July 14, 2019
Report by Lovell Porter for Wrestlezone.com
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Intercontinental Championship Match: Finn Bálor (c) vs. Shinsuke Nakamura
Bálor decks Nakamura and tells him to come on. Nakamura tries a sunset flip, but Bálor rolls through and lands a dropkick. Bálor chops Nakamura all over the ring. Nakamura reverses a leapfrog into a knee strike in the corner. Nakamura tries a diving knee on the apron. Bálor avoids it and sends Nakamura to the outside. Bálor lands a dive to the outside. Nakamura reverses Bálor’s submission attempt into an armbar. Bálor gets to the ropes. Nakamura blasts Bálor with multiple knee strikes to the back of the head. Bálor surprises Nakamura with a dropkick to the knee. Bálor gets sling blades Nakamura. Bálor calls for the shotgun dropkick. Bálor runs right into a sidekick by Nakamura. Nakamura misses a knee in the corner. Bálor goes up for the double foot stomp but Nakamura cuts him off. Sliding German suplex by Nakamura. Bálor counters the Kinshasa with a standing double foot stomp. Bálor misses the Coup de Grâs. Nakamura lands two Kinshasas for the win!
Winner and NEW Intercontinental Champion, Shinsuke Nakamura!
Cruiserweight Championship Match: Drew Gulak (c) vs. Tony Nese
Gulak dropkicks Nese as soon as the bell rings. Nese tries his apron cartwheel but Gulak destroys him with a clothesline off the apron. Nese kicks out. Nese German suplexes Gulak into the corner. Gulak escapes the running Nese. Gulak gets hung up in the ropes on the apron. Nese hits a moonsault off the second rope onto the hanging Gulak. Nese goes up top. Nese hits a 450 splash. Gulak kicks out! Nese and Gulak trade chops. After a series of counters, Gulak reverses Nese’s sunset driver into a powerbomb hold. Nese kicks out. Gulak hits the Cyclone Crash for the victory!
Winner and STILL Cruiserweight Champion, Drew Gulak!
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