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Kenny King

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Title History

  • UWF (Ultimate Wrestling Federation) Vegas Heavyweight title;
  • FIP (Full Impact Pro) World Tag Team titles w/Jason Blade defeating The Briscoe Brothers (November 9, 2007);
  • ROH (Ring of Honor) World Tag Team titles w/Rhett Titus defeating The Briscoe Brothers (September 17, 2011);
  • TNA X Division title defeated Rob Van Dam (February 28, 2013);

Career Highlights

In The Beginning:

  • Kenny King was a contestant on the second season of WWF MTV Tough Enough and made it to the Final 4.
  • 2002: Kenny King immediately began gaining experience on the independent circuit in Florida, California and Las Vegas.
  • September 2002: Kenny King signed up at the Las Vegas Wrestling Academy and trained under Nick Bockwinkel and Scott Casey.
  • April 25, 2003 – Ultimate Pro Wrestling: Kenny King defeated Mike “The Miz” Mizanin.

Total Nonstop Action

Independent Wrestling + Full Impact Pro

  • February 11, 2006 – Alliance Wrestling Force: Scott Davis beat Kenny King and Bruce Steele to become the 1st Universal Champion!
  • February 25, 2006 – Pro Wrestling Warfare: Kenny King beat Naphtali and Jerrelle Clark and Dagon Biggs and Legion Cage in a 5-WAY.
  • April 8, 2006 – Alliance Wrestling Force: “The Natural” Kenny King defeated Rod Steel w/Amy Love.
  • April 29, 2006 – Maximum Xtreme Pro Wrestling: Kenny King defeated Kahagus.
  • June 9, 2006 – Full Impact Pro: Alex Porteau defeated Kenny King.
  • June 10, 2006 – Full Impact Pro: Chasyn Rance beat Korey Chavis and Kenny King and Ryan Drago in a 4-WAY.
  • July 6, 2006 – TNA IMPACT: “The Alpha Male” Monty Brown defeated Kenny King.

Independent Wrestling + Full Impact Pro (The YRR – Young, Rich, and Ready)

Ring of Honor – Kenny King and Rhett Titus:

2010: Ring of Honor – The All Night Express (Rhett Titus and Kenny King):

