SummerSlam is one of WWE’s Premium Live Event, where many records are made and many records are broken. SummerSlam has had many legendary match in its list from last 34 years.
Lets see 5 Best SummerSlam Matches in WWE
Shawn Michael vs Triple H | Unsanctioned Street Fight – SummerSlam 2002
Shawn Michael was returning to WWE after retiring in 1998 due to some back pain and drug issue. He was facing his long time buddy Triple H in a Street Fight. Both brutally attacked each other, Shawn Michael was giving it all in this match as he was returning to WWE after 4 years. At the end Shawn Michael reversed pedigree for a quick pin and won the match but Triple H hits Shawn Michael with a sledge hammer from behind, Triple H was the last match standing.
Lesnar vs Strowman vs Samoa Joe vs Roman Reigns | Universal Title Match – SummerSlam 2017
Brock Lesnar was defending his title against three prominent superstars at the time. Brock Lesnar was taken in stretcher after Braun Strowman destroyed him. Braun Strowman was attacking every superstars in front of him. Brock Lesnar returned after taking some time, Brock Lesnar F5’s Samoa Joe and was in the verge of pinning him but Roman Reigns breaks the pins. Roman Reigns hits multiple superman punches to Brock Lesnar and was ready to spear him but Lesnar reverses the spear into F5 and retains the Universal Title.
Undertaker vs Bret Hart | WWE Championship Match – SummerSlam 1997
Undertaker and Bret Hart are two of the greatest wrestlers of all time in WWE, Shawn Michael was the guest referee for this match, it made fans excited as Shawn is known for doing crazy stuffs. He surely did not let the fans down. Bret and Undertaker was at their best, Bret Hart spits on Shawn Michaels face, it made Shawn Michaels angry. Shawn Michael takes a steel chair and tried to hit Bret Hart but he mistakenly hits Undertaker, which helped Bret Hart to win the match,
John Cena vs AJ Styles | SummerSlam 2016
This was the dream match that many fans anticipated for years, AJ Styles had made a name for himself in wrestling community before coming into WWE and John Cena was the face of WWE for decade. They sure give a dream match worthy fight. John Cena did everything to win the match including a top of the rope AA, John Cena tries to hit an another AA but AJ reverses it and hits Styles Clash and finishes it with a phenomenal fourarm and wins the match.
The Rock vs Brock Lesnar | WWE Undisputed Title – SummerSlam 2002
Brock Lesnar was still new to the business, WWE was very serious in developing Brock Lesnar as the next thing with the help of Paul Heyman. Fans were deeply involved in this match as Lesnar was giving a tough fight to Rock. Paul Heyman did some interference during the match. Brock Lesnar hits multiple F5 to win the match. Brock Lesnar goes on becoming the youngest champion in WWE, down the line this record was broken by Randy Orton.