The WWE is the most successful wrestling organization in history.
There are many reasons for that.
It has created compelling programming that has transcended generations.
It has evolved as media and the audience has changed.
Every change has been preceded by several important moments.
Many matches in WWE have carried with them this great change and fundamentally formed the business that we now watch.
While there have been many great matches that have helped to create the WWE, the following are the 50 most important matches in WWE history.
Remember that these are not the best matches in WWE (though most would be included that list) but the most important matches in WWE history.