Wes Lee can't be broken.
Wes Lee retained the NXT North American Championship at NXT Stand & Deliver, defeating Axiom, JD McDonagh, Ilja Dragunov, and Dragon Lee in a five-way bout.
The finish saw Wes Lee hit Dragunov with the cardiac kick as Dragunov hit Dragon Lee with a running strike.
.@dragonlee95 has arrived to #StandAndDeliver! pic.twitter.com/I7fQDLlbTf— WWE (@WWE) April 1, 2023
This match is CRAZY --#StandAndDeliver pic.twitter.com/25DfMJr0xP— WWE (@WWE) April 1, 2023
.@Axiom_WWE was pulling out all the stops against @jd_mcdonagh and @UNBESIEGBAR_ZAR ------#StandAndDeliver pic.twitter.com/dTXZNwgTqp— WWE (@WWE) April 1, 2023
Axiom catching Wes Lee with that kick mid backflip is INSANE. That boy GOOD #StandAndDeliver pic.twitter.com/ry78ecajCu— Public Enemies Podcast (@TheEnemiesPE3) April 1, 2023
That Cardiac Kid! @WesLee_WWE #NXTStandAndDeliver pic.twitter.com/arzguHpFyb— Ben (@iFightGiants) April 1, 2023
Wes Lee has been NXT North American Champion since WWE NXT Halloween Havoc 2022. This marked his fifth successful title defense.
This bout also marked Dragon Lee's televised NXT in-ring debut.
The bout came together when Shawn Michaels allowed Lee to pick his four opponents. He picked Lee, McDonagh, and Dragunov. Axion qualified by winning a battle royal.
Fans can check out Fightful's coverage of NXT Stand & Deliver by clicking here. Watch the post-show podcast for a full review of all the action by clicking here.