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!width=12%|Wrestler
 
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!width=0 class="unsortable"|Ref.
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|[[Buddy Rogers (wrestler)|Buddy Rogers]]
 
|[[Buddy Rogers (wrestler)|Buddy Rogers]]
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|[[Rio de Janeiro|Rio de Janeiro, Brazil]]
 
|[[Rio de Janeiro|Rio de Janeiro, Brazil]]
 
|—
 
|—
|align=left|Won a fictional tournament in Rio de Janeiro after the WWWF left the [[National Wrestling Alliance]], of which Rogers was the 7th [[NWA World Heavyweight Champion|champion]] since defeating [[Pat O'Connor (wrestler)|Pat O'Connor]] on 30 June 1961.
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| align="left" |Won a fictional tournament in Rio de Janeiro after the WWWF left the [[National Wrestling Alliance]], of which Rogers was the 7th [[NWA World Heavyweight Champion|champion]] since defeating [[Pat O'Connor (wrestler)|Pat O'Connor]] on 30 June 1961.
 
|<ref name="Rogers1">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/30445411|title=Buddy Rogers's first reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-17}}</ref>
 
|<ref name="Rogers1">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/30445411|title=Buddy Rogers's first reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-17}}</ref>
 
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|[[New York City|New York, NY]]
 
|[[New York City|New York, NY]]
 
|[[House show]]
 
|[[House show]]
|align=left|Title renamed WWWF Heavyweight Championship when WWWF rejoined the NWA in 1971.
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| align="left" |Title renamed WWWF Heavyweight Championship when WWWF rejoined the NWA in 1971.
 
|<ref name="Morales1">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/30445418|title=Pedro Morales's first reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-17}}</ref>
 
|<ref name="Morales1">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/30445418|title=Pedro Morales's first reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-17}}</ref>
 
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|[[New York City|New York, NY]]
 
|[[New York City|New York, NY]]
 
|[[House show]]
 
|[[House show]]
|align=left|The title was renamed the WWF Heavyweight Championship when the World Wide Wrestling Federation became the World Wrestling Federation in March 1979.
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| align="left" |The title was renamed the WWF Heavyweight Championship when the World Wide Wrestling Federation became the World Wrestling Federation in March 1979.
 
|<ref name="Backlund1">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/304454116|title=Bob Backlund's first reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-17}}</ref><ref name="BacklundBio">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/superstars/bob-backlund|title=Bob Backlund bio|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2012-08-20}}</ref>
 
|<ref name="Backlund1">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/304454116|title=Bob Backlund's first reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-17}}</ref><ref name="BacklundBio">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/superstars/bob-backlund|title=Bob Backlund bio|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2012-08-20}}</ref>
 
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|[[Tokushima, Tokushima|Tokushima, Japan]]
 
|[[Tokushima, Tokushima|Tokushima, Japan]]
 
|[[House show]]
 
|[[House show]]
|align=left|Reign is not recognized by WWE.<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/classics/titlehistory/wwechampionship|title=WWE Championship Title History}}</ref>
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| align="left" |Reign is not recognized by WWE.<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/classics/titlehistory/wwechampionship|title=WWE Championship Title History}}</ref>
 
|<ref name="phantom">{{cite web|url=http://www.thehistoryofwwe.com/world_title.htm|title=WWWF/WWF/WWE Heavyweight Title History|publisher=The History of the WWE|accessdate=2012-08-02}}</ref>
 
|<ref name="phantom">{{cite web|url=http://www.thehistoryofwwe.com/world_title.htm|title=WWWF/WWF/WWE Heavyweight Title History|publisher=The History of the WWE|accessdate=2012-08-02}}</ref>
 
|- style="background-color:#e3e3e3"
 
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|[[Tokyo|Tokyo, Japan]]
 
|[[Tokyo|Tokyo, Japan]]
 
|[[House show]]
 
|[[House show]]
|align=left|Inoki immediately vacated the title after a rematch with Backlund ended in a no contest due to the interference of [[Tiger Jeet Singh]].
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| align="left" |Inoki immediately vacated the title after a rematch with Backlund ended in a no contest due to the interference of [[Tiger Jeet Singh]].
|<ref name="phantom"/>
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|<ref name="phantom" />
 
|- style="background-color:#e3e3e3"
 
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|[[New York City|New York City, NY]]
 
|[[New York City|New York City, NY]]
 
|[[House show]]
 
|[[House show]]
|align=left|WWE recognizes Backlund's first and second reigns as being uninterrupted, and considers this a continuation of the first. Backlund defeated [[Bobby Duncum, Sr.|Bobby Duncum]] in a [[Professional wrestling match types#Last Man Standing match|Texas Death match]] to fill the vacancy.
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| align="left" |WWE recognizes Backlund's first and second reigns as being uninterrupted, and considers this a continuation of the first. Backlund defeated [[Bobby Duncum, Sr.|Bobby Duncum]] in a [[Professional wrestling match types#Last Man Standing match|Texas Death match]] to fill the vacancy.
|<ref name="phantom"/>
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|<ref name="phantom" />
 
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|[[New York City|New York City, NY]]
 
|[[New York City|New York City, NY]]
 
|[[House show]]
 
|[[House show]]
|align=left|The Iron Sheik won by forfeit. Backlund never submitted to Sheik's "The Camel Clutch" but Backlund's manager [[Arnold Skaaland]] threw in the towel to prevent any major injury.
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| align="left" |The Iron Sheik won by forfeit. Backlund never submitted to Sheik's "The Camel Clutch" but Backlund's manager [[Arnold Skaaland]] threw in the towel to prevent any major injury.
 
|<ref name="Sheik1">{{cite web |url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/304454118|title=The Iron Sheik's first reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-17}}</ref>
 
|<ref name="Sheik1">{{cite web |url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/304454118|title=The Iron Sheik's first reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-17}}</ref>
 
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|1
 
|1
 
|{{dts|1988|02|5}}
 
|{{dts|1988|02|5}}
|data-sort-value=0.2|<1
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| data-sort-value="0.2" |<1
 
|[[Indianapolis|Indianapolis, IN]]
 
|[[Indianapolis|Indianapolis, IN]]
 
|''[[WWF The Main Event#The Main Event I|The Main Event I]]''
 
|''[[WWF The Main Event#The Main Event I|The Main Event I]]''
|align=left|André defeated Hogan when referee [[Earl Hebner]], who was bribed by [[Ted DiBiase]], scored the three-count, despite Hogan raising his shoulder past the two-count.
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| align="left" |André defeated Hogan when referee [[Earl Hebner]], who was bribed by [[Ted DiBiase]], scored the three-count, despite Hogan raising his shoulder past the two-count.
 
|<ref name="Andre1">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/304454122|title=Andre the Giant's first reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-20}}</ref>
 
|<ref name="Andre1">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/304454122|title=Andre the Giant's first reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-20}}</ref>
 
|- style="background-color:#e3e3e3"
 
|- style="background-color:#e3e3e3"
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|[[Indianapolis|Indianapolis, IN]]
 
|[[Indianapolis|Indianapolis, IN]]
 
|''[[WWF The Main Event#The Main Event I|The Main Event I]]''
 
|''[[WWF The Main Event#The Main Event I|The Main Event I]]''
|align=left|Immediately after winning the title from Hogan, André handed the belt to DiBiase; [[Professional wrestling authority figures#President|President]] [[Jack Tunney]] ruled this as vacating the title.
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| align="left" |Immediately after winning the title from Hogan, André handed the belt to DiBiase; [[Professional wrestling authority figures#President|President]] [[Jack Tunney]] ruled this as vacating the title.
|<ref name="Andre1"/>
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|<ref name="Andre1" />
 
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|[[Atlantic City, New Jersey|Atlantic City, NJ]]
 
|[[Atlantic City, New Jersey|Atlantic City, NJ]]
 
|[[WrestleMania IV]]
 
|[[WrestleMania IV]]
|align=left|Defeated [[Ted DiBiase]] in a tournament final to win the vacant title.
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| align="left" |Defeated [[Ted DiBiase]] in a tournament final to win the vacant title.
 
|<ref name="Savage1">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/304454122|title=Randy Savage's first reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-20}}</ref>
 
|<ref name="Savage1">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/304454122|title=Randy Savage's first reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-20}}</ref>
 
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|[[Toronto|Toronto, ON]]
 
|[[Toronto|Toronto, ON]]
 
|[[WrestleMania VI]]
 
|[[WrestleMania VI]]
|align=left|This was also for Warrior's [[WWE Intercontinental Championship|WWF Intercontinental Championship]].
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| align="left" |This was also for Warrior's [[WWE Intercontinental Championship|WWF Intercontinental Championship]].
 
|<ref name="Warrior1">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/304454128|title=The Ultimate Warrior's first reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-20}}</ref>
 
|<ref name="Warrior1">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/304454128|title=The Ultimate Warrior's first reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-20}}</ref>
 
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|[[New Haven, Connecticut|New Haven, CT]]
 
|[[New Haven, Connecticut|New Haven, CT]]
 
|''[[WWF Superstars of Wrestling]]''
 
|''[[WWF Superstars of Wrestling]]''
|align=left|Hogan was stripped of the title by Tunney due to the controversy surrounding both of the previous title changes. This aired December 7, 1991.
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| align="left" |Hogan was stripped of the title by Tunney due to the controversy surrounding both of the previous title changes. This aired December 7, 1991.
|<ref name="Hogan4"/>
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|<ref name="Hogan4" />
 
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|[[Albany, New York|Albany, NY]]
 
|[[Albany, New York|Albany, NY]]
 
|[[Royal Rumble (1992)|Royal Rumble]]
 
|[[Royal Rumble (1992)|Royal Rumble]]
|align=left|This was the [[Royal Rumble#Match|Royal Rumble match]], in which Flair last eliminated [[Sid Vicious (wrestler)|Sid Justice]].
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| align="left" |This was the [[Royal Rumble#Match|Royal Rumble match]], in which Flair last eliminated [[Sid Vicious (wrestler)|Sid Justice]].
 
|<ref name="Flair1">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/304454138|title=Ric Flair's first reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-20}}</ref>
 
|<ref name="Flair1">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/304454138|title=Ric Flair's first reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-20}}</ref>
 
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|[[Hershey, Pennsylvania|Hershey, PA]]
 
|[[Hershey, Pennsylvania|Hershey, PA]]
 
|''[[Prime Time Wrestling]]''
 
|''[[Prime Time Wrestling]]''
|align=left|Aired on September 14, 1992.
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| align="left" |Aired on September 14, 1992.
 
