Hell in a Cell is WWE’s annual pay-per-view event in which wrestlers fight in a cage of steel that covers the whole wrestling ring. It was added in 1997 and since then we have witnessed some of the wildest matches and moments in this event. So here are the top 10 best Hell in a Cell matches in WWE.
#10 The Usos Vs The New Day
In the 2017 Hell in a Cell match, it was The Usos facing The New Day for the SmackDown tag team championship. Big E and Xavier Woods were representing The New Day. The Usos won the match and took the title for the third time.
#9 Batista Vs Triple H
In the 2005 Hell in a Cell match, Batista and Triple H were fighting for the World Championship title. Triple H tried twice to defeat Batista but failed. He wanted to defeat him in the Hell in a Cell match but Batista won the match and again defended his title.
#8 Bayley Vs Sasha Banks
Old friends Bayley and Sasha Banks met in a Cell match for the SmackDown women’s championship in 2020. Bayley won her first Hell in a Cell match and won the title too.
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#7 Undertaker Vs Edge
Undertaker matches are the most-watched matches in WWE as you never know what is coming and the same thing happened with Edge in the 2008 Hell in a Cell match in SummerSlam. Undertaker won the match against Edge and after his victory, he gave Edge a Chokeslam from the top of a ladder.
#6 Undertaker Vs Triple H
You will expect a big and interesting match when you will hear the name of legends like Undertaker and Triple H. In 2012 Triple H faced Undertaker in a Hell in a Cell match in WrestleMania 28 where the guest referee was none other than Shawn Michaels. Undertaker won the match and it was respect between the three big wrestlers who stole the whole show of that night.
#5 Brock Lesnar Vs Undertaker
For the third time in a row, we are talking about an Undertaker match which shows what legacy this man carried in WWE. But it was not his match as the beast, Brock Lesner defeated him in the 2002 Hell in a Cell Match for the WWE championship. It was a bloody match and Brock celebrated his victory on the top of the Cell.
#4 Triple H Vs Cactus Jack
Triple H and Cactus Jack who was none other than Mankind (Foley) met in a Hell in a Cell match in 2000. Triple H defeated Jack in Royal Rumble before Hell in a Cell but this time Triple H put a condition in front of Jack where if he lost the match, he would end his career to which Jack agreed. Match ended with Triple H’s victory and he also smashed Jack through the top of the Cell.
#3 Kurt Angle Vs Stone cold Steve Austin Vs Triple H Vs Undertaker Vs Rikishi Vs the Rock
You cannot ask for more if you are getting a match between such names who were all top names at that time. It was a Hell in a Cell match between these 6 legends which witnessed some incredible moments. Match ended with Kurt Angle winning the match when he pinned Rock after Stone cold gave him a stunner and Kurt Angle was WWE champion in 2000 after that match.
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#2 Shawn Michaels Vs Undertaker
In 1997 it was for the first time when Hell in a Cell was introduced and the first match of the event was between two greats of that time Undertaker and Shawn Michaels. The match was full of blood where both Michaels and Undertaker gave their everything. It was almost Undertaker’s match when the red monster, Kane made his debut after a blackout in the ring. Kane gave a tombstone to his brother Undertaker and declared Michaels the winner of the match.
#1 Undertaker Vs Mankind
It was the second big match of the Hell in a Cell pay per view in 1999 between Undertaker and Mankind (Mike Foley) which will be always remembered. No match came to this match level as it raised the bar very high. Match will always be known for Undertaker giving Chokeslam to Mankind from the top of the Cell on the announcer’s table. It was a ring of the king match and Undertaker gave everything that fans wanted from him, what fans were waiting for in Hell in a Cell match.