WWE Cruiserweight Championship

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WWE Cruiserweight Championship
Promotion WWE
Brand Raw
Date established September 14, 2016
Current champion(s) Enzo Amore
Date won October 22, 2017

The WWE Cruiserweight Championship is a wrestling title owned by WWE and can be defended in Raw and 205 Live. Only wreslters under 205 lb (93 kg) can dispute it. The first champion was T.J. Perkins and the current is Neville.

History[change | change source]

In 2016, WWE created the Cruiserweight Classic, a 32-man tournament for cruiserweights.[1] When T.J. Perkins beat Gran Metalik in the final, Triple H gave him the new WWE Cruiserweight Championship for the new cruiserweight division on the Raw brand.[2][3]

After the 205 Live was created, the Cruiserweight Championship also could be defended in this program.[4]

Reigns[change | change source]

Reign The reign number for the specific champion listed
Location The city in which the title was won
Event The event promoted by the respective promotion in which the title was won
Used for vacated reigns so as not to count it as an official reign
+ Indicates the current reign is changing daily
No. Wrestler Reign Date Days held Location Event Notes Ref.
1 Perkins, T.J.T.J. Perkins 1 02016-09-14 September 14 2016 46 Winter Park, FL Cruiserweight Classic Finale Beat Gran Metalik in the tournament final to become the first champion. [3]
2 The Brian Kendrick 1 02016-10-30 October 30 2016 30 Boston, MA Hell in a Cell [5]
3 Swann, RichRich Swann 1 02016-11-29 November 29 2016 61 Columbia, SC 205 Live [6]
4 Neville 1 02017-01-29 January 29 2017 603+ San Antonio, TX Royal Rumble [7]

Combined reigns[change | change source]

Indicates the current champion
Rank Wrestler No. of
Combined days
1 Rich Swann 1 61
2 T.J. Perkins 1 46
3 The Brian Kendrick 1 30
4 Neville 1 603+

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