THE HISTORY OF THE

SGW WORLD TAG TEAM CHAMPIONSHIP

10/10/1999 - 10/31/2021

 

1st CHAMPIONS

THE DANGEROUS DUO
(SCOTT HALL & MANKIND)

In the finals of a four -team one night tournament, the unlikely (and dangerous) duo of Scott Hall & Mankind defeated Billy Kidman & Rob Van Dam (Unknown) to become the first-ever SGW World Tag Team Champions

HANDLERS
William Moor & Tyler Courtney

DATE
10 / 10 / 1999

REIGN
17 days

 

2nd CHAMPIONS

THA' TRU WARRIORZ
(BUFF BAGWELL & SID VICIOUS)

Sid Vicious & Buff Bagwell let their powers combine to defeat The Dangerous Duo and become the new SGW World Tag Team Champions.

HANDLERS
Unknown

DATE
10 / 27 / 1999

REIGN
7 days

 

3rd CHAMPIONS

FRANCHISE 6:32
(TAZ & SHANE DOUGLAS)

Taz & Shane Douglas defeated Tha' Tru Warriorz in an impromptu Falls Count Anywhere match to become the new SGW World Tag Team Champions.

HANDLERS
Matt Emerson & George Z

DATE
11 / 03 / 1999

REIGN
11 days

 

4th CHAMPIONS

HIGH ALTITUDE
(BILLY KIDMAN & ROB VAN DAM)

In a shocking upset, Billy Kidman & Rob Van Dam defeated Taz & Shane Douglas in a Ladder Match to become the new SGW World Tag Team Champions.

HANDLERS
Unknown

DATE
11 / 14 / 1999

REIGN
17 days

 

5th CHAMPIONS

THE BEAUTIFUL PEOPLE
(DOINK THE CLOWN & AL SNOW)

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

HANDLERS
Matt Mogard

DATE
12 / 01 / 1999

REIGN
18 days

 

6th CHAMPIONS

THE KLIQ
(KEVIN NASH & SHAWN MICHAELS)

The Kliq defeated The Beautiful People to become the new SGW World Tag Team Champions in a Four Corner Survival Match which also include The BMF (Chris Gambit) and The New Age Outlaws (Unknown).

HANDLERS
Tony Townes

DATE
12 / 19 / 1999

REIGN
17 days

 

7th CHAMPIONS

THE BEAUTIFUL PEOPLE
(DOINK THE CLOWN & AL SNOW) (2x)

The Beautiful People defeated The Kliq to become the first-ever two-time SGW World Tag Team Champions.

HANDLERS
Matt Mogard

DATE
01 / 05 / 2000

REIGN
28 days

 

8th CHAMPIONS

THE BMF
(STEVE AUSTIN & TEST)

"Stone Cold" Steve Austin & Test defeated The Beautiful People to become the new SGW World Tag Team Champions.

HANDLERS
Chris Gambit

DATE
02 / 02 / 2000

REIGN
4 days

 

9th CHAMPIONS

THE DUDLEY BOYZ
(BUH BUH RAY & D-VON DUDLEY)

After brutally attacking them backstage before the match, the Dudley Boyz shocked the world by defeating The BMF to become the new SGW World Tag Team Champions.

HANDLERS
Josh Smith

DATE
02 / 06 / 2000

REIGN
7 days

 

10th CHAMPIONS

THE TRIPLE THREAT
(CHRIS KANYON & LANCE STORM)

Chris Kanyon & Lance Storm defeated the Dudley Boyz to become the new SGW World Tag Team Champions.

HANDLERS
Tyler Courtney & Patrick Quinlan

DATE
02 / 13 / 2000

REIGN
14 days

 

11th CHAMPIONS

THE TRIPLE THREAT
(LANCE STORM & STEVE CORINO)

After the Dudley Boyz attacked Chris Kanyon backstage, he was due to miss significant ring time due to injury. Steve Corino replaced him as one half of the SGW World Tag Team Champions.

HANDLERS
Patrick Quinlan & Kfir Hezroni

DATE
02 / 27 / 2000

REIGN
21 days

 

12th CHAMPIONS

THE RADICALZ
(DEAN MALENKO & PERRY SATURN)

Dean Malenko & Perry Saturn defeated Steve Corino & Lance Storm to become the new SGW World Tag Team Champions.

HANDLERS
Darren

DATE
03 / 19 / 2000

REIGN
31 days

 

13th CHAMPIONS

TERRY FUNK &
CACTUS JACK
(TERRY FUNK & CACTUS JACK)

Cactus Jack & Terry Funk defeated The Radicalz and David Flair & Crowbar (Shevek) in a Triple Threat Ladder Match to become the new SGW World Tag Team Champions.

