Sir William Regal



Height: 5'10"

Weight: 255 lbs

Real Name: Darrin Mathews

DOB: 5/10/1965

Hometown: Blackpool, England

Other Names: Lord Steven Regal (WCW)

Wrestler Since: 1986

Finishing Maneuver: Regal Stretch, Regal Bomb, Union Jack Neckbreaker

Previous PWI 500 Rankings: #169(2011), #126(2010), #41(2009), #55(2008), #77(2007), #123(2006), #44(2005), #67(2003), #20(2002), #61(2001), #222(2000), #233(1999), #188(1998), #80(1997), #56(1996), #36(1995), #18(1994), #71(1993), #416(1993), #246(1992), #182(1991)

History: (Under Construction)

Pay-Per-View/Show Summary: (31 - 56, 1 DCO, 4 Draws)
- WCW Television Title Tournament (February/March '93) = Steven Regal defeated the Barbarian, then fell to Johnny B. Badd. Paul Orndorff won the tournament.
- WCW Clash of the Champions XXIII (June 16, '93) = Regal pinned Marcus Bagwell.
- WCW Beach Blast '93 (July 18) = Regal defeated Erik Watts.
- WCW Clash of the Champions XXIV (August 18, '93) = Regal (subbing for Brian Pillman) & Steve Austin lost the Tag-Team Titles to Arn Anderson & Paul Roma.
- WCW Fall Brawl '93 = Regal defeated Ricky Steamboat to win the Television Title.
- WCW Halloween Havoc '93 = Regal fought to a draw with Davey Boy Smith to stay the TV Champ.
- WCW Clash of the Champions XXV (November 10, '93) = Regal defended the Television Championship, beating Johnny B. Badd.
- WCW Battle Bowl (November 20, '93) = Regal & Ricky Steamboat were beaten by Paul Orndorff & the Shockmaster.
- WCW Starrcade '93 = Regal kept the TV Title by fighting to a draw with Ricky Steamboat.
- WCW Clash of the Champions XXVI (January 27, '94) = Regal retained the TV Title by fighting to a draw with Dustin Rhodes.
- WCW Superbrawl IV ('94) = Regal retained the TV Title by beating Arn Anderson.
- WCW European Cup Tournament (March '94) = Regal took down Maxx Payne, then fell to Ric Flair. Sting won the tournament.
- WCW Spring Stampede '94 = Regal stayed the TV Champ, fighting to a draw with Flyin' Brian Pillman.
- WCW Slamboree '94 = Regal was beaten by Larry Zbysko.
- WCW Clash of the Champions XXVII (June 23, '94) = Regal won the TV Title from Larry Zbysko.
- WCW Bash at the Beach '94 = Regal kept the TV Title by defeating Johnny B. Badd.
- WCW Clash of the Champions XXVIII (August 28, '94) = Regal was pinned by Antonio Inoki.
- WCW Fall Brawl '94 = Regal lost the TV Title to Johnny B. Badd.
- WCW Slamboree '95 = In a dark match, Regal & Bobby Eaton took down Ricky Santana & Fidel Sierra.
- WCW Great American Bash '95 = Regal & Bobby Eaton were defeated by the WCW Tag Champs, the Nasty Boys.
- WCW Bash at the Beach '95 = Regal & Bobby Eaton lost a "Triangle" match to the Tag-Team Champions, Harlem Heat. The Nasty Boys were the other participants.
- WCW Halloween Havoc '95 = In a dark match, Regal & Bobby Eaton fell to Chris Benoit & Dean Malenko.
- WCW World War III '95 = Regal competed in the WWIII 3-Ring Battle Royal, which was won by Randy Savage.
- WCW Starrcade '95 = In a dark match, Regal & Bobby Eaton were beaten by Marcus Bagwell & Scotty Riggs.
- WCW Clash of the Champions XXXII (January 23, '96) = In a dark match, Regal defeated Chris Benoit. Later that night, Regal & Bobby Eaton lost to the Tag Champs, Lex Luger & Sting.
- WCW Uncensored '96 = Regal lost, via DQ, to the Belfast Bruiser.
- WCW Slamboree '96 = Regal & David Taylor fell to Hacksaw Jim Duggan & VK Wallstreet.
- WCW Great American Bash '96 = Regal was forced to submit to Sting.
- WCW Bash at the Beach '96 = In a dark match, Regal was pinned by Eddie Guerrero.
- WCW World War III '96 = Regal competed in the WWIII 3-Ring Battle Royal, which was won by the Giant.
- WCW United States Title Tournament (November/December '96) = Regal lost in the first round to Chris Benoit. Eddie Guerrero won the tournament.
- WCW Spring Stampede '97 = Regal was pinned by the TV Champion, Prince Iaukea.
- WCW Slamboree '97 = Regal forced the Ultimo Dragon to submit, to win the WCW Television Title.
- WCW World War III '97 = Regal & David Taylor fell to the WCW Tag Champs, the Steiner Brothers. Later that night, Regal competed in the WWIII 3-Ring Battle Royal, which was won by Scott Hall.
- NWA 50th Anniversary Show (October '98) = Regal was beaten by the NWA World Champion, Dan Severn.
- WWF Survivor Series '98 = Regal fought to a Double Countout with X-Pac.
- WCW Bash at the Beach '99 = Regal competed in a Junkyard Battle Royal for the new Hardcore Trophy. The match was won by Fit Finlay.
- OVW 3rd Annual Brian Pillman Memorial Show (May 25, '00) = Regal was forced to submit to Chris Benoit.
- WWF No Mercy '00 = Regal defended the European Title, winning over Mideon.
- WWF Survivor Series '00 = Regal won, via DQ, over Hardcore Holly, to stay the European Champion.
- WWF Rebellion (December 2, '00) = Regal lost the European Title to Crash Holly.
- WWF Armageddon '00 = Regal retained the European Title, beating Hardcore Holly.
