The Rock and John Cena: a lifetime in WWE

At WrestleMania 29, The Rock and John Cena will clash in an epic rematch for the WWE Championship. Though they have met in the ring only once before, the careers of Cena and The People's Champion have many parallels.

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Before their first encounter, each Superstar had a memorable debut, a breakout championship win, a dramatic change in persona, a Royal Rumble Match victory and wins in iconic main events on The Grandest Stage of Them All. Now, with The Rock as WWE Champion and Cena having won his second Royal Rumble Match, the return bout has all the makings of a thrilling climax.

Discover the moments that defined The Rock and John Cena's lifetimes in WWE.

WrestleMania 29 main event preview