WWE Network will stream SummerSlam live in Russian for the first time this Monday, August 21 from a sold-out Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. Mordechai Margolin and Zhantuar Smagulov will call the action live from ringside.
“As we continue to place an emphasis on international growth, offering a customized version of SummerSlam to our fans in Russia was a priority,” said Michelle Wilson, WWE Chief Revenue & Marketing Officer. “This is another step in our ongoing strategy to create localized WWE Network content for our fans around the world.”
SummerSlam will feature WWE’s biggest Superstars including John Cena, Brock Lesnar, Roman Reigns, Jinder Mahal, Naomi, Alexa Bliss, Braun Strowman, AJ Styles, Randy Orton, Natalya, Samoa Joe, The Usos, The New Day and more. Key match-ups include WWE Smackdown Champion Mahal take on number on contender, Shinsuke Nakamura with the RAW World Title being challenged in a fatal four-way featuring Reigns, Strowman, Joe and champion Lesnar.
Following SummerSlam, all pay-per-views on WWE Network will be available in Russian moving forward.
In Malaysia, fans can catch SummerSlam live on the WWE Network on Astro Ch840 or watch the PPV live at selected TGV Cinemas on Monday, 22 August 2017 beginning from 8am.