Chris Benoit

 

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Article: Chris Benoit: The Best There Is
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Information: IV Horsemen History

Check out Chris Benoit’s obituary here.

Title History

  • Stampede International tag team titles w/ Ben Bassarab defeating Wayne Farris and Ron Starr (March 1, 1986);
  • Stampede International tag team titles w/ Keith Hart defeating Wayne Farris and Cuban Assassin (May 9, 1986);
  • Stampede British Commonwealth Mid-Heavyweight title defeating Gama Singh (March 19, 1988);
  • Stampede British Commonwealth Mid-Heavyweight title defeating Johnny Smith (June 17, 1988);
  • Stampede International tag team titles w/ Lance Idol defeating The Cuban Commandos (October 7, 1988);
  • Stampede British Commonwealth Mid-Heavyweight title defeating Johnny Smith (January 13, 1989);
  • Stampede International tag team titles w/ Biff Wellington defeating Makhan Singh and Vokkan Singh (April 8, 1989);
  • Stampede British Commonwealth Mid-Heavyweight title defeating Johnny Smith (July 8, 1989);
  • WWF/UWA world light heavyweight title defeating Villano III (March 3, 1991);
  • Super J Cup Tournament 1994 defeating The Great Sasuke in the finals in Japan (1994);
  • ECW World tag team titles w/ Dean Malenko defeating Sabu and Tazmaniac (February 25, 1995);
  • WCW Television title defeating Booker T. (April 30, 1998);
  • WCW Television title defeating Booker T. (May 2, 1998);
  • WCW world tag team titles w/ Dean Malenko defeating Barry Windham and Curt Hennig (March 14, 1999);
  • WCW world tag team titles w/ Perry Saturn defeating Bam Bam Bigelow and Diamond Dallas Page (June 7, 1999);
  • WCW world tag team titles w/ Perry Saturn defeating Chris Kanyon and Diamond Dallas Page (June 10, 1999);
  • WCW United States title defeating David Flair (August 9, 1999);
  • WCW Television title defeating Rick Steiner (September 13, 1999);
  • WCW United States title awarded by forfeit (December 19, 1999);
  • WCW world heavyweight title defeating Sid Vicious for the vacant title (January 16, 2000);
  • WWF Intercontinental title defeating Chris Jericho and Kurt Angle (February 4, 2000);
  • WWF Intercontinental title defeating Chris Jericho (August 5, 2000);
  • WWF Intercontinental title defeating Billy Gunn (October 12, 2000);
  • WWE tag team titles w/ Chris Jericho defeating Triple H and Steve Austin (May 21, 2001);
  • WWE Intercontinental title defeating Rob Van Dam for the (July 29, 2002);
  • WWE tag team titles w/ Kurt Angle defeating Edge and Rey Mysterio (October 20, 2002);
  • (WWE) world heavyweight title defeating Triple H and Shawn Michaels in a 3-WAY (March 14, 2004 – Wrestlemania XX);
  • (WWE) world tag team titles w/ Edge defeated Ric Flair and Batista (April 19, 2004);
  • (WWE) world tag team titles w/ Edge defeated La Resistance (October 19, 2004 – Taboo Tuesday);
  • (WWE) United States title defeating Orlando Jordan in 25 seconds (August 21, 2005);
  • (WWE) United States title defeating Booker T (February 19, 2006);
  • (WWE) United States title defeating Mr. Ken Kennedy (October 13, 2006);

Chris Benoit Career Highlights

In The Beginning:

  • 1985: Chris Benoit graduated from high school.
  • 1985: Chris Benoit would work all week, then drive 185 miles south, from his Edmonton home, to Calgary, to the Hart House.
  • After 6 months of the grueling training, Benoit made his debut for Stu Hart’s Stampede Wrestling.

Canada, Japan and Mexico:

  • Chris Benoit went to Japan for a full year of touring, before returning to Stampede.
  • ~~~Chris Benoit was billed as the “Pegasis Kid” in Japan and Mexico.
  • 1988: Chris Benoit defeated Great Gama Singh for the Stampede Mid-Heavyweight title.
  • Chris Benoit had a memorable feud with Johnny Smith for over a year.
  • July 4, 1989: Davey Boy Smith, Jason the Terrible, and Benoit were injured in a head-on automobile accident in Jasper, Alberta.
  • ~~~Smith suffered a cracked vertebrae in his back and needed 100 stitches in his head after being thrown through the windshield.
  • ~~~Jason suffers 2 fractures in his left leg and Benoit suffers an injured right knee.
  • 1990: Chris Benoit defeated Jushin Liger for the IWGP Junior Heavyweight title.
  • March 3, 1991: Chris Benoit defeated Valliano III to win the WWF/UWA World Light-Heavyweight title in Mexico.

World Championship Wrestling:

  • June 16, 1992 – Clash of the Champions 19: Jushin Liger and Brian Pillman defeated Benoit and Beef Wellington.
  • January 13, 1993 – Class of the Champions 22: Chris Benoit defeated Brad Armstrong.
  • February 21, 1993 – SuperBrawl III: 2 Cold Scorpio defeated Chris Benoit.

Extreme Championship Wrestling:

  • Chris Benoit signed on with ECW and had strong matches there, including a match with Sabu, where Chris broke Sabu’s neck.
  • Benoit went back to Japan before landing a permanent job with Extreme Championship Wrestling in 1994.
  • September 13, 1994 – ECW Hardcore TV: Chris Benoit defeated Chad Austin.
  • September 27, 1994 – ECW Hardcore TV: Chris Benoit defeated Osamu Nishimura.
  • October 1, 1994 – ECW: Chris Benoit defeated Sabu.
  • October 18, 1994 – ECW Hardcore TV: Chris Benoit defeated Ray Odyssey.
  • October 25, 1994 – ECW Hardcore TV: Chris Benoit vs. The Tazmaniac ended in a time limit draw.
  • December 17, 1994 – ECW Holiday Hell: Chris Benoit defeated Hack Myers.
  • January 24, 1995 – ECW Hardcore TV: Chris Benoit defeated Too Cold Scorpio.
  • February 4, 1995 – ECW Double Tables: Chris Benoit defeated Al Snow.
  • February 24, 1995 – ECW: Chris Benoit and Dean Malenko defeated Cactus Jack and Mikey Whipwreck.
  • February 25, 1995 – ECW The Return of the Funker: Chris Benoit and Dean Malenko defeated Sabu and The Tazmaniac to win the ECW tag team titles.
  • April 8, 1995 – ECW Three Way Dance: Public Enemy defeated Chris Benoit and Dean Malenko and Rick Steiner and The Tazmaniac in a 3-way dance to win the ECW tag team titles.
  • Benoit won the ECW tag team titles with Dean Malenko and later left ECW to do some more shows in Japan.

Keeping Busy:

  • 1994: Chris Benoit defeated The Great Sasuke in the finals of the Super J Cup Tournament.
  • Benoit received several try-outs with the World Wrestling Federation.
  • June 5, 1995 – RAW: Bob Holly defeated Chris Benoit in a dark match.
  • June 11, 1995 – Wrestling Challenge: Owen Hart defeated Chris Benoit in a dark match.
  • June 17, 1995 – Superstars: Adam Bomb defeated Chris Benoit in a dark match.

World Championship Wrestling:

