WrestleMania 29 To Beat Wrestling/MMA Record, Piper & Foley On Mancow, WWE Giveaway
- WWE’s WrestleMania 29 has already generated by far the biggest gate in the history of pro wrestling and when all is said and done, it will beat UFC in Toronto for the biggest wrestling or MMA gate ever.
WWE sold 52,029 tickets the first day they went on sale to the general public for a $10 million gate. The magic number to beat is $12.075 million, which is the gate UFC drew for UFC 129 in Toronto.
– WWE Legends Mick Foley and Roddy Piper will be appearing together on the Mancow morning radio show on Friday in Chicago. They will be promoting the November 16th Piper-Foley comedy show in Schaumburg, Illinois at the Marriott.
– WWE is giving away five copies of the new WWE Encyclopedia signed by Triple H. To enter the contest, visit onekontest.com/wweencyclopediagiveaway.
(Partial source: Wrestling Observer Newsletter)