WWE is today Announced that it has reached a new agreement to broadcast an Australian WWE core program Raw® and SmackDown® weekly versions with Nine Network once a week. 9Go from this week! We will broadcast an edition version of 1 hour every Thursday at 11 pm. 9 Go! It is a 1 hour version of SmackDown on Friday just after the end of Friday Night Movie.
“We are thrilled to add another best-in-class TV partner to our roster in Australia to deliver content to our fans,” said Michelle Wilson, WWE Chief Revenue & Marketing Officer. “Our partnership with Nine Network enables us to expand our reach in Australia and complements our live programming in the region.”
In addition to agreement with Nine Network, WWE extended the partnership with Foxtel and announced the broadcasting of WWE programming in Australia. Foxtel’s FOX 8 is broadcasting live broadcasts from 10 o’clock to 1 o’clock on Tuesday. SmackDown lives on Wednesday between 10 am and 12 pm.