THE HISTORY OF THE

SGW WORLD TAG TEAM

CHAMPIONSHIP

OCTOBER 10th, 1999 - CURRENT

THE DANGEROUS DUO

Handlers -
William Moor & Tyler Courtney

Date - 10 / 10 / 1999

Reign - 17 days

Scott Hall and Mankind defeated Billy Kidman and Rob Van Dam (Unknown) in a four-team tournament final to become the first-ever SGW World Tag Team Champions.

 

THA' TRU WARRIORZ

Handlers - Unknown

Date - 10 / 27 / 1999

Reign - 7 days

Sid Vicious and Buff Bagwell defeated The Dangerous Duo via Pin Fall to become the new SGW World Tag Team Champions after Sid Vicious hit Mankind with a steel chair behind the referee's back.

 

TAZ & SHANE DOUGLAS

Handlers -
Matt Emerson & George Z.

Date - 11 / 03 / 1999

Reign -  11 days

Taz and Shane Douglas destroyed Tha' Tru Warriorz in under five minutes during an impromptu, no disqualification encounter to become the new SGW World Tag Team Champions.

 

BILLY KIDMAN & ROB VAN DAM

Handlers -  Unknown

Date -  11 / 14 / 1999

Reign -  17 days

In a shocking upset, BIlly Kidman and Rob Van Dam defeated the super-team of Taz and Shane Douglas in a Ladder Match to become the new SGW World Tag Team Champions.

 

THE BEAUTIFUL PEOPLE

Handler - Matt Mogard

Date -  12 / 01 / 1999

Reign - 18 days

In another shocking upset, Al Snow and Doink the Clown defeated Rob Van Dam and Billy Kidman to become the new SGW World Tag Team Champions.

 

THE KLIQ

Handlers -  Tony Townes

Date -  12 / 19 / 1999

Reign - 17 days

Kevin Nash and Shawn Michaels became the new SGW World Tag Team Champions by winning a Fatal Four Way match including the Beautiful People, The BMF (Chris Gambit), and The New Age Outlaws (Unknown).

 

THE BEAUTIFUL PEOPLE (2)

Handler - Matt Mogard

Date - 01 / 05 / 2000

Reign - 28 days

Doink and Al Snow shocked the world once again by becoming the new SGW World Tag Team Champions, becoming the first-ever two-time champions in the process.

 

THE BMF

Handler - Chris Gambit

Date - 02 / 02 / 2000

Reign - 4 days

"Stone Cold" Steve Austin and Test defeated The Beautiful People cleanly via Pin Fall to become the new SGW World Tag Team Champions.

 

THE DUDLEY BOYZ

Handler - Josh Smith

Date - 02 / 06 / 2000

Reign - 7 days

After brutally attacking them before the match, the Dudley Boyz defeated The BMF to become the SGW World Tag Team Champions in only their second night in the company.

 

LANCE STORM & CHRIS KANYON

Handlers
Mike Anstett & Tyler Courtney

Date - 02 / 13 / 2000

Reign - 14 days

Lance Storm and Chris Kanyon defeated The Dudley Boyz after interference from Steve Corino to become the new SGW World Tag Team Champions.

 

LANCE STORM & STEVE CORINO

Handler -
Mike Anstett & Kfir Hezroni

Date - 02 / 27 / 2000

Reign - 21 days

In retaliation for their title loss, the Dudley Boyz attacked Chris Kanyon backstage, injuring his knee in the process. Due to miss a significant amount of in-ring time, Steve Corino replaced Chris Kanyon as Lance Storm's tag team partner.

 

DEAN MALENKO & PERRY SATURN

Handler - Darren

Date - 03 / 19 / 2000

Reign - 31 days

Dean Malenko and Perry Saturn defeated Lance Storm and Steve Corino in a five star affair to become the new SGW World Tag Team Champions.

 

CACTUS JACK & TERRY FUNK

Handler - Josh Smith

Date - 04 / 19 / 2000

Reign - 41 days

Cactus Jack & Terry Funk defeated Dean Malenko & Perry Saturn and  David Flair & Crowbar (Shevek) in a triple threat Ladder Match to become the new SGW World Tag Team Champions.

 

THE DUDLEY BOYZ (2)

Handlers - Josh Smith

Date - 05 / 30 / 2000

Reign - 40 days

The Dudley Boyz defeated Cactus Jack and Terry Funk to become the new SGW World Tag Team Champions in a Falls Count Anywhere match.

