WWE NXT Results
December 11, 2019
Winter Park, FL
WWE NXT is set to begin at 8pm ET on USA Network. Leave any thoughts, opinions, musings, etc. in the comment section or send them to @RossWBermanIV on Twitter.
The show opens with a recap of last week’s NXT, but that gets interrupted by Adam Cole in the production truck. Cole bemoans the fact that Balor, Ciampa & Lee are getting a #1 Contender Match. He says none of them have the right to challenge him and that he hopes they destroy each other.
1st Match: WWE NXT Cruiserweight Championship Match: Lio Rush (c) vs. Angel Garza.
Rush attacks Garza during the ring introductions. Both men brawl as the bell rings. Garza spears Rush to the outside. Rush slams Garza into the steel steps. Rush gets on the apron, but Garza pulls him off, slamming Rush’s face into the apron. Garza rolls Rush into the ring for a nearfall.
Rush stops Garza from taking off his pants. Rush hits a kip up kick. Garza dodges a springboard back elbow and hits a basement dropkick. Garza covers for a nearfall.
Garza traps Rush in the corner and smacks Rush repeatedly. Garza hits a Superkick. Garza covers for a nearfall. Rush crushes Garza’s gut with a shoulder thrust. Both men trade blows. Garza sends Rush into the top rope, throat-first. Rush retreats from the ring as we head to the commercial break.
Garza dominates for much of the commercial break. Back from break, Rush regains the momentum and sends Garza to the outside. Rush hits an Asai Moonsault to the outside. Rush rolls Garza back in the ring. Rush hits Robinson Special for a nearfall.
Rush pummels Garza. Garza hits Rush with The Come Up for a nearfall. Rush counters a Slingshot Suplex with a crossbody for a nearfall. Rush climbs to the top rope. Garza recovers and stops him. Garza hits a Step Up Enzuigiri. Rush pushes Garza off the top rope but Garza does a handspring and jumps back up to the top rope. Garza hits an Avalanche Spanish Fly and covers for a nearfall.
They trade blows. Rush hits a Back Kick. Garza hits a Superkick. Both men collapse on the canvas. Rush hits a Wingclipper for a nearfall. Garza stops Rush from going for a slingshot. Garza gets Rush in an Electric Chair and drops him on the ropes but Rush recovers with a Come Up. Rush hits Final Hour. Garza rolls out of the ring. Rush grabs at Garza’s tights but Garza’s tights come off.
Rush climbs to the top rope and attempts a Final Hour to the floor, but Garza counters. Garza sends Rush back in the ring. Garza hits a Wingclipper for two. Garza locks in a Reverse Full Nelson for the submission in 15:15.
WINNER AND NEW WWE NXT CRUISERWEIGHT CHAMPION: Angel Garza
After the match, a video package shows all the highlights from the Shayna Baszler/Rhea Ripley feud. Backstage, Cameron Grimes is shown warming up.
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