Countdown to WWE SummerSlam 2014 !

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WWE's big summer event is here!

A poster of WWE SummerSlam 2014

World Wrestling Entertainment’s 27th annual SummerSlam event kicks off at 8 pm ET on Sunday from the Staples Center in Los Angeles. It will be the sixth straight year hosting the event for Staples, home to the NBA’s Lakers and Clippers, as well as the NHL’s Kings. 

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The annual August event is the third-longest-running WWE pay-per-view and generally the second- or third-biggest event the WWE runs each year. The first SummerSlam took place in August 1988 at Madison Square Garden in New York and showcased the Mega Powers (Hulk Hogan and Randy Savage) defeating the Mega Bucks (Ted DeBiase and Andre the Giant). 

Expect WWE CEO Vince McMahon to put on a big-time show Sunday night at SummerSlam

This year's show is headlined by John Cena vs. Brock Lesnar for the WWE World Heavyweight Championship. Other matches include: Stephanie McMahon vs. Brie Bella; Roman Reigns vs. Randy Orton; Dean Ambros vs. Seth Rollins; AJ Lee vs. Paige; Jack Swagger vs. Rusev; Chris Jericho vs. Bray Wyatt and The Miz vs Dolph Ziggler.

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