Article: Has Batista Bombed?
Article: The Animal Still Rules
||January 18, 1969
||Grew up in Washington DC
Currently: Reston, Virginia
||Divorced from Angie w/3 Daughters
|Height & Weight:
||6'5" - 317 lbs
||Wild Somoan Afa
Demon of the Deep (OVW)
Deacon Batista (WWE)
David Batista (WWE)
Doublehand Choke Lift
Elevated Half Crab
Elbow Face Stretch
Hammerlock and Arm Bar
The Dudley Boyz
John Bradshaw Layfield
OVW World Heavyweight title;
(WWE) World Tag Team titles w/Ric Flair defeating The Dudley Boyz in a Tag Team Turmoil match (Armageddon 2003);
(WWE) World Tag Team titles w/Ric Flair defeating Booker T & Rob Van Dam (RAW March 22, 2004);
(WWE) World Heavyweight title defeating Triple H (Wrestlemania 21);
WWE Tag Team titles w/Rey Mysterio defeating Joey Mercury & Johnny Nitro (December 16, 2005);
In The Beginning
David Batista's father was Filipino (which means he was from the Philippines)..
David Batista grew up in the Washington DC area and often worked as a bouncer at many clubs in the area..
David Batista got into wrestling after meeting Road Warrior Animal & Curt Hennig at a body building show in Minneapolis..
David Batista went to the WCW Power Plant for a tryout, where they told him he'd never make it in the Wrestling business..
David Batista went to WWF, who directed him to the Wild Samoan Wrestling School where he was trained by Afa..
David Batista was then signed to a WWE developmental deal and assigned to Jim Cornette's Ohio Valley Wrestling in Louisville..
Ohio Valley Wrestling - Leviathan
Leviathan was a member of OVW's Disciples of Synn..
World Wrestling Entertainment - Deacon Batista
Leviathan (using the name Deacon Batista) debuted in the WWF as a Bodyguard to D-Von Dudley during his Preaching gimmick..
May 9, 2002 - Smackdown!: Batista debuted on WWF Television as one of Rev. DVon's followers known as "Deacon Buitista"..
June 27, 2002 - Smackdown!: Rev D-Von & Batista (in ring debut) defeated Farooq & Randy Orton..
August 29, 2002 - Smackdown!: Batista attacked D-Von Dudley, breaking away from D-Von's control..
September 5, 2002 - Smackdown!: Batista defeated Rev D-Von Dudley after a powerbomb..
World Wrestling Entertainment - Batista on RAW
October 21, 2002 - RAW: Video packages play warning that the "Genetic Revolution Has Begun!"
November 4, 2002 - RAW: (Dave) Batista finally debuts on RAW, squashing Justin Credible..
November 11, 2002 - RAW: Dave Batista slaughters DLo Brown..
November 18, 2002 - RAW: Dave Batista aligns himself with Ric Flair, attacking Kane during the show..
November 25, 2002 - RAW: Dave Batista defeats Kane after Ric Flair whacks Kane with a steel chair!
December 2, 2002 - RAW: Batista destroys Hurricane but gets into a fight with Kane afterwards..
December 15, 2002 - Armageddon: Batista scores an upset victory of Kane with help from Ric Flair..
December 16, 2002 - RAW: Kane & Rob Van Dam defeat Batista & Three Minute Warning in a handicap match..
December 23, 2002 - RAW: Batista DESTROYS Spike Dudley..
January 13, 2003 - RAW: Jericho defeats Kane, RVD & Batita in an "Over The Top Rop Challange" to pick your Rumble spot..
January 20, 2003 - RAW: Scott Stiener def Batista by DQ when Ric Flair, Randy Orton, Batista & Triple H interfer and demolish Stiener..
January 27, 2003 - RAW: Triple H & Batista defeat Kane & Rob Van Dam after Batista ripped off Kane's mask..
~~~After the match, Triple H, Batista, Ric Flair & Randy Orton once again demolish Scott Stiener, the Evolution is born..
February 2, 2003 - Live Event: Batista takes on Brock Lesnar for the first time in the WWE, in a losing cause..
