The best ladder matches in wrestling history helped give us some of the all-time great overall matches in the sport. Ladder matches are among the most entertaining to come from any stipulations since the stunts involved with the ladder provide huge excitement. Wrestlers like Shawn Michaels, Edge, Christian, the Hardy Boyz, and Rob Van Dam all saw the ladder match become a huge part of their legacies.
All the best ladder matches are in play here, along with footage and some tidbits about each of them. The best ones will stand the test of time and can still provide the same entertainment value watching them back. These specific matches showed just how important the ladder can be to the final product.
So who had the best ladder match in wrestling history? Vote up for your favorites matches to involve the ladder match stipulation to help decide the best of the best. Then head over and check out the best Hell In A Cell matches of all time and the top WrestleMania matches ever.
Edge And Christian Vs. The Hardy Boyz Vs. The Dudley Boyz
Event: WrestleMania 16
Date: April 2, 2000
The surprising three-team Ladder Match at WrestleMania 16 stole the show with Edge and Christian winning. This match would lead to the creation of the TLC match months later.Was this match exciting?
Chris Jericho Vs. Shawn Michaels
Event: No Mercy 2008
Date: October 5, 2008
The incredible rivalry between Chris Jericho and Shawn Michaels culminated with the Ladder Match that featured Jericho retaining as the World Champion.Was this match exciting?
The Hardy Boyz Vs. Edge And Christian
Event: No Mercy 1999
Date: October 17, 1999
This Ladder Match made both tag teams huge stars in WWE as the Hardy Boyz won the managing services of Terri Runnels and a cash bonus as the prize.Was this match exciting?
Chris Jericho Vs. Chris Benoit
Event: Royal Rumble 2001
Date: January 21, 2001
Chris Jericho and Chris Benoit brought their worldwide rivalry to WWE. The Ladder Match found great success for both with Jericho winning and showing off his Walls of Jericho finisher on top of a ladder.Was this match exciting?