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RIC FLAIR WRESTLING PROFILE


RicFlair
Wrestler: "Nature Boy" Ric Flair
Real Name: Richard Morgan Fliehr
Birthday: February 25, 1949
Hometown: Born in Memphis, Tennessee
Lived in Edina, Minnesota
Moved to Charlotte, North Carolina
Marital Status: Divorced from Beth w/Children
Married to Tiffany (May 27, 2006)
Height & Weight: 6'1" - 243 lbs
Trained by: Verne Gagne
Debut: 1972 (AWA)
Other Names: "Ramblin" Ricky Rhodes
Black Scorpion (masked)
CEO of WCW (storyline)
GM of RAW (storyline)
Finishing Move: Top Rope Knee Drop (Early)
Figure Four Leg Lock
Favorite Moves:
Chops
Flair Flop
Chop Block
Elbow Drop
Favorite Moves:
Knee Drop
Flair Flip
Back Suplex
Eye Gouge
Stalling Suplex
Low Blow




Wrestlers who Ric Flair has Feuded With:
Greg Valentine
Roddy Piper
Wahoo McDaniel
Ricky Steamboat
Harley Race
Dusty Rhodes
Jimmy Garvin
Magnum TA
Sting
Barry Windham
Kerry von Erich
Terry Funk
Lex Luger
Hulk Hogan
Randy Savage
Curt Hennig
Vince Russo
Shane Douglas
Vince McMahon
The Undertaker
Chris Jericho
Steve Austin
Eddie Guerrero
Rob Van Dam
Booker T
Kane
Bill Goldberg
Shawn Michaels
Chris Benoit
Randy Orton
Batista
Triple H
Carlito Cool
Mick Foley
The Spirit Squad
Kenny Dykstra
M.V.P.
Mr. Kennedy

  • Mid-Atlantic Tag Team titles w/Rip Hawk defeating Paul Jones & Bob Bruggers (July 4, 1974);
  • Mid-Atlantic Television title defeating Paul Jones (1975);
  • NWA World Tag Team titles w/Greg Valentine defeating Gene & Ole Anderson (December 26, 1976);
  • Mid-Atlantic Television title defeating Rufus R. Jones (1977);
  • Mid-Atlantic Tag Team titles w/Greg Valentine defeating Dino Bravo & Tiger Conway Jr (June 30, 1977);
  • NWA United States title defeating Bobo Brazil (September 1977);
  • NWA World Tag Team titles w/Greg Valentine defeating Gene & Ole Anderson (October 30, 1977);
  • NWA United States title defeating Mr. Wrestling (May 1978);
  • NWA (Mid-Atlantic) Tag Team titles w/John Studd defeating ???? & ???? (June 30, 1978);
  • NWA (Mid-Atlantic) Tag Team titles w/John Studd defeating Paul Jones & Ricky Steamboat (October 30, 1978);
  • NWA United States title defeating Ricky Steamboat (April 1, 1979);
  • NWA World Tag Team titles w/Blackjack Mulligan defeating Baron Von Raschke & Paul Jones (August 8, 1979);
  • NWA United States title defeating Greg Valentine (November 24, 1980);
  • NWA United States title defeating Jimmy Snuka (April 19, 1981);
  • NWA World Heavyweight title defeating Dusty Rhodes (September 17, 1981);
  • Missouri Heavyweight title defeating David von Erich (July 15, 1983)
  • NWA World Heavyweight title defeating Harley Race (November 24, 1983);
  • NWA World Heavyweight title defeating Harly Race (March 24, 1984);
  • NWA World Heavyweight title defeating Kerry von Erich (May 24, 1984 in Japan);
  • NWA World Heavyweight title defeating Dusty Rhodes (August 7, 1986);
  • NWA World Heavyweight title defeating Ron Garvin (November 26, 1987);
  • NWA World Heavyweight title defeating Ricky Steamboat (May 7, 1989);
  • NWA World Heavyweight title defeating Sting (January 11, 1991);
  • NWA World Heavyweight title defeating Tatsumi Fujinami (May 19, 1991);
  • WWF Royal Rumble Winner (January 19, 1992);
  • WWF Heavyweight title by winning the Royal Rumble (January 19, 1992);
  • WWF Heavyweight title defeating Randy Savage (September 1, 1992);
  • NWA World Heavyweight title defeating Barry Windham (July 18, 1993);
  • WCW World Heavyweight title defeating Vader (December 27, 1993);
  • WCW World Heavyweight title defeating Ricky Steamboat (March 24, 1994);
  • WCW World Heavyweight title defeating Sting (June 23, 1994);
  • WCW World Heavyweight title defeating Randy Savage (December 25, 1995);
  • WCW World Heavyweight title defeating Randy Savage (February 11, 1996);
  • WCW United States title defeating Konnan (July 7, 1996);
  • WCW World Heavyweight title defeating Hulk Hogan (March 14, 1999);
  • WCW World Heavyweight title defeating Jeff Jarrett (May 15, 2000);
  • WCW World Heavyweight title defeating Kevin Nash (May 29, 2000);
  • WWE World Tag Team titles w/Batista defeating The Dudley Boyz in a Tag Team Turmoil match (Armageddon 2003);
  • WWE World Tag Team titles w/Batista defeating Booker T & RVD on March 22, 2004 RAW;
  • WWE Intercontinental title defeating Carlito Cool (September 18, 2005 - Unforgiven);
  • WWE World Tag Team titles w/Roddy Piper defeating The Spirit Squad (Nov. 5, 2006 - Cyber Sunday);


  • In the Beginning:
  • February 25, 1949: Richard Fliehr was born in Memphis, Tennessee.
  • 1967: Richard Fleihr was a high school state heavyweight wrestling champion in Wisconsin.
  • Richard Fleihr moved to Edina, Minnesota, where he grew up and went on to play offensive guard in college at Minnesota.

    Getting into the Business - AWA:
  • 1971: Ric Flair recieved his training from the legendary Verne Gagne and debuted in professional wrestling in the AWA in 1972..
  • ~~~Ric Flair battled George "Scrap Iron" Gadaski to a 10-minute draw in his 1972 pro debut for the AWA..
  • Ric Flair left the AWA, after about two years in the company and headed for the NWA..

    NWA: Mid Atlantic Wrestling:
  • 1974: Ric Flair moved to Charlotte to work for booker Wahoo McDaniel in the Mid Atlantic territory.
  • He turned his hair blond, wore very colorful trunks, and adopted the "Nature Boy" personality and image.
  • Although he later became known for the figure four, Flair won most of his matches with an elbowdrop, or with a top-rope kneedrop.
  • May 17, 1974 - Mid Atlantic: Ric Flair defeated Les Thatcher (This was one of Flair's first matches in the territory)..
  • "The Nature Boy" Ric Flair beat Paul Jones to win his first singles title, the NWA Mid Atlantic Television title.
  • October 4, 1975: Ric Flair was in a plane crash with Johnny Valentine, Bob Bruggers and "Mr. Wrestling" Tim Woods.
  • ~~~Flair broke his back in 3 places. Modern medical science said that he'd never wrestle again.

    NWA: Mid Atlantic Wrestling (Return):
  • Instead of thanking the fans, Flair tore up several "get well" cards on TV
  • January 1976: Ric Flair came back to wrestling and continued his feud with Wahoo McDaniel.
  • November 1976: Ric Flair began teaming regularly with Greg "The Hammer" Valentine and had a feud against Ole & Gene Anderson, another team of heels.
  • December 1976: Flair & Valentine defeated The Andersons for the NWA World Tag Team titles but lost the belts back to them the following May.
  • Summer 1977: Ric Flair had a feud against newcomer Ricky Steamboat, which saw Steamboat beat him for the TV Title.
  • Ric Flair's allies were Valentine and Blackjack Mulligan, and they all feuded against McDaniel, Steamboat, Paul Jones, and the Andersons.
  • July 1977: Ric Flair won his first US Heavyweight Title from Bobo Brazil
  • ~~~There were hints of dissension between Flair and former champ Mulligan.
  • ~~~Before they could wrestle each other, Flair lost this belt to Steamboat in October.
  • October 1978: Ric Flair & Greg Valentine regained the NWA World Teag Team titles from the Andersons, but were stripped of the belts in April of 1978.
  • April 9, 1978: Ric Flair defeated Mr. Wrestling to capture the United States Heavyweight title for a second time.
  • ~~~This time, Flair's disrespect caused Mulligan to become a fan-favorite and chase after Flair.
  • ~~~Flair destroyed Mulligan's cowboy hat, but Mulligan tore up one of Flair's fancy robes.
  • ~~~After Flair sent a series of bounty hunters after him, Mulligan never beat Flair for the title.
  • Fall 1978: Flair renewed his war against Ricky Steamboat
  • ~~~Flair attacked Steamboat and scrubbed his face across the studio floor
  • ~~~A week later, Steamboat attacked a dressed-up Ric Flair and ripped his clothes off
  • ~~~December 18, 1978: Ricky Steamboat beat Ric Flair to capture the United States Heavyweight title in Toronto.
  • ~~~April 1, 1979: Ric Flair defeated Ricky Steamboat to regain the United States Heavyweight title.

    NWA: Mid Atlantic Wrestling (The face turn):
  • Spring 1979: Flair had a falling out with heel Paul Jones, who had also betrayed Ricky Steamboat
  • The dream team of Flair & Steamboat tried (but failed) to defeat Paul Jones and Baron Von Raschke for the World Tag Team Titles.
  • Summer 1979: Flair was attacked and insulted by "Nature Boy" Buddy Rogers, who then became the manager of heels such as Jimmy Snuka, Big John Studd, and Ken Patera.
  • August 12, 1979: Ric Flair reunites with Blackjack Mulligan, and they beat Paul Jones & Baron von Raschke for a brief reign as World Tag Team titles
  • ~~~Flair even vacated the United States title to show his allegiance to Mulligan
  • Ric Flair began chasing the new US Champion Jimmy Snuka and defeated him for the belt on April 19, 1980.
  • June 1980: Ric Flair agreed to team up with Greg Valentine against Jimmy Snuka and The Iron Sheik
  • ~~~Valentine turned against Flair during the match and broke Flair's nose with a cane
  • ~~~Weeks later, Flair stripped Valentine's clothes on TV, just as Steamboat had done to him a year earlier
  • July 26, 1980: Greg Valentine defeated Ric Flair for the U.S. Heavyweight title.
  • November 24, 1980: Ric Flair defeated Greg Valentine to reclaim the U.S. Heavyweight title for his 5th reign as champion.
  • January 27, 1981: Rowdy Roddy Piper defeated Ric Flair for the U.S. Heavyweight Title.
  • ~~~Piper was already TV Champion, and he used a foreign object to win the match
  • ~~~Piper later insulted Flair by trying to give him the TV belt in a gift box
  • ~~~Instead, Flair showed up with the foreign object and swore revenge
  • ~~~In reality, Piper befriended Flair and was the best man at Flair's wedding.
  • For the next several months, Flair fought off Piper and his hired goons: Greg Valentine, Ivan Koloff, and The Andersons.

    NWA: Flair becomes The Man :
  • September 17, 1981: Ric Flair defeated Dusty Rhodes in Kansas City to win the NWA World Heavyweight title for the first time.
  • As expected of the NWA Champion at the time, Flair traveled a very busy schedule, defending the title in many different territories on a daily basis
  • His challengers included Ted DiBiase, Austin Idol, Bruiser Brody, Ole Anderson, Dusty Rhodes, Paul Orndorff, Tommy Rich, Billy Jack Haynes, Kerry Von Erich, and Jerry Lawler.
  • July 4, 1982: WWF World Champion Bob Backlund battled NWA World Champion Ric Flair to a double DQ at the Omni in Atlanta.
  • Christmas Night, 1982: An unforgettable night in Flair's war against Kerry Von Erich
  • ~~~They were scheduled for a title match in a steel cage at Christmas Star Wars
  • ~~~Freebird Michael Hayes was a second referee inside the cage while Freebird Terry Gordy guarded the cage door
  • ~~~Flair kept arguing and shoving Hayes, so Hayes tried to help Kerry win the match
  • ~~~Kerry refused to cheat, so he was attacked by the Freebirds
  • ~~~This angle kicked off the years-long Freebirds-Von Erichs war
  • February 9, 1983: The Midnight Rider (a suspended Dusty Rhodes under a mask) beat Ric Flair for the World title.
  • ~~~When the President of the NWA told the Midnight Rider to remove the mask, the title was returned to Ric Flair.
  • June 8, 1983: Harley Race defeated Ric Flair for the World Title in St. Louis, Missouri.
  • ~~~Race then offered a bounty to anyone who could eliminate Flair
  • ~~~During a rematch, Flair was attacked by his "best friend" Bob Orton Jr and Dick Slater
  • ~~~Flair announced that injuries from the attack would force him to retire
  • ~~~Flair soon changed his mind and attacked Slater and Orton with a baseball bat
  • Starrcade 83, November 24, 1983 - Ric Flair defeated Harley Race to recapture the NWA Heavyweight Title.
  • ~~~This was the first time the NWA Title changed hands in a cage match
  • ~~~The guest referee was former champion Gene Kiniski
  • The title changed hands two more times the following March.
  • ~~~March 21, 1984: Harley Race once again defeated Ric Flair to regain the World title in New Zealand.
  • ~~~March 23, 1984: Ric Flair defeated Harley Race in Singapore to capture his 3rd reign as World champion.
  • ~~~Neither of these switches were recognized by the NWA at the time
  • ~~~Similar controversial "quick" switches, involving Jack Veneno, Victor Jovica, and Carlos Colon occurred a few other times in Flair's early reigns
  • May 6, 1984: Kerry von Erich defeated Ric Flair to win the NWA World title in Irving, Texas.
  • ~~~This card was held in honor of David Von Erich who had passed away in February
  • May 24, 1984: Ric Flair beat Kerry von Erich for the title while on tour in Japan.
  • Ric Flair managed to keep the World Title for over two years.
  • ~~~His next batch of challengers included Dusty Rhodes, Tully Blanchard, Ricky Steamboat, Wahoo McDaniel, Stan Hansen, Sergeant Slaughter, and Ron Garvin
  • June 30, 1984: Dusty Rhodes beat Flair in a non-title match at Lords Of The Ring to win a ceremonial ring.
  • Starrcade 84: Flair defeated Dusty Rhodes by referee's decision in the main event
  • ~~~The referee was Joe Frazier, who felt that Dusty was bleeding too heavily over his eye
  • ~~~The promotion claimed that the winner would win one million dollars

    Jim Crockett's World Champion:
  • By 1985, Flair was primarily wrestling for Jim Crockett's Mid-Atlantic promotion, which would later combine with Georgia to form World Championship Wrestling later in the year
  • Depending on his opponent, Flair would appear to be a fan-favorite or a rulebreaker
  • Summer 1985: Flair has a feud against Ivan and Nikita Koloff.
  • ~~~The Russians used a chain to attack Flair
  • ~~~Nikita even attacked announcer David Crockett
  • July 1985: With David Crockett as guest referee, Flair beat Nikita Koloff in the main event of the first Great American Bash.