- WWF Royal Rumble '01 = Regal competed in the Royal Rumble, which was won by Steve Austin.
- WWF Wrestlemania X-7 ('01) = Regal was beaten by the Intercontinental Champion, Chris Jericho.
- WWF Backlash '01 = Regal won a "Dutchess of Queensbury" match over Chris Jericho.
- WWF Insurrextion '01 (May 5) = Regal was forced to submit to Chris Jericho.
- WWF Judgment Day '01 = Regal pinned Rikishi.
- WWF Invasion (July '01) = Regal was beaten by Raven.
- WWF Rebellion '01 (November 3) = Regal forced Tajiri to submit.
- WWF Survivor Series '01 = Regal won over Tajiri.
- WWF Vengeance '01 (December) = Regal fell to the Intercontinental Champion, Edge.
- WWF Royal Rumble '02 = Regal defeated Edge to win the WWF Intercontinental Title.
- WWF No Way Out '02 = Regal retained the Intercontinental Title, winning a "Brass Knuckles On A Pole" Match over Edge.
- WWF Wrestlemania X-8 ('02) = Regal lost the Intercontinental belt to Rob Van Dam.
- WWF Insurrextion '02 (May 4) = Regal was beaten by the European Champion, Spike Dudley.
- WWF Judgment Day '02 = In a dark match, Regal defended the European Title, beating D-Lo Brown.
- WWE Vengence '02 (July) = Regal was pinned by the European Champ, Jeff Hardy.
- WWE Unforgiven '02 = Regal, Lance Storm, Christian & Test fell to Booker T, Goldust, Bubba Ray Dudley & Kane.
- WWE Survivor Series '02 = In a dark match, Regal & Lance Storm defeated Goldust & the Hurricane.
- WWE Armageddon '02 = Regal & Lance Storm competed in the "Raw Tag-Team Title Elimination" Match, which was won by Booker T & Goldust. Christian & Chris Jericho and the Dudley Boyz were the other participants.
- WWE Royal Rumble '03 = Regal & Lance Storm lost the "Raw" Tag-Team Titles to the Dudley Boyz.
- WWE No Way Out '03 = Regal & Lance Storm stayed the WWE Raw Tag Champs, beating Rob Van Dam & Kane.
- WWE Unforgiven '04 (September 12) = Regal & Chris Benoit defeated Ric Flair & Batista.
- WWE New Year's Revolution (January 9, '05) = Regal & Eugene stayed the Raw Tag-Team Champions, taking down Tyson Tomko & Christian.
- WWE Wrestlemania 21 (April 3, '05) = In a dark match, Regal competed in a "Smackdown vs. Raw Battle Royal", which was won by Booker T.
- WWE Backlash '05 (May 1) = Regal & Tajiri lost a "Tag-Team Turmoil" Match, and the WWE Raw Tag Titles, to Rosey & the Hurricane. The other participants were La Resistance, Simon Dean & Maven, and the Heart Throbs.
- WWE Armageddon '05 (December 18) = Regal & Paul Birchall lost a "Handicap" Match to Bobby Lashley.
- WWE Wrestlemania 22 (April 2, '06) = In a dark match, Regal competed in a "Battle Royal", which was won by Viscera.
- WWE Great American Bash '06 (July 23) = Regal lost to the WWE United States Heavyweight Champion, Finlay.
- WWE No Mercy '06 (October 8) = Regal fell to Chris Benoit.
- WWE Raw Family Reunion (October 9, '06) = Regal, Chavo Guerrero, & Finlay were beaten by Bobby Lashley, Rey Mysterio, & Batista.
- WWE Armageddon '06 (December 17) = Regal & Dave Taylor lost a "Four Corners Ladder" Match to the WWE Smackdown Tag-Team Champs, Brian Kendrick & Paul London. The Hardy Boyz and M-N-M were the other participants.
- DSW Six Flags Park Slam '07 (March 17) = Regal, Dave Taylor, & Finlay defeated Brad Armstrong & the Major Brothers.
- WWE Judgment Day '07 (May 20) = In a dark match, Regal fell to Kane.
- WWE King of the Ring '08 Tournament (April 21) = Regal defeated Hornswoggle, Finlay, and CM Punk to win the tournament.
- WWE Survivor Series '08 (November 23) = Team Orton (Regal, Shelton Benjamin, Mark Henry, Randy Orton, & Cody Rhodes) won an "Elimination" Match over Team Batista (Batista, Matt Hardy, Kofi Kingston, CM Punk, & R-Truth).
- WWE Royal Rumble '09 (January 25) = Regal competed in the "Royal Rumble" Match, which was won by Randy Orton.
- WWE Extreme Rules '09 (June 7) = Regal lost a "Fatal Fourway" Match to the WWE United States Heavyweight Champion, Kofi Kingston. Matt Hardy and MVP were the other participants.
- WWE Summerslam '09 (August 23) = Regal lost to the ECW World Heavyweight Champion, Christian.
- WWE Breaking Point '09 (September 13) = Regal again lost to the ECW World Heavyweight Champ, Christian.
- WWE Survivor Series '09 (November 22) = Regal, CM Punk, & Legacy (Randy Orton, Ted DiBiase, & Cody Rhodes) lost an "Elimination" Match to Christian, Mark Henry, Kofi Kingston, MVP, & R-Truth.
- WWE Wrestlemania XXVI (March 28, '10) = In a dark match, Regal competed in a "Battle Royal", which was won by Yoshi Tatsu.
- WWE Money In The Bank '10 (July 18) = In a dark match, Regal was beaten by Santino Marella.
- WWE Royal Rumble '11 (January 30) = Regal competed in the Royal Rumble match, which was won by Alberto Del Rio.
- WWE WrestleMania XXVII (April 3, '11) = In a dark match, Regal competed in a "Battle Royal", which was won by The Great Khali.
- WWE Over The Limit '12 (May 21) = Regal competed in the "20-Man People Power #1 Contenders Battle Royal" Match, which was won by Christian.

