WWE UK Championship Tournament 2018 Day 2 Results: 4 Title Matches & The Return Of Noam Dar

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WWE UK Championship Match
Pete Dunne def. Zack Gibson to retain the title

Bobby Lashley Makes History, Reaches Milestones With WWE Title Victory

WWE NXT Tag Team Championship Match
Moustache Mountain (Trent Seven & Tyler Bate) def. Undisputed Era (Roderick Strong & Kyle O’Reilly) to win the titles

WWE NXT Women’s Championship Match
Shayna Baszler def. Toni Storm by count out to retain the title

WWE NXT North American Championship Match
Adam Cole def. Wolfgang to retain the title

WWE UK Title #1 Contenders Match
Noam Dar def. Flash Morgan Webster, Travis Banks & Mark Andrews

Aleister Black & Ricochet def. The Velveteen Dream & EC3

Charlie Morgan def. Killer Kelly


WWE NXT Tag Team Championship Match: Undisputed Era (Roderick Strong & Kyle O’Reilly) (c) vs. Moustache Mountain (Trent Seven & Tyler Bate)

The match begins with Strong taking Bate down with a headlock and Bate escapes right away, Bate then nails Strong with a drop kick. Seven tags in and Strong backs him into the corner, O’Reilly tags in and Seven nails him with a few chops. O’Reilly nails Seven nails him with a leg kick, Strong tags in and he works over the arm of Seven for a short time. Seven gets free and he tags Bate into the match, Bate slams O’Reilly before dropping Seven on top of him. Seven and Bate double team Strong as the referee admonishes O’Reilly, Strong sends Seven out of the ring before landing a drop kick through the ropes. O’Reilly tags in and he stomps away on a downed Seven, O’Reilly drags Seven to the ground while working over his arm.

O’Reilly attacks Seven with some knee strikes for a near fall, Strong tags in and he corners Seven before landing chops. O’Reilly tags back in and he nails a cornered Seven with some more strikes, O’Reilly holds Seven down while applying the chin lock. Seven fights back as Strong tags into the match and is immediately sent to the arena floor, O’Reilly interferes and Seven knocks him to the arena floor. O’Reilly attacks Bate to prevent Seven from tagging him into the match, Strong nails a distracted Seven with a drop kick for a near fall. O’Reilly tags in and he crushes Seven with knee strikes and kicks, Seven catches O’Reilly with a DDT. Bate and Strong get tagged in by their respective partners, Bate quickly starts cleaning house against the opposing team.

Bate catches Strong with a running shooting star press for a near fall, Bate then takes out O’Reilly and Strong with airplane spins. O’Reilly briefly gets free and catches Bate in a sleeper hold, Bate nails Strong with a German suplex as O’Reilly holds him in another sleeper hold for a near fall. Seven tags in and Strong shoves him into Bate, O’Reilly tags in and he nails Seven with a penalty kick for a near fall. Strong hits the ring and O’Reilly accidentally nails him with a roaring elbow strike, Bate tags in and they hit O’Reilly with their finisher for a near fall. Seven and Strong have a striking exchange until they both fall out of the ring, O’Reilly then catches Bate with a multiple strike combination followed by a brain buster for a near fall. Strong tags in and they hit Bate with their finisher for another near fall, O’Reilly tags in and Strong accidentally nails him with a clothesline.

Bate takes out Strong with a suicide dive, Seven tags in and he nails Strong with a Seven Stars Lariat before working with Bate to land their finisher for the three count.

Winners: Moustache Mountain (Trent Seven & Tyler Bate), your new WWE NXT Tag Team Champions

- WWE NXT UK GM Johnny Saint announces a triple threat match to determine the top contender to the WWE UK Championship tonight.

Killer Kelly vs. Charlie Morgan

The match begins with Kelly backing Morgan into the corner before letting her go free, Morgan starts wrenching away on the arm of Kelly. Kelly does the same to her while landing a few strikes, Morgan catches Kelly with a hip toss and multiple leg sweeps for a near fall. Morgan catches a swinging Kelly with a springboard cross body block for a one count, Morgan gets Kelly in the corner before landing a running European uppercut. Kelly hangs Morgan on the top rope before landing a knee strike, Kelly gets Morgan out of the corner before landing a suplex for a near fall. Kelly stomps away on a downed Morgan, Kelly gets Morgan in a Romero Special while applying a dragon sleeper. Morgan gets free and Kelly kicks her in the back, Kelly uses a bicycle kick to knock Morgan to the arena floor.

