Welcome to ITN’s Live Results and Updates Blog for WWE NXT episode of 11 December 2019 (12/11/2019).
- Date- 11 December 2019
- Location- Full Sail Live, Winter Park, FL, US
- Time- 8 PM EST(12 December 2019 1 AM GMT/6:30 AM IST)
Another exciting episode of NXT as we have so much to look forward to. Finn Balor, Keith Lee and Tommaso Ciampa will face-off in a number #1 contenders match for the NXT Championship. We also have a Cruiserweight Championship match between Lio Rush and Angel Garza, and the feeling that Angel Garza will be bestowed with the title is getting stronger. Mia Yim will get her hands on Dakota Kai and Rhea Ripley will also like to make a strong statement before her Women’s title match next week.
The show opens up with highlights from last week. NXT Champion Adam Cole is in the production area and cuts a promo calling tonight’s Triple Threat the stupidest thing he has ever heard of. He is on the run of a lifetime and that run is nowhere near finished.
Lio Rush vs Angel Garza – NXT Cruiserweight Championship
Rush attacks Garza during the introductions and they continue to brawl for some time. Both men try quick roll-ups before the brawl spilled out to the floor. Rush sends Garza into the steel ring steps. They fight at the apron and Garza sends Rush face-first into the edge of the apron. Rush tackles Garza and keeps with his kicks. Garza dodges the Come Up and nails a basement dropkick for a two-count.
Garza traps Rush in the corner and slaps him around as fans do dueling chants. Garza with a big superkick to the face for a close 2 count. They trade aggressive strikes now. Garza tells Rush to hit him harder. The brawl continues. Rush goes to leapfrog but Garza launches him throat-first into the top rope. Rush lands on the outside and Garza stands tall in the ring as we go to commercial.
Garza has Rush in a Full Nelson after the break. Rush makes it to the ropes. More back and forth. Garza catches Rush and they go to tumble over the top rope but Rush hangs on and stays in the ring. Rush with a springboard moonsault to Garza on the floor. Back in the ring, Rush kicks Garza in the head for a two-count.
Garza counters and hits the Come Up for two-count. Garza nails an enziguri and climbs up. But Rush shoves him off. Garza lands on his feet and hits a Spanish Fly for a near fall. They trade strikes punches before Rush kicks him. Garza comes back with a superkick and both men fall down. Rush counters and hits a Wing Clipper for a near fall.
Rush slides out of the Electric Chair and nails a Come Up for a close 2 count. Rush goes back to the top and hits the Final Hour. Garza crawls for the floor but Rush grabs him. Rush goes to the top for a Final Hour to the floor but Garza gets his knees up. Garza brings it back into the ring for a Wing Clipper but Rush kicks out again. Garza goes right into submission with a reverse Full Nelson. The referee calls the match as Rush goes out.
Winner- Angel Garza
The announcers lead us to a promo for the title match between NXT Women’s Champion Shayna Baszler and Rhea Ripley. Back from the break and we get a vignette with Finn Balor complaining about having to compete with Tommaso Ciampa and Keith Lee. In the ring, Angel Garza brought his girlfriend into the ring and proposed to her.
Cameron Grimes vs Raul Mendoza
The bell rings and Mendoza attacks to start. Mendoza unloads and Grimes goes to the floor for a breather. Mendoza goes to the top and leaps out with a corkscrew for a pop. Mendoza brings it back in but misses a shot from up top. Grimes collides in mid-air and takes him down. Kushida appears at ringside now, taunting Grimes as fans chant his name. Mendoza and Grimes continue to go at it. Fans chant for Kushida to take Grimes’ hat as he walks up the ring steps. Mendoza pins Grimes out of nowhere for the win.
Winner- Raul Mendoza
After the match, Mendoza celebrates while Kushida takes Grimes’ hat and runs back.
Jaxson Ryker vs Travis Banks
Ryker rocks Banks to start. Banks strikes back and before Ryker sends him out of the ring. Banks with a kick from the apron. Banks runs for a suicide dive but Ryker meets him in mid-air with a forearm. Ryker brings it back in and launches Banks into the turnbuckles. Ryker unloads in the corner now. Banks fights back but Ryker knocks him down.