  • 1995: Benoit and Eddie Guerrero both joined World Championship Wrestling full time and began a feud.
  • October 16, 1995 – Nitro: Eddie Guerrero defeated Chris Benoit.
  • October 23, 1995 – Nitro: Eddie Guerrero and Mr. JL defeated Chris Benoit and Dean Malenko.
  • October 29, 1995 – Main Event: Chris Benoit and Dean Malenko defeated Lord Steven Regal and Earl Robert Eaton.
  • November 6, 1995 – Nitro: Eddie Guerrero defeated Chris Benoit.
  • November 13, 1995 – Nitro: Chris Benoit defeated Kensuke Sasaki.
  • November 26, 1995 – World War 3: WCW United States champion Kensuke Sasaki defeated Chris Benoit to retain the title. Chris Benoit also participated in the 3 ring battle royal won by Randy Savage.
  • December 1, 1995 – NJPW: Jushin Thunder Liger and Takashi Iizuka defeated Dean Malenko and Wild Pegasus.
  • December 3, 1995 – NJPW: Jushin Thunder Liger and Wild Pegasus defeated Black Cat and Sabu.
  • December 4, 1995 – NJPW: Wild Pegasus defeated El Mexicano.
  • December 5, 1995 – NJPW: Black Cat and Sabu defeated Dean Malenko and Wild Pegasus.
  • December 7, 1995 – NJPW: El Mexicano and Wild Pegasus defeated Jushin Thunder Liger and Tatsuhito Takaiwa.
  • December 8, 1995 – NJPW: Wild Pegasus defeated El Mexicano.
  • December 9, 1995 – NJPW: Kensuke Sasaki defeated Wild Pegasus.
  • December 10, 1995 – NJPW: Jushin Thunder Liger and Wild Pegasus defeated Koji Kanemoto and Shinjiro Otani.
  • December 11, 1995 – NJPW: Hiro Saito and Sabu defeated Dean Malenko and Wild Pegasus.
  • December 13, 1995 – War Super J Cup: Wild Pegasus defeated Lionheart in the 1st round. Gedo defeated Wild Pegasus in the semi-finals.
  • December 15, 1995 – Stu Hart Tribute Show: Chris Benoit defeated Rad Radford.
  • January 1, 1996 – Nitro: Lord Steven Regal defeated Chris Benoit.
  • January 8, 1996 – Nitro: Chris Benoit defeated “Das Wunderkind” Alex Wright.
  • January 23, 1996 – The Clash: Lord Steven Regal defeated Chris Benoit in a dark match.
  • February 5, 1996 – Nitro: Randy “Macho Man” Savage defeated Chris Benoit by DQ.
  • February 10, 1996 – Saturday Night: WCW world heavyweight champion Randy Savage defeated Chris Benoit by disqualification to retain the title.
  • February 17, 1996 – Saturday Night: Chris Benoit defeated Joey Maggs.
  • February 24, 1996 – Saturday Night: WCW World TV champion Johnny B. Badd defeated Chris Benoit to retain the title.
  • March 2, 1996 – Saturday Night: Eddie  Guerrero defeated Chris Benoit.
  • March 9, 1996 – Saturday Night (Taped): Eddie Guerrero defeated Chris Benoit.
  • March 9, 1996 – NJPW: El Samurai and Jushin Thunder Liger defeated Tokimitsu Ishizawa and Wild Pegasus.
  • March 10, 1996 – NJPW: Masa Saito, Satoshi Kojima and Shinya Hashimoto defeated Hugh Morrus, Scott Norton and Wild Pegasus.
  • March 11, 1996 – NJPW: Hugh Morrus, Scott Norton and Wild Pegasus defeated Junji Hirata, Keiji Muto and Riki Choshu.
  • March 13, 1996 – NJPW: Scott Norton and Wild Pegasus defeated Jushin Thunder Liger and Shinya Hashimoto.
  • March 14, 1996 – NJPW: El Samurai, Gran Hamada, Jushin Thunder Liger and Wild Pegasus defeated Koji Kanemoto, Shinjiro Otani, Taka Michinoku and Tokimitsu Ishizawa.
  • March 17, 1996 – NJPW: Junji Hirata, Osamu Nishimura and Shinya Hashimoto defeated Harlem Heat (Booker T and Stevie Ray) and Wild Pegasus.
  • March 18, 1996 – NJPW: El Samurai and Jushin Thunder Liger defeated Black Cat and Wild Pegasus.
  • March 20, 1996 – NJPW: Shinjiro Otani defeated Wild Pegasus to win the WCW world cruiserweight title.
  • March 21, 1996 – NJPW: Hugh Morrus, Scott Norton and Wild Pegasus defeated Junji Hirata, Satoshi Kojima and Shinya Hashimoto.
  • March 22, 1996 – NJPW: Keiji Muto, Kensuke Sasaki and Tadao Yasuda defeated Hugh Morrus, Scott Norton and Wild Pegasus.
  • March 23, 1996 – NJPW: Jushin Thunder Liger and Wild Pegasus defeated Koji Kanemoto and Tatsuhito Takaiwa.
  • March 26, 1996 – NJPW: Jushin Thunder Liger and Wild Pegasus defeated Koji Kanemoto and Shinjiro Otani.
  • April 13, 1996 – Saturday Night: Chris Benoit defeated Dave Sullivan.
  • April 22, 1996 – Nitro: Chris Benoit defeated Eddie Guerrero.
  • May 13, 1996 – Nitro: Chris Benoit defeated David Taylor.
  • May 18, 1996 – Saturday Night: Chris Benoit and Kevin Sullivan defeated Mike Haynor and Rick Fargo.
  • May 19, 1996 – Slamboree: Public Enemy defeated Chris Benoit and The Taskmaster in the 1st round of the Lord of the Ring.
  • May 23, 1996 – NJPW: Dean Malenko, Mr. JL, Shinjiro Otani and Tokimitsu Ishizawa defeated Black Tiger, El Samurai, Jushin Thunder Liger and Wild Pegasus.
  • May 24, 1996 – NJPW: Wild Pegasus defeated Mr. JL.
  • May 25, 1996 – NJPW: Black Cat, Black Tiger, Jushin Thunder Liger and Tatsuhito Takaiwa defeated Emilio Charles Jr., Mr. JL, Norio Honaga and Wild Pegasus.
  • May 26, 1996 – NJPW: Black Cat, Black Tiger, El Samurai and Villano IV defeated Dean Malenko, Franz Schuhmann, Norio Honaga and Wild Pegasus.
  • May 28, 1996 – NJPW: El Samurai defeated Wild Pegasus.
  • June 1, 1996 – World Wrestling Peace Festival: Chris Benoit defeated Alex Wright.
  • June 4, 1996 – NJPW: Norio Honaga and Wild Pegasus defeated Black Tiger and El Samurai.
  • June 5, 1996 – NJPW: Dean Malenko, Norio Honaga and Villano IV defeated Franz Schuhmann, Mr. JL and Wild Pegasus.
  • June 6, 1996 – NJPW: El Samurai and Wild Pegasus defeated Black Tiger and Norio Honaga.
  • June 7, 1996 – NJPW: Wild Pegasus defeated Franz Schuhmann.
  • June 8, 1996 – NJPW: Kensuke Sasaki and Shinjiro Otani defeated Tatsuhito Takaiwa and Wild Pegasus.
  • June 9, 1996 – NJPW: Black Tiger and Dean Malenko defeated Villano IV and Wild Pegasus.
  • June 11, 1996 – NJPW: Black Tiger defeated Wild Pegasus.
  • June 12, 1996 – NJPW: El Samurai and Wild Pegasus defeated Shinjiro Otani and Tatsuhito Takaiwa.

World Championship Wrestling – IV Horsemen:

