Night of Champions (2011)

WWE's 2011 Night of Champions pay-per-view

Night of Champions (2012) was a professional wrestling event that was done by World Wrestling Entertainment. It happened on September 18th, 2012[1] at the First Niagra Centre in Buffalo, New York.[2] It was the 4th Annual Night of Champions event, and the 11th overall. Seven matches were played.

Night of Champions (2012)
Tagline(s)It's a Night You Will Never Forget
"Magika" by Two Steps from Hell
PromotionWorld Wrestling Entertainment
DateSeptember 18, 2012
VenueFirst Niagara Center
CityBuffalo, New York
Pay-per-view chronology
SummerSlam (2012) Night of Champions (2012) Hell in a Cell (2012)
Night of Champions chronology
Night of Champions (2011) Night of Champions (2012) Night of Champions (2013)


# Matches Stipulations Times[3]
Dark Daniel Bryan defeated Heath Slater Singles match[4] n/a
1 Air Boom (Evan Bourne and Kofi Kingston) (c) defeated The Miz and R-Truth by disqualification Tag team match[broken anchor] for the WWE Tag Team Championship[5] 9:55
2 Cody Rhodes (c) defeated Ted DiBiase Singles match for the WWE Intercontinental Championship[6] 9:45
3 Dolph Ziggler (c) (with Vickie Guerrero) defeated Jack Swagger, Alex Riley and John Morrison Fatal 4-Way match[broken anchor] for the WWE United States Championship[7] 8:20
4 Mark Henry defeated Randy Orton (c) Singles match for the World Heavyweight Championship[8] 13:07
5 Kelly Kelly (c) (with Eve Torres) defeated Beth Phoenix (with Natalya) Singles match for the WWE Divas Championship[9] 6:34
6 John Cena defeated Alberto Del Rio (c) (with Ricardo Rodriguez) Singles match for the WWE Championship[10] 17:34
7 Triple H defeated CM Punk No Disqualification match; If CM Punk would have won, Triple H would have to resign as COO of WWE[11] 24:10
(c) – refers to the champion(s) heading into the match


  1. "Light Strike presents WWE Night of Champions". WWE. Retrieved 2012-08-15.
  2. "WWE presents Night of Champions". HSBC Arena. Retrieved 2012-08-15.
  3. Eck, Kevin (2011-09-18). "Night of Champions thoughts". The Baltimore Sun. Retrieved 2011-09-20.[permanent dead link]
  4. "WWE Night of Champions dark match result". Pro Retrieved 18 September 2011.
  5. "WWE Tag Team Champions Kofi Kingston & Evan Bourne vs. The Miz & R-Truth". WWE. Retrieved September 9, 2011.
  6. "WWE Intercontinental Champion Cody Rhodes vs. Ted DiBiase". WWE. Retrieved September 16, 2011.
  7. "WWE United States Champion Dolph Ziggler vs. Jack Swagger vs. Alex Riley vs. John Morrison". WWE. Retrieved September 12, 2011.
  8. "WWE World Heavyweight Champion Randy Orton vs. Mark Henry". WWE. Retrieved September 9, 2011.
  9. "WWE Divas Champion Kelly Kelly vs. Beth Phoenix". WWE. Retrieved September 5, 2011.
  10. "WWE Champion Alberto Del Rio vs. John Cena". WWE. Archived from the original on August 15, 2012. Retrieved August 23, 2011.
  11. "CM Punk vs. Triple H". WWE. Retrieved August 29, 2011.

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