List of current champions in WWE

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The WWE is an American professional wrestling and world federation/organization based in Stamford, Connecticut. Title reigns are either determined by Professional wrestling match types or are awarded to a wrestler, as a result of the culmination of various scripted storylines. There are eight active singles championships for male wrestlers, four active singles championships for female wrestlers, four active men's tag team championships, and one active women's tag team championship. 22 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 March 26, 2019.

Main roster[change | change source]

The current WWE Champion is Kofi Kingston who is in his first reign. He won the title by beating Daniel Bryan at WrestleMania XXXV. The current Universal Champion is Seth Rollins who is in his first reign. He won the title by beating Brock Lesnar on April 7th, 2019 at Wrestlemania 35 in a match to become the current Universal Champion.

There are three secondary titles on the main roster: the United States Championship on SmackDown, the Intercontinental Championship on WWE Raw, and the Cruiserweight Championship on 205 Live. The current Intercontinental Champion is Bobby Lashley, who is in his second reign. He defeated defending champion Finn Bálor on Monday Night RAW on March 11, 2019. Samoa Joe is the current United States Champion in his first reign. He won the title by defeating Andrade, Rey Mysterio, and R-Truth on the March 5, 2019 episode of SmackDown Live. The Cruiserweight Championship is for wrestlers below the 205 lbs weight limit, and is currently held by Buddy Murphy who won the title by beating Cedric Alexander.

There are two championships available for female singles wrestlers on the main roster: the Raw Women's Championship and the SmackDown Women's Championship. The Raw Women's Championship is currently held by Ronda Rousey in her first reign. She won the title by beating Alexa Bliss at SummerSlam 2018. The SmackDown Women's Championship is held by Asuka, in her first reign. She won the title from Becky Lynch in a triple threat Tables, Ladders & Chairs match at TLC: Tables, Ladders & Chairs 2019 in a triple threat match that Charlotte Flair was also apart of.

There are three tag team championships on the main roster: the Raw Tag Team Championships and the SmackDown Tag Team championships. The Raw Tag Team Championships are held by The Revival (Dash Wilder and Scott Dawson) in their first reign. They won the titles by beating Bobby Roode and Chade Gable on Raw. The SmackDown Tag Team Championships are held by the Usos. They won the titles by beating The Miz and Shane McMahon at Elimination Chamber 2019.

Raw[change | change source]

Championship Current champion(s) Reign Date won Days held Location Notes
WWE Universal Championship Seth Rollins 1 April 7, 2019 4 East Rutherford, New Jersey Defeated Brock Lesnar at Wrestlemania 35
WWE Raw Women's Championship Becky Lynch 1 April 7, 2019 4 East Rutherford, New Jersey Pinned Ronda Rousey in a Triple Threat Match at Wrestlemania 35 winning both the SmackDown and Raw Women's Championships.
WWE Intercontinental Championship Finn Balor 2 April 7, 2019 4 East Rutherford, New Jersey Defeated Bobby Lashley at Wrestlemania 35
WWE Raw Tag Team Championship Curt Hawkins and Zack Ryder 1 April 7, 2019 4 East Rutherford, New Jersey Defeated The Revival during the Wrestlemania 35 Kickoff Show
WWE Women's Tag Team Championship IIconics
Billy Kay and Peyton Royce
1 April 7, 2019 4 East Rutherford, New Jersey Won a Fatal Four-way at Wrestlemania 35

SmackDown Live[change | change source]

Championship Current champion(s) Reign Date won Days held Location Notes
WWE Championship Kofi Kingston 1 April 7, 2019 4 East Rutherford, New Jersey Beat Daniel Bryan at Wrestlemania 35
WWE SmackDown Women's Championship Becky Lynch 3 April 7, 2019 4 East Rutherford, New Jersey Pinned Ronda Rousey in a Triple Threat Match at Wrestlemania 35 winning both the SmackDown and Raw Women's Championships.
WWE United States Championship Samoa Joe 1 March 5, 2019 37 Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania Beat Andrade, Rey Mysterio, and R-Truth on "Smackdown Live"
WWE SmackDown Tag Team Championship Hardy Boyz
Jeff Hardy and Matt Hardy
1 April 9, 2019 2 Brooklyn, New York Beat The Usos at Smackdown Live.
WWE Women's Tag Team Championship IIconics
Billy Kay and Peyton Royce
1 April 7, 2019 4 East Rutherford, New Jersey Won a Fatal Four-way at Wrestlemania 35