|<ref name="Flair2">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/304454137|title=Ric Flair's second reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-20}}</ref>
 
|<ref name="Flair2">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/304454137|title=Ric Flair's second reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-20}}</ref>
 
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|[[Yokozuna (wrestler)|Yokozuna]]
 
|[[Yokozuna (wrestler)|Yokozuna]]
 
|1
 
|1
|rowspan=2|{{dts|1993|04|4}}
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| rowspan="2" |{{dts|1993|04|4}}
|data-sort-value=0.2|<1
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|rowspan=2|[[Las Vegas Valley|Las Vegas, NV]]
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<nowiki>|rowspan=2|[[Las Vegas Valley|Las Vegas, NV]]
 
|rowspan=2|[[WrestleMania IX]]
 
|rowspan=2|[[WrestleMania IX]]
 
|
 
|
|<ref name="Yokozuna1">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/304454133|title=Yokozuna's first reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-20}}</ref>
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|<ref name="Yokozuna1"></nowiki>{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/304454133|title=Yokozuna's first reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-20}}<nowiki></ref></nowiki>
 
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|[[New York City|New York City, NY]]
 
|[[New York City|New York City, NY]]
 
|[[WrestleMania X]]
 
|[[WrestleMania X]]
|align=left|[[Roddy Piper]] was the [[Professional wrestling match types#Special referee|guest referee]].
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| align="left" |[[Roddy Piper]] was the [[Professional wrestling match types#Special referee|guest referee]].
 
|<ref name="Hart2">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/304454127|title=Bret Hart's second reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-20}}</ref>
 
|<ref name="Hart2">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/304454127|title=Bret Hart's second reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-20}}</ref>
 
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|[[San Antonio|San Antonio, TX]]
 
|[[San Antonio|San Antonio, TX]]
 
|[[Survivor Series (1994)|Survivor Series]]
 
|[[Survivor Series (1994)|Survivor Series]]
|align=left|This was a "Throw in the Towel" submission match.
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| align="left" |This was a "Throw in the Towel" submission match.
 
|<ref name="Backlund2">{{cite web|url= http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/304454125|title=Bob Backlund's second reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate= 2007-03-20}}</ref>
 
|<ref name="Backlund2">{{cite web|url= http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/304454125|title=Bob Backlund's second reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate= 2007-03-20}}</ref>
 
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|[[Landover, Maryland|Landover, MD]]
 
|[[Landover, Maryland|Landover, MD]]
 
|[[Survivor Series (1995)|Survivor Series]]
 
|[[Survivor Series (1995)|Survivor Series]]
|align=left|This was a [[Professional wrestling match types#No Disqualification match|no-disqualification match]].
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| align="left" |This was a [[Professional wrestling match types#No Disqualification match|no-disqualification match]].
 
|<ref name="Hart3">{{cite web|url= http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/304454121|title=Bret Hart's third reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate= 2007-03-20}}</ref>
 
|<ref name="Hart3">{{cite web|url= http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/304454121|title=Bret Hart's third reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate= 2007-03-20}}</ref>
 
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|[[Anaheim, California|Anaheim, CA]]
 
|[[Anaheim, California|Anaheim, CA]]
 
|[[WrestleMania XII]]
 
|[[WrestleMania XII]]
|align=left|This was a [[Iron Man match|60-minute Iron Man match]], in which Michaels won 1–0 in overtime.
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| align="left" |This was a [[Iron Man match|60-minute Iron Man match]], in which Michaels won 1–0 in overtime.
 
|<ref name="HBK1">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/304454119|title=Shawn Michaels's reign |publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-21}}</ref>
 
|<ref name="HBK1">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/304454119|title=Shawn Michaels's reign |publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-21}}</ref>
 
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|[[Lowell, Massachusetts|Lowell, MA]]
 
|[[Lowell, Massachusetts|Lowell, MA]]
 
|''[[WWE Raw|Raw]]''
 
|''[[WWE Raw|Raw]]''
|align=left|Michaels forfeited the title due to a knee injury.
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| align="left" |Michaels forfeited the title due to a knee injury.
|<ref name="HBK2"/>
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|<ref name="HBK2" />
 
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|[[Chattanooga, Tennessee|Chattanooga, TN]]
 
|[[Chattanooga, Tennessee|Chattanooga, TN]]
 
|[[In Your House 13: Final Four]]
 
|[[In Your House 13: Final Four]]
|align=left|This was a [[Professional wrestling match types#Basic elimination matches|four-way elimination match]] also involving [[Stone Cold Steve Austin]], [[The Undertaker]] and [[Big Van Vader|Vader]].
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| align="left" |This was a [[Professional wrestling match types#Basic elimination matches|four-way elimination match]] also involving [[Stone Cold Steve Austin]], [[The Undertaker]] and [[Big Van Vader|Vader]].
 
|<ref name="Hart4">{{cite web|url= http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/304454113|title=Bret Hart's fourth reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate= 2007-03-21}}</ref>
 
|<ref name="Hart4">{{cite web|url= http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/304454113|title=Bret Hart's fourth reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate= 2007-03-21}}</ref>
 
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||[[Rosemont, Illinois|Rosemont, IL]]
 
||[[Rosemont, Illinois|Rosemont, IL]]
 
|[[WrestleMania 13]]
 
|[[WrestleMania 13]]
|align=left|This was a no-disqualification match.
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| align="left" |This was a no-disqualification match.
 
|<ref name="Undertaker2">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/30445419|title=The Undertaker's second reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-21}}</ref>
 
|<ref name="Undertaker2">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/30445419|title=The Undertaker's second reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-21}}</ref>
 
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|[[East Rutherford, New Jersey|East Rutherford, NJ]]
 
|[[East Rutherford, New Jersey|East Rutherford, NJ]]
 
|[[SummerSlam (1997)|SummerSlam]]
 
|[[SummerSlam (1997)|SummerSlam]]
|align=left|Shawn Michaels was the guest referee.
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| align="left" |Shawn Michaels was the guest referee.
 
|<ref name="Hart5">{{cite web| url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/30445417|title=Bret Hart's fifth reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate= 2007-03-21}}</ref>
 
|<ref name="Hart5">{{cite web| url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/30445417|title=Bret Hart's fifth reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate= 2007-03-21}}</ref>
 
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|[[Montreal|Montreal, QC]]
 
|[[Montreal|Montreal, QC]]
 
|[[Survivor Series (1997)|Survivor Series]]
 
|[[Survivor Series (1997)|Survivor Series]]
|align=left|Won the title in the [[Montreal Screwjob]].
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| align="left" |Won the title in the [[Montreal Screwjob]].
 
|<ref name="HBK3">{{cite web|url= http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/30445415|title=Shawn Michaels's third reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate= 2007-03-21}}</ref>
 
|<ref name="HBK3">{{cite web|url= http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/30445415|title=Shawn Michaels's third reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate= 2007-03-21}}</ref>
 
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|[[Boston|Boston, MA]]
 
|[[Boston|Boston, MA]]
 
|[[WrestleMania XIV]]
 
|[[WrestleMania XIV]]
|align=left|[[Mike Tyson]] was the [[Professional wrestling match types#Special referee|special outside enforcer]].
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| align="left" |[[Mike Tyson]] was the [[Professional wrestling match types#Special referee|special outside enforcer]].
 
|<ref name="Austin1">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/30445413|title=Steve Austin's first reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-22}}</ref>
 
|<ref name="Austin1">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/30445413|title=Steve Austin's first reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-22}}</ref>
 
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|[[Pittsburgh|Pittsburgh, PA]]
 
|[[Pittsburgh|Pittsburgh, PA]]
 
|[[King of the Ring (1998)|King of the Ring]]
 
|[[King of the Ring (1998)|King of the Ring]]
|align=left|This was a [[Professional wrestling match types#First Blood match|first blood match]].
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| align="left" |This was a [[Professional wrestling match types#First Blood match|first blood match]].
 
|<ref name="Kane1">{{cite web|url= http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/30445412|title=Kane's first reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-22}}</ref>
 
|<ref name="Kane1">{{cite web|url= http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/30445412|title=Kane's first reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-22}}</ref>
 
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|[[Hamilton, Ontario|Hamilton, ON]]
 
|[[Hamilton, Ontario|Hamilton, ON]]
 
|[[Breakdown: In Your House]]
 
|[[Breakdown: In Your House]]
|align=left|Vacated after Kane and The Undertaker simultaneously pinned Austin in a [[Professional wrestling match types#Basic non-elimination matches|triple threat match]].<br>A subsequent match for the vacant title at [[WWE Judgment Day|Judgment Day: In Your House]] between Kane and The Undertaker ended in a no-contest.<ref>http://www.wwe.com/shows/judgmentday/history/judgmentday1998/mainevent/</ref>
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| align="left" |Vacated after Kane and The Undertaker simultaneously pinned Austin in a [[Professional wrestling match types#Basic non-elimination matches|triple threat match]].<br>A subsequent match for the vacant title at [[WWE Judgment Day|Judgment Day: In Your House]] between Kane and The Undertaker ended in a no-contest.<ref>http://www.wwe.com/shows/judgmentday/history/judgmentday1998/mainevent/</ref>
|<ref name="Austin2"/>
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|<ref name="Austin2" />
 
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|[[St. Louis, Missouri|St. Louis, MO]]
 
|[[St. Louis, Missouri|St. Louis, MO]]
 
|[[Survivor Series (1998)|Survivor Series]]
 
|[[Survivor Series (1998)|Survivor Series]]
|align=left|Defeated [[Mick Foley|Mankind]] in the finals of a [[Survivor Series (1998)#Tournaments bracket|tournament for the vacant title]].
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| align="left" |Defeated [[Mick Foley|Mankind]] in the finals of a [[Survivor Series (1998)#Tournaments bracket|tournament for the vacant title]].
 
|<ref name="Rock1">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/3044541401|title=The Rock's first reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-22}}</ref>
 
|<ref name="Rock1">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/3044541401|title=The Rock's first reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-22}}</ref>
 
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|[[Worcester, Massachusetts|Worcester, MA]]
 
|[[Worcester, Massachusetts|Worcester, MA]]
 
|''[[WWE Raw|Raw Is War]]''
 
|''[[WWE Raw|Raw Is War]]''
|align=left|This was a no-disqualification match. Aired on [[Fingerpoke of Doom|January 4, 1999]].
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| align="left" |This was a no-disqualification match. Aired on [[Fingerpoke of Doom|January 4, 1999]].
 
|<ref name="Mankind1">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/3044541411|title=Mankind's first reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-22}}</ref>
 
|<ref name="Mankind1">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/3044541411|title=Mankind's first reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-22}}</ref>
 
