WWE Battleground

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Promotion(s) WWE
Brand(s) SmackDown (2017–present)
First event Battleground (2013)

WWE Battleground (also known as Battlefield in Germany) is a professional wrestling event produced by the WWE, a Connecticut–based promotion, and broadcast live and available through pay-per-view (PPV). The event was established in 2013, debuting in October on WWE's pay-per-view calendar. In 2014, the event moved to the July slot of WWE's pay-per-view calendar.

Dates and venues[edit]

SmackDown-branded event
Event Date City Venue Main event
Battleground (2013) October 6, 2013 Buffalo, New York First Niagara Center Randy Orton vs. Daniel Bryan for the vacant WWE Championship
Battleground (2014) July 20, 2014 Tampa, Florida[1] Tampa Bay Times Forum John Cena (c) vs. Randy Orton vs. Kane vs. Roman Reigns for the WWE World Heavyweight Championship
Battleground (2015) July 19, 2015 St. Louis, Missouri Scottrade Center Seth Rollins (c) vs. Brock Lesnar for the WWE World Heavyweight Championship
Battleground (2016) July 24, 2016[2] Washington, D.C. Verizon Center Dean Ambrose (c) vs. Roman Reigns vs. Seth Rollins for the WWE Championship
Battleground (2017) July 23, 2017 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Wells Fargo Center TBD

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Giri, Raj. "WWE Battleground Location, Mick Foley Hosting Comedy Show (Video), Evan Bourne Note". wrestlinginc.com. Raj Giri. Retrieved 6 February 2014. 
  2. ^ Jansen, Jonathan. "WWE Battleground Details and Pre-Sale Code, UpUpDownDown to Host 2k16 Tournament at Wrestlemania Axxess". wrestlezone.com. Retrieved March 27, 2016. 

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