WWE Stomping Grounds Results – 6/23/19

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Stomping Grounds Results – 6/23/19
Tacoma, Washington
Tacoma Dome
Commentary Team: Michael Cole, Renee Young, Tom Phillips, Byron Saxton, Cory Graves, Vic Joseph, Nigel McGuinness & Aiden English

Cruiserweight Championship
AKIRA TOZAWA VS DREW GULAK VS TONY NESE:

Nese Sweeps Tozawa’s legs for a 2 count, O’Connor Roll and a Bridging German Suplex on Gulak for a 2 count, Tozawa with a Missile Dropkick, but Gulak makes the save, Tozawa up top, but Nese meets him with a Shotei then a Fireman Carry Gutbuster, but Gulak makes the save, Tozawa with a La Christo on Gulak, but Nese breaks it up and Suplexes Tozawa into Gulak, Gulak with a Lariat then locks in The Gu-Lock, but Tozawa breaks it up with a Senton Bomb, cover on Nese for a near fall, a cover on Gulak for a near fall, Tozawa with a Shining Wizard on Gulak for a near fall, Nese with a Roundhouse Kick followed by a Quebrada for a near fall, Tozawa ties Nese to the Tree of Woe, but Gulak with a Superplex on Tozawa, Nese lifts himself back up, Gulak avoids a 450, Nese has Gulak, Beach Break for a near fall, Tozawa with a Shining Wizard for a near fall, they trade rollups for a near fall, Nese with The Running Kneese, Tozawa with a rollup for a near fall, Juji-Gatame, but Nese with a One-Arm Sit-Out Powerbomb for a near fall, Tozawa with a Dropkick, but Gulak avoids it and it hits Nese instead, Gulak with an Argentine Neckbreaker on Tozawa to win the Cruiserweight Title

WINNER & NEW CRUISERWEIGHT CHAMPION: DREW GULAK

Raw Women’s Championship
BECKY LYNCH VS LACEY EVANS:

Lynch with a Kneebar and Lacey goes to the rope, Backslide for a 2 count, Lacey stretches Becky around the post then into a cover for a 2 count, there’s a you can’t wrestle chant directed at Lacey, Lacey delivers Elbows to the ribs then into a cover for a 2 count, she goes for multiple covers for 2 counts, Lynch turns it into a pin for a 2 count, Lacey with a Shoulder, cover, but Lynch briges out, Bexploder blocked, Lynch traps Lacey in a Juji-Gatame, Lacey turns it into a flash pin for a near fall, Lynch regains the advantage, but Lacey fights out, Drop Toehold into the turnbuckle then a Handstand into a Seated Senton for a near fall, she hotdogs it with the handkerchief, Lynch grabs it and applies the Mandible Claw, barrage of knees, Flying Firearm, Bexploder for a near fall, stomp into Lacey’s ribs, Lacey avoids The Dublin Jam, Lacey with a Slingshot, but Lynch gets the knees up, Oklahoma Roll for a near fall, Hard Knox blocked, Lacey with a Tornado Stunner and a kick for a near fall, she looks to go up, but Lynch rips her off the turnbuckle and locks in The Dis-Arm-Her and Lacey taps out immediately as Lynch retains

WINNER & STILL RAW WOMEN’S CHAMPION: BECKY LYNCH

SAMI ZAYN & KEVIN OWENS VS THE NEW DAY:

Owens with a Superkick to E then a trifecta of Superkicks on Xavier, Senton Atomico for a near fall, Superkick into a Blue Thunder Driver for a near fall, Owens up top with a Frog Splash, but only a near fall, Cannonball for a near fall, pair of Running Sentons for a 2 count, Zayn with a Crossface, Xavier turns it into a flash pin for a 2 count, E with a pair of Overhead Belly to Belly Suplexes then a Side Belly to Belly followed by a Big Splash for a near fall, E blocks the Tornado DDT then hits the Sambo Suplex out of the corner for a near fall, Xavier with an Electric Chair Splash then a Double Jump Leg Drop, but Owens makes the save, New Day look for the kill, but Zayn sends E into the post and wipes out Xavier with a Boot, Helluva Kick followed by a Pop-Up Sit-Out Powerbomb, but E makes the save, Superkick to E, Stunner blocked, Xavier hits a Rolling Elbow, Spear Suicida on Zayn, Xavier with a Leaping Enzugiri, up top, but Owens takes him down and hits The Stunner for the win

WINNERS: KEVIN OWENS & SAMI ZAYN

US Championship
RICOCHET VS SAMOA JOE:

