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Dolph Ziggler Timeline

Dolph Ziggler Timeline

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Dolph Ziggler Timeline

Dolph Ziggler after getting slapped by Sherri Shepherd.

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The following is a timeline of the WWE career of Dolph Ziggler. Listed is every PPV match (excluding battle royals in which he was not involved in the ending) and title change that he has been involved in. Bolded items represent title victories while italicized items represent title losses. Please note that prior to being known as Dolph Ziggler he was known as Nicky, one of the five members of the Spirit Squad. Before that, he was known by his real name, Nick Nemeth, when he served as the caddy for Kerwin White.

2006
4/3 RAW - The Spirit Squad (Kenny & Mikey) won the World Tag Team Championship from Big Show & Kane
6/25 Vengeance - Handicap Match: D-Generation X (Shawn Michaels & Triple H) beat The Spirit Squad (Kenny/Mikey/Johnny/Nicky/Mitch)
7/15 Saturday Night's Main Event - Elimination Match: D-Generation X (Shawn Michaels & Triple H) beat The Spirit Squad (Kenny/Mikey/Johnny/Nicky/Mitch)
9/17 Unforgiven 2006 The Spirit Squad (Mikey/Kenny) beat The Highlanders
11/5 Cyber Sunday - The Spirit Squad (Kenny/Mikey) lost the World Tag Team Championship to Ric Flair & Roddy Piper
11/26 Survivor Series - Ric Flair, Sgt. Slaughter, Ron Simmons, and Dusty Rhodes beat the Spirit Squad

2009
6/28 The Bash - beat The Great Khali in a No Count-Out, No Disqualification Match
7/26 Night of Champions - lost to Intercontinental Champion Rey Mysterio
8/23 SummerSlam - lost to Intercontinental Champion Rey Mysterio
10/4 Hell in a Cell - lost to Intercontinental Champion John Morrison
11/22 Survivor Series - The Miz, Drew McIntyre, Sheamus, Dolph Ziggler, & Jack Swagger beat John Morrison, Matt Hardy, Evan Bourne, Shelton Benjamin, & Finlay

2010
3/28 WrestleMania XXVI - Money in the Bank Ladder Match: Jack Swagger beat Christian, Kane, Shelton Benjamin, Dolph Ziggler, Matt Hardy, Evan Bourne, Drew McIntyre, MVP, & Kofi Kingston
7/18 Money in the Bank - Kane beat Kofi Kingston, Dolph Ziggler, Christian, Cody Rhodes, Matt Hardy, Drew McIntyre, and The Big Show in a Money in the Bank Match
8/6 SmackDown - won the Intercontinental Championship from Kofi Kingston
8/15 SummerSlam - fought Kofi Kingston to a no contest
9/19 Night of Champions - beat Kofi Kingston in a match where he could have lost the title if he was counted out or disqualified
10/24 Bragging Rights - lost to US Champion Daniel Bryan in a non-title match
11/21 Survivor Series - beat Kaval
12/19 TLC: Tables, Ladders, & Chairs - beat Jack Swagger & Kofi Kingston in a Ladder Match

2011
1/7 SmackDown - lost the Intercontinental Championship to Kofi Kingston
1/30 Royal Rumble - lost to World Heavyweight Champion Edge
2/18 SmackDown - Dolph Ziggler was awarded the World Heavyweight Championship after Edge was stripped of the belt for using the spear in their title match a week earlier
2/18 SmackDown - lost the World Heavyweight Championship to Edge
4/3 WrestleMania XXVII - Snooki, Trish Stratus, & John Morrison beat Michelle McCool, Layla, & Dolph Ziggler
6/19 Capitol Punishment - won the US Championship from Kofi Kingston
9/18 Night of Champions - beat Jack Swagger, John Morrison, & Alex Riley
10/2 Hell in a Cell - w/Jack Swagger lost to WWE Tag Team Champions Kofi Kingston & Evan Bourne
10/23 Vengeance - w/Jack Swagger lost to WWE Tag Team Champions Kofi Kingston & Evan Bourne
10/23 Vengeance - beat Zack Ryder
11/20 Survivor Series - beat John Morrison
11/20 Survivor Series - Wade Barrett, Cody Rhodes, Dolph Ziggler, Jack Swagger, & Hunico beat Randy Orton, Sheamus, Kofi Kingston, Mason Ryan, & Sin Cara
12/18 TLC - lost the US Championship to Zack Ryder

2012
1/29 Royal Rumble - lost to WWE Champion CM Punk in a bout featuring John Laurinaitis as the special guest referee
2/19 Elimination Chamber - WWE Champion CM Punk beat Chris Jericho, The Miz, Kofi Kingston, Dolph Ziggler, and R-Truth in an Elimination Chamber Match
4/1 WrestleMania XXVIII - Team Johnny (David Otunga, Mark Henry, Drew McIntyre, Dolph Ziggler, Jack Swagger, & The Miz) beat Team Teddy (Santino Marella , R-Truth, Kofi Kingston, Zack Ryder, The Great Khali, & Booker T)
4/29 Extreme Rules - lost to Brodus Clay
5/20 Over the Limit - w/Jack Swagger lost to WWE Tag Team Champions R-Truth & Kofi Kingston
6/17 No Way Out - lost to World Heavyweight Champion Sheamus
7/15 Money in the Bank - Dolph Ziggler beat Damien Sandow, Tensai, Christian, Santino Marella, Tyson Kidd, Cody Rhodes & Sin Cara in the World Heavyweight Championship Contract Money in the Bank Ladder Match
8/19 SummerSlam - lost to Chris Jericho
9/16 Night of Champions - lost to Randy Orton
11/18 Survivor Series - Dolph Ziggler, Wade Barrett, Alberto Del Rio, David Otunga, & Damien Sandow beat Randy Orton, The Miz, Kofi Kingston, Kane, & Daniel Bryan
12/16 TLC - beat John Cena in a Ladder Match for the WHC Money in the Bank contract

2013
2/17 Elimination Chamber - beat Kofi Kingston
4/7 WrestleMania XXIX - w/Big E Langston lost to WWE Tag Team Champions Kane & Daniel Bryan
4/8 RAW - won the World Heavyweight Championship from Alberto Del Rio
6/16 Payback - lost the World Heavyweight Championship to Alberto Del Rio
7/14 Money in the Bank - lost to World Heavyweight Champion Alberto Del Rio via DQ
8/18 SummerSlam - Dolph Ziggler & Kaitlyn beat Big E Langston & AJ Lee
9/15 Night of Champions - lost to United States Champion Dean Ambrose

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