WWE KING OF THE RING

Event: King of the Ring Tournament 1985
Date: July 8, 1985
Location: Foxboro, Massachuttes
Arena: Sullivan Stadium
Attendence: 22,000

 

Tournament Match #1: Don Muraco defeated Junkyard Dog
Tournament Match #2: Les Thorton defeated Steve Lombardi
Tournament Match #3: Paul Orndorff and Bob Orton fought to a Double Disqualification
Tournament Match #4
: Johnny Valiant defeated Pedro Morales
Tournament Match #5: Tito Santana defeated Terry Funk
Tournament Match #6
: Jim Brunzell defeated The Spoiler
Tournament Match #7
: Ricky Steamboat defeated Greg Valentine
Tournament Match #8: The Iron Shiek defeated B. Brian Blair

Quarter-final Match #1
: Don Muraco defeated Les Thorton
Quarter-final Match #2: Pedro Morales receives a Bye
Quarter-final Match #3: Tito Santana defeated Jim Brunzell
Quarter-final Match #4
: Iron Shiek defeated Ricky Steamboat

Semi-Final Match #1: Don Muraco defeated Pedro Morales
Semi-Final Match #2
: Tito Santana defeated Iron Shiek

King of the Ring Finals
: Don Muraco defeated Tito Santana

 

Tournament Winner: Don Muraco


Event: King of the Ring Tournament 1986
Date: July 14, 1986
Location: Foxboro, Massachuttes
Arena: Sullivan Stadium
Attendence: 12,000

 

Tournament Match #1: Billy Jack Haynes defeated Iron Shiek
Tournament Match #2: Harley Race defeated George Steele
Tournament Match #3
: Don Muraco and Roddy Piper fought to a Double Disqualification
Tournament Match #4: Nikolai Volkoff defeated Dan Spivey
Tournament Match #5
: Junkyard Dog defeated Paul Orndorff
Tournament Match #6: Pedro Morales defeated Rudy Diamond

Quarter-final Match #1: Billy Jack Haynes defeated Mr. X
Quarter-final Match #2: Harley Race receives a Bye
Quarter-final Match #3
: Nikolai Volkoff defeated Junkyard Dog
Quarter-final Match #4: Pedro Morales defeated Mike Rotundo

Semi-Final Match #1: Harley Race defeated Billy Jack Haynes
Semi-Final Match #2
: Pedro Morales defeated Nikolai Volkoff

King of the Ring Finals
: Harley Race defeated Pedro Morales

 

Tournament Winner: Harley Race


Event: King of the Ring Tournament 1987
Date: September 4, 1987
Location: Providence, Rhode Island
Arena: Providence Civic Center
Attendence: 12,000

 

Tournament Match #1: Randy Savage defeated Nikolai Volkoff
Tournament Match #2: Jim Brunzell defeated Ron Bass
Tournament Match #3
: Danny Davis defeated Tito Santana
Tournament Match #4
: Junkyard Dog defeated Islander Tama
Tournament Match #5
: Islander Haku defeated Brutus Beefcake
Tournament Match #6: Rick Martel defeated Dan Spivey
Tournament Match #7: Special Delivery Jones defeates Sika
Tournament Match #8: King Kong Bundy defeated One Man Gang

Quarter-final Match #1
: Randy Savage defeated Jim Brunzell
Quarter-final Match #2
: Danny Davis defeated Junkyard Dog
Quarter-final Match #3: Islander Haku and Rick Martel fought to a Double Countout
Quarter-final Match #4
: King Kong Bundy defeated Special Delivery Jones

Semi-Final Match #1
: Randy Savage defeated Danny Davis
Semi-Final Match #2
: King Kong Bundy receives a Bye

King of the Ring Finals: Randy Savage defeated King King Bundy

 

Tournament Winner: Randy Savage


Event: King of the Ring Tournament 1988
Date: October 16, 1988
Location: Providence, Rhode Island
Arena: Providence Civic Center
Attendence: 6,700