ST-Joe for a near fall, Back Elbow for a 2 count, CCS Enzugiri for a 2 count, Slingshot Sit-Out Powerbomb for a near fall, Ricochet with a cavalcade of kicks, Leapign Enzugiri, Running Hurricanrana, Superman Spear, Springboard Lariat, Sasuke Special, he sends Joe back in, Springboard Missile Dropkick, Quebrada for a near fall, up top, but Joe’s back up, Snap Powerslam for a near fall, Dragon, no Release German Suplex then a nasty Lariat for a near fall, Coquina Clutch, but Ricochet to the ropes, Bret Hart counter?, no he goes to the apron and snaps Joe’s neck across the rope, up top, Joe evades the 630, Ricochet rolls through, Joe with a Lariat, but Ricochet rolls through and hits the Double Knee Facebreaker, up top & hits The 630 to win the US Title

WINNER & NEW US CHAMPION: RICOCHET

Smackdown Tag Team Championship
HEAVY MACHINERY VS DANIEL BRYAN & ROWAN:

Dozer with a Gorilla Press on Bryan, Stalling Suplex and passes him to Tucky, Tucky into the cover for a 2 count, Tucky with a Lariat for a near fall, Rowan with a Running Dropkick for a 2 count as a ‘please recycle’ chant breaks out (since this is Bryan’s home state, he’s treated as the hero in this match) Bryan wraps Tucky’s left leg around the post, Rowan with a Big Splash for a near fall, Tucky avoids a charge as Rowan hits the post, Dozer with a Spinning Slam on Bryan, but Bryan with a Drop Toehold into the turnbuckle then follows with a pair of Running Dropkicks, Dozer counters the third into Sit-Out Powerbomb for a near fall, Bryan avoids the Vader Bomb, Bryan with a barrage of Shoot Kicks, but it’s firing up Dozer and he wants more, Capture Suplex, Running Avalanche as Bryan collapses, Dozer with The Caterpillar Elbow, Catapult into a Powerslam, but Rowan makes the save, Tucky with a Back Suplex, up top, but Bryan avoids The Moonsault, Bryan with a blind tag as Dozer hits the World’s Strongest Slam on Rowan, they look for The Compactor, but Bryan with a Flying Knee off the top, Tope Suicida wipes out Dozer, he goes to take out Tucky, but Tucky blasts him, Tucky goes for the kill, but Bryan traps him in a Small Package to retain (and that’s why they call Bryan ‘Mr Small Package’)

WINNERS & STILL SMACKDOWN TAG TEAM CHAMPIONS: DANIEL BRYAN & ROWAN

Smackdown Women’s Championship
ALEXA BLISS W/NIKKI CROSS VS BAYLEY:

Bayley with a Step-Up Knee for a 2 count, Snake Eyes for a 2 count, Bliss sends Bayley into the middle turnbuckle for a 2 count, Blissful Curb Stomps for a 2 count, another cover for a 2 count, Bayley with a Running Crossbody for a 2 count, Running Slap and that just pissed off Bayley, Spear then a Rolling Senton into a Elbow Drop, Bayley blocks the Snap DDT and hits a Running Knee Strike, Bliss goes after the arm on the floor sending it into the post, back in the ring for a 2 count, Scissor Stomp for a 2 count, Bayley blocks an Arm Breaker and hits a Backdrop Driver for a near fall, Sunset Flip into the turnbuckle, Tope Suicida, but Bliss pulls Cross in to take the bullet, Glitter Blizzard on the floor, she tells Bayley it’s her title, she looks for the kill, Cross wants to go after Bayley for hitting her, ref gets her out of the ring, Twisted Bliss, but Bayley gets her knees up & hits The Bayley to Belly to retain

WINNER & STILL SMACKDOWN WOMEN’S CHAMPION: BAYLEY

DREW MCINTYRE W/SHANE MCMAHON VS ROMAN REIGNS:

Roman wipes out Drew with Tope then gives chase to Shane, but McIntyre was waiting for him then sends Roman into the steps, Overhead Belly to Belly Suplex for a 2 count, Shane chokes Roman behind the ref’s back, Drew into a cover for a 2 count, McIntyre with a Back Elbow for a 2 count, Shane hangs Roman in the rope, Drew with a Spinebuster then jumps into a jackknife pin for a 2 count, Vertical Suplex for another 2 count, Pendulum Hold, then into a modified Regal Stretch, but Roman fights out and hits a Samoan Drop, Never-Ending Story, Running Big Boot, Roman’s locked and loaded, Superman Punch to Shane, then another one off the steps, right hand to Drew, McIntyre avoids the Drive-By and hits an Inverted Concrete Slam on the announce table, back in the ring with a Sambo Suplex for a near fall, he sets Roman up top, Roman ties him to the Tree of Woe, Drew looked for the Spider Belly to Belly Suplex, Roman blocks, but Drew with a traditional Superplex for a near fall, Drew nips up, he looks for the kill, Roman deflects it, Backslide for a near fall, Glasgow Kiss, up top, but Roman blasts him out of the air with a Superman Punch, but only gets a near fall, the roar, Drew blocks the Spear, Roman hits it on the rebound, but Shane pulls the ref out and sets Roman in the corner, Coast to Coast, Drew into the cover, Shane throws the ref back in, but it’s only a near fall, Drew looks for the kill, Roman with a Superman Punch then throws Shane over the top & breaks Drew in half with a Spear for the win

