WWE has officially announced that the WrestleMania 30 pre-show, airing on Sun., April 6, 2014, from the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans, Louisiana, will be a special edition that runs for two hours in two separate one hour blocks. What does that mean exactly?
The first hour, starting at 5 p.m. ET, will be exclusive to WWE.com, the WWE App, YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, Google+, and Pheed, featuring all the usual pre-event analysis from a stacked panel of stars along with interviews with wrestlers working the main pay-per-view (PPV) card.
The second hour will broadcast on the WWE Network, as noted on the announcement:
Then, at 6 p.m. ET/3 p.m. PT, the Pre-Show continues exclusively on WWE Network, where the all-star panel will continue to break down the stacked WrestleMania lineup. In addition, the action will begin with an exclusive Pre-Show Match!
It's been rumored that the Andre the Giant Memorial Battle Royal has been considered for the pre-show but WWE did not officially make a decision on that front. Stay tuned for that.
Here's the current WrestleMania 30 match card and line-up:
- Randy Orton vs. Batista vs. TBA (WWE world heavyweight title)
- Daniel Bryan vs. Triple H (Winner joins WWE world heavyweight title match)
- Undertaker vs. Brock Lesnar
- John Cena vs. Bray Wyatt
- Andre the Giant Memorial Battle Royal