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WWE takes ‘Road to WrestleMania’ to Giant Center in Hershey on March 31

WWE takes ‘Road to WrestleMania’ to Giant Center in Hershey on March 31
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From a press release:

Soon after “WWE SmackDown” returns to Wilkes-Barre, WWE Live Road to Wrestlemania comes to the Giant Center in Hershey on Sunday, March 31 at 7 p.m.

The professional wrestling show will include the triple main event of Seth Rollins vs. Dean Ambrose in an Intercontinental Championship Match, Women’s Champion Asuka vs. Charlotte Flair vs. Becky Lynch, and Braun Strowman vs. Baron Corbin.

WWE Superstars like United States Champion Rusev, Raw Tag Team Champions Bobby Roode and Chad Gable, SmackDown Tag Team Champions The Bar, Finn Balor, Drew McIntyre, All Mighty Bobby Lashley, New Day, Sasha Banks, and more are also scheduled to appear at this event, though the lineup is subject to change.

Offering “the best value in entertainment,” tickets start at $15. Tickets go on sale next Friday, Jan. 11 at noon and will be available at the Giant Center box office (550 Hersheypark Dr., Hershey), online at and, and by phone at 717-534-3911 or 800-745-3000.

WrestleMania 34 was held on April 8, 2018 at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans, Louisiana. In the main event, Brock Lesnar retained the Universal Championship against Roman Reigns. In another main event promoted match, AJ Styles retained the WWE Championship against Shinsuke Nakamura. Other marquee matches saw Kurt Angle and Ronda Rousey defeat Triple H and Stephanie McMahon in a mixed tag team match, which was Rousey’s WWE debut match, and Daniel Bryan had his in-ring return after three years, teaming with Shane McMahon to defeat Kevin Owens and Sami Zayn. Also, The Undertaker defeated John Cena in an impromptu match.

In another prominent match, Charlotte Flair retained the SmackDown Women’s Championship against Asuka, ending Asuka’s two-year undefeated streak, and a 10-year old fan became the youngest WWE champion when he teamed with Braun Strowman to defeat Cesaro and Sheamus for the Raw Tag Team Championship. The SmackDown Tag Team Championship was also defended for the first time at WrestleMania, where The Bludgeon Brothers defeated The Usos and The New Day to win the titles.

WWE’s flagship event will return to the MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey on Sunday, April 7, 2019. WrestleMania 35 is more than just a one-day show; it is a week-long celebration. In addition to the annual pro wrestling pay-per-view event, other events include WWE’s interactive fan festival WrestleMania Axxess and four spectacular live events taking place at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, including the 2019 WWE Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, NXT TakeOver, “Monday Night Raw,” and “SmackDown Live.”

See NEPA Scene’s photos from “WWE SmackDown” at the Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza in Wilkes-Barre last year here.