Location of 2019 SummerSlam Week officially announced

Location of 2019 SummerSlam Week officially announced

Its official! The Scotiabank Arena, located in Toronto Canada, will host four full nights of WWE programming: NXT TakeOver, SummerSlam itself, Monday Night Raw and SmackDown Live.

This will mark the first time in four years that SummerSlam week will not be held in Brooklyn, New York at the Barclays Center. Toronto hosted SummerSlam in 2004, with the main event seeing both JBL and The Undertaker face-off in their infamous WWE Title match and Randy Orton defeat Chris Benoit to become the youngest WWE World Champion.

Randy Orton - Bleacher Report

WWE spoke exclusively with ET Canada stating:

We are thrilled to bring WWE’s biggest event of the summer back to Toronto,” said John Saboor, WWE executive vice-president, special events, in a statement. “We look forward to working with our partners at Tourism Toronto and Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment to build a blueprint that welcomes our global fan base to the great city of Toronto.”

SummerSlam - WWE

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Quote Credit: ET Canada

Photo Credits: WWE, Bleacher Report, PWMania

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