Crown Jewel 2018

|Date: November 2, 2018|Venue: King Saud University Stadium |City: Riyadh, Saudi Arabia|Attendance: 16,000 |tweet me: @BastionBlogger The show kicks off with a video package focusing on the Universal Championship match, the best in the world tournament and the tag team match between DX and The Brothers Of Destruction. Michael Cole welcomes us to Crown Jewel before the host of the event, Hulk Hogan is introduced. … Continue reading Crown Jewel 2018

Wrestlemania 33

|Date: April 2, 2017|Venue: Camping World Stadium |City: Orlando, Florida|Attendance: 75,245|Brands: Raw & Smackdown |tweet me: @BastionBlogger Wrestlemania kicks off with Tinashe singing America The Beautiful. I have no idea who she is. Some planes fly over too. A video package then plays, first focusing on Wrestlemania being the Ultimate Thrill Ride and then going through the various wrestlers. It’s a really slick video package, … Continue reading Wrestlemania 33

Backlash 2016

|Date: September 11, 2016|Venue: Richmond Coliseum |City: Richmond, Virginia|Attendance: 7,000|Brand: Smackdown |tweet me: @BastionBlogger A video package kicks us off, first a tribute to 9/11 and then a classic video package that covers most of the matches tonight. I really like the graphics on this VT. The commentary team for tonight is Mauro Ranallo, John “Bradshaw” Layfield and David Otunga. Shane McMahon’s music hits the … Continue reading Backlash 2016

Roadblock 2016

|Date: March 12, 2016|Venue: Ricoh Coliseum |City: Toronto, Ontario, Canada|Attendance: 9,000 |tweet me: @BastionBlogger Prior to the main show, Mark Henry beat Randy Sharp (no idea) and Goldust beat Viktor. The show starts with a video package focusing on the matches between Triple H and Dean Ambrose and then Bray Wyatt and Brock Lesnar. Michael Cole welcomes us to WWE Roadblock! The New Day are … Continue reading Roadblock 2016