Paul London

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Paul London
Paul 14.JPG
Ring name(s) El Gran Luchadore[1][2]
Paul London[3]
Sydistiko[4]
Billed height 5 ft 8 in (1.73 m)[3]
Billed weight 180 lb (82 kg)[3]
Born (1980-04-16) April 16, 1980 (age 34)[5]
Austin, Texas[6]
Resides Sherman Oaks, Los Angeles, California[7]
Billed from Austin, Texas[3]
Trained by Texas Wrestling Academy[8]
Dory Funk, Jr.[5]
Ivan Putski[2]
Christopher Daniels[9]
Debut 2000[6]

Paul Michael London[10] (born April 16, 1980) is an American professional wrestler. London is well known for his time with World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE). After being trained at the Texas Wrestling Academy, London began competing for Ring of Honor where his high risk offensive moves made him a fan favorite. He later competed for Total Nonstop Action Wrestling, Pro Wrestling Zero-One, and various independent promotions, winning numerous championships and won the ECWA Super 8 Tournament in 2003.

London made his debut in WWE in late 2003 and immediately began teaming with fellow cruiserweight Billy Kidman. After Kidman retired from active competition, London formed a tag team with Brian Kendrick, with whom he won the WWE Tag Team Championship. After their split, London began competing in the cruiserweight division and won the WWE Cruiserweight Championship. In late 2006, Kendrick returned and the two reformed as a team. London and Kendrick were managed by Ashley Massaro. London and Kendrick won the WWE Tag Team Championship, becoming the longest reigning WWE Tag Team Champions since the title's creation and the World Tag Team Championship.[3] The team split when Kendrick was drafted to the SmackDown brand in June 2008 and London was released later that year. In 2009, he returned to the independent circuit, competing for Pro Wrestling Guerrilla, where he is one half of the former PWG World Tag Team Champions with partner El Generico under the team name ¡Peligro Abejas!.

In WWE, London is a former one-time WWE Cruiserweight Champion, one-time World Tag Team Champion, and two-time WWE Tag Team Champion. During his second reign as WWE Tag Team Champion, London and his partner, Brian Kendrick, became the longest reigning WWE Tag Team Champions since the title's creation. Overall he is a former 4 time World Tag Team Champion with the 3 title reigns in World Wrestling Entertainment and 1 title reign in Pro Wrestling Guerrilla.

Professional wrestling career[edit]

Early career[edit]

After graduating from high school, London trained at several wrestling schools, some which never even had a wrestling ring in West Memphis, Arkansas and a school run by Ivan Putski in North Austin, Texas.[6] He met the head trainer of the Texas Wrestling Academy, Rudy Gonzales, and enrolled in his school for further training. He made his debut on the independent circuit on April 7, 2000, and went on to compete for independent promotions in Texas. In August 2000, London attended Southwest Texas State University where he studied theater.

Ring of Honor (2002–2003, 2013)[edit]

He made his debut in Ring of Honor (ROH) on March 30, 2002 in a match against Chris Marvel.[11] He began a lengthy feud with Michael Shane during a tag team match for ROH contracts on July 27, 2002. During the bout, both Shane and London made simultaneous pinfalls on their opponent's partners. The referee only counted for Shane, giving his team the victory, which led to London and Shane brawling.[12] The two continued to feud over the next several months in matches such as Street Fights (where the crowd chanted "please don't die" due to London's high risk offense), a Triple Threat match and a Gauntlet match.[13][14][15]

On December 7, 2002, London won a tournament to capture the ROH Number One Contender's Trophy, guaranteeing a match for the ROH Championship.[16] He lost the match three weeks later to then-champion Xavier.[17] On February 8, 2003, London competed in a Triple Threat match for the Number One Contender's Trophy, pinning A.J. Styles for the win.[18] After the match, Xavier informed London that he would compete for the title immediately.[18] London again lost to the champion.[18] London's final match in ROH was for the title against Samoa Joe on July 19, 2003, in which he lost.[5][19]

On May 4, 2013, London made his first appearance for ROH in a decade, facing Davey Richards in a losing effort at Border Wars 2013.[20] London suffered a concussion during the match and was as a result forced to pull out of the following day's tapings of Ring of Honor Wrestling.[21] London returned to ROH on August 3, losing to Michael Elgin in the first round of a tournament for the ROH World Championship.[22] London returned once again at Glory By Honor XII to defeat Roderick Strong.

