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National Wrestling Alliance
N.W.A. Mid-Atlantic Heavyweight
Mid-Atlantic Heavyweight Championship
(September 6, 1973 - Present)
Won By: Won From:     Date: Event: Location: Length of         
Title Reign:         
Jerry Brisco -- Sep. 06, 1973        -- Greensboro, NC, USA 113 days     
The Eastern States Heavyweight Championship is renamed the Mid-Atlantic Heavyweight Championship.
Johnny Valentine Jerry Brisco Dec. 28, 1973        -- Charleston, SC, USA 304 days     
Valentine is awarded the title after Brisco is injured during the match and is unable to continue.
** Title Held-Up ** -- Oct. 28, 1974        -- Charlotte, NC, USA 7 days     
The title is held-up after a match against Sonny King.
Johnny Valentine (2) Sonny King Nov. 04, 1974        -- Charlotte, NC, USA 237 days     
Valentine defeats King in a rematch for the held-up title.
Wahoo McDaniel Johnny Valentine Jun. 29, 1975        -- Ashville, NC, USA 83 days     
Ric Flair Wahoo McDaniel Sep. 20, 1975        -- Hampton, VA, USA 226 days     
Wahoo McDaniel (2) Ric Flair May 03, 1976        -- Charlotte, NC, USA 21 days     
Ric Flair (2) Wahoo McDaniel May 24, 1976        -- Charlotte, NC, USA 110 days     
Wahoo McDaniel (3) Ric Flair Sep. 11, 1976        -- Greenville, SC, USA 35 days     
Ric Flair (3) Wahoo McDaniel Oct. 16, 1976        -- Greensboro, NC, USA 72 days     
Wahoo McDaniel (4) Ric Flair Dec. 27, 1976        -- Richmond, VA, USA 166 days     
Greg Valentine Wahoo McDaniel Jun. 11, 1977        -- Greensboro, NC, USA 59 days     
Wahoo McDaniel (5) Greg Valentine Aug. 09, 1977        -- Raleigh, NC, USA 29 days     
Greg Valentine (2) Wahoo McDaniel Sep. 07, 1977        -- Raleigh, NC, USA 207 days     
Ken Patera Greg Valentine Apr. 02, 1978        -- Greensboro, NC, USA 188 days     
Tony Atlas Ken Patera Oct. 07, 1978        -- Charlotte, NC, USA 14 days     
Ken Patera (2) Tony Atlas Oct. 21, 1978        -- Greensboro, NC, USA 328 days     
Jim Brunzel Ken Patera Sep. 14, 1979        -- Richmond, VA, USA 72 days     
Ray Stevens Jim Brunzel Nov. 25, 1979        -- Greensboro, NC, USA 41 days     
Jim Brunzel (2) Ray Stevens Jan. 05, 1980        -- -- 127 days     
Iron Sheik Jim Brunzel May 11, 1980        -- Charlotte, NC, USA 174 days     
Ricky Steamboat Iron Sheik Nov. 01, 1980        -- -- 166 days     
Ivan Koloff Ricky Steamboat Apr. 16, 1981        -- Norfolk, VA, USA 177 days     
Ricky Steamboat (2) Ivan Koloff Oct. 10, 1981        -- Greensboro, NC, USA 22 days     
Roddy Piper Ricky Steamboat Nov. 01, 1981        -- Greensboro, NC, USA 190 days     
Jack Brisco Roddy Piper May 10, 1982        -- Greenville, SC, USA 58 days     
Roddy Piper (2) Jack Brisco Jul. 07, 1982        -- -- 27 days     
Jack Brisco (2) Roddy Piper Aug. 03, 1982        -- Raleigh, NC, USA 29 days     
Paul Jones Jack Brisco Sep. 01, 1982        -- Charlotte, NC, USA 47 days     
Jack Brisco (3) Paul Jones Oct. 18, 1982        -- Greenville, SC, USA 7 days     
Paul Jones (2) Jack Brisco Oct. 25, 1982        -- Fayetteville, NC, USA 12 days     
Jack Brisco (4) Paul Jones Nov. 06, 1982        -- -- 78 days     
Dory Funk, Jr. Jack Brisco Jan. 23, 1983        -- Charlotte, NC, USA 194 days     
Rufus R. Jones Dory Funk, Jr. Aug. 05, 1983        -- Richmond, VA, USA 120 days     
Dick Slater Rufus R. Jones Dec. 03, 1983        -- Hampton, VA, USA 14 days     
Ivan Koloff (2) Dick Slater Dec. 17, 1983        -- -- 39 days     
Slater relinquishes the championship to Ivan Koloff after winning the United States Heavyweight Championship on December 14, 1983.
