WWE SummerSlam: Jinder Mahal beats Shinsuke Nakamura to retain WWE Championship

first_imgJinder Mahal’s run as the WWE Champion continued as he beat Shinsuke Nakamura to retain his WWE Championship in its latest pay-per-view WWE Summerslam at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York.Nakamura, who walked in with his special electrifying violin entrance was a favourite to win the title at the biggest party of the summer but Mahal prevailed somehow against Nakamura’s strong style.Nakamura started the match strongly, grappling Jinder from behind but the Canadian escaped and held the former NXT Champion in a wrist hold, but ‘The Artist’ used his athleticism to escape.Nakamura, with all the crowd’s support behind him, was taunting the champion asking him to bring it on and Jinder did so as well. Then it was the champion who taunted back, asking Nakamura to step up now.The crowd was in it, continuously chanting for The King Of Strong Style while mocking the champion by repeatedly reminding him of his failed gimmick as the member of the ‘3MB’ in the past.The Modern Day Maharaja replied in fine fashion by catching Nakamura in a nasty submission move but was reversed by Shinsuke followed by a few vicious kicks. Nakamura then landed a knee to the midsection and had Jinder locked into a triangle lock, but Jinder got his feet on the rope in time.Finally, Nakamura had Jinder in position for a Kinshasa, but the champion avoided it and countered with a knee to his head. But in his quest to turn on the ante, Mahal looked to hit the Japanese hard only to run into the ring post.advertisementWWE PhotoNakamura was again lining him up for his finishing maneuver but this time the Singh Brothers prevented him from hitting the Kinshasa. But they failed to do any major harm as they were kicked and then hit with the Kinshasa.However, Jinder used the distraction and hit the Khallas to pin Nakamura and ended the Japanese’s main roster undefeated streak as he continued his run as the champion.Other results:WWE Universal title: Brock Lesnar (C) def. Braun Strowman, Samoa Joe and Roman ReignsWWE United States Championship: AJ Styles (C) def. Kevin OwensWWE RAW tag team championship: Seth Rollins and Dean Ambrose def. Sheamus and Cesaro (C)WWE RAW Women’s championship: Sasha Banks defeated Alexa Bliss (C)WWE SmackDown Live Women’s championship: Natalya defeated Naomi (C)WWE SmackDown Live Tag Team Championships: The Usos defeated The New Day (C)Finn Balor defeated Bray WyattRandy Orton defeated RusevBig Cass defeated The Big ShowJohn Cena defeated Baron Corbinlast_img

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