WWE NXT Results
May 4, 2021
Report by Lovell Porter for Wrestlezone.com
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Falls Count Anywhere Match: Leon Ruff vs. Isaiah “Swerve” Scott
Ruff charges in as soon as the bell rings. Scott destroys Ruff with a nasty knee strike to the face. Ruff lands a few strikes. Ruff tries his Crucifix Bomb but Scott hooks the ropes. Scott sends Ruff into the ropes. Ruff tries a springboard cutter but Scott catches him. Scott and Ruff end up outside the ring. Ruff tries a dive. Scott picks Ruff out of the air and slams him into the LED board on the apron. Scott sends Ruff into the barricade. Scott hits a sidewalk slam on the ramp. Ruff kicks out. Scott lands a high-angle superplex. Ruff kicks out. Scott misses a PK and gets caught up in the ropes. Ruff dropkicks Scott as he is hanging. Ruff gets a running start and leaps off the steps. Scott catches Ruff with a chop. Scott pulls a toolbox from under the ring and chucks it at Ruff.
Ruff narrowly escapes getting his head taken off by the flying red box. After the break, Ruff hits Scott with a ramp light. Ruff sails off the stage and hits a senton. Ruff brings Scott back to the ring. Scott tries another superplex but Ruff counter into a Crucifix Bomb off the top. Scott kicks out. Ruff tries a sunset bomb off the apron. Scott puts on the breaks. Scott tries to punch Ruff but Ruff moves out of the way. Scott ends up punching the ring apron. Ruff hits a beautiful poison ranna off the apron. Ruff slowly tries to make the cover. Scott crawls away.
Scott mutters that Ruff will never be as good as him. Ruff charges in and ends up getting hit with Scott’s finish. Ruff kicks out. Scott misses a running knee into the steps. Ruff hits Scott in the leg with the toolbox. Ruff hits a frog splash. Scott kicks out. Ruff puts Scott in a kneebar with a wrench. Scott manages to backhand his way out of it. Ruff hits a springboard cutter. Scott rolls out of the ring. Ruff hits another springboard cutter outside the ring. Ruff tries a dive off of a structure outside the ring but AJ Francis walks in and distracts Ruff. Ruff tries to splash AJ but AJ catches him and hits a DVD on the barricade. Scott drags Ruff back into the ring and hits the JML for the win.
Winner- Isaiah “Swerve” Scott
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