Cute Kip



Height: 6'4"

Weight: 254 lbs

Real Name: Monty Sopp

DOB: 11/01/1963

Hometown: Austin, Texas

Other Names: Kip Winchester, Rockabilly(WWF), Mr. Ass(WWF), Billy Gunn(WWF), "Bad Ass" Billy Gunn(WWF), "The One" Billy Gunn(WWF), Billy(WWF), The New Age Outlaw(NWA-TNA), the Outlaw(NWA-TNA), Kip James(TNA), Cute Kip(TNA)

Wrestler Since: 1992

Finishing Maneuver: Fame-Ass-Er

Previous PWI 500 Rankings: #304(2009), #132(2008), #170(2007), #102(2006), #123(2005), #62(2004), #43(2002), #125(2001), #39(1999), #62(1998), #148(1997), #194(1996), #141(1995), #256(1994), #298(1993)

Other Related Websites:
The New Age Outlaws - Rollercoaster Bio
D-Generation X - Rollercoaster Bio
Billy & Chuck - Rollercoaster Bio
4 Live Kru - Rollercoaster Bio
The Beautiful People - Rollercoaster Bio
The Main Event Mafia - Rollercoaster Bio
Kip James - Online World of Wrestling Bio
Monty Sopp - Wikipedia Bio

History: (Under Construction)

