Sony Pictures Networks India andÂ WWE announced thatÂ WWEÂ LiveÂ will return to India with two shows in New Delhi at the Indira Gandhi Indoor Stadium onÂ Friday, December 8 and Saturday, December 9. Ticket information will be announced in the coming weeks.Â
The shows will feature âThe Modern-Day Maharajaâ,Â currentÂ WWEÂ Champion Jinder Mahal,Â who will be accompanied by The Singh Brothers. In addition,Â WWEÂ LiveÂ will featureÂ WWEÂ Superstars Roman Reigns, Seth Rollins, Dean Ambrose, Braun Strowman, Alexa Bliss, Sasha Banks, and more.
Sony Pictures Networks India offersÂ WWEÂ programming, includingÂ Raw, SmackDown Live, Main Event, NXT, Total Divas,Â and monthly specials, such asÂ WrestleManiaÂ andÂ SummerSlam, on Sony TEN 1 and Sony MAX. Earlier this year,Â WWEÂ SundayÂ Dhamaal,Â an exclusiveÂ new weekly highlights show in Hindi,Â launchedÂ on Sony MAX, giving Indian fans a unique, localizedÂ WWEÂ viewing experience.Â
Rajesh Kaul, President, Sports and Distribution Business, Sony Pictures Networks India, said, âWWEÂ enjoys a large, dedicated following in India, with the highest TV viewership after only cricket. We are delighted to announce to our loyal fans the return ofÂ WWEÂ Live, presenting them with an opportunity that will take them closer to their favoriteÂ WWESuperstars.âÂ
Sheetesh Srivastava, Vice President and General Manager,Â WWEÂ India, said, âFollowing overwhelming demand from our massive and passionate fan base in India, we are excited to bringÂ WWEÂ LIVE back to New Delhi for two shows of spectacular, non-stop, family-friendly entertainment. I know our fans cannot wait to fill the Indira Gandhi Stadium and welcome back their favoriteÂ WWEÂ Superstars.â
Mahal said, âIt is an honour to represent the people of India every time I step into the ring, and it will be a true privilege to perform for them live.â