The Rock



Height: 6'4"

Weight: 272 lbs

Real Name: Duane Johnson

DOB: 5/02/1972

Hometown: Miami, Florida

Other Names: Flex Kavana (USWA), Rocky Maivia(WWF), "The People's Champion" The Rock(WWE), "The Brahma Bull"(WWE), "The Great One"(WWE)

Wrestler Since: 1996

Finishing Maneuver: People's Elbow, Rock Bottom

Previous PWI 500 Rankings: #9(2002), #14(2001), #2(2000), #5(1999), #11(1998), #103(1997)

Other Related Websites:
The Rock 'n' Sock Connection - Rollercoaster Bio
The Rock - Cagematch Bio
The Rock - Online World of Wrestling Bio
The Rock - Wikipedia Bio

History: (Under Construction)

Pay-Per-View/Show Summary: (43 - 37, 1 Draw, 1 NC)
- WWF Survivor Series '96 = The Rock, Marc Mero, Jake Roberts & Barry Windham fought in an "Elimination" match against Jerry Lawler, Crush, Hunter Hearst Helmsley & Goldust. The Rock was the sole 'survivor'.
- WWF "It's Time" (December '96) = In a dark match, the Rock won, via DQ, over Salvatore Sincere.
- WWF Royal Rumble '97 = The Rock competed in the Royal Rumble, which was won by Steve Austin.
- WWF Final Four (February '97) = The Rock stayed the IC Champ, beating Hunter Hearst Helmsley.
- WWF European Title Tournament (February 20-27, '97) = The Rock lost in the first round to Vader. The British Bulldog won the tournament.
- WWF Wrestlemania XIII ('97) = The Rock retained the Intercontinental Title, beating the Sultan.
- WWF "Taker's Revenge" (April '97) = The Rock lost, via Countout, to Savio Vega. The Rock kept the IC Title.
- WWF "Cold Day In Hell" (May '97) = The Rock was forced to submit to Mankind.
- WWF Intercontinental Title Tournament (September '97) = The Rock lost in the first round to Ahmed Johnson.
- WWF Badd Blood (October '97) = The Rock, D-Lo Brown & Kama Mustafa defeated the Legion of Doom (Hawk & Animal) in a Handicap match.
- WWF Survivor Series '97 = The Rock, Farooq, D-Lo Brown & Kama Mustafa fought in an "Elimination" match against Ahmed Johnson, Ken Shamrock and the Legion of Doom. The Rock was forced to submit to Shamrock, who was the sole 'survivor'.
- WWF Degeneration-X (December '97) = The Rock was beaten by the IC Champ, Steve Austin.
- WWF Royal Rumble '98 = The Rock won, via DQ, over Ken Shamrock, to retain the IC Title. Later that night, Maivia competed in the Royal Rumble, which was won by Steve Austin.
- WWF No Way Out '98 = The Rock, Farooq, D-Lo Brown, Mark Henry & Kama Mustafa were beaten by Ahmed Johnson, Ken Shamrock, Chainz, Eight Ball & Skull.
- WWF Mayhem In Manchester (April '98) = The Rock & D-Lo Brown were defeated by Ken Shamrock & Owen Hart.
- WWF Unforgiven '98 = The Rock, D-Lo Brown & Mark Henry lost to Ken Shamrock, Farooq & Steve Blackman.
- WWF Wrestlemania XIV ('98) = The Rock stayed the IC Champ by winning, via DQ, over Ken Shamrock.
- WWF Over the Edge '98 (May) = The Rock retained the IC Title, beating Farooq.
- WWF King of the Ring '98 = The Rock defeated Dan Severn, then lost to Ken Shamrock in the finals of the KOTR tournament.
- WWF Fully Loaded '98 = The Rock and Hunter Hearst Helmsley fought to a Draw in a "Three Falls" match.
- WWF Summerslam '98 = The Rock lost a "Ladder" match, dropping the IC Title to Hunter Hearst Helmsley.
- WWF Breakdown (September '98) = The Rock won a "Steel Cage Triple Threat" match over Ken Shamrock and Mankind.
- WWF Judgement Day '98 = The Rock was beaten by Mark Henry.
- WWF Survivor Series '98 = The Rock defeated the Big Boss Man, Ken Shamrock, the Undertaker & Mankind to win the vacant World Title Tournament.
- WWF Capital Carnage (December '98) = The Rock won, via DQ, over X-Pac, retaining the World Title.
- WWF Rock Bottom (December '98) = The Rock was forced to submit to Mankind, who won the World Title. However, the decision was later reversed by Vince McMahon, allowing the Rock to keep the gold.
- WWF Royal Rumble '99 = The Rock won an "I Quit" match over Mankind to win the WWF World Title.
- WWF St. Valentine's Day Massacre (February '99) = The Rock and WWF Champ Mankind fought to a No-Contest in a "Last Man Standing" match.
- WWF Wrestlemania XV ('99) = The Rock was beaten by Steve Austin, losing the Heavyweight strap.
- WWF Backlash '99 = The Rock again fell to World Champ Steve Austin. Shane McMahon was the special referee.
- WWF Over The Edge '99 (May) = The Rock won, via DQ, over Hunter Hearst Helmsley.
- WWF King of the Ring '99 = The Rock was defeated by the Heavyweight Champion, the Undertaker.
- WWF Fully Loaded '99 = The Rock lost a "Strap" match to Hunter Hearst Helmsley.
- WWF Summerslam '99 = The Rock beat Billy Gunn in a "Kiss My Ass" match.
