WWE NXT TakeOver: War Games II Results – November 17th, 2018

It’s time for the Women’s Championship match and Kairi Sane is out first. The Champion, Baszler is out by herself. We get ring introductions for both women.

NXT Women’s Championship

2-Out-Of-3 Falls Match

(C) Shayna Baszler Vs. Kairi Sane

The bell rings and Sane attacks Baszler in the corner with a dropkick, followed by shoulder thrusts. Sane ducks a lariat, trips Baszler and unloads some ground and pound. Sane with a neckbreaker, followed by another running neckbreaker. She chops the Champion against the ropes, then stomps off before hitting a running, sliding elbow. Baszler rolls from the ring, so Sane climbs onto the apron and hits a flying elbow.

The fans are chanting for the Pirate Princess as she gets Baszler back in the ring. The referee is checking on Baszler as Marina Shafir and Jessamyn Duke pull Sane off of the apron and throw her into the steel steps. Shafir throws her back in the ring and Baszler applies a rear naked choke. Sane struggles for a minute but is forced to tap.

1-0 Shayna Baszler

As soon as the bell dings for the second fall, Baszler runs across the ring and connects with a huge leaping knee for a near-fall. She lifts Sane and looks to apply the rear naked choke again but Sane fights it and runs her into the turnbuckles. Baszler doesn’t break the hold though, and she manages to get Sane to the mat with the chokehold. Sane struggles to the bottom rope to force the break.

Sane tries to kick Baszler, but the Champion grabs the leg and applies a single-leg Boston crab, then stomps on her head. Baszler applies a neck crank to Sane. Kairi escapes and looks for a roll-up but Baszler kicks-out. The Champion applies the rear naked choke again but Sane rolls backwards into a pin attempt to no avail. They get to their feet and Sane slaps Baszler on the chest, then punches her in the corner. Shayna gets the better of a striking exchange before hitting a lariat.

Sane suckers Baszler over the top rope and onto the apron. Baszler lifts Sane up for a suplex on the apron but, somehow, Sane reverses it on the apron into a DDT! They both crash to the floor and Duke and Shafir check on Baszler. Sane is back on her feet and Duke tries to kick her but misses and hits the steps. Same things happens to Shafir. Kairi takes to the top rope and dives onto all three women with a huge elbow drop! Sane gets Baszler back into the ring and hits her elbow drop for a pinfall!

1-1 Draw

The third fall commences and Sane hits Baszler with an interceptor, followed by a second, and a third! She lands two spinning backfist’s to Baszler, then goes to the top rope. Baszler meets her on the top rope and they brawl. Baszler gets the better of the exchange and looks for a gutbuster but Sane lands on her feet and reverses into a powerbomb pin for a near-fall!

Sane lifts Baszler onto her shoulders and hits the Alabama Slam, then goes up top. She looks for her elbow drop but Duke gets on the apron to distract the referee, while Shafir pushes Sane off to the mat. Then, Dakota Kai comes running down and attacks Shafir, then boots Duke square in the face – as Kai is prone to doing. Shafir and Duke team-up to beat Kai down on the outside. Next, Io Shirai comes out to even the odds and she hits a huge moonsault onto Kai, Shafir, and Duke!

On the inside, Sane gets fired-up and takes to the top rope. She leaps for her elbow drop and lands it… but Baszler grabs hold of her arms and performs a crucifix pin for the win!

2-1 Winner: Shayna Baszler

Baszler, Duke, and Sahfir leave up the ramp, with cocky smiles. As Shirai, Sane, and Kai look on from the ring.

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