JD McDonagh vs. Brutus Creed
They lock up and JD goes to the turnbuckles and Brutus with a clean break. JD with a side head lock take down off the turnbuckles. JD with a forearm and Brutus is not happy. JD with another forearm and Brutus doesn’t care. JD with chops and forearms. JD with a drop kick and Brutus stays on his feet. Brutus with a Dragon chop and he slaps JD in the corner. JD kicks Brutus away and Brutus with a double leg take down and forearms. JD sends Brutus to the floor when Brutus charges at him. JD drop kicks Brutus in the back from the apron. Brutus holds his wrist and JD slams the arm into the announce table and apron. JD with a forearm to the back of the head.
JD goes for a drop kick and Brutus catches him and catapults JD over the top rope to the floor. JD gets back into the ring and he connects with a forearm. Brutus fires back. Brutus with a German suplex. JD drops Brutus on the top rope. JD kicks Julius from the apron. Brutus misses a splash into the corner and JD drops down and Brutus goes to the floor. JD with a kick to Brutus. JD looks under the ring and he gets a chair. Sanga takes the chair from JD and JD with an elbow to Brutus and Devil Inside on the floor. JD sends Brutus back into the ring and hits another Devil Inside for the three count.
Winner: JD McDonagh
After the match, The Creeds stare down Indus Sher.
– McKenzie asks Zoey about Nikkita’s TikTok and Zoey yells at McKenzie for asking her about it. Nikkita is a waste of roster space. She was saving Nikkita from herself, but she has changed her mind. Get Nikkita in her ring and she can bring all of her gadgets. Zoey says she will bring her talent.
– Lyra Valkyria talks about how it is time to add a new feather to her collection. She says she is ready to begin. You will see the rise of Lyra Valkyria.
We go to commercial.
– Isla Dawn says in preparation of the Winter Solstice, she calls the elements. The black mist is something dangerous. In powder form, it is more pure. Anything can happen. The unholy Enchantress will rise and the darkness of night will envelope Alba Fyre.
Lyra Valkyria vs. Amari Miller
They lock up and Lyra with an arm drag and she gets a near fall. They lock up and Lyra with a wrist lock. Miller with a side head lock. Miller avoids Lyra and Lyra with an enzuigiri and Miller goes to the floor. Lyra with a drop kick through the ropes. Lyra sends Miller back into the ring and Miller with a back elbow. Miller sends Lyra into the turnbuckles. Lyra with a back heel kick and a kick to the head and a head butt. Lyra with an axe kick and a Northern Lights suplex for a near fall. Lyra with an Irish whip and she misses a charge into the corner but stops short.
Miller with a leg sweep and back senton for a near fall. Lyra with a spinning back heel kick and she goes up top. Lyra with a frog splash for the three count.
Winner: Lyra Valkyria
– McKenzie is with Axiom and she asks him about his match against Carmelo Hayes. Axiom says you can see that he is nervous and McKenzie is confused. Axiom says he is not afraid of Hayes. He tells McKenzie to look deep into his eyes but she cannot see his eyes. Axiom says he fears no one in the ring. He will look just like this after he beats Carmelo, but with a big smile on his face.
We go to commercial.
– We are back and Brooks walks in the back and Kiana stops him and he asks if she is talking to hiim. Kiana says Brooks should be happy he has a title match. Brooks says he is worried about Fallon because she has some bar problems. Kiana gives Brooks an early Christmas gift and it is a dress shirt. Brooks says Fallon’s parents are dealing with some financial problems and he can’t do anything about it. Kiana tells Brooks to worry about what he can control.
– We see Ivy Nile, Tatum Paxley, Jacy Jayne, Gigi Dolin, Katana Chance, and Kayden Carter fighting in the back.
Duke Hudson vs. Damon Kemp
They lock up and Kemp sends Duke into the mat. Kemp with a wrist lock. Duke with a side head lock and shoulder tackle followed by a slam. Kemp goes to the apron and drops Duke on the top rope. Kemp sends Duke into the turnbuckles and then hits Duke from behind and follows with a neck breaker for a near fall. Kemp runs the forearm across the bridge of the nose. Duke with punches. Kemp with a gutwrench gourdbuster and a spear for a near fall. Kemp with a reverse chin lock.
Drew Gulak comes out and Andre yells at Drew. Drew says something to Andre and walks awway.
Kemp punches Duke. Duke starts to Hulk Up as Kemp continues with the punches. Duke with forearms and a side slam. Duke biels Kemp and he connects with jabs and a Bionic Elbow. Duke sets for a running boot and connects for the three count.
Winner: Duke Hudson
– Roxanne Perez and Mandy Rose walk in the back as we go to commercial.
NXT Women’s Title Match: Roxanne Perez vs. Mandy Rose
Back from the break and it’s time for the main event as Roxanne Perez comes out to a pop. NXT Women’s Champion Mandy Rose is out next by herself. We get formal ring introductions from Alicia Taylor.
They lock up and break. Rose talks some trash. They lock up again and Perez drops Rose with a shoulder. Perez shows Rose up some to cheers from the crowd. Rose goes to work on the leg but breaks away and dropkicks Perez to the mat for a 2 count. They tangle some more and Perez hits two deep arm drags.
Perez grounds Rose by her arm now. They trade more counters and a pin attempt. Rose with a knee to the gut. Rose charges into the corner but hits the ring post when Perez moves. Rose falls out to the floor. Perez runs and leaps out, taking Rose down on the floor to a big pop. Fans chant “NXT!” now. Perez works Rose over at ringside now, then goes for Pop Rocks but Rose blocks it. Rose sends Perez into the steel ring steps as we go to a picture-in-picture commercial break.
Rose dominates through the break and takes off a piece of Perez’s gear, swings it through the air and tosses it out to Booker T. Perez fights back and tries to turn it around but Rose puts her back down in the corner. Rose grounds Perez in the middle of the ring with a knee to the back now.
Fans do dueling chants as Rose has Perez down by her arm. Perez rolls free but Rose grabs her. Perez with a jawbreaker. Perez runs the ropes and clubs Rose with a double axe handle. Perez has her side Russian leg sweep blocked. They tangle some more and Perez dropkicks Rose into the corner. Perez with a running uppercut into the corner as fans cheer her on. She charges for another uppercut but Rose cuts her off.
Rose goes to the top but Perez rocks her with an uppercut. Perez climbs up and launches Rose to the mat for another close 2 count. Rose blocks a kick and drops Perez on her face for a close 2 count. Perez side-steps Kissed By The Rose and drops Rose but she kicks out. Rose goes right into a Crossface submission. They break for a 2 count. Rose nails Kissed By The Rose but Perez kicks out at 2.
Rose and fans can’t believe it. Rose is pissed now as she has words with the referee. Fans rally for Perez. Fans do dueling chants now as Rose tries to get Perez back to her feet. Perez blocks the double underhook, then cradles Rose for 2. Perez rocks Rose and hits Pop Rocks for the pin to win the title.
Winner and New NXT Women’s Champion: Roxanne Perez
After the bell, the crowd goes wild and Perez begins crying as the referee presents her with the NXT Women’s Title. We go to replays. A disappointed Rose looks on from the ring as an emotional Perez raises the title belt on the entrance-way. NXT goes off the air with Booker T laughing and cheering for his former student.
NXT Results (12/13)