Brian Adams

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Title History

  • NWA Pacific Northwest Tag Team titles w/The Grappler defeating Rex King and Steve Doll (December 14, 1989);
  • WWF World Tag Team titles -as a member of Demolition- w/Ax and Smash [joined group as champs] (1990);
  • NWA Pacific Northwest Heavyweight title defeating Larry Oliver [Tournament] (April 21, 1990);
  • NWA Pacific Northwest Tag Team titles w/Steve Doll defeating Ron and Don Harris (July 27, 1991);
  • NWA Pacific Northwest Heavyweight title defeating Rip Oliver (October 12, 1991);
  • WCW World Tag Team titles w/Bryan Clark defeating The Wall and Shane Douglas (May 15, 2000);
  • WCW World Tag Team titles w/Bryan Clark defeating Chuck Palumbo and Shawn Stasiak (July 9, 2000);
  • AJPW (All Japan) World Tag Team titles w/Bryan Clark defeating Taiyo Kea and Keiji Mutoh (July 17, 2002);

Career Highlights

In The Beginning

World Wrestling Federation – Demolition:

World Wrestling Federation – Kona Crush:

  • Brian Adams left the WWF for a while, and returned as a face, using the name “Crush” still, with a Hawaiian Powerhouse gimmick.
  • May 9, 1992 – Superstars: Crush defeated Kato.
  • June 6, 1992 – Superstars: Crush defeated George Anderson.
  • August 29, 1992 – Summerslam: Crush defeated The Repo Man (aka Barry Darsow – ironically his old tag partner in Demolition).
  • November 24, 1992 – Survivor Series: Crush defeated The Brooklyn Brawler (Steve Lombardi) in a dark match.
  • February 22, 1993 – RAW: Crush defeated Terry Taylor.
  • Crush became the “butt” of many pranks pulled by Doink the Clown resulting in a bitter feud between the two WWF Superstars.
  • April 4, 1993 – WrestleMania 9: Doink (Matt Borne) defeated Crush with help from a second Doink (Steve Keirn)!
  • April 26, 1993 – RAW: Lex Luger defeated Crush via count-out.
  • May 24, 1993 – RAW: Crush defeated Bobby Who.
  • June 13, 1993 – King of the Ring: Shawn Michaelsdefeated Crush to retain the WWF Intercontinental title.
  • June 28, 1993 – RAW: Crush defeated Bastion Booger.
  • July 12, 1993 – RAW: Yokozuna defeated Crush.
  • October 25, 1993 – RAW: Crush defeated Phil Apollo.
  • November 8, 1993 – RAW: Crush vs Dan Dubiel ended in a no contest.

World Wrestling Federation – Crush (Heel):

  • Crush eventually turned heel and feuded with Randy “Macho Man” Savage culminating in a match at WrestleMania 10.
  • November 24, 1993 – Survivor Series: The All-Americans defeated The Foreign Fanatics in an Elimination match.
  • ~~~Lex Luger and The Steiner Brothers and The Undertaker defeated Yokozuna and Ludvig Borga and Crush and Jacques Rougeau.
  • ~~~NOTES: Earlier that night: Crush appeared during a match and cause the elimination of Randy “Macho Man” Savage.
  • December 6, 1993 – RAW: Crush defeated Tony Roy.
  • December 27, 1993 – RAW: Crush defeated Mike Moraldo.
  • January 22, 1994 – Royal Rumble: Crush entered the Rumble at #13 but was eliminated by Lex Luger and Sparky Plugg.
  • February 7, 1994 – RAW: Crush defeated Todd Mata.
  • March 7, 1994 – RAW: Owen Hart and Crush defeated The Smoking Gunns.
  • March 20, 1994 – Wrestlemania X: Randy “Macho Man” Savage defeated Crush in a “Falls Count Anywhere” match.
  • March 28, 1994 – RAW: Crush defeated Ray Hudson.
  • May 9, 1994 – RAW: Crush defeated Ray Roy.
  • May 21, 1994 – Superstars: Crush defeated Mike Torrence.
  • May 30, 1994 – RAW: Crush vs Tatanka ended in a double count-out.
  • June 6, 1994 – RAW: Tatanka defeated Crush in a lumberjack match.
  • June 16, 1994 – King of the Ring: The Headshrinkers defeated Yokozuna and Crush to retain the WWF Tag Team titles.
  • Jul 11, 1994 – RAW: Crush defeated Matt Hardy.

