WWE announces tour dates in Saudi Arabia
Dec 15, 2013 - by Steve Gerweck
WWE issued a press release today announcing that the company will be
traveling to Riyadh, in Saudi Arabia for the first time ever next year.
Three non-televised live events will be held at The Green Halls Stadium at
Prince Faisal bin Fahad Olympic Games Complex on February 13, 14, and 15
with tickets going on sale tomorrow at Noon local time at Ticketmaster.ae.
“Holding three live events in Saudi Arabia for the first time is a
testament to the growing demand for WWE’s brand in this region,” said
Gerrit Meier, Executive Vice President, International, WWE. “We are very
excited to be returning to the Middle East with events in a debut market
after successful shows in Abu Dhabi and Qatar earlier this year.” FLASH
Entertainment CEO John Lickrish and Ahmed Mashhadi, Managing Director of
Time Events – the companies behind this WWE tour – said that they are
delighted to partner with WWE for this historic event and they plan to
make these three days a memorable occasion and one that will be enjoyed by
WWE fans across Saudi Arabia.