- WWF Unforgiven '99 = The Rock lost a "Sixpack" match to Hunter Hearst Helmsley, who won the vacant World Title. The other participants were Mankind, Kane, the Big Show & the British Bulldog. Steve Austin was the special referee.
- WWF Rebellion (October '99) = The Rock was beaten in a "Steel Cage" match by the WWF Champ, Hunter Hearst Helmsley.
- WWF No Mercy '99 = The Rock defeated the British Bulldog.
- WWF Survivor Series '99 = The Rock lost a "Triangle" match to the Big Show, who won the World Title. Hunter Hearst Helmsley was the other participant.
- WWF Armageddon '99 = The Rock 'n' Sock Connection (the Rock & Mankind) won, via DQ, over the Tag-Team Champions, the New Age Outlaws (Jesse James & Billy Gunn).
- WWF Royal Rumble '00 = The Rock won the Royal Rumble.
- WWF No Way Out '00 = The Rock was pinned by the Big Show.
- WWF Wrestlemania 2000 = The Rock was beaten by the World Champ, Hunter Hearst Helmsley, in a "Four Corners" match. Mick Foley and the Big Show were the other participants.
- WWF Backlash '00 = The Rock pinned Hunter Hearst Helmsley to become the WWF Heavyweight Champion. Shane McMahon was the special referee.
- WWF Insurrextion '00 (May) = The Rock stayed the World Champion, winning a "Triangle" match over Hunter Hearst Helmsley and Shane McMahon.
- WWF Judgement Day '00 = The Rock lost an "Ironman" match to Hunter Hearst Helmsley, who took away the World Title.
- WWF King of the Ring '00 = The Rock, Kane & the Undertaker defeated Hunter Hearst Helmsley, Vince & Shane McMahon. Since the Rock made the pin, he became the World Champion.
- WWF Fully Loaded '00 = The Rock pinned Chris Benoit to stay the Heavyweight Champion.
- WWF Summerslam '00 = The Rock beat Hunter Hearst Helmsley and Kurt Angle in a "Triple Threat" match to retain the World Title.
- WWF Unforgiven '00 = The Rock kept the World strap, winning a Fatal Fourway match over the Undertaker, Kane & Chris Benoit.
- WWF No Mercy '00 = The Rock lost the World Title to Kurt Angle.
- WWF Survivor Series '00 = The Rock defeated Rikishi.
- WWF Rebellion '00 (December) = The Rock lost a "Fatal Fourway" match to the World Champion, Kurt Angle. Steve Austin & Rikishi were the other participants.
- WWF Armageddon '00 = The Rock lost a "Hell In A Cell" match to WWF Champ Kurt Angle. Steve Austin, the Undertaker, Hunter Hearst Helmsley & Rikishi were the other participants.
- WWF Royal Rumble '01 = The Rock competed in the Royal Rumble, which was won by Steve Austin.
- WWF No Way Out '01 = The Rock won the World Title by beating Kurt Angle.
- WWF Wrestlemania X-7 ('01) = The Rock lost a "No DQ" match to Steve Austin, dropping the Heavyweight Title.
- WWF Summerslam '01 = The Rock defeated Booker T to gain the WCW World Heavyweight Title.
- WWF Unforgiven '01 = The Rock won a Handicap match over Booker T & Shane McMahon, retaining the WCW World Title.
- WWF No Mercy '01 = The Rock lost the WCW World Title to Chris Jericho.
- WWF Rebellion (November 3, '01) = The Rock was pinned by the WWF World Champ, Steve Austin.
- WWF Survivor Series '01 = The Rock, Chris Jericho, Kane, the Undertaker & the Big Show fought in an "Elimination" match against Steve Austin, Kurt Angle, Rob Van Dam, Booker T & Shane McMahon. The Rock was the sole 'survivor'.
- WWF Vengence (December '01) = The Rock lost the (WCW) World Title to Chris Jericho.
- WWF Royal Rumble '02 = The Rock fell to the WWF World Champion, Chris Jericho.
- WWF No Way Out '02 = The Rock defeated the Undertaker.
- WWF Wrestlemania X-8 ('02) = The Rock won over Hulk Hogan.
- WWE Vengence '02 (July) = The Rock won a "Triple Threat" Match over Kurt Angle and the Undertaker to become the WWE World Champion.
- WWE Global Warning (August 10, '02) = The Rock stayed the WWE World Heavyweight Champ, winning a "Triple Threat" Match over Brock Lesnar and Hunter Hearst Helmsley.
- WWE Summerslam '02 = The Rock lost the WWF World Title to Brock Lesnar.
- WWE No Way Out '03 = The Rock won over Hulk Hogan.
- WWE Wrestlemania X-9 (March 30, '03) = The Rock defeated Steve Austin.
- WWE Backlash '03 = The Rock fell to Bill Goldberg.
- WWE Wrestlemania XX (March 14, '04) = The Rock & Sock Connection (Rock & Mick Foley) lost a "Handicap" Match to Evolution (Randy Orton, Ric Flair & Batista).
- WWE Survivor Series '11 (November 13) = The Rock & John Cena defeated Awesome Truth.
- WWE WrestleMania XXVIII (April 1, '12) = The Rock defeated John Cena.
- WWE Royal Rumble '13 (January 27) = The Rock won the WWE Title, beating CM Punk.
- WWE Elimination Chamber '13 (February 17) = The Rock retained the WWE Title, winning over CM Punk. The title would have changed hands on DQ or Countout.
- WWE WrestleMania 29 (April 7) = The Rock lost the WWE Title to John Cena.

