World Wrestling Entertainment will host its twenty-ninth annual Summerslam pay-per-view event this Sunday – live from the Barclays Center in New York City.
This is the second consecutive SummerSlam at this particular venue and the first event under the new WWE brand extension. The event will also crown the first WWE Universal Champion.
Eleven matches have been confirmed for the four-hour event so far, including:
WWE Universal Championship
Finn Balor vs. Seth Rollins
WWE World Championship
Dean Ambrose (c) vs. Dolph Ziggler
WWE Women’s Championship
Sasha Banks (c) vs. Charlotte
Rusev (c) vs. Roman Reigns
WWE Tag Team Championship
The New Day (c) vs. Luke Gallows and Karl Anderson
The Miz (c) vs. Apollo Crews
Brock Lesnar vs. Randy Orton
John Cena vs. AJ Styles
Enzo and Big Cass vs. Chris Jericho and Kevin Owens
Cesaro vs. Sheamus
Carmella, Becky Lynch & Naomi vs. Natalya, Alexa Bliss, and a partner to be announced.
How to book WWE SummerSlam on Sky Sports Box Office
WWE SummerSlam will be shown live on Sky Sports Box Office (channel 491) and Sky Sports HD Box Office (492) at midnight on Sunday, August 21 (Monday morning).
It’ll be repeated on Sky Sports Box Office (channel 491) but not Sky Sports HD Box Office (492) between 10am on Monday, August 22 and 8pm on Thursday, August 25.
Repeat showings will air at 10am, 3pm, 8pm and 1am, with the final playout starting at 8pm on Thursday, August 25.
The event is priced at £19.95 for UK viewers, €24.95 for viewers in the Republic of Ireland.
UK viewers can call 03442 410 888 to book WWE Summerslam, while customers in the Republic of Ireland should call 0818 220 225.
Bookings can also be made via my.sky.com/orderboxoffice or by pressing ‘Box Office’ on the sky remote.
The event will also be streamed live on the WWE Network, which is priced at £9.99 a month
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