List of WWE Divas Champions

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Current WWE Divas champion Paige after winning the championship

The WWE Divas Championship is a wrestling championship owned by WWE.

Title history[change | edit source]

# Order in reign history
Reign The reign number for the specific set of wrestlers listed
Location The city in which the title was won
Event The event in which the title was won
Used for vacated reigns so as not to count it as an official reign
+ Indicates the current reign is changing daily
# Wrestler Reigns Date Days Held Location Event Notes Ref.
1 Michelle McCool 1 02008-07-20 July 20 2008 &&&&&&&&&&&&0155.&&&&&0155 Uniondale, NY The Great American Bash (2008) McCool defeated Natalya to become the inaugural champion. [1]
2 Maryse 1 02008-12-22 December 22 2008 &&&&&&&&&&&&0216.&&&&&0216 Toronto, ON SmackDown This episode aired on tape delay on December 26, 2008. The championship became exclusive to the Raw brand on April 13, 2009 when Maryse was drafted from SmackDown. [2][3][4]
3 Mickie James 1 02009-07-26 July 26 2009 &&&&&&&&&&&&&078.&&&&&078 Philadelphia, PA Night of Champions Mickie became the second woman to have ever hold the Women's and Divas' championships in history. [5]
4 Jillian Hall 1 02009-10-12 October 12 2009 &&&&&&&&&&&&&&00.&&&&&00 Indianapolis, IN Raw [6]
5 Melina 1 02009-10-12 October 12 2009 &&&&&&&&&&&&&084.&&&&&084 Indianapolis, IN Raw Melina became the third woman to have ever hold the Women's and Divas' championships in history. [7]
Vacated 02010-01-04 January 04 2010 Dayton, OH Raw WWE vacated the title after Melina sustained a torn anterior cruciate ligament, which sidelined her from in-ring competition. [8]
6 Maryse 2 02010-02-22 February 22 2010 &&&&&&&&&&&&&049.&&&&&049 Indianapolis, IN Raw Maryse defeated Gail Kim in the finals of an eight diva tournament to win the vacant title. [9]
7 Eve Torres 1 02010-04-12 April 12 2010 &&&&&&&&&&&&&069.&&&&&069 London, England Raw Eve became the first Diva Search winner to have ever held the Divas Championship. [10]
8 Alicia Fox 1 02010-06-20 June 20 2010 &&&&&&&&&&&&&056.&&&&&056 Uniondale, NY Fatal 4-Way This was contested in a Fatal four-way match that also involved Gail Kim and Maryse. Fox pinned Maryse to win the title. [11]
9 Melina 2 02010-08-15 August 15 2010 &&&&&&&&&&&&&035.&&&&&035 Los Angeles, CA SummerSlam [12]
10 Michelle McCool 2 02010-09-19 September 19 2010 &&&&&&&&&&&&&063.&&&&&063 Rosemont, IL Night of Champions This was a lumberjill match where the Women's Championship was unified with the Divas Championship. The title subsequently became accessible on both the Raw and SmackDown brands and was briefly referred to as the Unified Divas Championship, keeping the lineage of the Divas Championship whilst the Women's Championship was retired. Layla was unofficially the co-champion during this reign; she defended the championship in McCool's place on some occasions. [13][14]
11 Natalya 1 02010-11-21 November 21 2010 &&&&&&&&&&&&&070.&&&&&070 Miami, FL Survivor Series This was a handicap match also involving Layla as Michelle McCool's tag team partner. [15]
12 Eve Torres 2 02011-01-30 January 30 2011 &&&&&&&&&&&&&071.&&&&&071 Boston, MA Royal Rumble This was a fatal four–way match also involving Layla and Michelle McCool. [16]
13 Brie Bella 1 02011-04-11 April 11 2011 &&&&&&&&&&&&&070.&&&&&070 Bridgeport, CT Raw [17]
14 Kelly Kelly 1 02011-06-20 June 20 2011 &&&&&&&&&&&&0104.&&&&&0104 Baltimore, MD Raw This was a "Power to the People" edition of Raw, where viewers voted on who participated in the matches. Kelly Kelly received the highest number of votes. Other nominees were Beth Phoenix and Eve Torres. [18]
15 Beth Phoenix 1 02011-10-02 October 02 2011 &&&&&&&&&&&&0204.&&&&&0204 New Orleans, LA Hell in a Cell [19]
16 Nikki Bella 1 02012-04-23 April 23 2012 &&&&&&&&&&&&&&06.&&&&&06 Detroit, MI Raw This was a lumberjill match. [20]
17 Layla 1 02012-04-29 April 29 2012 &&&&&&&&&&&&0140.&&&&&0140 Rosemont, IL Extreme Rules Beth Phoenix was billed as the opponent for the match, but was not medically cleared to wrestle and was replaced by Layla. With the win, Layla became the first and only Diva Search winner to hold both the WWE Women's and the Divas Championships. [21]
18 Eve Torres 3 02012-09-16 September 16 2012 &&&&&&&&&&&&0120.&&&&&0120 Boston, MA Night of Champions Kaitlyn was billed as the opponent for the match, but was (kayfabe) injured backstage during the show and could not wrestle. [22]
19 Kaitlyn 1 02013-01-14 January 14 2013 153 Houston, TX Raw 20th Anniversary Special If Eve had been counted out or disqualified, she would have lost the title. [23][24]
20 AJ Lee 1 02013-06-16 June 16 2013 &&&&&&&&&&&&0295.&&&&&0295 Rosemont, IL Payback [25]
21 Paige 1 02014-04-07 April 07 2014 &&&&&&&&&&&&&012.&&&&&012+ New Orleans, LA Raw This was Paige's debut main roster match. She became the first diva to win the championship in their debut match and also is the first diva to hold both the WWE Diva's Championship and the NXT Women's Championship. When she won, she became the youngest woman to hold the championship. [26]

