NXT Results – Sep. 20, 2022 – Bate vs. McDonagh

Results by Richard Trionfo of PWInsider.com

Tuesday, September 1203, 2022
Orlando, FL – NXT Arena (WWE Performance Center)
Commentary: Vic Joseph & Wade Barrett


Quick Match Results

  1. Match Two of Best of Three Series: Nathan Frazer defeated Axiom via Phoenix Splash
  2. Toxic Attraction (Jacy Jayne & Gigi Dolin) defeated Tatum Paxley & Ivy Nile via kick / lariat combo on Nile
  3. The Dyad defeated Malik Blade & Edris Enofe via Ticket to Mayhem by Reid on Enofe
  4. Cora Jade defeated Wendy Choo via DDT
  5. Andre Chase & Bodhi Hayward defeated Carmelo Hayes & Trick Williams via roll up by Chase on Hayes
  6. Von Wagner defeated Sanga via death valley TKO
  7. North American Championship Ladder Match Qualifying Match: Oro Mensah defeated Grayson Waller via spinning heel kick after a distraction by Apollo Crews
  8. #1 Contender Match: JD McDonagh defeated Tyler Bate via Devil Inside

Backstage: Carmelo Hayes, Solo Sikoa, Shawn Michaels

We see Carmelo Hayes in an office and Solo Sikoa shows up and Hayes is not happy. Hayes says Solo shouldn’t have had a match.

Shawn Michaels says he appreciates Solo participating in the match but he was not an option and he was not a potential opponent. That match cannot stand so the result has to be overturned.

Solo says he had some unfinished business to take care of. He gives the title belt back to Sikoa. Shawn tells Solo he appreciates what he did in NXT and wishes him luck on Raw and Smackdown.

Hayes asks for the title back and Shawn says that Hayes tried to outsmart the system and he got burned. Shawn says if you think you are bigger than the business, it will slap you in the face. Shawn says that Hayes will face four other men at Halloween Havoc in a ladder match for the title.


Match Two of Best of Three Series
Axiom vs. Nathan Frazer

They lock up and Frazer with an arm drag but Axiom with a head scissors. Frazer escapes. Axiom with an arm bar and Frazer with a rollup for a near fall. Frazer with a back slide but Axiom rolls through. Frazer gets a near fall. Frazer with a rollup for a near fall. Axiom goes for a sleeper but Frazer rolls back and gets a near fall before Axiom releases the hold. Axiom with an ankle pick and he works on the ankle. Frazer with a cartwheel to escape. They lock up and Frazer gets a near fall. Frazer with a shoulder tackle for a near fall. Frazer with a side head lock take down. Axiom gets a near fall with a rollup. Frazer with a waist lock take down but Axiom escapes and applies a waist lock. Axiom with a take down and Frazer with a head scissors. Axiom bridges to escape and works on the legs with a figure four and then he does a headstand on Frazer’s back and stretches Axiom. Axiom with an arm drag and drop kick.

Frazer holds on to the ropes on an O’Connor Roll attempt. Axiom with a Northern Lights suplex for a near fall. Frazer with a head scissors that sends Axiom to the floor. Axiom with a forearm to stop a suicide dive. Frazer with a drop kick as Axiom comes off the turnbuckles. Frazer runs Axiom’s back into the apron and then he connects with a forearm and gets a near fall. Frazer drops Axiom on the top rope and punches him. Axiom kicks Frazer in the ropes and then Frazer pulls Axiom into the ring and gets a near fall after a splash. Frazer with an Irish whip that sends Axiom sternum first into the turnbuckles. Axiom with a kick but Frazer kicks back.

Frazer with shoulders in the corner. Frazer with a jackknife cover for a near fall. Frazer with a gutbuster for a near fall. Frazer with a knee to the midsection and he gets a near fall. Frazer with a waist lock. Axiom with an octopus but Frazer with an abdominal stretch. Axiom with a hip toss and forearms. Axiom with a head butt to the midsection followed by strikes and a drop kick. Axiom drops Frazer on the top rope and hits a springboard clothesline for a near fall. Axiom with kicks to Frazer. Frazer blocks a kick but Axiom with an enzuigiri. Frazer with an enzuigiri of his own. Axiom with a rollup for a near fall. Axiom with an enzuigiri and then Axiom sets for the Golden Ratio but Frazer with a super kick for a near fall. Frazer goes up top and Axiom with a kick to the chest to stop Frazer on the turnbuckles. Axiom with a superplex for a near fall. Axiom with a waist lock and then he goes for a rear naked choke.