Febuary 3, 2003 - RAW: Batista & Randy Orton attack Goldust and thrown into an electrical box, shocking him unconcious!!
February 10, 2003 - RAW: Batista defeats Tommy Dreamer..
Febuary 17, 2003 - RAW: Booker T & Scott Stiener defeats Triple H & Batista dispite interference from Flair & Orton..
Febuary 24, 2003 - RAW: Scott Stiener & Booker T defeat Batista & Randy Orton..
March 1, 2003 - Live Event: Batista tears his bicep in a match with the Dudleyz and will miss some time..
May 1, 2003: Batista re-tore his right tricep muscle when he fell while running with his wife, will have surgury with Dr. James Andrews..
July 11, 2003 - WXW Sportsfest: Batista made a run-in during Tito Santana/Virgil/Samu vs. Jamal/Manu/Gary Wolfe by helping the faces..
World Wrestling Entertainment - Batista The Return
October 20, 2003 - RAW: Bill Goldberg vs Shawn Michael is a draw when BATISTA appears and "takes out" Goldberg..
November 3, 2003 - RAW: Batista defeated/demolished Maven..
November 10, 2003 - RAW: Bill Goldberg defeated Batista by DQ when Triple H interfered with a sledgehammer..
November 17, 2003 - RAW: Triple H/Batista/Randy Orton defeated Bill Goldberg in a Handicap match..
November 24, 2003 - RAW ROULETTE: Shawn Michaels & Chris Jericho defeated Batista & Ric Flair in the main event..
~~~After the match, Batista attacked and choked out Shawn Michaels, causing him to bleed from the mouth..
December 1, 2003 - RAW: Bill Goldberg & Shawn Michaels & Rob Van Dam beat Batista & Randy Orton & Kane in the main event!
December 8, 2003 - RAW: Batista defeated Rob Van Dam in a non-title match!
December 14, 2003 - Armageddon: Shawn Michaels defeated Batista -- Batista & Ric Flair won the Tag Team titles later in the evening!
December 15, 2003 - RAW: Rob Van Dam & Shawn Michaels beat Triple H/Ric Flair/Batista (HBK pinned HHH)..
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 16, 2004 - RAW: Booker T & Rob Van Dam defeated Ric Flair & Batista to win the World Tag Team titles!
February 23, 2004 - RAW: Chris Benoit defeated Batista..
March 1, 2004 - RAW: Randy Orton & Batista beat Shawn Michaels & Chris Benoit when Michaels & Benoit start fighting!
~~~Later that night, Mick Foley brings in The Rock to help him fight off Evolution (Randy Orton, Batista & Ric Flair)..
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 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 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 10, 2004 - RAW: Batista destroys Tajiri in a match..
May 17, 2004 - RAW: Edge & Chris Benoit defeated Randy Orton & Batista to retain the World Tag Team titles..
May 24, 2004 - RAW: Chris Jericho & Shelton Benjamin defeated Randy Orton & Batista..
June 7, 2004 - RAW: Batista defeated Shelton Benjamin with help from Randy Orton (Post-match Evolution beatdown)..
June 13, 2004 - Bad Blood: Batista squashed Maven in a match shown live on Sunday Night Heat..
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..
June 21, 2004 - RAW: Randy Orton & Batista defeated Edge & Chris Jericho (Y2J was stretchered out Midway through)..
June 28, 2004 - RAW: Chris Jericho & Edge defeated Randy Orton & Batista..
July 5, 2004 - RAW in Winnipeg: Batista defeated Kane by DQ after Matt Hardy attacked Kane!
July 9, 2004--Afa's wXw Show: Batista did a run in at the end of the show and cleaned house for a babyface pop!
July 11, 2004 - Vengeance: Batista defeated Chris Jericho (Jericho's foot was on the ropes)..
July 12, 2003 - RAW: Edge pinned Batista in a NON TITLE match using the ropes for leverage..
July 19, 2004 - RAW: Chris Benoit defeated Batista by DQ because Triple H had told Batista to just rough Benoit up..
August 2, 2004 - RAW: Chris Benoit & Chris Jericho & Edge vs Evolution (Randy Orton & Ric Flair & Batista)..
