WWE Results: NXT Live in Indianapolis 1.12.17
Gran Metalik defeated Noam Dar
SAnitY defeated Oney Lorcan & Heavy Machinery
-Lots of people were excited for Eric Young and he was over pretty good in Indy.
NXT Tag Team Championship
#DIY (c) defeated The Authors Of Pain to retain
– AoP attacked before the bell, but #DIY cleared the ring and the match started
Elias Samson defeated Patrick Clark.
– Fans are really enjoying booing Samson, nearly silent for Clark. Samson cut his entrance mercifully short attacking before the bell. Clark got practically no response from the crowd at all. Numerous boo’s when Samson won the match. It’s hard to tell if the heat is for kayfabe or if fans genuinely don’t like the guy. Lots of “Please Don’t Sing” chants.
Asuka defeated Billie Kay (with Peyton Royce) and Nikki Cross in a triple threat title match
– Asuka was the only woman in the match to really get any major crowd reaction.
Shinsuke Nakamura and Roderick Strong defeated Samoa Joe and Bobby Roode
– Every guy got big chants during this match. People were REALLY into seeing Nakamura and Roode face each other.
Overall a great show. The crowd was very into it with numerous references to past and present Superstars.