TLC 2017

|Date: October 22, 2017|Venue: Target Center |City: Minneapolis, Minnesota|Attendance: 13,381|Brand: Raw |tweet me: @BastionBlogger The show kicks off with breaking news that Roman Reigns will not be able to participate in the main event tonight and will be replaced by Kurt Angle. The video package then focuses on Alexa Bliss and Mickie James, the main roster debut of Asuka and then Kurt Angle. Michael Cole … Continue reading TLC 2017

Hell In A Cell 2017

|Date: October 8, 2017|Venue: Little Caesars Arena |City: Detroit, Michigan|Attendance: 16, 206|Brand: Smackdown |tweet me: @BastionBlogger The show opens up with a video package showing the history of the Hell In a Cell match before hyping up the Smackdown Tag Team Championship match, Smackdown Women’s Championship match, WWE Championship match and Hell In A Cell match between Shane McMahon and Kevin Owens. Tom Phillips welcomes … Continue reading Hell In A Cell 2017

No Mercy 2017

|Date: September 24, 2017|Venue: Staples Center |City: Los Angeles, California|Attendance: 16,106|Brand: Raw |tweet me: @BastionBlogger A video package kicks us off mostly focusing on the matches between John Cena and Roman Reigns, the fatal five way Raw Women’s Championship match and Universal Championship match. Michael Cole welcomes us to Los Angeles. Such a great theme tune to No Mercy. The Miz (c) vs. Jason Jordan … Continue reading No Mercy 2017

Summerslam 2017

|Date: August 20, 2017|Venue: Barclays Center |City: Brooklyn, New York|Attendance: 16,128|Brands: Raw & Smackdown |tweet me: @BastionBlogger A video package kicks us off and it’s a really nice one. Most of the matches get hyped briefly. Some more than others. But it’s a different styled video to usual. Tom Phillips is the man to welcome us to Summerslam. John Cena vs. Baron Corbin Background: On … Continue reading Summerslam 2017

Battleground 2017

|Date: July 23, 2017|Venue: Wells Fargo Center |City: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania|Attendance: 12,500|Brand: Smackdown |tweet me: @BastionBlogger The show kicks off with a nice video package based around flags and colours. John Cena and Rusev get plenty of focus as do Jinder Mahal and Randy Orton. Tom Phillips welcomes us to the site of the Punjabi Prison, Battleground! The Usos (Jimmy & Jey) (c) vs. The New … Continue reading Battleground 2017

Great Balls Of Fire 2017

|Date: July 9, 2017|Venue: American Airlines Center |City: Dallas, Texas|Attendance: 16,579|Brand: Raw |tweet me: @bastionblogger A video package kicks us off in the style of a drive-in cinema. Roman Reigns and Braun Strowman get top billing but also Alexa Bliss and Sasha Banks and the main event between Brock Lesnar and Samoa Joe. Michael Cole welcomes us to Great Balls Of Fire. Seth Rollins vs. … Continue reading Great Balls Of Fire 2017

Money In The Bank 2017

A video package kicks us off, mostly focusing on Jinder Mahal as the new WWE Champion and the two Money In The Bank ladder matches. Tom Phillips welcomes us to At Louis for Money In The Bank. Becky Lynch vs. Charlotte vs. Natalya vs. Carmella vs. Tamina – Women’s Money In The Bank ladder match Background: This is the first ever women’s money in the … Continue reading Money In The Bank 2017

Extreme Rules 2017

|Date: June 4, 2017|Venue: Royal Farms Arena |City: Baltimore, Maryland|Attendance: 11,769|Brand: Raw |tweet me: BastionBlogger A video package kicks us off highlighting most of the matches tonight. The main focus is on the fatal five way main event. Pretty standard stuff here. Michael Cole welcomes us to Baltimore as we prepare to get extreme. Dean Ambrose (c) vs. The Miz – Intercontinental Championship match Background: … Continue reading Extreme Rules 2017

Backlash 2017

|Date: May 21, 2017|Venue: Allstate Arena |City: Rosemont, Illinois|Attendance: 9,800|Brand: Smackdown |tweet me: @BastionBlogger A video package kicks us off focusing on the Randy Orton/Jinder Mahal, Kevin Owens/AJ Styles and Dolph Ziggler/Shinsuke Nakamura matches. Tom Phillips welcomes us to Chicago for Backlash. How long until the CM Punk chants break out? Shinsuke Nakamura vs. Dolph Ziggler Background: On SmackDown, Nakamura interrupted Dolph Ziggler’s in-ring promo. … Continue reading Backlash 2017

Payback 2017

|Date: April 30, 2017|Venue: SAP Center |City: San Jose, California|Attendance: 13,694|Brand: Raw |tweet me: @BastionBlogger A video package kicks us off, it’s a different video to usual with commentators talking over match graphics. There’s plenty of focus on all of the matches which is nice to see. Michael Cole welcomes us to the SAP Center in San Jose for Payback! Kevin Owens (c) vs. Chris … Continue reading Payback 2017