  • January 29, 2010 – ROH SoCal Showdown: Kenny King defeated Jerry Lynn via DQ. Lynn originally defeated King however, post-match, King attempted to assault Lynn with a chair. Lynn was keen to the chair shot and reversed it resulting in a cradle piledriver to King. The piledriver caused the referee to reverse the decision.
  • February 13, 2010 – ROH 8th Anniversary Show: Delirious defeated Kenny King and Steve Corino and Rasche Brown in a 4-WAY
  • March 19, 2010 – ROH Gold Rush: Kenny King defeated Tyson Dux via pinfall.
  • March 26, 2010 – ROH From The Ashes: Jerry Lynn defeated Kenny King via pinfall in a No DQ match.
  • March 27, 2010 – ROH Phoenix Rising: Kenny King defeated Scorpio Sky via pinfall.
  • April 3, 2010 – ROH The Big Bang: Davey Richards defeated Kenny King via submission.
  • April 11, 2010 – Future Stars of Wrestling: Derrick Neikirk defeated Kenny King by DQ in Las Vegas, Nevada.
  • April 23, 2010 – ROH Pick Your Poison: Tyler Black(c) defeated Kenny King via pinfall to retain the ROH World title.
  • May 7, 2010 – ROH Civil Warfare: Colt Cabana vs. Kenny King ended in a No Contest after interference by Kevin Steen.
  • May 8, 2010 – ROH Supercard of Honor V: The Briscoe Brothers defeated Rhett Titus and Kenny King via pinfall.
  • June 18, 2010 – ROH Buffalo Stampede II – The All Night Express (Rhett Titus and Kenny King) defeated the Briscoe Brothers
  • June 19, 2010 – ROH Death Before Dishonor VIII – The All Night Express defeated Up In Smoke (Ceech and Cloudy).
  • July 22, 2010 – ROH The Bluegrass Brawl: Roderick Strong and The House of Truth defeated Austin Aries and The All Night Express
  • July 23, 2010 – ROH Hate: Chapter II: Tyler Black and Delirious and Jerry Lynn defeated Austin Aries and The All Night Express.
  • July 24, 2010 – ROH Salvation: The All Night Express defeated Jerry Lynn and Delirious via pinfall in a Tag Wars Opening Match.
  • August 27, 2010 ROH Champion Challenge: The All Night Express defeated El Generico and Colt Cabana in a Block B Final Match.
  • August 28, 2010 ROH Tag Wars 2010: The Briscoes eliminated ANX during the second fall of the ROH World Tag Team Title Ultimate Endurance Match under Texas Tornado Match Stipulation.
  • September 10, 2010 – ROH Fade To Black: The All Night Express defeated Matt Taven and Sid Reeves via pinfall.
  • September 11, 2010 – ROH Glory By Honor IX: Kenny King defeated Jay Briscoe via pinfall.
  • September 15, 2010 – ROH Allied Forces: Homicide defeated Kenny King via pinfall.
  • ~~~King and Titus beat down Homicide until confronted by the Briscoes. The argument continued into the back.
  • October 16, 2010 –  ROH Richards Vs. Daniels: The All Night Express defeated Kyle O’Reilly and Adam Cole via pinfall.
  • November 12, 2010 – ROH Survival Of The Fittest 2010: Kenny King defeated El Generico in a qualifying match.
  • November 13, 2010 – ROH Fate Of An Angel II: The All Night Express defeated Colt Cabana and El Generico to win a title shot.
  • December 17, 2010 – ROH Tag Title Classic II: Kenny King defeated Adam Cole via pinfall.
  • December 18, 2010 – ROH Final Battle 2010: The All Night Express defeated Kyle O’Reilly and Adam Cole via pinfall.
  • January 14, 2011 – ROH Champions Vs. All Stars: Kenny King defeated Kyle O’Reilly via pinfall.
  • January 15, 2011 – ROH Only The Strong Survive: El Generico defeated Kenny King and Mark Briscoe and Homicide in a 4-WAY.
  • January 28, 2011 – ROH SoCal Showdown II: The All Night Express defeated the Cutler Brothers via pinfall.
  • February 25, 2011 – ROH World’s Greatest: Eddie Edwards defeated Kenny King in a Survival of the Fittest Finals Rematch.
  • February 26, 2011 – ROH 9th Anniversary Show – The Kings of Wrestling defeated The All Night Express to retain the ROH World Tag Titles.
  • March 18, 2011 – ROH Defy or Deny: The All Night Express defeated Steve Corino and Grizzly Redwood via pinfall.
  • March 19, 2011 – ROH Manhattan Mayhem IV: The All Night Express defeated the Briscoe Brothers via pinfall.
