The United Center in Chicago has announced WWE will be returning to the venue for the first time in over 20 years on March 3rd for its Road to WrestleMania tour.
Below is the official announcement via the United Center website:
WWE will return to the United Center for the first time in over 20 years on Saturday, March 3!
See your favorite superstars in action*:
Universal Champion – BROCK LESNAR vs. KANE for the first time ever in Chicago!
Free Agent, JOHN CENA vs. Intercontinental Champion, ROMAN REIGNS
RAW Women’s Champion, ALEXA BLISS
RAW Tag Team Champions, SETH ROLLINS & JASON JORDAN and MANY MORE!
*Talent Subject to change
In related news, Dave Meltzer was asked on Twitter why WWE is running the live event at The United Center as opposed to the Allstate Arena, and Meltzer offered the following response:
All-State Arena was booked on the date WWE wanted to run the city, nothing more to it than that. https://t.co/5e6pAysV6G
— Dave Meltzer (@davemeltzerWON) January 12, 2018