205 Live[change | change source]

Championship Current champion(s) Reign Date won Days held Location Notes
WWE Cruiserweight Championship Tony Neese 1 April 7 2019 4 East Rutherford,

New Jersey

Beat Buddy Murphy during the Wrestlemania 35 Kickoff Show

Developmental[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 Tommaso Ciampa, who is in his first reign. He won the title by beating Aleister Black on NXT. The top title on NXT UK is the United Kingdom Championship which is currently held by Pete Dunne who is in his first reign. He won the title by beating Tyler Black in the final of the first United Kingdom Championship tournament. The secondary title is the NXT North American Championship which is currently held by Velveteen Dream who is in his first reign. He won the title by beating Johnny Gargano on NXT.

The NXT Women's Championship is currently held by Shayna Baszler who beat Kairi Sane at Evolution. The NXT UK Women's Championship is currently held by Toni Storm who beat Rhea Ripley at NXT UK TakeOver: Blackpool.

The NXT Tag Team Championships are held by War Raiders (Hanson and Rowe), who are in their first reign, both as a team and individually. They won the titles by beating the Undisputed Era (Kyle O'Reilly and Roderick Strong) at NXT TakeOver: Phoenix. The NXT UK Tag Team Championships are held by Grizzled Young Veterans (James Drake and Zack Gibson) who are in their first reign. They won the titles by beating Moustache Mountain in a tournament final to crown the first champions.

NXT[change | change source]

{{Professional wrestling champions table |list = List of current champions in WWE |refs = no

|title1 = NXT Championship |image1 = |champion1 = Tommaso Ciampa |reigns1 = 1 |date1 = April 7,2018 |city1 = New Orleans, Louisiana |note1 = Beat Aleister Black on "NXT".

|title2 = NXT Women's Championship |image2 = |champion2 = Shayna Baszler |reigns2 = 1 |date2 = October 28, 2018 |city2 = Uniondale, New York |note2 = Beat Kairi Sane at Evolution.

|title3 = NXT North American Championship |image3 = |champion3 = Velveteen Dream |reigns3 = 1 |date3 = January 30, 2019 |city3 = Winter Park, Florida |note3 = Beat Johnny Gargano on NXT. WWE says the reign started on February 20, 2019 which was the day the match was played on TV.

|title4 = NXT Tag Team Championship |image4 = |champion4 = War Raiders
(Hanson and Rowe) |reigns4 = [[NXT Tag Team Championship#Title History|1] |date4 = January 29, 2019 |city4 = Phoenix, Arizona |note4 = Beat the Undisputed Era (Kyle O'Reilly and Roderick Strong) at NXT TakeOver: Phoenix. }}

NXT UK[change | change source]

Championship Current champion(s) Reign Date won Days held Location Notes
WWE United Kingdom Championship Pete Dunne.jpg Pete Dunne 1 May 20, 2017 691 Rosemont, Illinois Beat Tyler Bate at NXT TakeOver: Chicago.
NXT UK Women's Championship Toni Storm 1 January 12, 2019 89 Blackpool, England Beat Rhea Ripley at NXT UK TakeOver: Blackpool
NXT UK Tag Team Championship Grizzled Young Veterans
(James Drake and Zack Gibson)
1 January 12, 2019 89 Blackpool, England Beat Moustache Mountain (Tyler Bate and Trent Seven) in a tournament final at NXT UK TakeOver: Blackpool to become the first champions.

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Current champions
Current NXT champions