WWE Velocity (2005)

1/4/05; Uncasville, CT; Mohegan Sun Arena
1/8/05:
Orlando Jordan vs. Chavo Guerrero Jr. with the Flatliner at 5:27
Hardcore Holly vs. John Walters with the Alabama Slam at 3:31
Rene Dupree vs. Nunzio with the Michinoku Driver at 4:56
Booker T vs. Spike Dudley with the scissors kick at 3:57

1/11/05; Tampa, FL; St. Pete Times Forum
1/15/05:
Hardcore Holly vs. Spike Dudley with the Alabama Slam at 4:04
Scotty 2 Hotty vs. Chet Jablonski at 4:34 with the Worm
Akio vs. Paul London with the Akio Time at 6:01
Charlie Haas vs. Rene Dupree with an Exploder suplex at 4:54

1/18/05; Montreal, Quebec; Bell Centre
1/22/05:
WWE Cruiserweight Champion Sho Funaki & Paul London vs. Nunzio & Shannon Moore at 6:50 when Funaki vs. Moore with the Rising Sun
Hardcore Holly vs. Robbie McAllister with the Alabama Slam at 4:04
Kenzo Suzuki vs. Charlie Haas with the STO at 6:06

1/25/05; Little Rock, AR; Alltel Arena
1/29/05:
Scotty 2 Hotty vs. Chavo Guerrero Jr. with a roll up and grabbing the tights for leverage at 4:00
Rene Dupree vs. Biohazaard with the Dupree Driver at 2:53
Akio vs. Nunzio at 5:09 with the Akio Time
WWE Smackdown! Tag Team Champions Doug & Danny Basham vs. Hardcore Holly & Charlie haas at 5:31 when Doug vs. Haas with the
Last Impression

2/5/05; Saitama, Japan; Super Arena
2/12/05:
Hardcore Holly vs. Rene Dupree with the Alabama Slam at 4:15
Charlie Haas vs. Spike Dudley with a t-bone suplex at 5:00
Paul London vs. Akio at 10:30 with a 450 splash

2/15/05; Cleveland, OH; Gund Arena
2/19/05:
Charlie Haas vs. Rene Dupree with a German suplex into a bridge at 5:44
John Heidenreich vs. Mike Mondo with a sidewalk slam at 2:54
Hardcore Holly vs. Kenzo Suzuki (w/ Hiroku) with the Alabama Slam at 5:46 after Kenzo narrowly avoided knocking Hiroku off the ring
apron
2/22/05; Philadelphia, PA; Wachovia Center
2/26/05:
Paul London vs. Spike Dudley at 4:33 with a dragon suplex into a bridge
Rene Dupree vs. Scotty 2 Hotty at 5:38 with the Dupree Driver
Hardcore Holly & Charlie Haas vs. Mike Kruel & Freed Sampson at 5:24 when Haas forced Kruel to submit to the Haas of Pain
Booker T vs. Kenzo Suzuki (w/ Hiroku) with the scissors kick at 5:13

3/1/05; Albany, NY; Pepsi Arena
3/5/05:
Paul London & Sho Funaki vs. WWE Cruiserweight Champion Chavo Guerrero Jr. & Akio
Nunzio vs. Spike Dudley
Doug & Danny Basham vs. Hardcore Holly & Charlie Haas

3/8/05; Roanoke, VA; Civic Center
3/12/05:
Doug & Danny Basham vs. Hardcore Holly & Charlie Haas at 4:32 when Danny vs. Holly with a sunset flip after Doug interfered behind the
referee’s back to prevent Holly from hitting the Alabama Slam
Spike Dudley vs. Scotty 2 Hotty at 4:39 with a roll up out of an attempted suplex into the ring and grabbing onto the ropes for leverage
Paul London vs. Akio at 10:41 by using a roll over and bridge out of a hurricanrana off the top; due to pre-match stipulations, London became
the #1 contender for the Cruiserweight title; WWE Cruiserweight Champion Chavo Guerrero Jr. did guest commentary for the bout

