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Finlay Timeline

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Finlay Timeline
(c) 2007 World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
The following is a timeline for the WCW and WWE career of Finlay. 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.

1998
5/4 Nitro - beat Booker T to win the WCW TV Title
5/17 Slamboree – beat Chris Benoit
6/14 Great American Bash – lost the TV Title to Booker T
10/25 Halloween Havoc – lost to Alex Wright
12/27 Starrcade – w/Jerry Flynn lost to Scott Norton & Brian Adams

1999
1/17 Souled Out – beat Van Hammer
7/11 Bash at the Beach – won the Junkyard Hardcore Invitational Battle Royal

2000
3/19 Uncensored – lost to Vampiro

2006
4/2 WrestleMania 22 - Money in the Bank Match: Rob Van Dam beat Matt Hardy. Lashley. Finlay. Ric Flair. & Shelton Benjamin
5/21 Judgment Day – lost to Chris Benoit
7/14 SmackDown – beat Lashley to win the U.S. Championship
7/15 SNME - Batista, Rey Mysterio, & Lashley beat King Booker, Mark Henry, & Finlay
7/23 Great American Bash – beat William Regal
9/1 SmackDown - Kennedy beat Lashley & Finlay to win the U.S. Title
10/8 No Mercy - Fatal four-way for the World Championship: King Booker beat Finlay, Lashley, and Batista
11/26 Survivor Series - John Cena, Lashley, Kane, Rob Van Dam, and Sabu beat Big Show, Finlay, Test, MVP, and Umaga
12/17 Armageddon – w/King Booker lost to Batista and John Cena

2007
2/18 No Way Out – w/Little Bastard beat Boogeyman & Little Boogeyman
4/1 WrestleMania 23 - Money in the Bank Ladder Match: Ken Kennedy beat Edge, C.M. Punk, King Booker, Jeff Hardy, Finlay, Matt Hardy, and Randy Orton
6/2 SNME – w/Hornswoggle beat Boogeyman & Little Boogeyman
8/18 SNME – w/Great Khali lost to Batista & Kane
8/26 SummerSlam – lost to Kane
10/7 No Mercy – fought Rey Mysterio to a no-contest
10/28 Cyber Sunday - lost to Rey Mysterio in a Stretcher Match
11/18 Survivor Series - Triple H, Jeff Hardy, Rey Mysterio, & Kane beat Umaga, Finlay, Big Daddy V, MVP, & Kennedy
12/16 Armageddon - beat The Great Khali

2008
2/17 No Way Out - Elimination Chamber: The Undertaker beat Batista, Big Daddy V, Finlay, MVP, and the Great Khali
3/30 WrestleMania XXIV - lost a Belfast Brawl to JBL
6/29 Night of Champions - w/Hornswoggle lost to WWE Tag Team Champions The Miz & John Morrison
7/20 Great American Bash - Curt Hawkins & Zack Ryder beat Champs The Miz & John Morrison, Finlay & Hornswoggle, and Jesse & Festus to win the WWE Tag Team Championship
9/7 Unforgiven - ECW Championship Scramble: Matt Hardy beat ECW Champion Mark Henry, the Miz, Chavo Guerrero, and Finlay
12/14 Armageddon - beat Mark Henry in a Belfast Brawl

2009
2/15 No Way Out - lost to ECW Champion Jack Swagger
4/5 25th Anniversary of WrestleMania – Money in the Bank Ladder Match: CM Punk beat Christian, Kofi Kingston, Kane, Mark Henry, Finlay, Shelton Benjamin, and MVP
6/28 The Bash - Scramble Match: ECW Champion Tommy Dreamer beat Mark Henry, Christian, Jack Swagger, and Finlay
10/25 Bragging Rights - Team SmackDown (Chris Jericho, Kane, Matt Hardy, Finlay, R-Truth, David Hart Smith, & Tyson Kidd) beat Team RAW (Triple H, Shawn Michaels, Big Show, Kofi Kingston, Cody Rhodes, Jack Swagger, & Mark Henry)
11/22 Survivor Series - The Miz, Drew McIntyre, Sheamus, Dolph Ziggler, & Jack Swagger beat John Morrison, Matt Hardy, Evan Bourne, Shelton Benjamin, & Finlay

Sources Include: WWE.com, Online World of Wrestling.com, and Pro Wrestling Illustrated Almanac

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