 

Tournament Match #1: Ted DiBiase defeated Brutus Beefcake
Tournament Match #2: Ken Patera defeated Nikolai Volkoff
Tournament Match #3
: Ron Bass defeated The Barbarian
Tournament Match #4
: Shawn Michaels defeated Danny Davis
Tournament Match #5: Hercules and Bad News Brown fought to a Double Disqualification
Tournament Match #6
: Randy Savage defeated Virgil
Tournament Match #7: Iron Mike Sharpe defeated Boris Zuhkov
Tournament Match #8: Terry Taylor defeated Marty Jannetty

Quarter-final Match #1
: Ted DiBiase defeated Ken Patera
Quarter-final Match #2
: Ron Bass defeated Shawn Michaels
Quarter-final Match #3
: Randy Savage receives a Bye
Quarter-final Match #4
: Terry Taylor defeated Iron Mike Sharpe

Semi-Final Match #1
: Ted DiBiase defeated Ron Bass
Semi-Final Match #2: Randy Savage defeated Terry Taylor

King of the Ring Finals
: Ted DiBiase defeated Randy Savage

 

Tournament Winner: Ted DiBiase


Event: King of the Ring Tournament 1989
Date: October 14, 1989
Location: Providence, Rhode Island
Arena: Providence Civic Center
Attendence: 4,500

 

Tournament Match #1: Akeem defeated Brutus Beefcake
Tournament Match #2: Hercules and Jim Neidhart fought to a Double Disqualification
Tournament Match #3
: The Warlord defeated Butch Miller
Tournament Match #4
: Tito Santana defeated Bad News Brown
Tournament Match #5
: Rick Martel defeated Bill Woods
Tournament Match #6
: Luke Williams defeated Nikolai Volkoff
Tournament Match #7
: Jimmy Snuka defeated The Barbarian
Tournament Match #8
: Haku defeated Terry Taylor

Quarter-final Match #1
: Akeem receives a Bye
Quarter-final Match #2: Tito Santana defeated The Warlord
Quarter-final Match #3
: Rick Martel defeated Luke Williams
Quarter-final Match #4
: Jimmy Snuka defeated Haku

Semi-Final Match #1
: Tito Santana defeated Akeem
Semi-Final Match #2: Rick Martel defeated Jimmy Snuka

King of the Ring Finals
: Tito Santana defeated Rick Martel

 

Tournament Winner: Tito Santana


Event: King of the Ring Tournament 1991
Date: September 7, 1991
Location: Providence, Rhode Island
Arena: Providence Civic Center
Attendence: 2,400

 

Tournament Match #1: Hawk defeated Jerry Sags
Tournament Match #2
: Ricky Steamboat drew with Ted DiBiase
Tournament Match #3: Jim Duggan defeated Brian Knobbs
Tournament Match #4: Irwin R. Schyster defeated The Berzerker
Tournament Match #5: Skinner defeated Virgil
Tournament Match #6: Bret Hart defeated Pete Dougherty
Tournament Match #7: Sid Justice defeated The Warlord
Tournament Match #8
: The Underetaker defeated Animal

Quarter-final Match #1
: Jerry Saggs receives a Bye
Quarter-final Match #2: Irwin R. Schyster defeated Jim Duggan
Quarter-final Match #3
: Bret Hart defeated Skinner
Quarter-final Match #4
: Sid Justice and The Undertaker fought to a Double Disqualification

Semi-Final Match #1
: Irwin R. Schyster defeated Jerry Saggs
Semi-Final Match #2
: Bret Hart receives a Bye

King of the Ring Finals
: Bret Hart defeated Irwin R. Schyster

 

Tournament Winner: Bret Hart


Event: King of the Ring Tournament 1993
Date: ??? - June 13, 1993

 

