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WWE NXT Results – April 27, 2021

WWE NXT Results

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Keep up with all of tonight’s WWE NXT results, as the show’s 452nd episode emanates from The Capitol Wrestling Center in Orlando, Florida and features Adam Coles NXT return as well as all the continued fall out from NXT TakeOver: Stand and Deliver.

Matches and segments announced for the show include:

  • Adam Cole makes his NXT return
  • KushidaandMSKvs. Legado Del Fantasma
  • Dakota Kai vs. Mercedes Martinez
  • Shotzi Blackheart & Ember Moon vs The Robert Stone Brand
  • Killian Dain & Drake Maverick vs Imperium
  • Bronson Reed vs Austin Theory – If Reed wins, he gets another shot at Johnny Gargano’s North American Championship

Summarised Results:

  • Mercedes Martinez defeats Dakota Kai [w/ Raquel Gonzalez] via DQ
  • Tommaso Ciampa & Timothy Thatcher call out Grizzled Young Veterans
  • Zayda Ramier defeats Toni Storm via pinfall [Shooting Star Press].
  • Issiah ‘Swerve’ Scott vs. Leon Ruff – Falls Count Anywhere announced for next week.
  • Bronson Reed defeats Austin Theory via pinfall [Tsunami]
  • Finn Balor returns Next Week
  • Imperium defeat Killian Drake & Drake Maverick via pinfall [Euro Bomb]
  • Cameron Grimes goes jewellery shopping, Ted DiBiase debuts on NXT.
  • NXT teases the debut of ‘Diamond Mine’
  • Mercedes Martinez vs. Raquel Gonzalez for the NXT Women’s Title announced for two weeks time.
  • Ember Moon & Shotzi Blackheart vs. The Way for the NXT Women’s Tag Titles announced for next week.
  • Legado Del Fantasma defeat MSK & Kushida via pinfall [Assisted STO]

Mercedes Martinez defeats Dakota Kai [w/ Raquel Gonzalez]

  • Flatliner DDT from Kai gives the Kiwi Superstar an early advantage over the much move powerful Gonzalez.
  • Uranage Backbreaker gives Kai another near-fall early on however Martinez still manages to kick out.
  • Cliff-hanger from Martinez gives her a near-fall of her own however again it is not enough to get the job done.
  • Spinning Spinebuster from Martinez in front of Gonzalez is enough to get under the skin of the NXT Women’s Champion.
  • Stiff Discus Elbow from Martinez followed up with a Deadlift Double Underhook Suplex puts the veteran back in control.
  • Huge Knee Strike from Martinez sets her up for the DVD however Gonzalez runs in and lays Martinez out with a Big Boot.
  • Post-match Gonzalez beats Martinez around ringside including a huge Lawn Dart into the Plexiglass
  • In a backstage segment Ember Moon and Shotzi Blackheart receive flowers from Dexter Lumis

Mercedes Martinez defeats Dakota Kai [w/ Raquel Gonzalez] via DQ

Cameron Grimes goes jewellery shopping, Ted DiBiase debuts on NXT.

  • Grimes walks into a Watch shop and begins running down the store clerk and stating he is here for the most expensive watch they have.
  • A man in a suit is teased just off screen as the segment states To Be Continued.
  • Grimes references Karrion Kross by stating this watch does not go Tick Tock and therefore Kross would hate it.
  • Grimes goes this is a “nice watch” at which point Ted DiBiase makes his NXT debut mocking Grimes with his signature laugh.

Tommaso Ciampa & Timothy Thatcher call out Grizzled Young Veterans

  • GYV are out to run down the shows 6-man tag main event stating that MSK will do anything to avoid them.
  • Thatcher & Ciampa make their way to the ring and state that if you are talking Grizzled Young Veterans then you better be talking about Ciampa & Toothless Timmy.
  • Thatcher recaps the events of NXT UK TakeOver: Cardiff before singing “Shoes off if you hate Gibson”
  • The teams brawl around ringside before the segment ends by cutting to a meta interview with Drake and Dain with Drake stating that he knows Dain will betray him tonight because he’s seen literally any wrestling match before.
  • Dain quotes George Michael’s Faith before leaving for the match.

