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World's Biggest WWE Superstars To Descend On The MCG
WORLD’S BIGGEST WWE SUPERSTARS TO DESCEND ON THE MCG
The iconic Melbourne Cricket Ground will host the WWE Super Show-Down this October, with some of the biggest names in world wrestling to battle-it-out at the largest ever wrestling event to be held in Australia.
Visit Victoria has successfully acquired the event in partnership with renowned promoters TEG Dainty, further cementing Victoria’s reputation as the country’s sporting and major events capital.
WWE Super Show-Down will be one of the biggest entertainment events that Melbourne has ever seen, with tens of thousands of enthusiastic fans anticipated to attend. This October’s event is set to eclipse attendance figures at WWE’s Global Warning Event in 2002 at Etihad Stadium which drew crowds of 56,743 people.
Superstar talent will come to Melbourne for the event on 6 October 2018, including John Cena™, The Undertaker™, Triple H™, Ronda Rousey™, Shane McMahon™, Shawn Michaels, Seth Rollins™, Roman Reigns™, Randy Orton™, Nia Jax™, AJ Styles™ and many more*.
WWE is a truly global brand with its TV-PG, family-friendly programming available in more than 800 million homes worldwide in 24 languages.
Events as big as this don’t come along often so it’s a testament to the commitment and agility of Visit Victoria that we have been able to partner with TEG Dainty to put on this great show.Peter Bingeman, CEO Visit Victoria
Visit Victoria Chief Executive Officer Peter Bingeman said that events like WWE Super Show-Down highlight Melbourne’s ability to host world-class sport and entertainment events.
“Melbourne’s proven track record for success, our passionate fans and diverse experiences mean that global events like WWE Super Show-Down choose to exhibit here, giving visitors even more reasons to travel to Victoria.”
“Events as big as this don’t come along often so it’s a testament to the commitment and agility of Visit Victoria that we have been able to partner with TEG Dainty to put on this great show.”
Since its establishment Visit Victoria has secured more than 60 major events, 330 business events and supported more than 160 events across our regions.
Tickets for WWE Super Show-Down will go on sale Thursday 28 June at 10.00 am AEST via ticketek.com.au. An exclusive WWE Super Show-Down pre-sale for Telstra customers starts on Friday 22 June at 12.00 pm AEST and is open until Tuesday, June 26 at 5 pm AEST via Telstra.com/sport.
*Talent line-up subject to change.