Qualifying Match #1: Razor Ramon defeated Tito Santana
Qualifying Match #2: Curt Hennig defeated Doink the Clown (Matt Borne)
Qualifying Match #3
: Mr. Hughes defeated Kamala
Qualifying Match #4: Jim Duggan defeated Papa Shango
Qualifying Match #5
: Bam Bam Bigelow defeated Typhoon
Qualifying Match #6: Lex Luger defeated Bob Backlund
Qualifying Match #7: Tatanka defeated Giant Gonzales

Quarter-final Match #1
: Bret Hart defeated Razor Ramon
Quarter-final Match #2: Curt Hennig defeated Mr. Hughes
Quarter-final Match #3
: Bam Bam Bigelow defeated Jim Duggan
Quarter-final Match #4: Lex Luger drew with Tatanka

Semi-Final Match #1: Bret Hart defeated Curt Hennig
Semi-Final Match #2
: Bam Bam Bigelow receives a Bye

King of the Ring Finals
: Bret Hart defeated Bam Bam Bigelow

 

Tournament Winner: Bret Hart


Event: King of the Ring Tournament 1994
Date: ??? - June 16, 1994

 

Qualifying Match #1: Razor Ramon defeated Kwang
Qualifying Match #2: Bam Bam Bigelow defeated Sparky Plugg
Qualifying Match #3: Irwin R. Schyster defeated Scott Steiner
Qualifying Match #4: Mabel defeated Pierre Oulette
Qualifying Match #5: Owen Hart defeated Doink (Phil Apollo)
Qualifying Match #6: Tatanka defeated Crush
Qualifying Match #7: 1-2-3 Kid defeated Adam Bomb
Qualifying Match #8: Jeff Jarrett defeated Lex Luger

Quarter-final Match #1: Razor Ramon defeated Bam Bam Bigelow
Quarter-final Match #2: Irwin R. Schyster defeated Mabel
Quarter-final Match #3: Owen Hart defeated Tatanka
Quarter-final Match #4: 1-2-3 Kid defeated Jeff Jarrett

Semi-Final Match #1: Razor Ramon defeated Irwin R. Schyster
Semi-Final Match #2: Owen Hart defeated 1-2-3 Kid

King of the Ring Finals: Owen Hart defeated Razor Ramon

 

Tournament Winner: Owen Hart


Event: King of the Ring Tournament 1995
Date: May 14, 1995 - June 25, 1995

 

Qualifying Match #1: Mabel defeated Adam Bomb
Qualifying Match #2: The Undertaker defeated Jeff Jarrett
Qualifying Match #3: Kama defeated Duke Droese
Qualifying Match #4: Shawn Michaels defeated King Kong Bundy
Qualifying Match #5: Bob Holly defeated Mantaur
Qualifying Match #6: The Roadie defeated Doink The Clown (Phil Apollo)
Qualifying Match #7: Yokozuna defeated Lex Luger
Qualifying Match #8: Razor Ramon defeated Jacob Blu

Quarter-final Match #1: Mabel defeated The Undertaker
Quarter-final Match #2: Shawn Michaels drew with Kama
Quarter-final Match #3: The Roadie defeated Bob Holly
Quarter-final Match #4: *Savio Vega defeated Yokozuna

Semi-Final Match #1: Mabel receives a Bye
Semi-Final Match #2: Savio Vega defeated The Roadie

King of the Ring Finals: Mabel defeated Savio Vega

 

Tournament Winner: Mabel

 

* Razor Ramon was injured after winning his first round match. Savio Vega defeated Irwin R. Schyster to make the PPV portion of the tournament. Owen Hart and Davey Smith battled to a draw in a match for a spot on the PPV. Both were therefore eliminated.


