Women’s Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic: Dakota Kai and Raquel Gonzalez vs. Jessi Kamea and Aliyah
Gonzalez and Aliyah lock up. Gonzalez spins Aliyah around before tossing her to the mat. Gonzalez woman handles Kamea. Kai tags in and gets double teamed by Aliyah and Kamea. Aliyah boots Kai out of the ring. Kai falls to the outside. After a distraction from Gonzalez, Kai drops Aliyah with a pump kick. Gonzalez tags and lands a few strikes. Whirlwind slam by Gonzalez. Aliyah kicks out at two. Kai face washes Aliyah in the corner for another near fall. Gonzalez hip tosses Aliyah with one hand. Gonzalez launches Kai in the air for a double stomp on Aliyah. Aliyah kicks out again. Aliyah surprises Kai with a DDT. Both women make tags but Gonzalez obliterates Kamea with a clothesline before she can do mount any offense whatsoever. Gonzalez hits her one-armed powerbomb for the win.
Winners- Dakota Kai and Raquel Gonzalez
Last Women’s Standing Match: Rhea Ripley vs. Raquel Gonzalez
As soon as the bell rings, Ripley dropkicks Gonzalez. Ripley ground and pounds Gonzalez. Unphased, Gonzalez hits a clothesline. Gonzalez bodyslams Ripley. Gonzalez lands two fallaway slams. Ripley is writhing in pain on the mat. The referee counts to four before Ripley gets to her feet. Gonzalez badmouths Ripley. Ripley fires up and sends Gonzalez out of the ring with a dropkick. Ripley pulls a chair and a kendo stick from under the ring. Ripley beats Gonzalez with the kendo stick. Gonzalez blocks a kendo stick shot and tosses Ripley back into the ring.
Ripley slides out of the ring. Ripley leaps off the steps for a dropkick but Gonzalez swats her out of the air with a chair shot. Gonzalez launches Ripley into the barricade. Gonzalez tries to handcuffs Ripley to the fence but Ripley ends up handcuffing her. Ripley lands a few kendo stick shots. Gonzalez breaks the fence to escape. Gonzalez beats Ripley with the broken piece of fence. Ripley grabs the timekeeper’s bell. Gonzalez blocks it and bangs Ripley’s head into the ring bell itself. Gonzalez back body drops Ripley on the announce desk.
Ripley’s back lands on the point of the table. The table is destroyed. Gonzalez buries Ripley under a bunch of debris. Ripley manages to get to her feet by an eight count. After the break, Gonzalez is beating down Ripley on the stage. Gonzalez lands a running boot that sends Ripley flying off the stage. Gonzalez beats Ripley to the staging area. Ripley tackles Gonzalez and drives her through a glass door. Both women are down and glass is everywhere. Both Ripley and Gonzalez get to their feet to break the count. Ripley slams Gonzalez’s head into a ring case. Ripley puts Gonzalez on a table.
Ripley climbs to the top of a shelving unit. Ripley crotch chops Gonzalez before diving off and hitting a senton that puts Gonzalez through the table. Ripley gets to her feet. Dakota Kai appears out of nowhere and hits Ripley with a kendo stick. Gonzalez gets to her feet. Ripley slams a looker door on Kai’s head. Ripley stuff Kai in a locker and pushes a crate in front of the door. Kai is trapped. Ripley walks out to the stage. Gonzalez hits Ripley with a chair. Ripley boots Gonzalez and puts her in the Prism Lock. Ripley wraps a chair around Gonzalez’s neck for good measure.
Gonzalez kicks her way out of the hold. Ripley is sent into the metal staging, head first. Gonzalez charges Ripley but Ripley uses Gonzalez’s momentum to DVD her into the LED board. Ripley tries to set up a move on the ringsteps. Gonzalez trips Ripley. Ripley hits her face on the ringsteps. Gonzalez one-armed powerbombs Ripley off the steps through the stage. both women are down. The referee counts. Gonzalez rolls out of the hole in the stage and gets to her feet. Ripley isn’t moving. The referee counts to ten.
