New details of the first WWE live stadium event in the UK for nearly thirty years were exclusively announced at the O2 Arena in London last night.
WWE announced their first stadium event since Summerslam ’92 several weeks ago with all the biggest names in the promotion expected to appear at the Principality Stadium in Wales on September 3rd.
Fans in the UK will be ecstatic about the news as, for the first time in thirty years, the WWE will be holding a stadium show – Summerslam ‘92 was one of the best events in the history of the business, and fans will be hoping that Clash at the Castle lives up to its predecessor.
WWE Superstar, Drew McIntyre said via a big screen at the O2 last night: ‘“Now, the wait is finally over. Get ready for the biggest WWE event in UK history. On saturday September 3rd, the WWE Universe will descend on the iconic Principality Stadium in Cardiff Wales for Clash At The Castle. Will you be there?”
Matches at the O2 were headlined by a blockbuster main event as WWE Undisputed Universal Champion, Roman Reigns defeated Drew McIntyre in front of a packed venue.
In other matches, WWE Women’s Tag Team Champions Sasha Banks and Naomi retained over Shayna Baszler and Natalya.
Gunther defeated Shinsuke Nakamura.
Bobby Lashley defeated Sheamus.
Aliyah defeated Shotzi.
RAW Tag Team Champions RK-Bro defeated SmackDown Tag Team Champions The Usos in a non-title match.
WWE Intercontinental Champion Ricochet retained over Butch and Sami Zayn in a thrilling triple threat match, and our match of the night winner.
SmackDown Women’s Champion Charlotte Flair retained over Rowdy Ronda Rousey.