The WWE has officially entered into its latest era of shows where two distinct rosters are present once again.
Both RAW and SmackDown feature a collection of awesome Superstars who’re ready to make their brands proud at SummerSlam 2016. This year’s summer spectacular will once again emanate from the home of the Brooklyn Nets. NYC is going to be rocking as RAW and SmackDown present a major event where both rosters will put on some amazing matches. RAW’s Brock Lesnar will do battle with SmackDown’s Randy Orton in a brand crossover encounter. Plus Finn Balor’s ready to take on Seth Rollins for the new WWE Universal Championship. And Dean Ambrose is ready to defend his WWE World Championship against Dolph Ziggler.
To make sure you don’t miss a second of the action, here’s WWE SummerSlam 2016’s date, location and official start times for the pre/main show.
WWE SummerSlam 2016 will take place on the WWE Network and PPV on August 21, 2016. The official theme songs will be “Welcome” by Fort Minor and “Big Summer” by CFO$.
WWE SummerSlam 2016 will emanate from the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY.
Kickoff Show Start Time
The Kickoff Show (which features the 12-man tag team match, Zayn/Neville vs. The Dudley Boyz and Cesaro vs. Sheamus) for WWE SummerSlam 2016 will officially begin at 5 P.M. EST/2 P.M. PST. You can watch it on the WWE Network, WWE.com, the official WWE App, YouTube and several other devices/websites.
You’ll be able to access the WWE Network through the following devices/websites:
– PS3 or PS4
– Xbox 360 or Xbox One
– Sony Internet-connected TVs
– Samsung Smart TVs
– Panasonic Life+Screen Smart TVs
– Kindle Fire or Amazon Fire TV
– Apple TV
– iOS enabled devices
– Android enabled devices
Main Show Start Time
The main airing of WWE SummerSlam 2016 will begin at 7 P.M. EST/4 P.M. PST. This is a WWE Network special event airing that will also air on PPV. You’ll be able to view it through the same means we listed above for the Kickoff show.
You’ll be able to watch SummerSlam 2016 on PPV through the following cable providers:
– BrightHouse Networks
– Cable One
– Optimum (Channel 550 for HD or Channel 551 for SD)
– Comcast (Xfinity)
– Cox Communications
– Time Warner Cable
– Verizon FIOS TV (Channel 1000 for SD or Channel 1001 for HD)