WWE SummerSlam 2019

  • Date: August 11, 2019
  • Location: Scotiabank Arena in Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Highlights

  • Seth Rollins defeated Brock Lesnar clean for the second time in the same year
  • ‘The Fiend’ made his critically acclaimed debut with a win over Finn Balor
  • Aside from the Universal Championship, all other titles were defended
  • Trish Stratus was praised for her match with Charlotte Flair
  • Apollo Crews was disqualified because Rowan attacked Buddy Murphy

Event Card

UNIVERSAL CHAMPIONSHIP MATCH:
Seth Rollins defeated Brock Lesnar to become the new champion

WWE CHAMPIONSHIP MATCH:
Kofi Kingston and Randy Orton fought to a double countout draw

RAW WOMEN’S CHAMPIONSHIP MATCH:
Becky Lynch retained against Natalya

SMACKDOWN WOMEN’S CHAMPIONSHIP MATCH:
Bayley retained against Ember Moon

SINGLES MATCH:
Kevin Owens defeated Shane McMahon
** If Kevin Owens loses, he will be forced to quit WWE **

UNITED STATES CHAMPIONSHIP MATCH:
AJ Styles retained against Ricochet

SINGLES MATCH:
Goldberg defeated Dolph Ziggler

SINGLES MATCH:
Charlotte Flair defeated Trish Stratus

SINGLES MATCH:
‘The Fiend’ Bray Wyatt defeated Finn Balor

PRE SHOW CRUISERWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP MATCH:
Drew Gulak retained against Oney Lorcan

PRE SHOW WOMENS TAG TEAM CHAMPIONSHIP MATCH:
Alexa Bliss & Nikki Cross retained against The IIconics

PRE SHOW SINGLES MATCH:
Buddy Murphy defeated Apollo Crews by disqualification


Twelve matches were contested at the event, including three on the pre-show. In the main event, Seth Rollins defeated Brock Lesnar to win the Universal Championship for a second time.

In other prominent matches, Bray Wyatt in his new “Fiend” persona defeated Finn B├ílor, Charlotte Flair defeated Trish Stratus by submission, Kevin Owens defeated Shane McMahon to keep his job, Kofi Kingston fought Randy Orton to a double countout to retain the WWE Championship, and Goldberg defeated Dolph Ziggler.