Here is the full match card & predictions for WWE SummerSlam 2021
that is Scheduled to take place on August 21, 2021, from Allegiant Stadium in Las Vegas, Nevada.
SummerSlam 2021 will be the thirty-fourth event under the SummerSlam chronology. WWE made their official announcement on NBC that SummerSlam will take place from Allegiant Stadium in Las Vegas on Saturday, August 21 at 8 pm ET/5 pm PT, marking the first time the annual event has been held at an NFL stadium.
SummerSlam 2021 Confirmed Match Card
Raw Women's Championship Match:
Nikki A.S.H Vs. Rhea Ripley Vs. Charlotte Flair
At SummerSlam, newly crowned Raw Women’s Champion Nikki A.S.H. will attempt to retain her title against Charlotte Flair and Rhea Ripley in a Triple Threat Match!
When The Queen and The Nightmare both verbally confronted The Almost Superhero on July 26, 2021, episode of Raw. WWE Officials Adam Pearce and Sonya Deville decided to make a Triple Threat Match for the Raw Women's Title official for SummerSlam.
As noted, multiple rumors circulated around the return of Becky Lynch at Money In The Bank, but nothing would show up at the end of the show. Becky Lynch was supposed to be in the title clash with Charlotte Flair who defeated Rhea Ripley to become the new Raw Women's Champion at Money In The Bank, but then within 24 hours, she lost the title to Nikki ASH.
Universal Championship Match: Roman Reigns(c) Vs. John Cena--If Reigns loses, he leaves WWE
The greatest of the all-time is set to run a showdown with "The Head Of The Table" Roman Reigns at SummerSlam 2021.
After Universal Champion Roman Reigns flat-out denied the challenge of 16-time World Champion John Cena in favor of one from Finn Bálor on SmackDown, The Head of the Table looked to sign the contract for his showdown against The Prince at “Your Summer Vacation Destination,” SummerSlam, on Aug. 21!
During the segment, Balor was about to sign the contract, but he was attacked by Baron Corbin. Corbin took out Balor and was going to sign his name on the contract. As he was about to sign, John Cena ran down to the ring to stop him.
Cena then signed the contract himself and handed it to Adam Pearce. In a backstage talk with Paul Heyman, Adam Pearce confirmed that Cena will get the title shot against Reigns at SummerSlam.
WWE Championship Match: Bobby Lashley(c) Vs. Goldberg
Bobby Lashley Vs. Goldberg is officially locked in for the WWE title clash at this event. However, an official announcement from WWE confirmed the news.
As previously rumored, Dave Meltzer of the Wrestling Observer Newsletter noted that while Brock Lesnar vs. Bobby Lashley is a match that fans want to see, but it is unlikely to take place at SummerSlam.
On July 19, episode of Raw, Ironically, the WWE Champion won the match against Keith Lee with a Spear, only to be immediately confronted by the master of the Spear, WWE Hall of Famer Goldberg, who issued a bold challenge with just two words: “I’m next!”
On August 2nd edition of Raw, Goldberg once again returned to WWE, apparently to plant the seeds for the match. Later on that night, Bobby Lashley accepted the challenge. This will be his second match of 2021. The first one he lost to then-WWE Champion Drew McIntyre at the Royal Rumble pay-per-view back in January.
WWE SmackDown Tag Team Championship: The Usos vs. Rey & Dominik Mysterio
SmackDown Tag Team Championship match has been added to SummerSlam 2021.
The Usos won the titles from the Mysterios at WWE Money in the Bank. Since then, a battle of one-upmanship has unfolded on SmackDown, starting when Jey Uso gave the assist to his brother, Jimmy, in a victory over Dominik.
Rey Mysterio has also scored a singles victory against Jimmy. Recently, they teamed up with John Cena against Roman Reigns & The Usos in a dark match.
SmackDown Women's Championship: Bianca Belair Vs. Sasha Banks
Bianca Belair Vs. Sasha Banks is one of the best-anticipated matches for this year's WWE SummerSlam Pay-Per-View.
At WrestleMania, Belair defeated Banks to win the SmackDown Women's Championship, marking her first title in her career. On July 30th edition of SmackDown, Banks officially returned, apparently turning on Bianca Belair.
On August 6, Banks said that she is back to reclaim the spotlight that she created. Belair responded to Banks with confidence, challenging her to a title match at SummerSlam on Saturday, August 21.
Singles Match: Edge Vs. Seth Rollins
WWE Hall of Famer Edge vs. Seth Rollins is now official for SummerSlam. On August 6, episode of SmackDown, Edge ended up challenging Rollins for SummerSlam, The back & forth got heated and personal between the two, which led to Rollins accepting the SummerSlam challenge.
