WWE has today made a major announcement in regards to its television deal in the UK, signing a brand new deal with BT Sport.
Today it was revealed that starting in January 2020 BT Sport will become the new home of both WWE Raw and WWE SmackDown Live for the UK and Ireland.
As well as that, BT Sport Box Office will also be showing WWE’s monthly PPV’s and events such as WrestleMania and Royal Rumble.
This new deal will bring an end to an over 20-year partnership between WWE and Sky Sports and will be a major change for UK viewers. BT Sport is rapidly rising in the UK, attempting to become the number one platform for sport in the UK and Ireland, and this is another major step in that direction.
🚨 ANNOUNCEMENT 🚨
BT Sport will be the new home of WWE in the UK and Ireland from January 2020.
WWE's monthly pay-per-view events, including WrestleMania, will be available on BT Sport Box Office. pic.twitter.com/xutPHiW6q1
— BT Sport (@btsport) June 20, 2019