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Following the title's introduction in 1979, Pat Patterson became the inaugural champion on September 15 as a result of defeating Ted DiBiase to win the WWF North American Championship and claiming to have defended the title in a tournament held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, to be unified with a South American Championship.
On the conclusion of the "Invasion" at Survivor Series 2001, the WCW United States Championship and the WWF Intercontinental Championship were unified when the WCW United States Champion, Edge, defeated the WWF Intercontinental Champion, Test.
On July 22 it was unified with the WWE European Championship in a ladder match when the Intercontinental Champion, Rob Van Dam, defeated the European Champion, Jeff Hardy.
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  WWE Intercontinental Championship - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
This seems to have been recently retconned by WWE, who now claim on their official title histories page that Patterson brought his WWF North American Championship to Brazil and won a tournament to unify his belt with the "South American Championship" (a non-existent title) to become the Intercontinental Champion.
Chyna's last Intercontinental Championship reign began after she pinned Trish Stratus in a tag-team match at the 2001 edition of SummerSlam (Val Venis and Trish Stratus vs. Eddie Guerrero and Chyna) thus leading her to hold the title three times in her career.
The plan was abandoned and the Intercontinental Championship was unified with the World Heavyweight Championship on October 20, 2002, when then-World Heavyweight Champion, Triple H, defeated the Intercontinental Champion, Kane.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/WWE_Intercontinental_Championship   (1461 words)

  
 WWE European Championship - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Many people saw it as WWE's version of the WCW World Television Title, though unlike that belt, the European title was competed for during house shows, and not typically featured in matches with time limits.
The WWF European Championship, as it was then known, emerged in 1997 when the British Bulldog became the first Champion after winning a tournament that ended in Germany.
The WWE European Championship, as it was next known, was retired in a ladder match on July 22, 2002 when Rob Van Dam put his WWE Intercontinental Championship on the line, along with Jeff Hardy's European Championship.
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 WWE Intercontinental Championship History - History of Wrestling. Quiz
The legendary Intercontinental Championship was reinstated at the 2003 "Judgment Day" Pay Per View.
This quiz covers the history of the WWE Intercontinental Championship in its initial run.
* The WWE claims that the first Intercontinental Champion was crowned as a result of a title tournament in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
www.funtrivia.com /quizdetails.cfm?id=119771   (72 words)

  
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WWE European Championship is unified with WWE Intercontinental Championship.
WWE Monday Night RAW Co-General Manager, "Stone Cold" Steve Austin announces that the WWE Intercontinental Championship is being reinstated, WWE Monday Night RAW 03.05.05 WWE Intercontinental Championship is no longer unified with the WWE World Championship 008.
WWE Monday Night RAW General Manager, Eric Bischoff strips Edge of the WWE Intercontinental Championship due to injury, WWE Monday Night RAW 04.09.06 016.
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 WWE Intercontinental Championship History quiz -- free game
The WWE claims that the first Intercontinental Champion was crowned as a result of a title tournament in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Who was the first superstar to win the Intercontinental Championship for a second reign?
Kerry Von Erich won the Intercontinental Championship by defeating Mr.
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 WWE Headlines ::
Michaels was forced to drop his Intercontinental Championship due to the fact that he had not defended it within 30 days, but at WrestleMania X, Michaels returned and faced Razor Ramon in the first-ever pay-per-view Ladder Match for the title.
After basically handing the European Championship to Triple H in a farce of a match, Michaels was once again focused on the WWE Championship.
WWE fans everywhere were wondering if Michaels would be able to go back to his high-flying and daredevil ways, but he would answer those questions rather quickly.
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 WWE Intercontinental Championship
This was done shortly after the RAW brand reactivated the WWE Intercontinental Championship as its secondary championship, and thus the United States Championship would be the equal counterpart for...
WWE Championship; Heavyweight; Intercontinental; United States; World Tag Team; WWE Tag Team; Women's; Cruiserweight; Hardcore; Light...
WWE Championship: Current Champion: Edge: Height - 6 foot 5.
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 WWE: TV Shows > Raw > Archive > 09/04/2006 > Articles > The Future of the Intercontinental Championship
Monday night on RAW, Jeff Hardy defeated Randy Orton to become No. 1 Contender for the Intercontinental Championship in just his second week back in WWE action.
Later, WWE.com caught up with Nitro to discuss his defense of the Intercontinental Championship, and he restated some of his press conference announcements.
Nitro is no doubt brash and outspoken, but the Intercontinental Champion did show a degree of respect for his opponent, recognizing the challenger’s unconventional style.
www.wwe.com /shows/raw/archive/09042006/articles/nitrohardy   (484 words)

