Posts belonging to Category WWE PPV

Unforgiven 2002 (2017 Redo): The Worst Hero Ever

Unforgiven 2002 Date: September 22, 2002 Location: Staples Center, Los Angeles, California Attendance: 16,000 Commentators: Michael Cole, Jim Ross, Tazz, Jerry Lawler This isn’t exactly the most thrilling show in the world as the main events are Undertaker vs. Brock Lesnar for the Smackdown World Title, HHH vs. Rob Van Dam for the Raw World […]

Elimination Chamber 2017: It’s Got The Whole Show In Its Hands

Elimination Chamber 2017 Date: February 12, 2017 Location: Talking Stick Resort Arena, Phoenix, Arizona Commentators: Mauro Ranallo, John Bradshaw Layfield, Tom Phillips, David Otunga We’re two weeks removed from the Royal Rumble and that means it’s time for another pay per view. This time it’s Smackdown only with the big namesake match setting up the […]

Royal Rumble Count-Up – 2016 (2017 Redo): Gold Rush Fever

I got a bit busy yesterday so here’s the last Rumble count-up of the year. Royal Rumble 2016 Date: January 24, 2016 Location: Amway Center, Orlando, Florida Attendance: 15,170 Commentators: Michael Cole, John Bradshaw Layfield, Byron Saxton Now this one actually has my interest for a change. A year ago, WWE decided that the right […]

Royal Rumble 2017: I Can Go With That

Royal Rumble 2017 Date: January 29, 2017 Location: Alamodome, San Antonio, Texas Commentators: Michael Cole, Byron Saxton Corey Graves, John Bradshaw Layfield, Mauro Ranallo, David Otunga, Tom Phillips We’re finally here and I don’t know who wins the main event. The Royal Rumble really is that wide open this year and that hasn’t been the […]

Royal Rumble Count-Up – 2015: Let It Go

Royal Rumble 2015 Date: January 25, 2015 Location: Wells Fargo Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Attendance: 17,164 Commentators: John Bradshaw Layfield, Michael Cole, Jerry Lawler Now this is one I’ve been looking forward to and dreading at the same time. I actually didn’t mind the main event the first time around but ever since then I haven’t […]

Royal Rumble Count-Up – 2014: The Night it Changed

Royal Rumble 2014 Date: January 26, 2014 Location: Consol Energy Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Commentators: Michael Cole, John Bradshaw Layfield, Jerry Lawler The big story here is the rise of Daniel Bryan, who has gone from solid midcard guy to the people’s choice to win the Rumble. However, Batista has returned and is basically the guaranteed […]

Royal Rumble Count-Up – 2013: Well Duh

Royal Rumble 2013 Date: January 27, 2013 Location: US Airways Center, Phoenix, Arizona Attendance: 13,00 Commentators: Michael Cole, John Bradshaw Layfield, Jerry Lawler This show was only a year ago and I can barely remember anything about it. Aside from the Rumble the big matches are the Rock challenging CM Punk for the WWE Title […]

Royal Rumble Count-Up – 2012: The New Star

Royal Rumble 2012 Date: January 29, 2012 Location: Scottrade Center, St. Louis, Missouri Attendance: 18,121 Commentators: Michael Cole, Jerry Lawler, Booker T We wrap things up here with last year’s show. The Rumble is back to the thirty entrant variety which is probably the best move all around. The odds on favorite is Jericho who […]

Royal Rumble Count-Up – 2011: The Big One

Royal Rumble 2011 Date: January 30, 2011 Location: TD Garden, Boston, Massachusetts Attendance: 15,113 Commentators: Michael Cole, Jerry Lawler, Matt Striker This is a weird Rumble as for one year only they tried having forty people in the Rumble instead of the usual thirty. It didn’t quite work so they never tried it again, but […]

Royal Rumble Count-Up – 2010: SWERVE!

Royal Rumble 2010 Date: January 31, 2010 Location: Phillips Arena, Atlanta, Georgia Attendance: 16,697 Commentators: Michael Cole, Jerry Lawler, Matt Striker We’re getting close to the end of the run here with only three shows left. Tonight we’ve got the Rumble of course along with Undertaker defending against Mysterio and Sheamus defending against Orton. I […]