WWE UNIFIED TAG TEAM TITLE HISTORY

WrestleMania 25
Houston, TX
Reliant Stadium
April 5, 2009
- WWE Smackdown! Tag Team Champions Carlito & Primo Colon defeated WWE Raw Tag Team Champions John Morrison & Mike Mizanin in a unification lumberjack match when Primo pinned Morrison with the Back Stabber at 8:21 after avoiding a reverse suplex attempt; lumberjacks for the match included: the Great Khali, Cryme Tyme, Jamie Noble, Charlie Haas, Hurricane Helms, Goldust, Jimmy Wang Yang, Evan Bourne, R Truth, William Regal, Paul Burchill, Tommy Dreamer, ECW World Champion Jack Swagger, Dolph Ziggler, The Brian Kendrick, Ezikiel Jackson, Mike Knox, Vladimir Kozlov, Curt Hawkins & Zach Ryder; Todd Grisham & Matt Striker provided commentary for the bout

Great American Bash 09
Sacramento, CA
Arco Arena
June 28, 2009
- Chris Jericho & Edge defeated WWE Unified Tag Team Champions Carlito & Primo Colon and Ted Dibiase Jr. & Cody Rhodes to win the titles at 9:38 when Edge pinned Carlito with the spear after Carlito dropped Rhodes with the Back Stabber; the bout was originally scheduled for the Colons vs. Dibiase & Rhodes; Jericho & Edge's involvement was not announced until after the other two teams had made their entrance

- 7/26/09: The Big Show officially replaced an injured Edge as Chris Jericho's tag team partner prior to a title defense against Ted Dibiase Jr. & Cody Rhodes at Night of Champions in Philadelphia, PA.

TLC 09
San Antonio, TX
AT&T Center
December 13, 2009
- Triple H & Shawn Michaels defeated WWE Unified Tag Team Champions Chris Jericho & the Big Show to win the titles in a TLC match at 22:31 when Triple H held up half of a broken ladder, allowing Michaels to climb up it and grab the title belts


Lafayette, LA
Cajundome
February 8, 2010
Raw
- WWE US Champion Mike Mizanin & the Big Show defeated CM Punk & Luke Gallows (w/ Serena) and WWE Unified Tag Team Champions Triple H & Shawn Michaels in an elimination match to win the titles at around the 16-minute mark; during the ring entrances, it was announced the Baton Rouge show would take place the following night as the Smackdown! taping; following Punk & Gallows' entrance, Punk cut an in-ring promo claiming the part of the country heavily relied on drugs and alcohol, noting Mardi Gras and their celebrating the Super Bowl win; Punk then noted Jared Fogle from Subway was in attendance and said he would be the perfect spokesperson for the Straight Edge Society, with Jared saying no; Punk then said he expected as much and said he would make an example out of him, then sent Gallows and Sarina out to get him; moments later, they were interrupted by DX's entrance; during his entrance, it was noted Show was fined for striking the referee during the previous week's show; Teddy Long sat ringside for the match; eliminations: Michaels pinned Punk with the superkick after avoiding the Go To Sleep at around the 10-minute mark; Miz pinned Michaels with a roll up after causing Michaels to collide with Triple H after Michaels tagged himself into the match against Triple H's wishes; after the bout, Michaels stormed off (the match began during the commercial break)


Richmond, VA
Coliseum
April 26, 2010
Raw
- Tyson Kidd & David Hart Smith (w/ Bret Hart & Natalya Neidhart) defeated WWE Unified Tag Team Champions - WWE US Champion Mike Mizanin & the Big Show to win the titles at 11:41 when Miz submitted to Kidd's Sharpshooter after sustaining the springboard Hart Attack; prior to the bout, Miz cut an in-ring promo in which he complained about the Hart Dynasty beating them the previous night, then made fun of them for being part of a dynasty when they hadn't won any championships; Miz then called for Hart to come out and live up to his agreement to call ShowMiz the greatest tag team of all time; moments later, Hart appeared at the entrance stage, said ShowMiz were the greatest tag team of all time, said the Mountie was the greatest WWE IC Champion of all time, and David Arquette was the greatest world champion of all time; Hart followed by saying talk was cheap and that the Hart Dynasty would be called tag team champions by the end of the night; after the bout, Hart, Neidhart, Kidd, & Smith celebrated in the ring; moments later, during the commercial break, Show knocked Miz out with a punch

- 8/16/10: Bret Hart presented Tyson Kidd & David Hart Smith with new title belts in Los Angeles, CA and the championships were renamed the WWE Tag Team Titles.

