It’s certainly been a year of the unexpected announcement, and WWE have today thrown another curveball by confirming the date of this year’s SummerSlam.
The hottest show of the summer will take place on 21st August – a Saturday.
The venue has not been confirmed yet, but is set to be announced on 5th June. Tickets will then go on sale 18th June.
SmackDown will take place the night before SummerSlam in Phoenix, whilst Raw will eminate from San Diego.
With SummerSlam being on the Saturday, a live ‘supershow’ will take place at the Ball Arena in Denver on Sunday 22nd, the date many had expected SummerSlam to take place
This announcement comes as part of another 21 live show dates being revealed.
A massive change of tact – more details on how this affects our SummerSlam viewing parties will follow.