Other promotions[edit]

During his time in ROH, London made brief appearances in Japanese promotion Pro Wrestling Zero-One (Zero1) and Total Nonstop Action Wrestling (TNA). London competed in Zero1 for several months on a match-by-match basis, beginning in January 2003, before turning down a contract.[6] London was contacted by TNA after ROH's one-year anniversary show, and told that they were interested in him doing some matches on a try-out basis.[23] On February 12, 2003 he made his TNA debut in a Gauntlet match against Jerry Lynn, which he lost.[24][25] London competed mainly in the company's X Division, even earning shots at the NWA TNA X Division Championship.[26] His last appearance in TNA was on June 18, 2003 at the TNA Anniversary show.[27] He wrestled X Division Champion Chris Sabin for the title, only to lose due to interference from CM Punk.[27] London has said that he viewed his time in TNA as a "stepping stone", but knew that he didn't want to be there long-term.[23] London also made several appearances East Coast Wrestling Association and won the 7th Annual ECWA Super 8 Tournament

World Wrestling Entertainment[edit]

Cruiserweight division (2003–2005)[edit]

London signed with World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) in mid–2003, working a few dark matches before being sent to the company's developmental territory, Ohio Valley Wrestling, on August 30.[2] London made his official WWE television debut on the SmackDown! brand, losing to Brock Lesnar in a match for the WWE Championship on October 9.[5] After the match, Lesnar continued to attack London until fellow cruiserweight Spanky (Brian Kendrick) made the save.[28] The two competed as a tag team on SmackDown!'s sister show Velocity until Spanky left the company in January 2004.[2][29]

London in 2005 as the WWE Cruiserweight Champion

London then began a tag team with Billy Kidman on January 29, 2004.[30] On the July 8 episode of SmackDown!, the duo won the WWE Tag Team Championship from the Dudley Boyz.[31] They defended the title against the Dudleys on several occasions before losing the championship to René Duprée and Kenzo Suzuki on September 9, due to Kidman leaving London to fight by himself.[32][33][34] Kidman's heel turn led to a feud between the two, which culminated at No Mercy where Kidman defeated London with a shooting star press. After the match, London was bleeding from the mouth and being stretchered when Kidman pulled him back into the ring with the stretcher and delivered another shooting star press to London's injured ribs.[35] This storyline was put in place after London had broken his nose wrestling Booker T on an episode of SmackDown! a few weeks prior to the event.[36] The nose required surgery and for London to miss a few months.[37] London returned on November 25, wrestling on Velocity until the end of the year.[38]

On March 10, 2005, London became the number one contender for Chavo Guerrero's WWE Cruiserweight Championship, which he later won in a cruiserweight battle royal.[39][40] Guerrero challenged London for the title at Judgment Day, where London emerged victorious.[41] During another title match with Guerrero on June 23, The Mexicools stormed the ring, attacking both London and Guerrero.[42] On the July 14 episode of SmackDown!, London teamed with Scotty 2 Hotty and Funaki to face The Mexicools. The ending of the match saw Juventud perform the 450° splash on London for the win, but landing his knee onto London's face and legitimately injuring him in the process.[43][44] London lost the Cruiserweight Title on the August 4 episode of Velocity to Nunzio.[45] Later in the night, London cut a heel promo encouraging the fans to protest his title loss.[46] London went on a losing streak before returning as a face and teaming with the newly rehired Brian Kendrick.[47]

Teaming with Brian Kendrick (2005–2008)[edit]

On the December 16 episode of Velocity London and Kendrick remade their image, wearing theatrical masks to the ring and matching vests and shorts.[48] On the April 7, 2006 episode of SmackDown!, London and Kendrick defeated WWE Tag Team Champions MNM in a non-title match.[49] They continued their winning streak on the champions, including singles victories for both Kendrick and London on Johnny Nitro and Joey Mercury, respectively.[50][51][52] London and Kendrick won the WWE Tag Team Title at Judgment Day,[53] thus defeating MNM six times in a row in both singles and tag team matches.[54] On August 11, K. C. James and Idol Stevens defeated the champions in a non-title match, igniting a feud between the two teams.[55] During the rivalry, WWE Diva Ashley Massaro began accompanying London and Kendrick to the ring. She acted as a valet to the team, combating the actions of James and Stevens' manager Michelle McCool.[56]

London making his entrance at a WWE house show held in Kitchener, Ontario, Canada on January 15, 2005.

