• Reason Behind SummerSlam 2021 Taking Place On A Saturday
This year’s SummerSlam 2021 pay-per-view will take place on Saturday, August 21st and the location will most likely be the Allegiant Stadium in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Fans will be present in full capacity at this event.
Here’s what the Wrestling Observer reported regarding the PPV taking place on Saturday instead of the usual Sunday:
“So this is the deal, the reason it’s a Saturday is because the stadium in Vegas wanted a Saturday. However, it may not be in Vegas, but they already have the date.
The date’s a bad date because it’s the same as Manny Pacquiao vs. Errol Spence.”
Another reason for the PPV taking place on a Saturday is to pull in a wider casual audience, as they might travel to the event for the weekend without taking off from work on both Friday & Monday.
This is why WWE feels it’s important to bring back John Cena in the main event for this show and for American Rapper Cardi B to be the host of the show.
Tap here to read more on plans for Cena, which might include a major victory.
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• ON THIS DAY IN WCW HISTORY (June 1, 1998) – WCW MONDAY NITRO
On this day in 1998, Ted Turner’s World Championship Wrestling aired another LIVE episode of their weekly TV show ‘WCW MONDAY NITRO’.
It was broadcasted from the MCI Center in Washington, DC and featured matches, interviews & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WCW The Great American Bash 1998’ PPV.
The card can be found here:
Ernest Miller vs. Jerry Flynn
Perry Saturn & Raven vs. Public Enemy
Alex Wright vs. Chavo Guerrero Jr.
Konnan vs. Lenny Lane
Fit Finlay vs. Eddy Guerrero
Booker T. vs. Chris Benoit
Diamond Dallas Page vs. Scotty Riggs
Bill Goldberg vs. La Parka
Kevin Nash & Lex Luger vs. Hollywood Hogan & The Giant