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WWE: Night of Champions is a pay-per-view event presented by the WWE. The show runs three hours and is the one event where every championship from the World Heavy Weight Championship, WWE Championship, Tag Team Championship, Intercontinental Championship, United States Championship, and Diva's Championship are on the line. The event happens once a year and is taped in front of an audience of roughly 15,000 people and is in a different part of the country every year.

The pay-per-view was once known as Vengeance and has gone through a couple of name changes since 2008. The pay-per-view was known as Vengeance: Night of Champions before changing to WWE: Night of Champion in 2010 and has been known by that name since.

The 2012 WWE: Night of Champions event took place in Boston, Massachusetts on September 16th and was wrapped in controversy as many WWE pay-per-views are. The WWE Champion CM Punk faced the baby face of the company John Cena in Cena's home town. Cena was close to victory when he lost the chance to become the new championship; when CM Punk retained his title due to a draw, when both men were pinned with both men having their shoulders on the mat. In the World Heavy Weight Championship match Sheamuas would defeat Alberto Del Rio ending a feud that lasted for months which gave Del Rio his was the last chance for Del Rio to face Sheamus for the title. Other winners from the night included Eve who become the new Diva's champion after defeating Layla in a story that was wrapped in controversy when Eve replaced Kaitlyn who sustained an ankle injury at the last minute leaving Eve in a prime position to take her place. Antonio Cesero retaining the United States Championship after defeating internet darling Zach Rider. The Miz would win in his match against Rey Mysterio, Sin Cara, and Code Rhodes retaining the Intercontinental Title and Team Hell No would become Tag Team Champions defeating R-Truth and Kofi Kingston. In a non-title match Randy Orton was able to defeated Dolph Ziggler after months of feuding.

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WWE: Night of Champions Full Episode Guide

  • After being brutalized by "The Beast Incarnate" at SummerSlam, John Cena gets his chance at redemption when he challenges Brock Lesnar for the WWE World Heavyweight Championship.

  • Two "frenemies" Paige and AJ Lee continue their vendetta over the Divas Title, only this time, Nikki Bella has been added to the fray. Anything can happen with three of WWE's most unpredicable Divas in the ring.

  • Y2J meets a familiar foe when he faces The Viper Randy Orton. Which veteran Superstar will gain the upper hand in the latest chapter of this decade-long rivalry?

  • Mark Henry began representing the United States in 1992 as a competitive powerlifter. Over 20 years later, national pride is once again at stake when The World's Strongest Man attempts to end the undefeated rampage of "The Super Athlete" and the symbol of Russian superiority, Rusev.

  • After several weeks of Hollywood head games and stunt doubles, The Miz tries to prove his A-list status by taking the Initercontinental Title from The Showoff.

  • It's an old fashioned throwdown when two of WWE's most rugged brawlers compete for the United States Championship.

  • Two literal bands of brothers collide for the WWE Tag Team Championships. Which second-generation tag team will prove to have the stronger brotherly bond, the high flying Usos or the bizarre team of Gold and Stardust?

  • Daniel Bryan attempts to shatter WWE's glass ceiling when he faces the Apex Predator, Randy Orton. Can Bryan win back the gold that many feel was unfairly ripped from his hands, or will the regime keep its hand-picked champion?

  • The Prime Time Players have been on a role as of late, but can they take out the dominant team of Shield members Rollins and Reigns?

  • The Showoff looks to get back into the championship ranks when he faces The Shield's Dean Ambrose for the United States Championship.

  • After months of personal torment, Curtis Axel is all that stands in the way of CM Punk unleashing fury on his scheming former mentor, Paul Heyman.

  • For weeks, The Miz and Fandango have butted heads. Now, the two colorful Superstars look to settle their differences inside the ring.

  • Rob Van Dam tries to punctuate a successful comeback by seizing the World Heavyweight Championship from Alberto Del Rio.

  • Divas Champion AJ Lee is extremely vocal about her distaste for the cast of the hit reality show Total Divas. Now, her reality is about to become harsh when three cast members attempt to rid her of her title.

  • Before he attempts to thwart CM Punk's revenge on Paul Heyman, Curtis Axel must defend his prestigious title against a former Intercontinental Champ, Kofi Kingston.

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