On October 14, London and Kendrick became the longest reigning WWE Tag Team Champions of all time, surpassing MNM's previous record of 145 days.[57][58][59] They, however, soon began a losing streak to the team of William Regal and Dave Taylor. Regal defeated both team members in singles matches,[60][61] and on the December 8 episode of SmackDown!, Kendrick and London lost a tag team match to the pair.[62] During a scheduled title defense at Armageddon, London and Kendrick not only retained against Regal and Taylor but won a Fatal Four-Way tag team ladder match which also involved MNM and The Hardys.[63] On the January 12, 2007 episode of SmackDown! London and Kendrick were successful in retaining their championship against Regal and Taylor in a traditional tag team match.[64]

On February 2, 2007, London and Kendrick suffered a non-title loss to the rookie team Deuce 'n Domino,[65] though, they were able to successfully defend the titles at No Way Out.[66][67] London and Kendrick lost the championship to Deuce 'n Domino on the April 20 episode of SmackDown!, ending their reign at 331 days (SmackDown! was recorded on April 17).[68] During the match London missed a moonsault from the ring apron to the floor kayfabe injuring his ribs, leaving Kendrick to battle Deuce 'n Domino alone.[69] Selling his injured ribs, London was absent from physical action until the May 11 episode of SmackDown, defeating Domino in singles competition.[70] London and Kendrick unsuccessfully competed for the title on June 1 in a Triple Threat tag team match, which also involved Regal and Taylor,[71] and lost a rematch on June 15 in a standard tag team match.[72]

London, along with Kendrick, was drafted to the Raw brand on June 17, 2007 during the Supplemental Draft.[73] They won their debut match on Raw against The World's Greatest Tag Team on June 18.[74] On September 3, they won a number one contender's match for Lance Cade and Trevor Murdoch's World Tag Team Championship.[75] At a house show in South Africa on September 5, London and Kendrick defeated Cade and Murdoch to win the World Tag Team Title, only to lose it back in a rematch three days later.[76][77] At the end of 2007, he was inactive due to a foot injury.[78] On the February 4, 2008 episode of Raw, London returned to action in a match with Kendrick against the team of Carlito and Santino Marella.[79] On the March 17 episode of Raw, London and Kendrick faced Umaga in a handicap match. During the match, Kendrick walked out and left London to get pinned,[80] however, no dissension came of the incident, as London and Kendrick continued to team up.[81]

The team came to an end when Kendrick was drafted back to the SmackDown brand as part of the 2008 WWE Supplemental Draft.[82] London was briefly involved in a storyline between Shawn Michaels, Chris Jericho, and Lance Cade, aiding Michaels during attacks by Jericho and Cade. During the next few weeks, London went on to lose matches to both Cade and Jericho. London was released from his WWE contract on November 7, 2008.[83]

Independent circuit (2009–present)[edit]

London made his debut in Big Time Wrestling on February 28, defeating the BTW Champion Jason Styles by disqualification.[9] At the event, he also debuted a new gimmick, described as "a nerdy blend of 1970s band Devo and a nerdy Air Force cadet with flight jacket and goofy, oversized sunglasses".[9]

On November 13, 2009 London defeated Jason Blade to win the Northeast Wrestling Championship.[84]

On March 26, 2010, London made his debut for Dragon Gate USA in a tag team match, where he and Jimmy Jacobs were defeated by Brian Kendrick and Jon Moxley.[85] After the match, Kendrick turned on Moxley and re-formed his team with London, which led to a Loser Leaves Company tag team match between London and Kendrick and Jacobs and Jack Evans at the following day's tapings of the Mercury Rising pay-per-view. In the end Jacobs forced Kendrick to tap out and as a result he was forced to leave Dragon Gate USA for good. After the match London was assaulted by Teddy Hart.[86]

On July 30, 2011, London competed at Vanguard Championship Wrestling's Liberty Lottery 2011 event. He faced John Kermon, the VCW Liberty Champion, and defeated him to become the Liberty Champion.[87] On February 16, 2013, London defeated Brian Kendrick at Family Wrestling Entertainment's No Limit, winning a title match against the Tri-Borought Champion Damian Darling. The same night, London defeated Darling, winning the title.[88] On June 21, 2013, London defeated Akio to retain the title. The next day, Londrick were defeated by The Young Bucks at House of Hardcore 2.[89]

On October 12, 2013, London was defeated by Tony Nese in FWE Openweight Grand Prix in a Non-title match.[90]

Pro Wrestling Guerrilla (2009–2010, 2013)[edit]

