The Road to WrestleMania traditionally kicks into top gear on the stretch to the Royal Rumble. 2016 had the twist of the WWE World Title being on the line.
WWE have announced a ‘Special live event’ to take place at London’s 02 Arena later this year. The WWE Network special, titled ‘WWE Live In London’ will take place Wednesday, September 7, and include the main roster, such the New Day, Roman Reigns and AJ Styles. The event is slotted between SummerSlam (August 21 in New York) leading up to …
WWE TLC: Tables, Ladders and Chairs 2015 ends the year of WWE Pay-Per-Views on a high note.
This week saw the Glory By Honor PPV coming live from Kalamazoo, Michigan and Daytona, Ohio respectively. Glory By Honor is often compared to as ROH’s ‘WrestleMania’ event and has been an annual PPV now into it’s 13th year is a fan favourite event with some of the best wrestling from the Ring Of Honor roster. We bring you the …
It was confirmed on Tuesday (13/10/15) that New Japan Pro Wrestling’s next PPV will be titled “Power Struggle” and will take place on Saturday 7th November at the Edion Arena, Osaka. The PPV will air LIVE on New Japan Pro Wrestling World. Shinsuke Nakamura v “The Machine Gun” Karl Anderson will headline the show, and it will be for the Intercontinental …
Date: 25th January, 2015 Venue: Wells Fargo Center City: Philadelphia, PA Attendance: 17,164 Commentators: Michael Cole, Jerry “The King” Lawler and John “Bradshaw” Layfield Theme Song: “Gonna be a Fight Tonight” by Danko Jones Background At the TLC: Tables, Ladders and Chairs event, Roman Reigns returned and announced himself as the first entrant in the Royal Rumble match. On the December 29 episode of Raw, Daniel Bryan announced …
At Fatal 4-Way, it was announced that the Money in the Bank event would be based around the Money in the Bank ladder match.
Payback will feature professional wrestling matches involving different wrestlers from pre-existing scripted feuds, plots, and storylines that play out on WWE’s television programs.
After their Last Man Standing match at Extreme Rules in May, which ended in a no-contest, Ryback drove an ambulance into the arena on the May 20 episode of Raw, challenging John Cena in an Ambulance match for his WWE Championship.
Fresh off his win at WrestleMania, John Cena continued to feud with Bray Wyatt of The Wyatt Family. Cena called Wyatt out for his inability to physically defend himself and his cryptic messages without Luke Harper and Erick Rowan by his side.
On the episode of Raw following WrestleMania 29, Alberto Del Rio lost the World Heavyweight Championship to Dolph Ziggler after Ziggler cashed in his Money in the Bank contract to take advantage of Del Rio being injured by Jack Swagger to become the new champion.
On the April 2 Raw, John Cena spoke about his loss to The Rock the previous night at WrestleMania XXVIII, which was dubbed a once-in-a-lifetime match and the most important battle of Cena’s career.
Edge was originally scheduled to defend his World Heavyweight Championship against Alberto Del Rio in a ladder match. However, Edge announced that he is forced to retire on the April 11th episode of Raw
The main storyline from the Raw brand featured John Cena and Batista feuding over the WWE Championship.
The primary rivalry heading into Extreme Rules from the Raw brand was between Randy Orton and Batista, who were feuding over the WWE Championship.