Since 1939 we've been seen Batman defeating every type of Villians and Supervillians; psychopaths, criminals, robots and even aliens. It looks like the dark knight can do everything to make justice.
But even with all that titles, some times, the dark knight, has been defeated for some strongest superheroes than him, and in what way! here's 5 Characters Who've Defeated Batman.
For unknown reasons that we never understand completely, Batman win the 99% of the fights against Superman. That happens on The Dark Knight Returns, The Dark Knight Strikes Back, Hush and Red Son. That looks like The dark knight is destined to win his fights against a superhero with the same power, except for...
On The 2005 80-page one-shot Countdown to Infinite Crisis, Maxwell Lord uses his powers to influence Superman's mind, causing him to brutally beat Batman in the belief that he's Brainiac. And that's how Batman ends in the hospital, ¡Ouch!.
In one of most memorable fights of the franchise, one of his powerful enemies, Bane, defeat Batman, and broke his back. Leaving him out of combat for a couple of months.
That happens on the arc of Knightfall, and that moment inspire the scene on the 2012 movie [The Dark Knight Rises](movie:39011).
- Jason Todd
Jason Todd, the second Robin, had a sad and short appearance on the comic. Hated by all the fanatics, his death was voted in a 0800 line, and appear on the arc of A death in the family.
With Final Crisis motive, concretely in Batman Annual #25, Superboy Prime break the barrier between two universes (thank you DC for all the parallel realities). This leave Todd back to the alive world just for vengeance for Joker (his killer) and Batman (his protector). All this conflict ends with Jason Todd beating up both of them and forcing Batman to kill Joker. And although Batman save the skin of the Joker, can't say technically than Batman win this fight.
The mercenary that served for ''inspiration'' to create Deadpool, defeat Batman on Deathstroke #8 and #9 (1991).
His great ability for the combat, craftiness and acuity to perceive the enemy fear, put him on the same level than Batman, and his determination for the combat make him stronger for the combat, like you can imagine.
- Wonder Woman
In [Wonder Woman](movie:45787): Hiketeia, she have the mission to protect Danielle, thing don't be so hard if she don't be a fugitive killer of... Gotham City. The interest conflicts between they two derives in a battle where Wonder Woman punish Batman in a way than no one gonna ask again who of them is strongest.