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SummerSlam: Brock Lesnar Defeats John Cena For WWE Championship

Mon, August 18, 2014 7:46am EDT by 29 Comments

In a shocking turn of events, WWE Superstar Brock Lesnar demolished John Cena at SummerSlam on Aug. 17 for the WWE Heavyweight Championship. Click to watch a video of highlights from the epic showdown!

SummerSlam 2014 wasn’t too good to John Cena, 37. The WWE Superstar lost the WWE World Heavyweight Championship to Brock Lesnar, 37, who completely owned John in the match with a series of F5s and constant vicious suplexes and brutal pummels to the face and ribs. It was demolition at its finest!

SummerSlam: Brock Lesnar Wins Against John Cena

The Brock Lesnar vs. John Cena face-off was quite the fight. The massive 6’3 wrestler decimated John at the SummerSlam event at the Staples Center in Los Angeles on Aug. 17.

The crowd watched as Brock continually german duplexed John and viciously jabbed John with his knee in the ribs on constant occasions. John got a few good punches and offense in, but he was no match for Brock. 

Brock would just throw John around like a rag doll and John weakened over the course of the match. Brock flashed a victorious grin as he continued to dominate the SummerSlam championship match-up.

During the match, Brock asked the referee to inquire with John on several occasions whether or not he was ready to give up, reports. Just like John’s towel said before the match, he was never going to “give up.”

The match lasted over 15 minutes and Brock reigned supreme. Brock eventually pulled John to his feet and showed off his signature move, the F5, on John for the three count, the outlet reports.

Brock is now your new WWE World Heavyweight Champion! Sorry Cenation, Brock had the upper hand in the ring this time around, but we have a feeling John will be coming back with a vengeance at their next match-up.

See what fans are saying about the epic match on Twitter!

SummerSlam: Full List Of Winners

(The WWE Superstar and Diva winners are bolded below.)

Pre-Show Match: Rob Van Dam vs. Cesaro

WWE Intercontinental Championship: The Miz vs. Dolph Ziggler (New Champion)

WWE Divas Championship: AJ Lee vs. Paige (New Champion)

Flag Match: Rusev vs. Jack Swagger

Lumberjack Match: Seth Rollins vs. Dean Ambrose

Grudge Match: Chris Jericho vs. Bray Wyatt

Grudge Match: Stephanie McMahon vs. Brie Bella

Grudge Match: Randy Orton vs. Roman Reigns

Many celebs got a first hand look at the showdowns. Anna Kendrick, 29, Brittany Snow, 29, Ronda Rousey, 27, Eric Stonestreet, 42, David Arquette, 42, ESPN’s Bill Simmons, 44, Michelle Beadle, 38, music mogul Rick Rubin, 51, Maria Menounos, 36, Saved by the Bell’s Dennis Haskins, 63, Jessmyn Duke, 28, Marina Shafir, 26, Shayna Baszler, 34, Fred Durst, 43, Hot Tub Time Machine’s Clark Duke, 29, Linda McMahon, 65, and The Ultimate Warrior’s family were all ringside for SummerSlam.

HollywoodLifers, what do you think of Brock defeating John? Did you enjoy SummerSlam? Let us know!

— Avery Thompson

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