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Zema Ion

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Title History

  • XWF Inc. Cruiserwight title (October 31, 2004);
  • NEPW Tag Team titles w/Jason Gory defeating Perry Greene & Eli Lang (November 4, 2006);
  • IWC (International Wrestling Cartel) Tag Team titles w/Jason Gory by winning a 4-WAY (December 9, 2006);
  • IWC (International Wrestling Cartel) Tag Team titles w/Jason Gory defeating The Gambino Brothers (December 8, 2007);
  • TNA (Total Non-stop Action) X Division title defeating Sonjay Dutt, Kenny King, and Mason Andrews (July 8, 2012);

Career Highlights

Personal:

  • Michael Paris is currently an “undeclared Major” student at West Virginia Northern Community College in Weirton, West Virginia..
  • Michael Paris relocated to West Virginia with his parents who are in the Horse Racing business..

Shiima Xion:

  • August 21, 2004 – BDW: Jason Gory defeated Shiima Xion (in-ring debut)..
  • October 31, 2004 – XWF Inc: Team NBK defeated Team SIN..
  • ~~~~Team NBK = Shiima Xion & Carlton Kaz & Michael Cruz & Sean Dahmer & Brandon X..
  • ~~~~Team SIN = Daron Smythe & American Eagle & Kano & Tyrone Evans & Storm Trooper..
  • ~~~~Shiima Xion was crowned XWF Cruiserweight Champion due to the “All Titles on the Line” stipulation!
  • November 6, 2004 – IWC: Jason Gory defeated Shiima Xion – Shiima’s IWC debut
  • Shiima Xion and Jason Gory were named co-winners of the International Wrestling Cartel Rookie of the Year for 2004..
  • February 26, 2005 – IWC: Shiima Xion defeated Tyson Dux to qualify for the Super Indy IV tournament..
  • March 26, 2005–Mega Championship Wrestling: AERO! defeated Shiima Xion..
  • April 29, 2005–IWC: Homicide defeated Shiima Xion by DQ in the first round of the Super Indy 4 Tournament..
  • April 30, 2005–International Wrestling Cartel: Jason Gory & Dean Radford defeated Glenn Spectre & Shiima Xion..
  • July 1, 2005–International Wrestling Cartel: Shiima Xion & Petey Williams defeated Jason Gary & Chris Sabin..
  • July 23, 2005–Chikara Wrestling: Crossbones beat Shiima Xion in the first round of the Chikara Young Lions Cup Tournament..
  • July 29, 2005–International Wrestling Cartel: Jason Gory beat Shiima Xion to become the only IWC 2004 Rookie of the Year..
  • July 30, 2005–Pro Wrestling Unplugged: E.C. Negro defeated Siima Xion..
  • August 13, 2005–International Wrestling Cartel: Shirley Doe defeated Shiima Xion to retain the Heavyweight title..
  • August 26, 2005–International Wrestling Cartel: Nigel McGuiness defeated Shiima Xion..
  • October 29, 2005–International Wrestling Cartel: Shiima Xion defeated Troy Lords..
  • November 27, 2005–International Wrestling Cartel: Soldier defeated Shiima Xion..
  • December 3, 2005–International Wrestling Cartel: Mickey & Marshall Gambino defeated Shiima Xion & Maverick..
  • January 20, 2006–International Wrestling Cartel: Glenn Spectre defeated Shiima Xion..
  • February 18, 2006–International Wrestling Cartel: Shiima Xion beat Troy Lords (Next month Lords puts his SI5 spot on the line)..
  • March 17, 2006–IWA Midsouth: Larry Sweeney defeated Shiima Xion..
  • March 18, 2006–International Wrestling Cartel: “Balls Hot” Troy Lords defeated Shiima Xion to retain his SI5 spot..
  • April 15, 2006–International Wrestling Cartel: Shiima Xion defeated Jason Gory..