    The Horsemen before they were The Horsemen:
  • Ric Flair feuded with US Champion Magnum TA
  • ~~~Flair lured TA into the ring and then humiliated him with a beating
  • ~~~A week later, he insulted Magnum by offering him a new suit, so he could "look like a champion"
  • ~~~Magnum tore the suit to shreds and KO'd him with a belly-to-belly suplex
  • ~~~Flair challenged Magnum to last ten minutes in a match with him
  • ~~~When Magnum lasted the full ten minutes, he was attacked by Ole and Arn Anderson, who claimed to be Flair's cousins
  • Ric Flair finally turned heel in Atlanta on September 29, 1985
  • ~~~Flair had finished defeating Nikita in a cage match, but he was attacked by the Russians again
  • ~~~Dusty Rhodes entered the cage and rescued Flair, who seemed angry about the save
  • ~~~Ole and Arn Anderson then locked themselves in the cage and helped Flair demolish Dusty's ankle
  • ~~~In an interview not long after this, Flair hinted at a partnership with Magnum's arch-enemy, Tully Blanchard
  • October 2, 1985: Ric Flair wrestled to a double count-out against AWA World champion Rick Martel on in Tokyo, JAPAN.
  • ~~~They teamed up later on in the same Japanese tour
  • November 28, 1985: Ric Flair defended against Dusty Rhodes in the main event of Starrcade 85
  • ~~~The referee was knocked to the outside of the ring, so The Andersons quickly interfered
  • ~~~Rhodes gained a pinfall when a new referee arrived, and was announced as the new champion
  • ~~~The following week, it was announced that Flair was DQ'd by the original referee, so the title remained with Flair
  • Flair formed a formal alliance with The Andersons, Tully Blanchard, and Blanchard's manager, James J Dillon
  • Ole Anderson was injured on New Year's Day. As a result, Arn, Blanchard, and Flair became known as The Three Horsemen for a few months
  • Flair had some close matches against Ricky Morton, so the Horsemen attacked him and ground his face into the locker room floor
  • Ole made a comeback in June of 1986, officially forming The Four Horsemen

    The Horsemen Years:
  • Flair agrees to defend the World Title over a dozen times while on the Great American Bash Tour
  • ~~~The challengers were Wahoo McDaniel, Dusty Rhodes, Nikita Koloff, Ron Garvin, both members of the Rock n Roll Express, and both Road Warriors.
  • February 2, 1986--MoscaMania: Ric Flair defeated Dusty Rhodes in Hamilton, Ontario.
  • April 19, 1986--1st Annual Crockett Cup: Ric Flair defeated Dusty Rhodes w/Baby Doll by Disqualification to retain the title.
  • July 25, 1986: Great American Bash: Dusty Rhodes defeated Ric Flair in a Greensboro cage match for the NWA title.
  • August 9, 1986: Ric Flair defeated Dusty Rhodes to regain the NWA title in St. Louis, Missouri.
  • ~~~Tully Blanchard had injured Dusty's knee with a chair just two nights earlier.
  • ~~~Instead of getting pinned, Rhodes lost the title when he blacked out while in the figure-four leglock.
  • In another rematch, Dusty's valet Baby Doll turned on him to side with Flair
  • Fall 1986: The Horsemen perpetrated the infamous parking lot assault of Dusty Rhodes
  • Flair then had to deal with Nikita Koloff, who had become a fan-favorite after Magnum TA's career-ending injuries
  • November 27, 1986: World Champion Ric Flair beat US Champion Nikita Koloff by DQ at Starrcade 86
  • February 15, 1987--MoscaMania 2: Nikita Koloff defeated Ric Flair by DQ in Hamilton, Ontario..
  • Early 1987: Ole Anderson left the Horsemen but was replaced by Lex Luger
  • Flair had a series of excellent matches against Barry Windham, including a victory at the 2nd annual Crockett Cup tournament on April 11, 1987.
  • Wargames was first held at the 1987 Great American Bash
  • ~~~Dusty Rhodes, Nikita Koloff, The Road Warriors, and Paul Ellering beat The Four Horsemen and James J Dillon in the first WarGames match on July 4
  • ~~~The War Machine (Big Bubba Rogers in a mask) replaced Dillon for a rematch on July 31, but the result was the same.
  • Flair had a war against The Garvin Family that same summer
  • ~~~Flair had set his eyes on Jimmy Garvin's valet Precious
  • ~~~Flair tried to lure her away with a fur coat, but she just took the coat and left
  • ~~~Flair beat Jimmy Garvin in a cage match during the Bash Tour on July 11
  • ~~~This victory earned him a date with Precious
  • ~~~When "Precious" arrived at Flair's door, "she" turned out to be Ron Garvin who knocks out Flair
  • September 25, 1987: Ron Garvin beat Ric Flair for the NWA World title in Detroit, Michigan.
  • November 26, 1987: Ric Flair defeated Ron Garvin to regain the NWA title in the main event of Starrcade 87.
  • December 1987: Lex Luger left the Horsemen and begins to seek Flair's title. Sting became another new challenger.
  • January 24, 1988: The Bunkhouse Stampede: Road Warrior Hawk defeated Ric Flair by Disqualification. Ric Flair retains the title.
  • March 27, 1988: Clash Of The Champions I: Sting fought Flair to a 45-minute draw.
  • April 23, 1988: 3rd Annual Crockett Cup: Nikita Koloff defeated Ric Flair by Disqualification. Ric Flair retains the title.
  • A few weeks later, Barry Windham turned heel and took Luger's spot in the Horsemen.
  • Soon, all Four Horsemen were champions, as Windham won the US Title and Blanchard and Anderson held the Tag Team Titles
  • July 10, 1988: Great American Bash: Flair defeated Lex Luger by a controversial referee's decision.
  • In September, Blanchard and Anderson left the NWA, so Flair and Windham were simply called "The Horsemen"
  • December 7, 1988: Clash of Champions IV: Ric Flair and Barry Windham defeated The Midnight Express.
  • December 26, 1988: Starrcade 88: Flair finally gained a pinfall victory over Lex Luger in the main event.

    The Dragon Returns!:
  • January 14, 1989: Flair and Windham were challenged to a tag team match against Eddie Gilbert and a mystery wrestler.
  • January 21, 1989: Ricky Steamboat turned out to be the partner, and he pinned Flair
  • January 28, 1989: Ric Flair taunted Steamboat after he finished winning a match against Russian Assassin #2!!! This led to a four-way brawl with Steamboat and Eddie Gilbert on one side and Flair and Barry Windham on the other!!! It also resulted in an broken nose for Gilbert!!!
  • February 4, 1989: Steamboat had a three man workout, after the workout, Flair came out right before the commerical break and he and Steamboat exchanged blows.
  • The Horsemen quickly lost their identity
  • ~~~Dillon had already been managing Butch Reed
  • ~~~Kendall Windham joined the group in February
  • ~~~Dillon was fired and replaced by Hiro Matsuda
  • ~~~Matsuda called his group the Yamazaki Corporation
  • February 15, 1989: Clash of Champions V: Flair insulted Steamboat's family life. Steamboat responded with a slap to the face and an assault on Flair that caused all of the ladies that came out with him to scatter!!! In addition to giving Flair a deserved beating, Steamboat also ripped up his suit from coat to pants!!!
  • February 20, 1989: Ricky "The Dragon" Steamboat defeated Ric Flair to capture the NWA title.
  • Within a few weeks, Matsuda and the Windhams all disappeared, leaving Flair to stand on his own
  • April 2, 1989: Clash of The Champions VI: Flair lost to Steamboat in an hour-long three-falls match.
  • May 7, 1989 - Wrestle War: Ric Flair defeated Ricky Steamboat to reclaim the NWA title in Nashville.
  • ~~~After this match, Terry Funk (who was acting as one of 3 judges) attacked Ric Flair and piledrove him through a table!.
  • ~~~Flair was out of action until July, but his old enemy Sting fought for him against Funk.
  • July 23, 1989: Flair returned to action as a hero at the 1989 Great American Bash
  • ~~~He defeated Terry Funk, who was assisted by Gary Hart
  • ~~~The Great Muta attacked Flair after the match, but Sting ran out to help Flair
  • October 28, 1989: Flair and Sting teamed up at the first Halloween Havoc.
  • ~~~It was a Thunderdoom cage match with Bruno Sammartino as guest referee
  • ~~~Sting & Flair (with Ole Anderson) beat Funk & Muta (with Gary Hart)
  • November 15, 1989: Flair beat Funk in an "I Quit" match at the ninth Clash of Champions
  • ~~~As he promised, Funk shook Flair's hand after losing
  • ~~~After the match Flair and Sting were attacked by The Great Muta and Lex Luger (who had become a rulebreaker again)
  • Arn Anderson made a return to the NWA and reformed his team with Ole to help out Ric Flair
  • December 13, 1989: Flair competed in the Iron Man tournament as part of Starrcade 89.
  • ~~~Flair pinned The Great Muta and fought Lex Luger to a draw
  • ~~~Sting pinned Flair in the final match to win the tournament
  • ~~~Instead of attacking Sting, the Andersons and Flair congratulated him
  • 1986-1989: Ric Flair averaged 34 minutes per-match. In that span he had 19 matches that lasted longer than 50 minutes.

    The New Four Horsemen:
  • Ric Flair, Sting, and The Andersons entered 1990 as fan-favorite Horsemen but it did not last long
  • February 6, 1990: It all fell apart at the tenth Clash Of Champions
  • ~~~Sting refused to forfeit a future title shot against Flair, so the other Horsemen attacked him
  • ~~~Flair, Arn, and Ole (subbing for Sting) won a cage match against Buzz Sawyer, Great Muta, and Dragon Master
  • ~~~Sting tried to climb the cage but severely damaged his knee in the process
  • February 25, 1990: Flair defended his title against Lex Luger at WrestleWar 90
  • ~~~Sting came out on crutches to cheer for Luger
  • ~~~Luger was counted out when he left the match to save Sting from the Andersons
  • Spring 1990: The Horsemen gained more members when Barry Windham returned and Sid Vicious replaced the retiring Ole Anderson
  • July 7, 1990 - Great American Bash: Sting defeated Ric Flair to win the World Heavyweight Championship in Baltimore.
  • After losing many rematches against Sting, Flair began teaming with Arn Anderson to focus on the tag team titles held by Doom
  • ~~~They fought to a double-countout at Halloween Havoc 90.
  • ~~~Flair beat Butch Reed at the 13th Clash of Champions to gain Teddy Long's services as a chauffeur
  • ~~~Flair was attacked and injured when Long drove him to a deserted area
  • December 16, 1990: Sting defended his title against the unknown Black Scorpion at Starrcade 90
  • ~~~The Black Scorpion was unmasked to reveal (this time) Ric Flair with a haircut
  • January 11, 1991: Ric Flair defeated Sting to win the World Title for the eighth time.
  • ~~~Around that same time, the WCW World Title was created, so Flair technically held two World Titles

    World Championship Wrestling:
  • By 1991, World Championship Wrestling had virtually separated from the NWA
  • February 24, 1991: WarGames Cage Match: The Four Horsemen (Ric Flair, Barry Windham, Sid Vicious, and Larry Zbysko) defeated Sting, Brian Pillman, Rick and Scott Steiner in a "wargames" match when Pillman was Knocked Out by Vicious.
  • March 21, 1991: Rumble In The Rising Sun: Tatsumi Fujinami defeated Ric Flair in controversial fashion to capture the World title.
  • ~~~The decision was later reversed and the WCW Title returned to Flair.
  • ~~~However, the National Wrestling Alliance recognized Tatsumi Fujinami as the NWA champion.
  • May 19, 1991: Superbrawl 1: Ric Flair won the NWA Title for the ninth time by defeating Tatsumi Fujinami in St. Petersburg.
  • July 1991: Behind the scenes, Flair was having difficulty with his job
  • ~~~WCW management wanted to cut his pay and take him out of the top spot
  • ~~~He was also asked to lose his title to Lex Luger at the upcoming Great American Bash,
  • ~~~Flair refused, so he asked WCW if he could lose to Barry Windham on tv and WCW said no.
  • ~~~No agreement could be reached, so Flair was fired
  • Although he was no longer the champion of WCW, Flair was (technically) still the NWA World Champion, which WCW could not contest
  • He also was (arguably) the rightful owner of the championship belt since he was never repaid the cash deposit which is paid by the NWA Champion as a sort of insurance bond

    Transition:
  • Ric Flair appeared on WWF TV with the WCW title and claimed to be the "Real World's champion."
  • ~~~The reason he was able to leave the company with the title is because Flair owned that belt..
  • ~~~WCW later bought it back from Ric Flair for reportedly $75,000..
  • Back in World Championship Wrestling, Ric Flair was stripped of the title..

    World Wrestling Federation:
  • Ric Flair took on Bobby "The Brain" Heenan as his "executive consultant" and Mr. Perfect as his trainer..
  • January 19, 1992 - Royal Rumble: Ric Flair outlasted the other 29 WWF superstars to win the Royal Rumble..
  • ~~~As per the stipulation, Ric Flair was awarded the WWF Heavyweight championship by President Jack Tunney..
  • February 8, 1992 - SNME: Hulk Hogan & Sid Justice defeated Ric Flair & The Undertaker via DQ..
  • April 5, 1992 - Wrestlemania 8: Randy "Macho Man" Savage defeated Ric Flair for the WWF Title..
  • August 29, 1992 - SummerSlam: Ric Flair & Mr. Perfect intefered in the WWF title match between Randy Savage & Ultimate Warrior..
  • September 1, 1992: Ric Flair defeated Randy Savage to reclaim the WWF title with help from Razor Ramon..
  • October 12, 1992 - House Show: Bret Hart defeated Ric Flair in Saskatchawan for the WWF Heavyweight title..
  • Mr. Perfect and Ric Flair had a dispute and split up and began a big feud..
  • November 24, 1992 - Surivor Series: Randy Savage & Mr. Perfect defeated Ric Flair & Razor Ramon by Disqualification..
  • January 24, 1993 - Royal Rumble: Mr. Perfect eliminated Ric Flair from the Royal Rumble Match..
  • January 25, 1993 - RAW: Mr. Perfect defeated Ric Flair in a "loser leaves WWF" match..
  • Ric Flair then returned to World Championship Wrestling..

