Event Title

SummerSlam '88

Tagline

Where the Mega-Powers Meet the Mega-Bucks

Date

August 29, 1988

Venue

Madison Square Garden in New York City, New York, United States of America, North America drawing 20,000

Ring Announcer

Howard Finkel

Commentators

Billy Graham
Gorilla Monsoon

Interviewers

Gene Okerlund
Sean Mooney
  1. The British Bulldogs (The Dynamite Kid & Davey Boy Smith) drew Jacques & Raymond Rougeau via time-limit draw (0:19:03)
  2. Bad News Brown beat Ken Patera via pinfall (0:06:33)
  3. Rick Rude (w/ Bobby Heenan) beat The Junkyard Dog via disqualification (0:06:18)
  4. The Powers of Pain (The Barbarian & The Warlord) (w/ The Baron) beat The Bolsheviks (Nikolai Volkoff & Boris Zhukov) via pinfall when Barbarian pinned Zhukov (0:05:27)
  5. The Ultimate Warrior beat WWF Intercontinental Heavyweight Champion The Honkytonk Man (w/ Jimmy Hart) via pinfall to win the WWF Intercontinental Heavyweight Championship (0:00:27)
    Notes: Warrior was a replacement for Brutus Beefcake
  6. Dino Bravo (w/ Frenchy Martin) beat Don Muraco via pinfall (0:05:28)
  7. WWF World Tag Team Champions Demolition (Ax & Smash) (w/ Mr. Fuji) beat The Hart Foundation (Bret Hart & Jim Neidhart) via pinfall when Smash pinned Hart (0:09:49)
  8. The Big Bossman (w/ Slick) beat Koko B. Ware via pinfall (0:05:57)
  9. Jake Roberts beat Hercules via pinfall (0:10:06)
  10. The Mega-Powers (WWF World Heavyweight Champion Randy Savage & Hulk Hogan) (w/ Miss Elizabeth) beat The Mega-Bucks (Ted DiBiase & Andre the Giant) (w/ Bobby Heenan & Virgil) via pinfall when Hogan pinned DiBiase (0:13:57)
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