Intercontinental Championship - Chris Jericho

September 16, 2002 - September 30, 2002

Chris Jericho's first Intercontinental Championship reign in over a year and a half came at the expense of Rob Van Dam. The two Superstars battled on in Denver, on September 16, to decide the Intercontinental Championship. Y2J proved to be superior, however, his reign only lasted a few weeks before being upended by Kane.

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