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WWE® Goes All Day On New DStv Pop-up Channel

Pop-Up Channel to be available on DStv Premium, Compact+ & Compact packages until December

DStv Family & DStv Access to get a taste of the action with a Three-week open viewing until 21 August!

WWE fans in Africa can enjoy even more family-friendly action and entertainment from their favourite WWE Superstars like Roman Reigns™, Seth Rollins™ and Becky Lynch™ when MultiChoice launches a WWE pop-up channel on DStv channel 128 from Thursday, August 1.

The new pop-up channel means more non-stop, high-octane action every day, in addition to the regular weekly flagship shows of Raw (Tuesdays, 2am CAT) and SmackDown Live (Wednesdays, 2am CAT) and Special Events like WrestleMania™ and the upcoming SummerSlam™ (airing live from 1am on Monday, August 12). The pop-up channel will be available on the DStv Premium, Compact+ and Compact packages until December 31 however, DStv Family and Access customer will also get to enjoy some of the entertainment until August 21 through an open-viewing period of three weeks!

“WWE has proved to be a fantastic acquisition for viewers across the continent,” said Gideon Khobane, chief executive of SuperSport. “This is a natural evolution that reflects the excitement and growth around our WWE broadcasts.”

Fans tuning in to the pop-up channel can look forward to original WWE programming including Total Divas™, WWE Vintage™, Miz and Mrs™, Bottom Line™, Afterburn™, WWE Main Event™ and WWE Experience™ airing every day on DStv channel 128.

The pop-up channel will run until December 31.

Programming includes:

Total Divas

The reality series is an inside look into the exciting lives of female WWE stars from their work within WWE to their personal lives and includes exclusive behind-the-scenes coverage.

WWE Vintage

SuperSport will take viewers on a journey recalling classic matches and memories from the WWE’s storied past.

Miz and Mrs

Miz and Mrs is a docu-series that chronicles the lives of WWE Superstars (and married couple) The Miz and Maryse. The series features the glamorous pair at work and play and includes moments from when they become parents for the first time.

Bottom Line

WWE Bottom Line is a one-hour, on-camera hosted programme that delivers all the highlights from Raw.

Afterburn

Recaps all the exciting events taking place every week on SmackDown.

WWE Main Event

Main Event features WWE Superstars exclusive to the SmackDown Live brand.

WWE Experience

WWE Experience is produced by WWE and mainly recaps events that took place on Raw and SmackDown Live.

Tune in to DStv channel 128 from Friday, 1 August to experience this exciting pop-up channel, available only on DStv, your number one entertainment destination!

By Andrew Germishuys

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