  
 Pro Wrestling Insider - Pro Wrestling News Inside & Out
Lesnar, who originally filed the lawsuit against WWE in February 2005 asking the court to declare his non-competition agreement unenforceable, has decided not to discuss the details of the settlement agreement due to its confidentiality.
WWE is very pleased with the outcome of the litigation, and believes that the settlement agreement appropriately protects WWE's substantial investment in Brock Lesnar's wrestling character.
WWE Backlash 2005: Shelton Benjamin vs. Chris Jericho for the WWE Intercontinental Championship
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 DVD Talk Review: The Best of Intercontinental Championship (WWE)
In all honesty, The Best of Intercontinental Championship is more of a nostalgic souvenir than a fitting tribute to the IC Title.
The Best of Intercontinental Championship varies in quality as the show goes on; although it's never unwatchable, it exhibits all the softness you'd expect from early 90's wrestling matches.
WWE should have made the effort to put together a more concise history of its most underrated title, because this release just doesn't hold up to the rest of their library.
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 WWF / WWE Intercontinental Heavyweight Championship Title History
Defeats Test to unify the WWF Intercontinental Heavyweight Title with the WCW United States Heavyweight Title.
A Battle Royal was held with former Intercontinental Champions invited to participate.
As a side note, he won the WWE United States Championship on his first night on SmackDown on 10/05/04.
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 3StrandWrestling: Can You Honestly Say There's A Better Wrestling Website?
Samu soon left the WWE and was replaced by Sionne (The Barbarian).
Fatu and Sionne were unsuccessful in their attempts to regain the WWE Tag Team Championship.
The WWE realized that Fatu could not get over with the crowd and he was released.
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 WWE: Inside WWE > Title History > Intercontinental
The Intercontinental Championship has been viewed as one of the most prestigious awards in the world of sports-entertainment.
Since its inception in September 1979, many greats have captured the Intercontinental Championship, including Hall of Famers Pat Patterson, Don Muraco, Tito Santana and Greg Valentine.
Additionally, many of today's top Superstars have enjoyed reigns as Intercontinental Champion, including Shawn Michaels, The Rock, Chris Jericho and Triple H. Below is the complete list of Intercontinental Champions.
www.wwe.com /inside/titlehistory/intercontinental   (188 words)

  
 WWE: TV Shows > Cyber Sunday > Voting Results
WWE: TV Shows > Cyber Sunday > Voting Results
All World Wrestling Entertainment programming, talent names, images, likenesses, slogans, wrestling moves, and logos are the exclusive property of World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. ECW is a trademark of WWE Libraries, Inc. All other trademarks, logos and copyrights are the property of their respective owners.
U.S. law may be different than the law of your home country.
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 3StrandWrestling: Can You Honestly Say There's A Better Wrestling Website?
They were never able to regain their titles after that defeat but they will go down in WWE history as 7 time Tag Team Champions, having won the titles more than any other team.
The WWE started to tease a split between Edge and Christian by having Christian appear jealous of Edge's solo accomplishments.
The WWE hype machine was in full gear as they built up an Intercontinental title match between Edge and Christian at Unforgiven.
www.3strandwrestling.com /bio/edge.shtml   (2106 words)

