Time and location
Sunday, Oct 6 | 8 PMET/5 PMPT
Where to watch
WWE Battleground 2013
With the WWE Championship in abeyance, Daniel Bryan and Randy Orton went to war in the main event of the first-ever WWE Battleground. The cryptic Bray Wyatt promised that "the first will fall" when he fought Kofi Kingston at WWE Battleground, and he delivered.
WWE Battleground : Quick Hits
- Daniel Bryan vs. Randy Orton ended in a No Contest
- World Heavyweight Champion Alberto Del Rio def. Rob Van Dam (Battleground Hardcore Rules Match)
- CM Punk def. Ryback
- Divas Champion AJ Lee def. Brie Bella
- Dolph Ziggler def. Damien Sandow (Kickoff Match)
- Cody Rhodes & Goldust def. WWE Tag Team Champions Seth Rollins & Roman Reigns
- Bray Wyatt def. Kofi Kingston
- Intercontinental Champion Curtis Axel def. R-Truth
- The Real Americans def. Santino Marella & The Great Khali
- WWE Battleground 2013 results
WWE Battleground : Full Details
Daniel Bryan vs. Randy Orton ended in a No Contest
Randy Orton and Daniel Bryan fought tooth and nail to lay claim to the vacant WWE Title, until Big Show's temper finally boiled over with unanticipated consequences. Find out what became of WWE's crown jewel once The World's Largest Athlete was through.
World Heavyweight Champion Alberto Del Rio def. Rob Van Dam (Battleground Hardcore Rules Match)
In just over 16 minutes of action that included ladders, trash cans and steel chairs — and more than one chant of “This is awesome” — Alberto Del Rio proved he was capable of tapping into his ruthless side against Rob Van Dam.
CM Punk def. Ryback
At WWE Battleground, CM Punk got revenge against Paul Heyman by defeating his disciple Ryback in one-on-one action. How did The Second City Saint strike down the monstrous bully?
Divas Champion AJ Lee def. Brie Bella
Just as Brie Bella seemed primed to snatch the Divas Championship from AJ Lee's clutches at WWE Battleground, an outside distraction allowed the outspoken titleholder to capitalize. What changed the course of this high-stakes encounter?
Dolph Ziggler def. Damien Sandow (Kickoff Match)
In the explosive Battleground Kickoff Match, Dolph Ziggler conquered Mr. Money in the Bank Damien Sandow in their first-ever singles match, scoring a huge victory with the Zig Zag on WWE’s newest pay-per-view.
Cody Rhodes & Goldust def. WWE Tag Team Champions Seth Rollins & Roman Reigns
In what was, perhaps, the most deeply personal tag match in WWE history, Dusty Rhodes watched his sons, Cody Rhodes and Goldust, team together for the first time to defeat WWE Tag Team Champions Seth Rollins and Roman Reigns.
Bray Wyatt def. Kofi Kingston
The menacing Bray Wyatt turned the First Niagara Center into his own personal “battleground,” dropping high-flying Kofi Kingston to pick up another brutal pay-per-view- victory and remain unbeaten in WWE.
Intercontinental Champion Curtis Axel def. R-Truth
At the first-ever WWE Battleground, Intercontinental Champion Curtis Axel successfully defended his illustrious title by defeating R-Truth.
The Real Americans def. Santino Marella & The Great Khali
Antonio Cesaro achieved an astounding feat of greatness Sunday night, taking The Punjabi Playboy for a wild ride on the Cesaro Swing. The massive achievement earned The Real Americans a tag team victory over The Great Khali & Santino Marella at the first WWE Battleground pay-per-view.
WWE Battleground 2013 results
Complete WWE Battleground 2013 results, exclusive photos and backstage interviews.