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WWE SummerSlam 2021 Highlights: Brock Lesnar confronts Roman Reigns, Becky Lynch returns to win title

WWE Summerslam 2021 Highlights: Universal Champion Roman Reigns beat John Cena to retain his title.

By: Sports Desk |
Updated: August 22, 2021 12:36:03 pm
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WWE SummerSlam 2021 Highlights: Brock Lesnar made a stunning return to SummerSlam 2021 at the Allegiant Stadium in Las Vegas and shock the WWE Universe. The event, featuring some of the biggest stars of the ring, had ten blockbuster matches. The biggest attraction was the one between former WWE champion John Cena and Universal Champion Roman Reigns where the Tribal Chief emerged victorious. But that is not where things ended as The Beast Incarnate made his entry and blew the lid of the arena.

Schedule:

Raw Women’s Championship: Charlotte Flair vs Rhea Ripley vs. Nikki A.S.H (c)
Smackdown Women’s Championship: Sasha Banks vs Bianca Belair (c)
Smackdown Tag-Team Championship: The Mysterios vs The Usos (c)
Raw Tag-Team Championship: Randy Orton and Riddle vs AJ Styles and Omos (c)
United States Championship: Damian Priest vs Sheamus (c)
Universal Championship: John Cena vs Roman Reigns (c)
WWE Championship: Goldberg vs Bobby Lashley (c)
Singles Matches: Seth Rollins vs Edge, Alexa Bliss vs Eva Marie, Drew McIntyre vs Jinder Mahal

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WWE SummerSlam 2021 Highlights:

09:57 (IST)22 Aug 2021
WWE SummerSlam 2021 delivers

The Beast is Back!!! Let's be honest with ourselves. This is the one we have all been waiting for. Lesnar vs. Reigns with Heyman right bang in the middle. That will be awesome. An all around amazing show, defintely topped WrestleMania, yes the whole Sasha Banks piece could have been handled better, and yes Bianca Belair certaintly deserved better, but other than that, its an ace from WWE

09:48 (IST)22 Aug 2021
Watch: Brock Lesnar suplex Cena
09:45 (IST)22 Aug 2021
BRING ON THE BEAST

Brock Lesnar went back to the ring and repeatedly suplexed John Cena after the show went off the air.

09:37 (IST)22 Aug 2021
BROCK LESNAR IS BACKKKKKK
09:36 (IST)22 Aug 2021
Roman Reigns beats John Cena

Cena looking a bit rusty here in the ring and that will cost him dearly as Reigns finally hits two Superman punches and a spear to pick up the win and retain his title. But wait it's not over yet!

09:35 (IST)22 Aug 2021
Reigns kicks out
09:33 (IST)22 Aug 2021
'This is awesome'

This match is fire ! A different approach from the past John Cena vs Roman Reigns matches. Cena knows that he is going to get a thrashing by The Tribal Chief, resulting in Cena going for the roll ups. Brilliant storytelling !  What a match so far! The stadium is shaking, chants of 'this is awesome' ring around the stadium

09:29 (IST)22 Aug 2021
Attitude Adjustment on the announce table

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09:26 (IST)22 Aug 2021
Phenomenal takedown defence by Roman

Notice how Cena pivots his hips looking for that fireman's carry just for Roman to shift the balance with his weight advantage to get more leverage and block it. Brilliant

09:24 (IST)22 Aug 2021
ACKNOWLEDGE REIGNS

ACKNOWLEDGE YOUR TRIBAL CHIEF, WWE UNIVERSE

09:20 (IST)22 Aug 2021
Roman giving Cena the Lesnar treatment

For many, John Cena has been the best wrestler in the entire history of WWE. However, it has been 2 years since he has been in a fight like this. On the other hand Roman Reigns is undoubtedly the best at the moment. Today he celebrates exactly one year with the championship.

09:15 (IST)22 Aug 2021
BIG FIGHT FEEL

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09:13 (IST)22 Aug 2021
Cena’s new graphic package and shirt
09:12 (IST)22 Aug 2021
Main Event: John Cena vs Roman Reigns
08:54 (IST)22 Aug 2021
LASHLEY RETAINS

Goldberg's battered knee gives out, and the referee finally calls it at 7:15 to give Bobby Lashley the win. Fans didn't really like that. Lashley comes in with the chair to continue whacking Goldberg to the cheers of the fans. Annnnnnnd STILL WWE Champion…All Mighty Bobby Lashley!

08:51 (IST)22 Aug 2021
Lashley almost in danger
08:45 (IST)22 Aug 2021
WWE Championship: Goldberg vs Bobby Lashley

“The Almighty” Bobby Lashley vs Goldberg is the co-main event of the evening. Let’s see Lashley squash Goldberg and then Brock Lesnar come out as a surprise.

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08:26 (IST)22 Aug 2021
EDGE WINS EDGE WINS I

Edge with the Crossface! A tribute to Chris Benoit and then smashes Rollins on the mat- bringing out his dark side And then Rollins Taps out!!! Hell of a match. It's 2021 and a match just ended with a sleeper hold. Brilliant to see

08:22 (IST)22 Aug 2021
Edge is bringing all of his old moves back!
08:17 (IST)22 Aug 2021
Shades of Beth Phoenix!!! What a Glam Slam!!!

Edge with a tribute to his wife Beth Phoenix and delivers the Glam Slam!!!

summerslam preview WWE SummerSlam 2021: Bobby Lashley takes on Goldberg

The Allegiant Stadium in Las Vegas is ready for the biggest event of the summer, WWE Summerslam. There will be 10 matches taking place on the night, with the WWE title match between Bobby Lashley and Goldberg and Universal Championship match between Roman Reigns and John Cena headlining the pay-per-view.

But what happens when an unstoppable force meets an immovable object? The WWE Universe will find out when The All Mighty Bobby Lashley meets the legendary Goldberg in a huge WWE Title showdown at SummerSlam.

Lashley was on the top of his game at WWE Money in the Bank, as the dominant champion put his incredible power on display in a victory over Kofi Kingston. The exhibition of power left mystery around who would muster the courage to challenge him next, but Goldberg put the doubts to rest with a challenge for the champion the next night on Raw. Lashley would initially turn down the proposal, but after MVP fell victim to an earth-shattering Spear from the WWE Hall of Famer the following week, the WWE Champion obliged the SummerSlam offer. (Read Full Preview)

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