3/15/05; Savannah, GA; Civic Center
3/19/05:
Akio vs. Shannon Moore with the Akio Time at 4:35
Mark Jindrak vs. Spike Dudley with a left hand punch at 3:59
John Heidenreich vs. Sean Evans with a sidewalk slam at 1:34
Hardcore Holly & Charlie Haas vs. Scotty 2 Hotty & Sho Funaki at 6:03 when Scotty submitted to the Haas of Pain

3/22/05; Memphis, TN; FedEx Forum
3/26/05:
Paul London vs. Spike Dudley at 5:23 with the 450 splash
Mark Jindrak vs. Doug Basham (w/ Danny Basham) with a left hand punch at 4:43
John Heidenreich vs. Robert Adams at 1:43 with the sidewalk slam
Akio & Billy Kidman vs. Nunzio & Sho Funaki at 6:06 when Kidman vs. Nunzio with a roll up

3/29/05; Houston, TX; Reliant Arena
4/2/05 – only shown internationally:
Akio vs. Nunzio at 4:21 with a roll up
Hardcore Holly & Charlie Haas vs. Russell Simpson & Jared Steel at 4:59 when Holly vs. Steel with the Alabama Slam
Luther Reigns vs. John Blitzen with an inverted DDT at 3:03
Mark Jindrak vs. Billy Kidman with a left hand punch at 4:19

4/5/05; San Diego, CA; Sports Arena
4/9/05:
Booker T vs. Spike Dudley
Akio vs. Sho Funaki
John Heidenreich vs. Sean Evans
Hardcore Holly & Charlie Haas vs. Doug & Danny Basham via disqualification

4/12/05; Chicago, IL; AllState Arena
4/16/05:
Chavo Guerrero Jr. vs. Shannon Moore
Scotty 2 Hotty vs. Nunzio
Luther Reigns vs. Sho Funaki
Hardcore Holly & Charlie Haas vs. Spike Dudley & Akio

4/26/05; Birmingham, England; NEC Arena
4/30/05:
Doug & Danny Basham vs. Scotty 2 Hotty & Shannon Moore at 6:23 when Doug vs. Scotty with a roll up
Nunzio & Sho Funaki vs. Billy Kidman & Akio when Funaki vs. Kidman with a tornado DDT at 5:34
WWE US Champion Orlando Jordan vs. Charlie Haas with the Flatliner at 5:43

5/3/05; Trenton, NJ; Sovereign Bank Arena
5/7/05:
WWE Cruiserweight Champion Paul London vs. Akio in a non-title match at 5:43 with a hurricanrana off the top
The Big Show vs. Jose & Joel Maximo in a handicap match at 1:36 by pinning both men after side slamming one on top of the other
Doug & Danny Basham vs. Nunzio & Sho Funaki at 5:57 when Danny vs. Funaki after making an illegal switch with Doug and then hitting the
double choke sit-down powerbomb
Mark Jindrak vs. Spike Dudley with a back suplex into a side slam at 4:16

5/10/05; Reading, PA; Sovereign Center
5/14/05:
Rene Dupree vs. Shannon Moore at 3:16 with the Dupree Driver
Nunzio & Mark Jindrak vs. Billy Kidman & Akio at 5:18 when Jindrak vs. Akio with a clothesline off the top
Doug & Danny Basham vs. Jose & Joel Maximo at 4:27 after Doug hit a leg lariat
WWE US Champion Orlando Jordan vs. Scotty 2 Hotty with the Flatliner at 4:57

5/17/05; Sioux City, IA; Tyson Events Center
5/21/05:
WWE Smackdown! Tag Team Champions Johnny Nitro & Joey Mercury (w/ Melina) vs. Stevie Lee & Jason Bates at 4:38 when Mercury vs.
Lee following the Snapshot
Nunzio & Sho Funaki vs. Akio & Spike Dudley at 6:40 when Funaki vs. Spike with an Oklahoma side roll
Chavo Guerrero Jr. vs. Shannon Moore with the Gory Bomb at 5:53

