WWE Talent Left Off Recent Tour Due To Budget Cuts, NXT’s Next Live Special, Attendance
– El Torito was kept off WWE’s recent tour of Australia due to budget cuts.
– After the WWE NXT Takeover 2 special on September 11th, the next NXT live special likely won’t be until January 2015.
– Below are some recent WWE attendance figures:
* August 7th in Melbourne, Australia drew 12,000 fans
* August 8th in Sydney, Australia drew 15,000 fans
* August 9th in Perth, Western Australia drew 9,000 fans
* August 9th in Abbotsford, British Columbia drew 4,000 fans
* August 10th in Yakima, Washington drew 3,000 fans
* August 11th in Portland for RAW drew 9,500 fans
(Source: Wrestling Observer Newsletter)