Wrestlemania 29: John Cena wins WWE title

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John Cena won the WWE Championship over Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson at Wrestlemania 29 on Sunday.

Cena and Johnson squared off for the WWE title, marking the 11th time Cena has won the championship belt and the 13th time he’s claimed a WWE world title.

Cena lost to Johnson at Wrestlemania 28 in 2012.

The WWE said over 80,000 people attended the event at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey and the event grossed $12.3 million.

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie praised the WWE for putting on the event.

“On behalf of the great state of New Jersey, I want to thank all of the fans that came from around the world to beautiful MetLife Stadium for WrestleMania 29. WWE put on a show like no other and electrified the capacity crowd,” he said during the event.

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