SummerSlam (2012)

WWE's 2012 SummerSlam pay-per-view

SummerSlam (2012) was a professional wrestling pay-per-view show made by WWE. It was held on August 19, 2012 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California. It was the twenty-fifth yearly SummerSlam event that was held by the WWE.

SummerSlam (2012)
Tagline(s)The Perfect Storm
"Don't Give Up" by Kevin Rudolf
DateAugust 19, 2012
VenueStaples Center
CityLos Angeles, California
Pay-per-view chronology
Money in the Bank (2012) SummerSlam (2012) Night of Champions (2012)
SummerSlam chronology
SummerSlam (2011) SummerSlam (2012) SummerSlam (2013)


# Matches Stipulations Times
Pre-show Antonio Cesaro (with Aksana) defeated Santino Marella (c)[1] Singles match for the WWE United States Championship 5:08
1 Chris Jericho defeated Dolph Ziggler (with Vickie Guerrero)[2] Singles match 13:05
2 Daniel Bryan defeated Kane[3] Singles match 8:02
3 The Miz (c) defeated Rey Mysterio[4] Singles match for the WWE Intercontinental Championship 9:09
4 Sheamus (c) defeated Alberto Del Rio (with Ricardo Rodriguez)[5] Singles match for the World Heavyweight Championship 11:22
5 R-Truth and Kofi Kingston (c) defeated Prime Time Players (Titus O'Neil and Darren Young)[6] Tag team match for the WWE Tag Team Championship 7:07
6 CM Punk (c) defeated John Cena and The Big Show[7] Triple threat match[broken anchor] for the WWE Championship 12:34
7 Brock Lesnar (with Paul Heyman) defeated Triple H[8] Singles match 18:45
(c) – refers to the champion(s) heading into the match


  1. "Antonio Cesaro def. United States Champion Santino Marella". WWE. Retrieved 2013-12-18.
  2. "Chris Jericho def. Dolph Ziggler". WWE. Retrieved 2013-12-18.
  3. "Daniel Bryan def. Kane". WWE. Retrieved 2013-12-18.
  4. "Intercontinental Champion The Miz def. Rey Mysterio". WWE. Retrieved 2013-12-18.
  5. "World Heavyweight Champion Sheamus def. Alberto Del Rio". WWE. Retrieved 2013-12-18.
  6. "WWE Tag Team Champions Kofi Kingston & R-Truth def. The Prime Time Players". WWE. Retrieved 2013-12-18.
  7. "WWE Champion CM Punk def. John Cena, Big Show". WWE. Retrieved 2013-12-18.
  8. "Brock Lesnar def. Triple H". WWE. Retrieved 2013-12-18.

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