Pay-Per-View/Show Summary: (54 - 70, 1 NC)
- WWF King of the Ring '93 = The Smoking Gunns (Billy & Bart Gunn) & the Steiner Brothers won over Ted DiBiase, Irwin R. Schyster, & the Headshrinkers.
- WWF Summerslam '93 = The Smoking Gunns & Tatanka beat Bam-Bam Bigelow & the Headshrinkers.
- WWF Survivor Series '93 = In a dark match, Gunn pinned the Brooklyn Brawler.
- WWF Royal Rumble '94 = Gunn competed in the Royal Rumble, which was won by Bret Hart & Lex Luger.
- WWF Survivor Series '94 = The Smoking Gunns, Lex Luger, Adam Bomb & Mabel fought in an "Elimination" match with King Kong Bundy, Bam-Bam Bigelow, Tatanka & the Heavenly Bodies. Billy was pinned by Bundy, who 'survived' along with Bigelow.
- WWF Royal Rumble '95 = Gunn competed in the Royal Rumble, which was won by Shawn Michaels.
- WWF Wrestlemania XI ('95) = The Smoking Gunns lost the WWF Tag-Team Titles to Owen Hart & Yokozuna.
- WWF In Your House I (May '95) = The Smoking Gunns fell to the Tag-Team Champions, Owen Hart & Yokozuna.
- WWF Summerslam '95 = The Smoking Gunns defeated Jacob & Eli Blue.
- WWF In Your House IV (October '95) = The Smoking Gunns retained the Tag-Team Titles, beating Razor Ramon & the 1-2-3 Kid.
- WWF Survivor Series '95 = In a dark match, the Smoking Gunns took down Public Enemy.
- WWF In Your House V (December '95) = In a dark match, the Smoking Gunns, Barry Horowitz & Hakushi defeated Isaac Yankum, Yokozuna & the Bodydonnas.
- WWF Royal Rumble '96 = The Smoking Gunns retained the Tag Titles, beating the Bodydonnas.
- WWF Beware of Dog (May '96) = The Smoking Gunns won the WWF Tag-Team Titles from the Godwinns.
- WWF King of the Ring '96 = The Smoking Gunns stayed the WWF Tag-Team Champions, taking down the Godwinns.
- WWF International Incident (July '96) = The Smoking Gunns fell to the Bodydonnas.
- WWF Summerslam '96 = The Smoking Gunns kept the Tag belts, winning a "Four Corners" match over the New Rockers, the Godwinns and the Bodydonnas.
- WWF Mind Games (September '96) = The Smoking Gunns lost the Tag-Team Titles to Owen Hart & Davey Boy Smith.
- WWF Buried Alive (October '96) = The Smoking Gunns were beaten by the Tag-Team Champions, Owen Hart & Davey Boy Smith.
- WWF Survivor Series '96 = Gunn, Justin Bradshaw, Salvatore Sincere & the Sultan competed in an "Elimination Dark Match" against Jesse James, Bart Gunn, Bob Holly & Aldo Montoya. Billy was pinned by Bart Gunn, who was the sole 'survivor'.
- WWF Kuwaiti Cup Tournament '97 (April 9 - 13) = Gunn defeated Bob Holly, then fell to Tiger Ali Singh, who went on to win the tournament.
- WWF Taker's Revenge (April '97) = Rockabilly was pinned by Jesse James.
- WWF A Cold Day In Hell (May '97) = In a dark match, Rockabilly took down Jesse James.
- WWF Wrestlemania XIII ('97) = In a dark match, Gunn defeated Flash Funk.
- WWF Survivor Series '97 = Gunn, Jesse James & the Godwinns competed in an "Elimination" match against the Headbangers & the New Blackjacks. Gunn & James were the 'survivors'.
- WWF D-Generation X (December '97) = The New Age Outlaws (Gunn & Jesse James) retained the Tag-Team Titles, winning, via DQ, over the Legion of Doom.
- WWF Royal Rumble '98 = The New Age Outlaws lost, via DQ, to the Legion of Doom. The Outlaws kept the Tag-Team Titles.
- WWF No Way Out Of Texas (February '98) = Gunn, Jesse James, Hunter Hearst Helmsley & Savio Vega were beaten in a "No DQ" match by Steve Austin, Owen Hart, Cactus Jack & Chainsaw Charlie.
- WWF Mayhem In Manchester (April 4, '98) = The New Age Outlaws lost, via DQ, to the Legion of Doom 2000. They kept the Tag belts.
- WWF Unforgiven '98 (April) = The New Age Outlaws retained the Tag Titles, taking down the Legion of Doom 2000.
- WWF Wrestlemania XIV ('98) = The New Age Outlaws fell to Cactus Jack & Terry Funk in a "Dumpster" match, losing the tag-team titles. The belts were later returned due to the wrong dumpster being used.
- WWF Over The Edge '98 = Gunn, Jesse James & Hunter Hearst Helmsley were beaten by Owen Hart, Kama Mustafa & D-Lo Brown.
- WWF King of the Ring '98 = The New Age Outlaws retained the WWF Tag belts, defeating Bob Holly & Bart Gunn.
- WWF Summerslam '98 = The New Age Outlaws won a "Handicap Falls Count Anywhere" match over Mankind to become the WWF Tag-Team Champions.
- WWF Breakdown (September '98) = In a dark match, Gunn lost a "Triple Threat" match to Eight Ball. Skull was the other participant. Later that night, Gunn, Jesse James & X-Pac defeated Jeff Jarrett, Dennis Knight & Mark Canterbury.
- WWF Judgment Day '98 (October) = The New Age Outlaws lost, via DQ, to the Headbangers. The Outlaws kept the WWF Tag Titles.
- WWF Survivor Series '98 = The New Age Outlaws stayed the Tag Champions, winning over D-Lo Brown & Mark Henry and the Headbangers.