    World Championship Wrestling - The Return of the Nature Boy:
  • July 18, 1993: Beach Blast: Ric Flair recaptured the NWA Heavyweight title by defeating Barry Windham..
  • September 19, 1993: Fall Brawl: Rick Rude defeated Ric Flair to win the WCW International World Heavyweight title..
  • October 24, 1993: Halloween Havoc: Rick Rude defeated Ric Flair by disqualification to retain the WCW International World Heavyweight title..
  • November 20, 1993: BattleBowl: Ric Flair and Steve Austin defeated Maxx Payne and Too Cold Scorpio when Flair forced Maxx Payne to submit
  • ~~~Big Van Vader won the BattleBowl Battle Royal. The final four was Sting, Vader, Ric Flair and Steve Austin. Flair was injured during the match and was carried off on a stretcher!
  • December 27, 1993: Starrcade: Ric Flair defeated Vader to win the WCW World title for the second time..
  • February 20, 1994: Superbrawl IV: Ric Flair defeated Vader via submission in a "thundercage" match. The Boss was the special referee.
  • April 17, 1994: Spring Stampede: Ric Flair and Ricky Steamboat fought to a No Contest. Ric Flair retains the title.
  • May 14, 1994: WCW Saturday Night: Due to the controversy at Spring Stampede 94, Flair gave up the world title on WCWSN and a rematch was made. Ric Flair defeated Ricky Steamboat to regain the title on a pinfall.
  • June 23, 1994: Clash of Champions #27: Ric Flair defeated Sting for the WCW International Title unifying it with the World title..
  • July 17, 1994 - Bash at the Beach: Hulk Hogan defeated Ric Flair to win the WCW World Title..
  • October 23, 1994 - Halloween Havoc: Hulk Hogan defeated Ric Flair in a Steel Cage Retirement match sending Flair into retirement!

    World Championship Wrestling - The Maniacal Ric Flair:
  • March 19, 1995 - Uncensored: Ric Flair was heavily involved with the Hulk Hogan vs Vader Strape Match trying to help Vader..
  • ~~~Flair had jumped out of the crowd dressed as a woman and acting more maniacal than ever..
  • May 21, 1995 - Slamboree: Hulk Hogan & Randy Savage defeated Big Van Vader & Ric Flair..
  • June 18, 1995 - Great American Bash: Ric Flair defeated Randy Savage..
  • July 16, 1995 - Bash at the Beach: Randy Savage defeated Ric Flair in a LifeGuard LumberJack match..
  • ~~~Ric Flair came into the ring and verbally assualted Vader, who had just lost a cage match to Hulk Hogan..
  • ~~~Arn Anderson came to Ric Flair's aid when Vader started to fight back..
  • August 4, 1995 - Clash of the Champions: Big Van Vader defeated Arn Anderson and Ric Flair in a Handicap Match..
  • ~~~Ric Flair was furious that they had lost and verbally attacked Arn Anderson..
  • September 17, 1995 - Fall Brawl: Arn Anderson pinned Ric Flair with help from Brian Pillman!
  • Over the next month, Flair begged Sting to be his partner against Arn Anderson and Brian Pillman.
  • October 29, 1995 - Halloween Havoc: Ric Flair was supposedly attacked by Arn Anderson and Brian Pillman, taking him out..
  • ~~~When it came time for the match, Sting came to the ring alone..
  • ~~~Sting controlled the beginning of the match but, as time went on, Anderson and Pillman took control..
  • ~~~Then the crowd erupted as "The Nature Boy" came running down the aisle in his street clothes, with his head bandaged..
  • ~~~When Sting was able to get to his corner and make the tag, Flair entered the ring, ran off of the ropes and nailed STING!!
  • ~~~They triple-teamed Sting and raised FOUR fingers signifying the return of the FOUR HORSEMEN!!!!!!!

    World Championship Wrestling - Return of the Four Horsemen:
  • November 26, 1995 - World War III: Sting defeated Ric Flair via Deathlock submission in a "Grudge Match"..
  • December 27, 1995 - Starrcade: Ric Flair defeated Sting & Lex Luger (by Count Out) in a triple threat to win a title shot that night..
  • ~~~Ric Flair then went on to defeat Randy "Macho Man" Savage to win the WCW World Heavyweight title!!
  • January, 1996 - Clash of the Champions: Hulk Hogan & Randy Savage surprised everyone with the appearance of Woman & Elizabeth..
  • ~~~Later that night Woman turned on Hogan, Savage & Liz to join Ric Flair & the IV Horsemen..
  • January 22, 1996 - Nitro: Randy Savage defeated Ric Flair to reclaim the World Heavyweight title..
  • February 11, 1996 - Superbrawl VI: Ric Flair defeated Randy Savage in a Steele Cage match (with help from liz) to win the WCW title..
  • April 22, 1996 - Nitro: The Giant shocked the World by beating Ric Flair for the WCW World Title..
  • March 24, 1996 - Uncensored: The Alliance to End Hulkamania was defeated by Hulk Hogan & Randy Savage in the Doomsday Cage..
  • ~~~TAtEH = Ric Flair, Arn Anderson, Lex Luger, Kevin Sullivan, Meng, Barbarian, Z-Gangsta, The Ultimate Solution..
  • May 19, 1996 - Slamboree: Ric Flair was chosen to team with motal enemy Randy Savage for the Lethal Lottery Battle Bowl..
  • ~~~Ric Flair & Randy Savage beat Arn Anderson & Eddie Guerrero in the first round..
  • ~~~The Public Enemy beat Ric Flair & Randy Savage in the second round by forfeit..
  • Ric Flair began to feud with Steve McMichael after flirting with his wife, Debra McMichael..
  • ~~~Steve McMichael recruited Kevin Greene of the Carolina Panthers to battle Ric Flair & Arn Anderson..
  • June 16, 1996 - Great American Bash: Ric Flair & Arn Anderson defeated Steve McMichael & Kevin Greene..
  • ~~~Steve & Debra McMichael ended up turning on Kevin Greene, replacing Brian Pillman as the 4th IV Horsemen..
  • July 7, 1996 - Bash at the Beach: Ric Flair defeated Konnan to win the U.S. Title for the sixth time.

    World Championship Wrestling - The Horsemen vs nWo:
  • The IV Horsemen were given the chance to destroy WCW's newest faction, the nWo, in the WARGAMES..
  • ~~~Arn Anderson & Ric Flair recruited Lex Luger & Sting to help them against the new World order..
  • September 15, 1996 - Fall Brawl: The nWo (Hogan, Hall, Nash, nWo Sting) beat Team WCW (Luger, Flair, Anderson, Sting)..
  • ~~~Speculation spread that the real Sting had defected to the nWo, but it was a fake Sting, however the real Sting was insulted and walked out!
  • November 1996: Ric Flair was stripped of the US Title when he was attacked by the nWo on Nitro..
  • ~~~(Actually he was injured in a match with Kensuki Sasake in Japan and needed tim off for surgury)..

    World Championship Wrestling - Return of the Nature Boy:
  • March 10, 1997 - Nitro: The IV Horsemen took on Roddy Piper as a partner..
  • May 18, 1997 - Slamboree: Ric Flair & Roddy Piper & Kevin Greene defeated Kevin Nash & Scott Hall & Syxx..
  • June 15, 1997 - Great American Bash: The Outsiders (Nash/Hall) beat Ric Flair & Roddy Piper to retain their titles..
  • ~~~Ric Flair chased Syxx away from ringside leaving Roddy Piper alone in the ring against the Outsiders..
  • June 16 - Nitro: Roddy Piper confronted Ric Flair about leaving him high and dry against the Outsiders..
  • ~~~Roddy Piper asked Ric Flair to choose between him and the IV Horsemen -- Flair choose the Horsemen attacked Piper!
  • July 13, 1997 - Bash at the Beach: Roddy Piper defeated Ric Flair..
  • August 9, 1997 - Road Wild: Ric Flair pinned Syxx
  • September 14, 1997 - Fall Brawl: The nWo defeated the IV Horsemen in "War Games" when Curt Hennig turned on the Horsemen!
  • October 26, 1997 - Curt Hennig defeated Ric Flair by Disqualification to retain the United States title..
  • November 23, 1997 - World War III: Curt Hennig defeated Ric Flair by pinfall to retain the United States title..
  • January 24, 1998 - Souled Out: Bret "Hitman" Hart defeated "The Nature Boy" Ric Flair..
  • Ric Flair was taken of television for a while after a real life dispute with Eric Bischoff..
  • Ric Flair's children watch WWF RAW is WAR on Monday nights and only switch the channel for Flair's segments..

    World Championship Wrestling - Return of the Nature Boy:
  • October 4, 1998 - Nitro: Reid Flair (Ric's teenaged son) pinned Eric Bischoff..
  • December 27, 1998 - Starrcade: Eric Bischoff defeated Ric Flair..
  • December 28, 1998 - Nitro: Ric Flair defeated Eric Bischoff for the Presidency of World Championship Wrestling..
  • January 17, 1999 - Souled Out: Ric Flair & David Flair defeated Barry Windham & Curt Hennig..
  • January 18, 1999 - Nitro: David Flair (Ric's oldest son) pinned Eric Bischoff..
  • February 21, 1999 - SuperBrawl IX: Hollywood Hulk Hogan defeated Nature Boy Ric Flair to retain the WCW title..
  • March 7, 1999 - Nitro: Ric Flair vs Bill Goldberg fought to a NO CONTEST..
  • March 14, 1999 - Uncensored: Ric Flair defeated Hulk Hogan in a "First Blood" match to capture the WCW title!
  • March 15, 1999 - Nitro: Hollywood Hogan & Kevin Nash defeated Ric Flair & Bill Goldberg...
  • March 21, 1999 - Nitro: Ric Flair (World Champion) defeated Rey Mysterio (Cruiserweight Champion)..
  • April 5, 1999 - Nitro: Ric Flair vs Bill Goldberg vs Hollywood Hogan vs Diamond Dallas page was a NO CONTEST..
  • April 11, 1999 - Spring Stampede: Diamond Dallas Page beat Ric Flair, Sting and Hollywood Hogan to win the WCW title..
  • April 12, 1999 - Nitro: Sting defeated Ric Flair..
  • May 3, 1999 - Nitro: Diamond Dallas Page defeated Ric Flair to retain the World Heavywieght title..
  • May 9, 1999 - Slamboree: Roddy Piper defeated Ric Flair by Disqualification..
  • May 17, 1999 - Nitro: Randy Savage & Madusa defeated Ric Flair & Charles Robinson..
  • June 14, 1999 - Great American Bash: Ric Flair defeated Roddy Piper to retain his position as President of WCW..
  • July 19, 1999 - Nitro: Sting defeated Ric Flair to win control of WCW..
  • September 27, 1999 - Nitro: Ric Flair & Bret Hart defeated Sting & Diamond Dallas Page & Lex Luger by DQ..
  • October 4, 1999 - Nitro: Ric Flair & Hulk Hogan defeated Sting (World Champion) & Lex Luger..
  • October 24, 1999 - Halloween Havoc: Diamond Dallas Page defeated Ric Flair in a "Strap Match"..
  • January 31, 2000 - Nitro: Jeff Jarrett & Creative Control defeated Ric Flair & Terry Funk & Sid Vicious (World Champion)..
  • February 14, 2000 - Nitro: Hulk Hogan defeated Ric Flair by disqualification..
  • February 16, 2000 - Thunder: Ric Flair & LEx Luger defeated Terry Funk & Dustin Rhodes..
  • February 20, 2000 - Superbrawl: Ric Flair defeated Terry Funk in a "Texas Death Match"..
  • March 13, 2000 - Nitro: Ric Flair and Lex Luger defeated Hulk Hogan and Curt Hennig by Disqualification.
  • March 19, 2000 - Uncensored: Hulk Hogan defeated Ric Flair in a "Strap Match"..
  • April 10, 2000 - Nitro: Ric Flair and Shane Douglas fought to a No Contest..
  • April 16, 2000 - Spring Stampede: Shane Douglas & Buff Bagwell beat Ric Flair & Lex Luger to win the vacated Tag Titles..
  • April 24, 2000 - Nitro: KroniK (Brian Adams & Bryan Clarke) defeated Ric Flair & Lex Luger..
  • May 3, 2000 - Thunder: Ric Flair won a battle royal..
  • May 7, 2000 - Slamborerr: Shane Douglas defeated Ric Flair..
  • May 15, 2000 - Nitro: Ric Flair defeated Jeff Jarrett to capture the WCW World Heavyweight title..
  • May 17, 2000 - Thunder: Ric Flair & Arn Anderson defeated David Flair & Crowbar & Daffney Unger..
  • May 29, 2000 - Nitro: Jeff Jarrett defeated Ric Flair to recapture the WCW World Heavyweight title..
  • May 31, 2000 - Thunder: David Flair & Vince Russo defeated Ric Flair & Reid Flair..
  • June 5, 2000 - Nitro: Vince Russo defeated Ric Flair in a "Steel Cage" match..
  • June 11, 2000 - Great American Bash: Ric Flair defeated David Flair (his son)..
  • June 12, 2000 - Nitro: David Flair and Vince Russo defeated Ric Flair and Reid Flair (As a result, Ric Flair is forced to RETIRE)..

    World Championship Wrestling - Back Again:
  • February 26, 2001 - Nitro: Jeff Jarrett defeated Dustin Rhodes with Ric Flair as special guest referee..
  • March 18, 2001 - Greed: Dusty & Dustin Rhodes defeated Ric Flair & Jeff Jarrett..
  • March 26, 2001 - FINAL Nitro: Sting defeated Ric Flair in the emotional final match ever on Monday Nitro..