Title Summary:
- WCW Television Champion (9/19/1993 - 5/02/1994)
- WCW Television Champion(2) (6/23/1994 - 9/18/1994)
- WCW Television Champion(3) (8/20/1996 - 2/17/1997)
- WCW Television Champion(4) (5/18/1997 - 7/22/1997)
- MCW Southern Heavyweight Champion (6/21/2000 - 8/19/2000)
- WWF European Heavyweight Champion (10/16/2000 - 12/02/2000)
- WWF European Heavyweight Champion(2) (12/04/2000 - 1/22/2001)
- WWF Intercontinental Heavyweight Champion (1/20/2002 - 3/17/2002)
- WWF European Heavyweight Champion(3) (3/19/2002 - 4/08/2002)
- WWF Hardcore Champion (4/06/2002)
- WWF Hardcore Champion(2) (4/07/2002)
- WWF Hardcore Champion(3) (4/12/2002)
- WWF Hardcore Champion(4) (4/13/2002)
- WWF Hardcore Champion(5) (4/14/2002)
- WWF European Heavyweight Champion(4) (5/06/2002 - 7/08/2002)
- WWE Raw World Tag-Team Champion w/ Lance Storm (1/06/2003 - 1/19/2003)
- WWE Raw World Tag-Team Champion(2) w/ Lance Storm (1/20/2003 - 3/24/2003)
- WWE Raw World Tag-Team Champion(3) w/ Eugene (11/15/2004 - 1/16/2005)
- WWE Raw World Tag-Team Champion(4) w/ Tajiri (2/04/2005 - 5/01/2005)
- WWE Intercontinental Heavyweight Champion(2) (11/10/2008 - 1/19/2009)

PWI Achievement Awards: (0 wins, 1 1st RU, 2 2nd RUs, 1 3rd RU)
- 2002 Most Hated Wrestler(s), 1st Runner-Up (The Un-Americans)
- 2004 Comeback of the Year, 2nd Runner-Up
- 2004 Most Inspirational Wrestler, 3rd Runner-Up
- 2008 Comeback of the Year, 2nd Runner-Up