FCW Southern Heavyweight Championship

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FCW Southern Heavyweight Championship
Details
Date established June 26, 2007
Date retired March 22, 2008
Promotion Florida Championship Wrestling

The FCW Southern Heavyweight Championship was a professional wrestling heavyweight championship owned and promoted by Florida Championship Wrestling (FCW, now known as NXT Wrestling), the developmental territory of WWE. It was contested for in their heavyweight division. The championship was created and debuted on June 26, 2007 at a FCW house show.

Harry Smith became the inaugural champion by winning a 21-man battle royal.[1] The title was retired on March 22, 2008, after being unified with the FCW Florida Heavyweight Championship.[2]

Title history[edit]

Reign The reign number for the specific set of wrestlers listed
Event The event promoted by the respective promotion in which the title changed hands
No. Champion Reign Date Days held Location Event Notes
1 Harry Smith 1 June 26, 2007 112 Tampa, Florida Live event Won a 21-man battle royal to become the inaugural champion.[1]
2 Afa, Jr. 1 October 16, 2007 46 New Port Richey, Florida Live event Declared winner when Smith could not make referee's ten count.[1]
3 TJ Wilson 1 December 1, 2007 17 New Port Richey, Florida Live event This was a ladder match.[1]
4 Ted DiBiase, Jr. 1 December 18, 2007 32 New Port Richey, Florida Live event [1]
5 Heath Miller 1 January 19, 2008 63 New Port Richey, Florida Live event Awarded title when partner Ted DiBiase, Jr. was unable to defend it due to injury.[3]
6 Jake Hager 1 March 22, 2008 0 New Port Richey, Florida Live event Florida Heavyweight Champion Jake Hager defeated Heath Miller in a unification match to unify the two championships.[2]
Deactivated March 22, 2008 New Port Richey, Florida Live event Retired immediately after being unified with Florida Heavyweight Championship.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e "FCW 2007 results". Online World of Wrestling. Retrieved 2007-10-24. 
  2. ^ a b c "March 22, 2008 FCW results". fcwwrestling.com. Retrieved 2008-03-24. 
  3. ^ "FCW 2008 results". Online World of Wrestling. Retrieved 2008-02-17.