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

Summerslam 2017

|Date: August 20, 2017|Venue: Barclays Center |City: Brooklyn, New York|Attendance: 16,128|Brands: Raw & Smackdown |tweet me: @BastionBlogger A video package kicks us off and it’s a really nice one. Most of the matches get hyped briefly. Some more than others. But it’s a different styled video to usual. Tom Phillips is the man to welcome us to Summerslam. John Cena vs. Baron Corbin Background: On … Continue reading Summerslam 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

Payback 2017

|Date: April 30, 2017|Venue: SAP Center |City: San Jose, California|Attendance: 13,694|Brand: Raw |tweet me: @BastionBlogger A video package kicks us off, it’s a different video to usual with commentators talking over match graphics. There’s plenty of focus on all of the matches which is nice to see. Michael Cole welcomes us to the SAP Center in San Jose for Payback! Kevin Owens (c) vs. Chris … Continue reading Payback 2017

Fastlane 2017

|Date: March 5, 2017|Venue: Bradley Center |City: Milwaukee, Wisconsin|Attendance: 15,765 |tweet me: @BastionBlogger A standard video package kicks us off focusing on the Women’s Championship match, Roman Reigns and Braun Strowman match and the Universal Championship match. Michael Cole welcomes us to the final PPV on the road to Wrestlemania. Sami Zayn vs. Samoa Joe Background: Samoa Joe debuted a few weeks ago, attacking Seth … Continue reading Fastlane 2017

Wrestlemania 30

|Date: April 6, 2014 |Venue: Mercedes-Benz Superdome |City: New Orleans, Louisiana |Attendance: 75,167 |tweet me: @BastionBlogger Laissez les Bons Temps Rouler. Let The Good Times Roll. Wrestlemania 30. I attended this pay per view and it was after being there that I decided I would go back and watch every single pay per view (as well as every Raw and Smackdown) and it has taken me six years to do it. I … Continue reading Wrestlemania 30

Payback 2013

|Date: June 16, 2013 |Venue: Allstate Arena |City: Rosemont, Illinois |Attendance: 14,623 |Buys: 196,000 |tweet me: @BastionBlogger Payback…is coming. And now it’s here. The first ever Payback pay per view is tonight and there are no frills, it’s just a new PPV to the WWE PPV calendar with a cliche name. The main event tonight is a rematch between WWE Champion John Cena and challenger Ryback. It comes as no surprise … Continue reading Payback 2013

Royal Rumble 2013

|Date: January 27, 2013 |Venue: US Airways Center |City: Phoenix, Arizona |Attendance: 15,103 |Buys: 579,000 |tweet me: @BastionBlogger Finally…..The Rock makes his return and his first WWE Championship match in a long long time. On July 23, 2012 The Rock made the announcement that he would challenge for the WWE Championship at the Royal Rumble whoever the champion is. Well CM Punk has hung on to the title for well over a year … Continue reading Royal Rumble 2013