Frazer with an elbow and he goes to the turnbuckles and lands short on a moonsault. Axiom with a sleeper and body scissors. Axiom with a guillotine but Frazer gets to the ropes. Frazer with a superplex followed by a twisting suplex. Frazer goes up top and hits a Phoenix Splash for the three count.

Winner: Nathan Frazer (series tied 1-1)


Video Promo: Alba Fyre

Alba Fyre says Mandy Rose’s reign as champion has been historic. You have blazed through opponent after opponent. When our eyes met, I felt the fear in your soul. I will be the woman who takes the title from you and burn your empire to the ground.

Backstage: Toxic Attraction

Mandy Rose looks at the video from Alba Fyre and Gigi and Jacy show up. Mandy says she is fine. She will beat Fallon Henley tonight and then she will take care of Alba. Tonight, Gigi and Jacy will show why it is Toxic Attraction and everybody else.


Video Promo: Damon Kemp

Vic mentions Damon Kemp and we have a video package. We see Damon throwing down the Diamond Mine gear and he spray paints it. He asks if you saw the look on The Creeds’ face last week. Damon says it was the same look on their face thinking that Roddy took money from Tony. I was the one who took the money to help Tony win but Santos messed it up. He says he thought he was dead in the water when Roddy had the footage but then I destroyed his phone and Roddy. Damon says the Creeds were pissed at him and he can only imagine how they feel right now. They are probably in the gym now. Damon says he is a world class athlete but he will not face them two on one. You get to pick which one faces him while the other watches in the locker room.

Ivy Nile says she cannot believe it was Damon the entire time and that he destroyed Diamond Mine. Tatum tells Ivy that The Creeds will take care of Damon and that she needs to focus on their match. Ivy says she is focused.


Toxic Attraction (Jacy Jayne & Gigi Dolin) vs. Tatum Paxley & Ivy Nile

Gigi and Tatum start things offf and they lock up. Gigi with a wrist lock and she misess a clothesline. Tatum with a drop kick and front face lock. Gigi flips Tatum and then hits a clothesline. Jacy tags in and they kick Tatum in the back of the leg and then Gigi with a kick to the head and a back senton from Jacy for a near fall. Jacy gets distracted dealing with Ivy and Tatum with a rollup for a near fall. Gigi tags in and Gigi with a boot and she gets a near fall. Gigi with a double sledge to the back. Gigi with a knee to the midsection and a forearm against the ropes. Tatum with a rollup for a near fall. Tatum takes Gigi face first into the mat with a flying take down. Ivy and Jacy tag in.

Ivy with forearms to Jacy and Gigi. Ivy with a kick and a running side kick in the corner. Ivy with a face lock suplex for a near fall. Gigi with a belly-to-back suplex to Tatum. Jacy with a forearm to Ivy and Gigi tags in. Jacy with a twisting Codebreaker but Ivy with a forearm to Gigi. Gigi sends Ivy to the floor and then back into the ring. Jacy with a cyclone kick while Gigi hits a Northern Lariat for the three count.

Winners: Gigi Dolin and Jacy Jayne


In-Ring: The Schism

Joe Gacy is in the ring with Jagger Reid and Rip Fowler. Jagger says that last week was the end for people on the fence about Schism. You must decide and they will not turn the other cheek. If you are not under the shade of the Schism’s tree, you have been warned. Kip says for the enlightened few brave enough to break the status quo and sit under the Schism’s tree, you are safe. We will never abandon you. Jagger says the road is a bumpy one but we are here to make a better place.

Joe says you have brought this upon yourself. Change is scary but we have given you ample time for change. Whether you accept us or not, you will see the world through our eyes. Cameron Grimes, you have had multiple chances and I have been patient. This world only responds with a firm hand. Cameron, you have made a life altering decision. For anyone who refuses to listen, the wrath of the schism is imminent.

Malik Blade and Edris Enofe come to the ring and they go after Reid and Fowler. They send Rip and Jagger to the floor and hit stereo pescados.

