NXT UK TakeOver: Cardiff Results 8/31/19








NXT UK TakeOver: Cardiff Results – 8/31/19
Cardiff, Wales
Motorpoint Arena
Commentary Team: Vic Joseph & Nigel McGuinness


Dar with an Ankle Lock, but Banks kicks him off, Dar ducks a Buzzsaw Kick, Banks goes after the leg, Penalty Kick off the apron, back in the ring for a 2 count, Dar crocthes Banks and hits Lariat off the top, shades of Nigel McGuinness, for a 2 count, Body Slam in the rope for a 2 count, Dar goes after the left knee, then the left shoulder, Banks with a Basement Running Dropkick then a bridging German Suplex for a 2 count, up top, Dar avoids the Double Stomp, Banks rolls through and lands on his feet, Dar with a Double Wrist clutch into overhead kicks, he tries a LeBell Lock, but Banks blocks, Dar with a La Magistral for a 2 count, Banks with his version of The Cobra Stretch he calls The Lion’s Clutch, but Dar rolls into the rope, Dar goes back to the knee, Northern Sea into a Fisherman Buster for a near fall, Nova Roller countered with a Big Boot, Banks looks for The Slice of Heaven, but Dar catches him with The Champagne Superkneebar, Banks twists around and they trade strikes as the hold is broken, Dar with a kick to the knee, then a Baseball Slide to the knee, he sends Banks into the stairs, back in the ring, Basement Northern Lariat, but only gets a near fall, Banks with a Shotgun Dropkick then a Springboard Double Stomp for a near fall, Dar rolls to the floor, but Banks follows with a Tope Suicida, Dar goes to send Banks into the barricade, but he hits Slice of Heaven off the barricade, back in, up top, Double Stomp connects, but only gets a near fall, Banks with a Sliding Knee, he looks for Slice of Heaven, but Dar takes his knee out & hits The Nova Roller for the win


Cesaro is issuing an open challenge to anyone in the NXT UK locker room, he doesn’t care who it is he’s just here for a fight & it looks like it’s going to be the Red-Eyed Russian, Ilja Dragunov. He tells Cesaro that he’s waiting


Ilja wants Cesaro to bring it, Cesaro answers with a pair of European Uppercuts, Ilja with a Standing Senton for a 1 count, Cesaro picks him out of mid-air and dumps him to the floor, he drops Ilja throat first on the barricade, Big Boot, Body Slam then a Jumping Leg Drop for a 2 count, Back Suplex for a 2 count, Decavitator, Ilja counters a Back Suplex into a Crossbody for a 2 count, he looks for a Slingshot, but Cesaro catches him with The Giant Swing and 40 rotations, he goes for a cover for a 2 count then floats right into a Crossface, Ilja turns it into a flash pin for a 2 count, then hits a Tiger Feint Lariat, Ilja with a Tope Suicida, he sends Cesaro back in, up top, Coast to Coast for a near fall, they trade Chops, Ilja with a Kobashi-Style Machinegun Chops to the neck, Cesaro counters with a Headbutt, Gorilla Press Gutbuster for a near fall, Basement European Uppercut for a near fall, Ilja counters another Uppercut into a Backslide for a near fall, Ilja with a DVB in the turnbuckle, up top, Senton Bomb, but only gets a near fall, he looks for the kill, he goes for the Torpedo Moskau, but Cesaro counters into Swiss Death then finishes Ilja with The Gotch-Style Neutralizer for the win


Cesaro goes to leave then goes back in the ring, it looks like he’s looking for another Uppercut then extends his hand and shakes Ilja’s hand