Ryker with a springboard suplex and slaps Banks around. Travis keeps fighting back and nails dropkicks in the corner. Banks with a big cannonball in the corner, sending Ryker face-first into the turnbuckles. Banks goes to the top but rolls through. Ryker levels him with a big double ax handle. Ryker with a running knee to the face. Travis is suffering from a cut on his eye. Banks comes back with kicks and hits a Slice from Heaven out of the corner for the pin to win.
Winner- Travis Banks
Mia Yim vs Dakota Kai
The bell rings and Yim immediately nails a dropkick. Yim takes it to the corner but Kai turns it around. Yim tosses her across the ring. Yim hits a basement dropkick for a two-count. Yim goes on and applies a submission on the ropes. Yim with a missile dropkick now. Kai turns it around with ax kicks. Yim sends Dakota to the floor and launches her into the steel ring steps. Yim with a cannonball into the steps as we go to commercial.
Back from the break and they’re going at it. Kai with a big running boot in the corner for a close 2 count. Kai boots Yim in the face a few times as fans do dueling chants. Yim fights back and unloads, turning it around. Yim drops Kai for a 2 count. Yim catches Kai with an overhead belly-to-belly for another 2 count. Yim shows some frustration now. Kai avoids Code Blue but Yim keeps fighting. Yim nails Code Blue but Kai kicks out at 2.
They tangle in the corner and Kai catches Yim in a sitdown powerbomb for a 2 count. Kai misses a running kick in the corner. Yim rocks her and nails a German suplex for a 2 count. Yim drops Kai into her knee now. Kai falls out to the floor. Yim brings Kai back into the ring. Kai grabs the knee brace but the referee stops her as Yim watches. Yim charges and runs into a kick. Kai exposes the top turnbuckle now. They tangle and Kai sends Yim into the exposed turnbuckle, then rolls her up for the pin to win.
Winner- Dakota Kai
After the match, Kai exits the ring. Yim attacks her and takes the brawl into the production area, and sending her face-first into a wall. Yim clears two tables and nails a huge side suplex off the top level, putting Kai through the table. Yim recovers and stands tall as her music hits.
Breezango vs The Singh Brothers
Tyler Breeze & Fandango are dressed as the doctors this week. Sunil and Breeze start and Breeze gets a quick cover off a backcracker. Both teams get tags, and Fandango hangs Samir up in the corner for a leg drop. The Singh Brothers use quick tag and referee distraction to set Tyler up for the Bollywood Blast. Breeze gets free with a step-up enziguri, and Fandango clears the house after a hot tag. He hits the super falcon arrow on one brother and hits another with one also to get two-count. Breezango turned it back around with big double team moves on the floor. Fandango hits a Leg drop off the top for the pin and the win.
Kayden Carter vs Bianca Belair
Belair tosses her shirt at Carter and runs her over. Belair unloads in the corner now. She misses a few shots and Carter kicks her in the head. Belair goes behind but Carter slides out. More back and forth after a 2 count by Carter. Belair catches Carter with a backbreaker and a gutbuster.
Belair hits a Canadian backbreaker rack in the middle of the ring now. Carter tries to fight out as fans rally for her. Carter lands on her feet and hits a jawbreaker. Carter misses in the corner and Belair responds with a shoulder thrust into the corner, holding it. Belair goes on and dead-lifts Carter, then spikes her into the mat. Belair takes time covering for the 2 count.
Belair works Carter over and shows off some more. Carter slaps her in the face. Carter with another strike. Belair blocks a tornado DDT. Belair holds Carter in the air with a suplex, then slingshots her off the top to the mat for a pop. Belair charges but Carter sends her to the floor through the ropes. Carter with a big kick from the apron. Carter brings it back into the ring. They tangle. Carter misses a springboard back elbow and Belair comes right back with a Spear. Belair goes from a Torture Rack to the KOD for the pin to win.
