[Ric Flair Gallery]
[Four Horsemen Gallery]
||"Nature Boy" Ric Flair
||Richard Morgan Fliehr
||February 25, 1949
||Born in Memphis, Tennessee
Lived in Edina, Minnesota
Moved to Charlotte, North Carolina
||Divorced from Beth w/Children
Married to Tiffany (May 27, 2006)
|Height & Weight:
||6'1" - 243 lbs
||"Ramblin" Ricky Rhodes
Black Scorpion (masked)
CEO of WCW (storyline)
GM of RAW (storyline)
||Top Rope Knee Drop (Early)
Figure Four Leg Lock
Article: Ric Flair: Icon
Article: To Be The Man, You Gotta Beat The Man
Article: Ric Flair: Twenty Times The Man.
Article: Legend vs Legend
Article: Wooooo! We're Partners Vince!
Article: The Plane Crash That Changed Wrestling
Information: IV Horsemen
Information: History of the Cage
Feature: Fantasy Booker I (Flair vs HHH)
Wrestlers who Ric Flair has Feuded With:
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);
Obsessedwithwrestling.com Hall of Fame Inductee (2003);
(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 & Rob Van Dam (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 (November 5, 2006);
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..
July 25, 1986: 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
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.
March 27, 1988: Sting fought Flair to a 45-minute draw at the first Clash Of Champions
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: Flair defeated Lex Luger by a controversial referee's decision at the 1988 Great American Bash PPV
In September, Blanchard and Anderson left the NWA, so Flair and Windham were simply called "The Horsemen"
December 7, 1988: Flair and Windham defeated The Midnight Express at the fourth Clash of Champions
Starrcade 88: Flair finally gained a pinfall victory over Lex Luger in the main event.
The Dragon Returns!:
February 1989: Flair and Windham were challenged to a tag team match against Eddie Gilbert and a mystery wrestler
Ricky Steamboat turned out to be the partner, and he pinned Flair
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 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: Flair lost to Steamboat in an hour-long three-falls match at the sixth Clash Of Champions
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
March 21, 1991: 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: Ric Flair won the NWA Title for the ninth time by defeating Tatsumi Fujinami in St. Petersburg at Superbrawl.
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 was asked to lose to Barry Windham in an earlier match instead
~~~Flair refused again, so he 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
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: Ric Flair recaptured the NWA Heavyweight title by defeating Barry Windham..
September 19, 1993: Rick Rude defeated Ric Flair to win the NWA World Heavyweight title..
December 27, 1993: Ric Flair defeated Vader to win the WCW World title for the second time..
June 23, 1994: 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..
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.. [Pic 1 - Pic 2]
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, 2005 - RAW: Ric Flair continued to challenge Mick Foley but instead got into a scuffle with Johnny Nitro & Melina..
July 24, 2005 - RAW: Ric Flair & John Cena defeated Edge w/Lita & Johnny Nitro w/Melina in a main event tag match...
July 31, 2005 - RAW: Ric Flair & Mick Foley took their feud to whole new levels by cutting very intense promo on each other..
August 7, 2005 - RAW: Ric Flair and Mick Foley had another heated confrontation with Flair goading Foley into accepting his challenge!
August 14, 2005 - 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: Fans Chose Flair's Partner: 1) Sgt. Slaughter - 2) Roddy Piper (45%) - 3) Dusty Rhodes (36%)..
~~~~"The Nature Boy" Ric Flair & "Rowdy" Roddy Piper defeated The Spirit Squad (Kenny & Mikey) to win the Tag Team titles!
November 6, 2006 - RAW: Ric Flair & Roddy Piper defeated Randy Orton & Edge w/Lita with help from Degeneration-X..
November 13, 2006 - RAW: Randy Orton & Edge defeated Ric Flair & Roddy Piper to win the World Tag Team titles!
~~~Roddy Piper was "taken out" before the match due to a legitimate injury so Ric Flair had to defend the titles alone..
November 20, 2006 - RAW: John Cena & Ric Flair & HHH & HBK defeated Edge & Randy Orton & Kenny Doane & The Big Show..
November 26, 2006 - Survivor Series: The Flair Squad defeated The Spirit Squad in a Survivor Series Elimination match..
~~~Ric Flair & Dusty Rhodes & Sgt. Slaughter & Ron Simmons defeated The Spirit Squad (Kenny & Mikey & Johnny & Nicky)..
November 27, 2006 - RAW: DX (Triple H & Shawn Michaels & Ric Flair) defeated The Spirit Squad (all five members)..
~~~Later that night: Ric Flair was attacked and viciously bloodied by Edge & Randy Orton thus writing Flair out of storylines!
December 11, 2006 - RAW: Triple H defeated Edge by DQ after Randy Orton, Shawn Michaels, Kenny & Ric Flair interfered...
~~~DX (Triple H & Shawn Michaels) & Ric Flair defeated Rated RKO (Edge & Randy Orton) & Kenny Doane in a Six-Man-Tag..
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..