August 9, 2004 - RAW: Batista attacked Edge after a match with Jericho, who just stood on the ramp and did nothing to help Edge..
August 15, 2004 - Summerslam: Edge defeated Chris Jericho and Batista in a Triple Threat to retain the IC title!
August 16, 2004 - RAW: Chris Jericho beat Batista by DQ when Ric Flair interefered (Edge came down to the ring but did not help!)..
August 30, 2004 - RAW: Batista defeated William Regal with help from Ric Flair and a brass knux shot to the ribs!
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: Batista defeated Randy Orton in a "No DQ" match after Ric Flair decided to stick with Evolution!
October 4, 2004 - RAW: Batista defeated Chris Benoit by DQ when Randy Orton jumped the rail and interfered..
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..
~~~Edge turned heel after the match, spearing both Shawn Michaels and Chris Benoit to proove he was superior..
October 18, 2004 - RAW: Evolution (Ric Flair & Batista) defeated Randy Orton & Chris Jericho..
October 25, 2004 - RAW: Maven slapped Batista in the face backstage, resulting in a match where Maven pinned Batista!!
November 1, 2004 - RAW: Randy Orton & Chris Jericho & Maven defeated Evolution (Ric Flair & Batista)..
November 8, 2004 - RAW: Randy Orton defeated Batista..
November 14, 2004 - Survivor Series: Orton/Benoit/Jericho/Maven beat HHH/Batista/Edge/Snitsky (to win control of RAW)..
~~~Randy Orton & Chris Benoit & Chris Jericho & Maven defeated Triple H & Batista & Edge & Gene Snitsky..
November 22, 2004 - RAW: Chris Jericho defeated Batista by DQ when Batista refused to release a chokehold..
December 6, 2004 - RAW: Chris Benoit & Chris Jericho defeated Triple H & Batista w/Ric Flair by Disqualification..
~~~Triple H went crazy and got disqualified when he whacked Chris Benoit, Chris Jericho.... AND Batista with chairshots!
December 27, 2004 - RAW: Batista defeated Rhyno in a "Beat The Clock" match in an amazing 3:02 ..
~~~As a result, Batista earns the right to enter the Elimination Chamber Match last at New Year's Revolution..
World Wrestling Entertainment - Bastista the SuperStar:
January 3, 2005 - RAW: Batista defeated Chris Benoit and continued to look extremely impressive!
January 9, 2005 - New Year's Revolution: Triple H won his 2nd Elimination Chamber match to recapture the World Heavyweight title..
~~~Triple H beat Randy Orton and Batista and Chris Benoit and Chris Jericho and Edge (Shawn Michaels was guest referee)..
January 10, 2005 - RAW: Randy Orton defeated Batista in a #1 Contenders match after botched interference by Triple H..
January 17, 2005 - RAW: Batista defeated Viscera (who is still being billed as a major threat)..
January 24, 2005 - RAW: Batista defeated La Resistance in a Handicap Royal Rumble Qualifying match..
January 30, 2005 - Royal Rumble: Batista entered at #27 and made it down to the final 2 with John Cena when they both hit the floor!
~~~The match was restarted by Vince McMahon, and Batista eventually tossed John Cena over the top rope to WIN THE RUMBLE!
January 31, 2005 - RAW: Batista is faced with the decision over which title he'll challenge -- HHH's World title, or JBL's WWE title?!
~~~Triple H 'seemed' enthusiastic about facing Batista at Wrestlemania, but a JBL interview played on the screen insulting Batista..
February 7, 2005 - RAW in Japan: Batista squashed Maven and celebrated until an interview with Big Show came up on the big..
February 14, 2005 - RAW: Batista w/Triple H vs Edge ended in a NO CONTEST when JBL's limosine pulled into the parking lot..
~~~Evolution ran to the parking lot, where Batista found himself in the path of the limosine, but HHH tackled him out of harms way!
February 17, 2005 - Smackdown!: RAW's Batista shows up and smashed JBL's limosine to bits with a baseball bat and then drives off..
~~~JBL's Cabinit (Bashams & Jordan) ran backstage to get Batista, leaving JBL in the ring to get attacked by The Big Show!!
