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  • Gypsy Joe's was delivering a diving splash off the top of a cage, although enough time passed that by the time of cable television it became Jimmy Snuka's instead.
  • Andre the Giant strangling Bob Uecker.
  • Sid Justice gruesomely snapping his leg on national TV.
  • Hulk Hogan bodyslamming André the Giant at WrestleMania III, not to mention the pre-match staredown.
    • Or his Face–Heel Turn in WCW, which was big enough to be reported in the news.
    • The Finger Poke of Doom.
    • His staredown with The Rock.
  • The Great Sasuke
    • The 1996 J-Crown that ran along that year's G-1 Climax. Sasuke cracked his skull during a somersault plancha but still wrestled his way to the end and won!
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    • The 1999 Fukumen World League in Michinoku Pro Wrestling. Sasuke didn't win this one, losing to Tiger Mask IV in the semi final round. What he was so remembered is a semifinal qualifying match with Dirtbike Kid, who neglected to bring his mask to this masked man tournament and then refused to sell Sasuke's finisher. So Sasuke simply kicked him and made him tap to a neck crank.
    • His election to the Iwate Prefectural Assembly in 2003, which he attended in his mask.
  • Shawn Michaels flying down to the ring on a zip line is this for WrestleMania XII.
  • New Jack
  • Shane Douglas dropping the NWA Championship belt and saying it "can kiss my ass!"
  • Booker T accidentally calling Hulk Hogan a nigga.
  • "Stone Cold" Steve Austin
    • "Austin 3:16 says I just whipped your ass!"
    • His submission match with Bret Hart at WrestleMania 13, especially the ending.
    • Him stunning Vince McMahon for the first time.
    • Him shoving Mike Tyson.
      • The match with HBK at WM 14.
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    • Giving The Corporation a beer bath.
    • His WrestleMania matches with The Rock.
    • Shaking hands with Vince at WrestleMania X-7
    • Owen Hart's botched piledriver that almost paralysed Austin and shortened his career by decades.
    • Brawling with Booker T in a supermarket.
    • Him stunning Donald Trump at WrestleMania 23.
  • The Undertaker shoving Mick Foley off a sixteen foot cell.
    • A negative example for WCW, when they spoilt Foley winning the WWF Championship and then insulted him. The other events that night may have been excused but many fans and experts point to this one scene that killed WCW.
    • Being Speared by Edge through a flaming table at WrestleMania 22
  • The death of Owen Hart.
  • IT'S ME, AUSTIN!! IT WAS ME ALL ALONG!!!
  • The Montreal Screwjob.
  • Shane McMahon
    • His announcement that he bought WCW.
    • His King of the Ring match with Kurt Angle.
    • His return to the company in 2016.
  • Elix Skipper
    • He and Kid Romeo defeating Rey Mysterio Jr. and Billy Kidman to become WCW's first cruiserweight Tag Team Champions on the final WCW pay per view.
    • Doing a tightrope walk across the steel cage and delivering a hurricanrana to Chris Harris at TNA Turning Point 2004.
  • Samoa Joe
    • His incredibly dominant showing against The Necrobutcher in IWA Mid-South.
    • The conclusion of his first one hour time limit draw against CM Punk.
  • Low Ki
    • Him completely spent and barely able to stand but being awarded the Impact Championship Wrestling belt, or being completely spent but refusing to tap long enough to be the first Ring of Honor champion, take your pick.
    • The match that got him scapegoated out of New Japan where he made his entrance against Prince Devitt as Agent 47.
  • Christopher Daniels
    • Stealing the ROH World Title belt to preventing CM Punk from taking it to WWE.
    • Unbreakable either the match or the promo.
    • His Last Villain Stand during Ladder War VI.
  • Brock Lesnar
    • Winning the WWE Championship at Summerslam in 2002
    • His botched shooting-star press at WrestleMania XIX.
    • Him superplexing Big Show and destroying the ring in a June 2003 edition of Smackdown!
    • Ending The Undertaker's two-decade long Wrestlemania winning streak at WrestleMania XXX.
    • His lopsided match with John Cena at Summerslam 2014.
  • Chris Benoit and Eddie Guerrero celebrating in the middle of the ring as world champions at the end of WrestleMania XX.
    • The Triple Threat World Heavyweight Championship Match which WWE has been trying to replicate ever since.
  • Edge spearing Jeff Hardy from the top of a ladder at Wrestlemania X-7.
    • Cashing in the first Money In the Bank briefcase at New Years Revolution on John Cena.
    • Edge in bed with Lita in the ring after winning the above title match.
    • Winning the briefcase from Mr. Kennedy and cashing in on The Undertaker.
    • His retirement speech.
  • Jay Lethal
    • Winning his the ROH pure title off John Walters despite his eye having swollen shut.
    • His perfect Randy Savage impression on "Paparazzi Idol".
