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Encyclopedia > SummerSlam (1998)

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1998

SummerSlam 1998
Details
Promotion World Wrestling Federation
Brand(s)
Date August 30, 1998
Venue Madison Square Garden
City New York City, New York
Attendance
Buyrate
Pay-per-view chronology
Fully Loaded 1998 SummerSlam 1998 Breakdown

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(Note: Kane no showed for this match, which left Mankind without a partner.) A.C. Connor as DLo Brown. ... Sean Morley, better known as Val Venis or The Big Valbowski (born on March 6, 1971 in Oakville, Ontario) is a Canadian professional wrestler currently performing for World Wrestling Entertainment on the RAW brand. ... The Oddities were a professional wrestling stable in the WWF (now the WWE). ... Kaientai were a stable made in WWE which was made up of four Japanese wrestlers and one Japanese manger, these people were Taka Michinoku, Funaki, Dick Togo and Mens Teioh, the manager being Yamaguchi San. ... Adam Joseph Copeland (born October 30, 1973 in Orangeville, Ontario), is a Canadian professional wrestler, better known by his ring name, Edge. ... Rena Mero or Rena Merowitz in full (born Rena Greek August 8, 1967 in Jacksonville, Florida) is an American model, actress and professional wrestler. ... Marc Mero Marc Merowitz (born July 9, 1965) is an American professional wrestler, who worked for Total Nonstop Action Wrestling and World Championship Wrestling as Johnny B. Badd, and is best known for his appearances in the World Wrestling Federation as Marc Mero. ... Jacqueline Jackie Moore (born January 6, 1966 in Dallas, Texas) is an American actress and professional wrestler. ... Brian Gerard (B.G.) James (born May 20, 1970 in Marietta, Georgia) is an American professional wrestler, best known for his appearances with the World Wrestling Federation (WWF) as The Road Dogg Jesse James; a former member of D-Generation X, and the tag team partner of Billy Gunn, with... Mick Foley (born Michael Francis Foley on June 7, 1965 in Bloomington, Indiana) is an American professional wrestler and author. ... Kayfabe notice: Some events in this section and/or article are kayfabe and refer to events that take place in professional wrestling continuity. ...

  • Triple H defeated The Rock in a Ladder Match to win the Intercontinental Championship
  • WWF Champion Stone Cold Steve Austin pinned The Undertaker after a Stone Cold Stunner.
    • During The Undertaker's entrance, fireworks were scheduled to go off in the ring. Referee Earl Hebner was in the ring at the time, and someone could be heard yelling "Get out Earl!" Hebner barely escaped the ring before the fireworks went off.
    • There was also a big spot in this match where Undertaker placed Austin on the announce table. He then climbed up the turnbuckle and jumped off of it, hitting a Super Leg Drop on Austin through the table.

 
 

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