Winner- Raquel Gonzalez
Rhea Ripley vs Dakota Kai
Ripley picks up Kai by her waist and swings her around the ring. Ripley sends Kai into the corner. Kai rolls out to the apron. Ripley tries an electric chair drop but Kai lands on her feet. Kai stomps Ripley’s arm and shoulder into the ring apron. Kai pushes Ripley, shoulder first, into the ring post. After the break, Ripley powerbombs her way out of an armbar by Kai. Ripley fires up and lands a few strikes.
Kai misses a pump kick. Ripley lands a dropkick. Ripley and Kai trade strikes. Kai misses a boot in the corner. Electric chair drop by Ripley. Kai kicks out. Kai tries a wheelbarrow but Ripley reverses it into the Prism Lock. Raquel Gonzolez walks out on the stage. Kai makes it to the ropes. Kai surprises Ripley with the Kairopractor. Ripley kicks out. Ripley hits her finish for the win.
Winner- Rhea Ripley
After the match, Ripley tells Gonzalez to bring it. As Gonzalez walks to the ring, referees try to get in her way to stop it. Ripley and Gonzalez brawl. NXT trainers and officials hit the ring to try to keep the two of them apart.
Women’s WarGames Match: Team Blackheart (Shotzi Blackheart, Rhea Ripley, Ember Moon, and. Io Shirai) vs. Team LeRae (Candice LeRae, Toni Storm, Dakota Kai, and Raquel Gonzalez)
Kai is starting the match or Team LeRae. Blackheart drives out on the stage. in a bigger and better tank. Blackheart fires a missile at Kai in the ring. Blackheart is about to walk to the ring but Moon stops here and says she’s got this. Moon marches down to the ring and stares down Kai. Moon and Kai trade strikes. Kai catches Moon’s foot after a kick. Moon turns that into a ranna. Kai responds with a boot in the corner. Moon responds with a front flip elbow strike. Senton by Moon. Kai takes Moon down and rains down strikes. Kai grinds Moon’s face into the cage. Moon suplexes Kai into the cage. As Kai is standing on the apron, Moon crushes Kai against the cage with a crossbody. Basement superkick by Moon. Kai land Kawada kicks. Kai hits the Kairopractor on Moon off the second rope.
Blackheart is released from the shark cage first. Blackheart brings a bunch of tools from under the ring. Kai charges in and gets bulldogged by Blackheart. Blackheart lands a senton. Kai sends Moon into the cage. Kai slaps Blackheart’s head into the top turnbuckle. Blackheart surprises Kai with an enziguri. Blackheart suplexes Kai into the turnbuckle. Blackheart goes up top. Kai cuts her off. Moon picks Kai off the top in an electric chair. Blackheart dropkicks Kai off of Moon’s shoulders. Gonzalez is released from the shark cage next. Moon and Blackheart meet Gonzalez at the door. Gonzalez takes out Blackheart and Moon. Blackheart gets powerbombed against the cage.
Gonzalez picks up Kai and uses her as a weapon, swinging her into. Blackheart and Moon. Kai face washes Blackheart. Gonzalez picks up Moon so Kai can land a boot. Gonzalez powerslams Moon after. Gonzalez helps Kai leap from one ring to the other onto Moon and Blackheart. Rhea Ripley is released next. Gonzalez and Ripley face-off but Kai jumps in. Ripley boots Gonzalez. Ripley lands a series of strikes to Kai. Ripcord slam by Ripley. Moon hits a diving codebreaker on Gonzalez. Ripley wraps her belt around Kai. Ripley lands a few knees before launching Kai into the cage. Gonzalez and Ripley crash into each other, landing rights and lefts.
Toni Storm is released next. Storm brings a bunch of kendo sticks into the ring. Storm sends Ripley into an exposed turnbuckle. Team LeRae wails on Ripley, Blackheart, and Moon with kendo sticks. Everyone fights to the top rope. Everyone falls off. Io Shirai is the next person released. Shirai slides a ladder into the ring. Gonzalez closes the door on Shirai. Shirai sends in a kendo stick. Gonzalez kicks the door, sending Shrai flying off the steps into the barricade. Shirai kicks a chair into Gonzalez’s face, but Gonzalez still kicks Shirai out of the cage. Storm wraps her belt around the door to keep Shirai out. Shirai tries to climb the cage but Gonzalez powerbombs Blackheart into the cage, knocking Shirai off.