~~~JBL's Cabinit came running back to beat down The Big Show until Batista ran to the ring and cleaned house on JBL's Cabinit!
February 20, 2005 - No Way Out: Batista showed up at the end of the show to save Big Show from a beat down from JBL's Cabinit..
February 21, 2005 - RAW: Triple H confessed to Ric Flair that he orchestrated all of the things that have been happening to Batista..
~~~Batista, however, was listening outside the door, on the night that he was to choose between a RAW contract and SD! contract..
~~~Batista gave Triple H the 'thumbs down' and signed the RAW contract to secure a World Heavyweight title match at WM21..
February 25, 2005--Live Event @ MSG: Randy Orton & Batista beat Triple H & Ric Flair (Birthday Boy) in a Steel Cage Match..
February 28, 2005 - RAW: Batista was doing an in-ring interview with Jim Ross when he was interrupted by Triple H & Ric Flair..
~~~Batista gave Ric Flair a vicious spinebuster, while Triple H stayed on the apron, too scared to confront Batista..
March 7, 2005 - RAW: Batista defeated Ric Flair (HHH attacked with a sledgehammed but Batista pulled it away and HHH retreated)..
March 14, 2005 - RAW: Triple H defeated Chris Benoit in a "Pick Your Poison" match (HHH's opponent chosen by Batista)..
~~~In the main event: Batista beat Gene Snitsky by DQ when Ric Flair & Triple H interfered --- KANE ran down to make the SAVE!
March 21, 2005 - RAW: Batista beat Kane in a "Pick Your Poison" Lumberjack match (Batista's opponent chosen by HHH)..
~~~Triple H also got to choose the Lumberjacks (all heels) who repeatly assaulted Kane & Batista throughout the match!
March 28, 2005 - RAW: Triple H and Batista met in the ring for an organized "Face-to-face" confrontation with Eric Bischoff present..
~~~Triple H cut a long promo on Batista, who had two simple things to say: 1) He'll take the World title, and 2) HHH is an asshole!
~~~Triple H broke his promise to remain peaceful and slapped Batista, resulting in a very intense pull apart brawl!
April 3, 2005 - Wrestlemania 21: Batista defeated Triple H to capture the World Heavyweight title...
April 4, 2005 - RAW: Batista defeated Randy Orton (after admitting shoulder injury) to retain the World Heavyweight title..
April 2005: Batista, age 39, signed a new five-year contract with World Wrestling Entertainment..
April 18, 2005 - RAW: Jim Ross defeated Triple H in a NO DQ match when Batista knocked HHH out and placed JR's arm on his chest!
April 25, 2005 - RAW: Batista defeated Christian to retain the World title dispite interference from Coach, Triple H & Ric Flair!
~~~After the match, Triple H attacked Batista and they brawled briefly until Triple H hit a Pedigree!!!!!!!
May 1, 2005 - Backlash: Batista defeated Triple H to retain the World Heavyweight title..............
May 2, 2005 - RAW: Chris Benoit defeated Triple H in a "Gold Rush Tournament" match by Tap Out Submission..
~~~Batista came down to ringside and laughed at HHH after pulling the rope back so he couldn't reach it, resulting in the tap out!
May 9, 2005 - RAW: Triple H walks out on RAW, claiming he'll sit at home and watch Batista FAIL as World Heavyweight champion..
May 16, 2005 - RAW: Christian & Tyson Tomko assulted Ric Flair after a match 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!!!
May 30, 2005 - RAW: Muhammad Hassan defeated Batista by DQ after Batista "took his frustrations out" on Hassan & Daivari..
June 6, 2005 - RAW: Triple H and Batista signed contracts to meet in a Hell in a Cell match at Vengeance 2005..
June 20, 2005 - RAW: Batista defeated Kurt Angle by DQ when HHH & Ric Flair interfered and they triple-teamed Batista..
~~~Shawn Michaels made the save | Triple H & Kurt Angle w/Ric Flair defeated Batista & Shawn Michaels (HHH pinned Batista)..
June 26, 2005 - Vengeance: Batista defeated Triple H in a vicious Hell in a Cell match to retain the World Heavyweight title..