  • April 2, 2011 – ROH Honor Takes Center Stage Chapter 2: The Briscoe Brothers defeated The All Night Express in a bloody match.
  • May 6, 2011 – ROH Revolution USA: The Briscoe Brothers defeated The All Night Express via first blood in a First Blood Match.
  • ~~~ Although Mark Briscoe was the first to bleed, the referee saw Rhett Titus first instead.
  • May 7, 2011 – ROH Revolution Canada: Davey Richards defeated Kenny King via pinfall.
  • May 21, 2011 – ROH Supercard of Honor VI: The Briscoe Brothers defeated The All Night Express in a bloody Chicago Street Fight.
  • May 27, 2011- Pro Wrestling Guerilla All Star Weekend 8: Chuck Taylor defeated Kenny King via pinfall.
  • May 28, 2011 – Pro Wrestling Guerilla All Star Weekend 8: Kenny King defeated Brian Cage-Taylor via pinfall.
  • June 26, 2011 – ROH Best In The World 2011 – Wrestling’s Greatest Tag Team (Shelton Benjamin and Charlie Haas) defeated The Kings of Wrestling (Chris Hero and Claudio Castagnoli) and The All Night Express (Kenny King and Rhett Titus) and The Briscoe Brothers via pinfall to retain the World Tag Team Titles in a World Tag Team Title Elimination Match.
  • July 8, 2011 – ROH Tag Team Turmoil 2011: Mike Bennett defeated Kenny King via pinfall.
  • ~~~However, the decision was reversed once Rhett Titus informed the referee that Bennett cheated.
  • ~~~Jim Cornette scheduled Titus vs. Bennett for later in the evening.
  • July 9, 2011 – ROH No Escape: Kenny King defeated Mark Briscoe in a Grudge match with their partners handcuffed at ringside.
  • Sept 17, 2011 – ROH Death Before Dishonor IX: The All Night Express defeated The Briscoe Brothers in an incredibly bloody Ladder War to win a World Tag Team Title shot at Glory By Honor X.
  • October 15, 2011 – ROH TV: Jay and Mark Briscoe beat The All Night Express (Kenny King and Rhett Titus) #1 contenders match.
  • October 29, 2011 – ROH TV: Jay and Mark Briscoe defeated The All Night Express (Rhett Titus and Kenny King) in a winner gets Final Battle 2011 Title match.
  • November 17, 2011 – ROH Survival of the Fittest: Michael Elgin defeated Kenny King, Adam Cole and Tommaso Ciampa.
  • November 18, 2011 – ROH Glory by Honor: Charlie Haas and Shelton Benjamin defeated The All Night Express.
  • December 4, 2011 – ROH Northern Aggression: The All Night Express defeated The Bravados.
  • December 10, 2011 – ROH TV: The All Night Express (Rhett Titus and Kenny King) beat ROH World Tag Team Champions Charlie Haas and Shelton Benjamin to earn a future Tag Team Title Match.
  • December 23, 2011 – ROH Final Battle: The Young Bucks defeated The All Night Express, Future Shock, The Bravados and Caprice Coleman and Cedric Alexander.
  • January 21, 2012 – ROH TV: Matt Jackson defeated Kenny King.
  • March 4, 2012 – ROH 10th Anniversary: The All Night Express defeated Shelton Benjamin and Charlie Haas.
  • March 29, 2012 – ROH Showdown in the Sun night 1: The All Night Express defeated The Young Bucks.
  • March 30, 2012 – ROH Showdown in the Sun Night 2: The Young Bucks defeated All Night Express in a street fight.
  • April 27, 2012 – ROH Unity: The All Night Express defeated The House of Truth.
  • May 11, 2012 – ROH Border Wars: All Night Express and TJ Perkins def. The Young Bucks and Mike Mondo.
  • May 19, 2012 – ROH TV: The All Night Express (Rhett Titus and Kenny King) beat The Young Bucks (Matt and Nick Jackson) in a elimination match.
  • June 2, 2012 – ROH TV: The All Night Express (Rhett Titus and Kenny King) defeated Caprice Coleman and Cedric Alexander.
  • June 24, 2012 – Best in the World: The All Night Express defeated Charlie Haas and Shelton Benjamin to win the ROH Tag Team Titles.
  • August 11, 2012 – ROH TV: Jay Lethal and The All Night Express (Rhett Titus and Kenny King) defeated World Champion Kevin Steen, Steve Corino, and Jimmy Jacobs.
  • Kenny King left Ring of Honor to join TNA Wrestling he was with Rhett Titus as part of the ROH Tag Team Champions. so they decided to go with a tag team title tournament.

