Wrestlemania 22

|Date: April 2, 2006 |Venue: Allstate Arena |City: Rosemont, Illinois |Attendance: 17, 159 |Buys: 930,000 |Brand: Raw & Smackdown |tweet me: @BastionBlogger Big Time! That’s the theme for this show and it is certainly a show with a big time feel. There are eleven big matches making up the card of the biggest event of the year. For me, the WWE Championship is always the main event so I’ll being with that match. … Continue reading Wrestlemania 22

No Mercy 2003

| Date: October 19, 2003 | Venue: 1st Mariner Arena | City: Baltimore, Maryland | Attendance: 8, 500 | Buys: 275, 000 | tweet me: @BastionBlogger  Tonight Brock Lesnar will be looking to have no mercy for his challenger for the WWE Championship, The Undertaker. Kurt Angle was WWE Champion last time Smackdown were at PPV, back at Summerslam in August. The Undertaker became number one contender for Kurts title, defeating Brock Lesnar … Continue reading No Mercy 2003

Summerslam 2003

| Date: August 24, 2003 | Venue: America West Arena | City: Phoenix, Arizona | Attendance: 16, 113 | Buys: 465, 000 Summerslam is traditionally the second biggest show of the year and the 2003 edition should be no different. There are 7 matches on the card as opposed to the usual 8, with 4 matches coming from the Raw brand and 3 matches presented by Smackdown. The WWE Championship will be … Continue reading Summerslam 2003

Survivor Series 2001

| Date: November 18, 2001 | Venue: Greensboro Coliseum | City: Greensboro, North Carolina | Attendance: 10, 142 | Buyrate: 450, 000 Winner Take All is the theme for tonight as the WWF vs. Alliance rivalry officially ends tonight. The fate of both companies is on the line in the 5 against 5 traditional Survivor Series match main event. If the WWF wins then The Alliance are out of business and if … Continue reading Survivor Series 2001

Insurrextion 2001

| Date: May 5, 2001 | Venue: Earls Court | City: London, England | Attendance: 15, 794 Insurrextion is one of two annual PPVs held in the UK. What I like about these shows are that you don’t always get matches you expect. They don’t necessarily follow the curve of the storylines that are current. Tonight will probably be no different. No matches have been announced going into this but … Continue reading Insurrextion 2001

Wrestlemania 17

| Date: April 1, 2000 | Venue: Reliant Astrodome | City: Houston, Texas | Attendance: 67, 925 | Buyrate: 1, 040, 000 Houston….We have a problem. And that is the biggest show of the year coming to Texas this very evening to the biggest buyrate of all time to this point. And what an incredible line up  we have. It’s going to be a 4 four spectacle with no less than 11 … Continue reading Wrestlemania 17

King Of The Ring 2000

| Date: June 25, 2000 | Venue: Fleet Centre | City: Boston, Massachusetts | Attendance: 17, 651 | Buyrate: 475, 000 King Of The Ring 2000 had the highest buyrate for any King Of The Ring in history so the build was good and the tournament itself had a lot of interest behind it. That would be because it is the biggest King Of The Ring history with no less than 32 … Continue reading King Of The Ring 2000

Backlash 2000

| Date: April 30, 2000 | Venue: MCI Center | City: Washington DC | Attendance: 19, 101 | Buyrate: 675, 000 This PPV has the 6th biggest buyrate of all time up to now. That means a lot of eyes were on this PPV, the first since Wrestlemania. The reset button has been hit since Wrestlemania and there are plenty of new feuds. In the main event, Triple H defends his WWF … Continue reading Backlash 2000

Wrestlemania 2000

| Date: April 2nd 2000 | Venue: Arrowhead Pond  | City: Anaheim, Calafornia | Attendance: 19, 776 | Buyrate: 824, 000 A McMahon in every corner. The biggest buyrate in history (up to now) should make a for a brilliant PPV, especially considering the success of the last two shows, Royal Rumble and No Way Out. The main event features a McMahon in every corner, with Triple H and Stephanie McMahon in … Continue reading Wrestlemania 2000

Royal Rumble 2000

| Date: January 23rd, 2000 | Venue: Madison Square Garden | City: New York, New York | Attendance: 19, 231 | Buyrate: 590, 000 The Road to Wrestlemania begins. And like always, it begins at the Royal Rumble. In the main event tonight WWF Champion Triple H, who beat The Big Show on Raw a few weeks go, will defend against Cactus Jack. Cactus Jack you say? Cactus Jack indeed. On the … Continue reading Royal Rumble 2000