World Wrestling Entertainment - Drafted to Smackdown!:
June 30, 2005 - Smackdown!: JBL beat Christian and Undertaker and Booker T and Chris Benoit and Muhammad Hassan in a 6-WAY..
~~~John Layfield was under the impression that he won the new Smackdown! title (since the WWE had been drafted to RAW)..
~~~General Manager Theodore Long showed up and revealed that JBL had actually won #1 Contendership to Batista's World title!
July 7, 2005 - Smackdown!: Batista defeated Christian in a NON TITLE match with a Demon-bomb..
July 14, 2005 - Smackdown!: Batista defeated Orlando Jordan in a NON TITLE match (JBL gave Batista a Clothesline from hell after!)
July 21, 2005 - Smackdown!: JBL threw himself a party to celebrate his victory at Great American Bash (which is six days away)..
~~~Batista crashed the party and gave Orlando Jordan a spinebuster, while John Bradshaw Layfield escaped with his life!
July 24, 2005 - Great American Bash: John Bradshaw Layfield w/Orlando Jordan defeated Batista by DQ (Batista retains World title)..
August 4, 2005 - Smackdown!: Batista and JBL signed their contract for Summerslam and JBL chose to make it No Holds Barred!
August 11, 2005 - Smackdown!: Batista defeated Christian by DQ after John Layfield vicious attacked Batista with a chair!
August 18, 2005 - Smackdown!: John Layfield destroyed Sho Funaki in a No Holds Barred Match until Batista made the save!
August 21, 2005 - Summerslam: Batista defeated John Bradshaw Layfield in a No Holds Barred match to retain the World title..
August 25, 2005 - Smackdown!: Batista & Chris Benoit & Rey Mysterio defeated John Layfield & Orlando Jordan & Eddie Guerrero..
September 1, 2005 - Smackdown!: Batista defeated Simon Dean in a NON TITLE match..
September 9, 2005 - Smackdown!: Batista defeated John Bradshaw Layfield in a Bull Rope Match to retain the World title!
World Wrestling Entertainment - vs Eddie Guerrero:
September 16, 2005 - Smackdown!: Palmer Cannon underminded GM Long's authority and named Eddie Guerrero as #1 Contender!
~~~Eddie Guerrero then came out and told Batista there was no reason they couldn't go into the match as best friends :)
~~~Later that night: Batista defeated Cruiserweight Champion Nunzio in a "Champion vs Champion" match..
September 23, 2005 - Smackdown!: Batista & Eddie Guerrero defeated MNM (Joey Mercury & Johnny Nitro w/Melina Perez)..
~~~Eddie Guerrero, who was supposed to have food poisoning, sat out the match until the end and stole the pinfall from Batista!
September 30, 2005 - Smackdown!: The Legion of Doom vs Batista & Eddie Guerrero was a No Contest after MNM interfered..
~~~Eddie Guerrero accidentally whacked Batista with a chair, but tossed it to Mercury, who took the brunt of Batista's anger!
October 3, 2005 - WWE Homecoming: Batista & Chris Benoit & Rey Mysterio vs John Layfield & Eddie Guerrero & Christian..
~~~This match was added to showcase SD!'s talent, but it was "cancelled" when Eric Bischoff came out and turned the lights off!
~~~At the end of the night, SD! got its revenge by instigating an interpromotional brawl just as the show went off the air..
October 7, 2005 - Smackdown!: Batista & Chris Benoit & Rey Mysterio defeated John Layfield & Christian & Eddie Guerrero..
October 9, 2005 - No Mercy: Batista defeated Eddie Guerrero to retain the World title! (shook hands afterwards)..
October 21, 2005 - Smackdown!: Batista & Eddie Guerrero vs Randy Orton & Mr. Kennedy ended in a No Contest!
October 28, 2005 - Smackdown!: Batista & Eddie Guerrero & Roddy Piper beat Randy Orton & Bob Orton & Ken Kennedy..
October 31, 2005 - RAW: The Coach brought in Goldust and they challenged any Smackdown! wrestler for Taboo Tuesday..
~~~Batista came down and fought with The Coach & Goldust until Big Van Vader came down and destroyed Batista!
