Shawn Michaels, Booker T & Natalya will host the WWE SummerSlam Kickoff Show, starting at 7:00 PM ET. The pre-show event will also feature Dean Ambrose defending his United States Championship. The show will be an hour long as opposed to the half hour Kickoff shows they've done in the past.
August 12, 2013 10:55 PM EDT Update: Ambrose will defend the title against Rob Van Dam, who won a number one contender battle royal on this week's episode of WWE Monday Night Raw.
WWE SummerSlam 2013 will take place Sunday, August 18, 2013 from the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California. We’ll have exclusive live play-by-play coverage here at WrestlingNewsWorld.com.