- WWF Capitol Carnage (December '98) = The New Age Outlaws defeated D-Lo Brown & Marc Henry to keep the Tag belts.
- WWF Rock Bottom (December 13, '98) = In a dark match, the New Age Outlaws retained the Tag Titles, winning, via DQ, over the Acolytes. Later that night, the New Age Outlaws defended the belts again, beating Ken Shamrock & the Big Boss Man.
- WWF Royal Rumble '99 = Gunn was forced to submit to the Intercontinental Champion, Ken Shamrock. Later that night, Gunn competed in the Royal Rumble, which was won by Vince McMahon.
- WWF St. Valentine's Day Massacre (February '99) = In a dark match, Gunn fought to a No-Contest with Tiger Ali Singh.
- WWF Backlash '99 = The New Age Outlaws won over Owen Hart & Jeff Jarrett.
- WWF No Mercy '99 = Gunn took down Mankind.
- WWF Over The Edge '99 = Mr. Ass pinned the Road Dogg.
- WWF King of the Ring '99 = Gunn TKO'ed Ken Shamrock, then defeated Kane and X-Pac to win the King of the Ring tournament.
- WWF Fully Loaded '99 = Mr. Ass & Chyna were beaten by Jesse James & X-Pac, who won the rights to the D-Generation X name.
- WWF Summerslam '99 = Gunn was pinned by the Rock in a "Kiss My Ass" match.
- WWF Unforgiven '99 = The New Age Outlaws kept the Tag belts, winning over Edge & Christian.
- WWF No Mercy '99 = The New Age Outlaws lost, via DQ, to Hardcore & Crash Holly.
- WWF Survivor Series '99 = The New Age Outlaws stayed the WWF Tag-Team Champions, beating Al Snow & Mankind.
- WWF Armageddon '99 = The New Age Outlaws kept the Tag Titles but lost, via DQ, to the Rock 'n' Sock Connection.
- IWA Tag Team Title Tournament (January 7, '00) = Gunn & X-Pac beat Rikishi Phatu & D-Lo Brown, then lost to the Headbangers. Val Venis & Ricky Santana won the tournament.
- WWF Royal Rumble '00 = The New Age Outlaws retained the Tag belts, defeating the Acolytes. Later that night, Gunn competed in the Royal Rumble, which was won by the Rock.
- WWF No Mercy '00 = Gunn & Chyna fell to Val Venis & Steven Richards.
- WWF Survivor Series '00 = Gunn, Chyna, the Road Dogg & K-Kwik fought in an "Elimination" match against Chris Benoit, Eddie Guerrero, Dean Malenko & Perry Saturn. Gunn was pinned by Benoit, who 'survived' along with Saturn.
- WWF Rebellion '00 (December 2) = Gunn & Chyna beat Eddie Guerrero & Dean Malenko.
- WWF Armageddon '00 = Gunn lost the Intercontinental Title to Chris Benoit.
- WWF Royal Rumble '01 = Gunn competed in the Royal Rumble, which was won by Steve Austin.
- WWF No Way Out '01 = Gunn appeared during the Raven-Big Show Hardcore Title match and pinned Raven to win the belt. Gunn was later pinned by Raven, losing the belt.
- WWF Invasion (July '01) = Gunn, Albert & the Big Show fell to Hugh Morrus, Shawn Stasiak & Chris Kanyon.
- WWF Unforgiven '01 = Gunn won over Tommy Dreamer.
- WWF Rebellion '01 (November 3) = Gunn & Chuck Palumbo defeated Lance Storm & Justin Credible.
- WWF Survivor Series '01 = Gunn competed in an "Immunity Battle Royal", which was won by Test.
- WWF Vengence (December '01) = Billy & Chuck (Gunn & Chuck Palumbo) lost to the Acolytes.
- WWF Royal Rumble '02 = Gunn competed in the Royal Rumble, which was won by Hunter Hearst Helmsley.
- WWF No Way Out '02 = Billy & Chuck competed in a Tag-Team Turmoil match, which was won by the Acolytes.
- WWF Wrestlemania X-8 ('02) = Billy & Chuck stayed the WWF Tag Champions, winning an Elimination match over the Hardy Boyz, the Dudley Boyz & the Acolytes.
- WWF Backlash '02 = Billy & Chuck retained the Tag-Team Titles, defeating Al Snow & Maven.
- WWF Judgment Day '02 = Billy & Chuck lost the Tag belts to Rico Constantino & Rikishi.
- WWE Global Warning (August 10, '02) = Billy & Chuck lost a "Tough Enough" Match to Hardcore Holly & Chavo Guerrero Jr.
- WWE Unforgiven '02 = Billy & Chuck fell to Rosie & Jamal.
- WWE Smackdown Tag-Team Title Tournament (October '02) = Billy & Chuck lost in the first round to D-Von Dudley & Ron Simmons. Kurt Angle & Chris Benoit won the tournament.
- WWE United States Heavyweight Title Tournament (June/July '03) = Gunn beat John Cena, then fell to Eddie Guerrero, who went on to win the tournament.
- WWE Vengeance '03 = Gunn was beaten by Jaime Noble. Due to pre-match stipulations, Noble earned the opportunity to spend the night with Gunn's girlfriend, Torrie Wilson.
- WWE Royal Rumble '04 (January 25) = Gunn competed in the Royal Rumble, which was won by Chris Benoit.
- OVW Crusade Slamfest (February 7) = Gunn was beaten by Nick Dinsmore.
- WWE Judgment Day '04 (May 16) = Gunn & Hardcore Holly fell to the WWE Smackdown Tag Champs, Charlie Haas & Rico.
- WWE Great American Bash '04 (June 27) = Gunn was beaten by Kenzo Suzuki.
- NWA-TNA Destination X '05 (March 13) = The Outlaw won a "Taped Fist First Blood" Match over Kevin Nash.