LeRae is released last. Shirai tries to stop LeRae from getting in the cage. Indi Hartwell attacks Shirai from behind, sending her into the ring steps. Hartwell takes the cage key and puts it in her shirt. Team LeRae beats down Moon, Blackheart, and Ripley. LeRae tries to pin Blackheart but the referee tells her the match hasn’t started yet since Shirai hasn’t gotten in the ring. Shirai leaps off the top of the cage with a trash can on her head onto everyone. The match finally officially starts. Shirai spike DDTs Gonzalez with Ripley’s help. Shirai lands a fent kick. All of Team Blackheart land splashes on Gonzalez. Ripley and Moon launch Shirai into a Gonzalez with a dropkick using a chair. Shirai lands her Moonsault. All of Team LeRae break up the pin.
LeRae puts Moon in the Gargano Escape. Blackheart puts Storm in Cattle mutilation. LeRae breaks her hold to stop Storm from tapping out. Blackheart beats LeRae with a kendo stick. Kai blast Blackheart with a chair. Shirai dropkicks a chair into Kai’s face. Kai responds with a boot in the corner. Kai puts a trash can around Shirai. Kai lands a double stomp off the top, crushing Shirai with the trash can. Shirai kicks out. Moon hits Kai with a chair. Moon sets Kai up on two chairs. Moon hits the Eclipse on the chair. Storm breaks up the pin with a trash can shot.
Storm hits Storm Zero on a trash can to Moon. Shirai breaks up that pin. Ripley puts Storm in the Prysm Lock. Shirai boots Storm in the. face. Storm kicks out of. Ripley’s pin. LeRae surprises Shirai with a brainbuster. LeRae kicks a trash can lid into Ripley’s face. Blackheart climbs a ladder and attempts a senton. LeRae holds up a chair, so as she is crushed Blackheart lands on the chair. Shirai lands another moonsault, this time on Kai. Storm pushes. Ripley into Shirai to breaks up the pin. Shirai tries to land a ranna between the rings on a ladder. Gonzalez puts on the breaks and reverses it into a one-armed powerbomb off the second rope through a ladder. Gonzalez pins Shirai for the win.
Winners- Team LeRae
Ember Moon vs. Candice LeRae w/Indi Hartwell
Moon chases LeRae around the ring. LeRae hides under the top rope to avoid Moon’s assault. Moon hits a sidewalk slam. LeRae rolls out of the ring. Moon almost hits Hartwell. Moon and Hartwell argue. LeRae tries to sneak in a baseball slide but Moon catches LeRae and slams her into the commentary desk. LeRae tries a splash but Moon catches her in midair. Moon lands a fallaway slam. LeRae tries to leave the arena. Moon grabs LeRae and drags her back to the ring. LeRae surprises Moon with a senton. LeRae and Moon trade strikes.
LeRae blocks Moon’s suplex and turns it into an inside cradle. Moon kicks out. LeRae floors Moon a lariat. Moon kicks out again. LeRae works over Moon. Moon surprises LeRae with a capture suplex. Moon slides under the bottom rope and lands a kick to LeRae’s head. Dakota Kai and Raquel Gonzalez appear on the stage. After the break, Moon fires up and goes up top for the Eclypse. Kai distracts the referee as Hartwell pushes LeRae out of the way. Moon hits Hartwell with the Eclypse. LeRae hits the Wicked Stepsister for the win.
Winner- Candice LeRae
After the match, the heels attack Moon. Moon falls to the outside. Toni Storm runs down to ringside and helps Moon up. Storm tells Moon they will team up and take out all of the heels. As Moon is about to slide into the ring, Storm pulls Moon out of the ring and tosses her into the ring steps. Storm laughs as she tosses Moon in the ring to be destroyed by Kai and Co. Gonzalez destroys Moon with her patented one-armed powerbomb.
