List of current champions in WWE
The following is a list of all current champions in WWE (legal name: World Wrestling Entertainment), as of August 2, 2015. There are four active singles championships: the WWE World Heavyweight Championship, Intercontinental Championship, United States Championship, and Divas Championship; as well as one tag team championship, the WWE Tag Team Championship. Six wrestlers hold these championships on the company's two brands: Raw and SmackDown. 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 two secondary titles in WWE are the WWE Intercontinental Championship and the WWE United States Championship. The current Intercontinental Champion is Ryback. He won an Elimination Chamber match also involving King Barrett, R-Truth, Mark Henry, Dolph Ziggler and Sheamus for the vacant Intercontinental Championship at Elimination Chamber. John Cena is in his fourth reign as United States Champion, winning the title on March 29, 2015 at WrestleMania 31.
There is one championship that is available for female wrestlers which is the WWE Divas Championship. The Divas championship is held by Nikki Bella, who defeated AJ Lee at Survivor Series to win the title.
The Prime Time Players (Darren Young and Titus O'neil) defeated The New Day at Money in the Bank to win the WWE Tag Team Championship. It is their first reign individually and as a team.
Champions[change | change source]
|Championship||Current champion(s)||Reign||Date won||Days
|WWE World Heavyweight Championship||1||March 29, 2015||126||Santa Clara, California||Defeated Brock Lesnar in a triple threat match after he cashed in his Money in the Bank contract at WrestleMania 31.|
|WWE Intercontinental Championship||Ryback||1||May 31, 2015||63||Corpus Christi, Texas||Defeated King Barrett, R-Truth, Mark Henry, Dolph Ziggler and Sheamus in an Elimination Chamber match for the vacant Intercontinental Championship at Elimination Chamber.|
|WWE United States Championship||John Cena||4||March 29, 2015||126||Santa Clara, California||Defeated Rusev in a WrestleMania 31.|
|WWE Tag Team Championship||The Prime Time Players
(Titus O'Neil and Darren Young)
|June 14, 2015||49||Columbus, Ohio||Defeated New Day (Big E and Xavier Woods) at Money in the Bank|
|WWE Divas Championship||Nikki Bella||2||November 23, 2014||252||St. Louis, Missouri||Defeated AJ Lee at Survivor Series.|
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Notes[change | change source]
- "Seth Rollins' first reign". WWE. http://www.wwe.com/classics/titlehistory/wwe-world-heavyweight-championship/20150329-seth-rollins. Retrieved 2015-3-30.
- "Ryback's first reign". WWE. http://www.wwe.com/classics/titlehistory/intercontinental/20150531-ryback. Retrieved 2015-6-4.
- "John Cena's fourth reign". WWE. http://www.wwe.com/classics/titlehistory/unitedstates/20150329-john-cena. Retrieved 2015-3-30.
- "Nikki Bella's second reign". WWE. http://www.wwe.com/classics/titlehistory/divas/20141123-nikki-bella. Retrieved 2014-11-24.
References[change | change source]
- Seth Rollins's profile on WWE.com
- John Cena's profile on WWE.com
- Ryback'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
- Nikki Bella's profile on WWE.com
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