  • May 13, 2006–International Wrestling Cartel: A.J. Styles defeated Shiima Xion..
  • June 9, 2006–International Wrestling Cartel: John McChesney defeated Shiima Xion.
  • July 7, 2006–International Wrestling Cartel: Kings of Wrestling (Chris Hero & Claudio Castagnoli) beat Shiima Xion & Jason Gory..
  • July 15, 2006–IWA Mid South Wrestling: Brandon Thomaselli defeated Shiima Xion.
  • July 22, 2006–Pro Wrestling Unplugged/Dragon Gate: Jason Gory defeated “Sukebe King” Shiima Xion..
  • August 5, 2006–IWC: Cleveland Mafia (J-Rocc & Raymond Rowe) beat Jason Gory & Shiima Xion to retain the Tag Team titles!
  • August 11, 2006–IWA Mid South: Gran Akuma & Icarus & Shiima Xion beat Brandon Thomaselli & Marek Brave & Darin Corbin.
  • August 12, 2006–IWA Mid South: The North Star Express (Darin Corbin & Ryan Cruz) defeated Shiima Xion & Shane Storm.
  • August 19, 2006–International Wrestling Cartel: Shiima Xion defeated Chris Sabin..
  • September 16, 2006–International Wrestling Cartel: The Cleveland Mafia won a 4-WAY to retain the IWC Tag Team titles..
  • ~~~~Cleveland Mafia (J-Rocc & Ray Rowe) beat Eric Xtasy & Justin Idol and The Gambino Brothers Jason Gory & Shiima Xion..
  • October 14, 2006–IWC: BabyFace Fire (Jason Gory & Shiima Xion) defeated Sexual Harrassment (Eric Xtasy & Justin Idol)..
  • October 20, 2006–IWA MS: Shiima Xion/Jeff Brooks/Rex Sterling/Chris Hybrid beat The Iron Saints & North Star Express..
  • October 21, 2006–IWA Mid South: Josh Abercrombie defeated Shiima Xion to retain the IWA-MS Light-Heavyweight title
  • November 4, 2006–NEPW Resurrection: Shiima Xion & Jason Gory won the NEPW Tag Team titles in Painesville, Ohio..
  • ~~~~American Yakuza (Shiima Xion & Jason Gory) defeated Perry Greene & Eli Lang to win the vacant NEPW Tag Team Titles..
  • November 10, 2006–Far North Wrestling: Shiima Xion defeated Jason Gory to retain the Cruiserweight title.
  • November 11, 2006–ICW: The Gambinos defeated BabyFace Fire (Jason Gory & Shiima Xion) to retain the Tag Team titles..
  • December 2, 2006–NEPW: Jason Gory & Shiima Xion defeated Patrick Hayes & Duke in Painesville, Ohio..
  • December 9, 2006–ICW: BabyFace Fire (Jason Gory & Shiima Xion) won a 4-WAY to capture the IWC Tag Team titles!
  • ~~~~Babyface Fire beat The Cleveland Mafia and Sexual Harrasment and The Gambino Brothers (Champions) in a 4-WAY..
  • January 12, 2007–Full Impact Pro: The Heartbreak Express beat Shiima Xion & Pelle Primeau in Inverness, Florida..
  • January 13, 2007–Full Impact Pro: The Heartbreak Express & Pelle Primeau beat Shiima Xion & The Heart Throbs.
  • January 19, 2007–International Wrestling Cartel: Jason Gory & Shiima Xion defeated Eric Xtasy & Justin Idol..
  • January 21, 2007–Championship Wrestling Experience: Jigsaw defeated Shiima Xion and Marion Fontaine in a 3-WAY.
  • February 11, 2007–Cleveland All-Pro Wrestling: Adam Cage defeated Shiima Xion..
  • February 16, 2007–CHIKARA Pro Wrestling: Nobutaka Moribe defeated Shiima Xion in Hellertown, Pennsylvania..
  • February 17, 2007–IWC: Jason Gory & Shiima Xion & Kudo defeated Justin Idol & Eric Xtasty & Danshoku Dino..
  • March 10, 2007–Combat Zone Wrestling: Shiima Xion & Jason Gory defeated Sterling James Keenan & Justin Idol.
  • March 11, 2007–Cleveland All-Pro Wrestling: Q & A (Virus & Unknown) defeated Shiima Xion & Super Hentai.
