10/16/20 WWE 205 Live Recap
The opening credits roll. Nigel McGuinness and Vic Joseph are on commentary from the Capitol Wrestling Center in Orlando, Florida.
Ariya Daivari cuts a promo. He says tonight is a special edition of the Daivari Dinero Division. He has picked two WWE Performance Center recruits, Anthony Greene and Curt Stallion, to face him. He says if either of them beats him by pin fall or submission, they win $10,000 of his money.
Match #1 – Singles Match; If Daivari loses by pin fall or submission, he will give the winner $10,000: Ariya Daivari vs. Anthony Greene
They lock up, and Daivari backs Greene into the corner. Greene delivers a few shots, but Daivari drops him with a shot to the face. Daivari delivers right hands on the mat, and then slams Greene into the corner. Daivari grinds his forearm into Greene’s face, and then stomps him in the corner. Daivari drives his knee into Greene’s face, and then delivers a chop. Greene fights back with right hands, but Daivari drops him again. Daivari dives in the corner, but Greene counters and gets a roll-up for two. Greene connects with a cross-body and goes for another cover, but Daivari kicks out again. Greene takes Daivari down with a hurricanrana and goes for yet another cover, but Daivari kicks out once more. Greene goes up top for a cross-body, but Daivari dodges it and drops Greene with the hammer-lock lariat and gets the pin fall.
Winner: Ariya Daivari
Match #2 – Singles Match; if Daivari loses by pin fall or submission, he will give the winner $10,000: Ariya Daivari vs. Curt Stallion
Daivari stomps on Stallion as soon as he enters the ring, and then throws him into the barricade on the outside. Stallion tries to fight back, but Daivari slams him into the announce table. Daivari rolls Stallion back into the ring and goes up top. Daivari connects with the Persian Splash to Stallion’s back and goes for the cover, but Stallion kicks out. Daivari goes for a few more covers, but Stallion kicks out each time. Daivari goes for a suplex, but Stallion rolls through for a two count. Stallion drops Daivari with a back-slide and gets another two count. Daivari delivers a few shots, but Stallion counters with a headbutt. Stallion takes Daivari out with a dive to the floor and rolls him back into the ring. Tony Nese runs in and delivers the Running Nese to Stallion, and the referee calls for the bell.
Winner via disqualification: Curt Stallion
-After the match, Daivari grabs his briefcase of money and leaves ringside.
Match #3 – Singles Match: Isaiah “Swerve” Scott vs. The Brian Kendrick
They lock up, and Kendrick drops Scott with an arm-bar take down. Scott counters into a side headlock, but Kendrick turns it into a head-scissors hold. Scott gets free and applies a front face-lock, but Kendrick backs him into the corner. Kendrick delivers shots in the corner and then charges, but Scott drops him with a Flat-liner. Scott goes for the cover, but Kendrick kicks out. Scott delivers a few more shots, and then drops Kendrick with a back suplex. Scott goes for the cover, but Kendrick kicks out. Scott applies a wrist-lock, but Kendrick gets free with a few kicks. Kendrick kicks Scott in the face, but Scott comes back with a few chops. Kendrick sends Scott to the apron, but Scott comes back with a forearm and then goes for a cross arm-breaker. Kendrick rolls to the floor and slams Scott on the floor to break the hold. Kendrick slams Scott into the steps and gets back into the ring. Scott gets into the ring and delivers an uppercut, but Kendrick takes Scott right back down. Scott delivers a right hand, but Kendrick sends him into the corner. Kendrick delivers a kick to the face, and then follows up with a neck-breaker. Kenrick goes for the cover, but Scott kicks out.
Kendrick delivers a neck-breaker in the ropes and goes for Sliced Bread, but Scott blocks in and clubs Kendrick in the back. Scott delivers a few suplexes and follows with an uppercut in the corner. Scott delivers an uppercut from the ropes and takes Kendrick to the floor. Scott kicks Kendrick in the face and rolls him back into the ring. Scott gets back into the ring, but Kendrick locks in the Captain’s Hook. Scott gets to his feet, but Kendrick drops him with Sliced Bread #2. Kendrick goes for the cover, but Scott kicks out. Kendrick puts Scott up top, but Scott gets free. Scott goes for a German suplex, but Kendrick holds onto the ropes. Scott pulls Kendrick free and drops him with the JML Driver and gets the pin fall.
Winner: Isaiah “Swerve” Scott
-After the match, Scott says it is his house and goes for a handshake. Kendrick goes to leave, but Scott says he is better than that. Kendrick turns around and accepts the handshake before leaving the ring as Scott celebrates and the show comes to a close.