HANDLERS
Josh Smith

DATE
04 / 19 / 2000

REIGN
41 days

 

14th CHAMPIONS

THE DUDLEY BOYZ
(BUH BUH RAY & D-VON DUDLEY) (2x)

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

HANDLERS
Josh Smith

DATE
05 / 30 / 2000

REIGN
40 days

 

15th CHAMPIONS

TEAM EXTREME
(TAZ & TOMMY DREAMER)

In an impromptu Falls Count Anywhere Match, Tommy Dreamer and Taz defeated the Dudley Boyz to become the new SGW World Tag Team Champions.

HANDLERS
Josh Smith & Matt Emerson

DATE
07 / 09 / 2000

REIGN
65 days

 

16th CHAMPIONS

HARLEM HEAT
(BOOKER T & STEVIE RAY)

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

HANDLERS
Matt G.

DATE
09 / 12 / 2000

REIGN
66 days

 

17th CHAMPIONS

THE DUDLEY BOYZ
(BUH BUH RAY & D-VON DUDLEY) (3x)

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

HANDLERS
Josh Smith

DATE
11 / 17 / 2000

REIGN
44 days

 

18th CHAMPIONS

TEAM FRANCHISE
(SHANE DOUGLAS & RHYNO)

Team Franchise defeated The Dudley Boyz in a Falls Count Anywhere Match to become the new SGW World Tag Team Champions.

HANDLERS
George Z.

DATE
12 / 31 / 2000

REIGN
59 days

 

19th CHAMPIONS

INHUMANE SOCIETY
(SCOTT STEINER & JEFF JARRETT)

Jeff Jarrett & Scott Steiner defeated Team Franchise and Billy Gunn & Justin Credible (Kurt) to become the new SGW World Tag Team Champions.

HANDLERS
Josh Smith & Joe Green

DATE
02 / 28 / 2001

REIGN
66 days

 

20th CHAMPIONS

EDGE & CHRISTIAN
(EDGE & CHRISTIAN)

Edge & Christian defeated Jeff Jarrett & Scott Steiner to become the new SGW World Tag Team Champions.

HANDLERS
Scott Smith

DATE
05 / 05 / 2001

REIGN
67 days

 

21st CHAMPIONS

DEMOLITION
(AX & SMASH)

In a shocking upset, Demolition defeated Edge & Christian to become the new SGW World Tag Team Champions.

HANDLERS
Rafik

DATE
07 / 11 / 2001

REIGN
11 days

 

22nd CHAMPIONS

SUDDEN IMPACT
(REY MYSTERIO & SHANE HELMS)

In a Four-Way Ladder Match, Sudden Impact defeated Demolition, Edge & Christian (Scott S.), and The Hardy Boyz (Unknown) to become the new SGW World Tag Team Champions.

HANDLERS
Chris Shady

DATE
07 / 22 / 2001

REIGN
7 days

 

23rd CHAMPIONS

THE LONE WOLVES
(KEVIN NASH & SYXX)

The Lone Wolves defeated Sudden Impact to become the new SGW World Tag Team Champions.

HANDLERS
Unknown

DATE
07 / 29 / 2001

REIGN
21 days

 

24th CHAMPIONS

THE DUDLEY BOYZ
(BUH BUH RAY & D-VON DUDLEY) (4x)

The Dudley Boyz defeated The Lone Wolves to become the new SGW World Tag Team Champions, making them the first-ever four-time champions.

HANDLERS
Unknown

DATE
08 / 19 / 2001

REIGN
62 days

 

25th CHAMPIONS

EDGE & CHRISTIAN
(EDGE & CHRISTIAN) (2x)

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

HANDLERS
Scott Smith

DATE
10 / 10 / 2001

REIGN
22 days

 

26th CHAMPIONS

EDGE & KANYON
(EDGE & CHRIS KANYON)

During a ladder match between Edge & Christian and Chris Kanyon & Yoshihiro Tajiri, both Kanyon and Edge retrieved a championship belt. Shane McMahon declared that they would reign together as champions moving forward.

HANDLERS
Scott Smith & Anthony Hall

DATE
11 / 11 / 2001

REIGN
14 days

 

27th CHAMPIONS

EDGE & CHRISTIAN
(EDGE & CHRISTIAN) (3x)

In a ladder match to determine the undisputed tag team champions, Edge & Christian defeated Chris Kanyon & Yoshihiro Tajiri in a Ladder Match to become the new champions.

HANDLERS
Scott Smith

DATE
11 / 25 / 2001

REIGN
28 days

 

28th CHAMPIONS

SANDMAN & CREDIBLE
(JUSTIN CREDIBLE & THE SANDMAN)

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

HANDLERS
Anthony Hall

DATE
12 / 23/ 2001

REIGN
14 days

 

29th CHAMPIONS

HARDY & WHIPWRECK
(JEFF HARDY & MIKEY WHIPWRECK)

A drunk Sandman turned on Justin Credible and forfeited the SGW World Tag Team Championship, handing both titles over to Jeff Hardy and Mikey Whipwreck.

