List of current champions in WWE

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WWE is a professional wrestling promotion based in Stamford, Connecticut. Title reigns are either determined by professional wrestling matches or are awarded to a wrestler, as a result of the culmination of various scripted storylines. There are five active singles championships for male wrestlers, two active championships for female wrestlers and two active tag team championships. Twelve wrestlers hold the championships. The list includes the number of times the wrestler has held the title, the date and location of the win, and a description of the winning bout. The following is correct as of April 26, 2017.

Current championships[change | change source]

At the top of WWE's championship hierarchy is the WWE Championship on SmackDown and the WWE Universal Championship on Raw. The current WWE Champion is John Cena , who is in his thirteenth reign. He won the title by defeating AJ Styles at Royal Rumble on January, 29th, 2017. The current WWE Universal Champion is Goldberg who is in his first reign. He won the tilte by defeating kevin owens at HoustonTexas March 5,2017 at Royal rumble.

There are three secondary titles in WWE, the WWE Intercontinental Championship on SmackDown and the WWE United States Championship and the WWE Cruiserweight Championship on Raw. The Intercontinental Championship is currently held by Dean Ambrose, who is in his second reign. He won the title by defeating The Miz on the January, 3rd, 2017, edition of Smackdown. The United States Championship is currently held by Chris Jericho, who is in his first reign. He won it by defeating Roman Reigns on January, 9th, 2017, edition of Raw. The Cruiserweight Championship is for wrestlers below the 205 lb (93 kg) weight limit, and is currently held by Neville, who is in his first reign. After defeating Rich Swann at the Royal Rumble on January, 29th, 2017

There are two championships available for female wrestlers: the WWE Raw Women's Championship and the WWE SmackDown Women's Championship. The Raw Women's Championship is currently held by Charlotte, who is in her second reign. She won the title by defeating Sasha Banks at SummerSlam on August 21, 2016. The SmackDown Women's Championship is Alexa Bliss, who is in her first reign. She won the title by defeating Becky Lynch at TLC: Tables,Ladders,Chairs on December 4, 2016

There are two tag team championships: the WWE Raw Tag Team Championship and the WWE SmackDown Tag Team Championship. The Raw Tag Team Championship is held by Luke Gallows and Karl Anderson, who are in their first reign as a team and individually. They won the championships after Cesaro and Sheamus at Royal Rumble on January 29th, 2017. The SmackDown Tag Team Championship are American Alpha (Jason Jordan and Chad Gable) after defeating Heath Slater and Rhyno, The Uso's and former champions Luke Harper and Randy Orton of the Wyatt Family

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Championship Current champion(s) Reign Date won Days
held
Location Notes
WWE Universal Championship
Brock Lesnar in March 2015.jpg
Brock Lesnar 1 March 5, 2017 240 Houston, Texas Beat Goldberg at Wrestlemania 33.
WWE United States Championship WWE Live 2016-04-21 20-40-18 ILCE-6300 0753 DxO (28839562970).jpg Kevin Owens 1 January 9, 2017 110 New Orleans, Louisiana Beat Chris Jericho at Wrestlemania 33.
WWE Raw Women's Championship Bayley NXT Takeover Dallas 2016.jpg Bayley 1 February 13, 2017 72 Las Vegas, Nevada Beat Charlotte Flair on Raw.
WWE Cruiserweight Championship Neville in September 2016.jpg Neville 1 January 29, 2017 87 San Antonio, Texas Beat Rich Swann at Royal Rumble.
WWE Raw Tag Team Championship Luke Gallows and Karl Anderson in September 2016.jpg The Hardy Boys 9 January 29, 2017 87 Houston, Texas Beat Luke Gallows and Karl Anderson at Wrestlemania 33.

SmackDown[change | change source]

Championship Current champion(s) Reign Date won Days
held
Location Notes
WWE Championship Bray Wyatt 2014-04-07.jpg Randy Orton 1 February 12, 2017 73 Phoenix, Arizona Beat the former champion Bray Waytt, AJ Styles, Baron Corbin, The Miz and Dean Ambrose in an Elimination Chamber match at Wrestelmania 33.
WWE Intercontinental Championship Intercontinental Champion Dean Ambrose.jpg Dean Ambrose 2 January 3, 2017 113 Jacksonville, Florida Beat The Miz on SmackDown Live.
WWE SmackDown Women's Championship Alexa Bliss SmackDown Women's Champion 2016.jpg Naomi 2 February 21, 2017 64 Ontario, California Pinned Alexa Bliss at "Wrestlemania 33 after returning to the ring the week before on "Smackdown Live".
WWE SmackDown Tag Team Championship American Alpha NXT Takeover Dallas 2016.jpg

The Jimmy Uso and Jey Uso)

1 December 27, 2016 120 Rosemont, Illinois Beat Heath Slater and Rhyno, The Usos and previous champions Luke Harper and Randy Orton of The Wyatt Family in a Four Corners Elimination Match on SmackDown Live.

NXT[change | change source]

WWE's NXT division features its own set of championships.

The top title is the NXT Championship, which is currently held by Bobby Roode , who is in his first reign. He won the title by defeating Shinsuke Nakamura at NXT: Takeover San Antonio.[1]

The NXT Women's Championship is held by Asuka, who is in her first reign. She won the title by defeating Bayley at NXT TakeOver: Dallas by submission.

The NXT Tag Team Championship is held by The Authors of Pain (Akam and Rezar), who are in their First reign, both as a team and individually. They won the titles by defeating #DIY at NXT TakeOver: San Antonio in San Antonio, Texas on January 28, 2017.

Championship Current champion(s) Reign Date won Days
held
Location Notes
NXT Championship Bobby Roode at HoH 14.jpg Bobby Roode 1 January 28, 2017 88 San Antonio, Texas Beat Shinsuke Nakamura at NXT TakeOver: San Antonio.
NXT Women's Championship Asuka NXT Women's Champion NXT Takeover Dallas 2016.jpg Asuka 1 April 1, 2016 390 Dallas, Texas Beat Bayley at NXT TakeOver: Dallas.
NXT Tag Team Championship Authors of Pain NXT.jpg The Authors of Pain
(Akam and Rezar)
1 January 28, 2017 88 San Antonio, Texas Beat #DIY at NXT TakeOver: San Antonio.
WWE United Kingdom Championship Tyler Bate Cropped.jpg Tyler Bate 1 January 15, 2017 101 Blackpool, England Beat Pete Dunne in the WWE United Kingdom Championship Tournament final.

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