5/24/05; Milwaukee, WI; Bradley Center
5/28/05:
Doug & Danny Basham vs. Sho Funaki & Nunzio at 4:54 when Danny vs. Funaki with the double choke sit-down powerbomb after Doug
pushed Funaki off the top; Joy Giovanni was the guest ring announcer for the bout
Booker T (w/ Sharmell) vs. Quinson Valentino with the scissors kick at 2:12; Michelle McCool was the guest ring announcer for the bout
Billy Kidman vs. Nunzio at 3:35 with a spinebuster and the Shooting Star Press; Jackie Gayda was the guest ring announcer for the bout
WWE US Champion Orlando Jordan vs. Mark Jindrak with the Flatliner at 6:15; Torrie Wilson was the guest ring announcer for the bout

5/31/05; Edmonton, Alberta; Rexall Place
6/4/05:
Doug & Danny Basham vs. Teddy Hart & JD Michaels
WWE US Champion Orlando Jordan vs. Shannon Moore
WWE Cruiserweight Champion Paul London vs. Akio and Chavo Guerrero Jr.

6/7/05; Kansas City, MO; Kemper Arena
6/11/05:
WWE US Champion Orlando Jordan vs. Hardcore Holly with his feet on the ropes
Chavo Guerrero Jr. vs. Sho Funaki
Doug Basham (w/ Danny Basham) vs. Nunzio after switching places with Danny
WWE Smackdown! Tag Team Champions Johnny Nitro & Joey Mercury (w/ Melina) vs. Scotty 2 Hotty & Shannon Moore

6/14/05; Hershey, PA; Giant Center
6/18/05:
WWE Smackdown! Tag Team Champions Johnny Nitro & Joey Mercury (w/ Melina) vs. Kevin Matthews & Nick Berk after Matthews
sustained the Snapshot
Juventud Guerrera vs. Sho Funaki with the Juvi Driver at 5:32 (Juvi’s TV debut)
Rene Dupree vs. Mark Jindrak via submission with a camel clutch
Super Crazy & Psychosis vs. Akio & Billy Kidman when Crazy vs. Akio with the moonsault (the TV debut of Crazy & Psychosis)

6/21/05; Tucson, AZ; Convention Center
6/25/05:
Hardcore Holly vs. Beard Blackwell
Chris Benoit vs. Akio
WWE US Champion Orlando Jordan vs. Phil Dorchester
Booker T vs. Billy Kidman

7/12/05; Worcester, MA; DCU Center
7/16/05:
Frankie Kazarian vs. Nunzio
Simon Dean vs. Mike Kruel
Chris Benoit vs. William Regal via submission with the Crippler Crossface at 18:59 after reversing a tombstone attempt and hitting his own

7/19/05; Baltimore, MD; First Mariner Arena
7/23/05:
Christian vs. Sho Funaki with the Unprettier
Stevie Richards, the Blue Meanie, & Nova vs. Nick Berk, Jason Static, & Scott Fowler when Meanie vs. Berk with the moonsault
Frankie Kazarian vs. Scotty 2 Hotty with the Wave of the Future
WWE Smackdown! Tag Team Champions Joey Mercury & Johnny Nitro (w/ Melina) vs. Danny Doring & Roadkill when Doring was vs. after
sustaining the Snapshot; MNM’s original opponents were scheduled to be Axl Rotten & Balls Mahoney but the Maryland State Athletic
Commission would not allow Rotten to compete and WWE agreed with the decision

7/26/05; Rochester, NY; Blue Cross Arena
7/30/05:
WWE Cruiserweight Champion Paul London vs. Nunzio with the Shooting Star Press in a non-title match
Frankie Kazarian vs. Sho Funaki at 5:44 with the Wave of the Future; after the bout, Kazarian cut a promo in the ring
Johnny Nitro & Joey Mercury vs. Steven Lee & Scotty Sabre at 3:20 when Mercury vs. Sabre following the Snapshot; after the bout, MNM
hit the Snapshot on Lee as well; Melina was said to be on a publicity tour to explain her absence at ringside
Hardcore Holly vs. Simon Dean with the Alabama Slam at 6:25

