WWE Live Event Results (1/5): Roanoke, VA – Rhodes Brothers Defend the Tag Titles, John Cena vs. Randy Orton, Update on Nikki Bella’s Condition

Mike Killam

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Jan. 5, 2014 – Roanoke, VA

(1) Sin Cara def. Ryback. Sin Cara didn't have any mood lighting here, which is probably just a case of not setting up the extra lights just for a house show. He got the win win a sunset flip, countering the Shell Shock. 

(2) NXT Superstar Alexander Rusev def. Zack Ryder with the Camel Clutch. Rusev was actually drawing some great heat due to his Russian heel gimmick, as he cut a foreign promo before the match. 

(3) The Bella Twins def. Alicia Fox & Aksana. It looks like Nikki Bella isn't actually injured after Saturday's house show, as reports had indicated. 

(4) The Great Khali def. Curtis Axel

(5) Dolph Ziggler def. Alberto del Rio

(6) WWE Tag Team Championship Match
Cody Rhodes & Goldust def. The Real Americans
. Zeb Colter was not at ringside for his team. 

-Tensai and Brodus Clay brawled around ringside until Kane came out and beat down Sweet T. He cut a heel promo on doing what's "best for business." 

(7) Big Show def. Kane. Kane tried to cheat using a steel chair, but Show caught him with the KO Punch. 

(8) WWE World Heavyweight Championship Match
John Cena def. Randy Orton (c) via disqualification.
There was a referee bump while Cena made Orton tap to the STF. Randy came back and hit him with a low blow to get DQ'd. 

-John Cena blocked a punt attempt and delivered the Attitude Adjustment on Orton to send the fans home happy. 

-Justin Roberts announced that WWE would return to Roanoke, but didn't announce when. 

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