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|[[Anaheim, California|Anaheim, CA]]
 
|[[Anaheim, California|Anaheim, CA]]
 
|[[Royal Rumble (1999)|Royal Rumble]]
 
|[[Royal Rumble (1999)|Royal Rumble]]
|align=left|This was an [["I Quit" match]], which The Rock won by knocking Mankind unconscious while someone backstage played an audio recording of Mankind saying "I quit" while The Rock placed the microphone against his face.
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| align="left" |This was an [["I Quit" match]], which The Rock won by knocking Mankind unconscious while someone backstage played an audio recording of Mankind saying "I quit" while The Rock placed the microphone against his face.
 
|<ref name="Rock2">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/3044541412|title=The Rock's second reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-22}}</ref>
 
|<ref name="Rock2">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/3044541412|title=The Rock's second reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-22}}</ref>
 
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|[[Tucson, Arizona|Tucson, AZ]]
 
|[[Tucson, Arizona|Tucson, AZ]]
 
|''[[WWE Heat|Halftime Heat]]''
 
|''[[WWE Heat|Halftime Heat]]''
|align=left|This was an [[Professional wrestling match types#Empty Arena match|empty arena match]] that aired as a special during halftime of [[Super Bowl XXXIII]] on January 31, 1999.
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| align="left" |This was an [[Professional wrestling match types#Empty Arena match|empty arena match]] that aired as a special during halftime of [[Super Bowl XXXIII]] on January 31, 1999.
 
|<ref name="Mankind2">{{cite web|url= http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/30445414021|title=Mankind's second reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate= 2007-03-22}}</ref>
 
|<ref name="Mankind2">{{cite web|url= http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/30445414021|title=Mankind's second reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate= 2007-03-22}}</ref>
 
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|[[Birmingham, Alabama|Birmingham, AL]]
 
|[[Birmingham, Alabama|Birmingham, AL]]
 
|''[[WWE Raw|Raw Is War]]''
 
|''[[WWE Raw|Raw Is War]]''
|align=left|This was a [[ladder match]].
+
| align="left" |This was a [[ladder match]].
 
|<ref name="Rock3">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/30445414121|title=The Rock's third reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-22}}</ref>
 
|<ref name="Rock3">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/30445414121|title=The Rock's third reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-22}}</ref>
 
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|[[Philadelphia|Philadelphia, PA]]
 
|[[Philadelphia|Philadelphia, PA]]
 
|[[WrestleMania XV]]
 
|[[WrestleMania XV]]
|align=left|This was a no-disqualification match with Mankind as the special guest referee.
+
| align="left" |This was a no-disqualification match with Mankind as the special guest referee.
 
|<ref name="Austin3">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/30445414112|title=Steve Austin's third reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-22}}</ref>
 
|<ref name="Austin3">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/30445414112|title=Steve Austin's third reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-22}}</ref>
 
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|[[Kansas City, Missouri|Kansas City, MO]]
 
|[[Kansas City, Missouri|Kansas City, MO]]
 
|[[Over the Edge (1999)|Over the Edge]]
 
|[[Over the Edge (1999)|Over the Edge]]
|align=left|Both [[Vince McMahon|Vince]] and [[Shane McMahon]] were special guest referees.
+
| align="left" |Both [[Vince McMahon|Vince]] and [[Shane McMahon]] were special guest referees.
 
|<ref name="Undertaker3">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/30445414012|title=The Undertaker's third reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-22}}</ref>
 
|<ref name="Undertaker3">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/30445414012|title=The Undertaker's third reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-22}}</ref>
 
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|[[Minneapolis|Minneapolis, MN]]
 
|[[Minneapolis|Minneapolis, MN]]
 
|[[SummerSlam (1999)|SummerSlam]]
 
|[[SummerSlam (1999)|SummerSlam]]
|align=left|This was a triple threat match also involving [[Triple H]], with [[Jesse Ventura]] as guest referee.
+
| align="left" |This was a triple threat match also involving [[Triple H]], with [[Jesse Ventura]] as guest referee.
 
|<ref name="Mankind3">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/3044541402|title=Mankind's third reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-22}}</ref>
 
|<ref name="Mankind3">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/3044541402|title=Mankind's third reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-22}}</ref>
 
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|[[Ames, Iowa|Ames, IA]]
 
|[[Ames, Iowa|Ames, IA]]
 
|''[[WWE Raw|Raw Is War]]''
 
|''[[WWE Raw|Raw Is War]]''
|align=left|Shane McMahon was the guest referee.
+
| align="left" |Shane McMahon was the guest referee.
 
|<ref name="TripleH1">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/30445414111|title=Triple H's first reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-22}}</ref>
 
|<ref name="TripleH1">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/30445414111|title=Triple H's first reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-22}}</ref>
 
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|[[Las Vegas Valley|Las Vegas, NV]]
 
|[[Las Vegas Valley|Las Vegas, NV]]
 
|''[[WWE SmackDown|SmackDown]]''
 
|''[[WWE SmackDown|SmackDown]]''
|align=left|Aired on September 16, 1999 with Shane McMahon as guest referee.
+
| align="left" |Aired on September 16, 1999 with Shane McMahon as guest referee.
 
|<ref name="McMahon1">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/3044541413|title=Mr. McMahon's first reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-22}}</ref>
 
|<ref name="McMahon1">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/3044541413|title=Mr. McMahon's first reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-22}}</ref>
 
|- style="background-color:#e3e3e3"
 
|- style="background-color:#e3e3e3"
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|[[Houston|Houston, TX]]
 
|[[Houston|Houston, TX]]
 
|''[[WWE Raw|Raw Is War]]''
 
|''[[WWE Raw|Raw Is War]]''
|align=left|McMahon vacated the title.
+
| align="left" |McMahon vacated the title.
|<ref name="McMahon1"/>
+
|<ref name="McMahon1" />
 
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|[[Charlotte, North Carolina|Charlotte, NC]]
 
|[[Charlotte, North Carolina|Charlotte, NC]]
 
|[[Unforgiven (1999)|Unforgiven]]
 
|[[Unforgiven (1999)|Unforgiven]]
|align=left|This was a Six-Pack Challenge match, also involving The Rock, Mankind, [[Big Show (wrestler)|Big Show]], [[Davey Boy Smith|The British Bulldog]] and Kane. Austin was the special outside enforcer.
+
| align="left" |This was a Six-Pack Challenge match, also involving The Rock, Mankind, [[Big Show (wrestler)|Big Show]], [[Davey Boy Smith|The British Bulldog]] and Kane. Austin was the special outside enforcer.
 
|<ref name="TripleH2">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/30445414013|title=Triple H's second reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-22}}</ref>
 
|<ref name="TripleH2">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/30445414013|title=Triple H's second reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-22}}</ref>
 
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|[[Detroit|Detroit, MI]]
 
|[[Detroit|Detroit, MI]]
 
|[[Survivor Series (1999)|Survivor Series]]
 
|[[Survivor Series (1999)|Survivor Series]]
|align=left|This was a triple threat match, also involving The Rock.
+
| align="left" |This was a triple threat match, also involving The Rock.
 
|<ref name="BigShow1">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/304454140112|title=The Big Show's first reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-22}}</ref>
 
|<ref name="BigShow1">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/304454140112|title=The Big Show's first reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-22}}</ref>
 
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|[[Miami|Miami, FL]]
 
|[[Miami|Miami, FL]]
 
|''[[WWE Raw|Raw Is War]]''
 
|''[[WWE Raw|Raw Is War]]''
|align=left|On April 17, 2000, [[Chris Jericho]] defeated Triple H for the WWF Championship after Earl Hebner's fast-count. Later that night, Triple H forced Hebner to reverse the decision, nullifying Jericho's reign and continuing Triple H's.
+
| align="left" |On April 17, 2000, [[Chris Jericho]] defeated Triple H for the WWF Championship after Earl Hebner's fast-count. Later that night, Triple H forced Hebner to reverse the decision, nullifying Jericho's reign and continuing Triple H's.
 
|<ref name="TripleH3">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/3044541403|title=Triple H's third reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-22}}</ref>
 
|<ref name="TripleH3">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/3044541403|title=Triple H's third reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-22}}</ref>
 
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|[[Washington, D.C.]]
 
|[[Washington, D.C.]]
 
|[[Backlash (2000)|Backlash]]
 
|[[Backlash (2000)|Backlash]]
|align=left|Shane McMahon was the guest referee.
+
| align="left" |Shane McMahon was the guest referee.
 
|<ref name="Rock4">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/304454141111|title=The Rock's fourth reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-22}}</ref>
 
|<ref name="Rock4">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/304454141111|title=The Rock's fourth reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-22}}</ref>
 
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|[[Louisville, Kentucky|Louisville, KY]]
 
|[[Louisville, Kentucky|Louisville, KY]]
 
|[[Judgment Day (2000)|Judgment Day]]
 
|[[Judgment Day (2000)|Judgment Day]]
|align=left|This was a 60-minute Iron Man match, which Triple H won 6–5 with Shawn Michaels as the guest referee.
+
| align="left" |This was a 60-minute Iron Man match, which Triple H won 6–5 with Shawn Michaels as the guest referee.
 
|<ref name="Triple H">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/304454141111|title=WWE Championship - The Rock|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-22}}</ref>
 
|<ref name="Triple H">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/304454141111|title=WWE Championship - The Rock|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-22}}</ref>
 
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|[[Boston|Boston, MA]]
 
|[[Boston|Boston, MA]]
 
|[[King of the Ring (2000)|King of the Ring]]
 
|[[King of the Ring (2000)|King of the Ring]]
|align=left|This was a six-man tag team match with The Rock, The Undertaker and Kane vs. Triple H, Mr. McMahon and Shane McMahon. The Rock pinned Mr. McMahon to win Triple H's title.
+
| align="left" |This was a six-man tag team match with The Rock, The Undertaker and Kane vs. Triple H, Mr. McMahon and Shane McMahon. The Rock pinned Mr. McMahon to win Triple H's title.
 
|<ref name="Rock5">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/304454140|title=The Rock's fifth reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-22}}</ref>
 
|<ref name="Rock5">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/304454140|title=The Rock's fifth reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-22}}</ref>
 
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|[[Albany, New York|Albany, NY]]
 
|[[Albany, New York|Albany, NY]]
 
|[[No Mercy (2000)|No Mercy]]
 
|[[No Mercy (2000)|No Mercy]]
|align=left|This was a no-disqualification match.
+
| align="left" |This was a no-disqualification match.
 
|<ref name="Angle1">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/304454140211|title=Kurt Angle's first reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-22}}</ref>
 
|<ref name="Angle1">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/304454140211|title=Kurt Angle's first reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-22}}</ref>
 