Angelo Mosca, Jr. Ivan Koloff Jan. 25, 1984        -- Shelby, NC, USA 53 days     
Ivan Koloff (3) Angelo Mosca Mar. 18, 1984        -- Charlotte, NC, USA 35 days     
Angelo Mosca, Jr. (2) Ivan Koloff Apr. 22, 1984        -- Charlotte, NC, USA 20 days     
Masked Outlaw (2) Angelo Mosca, Jr. May 12, 1984        -- -- 46 days     
Angelo Mosca, Jr. (3) Masked Outlaw Jun. 27, 1984        -- Norfolk, VA, USA 63 days     
Ron Bass Angelo Mosca Aug. 29, 1984        -- Spartanburg, SC, USA 199 days     
Buzz Tyler Ron Bass Mar. 16, 1985        -- Greensboro, NC, USA 121 days     
** Title Vacated ** Buzz Tyler Jul. 15, 1985        -- -- 136 days     
The title is vacated when Tyler leaves Mid-Atlantic Championship Wrestling.
Krusher Khruschev Tournament Nov. 28, 1985        StarrCade Greensboro, NC, USA 44 days     
Khruschev defeats Sam Houston in the finals of a tournament for the vacated championship.
Sam Houston Krusher Khruschev Jan. 11, 1986        -- Atlanta, GA, USA 66 days     
Black Bart Sam Houston Mar. 18, 1986        -- Mooresville, NC, USA 168 days     
Ronnie Garvin Black Bart Sep. 02, 1986        -- Spartanburg, SC, USA 98 days     
** Title Vacated ** Ronnie Garvin Dec. 09, 1986        -- -- 9 yrs, 223 days     
The title is vacated after Garvin wins the United States Tag Team Championship. Although a tournament is announced to crown a new champion, the championship becomes inactive.
Preston Quinn Rising Sun Jul. 17, 1996        -- Suffolk, VA, USA 206 days     
Quinn defeats Rising Sun for the vacated title.
Carolina Kid Preston Quinn Feb. 08, 1997        -- Norfolk, VA, USA 1 yr, 81 days     
** Title Vacated ** Carolina Kid Apr. 30, 1998        -- -- 1 yr, 155 days     
Colt Steele The Matal Maniac Oct. 02, 1999        -- Columbus, OH, USA 1 yr, 6 days     
Steele defeats The Matal Maniac for the vacant title.
Bunkhouse Buck Colt Steele Oct. 07, 2000        -- Morganton, NC, USA 1 yr, 55 days     
** Title Vacated ** Bunkhouse Buck Dec. 01, 2001        -- -- 13 days     
Buff Bagwell Rikki Nelson Dec. 14, 2001        -- Hartsville, SC, USA 62 days     
Bagwell defeats Nelson for the vacant title.
** Title Vacated ** Buff Bagwell Feb. 14, 2002        -- -- 1 yr, 319 days     
Steve Williams Terry Taylor Dec. 30, 2003        -- Guangzhou, China 1 yr, 246 days     
Williams defeats Taylor for the vacant title.
** Title Vacated ** Steve Williams Sep. 01, 2005        -- -- 23 days     
Scott Steiner Buff Bagwell Sep. 24, 2005        -- Concord, NC, USA 158 days     
** Title Vacated ** Scott Steiner Mar. 01, 2006        -- -- 16 days     
Buff Bagwell (2) Rikki Nelson Mar. 17, 2006        -- Laurens, SC, USA 11 yrs, 43 days