The Great American Bash is coming to NXT from July 1 to July 8. Three matchups are already set, including NXT's first-ever Strap Match taking place between Dexter Lumis and Roderick Strong. both the shows will proceed steeping forward with Winter Part.
Rhea Ripley overwhelmed Aliyah with her remarkable durability advantage — and overcame a shoe thrown at her by Robert Stone — to take down NXT's most boujee Superstar. On July 1 episode of NXT Rhea Ripley will face Aliyah & Robert Stone in a Handicap Match where The Nightmare has agreed to join The Robert Stone Brand if she loses.
Additionally, Mia Yim, Tegan Nox, Candice LeRae and Dakota Kai will collide in a Fatal 4-Way Match to determine the No. 1 Contender to NXT Women's Champion Io Shirai as well as including NXT's first-ever Strap Match taking place between Dexter Lumis and Roderick Strong
The proud sports-entertainment tradition was first used The Great American Bash back in 1985 by The NWA and Jim Crockett Promotions, now returns once more with NXT's top Superstars looking to leave their mark on its storied history.
Here we go!!!
We kicked the things off with Tegan Nox making her way out into the ring, Dakota Kai was the next to be in the ring, Tegan and Dakota got into a trash-talking, Daka Kai entered the ring, Mia Yim headed towards the ring, Candice was the last make her entrance.
The bail rang, all four women stretched in the ring, Candice and Dakao Kai made themself out of the ring, Yim and Tegan fought off all along into the ring, Candice made the interruption by pulling Yim out of the ring, Candice and Tegan met up, Dakota Kai out of nowhere crashing both them down.
Later, Candice took the charge by jumping over each and everyone, Yim and Candice fought off at the top of the ring, where Candice dashed down Yim for the cover but kicked out at two, Dakota Kai rolled in to take the charge on Yim.
Now, Dakota Kai took the lead, Yim and Tegan Nox teamed up to put down Dakota Kai, Yim with her move to eliminate Candice.
Candice : Eliminated by Mia Yim via pinfall
Back from the break, Yim was taking over both the superstars, Yim with a suicide dive on Tegan and then to Dakota Kai, she took Dakota Kai back for the cover but kicked out at two. Tegan Nox out of nowhere in the act of rolling Yim but could make to the elimination. Meanwhile, Dakota Kai with right roll on Yim to eliminate Mia Yim.
Mia Yim : Eliminated by Dakota Kai via pinfall
Dakota Kai and Tegan Nox were the two competitors to be left in the match, Tegan Nox with back to back Closeline to Dakota Kai, Tegan Nox with rolling clash to Dakota Kai into the turnbuckle, Tegan Nox with Suplex for the cover but kicked out shocking Tegan, now Tegan went atop the ring post, Dakota Kai suddenly joined and pulled her down to charge her with batter way, Dakota Kai lift Tegan on her shoulder but Tegan escaped and had Dakota face-first into the ring, Tegan Nox with right hand and climbed up to the top rope for the jump, Tegan Nox with her move, she went for the cover, 1, 2, 3 and won the match.
Winner : Tegan Nox, by last eliminating Dakota Kai
We were back into the ring with Timothy Thatcher to face off Oney Lorcan. Timothy Thatcher with double-press lock on Oney Lorcan. There was no way out for Oney to get out of the lock, Oney with a sudden move to flex Timothy Thatcher, Oney blistered Timothy Thatcher with back to back chop, he went on the top of the ring post but got dashed down by Timothy Thatcher.
Back from the break, a couple of rollings from both the superstars, Timothy Thatcher took down Oney showed him the way out of the ring, Oney back into the ring with Suplex, Timothy Thatcher now got the charge on Timothy Thatcher, they both went for exchange of chops, finally Oney took down Timothy Thatcher with a huge chop and went for the submission lock, Timothy Thatcher got out of the lock and had his own but could make it to the victory, Timothy Thatcher with Suplex for the cover, but Oney kicked out at two, Timothy Thatcher with armlock to let Oney tap out.
Winner : Timothy Thatcher, victory followed by submission
Timothy Thatcher continued the armlock even after the completion of the match. The referee approached to break them up.
We went down into the ring with Rhea Ripley into the ring to face off Aliyah & Robert Stone in a Handicap Match. Aliyah & Robert Stone also made their way. The bail rang, Robert with goggles and mouthpiece, Robert and Rhea Ripley kicked the things off, Robert had some amazing way to dodge Rhea Ripley, Robert went for the attacked but instead got took down by Rhea Ripley, she sent Robert out of the ring, Rhea engaged in a talk with Robert, Meanwhile, Aliyah from behind causing the offense.
