WWE WrestleMania 30 Live Stream: Start Time, WWE Network Info and Match Card

Adam WellsFeatured ColumnistApril 6, 2014

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The biggest spectacle in professional wrestling is finally upon us. After months of buildup and promotion, WrestleMania 30 gives WWE fans all over the world the event they have been talking about for weeks. 

WWE has done a fantastic job setting up the key matches on the show, which is all anyone can ask for. Now it's on stars like Brock Lesnar, The Undertaker, Triple H and Daniel Bryan to live up to the expectations. 

As the hours count down and we move closer to the start of the "Granddaddy of Them All," here is all the viewing information that you need and some last-second news to prepare you for the event. 


WWE WrestleMania 30 Card

WWE Championship: Randy Orton (c) vs. Batista vs. Triple H/Daniel Bryan winner
Winner Gets WWE Title Shot: Daniel Bryan vs. Triple H
Brock Lesnar vs. The Undertaker
John Cena vs. Bray Wyatt
Andre The Giant Memorial Battle Royal
Vickie Guerrero Divas Championship Invitational
The Shield vs. Kane & The New Age Outlaws
WWE Tag Team Championship: The Usos (c) vs. Los Matadores vs. The Real Americans vs. Ryback & Curtis Axel

Start Time: Main card starts at 7 p.m. ET; Pre-event show, with Fatal Four-Way Tag Team Championship match, starts at 5 p.m. ET

Live Stream: WWE Network (Available at $9.99 per month with a six-month commitment)


Storylines to Follow

Is CM Punk Going to Show Up?

Once the Internet wrestling fans get hold of an idea, they don't let it go. The hottest topic of conversation before WrestleMania is whether or not CM Punk, who hasn't been seen on WWE television since the Royal Rumble, will return on Sunday night. 

Even though there hasn't been any official word thus far, "Stone Cold" Steve Austin stirred up the pot on his podcast by saying that he believes Punk will do a run-in during a match at WrestleMania:

It's been a long time, I think he's cooled his jets, he's got some rest, and I think it's time to get back to work. I don't see him participating in a match but it would be great to see him in a run-in to establish himself, to entrench himself immediately in a memorable and just a great moment, and I would say plant himself firmly in the middle of an angle, because he would be the angle, by attacking whoever he sees fit to attack or asserting his presence rather, whatever the case may be.

Punk doesn't seem like the type of wrestler who needs WWE. He's 35 years old, spent two years as a top performer in the company and reaped the rewards of that spot financially. Unless he's a frivolous spender, money probably won't play a huge role in his decision. 

There is also the knowledge Punk has that his ceiling in WWE is limited. He's not going to main-event a WrestleMania because of his "look," which doesn't fit the company model, and attitude as someone who speaks his mind. 


Daniel Bryan's Quest to Win the WWE Title

CM Punk's exit from WWE forced a change of plans at WrestleMania, which was good news for Daniel Bryan. He got bumped into the match with Triple H on the biggest show of the year and has a chance to win the WWE title with two wins. 

It would seem unlikely that Bryan wins the title, though a victory over Triple H makes sense given the direction of the story and fact that the "Yes" Man is a full-time wrestler. 

But if WWE really wants to build to a Bryan title win, having Triple H and The Authority screw him out of a win against Randy Orton and Batista, setting up a match at Extreme Rules, would be a smart way to go. 


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