Keith Lee Becomes NXT North American Champion After Defeating ‘The Undisputed Era’ Member Roderick Strong in January 22, 2020 Episode of WWE NXT

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WWE NXT January 22, 2020 episode which took place at Full Sail University in Winter Park, Florida provide fans with full-fledged entertainment. It was indeed not a good day for 'The Undisputed Era', especially for Roderick Strong who lost his NXT North American title to Keith Lee. Also, the NXT Tag Team Champion faced an upset by getting defeated in the semi-final of Dusty Classic. This is definitely a memorable night for Keith Lee who won his first gold in WWE. WWE Raw January 20, 2020 Results and Highlights: Seth Rollins & Buddy Murphy Defeat The Viking Raiders To Become Tag Team Champions (View Pics)

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Keith Lee match against Roderick Strong was the most anticipated match of the week. The Undisputed Era members were present outside the ring during the match, however, Lee made sure that no one comes in between him and NXT North American Title. Keith Lee dodged a move off the rope from Strong and hit him with a Big Bang Catastrophe to get the big win. Apart from this, we also saw, the team of Bobby Fish & Kyle O'Reilly, The Undisputed Era get defeated by  Zack Gibson & James Drake, The Grizzled Young Veterans in the semi-final of The Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic.

Keith Lee At His Best 

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Keith Lee’s side plates on the NXT North American Title

Keith Lee After His Victory 

Interestingly, CM Punk in the recent episode of WWE BackStage said that Keith Lee should win the men's Royal Rumble 2020 match. It will be interesting to see how Adam Cole and Keith Lee performs in the upcoming Royal Rumble match this Sunday on January 26, 2020.