Terry Funk



Height: 6'1"

Weight: 247 lbs

Real Name: Terrence Funk

DOB: 6/30/1944

Hometown: Amarillo, Texas

Other Names: The Texan(NWA), Chainsaw Charlie(WWF)

Wrestler Since: 1965

Finishing Maneuver: Piledriver

Previous PWI 500 Rankings: #165(2000), #212(1999), #60(1998), #60(1997), #143(1996), #70(1995), #33(1994), #45(1993), #98(1992), #22(1991)

History: (Under Construction)

Pay-Per-View/Show Summary: (51 - 45, 1 DDQ, 4 NCs, 2 Draws)
- NWA Georgia Tag-Team Title Tournament (July 3, '70) = Terry & Dory Funk Jr lost in the first round to Homer O'Dell & Buddy Colt. Bobby Shane & the Professional won the tournament.
- NWA United States Title Tournament (November 9, '75) = Funk defeated Red Bastein, Rufus R. Jones, Dusty Rhodes and Paul Jones to win the tournament.
- NWA Mid-Atlantic Superdome Extravaganza (July 17, '76) = Funk retained the NWA World Title, winning over Bill Watts.
- NWA Georgia Omni Thanksgiving Tag-Team Tournament '78 (November 23) = Terry & Dory Funk Jr won the tournament, beating Jack & Jerry Brisco in the finals.
- NWA Central States Tag-Team Title Tournament (June 18, '81) = Funk & Rufus R. Jones lost in the first round to Terry Gordy & Michael Hayes. Terry Gibbs & Bob Sweetan won the tournament.
- NWA Tag-Team Title Tournament (February 28, '82) = Terry & Dory Funk Jr won over Buddy Rose & Rip Oliver, then fell to Jack & Jerry Brisco. Ole Anderson & Stan Hansen won the tournament.
- SCW World Title Tournament (May 26, '83) = Funk beat Ali Bey, then officially won, via referee's decision, over Bob Orton Jr. Funk was unable to continue in the tournament, however, and Orton moved on instead. Adrian Adonis won the tournament.
- WWF Saturday Night's Main Event #3 (October 31, '85) = Funk took down the Junkyard Dog.
- WWF Wrestling Classic (November 7, '85) = Funk lost, via Countout, to Moondog Spot.
- WWF Saturday Night's Main Event #4 (December 19, '85) = Funk was pinned by the WWF Champion, Hulk Hogan.
- WWF Saturday Night's Main Event #6 (May 1, '86) = Terry & Dory Funk were beaten by Hulk Hogan & the Junkyard Dog.
- WWF Wrestlemania II ('86) = Terry & Dory Funk defeated Tito Santana & the Junkyard Dog.
- WWC Universal Title Tournament (September '86) = Funk beat Barry Windham and Rick Martel before falling in the finals to Carlos Colon.
- NWA/WCW Clash of the Champions VII (June 14, '89) = Funk lost, via DQ, to Ricky Steamboat.
- NWA/WCW Great American Bash '89 (July 23) = Funk lost to the NWA World Champion, Ric Flair.
- NWA/WCW Clash of the Champions IX (November 15, '89) = Funk lost an "I Quit" Match to Ric Flair.
- ECW Arena (May 15, '93) = Funk defeated the Canadian Wolfman. Later in the night, Funk fought to a No-Contest with the TV Champ, Jimmy Snuka.
- ECW Super Summer Sizzler (June 19, '93) = Funk lost a "Chains" Match to Eddie Gilbert.