The Dyad vs. Malik Blade & Edris Enofe

Fowler and Blade start things off and Blade with a drop kick. Fowler with shoulders and Enofe tags in. Enofe trips Fowler and Blade with a kick. Enofe with a cross body for a near fall. Reid tags in and he punches Enofe and gets a near fall. Enofe avoids Reid and Fowler and tags in Blade. Blade with a cross body to both and then Enofe clotheslines Reid and Fowler over the top rope to the floor. Blade with a flip dive and we go to commercial.

We are back and Blade with a forearm and punches to Reid. Fowler tags in and he grabs Blade. Reid hits Blade from behind and then they hit a combination pescado and back breaker on Blade. The Schism hug. Fowler sends Blade back into the ring and he connects with a forearm. Reid tags in and punches Blade. Reid with a snap mare and kick. Reid with forearms to Blade. Reid with a forearm and Fowler tags in. Blade with kicks to Reid and Fowler. Enofe tags in and he punches Reid and Fowler. Enofe with forearms in the corner on both men. Enofe punches Fowler and then he punches Reid. Enofe with an elbow to Fowler followed by a drop kick to Reid.

Enofe with a drop kick to the knee and a bulldog. Fowler with a jaw breaker and Blade makes the tag. Enofe with a knee and Blade with a leap frog leg lariat for a near fall. Enofe comes in and Reid pulls down the ropes and Blade goes to teh floor. Enofe with a rollup on Fowler. Fowler with a thrust to the throat and then Reid with a Canadian Destroyer off Fowler’s back followed Ticket to Mayhem for the three count.

Winners: The Dyad


Video Promos: Roxanne Perez, Meiko Satomura

Roxanne Perez says that Meiko Satomura is a legend and she was honored to face her. She says she was nervous and everyone saw her slip getting in the ring. She says she still has bruises two weeks later. She hit Meiko with everything and Meiko showed why she is an icon. Roxanne says she may have lost the match but she gained Meiko’s respect.

Meiko says that she was tough on Roxanne but she held her own. Meiko says Roxanne will be a champion some day.

Roxanne says she found a toughness and grit and she cannot thank Meiko enough for it. When I face Cora, she will face a tougher and more determined Roxanne Perez.


Wendy Choo vs. Cora Jade

They lock up and Cora backs Wendy into the corner and Cora pats Wendy on the top of her head. Wendy pushes Cora down and then takes her to the mat with a side head lock. Jade with a head scissors and Wendy escapes with a headstand. Wendy with a side head lock. Wendy with a shoulder tackle and then Cora drops down and Wendy with a rollup for a near fall. Wendy with a drop kick and a running thrust kick in the corner. Cora goes to the floor and then Cora blocks a baseball slide and she sends Wendy into the ropes. Cora with a forearm to the back and she chokes Wendy in the ropes. Cora with forearms and she Irish whips Wendy throat first into the ropes and Cora follows with knees to the back and she gets a near fall. Cora with a springboard double stomp to the back for a near fall. Cora with a straitjacket choke on Wendy.

Wendy with an arm drag and kicks to Cora. Wendy with a clothesline and an overhead belly-to-belly throw. Wendy with a handspring splash into the corner. Wendy with a German suplex to Cora. Cora sends Wendy into the turnbuckles and Cora with a DDT for the three count.

Winner: Cora Jade

After the match, Lash Legend comes from behind and she hits a bicycle kick on Choo.


Backstage: Bron Breakker

McKenzie is with Bron Breakker in the back. She asks him about the number one contender match. Bron thanks everyone for voting for him as Superstar of the Year. He says Tyler has speed and power while JD will dissect his opponent. McKenzie asks Bron to pick a winner. He says he has to go with Tyler and he looks forward to facing him again.


Backstage: Oro Mensah

We see an Oro Mensah video package.

Kelly Kincaid is with Oro Mensah and she asks him about his match against Grayson Waller and how it is a qualifying match. Oro says he came to face the best and Grayson is one of the best. Tonight he will make sure he qualifies for the ladder match.


In-Ring: Carmelo Hayes, Trick Williams, Chase University

Carmelo Hayes and Trick Williams make their way to the ring. Trick says you saw what happened last week. Solo lost his mind and Hayes has something to get off his chest. Hayes says vote or no vote, he is the biggest superstar in NXT. He says he wants the person that played that music, rang the bell, and the referee who made the three count fired. Hayes says he does not care what Bloodline Solo Sikoa came from, you came into my house and stole something from me. I am still the A Champion.

