Survivor Series 2018

|Date: November 18, 2018|Venue: Staples Center |City: Los Angeles, California|Attendance: 16,325 |tweet me: @BastionBlogger A video package opens the show. Nothing spectacular, just a run down of some of the matches. Team Raw (Mickie James, Nia Jax, Tamina, Sasha Banks & Bayley) vs. Team Smackdown (Naomi, Mandy Rose, Sonya Deville, Carmella & Asuka) – Traditional Survivor Series match Background: On the November 5 episode of … Continue reading Survivor Series 2018

Evolution 2018

A video package kicks us off, it’s all about the women. Michael Cole welcomes us to Evolution and then a band plays a song. Michael Cole is joined by Beth Phoenix and Renee Young on commentary. Lilian Garcia is the ring announcer and she will be absolutely loving this. Trish Stratus & Lita vs. Mickie James & Alicia Fox Background: On August 18, a match … Continue reading Evolution 2018

Money In The Bank 2018

|Date: June 17, 2018|Venue: Allstate Arena |City: Rosemont, Illinois|Attendance: 15,214 |tweet me: @BastionBlogger There’s a cool video package to kick off the show. Mostly focusing on the two Money In The Bank ladder matches, the Ronda Rousey v Nia Jax match and the WWE Championship match between AJ Styles and Shinsuke Nakamura. Tom Phillips welcomes us to Money In The Bank. Daniel Bryan vs. Big … Continue reading Money In The Bank 2018

Wrestlemania 34

|Date: April 8, 2018|Venue: Mercedes-Benz Superdome |City: New Orleans, Louisiana|Attendance: 78,133|Brands: Raw & Smackdown |tweet me: @BastionBlogger The show kicks off with Chloe and Halle singing America The Beautiful. LL Cool J then narrates a video package hyping up tonight’s action. Surprisingly none of tonight’s matches are highlighted, just hype for Wrestlemania itself. The Miz (c) vs. Seth Rollins vs. Finn Balor – Triple threat … Continue reading Wrestlemania 34

No Mercy 2017

|Date: September 24, 2017|Venue: Staples Center |City: Los Angeles, California|Attendance: 16,106|Brand: Raw |tweet me: @BastionBlogger A video package kicks us off mostly focusing on the matches between John Cena and Roman Reigns, the fatal five way Raw Women’s Championship match and Universal Championship match. Michael Cole welcomes us to Los Angeles. Such a great theme tune to No Mercy. The Miz (c) vs. Jason Jordan … Continue reading No Mercy 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

Great Balls Of Fire 2017

|Date: July 9, 2017|Venue: American Airlines Center |City: Dallas, Texas|Attendance: 16,579|Brand: Raw |tweet me: @bastionblogger A video package kicks us off in the style of a drive-in cinema. Roman Reigns and Braun Strowman get top billing but also Alexa Bliss and Sasha Banks and the main event between Brock Lesnar and Samoa Joe. Michael Cole welcomes us to Great Balls Of Fire. Seth Rollins vs. … Continue reading Great Balls Of Fire 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

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

Royal Rumble 2017

|Date: January 29, 2017|Venue: Alamodome |City: San Antonio, Texas|Attendance: 52,020|Brands: Raw & Smackdown |tweet me: @BastionBlogger A video package kicks us off, firstly showing some classic Royal Rumble moments before hyping up the Kevin Owens and Romans Reigns match, Charlotte and Bayley and then AJ Styles and John Cena. Michael Cole welcomes us to the Alamo Dome in San Antonio! Charlotte (c) vs. Bayley – … Continue reading Royal Rumble 2017