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Iron Maiden is coming to Manila

Nov 07, 2019 - 8:07 PM

The heavy metal rock band will headline the Pulp Summerslam XX musical festival in May 2020

RAW Deal: Lessons from the 2017 SummerSlam weekend

Aug 22, 2017 - 2:10 AM

SummerSlam has come and gone Here are a few points to take away from the weekend in wrestling

SUMMERSLAMMED. Brock Lesnar left the Barclays Center with the Universal Championship, and it’s clear that whoever does beat him one-on-one will get a monstrous rub. Photo from

RAW Deal: Predicting SummerSlam and NXT Takeover: Brooklyn III

Aug 19, 2017 - 3:37 PM

Here is the prediction for 18 matches at SummerSlam and NXT

RAW Deal: Hello, Brooklyn 2016

Aug 20, 2016 - 5:35 PM

The biggest summer party in WWE starts with NXT Takeover: Brooklyn and SummerSlam

SUMMER PARTY. Finn Balor and Seth Rollins of the RAW brand will face off for the first Universal tite. Photo from

Brock Lesnar comes out of retirement to fight at UFC 200

Jun 05, 2016 - 3:21 PM

Brock Lesnar will face an opponent to be determined at UFC 200 but remains under contract with WWE for a match at SummerSlam

THE BEAST IS BACK. Former heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar will be back in the Octagon. Photo by Jon Kopaloff/Getty Images/AFP

WATCH: John Cena slams former Daily Show host Jon Stewart

Aug 25, 2015 - 3:26 PM

Jon Stewart takes John Cena s Attitude Adjustment finisher impressively well for a 52 year old non athlete

U CAN'T SEE HIM. WWE wrestler John Cena gestures at the former host of The Daily Show after slamming him in Brooklyn. Photo from

Controversy hits SummerSlam as Undertaker gets revenge on Brock Lesnar

Aug 24, 2015 - 2:09 PM

The Undertaker gets his revenge on Brock Lesnar for ending his WrestleMania winning streak but the conclusion was not what anyone expected

DEADMAN WINS. The Undertaker with a leg drop on the ring apron on Brock Lesnar before winning their 2015 Summer Slam match – but not without controversy. Photo from

RAW Deal: Oh, the humanity

Jul 22, 2015 - 4:25 PM

There is a place for real stories such as these The only issue is that humanity might not actually be best for business

PHENOM. The Undertaker returned to seek revenge against Brock Lesnar, though not everyone is sure how to feel about it. Photo from

Hits and Misses: WWE SummerSlam 2014

Aug 20, 2014 - 11:44 PM

The passion of John Cena a chaotic lumberjack match a betrayal of twin proportions and more 9 99 WWE Network plugs Here are our thoughts on one of the most memorable SummerSlams – if not the best – of all time

ONE-SIDED VICTORY. Brock Lesnar conquered John Cena in a one-sided battle at SummerSlam for the WWE World Heavyweight Championship. Photos from

Predictions: WWE SummerSlam 2014

Aug 11, 2014 - 7:17 PM

Ryan Songalia and Michael Bueza weigh in on the matches at The Biggest Party of The Summer including John Cena vs Brock Lesnar for the WWE World Heavyweight Title and Stephanie McMahon vs Brie Bella