WWE on Saturday took the uncommon step in saying the host websites of its signature WrestleMania pay-per-view occasion two years upfront. Not solely has WrestleMania 37 been moved from Los Angeles to Tampa, Florida, in 2021 as a result of COVID-19 pandemic, WrestleMania 38 will likely be held in Dallas with WrestleMania 39 heading to Los Angeles.
Although it was beforehand introduced that WrestleMania 37 would happen in Hollywood, the state of California shouldn’t be permitting followers to attend sporting occasions as a result of coronavirus. With sources telling CBS Sports activities that WWE is planning to have restricted attendance at its largest present of the yr, it determined to maneuver WrestleMania to Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, which has been internet hosting Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ NFL games with some followers in attendance. It’ll happen over two nights, Saturday, April 10 and Sunday, April 11.
WWE is at present working weekly Uncooked and SmackDown tv packages out of close by Tropicana Discipline, dwelling of MLB‘s Tampa Bay Rays.
WWE deliberate to carry WrestleMania 36 at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa final yr however was pressured to maneuver it to the WWE Efficiency Heart in Orlando as a result of COVID-19 pandemic. It fulfills its plans to carry the primary WrestleMania in Tampa this yr, pushing again its deliberate WrestleMania in Hollywood two years.
WrestleMania 38 will happen on Sunday, April three, 2022, at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas, the positioning of WrestleMania 32 in 2016. When WrestleMania 39 is held at SoFi Stadium in Los Angeles on Sunday, April 2, 2023, it can mark WWE’s first return to the West Coast for its large present since 2015 and its first WrestleMania in L.A. since 2005.
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