Capitol Punishment 2011

|Date: June 19, 2011 |Venue: Verizon Center |City: Washington, D.C. |Attendance: 9,850 |Buys: 170,000 |Brands: Raw & Smackdown |tweet me: @BastionBlogger Welcome to the first ever Capitol Punishment pay per view. There is a big political theme to this event and a lot of the marketing has been based around Barrack Obama who is even featured on the poster. The WWE Championship is set to be defended tonight as John Cena defends against R-Truth. … Continue reading Capitol Punishment 2011

Over The Limit 2011

|Date: May 22, 2011 |Venue: KeyArena |City: Seattle, Washington |Attendance: 7,500 |Buys: 142,000 |Brands: Raw & Smackdown |tweet me: @BastionBlogger Over The Limit returns for a second year and tonight we have eight big matches. The Miz gets another shot at the WWE Championship tonight. He originally used his rematch a few weeks ago and beat champion John Cena but the referee reversed the decision after he clocked on to Alex Riley … Continue reading Over The Limit 2011

Extreme Rules 2011

|Date: May 1, 2011 |Venue: At Pete Times Forum |City: Tampa, Florida |Attendance: 10,000 |Buys: 209,000 |Brands: Raw & Smackdown |tweet me: @BastionBlogger Extreme Rules in the one night a year where everything goes in every match. Tonight there are eight matches and it comes hot off the heels of the annual WWE draft. So for a lot of these matches, it will be the last time we see them for a while. The … Continue reading Extreme Rules 2011

Elimination Chamber 2011

|Date: February 20, 2011 |Venue: Oracle Arena |City: Oakland, California |Attendance: 11,500 |Buys: 200,00 |Brands: Raw & Smackdown |tweet me: @BastionBlogger Elimination Chamber returns for a second year slotted in between Royal Rumble and Wrestlemania as a show to get the ball rolling to Wrestlemania. Tonight we will know both main events for the biggest show of the year. There are only four matches advertised for this event. We know Alberto Del Rio will … Continue reading Elimination Chamber 2011

Royal Rumble 2011

|Date: January 30, 2011 |Venue: TD Garden |City: Boston, Massachusetts |Attendance: 15,113 |Buys: 446,000 |Brands: Raw & Smackdown |tweet me: @BastionBlogger The Biggest Royal Rumble In History! This years edition will feature forty men (presumably men) in what is the biggest Royal Rumble match in history, up from 30. It’s actually double the size of the first Royal Rumble match back in 1988. Pretty much the entire roster will feature and there are plenty … Continue reading Royal Rumble 2011

TLC 2010

|Date: December 19, 2010 |Venue: Toyota Center |City: Houston, Texas |Attendance: 11,500 |Buys: 195,000 |Brands: Raw & Smackdown |tweet me: @BastionBlogger Tables, Ladders and Chairs, oh my. This pay per view returns for a second year and there are seven big matches for tonights card. The WWE Championship will be on the line tonight but it’ll be Randy Orton as challenger but not champion. The Miz cashed in his Money In The Bank contract … Continue reading TLC 2010

Survivor Series 2010

Will You Survive? The second longest running PPV in WWE history returns this year and tonight is all about survival. The biggest story heading into this show is that Wade Barrett gets another shot at the WWE Championship held by Randy Orton. He actually beat Orton by disqualification at Bragging Rights a few weeks ago. This time though John Cena will be the special guest … Continue reading Survivor Series 2010

Night Of Champions 2010

|Date: September 19, 2010 |Venue: Allstate Arena |City: Chicago, Illinois |Attendance: 13,851 |Buys: 165,000 |Brands: Raw & Smackdown |tweet me: @BastionBlogger Night Of Champions, the one night a year where every title is on the line. The WWE Championship will be defended in a six pack challenge match. Wade Barrett originally challenged Sheamus for the title, using the title shot that he is entitled to for winning NXT Season One but the Raw anonymous … Continue reading Night Of Champions 2010

Extreme Rules 2010

|Date: April 25, 2010 |Venue: 1st Mariner Arena |City: Baltimore, Maryland |Attendance: 12,278 |Buys: 182,000 |Brands: Raw & Smackdown |tweet me: @BastionBlogger Extreme Rules is the one night a year when rules go out of the window and every match has a different stipulation. The WWE Championship is set to be defended as Batista uses his automatic rematch clause to take on John Cena in a Last Man Standing match. Batista attacked Cena on … Continue reading Extreme Rules 2010

Survivor Series 2009

|Date: November 22, 2009 |Venue: Verizon Center |City: Washington, D.C. |Attendance: 12,500 |Buys: 225,000 |Brands: Raw, Smackdown & ECW |tweet me: @BastionBlogger The second longest running PPV in WWE history is back but it has a terrible amount of buys, the worst in 13 years of Survivor Series and the fourth worst in Survivor Series history. There are six matches on tonight’s card, three of which are traditional Survivor Series matches. There are two … Continue reading Survivor Series 2009