November 1, 2005 - Taboo Tuesday: Batista defeated Jonathan Coachman w/Goldust & Big Van Vader in a Street Fight!
~~~Fans Chose The Stipulation Of Match: 1) Verbal Debate, 2) Arm Wrestling, or 3) Street Fight (91%)..
November 4, 2005 - Smackdown!: MNM (Joey Mercury & Johnny Nitro w/Melina Perez) defeated Batista & Eddie Guerrero..
~~~Eddie Guerrero frog-splashed Melina, but Mercury knocked Eddie out with a pair of brass knux and pinned him to win!
November 11, 2005 - Smackdown!: Batista (SD!) vs Edge w/Lita (RAW) in an Interpromotional Street Fight ended in a No Contest..
~~~Chris Masters & Eric Bischoff lured Team SD! away from the building, so Kane & Big Show interfered unopposed..
~~~Kane & Big Show went to the ring and attacked Batista and gave him the double-choke-slam-from-hell in the ring!
~~~~~The final chokeslam actually injured Batista's back legit and he might be out of action for a while..
November 18, 2005 - SD! Eddie Guerrero Tribute: Batista drove Eddie's low-rider to ringside and placed the World title on the hood..
World Wrestling Entertainment - Batista:
November 21, 2005 - RAW: Team RAW and Team Smackdown! met up in the parking lot and Batista was chokeslammed on a car!
~~~Shawn Michaels vs John Layfield in a Lumberjack match ended in a No Contest (Team RAW & Team SD! as Lumberjacks)..
~~~~~During the post match brawl: Batista ran down with his shoulder wrapped and attacked Kane & Big Show with a rod!
November 25, 2005 - Smackdown!: Batista vs Randy Orton was a No Contest when a massive RAW vs SD! brawl broke out ringside!
~~~The Big Show & Kane over-powered Batista and destroyed him by chokeslamming him through the Announce Table!!
November 27, 2005 - Survivor Series: Team Smackdown! defeated Team RAW in an Elimination match (Randy Orton sole survivor!)..
~~~Team Smackdown! consisted of Batista, Randy Orton, Rey Mysterio, John Bradshaw Layfield, Bobby Lashley..
~~~Team RAW consisted of Shawn Michaels, The Big Show, Kane, Carlito Cool & "The Masterpiece" Chris Masters..
December 2, 2005 - Smackdown!: The Big Show & Kane beat John Bradshaw Layfield & Rey Mysterio when JBL walked out on Rey!
~~~Kane & The Big Show destroyed Rey Mysterio and continued the assault after the match until Batista made the save!
December 9, 2005 - Smackdown!: Batista & Rey Mysterio defeated John Bradshaw Layfield & Orlando Jordan w/Jillian Hall..
December 16, 2005 - SD!: Melina Perez had sex with Batista hoping he'd cancel his match, but he said "Thanks for the warm-up!"
~~~LATER ON: Batista & Rey Mysterio defeated MNM (Mercury & Nitro w/Melina) to capture the WWE Tag Team titles!
December 18, 2005 - Armageddon: The Big Show & Kane (RAW Tag Champs) defeated Batista & Rey Mysterio (SD! Tag Champs)..
December 30, 2005 - Smackdown!: Melina Perez held an Press Conference to announce a Sexual Harassment lawsuit against Batista!
~~~MAIN EVENT: MNM (Joey Mercury & Johnny Nitro w/Melina Perez) beat Rey Mysterio & Batista to win the Tag Team titles!
~~~~~~Late in the match, World's Strongest Man Mark Henry returned and destroyed Batista with a Gorilla-press Slam!
January 6, 2006 - SD!: Batista hosted a press conference and denied Melina's claims and had a confrontation with Mark Henry..
~~~MAIN EVENT: MNM (Mercury & Nitro w/Melina) defeated Batista & Rey Mysterio in a Cage to retain the Tag Team titles!
~~~~~~Mark Henry showed up during the match and used his strength to break into the Steel Cage and destroyed Batista..
January 8, 2006--Live Event (SD! crew): Batista beat Mark Henry by DQ to retain the World title (Batista suffered a torn tricep)..
~~~Batista will be out of action and there is probably no chance for him to be back in time for Wrestlemania 22..
