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WWE off to Malaysia for two day tour

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WWE Superstars and Divas hopped on a flight to Malaysia today for a quick, two day trip halfway across the world. There will be two back-to-back live non-televised events at the same location in Kuala Lumpur, on October 10 and 11, with the Putra Indoor Stadium playing host. This is the second time that the 10,000 seater stadium will host a WWE...

WWE switches TV provider in Germany with new deal

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WWE today announced a new multi-year TV deal with ProSiebenSat.1 for German and Austrian markets which will see WWE shows airing on free TV, pay TV, and SVOD. The new deal will have all WWE pay-per-views on Germany’s largest online video store Maxdome.de, starting with WrestleMania XXX, RAW on ProSieben FUN pay TV, Smackdown on ProSieben MAXX...

RAW moves to free TV in Germany

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WWE issued a press release today announcing a multi-year deal with TELE 5 to bring Monday Night RAW back to free television in Germany. Starting April 10, WWE fans in Germany will be able to see the two-hour version of RAW every Thursday at 10:15PM local time. “Monday Night RAW is a phenomenal television event that fascinates people all over the...

WWE opens newest office in Mexico City

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WWE announced yesterday the opening of their newest International office which is located in Mexico City. With the opening of a new office comes a new General Manager for the region and WWE has appointed Rodrigo Fernandez in that role. As General Manager of WWE Mexico, Fernandez will be responsible for growing WWE’s brand and business in the...

WWE announces new five year TV deal in Thailand

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WWE and CTH announced a new 5 year exclusive television distribution deal that will make CTH the home of all WWE television in Thailand. The new deal allows CTH to broadcast full versions of RAW, Smackdown and Main Event along with Superstars, NXT, Afterburn, Bottomline, Experience, Vintage Collection, This Week in WWE, and all the WWE...

WWE opens office in Munich, Germany

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WWE today announced the hiring of Stefan Kastenmuller as the new General Manager, Germany, Switzerland and Austria, a newly created position, effective immediately. WWE is opening an office in Germany, located in Munich, which Kastenmuller will be heading up. This is the second WWE office in Europe, with the other one located in...

TNA signs new big television deal in India

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SONY SIX, India’s premier sports entertainment channel has acquired broadcasting rights to TNA Wrestling’s full catalog of programming and will air more than 500 hours of wrestling content across key Asian markets. The channel will now air Impact Wrestling, Xplosion, Greatest Matches and Unfinished Business, along with the four...

WWE signs new 3 year TV deal in Myanmar

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WWE announced yesterday that a new three year TV deal with Myanmar’s SkyNet DTH has been signed, allowing the broadcaster to carry WWE programming. Beginning this month, SkyNet DTH will broadcast Monday Night Raw, Smackdown, Main Event and NXT on the SkyNet Sports 3 & SkyNet Teen channels. “Joining WWE to bring their world-class...

RAW crew to tour Qatar and Turkey this week

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The RAW crew will be leaving for a short three-day tour in Qatar and Turkey which will kick off on Thursday. On February 21 and February 22, WWE will host two non-televised live events at the Khalifa International Tennis & Squash Complex in Doha, Qatar, followed by another non-televised live event on February 23 at the Ulker Sports Arena in...

WWE starts 3-day tour in Egypt, Mysterio misses out

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WWE Superstars and Divas started a three day tour in Egypt today, making it the sixth new country that WWE has traveled to in 2012. The shows will be held at the Cairo Stadium Complex in Cairo, and live events promoters Creative Design are handling the tour. The same promoters brought WWE to Doha for the first time last year. One Superstar who did...

Smackdown brand in Japan and China for four day tour

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After a long trip, the Smackdown brand has landed in the far east for a four day tour that will take them to Japan and China. The first two shows will be held in Japan, both at the Ryogoku Kokugikan in Tokyo, tonight and tomorrow and then it’s off to Shanghai, China, on August 11 for a show at the Oriental Sports Center, before going to...