WWE NXT TakeOver: Portland Results

NXT Championship

(C) Rhea Ripley Vs. Bianca Belair

The match begins with some back and forth, attempting to assert power dominance. Bianca leaps over Rhea and does some backflips but Ripley kicks her, then hits a few short-arm clotheslines. Ripley hits a dropkick, then attacks her in the corner. Ripley chops the chest a few times.
Belair comes back and stomps Rhea on the mat for a one-count. Ripley gets caught in a submission and tries to fight out but Bianca hits a standing moonsault. Belair attempts a stalling sulpex and almost screws it up. Belair locks-in a full nelson to Ripley on the mat. The Champion fights up and hits a back body drop, followed by lariats and knees to the face. Snapmare and a stalling dropkick from Ripley.
Rhea gets Belair up in the electric chair and hits a facebuster. Ripley gets Belair in her modified cloverleaf submission but Bianca fights out and sends her into the ringpost. Belair connects with a spinebsuter for a two-count. Bianca puts the Champion on the top rope but gets slapped in the face. Both women then slap each other back and forth until Belair whips Rhea with her hair in the gut! Belair gets Ripley in a military press, then attempts a handspring moonsault but Rhea gets the knees up.

Ripley attempts the Riptide but Bianca coutners. Belair leapfrogs Rhea, then tries to do-so again but gets booted out of mid-air. Belair comes right back with a spear and both women are down. Ripley counters Belair and hits a few kicks, then dodges a hair whip and kicks Bianca back. Ripley gets thrown over the ropes with a back body drop and she lands awkwardly. Belair hits the ropes and flips over and onto Ripley on the floor!
Bianca tries to put Rhea back in the ring, but the Aussie grabs her and slams her face-first into the steel steps. Back in the ring, Ripley runs at Bianca but gets thrown onto the apron. Ripley punches Bianca back, then climbs up the ropes and attempts a sunset bomb but Bianca holds onto the ropes. Ripley battles with Bianca on the ropes before hitting a spinning Riptide for the win!

Winner: Rhea Ripley

Ripley celebrates her win after the match, but Charlotte Flair attacks her from behind! Flair grabs a microphone and says she thought about it and she will see Rhea Ripley at WrestleMania! Flair drops the mic and hits Natural Selection before wiping her hands and lifting the NXT Championship. Flair leaves the ring but stops the grabs Belair and toss her into the steel steps. Then wipes her feet and leaves.

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