8/2/05; Bridgeport, CT; Harbor Yard Arena
8/6/05:
Nunzio (w/ Big Vito) vs. WWE Cruiserweight Champion Paul London to win the title at 5:52 after hitting him with a weapon handed to Nunzio
by Vito
Simon Dean vs. Mo Sexton with the Simonizer at 3:52
Hardcore Holly vs. WWE US Champion Orlando Jordan via disqualification at 5:22 when Jordan pulled hte referee in front of Holly; after the
bout, Holly hit the Alabama Slam on the champion

8/9/05; Columbus, OH; Nationwide Arena
8/13/05:
Frankie Kazarian vs. Paul London
WWE Cruiserweight Champion Nunzio vs. Jimmy Jacobs
Ken Anderson vs. Sho Funaki (Anderson’s TV debut)
Hardcore Holly vs. Steven Richards

8/16/05; Toronto, Ontario; Air Canada Centre
8/20/05 – included an interview with William Regal in which he admitted to becoming ‘soft’ over the past few years but was back to his regular
self; moments later, Scotty 2 Hotty attacked Regal in the ring and attempted to hit the Worm but Regal escaped backstage:
Vito (w/ WWE Cruiserweight Champion Nunzio) vs. Chance Thompson at 4:03 with an elevated DDT; the bout was scheduled to be Nunzio
vs. Thompson but Nunzio changed it, saying if Thompson could beat Vito then he would get a title shot; after the bout, Nunzio decided to give
Thompson a match anyway and vs. him quickly following a dropkick to the face
Ken Kennedy vs. George with the Green Bay Plunge at 3:06
Hardcore Holly vs. Steven Richards with the Alabama Slam at 7:04

8/23/05; Greensboro, NC; Coliseum
8/27/05:
Simon Dean vs. Russell Simpson with the Simonizer at 4:02
Doug Basham vs. Caprice Coleman with a flying leg lariat at 2:13
Vito (w/ WWE Cruiserweight Champion Nunzio) vs. Brad Taylor with the None of Your Business at 2:28
Scotty 2 Hotty vs. William Regal via disqualification at 7:23 when someone ran into the ring and assisted Regal in double teaming Scotty (the
TV debut of Paul Burchill)

8/30/05; Jacksonville, FL; Veterans Memorial Arena
9/3/05:
Brian Kendrick vs. Paul London with the Sliced Bread #2 at 6:03
Hardcore Holly vs. Steve Madison with the Alabama Slam at 3:45
Doug Basham vs. Michael Patrick with a flying leg lariat at 4:00
Super Crazy (w/ Psychosis & Juventud Guerrera) vs. WWE Cruiserweight Champion Nunzio (w/ Vito) in a non-title match at 6:47 with a
springboard moonsault

9/6/05; Duluth, GA; Gwinnett Center
9/10/05:
Booker T (w/ Sharmell) vs. Steven Richards with the scissors kick
Sylvian vs. Mack Johnson with a vertical suplex into a DDT at 3:56
Super Crazy & Psychosis (w/ Juventud Guerrera) vs. WWE Cruiserweight Champion Nunzio & Vito at 8:18 when Psychosis vs. Nunzio with
the flying legdrop after shoving Nunzio off the top

9/20/05; Lubbock, TX; United Spirit Arena
9/24/05 – due to the move to the USA Network, this was the last episode to air on American TV:
Paul London vs. Eddie Craven
William Regal & Paul Birchill vs. Scotty 2 Hotty & Sho Funaki
Brian Kendrick vs. Russell Simpson
Psychosis & Super Crazy vs. WWE Cruiserweight Champion Nunzio & Big Vito

9/27/05; Laredo, TX; Entertainment Center
10/1/05; the 1st web exclusive episode for the American audience; Stacy Keibler was the guest ring announcer for the show:
WWE Cruiserweight Champion Nunzio & Vito vs. Brian Kendrick & Paul London at 5:14 when Nunzio vs. London with a double leg pick up
and Vito pushing against Nunzio with his foot from the outside for added leverage
Simon Dean vs. Robbie Dawber with the Simonizer at 3:59
WWE US Champion Chris Benoit vs. William Regal via submission with the Crippler Crossface at 9:35 following a enzuiguri and dragon suplex