  • 1996: Benoit was recruited to be a part of the IV Horsemen – with “The Nature Boy” Ric Flair, Arn Anderson and Brian Pillman.
  • Benoit engaged in a major blood feud with Kevin Sullivan, which resulted in some real life drama involving Sullivan’s wife.
  • ~~~WCW storyline booker Kevin Sullivan’s ‘real life’ wife, Woman (Nancy Daus), divorced him and married Chris Benoit!
  • June 16, 1996 – Great American Bash: Chris Benoit defeated Kevin Sullivan in a BRUTAL Falls Count Anywhere Match.
  • June 17, 1996 – Nitro: Benoit and Arn Anderson defeated The RockNRoll Express (Ricky Morton and Robert Gibson).
  • June 22, 1996 – Saturday Night: Ricky Morton and Robert Gibson defeated Chris Benoit and Arn Anderson.
  • July 1, 1996 – Nitro: The IV Horsemen defeated Joe Gomez and The Renegade and The Rock’N’Roll Express.
  • July 6, 1996 – Saturday Night: Chris Benoit defeated The Cobra.
  • July 7, 1996 – Bash at the Beach: The Giant and Kevin Sullivan defeated Arn Anderson and Chris Benoit.
  • July 8, 1996 – Nitro: Chris Benoit defeated Sgt. Craig Pittman by Disqualification.
  • July 13, 1996 – Saturday Night: Chris Benoit, Arn Anderson and Ric Flair defeated Alex Wright, Mark Starr and The Cobra.
  • July 15, 1996 – Nitro: Eddie Guerrero defeated Chris Benoit by Count-out.
  • July 20, 1996 – Saturday Night: Chris Benoit defeated Big Bubba.
  • July 22, 1996 – Nitro: Lex Luger and Sting and Randy Savage defeated Arn Anderson and Chris Benoit and Steve McMichael.
  • July 27, 1996 – Saturday Night: Chris Benoit, Steve McMichael, Arn Anderson and Ric Flair defeated Marcus Bagwell, Scotty Riggs, Chavo Guerrero Jr. and Jim Powers.
  • August 4, 1996 – Worldwide: Chris Benoit and Arn Anderson defeated Jim Powers and Joe Gomez.
  • August 5, 1996 – Nitro: Alex Wright defeated Chris Benoit by Count-out.
  • August 8, 1996 – Hog Wild: Chris Benoit defeated Dean Malenko.
  • August 12, 1996 – Nitro: Chris Benoit defeated Big Ron Studd.
  • August 15, 1996 – The Clash: The Giant defeated Chris Benoit.
  • August 17, 1996 – Saturday Night: Chris Benoit, Steve McMichael, Arn Anderson and Ric Flair defeated Joe Gomez, High Voltage and The Renegade.
  • August 19, 1996 – Nitro: Chris Benoit defeated “Beautiful” Bobby Eaton.
  • August 26, 1996 – Nitro: Sting and Lex Luger defeated Chris Benoit and Steve McMichael.
  • September 2, 1996 – Nitro: The 4 Horsemen defeated Kevin Sullivan and Big Bubba Rogers and The Faces Of Fear.
  • September 14, 1996 – Saturday Night: Chris Benoit defeated Bobby Walker.
  • September 15, 1996 – Fall Brawl: Chris Benoit defeated Chris Jericho.
  • September 16, 1996 – Nitro: Lex Luger defeated Chris Benoit and Steve McMichael in a handicap match by DQ.
  • September 30, 1996 – Nitro: Chris Benoit defeated “The Dog Faced Gremlin” Rick Steiner.
  • October 5, 1996 – Saturday Night: Chris Benoit and Steve McMichael defeated Ricky Morton and Ricky Gibson.
  • October 7, 1996 – Nitro: “The Dog Faced Gremlin” Rick Steiner defeated Chris Benoit.
  • October 26, 1996 – Saturday Night: Chris Benoit defeated Sgt. Craig Pillman.
  • October 27, 1996 – Halloween Havoc: Steve McMichael and Chris Benoit defeated Meng and The Barbarian.
  • October 28, 1996 – Nitro: Chris Benoit defeated Eddie Guerrero.
  • November 2, 1996 – Saturday Night: Chris Benoit defeated Chris Jericho.
  • November 4, 1996 – Nitro: Chris Benoit defeated Hector Guerrero.
  • November 11, 1996 – Nitro: Jeff Jarrett defeated Chris Benoit by DQ.
  • November 18, 1996 – Nitro: Chris Benoit defeated Eddie Guerrero.
  • November 24, 1996 – World War 3: Chris Benoit was in the 3 ring battle royal won by The Giant.
  • November 30, 1996 – Saturday Night: Chris Benoit defeated Juventud Guerrera.
  • December 2, 1996 – Nitro: Chris Benoit defeated WCW TV Champion Steven Regal in a Non-title match.
  • December 23, 1996 – Nitro: Eddie Guerrero defeated Chris Benoit.
  • December 30, 1996 – Nitro: Chris Benoit defeated Chris Jericho.
  • January 13, 1997 – Nitro: Jeff Jarrett defeated Chris Benoit.
  • January 20, 1997 – Nitro: Kevin Sullivan defeated Chris Benoit.
  • January 21, 1997: Chris Benoit defeated Kevin Sullivan in a Falls Count Anywhere Match.
  • January 27, 1997 – Nitro: Hugh Morris defeated Chris Benoit.
  • February 7, 1997 – Nitro: Chris Kanyon defeated Chris Benoit by DQ.
  • February 10, 1997 – Nitro: Benoit and Steve McMichael defeated Chavo Guerrero Jr. and Jeff Jarrett.
  • February 17, 1997 – Nitro: Chris Benoit defeated Roadblock.
  • February 22, 1997 – Saturday Night: Chris Benoit defeated Rick Fuller.
  • February 23, 1997 – Superbrawl: Chris Benoit defeated Kevin Sullivan.
  • February 27, 1997 – Saturday Night: Chris Benoit defeated Billy Pearl.
  • March 17, 1997 – Nitro: Chris Benoit defeated Billy Kidman.
  • March 24, 1997 – Nitro: Hugh Morris defeated Chris Benoit.
  • March 31, 1997 – Nitro: Chris Benoit defeated Hugh Morris.
  • April 6, 1997 – Spring Stampede: WCW United States Champion Dean Malenko vs. Chris Benoit was a no contest.
  • April 7, 1997 – Nitro: Chris Benoit defeated Ice Train.
  • April 12, 1997 – Saturday Night (Taped): Chris Benoit defeated Scotty Riggs.
  • April 12, 1997 – NJPW: Chris Benoit defeated Kevin Sullivan.
  • April 14, 1997 – Nitro: Chris Benoit defeated The Barbarian.
  • April 28, 1997 – Nitro: Chris Benoit defeated Lord Steven Regal.
  • May 10, 1997 – Saturday Night: Chris Benoit defeated Big Al.
  • May 18, 1997 – Slamboree: Chris Benoit defeated Meng.
  • June 2, 1997 – Nitro: Chris Benoit defeated The Barbarian.
  • June 14, 1997 – Saturday Night: Chris Benoit defeated Bobby Walker.
  • June 15, 1997 – Great American Bash: Chris Benoit defeated Meng in a Death match.
  • June 30, 1997 – Nitro: Ric Flair and Benoit and Steve McMichael beat Buff Bagwell and Scott Norton and Masahiro Chono by disqualification.
  • July 7, 1997 – Nitro: The Steiner Brothers defeated Chris Benoit and Steve McMichael.
  • July 13, 1997 – Bash at the Beach: Chris Benoit defeated Kevin Sullivan in a retirement match.
  • July 14, 1997 – Nitro: Chris Benoit defeated “Mean” Mike Enos.
  • July 21, 1997 – Nitro: WCW World tag team Champions The Outsiders defeated Ric Flair and Benoit.
  • July 26, 1997 – Saturday Night: Chris Benoit defeated Jeff Jarrett by disqualification.
  • July 28, 1997 – Nitro: Ric Flair and Chris Benoit defeated Buff Bagwell and Scott Norton.
  • ~~~Later that night; Benoit and Steve McMichael defeated The Texas Hangmen.
  • August 4, 1997 – Nitro: Chris Benoit defeated Syxx by Disqualification.
  • August 9, 1997 – Road Wild: Steve McMichael and Chris Benoit beat Jeff Jarrett and Dean Malenko in an Elimination match.
  • August 11, 1997 – Nitro: The Steiner Brothers defeated Chris Benoit and Steve McMichael.
  • August 18, 1997 – Nitro: Chris Benoit and Steve McMichael defeated Eddie Guerrero and Jeff Jarrett.
  • August 25, 1997 – Nitro: Jeff Jarrett defeated Chris Benoit.
  • September 1, 1997 – Nitro: The 4 Horsemen (Benoit and Steve McMichael) defeated Eddie Guerrero and Jeff Jarrett.
  • September 14, 1997 – Fall Brawl: The nWo (Buff Bagwell, Kevin Nash, Konnan and Syxx) defeated The Four Horsemen (Chris Benoit, Curt Hennig, Ric Flair and Steve McMichael) in a war games match.
  • September 17, 1997 – NJPW: Wild Pegasus defeated Dr. Wagner Jr.
  • September 18, 1997 – NJPW: Norio Honaga and Wild Pegasus defeated Chris Jericho and Tatsuhito Takaiwa.
  • September 19, 1997 – NJPW: Koji Kanemoto, Shinjiro Otani and Tatsuhito Takaiwa defeated El Samurai, Jushin Thunder Liger and Wild Pegasus.
  • September 20, 1997 – NJPW: Wild Pegasus defeated Koji Kanemoto.
  • September 21, 1997 – NJPW: Dr. Wagner Jr. and Wild Pegasus defeated Black Cat and Chris Jericho.
  • September 22, 1997 – NJPW: Chris Jericho, Koji Kanemoto, Shinjiro Otani and Tatsuhito Takaiwa defeated El Samurai, Jushin Thunder Liger, Kendo Kashin and Wild Pegasus.
  • September 23, 1997 – NJPW: El Samurai, Jushin Thunder Liger and Wild Pegasus defeated Chris Jericho, Dr. Wagner Jr. and Koji Kanemoto.
  • October 6, 1997 – Nitro: WCW United States Champion Curt Hennig defeated Chris Benoit.
  • October 20, 1997 – Nitro: WCW Crusierweight Champion Eddie Guerrero defeated Chris Benoit.
  • October 27, 1997 – Nitro: Chris Benoit defeated David “Fit” Finlay.
  • November 2, 1997 – NJPW: J-Crown champion Shinjiro Otani defeated Wild Pegasus to retain the title.
  • November 10, 1997 – Nitro: Perry Saturn defeated Chris Benoit.
  • November 23, 1997 – World War 3: Chris Benoit was in the 3 ring battle royal won by Scott Hall.
  • December 1, 1997 – Nitro: Chris Benoit defeated Billy Kidman.
  • December 6, 1997 – Saturday Night: Chris Benoit defeated Bobby Blaze.
  • December 8, 1997 – Nitro: Chris Benoit defeated Lodi.
  • December 15, 1997 – Nitro: Chris Benoit defeated Scotty Riggs.
  • December 21, 1997 – Saturday Night: Chris Benoit defeated Perry Saturn by disqualification.
  • December 22, 1997 – Nitro: Chris Benoit defeated Hammer by disqualification.
  • December 28, 1997 – Starrcade: Perry Saturn defeated Chris Benoit by Submission.
  • December 29, 1997 – Nitro: Chris Benoit defeated Hammer.

World Championship Wrestling – Chris Benoit vs. Booker T:

  • January 5, 1998 – Nitro: Chris Benoit and Steve McMichael defeated Scotty Riggs and Perry Saturn.
  • January 12, 1998 – Nitro: Chris Benoit defeated Dean Malenko.
  • January 19, 1998 – Nitro: Chris Benoit defeated Marty Jannetty.
  • January 23, 1998 – Thunder: Chris Benoit defeated Chris Jericho.
  • February 6, 1998 – Thunder: Diamond Dallas Page vs. Chris Benoit ended in a No Contest.
  • February 7, 1998 – Saturday Night: Chris Benoit defeated Raven by disqualification.
  • February 13, 1998 – Thunder: Chris Benoit defeated Raven by disqualification.
  • February 16, 1998 – Nitro: Chris Benoit and Dean Malenko defeated Eddie Guerrero and Chris Jericho.
  • February 21, 1998 – Saturday Night: Chris Benoit and Dean Malenko defeated Wayne Bloom and Mike Enos.
  • February 22, 1998 – Superbrawl: WCW United States Champion Diamond Dallas Page defeated Chris Benoit to retain the title.
  • February 23, 1998 – Nitro: Chris Benoit vs. Raven ended in a No Contest.
  • February 27, 1998 – Thunder: Diamond Dallas Page defeated Chris Benoit by DQ.
  • March 2, 1998 – Nitro: Chris Benoit defeated Scotty Riggs.
  • March 9, 1998 – Nitro: Raven and Perry Saturn vs. Chris Benoit and Diamond Dallas Page ended in a No Contest.
  • March 15, 1998 – Uncensored: Diamond Dallas Page defeated Benoit and Raven in a 3-WAY match to retain the United States title..
  • March 16, 1998 – Nitro: Raven defeated Benoit to become the #1 contender for the United States title.
  • March 20, 1998 – Nitro: Scott Norton defeated Chris Benoit.
  • March 23, 1998 – Nitro: Chris Benoit vs. World Television Champion Booker T ended in a draw.
  • March 27, 1998 – Thunder: Chris Benoit defeated Chavo Guerrero Jr.
  • March 30, 1998 – Nitro: Chris Benoit vs. World Television Champion Booker T ended in a draw.
  • April 10, 1998 – Thunder: Chris Benoit defeated Konnan.
  • April 11, 1998 – Saturday Night: Chris Benoit defeated Bobby Eaton.
  • April 13, 1998 – Nitro: Chris Benoit defeated Glacier.
  • April 17, 1998 – Thunder: Chris Benoit defeated Scott Norton by disqualification.
  • April 1998: Benoit and Booker T swapped the WCW Television title several times on House Shows.
  • April 19, 1998 – Spring Stampede: WCW Television Champion Booker T defeated Chris Benoit.
  • April 20, 1998 – Nitro: Chris Benoit defeated Curt Hennig by disqualification.
  • April 27, 1998 – Nitro: Chris Benoit defeated Disco Inferno.
  • May 11, 1998 – Nitro: Chris Benoit defeated Booker T.
  • May 15, 1998 – Thunder: Chris Benoit defeated Rage.

