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Wrestler: Batista
Real Name: David Bautista
Birthday: January 18, 1969
Hometown: Grew up in Washington DC
Currently: Reston, Virginia
Marital Status: Divorced from Angie w/3 Daughters
Height & Weight: 6'5" - 317 lbs
Trained by: Wild Somoan Afa
Debut: 1997
Previous Gimmicks: Kahn (WXW)
Leviathan (OVW)
Demon of the Deep (OVW)
Deacon Batista (WWE)
David Batista (WWE)
Finishing Move: Demon Bomb
Favorite Moves: Spinebuster
Strong Clothesline
Doublehand Choke Lift
Elevated Half Crab
Elbow Face Stretch
Hammerlock and Arm Bar
Notable Feuds: Rikishi
Randy Orton
Rev DVon
Scott Stiener
Booker T
Chris Jericho
Shawn Michaels
The Dudley Boyz
Chris Benoit
Randy Orton
Ric Flair
Triple H
John Bradshaw Layfield
Melina Perez
Mark Henry

  • 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...