Intercontinental Championship

The Intercontinental Championship has been viewed as one of the most prestigious awards in the world of wrestling.

Since its inception in September 1979, many greats have captured the Intercontinental Championship, including WWE Hall of Famers Pat Patterson, Don Muraco, Tito Santana and Greg Valentine. Additionally, many of today's top Superstars have enjoyed reigns as Intercontinental Champion, including Shawn Michaels, The Rock, Chris Jericho and Triple H.

ChampionDefeatedLocationDateVideo
Pat Pattersonn/aRio de Janeiro09-01-79
Ken PateraPat PattersonNew York04-21-80Watch»
Pedro MoralesKen PateraNew York12-08-80
Don MuracoPedro MoralesPhiladelphia06-20-81
Pedro MoralesDon MuracoNew York11-23-81
Don MuracoPedro MoralesNew York, NY01-22-83
Tito SantanaDon MuracoBoston02-11-84
Greg ValentineTito SantanaLondon, Ontario09-24-84
Tito SantanaGreg ValentineBaltimore07-06-85Watch»
Randy SavageTito SantanaBoston02-08-86Watch»
Ricky SteamboatRandy SavagePontiac, Mich.03-29-87Watch»
Honky Tonk ManRicky SteamboatBuffalo, N.Y.06-02-87Watch»
Ultimate WarriorHonky Tonk ManNew York08-29-88
Rick RudeUltimate WarriorAtlantic City, N.J.04-02-89Watch»
Ultimate WarriorRick RudeEast Rutherford, NJ08-28-89Watch»
Mr. PerfectTito SantanaAustin, TX04-23-90Watch»
Texas TornadoMr. PerfectPhiladelphia08-27-90Watch»
Mr. PerfectTexas TornadoRochester, N.Y.11-19-90
Bret HartMr. PerfectNew York08-26-91Watch»
The MountieBret HartSpringfield, MA01-17-92
Roddy PiperThe MountieAlbany, N.Y.01-19-92Watch»
Bret HartRoddy PiperIndianapolis04-05-92Watch»
British BulldogBret HartLondon08-29-92Watch»
Shawn MichaelsBritish BulldogTerre Haute, Ind.10-27-92Watch»
Marty JannettyShawn MichaelsNew York05-17-93Watch»
Shawn MichaelsMarty JannettyAlbany, N.Y.06-06-93
Razor RamonRick MartelNew Haven, Conn.09-27-93
DieselRazor RamonRochester, N.Y.04-13-94
Razor RamonDieselChicago08-29-94Watch»
Jeff JarrettRazor RamonTampa, Fla.01-22-95
Jeff JarrettBob HollyMoline, Ind.04-26-95
Razor RamonJeff JarrettMontreal05-19-95
Jeff JarrettRazor RamonTrois-Rivieres, Quebec05-22-95
Shawn MichaelsJeff JarrettNashville, Tenn.07-23-95
Dean Douglasn/aWinnipeg, Manitoba10-22-95
Razor RamonDean DouglasWinnipeg, Manitoba10-22-95
GoldustRazor RamonFresno, Calif.01-21-96
GoldustSavio VegaSan Bernardino, Calif.04-01-96Watch»
Ahmed JohnsonGoldustMilwaukee, Wis.06-23-96
Marc MeroFaarooqHershey, Pa.09-23-96Watch»
Hunter Hearst HelmsleyMarc MeroFort Wayne, IN10-21-96Watch»
Rocky MaiviaHunter Hearst HelmsleyLowell, Mass.02-13-97Watch»
Owen HartRocky MaiviaOmaha, Neb.04-28-97Watch»
Stone ColdOwen HartEast Rutherford, N.J.08-03-97Watch»
Owen HartFaarooqSt. Louis10-05-97Watch»
Stone ColdOwen HartMontreal11-09-97
The RockStone ColdPortland, Maine12-08-97
Triple HThe RockNew York08-30-98Watch»
Ken ShamrockX-PacUniondale, N.Y.10-12-98Watch»
Val VenisKen ShamrockMemphis, Tenn.02-14-99Watch»
Road DoggVal VenisSan Jose, Calif.03-15-99
GoldustRoad DoggEast Rutherford, N.J.03-29-99
The GodfatherGoldustDetroit, Mich.04-12-99
Jeff JarrettThe GodfatherMoline, Ill.05-31-99
EdgeJeff JarrettToronto07-24-99Watch»
Jeff JarrettEdgeBuffalo, NY07-25-99
D-Lo BrownJeff JarrettDayton, Ohio07-26-99
Jeff JarrettD-Lo BrownMinneapolis, Minn.08-22-99
ChynaJeff JarrettCleveland, Ohio10-17-99
Chris JerichoChynaSunrise, Fla.12-12-99
Chris JerichoChyna and Hardcore HollyNew York01-23-00Watch»
Kurt AngleChris JerichoHartford, Conn.02-27-00Watch»
Chris BenoitKurt AngleAnahemin, Calif.04-02-00
Chris JerichoChris BenoitRichmond, Va.05-04-00
Chris BenoitChris JerichoUniondale, N.Y.05-08-00
