www.411mania.com
|  News |  Columns |  TV Reports |  Video Reviews |  Title History |  Hall of Fame |  News Report |  The Dunn List |
SPOTLIGHTS  SPOTLIGHTS
MOVIES/TV
// James Gunn Reveals Original Plan for Stan Lee's Guardians of the Galaxy Cameo
MUSIC
// Nicole Scherzinger Shows Off Her Newest Bikini Pics on Instagram
WRESTLING
// Ongoing WWE Smackdown Taping Results (SPOILERS)
MMA
// Alistair Overeem Comments on Anthony Johnson Calling Him a ‘Poor Training Partner’
GAMES
// The Top 8 Gamer Stereotypes




 HOT TOPICS
//  CM Punk
//  John Cena
//  Triple H
//  Hulk Hogan
//  Randy Orton
//  Christian
SYNDICATE  SYNDICATE



411mania RSS Feeds





Follow 411mania on Twitter!




Add 411 On Facebook
 


 
 411mania » Wrestling » News

Advertisement
Details Revealed For the New WWE TV Deal in the UK
Posted by Larry Csonka on 02.08.2014



As previously reported, WWE signed a new TV deal with Sky Sports to air their programming on UK television. Here are the details on that deal. The new contract is for five years, lasting into 2019. With the new deal, the TV rights fees jumped to three times the previous amount. Sky Sports will air Raw, Smackdown, NXT, Superstars and Main Event each week, with recap shows and replays.

In previous years, Sky showed select PPVs for free, with others being shown as a traditional PPV for an extra fee as special events. This time around, the new deal does not include any free PPV events. All 12 WWE PPV events will buy-only PPV shows, costing approximately $25 US per show.

WWE had hoped for big TV rights fees increases this year, and the UK deal gets them off to a good start.

Credit: Wrestling Observer Newsletter via wrestlezone.com





MUST-READ 411 STORIES:

Top 8 Worst Series Finales

Snipes Rumored for Blade 4

Upton Responds To Leaked Nude Pics


comments powered by Disqus











www.41mania.com
Copyright (c) 2011 411mania.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
Click here for our privacy policy. Please help us serve you better, fill out our survey.
Use of this site signifies your agreement to our terms of use.