    World Wrestling Entertainment - Whhoooo!:
  • November 19, 2001 - RAW: From Charlotte, North Carolina, Ric Flair, once again electrified Wrestling Fans all over the globe making a suprise return to the World Wrestling Federation with a HUGE announcement. The Nature Boy informed Vince McMahon that when Shane & Stephanie sold their WWF Stock, they sold it to him, and that means Vince and the Natureboy are Business Partners! Whhooo!!! Ric Flair then aligns himself with a face-turned Stone Cold Steve Austin to battle Vince McMahon & Kurt Angle.
  • January 2002 - Ric Flair challanges Vince McMahon to a match at Royal Rumble 2002.
  • January 20, 2002 - Royal Rumble: Ric Flair defeats Vince McMahon in a Brutal Street Fight..
  • February 18, 2002 - RAW: The Undertaker challanges Ric Flair to a match at Wrestlemania.. Flair declines, but Taker vows to change Flair's mind..
  • March 7, 2002 - Smackdown!: After the Undertaker beat up Arn Anderson & David Flair in the weeks before, Ric finally accepts The Undertaker's Wrestlemania challange..
  • March 11, 2002 - RAW: Vince McMahon makes the Flair/Taker match a NO-DQ!
  • Wrestlemania X-8 - Toronto Skydome: Ric Flair is defeated by the Undertaker, who inproves his Wrestlemania winning streak to 10-0..
  • March 25, 2002 - RAW: Ric Flair picks his Roster during the WWF Draft.
  • April 1, 2002 - RAW: Ric Flair's first show under the RAW brand was a major success.. Flair presented Triple H with a new championship belt, and successfully signed Stone Cold Steve Austin.. However the show ended with Austin stunning both Vince McMahon & Ric Flair..
  • April 6 2002 - OVW Spring Breakout: At an event for Ohio Valley Wrestling, Ric teams with his son, David, to defeat Prototype & Sean O'Haire..
  • Backlash 2002: Flair acts as referee in Austin vs Undertaker.. Flair counts 1 2 3 with Austin's foot on the ropes to give the Undertaker the win..
  • April 22, 2002 - RAW: Flair takes flack from everybody (Except the Undertaker, ironically) about his mistake at Backlash..
  • May 6, 2002 - RAW: Ric Flair finally turns on Steve Austin, joining the nWo...
  • May 13, 2002 - RAW: Flair books himself in a title match with Hollywood Hulk Hogan, Hogan wins after interference from nWo members, Bradshaw and Steve Austin, who made the difference..
  • May 19, 2002 - Judgement Day: Ric Flair & Big Show are defeated by Steve Austin in a Handicap match!
  • June 3, 2002 - RAW: Ric Flair loses a match to Stone Cold Steve Austin with a stipulation that the loser would be the winners personal assisstant..
  • June 10, 2002 - RAW: Flair comes to the ring and says he was there to 'take it like man'.. But Steve Austin didn't show up tonight! Vince McMahon comes out and challanges Flair to a No Holds Barred match for 100% Ownership... Flair accepts, but loses the match after losing a lot of blood!
  • June 17, 2002 - RAW: Comes out to the ring and says that he wants one last run in the ring.. Flair is confronted by, and attacked by Eddie Guerrero & Chris Benoit..
  • June 23, 2002 - King of the Ring: Defeats Eddie Guerrero!
  • July 1, 2002 - RAW: Flair accepts an open challange from Brock Lesnar.. After a brutal back-and-forth match, Brock eventually overpowers Flair for the win!
  • July 8, 2002 - RAW: Flair defeats Steven Richards..
  • July 15, 2002 - RAW: Undertaker & Brock Lesnar defeat Rob Van Dam & Ric Flair..
  • July 29, 2002 - RAW: Ric Flair is defeated by The Rock in a non-title match.. Great match with both competitors showing respect after the match.. Flair gets on the microphone and says he has a major announcement to make.. But before he can say anything, Chris Jericho sneaks up behind Flair and nails him with a steel chair!
  • August 5, 2002 - RAW: Flair gets a measure of revenge when he causes Jericho to lose a match to Rob Van Dam..
  • August 19, 2002 - RAW: Flair sneaks up behind Jericho and nails him with a trash can! A few minutes later, Jericho attacks Flair in the interview area busting Flair open.. Jericho's band, Fozzy, later performs on the RAW stage.. After the song, a bloody Flair chases Jericho away and destroys the band's equiptment!
  • August 25, 2002 - Summerslam: Ric Flair defeats Jericho with the figure four, but not without its contraversy.. Some say Flair tapped out during the match, but the referee was confused..
  • September 2, 2002 - RAW: Flair challanges Triple H for the new RAW World title, which was presented to HHH earlier.. Later in the night, RVD & Ric Flair defeated HHH & Y2J in the main event, RVD got the frog splash and the pinfall on World Champion Triple H!
  • September 16, 2002 - RAW: Flair is defeated by Rico.. Later it looks like Flair is about to snap.. stay tuned!
  • September 22, 2002 - Unforgiven: Flair loses to Jericho early in the night, but turns heel later by helping Triple H defeat Rob Van Dam..
  • September 23, 2002 - RAW: Triple H & Ric Flair defeat Rob Van Dam & Bubba Dudley..
  • October 20, 2002 - No Mercy: Ric Flair is pinned by Rob Van Dam following a big five-star-frog-splash!
  • October 21, 2002 - RAW: Rob Van Dam & Kane defeats Triple H & Ric Flair after RVD frog splashes Flair!
  • November 18, 2002 - RAW: Ric Flair was scheduled to fight Kane, but was saved by Dave Batista, who attacks Kane!
  • November 25, 2002 - RAW: Dave Batista defeats Kane after Ric Flair whacks Kane with a steel chair!
  • January 20, 2003 - RAW: Scott Stiener def Batista by DQ when Ric Flair, Randy Orton, Batista & Triple H interfer and demolish Stiener..
  • March 17, 2003 - RAW: Before the event, Eric Bischoff & Ric Flair got into a minor scuffle backstage (not storyline 100% legit)..
  • March 24, 2003 - RAW: Booker T & Goldust defeat Triple H & Ric Flair 6 days before Wrestlemania 19!!
  • April 14, 2003 - RAW: Hurricane & Booker T defeat Triple H & Ric Flair -- Michaels/Jericho/Nash join in the brawl after..
  • April 27, 2003 - Backlash: Triple H/Chris Jericho/Ric Flair defeats Booker T/Shawn Michaels/Kevin Nash..
  • April 28, 2003 - RAW: Kane & Rob Van Dam defeat Triple H & Ric Flair to retain after Kevin Nash chased Triple H out of the arena..
  • May 12, 2003 - RAW: Ric Flair defeats the Hurricane but has his thunder stolen when Triple H comes out to steal the Spotlight..
  • May 19, 2003 - RAW: Triple H defeats Ric Flair in a thrilling match - whoo! - to retain the World title!!
  • ~~~After the show, the entire RAW locker room emptied (including the McMahons) to honor Ric Flair in the ring..
  • May 26, 2003 - RAW: Triple H defeats Ric Flair & Shawn Michaels when Flair turned on Michaels and reformed the Evolution!
  • June 2, 2003 - RAW: Triple H/Ric Flair/Randy Orton defeat Kevin Nash/Shawn Michaels/Hurricane in a 6man tag..
  • June 15, 2003 - Bad Blood: Ric Flair defeated Shawn Michaels after Randy Orton interfered and whacked HBK with a chair!
  • June 23, 2003 - RAW: Shawn Michaels & Kevin Nash defeated Ric Flair & Randy Orton..
  • July 7, 2003 - RAW: Rob Van Dam & Bubba Dudley defeated Ric Flair & Randy Orton with help from Spike Dudley..
  • August 4, 2003 - RAW: Bill Goldberg beats Ric Flair by DQ after Randy Orton, Triple H, HBK, Y2J & Kevin Nash run in!
  • August 11, 2003 - RAW: Bill Goldberg speared, jacknifed, and pinned Ric Flair, even with Randy Orton as the special referee..
  • ~~~Shawn Michaels came down to stop Randy Orton from cheating, and superkicked him out cold!
  • September 1, 2003 - RAW: Bill Goldberg / Maven / Shawn Michaels beat Triple H / Ric Flair / Randy Orton..
  • September 8, 2003 - RAW: Bill Goldberg & Randy Orton vs Triple H & Ric Flair went to a NO CONTEST after triple-teaming Goldberg..
  • September 14, 2003 - Live Event: Triple H w/Randy Orton beat Ric Flair w/Arn Anderson in North Carolina..
  • September 29, 2003 - RAW: Shawn Michaels & Bill Goldberg beat Ric Flair & Randy Orton by DQ when Rodney Mack interferes..
  • October 6, 2003 - RAW: Randy Orton & Ric Flair defeated Garrison Cade & Mark Jindrak..
  • October 13, 2003 - RAW: Maven pinned Rico, then Ric Flair ran to the ring and brutally attacked Maven with his crutch!!
  • ~~~Later on, Bill Goldberg & Shawn Michaels defeated Randy Orton, Ric Flair & Mark Henry in a handicap match..
  • October 20, 2003 - RAW: Ric Flair defeated Maven with a quick rollup and a hand full of tights..
  • October 27, 2003 - RAW: Mark Jindrak & Garrison Cade defeated Ric Flair & Randy Orton with a little help from Maven..
  • November 9, 2003: Ric Flair takes a few days off the road after the death of his mother..
  • November 17, 2003 - RAW: Rob Van Dam defeated Ric Flair by DQ when Randy Orton ran down and RKO'd RVD!
  • November 24, 2003 - RAW ROULETTE: Shawn Michaels & Chris Jericho defeated Batista & Ric Flair in the main event..
  • December 14, 2003 - Armageddon: Batista & Ric Flair won the Tag Team titles as suprise entrants in a Tag Team Turmoil match!
  • ~~~Ric Flair becomes the only wrestler win the World & Tag Team titles in both the NWA/WCW & WWF/WWE..!
  • December 15, 2003 - RAW: Rob Van Dam & Shawn Michaels beat Triple H/Ric Flair/Batista (HBK pinned HHH)..
  • December 29, 2003 - RAW: The Dudleyz lose to a paid of jobbers when guest referee Ric Flair DQs Bubba for using a closed fist!
  • Janaury 5, 2004 - RAW: Ric Flair & Batista defeated The Dudley Boyz to retain with help from Triple H!
  • January 25, 2004 - Royal Rumble: Ric Flair & Batista defeated the Dudleyz in a Tables match to retain the Tag titles..
  • February 2, 2004 - RAW: Ric Flair & Batista defeated Chris Jericho & Christian to retain the Tag Team titles!
  • February 9, 2004 - RAW: Chris Benoit defeated Ric Flair in a great match!
  • February 16, 2004 - RAW: Booker T & Rob Van Dam defeated Ric Flair & Batista to win the World Tag Team titles!
  • March 1, 2004 - RAW: Randy Orton & Batista beat Shawn Michaels & Chris Benoit when Michaels & Benoit start fighting!
  • March 8, 2004 - RAW: Evolution (Randy Orton/Batista/Ric Flair) beat The Hurricane & Rosey in a handicap match..
  • March 14, 2004 - Wrestlemania XX: Evolution (Randy Orton/Batista/Ric Flair) beat Mick Foley & The Rock when Orton pinned Foley!
  • March 15, 2004 - RAW: Evolution (Randy Orton, Batista & Ric Flair) defeated Shawn Michaels & Chris Benoit in a handicap match..
  • March 22, 2004 - Draft Lottery: Ric Flair & Batista defeated Booker T & Rob Van Dam to capture the World Tag Team titles!
  • March 30, 2004: Ric Flair, Dustin Rhodes, Scott Hall & WWE are all being sued for sexual harassment after the Plane Trip From Hell..
  • March 29, 2004 - RAW: Ric Flair & Batista defeated Chris Benoit & Shawn Michaels by DQ with special guest referee Johnny Nitro..
  • ~~~Benoit & Michaels had won the match, but Johnny Nitro changed his mind and ruled that Flair was not the legal man!
  • April 12, 2004 - RAW: Michaels & Foley & Benoit & Benjamin beat Evolution (HHH/Ric Flair/Randy Orton/Batista) in the main event..
  • April 18, 2004 - Backlash: Shelton Benjamin defeated Ric Flair with a clothesline from the top rope..
  • April 19, 2004 - RAW: Chris Benoit & Edge defeated Ric Flair & Batista to win the World Tag Team titles!
  • April 26, 2004 - RAW: Chris Benoit & Edge defeated Ric Flair & Batista to retain the World tag Team titles..
  • May 3, 2004 - RAW: Shelton Benjamin & Tajiri & Edge defeated Evolution (Triple H/Randy Orton/Batista)..
  • May 2003: Ric Flair wasn't happen with his book, so it has been postponed so it can be rewritten..
  • May 24, 2004 - RAW: Edge defeated Ric Flair dispite interference from Randy Orton..
  • June 14, 2004 - RAW: Chris Benoit & Chris Jericho & Edge beat Randy Orton & Batista & Ric Flair in an "Elimination" match..
  • ~~~Chris Benoit was the last man standing after eliminating Randy Orton with the Sharpshooter..
  • July 5, 2004 - RAW in Winnipeg: Ric Flair participated in Eugene's game of "Musical Chairs" won by Chris Jericho..
  • ~~~In the Main Event, Triple H & Ric Flair & Eugene Dinsmore defeated Chris Benoit & Edge (HHH pinned Benoit)..
  • July 11, 2004 - Vengeance: La Resistance defeated Ric Flair & Eugene when Eugene got Disqualified..
  • July 12, 2003 - RAW: Ric Flair beat The Hurricane (Hurricane had punked out Flair earlier dissing his book, comparing it to Chyna's)..
  • August 2, 2004 - RAW: Chris Benoit & Chris Jericho & Edge vs Evolution (Randy Orton & Ric Flair & Batista)..
  • August 23, 2004 - RAW: William Regal beat Ric Flair after whacking him with a set of brass knuckles..
  • August 30, 2004 - RAW: Chris Benoit defeated Ric Flair by DQ after Batista interfered..
  • September 6, 2004 - RAW: Chris Benoit & William Regal & Rhyno & Tajiri beat Ric Flair & Batista & La Resistance..
  • September 12, 2004 - Unforgiven: Chris Benoit & William Regal defeated Ric Flair & Batista..
  • September 13, 2004 - RAW: Randy Orton beat Evolution by DQ in a 3-on-1 match (Shelton Benjamin & Chris Benoit made the save!)
  • September 20, 2004 - RAW: Chris Benoit & Randy Orton & Shelton Benjamin beat Evolution (Triple H & Ric Flair & Batista)..
  • September 27, 2004 - RAW: Randy Orton confronts Ric Flair about being remembered only for kissing Triple H's ass..
  • ~~~Randy Orton challenged Ric Flair to stand up to Triple H and proove that he is a true legend in professional wrestling..
  • ~~~Batista defeated Randy Orton in a "No DQ" match after Ric Flair decided to stick with Evolution and turn on Orton!
  • October 4, 2004 - RAW: Ric Flair cut a promo on Randy Orton and used some "unscripted" lines which didn't set well backstage..
  • ~~~During the Ric Flair promo, he used terminology about "making virgins bleed" which reportedly infuriated Vince McMahon..
  • ~~~Vince McMahon fumed backstage until Ric Flair walked through the curtain and was yelled at by the BOSS..
  • October 11, 2004 - RAW: Shawn Michaels & Chris Benoit & Edge defeated Evolution (Triple H & Ric Flair & Batista)..
  • ~~~Edge stole the pinfall on Triple H from Shawn Michaels and celebrated as if he had done all of the work..
  • October 18, 2004 - RAW: Evolution (Ric Flair & Batista) defeated Randy Orton & Chris Jericho..
  • October 19, 2004 - Taboo Tuesday: Randy Orton defeated Ric Flair in a "Steel Cage" match || They shook hands after the match!
  • ~~~Ric Flair was widely considered the star of the show, putting on a memorable performance in the Main Event slot..
  • October 25, 2004 - RAW: Ric Flair defeated Randy Orton with help from Triple H (Therefor Orton never gets a title shot)..
  • ~~~The entire babyface lockerroom came out and stood up to Evolution, concluding with Randy Orton RKOing Triple H!
  • November 1, 2004 - RAW: Randy Orton & Chris Jericho & Maven defeated Evolution (Ric Flair & Batista)..
  • November 29, 2004 - RAW: "Nature Boy" Ric Flair defeated Jerry "The King" Lawler in a LEGENDS MATCH..
  • December 27, 2004 - RAW: Ric Flair defeated Val Venis in a match taped for HEAT..
  • January 30, 2005 - Royal Rumble: Ric Flair entered at #30 but was eliminated by Edge..
  • January 31, 2005 - RAW: Randy Orton & Shawn Michaels defeated Triple H & Ric Flair w/Batista..
  • February 7, 2005 - RAW in Japan: Shawn Michaels defeated Ric Flair after hitting the Sweet Chin Music..
  • February 25, 2005--Live Event @ MSG: Randy Orton & Batista beat Triple H & Ric Flair (Birthday Boy) in a Steel Cage Match..
  • March 7, 2005 - RAW: Batista defeated Ric Flair (HHH attacked with a sledgehammed but Batista pulled it away and HHH retreated)..
  • May 9, 2005 - RAW: Ric Flair defeated Tyson Tomko w/Christian to earn the right to face Christian next week!
  • May 16, 2005 - RAW: Ric Flair, with a small cut on his forehead, pinned Christian with his feet on the ropes!
  • ~~~After the match, Christian & Tyson Tomko assulted Ric Flair until Batista ran down to make the save!
  • May 23, 2005 - RAW: Batista defeated Edge w/Lita to retain the World title (Ric Flair helped stop Christian & Tomko from interfering)..
  • ~~~After the match, Triple H made his return, and Ric Flair low-blowed Batista and HHH destroyed Batista with a sledgehammer!!!

