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WWE Raw Monday night results 15th Dec 2020

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WWE Raw Monday night results 15th Dec 2020

Here are the results from yesterday’s Monday Night Raw

AJ Styles def. Sheamus via pinfall with a jackknife pin. AJ Styles, The Miz and John Morrison opened the show with “The Nightmare before TLC,” a story reading. After the story culminated in Styles beating Drew McIntyre for the WWE championship on Sunday — and then an alternative ending with Miz cashing in Money in the Bank on McIntyre to become champion — Sheamus made his way to the ring to let Styles know he was ready to fight. This led right into the match, which was dominated in the early going by Sheamus. Styles eventually began to attack Sheamus’ leg, including putting him in a calf crusher. The leg would play a factor in the finish, with Styles hitting Sheamus in the leg as Sheamus was climbing the turnbuckles. After Sheamus fell to the canvas, Styles folded him up for the finish. After the match, Styles attacked Sheamus with a chair after tangling him up in the ropes. (WWE Raw)

 

Bray Wyatt and Randy Orton play hide and seek
Bray WWyatt came to the ring for a “field trip” to the WWE ThunderDome, with the Firefly Fun House puppets in the crowd. Wyatt apologized for The Fiend showing up during his match with Randy Orton last week, saying he knows he has things he needs to fix about himself and that he wished he got to finish their match — because who knows what will be left of Orton after his match with The Fiend at TLC. Wyatt said that, since TLC will be no laughing matter, he would make sure Raw is, leading him to read off jokes about Orton. Orton interrupted on the tron, admitting that he was outmaneuvered by The Fiend last week. Orton promised he wouldn’t be outmaneuvered at TLC, or tonight, offering a chance for Wyatt to play hide and seek tonight. Wyatt accepted and the hunt was on. (WWE Raw)

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Wyatt ran into Riddle backstage, who pitched a segment on “bro-nouns” for a future Fun House segment but Riddle had to settle for getting an autograph from Ramblin’ Rabbit. Next up was a run-in between Wyatt, R-Truth and Huskus. Wyatt stumbled across a room with an empty rocking chair and entered, taking a seat while in something of a trance. Orton then came from a door behind the chair and attacked Wyatt. The two brawled until Orton locked Wyatt in a box and set it on fire. The box lid then popped open and The Fiend emerged, locking Orton in a mandible claw.

 

The Hurt Business def. The New Day & Jeff Hardy via submission when Bobby Lashley locked Hardy in a Hurt Lock. Cedric Alexander again tried to be a bit of a glory hog, blind tagging himself in when Lashley had control early in the match and wildly celebrating by himself briefly after the win. (WWE Raw)

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Lana def. Nia Jax via pinfall after a stomp. Jax was dominating when Lana countered a powerbomb into a rana. Jax came back and tired to take Lana to the middle rope for a Samoan Drop, but Lana escaped, kicked Nia’s legs out and hit her with a stomp before a pin. After the match, Shayna Baszler attacked Asuka backstage and then came to the ring and helped Jax beat up Lana, stomping her elbow and then helping Jax leg drop onto Lana’s leg several times before Asuka made the save. Later in the show, it was announced Lana couldn’t compete at TLC and Asuka would need to find a new partner for the match.

Elias officially announced Jaxson Ryker as his bodyguard. Ryker said he saw the light and would not allow people to continue interfering with Elias’ concerts. Then, R-Truth interfered with Elias’ concert, leading to a slew of superstars to chase Truth through the ring before Ryker took out Gran Metalik to end the segment. (WWE Raw)

The Miz & John Morrison def. Keith Lee via pinfall after a series of kicks. Lee was a force, as usual, but the numbers game was too much in the handicap match. Miz and Morrison hit Lee with a series of kicks before Lee caught Morrison on a springboard. Miz chopblocked Lee as he was still holding Morrison and the two piled on Lee for the pin.

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Mase def. Ricochet via pinfall after a sit-out slam. Mustafa Ali was on commentary during the match and sent Slapjack and T-Bar to interfere. Ricochet fought both off but it was enough of a distraction to allow Mase to score the win.(WWE Raw)

Dana Brooke def. Shayna Baszler via disqualification after Nia Jax interfered. Brooke was off to a solid start and had Baszler on the ropes, but Jax pushed her off the top rope for the DQ. As Jax and Baszler tried to attack Brooke after the match, Mandy Rose ran in for the initial save, hitting Jax and Baszler with a kendo stick. Asuka then ran in to help run off the tag champions.