Winner- Bianca Belair
NXT Champion Adam Cole makes his way out and poses on the apron as his music hits.
Finn Balor vs Keith Lee vs Tommaso Ciampa – #1 Contender for NXT Championship
Balor rocks Lee to start and Ciampa attacks Balor. Lee deck Balor and he goes to the floor for a breather. Lee follows him out. Balor tries to get in but Ciampa stops him at the apron. Lee slams Balor onto the apron. Balor lands hard on the floor. Lee sends Balor in. Balor ends up rolling Ciampa for a 1 count as he’s distracted with Lee. Lee slingshots himself in, leveling his opponents. We go to commercial.
Lee drops Balor in the corner and splashes Ciampa in the other corner. Lee with more splashes to each man in the corners. Balor dropkicks Lee in the back against Ciampa but Lee is still up. Balor and Ciampa take turns on Lee now. Ciampa clotheslines Lee over the top rope to the floor. Balor and Ciampa unload on each other in the ring now. Ciampa stomps away in the corner, then the opposite corner, beating Balor down. Ciampa with a running knee to Balor’s head. Lee comes to the apron but Ciampa nails him with a running knee.
Ciampa kicks Lee as he comes back to the apron, same with Balor. Ciampa with a double draping DDT from the second rope for a pop. Ciampa wastes time and doesn’t cover. Ciampa scoops Balor for an Air Raid, dropping him on top of Lee. Ciampa with a 2 count on Balor and then a 2 count on Lee. Ciampa kicks Balor out of the ring and goes back to work on Lee in the middle of the ring.
Ciampa with big chops to Lee. Lee levels Ciampa with a huge left. They keep fighting. Ciampa tries to lift Lee but can’t get him up. Lee with big Hulk smashes and a splash but Ciampa gets his knees up. Balor comes back in the ring and nails a double stomp on Lee. Balor charges at Lee but gets hit with a Pounce. Lee keeps knocking both opponents down now. Lee with running splashes over and over to his opponents in the corners. Lee launches Balor into Ciampa to take him down as fans continue changing for Lee. Lee with a big back-drop to Ciampa. Lee stacks Ciampa on top of Balor and goes to the top. Ciampa grabs his leg and unloads on him. Ciampa climbs up and Balor joins him on the other side of Lee. Ciampa and Balor double team Lee by slamming him to the mat as we go back to commercial.
Back from the break and Ciampa rocks Balor up top. Ciampa goes for the super Air Raid but Lee puts them both on his shoulders, sending them to the mat. Lee drags Ciampa and Balor to opposite corners. Lee climbs to the second rope for a moonsault on Ciampa but he moves out of the way. Lee blocks a Fairytale Ending and hits a Jackhammer to Ciampa. Lee goes for Balor but Balor counters with a roll-up for a close 2 count. Lee blocks a Slingblade and goes for a powerbomb but Balor turns it into a Coup de Grace from up high. Fans chant “NXT!” again.
Balor sends Ciampa over the top. Balor runs the ring and leaps out the other side, taking Lee down. Fans chant “this is awesome!” now. Balor runs and knocks Ciampa into a barrier, knocking a few crew members back. Balor brings Ciampa back in but misses Coup de Grace. Lee runs in with a Pounce to Balor. Lee turns his attention to Ciampa, who is being checked on by the referee. Ciampa avoids a Lee powerbomb, then chop blocks Lee’s knee. Ciampa with the Air Raid on Lee in the middle of the ring for a close 2 count. Ciampa can’t believe it.
Ciampa charges but Lee drives him into the mat. Lee goes to the second rope and hits the moonsault for a close 2 count. Lee goes for the sitdown powerbomb and hits it but Balor immediately follows up with a huge Coup de Grace for the pin on Lee to win.
Winner- Finn Balor(#1 Contender for NXT Championship)
After the match, Balor stands tall as his music hits. Cole is on the ramp with the NXT Title and Balor talks trash from the ring. The Undisputed Era joins Cole on the ramp now as the show goes off the air.