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

Extreme Rules 2016

|Date: May 22, 2016|Venue: Prudential Center |City: Newark, New Jersey|Attendance: 15,963 |tweet me: @BastionBlogger A video package kicks us off sort of focused around anti-establishment which isn’t really relevant to this show. Most of the matches get mentioned in the opening package though which is good. Michael Cole welcomes us to Extreme Rules! The Usos (Jimmy & Jey) vs. Luke Gallows & Karl Anderson – … Continue reading Extreme Rules 2016

Extreme Rules 2015

|Date: April 26, 2015|Venue: Allstate Arena |City: Rosemont, Illinois|Attendance: 14,197 |Buys: 56,000 |tweet me: @BastionBlogger Extreme Rules is once again the pay per view to follow Wrestlemania and there are plenty of gimmick matches on the card tonight. Seth Rollins will be defending the WWE world Heavyweight championship against the winner of a number one contenders triple threat match, Randy Orton. Randy beat Roman Reigns … Continue reading Extreme Rules 2015

Extreme Rules 2014

|Date: May 4, 2014 |Venue: Izod Center |City: East Rutherford, New Jersey |Attendance: 15, 907 |Buys: 108,000 |tweet me: @BastionBlogger Tonight is the one night of the year when WWE goes extreme. It’s the first pay per view since Wrestlemania 30 and there is lots of backlash from the event. Daniel Bryan has a ready made opponent in his former tag team partner Kane. Kane has resurrected “The Demon” which means he’s wearing … Continue reading Extreme Rules 2014

Extreme Rules 2013

|Date: May 19, 2013 |Venue: Scotttrade Center |City: St Louis, Missouri |Attendance: 14,500 |Buys: 228,000 |tweet me: @BastionBlogger Extreme Rules, the one night a year where WWE goes extreme! If you don’t count TLC, Hell In A Cell and Elimination Chamber. I guess “Extreme” must be different. Anyway, the man behind “Extreme” Paul Heyman has a busy night as his client Brock Lesnar is scheduled for action in the rubber match against … Continue reading Extreme Rules 2013

Extreme Rules 2012

|Date: April 29, 2012 |Venue: Allstate Arena |City: Rosemont, Illinois |Attendance: 14,817 |Buys: 263,000 |tweet me: @BastionBlogger Extreme Rules 2012 features the return of one of the most controversial WWE superstars in history, Brock Lesnar. Lesnar returns on the Raw after Wrestlemania and instantly went after the biggest dog in the yard, John Cena. He has brutally attacked Cena on a number of occasions, leaving him bleeding and battered. He firmly believes that … Continue reading Extreme Rules 2012

Extreme Rules 2011

|Date: May 1, 2011 |Venue: At Pete Times Forum |City: Tampa, Florida |Attendance: 10,000 |Buys: 209,000 |Brands: Raw & Smackdown |tweet me: @BastionBlogger Extreme Rules in the one night a year where everything goes in every match. Tonight there are eight matches and it comes hot off the heels of the annual WWE draft. So for a lot of these matches, it will be the last time we see them for a while. The … Continue reading Extreme Rules 2011

Extreme Rules 2010

|Date: April 25, 2010 |Venue: 1st Mariner Arena |City: Baltimore, Maryland |Attendance: 12,278 |Buys: 182,000 |Brands: Raw & Smackdown |tweet me: @BastionBlogger Extreme Rules is the one night a year when rules go out of the window and every match has a different stipulation. The WWE Championship is set to be defended as Batista uses his automatic rematch clause to take on John Cena in a Last Man Standing match. Batista attacked Cena on … Continue reading Extreme Rules 2010

Extreme Rules 2009

|Date: June 7, 2009 |Venue: New Orleans Arena |City: New Orleans, Louisiana |Attendance: 9,124 |Buys: 213,000 |Brands: Raw, Smackdown & ECW |tweet me: @BastionBlogger Extreme Rules replaces One Night Stand but keeps the same traditions, lots of gimmicks and lots of hardcore wrestling. Sadly, gimmicks aside, this pay per view is almost identical to last months Judgment Day which doesn’t get me very excited for this show. Batista once again gets a shot at … Continue reading Extreme Rules 2009

One Night Stand 2008: Extreme Rules

|Date: June 1, 2008 |Venue: San Diego Sports Arena |City: San Diego, California |Attendance: 9,961 |Buys: 194,000 |Brands: Raw, Smackdown & ECW |tweet me: @BastionBlogger The One Night A Year When The WWE Goes Extreme. Every match tonight will have an extreme gimmick to it making One Night Stand a must watch event every year. The WWE Championship is set to be defended and it was decided that if John “Bradshaw” Layfield and Randy … Continue reading One Night Stand 2008: Extreme Rules