In-Ring Segment: Rhea Ripley
Ripley says Io Shirai is one of the toughest people she has been in the ring with. Ripley says everyone wants to know what’s next for her. The hug at the end of the match was just about respect. Ripley is here and focused on the NXT Women’s Championship. LeRae and Storm interrupt. LeRae says Shirai only beat her because she had help. Shirai beat Ripley on her own. LeRae says Ripley is all talk. Gonzalez walks out on the stage carrying Shirai. LeRae says she talks the talk and walks the walk. LeRae and Co charge the ring. Ripley slides under the bottom rope and boots Gonzalez in the face. Ripley holds her own until Gonzalez hits the ring and drives her into the corner. Everyone beats down Ripley.
Dakota Kai and Raquel Gonzalez vs. Ember Moon and Toni Storm
Gonzalez runs over. Storm. Gonzalez tags in Kai who face washes Storm. Kai lands a few strikes before sending Storm into the corner. Kai chokes Storm with her boot. Storm kicks out. Storm fires up and takes out Kai. Moon and Storm clothesline Gonzalez over the top rope. After the break, Gonzalez and Kai are working over Storm. Storm manages to tag in Moon, who hits the ring and lays everyone out. Moon stomps Gonzalez. Senton by Moon. Gonzalez sits up and eats a superkick from Moon. Second rope Codebreaker by Moon.
Kai breaks up the pin. Gonzalez lays out Moon outside the ring as she is chasing Kai. Gonzalez works over Moon. Kai tags in. Moon manages to tag in Storm, who clears the ring. Everyone lands a big move. Everyone is out on the mat. Kai and Storm get to their feet. Storm and Kai trade strikes. Storm is sent out to the apron. Gonzalez pushes Storm into the ring post. Moon dives through the ropes and takes out Gonzalez. Kai tries to capitalize but Storm rolls her up for the win.
Winners: Ember Moon and Toni Storm
After the match, Hartwell and LeRae attack Moon and Storm from behind.
Ember Moon vs. Dakota Kai w/Raquel Gonzalez
Moon and Kai lock up. Kai takes down Moon. Kai slams Moon’s head into the mat. Moon counter and does the same. Kai and Moon trade submission attempts. Kai pushes Moon. Moon pushes Kai. Moon trips Kai then hits a basement Yakuza kick. Kai ends up on the apron. Moon pulls Kai’s arm against the turnbuckle. Kai yanks back, driving Moon’s shoulder into the ring post. Kai sends Moon into the turnbuckle shoulder first. Moon lets out a loud shriek in pain. Kai continues her assault on Moon’s injured shoulder. Kai locks in an armbar.
Moon lifts Kai off the mat and slams her down in a nasty one-armed powerbomb. Step-up enziguri by Moon. Moon and Kai trade kicks. Moon takes Kai down with a sliding trip. Moon swings Kai around on the apron and lands a stiff right hand. Moon tells Kai this is her receipt and lands a nasty running boot to Kai’s face. Moon blasts Kai with a suicide dive. Moon tries another, but Kai moves out of the way. Moon crashes back first into the barricade.
After the break, Kai hits a wheelbarrow facebuster for a near fall. Moon surprises Kai with a second rope codebreaker for a near fall. Kai and Moon trade punches. Moon locks Kai in the crossface. Kai turns it into a pin. Moon counters that into a pin. After multiple counters, Kai locks Moon in an armbar. Moon gets to the bottom rope to break the hold. Kai refuses to release the hold. Moon goes up top for the Eclypse. After a distraction from Gonzalez, Kai pins Moon.
Winner- Dakota Kai
Ember Moon vs. Jessi Kamea
Moon sweeps Kamea. Moon tells Kamea she is going to show her how to work. Kamea arm drags Moon. Basement uppercut by Kamea. Kamea locks Moon in a cravat. Moon does a front flip and lands on her feet to break the hold. Front dropkick by Moon. Basement stomp followed by a standing moonsault for a near fall by Moon. Moon locks Kamea in a crossface. Kamea rolls Moon into a pin. Moon kicks out. Moon lights Kamea up with a few kicks. Kamea lands a few up kicks. Moon grabs Kamea’s leg and locks her in a modified ankle lock. Kamea rolls Moon into the second turnbuckle. Kamea floors Moon with a springboard elbow for a near fall. Kamea whips Moon into the corner but Moon pops up to the second rope. Moon hits a flying codebreaker. Moon locks Kamea in a deathlock with a crossface. Kamea taps out.