- NWA-TNA Lockdown (April 24, '05) = The Outlaw, Jeff Jarrett, & Monty Brown lost a "Steel Cage Bunkhouse 6-Man Tag Team" Match to Sean Waltman, BG James, & Diamond Dallas Page.
- NWA-TNA Hard Justice (May 15, '05) = The Outlaw & Monty Brown defeated Diamond Dallas Page & Ron Killings. Later that night, the Outlaw competed in the "Gauntlet For The Gold" Match, which was won by Abyss.
- TNA Slammiversary (June 19, '05) = The Outlaw fell to Ron Killings.
- TNA No Surrender (July 17, '05) = Kip James & Monty Brown defeated 3 Live Kru (Ron Killings & Konnan).
- TNA Sacrifice (August 14, '05) = James & Monty Brown were beaten by 3 Live Kru (Ron Killings & Konnan). BG James was the special referee.
- TNA Chris Candido Memorial Cup Tag-Team Tournament (August '05) = James & Petey Williams lost in the first round to Lance Hoyt & Konnan. Alex Shelley & Sean Waltman won the tournament.
- TNA Unbreakable (September 11, '05) = James & Monty Brown took down Lance Hoyt & Apolo.
- TNA Bound For Glory (October 23rd, '05) = James competed in a "#1 Contenders Gauntlet" Match, which was won by Rhino.
- TNA Turning Point '05 (December 11) = 4 Live Kru (Kip James, BG James, Ron Killings, & Konnan) fell to Team Canada (Petey Williams, Bobby Roode, Eric Young, & A1).
- TNA Final Resolution '06 (January 15) = The James Gang (Kip & BG James) defeated the Diamonds In The Rough (Young & Skipper).
- TNA Against All Odds '06 (February 12) = The James Gang took down the Latin American Xchange (Homicide & Machete).
- TNA Destination X '06 (March 12) = The James Gang & Bob Armstrong beat the Latin American Xchange (Konnan, Homicide, & Machete).
- TNA Sacrifice '06 (May 14) = The James Gang won over Team 3-D.
- TNA Slammiversary '06 (June 18) = The James Gang lost a "Bingo Hall Brawl" Match to Team 3-D.
- TNA Victory Road '06 (July 16) = The James Gang & Abyss won a "No Disqualification" Match over Brother Runt & Team 3-D.
- TNA No Surrender '06 (September 24) = The James Gang competed in a "Tag-Team #1 Contenders Battle Royal", which was won by the Naturals.
- TNA Bound For Glory '06 (October 22) = The James Gang lost a "Four Corners" Match to Team 3-D. America's Most Wanted and the Naturals were the other participants.
- TNA Fight For Your Right Tournament (October/November '06) = James competed in the "Three Stages Qualifying" Match, but was not one of the wrestlers who earned a seed in the tournament.
- TNA Genesis '06 (November 19, '06) = The Voodoo Kin Mafia (Kip & BG James) defeated the New Movement (Johnny Devine, Frankie Kazarian, & Maverick Matt).
- TNA Destination X '07 (March 11) = The Voodoo Kin Mafia took down the Heartbreakers.
- TNA Lockdown '07 (April 15) = In a dark match, the Voodoo Kin Mafia won a "Steel Cage" Match over Serotonin (Havoc & Kaz).
- TNA Sacrifice '07 (May 13) = James lost a "Handicap" Match to Basham & Damaja (BG James was taken out earlier in the day).
- TNA Slammiversary '07 (June 17) = The Voodoo Kin Mafia won over Basham & Damaja.
- TNA Victory Road '07 (July 15) = The Voodoo Kin Mafia defeated Basham & Damaja.
- TNA Hard Justice '07 (August 12) = The Voodoo Kin Mafia lost to the Latin American Xchange.
- TNA No Surrender '07 (September 9) = The Voodoo Kin Mafia competed in a "#1 Contenders Tag-Team Gauntlet" Match, which was won by AJ Styles & Tomko.
- TNA Bound For Glory '07 (October 14) = James competed in the "Fight For Your Right Battle Royal", which was won by Eric Young.
- TNA Turkey Bowl Tournament '07 (November) = James lost in a "Three-Way Qualifying" Match to the eventual winner, Samoa Joe. Johnny Devine was the other participant.
- TNA Turning Point '07 (December 2) = James competed in the "Feast or Fired" Match, which was 'won' by BG James, Scott Steiner, Petey Williams, and Senshi.
- TNA Lockdown '08 (April 13) = Kip James lost a "Steel Cage" Match to BG James.
- TNA Sacrifice '08 (May 11) = James & Matt Morgan lost in the Quarter-Finals of the Deuces Wild Tag-Team Titles Tournament to the eventual winners, the Latin American Xchange.
- TNA Bound For Glory '08 (October 12) = The Beautiful People (James, Angelina Love, & Velvet Sky) lost a "Bimbo Brawl" Match to Rhaka Khan, ODB, & Rhino.
- TNA Turkey Bowl Tournament '08 (November 24) = James lost a "Three-Way Qualifying" Match to Alex Shelley. Consequences Creed was the other participant. Rhino won the tournament.
- TNA Final Resolution '08 (#2) (December 7, '08) = Cute Kip competed in a "Feast Or Fired" Match, which was won by Curry Man, Jay Lethal, Hernandez, and Homicide.
- TNA Genesis '09 (January 11) = The Main Event Mafia (Cute Kip [subbing for an injured Kevin Nash], Scott Steiner, & Booker T) lost a "Hardcore" Match to Mick Foley, AJ Styles, & Brother Devon.