10/4/05; Austin, TX; Frank Erwin Center
10/8/05 – featured an in-ring segment with Simon Dean in which he showed ‘living proof’ that the Simon System works by having a woman
named Natalie come out; moments later, Dean said she once weighed 350lbs and had her take her shirt off to show how good she looked after
using the various Simon System products; Dean then cut a promo on facing Bobby Lashley at No Mercy:
Johnny Nitro & Joey Mercury (w/ Melina) vs. Jared Steele & Jakas Plisken at 3:45 when Mercury vs. Pliskin following the Snapshot
Ken Kennedy vs. Russell Simpson at 1:56 with the forward roll Samoan Drop off the top; prior to the bout, Kennedy stuck a jelly donut in ring
announcer Tony Chimel’s mouth, sent him out of the ring, and had a second microphone brought down from the ceiling so he could do his own
ring intro
Juventud Guerrera in a cruiserweight battle royal by last eliminating Paul London at 10:26; order of elimination: Psychosis by Kendrick via a
clothesline at 1:15; Funaki by Crazy at 2:45 after Crazy reversed a tornado DDT attempt; Scotty by Crazy via a clothesline at 4:05; Crazy by
Kendrick via a dropkick at 4:20, with Juventud pulling down the ring rope as he stood on the apron and Crazy falling over to the floor;
Kendrick by London at 6:00 as Kendrick attempted a monkey flip on Juventud out of the corner; London by Juventud when, as Juvi hung from
the top rope by both hands, he used both feet to shove London off the ring apron; due to pre-match stipulations, Juventud earned a WWE
Crusierweight Title shot for No Mercy; WWE Cruiserweight Champion Nunzio & Big Vito watched the match from the stage

10/11/05; San Antonio, TX; SBC Arena
10/15/05 – included a WWE.com backstage promo by WWE US Champion Chris Benoit regarding his title defense next week against Booker
T, during which he mentioned that the only reason Booker had the title shot was because of Sharmell’s interference:
Simon Dean vs. Paul London at 5:05 with the Simonizer after Dean used his arm cast to block a standing Shooting Star Press; prior to the bout,
London brought a hamburger to the ring and ate it in front of Dean to mock what happened to him at No Mercy
Kid Kash vs. Sho Funaki with a cradle into a modified neckbreaker at 7:34 (Kash’s TV debut)
Hardcore Holly vs. Sylvian at 7:17 by reversing a suplex attempt into an inside cradle; after the bout, Sylvian attempted to hit Holly with a steel
chair but the referee grabbed it, distracting Sylvian long enough for Holly to hit the Alabama Slam onto the chair

10/18/05; Reno, NV; Lawlor Events Center
10/22/05:
WWE Cruiserweight Champion Juventud Guerrera vs. Paul London at 9:03 with the Juvi Driver after a modified hurricanrana
Christian vs. Brian Kendrick with the Unprettier at 5:55 after avoiding the Sliced Bread #2 and shoving Kendrick into the corner
WWE Smackdown! Tag Team Champions Road Warrior Animal & John Heidenreich vs. William Regal & Paul Burchill via disqualification at
4:43 when MNM interfered and helped in attacking the champions; after the bout, Super Crazy & Psychosis came out and battled backstage
with MNM; moments later, the Tolands came out and attacked Road Warrior Animal as Birchill dropped Heidenreich with the shoulderbreaker

10/25/05; San Francisco, CA; Cow Palace
10/29/05:
Kid Kash vs. Paul London with a moonsault off the top at 6:19 after avoiding a hurricanrana off the top
Bobby Lashley vs. Jason Parton with the face first slam at 2:17; after the bout, Nunzio & Vito came out and attacked Lashley from behind until
he eventually sent both men out of the ring; during the incident, it was announced Lashley would face both men the following week in a handicap
match
Sylvan vs. Sho Funaki with a face first suplex at 5:24
Jillian Hall vs. Stacy Keibler at 3:42 by putting both feet on the ropes for leverage; Hall wore a face mask for the duration of the contest to
cover her facial growth

