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Timeline of the Road Warriors (aka Legion of Doom)

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Timeline of the Road Warriors (aka Legion of Doom)

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The following is a timeline for the AWA, WCW, WWE, and TNA career of the Legion of Doom (aka the Road Warriors). In addition to their tag team career, I have also included the singles matches of Hawk and Animal. Listed is every PPV match (excluding battle royals in which he was not involved in the ending) and title change that they been involved in. Bolded items represent title victories while italicized items represent title losses.

1984
8/25 - won the AWA Tag Team Championship from Baron Von Rasche & The Crusher

1985
7/6 Great American Bash - fought NWA Tag Team Champs Ivan Koloff & Kruscher Kruschev to a double DQ
9/28 Super Clash - beat The Freebirds (Gordy & Hayes) by DQ
9/29 - lost the AWA Tag Team Championship to Jimmy Garvin & Steve Regal

1986
4/19 Crockett Cup - beat Wahoo McDaniel & Mark Youngblood
4/19 Crockett Cup - beat The Midnight Express
4/19 Crockett Cup - Finals for $1,000,000: The Road Warriors beat Ronnie Garvin & Magnum TA
4/20 Wrestle Rock - beat Jimmy Garvin & Micheal Hayes in a Steel Cage Match
5/17 - The Road Warriors & Dusty Rhodes won the NWA 6-Man Championship from Ivan and Nikita Koloff & Baron Von Raschke
11/27 Starrcade - beat The Midnight Express in a Scaffold Match

1987
4/10 Crockett Cup - beat Shaska Whatley & Tiger Conway Jr
4/11 Crockett Cup - lost to The Midnight Express by DQ
7/4 Great American Bash - War Games 1: The SuperPowers, The Road Warriors, & Paul Ellering beat The Four Horsemen & JJ Dillon
7/31 Great American Bash - War Games 2: The SuperPowers, The Road Warriors, & Paul Ellering beat The Four Horsemen & War Machine
11/26 Starrcade - lost to NWA Tag Team Champs Tully Blanchard and Arn Anderson by DQ

1988
2/12 - Dusty Rhodes & The Road Warriors lost the NWA 6-Man Championship to Ivan Koloff & The Powers of Pain
1/24 Bunkhouse Stampede - Road Warrior Hawk beat NWA World Champion Ric Flair by DQ
3/27 Clash of Champions - Barbed Wire Match: The Road Warriors & Dusty Rhodes beat The Powers of Pain & Ivan Koloff
4/22 Crockett Cup - beat Shaska Whatley & Tiger Conway Jr
4/23 Crockett Cup - lost to The Powers of Pain by DQ
7/9 - Dusty Rhodes & The Road Warriors beat Ric Flair, Arn Anderson, & Tully Blanchard to win the vacant NWA 6-Man Championship
7/10 Great American Bash - Tower of Doom Match: The Road Warriors, Jim Garvin, Ron Garvin, & Steve Williams beat Kevin Sullivan, Mike Rotundo, Ivan Koloff, Al Perez, & Russian Invader 1
10/29 - won the NWA Tag Team Championship from the Midnight Express
12/7 COC - Six-man Tag Titles: Road Warrior Animal beat Dusty Rhodes by DQ. As a result, the Road Warriors chose Genichiro Tenryu as their new partner.
12/26 Starrcade - lost to Dusty Rhodes & Sting by DQ

1989
2/15 COC - Six-man Tag Titles: Champs The Road Warriors & Genichiro Tenyru wrestled to a no contest against Sting, Michael Hayes, & The Junkyard Dog
??? - shortly after the last match the titles were abandoned
2/20 Chi-Town Rumble - beat Steve Williams & Kevin Sullivan
4/2 COC - lost the NWA Tag Team Titles to Mike Rotunda & Steve Williams
5/7 Music City Showdown - Special Guest Ref Nikita Koloff: beat NWA Tag Team Champions Steve Williams & Mike Rotunda by DQ
7/23 Great American Bash - War Games: The Road Warriors, The Midnight Express, & Steve Williams beat The Samoan Swat Team & The Fabulous Freebirds
9/12 COC - beat The Samoan Swat Team
10/28 Halloween Havoc - beat The Skyscrapers by DQ
11/15 COC - lost to the Freebirds by DQ
12/13 Starrcade - beat Doom
12/13 Starrcade - lost to The Steiners
12/13 Starrcade - beat The New Samoans to win the tournament

1990
2/6 COC - beat The New Skyscrapers by DQ
2/25 Wrestle War - beat The New Skyscrapers in a Chicago Street Fight
5/19 Capital Combat - The Road Warriors & Norman the Lunatic beat Bam Bam Bigelow, Cactus Jack, & Kevin Sullivan
10/13 Saturday Night's Main Event - The Ultimate Warrior & Legion Of Doom beat Demolition
11/22 Survivor Series - WWF Champion Ultimate Warrior, Kerry Von Erich & The Legion of Doom beat I-C Champ Curt Hennig & Demolition

1991
1/28 The Main Event 4 - beat The Orient Express
3/24 WrestleMania VII - beat Power & Glory
8/26 SummerSlam - won the WWE World Tag Team Championship from The Nasty Boys
11/27 Survivor Series - The Legion of Doom & Big Boss Man beat The Natural Disasters & IRS

1992
1/19 Royal Rumble - lost to The Natural Disasters by count out
2/7 - lost the tag team titles to Ted DiBiase & IRS
8/29 SummerSlam - beat Ted DiBiase & IRS

1993 - present is on the next page

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