The Times of India reports that there will now be just one WWE live event in India next month. There had been two events scheduled for New Delhi on December 8th and December 9th but now there will be a “Supershow” on December 8th.
Jinder Mahal vs. Triple H has been confirmed as the main event. Kevin Owens, who was originally scheduled to face Mahal on the tour, is no longer advertised. It was also announced today that WWE NXT talents Jeet Rama and Kishan Rafter will face Curtis Axel and Bo Dallas that night.
Regarding the change to just one event, WWE noted in a press release: “To meet the requests of WWE fans in India, and deliver the biggest main event in the country’s history, WWE is combining two nights of family-friendly action into a one-night only, exclusive Supershow.”
Fans who bought tickets to the December 8th live event can exchange them for Saturday’s Supershow or receive a full refund.
WWE announced the following on the event today:
Triple H vs. Jinder Mahal to headline WWE Live India “Supershow” on Saturday, December 9MUMBAI, India & STAMFORD, Conn. – WWE and Sony Pictures Networks today announced that WWE Live in India, at the Indira Gandhi Indoor Stadium, will now feature one “Supershow” on Saturday, December 9, including the return of WWE Superstar Triple H vs. The Modern Day Maharaja, Jinder Mahal, in the main event. Tickets are still available at bookmyshow.com.
To meet the requests of WWE fans in India and deliver the biggest main event in the country’s history, WWE is combining two nights of family-friendly action into a one-night only, exclusive “Supershow” that will also feature*:
* The Shield (Roman Reigns, Seth Rollins & Dean Ambrose) vs. Samoa Joe and Raw Tag Team Champions Cesaro & Sheamus
* Braun Strowman vs. Kane
* Finn Bálor vs. Bray Wyatt
* Raw Women’s Champion Alexa Bliss vs. Sasha Banks
* Jason Jordan vs. Elias
* WWE Cruiserweight Champion Enzo Amore vs. Kalisto
* Apollo Crews & Titus O’Neil vs. Luke Gallows & Karl Anderson
* Jeet Rama & Kishan Rafter vs. The Miztourage
Fans may exchange WWE Live tickets purchased for Friday, December 8, for Saturday’s WWE Supershow, or receive a full refund by contacting BookMyShow customer service at 022 6144 5050 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
*Talent line-up referenced and depicted are subject to change.
Sources: WrestlingINC and WWE.com