World Wrestling Federation – Crush (The Convict):

World Wrestling Federation – The Nation of Domination:

  • Crush joined a group called The Nation of Domination along with Farooq, Savio Vega and several others.
  • February 16, 1997 – In Your House 13: The Nation of Domination defeated Flash Funk and Goldust and Bart Gunn.
  • March 17, 1997 – RAW: The Legion of Doom defeated Savio Vega and Crush by DQ.
  • March 23, 1997 – WrestleMania 13: Ahmed Johnson and Legion of Doom defeated The Nation of Domination in a Street Fight.
  • March 31, 1997 – RAW: Crush and Savio Vega defeated Adam OBrien and Rod Bell.
  • April 14, 1997 – RAW: Ahmed Johnson defeated Crush.
  • May 5, 1997 – RAW: Crush defeated 2 Jobbers. Ahmed Johnson defeated Crush.
  • May 11, 1997 – In Your House 15: Ahmed Johnson beat Crush | Ahmed Johnson beat Savio | Farooq beat Ahmed Johnson.
  • May 19, 1997 – RAW: Hunter Hearst Helmsley defeated Crush.
  • June 8, 1997 – King of the Ring: Goldust defeated Crush in Providence, Rhode Island.
  • June 9, 1997 – RAW: Ahmed Johnson and The Legion of Doom defeated Savio Vega, Crush and Faarooq.
  • July 7, 1997 – RAW: Savio Vega vs Crush ended in a no contest.
  • July 28, 1997 – RAW: Crush vs Faarooq ended in a Double DQ.
  • August 25, 1997 – RAW: Faarooq and Rocky Maivia vs Crush and Chainz ended in a no contest.
  • September 7, 1997 – Ground Zero: Savio Vega defeated Crush and Farooq in a 3-WAY Street Fight.

World Wrestling Federation – The Disciples of Apocalypse:

World Championship Wrestling – new World order:

  • Brian Adams signed with World Championship Wrestling and immediately joined the new World order.
  • February 20, 1998 – WCW Thunder: Curt Hennig and Brian Adams vs Davey Boy Smith and Jim Neidhart ended in a Double Countout.
  • March 2, 1998 – WCW Nitro: Bret “Hitman” Hart defeated Brian Adams.
  • March 6, 1998 – WCW Thunder: Randy Savage defeated Hollywood Hogan and Brian Adams by DQ in a Handicap match.
  • March 27, 1998 – WCW Thunder: Curt Hennig and Brian Adams vs Davey Boy Smith and Jim Neidhart ended in a Double DQ.
  • April 6, 1998 – WCW Nitro: Curt Hennig and Brian Adams defeated Davey Boy Smith and Jim Neidhart.
  • April 17, 1998 – WCW Thunder: The Giant defeated Brian Adams by Disqualification.
  • April 27, 1998 – WCW Nitro: Sting and Lex Luger and The Giant beat Brian Adams and Konnan and Scott Steiner by DQ.
  • May 17, 1998 – WCW Slamboree: Lex Luger defeated Brian Adams.
  • June 25, 1998 – WCW Thunder: The Giant and Brian Adams vs Sting and Kevin Nash ended in a No Contest.
  • July 27, 1998 – WCW Nitro: Bill Goldberg defeated Brian Adams to retain the WCW World Heavyweight title.
  • Brian Adams became a member of the nWo Black and White – a grouping of jobbers clinging to the nWo brand name.
  • August 8, 1998 – WCW Road Wild: Steve McMichael defeated Brian Adams w/Vincent.
  • September 28, 1998 – WCW Nitro: Kevin Nash defeated Brian Adams by DQ.
  • December 27, 1998 – WCW Starrcade: Brian Adams and Scott Norton defeated Fit Finlay and Jerry Flynn.

World Championship Wrestling – KroniK (Brian Adams and Bryan Clarke):

