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

Extreme Rules 2017

|Date: June 4, 2017|Venue: Royal Farms Arena |City: Baltimore, Maryland|Attendance: 11,769|Brand: Raw |tweet me: BastionBlogger A video package kicks us off highlighting most of the matches tonight. The main focus is on the fatal five way main event. Pretty standard stuff here. Michael Cole welcomes us to Baltimore as we prepare to get extreme. Dean Ambrose (c) vs. The Miz – Intercontinental Championship match Background: … Continue reading Extreme Rules 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

Vengeance 2007: Night Of Champions

|Date: June 24, 2007 |Venue: Toyota Center |City: Houston, Texas |Attendance: 15,000 |Buys: 247,000 |Brands: Raw, Smackdown & ECW |tweet me: @BastionBlogger Night Of Champions. It’s a special Vengeance event this year as every title will be defended. All nine of them. And because of the draft, superstars have switched brands so there are plenty of new angles and match-ups. The WWE Championship will be front and center as John Cena will be defending … Continue reading Vengeance 2007: Night Of Champions

One Night Stand 2007: Extreme Rules

|Date: June 3rd, 2007 |Venue: Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena |City: Jacksonville, Folorida |Attendance: 7,000 |Buys: 186,000 |Brand: Raw, Smackdown & ECW |tweet me: @BastionBlogger Extreme Rules is the name of the game as every match on tonights card will be held under some sort of gimmick. The show gets further away from being an ECW re-union show and more a show that encompasses the values of ECW. The WWE Championship is set to be … Continue reading One Night Stand 2007: Extreme Rules

Stat Pack Vol 41

Wecome everybody to my 41st WWE Stat Pack! I have been watching every WWF/WWE PPV from the very beginning, back from Wrestlemania 1 and reviewing each and every show. Every 5 PPVs I have put together and updated a stat pack which records all the major stats, facts and figures from the big shows however I have waited 10 PPV’s for this one so there should … Continue reading Stat Pack Vol 41

Judgment Day 2007

|Date: May 20, 2007 |Venue: Scottrade Center |City: St Louis, Missouri |Attendance: 10,500 |Buys: 242,000 |Brands: Raw, Smackdown & ECW |tweet me: @BastionBlogger Tonight will be Judgment Day for the likes of John Cena, Edge and Vince McMahon as they are set to defend their world titles against much bigger opponents. With only three weeks to build to this show some of the rivalries have been short. Shawn Michaels, Edge and Randy Orton … Continue reading Judgment Day 2007

King Of The Ring 99

| Date: June 27, 1999 | Venue: Greensboro Coliseum | City: Greensboro, North Carolina | Attendance: 19, 761 | Buyrate: 430, 000 King Of The Ring can make careers and has springboarded the likes of Steve Austin, Triple H, Owen Hart, Mabel, Ken Shamrock and Bret Hart. Tonight, 8 men will compete in the tournament in hope of becoming the next King Of The Ring. As you can see in the first … Continue reading King Of The Ring 99