WWE SummerSlam 2017 Overview, History, Past Events
The event has already started sending out notifications to the fans. The Summerslam 2017 will begin at 6 PM EST in US time on Sunday, which will be 3:30 AM Monday in India. The event would worth entertaining for four hours of show and expected to have a full pack crowd.
This would be the 30th edition of SummerSlam another pay-per-view (PPV) event which will be live on WWE Network. It is a yearly event organized by WWE where superstars from Raw and SmackDown participate.
Lots of superstars are going to appear in WWE Summerslam, like Seth Rollins, Roman Reigns, Randy Orton, Brock Lesnar, John Cena, AJ Styles, Dean Ambrose, Samoa Joe, Jindar Mahal and others.
It’s gonna be a rocking Sunday for WWE fans this year and the event is gonna be a historic one.
The tickets for Summerslam 2017 are already available for booking. WWE Fans can go on to ticketmaster.com and book Summerslam tickets online.
The local audience can go to the Barclays center and buy the Summerslam tickets from there itself.
WWE Summerslam 2017 Overview, Past Events & History
Have a look at the past SummerSlam events that happened earlier, biggest matches, main events, and venues.
Summerslam 1988: This was the first Summerslam which held at New York City on 29th August at Madison Square Garden. Superstars like Hulk Hogan, “Macho Man” Randy Savage featured in the match.
Summerslam 1989: Held on 28th August at East Rutherford, New Jersey.
Summerslam 1990: Held on 27th August at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Rick Rude, Ultimate Warrior had a Steel Cage match for WWF World Heavyweight championship.
Summerslam 1991: Took place on 26th August at New York city.
Summerslam 1992: On 29th August, at London, England, Wembley Stadium. Bret Hart, the British Bulldog had a great match for WWF Intercontinental Championship.
Summerslam 1993: Held on 30th August at Auburn Hills, Michigan.
Summerslam 1994: Took place on 29th August at Chicago, Illinois, United Center. The match was between the Undertaker and his duplicate “The Undertaker”.
Summerslam 1995: Held on 27th Aug, at Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Summerslam 1996: Took place on 18th Aug, at Ohio, Gund Arena. Shawn Michaels had a match against Vader for WWF World Heavyweight Championship.
Summerslam 1997: Held on 3rd Aug, at East Rutherford, New Jersey. The Undertaker met Bret Hard for WWF World Heavyweight Championship. The special match referee was Shawn Michaels.
Summerslam 1998: Took place at New York city on 30th Aug. Two biggest superstars, Stone Gold Steve Austin and the Undertaker had a fight for WWF Championship.
Summerslam 1999: Held at Minneapolis, Minnesota, Target Center on 22nd Aug. Stone Gold Steve Austin, Mankind and Triple collided for WWF Championship.
Summerslam 2000: The Rock vs Kurt Angle Vs Triple H had a great fight for WWF Championship. The event held at Raleigh, North Carolina on 27th Aug.
Summerslam 2001: San Jose, California host the Summerslam 2001 at Compaq Center. Booker T had a match against the Rock for WCW Championship.
Summerslam 2002: New York, Uniondale host the Summerslam 2002 at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum. The Rock and Brock Lesnar had a fight for WWE Championship.
Summerslam 2003: Phoenix Arizona host the Summerslam 2003 at America West Arena. Superstars like Triple H, Chris Jericho, Kevin Nash, Shawn Michaels, Randy Orton, Goldberg had a fight inside Elimination Chamber match for World Heavyweight Championship.
Summerslam 2004: Held in Toronto, Ontario on 15th Aug, at Canada Center. Chris Benoit and Randy Orton had a title match for World Heavyweight Championship.
Summerslam 2005: Washington D.C. host the Summerslam 2005 at MCI Center. Hulk Hogan and Shawn Michaels had a great fight.
Summerslam 2006: The event happened on 20th Aug at Boston, Massachusetts. Edge with Lita had a match against John Cena for WWE Championship.
Summerslam 2007: East Rutherford, New Jersey host the event at Continental Airlines Arena. John Cena and Randy Orton had a fight for WWE Championship.
Summerslam 2008: Held on 17th August at Indianapolis, Indiana, Conseco Fieldhouse. Undertaker and Edge had a hell in a cell match which was the main event of Summerslam.
Summerslam 2009: Held at Los Angeles. Jeff Hardy and CM Punk had a Tables, Ladders, and Chairs match for WWE World Heavyweight Championship.
Summerslam 2010: WWE SummerSlam took place on 15th August in Los Angeles and lots of exciting matches happened.
Summerslam 2011: Held at Los Angeles on 17th August, Staples Center. The main event was between CM Punk Vs John Cena for the WWE Championship with a special guest referee Triple H.
Summerslam 2012: Held at Los Angeles on 19th August. The biggest fight was between Triple H Vs Brock Lesnar.
Summerslam 2013: Happened in Los Angeles, California on 18th August. The fans enjoyed watching the fight between John Cena vs Daniel Bryan for WWE Championship.
Summerslam 2014: Happened at Los Angeles on 17th August. John Cena vs Brock Lesnar had a brutal match for WWE World Heavy Weight Championship.
Summerslam 2015: Happened at Brooklyn Newyork on 23rd August. The biggest match was between the Undertaker vs Brock Lesnar. Undertaker managed to win the match.
Summerslam 2016: At Brooklyn, New York on 21st August.
Summerslam 2017: The event will take place in New York on 20th August, Sunday.