This week marks the Road to WrestleMania, the biggest WWE showdown on the calendar year. Even if you’re a lapsed wrestling fan or just someone who likes to tune in casually, WrestleMania 37 is a great option for an afternoon of entertainment. It’s here you’ll get to see all the best wrestling feuds, match-ups and surprises — and this year’s show is shaping up to be very exciting indeed. Here’s everything you need to know if you’re tuning in from Australia.
WrestleMania 37: Card
The card for WrestleMania 37 is already taking shape, with some killer bouts set to take place over two massive nights. Here’s every match confirmed for the weekend show.
- Bobby Lashley (C) vs. Drew McIntyre for the WWE Championship
- Sasha Banks (C) vs. Bianca Belair for the Smackdown Women’s Championship
- The New Day (C) vs. AJ Styles & Omos for the Raw Tag Team Championship
- Shane McMahon vs. Braun Strowman in a Steel Cage Match
- Cesaro vs. Seth Rollins
- Bad Bunny & Damian Priest vs. The Miz & John Morrison (yes, the rapper Bad Bunny)
- Dana Brooke & Mandy Rose vs Lana & Naomi vs Natalya & Tamina vs The Riott Squad for WWE Women’s Tag Team Championships Contendership
- Roman Reigns (C) vs. Edge vs. Daniel Bryan for the Universal Championship
- Asuka (C) vs. Rhea Ripley for the Raw Women’s Championship
- Big E (C) vs. Apollo Crews for the Intercontinental Championship
- Matt Riddle (C) vs. Sheamus for the United States Championship
- Nia Jax & Shayna Baszler (C) vs TBA for the WWE Women’s Tag Team Championship
- The Fiend (Bray Wyatt) vs. Randy Orton (again)
- Kevin Owens vs. Sami Zayn (likely featuring influencer Logan Paul)
WrestleMania 37: Australian Times (AEST)
There’s a whole bunch of Road to WrestleMania shows airing before the “show of shows” and while you don’t need to watch all of them to catch up with the storylines of WrestleMania 37, they’re always a solid watch.
Here’s what’s on the menu in the lead-up:
- April 6, 10 a.m. AEST — RAW (FOX8)
- April 7, 10 a.m. AEST — WWE Hall of Fame 2020 & 2021 Inductions (WWE Network)
- April 8, 10 a.m. AEST — NXT: Stand & Deliver (Night One)
- April 9, 10 a.m. AEST — NXT: Stand & Deliver (Night Two)
- April 10, 1o a.m. AEST – Smackdown (FOX8)
That’ll lead us into the big shows:
WrestleMania 37 Night One will take place on Sunday, April 11 at 10 a.m. AEST in Australia, with a pre-show kick-off streaming on the WWE Network from 9 a.m. AEST.
WrestleMania 37 Night Two will take place on Monday, April 12 at 10 a.m. AEST in Australia, with a second pre-show airing from 9 a.m. AEST on the WWE Network.
To continue the hype train, you’ll also be able to catch the RAW after WrestleMania on Tuesday, April 13 from 10 a.m. AEST on FOX8.
Where to Watch WrestleMania 37 in Australia
Australians have a few options to catch WrestleMania 37 this year.
The first option is signing up to the WWE Network for about $13. This’ll give you access to every major pay-per-view over the next month, including WrestleMania 37, NXT: Stand & Deliver and other WWE shows until mid-May.
If you really want to watch WrestleMania 37 in style, there’ll also be select big screen showings at select Village Cinemas locations. You can check out its website here to find out if there’s a showing near you.
While this year’s show will be a little bit different thanks to coronavirus, you can still expect high-flying shenanigans and some great soap opera drama to get lost in.
WrestleMania 37 is set to be two days of wild, pirate-themed action. It’s the perfect distraction from everything else going on in the world right now.