Adrian Street and his wife Miss Linda are in the crowd

NXT UK Tag Team Championship

Gibson goes after Andrews arm, Subculture with a Standing Moonsault/Imploding Senton combo on Drake for a 2 count, Wolfie blocks a Hurricanrana and sets down on Flash, but Veterans break the pin, Flash with a Moonsault on Gibson, but Wolfie makes the save, Veterans with a Slingshot Demolition Decapitation to the floor on Flash, back in the ring, Gibson with a Body Slam on Flash for a 2 count, Drake with a Pendulum Backbreaker for a 2 count, Cobra Clutch, but Flash fights out, Andrews ducks the Polish Hammer form Mark, Subculture wipes out Gallus with Tope con Hilos then a pair for Veterans as well, Elevated 450, but Drake makes the save, Flash wipes them both out with Senton Atomicos, Gallus with a Catapult Samoan Drop on Andrews for a near fall, Subculture with Free Toast at 3 A.M. on Wolfie, they looked to finish it, but Mark stops Andrews, Andrews sends Mark to the floor then wipes everyone out with Fall to Pieces to the floor, Stundog Millionaire on Gibson, Flash with the Senton Atomico, but only gets a near fall, Gibson with a rollup for a near fall, Grit Your Teeth Dropkick, Helter Skelter, 450, Gibson into the cover, but only gets a near fall, Flash takes down both Veterans with a Headbutt, Wolfie with The Glasgow Sendoff Spear then launches Mark onto everyone else, Mark sends Andrews back in, Gallus finish off Andrews, Mark takes his sweet time going for a cover, Flash dives through Wolfie to break the pin, Gallus goes for the Catapult again, but Flash counters into a Welsh Destroyer on Mark, Veterans wipe out Wolfie with a Doomsday Tope Suicida, Andrews with a Double Stundog Millionaire, Flash with a 630 connects on Drake, but Gibson pulls out the ref, Gibson with a X strike to the throat of Andrews, Ticket to Mayhem, Drake wipes out Gallus, Gibson on the cover on Flash, but Andrews breaks it up with Fall to Pieces and pulls Flash on top to win the Tag Titles



Mastiff whips Coffey into the turnbuckle so hard that the top turnbuckle broke, Mastiff puts the the turnbuckle in Coffey’s mouth and slams his face down, Coffey tries a Springboard, but no top rope, makes that much harder & he falls, Mastiff goes back to using the turnbuckle, Coffey with a Back Suplex, but Mastiff is back up & hits a Release German Suplex, Coffey up at 3, Coffey jabs a pool cue into the side of Mastiff’s head then the liver, Joe brings out a bag of plunder and a table, Mastiff with a Backdrop on Coffey’s bag of plunder, Mastiff grabs cricket bat, Coffey ducks and breaks a pool cue over the back of Mastiff, he goes to jab the broken cue into Mastiff, Dave ducks & cracks Coffey with the cricket bat not once, but twice, Coffey Spears Mastiff through a table, he wraps a chain around his fist, Mastiff ducks All the Best for the Bells and hits a Release German Suplex on the floor then whips Coffey with the steel chain, Mastiff grabs another table, Coffey up at 7, Mastiff lets Coffey have the chain then hits Into the Void through the table, Mastiff up at 6, Coffey at 9 and Joe goes over the barricade, chair to the back of Coffey and again, Coffey with All the Best for the Bells with a chain around his arm, Coffey up at 7, Mastiff up at 8, Mastiff grabs a pair of chairs and tosses one to Coffey, they run at each other with chairs in hands and both men are down, both men back up and down again, Coffey sends Mastiff into the announce table, Mastiff Backdrops Coffey onto the table and now takes the table apart, they’re both on top of the table, Mastiff with a Finlay Roll on the table, but it doesn’t break, both men up at 8, they go to the pre-show area above the announce table, Coffey is pulling at Mastiff’s beard & Mastiff answers with a Headbutt and they both crash to the floor through 2 tables, Coffey up at 9, he kicks away the anvil case Mastiff was using to try and get up and Mastiff isn’t able to make it back up


Tegan Nox is in the crowd

NXT UK Women’s Championship

KLR rolls to the floor to start for a 5 count continuing her mind games, Toni’s had enough and hits a Tope Suicida and is going right after KLR, back in the ring, KLR blocks the Storm Zero, Toni with a barrage of strikes, KLR with a Gourdbuster for a 2 count, barrage of Shoteis, Toni comes back Superkick, Northern Lariat, Release German Suplex, Lariat, Storm Zero blocked, Toni counters the Gory Bomb into a Yoshi Tonic for a near fall, KLR with a Small Package for a near fall, they both deliver Headbutts, Toni with Storm Zero, but only gets a near fall, KLR with a Superkick, another, Gory Bomb connects, but only gets a near fall, she sets Toni up top, Toni tries an Avalanche Storm Zero, KLR blocks, Toni lands on her feet and hits a Release German Suplex, but KLR gets her foot on the rope, Tope Suicida, back in the ring, KLR with a Knee Strike then a Diving Crossbody to the floor, back in the ring, Basement Superkick, Gory Bomb in the rope, then a 3rd Gory Bomb to win the title


