Drew McIntyre, Jinder Mahal & Others To Appear On WWE Superstar Spectacle
The show will air exclusively in India
WWE issued a press release earlier today and revealed more details about the Superstar Spectacle show. The event will air exclusively on Sony Ten 1, Sony Ten 3 and Sony MAX on January 26 - which is also India's Republic Day.
The show will be broadcast from the WWE ThunderDome and Superstars from Raw, SmackDown and NXT will be in action, including Drew McIntyre, Charlotte Flair, Rey Mysterio, AJ Styles, Bayley, The New Day, Shinsuke Nakamura, Cesaro, The Dirty Dawgs and Ricochet. Ric Flair will also make a special appearance.
10 WWE Superstars associated with India will be making appearances on the show. They are:
• Jinder Mahal
• The Bollywood Boyz
• Indus Sher
• Jeet Rama
• Kavita Devi
• Giant Zanjeer
• Dilsher Shanky
• Guru Raaj
Zanjeer and Shanky are both over 7ft tall and were trained by The Great Khali. Matches on the show will be announced in the coming weeks.
Triple H said: "We love the passion and support from the huge WWE Universe in India, so we've teamed up with SPN, the exclusive home of WWE in India, to surprise our fans with an incredible event to kick off 2021. WWE Superstar Spectacle will be an epic event with electrifying matches featuring some of the biggest names in WWE along with our incredible Indian performers, plus thrilling and authentic Indian-inspired entertainment."
Rajesh Kaul of Sony Pictures Networks India stated: "WWE has consistently featured among the top watched sports properties in India over the years. We are excited about presenting WWE Superstar Spectacle to WWE fans and viewers in India on Republic Day which will showcase and celebrate the best of the next generation Indian talent in WWE."