Winner- Ember Moon
After the match, Dakota Kai attacks Moon. Kai levels Moon with a big boot on the apron.
In-Ring Segment: Ember Moon
Moon says she’s shocked they let her talk on the mic. It’s been a while. Moon says she has been in isolation for 14 long months. Moon is back and she sees a lot of things have changed here. Moon took her bike and drove for miles and miles. Moon now follows Ember’s Law. She isn’t going to let anyone walk over her ever again. Moon says she’s back and she wants gold. Io Shirai interrupts. Shirai joins Moon in the ring. Before Shirai can speak, Rhea Ripley walks out on the ramp. Dakota Kai and Raquel Gonzalez attack Ripley from behind. Moon helps Ripley as Shirai watches from the ring. Commissioner Regal walks out and books Ember Moon and Rhea Ripley vs. Dakota Kai and Raquel Gonzalez.
Backstage, Dakota Kai says Ember moon needs to get behind her in line for a title match.
Rhea Ripley and Ember Moon vs. Dakota Kai and Raquel Gonzalez
Moon lands. senton on Kai. Kai tags in Gonzalez. Moon tries a rana but Gonzalez puts on the breaks. Moon escapes and hits a nasty leaping sidekick to Gonzalez’s face. Kai tags back in Moon and Kai trade strikes. Moon dumps Kai out of the ring. Suicide dive by Moon. Gonzalez tries to sneak up behind Moon but Ripley dives off the apron and crushes Gonzalez with a senton. Gonzalez tags herself in as Ripley is chasing Kai. Gonzalez boots Ripley off the apron. Ripley hits the floor hard. After the break, Gonzalez has Ripley in a Modified Gory Special. Kai and Gonzalez take turns working over Ripley. Ripley manages to tag in Moon. Moon dropkicks Kai.
Moon lands a flurry of strikes to Gonzalez. Moon launches Kai into Gonzalez. Moon drops Kai with a middle rope codebreaker. Gonzalez saves KAi from a splash int he corner by Moon. Gonzalez picks up Moon. Kai kicks Moon in the head as Gonzalez lands a bodyslam. Moon kicks out. Ripley tags in and electric chair drops Kai. Kai kicks out. Kai hits Ripley with the Kairopractor. Ripley tags out. Gonzalez tries to suplex Moon but Ripley pushes Moon to reverse the momentum turning it into a DDT. Pop up powerbomb by Moon. Ripley and Gonzalez fall over the announce table. Kai is too busy watching the carnage between Ripley and Gonzalez. Kai turns around and walks right into the Eclypse. Moon pins Kai.
Winners- Rhea Ripley and Ember Moon
Shotzi Blackheart vs. Dakota Kai w/Raquel Gonzalez
Kai smushes Blackheart in the face. Blackheart takes down Kai. Kai misses a basement head kick. Blackheart and Kai trade pin attempts. Inverted atomic drop by Blackheart/ Blackheart welcomes Kai to the ball pit with a double leg drop below the belt. Blackheart trips Kai. Blackheart locks Kai in a modified deathlock with a butterfly lock. Kai counter with an armbar. Blackheart gets to the ropes. Suplex by Kai. Blackheart kicks out at two. Gonzalez gets on the apron top distract Blackheart. Kai suplexes Blackheart for another near fall. After the break, Blackheart nails Kai with a high knee.
Blackheart crushes Kai with her patented senton. Underhook German suplex by Blackheart. Kai kicks out. Blackheart charges into the corner. Kai meets her with a senton. Blackheart and Kaifight out on the apron. Blackheart runs up the ropes and hits a sliced bread # 2 on the apron. Both Kai and Blackheart are down. Blackheart landed on the top of her head. Gonzalez tries to get involved but Rhea Ripley runs down to the ring and attacks her. Referees break up the skirmish. Kai tries to sneak in a running big boot but Blackheart reverses it into a roll up for the win.
Winner- Shotzi Blackheart