Browsing Archive: August, 2014

WWE - Summerslam 2004 - Chris Benoit v Randy Orton

Posted by Kevin Kay on Friday, August 15, 2014, In : WWF/E Matches 
MATCH : Chris Benoit v Randy Orton

PROMOTION : WWE

EVENT : Summerslam 2004

VENUE : Air Canada Center, Toronto, Ontario

DATE : 15th August 2004

CHAMPIONSHIP : WWE World Heavyweight Title

BACKGROUND : Chris Benoit was in the midst of his initial WWE World Heavyweight a Title reign and had been having great matches with Triple H. Randy Orton was the young lion of the Evolution stable which also contained front man Triple H, legend Ric Flair and muscle man Batista. Evolution is in my opin...


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WWE - Summerslam 2008 - Edge v The Undertaker

Posted by Kevin Kay on Thursday, August 14, 2014, In : WWF/E Matches 
MATCH : Edge v The Undertaker

PROMOTION : WWE

EVENT : Summerslam 2008

VENUE : Indianapolis, Indiana

DATE : 17th August 2013

CHAMPIONSHIP : WWE World Heavyweight Title

STIPULATION : Hell in a Cell Match

BACKGROUND : Edge and The Undertaker had been feuding for the best part of a year on the Smackdown. The two men had been having great PPV matches over the course of 2008 over the WWE World Heavyweight Title. Edge was thrust into this match against Taker in a Hell in a Cell by his ex-lo...


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WWE - Summerslam 2013 - Daniel Bryan v John Cena

Posted by Kevin Kay on Wednesday, August 13, 2014, In : WWF/E Matches 
MATCH : Daniel Bryan v John Cena

PROMOTION : WWE

EVENT : Summerslam 2013

VENUE : Staples Center, Los Angeles, California

DATE : 18th August 2013

CHAMPIONSHIP : WWE World Title

BACKGROUND : The General Manager of Raw at the time, Brad Maddox, had decided that John Cena could choose his own opponent at Summerslam and after a couple of hours he decided on fan favourite Daniel Bryan. Cena claimed that Bryan was the most worthy opponent on the roster and the fans appreciated that. Unfortun...


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WWF - Summerlslam 1992 - Bret Hart v Davey Boy Smith

Posted by Kevin Kay on Tuesday, August 12, 2014, In : WWF/E Matches 
MATCH : Bret Hart v Davey Boy Smith

PROMOTION : WWF

EVENT : Summerslam 1992

VENUE : Wembley Stadium, London, United Kingdom

DATE : 29th August 1992

CHAMPIONSHIP : WWF Intercontinental Title

BACKGROUND : This match was the main event of the one and only major PPV to be held in my native United Kingdom. 'British Bulldog' Davey Boy Smith was the obvious crowd favourite with the home support but the excellence of execution Bret Hart was on the rise in the WWF having held the Intercontine...


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WWF - Summerslam 2000 - TLC Match for Tag Team Titles

Posted by Kevin Kay on Monday, August 11, 2014, In : WWF/E Matches 
MATCH : Dudley Boys v Edge & Christian v Hardy Boyz

PROMOTION : WWF

EVENT : Summerslam 2000

VENUE : Raleigh, North Carolina

DATE : 27th August 2000

CHAMPIONSHIP : WWF Tag Team Titles

STIPULATION : TLC Match

BACKGROUND : This was a rematch from Wrestlemania 2000 where all three teams were involved in a triangle ladder match. Mick Foley gave this match a Tables, Ladder and Chairs (TLC) stipulation which would be it's first ever outing in the WWF/E. The feud between the three teams was ...


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Summerslam 2001 - Jeff Hardy v RVD - Ladder Match

Posted by Kevin Kay on Friday, August 8, 2014, In : WWF/E Matches 
MATCH : Jeff Hardy v Rob Van Dam

PROMOTION : WWF

EVENT : Summerslam 2001

VENUE : Compaq Center, San Jose, California

DATE : 19th August 2001

CHAMPIONSHIP : WWF Hardcore Title

STIPULATION : Ladder Match

BACKGROUND : Summerslam 2001 took place in the midst of the Invasion angle which pitted WWF against the combined unit of WCW and ECW. The ladder match between WWF's Jeff Hardy and ECW's Rob Van Dam was a product of this feud with the Hardcore Title thrust between them. Both men were f...


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ROH - Joe v Kobashi - Kenta Kobashi v Samoa Joe

Posted by Kevin Kay on Tuesday, August 5, 2014, In : ROH 
MATCH : Kenta Kobashi v Samoa Joe

PROMOTION : Ring of Honor

EVENT : Joe v Kobashi

VENUE : New Yorker Hotel, New York

DATE : 1st October 2005

BACKGROUND : This is the first time I had ever heard of or seen a Pay-Per-View that was name was just the main event participants. Simple but effective! Ring of Honor were able to bring in a Japanese legend in Kenta Kobashi for a few days so they decided (obviously) the best way to utilise him would be in a one-on-one match against their biggest s...


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