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Daily Pro Wrestling History (12/23): Homicide wins ROH World title at Final Battle 2006



Atlanta, Georgia:
- Ray Villmer defeated George Flynn for the NWA (Georgia) Southern Heavyweight Title


Los Angeles, California
- George Bollas defeated Sandor Szabo for the NWA Beat the Champ International Television Title 


- Doc and George Gallagher defeated Johnny Demchuck and Pepper Gomez to win the Big Time Wrestling Northwest Tag Team Titles


Atlanta, Georgia:
- Bill and Fred Blassie defeated Jerry Graham and Don McIntyre to win the NWA (Georgia) World Tag Team Titles


Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada:
- Stan Mykietowich and Ted Stefanyk defeated Frenchy Champagne and Ed Tardi for the Madison Wrestling Club Tag Team Titles


Portland, Oregon:
- Kurt Von Himmler and Kurt Von Poppenheim defeated Herb and Seymour Freeman to win the NWA Pacific Northwest Tag Team Titles


Long Beach, California:
- Lord James Blears and Nick Bockwinkel defeated Stan Holek and The Preacher for the NWA (Hollywood Wrestling) International Television Tag Team Titles


Chattanooga, Tennessee:
- Rocky Smith won the NWA Southern Junior Heavyweight Title by defeating Hiro Matsuda in a rematch to win the vacant title 


Mobile, Alabama:
- Mike Boyette won a battle royal to win the NWA Gulf Coast Heavyweight Title and City of Mobile Heavyweight Title


Tampa, Florida:
- Bob Roop defeated Ole Anderson to win the NWA Florida Television Title


Calgary, Alberta, Canada:
- Geoff Portz defeated Kendo Nagasaki to win the Stampede North American Heavyweight Title

Detroit, Michigan:
- Bobo Brazil defeated Pampero Firpo to win the NWA (Detroit) United States Heavyweight Title 

Chattanooga, Tennessee:
- Bearcat Brown and Johnny Walker defeated The Bounty Hunters (David and Jerry Novak) for the NWA (Mid-America) Southern Tag Team Title 

Calgary, Alberta, Canada:
- Danny Babich and Michel Martel defeated George Gordienko and Super Hawk to win the Stampede International Tag Team Title


Tampa, Florida:
- Rocky Johnson defeated King Curtis Iaukea to win the NWA Florida Heavyweight Title


Eugene, Oregon:
- Curt Hennig and Pat (Scott) McGhee defeated The Assassin and The Dynamite for the NWA Pacific Northwest Tag Team Title 

Calgary, Alberta, Canada:
- Archie Gouldie won the Stampede North American Heavyweight Title by defeating Bad News Allen


Montreal, Quebec, Canada:
- King Tonga beat Dino Bravo by DQ
- AWA Champion Rick Martel beat Nick Bockwinkel
- Jos Leduc beat The Superstar
- Rick Valentine & Sailor White beat Raymond Rougeau & Jacques Rougeau Jr. by DQ
- Little Beaver & Tiger Jackson beat Pancho Boy & Sonny Boy


Fort Worth, Texas:
- Mark Youngblood defeated Jack Victory for the WCCW Television Title 

Birmingham, Alabama:
- Robert Fuller defeated Roberto Soto to win the NWA Continental Heavyweight Title 


Tokyo, Japan:
- Shinobu Kandori defeated Lola Gonzales to win the UWA Women's World Title


White Plains, New York:
- Mike Awesome defeated Masato Tanaka to win the ECW World Heavyweight Title


ROH Final Battle: New York City, New York:
- Jimmy Rave defeated Nigel McGuinness
- Adam Pearce (w/ Shane Hagadorn) pinned Ricky Reyes (w/ Julius Smokes) 
- Jimmy Jacobs & Brent Albright defeated Colt Cabana & BJ Whitmer (w/ Daizee Haze) 
- Mark & Jay Briscoe defeated Chris Hero & Claudio Castagnoli (w/ Larry Sweeney) 
- CIMA, Shingo & ROH Tag Team Champion Matt Sydal defeated Austin Aries, Roderick Strong & Delirious in a Dragon Gate rules match 
- Homicide defeated Bryan Danielson to win the ROH World Title 

Tokyo, Japan:
- Tatsuhito Takaiwa defeated Takashi Sugiura to win the NOAH GHC Junior Heavyweight Title 


Tokyo, Japan:
- Naomichi Marafuji defeated Prince Devitt to win the Super J Cup


- Angelina Love & Winter defeated Madison Rayne & Tara to win the tournament finals of the TNA Knockouts Tag Team Tournament and become tag team champions


ROH Final Battle: New York, New York:
- Michael Elgin pinned TJ Perkins at 7:35
- Tommaso Ciampa pinned Jimmy Rave at 8:55
- ROH TV Champion Jay Lethal defeated El Generico and Mike Bennett in an elimination match
- Kevin Steen pinned Steve Corino
- Matt & Nick Jackson won a 4-team gauntlet match over Caprice Coleman & Cedric Alexander, Adam Cole & Kyle O'Reilly and Kenny King & Rhett Titus
- Roderick Strong defeated Chris Hero
- Mark & Jay Briscoe defeated ROH Tag Team Champions Shelton Benjamin & Charlie Haas to win the titles 
- ROH World Champion Davey Richards pinned Eddie Edwards to retain the title


Tokyo, Japan:
- Kenny Omega defeated El Generico (Sami Zayn) to win the Openweight title