WWE SummerSlam 2016 is just around the corner and before the war between great wrestlers starts, here are all the key details you need to know about the upcoming event.
This year?s SummerSlam 2016 is going to take place on August 21, 2016 at the Barclays Center, Brooklyn, New York. You can buy you tickets now on the official website of WWE as well as Viagoo and Ticket Master.
As of now, there are only two confirmed fights to occur in the event: Brock Lesnar vs Randy Orton and Finn Balor vs Seth Rollins. The latter match is going to be for the new belt created on Monday by Stephanie McMahon and Mick Foley, WWE Universal Championship.
Aside from the mentioned bouts, John Cena and A.J. Styles are also expected to participate in the event going up against each other. Also, Dean Ambrose is as well said to fight in WWE SummerSlam 2016 to defend his WWE Championship.
Furthermore, former WWE United States and Intercontinental Champion Shelton Benjamin is reported to be coming back in the league, the Smack Down brand to be more specific. With his comeback, fans surely want to see him fight at the Barclays Center come August 21.
Where to Watch Online
First, there are going to be two schedules to anticipate: the Kickoff Show and the Main Show. The first one will start at 6 p.m. ET And you can watch it on WWE.com and the WWE Network, which you can access through these devices:
- PS3 or PS4
- Xbox 360 or Xbox One
- Sony Internet-connected TVs
- Samsung Smart TVs
- Panasonic Life+Screen Smart TVs
- Kindle Fire or Amazon Fire TV
- Apple TV
- iOS Enabled Devices
- Android Enabled Devices
Meanwhile, the main show will officially start at 7 p.m. ET and can be watched with those devices listed above but fans in United States can also watch it on PPV through the following cable providers:
- BrightHouse Networks
- Cable One
- Optimum (Channel 550 for HD or Channel 551 for SD)
- Comcast (Xfinity)
- Cox Communications
- Time Warner Cable
- Verizon FIOS TV (Channel 1000 for SD or Channel 1001 for HD)
There you have it! The key details you need to know about the upcoming WWE SummerSlam 2016. Be sure to stay tuned here on The Bitbag for latest news about the event. Share your thoughts in the comment section below.