WWE WrestleMania 27

Watch WWE WrestleMania 27

  • 2011
  • 1 Season

WWE WrestleMania 27 was a monumental WWE pay-per view event that showcased the very best professional wrestling entertainment personalities on the biggest stage that the sport has to offer. The event was held in Atlanta, Georgia at the Georgia Dome. It was the setting for championship matches and feud settling grudge matches. Every year, the WWE pulls out all of the bells and whistles to put on the ultimate showcase that is the highlight of each year. This edition of WrestleMania saw many great confrontations. The World Heavyweight Championship was contested in a match that involved the champ, Edge and the challenger, Alberto Del Rio. Edge was escorted to the ring by his longtime friend and tag team partner, Christina. Del Rio had his own personal ring announcer, Ricardo Rodriguez, by his side. Cody Rhodes and the masked Mexican luchador, Rey Mysterio Jr. had a grudge match that had been building up for weeks. A spectacular eight man tag match followed featuring Kane, Santino Marella, Kofi Kingston and The Big Show versus Wade Barrett, Justin Gabriel, Heath Slater and Ezekial Jackson. WWE fan favorite, Randy Orton went head to head against the dastardly CM Punk. The evil announcer, Michael Cole battled his announcing counterpart, Jerry The King Lawler. MTV reality star, Nicole Snooki Polizzi from The Jersey Shore teamed with Trish Stratus and John Morrison to fight Dolph Ziggler, Michelle McCool and Layla. The Undertaker, who is undefeated at WrestleMania shows put his unbeaten streak on the line against Hunter Hearst Helmsley in a battle of legends. The main event of the evening featured a WWE championship match when The Miz defended his title against John Cena. This particular match would feature a special appearance by the world famous Duane The Rock Johnson. WrestleMania 27 had a ton of great and exciting moments as well as some controversy. They event lead to several re-matches in the following months. The involvement of The Rock was a mainstream story line and would be an important sub-plot in WrestleMania 28.

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WWE Championship Match: The Miz vs. John Cena
8. WWE Championship Match: The Miz vs. John Cena
May 10, 2011
Will the Rock get payback on John Cena when Cena looks to dethrone the self-proclaimed "most must see WWE champion in history" the Miz?
Mixed Tag Team Match: John Morrison, Trish Stratus & Nicole
7. Mixed Tag Team Match: John Morrison, Trish Stratus & Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi vs. Dolph Ziggler & Lay-Cool
May 10, 2011
Reality star Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi teams with the Shaman of sexy, John Morrison, and Tough Enough trainer and former Diva of the Decade Trish Stratus to face the Flawless LayCool and Dolph Ziggler.
No Holds Barred Match: Undertaker vs. Triple H
6. No Holds Barred Match: Undertaker vs. Triple H
May 10, 2011
Undertaker's legendary 18-0 WrestleMania winning streak has never been in greater peril when Triple H challenges the Phenom.
Jerry Lawler vs. Michael Cole with Special Referee Stone Cold Steve Austin
5. Jerry Lawler vs. Michael Cole with Special Referee Stone Cold Steve Austin
May 10, 2011
Jerry "The King" Lawler makes his WrestleMania debut when he finally gets his hands on Michael Cole-with Stone Cold Steve Austin as special guest referee.
Randy Orton vs. CM Punk
4. Randy Orton vs. CM Punk
May 10, 2011
A bitter rivalry more than two years in the making comes to a head when the Viper Randy Orton tangles with the Straight Edged Superstar CM Punk.
8-Man Tag Team Match: Big Show, Kane, Kofi Kingston & Santino Marella vs. Wade Barrett, Ezekiel Jackson, Heath Slater & Justin Gabriel
3. 8-Man Tag Team Match: Big Show, Kane, Kofi Kingston & Santino Marella vs. Wade Barrett, Ezekiel Jackson, Heath Slater & Justin Gabriel
May 10, 2011
After taking out Vladimir Kozlov, the Corre looks to continue their streak of brutality against a team led by Big Show and Kane.
Rey Mysterio vs. Cody Rhodes
2. Rey Mysterio vs. Cody Rhodes
May 10, 2011
Cody Rhodes, still frustrated at Rey Mysterio for ruining his "dashing" appearance, looks to unmask and disfigure Mysterio.
World Heavyweight Championship Match: Edge vs. Alberto Del Rio
1. World Heavyweight Championship Match: Edge vs. Alberto Del Rio
May 10, 2011
Alberto Del Rio looks to fulfill his destiny and take Edge's World Heavyweight Championship.
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WWE WrestleMania 27 was a monumental WWE pay-per view event that showcased the very best professional wrestling entertainment personalities on the biggest stage that the sport has to offer. The event was held in Atlanta, Georgia at the Georgia Dome. It was the setting for championship matches and feud settling grudge matches. Every year, the WWE pulls out all of the bells and whistles to put on the ultimate showcase that is the highlight of each year.

This edition of WrestleMania saw many great confrontations. The World Heavyweight Championship was contested in a match that involved the champ, Edge and the challenger, Alberto Del Rio. Edge was escorted to the ring by his longtime friend and tag team partner, Christina. Del Rio had his own personal ring announcer, Ricardo Rodriguez, by his side. Cody Rhodes and the masked Mexican luchador, Rey Mysterio Jr. had a grudge match that had been building up for weeks. A spectacular eight man tag match followed featuring Kane, Santino Marella, Kofi Kingston and The Big Show versus Wade Barrett, Justin Gabriel, Heath Slater and Ezekial Jackson. WWE fan favorite, Randy Orton went head to head against the dastardly CM Punk. The evil announcer, Michael Cole battled his announcing counterpart, Jerry The King Lawler. MTV reality star, Nicole Snooki Polizzi from The Jersey Shore teamed with Trish Stratus and John Morrison to fight Dolph Ziggler, Michelle McCool and Layla. The Undertaker, who is undefeated at WrestleMania shows put his unbeaten streak on the line against Hunter Hearst Helmsley in a battle of legends. The main event of the evening featured a WWE championship match when The Miz defended his title against John Cena. This particular match would feature a special appearance by the world famous Duane The Rock Johnson.

WrestleMania 27 had a ton of great and exciting moments as well as some controversy. They event lead to several re-matches in the following months. The involvement of The Rock was a mainstream story line and would be an important sub-plot in WrestleMania 28.

  • Premiere Date
    May 10, 2011