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Wednesday, September 21, 2016

WWF Tag Team Champions (1990s)

The Smoking Gunns
(Billy and Bart Gunn)

Won their first WWF tag team titles on January 23rd 1995 edition of RAW by defeating The 1-2-3 Kid and Bob Holly.  They held the titles for 69 days before losing to Owen Hart and Yokozuna at Wrestlemania XI in Hartford CT, April 2nd 1995.
The 2nd title reigned started with a defeat of champions Owen Hart and Yokozuna on the September 25th edition of RAW from Grand Rapids MI.   They held the belts this time for 143 days before having to vacate the titles due to Billy's neck injury.  
The Smoking Gunns 3rd and final tag team title reign started May 26th 1996 when they defeated the Godwinns at the In Your House : Beware of the Dog  PPV in Florence SC.   They defended the belts for 119 days until losing on September 22nd 1996 to The British Bulldog and Owen Hart at the In Your House : Mind Games PPV in Philadelphia Pa.

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