AEW is gearing up to build their biggest event as Grand Slam takes over Arthur Ashe Stadium. They can now accommodate up to 20,000 people in the building, but don’t expect them to grow in numbers like another company.
CM Punk answered Dave Meltzer’s update, where he talked about how AEW now has 20,000 seats after production found things. A student of punk wrestling history, Meltzer dropped a number answer
If you didn’t know, WWE claimed WrestleMania III attendance at 93,173. That number has since declined to around 78,000 fans. There are still a ton of people to bring in 78,000 for WrestleMania III, but Vince McMahon managed to squeeze an extra 15,173 seats anyway.
September 21, 2021 at 3:01 pm