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|[[Houston|Houston, TX]]
 
|[[Houston|Houston, TX]]
 
|[[WrestleMania X-Seven]]
 
|[[WrestleMania X-Seven]]
|align=left|This was a no-disqualification match.
+
| align="left" |This was a no-disqualification match.
 
|<ref name="Austin5">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/3044541401111|title=Steve Austin's fifth reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-22}}</ref>
 
|<ref name="Austin5">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/3044541401111|title=Steve Austin's fifth reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-22}}</ref>
 
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|[[San Diego|San Diego, CA]]
 
|[[San Diego|San Diego, CA]]
 
|[[Vengeance (2001)|Vengeance]]
 
|[[Vengeance (2001)|Vengeance]]
|align=left|Jericho had already defeated [[List of WCW World Heavyweight Champions|(WCW) World Heavyweight Champion]] The Rock for that title. By defeating Austin for the WWF Championship, he [[Championship unification|unified]] both titles as the Undisputed WWF Championship.
+
| align="left" |Jericho had already defeated [[List of WCW World Heavyweight Champions|(WCW) World Heavyweight Champion]] The Rock for that title. By defeating Austin for the WWF Championship, he [[Championship unification|unified]] both titles as the Undisputed WWF Championship.
 
|<ref name="Jericho1">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/3044541414|title=Chris Jericho's first reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-22}}</ref>
 
|<ref name="Jericho1">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/3044541414|title=Chris Jericho's first reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-22}}</ref>
 
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|[[Kansas City, Missouri|Kansas City, MO]]
 
|[[Kansas City, Missouri|Kansas City, MO]]
 
|[[Backlash (2002)|Backlash]]
 
|[[Backlash (2002)|Backlash]]
|align=left|On May 6, 2002 after the World Wrestling Federation was renamed "World Wrestling Entertainment" due to a lawsuit by the [[World Wide Fund for Nature]], the title was also renamed.
+
| align="left" |On May 6, 2002 after the World Wrestling Federation was renamed "World Wrestling Entertainment" due to a lawsuit by the [[World Wide Fund for Nature]], the title was also renamed.
 
|<ref name="Hogan6">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/30445414114|title=Hulk Hogan's sixth reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-22}}</ref>
 
|<ref name="Hogan6">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/30445414114|title=Hulk Hogan's sixth reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-22}}</ref>
 
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|[[Nashville, Tennessee|Nashville, TN]]
 
|[[Nashville, Tennessee|Nashville, TN]]
 
|[[Judgment Day (2002)|Judgment Day]]
 
|[[Judgment Day (2002)|Judgment Day]]
|align=left|On May 20, 2002, [[Rob Van Dam]] pinned The Undertaker for the title. Raw [[Professional_wrestling_authority_figures#Owner|owner]] [[Ric Flair]] immediately restarted the match due to The Undertaker's foot being on the ropes and The Undertaker subsequently pinned Van Dam, nullifying Van Dam's reign and continuing Undertaker's.
+
| align="left" |On May 20, 2002, [[Rob Van Dam]] pinned The Undertaker for the title. Raw [[Professional_wrestling_authority_figures#Owner|owner]] [[Ric Flair]] immediately restarted the match due to The Undertaker's foot being on the ropes and The Undertaker subsequently pinned Van Dam, nullifying Van Dam's reign and continuing Undertaker's.
 
|<ref name="Undertaker4">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/304454140212|title=The Undertaker's fourth reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-22}}</ref>
 
|<ref name="Undertaker4">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/304454140212|title=The Undertaker's fourth reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-22}}</ref>
 
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|[[Detroit|Detroit, MI]]
 
|[[Detroit|Detroit, MI]]
 
|[[Vengeance (2002)|Vengeance]]
 
|[[Vengeance (2002)|Vengeance]]
|align=left|This was a triple threat match, also involving Kurt Angle.
+
| align="left" |This was a triple threat match, also involving Kurt Angle.
 
|<ref name="Rock7">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/304454141122|title=The Rock's seventh reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-22}}</ref>
 
|<ref name="Rock7">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/304454141122|title=The Rock's seventh reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-22}}</ref>
 
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|[[Uniondale, New York|Uniondale, NY]]
 
|[[Uniondale, New York|Uniondale, NY]]
 
|[[SummerSlam (2002)|SummerSlam]]
 
|[[SummerSlam (2002)|SummerSlam]]
|align=left|After the title became exclusive to the ''SmackDown!'' brand on September 2, 2002, the word "Undisputed" was removed from the title's name. The [[World Heavyweight Championship (WWE)|World Heavyweight Championship]] was re-created for the ''Raw'' brand.
+
| align="left" |After the title became exclusive to the ''SmackDown!'' brand on September 2, 2002, the word "Undisputed" was removed from the title's name. The [[World Heavyweight Championship (WWE)|World Heavyweight Championship]] was re-created for the ''Raw'' brand.
 
|<ref name="Lesnar1">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/3044541401112|title=Brock Lesnar's first reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-22}}</ref>
 
|<ref name="Lesnar1">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/3044541401112|title=Brock Lesnar's first reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-22}}</ref>
 
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|[[Denver|Denver, CO]]
 
|[[Denver|Denver, CO]]
 
|[[Vengeance (2003)|Vengeance]]
 
|[[Vengeance (2003)|Vengeance]]
|align=left|This was a triple threat match, also involving Big Show.
+
| align="left" |This was a triple threat match, also involving Big Show.
 
|<ref name="Angle4">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/3044541415|title=Kurt Angle's fourth reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-22}}</ref>
 
|<ref name="Angle4">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/3044541415|title=Kurt Angle's fourth reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-22}}</ref>
 
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|[[Raleigh, North Carolina|Raleigh, NC]]
 
|[[Raleigh, North Carolina|Raleigh, NC]]
 
|''[[WWE SmackDown|SmackDown]]''
 
|''[[WWE SmackDown|SmackDown]]''
|align=left|This was a 60-minute Iron Man match. Aired on September 18, 2003.
+
| align="left" |This was a 60-minute Iron Man match. Aired on September 18, 2003.
 
|<ref name="Lesnar3">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/3044541405|title=Brock Lesnar's third reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-22}}</ref>
 
|<ref name="Lesnar3">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/3044541405|title=Brock Lesnar's third reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-22}}</ref>
 
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|[[Norfolk, Virginia|Norfolk, VA]]
 
|[[Norfolk, Virginia|Norfolk, VA]]
 
|[[The Great American Bash (2004)|The Great American Bash]]
 
|[[The Great American Bash (2004)|The Great American Bash]]
|align=left|This was a [[Professional wrestling match types#Strap match|Texas Bullrope match]].
+
| align="left" |This was a [[Professional wrestling match types#Strap match|Texas Bullrope match]].
 
|<ref name="JBL1">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/3044541401121|title=John "Bradshaw" Layfield's first reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-17}}</ref><ref>{{cite web|url= http://www.wrestleview.com/news2004/1088391565.shtml|title=WWE Great American Bash (SmackDown) PPV Results – 6/27/04|publisher= WrestleView|first=Adam|last=Martin|accessdate=2009-11-24|date=2004-06-27}}</ref>
 
|<ref name="JBL1">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/3044541401121|title=John "Bradshaw" Layfield's first reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-17}}</ref><ref>{{cite web|url= http://www.wrestleview.com/news2004/1088391565.shtml|title=WWE Great American Bash (SmackDown) PPV Results – 6/27/04|publisher= WrestleView|first=Adam|last=Martin|accessdate=2009-11-24|date=2004-06-27}}</ref>
 
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|[[Los Angeles|Los Angeles, CA]]
 
|[[Los Angeles|Los Angeles, CA]]
 
|[[WrestleMania 21]]
 
|[[WrestleMania 21]]
|align=left|The title became exclusive on the ''Raw'' brand on June 6, 2005 when Cena was drafted to ''Raw'' in the 2005 [[2005 WWE draft lottery|draft lottery]].
+
| align="left" |The title became exclusive on the ''Raw'' brand on June 6, 2005 when Cena was drafted to ''Raw'' in the 2005 [[2005 WWE draft lottery|draft lottery]].
 
|<ref name="Cena1">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/30445414132|title=John Cena's first reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-17}}</ref><ref>{{Cite web|url=http://www.wrestleview.com/news2005/1112583710.shtml|title=WWE WrestleMania 21 PPV Results – 4/3/05 – Los Angeles, CA|publisher=WrestleView|accessdate= 2009-11-24|date=2005-04-03|first=Adam|last=Martin}}</ref>
 
|<ref name="Cena1">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/30445414132|title=John Cena's first reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-17}}</ref><ref>{{Cite web|url=http://www.wrestleview.com/news2005/1112583710.shtml|title=WWE WrestleMania 21 PPV Results – 4/3/05 – Los Angeles, CA|publisher=WrestleView|accessdate= 2009-11-24|date=2005-04-03|first=Adam|last=Martin}}</ref>
 
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|[[Albany, New York|Albany, NY]]
 
|[[Albany, New York|Albany, NY]]
 
|[[New Year's Revolution (2006)|New Year's Revolution]]
 
|[[New Year's Revolution (2006)|New Year's Revolution]]
|align=left|Cashed in his [[Money in the Bank ladder match|Money in the Bank]] contract from [[WrestleMania 21]] immediately after Cena won an [[Elimination Chamber]] match.
+
| align="left" |Cashed in his [[Money in the Bank ladder match|Money in the Bank]] contract from [[WrestleMania 21]] immediately after Cena won an [[Elimination Chamber]] match.
 
|<ref name="JTD1">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/1915976|title=Edge's first reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate =2007-03-17}}</ref><ref>{{Cite web|url=http://slam.canoe.ca/Slam/Wrestling/PPVReports/2006/01/09/pf-1385492.html|title=Edge surprise champ after Revolution|publisher=[[Canadian Online Explorer|SLAM! Wrestling]]|date=2006-01-09|accessdate=2009-11-24|first=Chris|last=Sokol}}</ref>
 
|<ref name="JTD1">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/1915976|title=Edge's first reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate =2007-03-17}}</ref><ref>{{Cite web|url=http://slam.canoe.ca/Slam/Wrestling/PPVReports/2006/01/09/pf-1385492.html|title=Edge surprise champ after Revolution|publisher=[[Canadian Online Explorer|SLAM! Wrestling]]|date=2006-01-09|accessdate=2009-11-24|first=Chris|last=Sokol}}</ref>
 
