WWE NXT Results For 9/5/18: Johnny Gargano vs. The Velveteen Dream Headlines, Plus The Search For Aleister Black's Attacker Continues!

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Kassius Ohno vs. Kona Reeves

The match begins with Ohno applying the kravat the Reeves, Reeves backs Ohno into the corner before getting free. Reeves taunts Ohno and Ohno cracks him with a right, Ohno drags Reeves to the mat before landing a knee drop. Reeves recovers and he nails Ohno with a top rope axe handle smash for a near fall, Ohno escapes the Hawaiian Drop to nail Reeves with a roaring elbow strike for a three count.

Winner: Kassius Ohno

After the match, Kassius Ohno grabs the microphone to say that he became an afterthought after returning to WWE NXT, Ohno says there will always be somebody new with some buzz and Ohno will be there to knock them to the back of the line.

The Forgotten Sons (Steve Cutler & Wesley Blake) w/Jaxson Ryker vs. Street Profits (Angelo Dawkins & Montez Ford)

The match begins with Blake scoring a takedown on Ford, Ford scores a few arm drags on Blake before the Street Profits knock their opponents to the arena floor. Ford takes a drink from the cup before taking out his opponents with a suicide dive, Dawkins tags in and he wrenches away on the arm of Cutler. Ford tags back in and he also works over the arm of Cutler, Cutler attacks Ford with forearm strikes before tagging Blake in. Blake destroys Ford with a clothesline that causes him to fall on the bent knees of Cutler, Blake then hits Ford with a springboard knee drop for a near fall. Cutler tags in and he works with Blake to land a double team neck breaker for a near fall, Cutler holds Ford down while applying a chin lock.

Cutler releases the hold to land a neck breaker for a near fall, Blake tags in and he nails Ford with a leg drop for a near fall. Cutler tags back in and he attacks Ford with a few strikes, Cutler holds Ford down with a modified chin lock. Ford gets free and he rolls Cutler up for a near fall, Blake tags in and Dawkins gets a tag a few moments later. Dawkins quickly cleans house against the opposing team, Dawkins drops Blake on the top rope before landing an avalanche in the corner. Ford tags in as Cutler throws Dawkins into the ring steps, Ford then hits Cutler with a DDT from out of nowhere. A pair of masked men distract Ford so Ryker can lay him out, The Forgotten Sons hit Ford with their finisher for a three count.

Winners: The Forgotten Sons (Steve Cutler & Wesley Blake) w/Jaxson Ryker

- NXT GM Williams Regal questions Heavy Machinery about the parking lot attack against Aleister Black, it was revealed that NXT Heavyweight Champion Tomasso Ciampa was seen in the bushes during the attack.

- Highlights are shown of last weeks main event that saw the Undisputed Era defeat Pete Dunne & Ricochet. Followed by an argument between Dunne and Ricochet backstage after the match, it is then announced that Dunne will face Ricochet in a Champion vs. Champion match in two weeks on NXT.

- A video package airs with the War Raiders issuing a warning to the Undisputed Era.

Kairi Sane vs. Trish Adora

The match begins with Sane attempting a go behind against Adora, Adora trips up Sane before missing a stomp. Sane drops Adora before landing an axe kick to the spine, Sane then hits Adora with a rolling neck breaker before applying a stretch muffler. Adora quickly gets to the ropes to break the submission, Adora recovers and Sane destroys her with a spinning back fist. Sane then nails a cornered Adora with a sliding elbow strike, Sane then hits Adora with an Insane Elbow for the three count.

Winner: Kairi Sane

After the match, Shayna Baszler makes her way to the entrance ramp with a microphone before knocking the treasure chest over. Baszler says Sane should enjoy her fantasy while she can because she will get her rematch, Baszler gets in the ring and a brawl breaks out between the two. Baszler drops sane with a clothesline and Sane gets up to fight back, Sane then knocks Baszler out of the ring with a spear.

- NXT Champion Tomasso Ciampa has a taped message, Ciampa says he hasn’t appeared in front of the crowd since NXT Takeover: New York IV because there is no top contender to his title. Ciampa says he is at the top of the food chain, Ciampa says that a few hear his message and he tells them to follow his lead.

- NXT GM William Regal is interviewing Lars Sullivan about the attack on Aleister Black, Sullivan says he is cleared to compete again and he admits that he was at the arena Black was attacked at to confront him, but he did see the Undisputed Era drive off after the attack before telling Regal to speak with EC3.

Johnny Gargano vs. The Velveteen Dream

The match begins with Dream taking Gargano down with a snap mare, Gargano gets angry and he drops Dream with a forearm strike. Gargano keeps Dream down while applying a front face lock, Dream makes it to the ropes to break the hold. Dream gets back up and he applies the headlock to Gargano, Gargano gets free and he lands another forearm strike. Gargano traps Dream in the corner while stomping away on him, Gargano eventually knocks Dream out of the ring after a chain wrestling session. Gargano follows Dream out of the ring while landing a series of strikes, Gargano gets Dream in the ring and Dream drops him neck first on the top rope. Dream stands over Gargano while landing a plethora of stomps, Dream starts landing strikes to the back of Gargano.

Gargano fights back and Dream destroys him with a hard Irish whip before landing a neck breaker for a near fall, Dream stands over Gargano while landing a few stomps. Gargano gets trapped in the corner and Dream lands a Banzai Drop to his injured back, Gargano gets up and Dream quickly drops him for a near fall. Gargano then applies a chin lock to a weakened Gargano, Dream transitiosn to a sleeper hold and Gargano gets free and he eventually eats a boot to the face. Gargano and Dream go through a series of reversals until Gargano lands an inverted DDT, Gargano then hits Dream with a middle rope hurricarana before sending him out of the ring. Gargano then hits Dream with a rope assisted spear for a near fall, Gargano then attacks Dream with some strikes.

Gargano goes to the ring apron and Gargano meets him up there before knocking him to the arena floor with a super kick, Gargano then hits Dream with a dive from the ring apron that sends both crashing to the arena floor. Both competitors get back in the ring and Gargano misses a rolling kick, Dream nails Gargano with a Fame Asser for a near fall. Gargano recovers and he leaps off the top rope before exchanging roll ups with Dream, Gargano ends a striking exchange between the two by landing a clothesline for a near fall. Gargano and Dream battle to the ring apron while exchanging blows, Dream goes for a death valley driver and Gargano escapes to the arena floor while injuring his knee. Dream sends Gargano knee first into the ring steps before getting him in the ring, Dream then hits Gargano with a DDT for a near fall.

Dream gets up and he attacks the injured knee of Gargano, Gargano recovers and he nails Dream with a step up enzaguri. Gargano looks for a spear and Dream drops him, Dream goes for a top rope elbow drop and Gargano avoids it to send him crashing to the arena floor. Gargano then takes out Dream with a suicide dive, Gargano would then lock Dream in the Gargano Escape on the arena floor. Gargano releases the hold and both competitors beat the count into the ring, Gargano looks for a rope assisted DDT and he nails Dream with a super kick instead. Gargano goes to the arena floor and he tries nailing Dream with an assisted DDT on it before thinking better of it and sending Dream into the ring, Dream calls Gargano a failure and Gargano gets angry. Dream then hits a charging Gargano with a Dream Valley Driver for the three count.

Winner: The Velveteen Dream

After the match, a discouraged Johnny Gargano walks backstage through the crowd as they mock him. 

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