- ECW Ultraclash (September 18, '93) = Funk & Stan Hansen won a "Bunkhouse" Match, via DQ, over Kevin Sullivan & Abdullah the Butcher.
- ECW Bloodfest, Pt. 1 (October 1, '93) = Funk, JT Smith & Abdullah the Butcher beat Jimmy Snuka, Kevin Sullivan & Don Muraco. Later that night, Funk won the Television Title from Jimmy Snuka in a "Steel Cage" Match.
- Amarillo Funk Free-For-All (October 28, '93) = Funk won a "Texas Death" Match over Eddie Gilbert.
- ECW November To Remember '93 (November 13) = Funk & King Kong Bundy fell to Hawk & Sabu. Due to stipulations, Sabu won the ECW Title from Funk.
- ECW Arena (December 4, '93) = Funk, Ian & Axl Rotten fought to a No-Contest with JT Smith, Salvatore Bellomo & the Sandman.
- ECW Holiday Hell '93 (December 26) = Funk won a "No Disqualifications" Match over Sabu to gain the ECW Title.
- ECW Arena (January 8, '94) = Funk, as the ECW Champion, fought to a Draw with Shane Douglas. Later in the night, Funk defended the belt again, beating Pat Tanaka.
- ECW The Night The Line Was Crossed (February 5, '94) = Funk, in a "Triangle" Match, fought to a Draw with Shane Douglas & Sabu. Funk stayed the ECW Champion.
- ECW Arena (March 5, '94) = Funk retained the ECW Title by winning a "Taped Fist" Match over Shane Douglas.
- ECW Arena (March 6, '94) = Funk, Kevin Sullivan & Crash the Terminator defeated Shane Douglas & Public Enemy.
- ECW Ultimate Jeopardy '94 (March 26) = Funk, Kevin Sullivan, Road Warrior Hawk & the Tazmaniac lost a "Wargames" Match to Shane Douglas, Mr. Hughes & Public Enemy.
- ECW Arena (April 16, '94) = Funk was pinned by Sabu.
- ECW Arena (May 13, '94) = Funk beat Hack Myers.
- ECW When Worlds Collide (May 14, '94) = Funk & Arn Anderson fell to Bobby Eaton & Sabu.
- WCW Slamboree '94 (May 22) = Funk and Tully Blanchard fought to a Double Disqualification.
- ECW Hostile City Showdown '94 (June 24) = Terry & Dory Funk Jr fought to a No-Contest with the ECW Tag Champs, Public Enemy.
- ECW Arena (July 15, '94) = Funk forced Keith Scherer to submit. Later that night, Terry, Dory Funk Jr & Tommy Dreamer won over the Pitbulls & Jimmy Snuka.
- ECW Heat Wave '94 (July 16) = Terry & Dory Funk Jr lost a "Barbed Wire" Match to Public Enemy.
- WCW Bash At The Beach '94 (July 17) = Funk & Bunkhouse Buck won over Arn Anderson & Dustin Rhodes.
- ECW Hardcore Heaven '94 (August 13) = Funk fought to a No-Contest with Cactus Jack.
- WCW Clash of the Champions XXVII (August 28, '94) = Funk & Bunkhouse Buck lost, via DQ, to Dusty & Dustin Rhodes.
- WCW Fall Brawl '94 (September 18) = Funk, Bunkhouse Buck, Arn Anderson & Robert Parker lost a "Wargames" Match to Dusty Rhodes, Dustin Rhodes & the Nasty Boys.
- WCW Halloween Havoc '94 (October 23) = Funk & Bunkhouse Buck fell to the Nasty Boys.
- ECW Arena (March 18, '95) = Funk & the Sandman defeated Cactus Jack & Shane Douglas.
