Confirmed For Live ‘Old School’ Themed Edition Of WWE Smackdown
WWE will broadcast a live “Old School” themed edition of Smackdown on Tuesday. The show will take place from the Hampton Coliseum in Hampton, Virginia.
The official tagline for this week’s Live Smackdown is “blast from the past.” Advertised names include “Rowdy” Roddy Piper, Pat Patterson, Jimmy Hart, “Hacksaw” Jim Duggan, Tony Atlas, Mean Gene Okerland, Howard Finkel and Hillbilly Jim. The live broadcast will also anchor the debut of SyFy’s “Dream Machines” series at 10 PM, which will feature John Cena in the premiere.
The following is from the venue’s official website regarding the show:
WWE Smackdown Live broadcasts live from the Hampton Coliseum on April 10th! Come see the main Six Man Street Fight Match – “The Great White” Sheamus, “The Apex Predator” Randy Orton and “The World’s Largest Athlete” The Big Show vs. Daniel Bryan, “The World’s Strongest Man” Mark Henry and Cody Rhodes. WWE Smackdown Blast from the Past! See your favorite WWE legends of the past including: Rowdy Roddy Piper, Pat Patterson, Jimmy Hart, “Hacksaw” Jim Duggan, Tony Atlas, Mean Gene Okerland, Howard Finkel, Hillbilly Jim and more! Lineup subject to change.