 

TEAM EXTREME

Handlers
Josh Smith & Matt Emerson

Date - 07 / 09 / 2000

Reign - 65 days

Tommy Dreamer and Taz defeated The Dudley Boyz in an impromptu Falls Count Anywhere match to become the new SGW World Tag Team Champions.

 

HARLEM HEAT

Handler - Matt Gorsuch

Date - 9 / 12 / 2000

Reign - 66 days

Harlem Heat defeated  Team Extreme and The Acolytes (Mike Anstett) in a triple threat match to become the new SGW World Tag Team Champions.

 

THE DUDLEY BOYZ (3)

Handler - Josh Smith

Date - 11 / 17 / 2000

Reign - 44 days

The Dudley Boyz defeated Harlem Heat thanks to interference from Joel Gertner to become the first ever three-time SGW World Tag Team Champions.

 

SHANE DOUGLAS & RHYNO

Handler - George Z.

Date - 12 / 31 / 2000

Reign - 59 days

Shane Douglas and Rhyno defeated the Dudley Boyz in a Falls Count Anywhere match to become the new SGW World Tag Team Champions.

 

SCOTT STEINER & JEFF JARRETT

Handlers -
Joe Green & Josh Smith

Date - 02 / 28 / 2001

Reign - 66 days

Scott Steiner & Jeff Jarrett defeated Shane Douglas & Rhyno and Justin Credible & Billy Gunn (Kurt) in a triple threat match to become the new SGW World Tag Team Champions.

 

EDGE & CHRISTIAN

Handler - Scott Smith

Date - 05 / 05 / 2001

Reign - 67 days

In a massive upset, Edge and Christian defeated Scott Steiner and Jeff Jarrett to become the new SGW World Tag Team Champions.

 

DEMOLITION

Handler - Rafik

Date - 07 / 11 / 2001

Reign - 11 days

Demolition defeated Edge and Christian to become the new SGW World Tag Team Champions in the biggest upset of the year.

 

SUDDEN IMPACT

Handler - Chris Shady

Date - 07 / 22 / 2001

Reign - 7 days

In a four way Ladder Match, Rey Mysterio & Shane Helms defeated Edge & Christian (Scott Smith), The Hardy Boyz (Unknown), and Demolition (Rafik) to become the new SGW World Tag Team Champions.

 

THE LONE WOLVES

Handlers - Unknown

Date - 07 / 29 / 2001

Reign - 21 days

Kevin Nash & Syxx defeated Sudden Impact to become the new SGW World Tag Team Champions.

 

THE DUDLEY BOYZ (4)

Handlers - Unknown

Date - 08 / 19 / 2001

Reign - 62 days

The Dudley Boyz defeated The Lone Wolves to become the new SGW World Tag Team Champions after a distraction from Stacy Keibler.

 

EDGE & CHRISTIAN (2)

Handler - Scott Smith

Date - 10 / 20 / 2001

Reign - 22 days

Edge and Christian defeated The Dudley Boyz to become two-time SGW World Tag Team Champions.

 

EDGE & CHRIS KANYON

Handlers -
Scott Smith & Ray Hall

Date - 11 / 11 / 2001

Reign - 14 days

After Chris Kanyon and Tajiri (Ray Hall) stole the physical tag team titles from Edge & Christian, SGW owner Shane McMahon made the controversial decision to force Edge and Chris Kanyon to defend the championships together only a few weeks before they were scheduled to meet in a Ladder Match to determine the undisputed tag team champions.

 

EDGE & CHRISTIAN (3)

Handler - Scott Smith

Date - 11 / 25 / 01

Reign - 28 days

Edge and Christian defeated Chris Kanyon and Tajiri (Ray Hall) in a Ladder Match to become the undisputed three-time SGW World Tag Team Champions.

 

JUSTIN CREDIBLE & THE SANDMAN

Handler - Ray Hall

Date - 12 / 23 / 2001

Reign - 14 days

The Sandman & Justin Credible defeated Edge & Christian in a Falls Count Anywhere match to become the new SGW World Tag Team Champions.

 

JEFF HARDY & MIKEY WHIPWRECK

Handler - Chris Spag

Date - 01 / 06 / 2002

Reign - 7 days

After turning on Justin Credible, an obviously drunk Sandman simply handed over the SGW World Tag Team Championship to Jeff Hardy and Mikey Whipwreck before staggering off into the sunset.

