WrestleMania 29 grosses over $72 million in revenue

WrestleMania 29
 

WWE issued a press release today announcing that WrestleMania 29 grossed in excess of $72 million, the highest grossing event in WWE history.

The press release also revealed that the show will once again exceed 1 million global pay-per-view buys although it’s not expected to surpass last year’s show. WrestleMania 29 will make more pay-per-view revenue however as it cost $5 more than last year.

80,676 fans from all 50 states and 34 countries jam-packed the MetLife Stadium in New Jersey on April 7 for WrestleMania, making it the second highest attended WrestleMania in history behind WrestleMania III.