On Aug. 17, John Cena will enter Staples Center for a WWE World Heavyweight Championship match against Brock Lesnar that will headline the annual SummerSlam pay-per-view.
Already enhanced by some stellar mic work on the part of Cena and Lesnar spokesman Paul Heyman, the feud figures to attract thousands of viewers to the WWE Network for the contest.
It is hardly Cena's first high-profile SummerSlam bout. Since 2004, the leader of the Cenation has thrilled audiences and captivated fans with memorable matches against Hall of Famer Booker T, Chris Jericho, Batista, Big Show and CM Punk.
His wars with Randy Orton and Edge helped define him as a performer and solidify him as the face of a generation.
In preparation for the older, wiser and more experienced Cena's latest contest at the summertime spectacular, relive his epic clashes with a countdown of his greatest SummerSlam opponents.