- ECW Hostile City Showdown '95 (April 15) = Funk was beaten by Cactus Jack.
- ECW November To Remember '95 (November 18) = Funk & Tommy Dreamer won over Cactus Jack & Raven.
- ECW November To Remember '96 (November 16) = Funk & Tommy Dreamer defeated Shane Douglas & Brian Lee.
- ECW House Party '97 (January 11) = Funk fell to Brian Lee.
- ECW Cyberslam '97 (February 22) = Funk & Tommy Dreamer competed against Brian Lee & Raven. During the match, Funk was replaced by the Sandman, who won along with Dreamer.
- ECW Hostile City Showdown '97 (March 15) = Funk pinned Brian Lee.
- ECW Barely Legal (April 13, '97) = Funk won a "Three Way" Match over Stevie Richards and the Sandman. Later on, Funk defeated Raven to win the ECW World Heavyweight Title.
- ECW Chapter 2 (May 10, '97) = Funk stayed the ECW Champion, winning a "Four Corners" Match over Stevie Richards, Raven & the Sandman.
- ECW Wrestlepalooza '97 (June 6) = Funk retained the ECW Heavyweight Title, beating Chris Candido.
- ECW Heat Wave '97 (July 19) = Funk stayed the ECW Champ, winning, via DQ, over Shane Douglas.
- ECW Born To Be Wired (August 9, '97) = Funk lost the World Title in a "Barbed Wire" Match to Sabu.
- ECW Hardcore Heaven '97 (August 17) = Funk lost a "Three Way Dance" to Shane Douglas, who won the ECW Championship. Sabu was the other participant.
- Amarillo Fifty Years Of Funk (September 11, '97) = Funk was pinned by Bret Hart.
- WWF Royal Rumble '98 = Chainsaw Charlie competed in the Rumble, which was won by Steve Austin.
- WWF No Way Out Of Texas (February '98) = Chainsaw Charlie, Cactus Jack, Steve Austin & Owen Hart won a "No Disqualification" Match over Hunter Hearst Helmsley, Savio Vega & the New Age Outlaws.
- WWF Wrestlemania XIV ('98) = Funk & Cactus Jack won a "Dumpsters" Match over the New Age Outlaws to gain the WWF Tag Titles. The belts were later held up.
- WWF Fully Loaded '98 = Funk & Justin Bradshaw fell to Faarooq & Too Cold Scorpio.
- WCW Souled Out '00 (January 16) = Funk lost a "Commissionership" Match to Kevin Nash.
- WCW Superbrawl X (February 20, '00) = Funk lost a "Texas Death" Match to Ric Flair.
- WCW Uncensored '00 (March 19) = Funk lost a "Bullrope" Match to Dustin Rhodes.
- WCW Spring Stampede '00 (April 16) = Funk pinned Norman Smiley to earn the vacated WCW Hardcore Title.
- WCW Slamboree '00 (May 7) = Funk retained the Hardcore Title, winning a "Handicap" Match over Norman Smiley & Ralphus.
- XPW Los Angeles Show (July 22, '00) = Funk lost to the XPW Heavyweight Champ, Sabu.
- WCW Starrcade '00 (December 17) = Funk gained the WCW Hardcore Championship from Crowbar.
- WCW Sin (January 14, '01) = Funk lost the Hardcore Title in a "Triangle" Match to Meng. Crowbar was the other participant.
- EWF Houston Show (January 26, '02) = Funk lost a "Hardcore" Match to Hotstuff Hernandez.