January 10, 2006 - Smackdown!: Batista gave an emotional speech about being injured and had to surrender the World title..
January 12, 2005: Dave Batista underwent surgery by Dr. Jeffrey Dugas to reattach his torn right tricep in Birmingham, Alabama..
February 19, 2006 - No Way Out: Batista made an appearance to talk about his rehab and said he'd take his World title back..
World Wrestling Entertainment - Batista:
June 9, 2006 - SmackDown!: Vignette is played hyping Batista's return in 28 days and Mark Henry vowed to re-injure him!
July 7, 2006 - SmackDown!: Batista returned and called out Mark Henry and gave him the absolute beating of a life time!
July 14, 2006 - SmackDown!: Batista and Mark Henry signed their contracts to face each other at The Great American Bash..
July 15, 2006 - SNME: Rey Mysterio & Batista & Bobby Lashley defeated King Booker & & Fit Finlay & Mark Henry..
July 21, 2006 - SmackDown!: Mr. Ken Kennedy volunteered to replace Mark Henry at G.A.B. against Batista..
July 23, 2006 - Great American Bash: Mr. Ken Kennedy (a bloody mess) defeated Batista by DQ when Batista "lost his temper"..
July 28, 2006 - SmackDown!: Mr. Ken Kennedy defeated Batista by Countout when Kennedy barely beat the 10-count..
August 1, 2006--ECW on Sci Fi: Batista defeated The Big Show by Disqualification (Big Show retains the ECW World title)..
~~~The New York fans were totally against this match and chanted "You Both Suck" and "Change the Channel", among others..
August 4, 2006 - SmackDown!: Batista defeated Mr. Ken Kennedy after a Demon-bomb and declared his World title intentions..
August 11, 2006 - SmackDown!: Batista & Bobby Lashley defeated William Regal & Fit Finlay in the main event..
~~~After the match, Batista respectfully thanked King Booker for holding onto his title but he wants it back at Summerslam..
August 18, 2006 - SmackDown!: Batista defeated Sylvan | King Booker offered to let Batista out of their match if he kissed his foot..
August 20, 2006 - Summerslam: Batista defeated King Booker w/Queen Sharmell by DQ (Booker retains World title)..
August 25, 2006 - SmackDown!: Batista & Bobby Lashley defeated King Booker & Fit Finlay & William Regal...
September 1, 2006 - SmackDown!: King Booker and Batista signed a contract for a rematch for the World Heavyweight title..
September 8, 2006 - SmackDown!: King Booker beat Batista to retain the World Heavyweight title with help from William Regal..
~~~After the match, Fit Finlay viciously attacked Batista without warning and busted open his forehead with the sheleilei..
World Wrestling Entertainment - Batista vs Fit Finlay:
September 22, 2006 - SmackDown!: Bobby Lashley & Batista defeated Fit Finlay & William Regal..
September 29, 2006 - SmackDown!: John Cena & Batista & Bobby Lashley defeated King Booker & Fit Finlay & William Regal..
October 6, 2006 - SmackDown!: Batista (chosen by King Booker) defeated Bobby Lashley by DQ when Booker & Finlay interfered!
~~~MAIN EVENT: Batista & Bobby Lashley defeated King Booker & Fit Finlay by Disqualification when William Regal interfered..
October 8, 2006 - No Mercy: King Booker defeated Fit Finlay and Bobby Lashley and Batista in a 4-WAY to retain the World title!
October 9, 2006 - RAW: Batista & Bobby Lashley & Rey Mysterio defeated William Regal & Fit Finlay & Chavo Guerrero..
October 13, 2006 - SmackDown!: Batista defeated Bobby Lashley and Fit Finlay in a 3-WAY #1 Contenders match..
October 20, 2006 - SmackDown!: Batista defeated King Booker by DQ when Fit Finlay, John Cena and The Big Show interfered..
October 27, 2006 - SmackDown!: John Cena (RAW) & Batista (SD!) defeated The Big Show (ECW) & King Booker (SD!)..
November 3, 2006 - SmackDown!: Theodore Long hired Batista to protect King Booker so nobody from RAW or ECW would hurt him....
