Event Title

SummerSlam '97

Tagline

Hart & Soul

Date

August 3, 1997

Venue

Continental Airlines Arena in East Rutherford, New Jersey, United States of America, North America drawing 20,213

Commentators

Jerry Lawler
Jim Ross
Vince McMahon
  1. Mankind beat Hunter Hearst Helmsley (w/ Chyna) via escape from the cage in a Steel Cage Match (0:16:25)
  2. Goldust (w/ Marlena) beat Brian Pillman via pinfall (0:07:16)
    Stipulations: If Pillman loses this match, he would be forced to wear a dress the next night on Raw Is War
  3. The Legion of Doom (Hawk & Animal) beat The Godwinns (Henry O. & Phineas I. Godwinn) via pinfall when Hawk pinned Henry (0:09:51)
  4. WWF European Champion The British Bulldog beat Ken Shamrock via disqualification (0:07:29)
    Stipulations: If Bulldog loses this match, he would be forced to eat a can of dog food
  5. Los Boricuas (Savio Vega, Miguel Perez, Jose Estrada, & Jesus Castillo) beat The Disciples of Apocalypse (Crush, Chainz, Skull, & 8-Ball) via pinfall in a Eight-Man Tag Team Match when Perez pinned Chainz (0:09:07)
  6. Steve Austin beat WWF Intercontinental Heavyweight Champion Owen Hart via pinfall to win the WWF Intercontinental Heavyweight Championship (0:16:16)
    Stipulations: If Austin loses this match, he would be forced to kiss Owen Hart's butt
  7. Bret Hart beat WWF World Heavyweight Champion The Undertaker via pinfall to win the WWF World Heavyweight Championship (0:28:09)
    Stipulations: If Hart loses this match, he would never be allowed to wrestle in the United States of America again
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