Title Summary:
- USWA World Tag-Team Champion w/ Bart Sawyer (6/17/1996 - 7/01/1996)
- USWA World Tag-Team Champion w/ Bart Sawyer (7/08/1996 - 7/15/1996)
- WWF Intercontinental Heavyweight Champion (2/13/1997 - 4/28/1997)
- WWF Intercontinental Heavyweight Champion(2) (12/08/1997 - 8/30/1998)
- WWF World Heavyweight Champion (11/15/1998 - 12/29/1998)
- WWF World Heavyweight Champion(2) (1/24/1999 - 1/26/1999)
- WWF World Heavyweight Champion(3) (2/15/1999 - 3/28/1999)
- WWF World Tag-Team Champion w/ Mankind (8/30/1999 - 9/07/1999)
- WWF World Tag-Team Champion(2) w/ Mankind (9/20/1999 - 9/21/1999)
- WWF World Tag-Team Champion(3) w/ Mankind (10/12/1999 - 10/18/1999)
- WWF World Heavyweight Champion(4) (4/30/2000 - 5/21/2000)
- WWF World Heavyweight Champion(5) (6/25/2000 - 10/22/2000)
- WWF World Tag-Team Champion(4) w/ the Undertaker (12/18/2000 - 12/19/2000)
- WWF World Heavyweight Champion(6) (2/25/2001 - 4/01/2001)
- WCW World Heavyweight Champion (8/19/2001 - 10/21/2001)
- WWF World Tag-Team Champion(5) w/ Chris Jericho (10/22/2001 - 10/30/2001)
- WCW World Heavyweight Champion(2) (11/05/2001 - 12/09/2001)
- WWE World Heavyweight Champion(7) (7/21/2002 - 8/25/2002)
- WWE (formerly WWE World Heavyweight) Champion(8) (1/27/2013 - 4/07/2013)

PWI Achievement Awards: (5 wins, 5 1st RUs, 4 2nd RUs, 4 3rd RUs)
- 1996 Rookie of the Year, 2nd Runner-Up
- 1998 Most Popular Wrestler, 2nd Runner-Up
- 1998 Feud of the Year, 3rd Runner-Up (Rocky Maivia vs. Ken Shamrock)
- 1998 Wrestler of the Year, 3rd Runner-Up
- 1999 Most Popular Wrestler
- 1999 Feud of the Year, 1st Runner-Up (Rock vs. Helmsley)
- 1999 Match of the Year, 3rd Runner-Up (Rock vs. Austin)
- 1999 Match of the Year (Rock vs. Mankind)
- 1999 Wrestler of the Year, 1st Runner-Up
- 2000 Most Popular Wrestler
- 2000 Feud of the Year, 1st Runner-Up (Rock vs. Helmsley)
- 2000 Wrestler of the Year
- 2001 Most Popular Wrestler, 1st Runner-Up
- 2001 Feud of the Year, 1st Runner-Up (Rock vs. Booker T)
- 2001 Match of the Year, 2nd Runner-Up (Rock vs. Jericho)
- 2001 Wrestler of the Year, 2nd Runner-Up
- 2002 Match of the Year (The Rock vs. Hulk Hogan)
- 2002 Most Popular Wrestler, 3rd Runner-Up