~~~After King Booker left, Batista went to the ring and called out Fit Finlay and they had a huge pull-apart brawl to end the show.
November 10, 2006 - SmackDown!: Batista defeated Fit Finlay in a Grudge match despite interference from King Booker...
November 17, 2006 - SmackDown!: Batista & Bobby Lashley defeated Fit Finlay & King Booker w/Queen Sharmell..
November 24, 2006 - SmackDown!: King Booker forced Batista to sign a contract saying Survivor Series would be his last title shot..
World Wrestling Entertainment - World Heavyweight Champion:
November 26, 2006 - Survivor Series: Batista defeated King Booker w/Queen Sharmell to win the World Heavyweight title!
December 1, 2006 - SmackDown!: Batista defeated King Booker and Fit Finlay in a 3-WAY to retain the World title!
December 8, 2006 - SmackDown!: Batista defeated Fit Finlay by DQ in a Non-title match after King Booker interfered..
December 17, 2006 - Armageddon: Batista (World Champion) & John Cena (WWE Champion) defeated Fit Finlay & King Booker..
December 22, 2006 - SmackDown!: World Heavyweight Champion Batista defeated Santa Clause (Sylvan) in a Non-title match..
January 19, 2007 - SmackDown!: Mr. Ken Kennedy defeated The Undertaker by DQ after tricking Batista into interfering..
January 26, 2007 - SmackDown!: Batista (World Champion) defeated Gregory Helms (Cruiserweight Champion) in a Non-title match..
January 28, 2007 - Royal Rumble: Batista defeated Mr. Ken Kennedy to retain the World Heavyweight title..
World Wrestling Entertainment - The Road to WrestleMania 23:
February 2, 2007 - SmackDown!: Batista asked Royal Rumble Winner The Undertaker to make a decision but he refused..
February 5, 2007 - RAW: The Undertaker chose to challenge Batista for the World Heavyweight title at WrestleMania 23..
February 9, 2007 - SmackDown!: Batista defeated Mr. Ken Kennedy to retain the World Heavyweight title..
~~~After the match: The Undertaker showed up on the stage and gazed down at Batista who held the World title up!
February 12, 2007 - RAW: John Cena & Shawn Michaels & Undertaker & Batista beat Edge & Randy Orton & Mr.Kennedy & MVP..
February 16, 2007 - SmackDown!: The Undertaker & Batista defeated Rated RKO (Edge & Randy Orton)..
February 18, 2007 - No Way Out: Shawn Michaels & John Cena defeated The Undertaker & Batista in the main event..
~~~Batista turned on The Undertaker and nailed him with a Spine-buster and watched as The Undertaker got pinned..
February 23, 2007 - SmackDown!: Batista said he respected The Undertaker but claimed that he was not intimidated by him..
March 2, 2007 - SmackDown!: Batista repeated that he was not intimidated but became the victim of some Undertaker mind games..
March 9, 2007 - SmackDown!: Batista (World Heavyweight Champion) defeated Kane with a Batista-bomb in a Non-title match!
March 16, 2007 - SmackDown!: Batista was a guest on Miz TV and gave Mike Mizanin a Batista-bomb for playing a joke on him!
~~~Later that night: Batista sat at ringside while The Undertaker had a match with King Booker w/Queen Sharmell..
March 23, 2007 - SmackDown!: The Undertaker defeated Fit Finlay & King Booker by Disqualification in a Handicap match
~~~Booker & Finlay took out Undertaker's parter, Batista before the match. Batista ran down after the match to save Taker..
~~~They both set up for power-bombs but when Undertaker lifted Finlay, Batista shoved Booker into Taker knocking him over!
March 26, 2007 - RAW: The Undertaker & Batista defeated Shawn Michaels & John Cena in a wild and crazy tag team match..
~~~~~~The Undertaker walked out on Batista and Shawn Michaels surprised John Cena with a superkick out of nowhere!
March 30, 2007 - SmackDown!: The Undertaker had a "face to face" confrontation with Batista ending in a HUGE brawl!
April 1, 2007 - Wrestlemania 23: The Undertaker defeated Batista to capture the World Heavyweight title...