CWA World Tag Team Championship

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CWA World Tag Team Championship
Details
PromotionContinental Wrestling Association
Date establishedJuly 28, 1980
Date retiredNovember 28, 1983

The CWA World Tag Team Championship was a major professional wrestling tag team title defended in the Continental Wrestling Association. It lasted from 1980 through 1983.

Title history[edit]

Key
No. Overall reign number
Reign Reign number for the specific champion
Days Number of days held
No. Champion Championship change Reign statistics Notes Ref.
Date Event Location Reign Days
 1  Jerry Jarrett and Tojo Yamamoto  July 28, 1980  House show Memphis, Tennessee  1  7 Defeated Austin Idol and Dutch Mantel in a tournament final to become the first champions. [1][2]
 2  Austin Idol and Dutch Mantel  August 4, 1980  House show Memphis, Tennessee  1  220 [1][2]
 3  Bill Dundee and Tommy Rich  March 12, 1981  House show Lexington, Kentucky  1  [Note 1] [1][2]
 4  The Rock 'n Roll Express
(Robert Gibson and Ricky Morton)
 1981  House show [Note 2]  1  [Note 1] [1][2]
Deactivated  1981 [1][2]
 5  The Assassins
(Don Bass and Roger Smith)
 July 18, 1983  House show Memphis, Tennessee  1  21 Billed as champions upon arrival in the CWA. [1][2]
 6  Austin Idol (2) and Jerry Lawler  August 8, 1983  House show Memphis, Tennessee  1  7 [1][2]
 7  The Assassins
(Don Bass and Roger Smith)
 August 15, 1983  House show Memphis, Tennessee  2  43 [1][2]
 8  The Fabulous Ones
(Steve Keirn and Stan Lane)
 September 27, 1983  House show [Note 2]  1  27 [1][2]
 9  The Assassins
(Don Bass and Roger Smith)
 October 24, 1983  House show Memphis, Tennessee  3  5 [1][2]
 10  Ken Raper and Robert Reed  October 29, 1983  House show Memphis, Tennessee  1  2 [1][2]
 11  The Assassins
(Don Bass and Roger Smith)
 October 31, 1983  House show Memphis, Tennessee  4  7 [1][2]
 12  The Fabulous Ones
(Steve Keirn and Stan Lane)
 November 7, 1983  House show Memphis, Tennessee  2  7 [1][2]
 13  The Midnight Express
(Norvell Austin and Dennis Condrey)
 November 14, 1983  House show Memphis, Tennessee  1  7 [1][2]
 14  Austin Idol (3) and Dutch Mantel  November 21, 1983  House show Memphis, Tennessee  2  7 [1][2]
Deactivated  November 28, 1983 Idol and Mantel split up, championship not referred to after this date. [1][2]

Footnotes[edit]

  1. ^ a b The exact length of the championship reign is too uncertain to calculate.
  2. ^ a b The location of the championship match was not captured as part of the documentation.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p Will, Gary; Duncan, Royal (2000). "(Memphis) Tennessee: CWA World Tag Team Title [Lawler and Jarrett]". Wrestling Title Histories: professional wrestling champions around the world from the 19th century to the present. Pennsylvania: Archeus Communications. p. 194. ISBN 0-9698161-5-4.
  2. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p "CWA World Tag Team Title". Pro Wrestling History. Retrieved March 30, 2017.

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