Stephanie McMahon has revealed that WWE broke a major document courtesy of this yr’s SummerSlam premium stay occasion.
In line with a press launch from McMahon herself, this yr’s SummerSlam was the most-watched present within the 35 years of the occasion. Nevertheless, official figures concerning the variety of followers who watched the present on Peacock are but to be revealed.
SummerSlam 2022 was attended by 48,449 followers at Nissan Stadium in Nashville. The present was headlined by Roman Reigns and Brock Lesnar, who collided in a Final Man Standing Match for the Undisputed WWE Common Championship.
Within the aftermath of Vince McMahon’s retirement, his daughter Stephanie has been operating issues as co-CEO alongside Nick Khan. The affect of the brand new Head of Artistic, Triple H, was additionally noticeable throughout SummerSlam.
Elsewhere on the cardboard, Bayley made her return to the corporate alongside her new faction, which options former NXT expertise Iyo Sky and Dakota Kai. Corridor of Famer Edge, who was taken out by his former faction Judgment Day, additionally made his return and took out Damian Priest and Finn Balor.
What’s WWE’s subsequent massive premium stay occasion after SummerSlam 2022?
Within the aftermath of SummerSlam, WWE is about to make its return to the UK with Conflict on the Fort, which would be the firm’s largest occasion there for the reason that historic 1992 version of SummerSlam.
The occasion will happen in Cardiff, Wales on September third. Just one match has been formally added to the cardboard thus far. Undisputed WWE Common Champion Roman Reigns will defend his two world titles in opposition to Drew McIntyre in entrance of a packed stadium crowd.
The match was made official after Reigns retained in opposition to Brock Lesnar at The Greatest Get together of The Summer time. McIntyre, in the meantime, has been feuding with Sheamus, however can lastly shift his focus in direction of a contemporary rivalry.
Count on different main matches to be added to the Conflict on the Fort card quickly, together with prime superstars from RAW and SmackDown.
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