Last updated on May 8th, 2022 at 11:18 am
Edge The “R-Rated Superstar” has been one of the most electric superstars in WWE. By putting his body on the line, Edge has given the WWE Universe some of the best matches in history. Edge has been part of some exhilarating matches in recent years where he went against some of the most popular and revered names in the industry including “The Phenom”, Eddie Guerrero and Shawn Michaels.
Because of his high-flying style, Edge would sustain a career-ending injury that put him out for more than 9 years. Here are the 5 greatest Edge matches of all time, ranked.
5. Edge vs Eddie Guerrero (No Disqualification)
Just like Edge, Eddie Guerrero is a wrestler who gave his sweat and blood for the company. His work ethics and determination made him one of the best wrestlers in the WWE. When Edge and Eddie met at a No Disqualification match, the WWE Universe expected an entertaining match.
The Edge vs Eddie Guerrero match not only lived to the expectations of the fans but also surpassed it as well. In 2019, WWE named the best Smackdown match of all time. Other matches on the list include the Triple H vs Jeff Hardy match card, Brock Lesnar vs Kurt Angle as well as Rey Mysterio vs Matt hardy.
4. Edge vs The Undertaker (Smackdown)
While the Edge vs The Undertaker feud might not be the biggest in the WWE, the story behind it makes it one of the most talked about in the WWE. Apart from retiring The Undertaker, The R-Rated superstar made Undertaker’s life quite difficult in the WWE.
Edge and The Undertaker have met on several occasions and the result is an adrenaline match that not only lived to the expectations of the WWE Universe but also surpassed it. At
3. Edge vs Shawn Michaels (Street Fight)
Just like Edge, “The heartbreak kid” Shawn Michaels is a respected wrestler in equal proportions. Apart from having the ability to electrify the crowd, Shawn Michaels also knew how to make matches stand out by putting his body on the line.
On 28th February 2005, two of the best performers in WWE history met in one of the bloodiest matches. Being a Street Fight, it was all chaos as these two wrestlers used everything that they could lay their hands on including kendo sticks, steel chairs and ladders. The match between Edge and Shawn Michaels is undeniably one of the greatest Edge matches ever.
2. Edge vs Jeff Hardy (Extreme Rules)
Held on a night filled with some amazing match cards including a Batista vs Randy Orton match card as well as a Chris Jericho vs Rey Mysterio match card, the Edge vs Jeff Hardy stood out. Edge and Jeff Hardy have had a long-history in the WWE.
When these two met at a ladder match at Extreme Rules, a lot was at stake including the World’s Heavyweight title. Apart from giving one of the best matches in the Extreme Rules history, the Edge vs Jeff Hardy feud was named feud of the year.
1. Edge and Christian vs Dudley Boyz vs Hardy Boyz (Summerslam 2000)
With numerous tag team titles under their sleeves, Edge and Christian were one of the best duos in the WWE. Their chemistry and ability to dominate matches made them the biggest duos in WWE’s tag team division.
At Summerslam 2000, the team of Edge and Christian took on the teams of Hardy Boyz and Dudley Boyz in a well-choreographed match that went down as one of the best tag team matches in the WWE. While Edge and Christian managed to retain their tag team titles, the other two tag teams made the victory one of the hardest for the duo.