World Championship Wrestling – Chris Benoit vs. Booker T (Best of 7 Series):

  • May 25, 1998 – Nitro: Chris Benoit defeated Booker T in Match #1 of the Best of 7 Series – (Benoit 1 – Booker 0).
  • May 27, 1998 – Thunder: Booker T defeated Chris Benoit in Match #2 of the Best of 7 Series – (Benoit 1 – Booker 1).
  • May 28, 1998 – House Show: Chris Benoit defeated Booker T (This Match Was Not Apart of the Best of Seven Series).
  • May 30, 1998 – Saturday Night: Chris Benoit defeated Booker T in Match #3 of the Best of 7 Series – (Benoit 2 – Booker 1).
  • June 1, 1998 – Nitro: Chris Benoit defeated Booker T in Match #4 of the Best of 7 Series – (Benoit 3 – Booker 1).
  • June 4, 1998 – Thunder: Booker T defeated Chris Benoit in Match #5 of the Best of 7 Series – (Benoit 3 – Booker 2).
  • June 6, 1998 – Worldwide: Chris Benoit defeated Barry Horowitz.
  • June 8, 1998 – Nitro: Booker T defeated Chris Benoit in Match #6 of the Best of 7 Series – (Benoit 3 – Booker 3).
  • June 11, 1998 – Thunder: Booker T defeated Chris Benoit by DQ in Match #7 of the Best of 7 Series (Match Thrown Out).
  • June 14, 1998 – Great American Bash: Booker T defeated Chris Benoit in Match #8 of the Best of 7 Series – (Benoit 3 – Booker 4).
  • June 1998: The Best of Seven Series with Booker T were considered to be some of the greatest matches that year.

World Championship Wrestling – Chris Benoit:

  • June 15, 1998 – Nitro: Chris Benoit defeated Fit Finlay by Submission.
  • ~~~Later that night Benoit and Steve McMichael defeated Harlem Heat.
  • June 22, 1998 – Nitro: Bret “Hitman” Hart defeated Chris Benoit.
  • June 30, 1998 – Nitro: Benoit and Steve McMichael defeated Harlem Heat.

World Championship Wrestling – IV Horsemen:

  • September 1998, Ric Flair returned to the company, and re-formed the Horsemen with Benoit, Malenko, and Steve McMicheal.
  • October 18, 1998 – Nitro: Chris Benoit and Dean Malenko defeated Alex Wright and Disco Inferno.
  • November 16, 1998 – Nitro: Chris Benoit defeated Bret Hart by disqualification.
  • November 22, 1998 – World War 3: Chris Benoit was in the 3 ring battle royal won by Kevin Nash.
  • November 23, 1998 – Nitro: Chris Benoit defeated Norman Smiley.
  • November 28, 1998 – Saturday Night: Chris Benoit defeated Prince Iaukea.
  • December 4, 1998 – Thunder: Chris Benoit and Steve McMichael defeated Raven and Kanyon by disqualification.
  • December 5, 1998 – Saturday Night: Chris Benoit and Dean Malenko defeated Steve and Scott Armstrong.
  • December 7, 1998 – Nitro: Chris Kanyon and Raven vs. Chris Benoit and Dean Malenko ended in a No Contest.
  • December 11, 1998 – Thunder: Chris Benoit defeated (Chris) Kanyon by DQ.
  • December 19, 1998 – Saturday Night: Chris Benoit and Dean Malenko defeated Vincent and Brian Adams.
  • January 7, 1999 – Thunder: Barry Windham defeated Chris Benoit.
  • January 14, 1999 – Thunder: Steve McMichael and Chris Benoit defeated Barry Windham and Curt Hennig by DQ.
  • January 17, 1999 – Souled Out: Chris Benoit defeated Mike Enos.
  • January 21, 1999 – Thunder: Ric Flair and Chris Benoit and Steve McMichael defeated Scott Norton and Stevie Ray and Vincent.
  • January 25, 1999 – Nitro: Chris Benoit and Ric Flair and Steve McMichael beat Hulk Hogan and Kevin Nash and Scott Steiner by DQ.
  • February 2, 1999 – Nitro: Curt Hennig and Barry Windham defeated Chris Benoit and Dean Malenko.
  • February 4, 1999 – Thunder: Chris Benoit defeated Scotty Riggs.
  • February 9, 1999 – Nitro: Hulk Hogan and Kevin Nash and Scott Hall defeated Ric Flair and Chris Benoit and Steve McMichael.
  • February 16, 1999 – Nitro: Chris Benoit and Dean Malenko defeated Mike Enos and Scotty Riggs.
  • February 18, 1999 – Thunder: Dean Malenko and Chris Benoit defeated Brian Adams and Horace Hogan in a Steel Cage.
  • February 21, 1999 – Superbrawl: Curt Hennig and Barry Windham beat Chris Benoit and Dean Malenko to win the tag team titles.
  • March 11, 1999 – Thunder: Dean Malenko and Chris Benoit defeated Disorderly Conduct.
  • March 14, 1999 – Uncensored: Chris Benoit and Dean Malenko beat Curt Hennig and Barry Windham for the tag team titles.
  • March 15, 1999 – Nitro: Booker T defeated Chris Benoit to win the WCW Television Title.
  • March 20, 1999 – Saturday Night: Tag team champions Chris Benoit and Dean Malenko vs. Barry Windham and Curt Hennig ended in a no contest.
  • March 21, 1999 – Nitro: WCW World tag team Champions Chris Benoit and Dean Malenko defeated Raven and Perry Saturn.
  • March 28, 1999 – Nitro: Rey Mysterio and Billy Kidman beat Chris Benoit and Dean Malenko to win the WCW tag team titles.
  • April 2, 1999 – Thunder: Chris Benoit and Dean Malenko defeated Chavo Guerrero Jr. and Kaz Hayashi.
  • April 11, 1999 – Spring Stampede: Benoit and Dean Malenko defeated Raven and Saturn.
  • April 17, 1999 – Saturday Night: Tag team champions Rey Mysterio Jr. and Billy Kidman defeated Chris Benoit and Dean Malenko by disqualification to retain the titles.
  • April 19, 1999 – Nitro: Chris Benoit and Dean Malenko defeated Scott and Steve Armstrong.
  • April 21, 1999 – Thunder: Billy Kidman and Benoit and Dean Malenko defeated Rey Mysterio and Raven and Perry Saturn.
  • May 1, 1999 – Saturday Night: Chris Benoit and Dean Malenko defeated Disorderly Conduct.
  • May 6, 1999 – Thunder: Benoit and Dean Malenko defeated The Texas Hangmen.
  • May 9, 1999 – Slamboree: Raven/Saturn beat Mysterio/Kidman and Malenko/Benoit in a 3-WAY to win the tag team titles
  • May 24, 1999 – Nitro: Chris Benoit defeated Buddy Lee Parker.
  • May 27, 1999 – Thunder: Diamond Dallas Page defeated Chris Benoit.
  • June 3, 1999 – Thunder: Chris Benoit defeated “The Nature Boy” Ric Flair by DQ.

World Championship Wrestling – Chris Benoit and Perry Saturn:

  • June 10, 1999 – Thunder: Perry Saturn and Chris Benoit defeated DDP and Chris Kanyon to win the WCW tag team titles.
  • June 14, 1999 – Great American Bash: DDP and Kanyon beat Perry Saturn and Chris Benoit to win the WCW tag team titles.
  • June 24, 1999 – Thunder: Perry Saturn and Chris Benoit defeated Fit Finlay and Dave Taylor.
  • July 5, 1999 – Nitro: Perry Saturn and Dean Malenko and Chris Benoit defeated DDP and Bam Bam Bigelow and Kanyon.
  • July 8, 1999 – Thunder: Chris Kanyon defeated Chris Benoit.
  • September 10, 1999 – Saturday Night: Chris Benoit, Dean Malenko and Perry Saturn defeated Chavo Guerrero Jr., Juventud Guerrera and Psychosis.
  • July 11, 1999 – Bash at the Beach: DDP and Bam Bam Bigelow and Kanyon defeated Chris Benoit and Perry Saturn.
  • July 19, 1999 – Nitro: Perry Saturn and Chris Benoit defeated Curt Hennig and Barry Windham.
  • July 26, 1999 – Nitro: David Flair defeated Chris Benoit.
  • July 28, 1999 – Thunder: Ric Flair and DDP and Kanyon defeated Chris Benoit and Perry Saturn and Dean Malenko.
  • August 2, 1999 – Nitro: Chris Benoit defeated Diamond Dallas Page.
  • August 5, 1999 – Thunder: Diamond Dallas Page defeated Chris Benoit.
  • August 9, 1999 – Nitro: Chris Benoit defeated David Flair to win the WCW United States title.
  • August 14, 1999 – Chris Benoit defeated Diamond Dallas Page to retain the WCW United States title.
  • August 16, 1999 – Nitro: WCW United States Champion Chris Benoit defeated Disco Inferno.
  • August 21, 1999 – Saturday Night: United States champion Chris Benoit defeated Psychosis to retain the title.
  • August 23, 1999 – Nitro: WCW United States Champion Chris Benoit defeated Rick Steiner by disqualification.

