Backlash 2018

|Date: May 6, 2018|Venue: Prudential Center |City: Newark, New Jersey|Attendance: 14,724|Brands: Raw & Smackdown |tweet me: @BastionBlogger The show starts off with a video package, mostly focusing on Roman Reigns and Samoa Joe, Alexa Bliss and Nia Jax, Carmella and Charlotte and AJ Styles and Shinsuke Nakamura. Michael Cole welcomes us to Backlash! They’re making a big deal about the fact that this is a … Continue reading Backlash 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

Clash Of Champions 2017

|Date: December 17, 2017|Venue: TD Garden |City: Boston, Massachussets|Attendance: 14,318|Brand: Smackdown |tweet me: @BastionBlogger A video package kicks us off looking at some of the big matches for tonight. Tom Phillips welcomes us to Clash Of Champions and we are right into the action! Baron Corbin (c) vs. Bobby Roode vs. Dolph Ziggler – Triple threat match for the United States Championship Background: Baron Corbin … Continue reading Clash Of Champions 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

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

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

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

Elimination Chamber 2017

|Date: February 12, 2007|Venue: Talking Stick Resort Arena |City: Phoenix, Arizona|Attendance: 11,000|Brand: Smackdown |tweet me: @BastionBlogger There’s a nice piano based opening package to kick off the show. Tom Phillips welcomes us to Elimination Chamber, the next stop on the road to Wrestlemania. Becky Lynch vs. Mickie James Background: Mickie James recently made a return to WWE under the mask of La Luchadora. She helped … Continue reading Elimination Chamber 2017

Survivor Series 2016

|Date: November 20, 2016|Venue: Air Canada Center |City: Toronto, Ontario, Canada|Attendance: 17,143|Brands: Raw & Smackdown |tweet me: @BastionBlogger The show kicks off with a video based around the newest WWE 2K game and fantasy warfare. Goldberg and Brock Lesnar get a big billing as does the battle between Raw and Smackdown. Mauro Ranallo welcomes us to the Air Canada Centre in Toronto. Team Raw (Charlotte, … Continue reading Survivor Series 2016

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