WWE set for event in India, open to moving SmackDown from Friday nights  

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Nick Khan, chief executive of WWE, has revealed that the wrestling organisation will be staging an event in India in September, and suggested that its flagship SmackDown programme could move from its current Friday night spot during the next television rights cycle.

Speaking during an appearance at the MoffetNathanson Technology, Media and Telecom Conference, Khan highlighted India as a country WWE is “paying a lot of attention to”.

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