|Debut||6th June 2016|
Joey Ryan is a former wrestler within the WTX Universe. He is a former Intercontinental Champion.
Debut, Intercontinental Champion & Departure (2016-2017)
Joey Ryan made his debut in the WTX Universe on June 6th, he was entered as Rick Rude's replacement to team with Drago in the Joker's Wild Tournament semi-finals. Ryan won his debut match against Celtic Cross, advancing to the finals with Drago. On the June 27th edition of RAW, Ryan & Drago lost the tournament finals match to Prince Puma & Suicide.
On the December 12th edition of RAW, Ryan competed in a 6-Man Battle Royal to attempt to earn fans votes for an upcoming Hardcore Championship Match, although Ryan won the match, he was not voted into the match. Due to this, Ryan was told he would not go unrewarded and was announced as a participant in the 2017 Royal Rumble Match.
On the first RAW of 2017, Ryan won the Intercontinental Championship in a Fatal 4-Way featuring confirmed participants for the 2017 Royal Rumble Match, after which, former champion Edge invoked his rematch clause for the following week with the bonus stipulation that the winner would get the championship, but be removed from the Rumble match.
The following week, the match was altered to be for both the championship and the Rumble spot, with Neville also added to the match. The match saw Neville pin Edge to quickly end Ryan's reign, following this loss, Ryan quit the WTX Universe out of frustration.
Championships and Accomplishments
- Intercontinental Championship (1-time)