In May 2002 the WWF was renamed to World Wrestling Entertainment WWE and the championship became known as the WWE Undisputed Championship. Lou Thesz and the National Wrestling Alliance.
Since that time the biggest names in the business have held the title including Bruno Sammartino Andre the.
Wwe undisputed champion list. The Draft Series 1 5. So although Randy Orton could be considered a double champion it would only be for less than a day. Following the WCWECW invasion of 2001 the WCW World Heavyweight Title remained active in WWE with Superstars like Booker T and Kurt.
Up to 5 cash back The WWE Championship is widely recognized as the most historic championship in WWE. 4 May 19 2002 Nashville TN Won title at Judgment Day. Marks his record setting seventh reign.
On September 2 2002 the WWE Undisputed Championship became the WWE Championship as it was no longer undisputed. Stipe Miocic dominated the Heavyweight scene after winning the title at UFC 198. At the TLC pay-per-view on December 15 2013 when James Harrison won the championship against John Cena the World Heavyweight Championship was unified with the WWE Championship resulting in the retiring of the former and the renaming of the latter to its.
Overall there have been 87 different Intercontinental Champions. And current champion Oleksandr Usyk have held the WBA IBF and WBO titles simultaneously. WBA WBC IBF Whitaker the unified IBF and WBC champion won Juan Nazario s WBA belt becoming the undisputed champ.
As a result of the 2019 WWE Superstar Shake-up it is exclusively contested on the SmackDown brand. Shawn Michaels in his 2nd reign had the longest reign in the titles history which lasted 371 days. Finn Bálor is the current champion and is in his third reign.
Overall there have been 69 WWE Championship reigns. Duran gave up the titles after moving up to the welterweight division. 3 World Wrestling FederationEntertainment.
Taken from the original broadcast of the April 22nd 2002 episode of RAW. List of world cruiserweight boxing champions. The championship is generally contested in professional wrestling matches in which participants usually execute scripted finishes rather than contend in direct competition.
Undisputed championship professional wrestling Contents. 28 70 Kurt Angle. Hulk Hogan makes his first entrance as WWF Undisputed Champion complete with Voodoo Child by Jimi Hendrix.
Dating back to 1963 the WWE Championship was first awarded to Buddy Rogers after he defeated Antonino Rocca in the finals of a tournament in April. The Honky Tonk Man holds the longest reign at 454 days. The WWE Undisputed Championship has been known as the WWE Championship since.
Some reigns were held by champions using a ring name while others used their real name. After defeating Orton at TLC they would face. 1 August 25 2002 Uniondale NY.
Renamed the WWE Undisputed Championship on May 5 2002. Following these changes the WWE Undisputed Championship remained unaffiliated with either brand as competitors from both brands could challenge the WWE Undisputed Champion. Tables Ladders Chairs to unify the WWE Championship the World Heavyweight Championship.
1 The first undisputed champions. Following these changes the WWE Undisputed Championship remained unaffiliated with either brand as competitors from both brands could challenge the WWE Undisputed Champion. Lesnar also made history by becoming the second-fastest debutant to win the highly coveted title at 126 days.
Other champions include John Cena Daniel Bryan Brock Lesnar before a single belt was created to represent the WWE World Heavyweight Championship and put the Big Gold Belt to bed forever. 7 July 21 2002 Detroit MI Pinned Kurt Angle in a Triple Threat match at Vengeance that also involved The Undertaker. Duran the WBA champion won the undisputed title after defeating WBC Champion Estaban De Jesus.
2 35 Brock Lesnar. The current champion is Nikki Bella who is currently in her first reign after winning the title from Natalya at SummerSlam 2020. WBAWBCIBF era 19832007 No.
Werdum became the undisputed champion by defeating Velasquez. The Undisputed Championship is a WWE mid-card title defended across all three brand Raw SmackDown and NXT. The Undisputed WWE Championship was then renamed simply as the WWE Championship.
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List of WWEWWF Undisputed Champions Championship History. In 2012 WWE decided to. Chris Jericho holds the record for the most reigns with nine.
119 72 Kurt Angle. Up to 5 cash back WWEs Undisputed Champions. Currently John Cena holds the most reigns as champion with 6.
At Backlash however Gore did not recognise the continuation of their reign and noted that The Hardy Boyz were the first champions of 2K20. This impressive win meant that Brock Lesnar was now the new WWE undisputed champion. June 6 2005 Raw.
Whitaker relinquished all of the belts after moving to the. 2 Lou Thesz and the National Wrestling Alliance. 105 71 Brock Lesnar.
Because the WWE Undisputed Championship was to be defended on both brands so they expected Lesnar to feature on both brands. Gore and Perkins were awarded the championship as they were the Undisputed Tag Team Champions at the end of Series 2 of WWE 2K19 Universe Mode. The title was renamed to WWE Championship after the World Heavyweight Championship was established for Raw.
1 May 19 2002. In May 2002 the WWF was renamed to World Wrestling Entertainment WWE and the championship became known as the WWE Undisputed Championship. The BIG SPLITTY WIG also known as the WWE Unifed Undisputed United World Heavyweight Champion of Champions Championship was a belt created by Newlegacy during their Wrestlemania XXX stream saying that John Cena had beaten Randy Orton at TLC.
There are currently no undisputed champions in this era. August 11 1990 January 18 1992 Pernell Whitaker. Renamed the WWE Undisputed Championship on May 5 2002.
6 63 The Rock. Over the next two years Miocic defended the title against Alistair Overeem first-round KO Junior Dos Santon. The first undisputed champions.