Night of Champions 2010
Chicago, IL
AllState Arena
September 19, 2010
- Cody Rhodes & Drew McIntyre defeated WWE Tag Team Champions David Hart Smith & Tyson Kidd (w/ Natalya Neidhart), Jimmy & Jey Uso (w/ Tamina), Santino Marella & Vladimir Kozlov, and Evan Bourne & Mark Henry to win the titles in tag team turmoil at 11:42; the Usos defeated Smith & Kidd at 2:11 when Kidd was pinned after the illegal Uso kicked Kidd in the face behind the referee's back; the Usos defeated Kozlov & Marella at 3:15 when Marella was pinned following a Samoan Drop; Bourne & Henry defeated the Usos when Bourne scored the pin following the Shooting Star Press at 5:10; Rhodes pinned Bourne with Crossroads

Bragging Rights 2010
Minneapolis, MN
Target Center
October 24, 2010
- John Cena & David Otunga defeated WWE Tag Team Champions Drew McIntyre & Cody Rhodes in an imptomptu match to win the titles at 6:28 when Rhodes submitted to Cena's STFU after Cena blocked an attempt at the Crossroads; prior to the bout, Rhodes & McIntyre cut an in-ring promo in which they bragged about beating all the teams on Raw and Smackdown and not having any competition; moments later, Michael Cole received an e-mail from the Raw GM that stated there was a team on Raw in the building to challenge for the titles; moments later, Wade Barrett appeared at the entrance stage and introduced Cena & Otunga as the challengers; during the match, there were dueling chants of "Let's go Cena" and "Cena sucks;" after the contest, Cena dropped Otunga with the FU

Green Bay, WI
Resch Center
October 25, 2010
Raw
- Heath Slater & Justin Gabriel defeated WWE Tag Team Champions John Cena & David Otunga to win the titles at 2:52 when Wade Barrett, who was ringside for the match, ordered that someone had to lay down for the good of the group and ordered that it be Otunga; after the bout, Cena went backstage as Barrett celebrated with the new champions in the ring


Louisville, KY
KFC Yum! Center
December 6, 2010
Raw
- Santino Marella & Vladimir Kozlov defeated WWE Tag Team Champions Justin Gabriel & Heath Slater, Jimmy & Jey Uso (w/ Tamina), and Mark Henry & Yoshi Tatsu in an elimination match to win the titles at 11:56; Slater pinned Tatsu with the modified Zig Zag at 3:02; Kozlov pinned an Uso at 4:38 with the Iron Curtain; after the fall, Tamina remained ringside to be in the corner of Santino & Kozlov; Santino pinned Gabriel with the Cobra after Gabriel became distracted by John Cena, who came from under the ring and climbed on the apron; after the bout, Cena escaped into the crowd as Santino, Kozlov, & Tamina celebrated the win

Elimination Chamber 2011
Oakland, CA
Oracle Arena
February 20, 2011
- Heath Slater & Justin Gabriel (w/ Ezekiel Jackson) defeated WWE Tag Team Champions Santino Marella & Vladimir Kozlov (w/ Tamina) to win the titles at 5:11 when Gabriel pinned Kozlov with the 450 splash after Slater dropped Kozlov with a reverse DDT

