Meet the Wrestling Superstars at the Official Opening of StarHub Shops at Plaza Singapura


Singapore, 3 December 2003 – Be part of the hard-slamming action this December at the WWE ® “Passport to SmackDown! ®” Singapore Tour! Co-sponsored by StarHub, wrestling enthusiasts can experience electrifying performances from the likes of “Nature Boy” Ric Flair, Brock Lesnar TM, The Big Show TM, John Cena TM, Eddie Guerrero TM, Chris Benoit ®, WWE Tag Team Champions the Basham Brothers TM with Shaniqua TM, WWE Cruiserweight Champion Tajiri TM, Rey Mysterio TM, Nathan Jones TM and the WWE SmackDown! Divas Dawn Marie TM and Nidia TM, as they battle for control in and out of the ring on 5 December 2003 at the Singapore Indoor Stadium. This will give the multitude of fans from around the region the opportunity to witness the event first hand, a spectacle that was only previously available to fans in North America.

WWE ® “Passport to SmackDown! ®” Tour is a live show that provides unique brand of entertainment through sport (wrestling), action, athletisicism, acrobatics, satire and comedy. StarHub currently provides a weekly telecast of four WWE ® programmes via SuperSports (Channel 22): WWE ®   SmackDown!, WWE ®   Raw, WWE ®   Heat and WWE ®   Confidential.


Said Ms Tham Loke Kheng, Senior Vice President for Marketing, Consumer Markets, “Many Singaporeans are avid sports fans and by helping to bring in these events to Singapore, we hope to bring the sports arena closer to their homes. Not only that, our StarHub customers have also been enjoying a gamut of special mobile, cable TV and online offerings with StarHub, ranging from downloads, online contests and live chats to weekly WWE ® telecasts.”


Since November 2003, StarHub customers have been enjoying special offerings ranging from free cable TV and MaxOnline subscriptions [1] to mobile phone offers and free tickets to watch the WWE ® “Passport to SmackDown! ®” Singapore Tour. For those who did not get the tickets, do not despair!


Meet the WWE ®   "Passport to SmackDown!" Superstars Face to Face!

In conjunction with StarHub’s official opening of its shop and Customer Service Centre in Plaza Singapura this coming weekend, diehard WWE ® fans will get the exclusive chance to rub shoulders with Brock Lesnar TM and Dawn Marie TM when they appear at the Plaza Singapura outside Atrium on 5 December 2003 at 5.30pm. Fans can look forward to going on stage to play games with the wrestlers and selected lucky StarHub customers will also get exclusive posters and autographs from the wrestlers as well.


To celebrate the official opening of its shops, StarHub will also be hosting a roadshow filled with activities, free gifts and special offers for customers at Plaza Singapura from 5 to 7 December 2003 from 11am to 9pm daily.


Other Goodies in Store!

Pre-paid Cards – Limited Edition Pre-paid Top-up cards with five designs (depicting Smackdown! ® Stars: Brock Lesnar, Kurt Angel, Big Show, Rey Mysterio and Torrie Wilson) are on sale at all 7-Eleven outlets.


StarHub Mobile – customers who sign up at the roadshow will enjoy a free S$100 Tangs shopping voucher [2] when they sign up for selected StarHub Mobile packages at all StarHub retail outlets.  Mobile phone enthusiasts who are WWE ® fans can also download MMS wallpapers containing four talent logos including the WWE ® event Tour logo.


MaxOnline – customers who sign up for MaxOnline at the roadshow will get the newly launched Hewlett Packard PSC 1350 all-in-one (printer, scanner and copier) worth S$349 PLUS the BenQ DC 2300 digital camera worth S$259 free! Total worth is S$608.


StarHub CableTV – customers who sign up for StarHub CableTV at the roadshow will get a Sony 21” WEGA flat screen TV worth S$379 free!


Hubber Bonus – existing customers who sign up for a new MaxOnline subscription plan at the roadshow will enjoy a free S$20 City Chain voucher. All they need to do is to present any of their last three months’ StarHub bill upon sign-up.


[1] StarHub’s terms and conditions apply for all offers stated in this release.

[2] While stocks last