Only two men, “John Cena” and “Ric Flair,” achieved an incredible record of most WWE World Championships victories with 16 titles. John Cena defeated the AJ style in Royal Rumble 2017 to enter the illustrious 16-title club. It’s one of the back-and-fourth matches of the John Cena World Championship titles, where he outclasses the AJ styles. Let’s look at all the remarkable John Cena’s all championship victories.
Table of Content
- 1. John Cena vs. JBL
- 2. John Cena vs. Edge
- 3. John Cena vs. Edge
- 4. John Cena vs. Chris Jericho
- 5. John Cena vs. Edge vs. Big Show
- 6. John Cena vs. Randy Orton
- 7. John Cena vs. Randy Orton
- 8. WWE Championship Elimination Chamber match
- 9. John Cena vs. Batista
- 10. John Cena vs. The Miz vs. John Morrison
- 11. John Cena vs. Rey Mysterio
- 12. John Cena vs. Alberto Del Rio
- 13. John Cena vs. The Rock
- 14. John Cena vs. Alberto Del Rio
- 15. WWE World Heavyweight Championship Ladder match
- 16. John Cena vs. AJ Styles
1. John Cena vs. JBL
They face each other in WrestleMania 21, 2005, in Los Angles, California. John Cen was a rising star at that time, who is going to appear in any big match for the first time. At the same time, the JBL is known for retaining his title again and again.
Although the match was forgettable for the fans as there is nothing special in the match, but it’s just the start of John Cena’s unique 16 WWE World Championship victories. John Cena hit the JBL with an Attitude Adjustment to win the match.
2. John Cena vs. Edge
John Cena and Edge are known for their top rivalry of all the time. But it doesn’t mean that their every encounter is a masterpiece. One of their famous encounters was in the second WWE World Championship, where both face each other for the title of Royal Rumble 2006 in Toronto.
Edge was a star at that time with a three weeks earlier title victory at New Year’s Resolutions and looked like a threat for John Cena. But when they face each other in the ring, John Cen clearly looks like a superior’s superstar as he was forcing the Edge throughout the match to tap out.
3. John Cena vs. Edge
At the beginning of his career, John Cena was criticized with the chants, “You can’t wrestle”. But Edge was proved very lucky for him as their matches were perfect throughout 2006.
In forgiven 2006, John Cena Managed to put the Edge through tables and beat him with ladders and chairs to win the match.
4. John Cena vs. Chris Jericho
On many occasions, they face each other, and Jericho has many records of win and loss against John Cena. One of their famous encounters was in the survivor series in 20087, where John Cena appeared in a first match after a neck injury.
John Cena won the battle, and it was a shame for Jericho to lose the title to John Cena as he was on top at that time.
5. John Cena vs. Edge vs. Big Show
It’s a famous triple threat match of the John Cen along with Edge and Big show, which held in WrestleMania 29.
The match was not considered a memorable encounter in the WWE wrestling history as they can’t produce a fun title match irrespective of the great chance. John Cena, Edge, and Big show all took their turn to hit their signature moves to make it an interesting Triple Threat match, but the action was not much better for the fans. The only memorable moment was the ending part of the match where John Cena lifts the Edge and Big Show on his shoulders.
6. John Cena vs. Randy Orton
John Cena faced Randy Orton in the WWE World Championship title in 2009. Most of their previous matches were barely above the average.
Randy Orton brutally strikes John Cena throughout the match, but the only strength of John Cena was not to give up. The clever John Cena used the handcuffs to wrap Orton’s own arm around his neck for the STF and won the title for the third time.
7. John Cena vs. Randy Orton
John Cena and Randy Orton are known for their long-running rivalry. But the Bragging Rights 2009 was appearing their last as everything was allowed in this special encounter. Both wrestlers tried their best to pin each other in this special encounter.
The pace continued throughout the match, and John Cena won the title at the end.
8. WWE Championship Elimination Chamber match
John Cena is one of the most popular Elimination Chamber Combatant of all time. He survives three Elimination Chamber matches throughout his career. One of them was in 2012; Sheamus was trying to defend his title against the five athletes.
Every superstar in the chamber starts to inflict the punishment on the other via steel and chains. There are three new faces in the Elimination chamber: Sheamus, Ted DiBiase, and Kofi Kingston, along with John Cena and Triple H.
9. John Cena vs. Batista
Most of the encounters of John Cena and Batista were not more than average. But they produce one of the best encounters of the SummerSlam history in 2008, and again ready to repeat the history in WrestleMania 26.
Batista was boasting about breaking john Cena’s neck when they met two years back. But this time, John Cena defeated Batista by submission.
10. John Cena vs. The Miz vs. John Morrison
John Cena faces the Miz, and John Morrison in Extreme Rules in 2011, where he more focusing on capturing the Championship. Al the opponents tried their best to steal the show, which added more excitement for the fans.
The Miz become a victim of an Attitude Adjustment off the top rope, which leads John Cena to victory.
11. John Cena vs. Rey Mysterio
John Cena and Rey Mysterio face each other in the 25th edition of RAW, which was a dream match of the WWE’s history.
But he fought with John Cena every step of the way, resulting in a magical affair between both starts. John Cena became a new champion at the end.
12. John Cena vs. Alberto Del Rio
John Cena and Alberto Del Rio are known for their rivalry from 2011 to 2016. Most of their encounters are always above the average; one of them was in the 2013s Hell in a Cell match.
This match keeps the audience engaged throughout the game as both have perfect chemistry as opponents. Fortunately, John Cena retains the World Heavyweight Championship via clear pinfall.
13. John Cena vs. The Rock
John Cena faces The Rock in WrestleMania 29 in 2013, which proves an excellent match of John Cena’s wrestling history.
But this time, an excellent match was going to happen. Both use the dangerous finishers throughout the match and kick out everything they can to the opposite guy. After a good lengthy match, The Rock tries to go for Rock bottom, but John Cena countered with Attitude Adjustment for the pin.
14. John Cena vs. Alberto Del Rio
Although Alberto Del Rio becomes Mr. money in the bank, he still needs to prove himself a megastar. He gets this opportunity against John Cena in 2011.
Alberto Del Rio can’t win against John Cena, but it’s considered one of Alberto Del Rio’s best outings against John Cena as he was not tapped out as swiftly as he did.
15. WWE World Heavyweight Championship Ladder match
This was an eight-man ladder match, which includes the Roman Reigns, Cesaro, Bray Wyatt, Alberto Del Rio, Randy Orton, Kane, Sheamus, and John Cena.
So it was a healthy mix of new talent and old stars. Each individual has his own motivation to win the match, but John Cena becomes the champion in the end.
16. John Cena vs. AJ Styles
In Royal Rumble 2017, John Cena was going to face AJ Styles. This was going to be a memorable match of the John Cena WWE World Championship winnings.
John Cena makes history by countering the two phenomenal Forearm into the Attitude Adjustment of his own.