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WWF Championship: Shawn Michaels vs. Vader, Boiler Room Brawl: Mankind vs. The Undertaker, Tag Team Championship: Smoking Gunns vs. The Godwins vs. The New Rockers vs. The Bodydonnas, Jerry Lawler vs. Jake Roberts, The British Bulldog vs. Sycho Sid, Owen Hart vs. Savio Vega, Goldust vs. Marc Mero Written by Anonymous

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Opposites Attack!

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Final SummerSlam appearance for Jake "The Snake" Roberts. See more »

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Paul Bearer: [after He turned on the Undertaker] I'm Paul Bearer and You're Not!
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1 July 2002 | by (Vancouver, B.C.) – See all my reviews

WWE Champion Shawn Michaels defended against the 400-pound Vader in the main event of SummerSlam 1996, billed as "Opposites Attack!" Michaels pinned the mastodon following a moonsault to retain his championship. The successful title defense came in the midst of an eight-month championship reign for the Heartbreak Kid -- the longest WWE Championship reign in almost a decade

Owen Hart pinned Savio Vega Tag Team Champions the Smoking Gunns defeated the Body Donnas, the New Rockers and the Godwinns in a Fatal Fourway Match Sycho Sid pinned the British Bulldog Goldust pinned Marc Mero Jerry Lawler pinned Jake "The Snake" Roberts Mankind defeated Undertaker in a Boiler Room Brawl WWE Champion Shawn Michaels pinned Vader

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