World Championship Wrestling – Revolution:

  • August 1999: Benoit formed the Revolution with a href=”./s/shane-douglas.html”>Shane Douglas, a href=”./d/dean-malenko.html”>Malenko, and Perry Saturn.
  • August 26, 1999 – Thunder: Sid Vicious and Rick Steiner defeated Chris Benoit and Perry Saturn.
  • August 30, 1999 – Nitro: WCW United States Champion Chris Benoit defeated Jerry Flynn by disqualification.
  • September 6, 1999 – Nitro: Chris Benoit and Dean Malenko won a Battle Royal.
  • September 9, 1999 – Thunder: Perry Saturn and Chris Benoit and Shane Douglas defeated Steve Regal and Dave Taylor and Chris Adams.
  • September 10, 1999 – House Show: United States champion Chris Benoit defeated Bam Bam Bigelow to retain the title.
  • September 12, 1999 – Fall Brawl: Sid Vicious pinned Chris Benoit to win the title.
  • September 13, 1999 – Nitro: Chris Benoit defeated Dean Malenko.
  • ~~~Later that night Chris Benoit defeated Rick Steiner to win the WCW Television Title.
  • September 17, 1999 – House Show: Chris Benoit defeated David Flair.
  • September 20, 1999 – Nitro: WCW World Champion Sting defeated WCW Television Champion Chris Benoit.
  • September 27, 1999 – Nitro: WCW Television Champion Chris Benoit defeated Ernest “The Cat” Miller.
  • October 4, 1999 – Nitro: Bret Hart defeated Chris Benoit in an Owen Hart Tribute match at Kemper Arena.
  • October 7, 1999 – Thunder: WCW Television Champion Chris Benoit defeated Brian Knobbs.
  • October 11, 1999 – Nitro: Chris Benoit and Bret Hart defeated Ric Steiner and Lex Luger by disqualification.
  • October 24, 1999 – Rick Steiner pinned Chris Benoit to win the title.
  • October 25, 1999 – Nitro: WCW Television Champion Chris Benoit defeated Dean Malenko in a Last Man Standing match.
  • November 1, 1999 – Nitro: Chris Benoit defeated Dean Malenko in a WCW world heavyweight Title Tournament Match.
  • November 4, 1999 – Thunder: Sid Vicious and Perry Saturn vs. Benoit and Rick Steiner ended in a No Contest.
  • November 8, 1999 – Nitro: Chris Benoit defeated Madusa by disqualification in a WCW world heavyweight Title Tournament Match.
  • November 13, 1999 – Saturday Night: Chris Benoit defeated Barry Darsow.
  • November 15, 1999 – Nitro: Chris Benoit defeated Scott Hatt in a WCW world heavyweight Title Tournament Match.
  • November 18, 1999 – Thunder: Chris Benoit defeated Buff Bagwell.
  • November 22, 1999 – Nitro: Dean Malenko defeated Chris Benoit in a Flag match.
  • November 29, 1999 – Nitro: Bret Hart and Benoit beat The Outsiders and Sid and Goldberg in a 3-WAY Cage match.
  • December 4, 1999 – Saturday Night: Chris Benoit defeated Scotty Riggs.
  • December 6, 1999 – Nitro: Chris Benoit defeated Kevin Nash.
  • December 9, 1999 – Thunder: The Outsiders and Jeff Jarrett defeated Dustin Rhodes and Sid Vicious and Benoit.
  • December 16, 1999 – Thunder: Sid Vicious and Chris Benoit defeated Curt Hennig and La Parka and Shane and Creative Control by DQ.
  • December 19, 1999 – Starrcade: Chris Benoit beat Jeff Jarrett in a Ladder Match to retain the WCW United States title.
  • December 20, 1999 – Nitro: Jeff Jarrett defeated Chris Benoit in a Ladder match to win the WCW United States title.
  • December 23, 1999 – Thunder: Chris Benoit defeated WCW world heavyweight Champion Bret “Hitman” Hart by disqualification.
  • With the company in turmoil, Benoit began getting overly frustrated with the direction of WCW.
  • January 4, 2000 – NJPW: Hiroyoshi Tenzan defeated Chris Benoit.
  • January 12, 2000 – Thunder: Jeff Jarrett and Kevin Nash defeated Chris Benoit and Sid Vicious.
  • January 14, 2000 – House Show: Chris Benoit defeated Rick Steiner.
  • January 16, 2000 – Souled Out PPV: Chris Benoit defeated Sid Vicious to win the WCW world heavyweight title.
  • ~~~Benoit, along with Perry Saturn, Eddie Guerrero, and Dean Malenko quit WCW the following day.

World Wrestling Federation:

  • January 2000: Benoit entered the WWF in dramatic fashion when he initially aligned himself with Mick Foley.
  • ~~~The Radicalz (Benoit, Eddie Guerrero, Dean Malenko and Perry Saturn) turned on Foley and aligned themselves with Mr. McMahon.
  • February 3, 2000 – SmackDown: world heavyweight Champion Triple H defeated Chris Benoit.
  • February 7, 2000 – RAW: HHH, X-Pac, Dean Malenko, Perry Saturn and Chris Benoit vs. Cactus Jack, The Rock, Rikishi and Too Cool ended in a No Contest.
  • February 10, 2000 – SmackDown: Rikishi defeated Chris Benoit by disqualification.
  • February 14, 2000 – RAW: Chris Benoit defeated The Rock.
  • February 21, 2000 – RAW: Chris Benoit defeated Test (Hardcore Champion) in a Non-Title match.
  • February 24, 2000 – SmackDown: Chris Benoit defeated Kane by Count Out.
  • February 27, 2000 – No Way Out: Too Cool and Rikishi defeated Perry Saturn and Dean Malenko and Benoit.
  • February 28, 2000 – RAW: Tazz defeated Chris Benoit by disqualification.
  • March 2, 2000 – SmackDown: Benoit and Dean Malenko and Perry Saturn defeated Too Cool and Chris Jericho.
  • March 6, 2000 – RAW: The Rock defeated Chris Benoit in a Steel Cage match.
  • March 9, 2000 – SmackDown: The Rock defeated Benoit and Perry Saturn in a Handicap match.
  • March 13, 2000 – RAW: Benoit and Perry Saturn defeated Val Venis and Test.
  • March 16, 2000 – SmackDown: The Hardy Boyz vs. Perry Saturn and Benoit ended in a Double Count Out.
  • March 20, 2000 – RAW: Chris Jericho defeated Chris Benoit.
  • March 23, 2000 – SmackDown: Kurt Angle (European-Intercontinental Champion) vs. Chris Benoit ended in a No Contest.
  • March 27, 2000 – RAW: Chris Benoit and Eddie Guerrero defeated Chris Jericho and Chyna.
  • April 2, 2000 – Wrestlemania 2000: Chris Benoit won the Intercontinental title in a triple threat with Chris Jericho and Kurt Angle.
  • April 3, 2000 – RAW: Chris Benoit (Intercontinental Champion) defeated Tazz.
  • April 6, 2000 – SmackDown: Chris Benoit defeated Rikishi to retain the Intercontinental Title.
  • April 10, 2000 – RAW: Chris Benoit and Perry Saturn and Dean Malenko defeated Scott Taylor and Rikishi and Tazz.
  • April 13, 2000 – SmackDown: The Hardy Boyz defeated Chris Benoit and Dean Malenko.
  • April 17, 2000 – RAW: The Big Show defeated Chris Benoit (Intercontinental Champion) by disqualification.
  • April 20, 2000 – SmackDown: Chris Benoit defeated Kurt Angle by disqualification.
  • April 24, 2000 – RAW: Chris Benoit defeated Road Dogg.
  • April 27, 2000 – SmackDown: Chris Jericho and Tazz defeated Perry Saturn and Chris Benoit.
  • April 30, 2000 – Bashlash: Chris Benoit defeated Chris Jericho by DQ to retain.
  • May 1, 2000 – RAW: Chris Benoit defeated Tazz.
  • May 4, 2000 – SmackDown: Chris Jericho defeated Chris Benoit to win the Intercontinental Title.
  • May 8, 2000 – RAW: Chris Benoit defeated Chris Jericho to win the Intercontinental Title with Special Referee Triple H.
  • May 11, 2000 – SmackDown: Chris Benoit (Intercontinental Champion) defeated The Godfather.
  • May 15, 2000 – RAW: Chris Benoit (Intercontinental Champion) defeated The Rock (WWF Champion) in a Non-Title Submission match.
  • May 18, 2000 – SmackDown: Val Venis and Chris Jericho defeated Chris Benoit and Hardcore Holly by disqualification.
  • May 21, 2000 – Judgement Day: Chris Benoit defeated Chris Jericho in a submissions match to retain.
  • May 22, 2000 – RAW: Chris Benoit defeated Val Venis by disqualification.
  • May 25, 2000 – SmackDown: Kurt Angle defeated Chris Benoit by disqualification.
  • May 29, 2000 – RAW: Hardcore Holly defeated Chris Benoit by disqualification.
  • June 1, 2000 – SmackDown: Chris Benoit defeated D’Lo Brown to retain the Intercontinental Title.
  • June 5, 2000 – RAW: Chris Benoit defeated Road Dogg in a KOTR Qualifying match.
  • June 8, 2000 – SmackDown: Chris Benoit defeated Jeff Hardy to retain the Intercontinental Title.
  • June 12, 2000 – RAW: Chris Benoit defeated Matt Hardy.
  • June 15, 2000 – SmackDown: Kane defeated Chris Benoit (IC Champion) by DQ.
  • June 19, 2000 – RAW: Chris Benoit defeated X-Pac in a KOTR Qualifying match.
  • June 21, 2000 – Chris Benoit loses the Intercontinental title to Rikishi.
  • June 22, 2000 – SmackDown: Rikishi defeated Chris Benoit to win the Intercontinental Title.
  • July 23, 2000 – Fully Loaded: Chris Benoit is defeated by The Rock in WWF title match.
  • June 26, 2000 – RAW: Rikishi defeated Chris Benoit by DQ to retain the Intercontinental Title.
  • June 29, 2000 – SmackDown: Rikishi and Eddie Guererro vs. Val Venis and Chris Benoit ended in a No Contest.
  • July 3, 2000 – RAW: Eddie Guererro defeated Chris Benoit by DQ to retain the European Title.
  • July 5, 2000 – SmackDown: Chyna and Eddie Guererro and The Rock defeated Edge and Christian and Chris Benoit.
  • July 10, 2000 – RAW: The Rock (WWF Champion) defeated Chris Benoit by DQ.
  • July 12, 2000 – SmackDown: Chris Benoit defeated Eddie Guererro and Chyna by DQ in a Handicap match.
  • July 17, 2000 – RAW: Benoit and Edge and Christian defeated The Acolytes and The Rock.
  • July 19, 2000 – SmackDown: Benoit and Triple H defeated The Rock and Chris Jericho by DQ.
  • July 24, 2000 – RAW: Kane and The Rock defeated Chris Benoit and Kurt Angle by DQ.
  • July 27, 2000 – SmackDown: Chris Jericho and Lita defeated Trish Stratus and Chris Benoit.
  • July 31, 2000 – RAW: Kurt Angle and Chris Benoit defeated The Dudley Boyz.
  • August 3, 2000 – SmackDown: The Rock and Kane defeated The Big Show and Chris Benoit.
  • August 7, 2000 – RAW: The Rock (WWF Champion) defeated Chris Benoit in a No DQ match.
  • August 10, 2000 – SmackDown: Val Venis and Chris Benoit defeated Eddie Guererro and Chris Jericho.
  • August 14, 2000 – RAW: The Undertaker defeated Chris Benoit by disqualification.
  • August 17, 2000 – SmackDown: Steve Blackman (Hardcore Champion) defeated Chris Benoit.
  • August 24, 2000 – SmackDown: Chris Jericho and The Hardy Boyz defeated Benoit and Edge and Christian.
  • August 27, 2000 – SummerSlam: Chris Benoit defeated Jericho in a best 2/3 falls match.
  • August 28, 2000 – RAW: The Acolytes and Chris Jericho defeated Benoit and Test and Albert.
  • August 31, 2000 – SmackDown: The Undertaker defeated Benoit by disqualification.
  • September 4, 2000 – RAW: Kane defeated Chris Benoit by disqualification in a Number One Contender’s Match.
  • September 7, 2000 – SmackDown: Chris Benoit defeated Rikishi.
  • September 11, 2000 – RAW: Chris Benoit and Kane defeated The Rock and The Undertaker.
  • September 14, 2000 – SmackDown: The Acolytes defeated Kane and Chris Benoit in an “Acolytes Rules” match.
  • September 18, 2000 – RAW: Kane defeated Chris Benoit by disqualification.
  • September 21, 2000 – SmackDown: Triple H and The Undertaker and The Rock defeated Chris Benoit and Kane and Kurt Angle.
  • September 24, 2000 – Unforgiven: The Rock defeated Undertaker, Kane and Chris Benoit in a 4-way.
  • September 25, 2000 – RAW: The Rock (WWF Champion) defeated Chris Benoit.
  • September 28, 2000 – SmackDown: Chris Benoit and Kurt Angle defeated Triple H and The Rock.
  • October 2, 2000 – RAW: Rikishi and The Rock defeated Chris Benoit and Kane.
  • October 5, 2000 – SmackDown: Chris Benoit defeated Chris Jericho by disqualification.
  • October 9, 2000 – RAW: Chris Benoit and X-Pac defeated Chris Jericho and Triple H.
  • October 12, 2000 – SmackDown: Roaddog and Triple H defeated Perry Saturn and Benoit.
  • October 15, 2000 – HEAT: Chris Benoit defeated Road Dogg.
  • October 19, 2000 – SmackDown: Kurt Angle defeated The Rock and Triple H and Benoit in a Fatal Four Way match.
  • October 22, 2000 – No Mercy: Triple H defeats Chris Benoit.
  • October 23, 2000 – RAW: Chris Benoit defeated Road Dogg.
  • October 26, 2000 – SmackDown: Chris Benoit and Dean Malenko defeated Triple H and Roaddog.
  • November 2, 2000 – SmackDown: Chris Benoit defeated Triple H.
  • November 6, 2000 – RAW: Triple H and Billy Gunn and Road Dogg and Chyna defeated The Radicalz.
  • November 9, 2000 – SmackDown: The Undertaker defeated Chris Jericho, Kane and Chris Benoit in a 4-WAY match.
  • November 13, 2000 – RAW: Steve Austin and The Rock and Billy Gunn and Chyna defeated The Radicalz.
  • November 16, 2000 – SmackDown: The Rock defeated Chris Benoit by disqualification.
  • November 19, 2000 – Survivor Series: Benoit and Saturn survive a ‘survivor series rules’ match.
  • November 20, 2000 – RAW: Steve Austin defeated Chris Benoit.
  • November 23, 2000 – SmackDown: Chris Jericho and Steve Austin vs. Kane and Benoit ended in a No Contest.
  • November 27, 2000 – RAW: Perry Saturn and Benoit and Dean Malenko defeated The Hardy Boyz and Chris Jericho.
  • November 30, 2000 – SmackDown: Kane and Benoit defeated Chris Jericho and Billy Gunn.
  • December 2, 2000 – Rebellion: The Undertaker defeated Chris Benoit.
  • December 4, 2000 – RAW: Chris Benoit defeated Hardcore Holly.
  • December 10, 2000 – Armageddon: Chris Benoit defeated Billy Gunn via submission to win the Intercontinental Title.
  • December 11, 2000 – RAW: Billy Gunn defeated Intercontinental champion Chris Benoit by disqualification.
  • December 14, 2000 – SmackDown: The Hardy Boyz defeated Chris Benoit and Perry Saturn.
  • December 18, 2000 – RAW: Chris Benoit defeated Jeff Hardy to retain the Intercontinental Title.
  • December 21, 2000 – SmackDown: Chris Jericho and The Hardy Boyz defeated Chris Benoit and Dean Malenko and Perry Saturn.
  • December 25, 2000 – RAW: The Hardy Boyz defeated Dean Malenko and Chris Benoit.
  • December 28, 2000 – SmackDown: Intercontinental Champion Chris Benoit defeated Matt Hardy to retain the title.
  • Chris and his wife Nancy give birth to their first child!
  • January 1, 2001 – RAW: Chris Benoit defeated Test to retain the Intercontinental Title.
  • January 21, 2001 – Royal Rumble: Chris Jericho defeated Benoit for the Intercontinental title.
  • March 2001: Benoit entered a feud with Kurt Angle over submission holds, and saw Benoit steal Angle’s gold medels.
  • WrestleMania X-7: Kurt Angle defeated Chris Benoit.
  • April 29, 2001 – Backlash: Chris Benoit defeated Kurt Angle in a 30-Minute Submission Iron Man Match IN OVERTIME!
  • May 20, 2001 – Judgement Day: Kurt Angle defeated Chris Benoit in a best 2/3 falls match.
  • ~~~Later in the night, Benoit and Jericho won a Tag team Turmoil match.
  • May 28, 2001 – RAW in Calgary: In one of the best matches of the year, Steve Austin defeats Chris Benoit by screwjob finish.
  • June 24, 2001 – King of the Ring: Steve Austin defeated Benoit and Jericho in a Triple Threat for the WWF Title.
  • After an incredible Triple Threat match at KotR 2001, Chris Benoit takes time off to surgically repair a nagging neck injury.

World Wrestling Entertainment – RAW:

  • October 2001: Benoit makes an appearance on Heat, saying that he has several months before he’ll return to ring action.
  • February 1, 2002: Benoit flew to Texas to meet with Dr. Youngblood.
  • March 25, 2002 – RAW: Chris Benoit was drafted by Vince McMahon for the WWF SmackDown brand. #3
  • April 2002: Benoit begins appearing at Heartland Wrestling Association events and training for his in-ring return.
  • May 27, 2002 – RAW in Edmonton: Chris Benoit makes his return to the WWE kicking off the show with a surprise appearance.
  • ~~~Benoit later gets into a confrontation with Eddie Guerrero before Ric Flair has him thrown out of the building.
  • ~~~Chris Benoit returns later during the Main Event between Eddie Guerrero and Rob Van Dam.
  • ~~~Steve Austin runs in after the match and attacks Eddie Guerrero.
  • ~~~Ric Flair and Arn Anderson run down, but Benoit sides with Steve Austin.
  • ~~~Chris Benoit shocks the crowd by attacking Steve Austin!!!
  • June 17, 2002 – RAW: Chris Benoit turns on his long-time friend, Ric Flair and aligns himself with Eddie Guerrero.
  • July 1, 2002 – RAW: Bubba and Spike Dudley defeated Benoit and Guerrero in Benoit’s first match back.
  • July 8, 2002 – RAW: Kevin Nash, X-Pac, The Big Show, Chris Benoit and Eddie Guerrero defeated Booker T, Goldust, Bubba, Spike and Rob Van Dam in 10-man-tag team match.
  • July 15, 2002 – RAW: Eddie Guerrero, Chris Benoit and William Regal defeated Bubba, Spike Dudley and Jeff Hardy. Benoit is the sole survivor in an elimination match between.
  • July 21, 2002 – Vengeance: Bubba and Spike Dudley defeated Benoit and Guerrero in a TABLES MATCH.
  • July 29, 2002 – RAW: Chris Benoit defeated Rob Van Dam to win the Intercontinental Championship!