Rhea Ripley back with the charge ripping both apart, Aliyah had some way to make the damages on Rhea Ripley as she took down Rhea Ripley out of the ring, Aliyah took Rhea back to the ring for the cover but Rhea with kick out.
Back from the break, Robert and Aliyah taking the hard-hittings on Rhea Ripley, Aliyah and Robert looked for the double suplex but Rhea Ripley with her won Suplex at the same time, Rhea Riley went back and forth with both of them. A headbutt by Rhea to Robert, Rhea Ripley with an Anklelock on both the superstars to let them tap out.
Winner : Rhea Riley, victory followed by submission
Roderick Strong Vs. Dexter Lumis was next up in a Strap match, Strong headed towards the ring, The nightmare of Strong walks down to the ring.
Strong said Dexter to back up, The referee strapped Dexter and went for Strong but he was not ready to put on, Strong with a sudden attack, Dexter right appeared from behind shocking strong, Dexter with a big dash to Strong and went to bind Strong with the strap, Dexter with drastically making the hits on Strong, Dexter Lumis went back and forth into the turnbuckle, Strong meanwhile had some chop, but it looked to have not effected Dexter, Lumis with Backbreaker
Strong with nasty knee strick, Strong at the top of the ring post, but Dexter saved himself by driving Strong into the ring, They both went back and forth out of the ring, Dexter exploded some shots with Strap, they fought at the top of the entrance, Dexter bumped Strong to the screen, Strong opened up the dicky of car but got the attack from behind by Strong, he went for Backdrop smashing Dexter on the concrete. Strong got him back to the ring, Strong with back to back strap shots. Strong meanwhile, asked him "who I am?
Strong backing down, Dexter fot the shout from the crowd to do batter against Strong, but Strong continued to have chop with strap, Dexter Lumis with sudden Closeline, Dexter unloading the series of right hand and then German Suplex for the cover, 1, 2 kicked out.
They both fought off at the top of the ring post, Strong with Superplex to Dexter, Roderick put the strap around the Dexter's ankles, Dexter somehow slid down from the ring, Bobby Fish out of nowehere attacking Dexter Lumis, Strong took the advantage and had the move for cover but kicked out at two. Bobby Fish joined the ring in order to take down Dexter, but instead they both a massive Close line, sending Bobby Fish out of the ring as well, Dexter went for the strap around the neck of Strong to let him tap out.
Winner : Dexter Lumis, victory followed by submission
Back from the break, as Candice and Johnny Gargano were backstage for the talk, Candice were having some complaints about the count earlier in the Elimination Fatal-4 way match. Suddenly, Candice left off from there, she found taking a brawl with Mia Yim. The official emerged to split them up.
Sasha Banks and Bayley arrived with Jaguar XF, Io Shairi was next up to make the entrance.
The bail rang as they the match went under the way, Banks smashed Sasha back into the turnbuckle, Sasha Banks bragged into the middle of the ring, Io took Sasha Banks for the shots into the corner, Bayley had the distraction by blowing the horn of a car.
Double Knee by Sasha Banks for the cover, Io kicked out at two, Sasha Banks with Shoulder lock as well as smashing her, Sasha Banks with double Knee stick to once again make the offense. Io somehow backed up with the great move, Io drove Saha Bank into the ring, now Io took the momentum showing no lame attempt to lose the game, Double knee by Io for the cover, but kicked out, Io with Double Under hook but could not turn it into the successful attempt, Soon Sasha Banks would have her submission move, Io rolled over making herself out of the lock, she drove Sasha Banks into the corner, Io looked to jump but Sasha Banks would send her into the ring post-Io hung up to the ring post, Sasha Banks ran to have knee stick but Io escaped from it and instead make the jump on Sasha Banks.
Sasha Banks had her knee injured, we saw Sasha Banks suddenly drove Io out of the ring rope and then sent her into the barricade, Bayley tried to make the distraction, the referee ordered Bayley to go out, suddenly we saw Asuka appearing out of nowhere, making the save for Io against Bayley and Sasha Banks, Io Shirai took the advantage to have knee stick and then she went atop to the ring post for the jump to pin Sasha Banks for the victory.
Winner : Io Shirai, victory followed by pinfall