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Re-evaluating the Potential SummerSlam Card: Orton v. Reigns, Brie v. Steph, AJ v. Paige

Yesterday I wrote about the SummerSlam card starting to take shape and following Monday’s episode of Raw the picture is becoming even more clear. With that sharpening view comes an addendum to the potential card, with a Brie Bella v.

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Brock Lesnar v. John Cena WWE World Heavyweight Championship Match Official for SummerSlam

“Plan C” was revealed to be Brock Lesnar, who will challenge John Cena for the WWE World Heavyweight Championship at SummerSlam, as has been rumored. Randy Orton was seemingly Triple H’s first choice but Roman Reigns wasn’t having it, brawling

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WWE Announces Star-Studded SummerSlam Panel Series

WWE has announced the roster of superstars and legends that will be appearing at its SummerSlam Panel series this year in Los Angeles. The series will feature four panels including a roundtable-type interview and Q&A session. There is an additional

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Potential SummerSlam Card Already Taking Shape

We’re 27 days from SummerSlam, WWE’s second-biggest show of the year, and coincidentally right around the time that a lot of WWE Network subscriptions are coming to an end. That would lead a wise wrestling fan to think that WWE

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Ringside Rewind: Triple H v. The Rock, Intercontinental Championship Ladder Match, SummerSlam ’98

Instead of watching another going-through-the-motions episode of Raw, I sifted through the DVD collection and chose SummerSlam 1998 for my viewing pleasure. Emanating from Madison Square Garden, the card was highlighted by “Stone Cold” Steve Austin defending the WWF Championship

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WWE brass discuss “disappointing” SummerSlam, future TV deals on conference call

Vince McMahon and other WWE senior management hosted a conference call earlier today discussing the company’s third quarter report. ProWrestling.net has all the highlights of the call but some notable things stuck out to me. McMahon said he was disappointed

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WWE SummerSlam 2013 review

WWE delivered a really strong pay-per-view, perhaps the company’s best effort this year, in SummerSlam. The newsworthy item is Randy Orton cashing in, with the assistance of Triple H, and defeating Daniel Bryan for the WWE Championship after the bearded

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Like it or not, WWE has the wrestling world buzzing after SummerSlam ending

Much of the talk coming out of SummerSlam will focus on Daniel Bryan’s WWE Championship win and the subsequent Randy Orton cash-in to defeat Bryan, with the help of Triple H. While it is definitely heart wrenching to have the

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Ringside Rewind: Brock Lesnar v. Kurt Angle, WWE Championship Match, SummerSlam 2003

Ten years ago at SummerSlam, Brock Lesnar challenged Kurt Angle for the WWE Championship in a rematch of their encounter at WrestleMania XIX. Lesnar had defeated Angle to win the title at ‘Mania, then lost the title in a triple

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Ringside Rewind: Razor Ramon v. Ted DiBiase, SummerSlam 1993

Razor Ramon squared off with “Million Dollar Man” Ted DiBiase 20 years ago at SummerSlam 1993. In honor of the inclusion of both men in WWE 2K14, here is the full match, courtesy of WWE’s YouTube channel.

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