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 September 24, 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 Jinder Mahal. He won the title by defeating Randy Orton at Backlash on May 21st, 2017. The current WWE Universal Champion is Brock Lesnar who is in his first reign. He won the title by defeating Goldberg at April 2nd, 2017 at Orlando Florida at WrestleMania 33.

There are three secondary titles in WWE, the WWE United States Championship on Smackdown and the WWE Intercontinental Championship and the WWE Cruiserweight Championship on Raw. The Intercontinental Championship is currently held by The Miz who is in his seventh reign. He won the title by defeating Dean Ambrose at Extreme Rules on the 4th June 2017. The United States Championship is currently held by AJ Styles in his first reign with the belt. He won it by defeating Kevin Owens at the WWE Live event on 7 July, 2017. The Cruiserweight Championship is for wrestlers below the 205 lb (93 kg) weight limit, and is currently held by Neville, who is in his second reign. After defeating Akira Tozawa at SummerSlam on August 20, 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 Sasha Banks in her fourth reign. She won the title by defeating Alexa Bliss at SummerSlam. The SmackDown Women's Championship is held by Natalya, in her First reign. She defeated Naomi at SummerSlam for the title.

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 Dean Ambrose and Seth Rollins in their first reign (This is Seth Rollins' second tag team title reign as he won his first tag team title with Roman Reigns) they won the titles by defeating Sheamus and Cesaro at SummerSlam. The SmackDown Tag Team Championship are currently held by The Usos in their fourth reign. They won the titles by defeating The New Day at SummerSlam.

Main roster[change | change source]

Raw[change | change source]

Championship Current champion(s) Reign Date won Days
held
Location Notes
WWE Universal Championship Brock Lesnar in March 2015.jpg Brock Lesnar 1 April 2, 2017 175 Houston, Texas Beat Goldberg at Wrestlemania 33.
WWE Intercontinental Championship Intercontinental Champion The Miz.jpg The Miz 7 June 4, 2017 112 Baltimore, Maryland Defeated Dean Ambrose at Extreme Rules.
WWE Raw Women's Championship 85px Sasha banks 4 August 20, 2017 5 Brooklyn, New york Beat Alexia bliss at Summerslam.
WWE Cruiserweight Championship Neville in September 2016.jpg Neville 2 August 20, 2017 5 Brooklyn, NewYork Beat Akira Tozawa at Summerslam
WWE Raw Tag Team Championship Cesaro and Sheamus.jpg Dean Ambrose and Seth Rollin 1

(1,2)

August 20, 2017 5 Brooklyn, New York Beat Sheamus and Cesaro at Summerslam

SmackDown[change | change source]

Championship Current champion(s) Reign Date won Days
held
Location Notes
WWE Championship Jinder Mahal 1 May 21, 2017 126 Rosemont, Illinois Beat Randy Orton at Backlash.
WWE United States Championship AJ Styles 2 July 25, 2017 61 Richmond, Virginia Beat Kevin Owens and Chris Jericho in a triple threat match on SmackDown Live
WWE SmackDown Women's Championship Natalya 1 August 20, 2017 5 Brooklyn, New York Beat Naomi at Summerslam
WWE SmackDown Tag Team Championship The Usos

(jey and jimmy uso)

2 August 20, 2017 5 Brooklyn, New York Beat Big E and Xavier Woods of the New Day on the summerslam pre-show

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 Drew McIntyre , who is in his first reign. He won the title by defeating Bobby Roode at NXT: Takeover Brooklyn III.[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 239 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 Vacant - April 1, 2016 31 Dallas, Texas Beat Bayley at NXT TakeOver: Dallas.
NXT Tag Team Championship Authors of Pain NXT.jpg Sanity 1 August 19, 2017 36 San Antonio, Texas Beat #DIY at NXT TakeOver: San Antonio.
WWE United Kingdom Championship Pete Dunne 1 May 20, 2017 127 Chicago, Illinois Defeated Tyler Bate at NXT TakeOver: Chicago

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