The APA



Wrestled In: WWF

Debut: 1998

Disbanded: 3/18/2004

Alternate Names: Hell's Henchmen, The Acolytes, The Acolyte Protection Agency

Finishing Maneuver: Super Powerbomb, Dominator/Clothesline From Hell combination

Other Related Websites:
APA - Online World of Wrestling Bio
Acolytes Protection Agency - Wikipedia Bio

Wrestlers
Bradshaw
Faarooq


History: (Under Construction)

Pay-Per-View/Show Summary: (14 - 21)
- WWF Rock Bottom (December '98) = In a dark match, the Acolytes (Bradshaw & Faarooq) lost, via DQ, to the WWF Tag Champs, the New Age Outlaws.
- WWF Wrestlemania XV ('99) = In a dark match, the Acolytes competed in a "Battle Royal", which was won by D-Lo Brown & Test.
- WWF No Mercy (May 16, '99) = The Acolytes & Viscera defeated Gangrel, Edge, & Christian.
- WWF Over The Edge '99 (May 23) = The Acolytes, Viscera, & the Big Boss Man lost an "Elimination" match to Mankind, Ken Shamrock, Test, & the Big Show.
- WWF Backlash '99 = The Acolytes & Mideon won over Gangrel, Edge, & Christian.
- WWF Fully Loaded '99 = The Acolytes won the WWF Tag-Team Titles in a "Handicap" match against Michael Hayes & the Hardy Boyz.
- WWF Summerslam '99 = The Acolytes won a "Tag-Team Elimination" match over Edge & Christian, the Hardy Boyz, Bob & Crash Holly, Mideon & Viscera, and Droz & Prince Albert.
- WWF Unforgiven '99 = The Acolytes defeated the Dudley Boyz.
- WWF Rebellion '99 (October 2) = The Acolytes were beaten in a "Triangle Elimination" match by Edge & Christian. Hardcore & Crash Holly were the other participants.
- WWF No Mercy '99 = The Acolytes lost a "Four Corners Elimination" match to X-Pac. Kane was the other participants.
- WWF Survivor Series '99 = The Acolytes & the Dudley Boyz lost an "Elimination" match to The Godfather, D-Lo Brown, & the Headbangers.
- WWF Armageddon '99 = The Acolytes won the "Tag-Team Battle Royal", which consisted of the Dudley Boyz, the Hardy Boyz, Edge & Christian, Hardcore & Crash Holly, Mark Henry & the Godfather, Brian Christopher & Scott Taylor, & the Mean Street Posse.
- WWF Royal Rumble '00 = The Acolytes were beaten by the Tag-Team Champions, the New Age Outlaws. Later that night, the Acolytes competed in the Royal Rumble, which was won by the Rock.
- WWF Wrestlemania 2000 = The Acolytes competed in a "Hardcore Title Battle Royal", which was won, at the end, by Hardcore Holly.
- WWF Backlash '00 = The Acolytes fell to Bull Buchanon & the Big Boss Man.
- WWF Fully Loaded '00 = The Acolytes won, via DQ, over the Tag-Team Champions, Edge & Christian.
- WWF Unforgiven '00 = The Acolytes & the Dudley Boyz lost to Steven Richards, Val Venis, Bull Buchanon & the Goodfather.
- WWF Royal Rumble '01 = The Acolytes competed in the Royal Rumble, which was won by Steve Austin.
- WWF Wrestlemania X-7 ('01) = The Acolytes & Tazz defeated Val Venis, Bull Buchanon & the Goodfather.
- WWF Judgment Day '01 = The Acolytes competed in the "Tag-Team Turmoil" match, which was won by Chris Benoit & Chris Jericho.
- WWF Invasion (July '01) = The Acolytes, as the WWF Tag-Team Champions, defeated the WCW Tag Champs Chuck Palumbo & Sean O'Haire. Neither belts were on the line.
- WWF Summerslam '01 = The Acolytes & Spike Dudley were beaten by Test & the Dudley Boyz.
- WWF No Mercy '01 = The Acolytes defeated Chris Kanyon & Hugh Morrus.
- WWF Rebellion '01 (November 3) = The Acolytes fell to the WCW Tag-Team Champs, the Dudley Boyz, in a "Triangle" match. The other participants were the Hardy Boyz.
- WWF Survivor Series '01 = The Acolytes competed in the "Immunity Battle Royal", which was won by Test.
- WWF Vengence (December '01) = The Acolytes defeated Chuck & Billy.
- WWF Royal Rumble '02 = The Acolytes competed in the Royal Rumble, which was won by Hunter Hearst Helmsley.
- WWF No Way Out '02 = The Acolytes won a Tag-Team Turmoil match.
- WWF Wrestlemania X-8 ('02) = The Acolytes lost an Elimination match to the WWF Tag Champs, Billy & Chuck. The other participants were the Hardy Boyz & the Dudley Boyz.
- OVW Spring Break-Out '03 (April 11) = The APA stayed the OVW Southern Tag Champs, beating Lance Cade & Rene Dupree.
- WWE Vengeance '03 = The Acolytes competed in the "APA Invitational Barroom Brawl", which was won by Bradshaw.
- WWE No Mercy '03 = The APA were beaten by the Basham Brothers.
- WWE No Way Out '04 (February 15) = The APA lost to the World's Greatest Tag-Team.
- WWE Wrestlemania XX (March 14, '04) = The APA lost a "Fatal Fourway" Match to the WWE Smackdown Tag Champs, Scotty Too Hotty & Rikishi. The World's Greatest Tag-Team and the Basham Brothers were the other participants.

Title Summary:
- WWF World Tag-Team Champion (The Acolytes) (5/29/99 - 6/25/99)
- WWF World Tag-Team Champion(2) (The Acolytes) (7/25/99 - 8/09/99)
- MCW Southern Tag-Team Champion (The Acolytes) (6/13/01 - 6/14/01)
- WWF World Tag-Team Champion(3) (The Acolytes) (7/09/01 - 8/07/01)
- OVW Southern Tag-Team Champion (APA) (4/03 - 6/27/03)

PWI Achievement Awards: (1 wins, 4 1st RUs, 3 2nd RUs, 3 3rd RUs)
- 2001 Tag-Team of the Year, 3rd Runner-Up (The Acolytes)