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WWE celebrates most-watched SummerSlam ever

WWE has announced that SummerSlam which emanated from Ford Field in Detroit on Auguts 5th became the most-watched and highest-grossing SummerSlam in company history. The premium live event set new records for viewership, gate, sponsorship and merchandise. With 59,194 in attendance in the Motor City, SummerSlam, which was the 36th such event, generated a record […]

August 7, 2023By Nik Roseveare

WWE reports record Q2 revenue

WWE has reported Q2 revenue of $410.3 million (€375.5m), an increase of 25 per cent and a quarterly record; Operating income was $87.3 million, an increase of 26 per cent; and Adjusted OIBDA was $140.7 million, an increase of 54 per cent and a quarterly record. US viewership for WWE’s weekly flagship shows, SmackDown and […]

August 2, 2023By Nik Roseveare

Money in the Bank highest grossing WWE arena event ever

WWE has revealed that Money In The Bank, which emanated from The O2 in London on July 1st, became the most-successful and highest-grossing Money In The Bank of all-time. Notably, the Premium Live Event set a new record for highest-grossing arena event in WWE history and Friday Night SmackDown from The O2 became the highest-grossing SmackDown of all-time. The […]

July 5, 2023By Nik Roseveare

Indianapolis to host WWE Fastlane in October

WWE has announced that WWE Fastlane will take place on October 7th from Gainbridge Fieldhouse in Indianapolis. It marks the first premium live event to emanate from Indianapolis in seven years. WWE Fastlane will stream live exclusively on Peacock in the US and WWE Network everywhere else. Tickets for WWE Fastlane go on sale on […]

June 20, 2023By Nik Roseveare

Roman Reigns heading to UK for SmackDown, Money in the Bank

WWE has announced that Undisputed WWE Universal Champion, the Head of the Table Roman Reigns, will appear live at The O2 in London for both SmackDown (on June 30th) and the Money In The Bank Premium Live Event (on July 1st). This marks the first time ever that SmackDown will broadcast live and in primetime […]

May 17, 2023By Nik Roseveare

WWE’s Elimination Chamber sets viewership records

WWE has announced that the 2023 Elimination Chamber – which emanated from the Bell Centre in Montreal, Canada – became WWE’s highest-grossing and most-viewed Elimination Chamber in company history. Viewership of the premium live event (PLE) saw a 54 per cent increase versus the previous record set in 2022. It also marked the largest gate […]

February 21, 2023By Nik Roseveare

Friday Night Smackdown heading to The O2

Due to the overwhelming response for Money In The Bank ticket pre-registrations at The O2 in London on July 1st, WWE has announced that weekly flagship show SmackDown will also emanate from The O2 the night before – June 30th. This marks the first time ever that SmackDown will broadcast live and in primetime from […]

February 9, 2023By Nik Roseveare

WWE Royal Rumble sets viewership records

WWE has announced that the 2023 Royal Rumble, which emanated from the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas on January 28th, became WWE’s highest-grossing and most-viewed Royal Rumble in company history. The 36th annual event set a new all-time gate record at more than $7.7 million (€7.1m), far surpassing the previous Royal Rumble record in 2017 […]

January 31, 2023By Nik Roseveare

London to host WWE Money in the Bank event

WWE has announced that The O2 in London will host Money In The Bank on July 1st. Money In The Bank marks the first WWE Premium Live Event to be held in London in over two decades. Money In The Bank will feature some of WWE’s biggest Superstars and will also bring the Money In The Bank ladder matches to […]

January 5, 2023By Nik Roseveare

WWE Network on Showmax in Africa

WWE and MultiChoice have announced a major broadcast partnership that will see streaming platform Showmax become the new home of WWE Network in Africa. The partnership incorporates all WWE Premium Live Events, including premium live event WrestleMania, as well as WWE Network’s library of original and archived programming available to stream on-demand. Additionally, SuperSport, the […]

November 2, 2022By Nik Roseveare