The Great American Bash 2007

|Date: July 22, 2007 |Venue: HP Pavilion |City: San Jose, California |Attendance: 13,034 |Buys: 230,000 |Brands: Raw, Smackdown & ECW |tweet me: @BastionBlogger The Great American Bash returns for 2007 and the buyrate is the worst in this events history. John Cena will be defending the WWE Championship in the main event and it is against the winner of a beat the clock challenge that pitted the likes of Mr Kennedy, Randy Orton, King … Continue reading The Great American Bash 2007

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

No Way Out 2006

|Date: February 19, 2006 |Venue: 1st Mariner Arena |City: Baltimore, Maryland |Attendance: 11,000 |Buys: 220,000 |Brand: Smackdown |tweet me: @BastionBlogger No Way Out is the final stop on the road to Wrestlemania and there area couple of matches on this show with huge Wrestlemania implications. The World Heavyweight Championship is set to be defended as Kurt Angle puts the title on the line against The Undertaker. Undertaker returned at The Royal Rumble last month … Continue reading No Way Out 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

Judgment Day 2005

|Date: May 22, 2005 |Venue: Target Center |City: Minneapolis, Minnesota |Attendance: 12, 000 |Buys: 260, 000 |tweet me: @BastionBlogger Judgment Day has finally arrived for many of the Smackdown superstars. On the poster is WWE Champion John Cena and tonight he will be defending his title against number one contender John “Bradshaw” Layfield. Layfield made the mistake of not putting a rematch clause in his contract but his fortunes would change as … Continue reading Judgment Day 2005

No Way Out 2005

| Date: February 20, 2005 | Venue: Mellon Arena | City: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania | Attendance: 9,500 | Buys: 240, 000 | tweet me: @BastionBlogger Tonight there will be no way out for John “Bradshaw” Layfield as he defends his WWE Championship against The Big Show inside a barbed-wire steel cage. It’s the first time this match type has ever happened in the WWE and it’ll be very interesting to see how it plays … Continue reading No Way Out 2005

Armageddon 2004

| Date: December 12, 2004 | Venue: Gwinnett Center | City: Duluth, Georgia | Attendance: 5, 000 | Buys: 230, 000 | tweet me: @BastionBlogger The end is near! But there aren’t many watching. 5000 in attendance and the smallest amount of buys an Armageddon PPV has had up to now meant that not many eyes are on this show. The biggest title in the game will be defended as John “Bradshaw” Layfield … Continue reading Armageddon 2004

The Great American Bash 2004

| Date: June 27, 2004 | Venue: Norfolk Scope | City: Norfolk, Virginia | Attendance: 6, 500 | Buys: 238, 000 Join Our Party. Or don’t. Because this show looks pretty terrible on paper. The main event is a re-match from Judgment Day 6 weeks ago with John “Bradshaw” Layfield getting a second shot at the WWE Championship held by Eddie Guerrero. Layfield won the first contest by disqualification so he was … Continue reading The Great American Bash 2004

Wrestlemania 20

| Date: March 14, 2004 | Venue: Madison Square Garden | City: New York City, New York | Attendance: 18, 500 | Buys: 885, 000 | tweet me: @BastionBlogger Where it all begins again. That’s the tagline for tonight and it all begins where it all began…Madison Square Garden. There’s a sense of nostalgia surrounding this pay per view as we enter the twentieth year since the WWE began again. There’s going to … Continue reading Wrestlemania 20

Vengeance 2003

| Date: July 27, 2003 | Venue: Pepsi Centre | City: Denver, Colorado | Attendance: 9,500 | Buys: 365, 000 | tweet me: @BastionBlogger Tonight the superstars of Smackdown will be looking for Vengeance as the blue brand present their first pay per view. In the main event Brock Lesnar who won the WWE Championship at Wrestlemania will defend the title against Kurt Angle who returns to pay per view for the … Continue reading Vengeance 2003