London made his return to the independent circuit by making his Pro Wrestling Guerrilla (PWG) debut on February 21, 2009 at Express Written Consent.[9] He wrestled in a six man tag team main event where he and The Young Bucks (Nick and Matt Jackson) defeated The Dynasty (Joey Ryan, Scott Lost and Karl Anderson). He has since formed an alliance with Bryan Danielson and Roderick Strong, known as the "Hybrid Dolphins". On January 30, 2010, London re-formed his partnership with Brian Kendrick in PWG and together the two of them defeated the PWG World Tag Team Champions Generation Me in a non-title match.[91]

On April 10, 2010, London defeated PWG mainstay El Generico in a singles match.[92] On May 9, the two men teamed up to form a duo introduced as ¡Peligro Abejas! (literal translation: Danger Bees!) in the fourth annual DDT4 eight-team tag tournament. After defeating "The Professional" Scott Lost and Chuck Taylor in the first round and Jay and Mark Briscoe in the semifinals, London and Generico defeated the Young Bucks in the finals of the tournament to not only win DDT4, but also the PWG World Tag Team Championship.[93] On July 10, 2010, London defeated Joey Silvia in a two out of three falls match to become the new Pro Wrestling Xperience Heavyweight Champion.[94] Later in the year on December 11, 2010, ¡Peligro Abejas! successfully defended the PWG World Tag Team Championship against the ROH World Tag Team Champions The Kings of Wrestling (Chris Hero and Claudio Castagnoli).[95] On April 9, 2011, London was forced to miss a PWG event, during which El Generico and London's replacement, Ricochet, lost the PWG World Tag Team Championship back to The Young Bucks.[96]

After an over two-year absence from PWG, London returned to the promotion on March 22, 2013, defeating Kevin Steen during the first night of the All Star Weekend 9.[97] During the second night, he defeated Trent? in another singles match.[98] Then at PWG tenth anniversary show TEN he teamed with long time partner Brian Kendrick in a losing effort against Chuck Taylor and Johnny Gargano.

Lucha Libre USA (2010–2011)[edit]

In December 2010, London began working for Lucha Libre USA as the masked Sydistiko, taking over the role previously held by T.J. Perkins.[4] He teamed up with Rellik to defeat Dinastia (El Oriental and Tinieblas Jr.) on December 12, 2010. The pair participated in three way match to decide the new LLUSA Tag Team Championship but this time El Oriental and Tinieblas Jr. would get the better of the pair. As Sydistiko, he would go on to lose all his matches including LLUSA Championship number one contendership lucha roulette elimination.

Personal life[edit]

London was born in Austin, Texas, and has two older brothers, Daniel and Jonathan. In 1996, Daniel was killed by a drunk driver at the age of nineteen.[6][99] Jonathan is a music video director.[100] He is half-Mexican on his mother's side.[101] He is also bilingual, speaking both English and Spanish.[102] London attended Westlake High School in Texas.[6] He helped create the school's first-ever wrestling team where he was the captain, first varsity letterman and still holds the record for the fastest pinfall time of 7.4 seconds.[6] London has dated former WWE Diva Ashley Massaro.[103]

In wrestling[edit]

London performing a Standing Shooting star press.

Championships and accomplishments[edit]

London and Kendrick were the longest reigning WWE Tag Team Champions since their inception in 2002.
  • All Action Wrestling Perth
    • AAW Championship (1 time)[110]
  • Extreme Texas Wrestling
    • ETW Television Championship (1 time)[106]
  • Funking Conservatory
    • FC United States Championship (1 time)[106]
    • FC Television Championship (1 time)[106]
    • FC Hardcore Championship (1 time)[106]
    • FC Tag Team Championship (2 time) – with Adam Windsor[106]
  • Insane Wrestling League
    • IWL World Heavyweight Championship (2 times)[111]
  • Northeast Wrestling
    • NEW Championship (3 time)[84]
  • Pro Wrestling Bushido
    • PWB Television Championship (1 time)[112]
  • Pro Wrestling Xperience
    • PWX Heavyweight Championship (1 time, current)[94]
  • Vanguard Championship Wrestling
    • VCW United States Liberty Championship (1 time)
  • Xtreme Italian Wrestling
    • XIW Italian Championship (1 time, current)
  • Wrecking Ball Wrestling
    • Super Star Of The Year - 2013 (1 time)[115]
    • Tag Team Of The Year- 2013 w/ Paige Turner
    • Match Of The Year- 2013 w/ Paige Turner vs Jiggle-O James Johnson and Angel Blue in Ft. Worth, TX