- XPW Pico Rivera Show (July 29, '02) = Funk was beaten by the XPW Heavyweight Champ, Johnny Webb.
- XPW Philadelphia Show (August 31, '02) = Funk lost to the XPW Champ, Shane Douglas.
- MLW Reload (September 26, '02) = Funk pinned Chris Candido.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (October 27, '02) = Funk & Abdullah the Butcher defeated Tarzan Goto & Tomoaki Honma.
- MLW King of Kings (December 20, '02) = Funk lost a "Three Way" Match to Steve Corino. Dusty Rhodes was the other participant.
- AJPW Egg Dome (January 19, '03) = Funk & Heath Herring fell to Satoshi Kojima & Hiroshi Hase.
- 3PW 1st Anniversary Show (February 15, '03) = Funk beat Sabu.
- 3PW Legends Collide (March 29, '03) = Funk won a "Last Man Standing Three Way Dance" Match over Dusty Rhodes and Abdullah the Butcher.
- 3PW A Funkin' Classic (May 3, '03) = Funk took down Jerry Lawler.
- MLW Revolutions (May 9, '03) = Funk defeated Steve Corino.
- 3PW A New Era (June 21, '03) = Funk won the 3PW Heavyweight Title, winning a "Three Way Dance" over Gary Wolfe and the Sandman.
- 3PW That's Incredible! (August 16, '03) = Funk lost the 3PW Heavyweight Title to Justin Credible.
- RoH Glory By Honor II (September 20, '03) = Funk lost an "Opponent's Choice" Match to CM Punk. Raven chose Funk to face Punk.
- NWA-TNA PPV (Show #79, February 4, '04) = Funk & the Sandman fell to the Gathering.
- NWA-TNA PPV (Show #81, February 18, '04) = Funk & Raven took down the Gathering.
- Mid-South Throwback Night II (August 28, '04) = Funk & Cory Maclin defeated Jerry Lawler & Jimmy Hart.
- Wrestle Reunion #1 (January 29, '05) = Terry & Dory Funk Jr lost, via DQ, to the NWA World Tag Champs, America's Most Wanted.
- Hardcore Homecoming (June 10, '05) = Funk lost a "Triple Threat Barbed Wire Elimination" Match to Sabu. Shane Douglas was the other participant.
- Wrestle-1 Sumo Hall (August 4, '05) = Funk & Mil Mascaras defeated Tomoaki Honma & Katsuhiko Nakajima.
- Wrestle Reunion #2 (August 27, '05) = Terry & Dory Funk Jr & Mick Foley fell to the Midnight Express.
- Hardcore Homecoming IV (November 5, '05) = Funk & Sabu were beaten by Team 3-D.
- WWE vs. ECW (June 7, '06) = Funk(ECW) competed in a "20-Man ECW/WWE Team Battle Royal", with ECW getting the win due to the Big Show(ECW) being the sole 'survivor'.
- ECW One Night Stand II (June 11th, '06) = Funk, Tommy Dreamer, & Beulah were beaten by Mick Foley, Edge, & Lita.
- WWE Wrestlemania XXV (April 5, '09) = Funk was inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame.
- RoH Glory By Honor IX (September 11, '10) = Funk was the special enforcer for the RoH World Title Match between Tyler Black(c) and Roderick Strong.
- PWG Kurt Russellreunion 2: The Reunioning (January 29, '11) = Funk competed in the "Legends Wrestle-Royale" Match, which was won by Roddy Piper.