10/30/05; Los Angeles, CA; Staples Center
11/5/05 – included a video recapping the Raw vs. Smackdown! tag team match and Batista vs. Jonathan Coachman at Taboo Tuesday:
Kid Kash vs. Brian Kendrick at 6:00 with a moonsault onto Kendrick’s left leg after dropkicking the leg
Sylvan vs. Joey Ryan with the Show Off DDT at 4:25
James & Chad Dick vs. James Prentice & Kevin Antonio at 4:04 when Chad vs. Prentice following a double face-first slam; after the bout, the
Dicks hit the Vegimatic on Antonio (the Dicks’ in-ring TV debut)
Super Crazy & Psychosis (w/ WWE Cruiserweight Champion Juventud Guerrera) vs. William Regal & Paul Birchill when Crazy vs. Regal after
Guerrera interfered at 3:40

11/8/05; Indianapolis, IN; Conseco Fieldhouse
11/12/05 – included a vignette promoting the return of the Undertaker:
Road Warrior Animal & John Heidenreich vs. Nunzio & Vito at 3:26 when Animal vs. Nunzio following the Doomsday Device
Hardcore Holly vs. Simon Dean with the Alabama Slam at 4:57; prior to the bout, Dean cut an in-ring promo before he was interrupted by
Holly’s entrance, with Holly then saying the Simon System was a laxative
Kid Kash vs. Scotty 2 Hotty with a springboard moonsault onto Scotty’s shoulder at 4:39
Brian Kendrick & Paul London vs. William Regal & Paul Birchill when Kendrick vs. Birchill following an enzuiguri / Flatliner combo at 6:25

11/22/05; Sheffield, England; Hallam FM Arena
11/26/05:
Kid Kash vs. Chris Chaos
WWE Smackdown! Tag Team Champions Johnny Nitro & Joey Mercury vs. Brian Kendrick & Paul London
Sylvan vs. Sho Funaki
Simon Dean vs. Taylor Phoenix

11/29/05; Cincinnati, OH; US Bank Arena
12/3/05:
WWE Cruiserweight Champion Juventud Guerrera vs. Simon Dean
Orlando Jordan vs. TJ Dalton with a double knee to the back at 3:23; after the bout, Jordan threw his opponent to the floor
Ken Kennedy vs. Kid Kash

12/4/05; Columbia, SC; Colonial Center
12/10/05:
Chad & James Dick vs. Sho Funaki & Scotty 2 Hotty
Simon Dean vs. Caprice Coleman
Paul London & Brian Kendrick vs. Vito & Nunzio
Matt Hardy vs. Sylvan

12/13/05; Springfield, MA; MassMutual Center
12/17/05:
William Regal (w/ Paul Birchill) vs. Scotty 2 Hotty with a running knee to the head at 4:19 after Scotty threw an interfering Birchill to the floor
Jamie Noble vs. Tamaso Whitney via submission with a dragon sleeper at 2:26 (Noble’s TV return after more than a year absence)
Paul London & Brian Kendrick vs. Arch Kincaid & Scotty Charisma at 5:26 when London vs. Charisma following a Flatliner / enzuiguri combo
Doug Basham vs. Todd Henson via submission with an armbar at 3:21
Orlando Jordan (w/ Jillian Hall) vs. Sho Funaki at 5:01 with a double knee to the back; after the bout, Jordan threw Funaki to the floor (Hall’s
debut in Jordan’s corner)

12/27/05; Uncasville, CT; Mohegan Sun Arena
12/31/05:
Simon Dean vs. Brian Kendrick with the Simonizer at 5:02 after avoiding the Sliced Bread #2
Paul Birchill (w/ William Regal) vs. John Xavier at 4:32 with a flying knee to the back after a backflip sidewalk slam
Jamie Noble vs. Paul London via submission with a dragon sleeper at 5:34 after a fireman’s carry into a gutbuster
Road Warrior Animal & John Heidenreich vs. Nunzio & Vito

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