Event: King of the Ring Tournament 1996
Date: May 27, 1996 - June 23, 1996

 

Qualifying Match #1: Vader defeated Ahmed Johnson
Qualifying Match #2: The Ultimate Warrior and Goldust fought to a Double Count Out
Qualifying Match #3: Jake Roberts defeated Hunter Hearst Helmsley
Qualifying Match #4: Justin Hawk Bradshaw defeated Henry Godwinn
Qualifying Match #5: Steve Austin defeated Bob Holly
Qualifying Match #6: Savio Vega defeated Marty Jannetty
Qualifying Match #7: Mark Mero defeated Bodydonna Skip
Qualifying Match #8: Owen Hart defeated Yokozuna

Quarter-final Match #1: Vader receives a Bye
Quarter-final Match #2: Jake Roberts defeated Justin Hawk Bradshaw
Quarter-final Match #3: Steve Austin defeated Savio Vega
Quarter-final Match #4: Mark Mero defeated Owen Hart

Semi-Final Match #1: Jake Roberts defeated Vader
Semi-Final Match #2: Steve Austin defeated Mark Mero

King of the Ring Finals: Steve Austin defeated Jake Roberts.

 

Tournament Winner: Steve Austin


Event: King of the Ring Tournament 1997
Date: May 12, 1997 - June 9, 1997

 

Quarter-final Match #1: Ahmed Johnson defeated Hunter Hearst Helmsley
Quarter-final Match #2: Hunter Hearst Helmsley defeated Crush
Quarter-final Match #3: Jerry Lawler defeated Goldust
Quarter-final Match #4: Mankind defeated Savio Vega

Semi-Final Match #1: Hunter Hearst Helmsley defeated Ahmed Johnson
Semi-Final Match #2: Mankind defeated Jerry Lawler

King of the Ring Finals: Hunter Hearst Helmsley defeated Mankind

 

Tournament Winner: Hunter Hearst Helmsley


Event: King of the Ring Tournament 1998
Date: June 1, 1998 - June 28, 1998

 

Qualifying Match #1: Rocky Maivia defeated Vader
Qualifying Match #2: Hunter Hearst Helmsley defeated X-Pac
Qualifying Match #3: Owen Hart defeated Too Cold Scorpio
Qualifying Match #4: Dan Severn defeated D-Lo Brown
Qualifying Match #5: Ken Shamrock defeated Kama Mustafa
Qualifying Match #6: Mark Henry defeated Terry Funk
Qualifying Match #7: Jeff Jarrett defeated Faarooq
Qualifying Match #8: Mark Mero defeated Steve Blackman

Quarter-final Match #1: Rocky Maivia defeated Hunter Hearst Helmsley
Quarter-final Match #2: Dan Severn defeated Owen Hart
Quarter-final Match #3: Ken Shamrock defeated Mark Henry
Quarter-final Match #4: Jeff Jarrett defeated Mark Mero

Semi-Final Match #1: Rocky Maivia defeated Dan Severn
Semi-Final Match #2: Ken Shamrock defeated Jeff Jarrett

King of the Ring Finals: Ken Shamrock defeated Rocky Maivia

 

Tournament Winner: Ken Shamrock


Event: King of the Ring Tournament 1999
Date: May 25, 1999 - June 27, 1999

 

Qualifying Match #1: Billy Gunn defeated Viscera
Qualifying Match #2: Ken Shamrock defeated Jeff Jarrett
Qualifying Match #3: The Big Show defeated Droz
Qualifying Match #4: Kane defeated Test
Qualifying Match #5: Road Dogg defeated Godfather
Qualifying Match #6: Chyna defeated Val Venis
Qualifying Match #7: Bob Holly defeated Al Snow
Qualifying Match #8: X-Pac defeated Big Bossman

Quarter-final Match #1: Billy Gunn defeated Ken Shamrock
Quarter-final Match #2: Kane defeated The Big Show
Quarter-final Match #3: Road Dogg defeated Chyna
Quarter-final Match #4: X-pac defeated Bob Holly

Semi-Final Match #1
: Billy Gunn defeated Kane
Semi-Final Match #2: X-Pac defeated Road Dogg

King of the Ring Finals: Billy Gunn defeated X-Pac

 

Tournament Winner: Billy Gunn


Event: King of the Ring Tournament 2000
Date: May 29, 2000 - June 25, 2000

 