Kelly goes to the ring apron before nailing Morgan with a penalty kick, Kelly gets Morgan back in the ring for a near fall on a pin attempt. Kelly stands over Morgan while landing a plethora of strikes, Morgan recovers and she catches Kelly with a super kick followed by a springboard senton. Kelly recovers and she nails Morgan with a German suplex, Kelly then nails a cornered Morgan with a running drop kick for a near fall. Morgan escapes a German suplex to smash Kelly face first on the mat below, Morgan surprises Kelly with a roll up for the three count.

Winner: Charlie Morgan

- WWE NXT UK GM Johnny Saint comes out before the match begins to add Noam Dar to the bout.

WWE UK Title #1 Contenders Match: Flash Morgan Webster vs. Noam Dar vs. Travis Banks vs. Mark Andrews

The match begins with Dar going after Andrews as Banks goes after Webster, Banks then attacks Dar from behind. Dar attacks the injured shoulder of Banks before eating arm drags from Webster, Andrews catches Webster with a few roll up before landing a double stomp followed by a moonsault for a near fall. Dar kicks Andrews in the leg before doing the same to Webster, Banks propels Dar into the corner before landing a running drop kick. Dar rolls out of the ring and Banks nails him with a suicide dive, Webster then takes out Banks with a ring post assisted hurricarana on the arena floor. Andrews enters the picture to take everyone out with a suicide dives, Andrews gets Banks in the ring before nailing him with some kicks.

Andrews nails Banks and Webster with simultaneous sliced breads for a near fall, Dar returns and Andrews nails him with an enzaguri. Webster goes for a pin and Banks takes him out with a top rope double stomp, Banks attacks a cornered Webster and Andrews with a plethora of strikes. Dar surprises Banks with a roll up for a near fall, Dar starts attacking the injured shoulder of Banks. Andrews drops Dar before nailing Webster with an enzaguri, Webster and Banks battle until both hit the ground. Andrews goes to the top rope and Webster nails him with an enzaguri, Webster goes for a hurricarana and Andrews lands on his feet. Andrews nails Webster with a reverse rana for a near fall, Dar clears the ring and goes for a single leg crab on Andrews.

Dar applies a Champagne Super Knee Bar to Andrews and Banks applies the cross face to Andrews, Banks kicks Dar off of Andrews and Webster prevents Andrews from tapping out. Webster attacks everybody to break the submission attempt up, Banks returns and he nails Webster with a Slice Of Heaven. Andrews then catches Banks with a Stun Gun Millionaire, Andrews goes for a shooting star press and Banks gets out of the way. Dar returns and he smashes the arm of Banks on the top rope, Dar nails Banks with a running head kick for the three count.

Winner: Noam Dar

After the match, the Coffey Brothers hit the ring to attack Flash Morgan Webster, Travis Banks and Mark Andrews. 

WWE NXT North American Championship Match: Adam Cole (c) vs. Wolfgang

The match begins with some chain wrestling between Wolfgang and Cole, Cole works on a headlock and Wolfgang continues getting him into the corners before landing a forearm strike. Wolfgang keeps Cole trapped by the ropes before landing some strikes, Cole fights back and he nails Wolfgang with a neck breaker. Cole traps Wolfgang in the corner before kicking away at him, Cole gets Wolfgang out of the corner before landing another neck breaker for a near fall. Wolfgang recovers and he catches Cole with a running gut buster for a near fall, Wolfgang traps Cole in the ropes while landing some cross face strikes. Wolfgang scores a takedown on Cole and he slams him down multiple times after that, Cole escapes to the ring apron and Wolfgang knocks him to the arena floor.

