WCWA World Light Heavyweight Championship

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WCWA World Light Heavyweight Championship
Details
Promotion World Class Wrestling Association
Date established 1987
Date retired 1989

The WCWA Light Heavyweight Championship was a title in World Class Championship Wrestling after it became the "World Class Wrestling Association" for the lighter wrestlers. It existed from 1987 until 1989.

Title history[edit]

Key
Symbol Meaning
No. The overall championship reign
Reign The reign number for the specific wrestler listed.
Event The event promoted by the respective promotion in which the title changed hands
N/A The specific information is not known
Used for vacated reigns so as not to count it as an official reign
[Note] Indicates that the exact length of the title reign is unknown, with a note providing more details
No. Champion Reign Date Days held Location Event Notes Ref.
1 Embry, EricEric Embry 1 September 13, 1987 73 South Africa Live event Defeated Peter Vander Graling [1]
2 Simpson, ShaunShaun Simpson 1 November 25, 1987 30 Dallas, Texas WCWA Live event   [1]
3 Embry, EricEric Embry 2 December 25, 1987 295 Dallas, Texas WCWA Live event   [1]
4 Jarrett, JeffJeff Jarrett 1 October 15, 1988 27 Dallas, Texas WCWA Live event   [1][2]
5 Embry, EricEric Embry 3 November 11, 1988 13 Dallas, Texas WCWA Live event   [1]
6 Jarrett, JeffJeff Jarrett 2 November 24, 1988 19 Jackson, Tennessee WCWA Live event   [1]
7 Embry, EricEric Embry 4 December 13, 1988 17 Chicago, Illinois SuperClash III   [1][2]
8 Cactus Jack 1 December 30, 1988 5 Dallas, Texas WCWA Live event   [1][3]
9 Embry, EricEric Embry 5 January 4, 1989 [Note 1] Dallas, Texas WCWA Live event   [1]
Title Retired April 7, 1989 Embry won Texas Championship and the light heavyweiht title was abandoned. [1]

Reigns by combined length[edit]

Key
Symbol Meaning
¤ The exact length of at least one title reign is uncertain, so the shortest possible length is used.
Rank Wrestler No. of Reigns Combined Days
1 Embry, EricEric Embry 5 518¤ [Note 1]
2 Jarrett, JeffJeff Jarrett 2 46
3 Simpson, ShaunShaun Simpson 1 30
4 Cactus Jack 1 5

Footnotes[edit]

  1. ^ a b The exact date on which the championship was abandoned is uncertain, which means the title reign lasted between 117 and 147 days.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i j Royal Duncan & Gary Will (2000). "Texas: WCWA Light Heavyweight Title". Wrestling Title Histories. Archeus Communications. p. 397. ISBN 0-9698161-5-4. 
  2. ^ a b "Jeff Jarrett". SLAM! Wrestling. February 5, 2005. Retrieved 2009-12-16. 
  3. ^ "Mick Foley". SLAM! Wrestling. November 18, 2004. Retrieved 2009-12-16.