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Hamilton, Ian (2006). Wrestling's Sinking Ship: What Happens To An Industry Without Competition. Lulu.com. p. 96. ISBN 1-4116-1210-8. 
  2. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s "Paul London Profile". Online World of Wrestling. Retrieved 2007-07-04. 
  3. ^ a b c d e f g h "WWE Bio". World Wrestling Entertainment. Archived from the original on 2008-01-10. Retrieved 2008-11-08. 
  4. ^ a b c d Boutwell, Josh (2011-10-01). "Lucha Libre USA: Masked Warriors 10/1 report". WrestleView. Retrieved 2011-10-02. 
  5. ^ a b c d Xamin, Mark. "Paul London". Slam! Sports. Retrieved 2008-05-16. 
  6. ^ a b c d e f g Phil Speer (2003-11-06). "Hard work pays off for Paul London". Usenet.com. Retrieved 2007-07-05. [dead link]
  7. ^ "Episode4 FanMail". Paul London. YouTube. 2010-07-11. Retrieved 2010-08-15. [dead link]
  8. ^ "TWA Graduates". Texas Wrestling Academy. Retrieved 2007-07-04. 
  9. ^ a b c d Lano, Mike (2009-03-10). "Paul London debuts new character in California". Slam! Sports. Retrieved 2009-03-20. 
  10. ^ "Texas Births". familytreelegends.com. Retrieved 2009-02-03. 
  11. ^ "ROH – Past Results". Ring of Honor. Retrieved 2011-09-26. 
  12. ^ "Ring of Honor results – July 27, 2002". Online World Of Wrestling. Retrieved 2007-07-07. 
  13. ^ "Ring of Honor results – October 5, 2002". Online World Of Wrestling. Retrieved 2007-07-07. 
  14. ^ "Ring of Honor results – November 9, 2002". Online World of Wrestling. Retrieved 2007-07-07. 
  15. ^ "Ring of Honor results – November 16, 2002". Online World of Wrestling. Retrieved 2007-07-07. 
  16. ^ "Ring of Honor results – December 7, 2002". Online World of Wrestling. Retrieved 2007-07-07. 
  17. ^ "Ring of Honor results – December 28, 2002". Online World of Wrestling. Retrieved 2007-07-07. 
  18. ^ a b c "Ring of Honor results – February 8, 2003". Online World of Wrestling. Retrieved 2007-07-07. 
  19. ^ "Ring of Honor results – July 19, 2003". Online World Of Wrestling. Retrieved 2007-07-07. 
  20. ^ Caldwell, James (2013-05-05). "ROH News: "Border Wars" iPPV results & news from Sat. night". Pro Wrestling Torch. Retrieved 2013-05-05. 
  21. ^ Namako, Jason (2013-05-05). "Spoilers: 5/5 ROH TV Tapings from Toronto, Canada". WrestleView. Retrieved 2013-05-06. 
  22. ^ Gee Schoon Tong, Chris (2013-08-04). "Show results - 8/3 ROH in Toronto, Canada: New Tag Champions, Whitmer injured, Title Tourney results". Pro Wrestling Torch. Retrieved 2013-08-04. 
  23. ^ a b "Interview Highlights With Paul London". 411mania.com. 2003-08-04. Retrieved 2008-07-03. 
  24. ^ "NWA:TNA Notes: Hennig, Sandman/Corino, Jarrett, More". LordsofPain.net. 2003-02-15. Archived from the original on 2007-11-23. Retrieved 2007-07-07. "Paul London and Jerry Lynn had a fantastic back and fourth (sic) battle this past Wednesday night[...] London was reportedly quite nervous about his TNA debut[...]" 
  25. ^ "TNA results – February 12, 2003". Online World Of Wrestling. Retrieved 2007-07-07. 
  26. ^ "TNA results – February 19, 2003". Online World Of Wrestling. Retrieved 2007-07-07. 
  27. ^ a b "TNA First Anniversary results – June 18, 2003". Online World Of Wrestling. 2003-06-18. Retrieved 2007-07-07. 
  28. ^ "SmackDown! results – October 9, 2003". Online World Of Wrestling. Retrieved 2007-07-05. 