Zayda Ramier defeats Toni Storm, Storm calls out Zoey Stark.

  • Before the segment we get a Tian Sha promo package showing a new look for the groups dominant leader.
  • Pre-match Storm calls out Zoey Stark and states once she defeats this rookie she will end Zoey Stark.
  • Dominant offence from Storm early on including a vicious bottom rope lariat.
  • Storm sets up for the Storm Zero but instead makes her way to the top rope for an Avalanche Storm Zero however Stark provides a distraction.
  • Incredible Shooting Star Press from Ramier provides her the shock win over the former NXT UK Women’s Champion.
  • Backstage segment with LA Knight hitting on Indi Hartwell before Ever-Rise tries to crash the interview before being shut down by McKenzie.

Zayda Ramier defeats Toni Storm via pinfall [Shooting Star Press]

Bronson Reed defeats Johnny Gargano

  • Hartwell is angry and broody as she is not allowed to talk to Dexter Lumis on The Way’s demands.
  • Reed hits Theory with a Running Body Check to send him spinning off the ring apron.
  • Story of the match is Theory selling the rip injuries sustained during the mixed tag action two week ago.
  • Rolling Dropkick from Theory gives him a near-fall and way back into the match.
  • Second Rolling Dropkick is countered into a Military Press by the Thicc Boi.
  • Mid-match Lumis makes his way slowly down the ring ramp before scaring Hartwell into the ring who replies “he talks too much”.
  • Spinning Chokeslam from Reed sets up the the end of the match.
  • Reed hits the Tsunami to pick up the win and earn a NA Championship Opportunity

Bronson Reed defeats Austin Theory via pinfall [Tsunami]

Imperium defeat Killian Drake & Drake Maverick

  • Maverick spends the whole match looking over his shoulder concerned that Dain is going to turn on him.
  • Running Side Splash from Dain gives his team the advantage before Imperium regain control with a quick tag.
  • Maverick is sent flying from the top rope as Imperium isolate the smaller competitor and cut off the ring.
  • Imperium continues to work over Maverick as Dain gets incredibly frustrated at ringside.
  • Huge Scoop Slam from Aichner, Maverick almost gets the tag but Imperium pull Dain off the apron from behind.
  • Wolfe couldn’t bring himself to attack Dain with the chair despite IMPERIUMS demands.
  • Euro Bomb provides IMPERIUM the win despite tensions.

Imperium defeat Killian Drake & Drake Maverick via pinfall [Euro Bomb]

Adam Cole’s first interview since NXT TakeOver: Stand and Deliver

  • Shotzi and Ember are attacked pre-match by Hartwell and LeRae causing their scheduled match against The Robert Stone Brand to be cancelled.
  • Cole starts by saying this isn’t even the worst beating he’s had during his time in WWE NXT, he continues stating Kyle is still a failure as seen by his lack of titles.
  • Addressing the title picture, Cole says Kross is good but he doesn’t know if he is great yet.
  • Cole states that when he decides to take on Kross, it wont be good news for Karrion Kross.
  • As the interview ends we slow pan out to Kyle O’Reilly watching alone in a dark room.

NXT teases the debut of ‘Diamond Mine’

Legado Del Fantasma defeat MSK & Kushida

  • Kushida & MSK control the bout early on with Kushida forcing all of LDF to the outside when he sets up for the Handspring Elbow.
  • Returning from the ad-break LDF are in control of the bout working over the hand and wrist of Nash Carter.
  • Huge Powerbomb from Escobar sends Carter through the announce table whilst Kushida is also isolated on the outside.
  • Wes Lee is hit in mid-air following a Multiple Rotation Handspring attempt.
  • Wes Lee is left alone as both his partners are down however he manages to hold his own for a decent chunk of the match.
  • Kushida is laid out with the Phantom Driver by Escobar whilst Carter is taken out by the Assisted STO from Mendoza and Wilde allowing Legado to pick up the pinfall victory.

Legado Del Fantasma defeat MSK & Kushida via pinfall [Assisted STO]