2 of the 3 members of the band Junior are in the crowd (the 3rd of course is Mark Andrews 1/2 of the new Tag Team Champions)

NXT UK Championship

Tyler counters the Powerbomb, Tyler Driver ’97 blocked, Body Slam then a Should Block takes WALTER to the floor, Tyler takes WALTER down with a Hurricanrana, Tope Suicida, but WALTER catches him and hits a Powerbomb on the ring apron, WALTER breaks the count and sends Tyler into the barricade, Yakuza Kick, Powerbomb into the ring post, a doc checks on Tyler, he says he can continue and is back in at 7, WALTER goes for The Gojira Clutch, but Tyler makes it to the rope and breaks the hold, Fireman Carry, but the weight is too much, and WALTER falls on top of Tyler, MMA Elbows, Bully Choke, clubbing blows sends Tyler to the floor, Tyler back in, but WALTER with a Surfboard, Tyler breaks it, but WALTER comes back with The Earthquake for a near fall, Tyler comes back with Chops, and WALTER answers back with one of his owne then slams Tyler into the turnbuckle and dumps him to the floor, they battle on the apron, Tyler with an Exploder Suplex off the apron to the floor, he sends WALTER into the barricade, back in the ring, a trifecta of Jumping Leg drops, WALTER chops Tyler out of mid-air then locks in a Boston Crab then switches to a Torture Crab, he switches to The Bully Choke, MMA Elbows, Hangman’s Clutch II, but Tyler fights out, WALTER blocks Suplexes and answers back with a Chop, Tyler finally hits the Vertical Suplex, Lariat, Northern Lariat, Lariat, WALTER blocks another, Tyler with a Rolling Koppu Kick then hits an Exploder Suplex, nip up, Standing Shooting Star Press for a near fall, Tyler Driver blocked, Backslide countered, Tyler Driver countered with a Backdrop, WALTER with a Shotgun Dropkick, Powerbomb countered into a Yoshi Tonic for a near fall, Tyler up top, WALTER rolls to the apron, then meets him up top, he Chops Tyler off the top back to the mat, up top, Tyler with a Jumping Headbutt, WALTER goes for a Chop, but Tyler snaps his fingers and hits an Avalanche Exploder Suplex for a near fall, Tyler goes after the right knee, barrage of strikes, but WALTER with a Chop flurry, Bop, WALTER blocks Bang, Tyler counters a Chops with Bang, but WALTER falls on top of him, Tyler goes back to the knee, Rebound Lariat countered into an Exploder Suplex for a near fall, Tyler blocks a Powerbomb and hits an Airplane Spin, WALTER makes it to the turnbuckle, but Tyler grabs him in a Torture Rack and hits a Burning Hammer, he tries to get a cover, but WALTER rolls to the floor, Tyler with a Bulldog Suicida, Tope Suicida, Deadlift Bridging German Suplex, but only gets a near fall, Tyler Driver blocked, WALTER turns it into a pin, but Tyler bridges out and hits The Tyler Driver ’97, but only gets a near fall, up top, Spiral Tap, but only gets a near fall, Tyler’s taking the tape off tees off with on WALTER with repeated body shots, WALTER with Chops, Yakuza Kick, Gojira Clutch, the hooks are in, but Tyler gets to his feet and falls back with WALTER on his back, WALTER back up and back to the Gojira Clutch, Tyler was looking for the Bret Har counter, but WALTER tosses him to the apron, Gojira Clutch, Tyler drags him to the apron, he fights out with back elbows, Chop, Sleeper Suplex on the apron, back in the ring, up top, Diving Splash, but only a a near fall, Sleeper Suplex, still only a near fall, Chops, Tenryu-Style Powerbomb, but Tyler kicks out at 1, Tyler’s fighting spirit is on full display tonight, Tyler back up & WALTER takes his head off with a Hansen-Style Lariat to retain after 40 minutes


Imperium celebrates with WALTER on the stage, Pete Dunne & Trent Seven help up Tyler as the show ends