WWE Fastlane

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search

WWE Fastlane is a professional wrestling event produced annually by WWE.[1] It is broadcast live and is also available through pay-per-view (PPV) and WWE Network. The event started in 2015 to replace Elimination Chamber in the February time slot of WWE's pay-per-view calendar. The name of the event is a reference to its position on the "Road to WrestleMania".[2]

Dates and venues[change | change source]

Raw-branded event
Event Date City Venue Main event
Fastlane (2015) February 22, 2015 Memphis, Tennessee FedExForum Roman Reigns vs. Daniel Bryan. The winner faces Brock Lesnar for the WWE World Heavyweight Championship at WrestleMania 31.
Fastlane (2016) February 21, 2016 Cleveland, Ohio Quicken Loans Arena Roman Reigns vs. Dean Ambrose vs. Brock Lesnar. The winner faces Triple H for the WWE World Heavyweight Championship at WrestleMania 32.
Fastlane (2017)[3][4] March 5, 2017 Milwaukee, Wisconsin Bradley Center Goldberg vs Kevin Owens for the universal championship to headline WrestleMania 33


References[change | change source]

  1. Paolo David (17 February 2016). "WWE Fastlane 2016: Updated Match Card and Rumors Heading Into Sunday's Event". Latin Post. Retrieved 10 May 2016. 
  2. James Caldwell. "WWE NEWS: February PPV gets a new title (w/Poll)". Pro Wrestling Torch. Retrieved 9 December 2014. 
  3. "WWE Fastlane 2017 location set". Pro Wreslting Dot Net. October 22, 2016. Retrieved October 23, 2016. 
  4. http://pwinsider.com/article/106405/updates-on-goldberg-the-elimination-chamber-fastlane-ppvs-and-more.html?p=1