SummerSlam 2012 Results
| Date: August 19, 2012 | City Los Angeles, CA | Venue Staples Center | Attendance 14,205
Summerslam 2012 was the 25th annual event produced by World Wrestling Entertainment. The event took place once again from the Staples Arena in Los Angeles. The show was headlined by a blockbuster main event with Triple H challenging Brock Lesnar. CM Punk defended the WWE title against The Big Show and John Cena.
Pre-show United States Championship
Antonio Cesaro pinned Santino Marella to win the WWE U.S. Title. This match aired online.
Chris Jericho pinned Dolph Ziggler (13:04).
Daniel Bryan pinned Kane (8:02).
WWE Intercontinental Championship
The Miz pinned Rey Mysterio (9:08).
Sheamus pinned Alberto Del Rio (12:00).
WWE Tag Championship
Kofi Kingston & R-truth beat Titus O’Neil & Darren Young (7:05) when Truth pinned Young.
WWE Championship Triple Threat match
CM Punk beat The big Show and John Cena (12:36) in a “triple threat” match when he pinned Show.
Brock Lesnar beat Triple H (18:45) via submission.