Posts Tagged ‘Lists’

Greatest Summerslam Matches: (#10) Bret Hart vs Owen Hart- WWE World Title Cage Match- SS94

August 15, 2009

Sorry for being a day late with this one.

This was supposed to be the blow-off match to one of the best feuds of the 90s.

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Greatest Summerslam Matches: (#12) Kurt Angle vs Brock Lesnar- WWE Championship- SS 03

August 12, 2009

Why in the hell was this match third from the top of the card?!?

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Greatest Summerslam Matches: (#13) Undertaker vs Bret Hart, w/guest ref Shawn Michaels- SS 97

August 11, 2009

The main event of Summerslam 1997 featured three of the biggest stars of the late 90s.

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Greatest Summerslam Matches: (#14) Elimination Chamber- SS 03

August 11, 2009

This was the match where Goldberg realized he was very low on the WWE totem pole.

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Greatest Summerslam Matches: (#15) Rob Van Dam vs Jeff Hardy- Hardcore Title Ladder Match- SS 01

August 9, 2009

Perhaps the only good thing to come out of the WWE’s Invasion angle was Rob Van Dam.

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Greatest Summerslam Matches: (#16) The Undertaker vs Edge- Hell In a Cell- Summerslam 2008

August 8, 2009

Ah, finally a match featuring Vickie Guerrero!

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Greatest Summerslam Matches: (#17) The Rock vs Booker T- WCW World Title- SS 01

August 7, 2009

The main event at WWF Summerslam 2001 was for the WCW World Title. That is still wacky after all these years.

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Greatest Summerslam Matches: (#18) Honky Tonk Man vs Ultimate Warrior- IC Title- SS88

August 6, 2009

On August 29th, 1988 in Madison Square Garden, history was made. An Elvis impersonator was squashed by a jacked-up guy that was gassed by the time he ran to the ring. (more…)

Greatest Summerslam Matches: (#19) Kurt Angle vs HHH vs The Rock- SS2000

August 6, 2009

This is actually the last major wrestling show that I have attended live. Held in Raleigh, North Carolina at the RBC Center (home of the Carolina Hurricanes), this card was packed with matches that were HUGE at the time.

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Greatest Summerslam Matches: (#20) Mankind vs HHH vs Steve Austin- ’99

August 4, 2009

Summerslam 99 is remembered for a few matches that mostly defined what it was like to watch WWE programming during this time period. In the undercard you had Steve Blackman taking on Ken Shamrock in a Lion’s Den Match. The greatest “huh?” tag team of all time, Kane & X-Pac, took on the Undertaker & The Big Show for the World tag belts.¬† You also had The Rock buried in a “Kiss My Ass” match with Billy Gunn, a feud that makes you wonder if the writers had literally ran out of EVERY idea for The Rock at this point. But in the main event, you had a triple threat match for the WWE World Heavyweight Title between Stone Cold Steve Austin, Triple H, and Mankind, with special guest referee Jesse “The Body” Ventura.

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