Rick Rude Hiroshi Hase Rick Rude Sting Rick Rude Vacated Sting Ric Flair Deactivated
1 1 2 1 3 - 2 1(2) -
September 19, 1993 March 16, 1994 March 24, 1994 April 17, 1994 May 1, 1994 May 1, 1994 May 22, 1994 June 23, 1994 June 23, 1994
Days Held 178 8 24 14 0 21 32 0 0
Houston, TX Tokyo, Japan Kyoto, Japan Rosemont, IL Fukuoka, Japan Fukuoka, Japan Philadelphia, PA Charleston, SC Charleston, SC
Fall Brawl House Show House Show Spring Stampede Wrestling Dontaku House Show Slamboree CATC XXVII CATC XXVII
CATC XXVII = Class of the Champions XXVII
1 Defeats Ric Flair for the NWA World Heavyweight Championship, recognition dropped by NWA in 9/93 when WCW withdraws from NWA. Flair continues to be recognized as "World Heavyweight Champion" by WCW and then renamed the "WCW International World Heavyweight Championship". 2 Billed as WCW International Heavyweight Title in Japan. - Rick Rude defeated Sting for the title in Fukuoka, Japan, but the decision was reversed because Rude hit Sting with the title belt to win. Sting refused to accept the title on May 22, 1994 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania unless he can defeat Vader that night. 6 Defeated Vader to regain the held-up title. 7 This was a unification match to unify the WCW International World Heavyweight Championship into the WCW World Heavyweight Championship. - Unified with Ric Flair's WCW World Heavyweight Championship.