WWE is leaving no stone unturned to make this year’s edition of the Show of Shows truly memorable from top to bottom, as excitement is certainly palpable for very good reason.

WrestleMania 40 Night One is set to unfold at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on April 6th. The pre-show will begin at 7 PM ET while the main show starts at 8 PM ET. Fans can check out WrestleMania 40 on the Peacock streaming service.

Night 1 of WrestleMania promises to be a spectacle, with the highly anticipated matchup between The Rock and Roman Reigns facing off against Cody Rhodes and Seth Rollins taking center stage. Should Rock and Reigns emerge victorious, Reigns’ title defense against Rhodes on Night 2 will be conducted under the intense “Bloodline Rules,” allowing for no disqualifications, regardless of the involvement of Reigns’ family members.

Additionally, the night will showcase a plethora of thrilling encounters. Women’s world champion Rhea Ripley will defend her title against the legendary veteran Becky Lynch. The undisputed tag team titles will be up for grabs in a unique match, with The Judgement Day members Damian Priest and Finn Balor putting both titles on the line against six formidable teams.


The intercontinental champion Gunther will face off against his latest challenger, Sami Zayn. Furthermore, a captivating matchup will pit brother against brother as Jey Uso squares off against Jimmy Uso, promising an emotional and intense showdown.

WWE WrestleMania 40 Night One Lineup:

  • Intercontinental Championship: GUNTHER (c) vs. Sami Zayn
  • Women’s World Championship: Rhea Ripley (c) vs. Becky Lynch
  • Undisputed WWE Tag Team Championship: The Judgment Day (c) vs. #DIY vs. The Awesome Truth vs. The New Day vs. A-Town Down Under vs. New Catch Republic
  • Jey Uso vs. Jimmy Uso
  • Rey Mysterio & Andrade vs. Dominik Mysterio & Santos Escobar
  • Jade Cargill & Bianca Belair & Naomi vs. Damage CTRL
  • The Rock & Roman Reigns vs. Cody Rhodes & Seth Rollins

Ringside News stands ready to provide live play-by-play coverage of the event through our WWE WrestleMania hub. Stay tuned with us for all the latest updates, rumors, and spoilers surrounding WrestleMania 40.

Are you excited for WrestleMania 40 Night One? Who do you think will prevail in the matches? Let us know in the comments section below!

Subhojeet Mukherjee

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