Dave Taylor (wrestler)

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David Taylor (born 1 May 1957) is a retired English professional wrestler.wikipedia
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Dave Finlay

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Taylor defeated Dave Finlay for the All-Star British Heavyweight Championship in King's Lynn on 4 June 1991.
After losing the All-Star championship to Dave Taylor, Finlay began to focus more on the CWA, winning many of their championships.

William Regal

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Taylor, renamed Squire David Taylor, formed a stable with Lord Steven Regal and Earl Robert Eaton known as The Blue Bloods.
Wrestling in a dark match, he appeared as Steve Regal and teamed with Dave Taylor and Tony St. Clair to defeat Drew McDonald, Chic Cullen, & Johnny South.

The Blue Bloods

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Taylor, renamed Squire David Taylor, formed a stable with Lord Steven Regal and Earl Robert Eaton known as The Blue Bloods.
The Blue Bloods was the name of the professional wrestling stable in World Championship Wrestling that consisted of "Lord" Steven Regal, "Earl" Robert Eaton, and "Squire" David Taylor, along with their butler Jeeves, that operated in the middle to late 1990s.

British Heavyweight Championship

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Taylor defeated Dave Finlay for the All-Star British Heavyweight Championship in King's Lynn on 4 June 1991.

CWA World Tag Team Championship (Germany)

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On 21 December 1991 in Bremen, he and Chris Benoit defeated Franz Schumann and Miles Zrno for the CWA World Tag Team Championship.

Mark Rocco

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In early 1988, he was tangentially involved in the falling out of Kendo Nagasaki and Rollerball Rocco when he and 'Ironfist' Clive Myers faced the duo in a televised contest in Croydon.
Following this match, Nagasaki and Rocco would continue to team until a year later at another televised Croydon tag match, where the team collapsed in spectacular fashion while facing Myers and Dave Taylor.

Catch Wrestling Association

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In the early 1990s, Taylor began wrestling for the German Catch Wrestling Association.

Drew McDonald

In February 2005, Taylor came back to the UK for a three weeks with Brian Dixon's All Star Wrestling where he responded to some comments made by Drew McDonald.
During his time there he met Dave Taylor, later of WCW fame, who had enlisted in the same regiment as McDonald, as a bandsman on the same day.

Ladder match

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The match was changed into a fatal-four way ladder match also involving MNM and The Hardys, and London and Kendrick retained their titles.

Team Britain

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On 7 April 2004 Taylor made an appearance in Total Nonstop Action Wrestling as a mentor/coach of Team Britain during the TNA 2004 America's X-Cup Tournament.

Cesaro (wrestler)

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He defeated Tracy Smothers in the first round, but lost out to Claudio Castagnoli in the quarter finals.
While performing in England, Castagnoli received training from Dave Taylor.

Chris Benoit

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On 21 December 1991 in Bremen, he and Chris Benoit defeated Franz Schumann and Miles Zrno for the CWA World Tag Team Championship.

Drew McIntyre

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Taylor brought Drew McIntyre to SmackDown! in October 2007 and acted as his mentor, but McIntyre would only make a few appearances before moving to the Raw brand in January 2008.
In his debut match, Galloway, accompanied by Dave Taylor, defeated Brett Major with a roll-up.

Daniel Bryan

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From 27–29 March 2009, he competed in Chikara's King of Trios Tournament as a member of "Team Uppercut", along with Claudio Castagnoli and Bryan Danielson.
After his departure from wXw, he made his debut with Philadelphia-based independent promotion CHIKARA to compete in their King of Trios tournament, which saw him team with Claudio Castagnoli and Dave Taylor in a contingency called Team Uppercut.

Chuck Taylor (wrestler)

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of Gran Akuma, Icarus and Chuck Taylor.
On March 29, 2009, F.I.S.T. defeated Team Uppercut (Bryan Danielson, Claudio Castagnoli and Dave Taylor) in the finals, when Taylor forced Danielson to tap out to the Cross Crab, to win the 2009 King of Trios.

Gran Akuma

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of Gran Akuma, Icarus and Chuck Taylor.
Gran Akuma won the 2009 King of Trios tournament with his two partners Icarus and Chuck Taylor when they beat "Team Uppercut" (Bryan Danielson, Claudio Castagnoli and Dave Taylor) in the final during the "Night 3" of the event in March 2009.

Deuce 'n Domino

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On 25 May edition of SmackDown!, Regal and Taylor competed in a number one contenders match for the WWE Tag Team Championship against Kendrick and London which they lost when Deuce 'n Domino interfered, making both teams the number one contenders.
Deuce 'n Domino interfered, causing Regal and Taylor to be disqualified.

King of Trios

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From 27–29 March 2009, he competed in Chikara's King of Trios Tournament as a member of "Team Uppercut", along with Claudio Castagnoli and Bryan Danielson.

Icarus (wrestler)

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of Gran Akuma, Icarus and Chuck Taylor.
On March 29, 2009, F.I.S.T. defeated Team Uppercut (Bryan Danielson, Claudio Castagnoli and Dave Taylor) in the finals, when Taylor forced Danielson to tap out, to win the 2009 King of Trios and solidify their spot as the top trio in Chikara.

CWF Mid-Atlantic Heavyweight Championship

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The inaugural champion was David Taylor, who was awarded the title in 2000 to become the first CWF Heavyweight Champion.

Prince Nana

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On 2 April 2011, Taylor appeared at the Ring of Honor pay-per-view Honor Takes Center Stage as the newest member of Prince Nana's The Embassy stable, facing Colt Cabana in a losing effort.
The following April and June, both Dave Taylor and Rhino made appearances representing the Embassy.

Honor Takes Center Stage

On 2 April 2011, Taylor appeared at the Ring of Honor pay-per-view Honor Takes Center Stage as the newest member of Prince Nana's The Embassy stable, facing Colt Cabana in a losing effort.
On the 24 March Videowire, Nana's barrister R.D. Evans announced they had procured the services of English wrestling veteran Dave Taylor to face Cabana on the second day of the event.

Chikara (professional wrestling)

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From 27–29 March 2009, he competed in Chikara's King of Trios Tournament as a member of "Team Uppercut", along with Claudio Castagnoli and Bryan Danielson.

The Embassy (professional wrestling)

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On 2 April 2011, Taylor appeared at the Ring of Honor pay-per-view Honor Takes Center Stage as the newest member of Prince Nana's The Embassy stable, facing Colt Cabana in a losing effort.

Professional wrestling

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David Taylor (born 1 May 1957) is a retired English professional wrestler.