2/21/11; Fresno, CA; Save Mart Center

Fresno, CA
Save Mart Center
February 21, 2011
Raw
- John Cena & WWE World Champion Mike Mizanin (w/ Alex Riley) defeated WWE Tag Team Champions Heath Slater & Justin Gabriel (w/ Wade Barrett & Ezekiel Jackson) at 3:12 to win the titles when Miz pinned Gabriel with the Skull Crushing Finale; Josh Matthews & Jerry Lawler provided commentary for the bout after Michael Cole ran backstage before it began; after the match, Barrett took the mic and said the Corre was invoking their title rematch then and there; moments later, the Raw GM sent an e-mail, which Matthews read, that approved the title rematch

Fresno, CA
Save Mart Center
February 21, 2011
Raw
- Heath Slater & Justin Gabriel (w/ Wade Barrett & Ezekiel Jackson) defeated WWE Tag Team Champions John Cena & WWE World Champion Mike Mizanin (w/ Alex Riley) to win the titles at 11:06 when Slater pinned Cena after Miz dropped his partner with the Skull Crushing Finale as Cena attempted to drop Slater with the FU

London, England
O2 Arena
April 19, 2011
Smackdown! - 4/22/11
- The Big Show & Kane defeated WWE Tag Team Champions Heath Slater & Justin Gabriel (w/ Ezekiel Jackson) to win the titles at 4:03 when Show pinned Slater with the chokeslam after an interfering Jackson was knocked off the apron

Portland, OR
Rose Garden Arena
May 23, 2011
Raw
- David Otunga & Michael McGillicutty (w/ CM Punk & Mason Ryan) defeated WWE Tag Team Champions the Big Show & Kane to win the titles at 8:58 when McGillicutty pinned Show after Punk kicked Show in the back of the head from the apron, as referee Charles Robinson was knocked down, and Show then sustained a double DDT from the challengers; Punk provided guest commentary for the bout

Edmonton, Alberta
Rexall Place
August 22, 2011
Raw
- Kofi Kingston & Evan Bourne defeated WWE Tag Team Champions David Otunga & Michael McGillicutty at 5:06 when Bourne pinned Otunga with the Shooting Star Press to win the titles

Oakland, CA
Oracle Arena
January 15, 2012
- Epico & Primo Colon defeated WWE Tag Team Champions Kofi Kingston & Evan Bourne to win the titles when Primo pinned Bourne with the Back Stabber

Dayton, OH
Nutter Center
April 30, 2012
Raw
- R-Truth & Kofi Kingston defeated WWE Tag Team Champions Primo Colon & Epico (w/ Rosa Mendes) at 7:03 to win the titles when Kingston pinned Epico with the spin kick to the face after Truth dropped Epico throat-first across the top rope; during the match, it was noted WWE.com had just broken news that Nikki & Brie Bella had been fired

Night of Champions 2012
Boston, MA
TD Garden
September 16, 2012
- Daniel Bryan & Kane defeated WWE Tag Team Champions Kofi Kingston & R-Truth to win the titles at 8:30 when Kane pinned Kingston after Kingston failed a hurricanrana off the top, with Bryan and Kane arguing leading to Bryan shoving Kane off the top onto Kingston for the pinfall; late in the bout, Bryan and Kane argued before hugging it out; after the bout, the two argued over who was the tag team champions as the crowd chanted "Hug it out"

Extreme Rules 2012
St. Louis, MO
Scottrade Center
May 19, 2013

- Seth Rollins & Roman Reigns defeated WWE Tag Team Champions Daniel Bryan & Kane to win the titles in a Texas Tornado match

St. Louis, MO
Scottrade Center
October 14, 2013
Raw
- Cody Rhodes & Goldust defeated WWE Tag Team Champions Seth Rollins & Roman Reigns (w/ WWE US Champion Dean Ambrose) in a No DQ match to win the titles at 19:07 when Rhodes pinned Reigns after Big Show came through the crowd and knocked out all three members of the Shield with punches to the face; late in the match, there were chants of "This is awesome," with Reigns then taking Goldust through the timekeeper's barricade with a spear; during the final moments of the show, Triple H came to the ring in anger as Show, in the crowd, led the fans in a chant of "Yes!"

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