• John Cena Suffered His Most Crushing Defeat On This Day
8 Years ago, World Wrestling Entertainment aired ‘WWF SummerSlam 2014’ LIVE on PPV from the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California.
This was the 27th annual SummerSlam pay-per-view in WWF/E history and featured Brock Lesnar challenging fellow WWE Ruthless Aggression Era Legend John Cena for the World Title.
Lesnar, who broke The Undertaker’s undefeated WrestleMania Streak a few months prior to this match, absolutely destroyed Cena and won his 1st WWE Title since 2003.
Here are the PPV results:
WWE Intercontinental Championship: Dolph Ziggler defeated The Miz (c)
WWE Divas Championship: Paige defeated AJ Lee (c)
Flag Match: Rusev defeated Jack Swagger
Lumberjack Match: Seth Rollins defeated Dean Ambrose
Bray Wyatt defeated Chris Jericho
Stephanie McMahon defeated Brie Bella
Roman Reigns defeated Randy Orton
WWE World Heavyweight Championship: Brock Lesnar defeated John Cena (c)
WATCH: Stephanie McMahon Gets Her Butt Slapped By John Cena:
• ON THIS DAY IN TNA HISTORY (August 17, 2006) – TNA iMPACT
On this day in 2006, Total Nonstop Action! aired another episode of their weekly TV show ‘TNA iMPACT Wrestling’.
This episode took place at the TNA Impact Zone in Orlando, Florida and featured matches, interviews & storyline segments on the road to the ‘TNA No Surrender 2006’ PPV.
Here’s the official card from that night:
– Chris Sabin, Sonjay Dutt & Jay Lethal vs. Alex Shelley, Johnny Devine & Petey Williams
– BG James (Road Dogg) vs. Chase Stevens vs Chris Harris vs. Frankie Kazarian
– Samoa Joe vs. Ron “The Truth” Killings (R-Truth)