  • March 18, 2007–Championship Wrestling Experience: Larry Sweeney & Shiima Xion defeated Christian Faith & Vincent Nothing..
  • March 23, 2007–IWC: The Gambino Brothers defeated Shiima Xion & Jason Gory to win the IWC Tag Team titles..
  • March 23, 2007–International Wrestling Cartel: Shiima Xion defeated Jimmy Jacobs in Elizabeth, Pennsylvania..
  • March 24, 2007–International Wrestling Cartel: The Gambino Brothers won a 4-WAY to retain the Tag Team titles..
  • ~~~~The Gambino Brothers defeated Jason Gory & Shiima Xion and Eric Xtasy & Justin Idol and J-Rocc & Ray Rowe..
  • May 6, 2007–CAPW: M-Dogg20 won a 6-WAY Elimination match to qualify for the Jeff Peterson Cup to be held in Florida..
  • ~~~~”M-Dogg20″ Matt Cross defeated Shiima Xion and The Aftermath and Johnny Gargano and Super Hentai and Alex Shelley..
  • April 14, 2007–IWC: The Family defeated Babyface Fire & The Cleveland Mafia in an 8-Man Elimination match!
  • ~~~~The Family = The Hollywood Balds (Vendetta & Jimmy DeMarco) & The Gambinos (Mickey & Marshall Gambino)..
  • ~~~~(Opponents) = BabyFace Fire (Jason Gory & Shiima Xion) and The Cleveland Mafia (J-Rocc & Raymond Rowe)..
  • May 11, 2007–International Wrestling Cartel: Shiima Xion defeated Ruckus in Round #1 of the Super Indy Tournament..
  • ~~~~Shiima Xion defeated HENTAI (2nd Round) | Larry Sweeney defeated Shiima Xion to win the Super Indy VI Tournament!
  • May 19, 2007–Absolute Intense Wrestling: Tyler Black defeated Starless and Shiima Xion in a 3-WAY to win the Intense title.
  • June 3, 2007–Cleveland All-Pro Wrestling: Super Hentai defeated Shiima Xion to retain the Junior Heavyweight title.
  • July 7, 2007–IWC: BabyFace Fire (Shiima Xion & Jason Gory) defeated Ernie Osirus & Alex “Sugarfoot” Payne.
  • July 21, 2007–IWC: Babyface Fire & Sexual Harassment beat Jimmy DeMarco & Vendetta & The Gambino Brothers..
  • August 4, 2007–IWC: The Gambino Brothers defeated Shiima Xion & Jason Gory to retain the IWC Tag Team titles!
  • September 8, 2007–The Union of Independent Professional Wrestlers: Rip Impact defeated Shiima Xion..
  • October 13, 2007–IWC: Babyface Fire (Shiima Xion & Jason Gory) defeated Jimmy DeMarco & Vendetta..
  • November 2, 2007–Far North Wrestling: FNW Cruiserweight Champion Shiima Xion defeated Jason Gory..
  • November 3, 2007–UIPW: Shiima Xion defeated Kevin Grace and Colin Olsen and Jimmy Olsen in a 4-WAY..
  • November 10, 2007–IWC: The Gambino Brothers defeated BabyFace Fire (Shiima Xion & Jason Gory) in a Street Fight..
  • December 7, 2007–International Wrestling Cartel: Sexual Harassment (Justin Idol & Eric Xtasy) won a 5-WAY Scramble..
  • ~~~~Idol & Xtasy beat The Gambinos and Xion & Gory and Gargano & Facade and Rowe & J-Rocc in a 5-WAY Scramble.
  • December 8, 2007–ICW: Shiima Xion & Jason Gory defeated The Gambino Brothers to win the IWC Tag Team titles!
  • January 19, 2008–ICW: Babyface Fire defeated Josh Prohibition & Matt Cross to retain the IWC Tag Team titles!
  • March 8, 2008–Devil Bhudakahn Memorial Show: Shiima Xion defeated Sharecropper in Munhall, Pennsylvania..
  • December 4, 2010–Real Championship Wrestling: Shiima Xion beat Steve Diaz by submission to win the Cruiserweight title..
  • December 17, 2010–AIW: Johnny Gargano defeated Shiima Xion and Facade in a 3-WAY Ladder match..
  • February 5, 2011–Real Championship Wrestling: Shiima Xion defeated Jigsaw in Baltimore, Maryland..

