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Buffalo hosts WWE Battleground PPV

by jmaloni

Press release

Fri, Jul 26th 2013 08:25 pm
WWE logo (USA Network photo)
WWE logo (USA Network photo)

WWE pay-per-view is returning to First Niagara Center for the first time in two years with a brand new landmark event. "WWE Battleground" will happen live in Buffalo on Sunday, Oct. 6, at 7:30 p.m.

See all your favorite WWE superstars, including:

  • John Cena

  • CM Punk

  • Randy Orton

  • Daniel Bryan

  • Sheamus

  • Dolph Ziggler

  • Rob Van Dam

  • The Shield

Tickets go on sale Saturday, Aug. 3, at 10 a.m., and are priced at $402.50, $302.50, $97.50, $72.50, $47.50 and $27.50, which include $2.50 facility fee. There will be a random handbill policy in effect. A limited number of handbills are available now.

Tickets can be purchased at the First Niagara Center Box Office and online at www.tickets.com. All dates, acts and ticket prices are subject to change without notice. For more information, or to charge by phone, call toll free at 888-223-6000.

Tickets are subject to applicable service charges (no service charge applies at First Niagara Center Box Office).

•NBC to air 'WrestleMania 29: The World Television Premiere' on Aug. 3

Event to feature epic rematch between the Rock and John Cena for the WWE Championship

For the fifth year in a row, WWE and NBC are joining forces to bring "WrestleMania" to network television. "WrestleMania 29: The World Television Premiere" will air on Saturday, Aug. 3, at 9 p.m., allowing fans to relive moments from the greatest sports entertainment spectacle in history.

The one-hour broadcast will feature the highly anticipated rematch between box office mega-star The Rock and WWE Superstar John Cena for the WWE Championship. "WrestleMania 29: The World Television Premiere" will feature this epic main event in its entirety for the first time on broadcast television.

On April 7 inside MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, N.J., WWE's annual pop-culture extravaganza grossed more than $72 million as 80,676 fans from all 50 states and 34 countries were in attendance. "WrestleMania 29" broke the record for MetLife Stadium's highest-grossing entertainment event, which was broadcast around the world on pay-per-view in more than 100 countries and 20 languages.

For more information on "WrestleMania 29: The World Television Premiere," visit NBC.com's "Movies & Specials" site: http://www.nbc.com/movies-specials-more/.

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