NXT Tag Team Championship

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NXT Tag Team Championship
Details
Promotion WWE
Brand NXT
Date established January 23, 2013
Current champion(s) The Undisputed Era (Bobby Fish and Kyle O'Reilly)
Date won November 29, 2017

The NXT Tag Team Championship is a professional wrestling championship in the WWE. The title is a NXT-only championship.

History[change | change source]

The title was introduced by special guest Shawn Michaels on the January 23, 2013 edition of NXT. He announced that there would be a tournament held to crown the inaugural champions.[1]

Title history[change | change source]

# Wrestler Reign Date Days held Location Event Notes Ref.
1 British Ambition
(Adrian Neville and Oliver Grey)
1 02013-01-31 January 31 2013 91 Winter Park, FL NXT Defeated The Wyatt Family (Erick Rowan and Luke Harper) in the finals of eight–team tournament to become the inaugural champions. Aired on tape delay on February 13, 2013. Grey was replaced by Bo Dallas when he got injured. [2]
2 The Wyatt Family
(Erick Rowan and Luke Harper)
1 02013-05-02 May 02 2013 49 Winter Park, FL NXT Defeated British Ambition on the May 8, 2013 episode of NXT. [3]
3 Adrian Neville (2) and Corey Graves 1 02013-06-20 June 20 2013 84 Winter Park, FL NXT Aired on tape delay on July 17, 2013. [4]
4 The Ascension
(Viktor and Konnor)
1 02013-09-12 September 12 2013 364 Winter Park, FL NXT Defeated Adrian Neville and Corey Graves. Aired on tape delay on October 2, 2013. [5]
5 The Lucha Dragons
(Sin Cara and Kalisto)
1 02014-09-11 September 11 2014 126 Winter Park, FL NXT TakeOver: Fatal 4-Way [6]
6 Buddy Murphy and Wesley Blake 1 02015-01-15 January 15 2015 1,376+ Winter Park, FL NXT Aired on tape delay on January 28, 2015. [7]
7 Johnny Gargano and Tommaso Ciampa 1 02016-11-16 November 16 2016 705+ Toronto, Ontario NXT TakeOver: Toronto

Current champions[change | change source]

The current champions are #DIY (Johnny Gargano and Tommaso Ciampa). They are in their first reign, both as a team and individually.

References[change | change source]

  1. "1/23 Zim's WWE NXT Review: Shawn Michaels starts the NXT Tag Title Tournament, Wyatt Family vs. Tatsu and Watson, Neville and Grey vs. 3MB, NXT Champion Big E Langston in action, and "Ascension" to contention of the returning Connor O'Brien". Pro Wrestling.net. Retrieved 2013-11-27.
  2. "WWE News: Spoiler - first NXT tag champs, next month's guest". PW Torch. Retrieved 2013-11-27.
  3. "WWE NXT spoilers from Winter Park, FL: John Cena and more". Pro Wrestling Insider. Retrieved 2013-11-27.
  4. "WWE News: NXT spoilers for summer episodes - first NXT Women's champ, Flair, more, plus NXT TV in the U.S.?". Pro Wrestling Torch. Retrieved 2013-11-27.
  5. "James's WWE NXT Report 10/2: More Santino comedy on WWE TV, Ohno/Hero returns, new NXT Tag champions, Fandango & Summer Rae, Overall Reax". Pro Wrestling Torch. Retrieved 2013-11-27.
  6. "The Lucha Dragons first reign". WWE. Retrieved 2014-9-12. Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)
  7. "Blake & Murphy's first reign". WWE. Retrieved 2015-2-11. Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)

Notes

  1. WWE officially recognizes it as 344 days
  2. WWE officially recognizes The Wyatt Family's reign as lasting 70 days with American Alpha having the shortest reign at 68 days.

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