Andre Chase, Bodhi Hayward, and Thea Hail make their way to the ring. Chase tells Carmelo Hayes that he saw what happened last week and what we have now… Hayes tells Chase to stop. This is not the time and we are here to talk serious business. Trick says he does not care who is in the ring he better not finish that line. Chase says what we have now is a TEACHABLE MOMENT. Chase punches Hayes and Hayward punches Williams.

Carmelo Hayes & Trick Williams vs. Andre Chase & Bodhi Hayward

Chase blocks a hip toss and he gives Williams a hip toss. Williams punches Chase and sends him into the turnbuckles. Hayes tags in and Williams with a drop kick. Hayes gets a near fall. Hayward tags in and Chase with a back elbow. Hayes with a punch and chop to Bodhi. Williams tags in and punches Bodhi followed by a suplex. Williams with a punch but Hayward with an arm drag and flying shoulder tackle. Chase tags in and he chops Williams. Williams with a punch and Chase with a side Russian leg sweep. Chase sets for the C-H-A-S-E-U Stomp. Bodhi tags in and he gets Williams up on his shoulders in a torture rack but Hayes makes the tag and they hit a double clothesline on Hayward. Hayes with a springboard clothesline and a thrust kick to the head for a near fall. Williams tags in and he punches Bodhi in the ribs.

Williams with kicks to Hayward. Williams misses a flying shoulder tackle and Chase tags in and he punches Williams and then he leaps over Williams from the turnbuckles. Williams with a pop up uppercut to Chase and then Hayes with a kick. Chase with a rollup for the three count.

Winners: Andre Chase and Bodhi Hayward

After the match, Chase and Hayward celebrate in the crowd.


Segment: Gallus, Briggs & Jensen

Gallus are in their APA pub set and Brooks, Josh, and Fallon show up. Brooks says he thought they would have left.

Josh suggests putting Gallus through a table.

Security shows up to separate everyone.


Sanga vs. Von Wagner

Wagner with a shoudler tackle but Sanga bounces off the ropes and knocks Wagner down with a shoulder tackle. Wagner with punches. Wagner with a back elbow and Sanga with a clothesline. Sanga gets Wagner up for a slam but Wagner gets to his feet and sends Sanga into the turnbuckles. Wagner with elbows and clotheslines in the corner. Sanga with punches. Wagner punches back and he works on the neck. Sanga with punches and a splash into the corner. Sanga with a side slam and Wagner rolls to the floor. Sanga with a shoulder to knock Wagner off the apron. Sanga goes to the floor and hits a clothesline on Wagner. Stone comes off the apron and Sanga catches him. Wagner hits Sanga from behind and sends him into the ring post and steps. Wagner sends Sanga into the ring steps again.

Wagner with a boot to the head and then he gets Sanga on his shoulders for the Death Valley TKO and he gets the three count.

Winner: Von Wagner


Video Promo: Wes Lee

Wes Lee says Trick and Melo did a job on him last week. Wes says he is cleared to wrestle and he can get a qualifying match for the North American Title. I could avoid a qualifying match but I will earn my shot in that match.

Backstage: Stacks

McKenzie is in the back with Channing Lorenzo. Channing says Wes has rocks for brains. You always take the free ride. Next week, he will be taking on the Don of NXT.


Video Promo: Cameron Grimes

Cameron Grimes says Joe Gacy targets the weak but I am not weak. You will not find compassion next week. I will cut down that Schism tree and put it in the wood chipper.


North American Championship Ladder Match Qualifying Match
Grayson Waller vs. Oro Mensah

Waller with a jab and he blocks a hip toss. Waller with a punch. Waller with a wrist lock. Waller pulls Mensah to the mat by the hair and holds on to an arm bar. Mensah gets to his feet and Waller sends Mensah to the mat again by the hair. Mensah with a wrist lock and forearm to the shoulder. Mensah with an irish whip and a kick to the chest and Mensha mocks Waller. Mensah with a punch and kick. Waller with a punch and Mensah with punches of his own. Mensah with a knee. Waller gets Mensah up and hits an electric chair suplex. Waller with knees to the back. Waller with a punch and he misses the jumping leg lariat. Waller blocks a sunset flip and sends Mensah to the mat. Waller with forearms to the back. Waller with elbows to the collarbone.