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|[[New York City|New York City, NY]]
 
|[[New York City|New York City, NY]]
 
|[[ECW One Night Stand (2006)|ECW One Night Stand]]
 
|[[ECW One Night Stand (2006)|ECW One Night Stand]]
|align=left|Cashed in his Money in the Bank contract from [[WrestleMania 22]]. This was an [[Hardcore wrestling|Extreme Rules]] match. The title became property of the ''[[ECW (WWE)|ECW]]'' brand. Van Dam became the first person to hold both the WWE and [[ECW World Heavyweight Championship|ECW World Championship]].
+
| align="left" |Cashed in his Money in the Bank contract from [[WrestleMania 22]]. This was an [[Hardcore wrestling|Extreme Rules]] match. The title became property of the ''[[ECW (WWE)|ECW]]'' brand. Van Dam became the first person to hold both the WWE and [[ECW World Heavyweight Championship|ECW World Championship]].
 
|<ref name="RVD1">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/2908088|title=Rob Van Dam's first reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-17}}</ref><ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.wrestleview.com/news2006/1150081251.shtml|title=ECW One Night Stand PPV Results – 6/11/06|publisher=WrestleView|accessdate=2009-11-24|date= 2006-06-11|first=Adam|last=Martin}}</ref>
 
|<ref name="RVD1">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/2908088|title=Rob Van Dam's first reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-17}}</ref><ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.wrestleview.com/news2006/1150081251.shtml|title=ECW One Night Stand PPV Results – 6/11/06|publisher=WrestleView|accessdate=2009-11-24|date= 2006-06-11|first=Adam|last=Martin}}</ref>
 
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|[[Philadelphia|Philadelphia, PA]]
 
|[[Philadelphia|Philadelphia, PA]]
 
|''[[WWE Raw|Raw]]''
 
|''[[WWE Raw|Raw]]''
|align=left|This was a triple threat match, also involving Cena. The title became exclusive on the ''Raw'' brand.
+
| align="left" |This was a triple threat match, also involving Cena. The title became exclusive on the ''Raw'' brand.
 
|<ref name="Edge2">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/2999952|title=Edge's second reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-17}}</ref><ref>{{cite web|url=http://slam.canoe.ca/Slam/Wrestling/2006/07/04/1667256.html| title=Raw: Edge wins WWE title|publisher=[[Canadian Online Explorer|SLAM! Wrestling]]|accessdate=2009-11-24|first=Dave|last= Plummer}}</ref>
 
|<ref name="Edge2">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/2999952|title=Edge's second reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-03-17}}</ref><ref>{{cite web|url=http://slam.canoe.ca/Slam/Wrestling/2006/07/04/1667256.html| title=Raw: Edge wins WWE title|publisher=[[Canadian Online Explorer|SLAM! Wrestling]]|accessdate=2009-11-24|first=Dave|last= Plummer}}</ref>
 
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|[[Toronto|Toronto, ON]]
 
|[[Toronto|Toronto, ON]]
 
|[[Unforgiven (2006)|Unforgiven]]
 
|[[Unforgiven (2006)|Unforgiven]]
|align=left|This was a [[Tables, Ladders, and Chairs match]].
+
| align="left" |This was a [[Tables, Ladders, and Chairs match]].
 
|<ref name="Cena3">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/classics/titlehistory/wwechampionship/29999521|title=John Cena's third reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2012-08-03}}</ref>
 
|<ref name="Cena3">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/classics/titlehistory/wwechampionship/29999521|title=John Cena's third reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2012-08-03}}</ref>
 
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|[[Dayton, Ohio|Dayton, OH]]
 
|[[Dayton, Ohio|Dayton, OH]]
 
|''[[ECW (WWE)|ECW]]''
 
|''[[ECW (WWE)|ECW]]''
|align=left|Vacated when Cena suffered a torn right [[Pectoralis major muscle|pectoral tendon]].
+
| align="left" |Vacated when Cena suffered a torn right [[Pectoralis major muscle|pectoral tendon]].
 
|<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/shows/nomercy/2007/exclusives/cenamcmahonannounce|title=Mr. McMahon vacates Cena's WWE Championship|publisher=WWE|date=2007-10-02|accessdate=2012-08-03}}</ref>
 
|<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/shows/nomercy/2007/exclusives/cenamcmahonannounce|title=Mr. McMahon vacates Cena's WWE Championship|publisher=WWE|date=2007-10-02|accessdate=2012-08-03}}</ref>
 
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|[[Randy Orton]]
 
|[[Randy Orton]]
 
|1
 
|1
|rowspan=3|{{dts|2007|10|7}}
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| rowspan="3" |{{dts|2007|10|7}}
|data-sort-value=0.2|<1
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| data-sort-value="0.2" |<1
|rowspan=3|[[Rosemont, Illinois|Rosemont, IL]]
+
<nowiki>|rowspan=3|[[Rosemont, Illinois|Rosemont, IL]]
 
|rowspan=3|[[No Mercy (2007)|No Mercy]]
 
|rowspan=3|[[No Mercy (2007)|No Mercy]]
|align=left|Awarded the title by Mr. McMahon.
+
|align=left|</nowiki>Awarded the title by Mr. McMahon.<nowiki>
|<ref name="Orton1">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/5594222|title=Randy Orton's first reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-10-07}}</ref><ref name="NoMercySun">{{cite web|url= http://www.thesun.co.uk/sol/homepage/sport/wrestling/article320846.ece|title=WWE title magic at No Mercy|work=[[The Sun (newspaper)|The Sun]]|accessdate=2009-11-24|date=2007-10-09}}</ref>
+
|<ref name="Orton1"></nowiki>{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/5594222|title=Randy Orton's first reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-10-07}}<nowiki></ref></nowiki><ref name="NoMercySun">{{cite web|url= http://www.thesun.co.uk/sol/homepage/sport/wrestling/article320846.ece|title=WWE title magic at No Mercy|work=[[The Sun (newspaper)|The Sun]]|accessdate=2009-11-24|date=2007-10-09}}</ref>
 
|-
 
|-
 
!83
 
!83
 
|[[Triple H]]
 
|[[Triple H]]
 
|6
 
|6
|data-sort-value=0.2|<1
+
| data-sort-value="0.2" |<1
|
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<nowiki>|
|<ref name="NoMercySun"/><ref name="HHH6">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/5594210|title=Triple H's sixth reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-10-07}}</ref>
+
|<ref name="NoMercySun"/></nowiki><ref name="HHH6">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/5594210|title=Triple H's sixth reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-10-07}}</ref>
 
|-
 
|-
 
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|2
 
|2
 
|{{age in days nts|month1=10|day1=07|year1=2007|month2=04|day2=27|year2=2008}}
 
|{{age in days nts|month1=10|day1=07|year1=2007|month2=04|day2=27|year2=2008}}
|align=left|This was a [[Professional wrestling match types#Last Man Standing match|Last Man Standing match]].
+
| align="left" |This was a [[Professional wrestling match types#Last Man Standing match|Last Man Standing match]].
|<ref name="NoMercySun"/><ref name="Orton2">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/5594202|title=Randy Orton's second reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-10-07}}</ref>
+
|<ref name="NoMercySun" /><ref name="Orton2">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/5594202|title=Randy Orton's second reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2007-10-07}}</ref>
 
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|[[Baltimore|Baltimore, MD]]
 
|[[Baltimore|Baltimore, MD]]
 
|[[Backlash (2008)|Backlash]]
 
|[[Backlash (2008)|Backlash]]
|align=left|This was a fatal four-way elimination match, also involving Cena and Layfield. The title became a ''[[WWE SmackDown|SmackDown]]'' exclusive title once again when Triple H was [[2008 WWE Draft|drafted]] to ''SmackDown'' on June 23, 2008.
+
| align="left" |This was a fatal four-way elimination match, also involving Cena and Layfield. The title became a ''[[WWE SmackDown|SmackDown]]'' exclusive title once again when Triple H was [[2008 WWE Draft|drafted]] to ''SmackDown'' on June 23, 2008.
 
|<ref name="HHH7">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/6980024|title=Triple H's seventh reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2008-04-28}}</ref><ref>{{Cite web|url=http://slam.canoe.ca/Slam/Wrestling/PPVReports/2008/04/28/5407546.html|title=HHH reigns again after Backlash|publisher=[[Canadian Online Explorer|SLAM! Wrestling]]|first=Dave|last=Hillhouse|accessdate=2009-11-24}}</ref>
 
|<ref name="HHH7">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/6980024|title=Triple H's seventh reign|publisher=WWE|accessdate=2008-04-28}}</ref><ref>{{Cite web|url=http://slam.canoe.ca/Slam/Wrestling/PPVReports/2008/04/28/5407546.html|title=HHH reigns again after Backlash|publisher=[[Canadian Online Explorer|SLAM! Wrestling]]|first=Dave|last=Hillhouse|accessdate=2009-11-24}}</ref>
 
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|[[Boston|Boston, MA]]
 
|[[Boston|Boston, MA]]
 
|[[Survivor Series (2008)|Survivor Series]]
 
|[[Survivor Series (2008)|Survivor Series]]
|align=left|This was a triple threat match, also involving [[Vladimir Kozlov]]. [[Jeff Hardy]] had originally been scheduled to take part in the match, but did not participate after being (in storyline) attacked prior to the event. Triple H and Kozlov started the match before Edge was revealed as Hardy's surprise replacement.
+
| align="left" |This was a triple threat match, also involving [[Vladimir Kozlov]]. [[Jeff Hardy]] had originally been scheduled to take part in the match, but did not participate after being (in storyline) attacked prior to the event. Triple H and Kozlov started the match before Edge was revealed as Hardy's surprise replacement.
 
|<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/8733566|title=Edge's third reign| publisher=WWE|accessdate=2008-11-24}}</ref><ref>{{Cite web|url=http://www.thesun.co.uk/sol/homepage/sport/wrestling/article1968645.ece|title=Your new WWE champions...|work=[[The Sun (newspaper)|The Sun]]|date=2008-11-25|accessdate= 2009-11-24}}</ref>
 
|<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/8733566|title=Edge's third reign| publisher=WWE|accessdate=2008-11-24}}</ref><ref>{{Cite web|url=http://www.thesun.co.uk/sol/homepage/sport/wrestling/article1968645.ece|title=Your new WWE champions...|work=[[The Sun (newspaper)|The Sun]]|date=2008-11-25|accessdate= 2009-11-24}}</ref>
 
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|[[Buffalo, New York|Buffalo, NY]]
 
|[[Buffalo, New York|Buffalo, NY]]
 
|[[Armageddon (2008)|Armageddon]]
 
|[[Armageddon (2008)|Armageddon]]
|align=left|This was a triple threat match, also involving Triple H.
+
| align="left" |This was a triple threat match, also involving Triple H.
 