  29. ^ "Brian "Spanky" Kendrick hands in notice to the WWE". LordsofPain.net. January 14, 2004. Archived from the original on 2008-03-14. Retrieved 2007-07-08. 
  30. ^ "SmackDown! results – January 29, 2004". Online World Of Wrestling. Retrieved 2007-07-08. 
  31. ^ "SmackDown! results – July 8, 2004". Online World Of Wrestling. Retrieved 2007-07-08. 
  32. ^ "SmackDown! results – July 29, 2004". Online World Of Wrestling. Retrieved 2007-07-08. 
  33. ^ "SmackDown! results – August 5, 2004". Online World Of Wrestling. Retrieved 2007-07-08. 
  34. ^ "SmackDown! results – September 9, 2004". Online World Of Wrestling. Retrieved 2007-07-08. 
  35. ^ PWI Staff (2007). "Pro Wrestling Illustrated presents: 2007 Wrestling almanac & book of facts". "Wrestling’s historical cards" (Kappa Publishing). p. 116. 
  36. ^ "SmackDown! results – September 23, 2004". Online World Of Wrestling. Retrieved 2007-07-08. 
  37. ^ "Top WWE stars suffering from injuries; SD wrestler gets surgery, more". LordsofPain.net. October 10, 2004. Archived from the original on 2007-12-06. Retrieved 2007-07-08. 
  38. ^ "SmackDown! results – November 25, 2004". Online World Of Wrestling. Retrieved 2007-07-08. 
  39. ^ "SmackDown! results – March 10, 2005". Online World Of Wrestling. Retrieved 2007-07-09. 
  40. ^ "SmackDown! results – March 31, 2005". Online World Of Wrestling. Retrieved 2007-07-09. 
  41. ^ "Judgment Day 2005 – May 22, 2005". prowrestlinghistory.com. Retrieved 2007-07-09. 
  42. ^ "Final Chapter, New Chapter". WWE. 2005-06-23. Retrieved 2007-07-09. 
  43. ^ "JBL'S STAND". WWE. 2005-07-14. Retrieved 2007-07-09. 
  44. ^ "London Fallen". WWE. 2007-07-15. Retrieved 2007-07-09. 
  45. ^ "Velocity Results – August 6, 2005". WWE. Archived from the original on 2005-08-09. Retrieved 2008-07-24. 
  46. ^ "SmackDown! results – August 4, 2005". Online World Of Wrestling. Retrieved 2007-07-09. 
  47. ^ "SmackDown! results – September 30, 2005". Online World Of Wrestling. Retrieved 2007-07-09. 
  48. ^ "Velocity results – December 16, 2005". Rajah.com. 2005-12-18. Retrieved 2007-07-09. "London and Kendrick are sporting new matching ring attire and theatrical themed mimist masks." 
  49. ^ "Breaking New Ground". WWE. 2006-04-07. Retrieved 2007-07-09. 
  50. ^ "Something to Celebrate". WWE. 2006-04-21. Retrieved 2007-07-09. 
  51. ^ Dee, Louie (2006-04-28). "The Dream stays alive". WWE. Retrieved 2007-07-09. 
  52. ^ Williams III, Ed (2006-05-19). "Seeing red". WWE. Retrieved 2007-07-09. 
  53. ^ Williams III, Ed (2006-05-21). "London & Kendrick are golden; MNM are broken". WWE. Retrieved 2008-01-05. 
  54. ^ "Judgment Day 2006 – May 21, 2006". prowrestlinghistory.com. Retrieved 2007-07-09. 
  55. ^ "SmackDown! results – August 11, 2006". WWE. Retrieved 2007-07-09. 
  56. ^ "SmackDown! results – September 8, 2006". WWE. Retrieved 2007-07-09. 
  57. ^ "WWE: Inside WWE > Title History > WWE Tag Team > 20051230 – MNM". WWE. Retrieved 2007-07-09. "MNM December 30, 2005 – May 21, 2006 (Note: SmackDown! was recorded on Tuesday, making their title reign commence on December 27, 2005)" 
  58. ^ "MNM's title reign". CalendarHome.com. Retrieved 2007-07-09. "145 Days" 
  59. ^ "London and Kendrick's title reign". CalendarHome.com. Retrieved 2007-07-09. "146 Days" 
  60. ^ Starr, Noah (2006-11-17). "Ani-mauled". WWE. Retrieved 2007-07-09. 