Edge would indeed want to manifest the anger after Seth Rollins cost him the Universal Title Match against Roman Reigns at Money In The Bank. Seth Rollins who declared he wanted “next” for the Universal Title, despite losing the Money in the Bank Ladder Match, ran in through the audience and leveled Edge with a kick to the back of his head at MITB
After the bell, Rollins and Edge brawled through the WWE Universe. Now for sure, there is no Doubt on Edge wanting to settle the score with Seth Rollins.
United States Title Match: Sheamus(c) Vs. Damian Priest
US Champion Sheamus vs. Damian Priest at SummerSlam is official.
On August 9th edition of WWE Raw, both Sheamus and Damian Priest had a face-off just before Priest match against John Morrison. After the match, Damian Priest challenged Sheamus for the US title match at SummerSlam. Sheamus immediately appeared and accepted the challenge.
Drew McIntyre Vs. Jinder Mahal--Veer and Shanky are banned from ringside
The deep-seated rivalry will have the conclusion at WWE SummerSlam 2021.
The Modern Day Maharaja has set his sights on his old teammate ever since his return to Raw. Mahal and his towering associates Veer & Shanky thwarted McIntyre’s attempt to climb the ladder at WWE Money in the Bank.
The Scottish Warrior by slaying his opponent’s prized vehicle and turned to his trusted sword when the odds have been stacked against him.
Eva Marie Vs. Alexa Bliss
On last week’s August 9th edition of WWE Raw, Alexa Bliss defeated Doudrop via rollup after Lilly the Doll winked at Doudrop to distract her.
On this August 16th edition of Raw, confirmed that Eva will go one-on-one with Alexa Bliss at SummerSlam.
Raw Tag Team Titles: AJ Styles & Omos Vs. RK-Bro (Randy Orton & Riddle)
AJ Styles & Omos Vs. RK-Bro (Randy Orton & Riddle) is one of the highly-anticipated matches. Randy Orton and Riddle as a tag have left no stone unturned to allure the fans.
This would add multi-extra interest for the fans to feel it like WrestleMania. On August 16th edition of WWE Raw, RK-Bro once again reunited and challenged Styles & Omos for the titles on the biggest stage of them.
RK-Bro(Randy Orton & Riddle)
SummerSlam 2021 Predicted Match Card
WWE SummerSlam 2021 Timing & Date Schedule
WWE SummerSlam 2021 event will take place on August 21, 2021, live from Allegiant Stadium in Las Vegas, Nevada. SummerSlam 2021 begins at 8 p.m. ET on Saturday, August 21, 2021, and a kickoff show one hour prior to the main card at 7 p.m. ET.
What Time is WWE SummerSlam 2021 In US?
The event is set to stream live on Peacock at 8 p.m. ET / 5 p.m. PT (Saturday, August 21). The pre-show starts one hour earlier, at 7 p.m. ET / 4 p.m. ET. New subscribers can pay $5 per month for its regular service, and $10 per month for its premium service with no ads.
What Time is WWE SummerSlam 2021 In UK?
WWE presents SummerSlam 2021 Saturday (August 21) with all the action on the main card kicking off at 1 am for fans in the UK.
What Time is WWE SummerSlam 2021 In Australia:
SummerSlam will begin at 10 am (AEST) here in Australia and run for approximately three and a half hours. The Kickoff pre-show will begin at 9 am and run for one hour on the WWE Network or any of WWE's social platforms.
What Time is WWE SummerSlam 2021 In India?
WWE SummerSlam 2021 will be available via WWE Network and in India, you can catch all the live-action on ( August 22, 2021) at 5.30 AM IST exclusively on SONY TEN 1 & SONY TEN 3 Channels, while, kickoff show starts at 4:30.
WWE SummerSlam 2021 Ticket Price/How To Buy
Tickets for WWE SummerSlam 2021 will be available on Ticketmaster
starting on Fri, Jun 18 10:00 am PDT. Tickets are expected to be somewhat between $280 to $300. While, if you want to buy the combo pass then, they are required to spend around $500 to $600.
WWE SummerSlam 2021 Logo
WWE SummerSlam 2021 Pre-event Facts:
--The event will be the first to take place on a Saturday since the 1992 event, although it will be the first to air live on a Saturday.
--This will mark the second SummerSlam to be held in a football stadium, with the foremost being the 1992 event at Wembley Stadium in Wembley, London, England, but the first to be held in a National Football League stadium in the United States.
--SummerSlam will also be held on the same night as the Manny Pacquiao vs. Errol Spence Jr. boxing match, which will take place at the nearby T-Mobile Arena.
--It will be the first WWE event to air live in theaters.
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