WWE SummerSlam 2017: Shinsuke Nakamura defeats John Cena, to challenge Jinder Mahal for WWE title at the event

02 August 2017, 12:34 PM
Nakamura will face Jinder Mahal for the WWE title at SummerSlam
Nakamura will face Jinder Mahal for the WWE title at SummerSlam

The biggest event of the summer is all set to enthral the WWE universe as the company presents the thirtieth edition of SummerSlam. The pay per view will see Shinsuke Nakamura challenging Jinder Mahal for the WWE championship. The former NXT champion defeated John Cena in the main event of Smackdown to earn the right for a championship match.

The dream contest between two of the most popular stars on Smackdown saw Nakamura surviving two AA (Attitude Adjustments) from John Cena, and countering the third one to win the match. The Japanese wrestler hit his finishing move 'Kinshasa' to secure the victory on the sixteen-time world champion. After the match ended, Cena raised Nakamura's hand as a mark of respect. The King of strong style will be looking forward to win his first championship on the main roster.

WWE universe will witness an electrifying set up of matches at SummerSlam including a fatal four way between Brock Lesnar, Roman Reigns, Samoa Joe and Braun Strowman for the Universal title. The event will held at the Barlcays Center in brooklyn, New York on August 20, 2017.

First Published: Wednesday, August 02, 2017 08:46 AM

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