WWE Summerslam Results (8/18) – Punk vs Lesnar, Bryan Wins WWE Title, Orton Leaves w/ Title In Controversial Fashion

Bill Pritchard

World Heavyweight Championship
Christian vs Alberto Del Rio (c)

Alberto applies a side headlock but Christian fights out, then he throws Alberto into the ropes but Alberto shoulder blocks him before Christian throws him outside. Christian goes for a baseball slide kick but Alberto avoids it, then they run back in the ring and Christian snaps Alberto's neck on the ropes. He heads up top but Alberto catches him with a step up enziguiri, then he puts Christian in the tree of woe position and kicks him in the face. Alberto sends him outside and kicks him before rolling him inside, then he applies an armbar but Christian fights out and kicks him in the face. Alberto flapjacks him and kicks him in the face, then he stretches him arm over the apron and lays Christian on the ropes, following up with a double stomp from the top rope.

Alberto dropkicks him and wraps his arm around the ropes, then he goes for another dropkick but Christian rolls away and Alberto hits the floor. Christian takes him down with a top rope crossbody, then they trade a few punches before Alberto stomps his shoulder and heads up top. Christian kicks him on the way down, then he hits a missile dropkick from the middle rope before hitting some mounted punches and going back up top. Alberto goes for a step up enziguiri but Christian ducks and hits a crossbody for two, then Alberto begs him to stop before headbutting him in the stomach. Christian tries for a Killswitch but Alberto blocks it, then Christian goes for a springboard but Alberto hits the Backstabber for two.

Alberto kicks him and goes for the Cross Armbreaker, but Christian tries to roll him up before Alberto hits a step up enziguiri and gets another near fall. Alberto goes to the middle rope but misses a back splash, then Christian hits a rolling elbow and calls for the Killswitch, but Alberto tackles him in the corner. He rams Christian with his shoulder and sets him up top, then Christian punches him a few times before trying for a sunset flip powerbomb. Alberto punches him but Christian comes back with a dropkick, then he hits a hurricanrana for two before going for a spear. Alberto dropkicks him and calls for the Cross Armbreaker, then Christian blocks it and punches him on the floor but Alberto comes back with a superkick for two.

Alberto pulls down his kneepad and goes for another superkick but Christian ducks and rolls him up for two, then he hits spear and grabs his injured shoulder in pain. Alberto rolls back over and puts him in the Cross Armbreaker, and Christian tries to roll to the ropes but Alberto keeps him put and gets him to tap out. Renee Young joins Alberto in the ring and asks if his happy about his win, and he says it's a great night because he's still champion. Alberto says he is representing all of the Latinos and Mexican people, and they need a idol when they are at the bottom. He says they already have a hero, and that is Alberto Del Rio, then he raises his championship in the air and laughs at the crowd.

Winner – Alberto Del Rio

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