WWE Main Event: Coming to ION Television

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WWE is adding another hour of programming to its schedule.

Just a few weeks after Monday Night Raw was extended to three hours, the company has signed a deal with ION Television to air WWE Main Event on Wednesday nights at 8 p.m. The new one-hour series will feature WWE stars from Raw and Friday Night Smackdown, all taking part in matches and continuing story lines from both shows.

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The Main Event means WWE will now be featured on a broadcast network for the first time since SmackDown.

“As a general entertainment network with a solid foundation, WWE Main Event is a great addition to our lineup that features something for everyone,” said  Brandon Burgess, CEO, ION Media Networks.

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