 

TED DIBIASE & VAL VENIS

Handler -
Mike Frost & Brett Albers

Date - 01 / 13 / 2002

Reign - 14 days

Ted Dibiase and Val Venis defeated Jeff Hardy and Mike Whipwreck cleanly via Pin Fall to become the new SGW World Tag Team Champions.

 

THE FULL BLOODED ITALIANS

Handler - Leo Albanese

Date - 01 / 27 / 2002

Reign - 21 days

Little Guido Maritato & Big Sal E. Graziano defeated Money Inc., The Zoo Crew (Unknown), and Shane Douglas & Rhyno (George Z.) in a Fatal Four Way to become the new SGW World Tag Team Champions.

 

VACANT

Handler - N/A

Date - 02 / 17 / 2002

Controversy surrounding the violence televised during the formation of The Apokolips led the network to put SGW Shock on hiatus before ultimately deciding to cancel the program, effectively causing SGW to cease operation for a number of years. The Full Blooded Italians were consequently stripped of the SGW World Tag Team Championship and it was declared vacant.

 

JEFF JARRETT & CHRISTIAN CAGE

Handlers -
Josh Smith & Scott Smith

Date - 01 / 21 / 2006

Reign - 10 minutes

Jeff Jarrett and Christian Cage defeated The Blue Meanie & Stevie Richards (Mike Adkins) to become the new SGW World Tag Team Champions.

 

THE COLOSSAL TOWERS

Handler - James Parkin

Date - 01 / 21 / 2006

Reign - 63 days

Thinking better of being the owner, the SGW World Heavyweight Champion, and the SGW World Tag Team Champion at the same time, Jeff Jarrett stripped himself and Christian of the tag team titles, much to Christian's annoyance, and awarded them to The Big Show and Ken Kennedy for their loyalty.

 

EDGE & CHRISTIAN (4)

Handler - Scott Smith

Date - 03 / 25 / 2006

Reign - 168 days

Edge and Christian defeated the Colossal Towers in a match to determine who would hold the record for longest reigning SGW World Tag Team Champions. If Kennedy and Big Show won, they would break Edge and Christian's previous record. If Edge and Christian won, their record would remain intact. After winning, Edge and Christian went on to shatter their own record.

 

VACANT

Handler - N/A

Date - 09 / 09 / 2006

Upon closure of Solid Gold Wrestling, the championship was declared vacant for over 13 long years.

 

THE HYBRID 2

Handler - Avi

Date - 11 / 16 / 2019

Reign - 43 days

Jack Evans & Angelico defeated Promociones Dorado (Six) and The Golden Lovers (Troy) in a Triple Threat Match at SGW Momentum to become the first SGW World Tag Team Champions in over 13 long years.

Defenses
12/28/19 - Holiday Hell - Lost to The Brotherhood in a Triple Threat Match also featuring Promociones Dorado.

 

THE BROTHERHOOD

Handler - Brian & Mike

Date - 12 / 28 / 2019

Reign - 43 days

At Holiday Hell, Cody and Dustin Rhodes defeated The Hybrid 2 (Avi) and Promociones Dorado (Six) in a Triple Threat match to become the new SGW World Tag Team Champions.

Defenses
01/25/20 - Infiltration - def. Bobby Fish & Kyle O'Reilly via Pin Fall
02/08/20 - Total Destruction - lost to Los Ice Creams via Pin Fall

 

LOS ICE CREAMS

Handler - Yolo

Date - 02 / 08 / 2020

Reign - 43 days

At Total Destruction, Ice Cream Jr. and El Hijo del Ice Cream became the new SGW World Tag Team Champions after Dustin Rhodes turned on Cody, costing his team the championship belts.

Defenses
03/21/20 - WrestleBrawl 3 - lost to Team Tremendous via Pin Fall

 

TEAM TREMENDOUS

Handler - Wasabi

Date - 03 / 21 / 2020

Reign - 43 days

At WrestleBrawl 3, Dan Barry & Bill Carr defeated Los Ice Creams to become the new SGW World Tag Team Champions.

Defenses
05/02/2020 - People Who Hate Each Other Fighting - lost to V.E.N.O.M. via Pinfall

 

V.E.N.O.M.

Handler - Anthony

Date - 05 / 02 / 2020

Reign - Current

The team of Ilja Dragunov and Low Ki defeated Team Tremendous to become the new champions at People Who Hate Each Other Fighting.

Defenses
06/13/2020 - Supremacy - def. The Best Friends (Marshall) and Team Tremendous (Wasabi) via Pinfall
07/11/2020 - ReVolution - def. Kevin Steen & El Generico (Jeff) via Pinfall