WWE Superstars put on a show to remember for Saudi spectators

WWE Superstars put on a show to remember for Saudi spectators

The sports authority said there were shots of woman who were "indecent".

The venue was about 90% full by eyeballing it but everyone in attendance couldn't wait to see what the WWE Superstars had in store for them.

While there was the notion that this event was going to be something like a house show, but on a much bigger scale, it certainly didn't feel that way as the WWE gave the event the WrestleMania treatment in what felt like a genuine pay-per-view throughout the evening. Matt Hardy and Bray Wyatt would end up winning them over the Bar. Additionally, the show featured some big name talent from Undertaker to John Cena to Triple H for the people of Saudi.

Coming off of the 'Greatest Royal Rumble' event this past Friday that was held at the King Abdullah Sports City's King Abdullah International Stadium in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, WWE is reportedly looking to head back to the Middle East soon. Commentator Corey Graves put it best when he said that the show was a first step in the "progression of Saudi Arabia in cultural diversification".

The 16-time world champion John Cena faced the authority Triple H in the main event of Royal Rumble showcased their power move.

The AJ Styles vs. Shinsuke Nakamura ended in double count-out meaning that the phenomenal One retianed his WWE Championship. They were interrupted by WWE 205 Live Superstar Ariya Daivari and his brother, former WWE Superstar Shawn Daivari. This is a further example that the WWE championship, despite all its lineage, now stands as the company's secondary title behind the Universal championship. It makes sense as WWE is a global business and they have to respect the host country's traditions, agreeable or not.

Women were permitted to attend the show, but only with male chaperones.

The elevation of Mohammed bin Salman to crown prince has heightened tensions between the two countries, with Saudi Arabia nearly doubling its military expenditure in recent years and Iran expanding its presence in Syria, Iraq and Yemen. Apart from the 50-man Royal Rumble match, every single men's title was defended.

The Saudi government has signed a 10-year deal with WWE to produce events in the kingdom. The figure may have been exaggerated and the accumulative revenue probably won't be known until a few months later.

The authority has made sure to ban showing of any segment that involves women wrestling or any scenes related to it, and stipulated that to the company (WWE).

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