Let’s take a look at the top 20 news stories of the day from the world of WWE (SummerSlam 2017, WWE Championship, The Great Khali) & Professional Wrestling:
20. Battleground 2017 Results – Former World Heavyweight Champion Returns, First Match Set For SummerSlam 2017, New Champions Crowned
At Battleground 2017 PPV, former World Heavyweight Champion The Great Khali returned to WWE during the main event and helped Jinder Mahal win the Punjabi Prison match to retain the WWE Championship. Also at the event, Natalya became the #1 contender for the SmackDown Women’s Championship and will now face Naomi for the Title at SummerSlam 2017. Below are the results from this PPV:
– Kickoff Match: Aiden English def. Tye Dillinger
–SmackDown Tag Team Championship Match: The New Day def. The Usos (c) to win the Titles.
– Shinsuke Nakamura def. Mr. Money In The Bank Baron Corbin via DQ.
– Fatal 5 Way Elimination Match For A SmackDown Women’s Championship Match At SummerSlam 2017: Natalya def. Charlotte Flair, Becky Lynch, Lana & Tamina Snuka
– United States Championship Match: Kevin Owens def. AJ Styles (c) to win the Title.
– Flag Match: John Cena def. Rusev
– Sami Zayn def. Mike Kanellis
– Punjabi Prison Match For The WWE Championship: Jinder Mahal (c) def. Randy Orton to retain the Title.
You can watch The Great Khali’s return below: