James Storm

Professional Wrestler
Born Jun 1, 1977

James Allen Cox is an American professional wrestler who competes under the ring name "The Cowboy" James Storm. Since 2002, Storm has been employed by Total Nonstop Action Wrestling, where he, along with A.J. Styles and Jeff Jarrett, is one of three wrestlers to have worked continuously for the promotion since its first broadcast in June of that year.… Read More

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1977 Birth Born on June 1, 1977.


1995 18 Years Old Cox's professional wrestling career began when he was trained by Wolfie D, a veteran tag team wrestler, in 1995. His training was hampered by a broken shoulder, and Cox eventually dropped out of Slash's training school. He resumed training with Shane Morton after his shoulder had healed. Cox toured the south-east independent circuit before being signed to a World Championship Wrestling (WCW) developmental deal in 2000.


2000 - 2001 2 More Events
2002 25 Years Old 1 More Event
Storm wrestled his future tag team partner, Chris Harris, on a "Legends Night" show on June 1, 2002. … Read More
2005 28 Years Old Storm, along with Harris, turned heel in late 2005 by helping Jeff Jarrett defeat Raven for the NWA World Heavyweight Championship. … Read More
2006 29 Years Old In mid-2006, they again teased their split due to miscommunication during their matches, most notably when Harris accidentally hit Storm with a garbage can during a No Disqualification match against Team 3D (Brother Ray and Brother Devon). … Read More


2007 30 Years Old 1 More Event
…  Storm was able to defeat Rhino at the Victory Road 2007 after hitting Rhino with a beer bottle. … Read More
2011 34 Years Old 1 More Event
…  On January 9, 2011, at Genesis, Beer Money, Inc. defeated the Motor City Machine Guns to win the TNA World Tag Team Championship for the fourth time.
2012 35 Years Old 1 More Event
…  On January 8, 2012, at Genesis, Storm was defeated by Angle in a rematch. … Read More
2013 36 Years Old 1 More Event
On December 9 at Final Resolution, Storm defeated Kazarian in a singles match, and again on the January 3, 2013, episode of Impact Wrestling, beginning a rivalry with him and Christopher Daniels. … Read More
On May 1, 2014, Mr. Anderson attacked James Storm after Storm lost to Willow - this was retaliation for Storm costing Anderson a World title opportunity earlier in the night when Storm tried to attack Anderson's opponent Gunner and inadvertently hit Anderson. … Read More
On April 3, 2015, Storm seemingly broke character and confronted Bram when he attempted to attack Mickie James with a steel chair during Bram's match against Magnus, hinting a possible face turn. … Read More
2016 39 Years Old 1 More Event
On January 5, 2016, Storm returned to TNA, helping his long-time tag team partner Bobby Roode fight off Eric Young and Bram, before reuniting as Beer Money, after Storm telling Roode that he wanted to "get back to having fun" and drink beer with him, turning Storm face in the process. On February 9, 2016, Beer Money attempted to cash in their title shot against current champions The Wolves, but in their attempt to cash in, The Decay (Abyss, Crazzy Steve, Rosemary) stopped them and mysteriously asked them to join their path of Decay. … Read More
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