    World Wrestling Entertainment - Flair vs Carlito Cool:
  • June 27, 2005 - RAW: Kurt Angle defeated Ric Flair in an amazing match that showed Flair can still GO!
  • August 22, 2005 - RAW: Ric Flair was a guest in Carlito's Cabana and they got into a fight when Carlito insulted The Nature Boy!
  • August 26, 2005--WWE in Puerto Rico: Carlito Cool hosted a special edition of his Cabana with his father Carlos Colon as his guest!
  • ~~~Carlito Cool had the audacity to spit an apple in his father's face, bringing out Ric Flair to make the save!
  • August 29, 2005 - RAW: Shawn Michaels was on Carlito's Cabana and was double-teamed by Carlito Cool & Chris Masters..
  • ~~~Ric Flair made the save, setting up a tag match, but Ric Flair was later attacked by a "mystery man" and was taken to hospital..
  • ~~~A bloody Ric Flair returned during the match but ended up submitting to the Masterlock and losing the match for Michaels..
  • September 5, 2005 - RAW: Ashley Massaro was a guest on Carlito's Cabana, Carlito harassed her until Ric Flair made the save!
  • September 12, 2005 - RAW: Ric Flair defeated Chris Masters by DQ when Carlito Cool interfered (Shawn Michaels made the save!)..
  • September 18, 2005 - Unforgiven: Ric Flair defeated Carlito Cool to capture the Intercontinental title for the 1st time ever!
  • ~~~Ric Flair said it was great to win the IC Title but he wished the great Triple H was there to see it..
  • ~~~Ric Flair left in a limo with four strippers, but not before popping some pills (Viagra) ready to party..
  • September 19, 2005 - RAW: Ric Flair defeated Carlito Cool by Figure-four submission to retain the Intercontinental title..
  • ~~~Maria Kanellis interviewed Ric Flair afterwards, but Flair was brutally attacked by Carlito Cool & Chris Masters..
  • September 26, 2005 - RAW: Ric Flair cut an important promo, hyping the return of his "best friend" Triple H next week!

    World Wrestling Entertainment - Flair vs Triple H:
  • October 3, 2005 - WWE Homecoming: Triple H & Ric Flair defeated Chris Masters & Carlito Cool in an exciting tag team match..
  • ~~~During the match, Ric Flair repeatedly saved his partner Triple H from being sneak attacked by Carlito & Masters..
  • ~~~Ric Flair presented Triple H with a sledge hammer after the match and hugged him, celebrating HHH's triumphant return to RAW!
  • ~~~Triple H viciously turned on Ric Flair, for reasons yet to be explained, smashing the sledgehammer over Flair's forehead!
  • ~~~Triple H continued the assault for over ten minutes, ending backstage when HHH pushed Flair into a limo and it drove away..
  • October 10, 2005 - RAW: Triple H cut a long promo on Ric Flair, saying he was a shell of his former self and nothing without HIM..
  • October 17, 2005 - RAW: Ric Flair cut a fantastic promo on Triple H, busting his own forehead open and covering himself with blood!
  • ~~~A bloodied Ric Flair called out Triple H for a fight, but then chased him backstage with a baseball bat in his hand!
  • October 24, 2005 - RAW: Triple H vs Viscera didn't happen because Ric Flair attacked Triple H before the match!
  • October 31, 2005 - RAW: Ric Flair vowed to kick Triple H's ass and begged the fans to put them in a Steel Cage!
  • November 1, 2005 - Taboo Tuesday: Ric Flair defeated Triple H in a Steel Cage to retain the Intercontinental title..
  • ~~~Fans Chose What Kind Of Match: 1) Regular Match (4%), 2) Submissions (13%), or 3) Steel Cage (83%)..
  • November 7, 2005 - RAW: "The Nature Boy" Ric Flair defeated Rob Conway to retain the Intercontinental title...
  • ~~~Triple H sat on the stage in a lounge chair watching the match and then viciously attacked Ric Flair after the finish..
  • November 14, 2005 - RAW Eddie Guerrero Tribute: Ric Flair defeated William Regal by Submission in a unique old school match!
  • November 21, 2005 - RAW: Ric Flair defeating Trevor Murdoch while pulling the tights (Murdoch protested afterwards)..
  • November 27, 2005 - Survivor Series: Triple H defeated Ric Flair in 27:00 in a brutal, vicious, bloody Last Man Standing match!
  • ~~~Ric Flair was down for the 10-count and was stretchered out with the impression that his career was over..

    Ric Flair's WEEK FROM HELL::
  • May 2005: Ric Flair's wife (Beth Fleihr) filed for divorce, claiming her husband kicked, slapped, bit and choked her...
  • ~~~Beth Fleihr also claimed that her husband was abusing alcohol, as well as steriods, as reasons for the divorce..
  • November 28, 2005: WSOC TV in Charlotte reported that Ric Flair was facing assault charges after a road rage incident on 11/23..
  • November 27, 2005: Ric Flair posted $1,000 bond in Mecklenburg County regarding the road rage charge and had his mug shot done..
  • WSOCTV.com (Charlotte News) reported that Ric Flair was facing more accusations of violence, and this time from his wife Beth..
  • December 5, 2005 - RAW: Edge & Lita went on a verbal assault Ric Flair after Flair "backed out" due to some "legal advice"..
  • December 12, 2005 - RAW: Kurt Angle defeated Ric Flair in an "Elimination Chamber Qualifying" match..
  • ~~~After the match, Edge & Lita taunted Ric Flair by saying the only fights he can win are out on the highways..
  • December 19, 2005 - RAW from Afganistan: Ric Flair defeated The Coach to retain the Intercontinental title!
  • December 26, 2005: Ric Flair's personal problems were covered in a feature article in the National Examiner (Tabloid Magazine)..
  • December 26, 2005 - RAW: Edge & Lita made a mochery out of Ric Flair, then Flair came to the ring and attacked them!
  • January 2, 2006 - RAW: Edge played a video of himself dressed as Ric Flair making fun of Flair's road rage allegations..
  • January 8, 2006 - New Year's Revolution: Ric Flair defeated Edge w/Lita by DQ to retain the Intercontinental title..
  • January 9, 2006 - RAW: Edge & Lita vowed to celebrate by having SEX live in the ring and pulled in RAW highest rating in months..
  • ~~~After several minutes of stripping and teasing, and Lita's breast becoming accidentally exposed, Ric Flair interrupted the show!
  • ~~~Ric Flair attacked Edge and they brawled around the ring until Edge took him out with a 1-man conchairto to Ric Flair's head!
  • ~~~John Cena ran down and chased Edge away, but found himself alone in the ring with Lita, who was hiding under the covers..
  • ~~~John Cena gave Edge a chance to come down and rescue his girlfriend, before Cena picked up Lita and gave her an F-U!!!!

    World Wrestling Entertainment - Industructable:
  • January 16, 2006 - RAW: Edge w/Lita defeated Ric Flair in a hellacious Tables/Ladders/Chairs match to retain the WWE Title!!
  • ~~~Flair, whose daughter was in the front row, took multiple bumps off the ladder and through a table at the hands of Edge!
  • January 23, 2006 - RAW: John Cena & Mystery Partner (Ric Flair) defeated Edge & Mystery Partner (Chris Masters)..
  • January 29, 2006 - Royal Rumble: Ric Flair entered at #5 but was quickly eliminated by Triple H in about 2 minutes..
  • February 6, 2006 - RAW: Triple H defeated Ric Flair to advance in the Road to WM22 Tournament..
  • February 20, 2006 - RAW: Shelton Benjamin w/Mama Benjamin defeated Ric Flair to win the Intercontinental title!
  • February 25, 2006--Live Event (RAW):
  • February 27, 2006 - RAW: Ric Flair defeated Carlito Cool in a Money in the Bank Qualifying Match..
  • March 6, 2006 - RAW: Ric Flair defeated Shelton Benjamin by DQ (Shelton retains Intercontinental title)..
  • March 27, 2006 - RAW: Ric Flair and Shelton Benjamin and Rob Van Dam had a verbal and physical confrontation in the ring..

    According to Dave Meltzer's Wrestling Observer Newsletter, due to an on-going legal battle with Jim Crockett, WWE can no longer use the trademarked name 'Ric Flair' from this point forward. Until this matter is settled, the WWE-trademarked name, 'Rick Flair' will be used.

  • April 2, 2006 - WrestleMania 22: RVD beat Benjamin & Flair & Finlay & Lashley & Hardy in a Money in the Bank Ladder match..
  • April 3, 2006 - RAW: Ric Flair was attacked by UMAGA, who was accompanied by his agent Armando Alejandro Estrada..
  • April 2006: Ric Flair will be out of action for several weeks after undergoing lens restoration surgery..
  • May 16, 2006: All charges against Ric Flair for the road rage incident were dropped when the alleged victims didn't show up.
  • April 30, 2006 - Backlash: Umaga w/Armando Alejandro Estrada defeated "The Nature Boy" Ric Flair..

    World Wrestling Entertainment - Mick Foley vs Ric Flair:
  • June 12, 2006 - RAW: Ric Flair confronted Mick Foley and they set up a "2/3 Falls" wrestling match for Vengeance PPV.
  • June 19, 2006 - RAW: Edge defeated Ric Flair with help from Mick Foley & Lita (Rob Van Dam made the save and sneak-attacked Edge!)..
  • June 25, 2006 - Vengeance: Ric Flair defeated Mick Foley in a 2/3 Falls match in two straight falls by Disqualification..
  • ~~~Mick Foley got himself Disqualified for using a trash can lid and then destroyed Ric Flair with a barbed wire baseball bat!
  • June 26, 2006 - RAW: Ric Flair cut a promo on Mick Foley and vowed revenge for what happened at Vengeance..
  • July 10, 2006 - RAW: Ric Flair challenged Mick Foley to a Hardcore match - Foley appeared on the big screen to decline..
  • ~~~Paul Heyman showed up instead along with new ECW Champion The Big Show to challenge Flair to a match at ECW on Sci-FI!
  • July 11, 2006--ECW on Sci Fi: The Big Show defeated Ric Flair (who took a beating) to retain the ECW World Heavyweight title..
  • July 17, 2006 - RAW: Ric Flair continued to challenge Mick Foley but instead got into a scuffle with Johnny Nitro & Melina..
  • July 24, 2006 - RAW: Ric Flair & John Cena defeated Edge w/Lita & Johnny Nitro w/Melina in a main event tag match...
  • July 31, 2006 - RAW: Ric Flair & Mick Foley took their feud to whole new levels by cutting very intense promo on each other..
  • August 7, 2006 - RAW: Ric Flair and Mick Foley had another heated confrontation with Flair goading Foley into accepting his challenge!
  • August 14, 2006 - RAW: Ric Flair defeated Johnny Nitro w/Melina Perez by DQ when Mick Foley interfered....
  • August 15, 2006--ECW on Sci Fi: Mick Foley had a "three way dance" with Kelly & Melina until Ric Flair showed up to attack Foley!
  • August 20, 2006 - Summerslam: Ric Flair defeated Mick Foley in an "I Quit" match when Foley said "I Quit" to save Melina Perez..
  • August 21, 2006 - RAW: Randy Orton pinned Ric Flair but continued the assault afterwards resulting in a reversal by the referee..
  • September 9, 2006--DSW Six Flags: "Nature Boy" Ric Flair defeated Montel Vontavious Porter..
  • September 11, 2006 - RAW: Umaga w/Armando Alejandro Estrada defeated Ric Flair by Disqualification...

