-

Main Event pulled from the Network schedule from next week

There will be no WWE Main Event next week, and probably not even the week after as WWE’s exclusive deal for the show with Sky Sports in the UK will conflict with the WWE Network.

In the rest of the world, Main Event airs on the WWE Network but in the UK, Sky has the exclusive rights for it which prevents WWE from showing it on the Network. With WWE unable to block it out in the UK so far, it left the company no choice.

The Network officially launches on Monday and no compromise has been reached between WWE and Sky yet which means Main Event will not air for now till something is worked out with Sky.

WWE will instead air a Royal Rumble special hosted by Santino Marella in place of Tuesday’s Main Event. The show will be titled Santino’s Royal Rumble Lottery Spectacular.

We have reached out to our Sky sources for their version of the story but we have not received a reply yet.

Colin Vassallohttps://www.wrestling-online.com
Colin Vassallo has been editor of Wrestling-Online since 1996. He is born and raised in Malta, follows professional wrestling and MMA, loves to travel, and is a big Apple fan!

LATEST NEWS

Smackdown rating for 03/05/2021

Smackdown did 2,166,000 viewers in the overnight ratings for last night's show, up 115,000 viewers from last week's overnight....

WrestleCon 2021 tickets now available for sale

Tickets for this year's WrestleCon in Tampa, Florida during WrestleMania weekend are now on sale for just $15 per...

Bryan vs Reigns set for Fastlane 2021

One of the main events for Fastlane was set last night on Smackdown after Daniel Bryan defeated Jey Uso...

Stories you might also likeRELATED
Recommended to you