Latest on WWE Bringing Back Payback PPV After SummerSlam

-- As first reported by the WrestleVotes account, WWE is planning on bringing back the Payback PPV and hold it on August 30 - just one week after SummerSlam. confirms this report and speculates that the company will like run a major angle at SummerSlam and then follow it up at Payback a week later. They did a similar experiment back in 1991, running Tuesday in Texas just days after Survivor Series with Hulk Hogan losing his title to Undertaker and then winning it back at the second PPV.

-- As for SummerSlam, while the company continues to explore options at holding the event at a unique outdoor venue, they are internally still planning on running it from the Performance Center.

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