World Wrestling Entertainment – SmackDown:

World Wrestling Entertainment – Toothless Aggression:

World Wrestling Entertainment – Hunting for world titles:

  • Janaury 26, 2004 – RAW: Triple H and Shawn Michaels argue over who the better man is, until they are interrupted by.. Chris Benoit!
  • ~~~Benoit goes on to let them know he doesn’t care which of them is champion, he’s going to take it at Wrestlemania!
  • February 2, 2004 – RAW: Chris Benoit defeated Mark Henry by tap-out right in front of Triple H.
  • February 9, 2004 – RAW: Chris Benoit defeated Ric Flair in a great match!
  • ~~~Chris Benoit was supposed to sign his contract to face HHH at WMXX, but Shawn Michaels superkicked him and signed instead!
  • February 16, 2004 – RAW: Shawn Michaels defeated Chris Benoit with distraction from Triple H, who attacked HBK after the match!
  • February 23, 2004 – RAW: Chris Benoit defeated Batista.
  • March 1, 2004 – RAW: Randy Orton and Batista beat Shawn Michaels and Chris Benoit when Michaels and Benoit start fighting!
  • March 8, 2004 – RAW: Chris Benoit defeated Matt Hardy.
  • March 14, 2004 – Wrestlemania XX: Chris Benoit beat Triple H and Shawn Michaels to capture the World Title by making HHH tap out!
  • March 15, 2004 – RAW: Evolution (Randy Orton, Batista and Ric Flair) defeated Shawn Michaels and Chris Benoit in a handicap match.
  • March 22, 2004 – Draft Lottery: Chris Benoit defeated the newly-aquired Rhyno to retain the world title.
  • March 29, 2004 – RAW: Ric Flair and Batista defeated Chris Benoit and Shawn Michaels by DQ with special guest referee Johnny Nitro.
  • ~~~Benoit and Michaels had won the match, but Johnny Nitro changed his mind and ruled that Flair was not the legal man!
  • April 5, 2004 – RAW: Chris Benoit defeated Rob Conway in a NON TITLE match even with Johnny Nitro as referee.
  • ~~~Note: Chris Benoit is now being introduced as “now residing in Atlanta, Georgia”.
  • April 12, 2004 – RAW: Michaels and Foley and Benoit and Benjamin beat Evolution (HHH/Ric Flair/Randy Orton/Batista) in the main event.
  • April 18, 2004 – Backlash: Chris Benoit defeated Triple H and Shawn Michaels in a 3-WAY to retain the world title!
  • April 19, 2004 – RAW: Chris Benoit and Edge defeated Ric Flair and Batista to win the World tag team titles!
  • April 26, 2004 – RAW: Chris Benoit and Edge defeated Ric Flair and Batista to retain the World tag Team titles.
  • May 3, 2004 – RAW: Chris Benoit defeated Shawn Michaels when HHH pedigreed them both and drapped Benoit’s arm over Michaels!
  • May 17, 2004 – RAW: Edge and Chris Benoit defeated Randy Orton and Batista to retain the World tag team titles.
  • May 24, 2004 – RAW: Eugene Dinsmore and Chris Benoit (surprise partner) defeated Garrison Cade and The Coach.
  • May 31, 2004 – RAW: La Resistance (Rob Conway and Sylvain Grenier) defeated Edge and Chris Benoit to win the tag team titles!
  • June 7, 2004 – RAW: La Resistance vs. Chris Benoit in a Handicap Match is a NO CONTEST when Edge interferes.
  • ~~~Bischoff changed the match: La Resistance and Kane defeated Chris Benoit and Edge (Kane pinned Benoit!).
  • June 13, 2004 – Bad Blood: Chris Benoit and Edge defeated La Resistance (Tag Champs) by DQ when Kane interfered!
  • ~~~Later that night, Chris Benoit managed to defeat Kane to retain the world heavyweight championship.
  • June 14, 2004 – RAW: Chris Benoit and Chris Jericho and Edge beat Randy Orton and Batista and Ric Flair in an “Elimination” match.
  • ~~~Chris Benoit was the last man standing after eliminating Randy Orton with the Sharpshooter.
  • June 21, 2004 – RAW: Triple H vs. Eugene Dinsmore ended in a NO CONTEST when Chris Benoit ran in to save Eugene from HHH.
  • ~~~The match started off playfully, but when Eugene got some offense, Triple H turned on him and beat him up!
  • ~~~Chris Benoit ran down to chase Evolution away but accidentally whacked Eugene out cold with a chairshot!
  • ~~~Triple H snuck up behind Chris Benoit and give him a low blow and a Pedigree!
  • June 28, 2004 – RAW: Chris Benoit defeated Kane by TAP OUT to retain the world title
  • July 5, 2004 – RAW in Winnipeg: Triple H and Ric Flair and Eugene Dinsmore defeated Chris Benoit and Edge (HHH pinned Benoit).
  • July 11, 2004 – Vengeance: Chris Benoit defeated Triple H to retain the world heavyweight title.
  • ~~~Eugene got involved late in the match, and accidentally whacked Triple H with a steal chair, costing him the match!
  • July 12, 2003 – RAW: Chris Benoit vs. Eugene Dinsmore ended in a NO CONTEST after Evolution interfered and destroyed Eugene!
  • July 19, 2004 – RAW: Chris Benoit defeated Batista by DQ because Triple H had told Batista to just rough Benoit up.
  • July 26, 2004 – RAW: Chris Benoit defeated Triple H in a thrilling 60-minute Iron Man Match with a score of 4-3 to retain the world title!
  • ~~~During the final 10 minutes of the match, Ric Flair and Batista started interfering, but Eugene returned to help Benoit score the pin!
  • August 2, 2004 – RAW: Chris Benoit and Chris Jericho and Edge vs. Evolution (Randy Orton and Ric Flair and Batista).
  • August 9, 2004 – RAW: Chris Benoit beat Triple H and Randy Orton by DQ when Ric Flair interfered – Eugene made the save!
  • August 15, 2004 – SummerSlam: Randy Orton defeated Chris Benoit to become the youngest world heavyweight champion EVER!
  • August 16, 2004 – RAW: Randy Orton defeated Chris Benoit to retain the world heavyweight title with help from Evolution!
  • ~~~After the match, Evolution (Triple H, Ric Flair and Batista) turned on Randy Orton and left him in a pool of his own blood!
  • August 30, 2004 – RAW: Chris Benoit defeated Ric Flair by DQ after Batista interfered.
  • September 6, 2004 – RAW: Chris Benoit and William Regal and Rhyno and Tajiri beat Ric Flair and Batista and La Resistance.
  • September 12, 2004 – Unforgiven: Chris Benoit and William Regal defeated Ric Flair and Batista.
  • September 13, 2004 – RAW: Chris Benoit w/ William Regal defeated Rob Conway w/ Sylvain Grenier.
  • September 20, 2004 – RAW: Chris Benoit and Randy Orton and Shelton Benjamin beat Evolution (Triple H and Ric Flair and Batista).
  • October 4, 2004 – RAW: Batista defeated Chris Benoit by DQ when Randy Orton jumped the rail and interfered.
  • October 11, 2004 – RAW: Shawn Michaels and Chris Benoit and Edge defeated Evolution (Triple H and Ric Flair and Batista).
  • ~~~Edge stole the pinfall on Triple H from Shawn Michaels and celebrated as if he had done all of the work.
  • ~~~Edge turned heel after the match, spearing both Shawn Michaels and Chris Benoit to proove he was superior.
  • October 18, 2004 – RAW: Edge defeated Chris Benoit and Shawn Michaels in a Triple Threat Match.
  • October 19, 2004 – Taboo Tuesday: Shawn Michaels (39%) beat out Edge (33%) and Chris Benoit (28%) in the voting for a title shot.
  • ~~~Benoit and Edge (colsolation prize) defeated La Resistance to capture the World tag team titles!
  • ~~~Edge walked out on Benoit, who managed to defeat Sylvain Grenier and Rob Conway all by himself to win the belts!
  • November 4, 2003 – RAW: La Resistance defeated Benoit and Edge for the tag team titles when Edge refused to tag in.
  • ~~~After the match, Edge took one of the tag team title belts and knocked Chris Benoit out with one shot!
  • November 11, 2004 – RAW: Edge vs. Chris Benoit was a NO CONTEST when Orton, Jericho, Maven, Batista and HHH brawled.
  • November 14, 2004 – Survivor Series: Orton/Benoit/Jericho/Maven beat HHH/Batista/Edge/Snitsky (to win control of RAW).
  • ~~~Randy Orton and Chris Benoit and Chris Jericho and Maven defeated Triple H and Batista and Edge and Gene Snitsky.
  • November 15, 2004 – RAW: Chris Benoit and Shelton Benjamin defeated Edge and Christian (Edge attacked Christian after match).
  • November 22, 2004 – RAW: Benoit (GM for the night) books himself in a Steel Cage match with Triple H for the world title.
  • ~~~Triple H and Batista staged a fight with Triple H being injured before the match, therefor unable to compete.
  • ~~~Chris Benoit went on to defeat Edge (sub for HHH) in the steel cage before learning that Evolution had swerved him!
  • November 29, 2004 – RAW: Benoit and Edge were co-winners in a #1 Contenders Battle Royal hitting the floor simoltaneously.
  • ~~~Later that night, Benoit and Edge were AGAIN co-winners in a world title 3-WAY with Triple H (TITLE HELD UP)
  • December 6, 2004 – RAW: Benoit and Jericho defeated Triple H and Batista w/ Ric Flair by Disqualification.
  • ~~~Triple H went crazy and got disqualified when he whacked Chris Benoit, Chris Jericho.. AND Batista with chairshots!
  • December 13, 2004 – RAW: Eric Bischoff books an Elimination Chamber match for New Years Revolution for the vacant world title!
  • December 27, 2004 – RAW: Chris Benoit defeated Viscera in a “Beat The Clock” match in about 5:43.
  • January 3, 2005 – RAW: Batista defeated Benoit and continued to look extremely impressive!
  • January 9, 2005 – New Year’s Revolution: Triple H won his 2nd Elimination Chamber match to recapture the world heavyweight title.
  • ~~~Triple H beat Randy Orton and Batista and Chris Benoit and Chris Jericho and Edge (Shawn Michaels was guest referee).
  • January 10, 2005 – RAW: Chris Benoit and Chris Jericho (both nursing injuries) defeated Christian and Tyson Tomko.
  • January 17, 2005 – RAW: Chris Jericho defeated Benoit and then shook hands in the ‘sprit of competition’.
  • January 24, 2005 – RAW: Shawn Michaels and Chris Jericho and Chris Benoit defeated Edge and Christian and Tyson Tomko.
  • January 30, 2005 – Royal Rumble: Benoit entered at #2 and lasted until the FINAL 6 before being eliminated by Batista!
  • January 31, 2005 – RAW: La Resistance vs. Benoit and Jericho ended in a DOUBLE DISQUALIFICATION.
  • February 7, 2005 – RAW in Japan: Chris Benoit defeated Chris Jericho in a “Submissions” match.
  • February 21, 2005 – RAW: Muhammad Hassan comes out and insults America and President’s Day and then brawls with Chris Benoit.
  • February 28, 2005 – RAW: Chris Benoit vs. Muhammad Hassan w/ Khosrow Daivari by DQ when Muhammad low-blowed Benoit.
  • ~~~Muhammad had the ring bell and was supposed to roll over as Benoit delivered the diving headbutt but he failed to roll in time.
  • ~~~The finish to this match was botched, it was originally to end with Benoit hitting the ring bell and pinned.
  • March 7, 2005 – RAW: Chris Benoit defeated Shelton Benjamin by tap out Submission.
  • March 14, 2005 – RAW: Triple H defeated Chris Benoit in a “Pick Your Poison” match (HHH’s opponent chosen by Batista).
  • March 21, 2005 – RAW: Chris Benoit defeated Tyson Tomko by tap out Submission.
  • March 28, 2005 – RAW: Chris Jericho and Chris Benoit and Shelton Benjamin beat Edge and Christian and Tyson Tomko.
  • ~~~After the match, Kane came down and grabbed a Ladder and destroyed everybody and stood over their bodies!
  • April 3, 2005 – Wrestlemania 21: Edge beat Chris Benoit and Chris Jericho and Shelton Benjamin and Christian and Kane in a Ladder Match.
  • ~~~This was a “Money In The Bank” match with the winner earning a title shot that can be cashed in at any point in the next year!
  • April 4, 2005 – RAW: Chris Benoit (selling an injury to his arm) defeated Edge.
  • April 11, 2005 – RAW: Christian defeated Chris Benoit with outside distraction from Edge.
  • April 18, 2005 – RAW: Chris Benoit vs. Edge ended in a NO CONTEST and GM Bischoff set up a Last Man Standing match for PPV.
  • May 1, 2005 – Backlash: Edge defeated Chris Benoit in a “Last Man Standing” match after smashing Benoit’s head with a brick!
  • May 2, 2005 – RAW: Chris Benoit defeated Triple H in a “Gold Rush Tournament” match by Tap Out Submission.
  • May 9, 2005 – RAW: Kane w/ Lita defeated Chris Benoit in a Round #2 “Gold Rush Tournament” match.
  • May 16, 2005 – RAW: Chris Benoit vs. Tajiri in an ECW-rules match ended in a NO CONTEST when Eric Bischoff cancelled the match.
  • May 23, 2005 – RAW: Chris Benoit defeated Tajiri in an ECW-rules match (rebooked by Vince McMahon).
  • May 30, 2005 – RAW: Edge defeated Chris Benoit in a Tables match with help from Maven, Tomko and GENE SNITSKI!
  • June 6, 2005 – RAW: Chris Benoit defeated Gene Snitsky when the Dudley Boyz showed up and 3D’d Snitsky through a table!

