The WWE is heading down under for the historic event, the WWE Super Show-Down on Saturday, October 6, 2018, at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG), Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. This event is featuring the biggest stars of the WWE and hence is expected to be one of the WWE’s most pay-per-views in ages. With the event being held at Melbourne which has a capacity of 100,000 seats is likely to be filled as this event is known as the largest WWE roaster of superstars and legends ever to appear.
The show’s main event includes The Undertaker and Triple-H taking a head-to-head match, Ronda Rousey, Shawn Michaels, Shane McMahon and The Big Show taking part in various storylines, with the latter three of which either retired or have not been active on WWE lately. The return of Michaels to the show after his formal retirement match in 2010 has been the center of attraction for the spectators. He has not wrestled since 2010, though a large part of the WWE Universe wants him back in the ring even after his retirement.
How to live stream 2018 WWE Super Show-Down?
The Live stream of the 2018 WWE Super Show-Down will be telecasted on the WWE Network which offers one month free subscription for new users. Super Show-Down will also available on pay-per-view. The Show-Down is set to start at 6 p.m. AEST which means the actual broadcast time is 4 a.m. ET.
In India, Ten 1 and Ten HD will telecast the WWE Super Show-Down for free. One can visit the Sony Liv website or use the Sony Liv app to watch the live stream. If you live outside India you can use a VPN service to live stream Super Show-Down.
The Show-Down matches
The matches that are scheduled for the 2018 WWE Super Show-Down event are listed below:
The Undertaker vs. Triple H
The last match between Triple-H and Undertaker took place WrestleMania 28 took place on 1st April 2012 with Michaels as the special guest referee. Undertaker was the winner and the same sort of entertainment and excitement can be expected in the WWE Super Show-Down event. The rivalry between the Undertaker and Triple H is going on since the former defeated Michaels in the Streak vs Career match at WrestleMania 26. Since WrestleMania 27 Taker defeated the Cerebral Assassin every time they face each other. For Super Show-Down this match has been the most heavily promoted match that might wind up in the main event spot.
AJ Styles vs. Samoa Joe
This match is for the WWE Championship that has no disqualification. The Styles and Joe clashed at the Hell in a Cell which was won by AJ Styles. Joe demanded a rematch who stood in the ring with many controversies. Paige, the general manager of the SmackDown considered his demand and stipulated for a rematch in the 2018 WWE Super Show-Down.
Cedric Alexander vs. Buddy Murphy
Cedric Alexander and Buddy Murphy compete for the WWE Cruiserweight Championship. Melbourne is the hometown of Murphy and he is expected to win the Cruiserweight title defeating Alexander for the second time. Murphy will not miss this chance of taking away the championship from Alexander and might make a memorable moment by snatching the title.
John Cena and Bobby Lashley vs. Kevin Owens and Elias
The only match with a low storyline is this double tag team match. John Cena has not been on television for months now. The clash between Lashley and Owens has already started, yet the others have not factored in as of now.
Becky Lynch vs. Charlotte Flair
In the SmackDown Women’s Championship category, Flair will be entering the show without her championship. Becky Lynch captured Women’s Championship title from Flair at WWE Hell in a Cell pay-per-view.
Daniel Bryan vs. The Miz
This match is a determiner match that will decide the No.1 Contender of the WWE Championship. This storyline between Bryan and The Miz can be expected to go until WrestleMania 35.
The Shield vs. Braun Strowman, Drew McIntyre, and Dolph Ziggler
Braun Strowman failed to capture WWE Universal Champions from Roman Reigns in the Hell in a Cell pay-per-view. Now Strowman is teaming up with Drew McIntyre and Dolph Ziggler to take on The Shield (Dean Ambrose, Roman Reigns, and Seth Rollins).
Ronda Rousey and The Bella Twins vs. The Riott Squad
This is a six women tag team match in the show which doesn’t have much of a storyline. With Super Show-down approaching very fast there is not much time left to build up this match.
The New Day vs. Sheamus and Cesaro
The SmackDown Tag team for the WWE Super Show-Down is scheduled between the New Day and the Bar (Sheamus and Cesaro).
Asuka and Naomi vs. The IIconics
The SmackDown is the routing feud between the IIconics and the Asuka-Naomi pair which will be carried over to the WWE Super Show-Down at Australia. Though the pairing of Asuka and Naomi came out of nowhere, as a team their in-ring chemistry may come as a surprise to the fans.