Foxtel is renewing its deal with WWE for an 18th year.
The deal covers WWE programming live in Australia, including WWE’s flagship shows Raw and SmackDown as well as WWE pay-per-views, including WrestleMania and SummerSlam.
“We are thrilled to extend our long-standing partnership with one of the biggest brands in entertainment,” said Stephen Baldwin, Foxtel’s Director of Channels. “WWE has such a passionate fan base in Australia, and Foxtel is pleased to bring this popular content to our customers.”
Michelle Wilson, WWE Chief Revenue & Marketing Officer, said: “Foxtel is a long-time, valued partner who shares our vision and passion for engaging and entertaining our fans. This agreement allows us to continue showcasing our unique blend of action-packed, family friendly entertainment across Australia.”
Foxtel’s FOX8 televises Raw live at 10.00am Tuesdays and SmackDown live at 10.00am Wednesdays. Following their live broadcast on FOX8, both programs are available to watch from Foxtel’s on demand library, or streamed on demand on Foxtel Now.
Fans can also order all WWE specials live on Foxtel’s pay-per-view channel Main Event, including WrestleMania, SummerSlam, Survivor Series and Royal Rumble.