  61. ^ DiFino, Lennie (2006-11-24). "Prelude to Survivor Series". WWE. Retrieved 2007-07-09. 
  62. ^ DiFino, Lennie (2006-12-08). "A united front". WWE. Retrieved 2007-07-09. 
  63. ^ "Armageddon 2006 – December 17, 2006". prowrestlinghistory.com. Retrieved 2007-07-09. 
  64. ^ DiFino, Lennie (2007-01-12). "Perfect timing". WWE. Retrieved 2007-07-09. 
  65. ^ DiFino, Lennie (2007-02-02). "Chairman's Bombshell". WWE. Retrieved 2007-07-10. 
  66. ^ "No Way Out 2007 – February 18, 2007". prowrestlinghistory.com. Retrieved 2007-07-10. 
  67. ^ DiFino, Lennie (2007-02-18). "Against the odds". WWE. Retrieved 2007-01-02. 
  68. ^ "London and Kendrick's title reign". CalendarHome.com. Retrieved 2007-07-10. "331 Days" 
  69. ^ DiFino, Lennie (2007-04-20). "Mayhem in Milan". WWE. Retrieved 2007-07-10. 
  70. ^ Starr, Noah (2007-05-11). "In with the new". WWE. Retrieved 2007-07-10. 
  71. ^ DiFino, Lennie (2007-06-01). "Draft patterns". WWE. Retrieved 2007-07-10. 
  72. ^ DiFino, Lennie (2007-06-15). "Backdraft". WWE. Retrieved 2007-07-10. 
  73. ^ Louie Dee (June 17, 2007). "2007 Supplemental Draft results". WWE. Retrieved 2007-07-10. 
  74. ^ "RAW results – June 18, 2007". Online World Of Wrestling. Retrieved 2007-07-10. 
  75. ^ Greg Adkins (2007-09-03). "Tag Team Showdown at Unforgiven". WWE. Retrieved 2007-09-12. 
  76. ^ Zeigler, Zack (2007-09-09). "World Tag Team Titles change hands twice in South Africa". WWE. Retrieved 2008-09-26. 
  77. ^ "WWE: Inside WWE > Title History > World Tag Team > 20070908 – Lance Cade & Trevor Murdoch". WWE. Retrieved 2007-09-10. "Just three days after[...]" 
  78. ^ Jim Ross (2008-01-22). "J.R.’s Random Ramblings..". Retrieved 2008-01-24. 
  79. ^ Adkins, Greg (2008-02-04). "World Domination". WWE. Retrieved 2008-02-05. 
  80. ^ Adkins, Greg (2008-03-17). "Irish Whipped". WWE. Retrieved 2009-03-13. 
  81. ^ Clayton, Corey (2008-04-01). "Back on the attack". WWE. Retrieved 2008-06-02. 
  82. ^ "Official 2008 WWE Supplemental Draft Results". World Wrestling Entertainment. Retrieved 2008-06-25. 
  83. ^ "London and Palumbo released". World Wrestling Entertainment. Retrieved 2008-11-07. 
  84. ^ a b Van Stone, Tom (2009-11-14). "NEW Results; London wins title, Hart". WrestleView. Retrieved 2009-11-14. 
  85. ^ Nichols, JP (2010-03-26). "Complete results from Dragon Gate USA's Open the Ultimate Gate". PWInsider. Retrieved 2010-05-11. 
  86. ^ Nichols, JP (2010-03-27). "Full results from Dragon Gate USA's Mercury Rising PPV taping: BxB Hulk, Yoshino, Tommy Dreamer versus Jon Moxley; match announced for Canada debut". PWInsider. Retrieved 2010-05-11. 
  87. ^ http://www.vcw-wrestling.com/site/component/content/article/34-peek-category/116-kermon.html
  88. ^ http://www.cagematch.de/?id=1&nr=91185
  89. ^ Gee Schoon Tong, Chris (June 23, 2013). "Show results - 6/22 HOH in Philadelphia, Pa.: MVP vs. Sami Callihan, Dreamer vs. Storm main event, Steiners, J-Mo, more". Pro Wrestling Torch. Retrieved June 23, 2013. 
  90. ^ http://www.pwinsider.com/ViewArticle.php?id=80859&p=3
  91. ^ "Kurt Russellreunion". Pro Wrestling Guerrilla. 2010-01-30. Retrieved 2011-10-11. 
  92. ^ "Titannica". Pro Wrestling Guerrilla. Retrieved 2010-05-11. 
  93. ^ a b c Fleeman Martinez, Luke; Massingham, Matt (2010-05-09). "5/9 PWG in SoCal: DDT4 tag tournament – GenMe (Young Bucks) vs. Paul London & El Generico finals". Pro Wrestling Torch. Retrieved 2010-05-10. 
