WWE SummerSlam Results & Highlights: Brock Lesnar Defies All Odds to Win Fatal Four Way Match, Retains Universal Championship


WWE SummerSlam Results & Highlights: Brock Lesnar Defies All Odds to Win Fatal Four Way Match, Retains Universal Championship, Mahal Retains WWE Championship

The Main of the mega event, SummerSlam was an instant classic. The Universal Championship was defended by Brock Lesnar in a monumental Fatal Fourway match. We bring you WWE SummerSlam 2017 Results and Highlights. Brock defied all odds to retain his Universal Championship. With this win, he cemented his legacy in WWE. He entered in this match having all odds against him. Even all three opponent target Lesnar, then he had to undergo the tremendous amount of punishment at the hands of Braun Strowan. Brock was even taken out of the ring on a stretcher, but he came back roaring to defend his title.

 

While the Universal title defense produced and an expected results. WWE Championship produced rather expected results with Mahal retaining his title against Nakamura. Men’s division was able to retain the title but Women Champions were not as lucky as both Raw and Smackdown Women championship changed hands at the biggest party of summer.

WWE SummerSlam 2017 Results & Highlights:

Universal Champion Brock Lesnar in A Fatal Four Way Match Against Samoa Joe, Roman Reigns and Braun Strowman

The most prestigious title in WWE Universal Championship was contested in the fatal four-way match. Superstars gave it all to win the prestigious title, many of us thought that this might be the only way where Brock could lose the championship. He got ganged by all three opponents, got slammed through announce table twice. There was a sense of surety of new Universal Champion, Braun Strowman sent Brock Lesnar out of the stretcher. But the Beast incarnate came back to defend his title.

 

Things weren’t easy on the return as well. As Brock was slammed by Braun, was put under Coquina Clutch by Joe and had to absorb three Superman punches back to back. But  Brock somehow managed to hit F5 on Roman Reigns who went for a spear to follow three successive Superman punches.

Now the question is if these superstars are unable to take the title from Brock, who else will.

WWE Cruiserweight Champion Akira Tozawa vs Neville (SummerSlam Kickoff Match)

Akira Tozawa did the unthinkable by beating Neville just before the mega event. However, his chances of retaining the title were very slim. The result of Cruiserweight Championship wasn’t different as Neville defeated Akira Tozawa to recapture his title.

WWE Champion Jinder Mahal vs Shinsuke Nakamura

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Shinsuke Nakamura defeated John Cena neat and clean in a dream match to earn himself a WWE title opportunity against Jinder Mahal. Many of us could digest Nakamura beating John Cena, Nakamura is a good athlete but WWE trying to push him little too early. WWE could have done better by making it a triple-threat match. This is one the dull contest we had at SummerSlam 2017. Even the repetitive match between Mahal and Orton were doing better than this. It had the same repetitive finish where Mahal won by Khallas after the interference by Singh Brothers.

SmackDown Tag Team Champions The New Day vs. The Usos (Kickoff Match)

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New Days dream of repeating the tag-team championship reign was shattered as The Usos, knock them out recapture their tag team title at the Mega event. Usos defeated the team of Big E and Xavier Woods.

United States Champion AJ Styles vs Kevin Owens (Shane McMahon as special guest referee)

The Phenomenal One retained US championship by defeating Kevin Owens. Owens couldn’t control his anger and got physical with Shane and paid heavily for it. As it gave Styles an opportunity to hit Phenomenal Fore-Arm followed by Style Clash.

Raw Tag Team Champions Cesaro & Sheamus vs Dean Ambrose & Seth Rollins

The reunion of former Sheild Brother ended successfully. The defeated the Cesaro and Sheamus to become the new tag team champion. The former Sheild brother in their reunion looked perfectly in the sync and displayed traditional tag team skills to win the Tag championship.

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Raw Women’s Champion Alexa Bliss vs Sasha Banks

Winner Sasha Banks

SmackDown Women’s Champion Naomi vs Natalya.

Winner: Natalya

WWE SummerSlam 2017 Non-Title Matches

The Hardy Boyz & Jason Jordan vs The Miz & The Miztourage (Kickoff Match)

Winner: The Miztorage

“The Demon” Finn Bálor vs. Bray Wyatt

Winner: Finn Balor

Big Show vs Big Cass (with Enzo Amore suspended above the ring in a Shark Cage)

Winner: Big Cass

John Cena vs Baron Corbin

Winner: John Cena

Randy Orton vs Rusev

Winner: Randy Orton