    World Wrestling Entertainment - Ric Flair vs The Spirit Squad:
  • September 18, 2006 - RAW: Ric Flair defeated Johnny Jeter with The Spirit Squad cheering for him on the stage..
  • September 25, 2006 - RAW: Ric Flair defeated Mikey Mondo despite The Spirit Squad constantly interfering..
  • October 9, 2006 - RAW: "The Nature Boy" Ric Flair w/The Flair Squad defeated "I admit it, I suck!" Mitch w/The Spirit Squad....
  • ~~~The "Flair Squad" consisted of pro-wrestling legends: "Rowdy" Roddy Piper, Ted DiBiase, IRS (Mike Rotundo) and Arn Anderson!
  • October 23, 2006 - RAW - Kenny Doane (w/All Four Members of the Spirit Squad) defeated Ric Flair w/The Flair Squad..
  • ~~~This week the "Flair Squad" consisted of pro-wrestling legends: "Rowdy" Roddy Piper, Sgt. Slaughter and Dusty Rhodes!
  • October 30, 2006 - RAW - Roddy Piper, Sgt. Slaughter & Dusty Rhodes cut promo say why they should be Ric Flair's tag partner..
  • November 5, 2006 - Cyber Sunday - Ric Flair and Roddy Piper defeated The Spirit Squad when Flair made Kenny submit to win the tag team titles..
  • November 6, 2006 RAW - World Tag Team Champions, Ric Flair and Roddy Piper, defeated Randy Orton and Edge.
  • November 13, 2006 RAW - Edge and Randy Orton defeated Ric Flair and Roddy Piper to win the World Tag Team titles.
  • November 20, 2006 RAW - Shawn Michaels, Triple H, John Cena, and Ric Flair defeated Edge, Randy Orton, Kenny of the Spirit Squad, and The Big Show.
  • November 26, 2006 Survivor Series - Team Flair defeated The Spirit Squad. The Sole Survivor was Ric Flair!
  • ~~~"Team Flair" consisted of pro-wrestling legends: Ron Simmons, Dusty Rhodes, Sgt. Slaughter. Arn Anderson was in Team Flair's corner.
  • November 27, 2006 RAW - D-Generation X and Ric Flair def. The Spirit Squad (Handicap Match)
  • ~~~On The Cutting Edge, Edge and Orton produced a bloodied and beaten Flair, dragged him to ringside and delivered a pair of brutal Con-chair-tos.
  • December 11, 2006 RAW - DX & Ric Flair def. World Tag Team Champions Rated-RKO & Kenny

  • World Wrestling Entertainment - Ric Flair vs Kenny Dykstra:
  • December 18, 2006 - RAW: Ric Flair participated in a 30-Man #1 Contenders Battle Royal which was won by Edge..
  • ~~~Kenny Dykstra (new last name) defeated Ric Flair (Ric Flair tried to shake Kenny's hand but he refused to do it)..
  • January 1, 2007 - RAW: Kenny Dykstra & Chris Masters defeated Ric Flair & Carlito Cool w/Torrie Wilson..
  • January 7, 2007--New Year's Revolution: Kenny Dykstra defeated "Nature Boy" Ric Flair with a low-blow and an inside cradle..
  • January 8, 2007 - RAW: Jeff Hardy defeated Kenny Dykstra with help from Ric Flair to retain the Intercontinental title!
  • January 15, 2007 - RAW: "The Nature Boy" Ric Flair defeated Kenny Dykstra by pinfall with his feet on the ropes..
  • January 28, 2007 - Royal Rumble: Ric Flair entered the Royal Rumble at #1 but was eliminated by Edge after only a few minutes..

    World Wrestling Entertainment - Ric Flair and Carlito Cool:
  • February 5, 2007 - RAW: IC Champion Jeff Hardy defeated Ric Flair in a match where if Flair won he would get a title shot..
  • ~~~As Carlito & Torrie were leaving, Ric Flair stopped them and yelled at Carlito for not staying to watch the main event..
  • February 12, 2007 - RAW: "The Nature Boy" Ric Flair defeated Carlito Cool w/Torrie Wilson with an inside cradle..
  • February 19, 2007 - RAW: Ric Flair & Carlito Cool w/Torrie Wilson defeated Lance Cade & Trevor Murdoch..
  • February 26, 2007 - RAW: Carlito Cool w/Torrie Wilson defeated Kenny Dykstra (Ric Flair applauds from the stage)..
  • March 5, 2007 - RAW: Ric Flair vs Carlito Cool ended in a No Contest in a Money in the Bank Qualifying match..
  • March 12, 2007 - RAW: Randy Orton defeated Ric Flair and Carlito Cool in a 3-WAY Elimination Money in the Bank Qualifying match..
  • ~~~Ric Flair & Carlito Cool worked together but eventually Carlito turned on Flair with a Back-cracker causing Flair to get eliminated..
  • March 19, 2007 - RAW: Ric Flair participated in a Last Chance Battle Royal MITB Qualifying Match (which was won by Edge)..
  • ~~~Flair & Carlito were the final two. Carlito eliminated Flair. Edge (who faked an injury) eliminated Flair to steal the victory!
  • March 26, 2007 - RAW: The Great Khali defeated "Nature Boy" Ric Flair by DQ when Carlito Cool interfered...
  • April 1, 2007 - WrestleMania 23: Ric Flair & Carlito Cool defeated Gregory Helms & Chavo Guerrero in a dark match..
  • April 2, 2007--RAW: Ric Flair & Carlito Cool w/Torrie Wilson defeated Shelton Benjamin & Charlie Haas..
  • April 9, 2007 - RAW: Lance Cade & Trevor Murdoch defeated Carlito Cool & Ric Flair..
  • April 16, 2007 - RAW (Italy): World's Greatest Tag Team (Shelton Benjamin & Charlie Haas) defeated Ric Flair & Carlito Cool..
  • April 23, 2007 - RAW (England): The Great Khali defeated Carlito Cool -- (Carlito yelled at Ric Flair after the match)..
  • April 30, 2007 - RAW: The World's Greatest Tag Team defeated Ric Flair & Carlito Cool w/Torrie Wilson by Countout..
  • ~~~Carlito Cool turned heel and attacked Ric Flair during the match....... Ric Flair got up and intensely fought back!!

    World Wrestling Entertainment - Ric Flair vs. Carlito Cool:
  • May 14, 2007 - RAW: Carlito Cool defeated Val Venis (Ric Flair showed up afterwards but Carlito ran away)..
  • May 20, 2007 - Judgment Day: "The Nature Boy" Ric Flair defeated Carlito Cool by Submission with the Figure-4 Leglock!
  • May 21, 2007 - RAW: "The Nature Boy" Ric Flair vs. Carlito Cool in a Grudge match ended in a Double Countout..
  • ~~~After the match: Carlito delivered two Backcrackers on Ric Flair on the floor and then spit apple in his face!
  • May 28, 2007 - RAW: Carlito & Victoria defeated Ric Flair & Torrie Wilson when Carlito gave Torrie the Backstabber!
  • June 4, 2007 - RAW: "The Legend Killer" Randy Orton defeated "The Legend" Ric Flair after giving Flair a vicious beating!

    World Wrestling Entertainment - Ric Flair on SmackDown!:
  • June 11, 2007 - RAW (Draft Special): Batista (SmackDown!) defeated Elijah Burke (ECW) and Jeff Hardy (RAW) in a Triple Threat Match. As a result, SmackDown! drafts RAW's Ric Flair
  • June 15, 2007--SmackDown!: "The Nature Boy" Ric Flair defeated World Heavyweight Champion Edge by Disqualification..
  • ~~~Montel Vontavious Porter interfered and double-teamed Ric Flair with Edge until Batista ran down to make the save!
  • June 22, 2007--SmackDown!: Batista & Ric Flair defeated Edge & Montel Vontavious Porter (Batista pinned Edge)..
  • June 24, 2007 - Vengeance: Montel Vontavious Porter defeated Ric Flair to retain the WWE United States title..
  • June 29, 2007--SmackDown!: "The Nature Boy" Ric Flair (SmackDown!) defeated Carlito Cool (RAW) by Submission..
  • July 6, 2007--SmackDown!: Fit Finlay defeated "The Nature Boy" Ric Flair by Submission with help from Hornswoggle..
  • July 2007: Ric Flair was out of action with a problem with his inner ear which dates back to the original injury in 1992..
  • July 27, 2007--SmackDown!: Ric Flair & Matt Hardy defeated Montel Vontavious Porter & Chris Masters..
  • August 3, 2007--SmackDown!: Batista & Ric Flair defeated Deuce & Domino w/Cherry by Disqualification..
  • ~~~Before the match: Cherry had "implied" sexual relations with "Nature Boy" Ric Flair in Batista's locker room..
  • August 10, 2007--SmackDown!: World Heavyweight Champion The Great Khali defeated Ric Flair with the Iron Claw..

    World Wrestling Entertainment - Ric Flair: Career Threatening Matches:
  • November 26, 2007--RAW: "The Nature Boy" Ric Flair appeared in his hometown of Charlotte to make an huge announcement..
  • ~~~Ric Flair teased the fans that he was going to retire but then snapped out of it and declared "I WILL NEVER RETIRE!!!"
  • ~~~Vince McMahon interrupted and said Ric Flair had to keep winning matches or else his wrestling career will be over!
  • ~~~MAIN EVENT: Ric Flair defeated WWE Champion Randy Orton in a Non-title match with a low-blow and help from Y2J..
  • December 10, 2007--RAW 15th Anniversary: Evolution (Triple H & Batista & Ric Flair) beat Randy Orton & Edge & Umaga by DQ..
  • December 17, 2007--RAW: "The Nature Boy" Ric Flair defeated Umaga by Countout to keep his career alive..
  • December 21, 2007--SmackDown!: Ric Flair cut an in-ring promo about his match with Triple H on the 12/31 episode of RAW..
  • December 31, 2007--RAW: Ric Flair defeated Triple H by DQ after William Regal came down and whacked HHH with brass knux!..
  • ~~~The stipulation was if Triple H lost he would lose his spot in the Royal Rumble and if Ric Flair lost his career would be over..

    World Wrestling Entertainment - Ric Flair vs. Montel Vontavious Porter (Career Threatening Match):
  • January 14, 2008--RAW: "The Nature Boy" Ric Flair defeated "General Manager" William Regal in a Career Threatening Match..
  • January 18, 2008--SmackDown!: Montel Vontavious Porter had Ric Flair in the VIP Lounge to hype their match at Royal Rumble..
  • January 25, 2008--SmackDown!: Montel Vontavious Porter cut another promo repeating that he would retire "Nature Boy" Ric Flair
  • ~~~Ric Flair came out to the stage and put Montel Vontavious Porter over with praise but said he wasn't ready to retire WOOOO!
  • January 27, 2008 - Royal Rumble: "The Nature Boy" Ric Flair defeated Montel Vontavious Porter by Figure-4 Leglock Submission..

    World Wrestling Entertainment - Ric Flair vs. Mr. Kennedy (Career Threatening Match):
  • January 28, 2008--RAW: Mr. Kennedy challenged Ric Flair to a match at No Way Out and vowed to end Flair's career..
  • ~~~Ric Flair came out and said he had two things to say to Mr. Kennedy..... "Good Luck... and WOOOOOOOO!"
  • February 1, 2008--SmackDown!: Ric Flair defeated Montel Vontavious Porter by DQ after MVP viciously assaulted Ric Flair's knee!
  • February 4, 2008--RAW: Mr. Kennedy arrogantly offered to give "The Nature Boy" Ric Flair a chance to forfeit next week..
  • February 11, 2008--RAW: Ric Flair refused to forfeit to Mr. Kennedy - WOOOOO! - but then Mr. Kennedy clipped Flair's knee!
  • February 17, 2008 - No Way Out: "The Nature Boy" Ric Flair defeated Mr. Kennedy by Submission in a Career Threatening Match..

    World Wrestling Entertainment - The Road To WrestleMania and The Hall of Fame:
  • Fenruary 18, 2008--RAW: Shawn Michaels announced the first inductee in the Class of 2008 WWE Hall of Fame - Ric Flair!!
  • February 19, 2008--ECW on Sci-Fi: C.M. Punk & "The Nature Boy" Ric Flair defeated Shelton Benjamin & Elijah Burke..
  • February 25, 2008--RAW: Shawn Michaels defeated Lance Cade by Disqualification after Trevor Murdoch interfered..
  • ~~~After the match: "The Nature Boy" Ric Flair came down and challenged Shawn Michaels to a match at WrestleMania 24..
  • ~~~Shawn Michaels said he was honored but declined because he didn't want to be known as the guy who retired Ric Flair..
  • March 3, 2008--RAW: Shawn Michaels & Ric Flair defeated Lance Cade & Trevor Murdoch with a pair of figure-4 leglocks..
  • ~~~After the match: Shawn Michaels said he didn't want to be known as the guy who finally retired "the Nature Boy" Ric Flair..
  • ~~~Shawn Michaels said HE was THE SHOWSTOPPER and if Ric Flair keeps pushing it will be HIS show that is stopped..
  • March 7, 2008--SmackDown!: Edge had Ric Flair on the Cutting Edge and set up a Handicap Cage match for next week..
  • March 10, 2008--RAW: Ric Flair and Shawn Michaels agreed to a match at WrestleMania 24 and promised to steal the show..
  • ~~~Shawn Michaels then said he would be at SmackDown! on Friday to help Ric Flair against Edge and The Edgeheads..
  • March 14, 2008--SmackDown!: Edge & The Edgeheads & Chavo Guerrero beat Ric Flair & Shawn Michaels in a Cage match..
  • March 17, 2008--RAW: Ric Flair defeated Vince McMahon in a Career Threatening Street Fight with help from Shawn Michaels..
  • March 24, 2008--RAW: Ric Flair confronted Shawn Michaels about interfering last week even though he asked him to stay away..
  • ~~~MAIN EVENT: John Cena & Triple H & Shawn Michaels & Ric Flair defeated JBL & The Big Show & Umaga & Randy Orton..
  • ~~~This match was all for Flair, as chaos broke loose, eliminating everybody, leaving Flair to submit Randy Orton with the Figure-4..

    World Wrestling Entertainment - A Weekend of Drama & Emotions:
  • March 29, 2008 - WWE Hall of Fame: Triple H inducted Ric Flair into the WWE Hall of Fame in Orlando, Florida..
  • March 30, 2008 - WrestleMania 24: Shawn Michaels defeated "The Nature Boy" Ric Flair in a Career Threatening match..
  • ~~~After a phenomenal match; Shawn Michaels said "I'm Sorry, I love you" and put the Nature Boy away with a super-kick!
  • ~~~Shawn Michaels left while an emotional Ric Flair soaked it all in enjoying the crowd appreciation along with his family..
                              
  • March 31, 2008 - RAW: The WWE gave Ric Flair an extremely classy and emotional "Farewell Ceremony" in the middle of ring..
  • ~~~Ric Flair came out looking confident and declared that he wrestled his very last match at WrestleMania 24..
  • ~~~Ric Flair promised that he will never wrestle again and he is not sad and fans should rejoice his career..
  • ~~~Ric Flair said even though he lost last night, he lost to a great great great wrestler and a better man..
  • ~~~Ric Flair said he's been crying off and on all day and he thanked the fans for making him what he is today..
  • ~~~Ric Flair said "WOOO!" and tried to leave but Triple H's music hit and Triple H joined his friend in the ring..
  • ~~~Ric Flair (who wasn't in on this) finally started to cry as Triple H said more people want to say thank you..
  • ~~~Triple H said he loves Ric Flair and thanked him before getting down and doing the "I'm not worthy" gesture..
  • ~~~Triple H said a few other people wanted to say thank you, and he then held up the famous Four Horsemen sign..
  • ~~~Arn Anderson, Tully Blanchard, Barry Windham, and JJ Dillon came out and hugged their leader, the Nature Boy!
  • ~~~Batista came out next and hugged his mentor. Followed by Ricky "The Dragon" Steamboat! Next Harley Race!
  • ~~~Greg "The Hammer" Valentine, Dean Malenko, Chris Jericho, John Cena, then Ric Flair's family came out..
  • ~~~The Nature Boy had regained his compure but broke down once again at the sight of his wife and four children..
  • ~~~Finally, "The Heartbreak Kid" came out and cried along with Ric Flair as they embraced in the crowded ring..
  • ~~~Triple H said they could keep it going all night, and then the entire WWE roster showed up to pay tribute..
  • ~~~The WWE wrestlers started a "Thank You, Ric" chant until the entire building was chanting THANK YOU, RIC!
  • After the show went off the air; the Undertaker and Vince McMahon both came out to show respect for Ric Flair..

