WWE to hold three events in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia next year


WWE issued a press release today announcing that the company will be traveling to Riyadh, in Saudi Arabia for the first time ever next year.

Three non-televised live events will be held at The Green Halls Stadium at Prince Faisal bin Fahad Olympic Games Complex on February 13, 14, and 15 with tickets going on sale tomorrow at Noon local time at Ticketmaster.ae.

“Holding three live events in Saudi Arabia for the first time is a testament to the growing demand for WWE’s brand in this region,” said Gerrit Meier, Executive Vice President, International, WWE. “We are very excited to be returning to the Middle East with events in a debut market after successful shows in Abu Dhabi and Qatar earlier this year.”

FLASH Entertainment CEO John Lickrish and Ahmed Mashhadi, Managing Director of Time Events – the companies behind this WWE tour – said that they are delighted to partner with WWE for this historic event and they plan to make these three days a memorable occasion and one that will be enjoyed by WWE fans across Saudi Arabia.