Mensah with forearms. Waller with a kick and Mensha with forearms. Mensah with a quebrada. Waller blocks a t-bone move and Mensah with a kick to Waller. Waller drops Mensah on the top rope and goes to the floor. Crews shows up to stop Waller from doing the slingshot cutter. Mensah with a plancha followed by a spinning heel kick in the corner for the three count.

Winner: Oro Mensah


Backstage: Creed Brothers

The Creeds are in the Dojo training and Brutus says he wants to kick Damon’s ass. Julius says he is going to face Kemp. They both try to explain why they should face Kemp. Julius tells Brutus he wants him to end Kemp’s career.


Vignette: Sol Ruca

Sol Ruca says she shows herself in her art work. Her home is in the middle of the water. As the tide rises, it is time to come ashore. Next week, I leave the beach and hit the ring.


Next Week

Next week, Cameron Grimes faces Joe Gacy. We will have a Pub Rules Match with Gallus facing Brooks Jensen and Josh Briggs.


#1 Contender Match
JD McDonagh vs. Tyler Bate

Bron Breakker makes his way to ringside to watch the main event.

They lock up and JD with a wrist lock. Tyler tries for a reversal and JD holds on and takes Tyler to the mat. Tyler with a side head lock. Tyler goes through the legs out of the corner and Tyler with a leap frog and he goes through the legs. Tyler with a rollup for a near fall. Tyler gets another near fall. Tyler with an arm drag and he gets a near fall. JD with a punch in the corner followed by an Irish whip. Bate with a knee lift and an uppercut off the turnbuckles. Bate signals for an airplane spin and he gives JD an airplane spin but JD with a sunset flip for a near fall. Tyler and JD alternate near falls. JD with a full nelson but Tyler escapes and gets a near fall with a rollup. They continue to exchange near falls. JD with a jackknife cover but Tyler bridges and gets a near fall with a back slide. Bate with a Victory Roll for a near fall. Both men with clotheslines and they are down.

Bate with a European uppercut and a side head lock. Bate with a knee to the head and a take down. JD with a head scissors and Bate escapes. JD with a side head lock. Bate catapults JD into the ropes and follows with a drop kick that sends JD to the floor. JD with a uranage and a standing moonsault for a near fall. JD goes for a single leg crab but Tyler does not let JD get him over so JD with a full Boston Crab. Bate tries to get to the ropes but JD pulls Bate into the center of the ring. Bate gets to the ropes with some help from JD. JD kicks Tyler in the chest a few times. JD goes for the Devil Inside but Bate blocks it and he Irish whips JD over the turnbuckles to the floor. Bate with a suicide dive that sends JD into the announce table. JD sends Bate into the announce table and then JD looks at Bron but Tyler sends JD back into the ring. Bate catches JD on a splash into the corner and hits an exploder. Bate with a shooting star press for a near fall.

Bate with kicks to JD and a European uppercut. Bate misses an elbow in the corner but Bate catches JD on a slingshot move. Bate turns the torture rack into an airplane spin and a slam for a near fall. Bate with an Irish whip and JD goes to the apron. JD drops down and Bate goes to the floor. JD with a kick from the apron followed by an Asai Moonsault. Bate is sent back into the ring and JD with a 450 splash for a near fall. JD with a brainbuster for a near fall. JD and Bate exchange punches. JD blocks the jab and then Bate with a punch and he sets for the Tyler Driver 97 but JD with a kick. Bate avoids Devil Inside. JD counters a rebound clothesline into a Spanish Fly. Bate with a punch to JD and Bron is speechless at the announce table.

Bate goes up top and JD stops him. Bate with forearms on the turnbuckles and he sets for a Super Tyler Driver 97. JD with a head butt and JD sets for Spanish Fly and hits it. JD with Devil Inside for the three count.

Winner: JD McDonagh

After the match, Bron enters the ring to stare down JD.

From out of the soundboard… Ilja Dragunov’s music plays and he makes his way to the ring.

JD has some words for Ilja and Bron holds up his title belt.