Total Nonstop Action Wrestling:

  • June 23, 2011 – TNA IMPACT: Zema Ion defeated Dakota Darsow and Federico Palacios in a triple threat X Division tournament qualifier match.
  • July 10, 2011 – Destination X: Austin Aries defeated Zema Ion, Jack Evans , and Low Ki in a fatal 4-way match to win a contract with TNA!
  • August 18, 2011 – TNA IMPACT: Austin Aries defeated Alex Shelley, Anthony Nese, Robbie E, Zema Ion, Mark Haskins, and Jesse Sorensen in a gauntlet match to become the #1 contender for the TNA X Division championship.
  • September 29, 2011 – TNA IMPACT: Brian Kendrick defeated Alex Shelley, Zema Ion, Jesse Sorensen, and Kid Kash in a #1 contender X Division ladder match.
  • November 10, 2011 – TNA IMPACT: Jesse Sorensen defeated Zema Ion in an X Division match.
  • December 15, 2011 – TNA IMPACT: Zema Ion defeated Anthony Nese.  This was match #1 of their ‘best of 3′ series.
  • December 22, 2011 – TNA IMPACT: Anthony Nese defeated Zema Ion.  This was match #2 of their ‘best of 3′ series.
  • December 29, 2011 – TNA IMPACT: Zema Ion defeated Anthony Nese in a ‘contract on a pole’ match.  This was match #3 of their ‘best of 3′ series.
  • January 5, 2012 – TNA IMPACT:  Jesse Sorensen and Zema Ion defeated Austin Aries and Kid Kash.
  • January 8, 2012 – Genesis: TNA X Division champion Austin Aries defeated Zema Ion, Kid Kash, and Jesse Sorensen.
  • January 12, 2012 – TNA Xplosion (taped): Jesse Sorensen defeated Zema Ion in an X Division match.
  • January 26, 2012 – TNA IMPACT: Alex Shelley defeated Zema Ion in an X Division match.
  • February 4, 2012 – Ring Ka King: Zema Ion and Roscoe Jackson (Trevor Murdoch) defeated Jimmy Rave & Isaiah Cash.
  • February 11, 2012 – Ring Ka King: Sonjay Dutt and Brutus Magnus defeated Zema Ion and Jimmy Rave.
  • February 12, 2012 – Against All Odds: Zema Ion defeated Jesse Sorensen by count-out.
  • February 16, 2012 – TNA IMPACT: Austin Aries and Zema Ion defeated Alex Shelley and Shannon Moore in an X Division tag team match.
  • February 23, 2012 – TNA IMPACT: Zema Ion defeated Alex Shelley.
  • March 1, 2012 – TNA IMPACT: Zema Ion defeated Shannon Moore in an X Division match.
  • March 8, 2012 – TNA IMPACT: Zema Ion defeated TNA X Division champion Austin Aries by disqualification.  Aries retains the title.
  • March 12, 2012 – Ring Ka King: Pagal Parinda defeated Zema Ion.
  • March 18, 2012 – Victory Road: TNA X Division champion Austin Aries defeated Zema Ion to retain the title.
  • March 22, 2012 – TNA IMPACT: TNA X Division champion Austin Aries fought Zema Ion, Anthony Nese, and Kid Kash to a no contest in a 4-way match to retain the title.  Bully Ray interfered in the match.
  • April 26, 2012 – TNA Live Event: TNA X Division champion Austin Aries defeated Zema Ion to retain the title.
  • May 10, 2012 – TNA IMPACT: TNA X Division champion Austin Aries defeated Zema Ion to retain the title.
  • June 14, 2012 – TNA IMPACT: TNA X Division champion Austin Aries defeated Chris Sabin and Zema Ion in a triple threat match to retain the title.
  • July 8, 2012 – Destination X: Zema Ion defeated Flip Casanova 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 12, 2012 – TNA IMPACT: TNA X Division champion Zema Ion defeated Dakota Darsow in a non-title match.
  • 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 5, 2012 – TNA Live EVent: TNA X Division champion Zema Ion defeated Douglas Williams to retain the title.
  • August 12, 2012 – Hardcore Justice: TNA X Division champion Zema Ion defeated Vincent Lecavalier is now a member of the Flyers. 5 years / 23.5 M.Kenny King to retain the title.
  • September 9, 2012 – No Surrender: TNA X Division champion Zema Ion defeated Sonjay Dutt to retain the title.
  • September 13, 2012 – TNA IMPACT:  TNA X Division champion Zema Ion defeated Sonjay Dutt to retain the title.
  • October 4, 2012 – TNA IMPACT:  TNA X Division champion Zema Ion defeated Douglas Williams to retain the title.
  • October 14, 2012 – Bound For Glory: Rob Van Dam defeated TNA X Division champion Zema Ion to win the title.
  • October 25, 2012 – TNA IMPACT: TNA X Division champion Rob Van Dam defeated Zema Ion to retain the title.
  • November 1, 2012 – TNA IMPACT: Zema Ion defeated Christian York in a ‘Gut Check’ match.
  • November 9, 2012 – TNA Live Event: TNA X-Division Champion Rob Van Dam defeated Zema Ion to retain the title.
  • November 17, 2012 - TNA Live Event: TNA X-Division Champion Rob Van Dam defeated Zema Ion 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.
  • January 10, 2013 – TNA IMPACT: Kenny King defeated Zema Ion.
  • 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 – Xplosion: Samoa Joe defeated Zema Ion.
  • 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 28, 2013 – Xplosion: Kenny King defeated Zema Ion in a #1 contenders steel cage match.
  • 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.
  • May 2, 2013 – TNA IMPACT: Chris Sabin defeated Sonjay Dutt and Zema Ion in a triple threat match.