Wolfgang tries reaching through the ropes and Cole nails him with an enzaguri, Cole goes to the middle rope and Wolfgang nails him with a gut buster as he leaps off. Wolfgang stands over Cole and stomps away on him, Wolfgang traps Cole in the corner while landing some shoulder thrusts. Wolfgang grabs Cole before nailing him with a hard Irish whip, Wolfgang follows that up by nailing Cole with an avalanche. Wolfgang leaps off the top rope and Cole cracks him with a super kick, Cole then drops Wolfgang with multiple clotheslines and a bicycle kick. Cole misses an enzaguri and still catches Wolfgang with a back stabber for a near fall, Wolfgang recovers and crushes Cole with elbow strikes. Cole finally lands the enzaguri and then lands a modified neck breaker for a near fall, Wolfgang recovers and nails Cole with a fireman’s slam.

Wolfgang goes for the moonsault and Cole gets out of the way, Cole then hits a downed Wolfgang with multiple kicks to the face. Wolfgang recovers and he nails a charging Cole with a roaring clothesline, Wolfgang goes for a swanton bomb and Cole gets his knees up. Cole nails Wolfgang with the Last Shot for the three count.

Winner: Adam Cole, still the WWE NXT North American Champion

Aleister Black & Ricochet vs. The Velveteen Dream & EC3

The match begins with Dream demanding Black tag in and Black obliges, Dream throws a shirt at Black before tagging EC3 in. Black catches EC3 with a roll up before landing an arm drag, EC3 backs Black into the corner before Dream tags in. Dream nails Black with a few strikes before tagging EC3 back in, EC# lands a few strikes before Dream tags in. Ricochet tags in and he nails Dream with a high cross body followed by a head scissors takedown, EC3 interferes and Ricochet knocks him out of the ring with a drop kick. EC3 gets back in the ring and distracts the referee so Dream can send Ricochet to the arena floor, Dream then throws Ricochet into the barricade before getting him back in the ring. Dream tags in and he catches the arm of Ricochet with an axe handle smash, Dream then attacks a cornered Ricochet with multiple stomps.

Dream throws Ricochet out of the ring before faking a dive from the top rope, EC3 tags in and he gets Ricochet in the ring before landing a suplex. EC3 holds Ricochet down while wrenching away on his arm, Ricochet fights back and he nails EC3 with a rolling drop kick. Black tags in and the referee didn’t see it due to a referee distraction, Dream tags in and he double teams Ricochet with EC3. Dream nails Ricochet with a neck breaker for a near fall, EC3 tags in and he slams Ricochet before Dream tags back in. Ricochet fights back against both opponents until causing Dream to accidentally hit EC3 with a DDT, Black tags in and he cleans house against both competitors. Black drops Dream before landing a knee strike to the head, Black takes out both opponents with a springboard moonsault. Dream recovers and he nails a charging Black with a spine buster, Dream slips off the ropes and apparently injures his knee.

EC3 tags in and Black rolls him up for a near fall, EC3 then clobbers a charging Black with a clothesline for a near fall. Dream tags in and he nails Black with a super kick before EC3 lands a bulldog DDT, Ricochet interferes and he nails EC3 with a super kick before eating one from Dream. Black returns and he drops Dream with a knee strike, Dream is knocked to the arena floor and Ricochet nails him with a suicide dive. Black gets Dream back in the ring and Dream nails him with a DDT for a near fall, Ricochet tags in and he immediately drops Dream. Ricochet misses a springboard move and Dream rolls him up for a near fall, Dream then hits Ricochet with a death valley driver before tagging EC3 in. Ricochet escapes a TKO from EC3 to land a standing shooting star press for a near fall, EC3 avoids a leaping Ricochet before landing a modified neck breaker. EC3 looks for the tag and Dream hightails it from the ringside area, Black tags in and he nails EC3 with Black Mass for the three count.

Winners: Aleister Black & Ricochet

WWE NXT Women’s Championship Match: Shayna Baszler (c) vs. Toni Storm

The match begins with Baszler scoring a takedown on Storm and Storm controls her head, Baszler gets free and catches Storm in a headlock. Storm briefly gets free and Baszler reapplies the headlock a few moments later, Storm gets free and both competitors get back to their feet. Baszler gets Storm down before slapping away at her head, Baszler backs Storm into the ropes before landing a leg kick. Storm recovers and she uses a kick to knock Baszler out of the ring, Storm follows that up by catching Baszler with a suicide dive. Storm follows a downed Baszler while landing a plethora of strikes, Storm gets caught in the barricade after a missed kick and Baszler shoves her backwards to the arena floor. Baszler waits for Storm to get back in the ring and Baszler nails her with a chop block, Baszler picks Storm up before nailing her with leg kicks.