Riddle def. MVP via pinfall after a Floating Bro. The match was over almost as soon as it began, with Riddle hitting a knee and then the Floating Bro for the win. He then ducked out of the ring before Bobby Lashley could slide in for the attack. (WWE Raw)

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Kelechi Iheanacho Sends Leicester To First FA Cup Final Since 1969

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Leicester City book their place in the FA Cup final against Chelsea as Kelechi Iheanacho’s second-half strike seals Wembley win over Southampton

Leicester City have reached their first FA Cup final since 1969 after Kelechi Iheanacho’s strike saw off Southampton at Wembley.

The striker converted from close range in the 55th minute after good work from Jamie Vardy set him up during a counter attack.

It is the fifth time the Foxes have reached the FA Cup final and they will now face Chelsea next month after the Blues defeated Manchester City in the other semi-final on Saturday.

Iheanacho’s strike was the 14th he has scored in this competition since 2015 and no player – not Sergio Aguero or Harry Kane – has scored more FA Cup goals during that time. The cup has become his playground.

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David de Gea ‘could leave Manchester United on loan’

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Manchester United could reportedly loan out goalkeeper David de Gea ahead of the 2021-22 campaign.

The 30-year-old was between the sticks for his team’s Europa League clash with Granada on Thursday night but appears to have dropped behind Dean Henderson in the pecking order at Old Trafford.

Henderson is expected to start Sunday’s Premier League clash against Tottenham Hotspur, with De Gea set to drop back down to the bench.

The Spain international has recently been linked with a move away from Ole Gunnar Solskjaer‘s side, but he still has more than two years left to run on a lucrative contract at Old Trafford.

According to ESPN, Man United are unlikely to find a buyer for De Gea in the upcoming market and could therefore decide to loan him out for the 2021-22 season.

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The former Atletico Madrid youngster has made 435 appearances for the 20-time English champions in all competitions, including 30 outings during the current campaign

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NXT takeover stand and deliver results 7th April 2021

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NXT takeover stand and deliver results 7th April 2021

Here are the results for the NXT takeover pay per view

Zoey Stark vs. Toni Storm (Pre-show): Stark continued to impress as she has in a series of matches with stop stars, hitting some nice early moves, including a good-looking springboard missile dropkick. Storm took over the match after the strong start, using some power offense with snap suplexes and a body slam, but before she could capitalize, Stark hit a superplex from the second rope to start a comeback. A half-nelson suplex set up a running knee for the first convincing near fall of the match. Stark continued to keep up the pressure until Storm hit a series of German suplexes before going for Storm Zero, which was countered awkwardly by Stark into a small package for the victory.  (NXT takeover)

Pete Dunne vs. Kushida: An exchange of submission attempts opened the match as both men were attempting to establish their technical superiority early. Kushida had a small edge in the grappling until the action spilled outside where Dunne hit an X-plex onto the ring apron. Dunne brutally went after the arm of Kushida for a brief run, but Kushida fired up and ran the length of the entrance ramp for a kick. After an exchange of strikes, Dunne went back to work on the arm — and the fingers — of Kushida.

The action continued to flow back and forth, with Dunne’s aggression being met by Kushida blow-for-blow. Kushida hit a superplex while holding his Hoverboard Lock, switching to an armbar, but Dunne managed to get a foot on the ropes for a break. Kushida continued going for Dunne’s arms, locking in another Hoverboard Lock and then switching arms with the hold when Dunne reached the ropes. Dunne went back to the fingers, softening up Kushida for a kick to the head and Bitter End to bring the match to a close.

Leon Ruff vs. Isaiah “Swerve” Scott vs. Bronson Reed vs. Cameron Grimes vs. Dexter Lumis vs. LA Knight (Gauntlet Eliminator for North American championship opportunity): Scott jumped Ruff before the match, getting off to an early advantage when they were the first two men in. Ruff eventually hit a cutter on Scott, springboarding off the announce table to hit the move. That wasn’t enough to keep Scott down, as he continued to blitz Ruff with big moves until Ruff countered a top rope powerbomb into a rana before Reed entered the match. Reed ran wild until hitting a double-German suplex on Scott and Ruff. Grimes came into the match and paid off Scott to help him go at the other competitors. During Lumis’ entrance, Scott was able to quickly pin Ruff to take him out of the match. Lumis delivered suplex after suplex until running into Reed with the two big men exchanging strikes and neither getting the upper hand. Knight made his entrance as the final man into the match and soon pinned Lumis as Lumis had Grimes locked in Silence. Reed eliminated Knight moments later after a senton, leaving Scott, Reed and Grimes as the final three in the match. (NXT takeover)

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Grimes and Scott teamed up against Reed, but Reed shrugged off strikes from both men until the temporary alliance fell apart and Scott rolled up Grimes with a handful of tights — reversing Grimes’ own attempt to grab Scott’s tights in a pin — for the elimination. Reed went to the top rope, but Scott caught him with a kick and then slammed Reed from the top rope onto the ring apron. Scott followed up with a 450 splash for a near fall. Reed fired up through a trio of House Call kicks from Scott before hitting Tsunami for the victory.