  • Brian Adams later formed a tag team with Bryan Clarke known as KroniK (which was a rip off of WWF’s APA).
  • August 12, 2000 – New Blood Rising: KroniK defeated The Perfect Event and The MIA and Jindrak/O’Haire in a 4-WAY.
  • May 10, 2000 – Thunder: KroniK (Brian Adams and Bryan Clarke) vs Rick Steiner and Tank Abbott ended in a No-Contest.
  • May 15, 2000 – Nitro: KroniK defeated Shane Douglas and The Wall (sub for Buff Bagwell) to win the WCW Tag Team titles.
  • May 17, 2000 – Thunder: KroniK (Brian Adams and Bryan Clarke) defeated Shane Douglas and The Wall.
  • May 24, 2000 – Thunder: Billy Kidman and Horace Hogan defeated Tag Team Champion KroniK in a Non-title match.
  • May 31, 2000 – Thunder: Shawn Stasiak and Chuck Palumbo defeated KroniK to win the WCW World Tag Team titles.
  • June 5, 2000 – Nitro: World Tag Team Champions Shawn Stasiak and Chuck Palumbo defeated KroniK by Count-out.
  • June 11, 2000 – Great American Bash: KroniK defeated The Mamalukes (Big Vito and Johnny The Bull).
  • June 12, 2000 – Nitro: KroniK (Brian Adams and Bryan Clarke) defeated Shane Douglas and Buff Bagwell.
  • June 14, 2000 – Thunder: KroniK (Brian Adams and Bryan Clarke) defeated Chris Candido and Bam Bam Bigelow.
  • June 19, 2000 – Nitro: KroniK and Buff Bagwell defeated Shane Douglas and Chris Candido and Bam Bam Bigelow.
  • July 9, 2000 – Bash At The Beach: KroniK defeated The Perfect Event to win the WCW World Tag Team titles.
  • September 11, 2000 – Nitro: World Tag Team Champions Rey Mysterio Jr. and Juventud Guerrera defeated KroniK.
  • September 13, 2000 – Thunder: KroniK defeated The Harris Brothers and Rey Mysterio and Juventud Guerrera in a 3-WAY.
  • September 17, 2000 – Fall Brawl: The Harris Brothers defeated KroniK (Brian Adams and Bryan Clarke).
  • September 18, 2000 – Nitro: Scott Steiner and Jeff Jarrett defeated KroniK (Brian Adams and Bryan Clarke).
  • September 20, 2000 – Thunder: KroniK (Brian Adams and Bryan Clarke) defeated Stevie Ray in a Handicap match.
  • September 25, 2000 – Nitro: KroniK participated in a Tag Team Title Battle Royal won by Mark Jindrak and Sean O’Haire.
  • September 27, 2000 – Thunder: KroniK (Brian Adams and Bryan Clarke) defeated Elix Skipper in a Handicap match.
  • October 11, 2000 – Thunder: KroniK defeated WCW World Heavyweight Champion Booker T by DQ in a Handicap match.
  • October 18, 2000 – Thunder: KroniK participated in a Countdown to Armageddon Battle Royal won by Mike Awesome.
  • October 23, 2000 – Nitro: KroniK defeated 3 Count (Evan Karagias and Shannon Moore and Shane Helms) in a Handicap match.
  • October 25, 2000 – Thunder: Bill Goldberg and Sting and Booker T defeated KroniK and Jeff Jarrett in a six-man-tag-match.
  • October 29, 2000 – Halloween Havoc: Bill Goldberg defeated KroniK (Brian Adams and Bryan Clarke) in a Handicap match.
  • October 30, 2000 – Nitro: KroniK (Brian Adams and Bryan Clarke) defeated Shawn Stasiak and Chuck Palumbo.
  • November 13, 2000 – Nitro: KroniK defeated Booker T and Lex Luger. Scott Steiner and Sting defeated KroniK (same night).
  • November 26, 2000 – Mayhem: Billy Kidman and Rey Mysterio Jr. defeated KroniK and Alex Wright in a Handicap match.
  • December 13, 2000 – Thunder: KroniK (Brian Adams and Bryan Clarke) defeated Big Vito and Reno.
  • December 17, 2000 – Starrcade: KroniK (Brian Adams and Bryan Clarke) defeated Big Vito and Reno.
  • December 20, 2000 – Thunder: KroniK (Brian Adams and Bryan Clarke) defeated Gen. Rection and Cpl. Cajun.
  • January 8, 2001 – Nitro: Bill Goldberg and The Sarge defeated KroniK (Brian Adams and Bryan Clarke).
  • January 15, 2001 – Nitro: World Tag Team Champions Sean O’Haire and Chuck Palumbo defeated KroniK.
  • February 18, 2001 – SuperBrawl Revenge: KroniK defeated Totally Buff (Buff Bagwell and Lex Luger).

World Wrestling Federation – KroniK Bombs:

  • September 2001: Brian Adams and Bryan Clarke sign with the WWFe and show up on SmackDown! aligning with Steven Richards.
  • ~~~Still known as KroniK, the team immediatly targets The Brothers of Destruction, The Undertaker and Kane.
  • September 22, 2001 – Live Event: Kane and Albert defeated KroniK (Brian Adams and Bryan Clarke).
  • September 23, 2001 – Unforgiven: In a horribly worked match, KroniK loses to the Brothers of Destruction.
  • After only 21 days in the WWF, and a horrible showing on a LIVE pay per view, KroniK is released from their contracts.
  • ~~~Rumor has it that Adams and Clarke were asked to go to Ohio Valley to sharpen their skills, and they refused.

Japan:

  • January 19, 2002 – W-1: Keiji Muto and Bill Goldberg defeated KroniK (Brian Adams and Bryan Clarke).
  • February 24, 2002 – World Wrestling All-Stars PPV: KroniK defeated Native Blood (Navajo Warrior and Ghost Walker).

Retirement:

  • Brian Adams is retired and collecting on his Lloyd’s of London insurance policy.
  • Brian Adams is also acting as head of security for Randy Savage’s new career as a rap artist.
  • August 13, 2007: Brian Adams passed away from unknown causes at the age of 43.