Summerslam 2002 Image Gallery
Date: August 25, 2002 (14,797 fans)
Location: Uniondale, NY - Nassau Coliseum
Announcers: Jim Ross & Jerry Lawler (RAW Matches)
Announcers: Michael Cole & Tazz (Smackdown! Matches)
Ring Announcer: Tony Chimel & Howard Finkle share duties

Undisputed Title: The Rock vs Brock Lesnar.
Intercontinental Title: Chris Benoit vs Rob Van Dam.
Tag Team Titles: Lance Storm & Christian vs Booker & Goldust.
Grudge Match: Shawn Michaels vs Triple H.
Grudge Match: Ric Flair vs Chris Jericho.
Grudge Match: Test vs Undertaker.
Grudge Match: Eddie Guerrero vs Edge.
Grudge Match: Kurt Angle vs Rey Mysterio.

  1. HEAT:
    • SORRY: I missed the first Half.
    • VIDEO PACKAGE: Rock's Work Out Regime..
    • INTERVIEW: Terri & Ric Flair
      • Ric talks about his history with Jericho..
      • Ric says he might be the oldest ride in the park but it has the longest line..
      • Whhhoooo!
    • VIDEO PACKAGE: Triple H vs Shawn Michaels..
    • MATCH: Spike Dudley def eats Steven Richards..
    • VIDEO PACKAGE: Brock Lesnar's road to Summerslam..

    • The usual video package to pump you up!

  3. OPENER: Kurt Angle vs Rey Mysterio..
    • Rey hit the 619 & the West Coast Pump..
    • Angle reverses the hurancanrana into the anklelock submission..
    • Rey taps out giving Kurt Angle the win..
    • Clean finish..

  4. BACKSTAGE: Stephanie McMahon.
    • Steph sends a messenger to tell Bischoff to "top that!"
    • As it turns out, Steph & Eric are sharing offices tonight!

  5. MATCH: Ric Flair vs Chris Jericho..
    • Jericho puts Flair in the figure-four..
    • Contraversy about weather or not Flair tapped out..
    • Referee says the match continues..
    • Flair beat him in the middle with a figure four of his own.

  6. MATCH: Edge vs Eddie Guerrero..
    • Eddie really worked over Edge's shoulder during this match..
    • Edge got the win with the spear.

  7. PROMO: The UnAmericans..
    • UnAmericans did an anti-Nassau promo, saying they were unresponsive to world class athletes..
    • Storm said that the crowd would probably sit on their hands the entire match..

  8. TAG TEAM TITLE MATCH: Lance Storm & Christian vs Booker T & Goldust..
    • Test interfers and kicks Booker in the face!
    • Storm & Christian retain..

  9. BACKSTAGE: Eric Bischoff & Nidia..
    • Nidia molests some guy backstage..
    • Eric says that Nidia knows a womans place in the business..
    • Eric says Nidia would be a great addition to RAW..

  10. IC TITLE MATCH: Chris Benoit vs Rob Van Dam..
    • Chimel announced Chris Benoit..
    • Finkle announced Rob Van Dam..
    • Ross & Lawler call the match..
    • Van Dam won clean with the frog splash to take the belt to Raw.

  11. BACKSTAGE: Eric Bischoff & Stephanie McMahon..
    • Bischoff celebrated RVDs bringing the IC TITLE back to RAW..
    • Stephanie just laughed in his face confusing Eric..
    • ~I guess another rematch clause was inserted or has Steph stolen RVD?

  12. MATCH: Undertaker vs Test..
    • Storm & Christian interfered and were both choke slammed..
    • Undertaker with a tombstone piledriver.
    • Undertaker puts Test in the 'rest in peace' position..
    • Undertaker waves an American flag after the match..

  13. MATCH: Triple H vs Shawn Michaels..
    • They went 27:00 and totally stole the show.
    • Michaels hit an elbow drop off a ladder and a plancha through a table.
    • Michaels pinned him with a cradle after blocking the pedigree.
    • Both wrestlers bled..
    • HHH attacked him after with a sledge hammer to the back twice.
    • Michaels is stretchered out of the building.

  14. BACKSTAGE: Howard Finkle + Trish Stratus + Lilian Garcia..
    • Trish is hitting on Howard Finkle..
    • Lilian sneaks up behind him and low blows him!!
    • Good job Lilian!!!

  15. MAIN EVENT: The Rock vs Brock Lesnar..
    • Lesnar won with the F-5 clean in the middle.
    • Playing up Lesnar as youngest champ in history.

  16. FADE TO BLACK....
    • After the PPV ended ..
    • Rock was visibly angry at the crowd reaction..
    • The idea was that he'd do a post-show mic speech for the live crowd..
    • Every time he tried to talk they booed him out of the building. ..
    • He ended up saying, "It doesn't matter where the Rock comes back to!" to play off the booing...
    • He then teased "If you smell," he held up and said "No more sing along with the Rock," ..
    • He left doing heel mannerisms from his old days with the Nation.

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