List of combined reigns[change | edit source]

Inaugural champion Michelle McCool after winning the championship at The Great American Bash (2008)
Kelly Kelly in her first reign.
Indicates the current champion
<1 Indicates the reign was less than 1 day

As of April 19, 2014.

Rank Wrestler # of reigns Combined days
1 AJ Lee 1 295
2 Maryse 2 265
3 Eve Torres 3 260
4 Michelle McCool 2 218
5 Beth Phoenix 1 204
6 Kaitlyn 1 153
7 Layla 1 140
8 Melina 2 119
9 Kelly Kelly 1 104
10 Mickie James 1 78
11 Brie Bella 1 70
Natalya 1 70
13 Alicia Fox 1 56
14 Nikki Bella 1 6
15 Paige* 1 12+
16 Jillian 1 <1

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References[change | edit source]

General
Specific
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  2. "Maryse's first reign". WWE. http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/divas/10995388. Retrieved 2009-01-26.
  3. Beauvais, Mike (2008-12-23). "WWE News: Complete WWE Smackdown 12/22 tapings report - Spoilers on title change, Jeff Hardy in main event". PW Torch. http://www.pwtorch.com/artman2/publish/WWE_News_3/article_28779.shtml. Retrieved 2011-01-03.
  4. Sitterson, Aubrey (2009-04-13). "Results: Rough draft". WWE. http://www.wwe.com/shows/raw/archive/04132009/mainarticle/. Retrieved 2010-01-03.
  5. "Mickie James's first reign". WWE. http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/divas/9009844. Retrieved 2011-10-03.
  6. "Jillian Hall`s first reign". WWE. http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/divas/12057666. Retrieved 2009-10-13.
  7. "Melina's first reign". WWE. http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/divas/12057662. Retrieved 2009-10-13.
  8. "Divas Champion Melina injured". WWE. http://www.wwe.com/inside/news/melinainjury. Retrieved 2010-01-04.
  9. "Maryse's second reign". WWE. http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/divas/13589002. Retrieved 2010-02-23.
  10. "Eve's first reign". WWE. http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/divas/14112494. Retrieved 2010-04-13.
  11. "Alicia Fox's first reign". WWE. http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/divas/14798866. Retrieved 2010-06-21.
  12. "Melina's second reign". WWE. http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/divas/15383938. Retrieved 2010-08-16.
  13. "Michelle McCool's second reign". WWE. http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/divas/15748578. Retrieved 2010-09-26.
  14. Adkins, Greg (2010-09-20). "Results: CU in Hell!". WWE. http://www.wwe.com/shows/raw/archive/09202010/mainarticle/. Retrieved 2011-01-03.
  15. "Natalya's first reign". WWE. http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/divas/20101121. Retrieved 2010-11-21.
  16. "Eve's second reign". WWE. http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/divas/201011211. Retrieved 2011-01-31.
  17. "Brie Bella's first reign". WWE. http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/divas/25010154. Retrieved 2011-10-03.
  18. "Kelly Kelly's first reign". WWE. http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/divas/25021870. Retrieved 2011-10-03.
  19. "Beth Phoenix's first reign". WWE. http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/divas/25037080. Retrieved 2011-10-03.
  20. "Nikki Bella's first reign". WWE. http://www.wwe.com/classics/titlehistory/divas/nikki-bella. Retrieved 2012-04-23.
  21. "Layla's first reign". WWE. http://www.wwe.com/classics/titlehistory/divas/20120429-layla. Retrieved 2012-04-29.
  22. "Eve's third reign". WWE. http://www.wwe.com/classics/titlehistory/divas/09162012-eve. Retrieved 2012-09-16.
  23. "Kaitlyn's first reign". WWE. http://www.wwe.com/classics/titlehistory/divas/01142013-kaitlyn. Retrieved 2013-01-21.
  24. "Kaitlyn def. Eve to win the Divas Championship". WWE. http://www.wwe.com/shows/raw/2013-01-14/wwe-raw-results-26084061/page-6. Retrieved 2013-02-10.
  25. "AJ Lee's first reign". WWE. http://www.wwe.com/classics/titlehistory/divas/06162013-aj-lee. Retrieved 2013-06-17.
  26. "Paige's first reign". WWE. http://www.wwe.com/classics/titlehistory/divas/04072014-paige. Retrieved 2014-04-11.