WWE TOUR OF AUSTRALIA, CHINA, AND SOUTH AFRICA STARTS FRIDAY
WWE taped next week’s Monday Night RAW yesterday and will be doing Smackdown tapings tonight and tomorrow as both crews head out for another International tour on Friday. On July 26, WWE invades Australia and take the stage at the Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne, followed by another show the next night in Sydney at the Allphones Arena. On Saturday it’s off to Brisbane at the Brisbane Entertainment Centre and Sunday in Adelaide at the Adelaide Entertainment Centre. The tour in Australia ends on Tuesday, July 30, in Perth at the Perth Arena. The same crew will also have one show in Shanghai, China, at the Oriental Sports Center on August 2. On July 30, the second crew flies down to South Africa for a five day tour, with two shows back-to-back at the Grand West Arena in Cape Town, and then on August 1 they go to Durban for a show at the Westridge Stadium. There are two back-to-back shows in Johannesburg at the Coca-Cola Dome on August 2 and 3 to wrap up the tour.
(thanks to Colin Vassallo)