|<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/8920772|title= Jeff Hardy's first reign| publisher=WWE|accessdate=2008-12-15}}</ref><ref>{{cite web|url=http://pwtorch.com/artman2/publish/PPV_Reports_5/article_28585.shtml|title=Keller's WWE Armageddon PPV report 12/14: Ongoing "virtual time" coverage of live event – John Cena vs. Chris Jericho|publisher=PWTorch|accessdate=2009-11-24|date=2008-12-14|first=Wade|last=Keller}}</ref>
 
|<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/8920772|title= Jeff Hardy's first reign| publisher=WWE|accessdate=2008-12-15}}</ref><ref>{{cite web|url=http://pwtorch.com/artman2/publish/PPV_Reports_5/article_28585.shtml|title=Keller's WWE Armageddon PPV report 12/14: Ongoing "virtual time" coverage of live event – John Cena vs. Chris Jericho|publisher=PWTorch|accessdate=2009-11-24|date=2008-12-14|first=Wade|last=Keller}}</ref>
 
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|[[Detroit|Detroit, MI]]
 
|[[Detroit|Detroit, MI]]
 
|[[Royal Rumble (2009)|Royal Rumble]]
 
|[[Royal Rumble (2009)|Royal Rumble]]
|align=left|This was a [[Professional wrestling match types#No Disqualification match|no-disqualification match]].
+
| align="left" |This was a [[Professional wrestling match types#No Disqualification match|no-disqualification match]].
 
|<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/9216332|accessdate=2009-01-26|title= Edge's fourth reign|publisher=WWE}}</ref><ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.wrestleview.com/viewnews.php?id=1232942963|title=Royal Rumble PPV Results – 1/25/09|publisher=WrestleView.com|date=2009-01-25|accessdate=2011-01-04|first= Adam|last=Martin}}</ref>
 
|<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/9216332|accessdate=2009-01-26|title= Edge's fourth reign|publisher=WWE}}</ref><ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.wrestleview.com/viewnews.php?id=1232942963|title=Royal Rumble PPV Results – 1/25/09|publisher=WrestleView.com|date=2009-01-25|accessdate=2011-01-04|first= Adam|last=Martin}}</ref>
 
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|[[Seattle|Seattle, WA]]
 
|[[Seattle|Seattle, WA]]
 
|[[No Way Out (2009)|No Way Out]]
 
|[[No Way Out (2009)|No Way Out]]
|align=left|This was an Elimination Chamber match, also involving Jeff Hardy, Kozlov, The Undertaker and Big Show. The title became a ''Raw'' exclusive title once again when Triple H was [[2009 WWE Draft|drafted]] to ''Raw'' on April 13, 2009.
+
| align="left" |This was an Elimination Chamber match, also involving Jeff Hardy, Kozlov, The Undertaker and Big Show. The title became a ''Raw'' exclusive title once again when Triple H was [[2009 WWE Draft|drafted]] to ''Raw'' on April 13, 2009.
 
|<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/9363098|accessdate=2009-04-26|title= Triple H's eighth reign|publisher=WWE}}</ref><ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.wrestleview.com/viewnews.php?id=1234756292|title=WWE No Way Out Results – 2/15/09|publisher=WrestleView|date=2009-02-15|accessdate=2011-01-04|first=Adam|last= Martin}}</ref>
 
|<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/9363098|accessdate=2009-04-26|title= Triple H's eighth reign|publisher=WWE}}</ref><ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.wrestleview.com/viewnews.php?id=1234756292|title=WWE No Way Out Results – 2/15/09|publisher=WrestleView|date=2009-02-15|accessdate=2011-01-04|first=Adam|last= Martin}}</ref>
 
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|[[Providence, Rhode Island|Providence, RI]]
 
|[[Providence, Rhode Island|Providence, RI]]
 
|[[Backlash (2009)|Backlash]]
 
|[[Backlash (2009)|Backlash]]
|align=left|This was a [[Professional wrestling tag team match types#Multiple man teamed matches|six-man tag team match]] with [[The Legacy (professional wrestling)|Orton, Ted DiBiase, Jr. and Cody Rhodes]] against Triple H, Shane McMahon and [[Dave Batista|Batista]], in which Orton would win the championship if his team won.
+
| align="left" |This was a [[Professional wrestling tag team match types#Multiple man teamed matches|six-man tag team match]] with [[The Legacy (professional wrestling)|Orton, Ted DiBiase, Jr. and Cody Rhodes]] against Triple H, Shane McMahon and [[Dave Batista|Batista]], in which Orton would win the championship if his team won.
 
|<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/10023136|accessdate=2009-04-27|title= Orton's third reign|publisher=WWE}}</ref><ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.wrestleview.com/viewnews.php?id=1240801057|title=Backlash PPV Results – 4/26/09|publisher=WrestleView|date=2009-04-26|accessdate=2011-01-04|first=Adam|last= Martin}}</ref>
 
|<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/10023136|accessdate=2009-04-27|title= Orton's third reign|publisher=WWE}}</ref><ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.wrestleview.com/viewnews.php?id=1240801057|title=Backlash PPV Results – 4/26/09|publisher=WrestleView|date=2009-04-26|accessdate=2011-01-04|first=Adam|last= Martin}}</ref>
 
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|[[New Orleans|New Orleans, LA]]
 
|[[New Orleans|New Orleans, LA]]
 
|[[Extreme Rules (2009)|Extreme Rules]]
 
|[[Extreme Rules (2009)|Extreme Rules]]
|align=left|This was a steel cage match.
+
| align="left" |This was a steel cage match.
 
|<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/10437632|accessdate=2009-04-27|title= Batista's first reign|publisher=WWE}}</ref><ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.wrestleview.com/viewnews.php?id=1244430214|title=Extreme Rules PPV Results – 6/7/09|publisher=WrestleView|date=2009-06-07|accessdate=2011-01-04|first=Adam| last=Martin}}</ref>
 
|<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/10437632|accessdate=2009-04-27|title= Batista's first reign|publisher=WWE}}</ref><ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.wrestleview.com/viewnews.php?id=1244430214|title=Extreme Rules PPV Results – 6/7/09|publisher=WrestleView|date=2009-06-07|accessdate=2011-01-04|first=Adam| last=Martin}}</ref>
 
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|—
 
|—
 
|—
 
|—
|align=left|Vacated when Batista suffered a torn left [[Biceps brachii muscle|biceps]].
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| align="left" |Vacated when Batista suffered a torn left [[Biceps brachii muscle|biceps]].
 
|<ref name="Batistavacate">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/shows/raw/articles/8763048/woundedanimal|title=Wounded Animal|publisher=[[WWE]]|date=2009-06-09|accessdate=2009-06-09|archiveurl=http://web.archive.org/web/20090612062031/http://www.wwe.com/shows/raw/articles/8763048/woundedanimal|archivedate=June 12, 2009}}</ref>
 
|<ref name="Batistavacate">{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/shows/raw/articles/8763048/woundedanimal|title=Wounded Animal|publisher=[[WWE]]|date=2009-06-09|accessdate=2009-06-09|archiveurl=http://web.archive.org/web/20090612062031/http://www.wwe.com/shows/raw/articles/8763048/woundedanimal|archivedate=June 12, 2009}}</ref>
 
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|[[Charlotte, North Carolina|Charlotte, NC]]
 
|[[Charlotte, North Carolina|Charlotte, NC]]
 
|''[[WWE Raw|Raw]]''
 
|''[[WWE Raw|Raw]]''
|align=left|This was a fatal four-way match also involving Triple H, John Cena and Big Show.
+
| align="left" |This was a fatal four-way match also involving Triple H, John Cena and Big Show.
 
|<ref>{{Cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/10538200|accessdate=2009-06-16|title= Orton's fourth reign|publisher=WWE}}</ref><ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.wrestleview.com/viewnews.php?id=1245141272|title=Raw Results – 6/15/09|publisher=WrestleView|date=2009-06-16|accessdate=2011-01-04|first=Hunter|last=Golden}}</ref>
 
|<ref>{{Cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/10538200|accessdate=2009-06-16|title= Orton's fourth reign|publisher=WWE}}</ref><ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.wrestleview.com/viewnews.php?id=1245141272|title=Raw Results – 6/15/09|publisher=WrestleView|date=2009-06-16|accessdate=2011-01-04|first=Hunter|last=Golden}}</ref>
 
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|[[Montreal|Montreal, QC]]
 
|[[Montreal|Montreal, QC]]
 
|[[WWE Breaking Point|Breaking Point]]
 
|[[WWE Breaking Point|Breaking Point]]
|align=left|This was an "I Quit" match. If anyone interfered on Orton's behalf, he would have automatically lost the title.
+
| align="left" |This was an "I Quit" match. If anyone interfered on Orton's behalf, he would have automatically lost the title.
 
|<ref>{{Cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/11646822|accessdate=2009-09-13|title= Cena's fourth reign|publisher=WWE}}</ref><ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.wrestleview.com/viewnews.php?id=1252897083|title=Breaking Point PPV Results – 9/13/09|publisher=WrestleView|date=2009-09-13|accessdate=2011-01-04|first=Adam| last=Martin}}</ref>
 
|<ref>{{Cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/11646822|accessdate=2009-09-13|title= Cena's fourth reign|publisher=WWE}}</ref><ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.wrestleview.com/viewnews.php?id=1252897083|title=Breaking Point PPV Results – 9/13/09|publisher=WrestleView|date=2009-09-13|accessdate=2011-01-04|first=Adam| last=Martin}}</ref>
 
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|[[Newark, New Jersey|Newark, NJ]]
 
|[[Newark, New Jersey|Newark, NJ]]
 
|[[Hell in a Cell (2009)|Hell in a Cell]]
 
|[[Hell in a Cell (2009)|Hell in a Cell]]
|align=left|This was a [[Hell in a Cell]] match.
+
| align="left" |This was a [[Hell in a Cell]] match.
 
|<ref>{{Cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/20091004|accessdate=2009-10-25|title= Orton's fifth reign|publisher=WWE}}</ref><ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.wrestleview.com/viewnews.php?id=1254711730|title=Hell in a Cell PPV Results – 10/4/09|publisher=WrestleView|date=2009-10-04|accessdate=2011-01-04|first=Adam| last=Martin}}</ref>
 
|<ref>{{Cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/20091004|accessdate=2009-10-25|title= Orton's fifth reign|publisher=WWE}}</ref><ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.wrestleview.com/viewnews.php?id=1254711730|title=Hell in a Cell PPV Results – 10/4/09|publisher=WrestleView|date=2009-10-04|accessdate=2011-01-04|first=Adam| last=Martin}}</ref>
 
