SummerSlam 1991 News Archive

Five-Star Match of the Week: Bret Hart vs. Mr. Perfect - Intercontinental Championship Match, SummerSlam 1991

Every Wednesday, WWE Classics and Greatest Matches team up with WWE Superstars for the Five-Star Match of the Week. This week, 3MB's frontman Heath Slater picks what some consider the greatest Intercontinental Championship Match of all time, but others disagree. You decide!

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Event Venue

Madison Square Garden - New York, NY Madison Square Garden is called the world's most famous arena, and it's also WWE's home away from home. Although WWE's headquarters are located in Stamford, CT, MSG has long been viewed as WWE's unofficial home. It was the birthplace of...

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Main Event

  Hulk Hogan & Ultimate Warrior vs. Sgt. Slaughter, Col. Mustafa & Gen. Adnan -- Handicap Tag Team Match with Sid as the special guest referee This was the ultimate battle of good vs. evil. With such noted rule breakers as Iraqi-sympathizer Sgt. Slaughter and his...

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Full Event Results

SUMMERSLAM 19916-Man Tag Team MatchRicky Steamboat, Davey Boy Smith and Texas Tornado def. The Warlord and Power & GloryIntercontinental Championship MatchBret "Hit Man" Hart def. Mr. Perfect to become new championThe Natural Disasters def. The BushwackersMillion Dollar...

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Also in 1991

The following events also occurred in 1991... Grunge became the latest musical trend with bands like Nirvana, Soundgarden and Pearl Jam hitting it bigHip Hop also had a good year with Naughty By Nature's O.P.P. and Marky Mark's Good Vibrations. Garth Brooks introduced himself...

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