List of current champions in WWE
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 four active singles championships, two active tag team championship, and two championships for female wrestlers. Eleven 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 February 13, 2016.
Current championships[change | change source]
At the top of WWE's championship hierarchy is the WWE World Heavyweight Championship. The current champion is Triple H, who is in his ninth reign after winning the Royal Rumble match at the Royal Rumble pay per view. Previous champion Roman Reigns had defended the title in the match.
The WWE Tag Team Championship is held by The New Day (Big E, Kofi Kingston and Xavier Woods), who are in second reign as a team (record-tying fourth for Kingston and second for Woods and Big E individually). They won the championships after Big E and Kingston defeated Los Matadores, The Lucha Dragons and previous champions The Prime Time Players in a Fatal 4-Way tag team match at SummerSlam, with Woods also defending via the Freebird Rule.
There is one championship available for female wrestlers, the WWE Divas Championship. It is held by current champion Charlotte, who won the title by defeating Nikki Bella on September 20, 2015 at Night of Champions.
Champions[change | change source]
NXT championships[change | change source]
WWE's developmental division NXT features its own set of championships.
NXT champions[change | change source]
|Championship||Current champion(s)||Reign||Date won||Days
|NXT Championship||Finn Bálor||1||July 4, 2015||224||Sumida, Tokyo, Japan||Defeated Kevin Owens at The Beast in the East.|
|NXT Tag Team Championship||Dash and Dawson||1
|October 22, 2015||114||Winter Park, Florida||Defeated The Vaudevillains by submission. Aired on November 11.|
|NXT Women's Championship||Bayley||1||August 22, 2015||175||Brooklyn, New York||Defeated Sasha Banks at NXT TakeOver: Brooklyn.|
See also[change | change source]
References[change | change source]
- WWE's new Grand Slam - WWE.com
- "Triple H's ninth reign". WWE. http://www.wwe.com/classics/titlehistory/wwe-world-heavyweight-championship/20160124-triple-h. Retrieved 2016-01-24.
- "Dean Ambrose's first reign". WWE. http://www.wwe.com/classics/titlehistory/intercontinental/dean-ambrose. Retrieved 2015-12-13.
- "Kalisto's second reign". WWE. http://www.wwe.com/classics/titlehistory/unitedstates/01242016-kalisto. Retrieved 2016-01-24.
- "The New Day's second reign". WWE. http://www.wwe.com/classics/titlehistory/wwetag. Retrieved 2015-08-23.
- "Charlotte's first reign". WWE. http://www.wwe.com/classics/titlehistory/divas/divas-championship-new-reign. Retrieved 2015-09-20.
- "Finn Bálor's first reign". WWE. http://www.wwe.com/classics/titlehistory/nxt-championship/finn-blor. Retrieved 2015-07-05.
- "Dash Wilder and Scott Dawson's first reigns". WWE. http://www.wwe.com/classics/titlehistory/nxt-tag-team-championship/20151111-dash-dawson. Retrieved 2015-11-11.
- "Bayley's first reign". WWE. http://www.wwe.com/classics/titlehistory/nxt-womens-championship/nxt-womens-championship-new-reign. Retrieved 2015-08-23.
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- Current champions
- Triple H's profile on WWE.com
- Dean Ambrose's profile on WWE.com
- Kalisto's profile on WWE.com
- Big E's profile on WWE.com
- Kofi Kingston's profile on WWE.com
- Xavier Woods's profile on WWE.com
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- Current NXT champions
- Finn Bálor's profile on WWE.com
- Dash Wilder's profile on WWE.com
- Scott Dawson's profile on WWE.com
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