Sony Pictures Sports Network (SPSN) is all geared up to telecast the return of WWE Crown Jewel, the final event before the changes of the WWE Draft goes into effect for both Raw and SmackDown.
The mega-event which will take place in Saudi Arabia on October 21, 2021 will be broadcast LIVE on Sony Ten 1 channels in English, Sony Ten 3 channels in Hindi and Sony Ten 4 channels in Tamil and Telugu as well as livestreamed on its on-demand OTT platform, SonyLIV.
The event will be preceded by a special edition of their live studio show, WWE Extraaa Dhamaal at 8:30 PM followed by the main event from 9:30 PM. Extraaa Dhamaal will feature WWE Legend and Hall of Famer, Booker T, who will interact with fans and answer their questions on WWE Crown Jewel live on the show.
The third installment of the WWE PPV event has already garnered interest from WWE fans in India, with the highly anticipated in-ring return of WWE superstar, “The Beast” Brock Lesnar after he challenged Roman Reigns at the end of SummerSlam 2021.
Both superstars will be seen in the title match of WWE Crown Jewel 2021 with Roman Reigns defending his Universal Championship title.
The event also provides for an interesting match card with another championship match where SmackDown Women’s Champion Becky Lynch will engage in a triple threat bout with Bianca Belair and Sasha Banks. The Scottish Warrior, Drew McIntyre will also seek to reclaim his lost WWE title against the current title holder, Big E, who will defend his title for the first time at a major PPV event, making it an explosive showdown.
To make the event more exciting, Goldberg and Bobby Lashley will also be seen in a No Holds Barred Match. Viewers will also witness yet another Raw Tag Team match between SmackDown winners RK-Bro (Randy Orton and Riddle) and former winners AJ Styles and Omos at the event.
Apart from the above matches, the event will also feature an iconic Hell in a Cell match between long-standing rivals, Edge and Seth Rollins. WWE Crown Jewel 2021 will also host the finals of the ‘King of the Ring’ tournament as well as the ‘Queen’s Crown Tournament’, making it symbolically apt to crown the new King and the Queen at the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
The LIVE coverage of WWE Crown Jewel 2021 will be on SONY TEN 1 (English), SONY TEN 3 (Hindi) and SONY TEN 4 (Tamil and Telugu) channels on October 21, 2021 starting with live studio show, Extraaa Dhamaal, at 8:30 pm (IST) followed by WWE Crown Jewel from 9:30 pm (IST).
Recently, SPSN had broadcast WWE Super Dhamaal which had witnessed the WWE Superstars in a brand-new avatar.
The show was aired on October 10 on SONY TEN 1 (English) & SONY TEN 3 (Hindi) channels.
For the first time ever, the show was curated entirely on virtual sets to give fans a larger than life experience and had featured complete highlights from all mainstream WWE shows like the WWE RAW, WWE SmackDown and WWE NXT as well as all the big PPV events.