Night of Champions (2013)

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Night of Champions (2013)
PromotionWorld Wrestling Entertainment
DateSeptember 15, 2013
VenueJoe Louis Arena
CityDetroit, Michigan
Pay-per-view chronology
SummerSlam (2013) Night of Champions (2013) WWE Battleground
Night of Champions chronology
Night of Champions (2012) Night of Champions (2013) TBA

Night of Champions (2013) was a professional wrestling pay-per-view show made by World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE). It was held on September 15, 2013 at the Joe Louis Arena in Detroit, Michigan. It was the seventh yearly event with the "Night of Champions" name. Similar to the last five events, the concept of the show was that every championship in the company was defended at the event.

Matches[change | change source]

# Matches Stipulations Times
Night of Champions Kickoff (Pre-show) The Prime Time Players (Darren Young and Titus O'Neil) defeated Tons of Funk (Brodus Clay and Tensai), The Usos (Jimmy & Jey Uso), 3MB (Heath Slater and Drew McIntyre) (with Jinder Mahal) and The Real Americans (Jack Swagger and Antonio Cesaro) (with Zeb Colter)[1] Singles match 11:14
1 Curtis Axel (c) (with Paul Heyman) defeated Kofi Kingston[2] Singles match for the WWE Intercontinental Championship 13:56
2 AJ Lee (c) defeated Natalya, Brie Bella and Naomi by submission[3] Fatal four-way match for the WWE Divas Championship 05:40
3 Rob Van Dam (with Ricardo Rodriguez) defeated Alberto Del Rio (c) by disqualification[4] Singles match for the World Heavyweight Championship 13:07
4 The Miz defeated Fandango (with Summer Rae) by submission[5] Singles match 07:39
5 Paul Heyman and Curtis Axel defeated CM Punk[6] No Disqualification elimination two-on-one handicap match; if Heyman did not compete, he would have been fired from the WWE. 15:22
6 Dean Ambrose (c) defeated Dolph Ziggler Singles match for the WWE United States Championship[7] 09:37
7 The Shield (Roman Reigns and Seth Rollins) (c) defeated The Prime Time Players (Titus O'Neil and Darren Young)[8] Tag team match for the WWE Tag Team Championship 06:59
8 Daniel Bryan defeated Randy Orton (c)[9] Singles match for the WWE Championship 17:38
(c) – refers to the champion(s) heading into the match

References[change | change source]

  1. "The Prime Time Players def. The Usos, Tons of Funk, The Real Americans and 3MB (Tag Team Turmoil No. 1 Contender's Match)". WWE. Retrieved 2013-10-30.
  2. "Intercontinental Champion Curtis Axel def. Kofi Kingston". WWE. Retrieved 2013-10-30.
  3. "Divas Champion AJ Lee won a Fatal 4-Way Match". WWE. Retrieved 2013-10-30.
  4. "Rob Van Dam def. World Heavyweight Champion Alberto Del Rio (Disqualification)". WWE. Retrieved 2013-10-30.
  5. "The Miz def. Fandango". WWE. Retrieved 2013-10-30.
  6. "Paul Heyman & Intercontinental Champion Curtis Axel def. CM Punk (No Disqualification Handicap Elimination Match)". WWE. Retrieved 2013-10-30.
  7. "United States Champion Dean Ambrose def. Dolph Ziggler". WWE. Retrieved 2013-10-30.
  8. "WWE Tag Team Champions The Shield def. The Prime Time Players". WWE. Retrieved 2013-10-30.
  9. "Daniel Bryan def. WWE Champion Randy Orton". WWE. Retrieved 2013-10-30.

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