RikishiChris BenoitMemphis, Tenn.06-22-00
Val VenisRikishiFt. Lauderdale, Fla.07-06-00
ChynaVal VenisRaleigh, N.C.08-27-00
Eddie GuerreroChynaKnoxville, Tenn.09-03-00
Billy GunnEddie GuerreroSunrise, Fla.11-23-00Watch»
Chris BenoitBilly GunnBirmingham, Ala.12-10-00
Chris JerichoChris BenoitNew Orleans01-21-01
Triple HChris JerichoOklahoma City04-05-01
Jeff HardyTriple HPhiladelphia04-12-01Watch»
Triple HJeff HardyKnoxville, Tenn.04-16-01
KaneTriple HSacramento, Calif.05-20-01Watch»
AlbertKaneNew York06-28-01
Lance StormAlbertBuffalo, N.Y.07-23-01
EdgeLance StormSan Jose, Calif.08-19-01Watch»
ChristianEdgePittsburgh09-23-01Watch»
EdgeChristianSt. Louis10-21-01Watch»
TestEdgeUniondale, N.Y.11-05-01Watch»
EdgeTestGreensboro, N.C.11-18-01Watch»
William RegalEdgeAtlanta01-20-02
Rob Van DamWilliam RegalToronto03-17-02Watch»
Eddie GuerreroRob Van DamKansas City, Mo.04-21-02Watch»
Rob Van DamEddie GuerreroEdmonton, Alberta, Canada05-27-02
Chris BenoitRob Van DamGreensboro, N.C.07-29-02
Rob Van DamChris BenoitUniondale, N.Y.08-25-02
Chris JerichoRob Van DamDenver09-16-02Watch»
KaneChris JerichoHouston09-30-02Watch»
Triple HKaneLittle Rock, Ark.10-20-02Watch»
Christiann/aCharlotte, N.C.05-18-03Watch»
Booker TChristianMontreal07-07-03Watch»
ChristianBooker TDes Moines, Iowa08-10-03
Rob Van DamChristianChicago09-29-03Watch»
Chris JerichoRob Van DamFayetteville, N.C.10-27-03Watch»
Rob Van DamChris JerichoFayetteville, N.C.10-27-03
Randy OrtonRob Van DamOrlando, Fla.12-14-03
EdgeRandy OrtonHartford, Conn.07-11-04Watch»
Chris JerichoChristianPortland, Ore.09-12-04Watch»
Shelton BenjaminChris JerichoMilwaukee10-19-04
CarlitoShelton BenjaminPhoenix06-20-05Watch»
Ric FlairCarlitoOklahoma City09-19-05
Shelton BenjaminRic FlairTrenton, N.J.02-20-06Watch»
Rob Van DamShelton BenjaminLexington, Ky.04-30-06
Shelton BenjaminRob Van Dam, John CenaLubbock, Texas05-15-06Watch»
Johnny NitroShelton Benjamin, CarlitoCharlotte, N.C.06-25-06
Jeff HardyJohnny NitroTopeka, Kan.10-02-06
Johnny NitroJeff HardyColumbus, Ohio11-06-06
Jeff HardyJohnny NitroManchester, England11-13-06
UmagaJeff HardyBakersfield, Calif.02-19-07Watch»
Santino MarellaUmagaMilan04-16-07Watch»
UmagaSantino MarellaDallas07-02-07
Jeff HardyUmagaColumbus, Ohio09-03-07
Chris JerichoJeff HardyMilwaukee03-10-08Watch»
Kofi KingstonChris JerichoDallas06-29-08Watch»
Santino MarellaKofi Kingston, Mickie JamesIndianapolis08-17-08Watch»
William RegalSantino MarellaManchester, England11-10-08Watch»
CM PunkWilliam RegalChicago01-19-09Watch»
JBLCM PunkJacksonville, Fla.03-09-09Watch»
Rey MysterioJBLHouston04-05-09Watch»
Chris JerichoRey MysterioNew Orleans06-07-09Watch»
Rey MysterioChris JerichoSacramento, Calif.06-28-09Watch»
John MorrisonRey MysterioCleveland09-04-09Watch»
Drew McIntyreJohn MorrisonSan Antonio12-13-09
Kofi KingstonDrew McIntyreDetroit05-23-10
Dolph ZigglerKofi KingstonLaredo, Texas 08-06-10
Kofi KingstonDolph ZigglerTucson, Ariz.01-07-11
Wade BarrettKofi KingstonColumbus, Ohio 03-25-11Watch»
Ezekiel JacksonWade BarrettWashington, D.C.06-19-11
Cody RhodesEzekiel JacksonSacramento, Calif.08-12-11Watch»
Big ShowCody RhodesMiami04-01-12
Cody RhodesBig ShowChicago04-29-12
ChristianCody Rhodes.Raleigh, N.C.05-20-12
The MizChristianSt. Louis07-23-12Watch»
Kofi KingstonThe MizMemphis, Tenn.10-16-12Watch»
Wade BarrettKofi KingstonWashington, D.C.12-29-12Watch»
The MizWade BarrettEast Rutherford, N.J.04-07-13Watch»
Wade BarrettThe MizEast Rutherford, N.J.04-08-13Watch»
Curtis AxelWade Barrett and The MizChicago06-16-13
Big E LangstonCurtis AxelNashville, Tenn.11-18-13Watch»