Matt Hardy

Professional Wrestler
Born Sep 23, 1974

Matthew Moore "Matt" Hardy is an American professional wrestler best known for his stint in World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) and has also appeared in Total Nonstop Action Wrestling (TNA). Before signing with WWE, Hardy, with his brother Jeff, founded a wrestling organization called Organization of Modern Extreme Grappling Arts (OMEGA). While there, Hardy held many championships including the Heavyweight and Tag Team Championship, which he held with Jeff.… Read More

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Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Matt Hardy.


1974 Birth Born on September 23, 1974.


The Hardys also wrestled for several other North Carolina-based wrestling organizations and adapted a number of alter-egos. As The Wolverine, Hardy captured the New England Wrestling Alliance (NEWA) Championship in May 1994.


1995 - 1999 3 More Events
2000 25 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2000, the Hardy Boyz found a new manager in their real-life friend Lita. Together, the three became known as "Team Xtreme". Throughout 2000 they continued feuding with Edge and Christian, defeating them for the WWF Tag Team Championship on two occasions.
2001 26 Years Old In 2001, after Jeff's Intercontinental Championship run, Hardy was given a singles championship push. … Read More
2003 28 Years Old …  Along with his MF'er (Mattitude Follower) Shannon Moore in his corner, 2003 began with Hardy frantically trying to lose weight to get under the weight limit to compete for the Cruiserweight Championship. … Read More
2004 29 Years Old Hardy spent little time on Raw until he turned into a fan favorite after saving Lita from getting attacked by Kane in April 2004. … Read More


The couple broke up when she had an affair with one of Hardy's close friends, fellow wrestler Adam "Edge" Copeland in February 2005. … Read More
2006 - 2007 4 More Events
…  Hardy made his return at a live event in Muncie, Indiana on March 1, 2008.
After successful defenses against Henry, Chavo, Finlay, and Evan Bourne, Hardy lost the title to Jack Swagger on the January 13, 2009 episode of ECW, which was taped on January 12.
In early 2010, Hardy began an on-screen relationship with Maria; but was brief and the relationship ended when Maria was released from her WWE contract.
On January 9, 2011, Hardy made his debut for Total Nonstop Action Wrestling (TNA) at the Genesis pay-per-view, as part of the heel stable Immortal. … Read More
2012 37 Years Old 1 More Event
Throughout 2012, Hardy would wrestle sporadically on the independent circuit, working with promotions such as Mid Atlantic Championship Wrestling, Pro Wrestling Syndicate and Northeast Wrestling.
On January 15, 2013, Hardy announced the return of OMEGA in Durham, North Carolina the main event featured Matt Hardy, Jeff Hardy, James Storm and Shane "Hurricane" Helms defeating Lodi, Gunner, Steve Corino and C.W. Anderson. … Read More
On April 26, 2014, at OMEGA Chaos in Cameron The Hardys defeated The Briscoe Brothers.


On February 9, 2015, Hardy appeared on FWE's "No Limits 2015" iPPV, challenging Drew Galloway for the ICW World Heavyweight Championship, but was defeated.
In 2016, Hardy would defend the TNA and OMEGA Titles jointly at OMEGA events as part of his "only true world champion" gimmick. … Read More
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