Before Isaiah “Swerve” Scott confronted Ariya Daivari, it was revealed that Lio Rush shouldn’t be medically cleared to compete following the assault by Gentleman Jack Gallagher final week. As a end result, Rush would not be the captain of the group of NXT Cruiserweights set to face the WWE 205 Live originals within the 10-Man Elimination Tag Team Match. Scott revealed that there wouldn’t be a captain, however they did discover a substitute for The Man of the Hour. Scott didn’t reveal the competitor’s identification.
The final two instances Scott and Daivari confronted off, “Swerve” emerged victorious. As the match received underway, each Superstars exchanged unpleasantries earlier than Scott took management together with his fast-paced and agile offense, however The WWE 205 Live authentic quickly struck again with merciless intent, focusing on his opponent’s neck and throat.
The resilient Scott discovered his second wind and unleashed a sequence of strikes and kicks. Daivari took management of the match, recovering from a countered Hammerlock Lariat earlier than dropping “Swerve” with a DDT. Daivari was able to put Scott away and once more tried the Hammerlock Lariat.
Scott countered his opponent and dropped him with a House Call. Daivari survived the pinfall, solely to have his arm snapped by Scott’s brutal Pop Culture. With The Persian Lion down, “Swerve” ascended the ropes and delivered a double stomp to select up the victory.