    • Cleanly pinning Kurt Angle for the X division belt after Angle had won every last belt in TNA.
    • Using Briscoe's own Jay Driller to setup the Lethal Injection and become the third ROH Triple Crown Champion.
  • Cheerleader Melissa
    • Her time limit draws against Rie Tamada, Sara Del Rey or Wesna Busic
    • Defeating her trainer Robert Thompson and renaming his Above The Law Title belt the "Future Legend" title.
    • Goading SHIMMER to host a "special attraction" match where she would cut open MsChif before bending her half.
    • Curb stomping Athena to unconsciousness
  • Sara Del Rey
    • Her time limit draws against Nikki Roxx, Mercedes Martinez or Cheerleader Melissa
    • Invoking Chikara's castigo excesivo by repeatedly pile driving Frightmare.
    • Pinning Tursas or Tim Donst in route to becoming the first female to win a Chikara Tourneo Cibernetico.
    • Knocking out Hailey Hatred to successfully defend the JAPW women's title.
    • Defeating Ayako Hamada after she refused to accept a disqualification victory against Del Rey in SHIMMER(said refusal itself being a contender for Hamada's)
  • The Chris Benoit murder-suicide.
  • Bobby Lashley
    • Flipping a car, nearly onto Fit Finlay.
    • Breaking a cage wall, which falls on Umaga
    • The "monster" video as TNA World Heavyweight champion.
  • The debut of The Nexus and their trashing of the WWE RAW set.
  • CM Punk
    • The 2002 Jersey Championship Wrestling J Cup. Punk didn't even make it past the second round, but his loss where his attempted neck breaker resulted in Reckless Youth falling on his head and breaking his skull was the most talked about match. Only for Sasuke before him is there any dispute over his signature scene.
    • The Farmer and the Viper promo that signaled he was leaving ROH with the belt
    • The promo on the 6/27/11 Raw and him leaving with the WWE Title at Money In The Bank.
    • His return on WWE TV in 2019.
  • Triple H's squash match with Ultimate Warrior which he considers one of the low points of his career. He and Shawn Michaels poked fun at this in their European Championship match.
    • His match with Mick Foley, as Cactus Jack, at Royal Rumble.
    • His first quad tear injury.
    • His triumphant return in 2002 to a massive pop.
    • Reforming D-Generation X with Shawn Michaels, only for Triple H to turn on Michaels.
    • Him crowned as the first World Heavyweight Champion.
    • The debut of Evolution.
    • Reforming D-Generation X with Michaels in 2006 and in 2009.
    • His second quad tear injury.
    • Invading Randy Orton's house.
    • The formation of The Authority.
  • Stephanie McMahon turning on her father and allying with Triple H.
  • The debut of The Shield.
  • Seth Rollins turning on the Shield.
  • Ultimate Warrior winning the WWF Championship while still being the Intercontinental Champion.
  • Kane
    • His debut involving him ripping the door of the first Hell in a Cell.
    • Tombstone piledriving Pete Rose.
  • The debut of AJ Styles at the 2016 Royal Rumble.
  • Actor David Arquette winning the WCW Championship, which is considered the company's Jump the Shark moment.
  • Daniel Bryan making Batista tap out to the Yes Lock and standing tall at the end of WrestleMania XXX.
    • The video package that preceded the match, set to "Monster" by Imagine Dragons.
  • Sheamus defeating Daniel Bryan in an 18-second match at WrestleMania 28.
  • Randy Orton countering Evan Bourne's Shooting Star Press into a RKO on the July 12, 2010 Raw.
    • Also Randy countering Rollins curb stomp into a RKO.
    • Randy refusing to give Triple H the World Heavyweight Championship and spitting in his face.
  • Paige winning the WWE Divas' championship from AJ Lee on the Raw after WrestleMania 30.
  • Chris Jericho's "Man of 1004 Holds" promo.
    • Him becoming the first WWF Undisputed Champion.
  • Roman Reigns relinquishing the Universal Championship after announcing that his leukemia returned.
  • Becky Lynch
  • Nia Jax running and taking out R-Truth during his entrance into the Men's Rumble at #30 and entering in his place (and subsequently taking several finishers from the men in the ring) at Royal Rumble 2019.
  • Kofi Kingston:
    • Royal Rumble 2012: The first time he shows off how he avoids elimination by walking backwards on his hands to the steel steps.
    • The Gauntlet match from February 12, 2019. More specifically, him staring down AJ Styles while screaming, "I've been waiting my entire life for this moment! It's been 11 years!"
    • Him defeating Daniel Bryan at Wrestlemania 35 to finally win the WWE Championship. The roaring crowd upon winning, as well as the post-match celebration certainly help.
  • Goldberg:
  • Ronda Rousey's debut after Asuka won the first-ever Women's Royal Rumble.
  • The Cain Velasquez's debut in WWE.

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