Total Nonstop Action Wrestling:

  • July 5, 2012 – TNA IMPACT: Kenny King defeated Lars Only in an X Division match.
  • July 8, 2012 – Destination X: Kenny King defeated Douglas Williams in an X Division tournament match.
  • July 8, 2012 – Destination X: Zema Ion defeated Kenny King, Sonjay Dutt, and Mason Andrews in an Ultimate X match to win the vacant TNA X Division championship.
  • July 26, 2012 – TNA IMPACT:  TNA X Division champion Zema Ion defeated Kenny King to retain the title.
  • August 2, 2012 – TNA IMPACT: TNA world heavyweight champion Austin Aries and Kenny King defeated TNA X Division champion Zema Ion and Bobby Roode.
  • August 12, 2012 – Hardcore Justice: TNA X Division champion Zema Ion defeated Kenny King to retain the title.
  • December 6, 2012 – TNA IMPACT: Kenny King defeated Zema Ion and Kid Kash in an X Division match to become the #1 contender.
  • December 9, 2012 – Final Resolution: TNA X Division champion Rob Van Dam defeated Kenny King to retain the title.
  • December 20, 2012 – TNA IMPACT: Joey Ryan and Matt Morgan defeated Rob Van Dam and Kenny King.
  • December 26, 2012 – Xplosion: Zema Ion defeated Kid Kash and Kenny King in a 3-way match.
  • January 10, 2013 – TNA IMPACT: Kenny King defeated Zema Ion.
  • January 12, 2013 – Xplosion: Kenny King defeated Jesse Godderz.
  • January 13, 2013 – Genesis: Christian York defeated Kenny King in a #1 contenders X Division match.
  • January 17, 2013 – TNA IMPACT: Kenny King defeated Christian York.
  • January 24, 2013 – TNA IMPACT: Kenny King and Zema Ion defeated TNA X Division champion Rob Van Dam and Christian York in an X Division tag team match.
  • February 7, 2013 – TNA IMPACT: TNA X Division champion Rob Van Dam defeated Kenny King and Zema Ion in a triple threat match to retain the title.
  • February 21, 2013 – TNA IMPACT: TNA X Division champion Rob Van Dam defeated Kenny King to retain the title.
  • February 28, 2013 – TNA IMPACT: Kenny King defeated TNA X Division champion Rob Van Dam to win the title.
  • March 10, 2013 – Lockdown: TNA X Division champion Kenny King defeated Christian York and Zema Ion in a triple threat match to retain the title.
  • March 21, 2013 – TNA IMPACT: TNA X Division champion Kenny King defeated Sonjay Dutt and Zema Ion in a triple threat match to retain the title.
  • April 18, 2013 – TNA IMPACT: TNA X Division champion Kenny King defeated Petey Williams and Zema Ion in a triple threat match to retain the title.
  • April 20, 2013 – TNA Live Event: X-Division champion Kenny King beat Rockstar Spud to retain.
  • May 16, 2013 – TNA IMPACT: TNA X Division champion Kenny King defeated Petey Williams and Chris Sabin in a triple threat match to retain the title.
  • May 30, 2013 – TNA IMPACT: Taryn Terrell and Chris Sabin defeated Gail Kim and TNA X Division champion Kenny King.
  • June 2, 2013 – Slammiversary XI: Chris Sabin defeated TNA X Division champion Kenny King and Suicide in a triple threat match to win the title.
  • June 6, 2013 – TNA IMPACT: TNA X Division champion Chris Sabin, James Storm, and Gunner defeated Austin Aries, Bobby Roode, and Kenny King.
  • June 13, 2013 – TNA IMPACT: Magnus defeated Kenny King, Rob Terry, and Matt Morgan in a 4-corners “Bound For Glory” series match.
  • June 27, 2013 – TNA IMPACT: Suicide defeated TNA X Division champion Chris Sabin and Kenny King in a triple threat match to win the title.
  • July 18, 2013 – Destination X: Manik defeated Kenny King and Chavo Guerrero, Jr. in a X Division championship qualifying match.
  • August 9, 2013 – TNA One Night Only 10 years reunion: Kenny King defeated Sonjay Dutt and Petey Williams in a triple threat match.
  • September 26, 2013 – TNA IMPACT: Austin Aries defeated Kenny King.
  • October 3, 2013 – TNA IMPACT: TNA X Division champion Manik and Jeff Hardy defeated Chris Sabin and Kenny King.
  • February 28, 2014 – TNA Live Event: Samuel Shaw defeated Kenny King.
  • March 1, 2014 – TNA Live Event: Kenny King and Manik defeated Chris Sabin and Zema Ion.
  • April 3, 2014 – TNA IMPACT: MVP defeated Kenny King.

Independent Circuit:

  • July 13, 2013 – FSW: John Morrison defeated Kenny King.
  • October 13, 2013 – FSW: Kenny King defeated Disco Inferno.
  • January 11, 2014 – FSW: FSW Elite champion Kenny King defeated Brian Cage to retain the title.