"The Machine" Doug Basham



Height: 6'2"

Weight: 245 lbs

Real Name: Doug Basham

DOB: 5/12

Hometown: Louisville, Kentucky

Other Names: "The All-American" (OVW), The Machine(OVW), Basham(TNA)

Wrestler Since: 1993

Finishing Maneuver: Spike Piledriver, The Last Impression

Previous PWI 500 Rankings: #164(2007), #66(2005), #63(2004), #51(2003), #157(2002)

History: (Under Construction)

Pay-Per-View/Show Summary: (18 - 22, 1 DDQ)
- OVW Southern Tag-Team Title Tournament (March 18, '98) = Doug Basham & Kousin Krazy lost in the first round to Rip Rogers & Trailer Park Trash. Nick Dinsmore & Rob Conway won the tournament.
- OVW Southern Tag-Team Title Tournament (June 14, '98) = Basham & Trailer Park Trash fell in the first round to Rip Rogers & Dave the Rave. Nick Dinsmore & Rob Conway won the tournament.
- OVW Southern Tag-Team Title Tournament (September 27, '98) = Basham & Trailer Park Trash defeated Juan Hurtado & Scott Sandlin, then lost to Jason Lee & Rod Steel. Nick Dinsmore & Rob Conway won the tournament.
- OVW Last Dance (June 27, '01) = The Machine lost a "Mask-vs-Retirement" Match to Nick Dinsmore, revealing himself to be Doug Basham.
- HWA Cincinnati Show (July '01) = The Machine defeated the Ice Cream Man.
- OVW Tag-Team Title Tournament (July/August '01) = The Machine & Mike Hard fought to a Double Disqualification with Nick Dinsmore & Mark Henry. Rico Constantino & the Prototype won the tournament.
- OVW 4th Annual Brian Pillman Memorial Show (August 9, '01) = The Machine was pinned by Nigel McGinnes.
- HWA Cincinnati Show (February 12, '02) = The Machine defeated Alex.
- HWA Cincinnati Show (February 26, '02) = The Machine lost a "Triple Threat" Match to the HWA Champ, EZ Money. Race Steele was the other participant.
- HWA Cincinnati Show (March 5, '02) = The Machine took down Jimmy Yang.
- HWA Cincinnati Show (March 26, '02) = The Machine beat Bennie da Bookie.
- OVW Spring Break-Out '02 (April 5) = Basham, Victoria, & the Damaja lost a "Control of OVW" Match to Danny Davis & the Lords of the Ring.
- OVW Super Summer Sizzler Series (June 14, '02) = Basham, Victoria, & the Damaja lost a "Handicap" Match to the Dogg Pound.
- OVW Super Summer Sizzler Series (July 19, '02) = Basham lost a "Last Man Standing" Match to Nick Dinsmore.
- PCW (Phoenix) Russ Haas Memorial Tag-Team Tournament (August 31, '02) = Doug Basham & the Damaja won a "Three-Way" Match over Christian York & Joey Mathews and the Ballard Brothers. Basham & Damaja later beat Steve Corino & Red, then lost in the finals to R.C. Haas & Nova.
- OVW Fall Brawl (September 4, '02) = Basham was beaten by Chris Benoit.
- OVW Spring Break-Out '03 (April 11) = Basham, Rob Conway, & the Damaja lost an "Iron Man" Match to Chris Benoit, Nick Dinsmore, & Johnny Jeter.
- OVW Super Summer Sizzler Series (June 27, '03) = Basham, as the OVW Heavyweight Champ, lost, via DQ, to Booker T.
- OVW Salem Show (June 28, '03) = Basham & John Hennigan fell to Johnny Jeter & the Damaja.
- WWE Vengeance '03 = The Basham Brothers (Doug & Danny) competed in the APA Invitational Barroom Brawl, which was won by Bradshaw.
- WWE No Mercy '03 = The Basham Brothers won over the APA.
- WWE Survivor Series '03 = The Basham Brothers stayed the WWE Smackdown Tag Titles, beating Los Guerreros.
- WWE No Way Out '04 (February 15) = The Basham Brothers & Shaniqua lost a "Handicap" Match to the WWE Smackdown Tag Champs, Scotty Too Hotty & Rikishi.
- OVW March Mayhem (March 6, '04) = Basham, the Damaja, & Johnny Jeter defeated Nick Dinsmore, Rob Conway & Mark Magnus.
- WWE Wrestlemania XX (March 14, '04) = The Basham Brothers lost a "Fatal Fourway" Match to the WWE Smackdown Tag Champs, Scotty Too Hotty & Rikishi. The APA and the World's Greatest Tag-Team were the other participants.
- OVW Super Summer Sizzler Series (May 21, '04) = The Basham Brothers won, via DQ, over the Southern Tag-Team Champs, the Troubleshooters.
- OVW Fall Brawl '04 (September 4) = The Basham Brothers & Eugene took down Matt Morgan & the Troubleshooters.
- OVW Crusade Rumble (November 12) = The Basham Brothers beat Chris Masters & the Blueprint.
- WWE Armageddon '04 (December 12, '04) = The Basham Brothers defeated Charlie Haas & Hardcore Holly.
- WWE No Way Out '05 (February 20) = The Basham Brothers lost the Smackdown Tag Titles to Rey Mysterio & Eddie Guerrero.
- WWE Wrestlemania 21 (April 3, '05) = In a dark match, Doug Basham competed in a "Smackdown vs. Raw Battle Royal", which was won by Booker T.
- OVW Six Flags Summer Sizzler Series '06 (August 11) = The Basham Brothers, Rob Conway, Eugene Dinsmore, & Danny Davis defeated the Untouchables & the Spirit Squad (Johnny, Mikey, & Mitch).
- TNA Sacrifice '07 (May 13) = Basham & Damaja won a "Handicap" Match over Kip James (the duo took out Kip's partner, BG James, earlier in the night).
- IWA Mid-South Chris Candido Cup Tag-Team Tournament '07 (May 25 - 26) = Basham & Damaja beat Silas Young & Dysfunction and Ian Rotten & Mickie Knuckles, then lost to the eventual winners, Sal & Vito Thomaselli.
- TNA Slammiversary '07 (June 17) = Basham & Damaja fell to the Voodoo Kin Mafia.
- TNA Victory Road '07 (July 15) = Basham & Damaja were beaten by the Voodoo Kin Mafia.

Title Summary:
- OVW Southern Tag-Team Champion w/ Flash Flannagan (1/11/98 - 1/25/98)
- OVW Heavyweight Champion (7/05/98 - 9/13/98)
- OVW Heavyweight Champion(2) (12/29/98 - 1/03/99)
- OVW Heavyweight Champion(3) (7/25/01 - 11/28/01)
- OVW Southern Tag-Team Champion(2) w/ Damaja (2/06/02 - 5/02)
- OVW Heavyweight Champion(4) (4/09/03 - 7/30/03)
- WWE World Smackdown Tag-Team Champion w/ Danny Basham (10/21/03 - 2/03/04)
- WWE World Smackdown Tag-Team Champion(2) w/ Danny Basham (1/11/05 - 2/20/05)

PWI Achievement Awards: (0 wins, 0 1st RUs, 0 2nd RUs, 0 3rd RUs)
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