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

No Way Out 2007

|Date: February 18, 2007 |Venue: Staples Center |City: Los Angeles, California |Attendance: 14,000 |Buys: 218,000 |Brand: Smackdown |tweet me: @BastionBlogger It’s the worst buyrate for a No Way Out PPV since 1998 but will the final stop before Wrestlemania pick up some steam before the biggest show of the year? To be honest, I’m disappointed in the main event. I’m a fan of title matches but sadly, as we have come to expect with … Continue reading No Way Out 2007

December To Dismember 2006

|Date: December 3, 2006 |Venue: James Brown Arena |City: Augusta, Georgia |Attendance: 4,800 |Buys: 90,000 |Brand: ECW |tweet me: @BastionBlogger You Better Watch Out….this might be terrible. I tend to introduce my reviews with a run-down of the matches. Well, only two matches have been advertised for this show so it won’t take long. The main event will be for the ECW Championship held by The Big Show. Originally Rob Van Dam was given … Continue reading December To Dismember 2006

The Great American Bash 2006

|Date: July 23, 2006 |Venue: Conseco Fieldhouse |City: Indianapolis, Indiana |Attendance: 9,750 |Buys: 232,000 |Brand: Smackdown |tweet me: @BastionBlogger The Great American Bash is back again and once again it is a Smackdown branded PPV. The World Heavyweight Championship is set to be defended in the main event when Rey Mysterio defends the title he won at Wrestlemania against King Booker. Booker T earned his opportunity by winning a 20 man battle royal, last … Continue reading The Great American Bash 2006

Judgment Day 2006

|Date: May 21, 2006 |Venue: US Airways Center |City: Phoenix, Arizona |Attendance: 14,000 |Buys: 252,000 |Brand: Smackdown |tweet me: @BastionBlogger Could tonight be Judgment Day for World Heavyweight Champion Rey Mysterio? He puts his title on the line against former champion and current United States Champion John “Bradshaw” Layfield. Layfield was just sort of announced as number one contender which seems like a waste of him being US champion. He told Mysterio he’ll … Continue reading Judgment Day 2006

Royal Rumble 2006

|Date: January 29, 2006 |Venue: American Airlines Arena |City: Miami, Florida |Attendance: 16,000 |Buys: 550,000 |Brand: Raw & Smackdown |tweet me: @BastionBlogger The Royal Rumble, my favourite match of the year and tonight will be no different. There is no clear favourite going into the match but a handful of guys worth keeping your eye on. The likes of Triple H, Shawn Michaels and the returning Rob Van Dam representing Raw and Randy Orton, … Continue reading Royal Rumble 2006

New Year’s Revolution 2006

|Date: January 8, 2006 |Venue: Pepsi Arena |City: Albany, New York |Attendance: 11,000 |Buys: 300,000 |Brand: Raw |tweet me: @BastionBlogger The Elimination Chamber; 10 Tons of Steel. 2 Miles of Chain. One Man Left Standing. That is our main event for the evening. Eric Bischoffs last duty as Raw General Manager (before Vince McMahon fired him) was to make a 6 person Elimination Chamber match, stacking the odds against WWE Champion John Cena. There … Continue reading New Year’s Revolution 2006

Survivor Series 2005

|Date: November 27, 2005 |Venue: Joe Louis Arena |City: Detroit, Michigan |Attendance: 15,000 |Buys: 400,000 |tweet me: @BastionBlogger The Beginning Of The End. That is the tagline for this pay per view and I’m not really sure why. The Undertaker is on the poster so maybe that’s why. Undertaker is due to return tonight and due to the way he disappeared you can be sure he’ll be gunning for Randy Orton. Tonight the … Continue reading Survivor Series 2005

The Great American Bash 2005

| Date: July 24, 2005 | Venue: HSBC Arena | City: Buffalo, New York | Attendance: 8, 000  | Buys: 280, 000   | tweet me: @BastionBlogger The Great American Bash returns for a second year and John “Bradshaw” Layfield will be hoping to replicate what he did in 2004 and win a world title. This time he vies for the World Heavyweight Championship held by Smackdown’s newest draft pick, Batista. Layfield thought … Continue reading The Great American Bash 2005

Backlash 2005

|Date: May 1, 2005 |Venue: Verizon Wireless Arena |City: Manchester, New Hampshire |Attendance: 14, 000 |Buys: 320,000 |tweet me: @BastionBlogger Tonight Triple H has promised a Backlash as he looks to retain the World Heavyweight Championship from Batista. Triple H has decided to cash in his contracted re-match at Backlash against a man that has had the better of him over the past month. Triple H has been acting like he runs Raw … Continue reading Backlash 2005