Best Moments in Summerslam:- Would you like to see The Viper holding the WWE title for the 14th time, or would you love to see Seth Rollins curb-stomping the Beast once again on the mat, putting the Universal title around his waist? If so, get ready for the biggest party of the summer i.e., Summerslam, knocking soon to deliver the biggest moments in WWE history once again. Summerslam has always been known as one of the most prestigious pay-per-view after Wrestlemania. From the time of Hulk Hogan winning his first-ever WWF championship belt, to Finn Balor becoming the first-ever Universal Champion, Summerslam holds some memorable & twisting moments in its booklist.
WWE is all set to organize the thirty-second event under Summerslam chronology that means this is the prime time for the WWE Universe to witness something surprising, which they always expect from this event. Talking about the surprises and top moments in Summerslam, today we will deliver you the top 5 greatest moments in the history of Summerslam.
- Randy Orton becomes youngest World Heavyweight Champion
In the year 2004, Summerslam witnessed a gamechanger moment for a lifetime, when Randy Orton defeated Chris Benoit to become the youngest World Champion in WWE history. That immediately launched him into being counted as a main event star. Summerslam 2004 was all about Orton, that changed his identity from being a part of Triple H’s Evolution to the greatest wrestler of all time. That’s how he became The Legend Killer & The Viper in the WWE.
- Triple H return at Summerslam 2007
When we talk about the word measuring stick in the WWE, then there is only one man that comes to our mind i.e., The Game, The Cerebral Assassin, The King of Kings Triple H. Summerslam 2007 also observed one of the biggest moment when Triple H returned to the WWE after recovering from a knee injury that happened at New Year’s Revolution pay-per-view, which kept him out of action for months. His in-ring return and victory on King Booker made it one of the greatest moments in the history of Summerslam.
- Triple H turns into ‘The Authority’
One could never miss the shocking moment that occurred at Summerslam 2013 when John Cena defended his title against Daniel Bryan with Triple H as a special guest referee. Bryan defeated Cena to become the WWE Champion, however, Orton emerged out to cash-in his money in the bank contract, and that was the moment when Triple H turned his heel on Bryan by delivering him a solid pedigree, costing him his WWE championship, which went to Randy Orton.
- Supplex City vs Viper Ville
Summerslam 2016 is all about memories and moments that will be remembered in the history of this prestigious pay-per-view. The main event was set between The Viper Randy Orton vs Beast Incarnate Brock Lesnar. The two most prestigious names in the WWE History locked horns inside the squared ring, however, Orton was beaten mercilessly by Lesnar, causing Orton to bleed profusely. Following the event, Randy Orton received ten staples to close a ripping on his forehead. That was one hell of a deadly fight and bashing.
- Balor wins WWE’s new Universal Championship
Finn Balor is popularly known as the first Universal Champion in WWE history, that happened at Summerslam 2016, when he defeated Seth Rollins to hold the belt for the first time, making it one of the most talked-about moments in Summerslam history. Winning the Universal title for the very first time catapulted him into being counted as a rising WWE star.
When it comes to WWE SummerSlam, we save the best, the greatest, and the most controversial moments, since its beginning in 1988. So, here were the five greatest moments that occurred in the history of Summerslam, but that doesn’t mean it’s put to an end. The greatest party of the summer is knocking back soon to ripple the audiences. What are you expecting this time?