Just a few first-ever WWE premium reside occasions passed off or are scheduled to happen in 2022, together with WWE Conflict on the Fortress this September and WWE Day 1 again in January. The State Farm Area is promoting that the latter of the 2, Day 1, will return to to, Atlanta, GA, for the second yr in a row and takes place on — you guessed it — New Yr’s Day 2023.
Although the New Yr appears fairly far off within the distance, the WWE Universe solely has 4 extra premium reside occasions earlier than Day 1 returns. These embrace the aforementioned Conflict on the Fortress in Cardiff, Wales, on Saturday, September 3, WWE Excessive Guidelines in Philadelphia on Saturday, October 8, WWE Crown Jewel in Saudi Arabia on Saturday, November 5, and WWE Survivor Collection in Boston on Saturday, November 26.
The inaugural Day 1 turned wildly unpredictable within the hours main as much as the pay-per-view, because the Undisputed WWE Common Champion Roman Reigns (solely the Common Champion on the time) was reportedly recognized with COVID-19 and was pulled from his scheduled title protection towards Brock Lesnar. WWE would as an alternative add Lesnar to the beforehand scheduled fatal-4-way WWE Title match between then-champion Massive E, Bobby Lashley, Seth Rollins, and Kevin Owens, making it a 5-way; regardless of being a last-minute addition, Lesnar would defeat the opposite 4 and turn into WWE Champion as soon as extra.
Different highlights from the pay-per-view included Liv Morgan getting her first important ladies’s title shot towards then-“Uncooked” Ladies’s Champion Becky Lynch and The Usos vs. The New Day placing on one other basic for the SmackDown Tag Group Titles. WWE Corridor of Famer Edge additionally defeated The Miz with a little bit of assist from his returning spouse, fellow-WWE Corridor of Famer Beth Phoenix. Full outcomes from the inaugural WWE Day 1 occasion may be seen at this hyperlink.
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