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Daily Pro Wrestling History (12/15): WWE Armageddon 2002



Wichita, Kansas:
- World Heavyweight Champion Ed "Strangler" Lewis beat Taro Miyake (Miyake was billed as the Jiu-Jitsu champion)


Kansas City, Kansas:
- The Ox defeated Bulldog Plechas
- Sonny Myers defeated Ron Reed
- Bob Geigel & Bob Brown defeated Mike DiBiase & Jack Donovan in three falls


Tokyo, Japan:
- Terry & Dory Funk Jr. defeated Abdullah The Butcher & The Sheik to win the first All Japan Pro Wrestling Real World Tag League tournament 


Minneapolis, Minnesota:
- Verne Gagne beat Ray Stevens
- Jim Brunzell beat Bobby Duncum by DQ
- Lord Alfred Hayes beat Paul Ellering
- Pat Patterson beat Red Bastien
- Paul Ellering & Steve Olsonoski beat Cecil Dubois & Iron Sheik

Tokyo, Japan: 
- Giant Baba & Jumbo Tsuruta defeated Dory Jr & Terry Funk 


Bayamon, Puerto Rico:
- Abdullah The Butcher defeated Carlos Colon to win the WWC Puerto Rican Heavyweight Title


Memphis, Tennessee:
- Sonny King beat Bill Irwin
- Bobby Eaton & The Angel beat Tony Charles & Ricky Morton via DQ
- Koko Ware beat Jimmy Valiant via DQ
- Billy Robinson beat Robert Gibson
- Dream Machine beat Carl Fergie via submission
- Tommy Rich & Bill Dundee beat Southern Tag Champs Roger Kirby & Guy Mitchell via DQ


Milwaukee, Wisconsin:
- Fabulous Ones no contest AWA Tag Team Champions Road Warriors
- Lights Out Match: Jerry Blackwell beat Crazy Luke Graham (sub King Kong Brody)
- Curt Hennig beat Mr. Saito
- Jimmy Garvin beat Tom Zenk
- Baron Von Raschke beat Steve Regal


Memphis, Tennessee:
- Tracy Smothers & John Paul drew Tony Burton & Boy Tony
- Jonathon Boyd beat Davey Haskins
- Jerry Bryant & Lou Winston beat Goliath & Downtown Bruno
- Paul Diamond & Pat Tanaka beat Akio Sato & Tarzan Goto in a "stretcher" match to win the CWA International Tag Team Titles
- Big Bubba beat Tommy Rich via DQ
- Southern Tag Champs The Rock-n-Roll RPMs beat Jeff Jarrett & Billy Joe Travis
- The Great Kabuki pinned Jerry Lawler


St. Louis, Missouri:
- Eddie Gilbert fought Kevin Sullivan to a double count-out 
- The New Zealand Militia defeated Tommy Rich & Ranger Ross
- Bobby Eaton & Stan Lane defeated Shane Douglas & Johnny Ace
- Road Warrior Hawk defeated Dan Spivey via disqualification when Teddy Long interfered
- NWA World Champion Ric Flair pinned NWA US Champion Lex Luger 
- Brian Pillman & Tom Zenk defeated Michael Hayes & Jimmy Garvin
- NWA Tag Team Champions Rick & Scott Steiner defeated Doom


WWE Armageddon: Ft. Lauderdale, Florida:
- Booker T and Goldust defeated Christian & Chris Jericho and The Dudleys and William Regal & Lance Storm to capture the RAW World Tag Titles in an elimination match
- Edge defeated Albert via disqualification 
- Chris Benoit defeated WWE Smackdown Tag Team Champion Eddie Guerrero 
- Batista (w/ Ric Flair) pinned Kane 
- WWE Women's Champion Victoria defeated Trish Stratus and Jackie
- Kurt Angle defeated Big Show to capture the WWE World Title
- Triple H defeated Shawn Michaels in a two-out-of-three falls match to capture the RAW World Title


ROH Final Battle: New York, New York:
- Matt Taven pinned Will Ospreay
- War Machine beat Christopher Daniels & Frankie Kazarian
- Jay Lethal pinned Marty Scurll
- Chris Sabin & Alex Shelly beat Chuckie T & Baretta
- Silas Young won a four-way elimination match to win the TV title over champion Kenny King, Punishment Martinez and Shane Taylor
- Mark & Jay Briscoe beat Tommy Dreamer & Bully Ray in a street fight
- Young Bucks & Adam Page retained the six-man titles over Dragon Lee & Titan & Flip Gordon
- Dalton Castle pinned Cody to win the ROH title