  94. ^ a b "PWX recent news section". 
  95. ^ Csonka, Larry (2010-12-13). "PWG Cyanide: A Loving Tribute to Poison Report 12.11.10". 411Mania. Retrieved 2010-12-13. 
  96. ^ Caldwell, James (2011-04-09). "PWG News: PWG Title & Tag Titles on the line at "Winning" Saturday night – Low-Ki, Claudio, Strong, GenMe, Steen, Tozawa scheduled". Pro Wrestling Torch. Retrieved 2011-04-10. 
  97. ^ Massingham, Matt (2013-03-23). "Show Results - 3/22 PWG All-Star Weekend Night 1: Guerrilla Warfare main event, Trent Baretta debuts, Gargano, London vs. Steen, Future Shock, more stars". Pro Wrestling Torch. Retrieved 2013-03-24. 
  98. ^ Massingham, Matt (2013-03-24). "Show results - 3/23 PWG All-Star Weekend Night 2: PWG Title & Tag Titles defended, Generico referenced, Lethal, Barreta, London, Gargano, more stars". Pro Wrestling Torch. Retrieved 2013-03-24. 
  99. ^ L. Anne Carrington. "Paul London Interview: Talks about WWE, cruiserweight division, more". wrestleview.com. Retrieved 2007-07-16. 
  100. ^ "Lodger Films – Jonathan London, Director". Lodger Films. Retrieved 2008-07-03. [dead link]
  101. ^ Rote, Andrew (2007-07-04). "Raw Superstars set to spice up Mexico". World Wrestling Entertainment. Archived from the original on 2008-03-31. Retrieved 2007-07-04. "Being half Hispanic myself" 
  102. ^ "Acclaim Talent Agency Latino/Hispanic Actor/Model Paul Sanchez-Garcia London with Resume". Acclaim Talent Agency. Archived from the original on 2006-03-22. Retrieved 2007-07-16. 
  103. ^ Martin, Adam. "Ashley Massaro Note". WrestleView. Retrieved 2008-02-15. 
  104. ^ a b "Former bio". WWE. Archived from the original on 2004-11-13. Retrieved 2008-05-20. 
  105. ^ Alvarez, Bryan (2010-09-05). "PWG Battle of LA Night One report". Wrestling Observer Newsletter. Retrieved 2010-09-05. 
  106. ^ a b c d e f g h "Paul London's Title History". bodyslamming.com. Retrieved 2007-07-10. 
  107. ^ "Pro Wrestling Guerrilla roster". Pro Wrestling Guerrilla. Retrieved 2010-05-12. 
  108. ^ "PWG One-Hundred: Paul London & Bryan Danielson". Pro Wrestling Guerrilla on YouTube. 2009-04-22. Retrieved 2010-05-12. 
  109. ^ a b c d "Wrestler Entrance Music". Online World of Wrestling. Retrieved 2009-12-28. 
  110. ^ "AAW Title History". All Action Wrestling Perth. Retrieved 2014-02-05. 
  111. ^ http://www.h8feed.com/IWL/title-history
  112. ^ http://prowrestlingbushido.devhub.com/championship-history/
  113. ^ "Pro Wrestling Illustrated Award Winners – Tag Team of the Year". Pro Wrestling Illustrated. Wrestling Information Archive. Archived from the original on 2008-04-15. Retrieved 2008-05-16. 
  114. ^ "Pro Wrestling Illustrated Top 500 – 2005". Pro Wrestling Illustrated. Wrestling Information Archive. Archived from the original on 2008-06-16. Retrieved 2008-07-04. 
  115. ^ wreckingballwrestling.com
  116. ^ "History of the World Tag Team Championship: Paul London & Brian Kendrick". WWE. 2007-09-05. Retrieved 2007-09-10. 
  117. ^ "History of the Cruiserweight Championship: Paul London". WWE. 2005-03-31. Retrieved 2007-07-10. 
  118. ^ "History of the WWE Tag Team Championship: Billy Kidman & Paul London". WWE. 2004-07-08. Retrieved 2007-07-10. 
  119. ^ "History of the WWE Tag Team Championship: Brian Kendrick & Paul London". WWE. 2006-05-21. Retrieved 2007-07-10. 

External links[edit]

http://paullondonstuff.webs.com/