First Round Match #1: Rikishi Phatu defeated Shane McMahon by Disqualification
First Round Match #2: Bull Buchanan defeated Steve Blackman
First Round Match #3: Kurt Angle defeated Bradshaw
First Round Match #4: Crash Holly defeated Prince Albert
First Round Match #5: Chyna defeated The Godfather
First Round Match #6: Val Venis defeated Al Snow
First Round Match #7: Chris Benoit defeated Road Dogg
First Round Match #8: Hardcore Holly defeated Faarooq
First Round Match #9: Buh Buh Ray Dudley defeated Bossman
First Round Match #10: Perry Saturn defeated D-Von Dudley
First Round Match #11: Chris Jericho defeated Test
First Round Match #12: Eddie Guerrero defeated Matt Hardy
First Round Match #13: X-Pac defeated Dean Malenko
First Round Match #14: Jeff Hardy defeated Christian
First Round Match #15: Edge defeated Grandmaster Sexay
First Round Match #16: Scotty 2 Hotty defeated D'Lo Brown

Second Round Match #1: Bull Buchanan defeated Perry Saturn
Second Round Match #2: Val Venis defeated Jeff Hardy
Second Round Match #3: Kurt Angle defeated Buh Buh Ray Dudley
Second Round Match #4: Chris Benoit defeated X-Pac
Second Round Match #5: Eddie Guerrero defeated Chyna
Second Round Match #6: Chris Jericho defeated Edge
Second Round Match #7: Rikishi Phatu defeated Scotty 2 Hotty
Second Round Match #8: Crash Holly defeated Hardcore Holly by Disqualification

Quarter-Final Match #1: Rikishi Phatu defeated Chris Benoit by Disqualification
Quarter-Final Match #2: Val Venis defeated Eddie Guerrero
Quarter-Final Match #3: Crash Holly defeated Bull Buchanan
Quarter-Final Match #4: Kurt Angle defeated Chris Jericho

Semi-Final Match #1: Rikishi Phatu defeated Val Venis
Semi-Final Match #2: Kurt Angle defeated Crash Holly

King of the Ring Finals: Kurt Angle defeated Rikishi Phatu

 

Tournament Winner: Kurt Angle


Tournament: WWE King of the Ring 2001
Date: June 4, 2001 - June 24, 2001

 

Tournament Match #1: Jeff Hardy defeated Matt Hardy
Tournament Match #2: Rhyno defeated Tazz
Tournament Match #3: Kurt Angle defeated Hardcore Holly
Tournament Match #4: Edge defeated Test
Tournament Match #5: Christian defeated Kane
Tournament Match #6: Perry Saturn defeated Steve Blackman
Tournament Match #7: The Big Show defeated Raven
Tournament Match #8: Yoshihiro Tajiri defeated Crash Holly

Quarter-Final Match #1: Kurt Angle defeated Jeff Hardy
Quarter-Final Match #2: Rhyno defeated Yoshihiro Tajiri
Quarter-Final Match #3: Edge defeated Perry Saturn
Quarter-Final Match #4: Christian defeated The Big Show

Semi-Final Match #1: Kurt Angle defeated Christian
Semi-Final Match #2: Edge defeated Rhyno

King of the Ring Finals: Edge defeated Kurt Angle

 

Tournament Winner: Edge


Tournament: WWE King of the Ring Tournament 2002
Date: June 3, 2002 - June 23, 2002


Tournament Match #1: X-Pac defeated Goldust
Tournament Match #2:
Booker T. defeated William Regal
Tournament Match #3:
Val Venis defeated Christian
Tournament Match #4: Chris Jericho defeated Edge
Tournament Match #5:
Rob Van Dam defeated Eddie Guerrero
Tournament Match #6:
Brock Lesnar defeated Buh-Buh Ray Dudley
Tournament Match #7: Test defeated Hurricane Helms
Tournament Match #8: Hardcore Holly defeated Yoshihiro Tajiri

