Backlash 2018

|Date: May 6, 2018|Venue: Prudential Center |City: Newark, New Jersey|Attendance: 14,724|Brands: Raw & Smackdown |tweet me: @BastionBlogger The show starts off with a video package, mostly focusing on Roman Reigns and Samoa Joe, Alexa Bliss and Nia Jax, Carmella and Charlotte and AJ Styles and Shinsuke Nakamura. Michael Cole welcomes us to Backlash! They’re making a big deal about the fact that this is a … Continue reading Backlash 2018

Greatest Royal Rumble 2018

|Date: April 27, 2018|Venue: King Abdullah International Stadium |City: Jeddah, Saudi Arabia|Attendance: 60,000|Brands: Raw & Smackdown |tweet me: @BastionBlogger The show begins with the Saudi Arabia National Anthem. Which is followed by the American National Anthem. A video package plays hyping up this big event. 7 big title matches, John Cena vs. Triple H and the biggest ever Royal Rumble match are on the menu. … Continue reading Greatest Royal Rumble 2018

Elimination Chamber 2018

|Date: February 25, 2018|Venue: T-Mobile Arena |City: Paradise, Nevada|Attendance: 15,126|Brand: Raw |tweet me: @BastionBlogger The show starts off with a video package underlining the importance of the two Elimination Chamber matches. And also hyping up Ronda Rousey signing her Raw contract. Michael Cole welcomes us to Las Vegas the final PPV for the Raw team on the road to Wrestlemania. He says that phrase twice … Continue reading Elimination Chamber 2018

Royal Rumble 2018

|Date: January 28, 2018|Venue: Wells Fargo Center |City: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania|Attendance: 17,629|Brands: Raw & Smackdown |tweet me: @BastionBlogger A video package kicks us off, it’s very stylistic and there’s a lot of emphasis on there being more Rumble than ever with the addition of the first ever Women’s Royal Rumble match. Tom Phillips welcomes us to the 31st annual Royal Rumble event. AJ Styles (c) vs. … Continue reading Royal Rumble 2018

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

Royal Rumble 2016

|Date: January 24, 2016|Venue: Amway Center |City: Orlando, Florida|Attendance: 15,170 |Buys: 91,000 |tweet me: @BastionBlogger The show begins with a limo pulling up in the car park. Vince and Stephanie get out and they are quickly accosted by Jojo. Vince says that Roman Reigns has the chance to make history tonight and win the Royal Rumble match. A video package then plays hyping up the … Continue reading Royal Rumble 2016

Summerslam 2015

|Date: August 23, 2015|Venue: Barclays Center |City: Brooklyn, New York|Attendance: 15,702 |Buys: 121,000 Lilian Garcia kicks off the show by introducing the host for the evening Jon Stewart. Jon hypes up the evening and goes through some of the names involved tonight, getting varying reactions. He actually sounds like he watches the product and does a good job of promoting the card. Stewart then introduces … Continue reading Summerslam 2015

Battleground 2015

|Date: July 19, 2015|Venue: Scottrade Center |City: At Louis, Missouri|Attendance: 11,000 |Buys: 76,000 |tweet me: @BastionBlogger A video package kicks us off, focusing on Roman Reigns and Bray Wyatt and then John Cena and Kevin Owens and then Seth Rollins and Brock Lesnar. Michael Cole welcomes us to St Louis! He’s joined by Jerry “The King” Lawler and John “Bradshaw” Layfield for the third annual … Continue reading Battleground 2015

Money In The Bank 2015

|Date: June 14, 2015|Venue: Nationwide Arena |City: Columbus, Ohio|Attendance: 15,277 |Buys: 57,000 |tweet me: @BastionBlogger Money In The Bank, the annual pay per view that almost determines who has an almost guaranteed WWE Championship reign at some point in the next year. I’ll get to that match shortly. There have only been two weeks of build to this show so the main event continues where … Continue reading Money In The Bank 2015