    Retirement:
  • April 2008: Ric Flair disappeared from WWE TV, while Shawn Michaels started a feud with Batista stemming from Flair's retirement..
  • June 16, 2008--RAW: Ric Flair reappeared on RAW when Y2J was trash talking Shawn Michaels and challenged him to a fight in the parking lot!
  • ~~~Y2K was stopped by HHH and then Ric made his way back in and hugged HHH. Mr. McMahon then had Flair escourted out by Police since he was retired!
  • June 23, 2008 - RAW: Ric Flair helped Vince McMahon give away $100,000 to Donna from Selden, New York - WOOOOO!

  • August 2008: Ric Flair left the WWE so that he could make appearances for independent organizations and fan conventions..

    A Flair for Independence:
  • October 4, 2008: Ric Flair made a special appearance where he was presented with his NWA Hall of Fame induction award..
  • October 18, 2008--1 Pro Wrestling (3rd Anniversary): Ric Flair made a surprise appearance where he talk to wrestling fans..
  • ~~~The Nature Boy said wrestling was the best sport in the world and he also encouraged fans to not give up on their dream.
  • October 20, 2008: Ric Flair became the storyline General Manager of the World Stars of Wrestling in Gondomar, Portugal..
  • December 6, 2008--Highspots presents "The Nature Boy" - Ric Flair gave an emotional speech in the middle of the ring..
  • ~~~Reid Flair (debut) & David Flair w/Ric Flair defeated The Nasty Boys w/Jimmy Hart) with special guest referee Hulk Hogan..
  • ~~~~~The match ended with all three Flair's doing figure-4 leglocks on the Nasty Boys & Hart while Hogan "turned his head"..
  • December 8, 2008--RAW (Slammy Awards): Shawn Michaels vs. Ric Flair at WrestleMania won the Slammy for "Match of the Year"!

    World Wrestling Entertainment - Ric Flair vs. Chris Jericho:
  • January 26, 2009--RAW: Chris Jericho cut a promo on Mickey Rourke, saying he was offended by the movie "The Wrestler."
  • February 2, 2009--RAW: They announced that Ric Flair would be on RAW next week to confront Chris Jericho in person!
  • February 9, 2009--RAW: Ric Flair cut a promo on Chris Jericho and then got into a physical altercation with Jericho..
  • March 9, 2009--RAW: Kofi Kingston defeated Chris Jericho in a Money in the Bank Qualifier after distraction from Ric Flair!
  • March 16, 2009--RAW: Chris Jericho was confronted in the ring by Ric Flair, Roddy Piper, Jimmy Snuka, and Ricky Steamboat!
  • March 23, 2009--RAW: Chris Jericho brutally assaulted Ric Flair, bloodying him, and smashing his prized gold wrist watch..
  • April 4, 2009--WWE Hall of Fame: Ricky Steamboat was officially inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame by his friend Ric Flair..
  • April 5, 2009--WrestleMania 25: Chris Jericho defeated Legends (Jimmy Snuka & Ricky Steamboat & Roddy Piper w/Ric Flair)..
  • ~~~Jericho beat Snuka... Jericho beat Piper... Jericho beat Steamboat (who looked great)... Jericho then beat the crap out of Flair!
  • ~~~Chris Jericho challenged Hollywood actor Mickey Rourke to come into the ring and fight - Rourke knocked Jericho out cold!

    Ring of Honor:
  • March 13, 2009 - Ring of Honor: �The Nature Boy� Ric Flair debuted and was confronted by ROH champion Nigel McGuinness..
  • ~~~Brent Albright defeated ROH World champion Nigel McGuinness by DQ after Claudio Castagnoli attacked Albright at ringside..
  • ~~~~~~Claudio Castagnoli & Nigel McGuinness double-teamed Brent Albright until Ric Flair (seated at ringside) made the save!
  • April 9, 2009--Ring of Honor: ROH ambassador Ric Flair congratulated Jerry Lynn on winning the ROH World Title..
  • ~~~Jerry Lynn was confronted by Austin Aries. Ric Flair announced that Jerry Lynn would be defending his ROH Title
  • ~~~Jerry Lynn defeated American Dragon and Tyler Black and Austin Aries in a 4-WAY to retain the ROH World title..
  • May 15, 2009--Mid-Atlantic Championship Wrestling: David Flair & Ricky Morton w/Ric Flair beat Buff Bagwell & Rikki Nelson..
  • May 29, 2009--ROH HDTV Taping: Ric Flair announced that he was stepping down as ROH Ambassador to return to the WWE..
  • June 12, 2009 - Ring of Honor: "The Nature Boy" Ric Flair praised Ring of Honor and then left the building..
  • June 13, 2009 - Ring of Honor: "The Nature Boy" Ric Flair praised Ring of Honor and then left the building..

    World Wrestling Entertainment - Ric Flair (itching for a return to the ring):
  • May 17, 2009--Judgment Day: Batista defeated WWE champion Randy Orton after an intentional disqualification by Orton..
  • ~~~Ted DiBiase & Cody Rhodes joined Orton a post match beat-down of Batista until "Nature Boy" Ric Flair made the save!
  • May 18, 2009--RAW: Batista & John Cena defeated Randy Orton & Cody Rhodes & Ted DiBiase Jr. with help from Ric Flair..
  • May 25, 2009--RAW: Ric Flair called out Randy Orton - and Orton slapped Flair and bailed out while Batista held Flair back..
  • June 1, 2009--RAW: Ric Flair challenged Randy Orton to fight him in the parking lot, but ended ended up inside a steel cage..
  • ~~~Flair held his own until Ted DiBiase & Cody Rhodes joined in and locked Orton & Flair inside the cage as Batista watched..
  • ~~~~~Randy Orton taunted Batista from the other side of the cage and lined up Flair for a devastating punt kick to the head!

    Hulk Hogan vs. Ric Flair (Hulkamania Tour of Australia):
  • November 20, 2009: During a press conference in Australia Hulk Hogan was attacked by Ric Flair and was left bleeding.
  • November 21, 2009--Hulkamania Tour (Melbourne): Hulk Hogan defeated "Nature Boy" Ric Flair w/Lacey Von Erich with brass knuckles..
  • November 24, 2009--Hulkamania Tour (Perth): Hulk Hogan defeated "Nature Boy" Ric Flair w/Lacey Von Erich in a No-DQ Match..
  • November 26, 2009--Hulkamania Tour (Brisbane): Hulk Hogan defeated "Nature Boy" Ric Flair w/Lacey Von Erich in a bloodbath..
  • November 28, 2009--Hulkamania Tour (Sydney): Hulk Hogan defeated "Nature Boy" Ric Flair w/Lacey Von Erich using the megaphone!

    Total Nonstop Action:
  • January 4, 2010 - TNA iMPACT: Ric Flair made a shocking debut to meet privately with TNA World Heavyweight champion A.J. Styles..
  • January 14, 2010 - TNA iMPACT: Ric Flair showed up again and had his eye on TNA World Heavyweight champion A.J. Styles..
  • January 17, 2010 - TNA Genesis: A.J. Styles defeated Kurt Angle to retain the TNA World Heavyweight title..
  • ~~~Ric Flair threw the belt in the ring and Styles smashed Angle in the face with it before pinning him while pulling the tights..
  • January 21, 2010 - TNA iMPACT: Ric Flair turned World Heavyweight champion A.J. styles into the NEW Nature Boy!
  • ~~~Hulk Hogan gave Angle another title shot - A.J. Styles defeated Kurt Angle to retain the TNA World Heavyweight title!
  • ~~~It was a screwjob finish with referee Earl Hebner... Hulk Hogan came down and Kurt Angle spit in his face and QUIT TNA!
  • January 28, 2010 - TNA iMPACT: TNA World champion A.J. Styles showed up acting like a fool with Ric Flair and four prostitutes..
  • February 4, 2010 - TNA iMPACT: Pope D'Angelo Dinero beat TNA World champion A.J Styles w/Ric Flair in a Non-title match..
  • ~~~Samoa Joe ran down and prevented a post-match beatdown, and cut a heated promo on Flair & Styles to hype their title match..
  • February 11, 2010 - TNA iMPACT: Samoa Joe got into an intense verbal & physical altercation with A.J. Styles & Ric Flair..
  • February 14, 2010 - TNA Against All Odds: A.J. Styles w/Ric Flair defeated Samoa Joe to retain the TNA World Heavyweight title..

    Total Nonstop Action - A.J. Styles & Ric Flair vs. Hulk Hogan & Abyss:
  • February 18, 2010 - TNA iMPACT: Pope D'Angelo Dinero had an intense in-ring altercation with A.J Styles & Ric Flair
  • ~~~The Pope focused on Flair, and the altercation turned physical, with Styles/Flair stomping Pope's ankle between a chair!
  • February 25, 2010 - TNA iMPACT: A.J. Styles & Ric Flair got into a confrontation with Abyss & Hulk Hogan to set up a future match!
  • March 4, 2010 - TNA iMPACT: Eric Bischoff forced A.J. Styles to defend his TNA World Heavyweight title in a 4-WAY match..
  • ~~~A.J. Styles (w/Ric Flair) defeated Pope D'Angelo Dinero and "The Monster" Abyss and Desmond Wolfe (w/Chelsea) to retain..
  • ~~~~~~After the match; Styles, Flair, and Wolfe attacked The Pope & Abyss until Hulk Hogan hobbled down to fight with Ric Flair!
  • ~~~Hulk Hogan bloodied Ric Flair with a shot from a barbed wire bat and declared that the blood will flow this Monday on iMPACT!
  • March 8, 2010 - TNA iMPACT: Hulk Hogan & Abyss vs. A.J. Styles & Ric Flair went to a No Contest when Sting returned to TNA!
  • ~~Sting stood between the two teams as the crowd roared... but suddenly turned heel and smashed Hulk Hogan with his baseball bat!
  • ~~~~~RESTART: Hulk Hogan & Abyss defeated A.J. Styles & Ric Flair in a bloodbath - (Abyss pinned TNA champion A.J. Styles)..
  • ~~Desmond Wolfe joined Styles/Flair in a post-match assault. . The Pope tried to help, but failed. . Finally Jeff Hardy made the save!
  • March 15, 2010 - TNA iMPACT: Jeff Hardy defeated TNA World Heavyweight champion A.J. Styles w/Ric Flair in a Non-title match..
  • ~~~After the match; Abyss went after A.J. Styles (who fled) - so Abyss choke-slammed Ric Flair through the elevated entrance ramp!
  • March 21, 2010 - TNA Destination X: TNA World Heavyweight champion A.J. Styles w/Ric Flair vs. Abyss ended in a No Contest..
  • ~~~Ric Flair w/Chelsea was in a wheelchair, but managed to interfere repeatedly until Hulk Hogan came down to put a stop to it!
  • ~~~Referee Earl Hebner threw the match out after Abyss choke-slammed Styles through the ring - and then all hell broke loose..
  • ~~~Desmond Wolfe ran down and bumped for Abyss & Hogan before falling into the hole, followed by Ric Flair falling in as well..

    Total Nonstop Action - Lethal Lockdown
  • March 22, 2010 - TNA iMPACT: They set up Team Hogan (captain Abyss) vs. Team Flair (captain Sting) in a Lethal Lockdown..
  • April 12, 2010 - TNA iMPACT: Abyss was run down by someone in the parking lot - which turned out to be Desmond Wolfe..
  • ~~~~~~~A.J. Styles (w/Ric Flair) & Desmond Wolfe (w/Chelsea) vs. Pope D'Angelo Dinero & Abyss never really got started..
  • April 18, 2010 - TNA Lockdown: Rob Van Dam defeated "Cowboy" James Storm to win the advantage in the Lethal Lockdown..
  • ~~~~~~~A.J. Styles w/Ric Flair defeated Pope D'Angelo Dinero with a pen to the eye to retain the TNA World Heavyweight title...
  • ~~~~~Team Hogan defeated Team Flair in the Lethal Lockdown match after interference by Ric Flair, Hulk Hogan, & Eric Bischoff..
  • ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~Team Hogan consisted of Abyss & Jeff Jarrett & Rob Van Dam & Jeff Hardy w/"The Immortal" Hulk Hogan..
  • ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~Team Flair consisted of Sting & Desmond Wolfe & Robert Roode & James Storm w/Ric Flair & Chelsea..
  • ~~~~~The finish saw Eric Bischoff come down and hand Hulk Hogan some brass knuckles so he could knock out Ric Flair!

