SummerSlam (2015)
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Theme song(s) "Big Summer" by CFO$
"Cool for the Summer" by Demi Lovato
Promotion WWE
Date August 23, 2015
Venue Barclays Center
City Brooklyn, New York City, New York
Pay-per-view chronology
Battleground (2015) SummerSlam (2015) Night of Champions (2015)
SummerSlam chronology
SummerSlam (2014) SummerSlam (2015)

SummerSlam (2015) was professional wrestling pay-per-view (PPV) event produced by WWE. It took place on August 23, 2015, at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York City, New York. It was the twenty-eighth event under the SummerSlam chronology, and the first since 2008 to be held outside of Los Angeles as Staples Center was the exclusive home for SummerSlam from 2009 to 2014. This was the 8th SummerSlam to be held in New York metropolitan area after the 1988, 1989, 1991, 1997, 1998, 2002, and 2007 editions. The Izod Center was originally supposed to host SummerSlam, but due to its closure in April 2015, the event was moved to the Barclays Center. The event was also the first in the SummerSlam chronology to be four hours in length, a length previously reserved only for WrestleMania.

Eleven matches were planned as Randy Orton cashed in his Money in the Bank contract twelve were held.


No. Results Stipulations Times
1P Curtis Axel and Cameron defeated The Authority (Triple H and Stephanie McMahon Mixed tag team match for the vacant WWE Mixed Tag Team Championship 9:57
2 The Four Horsewomen (Charlotte and Becky Lynch) (with Paige and Bayley) (c) defeated Team Bella (Nikki Bella and Brie Bella) (with Alicia Fox) and Team B.A.D. (Naomi and Tamina) (with Sasha Banks) Triple threat tag team elimaination match for the WWE Divas Tag Team Championship 12:06
3 Ryback (c) defeated Big Show and The Miz Triple threat match for the WWE Intercontinental Championship 5:34
4 The Empire of Pain (Dean Ambrose and Roman Reigns) defeated The Prime Time Players (Titus O'Neil and Darren Young) (c), The New Day (Big E and Kofi Kingston) (with Xavier Woods) and The Wyatt Family (Bray Wyatt and Luke Harper) Fatal 4-Way elimination Tag team match for WWE Tag Team Championship 16:32
5 Stephen Amell and Neville defeated The Cosmic Kings (Stardust and King Barrett) Tag team match 7:36
6 Natalya defeated Women's Champion Sasha Banks, Divas Champion Paige and Alicia Fox Fatal four-way for the WWE Women's Championship and the WWE Divas Championship 14:27
7 Dolph Ziggler (with Lana) vs. Rusev (with Summer Rae) ended in a double countout Singles match 11:50
8 James Harrison (c) defeated Mark Henry Singles match for the WWE United States Championship 17:57
9 Cesaro defeated Kevin Owens Singles match for the vacant Million Dollar Championship 14:21
10 Seth Rollins (c) defeated John Cena Singles match for the WWE World Heavyweight Championship; if Rollins is counted out or disqualified he will lose his championship 19:27
11 Randy Orton defeated Seth Rollins (c) Singles match for the WWE World Heavyweight Championship
This was Orton's Money in the Bank cash-in match.
12 The Undertaker defeated Brock Lesnar (with Paul Heyman) by submission No holds barred match 17:50
(c) – refers to the champion(s) heading into the match
P – indicates the match took place on the pre-show