Quarter-Final Match #1
: Rob Van Dam defeated X-Pac
Quarter-Final Match #2
: Chris Jericho defeated Val Venis
Quarter-Final Match #3
: Brock Lesnar defeated Booker T.
Quarter-Final Match #4: Test defeated Hardcore Holly

Semi-Final Match #1
: Rob Van Dam defeated Chris Jericho
Semi-Final Match #2: Brock Lesnar defeated Test

Tournament Final
Match: Brock Lesnar defeated Rob Van Dam

Tournament Winner: Brock Lesnar


Tournament: King of the Ring Tournament 2006
Date: April 14, 2006 - May 21, 2006


Tournament Match #1: Kurt Angle defeated Randy Orton by Forfeit
Tournament Match #2
: Booker T. defeated Matt Hardy
Tournament Match #3:
Fit Finlay defeated Chris Benoit
Tournament Match #4
: Bobby Lashley defeated Mark Henry

Semi-Final Match #1
: Booker T. defeated Kurt Angle
Semi-Final Match #2
: Bobby Lashley defeated Fit Finlay

Tournament Final Match: Booker T. defeated Bobby Lashley

Tournament Winner: Booker T.


Tournament: King of the Ring Tournament 2008
Date: April 21, 2008
Location: Greenville, South Carolina
Arena: Bi-Lo Center

 

Quarter-Final Match #1: RAW Intercontinental Champion, Chris Jericho, defeated SmackDown! United States Champion, Montel Vontavious Porter
Quarter-Final Match #2
: ECW's CM Punk defeated SmackDown!'s Matt Hardy
Quarter-Final Match #3: SmackDown!'s Fit Finlay defeated SmackDown!'s The Great Khali by Disqualification
Quarter-Final Match #4: RAW's William Regal defeated SmackDown!'s Hornswoggle

Semi-Final Match #1: ECW's CM Punk defeated RAW Intercontinental Champion, Chris Jericho
Semi-Final Match #2
: RAW's William Regal defeated SmackDown!'s Fit Finlay

Tournament Final Match
: RAW's William Regal defeated ECW's CM Punk to win the 2008 King of the Ring Tournament

 

Tournament Winner: RAW's William Regal


Tournament: King of the Ring Tournament 2010

Date: November 29, 2010

Location: Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, PA

 

First Round Match #1: Sheamus defeated R Truth

First Round Match #2: Kofi kingston defeated Jack Swagger

First Round Match #3: Drew McIntyre defeated MVP

First Round Match #4: Ezekial Jackson defeated Alex Riley

First Round Match #5: John Morrison defeated Tyson Kidd

First Round Match #6: Cody Rhodes defeated Rey Mysterio

First Round Match #7: Alberto Del Rio defeated Big Show by count-out

First Round Match #8: Daniel Bryan defeated Ted DiBiase

 

Quarter-Finals Match #1: Sheamus defeated Kofi Kingston

Quarter-Finals Match #2: Drew McIntyre and Ezekial Jackson ended in a double count-out

Quarter-Finals Match #3: John Morrison defeated Cody Rhodes

Quarter-Finals Match #4: Alberto Del Rio defeated Daniel Bryan

 

Semi-Finals Match: John Morrison defeated Cody Rhodes

 

Finals: Sheamus defeated John Morrison


Tournament: King of the Ring Tournament 2015

Date: WWE RAW April 27, 2015 & 2015 Network Special April 28, 2015

 

Quarter-Final Match #1: Bad News Barrett defeated Dolph Ziggler

Quarter-Final Match #2: R Truth defeated Stardust

Quarter-Final Match #3: Sheamus defeated Dean Ambrose by disqualification

Quarter-Final Match #4: Neville defeated Luke Harper

 

Semi-Final Match #1: Neville defeated Sheamus

Semi-Final Match #2: Bad News Barrett defeated R Truth

 

Finals: Bad News Barrett defeated Neville