    Total Nonstop Action - "The Nature Boy" Ric Flair vs. "Black Machismo" Jay Lethal
  • April 19, 2010 - TNA iMPACT: Ric Flair challenged Abyss to a one on one match for the hall of fame rings, Abyss accepted.
  • April 26, 2010 - TNA iMPACT: "The Monster" Abyss defeated "The Nature Boy" Ric Flair to win Flair's Hall of Fame ring!
  • May 3, 2010 - TNA iMPACT: Hulk Hogan gave Ric Flair's HOF ring to Jay Lethal, who suddenly began impersonating the Nature Boy..
  • ~~~Ric Flair confronted Jay Lethal saying he felt disrespected, so Lethal showed respect by giving Flair his Hall of Fame ring back..
  • ~~Ric Flair slapped Jay Lethal accross the face and a fight broke out until Flair's troop interfered - Team 3-D & RVD made the save!
  • May 16, 2010 - TNA Sacrifice: Rob Van Dam defeated A.J. Styles w/Ric Flair to retain the TNA World Heavyweight title..
  • May 20, 2010 - TNA iMPACT: Rob Van Dam & Jay Lethal defeated Beer Money Inc (Robert Roode & James Storm)..
  • ~~~After the match; Ric Flair attacked Jay Lethal and Sting (who was disguised a fan in the front row) attacked Rob Van Dam..
  • ~~~Later that night, Ric Flair agreed to mentor Frankie Kazarian, taking him under his wing by applauding his main event victory..
  • May 27, 2010 - TNA iMPACT: Frankie Kazarian defeated "Black Machismo" Jay Lethal after distraction from Ric Flair..
  • ~~~After the match, Ric Flair attacked Jay Lethal, soon joined by A.J. Styles, but Kazarian got up and began argueing with Styles!
  • ~~~Jay Lethal drop-kicked both Kazarian & Styles out of the ring - and the Nature Boy was livid about his two protege's screwing up..
  • June 3, 2010 - TNA iMPACT: Jay Lethal defeated A.J. Styles and Frankie Kazarian in a 3-WAY with Ric Flair watching from ringside..
  • ~~~A.J. Styles & Frankie Kazarian bickered like two brothers trying to get the attention of their father (Ric Flair) - Lethal pinned Styles..
  • ~~~~~~After the match, an angry Ric Flair told A.J. Styles to "go home and regroup because he is not in his good graces right now"..
  • ~~~~~~Kurt Angle then showed up to confront Ric Flair and also hype his Slammiversary match with #10 Ranked Frankie Kazarian..
  • June 13, 2010 - TNA Slammiversary: "Black Machismo" Jay Lethal defeated "The Phenomenal" A.J. Styles w/Nature Boy Ric Flair..
  • June 17, 2010 - TNA iMPACT: Ric Flair started a faction called "Fortune" and challenged his men to step up and earn their spot!
  • ~~~Ric Flair was talking to A.J. Styles, Frankie Kazarian, Desmond Wolfe, and Beer Money Inc. (Robert Roode & James Storm)..
  • ■June 24, 2010 – TNA iMPACT: Jay Lethal defeated (Frankie) Kazarian (Ric Flair & A.J. Styles attacked Lethal’s brother backstage)..
    ■July 1, 2010 – TNA iMPACT: #6 ranked Samoa Joe defeated #4 ranked A.J. Styles (w/Ric Flair & Frankie Kazarian) by submission…
    ■~~~A.J. Styles noticed Kazarian laughing at him, so he challenged him to a match next week and he accepted with Flair’s blessing..
    ■~~~LATER THAT NIGHT: Jay Lethal called out Flair/Styles, but got Matt Morgan instead…. Jay Lethal defeated Matt Morgan..
    ■July 8, 2010 – TNA iMPACT: Styles vs. Kazarian ended in a No Contest when Ric Flair ordered them to co-exist and form Fortune..
    ■~~~Later that night; Jay Lethal had an intense in-ring confrontation with Ric Flair to hype their big match at the Victory Road PPV..
    ■July 11, 2010 – TNA Victory Road: “Black Machismo” Jay Lethal defeated “The Nature Boy” Ric Flair with a figure-four-leg-lock!
    Total Nonstop Action – The formation of “Fortune”

    ■July 15, 2010 – TNA iMPACT: Ric Flair announced A.J. Styles & Kazarian the first two members of his group, known as FORTUNE!
    ■July 29, 2010 – TNA iMPACT: Ric Flair added Beer Money Inc. as the third and fourth members of his new group, FORTUNE!
    ■August 5, 2010 – TNA iMPACT: Ric Flair (wearing a suit) defeated Jay Lethal in a Street Fight with help from Douglas Williams..
    Total Nonstop Action – EV2.0 vs. FORTUNE:

    ■August 12, 2010 – The Whole F’n Show: Tommy Dreamer (with his EV2.0 brothers) were attacked and destroyed by FORTUNE!
    ■~~~~EV2.0 = Dreamer, Foley, Stevie Richards, Team 3-D, Rhino, Tony Luke, Guido Maritato, Sabu, Bill Alfonso, Sandman, & Raven..
    ■~~~~FORTUNE = Ric Flair, A.J. Styles, Frankie Kazarian, Robert Roode, James Storm, Douglas Williams, Matt Morgan, & Abyss..
    ■August 19, 2010 – TNA iMPACT: Ric Flair & Fortune bragged about destroying EV2.0 and then Dixie Carter signed them all to contracts!
    ■~~~Hulk Hogan & Jeff Jarrett confronted Kevin Nash & Sting in the ring but all four were attacked and destroyed by Ric Flair & Fortune!
    ■August 26, 2010 – TNA iMPACT: Dixie Carter suspended Ric Flair for 90 days without pay and Flair & Fortune threw a fit it the ring!
    ■~~~Flair threatened Dixie Carter, causing her husband (Serge) to hit the ring and Fortune beat him up! Hogan reversed the suspension.
    ■~~~Kurt Angle & Jeff Hardy & Mr. Anderson & The Pope beat A.J. Styles & Kazarian & Douglas Williams & Matt Morgan w/Ric Flair..
    ■September 2, 2010 – TNA iMPACT: Fortune w/Ric Flair defeated EV2.0 & Brian Kendrick w/Mick Foley in an 8-Man Elimination Match..
    ■~~~~A.J. Styles & Kazarian & Robert Roode & James Storm defeated Tommy Dreamer & Rhino & Sabu & Brian Kendrick [sub for Foley]
    Total Nonstop Action – EV2.0 vs. FORTUNE (Continued):

    ■September 16, 2010 – TNA iMPACT: Tommy Dreamer (in a suit) called out Fortune and praised each member of the group one at a time..
    ■~~~A.J. Styles briefly praised Dreamer, but then Fortune snapped and destroyed him – Brian Kendrick attempted to protect Dreamer..
    ■September 30, 2010 – TNA iMPACT: Mick Foley & Ric Flair had am amazing in-ring confrontation to set up a Last Man Standing match..
    ■October 7, 2010 – TNA iMPACT: Mick Foley defeated “The Nature Boy” Ric Flair in an outstanding Last Man Standing Match..
    ■October 10, 2010 – TNA Bound For Glory: EV2.0 w/Mick Foley defeated Fortune w/Ric Flair in a Lethal Lockdown Steel Cage Match..
    ■~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~EV2.0 = Tommy Dreamer & Stevie Richards & Raven & The War Machine Rhino & Sabu w/Mick Foley..
    ■~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~Fortune = A.J. Styles & Frankie Kazarian & Robert Roode & James Storm & Matt Morgan w/Ric Flair..
    Total Nonstop Action – EV2.0 vs. FORTUNE (Continued):

    ■October 14, 2010 – TNA iMPACT: Hulk Hogan’s “Immortal” formed an unbeatable alliance with Ric Flair’s “Fortune” faction..
    ■~~~Fortune (A.J. Styles & Kazarian & Beer Money & Douglas Williams w/Flair) defeated Pope D’Angelo Dinero in a Handicap match..
    ■October 21, 2010 – TNA iMPACT: Eric Bischoff & Ric Flair took control of the show while Hulk Hogan was out recoving from surgery..
    ■October 28, 2010 – TNA iMPACT: Ric Flair broke up a big fight between six Knockouts and set up a big tag team match later on the show..
    ■November 4, 2010 – TNA iMPACT: Frankie Kazarian defeatred Douglas Williams – (Ric Flair made both men shake hands after the match)..
    ■November 7, 2010 – TNA Turning Point: Fortune w/Ric Flair defeated EV2.0 – (Fortune chose to fire SABU after the match)..
    ■~~~ ~~~ ~~~ ~~~ ~~~ Fortune = A.J. Styles & Frankie Kazarian & Robert Roode & James Storm & Douglas Williams w/Ric Flair.
    ■~~~ ~~~ ~~~ ~~~ ~~~ EV2.0 = Raven & The War Machine Rhino & Sabu & Stevie Richards & Brian Kendrick (injured his knee)..
    ■~~~ ~~~ ~~~ ~~~ ~~~ ~~~ ~~~ Ric Flair cut a promo saying he hated the Sheik and was glad Sabu was gone from the company.
    Total Nonstop Action – IMMORTAL & FORTUNE:

    ■Ric Flair & Eric Bischoff controled Immortal while Hulk Hogan enjoyed his part-time status with Total Nonstop Action.
    ■November 18, 2010 – TNA iMPACT: Matt Morgan defeated a bloody Ric Flair with help from Doug Williams and Carbon Footprint!
    ■November 25, 2010 – TNA iMPACT: Hulk Hogan, Eric Bischoff, and Ric Flair had a Thankgiving party all-night for Immortal & Fortune..
    ■~~~Bischoff invited former president of TNA, Dixie Carter, to join them so they could gloat about having taken the company away from her..
    ■~~~Dixie Carter showed up and served Hulk Hogan with legal documents which put an injunction on all of his activities in TNA immediately..
    Total Nonstop Action – IMMORTAL & FORTUNE:

    ■December 9, 2010 – TNA iMPACT: Ric Flair introduced the most important member of Immortal, TNA champion Jeff Hardy..
    ■December 23, 2010 – TNA iMPACT: Eric Bischoff & Ric Flair ordered Immortal/Fortune to take control of all the TNA championship..
    ■December 30, 2010 – TNA iMPACT: Bischoff & Flair had Mick Foley thrown out of the building when he stuck his nose in their business..
    ■January 6, 2011 – TNA iMPACT: Bischoff & Flair indicated that they were disappointed with A.J. Styles and challenged him to rise up..
    ■January 9, 2011 – TNA Genesis: Mick Foley tried to get involved in the main event but was ejected by Ric Flair & Immortal Security..
    Total Nonstop Action – IMMORTAL & FORTUNE:

    ■January 13, 2011 – TNA iMPACT: Matt Morgan defeated TNA Television champion The Monster Abyss w/Ric Flair in a Non-title match..
    ■~~~After the match, Abyss was attacked backstage by newcomer Crimson, who had a warning for Immortal that “THEY” were coming..
    ■~~~~~~~Abyss freaked out and reported what happened to Eric Bischoff & Ric Flair, who thought Abyss was just having flashbacks..
    ■January 20, 2011 – TNA iMPACT: Matt Morgan defeated “The Freak” Rob Terry w/Ric Flair in five seconds with the Carbon Footprint..
    ■~~~Matt Morgan attacked Ric Flair until the save was made by Abyss – leading to a triple team assault by Flair, Abyss, & Big Rob Terry..
    ■~~~~LATER: The show ended with Abyss coming out on stage and collapsing, revealing that the spiked 2X4 was stuck in his spine!
    ■~~~~~~~Crimson came out onto the stage wearing a suit and red tie to publicly announce that “THEY” were coming on February 3rd!
    ■January 29, 2011–TNA House Show: Ric Flair (bloody) defeated Doug Williams in London, England..
    ■Ric Flair missed a set of iMPACT Tapings after returning from Europe, possibly due to an “incident” that occured while on tour..
    ■February 3, 2011 – TNA iMPACT: Fourtune revealed themselves to be “THEY” and joined Angle, Crimson, & Steiner’s group..
    Total Nonstop Action – IMMORTAL:

    ■During Ric Flair’s absense, the faction known as Fourtune (Styles & Kazarian & Roode & Storm) split from IMMORTAL..
    ■February 17, 2011 – TNA iMPACT: Ric Flair returned to TNA, only to turn on FOURTUNE and align himself with IMMORTAL..
    ■February 24, 2011 – TNA iMPACT: Ric Flair and A.J. Styles had an in-ring confrontation which ended with Herandez attacking Styles!
    ■~~~Styles kept fighting back and getting his hands on the Nature Boy, only to be repeatedly attacked and taken down by Hernandez…
    ■March 10, 2011 – TNA iMPACT: Ric Flair & Matt Hardy defeated A.J. Styles in a 2-on-1 Street Fight..
    ■March 13, 2011 – TNA Victory Road: A.J. Styles defeated Matt Hardy – [On his way out, A.J. stunned Ric Flair with a low-blow!!]
    Total Nonstop Action – Lethal Lockdown:

    ■March 17, 2011–TNA iMPACT: AJ Styles vs. Bully Ray vs. Mr. Anderson vs. Rob Van Dam for the #1 Contendership ended in a no contest..
    ■~~~After the match, Ric Flair came out and low blowed AJ Styles, allowing Bully Ray to power bomb him off the stage through a table!
    ■March 24, 2011–TNA iMPACT: Ric Flair came out with Matt Hardy & Bully Ray and called them two of the greatest tag team wrestlers ever..
    ■~~~Fortune came out and attacked Matt Hardy, Bully Ray, and Ric Flair! Robert Roode chopped the crap out of Ric Flair in the corner!
    ■~~~~~~~Beer Money Inc. went for the DWI on Flair, but the lights went out and The Monster Abyss came out and saved the Nature Boy!
    ■March 31, 2011–TNA iMPACT: Matt Hardy & Abyss & Bully Ray w/ Ric Flair vs. Sting & Mr. Anderson & RVD ended in no contest (Cage)
    ■~~~Ric Flair pulled Rob Van Dam’s pony tail through the cage allowing Bully Ray to get the upper hand, and then chased off the camera man!
    ■~~~~After the match, Fortune and Immortal brawl in the steel cage, and Flair locked the door allowing Immortal to get the upper hand!
    ■~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~Christopher Daniels came out and jumped off the cage taking out Immortal!
    ■~~~~~~~~~~~~~Ric Flair asked who that was that just got involved in Immortal’s business and called him a 140 pound loser!
    ■April 7, 2011–TNA iMPACT: Fortune and Christopher Daniels come out only to be interupted by Ric Flair, Bully Ray, Matt Hardy, & Abyss..
    ■~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~Ric Flair told Christopher Daniels he has no idea who he was and hasn’t seen him coming or going anywhere!
    ■~~~~Ric Flair told Daniels that he and Hulk Hogan have talked, and he’s not under contract to TNA so he should hit the bricks!
    ■~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~Christopher Daniels told Ric Flair that he appreciated the thought, but he can jam it straight up his ass!
    ■April 14, 2011–TNA iMPACT: Matt Hardy w/Immortal & Ric Flair defeated Kazarian w/ Fortune
    ■~~~Before the match started, the referee threw out Immortal & Ric Flair! Flair took off his coat and it’s on!
    ■April 17, 2011–TNA Lockdown: Fortune defeated Immortal in a Lethal Lockdown Steel Cage Match..
    ■~~~~~~~~~~~~Fortune = James Storm & Robert Roode & Frankie Kazarian & Christopher Daniels..
    ■~~~~~~~~~~~~Immortal = The Nature Boy Ric Flair & The Monster Abyss & Bully Ray & Matt Hardy..
    Total Nonstop Action – Immortal:

    ■May 5, 2011–TNA iMPACT: Sting told Hulk Hogan that next week, a Spike TV Executive will show up live on iMPACT!..
    ■~~~~~~~~~~~~Hulk Hogan started to act paranoid about who it could be and started to believe it was Ric Flair!
    ■May 12, 2011–TNA iMPACT: Ric Flair returned to iMPACT and strutted into Hulk Hogan’s office..
    ■~~~~~~~~~~~~Hulk Hogan called Ric Flair a son of a bitch and said he knew that the Nature Boy was the Spike TV Executive..
    ■~~~~~~~~~~~~Ric Flair told Hulk he’s crazy and Eric Bischoff calmed everyone down. Hogan apologizes to Flair for blowing up.




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