WWE and Foxtel extended their partnership into its 18th year with a new agreement to broadcast WWE programming live in Australia, including Raw and SmackDown as well as WWE pay-per-views, including WrestleMania and SummerSlam.
“Foxtel is a long-time, valued partner who shares our vision and passion for engaging and entertaining our fans,” said Michelle Wilson, WWE Chief Revenue & Marketing Officer. “This agreement allows us to continue showcasing our unique blend of action-packed, family friendly entertainment across Australia.”
Foxtel channel FOX8 airs Raw live at 10AM Tuesdays and Smackdown live at 10AM Wednesdays. Fans can order all WWE specials live on Foxtel pay-per-view channel Main Event, including WrestleMania, SummerSlam, Survivor Series and Royal Rumble. All programs will be available on demand.
“We are thrilled to extend our long-standing partnership with one of the biggest brands in entertainment,” said Stephen Baldwin, Foxtel’s Director of Channels. “WWE has such a passionate fan base in Australia, and Foxtel is pleased to bring this popular content to our customers.”