Baszler mounts a downed Storm before landing a bunch of strikes, Baszler holds Storm down while wrenching away on her leg. Baszler briefly lands some elbow strikes on the injured knee of Storm, Baszler also stomps away on the injured ankle of Storm. Baszler traps the injured leg of Storm in the ropes while simply standing on it, Storm trips up Baszler before landing a snap German suplex. Storm then nails a cornered Baszler with a running hip attack, Storm goes to the top rope and Baszler follows her up there. Baszler nails Storm with a super gut wrench suplex for a near fall, Baszler stands over Storm while landing a bunch more strikes. Baszler would then apply the knee bar to Storm and Storm quickly gets free, Baszler attacxks Storm with leg kicks and knee strikes. Storm recovers to hit Baszler with a haedbutt and a Storm Zero for a near fall, Baszler recovers to land a knee strike for a near fall.

Baszler goes for the rear anked choke and Storm rolls her up for a near fall, Baszler reapplies the rear naked choke. Storm reaches the ropes and Baszler sends her to the arena floor, Baszler reapplies the rear naked choke and Stoerm passes out. Baszler releases the choke and gets back into the ring, Storm doesn’t beat the count and the referee calls for the bell.

Winner: Shayna Baszler, by count out & still the WWE NXT Women’s Champion

After the match, Shayna Baszler returns to the ring and reapplies the rear naked choke to Toni Storm.

WWE UK Championship Match: Pete Dunne (c) vs. Zack Gibson

The match begins with Dunne doing some work on the arm of Gibson, Gibson gets free and he tries stomping on the arm of Dunne. Dunne gets free and he sends Gibson to the ring apron after landing a clotheslines, Dunne knocks Gibson to the arena floor before kicking his injured arm. Gibson drops Dunne on the ring apron before sending him shoulder first into the barricade, Gibson gets Dunne in the ring before mounting him and landing a plethora of strikes on him. Gibson starts bending the arm of Dunne in some unnatural ways, Gibson then nails Dunne with an arm bar suplex. Gibson and Dunne get up and they have a striking exchange, Gibson drops Dunne and he wrenches away on the injured arm. Dunne blocks a throat strike before leveling Gibson with a headbutt, Dunne tehn attacks Gibson with a striking combination.

Dunne gets Gibson in the corner before landing a step up enzaguri, Dunne follows that up by landing the X Plex for a near fall. Dunne escapes a German suplex before kicking Gibson right in the head, Dunne goes for a jump kimura and then lands a double stomp a few moments later. Gibson rolls out of the ring and Dunne leaps off the top rope onto him, Gibson gets back into the ring and Dunne twists away on his foot. Gibson gets back out of the ring and he sends Dunne into the ring steps, Gibson sets up for Helter Skelter and Dunne escapes to land an X Plex on the entrance ramp. The two battle back into the ring and Gibson nails Dunne with a forearm strike, Gibson traps Dunne in the corner while landing a multitude of strikes. Dunne gets angry and he assaults Gibson with a ton of strikes, Gibson then catches Dunne with a lung blower before exchanging lariats.

Gibson and Dunne exchange headbutts until both fall to the mat below, Dunne catches Gibson with a German suplex followed by his finisher for a near fall. Gibson recovers and he nails Dunne with an enzaguri followed by a middle rope double knee strike for a near fall, Gibson applies the Shankly Gates and Dunne gets to the ropes. Gibson goes to the top rope and Dunne follows him up there, Gibson catches Dunne with a super Helter Skelter for a near fall. Gibson reapplies the Shankly Gates and Dunne gets to the ropes after a long struggle, Gibson then stomps away on a downed Dunne. Dunne recovers and he snaps the fingers of Gibson, Gibson leaps off the ropes and Dunne nails him with a forearm strike. Dunne then nails Gibson with his finisher for the three count.

Winner: Pete Dunne, still the WWE UK Champion

After the match, Triple H and Johnny Saint make their way to to the entrance ramp with the competitors who competed on both days. Triple H grabs grabs the microphone to says it is the UK's time and that they are WWE NXT UK.

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