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|[[Pittsburgh|Pittsburgh, PA]]
 
|[[Pittsburgh|Pittsburgh, PA]]
 
|[[Bragging Rights (2009)|Bragging Rights]]
 
|[[Bragging Rights (2009)|Bragging Rights]]
|align=left|This was a 60-minute [[Hardcore wrestling|Anything Goes]] Iron Man match in which Cena won 6-5. If Cena lost, he would have had to [[Professional wrestling match types#Loser Leaves Town match|leave]] the ''Raw'' [[WWE Brand Extension|brand]].
+
| align="left" |This was a 60-minute [[Hardcore wrestling|Anything Goes]] Iron Man match in which Cena won 6-5. If Cena lost, he would have had to [[Professional wrestling match types#Loser Leaves Town match|leave]] the ''Raw'' [[WWE Brand Extension|brand]].
 
|<ref>{{Cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/200910041|accessdate=2009-10-25|title= Cena's fifth reign|publisher=WWE}}</ref><ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.wrestleview.com/viewnews.php?id=1256525634|title=Bragging Rights Results – 10/25/09|publisher=WrestleView|date=2009-10-25|accessdate=2011-01-04|first=Adam| last=Martin}}</ref>
 
|<ref>{{Cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/200910041|accessdate=2009-10-25|title= Cena's fifth reign|publisher=WWE}}</ref><ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.wrestleview.com/viewnews.php?id=1256525634|title=Bragging Rights Results – 10/25/09|publisher=WrestleView|date=2009-10-25|accessdate=2011-01-04|first=Adam| last=Martin}}</ref>
 
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|[[San Antonio|San Antonio, TX]]
 
|[[San Antonio|San Antonio, TX]]
 
|[[TLC: Tables, Ladders & Chairs (2009)|TLC: Tables, Ladders & Chairs]]
 
|[[TLC: Tables, Ladders & Chairs (2009)|TLC: Tables, Ladders & Chairs]]
|align=left|This was a [[Professional wrestling match types#Tables match|Tables match]].
+
| align="left" |This was a [[Professional wrestling match types#Tables match|Tables match]].
 
|<ref>{{Cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/20091213|accessdate=2009-12-14|title= Sheamus' first reign|publisher=WWE}}</ref><ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.wrestleview.com/viewnews.php?id=1260764065|title=WWE TLC PPV Results – 12/13/09|publisher=Wrestle View|accessdate=2010-01-11|date=2011-01-04|first=Adam| last=Martin}}</ref>
 
|<ref>{{Cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/20091213|accessdate=2009-12-14|title= Sheamus' first reign|publisher=WWE}}</ref><ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.wrestleview.com/viewnews.php?id=1260764065|title=WWE TLC PPV Results – 12/13/09|publisher=Wrestle View|accessdate=2010-01-11|date=2011-01-04|first=Adam| last=Martin}}</ref>
 
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|[[John Cena]]
 
|[[John Cena]]
 
|6
 
|6
|rowspan=2|{{dts|2010|02|21}}
+
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|data-sort-value=0.2|<1
+
| data-sort-value="0.2" |<1
|rowspan=2|[[St. Louis, Missouri|St. Louis, MO]]
+
| rowspan="2" |[[St. Louis, Missouri|St. Louis, MO]]
|rowspan=2|[[Elimination Chamber (2010)|Elimination Chamber]]
+
| rowspan="2" |[[Elimination Chamber (2010)|Elimination Chamber]]
|align=left|This was an Elimination Chamber match, also involving Triple H, Orton, Sheamus, [[Ted DiBiase, Jr.|Ted DiBiase]] and [[Kofi Kingston]].
+
| align="left" |This was an Elimination Chamber match, also involving Triple H, Orton, Sheamus, [[Ted DiBiase, Jr.|Ted DiBiase]] and [[Kofi Kingston]].
 
|<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/201002211|title=Cena's sixth reign| accessdate=2009-02-21|publisher=WWE}}</ref>
 
|<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/201002211|title=Cena's sixth reign| accessdate=2009-02-21|publisher=WWE}}</ref>
 
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|2
 
|2
 
|{{age in days nts|month1=2|day1=21|year1=2010|month2=03|day2=28|year2=2010}}
 
|{{age in days nts|month1=2|day1=21|year1=2010|month2=03|day2=28|year2=2010}}
|align=left|Batista, a ''SmackDown'' superstar, transferred to the Raw roster after winning the title.
+
| align="left" |Batista, a ''SmackDown'' superstar, transferred to the Raw roster after winning the title.
 
|<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/20100221|title=Batista's second reign| accessdate=2009-02-21|publisher=WWE}}</ref>
 
|<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/20100221|title=Batista's second reign| accessdate=2009-02-21|publisher=WWE}}</ref>
 
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|[[Uniondale, New York|Uniondale, NY]]
 
|[[Uniondale, New York|Uniondale, NY]]
 
|[[WWE Fatal 4-Way|Fatal 4-Way]]
 
|[[WWE Fatal 4-Way|Fatal 4-Way]]
|align=left|This was a fatal four-way match also involving Edge and Orton.
+
| align="left" |This was a fatal four-way match also involving Edge and Orton.
 
|<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/201003281|title=Sheamus' second reign|accessdate=2010-09-20|publisher=[[WWE]]}}</ref>
 
|<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/201003281|title=Sheamus' second reign|accessdate=2010-09-20|publisher=[[WWE]]}}</ref>
 
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|[[Rosemont, Illinois|Rosemont, IL]]
 
|[[Rosemont, Illinois|Rosemont, IL]]
 
|[[Night of Champions (2010)|Night of Champions]]
 
|[[Night of Champions (2010)|Night of Champions]]
|align=left|This was a Six-Pack Challenge Elimination match also involving Edge, Cena, Jericho and [[Wade Barrett]].
+
| align="left" |This was a Six-Pack Challenge Elimination match also involving Edge, Cena, Jericho and [[Wade Barrett]].
 
|<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/2010032811|title=Randy Orton's sixth reign|accessdate=2010-09-20|publisher=[[WWE]]}}</ref>
 
|<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/2010032811|title=Randy Orton's sixth reign|accessdate=2010-09-20|publisher=[[WWE]]}}</ref>
 
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|[[Orlando, Florida|Orlando, FL]]
 
|[[Orlando, Florida|Orlando, FL]]
 
|''[[WWE Raw|Raw]]''
 
|''[[WWE Raw|Raw]]''
|align=left|The Miz cashed in his Money in the Bank contract after Orton successfully defended the WWE Championship against Barrett.
+
| align="left" |The Miz cashed in his Money in the Bank contract after Orton successfully defended the WWE Championship against Barrett.
 
|<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/20100328111|title=The Miz's first reign|accessdate=2010-11-22|publisher=[[WWE]]}}</ref>
 
|<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/20100328111|title=The Miz's first reign|accessdate=2010-11-22|publisher=[[WWE]]}}</ref>
 
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|[[Tampa, Florida|Tampa, FL]]
 
|[[Tampa, Florida|Tampa, FL]]
 
|[[Extreme Rules (2011)|Extreme Rules]]
 
|[[Extreme Rules (2011)|Extreme Rules]]
|align=left|This was a triple threat steel cage match also involving [[John Morrison (wrestler)|John Morrison]].
+
| align="left" |This was a triple threat steel cage match also involving [[John Morrison (wrestler)|John Morrison]].
 
|<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/25013396|title=John Cena's eighth reign|accessdate=2011-05-24|publisher=[[WWE]]}}</ref>
 
|<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/25013396|title=John Cena's eighth reign|accessdate=2011-05-24|publisher=[[WWE]]}}</ref>
 
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|[[Rosemont, Illinois|Rosemont, IL]]
 
|[[Rosemont, Illinois|Rosemont, IL]]
 
|[[Money in the Bank (2011)|Money in the Bank]]
 
|[[Money in the Bank (2011)|Money in the Bank]]
|align=left|Punk was scripted to leave WWE the day after with the championship. He returned on the July 25 episode of ''Raw''; his reign was deemed to continue through this period.
+
| align="left" |Punk was scripted to leave WWE the day after with the championship. He returned on the July 25 episode of ''Raw''; his reign was deemed to continue through this period.
 
|<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/25026075|title=CM Punk's first reign|accessdate=2011-07-19|publisher=[[WWE]]}}</ref>
 
|<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/25026075|title=CM Punk's first reign|accessdate=2011-07-19|publisher=[[WWE]]}}</ref>
 
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|[[Rey Mysterio]]<br>{{small|(and CM Punk)}}
 
|[[Rey Mysterio]]<br>{{small|(and CM Punk)}}
 
|1<br>{{small|(1)}}
 
|1<br>{{small|(1)}}
|rowspan=2|{{dts|2011|7|25}}
+
| rowspan="2" |{{dts|2011|7|25}}
|data-sort-value=0.2|<1
+
| data-sort-value="0.2" |<1
|rowspan=2|[[Hampton, Virginia|Hampton, VA]]
+
| rowspan="2" |[[Hampton, Virginia|Hampton, VA]]
|rowspan=2|''[[WWE Raw|Raw]]''
+
| rowspan="2" |''[[WWE Raw|Raw]]''
|align=left|Defeated The Miz in the final of an eight-man tournament to crown a new champion. CM Punk was also the WWE Champion at this time.
+
| align="left" |Defeated The Miz in the final of an eight-man tournament to crown a new champion. CM Punk was also the WWE Champion at this time.
 
|<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/25027443|title=Rey Mysterio's first reign|accessdate=2011-07-25|publisher=[[WWE]]}}</ref>
 
|<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/25027443|title=Rey Mysterio's first reign|accessdate=2011-07-25|publisher=[[WWE]]}}</ref>
 
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|9<br>{{small|(1)}}
 
|9<br>{{small|(1)}}
 
|{{age in days nts|month1=7|day1=25|year1=2011|month2=8|day2=14|year2=2011}}
 
|{{age in days nts|month1=7|day1=25|year1=2011|month2=8|day2=14|year2=2011}}
|align=left|CM Punk was also the WWE Champion at this time.
+
| align="left" |CM Punk was also the WWE Champion at this time.
 
|<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/25027569|title=John Cena's ninth reign|accessdate=2011-07-27|publisher=[[WWE]]}}</ref>
 
|<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/25027569|title=John Cena's ninth reign|accessdate=2011-07-27|publisher=[[WWE]]}}</ref>
 