Title Summary:
- WWF World Tag-Team Champion w/ Bart Gunn (1/23/1995 - 4/02/1995)
- WWF World Tag-Team Champion(2) w/ Bart Gunn (9/25/1995 - 2/15/1996)
- WWF World Tag-Team Champion(3) w/ Bart Gunn (5/26/1996 - 9/22/1996)
- WWF World Tag-Team Champion(4) w/ Jesse James (11/24/1997 - 3/29/1998)
- WWF World Tag-Team Champion(5) w/ Jesse James (3/30/1998 - 7/13/1998)
- WWF World Tag-Team Champion(6) w/ Jesse James (8/30/1998 - 12/14/1998)
- WWF Hardcore Champion (3/15/1999 - 3/28/1999)
- WWF World Tag-Team Champion(7) w/ Jesse James (9/21/1999 - 10/12/1999)
- WWF World Tag-Team Champion(8) w/ Jesse James (11/08/1999 - 2/27/2000)
- WWF Intercontinental Heavyweight Champion (11/21/2000 - 12/10/2000)
- WWF Hardcore Champion(2) (2/25/2001)
- WWF World Tag-Team Champion(9) w/ Chuck Palumbo (2/19/2002 - 5/19/2002)
- WWE World Tag-Team Champion(10) w/ Chuck Palumbo (6/04/2002 - 7/02/2002)
- MCW (Maryland) Tag-Team Champion w/ BG James (2/26/2006 - 3/26/2006)

PWI Achievement Awards: (2 wins, 1 1st RU, 1 2nd RU, 0 3rd RUs)
- 1995 Tag-Team of the Year, 1st Runner-Up (Smoking Gunns)
- 1998 Most Improved Wrestler, 2nd Runner-Up (New Age Outlaws)
- 1998 Tag-Team of the Year (New Age Outlaws)
- 2002 Tag-Team of the Year (Billy & Chuck)