HANDLERS
Chris Spag

DATE
01 / 06 / 2002

REIGN
7 days

 

30th CHAMPIONS

MONEY, INC.
(VAL VENIS & TED DIBIASE)

Val Venis & Ted Dibiase defeated Jeff Hardy & Mikey Whipwreck to become the new SGW World Tag Team Champions.

HANDLERS
Brett A. & Mike Frost

DATE
01 / 13 / 2002

REIGN
14 days

 

31st CHAMPIONS

THE F.B.I.
(LITTLE GUIDO & BIG SAL E. GRAZIANO)

The Full Blooded Italians defeated Money, Inc., The Zoo Crew (Unknown), and Team Franchise (George Z) in a Four Corner Survival Match to become the new SGW World Tag Team Champions.

HANDLERS
Leo Albanese

DATE
01 / 27 / 2002

REIGN
21 days

 

VACATED
02 / 17 / 2002

Due to controversy surrounding the formation of Arn Anderson's Apokolips faction, the network canceled Solid Gold Wrestling's Shock program, which forced the company into an unexpected hiatus. As a result, the Full Blooded Italians were stripped of the championship and they would remain vacant for several years.

 

32nd CHAMPIONS

JEFF & CHRISTIAN
(JEFF JARRETT & CHRISTIAN CAGE)

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

HANDLERS
Josh Smith & Scott Smith

DATE
01 / 21 / 2006

REIGN
10 minutes

 

33rd CHAMPIONS

COLOSSAL TOWERS
(THE BIG SHOW & KEN KENNEDY)

Realizing that being the owner, world champion, and tag team champion might be too much for one man, Jeff Jarrett stripped himself and Christian of the titles and awarded them to The Big Show & Ken Kennedy for their loyalty to the Jarrett regime.

HANDLERS
James Parkin

DATE
01 / 21 / 2006

REIGN
63 days

 

34th CHAMPIONS

EDGE & CHRISTIAN
(EDGE & CHRISTIAN) (4x)

Edge & Christian defeated The Colossal Towers to become four-time SGW World Tag Team Champions. Including different partners, this marks the 5th reign for Edge and Christian individually.

HANDLERS
Scott Smith

DATE
03 / 25 / 2006

REIGN
168 days

 

VACATED
09 / 09 / 2006

Solid Gold Wrestling ceased operations and
all SGW championships were declared vacant.

 

35th CHAMPIONS

THE HYBRID 2
(JACK EVANS & ANGELICO)

The Hybrid 2 defeated Promociones Dorado (Six) and The Golden Lovers (Troy) in a Triple Threat Match to become the new SGW World Tag Team Champions.

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

HANDLERS
Avi

DATE
11 / 16 / 2019

REIGN
43 days

 

36th CHAMPIONS

THE BROTHERHOOD
(DUSTIN RHODES & CODY RHODES)

The Brotherhood defeated The Hybrid 2 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

HANDLERS
Scott Smith & Craig Chalmers

DATE
12 / 28 / 2019

REIGN
43 days

 

37th CHAMPIONS

LOS ICE CREAMS
(EL HIJO DEL ICE CREAM & ICE CREAM, JR.)

Los Ice Creams defeated The Brotherhood to become the new SGW World Tag Team Champions after Dustin turned on Cody, costing them the match.

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

HANDLERS
Yolo

DATE
02 / 08 / 2020

REIGN
43 days

 

38th CHAMPIONS

TEAM TREMENDOUS
(DAN BARRY & BILL CARR)

Team Tremendous 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

HANDLERS
Wasabi

DATE
03 / 21 / 2020

REIGN
43 days

 

39th CHAMPIONS

V.E.N.O.M.
(ILJA DRAGUNOV & LOW KI)

Ilja Dragunov & Low Ki defeated Team Tremendous to become the new SGW World Tag Team Champions.

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
08/08/2020 - The Ecstasy of Gold - def. The Von Erichs (Six) via Pinfall
09/08/2020 - SGW Forever - lost to Beer Money via Pinfall

HANDLERS
Anthony Hall

DATE
05 / 02 / 2020

REIGN
127 days

 

40th CHAMPIONS

BEER MONEY
(BOBBY ROODE & JAMES STORM)

With the help of SGW Hall of Famer "Stone Cold" Steve Austin, Beer Money defeated V.E.N.O.M. to become the new SGW World Tag Team Champions.

DEFENSES
12/31/2021 - SGW KILLS - lost to The Imperfect 10s in a Trunk or Treat Match, also featuring The Usos (Rando).

HANDLERS
Dustin Leisner

DATE
09 / 8 / 2020

REIGN *
419 days

* 54 active days

 

41st CHAMPIONS

THE IMPERFECT 10s
(SHAWN SPEARS & PRESTON VANCE)

In the first-ever Trunk 'r Treat Match, Shawn Spears & Preston Vance defeated Beer Money and The Usos (Rando) to become the new SGW World Tag Team Champions.

HANDLERS
Cross

DATE
10 / 31 / 2021

REIGN
Current