WWE’s SummerSlam to Stream Live in Russian


WWE Network is set to stream SummerSlam live in Russian for the first time on August 21.

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. Following SummerSlam, all pay-per-views on WWE Network will be available in Russian. Fans can watch SummerSlam and all of WWE Network’s programming by signing up at WWENetwork.com.

SummerSlam will take place at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. Mordechai Margolin and Zhantuar Smagulov will call the action live.

“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’s chief revenue and marketing officer. “This is another step in our ongoing strategy to create localized WWE Network content for our fans around the world.”