  
 MSGNetwork.com
World Wrestling Entertainment® (WWE) and Madison Square Garden have had a long and storied history, with Madison Square Garden being home to many high profile WWE events, including the very first WrestleMania®; as well as WrestleMania X and WrestleMania XX.
Now, it is time to re-live the history with “WWE Presents Madison Square Garden Classics.” New episodes of the series will air on MSG eight times this summer and 30 times in the coming year in a two-hour block on Wednesday nights beginning at 8:00 p.m.
The series, to be hosted by legendary WWE announcer “Mean Gene” Okerlund, premieres this Wednesday, July 12, and will look back at some of the WWE’s most memorable matches from Madison Square Garden from the 1970’s and beyond.
www.msgnetwork.com /wweclassics.jsp   (312 words)

  
 WWE OzShop - Replica Belts - Buy official World Wrestling Entertainment ® merchandise from our online shop
This sensational WWE Intercontinental Championship adult size Replica Belt is taken from a mould of the original and is the same thickness and length.
This replica championship belt is highly detailed, featuring over 3000 faux diamonds and a three dimensional spinning WWE logo centre plate.
WWE Deluxe World Championship Attitude Edition Classic Belt with new WWE logo and Wrestlemania 20th anniversary 6th plate.
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 ipedia.com: WWE Intercontinental Championship Article   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The wrestler with the longest Intercontinental Championship reign is the Honky Tonk Man, who held the title for nearly 15 months.
The wrestler with the shortest Intercontinental Championship reign is Dean Douglas, who was awarded the belt from an injured Shawn Michaels, only to lose it to Razor Ramon on the same night.
The current title holder is Edge, in his fifth reign as Intercontinental Champion.
www.ipedia.com /wwe_intercontinental_championship.html   (672 words)

  
 Adult WWE Intercontinental Belt - Highspots.com - Highspots.com
When WWE brought back the Intercontinental title with the WWE logo on it, I thought it was made bigger as well.
The WWE should have never retired this title in the first place.
i love this belt because it is my favorite devision in the wwe and i have the old ic belt but i will be getting the new one with a shawn michael's nameplate because he is the show stopper.
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 Triple H Biography plus pictures, news, information and products.
This rivalry eventually spilled onto the Intercontinental Championship, at the time both superstars were at the "top of the ladder" in the mid-card division.
When The Rock won the WWE Championship in late 1998, the rivalry between the two continued but became more of a gang war as DX fought Mr.
During Triple H's WWE career, he has held a number of titles, including the WWE Championship, the Intercontinental Championship, the European Championship, and (with partner Stone Cold Steve Austin) the WWF Tag Team Championship.
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 Joanie Laurer (Chyna) biography, information, news, pics (pictures), and products (WWE Diva)   (Site not responding. Last check: )
She defeated Jarrett for the title in his last WWE match on October 17, 1999 becoming the first and only woman to win the Intercontinental Championship at No Mercy.
Joanie Laurer is the only woman to have held the WWE Intercontinental Championship (which she held three times), the first woman to hold a WWE title besides the Women's Championship, and the first woman to compete in the Royal Rumble match and King of the Ring tournament.
Chyna first held the Intercontinental Championship on October 17, 1999 when she defeated Jeff Jarrett in a Good Housekeeping match at the No Mercy pay-per-view.
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 The Wrestling Round Table - WWE Intercontinental Championship History
20) Rob Van Dam defeated European Champion Jeff Hardy on 7/21/02 to unify the Intercontinental and European Championships; European Championship discontinued.
21) Rob Van Dam defeated Hardcore Champion Tommy Dreamer on 8/26/02 to unify the Intercontinental and Hardcore Championships; Hardcore Championship discontinued.
The vacancy was due to Edge being injured, and him being unable to defend the title within the 30 day limit, thus he was stripped of the belt.
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