Top 5 WWE Events outside the USA
WWE is synonymous with being the flagship pro-wrestling promotion of the USA. For once, ECW and WCW competed with it but right now it is head and shoulders above others.
However, WWE has held some notable events outside the USA. The latest being the Greatest Royal Rumble held in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. Here we present to you top 5 WWE events outside the USA.
Honorable Mentions: Unforgiven 2006, Wrestlemania 18, Backlash 2004, One Night Only 2007, Rebellion 2001
#5 Greatest Royal Rumble 2017 (Jeddah, Saudi Arabia)
Let's get this one out early. The first and the latest entry into the list comes from Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.
Controversies surrounded the show as women were banned and Sami Zayn didn't show up at the event. Moreover, the numerous botches made it a comical event.
Nonetheless, the show had lots of positive to go home with. John Cena and Triple H kicked-off the show in what was their first meeting in eight years.
The Undertaker made another appearance in a Casket match against Rusev. Chris Jericho, Hornswoggle, Mark Henry, Great Khali and Rey Mysterio returned to the WWE for one night again. And finally, Braun Strowman won the first ever 50-man Royal Rumble.
It also gave us a lot of insights into the future plans of WWE. To sum it up, the Greatest Royal Rumble was a mixed event for the audience.
But, its significance can't be undermined. The first of the ten series of events is surely going to play an important role in the long-term Saudi Vision 2030.