Summerslam 2018

|Date: August 19, 2018|Venue: Barclays Center |City: Brooklyn, New York|Attendance: 16,169 |tweet me: @BastionBlogger The show opens with Terry Crews voicing over a package. It’s a really good video package to be honest and does the job of getting you hyped for the show. Michael Cole welcomes us to Summerslam! Dolph Ziggler (c) vs. Seth Rollins – Intercontinental Championship match Background: At Extreme Rules, Dolph … Continue reading Summerslam 2018

Extreme Rules 2018

|Date: July 15, 2018|Venue: PPG Paints Arena |City: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania|Attendance: 14,739 |tweet me: @BastionBlogger A video package kicks us off and pretty much every match is mentioned. It’s fast paced and outlines some of the stipulations for tonight. Michael Cole welcomes us to the 10th annual Extreme Rules event. Ronda Rousey is shown at ringside. The Deleter Of Worlds (Matt Hardy & Bray Wyatt) vs. … Continue reading Extreme Rules 2018

Greatest Royal Rumble 2018

|Date: April 27, 2018|Venue: King Abdullah International Stadium |City: Jeddah, Saudi Arabia|Attendance: 60,000|Brands: Raw & Smackdown |tweet me: @BastionBlogger The show begins with the Saudi Arabia National Anthem. Which is followed by the American National Anthem. A video package plays hyping up this big event. 7 big title matches, John Cena vs. Triple H and the biggest ever Royal Rumble match are on the menu. … Continue reading Greatest Royal Rumble 2018

Wrestlemania 34

|Date: April 8, 2018|Venue: Mercedes-Benz Superdome |City: New Orleans, Louisiana|Attendance: 78,133|Brands: Raw & Smackdown |tweet me: @BastionBlogger The show kicks off with Chloe and Halle singing America The Beautiful. LL Cool J then narrates a video package hyping up tonight’s action. Surprisingly none of tonight’s matches are highlighted, just hype for Wrestlemania itself. The Miz (c) vs. Seth Rollins vs. Finn Balor – Triple threat … Continue reading Wrestlemania 34

Royal Rumble 2018

|Date: January 28, 2018|Venue: Wells Fargo Center |City: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania|Attendance: 17,629|Brands: Raw & Smackdown |tweet me: @BastionBlogger A video package kicks us off, it’s very stylistic and there’s a lot of emphasis on there being more Rumble than ever with the addition of the first ever Women’s Royal Rumble match. Tom Phillips welcomes us to the 31st annual Royal Rumble event. AJ Styles (c) vs. … Continue reading Royal Rumble 2018

Survivor Series 2017

|Date: November 19, 2017|Venue: Toyota Center |City: Houston, Texas|Attendance: 14,478|Brands: Raw & Smackdown |tweet me: @bastionblogger A video package kicks us off hyping up most of the big matches tonight. It’s a longer package than usual and covers most of the matches. Michael Cole welcomes us to the 31st annual Survivor Series. The Shield (Roman Reigns, Seth Rollins & Dean Ambrose) vs. The New Day … Continue reading Survivor Series 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

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

Wrestlemania 32

|Date: April 3, 2016|Venue: AT&T Stadium |City: Arlington, Texas|Attendance: 101,763 |tweet me: @BastionBlogger Fifth Harmony kick off the show by singing America The Beautiful. There’s then a video package, first on the legacy of Wrestlemania and then hype for this event. Michael Cole welcomes us to the “greatest night in live entertainment” at Dallas, Texas. Kevin Owens (c) vs. Dolph Ziggler vs. Sami Zayn vs. … Continue reading Wrestlemania 32

Fastlane 2016

|Date: February 21, 2016|Venue: Quicken Loans Arena |City: Cleveland, Ohio,|Attendance: 14,446 |tweet me: @BastionBlogger A video package kicks us off making it very clear that this show is a stop on the road to Wrestlemania. The focus is on the main event, a triple threat match between Brock Lesnar, Dean Ambrose and Roman Reigns where the winner will go on to main event Wrestlemania 32 … Continue reading Fastlane 2016