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Rappler's latest stories on WWE Live Manila


IN PHOTOS: Strong fan interest drives WWE Live Manila to success

Sep 24, 2019 - 4:55 PM

WWE delivers a great show to thousands of Filipino wrestling fans who flocked to the Big Dome

HAPPY FANS. Roman Reign poses with Filipino fans who watched his fight against Sami Zayn. Photo from release

Pinoy wrestlers have 'no reason' not to reach WWE, says Sheamus

Aug 16, 2019 - 8:17 PM

Four-time world champion Sheamus thinks Filipino wrestlers have a shot at making it to the WWE

IRISH SUPERSTAR. Sheamus visits the country to promote the WWE Live Manila show on September 20. Photo by ALvin S. Go/Rappler

WWE Live Manila 2019: Kofi Kingston, Daniel Bryan face off for WWE title

Aug 10, 2019 - 5:25 PM

The live wrestling show gets even better with two more championship matches from the SmackDown brand, a Street Fight match between Roman Reigns and Drew McIntyre, and more

MAIN EVENT. Daniel Bryan and Kofi Kingston will rekindle their feud for the WWE Championship in the main event of WWE Live Manila on September 20, 2019. File photo from WWE.com

WWE returns to Manila in September 2019

Jun 19, 2019 - 1:24 PM

WWE is set to hold another show in the Philippines after 3 years

BACK IN MANILA. WWE superstars will make a splash again in Manila in September 2019. Poster from Wilbros Live Facebook page

WATCH: Chris Jericho says 'the Philippines stinks,' calls himself a 'gago'

Sep 10, 2016 - 6:32 AM

I guess I m the biggest gago you ve ever seen Jericho says before his WWE Manila match against Roman Reigns

BREAK THE WALLS DOWN. After decades as a wrestler, Chris Jericho is still among the best pure heels in the business. Photo by WWE

WATCH: Big Show breaks ring rope during WWE Manila show

Sep 10, 2016 - 5:12 AM

WWE star Big Show nearly crashes down on John Cena after the middle rope gave way during their match at WWE Live Manila

BIG MAN IN MANILA. Big Show nearly came crashing down on John Cena after the middle rope broke while he attempted a high-flying move. Photo by WWE

LOOK: Big Show hangs with jeepneys, eats Filipino food

Jul 28, 2016 - 3:56 PM

WWE star Big Show tries out suman sticky rice and puto bumbong but wasn t keen on trying out balut

WWE star Big Show on wrestling Shaq, retirement and the Philippines

Jul 27, 2016 - 6:50 PM

What s left for Big Show to do? Wrestle Shaq it seems The World s Largest Athlete speaks to Rappler about his WrestleMania 33 dream match wrestling in Manila and more

SHOWSTOPPER. Not even Manila's jeepneys appear big enough to contain 'The World's Largest Athlete.' Contributed photo

John Cena will face Big Show on WWE Live Manila card

Jul 26, 2016 - 10:54 AM

UPDATED John Cena will be appearing at the WWE s first Manila show in 7 years in a match against Big Show

AND HIS NAME IS. John Cena has been booked to appear at WWE Live Manila

Big changes to WWE Live Manila card as Balor, Jericho are added

Jul 23, 2016 - 2:59 PM

Finn Balor Chris Jericho and Sami Zayn are among the stars added to the WWE s first show in the Philippines since 2009

WRESTLE-MANILA. Seth Rollins (L) and Roman Reigns (R) will still meet in the main event of WWE Live Manila, but the rest of the card was shaken up in a big way. Photos from their Facebooks

Seth Rollins added to WWE Manila card

Jun 08, 2016 - 5:00 PM

Seth Rollins joins Roman Reigns AJ Styles The New Day and more on the WWE s first show in 7 years

CURBSTOMP YOUR ENTHUSIASM. Seth Rollins joins an already loaded card at the first WWE show in Manila since 2009