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On This Day In Pro Wrestling History – September 22, 2002

"American Badass" Undertaker

On this day in Pro Wrestling history on September 22, 2002, World Wrestling Entertainment aired ‘WWE Unforgiven 2002’ LIVE on PPV from the Giant Center in Hershey, Pennsylvania.

The PPV theme song of this dual brand (RAW & SmackDown!) pay-per-view was “Adrenaline” by the band ‘Gavin Rossdale’.

This marked the first time Undertaker and Brock Lesnar faced each other in singles competition.

Brock Lesnar won the WWE Undisputed Title from The Rock at SummerSlam 2002, and The Undertaker challenged him the next night on Raw. The title match between the two at Unforgiven ended in a Double DQ.

Below are the results from the PPV:

– Kane, Goldust, Booker T & Bubba Ray Dudley def. The Un-Americans (Lance Storm, Christian, William Regal & Test).

– Chris Jericho def. Ric Flair to retain the Intercontinental Title.

– Eddie Guerrero def. Edge

– 3-Minute Warning (Rosey & Jamal) def. Billy and Chuck

– Triple H def. Rob Van Dam to retain the World Heavyweight Title.

– Trish Stratus def. Molly Holly to win the WWE Women’s Title.

– Chris Benoit def. Kurt Angle

– Brock Lesnar vs. The Undertaker for the WWE Title ended in a Double DQ.

You can watch the highlights from the main event between Undertaker & Lesnar from Unforgiven 2002 below:

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