NXT UK Championship — WALTER (c) vs. Tommaso Ciampa: Ciampa looked to try to neutralize WALTER’s strength with speed early but eventually snapped and blitzed WALTER with a flurry of strikes. That only served to anger the champion, leading him to deliver a series of titanic chops. WALTER tried to deliver another chop as Ciampa was leaned on the announce table, but Ciampa moved out of the way, causing WALTER to chop through a portion of the table. Ciampa tried to take advantage of the now-injured hand of WALTER but ran into a big boot. When WALTER had trouble locking in submissions due to not being able to use any strength in his grip, he resorted to delivering more big kicks to the face of Ciampa. Ciampa delivered clothesline after clothesline, trying to take WALTER off his feet, sending the champion stumbling before falling into the ropes where Ciampa’s clotheslines continued until WALTER delivered a chop. Ciampa came right back with yet another clothesline, finally driving WALTER to the mat. After another flurry of offense, Ciampa hit the Fairy Tale Ending for a near fall.

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WALTER came back with an attempt at a choke before a German suplex and lariat for a two count of his own. Ciampa continued his incredible performance, blasting WALTER with strikes and forcing the big man to turtle up. Another strike exchange followed shortly after before WALTER focused in on the neck of Ciampa with a series of stomps and powerbombs, again resulting in a near fall. Walter hit another suplex and a big chop, this time putting Ciampa down for the three count, retaining his title.  (NXT takeover)

Tag Team Championship — MSK vs. Grizzled Young Veterans vs. Legado Del Fantasma: This match was for the vacant title. Pure fire from the jump with everyone in the match flying around the ring at full speed. Every team in the match got early spots to shit, with Grizzled Young Veterans taking the early action before MSK took over and Legado del Fantasma finally took control with simultaneous dives and then a pair of Van Terminators (without the chair) on Nash Carter for a near fall. Legado continued their run of control by continuing to take the fight to Carter until he finally made a tag to Wes Lee, who took out all four men on the other teams before a huge dive and a series of backflips into a Pele kick to the back of James Drake’s head. (NXT takeover)

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Zack Gibson finally involved himself to take out Lee, holding his hand inside the turnbuckle pad so Drake could deliver a dropkick to the already inured hand. Gibson locked up Lee’s hand and Lee was ready to tap until Carter was able to crawl through a Drake choke to grab his partner’s hand. Things broke down to GYV vs. MSK, with Lee hitting a double cutter and then a twisting blockbuster while Carter had Gibson lifted up to score the win and take home the titles.

Women’s Championship — Io Shirai (c) vs. Raquel Gonzalez: Gonzalez used her power early, forcing Shirai to have to resort to slick defensive maneuvers and quickness, hitting a rana and then taking the fight to Gonzalez in the corner. Gonzalez caught a Shirai stomp and tried to reverse the momentum but found herself on the outside, getting knocked to the floor after a Shirai asai moonsault. Gonzalez was finally able to slow down the champ by driving her into the ring post before going back to the ring where she began to toss Shirai around the ring.

Every time it seemed Gonzalez had Shirai on the defensive, the champion would find a way to counter and launch into her own high impact offense, including a Code Red for a near fall. Gonzalez caught Shirai on the top rope and tried to walk her to the center of the ring for a chokeslam, but Shirai managed to counter and roll into a crossface, forcing Gonzalez to crawl to the ropes for the escape. Shirai followed up with a moonsault from the top rope onto the entrance ramp. Shirai wandered out of the ring area before appearing on top of the giant skull that made up the set background on the ramp, hitting a diving crossbody onto Gonzalez. (NXT takeover)

Gonzalez refused to stay down, coming back to hit a chokeslam outside the ring and throwing the champion in for a near fall. Moments later, Gonzalez managed to hit a big lariat and then another chokeslam to score the pinfall and win the belt.

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