Body-Slamming WWE debuts on DStv SuperSport
The spectacular World Wrestling Entertainment made its long-awaited return to DStv yesterday with the first broadcast of Raw on SuperSport.
The Brooklyn WWE event was highlighted by a vicious contest between Braun Strowman, the bearded brute, and legendary Brock Lesnar that concluded in dramatic fashion.
Other big names who lit up the New York night included Big Cass, John Cena and Raw tag team champions Seth Rollins and Dean Ambrose, who thrilled the WWE universe with a memorable battle against the Hardy Boyz.
The first live broadcast of WWE took place early this morning with a broadcast of Raw from Memphis at 2am on SS4 / SS7 / Maximo 3 with a repeat broadcast at 7pm.
Many of the WWE superstars will compete in the city made famous by Elvis Presley, among them Lesnar, Strowman, Cena, Roman Reigns and Sheamus.
The action comes thick and fast for the rest of the week with a live broadcast of Smackdown from Arkansas at 2am on Wednesday; SS4 / SS7 / Maximo 1 / Maximo 3), with a repeat at 7pm (SS7 / SS9 / SSM2 / SSM3).
For those who haven’t had their fill, there will be wall-to-wall repeats throughout the week:
Thursday, 7pm: WWE Raw Replay (SS7 / SS9 / Maximo 3)
Friday, 10.30pm: WWE Raw Replay (S10 / Select 3 / SS10 / Maximo 360)
Saturday, 6.30am: WWE Raw (SS10 / Select 3 / SS10 / Maximo 2 / Maximo 360)
Saturday, 6pm: WWE Raw Replay (SS10 / Select 3 / SS10 / Maximo 360)
Sunday, 7.30am: WWE SmackDown LIVE (SS10 / Select 3/ SS10 / Maximo 2 / Maximo 360)
Sunday, 7pm: WWE Raw Highlights (SS10 / Select 3 / SS10 / Maximo 360)
Sunday, 8pm: WWE SmackDown LIVE Highlights (SS10 / Select 3 / SS10 / Maximo 360)
Additionally, there will be WWE broadcasts on several General Entertainment channels:
Friday, 6pm: RAW, 1 hour on Mzansi Magic
Friday, 8pm: RAW, 1 Hour on Vuzu
Friday, 9pm: SmackDown, 1 Hour on Vuzu
Saturday, 5pm: SmackDown, 1 hour on Mzansi Magic