WINNER: ROMAN REIGNS

WWE Championship
DOLPH ZIGGLER VS KOFI KINGSTON:

Kofi evades the Superkick, Dolph avoids Trouble in Paradise, Ziggler looks to go over the top, but Kofi pulls him off then stops him from going out the door, Kofi with a rollup for a 1 count, Dolph with a catapult, Kofi holds on and looks to go over, Dolph pulls him down, Kofi blocks the Superkick, Dolph sends Kofi into the cage for a 2 count, Dolph avoids a Leaping Lariat and sends him into the cage for a 2 count, Kofi introduces Dolph to the cage, Dolph goes for a Rocker Dropper, but Kofi sends him into the support beam, rollup for a near fall, Kofi looks to go out, but Dolph meets him on the top rope, Kofi sends Dolph to the cage and knocks him back down, Double Jump Crossbody for a near fall, Kofi goes to the corner of the cage, but Dolph pulls him back inside and knocks him back down, Dolph tries to go out, Kofi races back up and they battle at the top of the cage, Kofi drags Dolph back in & they both fall back to the mat, S.O.S. for a near fall, Dolph blocks Trouble in Paradise, but Kofi tweaks his leg & Dolph goes after the leg with a Kneebar, Kofi goes to the rope, but no rope breaks in a cage match, Kofi climbs up the cage, but Dolph pulls him down into a Superkick, but it nearly sends Kofi out the door to the floor, Dolph pulls him back inside, Kofi on one leg kicks Ziggler off, Trouble in Paradise, but Dolph catches him into The Dreaded Heel Hook, but Kofi fights out and turns it into an Ankle Lock, Dolph kicks him off & hits a Zig-Zag, but only gets a near fall, Kofi blocks the Superkick with a Roundhouse Kick, Ankle Lock into a Facelock, Dolph has his back to the door and tried to slide out, Kofi pulls him back in, Dolph dives for the door again, Kofi again drags him back in, Dolph gouges the eyes and crawls the door is open, Kofi with a Tope Suicida dives over Ziggler and hits the floor first to retain

WINNER & STILL WWE CHAMPION: KOFI KINGSTON

Universal Championship
BARON CORBIN VS SETH ROLLINS:

Seth is still in his Avengers Endgame Quantum Suit inspired attire

The guest ref is Lacey Evans

Corbin with some steel chair shots then Lacey demands the chair as the bell ‘officially’ rings, Corbin with a Back Suplex and a fast count for a 2 count, as a very vocal ‘this is stupid’ chant breaks out, Corbin with The Dream Crusher, now an AEW chant breaks out ‘you hear that Vince, that’s the sound of years of pent up frustration boiling over within fans’ this is boring chant’ now breaks out followed by a Daniel Bryan and then a CM Punk chant, Seth with a Slingblade, Blockbuster, he sends Corbin to the floor, Tope Suicida, Springboard Knee, Avada Kedavra, Lacey with the slowest 2 count in history, Seth looked for a Springboard, but Corbin with a right hand, he looks for the Black Hole Sun, Seth blocks and slides under him, Bucklebomb through the table, Seth wants a count out, Lacey counts very slow up to 8 then announces there’s no count outs, Seth goes for a Tope Suicida, but Corbin with a right hand, Chokeslam, another fast count, but only a near fall, Corbin hells Lacey to get ready when hes goes for a Boston Crab, they’re going to try and screw Seth, Rollins blocks it, he takes down Corbin, Frog Splash, Lacey with a slow 2 count then holds her arm, Corbin with chair shots as Lacey files her nails then announces it’s now no dq, Seth with a Falcon Arrow on the chair as Lacey refuses to count then slaps Seth, & Rollins has had it with this about as much as the fans, she does it again, then low blows Seth, End of Days, Becky Lynch has had it & beats the holy fuck out of this phony ref, Bexploder into the barricade takes care of that problem, a real ref is in, End of Days countered into an Avada Kedavra then finishes Corbin with The Blackout to retain

WINNER & STILL UNIVERSAL CHAMPION: SETH ROLLINS

Rollins & Lynch celebrate as the show ends