WWE to hold pay-per-view in Phoenix for 1st time in 4 years

Posted at 11:15 AM, Dec 05, 2016
and last updated 2016-12-05 13:15:34-05

For the first time in four years, a World Wrestling Entertainment pay-per-view will be held in Phoenix.

WWE's Elimination Chamber pay-per-view, an event exclusive to WWE's Smackdown Live brand, will take place at Talking Stick Resort Arena on Sunday, Feb. 12. Tickets will go on sale Dec. 16 at 10 a.m.

Current WWE world champion A.J. Styles is scheduled to appear, along with Randy Orton, Dean Ambrose, Bray Wyatt, Dolph Ziggler and The Miz. Click here for a more detailed list.

The last WWE pay-per-view event to be held in Phoenix was the Royal Rumble in January 2013, when the Rock defeated CM Punk in the main event to win his first WWE world championship in a decade.