It seemed an odd choice, ending the go-home SummerSlam Monday Night Raw with Rusev and Roman Reigns, when the pay-per-view has two world title-level matches.
Jon Stewart interfered in the Seth Rollins-John Cena WWE title match at SummerSlam, which is news itself. Then consider that the former Daily Show host made his presence felt in WWE by hitting Cena in the abdomen with a steel chair, thus aiding Rollins, his TV rival since before WrestleMania 31.
Nice salesmanship on the Brock Lesnar-Undertaker match headlining this weekend’s SummerSlam: “Too big for WrestleMania.”
WWE will release the three-disc “Best PPV Matches 2013” DVD on Tuesday. The DVD, hosted by Renee Young, runs over seven hours and contains 17 matches, including the one previewed in this clip from SummerSlam pitting CM Punk and Brock Lesnar. Link: http://youtu.be/OWQGrh1HV9U
A WWE.com list of the top matches at SummerSlam includes two matches featuring Shawn Michaels.
Before Shawn Michaels makes his appearance at The Shawn Michaels Experience in Waynesboro, Va., on Saturday, Aug. 31, he’ll appear on another show you might have heard something about called SummerSlam.