Title Summary:
- NWA (Amarillo) Tag-Team Champion w/ Dory Funk Jr (8/01/1968 - 9/26/1968)
- NWA (Amarillo) Tag-Team Champion(2) w/ Dory Funk Jr (10/17/1968 - 12/12/1968)
- NWA Western States Tag-Team Champion w/ Ricky Romero (1969 - 4/04/1970)
- NWA Western States Heavyweight Champion (5/07/1970 - 7/01/1970)
- NWA Western States Heavyweight Champion(2) (7/07/1970 - 7/16/1970)
- NWA Western States Tag-Team Champion(2) w/ Ricky Romero (8/1970 - 8/20/1970)
- NWA Florida Television Champion (3/18/1971 - 4/20/1971)
- NWA Florida Tag-Team Champion w/ Dory Funk Jr (3/30/1971 - 4/13/1971)
- NWA Southern Heavyweight Champion (4/14/1971 - 4/21/1971)
- NWA Western States Heavyweight Champion(3) (5/1971 - 8/26/1971)
- NWA International Tag-Team Champion w/ Dory Funk Jr (12/07/1971 - 5/19/1972)
- NWA Western States Heavyweight Champion(4) (1972)
- NWA (Amarillo) Brass Knuckles Champion (7/13/1972 - 1972)
- NWA Missouri Heavyweight Champion (2/10/1973 - 3/16/1973)
- NWA International Tag-Team Champion(2) w/ Dory Funk Jr (5/26/1973 - 8/26/1973)
- NWA Americas Heavyweight Champion (7/03/1973 - 7/27/1973)
- NWA Western States Heavyweight Champion(5) (1973 - 10/18/1973)
- NWA Western States Heavyweight Champion(6) (10/25/1973 - 1973)
- NWA International Tag-Team Champion(3) w/ Dory Funk Jr (10/1973 - 2/05/1975)
- NWA Western States Heavyweight Champion(7) (11/1974 - 1975)
- NWA (Amarillo) International Heavyweight Champion (6/21/1975 - 11/20/1975)
- NWA Mid-Atlantic United States Heavyweight Champion (11/09/1975 - 11/27/1975)
- NWA World Heavyweight Champion (12/10/1975 - 2/06/1977)
- NWA (Amarillo) International Heavyweight Champion(2) (7/01/1976 - 7/1976)
- NWA (Amarillo) Brass Knuckles Champion(2) (10/1977 - 6/15/1978)
- NWA Georgia Tag-Team Champion w/ Dory Funk Jr (11/23/1978 - 1/01/1979)
- NWA Southern Heavyweight Champion(2) (12/30/1978 - 1/20/1979)
- WWC World Tag-Team Champion w/ Dory Funk Jr (4/06/1979 - 11/24/1979)
- NWA Florida Heavyweight Champion (9/1979 - 10/21/1979)
- WWC World Tag-Team Champion(2) w/ Dory Funk Jr (12/22/1979 - 5/01/1982)
- NWA World Tag-Team Champion w/ Dory Funk Jr (2/1980 - 1980)
- SCW World Tag-Team Champion w/ Dory Funk Jr (8/1980 - 5/1981)
- NWA National Television Champion (10/1980 - 11/1980)
- SCW Southwest Heavyweight Champion (1981)
- SCW Southwest Tag-Team Champion w/ Wahoo McDaniel (1981)
- NWA North American Tag-Team Champion w/ Dory Funk Jr (1981 - 1/16/1982)
- USWA Unified Heavyweight Champion (11/05/1990 - 3/11/1991)
- ECW Television Champion (10/01/1993 - 11/13/1993)
- ECW Heavyweight Champion (12/26/1993 - 3/26/1994)
- ECW World Heavyweight Champion(2) (4/13/1997 - 8/09/1997)
- WWF World Tag-Team Champion w/ Cactus Jack (3/29/1998 - 3/30/1998)
- WCW Hardcore Champion (4/16/2000 - 5/22/2000)
- WCW Hardcore Champion(2) (5/23/2000 - 6/05/2000)
- WCW United States Heavyweight Champion(2) (9/22/2000 - 9/23/2000)
- WCW Hardcore Champion(3) (12/17/2000 - 1/14/2001)
- 3PW Heavyweight Champion (6/21/2003 - 8/16/2003)

PWI Achievement Awards: (4 wins, 4 1st RUs, 1 2nd RU, 3 3rd RUs)
- 1976 Wrestler of the Year
- 1976 Match of the Year, 1st Runner-Up (Funk vs. Rocky Johnson)
- 1976 Most Hated Wrestler, 2nd Runner-Up
- 1977 Most Inspirational Wrestler, 3rd Runner-Up
- 1979 Most Hated Wrester, 1st Runner-Up
- 1989 Feud of the Year (Funk vs. Ric Flair)
- 1989 Most Hated Wrestler, 1st Runner-Up
- 1994 Feud of the Year, 3rd Runner-Up (Funk vs. Sabu)
- 1994 Most Inspirational Wrestler, 1st Runner-Up
- 1996 Wrestling Observer Hall of Fame Inductee
- 1997 Match of the Year, 3rd Runner-Up (Funk vs. Stevie Richards vs. the Sandman)
- 1997 Most Inspirational Wrestler