WWE in India: Indian wrestlers win hearts, Roman Reigns defeats Big Show

Indian superstars made a huge mark at WWE’s first major event in India in 13 years, defeating their opponents in a night where Roman Reigns beat the Big Show, and a number of fans turned out to watch.

The event was held at the Indira Gandhi Stadium at New Delhi on Friday evening.

The Indian wrestlers got cheered loudly on their way to the ring. Kishan Raftar, or Lovepreet Singh, defeated his opponent Jason Jordan and then Satender (Jeet Rama) got the better of Chad Gable in predetermined finishes that nevertheless left the crowd happy.

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However, John Cena could not attend the event following a shoulder injury. The announcement for a replacement was made earlier this month on WWE RAW.

In the main event of the night, WWE World Heavyweight Champion Roman Reigns defeated Big Show with a spear.

Earlier, some WWE stars had also met Virender Sehwag. The tour is scheduled to end on Saturday.

Here are the complete results from the event:

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1. Kane beats Bray Wyatt with a Chokeslam.
2. The Usos vs The New Day vs The Prime Time Players in a Triple Threat match, The New Day win the match-up.
3. Lovepreet Sangha beats Jason Jordan. Lovepreet’s ring name is Kishan Raftar and he won with his finishing move called ‘Jai Hind’.
4. Charlotte beats Summer Rae to retain her Divas Championship title.
5. Dolph Ziggler beats Tyler Breeze with a Zig-Zag.
6. Satender Dagar beats Chad Gable. Satender walked into the ring with a Gada (an Indian club)
7. Rusev beats Ryback
8. Roman Reigns pins Big Show with a spear.