World Wrestling Entertainment – Back Home on SmackDown:

  • June 9, 2005 – SmackDown: Chris Benoit is drafted to SD! and wrestled to a NO CONTEST with John Bradshaw Layfield.
  • ~~~At the end of the match, Kurt Angle interfered and a huge anti-ECW Crusaders vs. ECW brawl broke out with ECW on top!
  • June 12, 2005 – ECW One Night Stand: Chris Benoit defeated Eddie Guerrero by Crossface Submission.
  • June 16, 2005 – SmackDown: Chris Benoit defeated Doug Basham (JBL attacked Benoit after until Undertaker made the save).
  • June 30, 2005 – SmackDown: JBL beat Christian and Undertaker and Booker T and Chris Benoit and Muhammad Hassan in a 6-WAY.
  • ~~~General Manager Theodore Long showed up and revealed that JBL had actually won #1 Contendership to Batista’s world title!
  • July 7, 2005 – SmackDown: Chris Benoit defeated Booker T w/ Sharmell to become #1 Contender to the United States title.
  • July 14, 2005 – SmackDown: Chris Benoit defeated William Regal in a match of the year contender (Taped for HEAT).
  • July 21, 2005 – SmackDown: Chris Benoit defeated Eddie Guerrero when he got himself intentionally counted out.
  • July 24, 2005 – Great American Bash: Orlando Jordan defeated Chris Benoit to retain the United States title.
  • July 28, 2005 – SmackDown: Benoit and Booker T w/ Sharmell defeated Christian and Orlando Jordan.
  • August 12, 2005 – OVW Six Flags: Brent Albright and Benoit beat Daniel Puder and Ken Anderson by double tap out finishers.
  • August 4, 2005 – SmackDown: MNM (Joey Mercury and Johnny Nitro w/ Melina and Jillian) beat Benoit and Booker T w/ Sharmell.
  • August 11, 2005 – SmackDown: “The Rabid Wolverine” Chris Benoit defeated Simon Dean by Submission.
  • August 18, 2005 – SmackDown: Randy Orton defeated Benoit with help from Orlando Jordan and an RKO!
  • August 21, 2005 – SummerSlam: Chris Benoit defeated Orlando Jordan to capture the United States title in 25 seconds!
  • August 25, 2005 – SmackDown: Batista and Chris Benoit and Rey Mysterio defeated John Layfield and Orlando Jordan and Eddie Guerrero.
  • September 1, 2005 – SmackDown: Chris Benoit defeated Orlando Jordan by tap out in 23.4 seconds to retain the United States title.
  • September 9, 2005 – SmackDown: Chris Benoit defeated Orlando Jordan by tap out in 22.5 seconds to retain the United States title.
  • September 16, 2005 – SmackDown: Christian and Orlando Jordan defeated Benoit and Booker T w/ Sharmell in a tag team match.
  • September 23, 2005 – SmackDown: Chris Benoit defeated Orlando Jordan by tap out in 49.8 seconds to retain the United States title.
  • September 30, 2005 – SmackDown: Chris Benoit defeated William Regal in a match taped for Velocity.
  • ~~~On SmackDown: Orlando Jordan defeated Christian and Booker T in a 3-WAY to see who could impress Benoit.
  • ~~~Chris Benoit was then allowed to pick his next challenger, but he couldn’t chose so he made it a Fatal Fourway for No Mercy!
  • October 3, 2005 – WWE Homecoming: Batista and Benoit and Rey Mysterio vs. John Layfield and Eddie Guerrero and Christian.
  • ~~~This match was added to showcase SD!’s talent, but it was “cancelled” when Eric Bischoff came out and turned the lights off!
  • ~~~At the end of the night, SD! got its revenge by instigating an interpromotional brawl just as the show went off the air.
  • October 7, 2005 – SmackDown: Batista and Benoit and Rey Mysterio defeated John Layfield and Christian and Eddie Guerrero.
  • October 9, 2005 – No Mercy: Chris Benoit defeated Christian and Booker T and Orlando Jordan in a 4-WAY to retain the US title.
  • October 14, 2005 – SmackDown: Chris Benoit defeated Orlando Jordan with the Sharpshooter to retain the United States title.

World Wrestling Entertainment – Chris Benoit vs. Booker T:

World Wrestling Entertainment – Chris Benoit vs. John Bradshaw Layfield:

World Wrestling Entertainment – Chris Benoit is BACK:

World Wrestling Entertainment – Chris Benoit vs. Chavo Guerrero w/ Vickie Guerrero:

  • November 10, 2006 – SmackDown: United States Champion Chris Benoit defeated K.C. James w/ Michelle McCool by Submission.
  • ~~~Chris Benoit confonted Chavo and Vickie Guerrero and suspected that they were doing something evil with Eddie’s estate.
  • November 17, 2006 – SmackDown: United States Champion Chris Benoit defeated Tatanka by Submission in a Non-title match.
  • ~~~After the match, Chavo and Vickie attacked Chris Benoit with a steel chair and told him to stay out of their business!
  • November 24, 2006 – SmackDown: Fit Finlay defeated Chris Benoit (U.S. Champion) with help from Chavo Guerrero!
  • ~~~Chavo and Vickie Guerrero yelled for Chris Benoit to stay out of their business saying Benoit was not a Guerrero!
  • November 26, 2006 – Survivor Series: Chris Benoit defeated Chavo Guerrero w/ Vickie Guerrero by Submission to retain the U.S. title!
  • December 1, 2006 – SmackDown: Chavo Guerrero w/ Vickie Guerrero defeated U.S. Champion Chris Benoit in a Non-title match.
  • ~~~Before the match: Chavo Guerrero and Vickie Guerrero (in a neck brace) accused Benoit of being a woman beater.
  • December 8, 2006 – SmackDown: Chris Benoit defeated Sylvan by Submission in less than 60 seconds..
  • December 17, 2006 – Armageddon: Chris Benoit defeated Chavo Guerrero w/ Vickie Guerrero to retain the United States title.
  • December 22, 2006 – SmackDown: Chris Benoit defeated Chavo Guerrero w/ Vickie Guerrero by DQ to retain the U.S. Title!
  • ~~~Vickie caused the DQ. Chavo yelled at her. Benoit came back to rescue Vickie. Chavo viciously attacked Benoit!
  • January 5, 2007 – SmackDown: Mr. Ken Kennedy defeated Chris Benoit (5:07) in a SmackDown Sprint match.
  • January 12, 2007 – SmackDown: Mr. Ken Kennedy defeated Benoit with outside interference from Chavo Guerrero.
  • January 19, 2007 – SmackDown: Chris Benoit defeated Chavo Guerrero in a No-DQ match to retain the United States title!
  • January 26, 2007 – SmackDown: Chris Benoit defeated Mike “The Miz” Mizanin by Submission in a Non-title match.

World Wrestling Entertainment – Chris Benoit vs. Montel Vontavious Porter:

World Wrestling Entertainment – Chris Benoit back to ECW:

World Wrestling Entertainment – The Shocking Death of the Benoit Family:

  • June 25, 2007: Chris Benoit, Nancy Benoit, and son Daniel, were tragically found dead at their suburban home in Atlanta, Georgia.
  • June 25, 2007 – RAW: WWE cancelled its live RAW and presented a three hour tribute to the life and career of Chris Benoit.
  • ~~~The following days revealed the shocking details that Chris Benoit had murdered his wife and kid before hanging himself.
  • ~~~The belief was that he killed his wife (Nancy) on Saturday, his son (Daniel) on Sunday, and himself sometime on Monday.