WWE bringing superstars to Christchurch

Kevin Owens and Roman Reigns (WWE)
Kevin Owens and Roman Reigns (WWE)

The World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) is returning to New Zealand in September for its first event in Christchurch since 2008.

Superstars Roman Reigns and Kevin Owens are among the competitors set to perform for Kiwi fans.

After a sell-out event at Auckland's Vector Arena in August 2016, the WWE is looking to thrill South Islanders on September 13 at Horncastle Arena.

The WWE announced a schedule of RAW stars scheduled to make the trip down under, also including Seth Rollins, Enzo & Big Cass, tag team champions Gallows & Anderson, Braun Strowman, the New Day, Sheamus & Cesaro, Finn Balor, Rusev w/ Lana, women’s champion Bayley, Sasha Banks, Charlotte and more.

Tickets go on sale March 27, with a pre-sales available from Wednesday.