Total Nonstop Action Wrestling:

  • December 12, 2013 – TNA IMPACT: “Feast or Famine” match – Ethan Carter III, Zema Ion, Chavo Guerrero, Jr., and Gunner all grabbed briefcases.  The other participants in the match were Chris Sabin, Hernandez, Norv Fernum, Dewey Barnes, Samoa Joe, James Storm, Curry Man, and Austin Aries.
  • January 16, 2014 – Genesis: Team Sting (Samoa Joe, James Storm, Gunner, Eric Young, Joseph Park, and ODB) defeated Team Dixie (Christopher Daniels, Kazarian, Zema Ion, TNA tag team champions Jessie Godderz and Robbie E, and Lei’d Tapa).
  • February 6, 2014 – TNA IMPACT: TNA X Division champion Austin Aries defeated Zema Ion to retain the title.
  • February 13, 2014 – TNA IMPACT: The Wolves (Davey Richards and Eddie Edwards) and Samoa Joe defeated TNA tag team champions Robbie E and Jessie Godderz and Zema Ion in a 6-man tag team match.
  • February 20, 2014 – TNA IMPACT: Samoa Joe defeated TNA tag team champions Robbie E and Jessie Godderz and their partner DJ Zema in a “3-on-1″ handicap tag team match.
  • April 10, 2014 – TNA IMPACT: The Wolves defeated TNA tag team champions Zema Ion (replacing Robbie E) and Jessie Godderz by disqualification when Robbie E interfered.  Bromans retains the titles.