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|[[CM Punk]]
 
|[[CM Punk]]
 
|1
 
|1
|rowspan=2|{{dts|2011|8|14}}
+
| rowspan="2" |{{dts|2011|8|14}}
|data-sort-value=0.2|<1
+
| data-sort-value="0.2" |<1
|rowspan=2|[[Los Angeles|Los Angeles, CA]]
+
<nowiki>|rowspan=2|[[Los Angeles|Los Angeles, CA]]
 
|rowspan=2|[[SummerSlam (2011)|SummerSlam]]
 
|rowspan=2|[[SummerSlam (2011)|SummerSlam]]
|align=left|Defeated Cena in a match to determine the undisputed champion. This is considered a continuation of his first reign.<br>Triple H was the special guest referee.
+
|align=left|</nowiki>Defeated Cena in a match to determine the undisputed champion. This is considered a continuation of his first reign.<nowiki><br></nowiki>Triple H was the special guest referee.<nowiki></nowiki>
 
|<ref>{{cite web|last=Woartman|first=James|url=http://www.wwe.com/shows/summerslam/2011/cena-punk-wwe-title|title=CM Punk def. John Cena; Alberto Del Rio cashed in Raw Money in the Bank briefcase (New Undisputed WWE Champion)|accessdate=2011-08-14|publisher=[[WWE]]}}</ref>
 
|<ref>{{cite web|last=Woartman|first=James|url=http://www.wwe.com/shows/summerslam/2011/cena-punk-wwe-title|title=CM Punk def. John Cena; Alberto Del Rio cashed in Raw Money in the Bank briefcase (New Undisputed WWE Champion)|accessdate=2011-08-14|publisher=[[WWE]]}}</ref>
 
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|1
 
|1
 
|{{age in days nts|month1=08|day1=14|year1=2011|month2=09|day2=18|year2=2011}}
 
|{{age in days nts|month1=08|day1=14|year1=2011|month2=09|day2=18|year2=2011}}
|align=left|Cashed in his Money in the Bank contract and defeated CM Punk, who had just become the undisputed WWE Champion but was attacked by [[Kevin Nash]] after defeating Cena.
+
| align="left" |Cashed in his Money in the Bank contract and defeated CM Punk, who had just become the undisputed WWE Champion but was attacked by [[Kevin Nash]] after defeating Cena.
 
|<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/25030342|title=Alberto Del Rio's first reign|accessdate=2011-08-15|publisher=[[WWE]]}}</ref>
 
|<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/25030342|title=Alberto Del Rio's first reign|accessdate=2011-08-15|publisher=[[WWE]]}}</ref>
 
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|[[New Orleans|New Orleans, LA]]
 
|[[New Orleans|New Orleans, LA]]
 
|[[Hell in a Cell (2011)|Hell in a Cell]]
 
|[[Hell in a Cell (2011)|Hell in a Cell]]
|align=left|This was a triple threat Hell in a Cell match also involving CM Punk.
+
| align="left" |This was a triple threat Hell in a Cell match also involving CM Punk.
 
|<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/25037082|title=Alberto Del Rio's second reign|accessdate=2011-10-03|publisher=[[WWE]]}}</ref>
 
|<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/titlehistory/wwechampionship/25037082|title=Alberto Del Rio's second reign|accessdate=2011-10-03|publisher=[[WWE]]}}</ref>
 
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|[[Phoenix, Arizona|Phoenix, AZ]]
 
|[[Phoenix, Arizona|Phoenix, AZ]]
 
|[[Royal Rumble (2013)|Royal Rumble]]
 
|[[Royal Rumble (2013)|Royal Rumble]]
|align=left|Punk had initially won, but the match was then restarted by Mr. McMahon due to interference by [[The Shield (professional wrestling)|The Shield]].
+
| align="left" |Punk had initially won, but the match was then restarted by Mr. McMahon due to interference by [[The Shield (professional wrestling)|The Shield]].
 
|<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/classics/titlehistory/wwechampionship/20130127-the-rock|title=The Rock's eighth reign|accessdate=2013-01-28|publisher=[[WWE]]}}</ref>
 
|<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/classics/titlehistory/wwechampionship/20130127-the-rock|title=The Rock's eighth reign|accessdate=2013-01-28|publisher=[[WWE]]}}</ref>
 
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|[[Daniel Bryan]]
 
|[[Daniel Bryan]]
 
|1
 
|1
|rowspan=2|{{dts|2013|08|18}}
+
| rowspan="2" |{{dts|2013|08|18}}
|data-sort-value=0.2|<1
+
| data-sort-value="0.2" |<1
|rowspan=2|[[Los Angeles, California|Los Angeles, CA]]
+
<nowiki>|rowspan=2|[[Los Angeles, California|Los Angeles, CA]]
 
|rowspan=2|[[SummerSlam (2013)|SummerSlam]]
 
|rowspan=2|[[SummerSlam (2013)|SummerSlam]]
|align=left|Triple H was the special guest referee.
+
|align=left|</nowiki>Triple H was the special guest referee.<nowiki>
|<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/classics/titlehistory/wwechampionship/20130818-daniel-bryan|title=Daniel Bryan's first reign|accessdate=2013-08-19|publisher=[[WWE]]}}</ref>
+
|<ref></nowiki>{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/classics/titlehistory/wwechampionship/20130818-daniel-bryan|title=Daniel Bryan's first reign|accessdate=2013-08-19|publisher=[[WWE]]}}<nowiki></ref></nowiki>
 
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|-
 
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|7
 
|7
 
|{{age in days nts|month1=08|day1=018|year1=2013|month2=09|day2=15|year2=2013}}
 
|{{age in days nts|month1=08|day1=018|year1=2013|month2=09|day2=15|year2=2013}}
|align=left|Orton cashed in his [[Money in the Bank ladder match|Money in the Bank contract]]. Triple H was the special guest referee.
+
| align="left" |Orton cashed in his [[Money in the Bank ladder match|Money in the Bank contract]]. Triple H was the special guest referee.
 
|<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/classics/titlehistory/wwechampionship/20130818-randy-orton|title=Randy Orton's seventh reign|accessdate=2013-09-16|publisher=[[WWE]]}}</ref>
 
|<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/classics/titlehistory/wwechampionship/20130818-randy-orton|title=Randy Orton's seventh reign|accessdate=2013-09-16|publisher=[[WWE]]}}</ref>
 
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|[[Cleveland, Ohio|Cleveland, OH]]
 
|[[Cleveland, Ohio|Cleveland, OH]]
 
|''[[WWE Raw|Raw]]''
 
|''[[WWE Raw|Raw]]''
|align=left|Vacated after a controversial finish when Bryan defeated Orton to win the title. A subsequent match for the vacant title at [[Battleground (2013)|Battleground]] between Bryan and Orton ended in a no contest.
+
| align="left" |Vacated after a controversial finish when Bryan defeated Orton to win the title. A subsequent match for the vacant title at [[Battleground (2013)|Battleground]] between Bryan and Orton ended in a no contest.
 
|<ref>{{Cite web|last=Benigno|first=Anthony|url=http://www.wwe.com/shows/raw/2013-09-16/wwe-raw-results-26148930|title=WWE COO Triple H stripped Daniel Bryan of the WWE Championship|accessdate=September 16, 2013}}</ref>
 
|<ref>{{Cite web|last=Benigno|first=Anthony|url=http://www.wwe.com/shows/raw/2013-09-16/wwe-raw-results-26148930|title=WWE COO Triple H stripped Daniel Bryan of the WWE Championship|accessdate=September 16, 2013}}</ref>
 
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|[[Miami|Miami, FL]]
 
|[[Miami|Miami, FL]]
 
|[[Hell in a Cell (2013)|Hell in a Cell]]
 
|[[Hell in a Cell (2013)|Hell in a Cell]]
|align=left|Defeated [[Daniel Bryan]] in a [[Hell in a Cell]] match for the vacant title with [[Shawn Michaels]] serving as the special guest referee.<br>On December 15, 2013 at the [[TLC: Tables, Ladders & Chairs (2013)|TLC]] pay-per-view, Orton defeated [[John Cena]] to unify the [[World Heavyweight Championship (WWE)|World Heavyweight Championship]] with the WWE Championship. The title became known as the WWE World Heavyweight Championship.
+
| align="left" |Defeated [[Daniel Bryan]] in a [[Hell in a Cell]] match for the vacant title with [[Shawn Michaels]] serving as the special guest referee.<br>On December 15, 2013 at the [[TLC: Tables, Ladders & Chairs (2013)|TLC]] pay-per-view, Orton defeated [[John Cena]] to unify the [[World Heavyweight Championship (WWE)|World Heavyweight Championship]] with the WWE Championship. The title became known as the WWE World Heavyweight Championship.
 
|<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/classics/titlehistory/wwechampionship/20131027-randy-orton|title=Randy Orton's eighth reign|accessdate=October 27, 2013|publisher=WWE}}</ref>
 
|<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/classics/titlehistory/wwechampionship/20131027-randy-orton|title=Randy Orton's eighth reign|accessdate=October 27, 2013|publisher=WWE}}</ref>
 
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|[[New Orleans|New Orleans, LA]]
 
|[[New Orleans|New Orleans, LA]]
 
|[[WrestleMania XXX]]
 
|[[WrestleMania XXX]]
|align=left|This was a triple threat match also involving [[Dave Bautista|Batista]].
+
| align="left" |This was a triple threat match also involving [[Dave Bautista|Batista]].
 
|<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/classics/titlehistory/wwe-world-heavyweight-championship/20140406-daniel-bryan|title=Daniel Bryan's third reign|accessdate=2014-04-06|publisher=[[WWE]]}}</ref>
 
|<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/classics/titlehistory/wwe-world-heavyweight-championship/20140406-daniel-bryan|title=Daniel Bryan's third reign|accessdate=2014-04-06|publisher=[[WWE]]}}</ref>
 
|- style="background-color:#e3e3e3"
 
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|[[Minneapolis, Minnesota|Minneapolis, MN]]
 
|[[Minneapolis, Minnesota|Minneapolis, MN]]
 
|''[[WWE Raw|Raw]]''
 
|''[[WWE Raw|Raw]]''
|align=left|Bryan was stripped of the title due to a neck injury.
+
| align="left" |Bryan was stripped of the title due to a neck injury.
 
|<ref>{{Cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/classics/titlehistory/wwe-world-heavyweight-championship/20140609_vacant|title=Stephanie McMahon strips Daniel Bryan of the WWE World Heavyweight Championship|accessdate=June 9, 2014|publisher=[[WWE]]}}</ref>
 
|<ref>{{Cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/classics/titlehistory/wwe-world-heavyweight-championship/20140609_vacant|title=Stephanie McMahon strips Daniel Bryan of the WWE World Heavyweight Championship|accessdate=June 9, 2014|publisher=[[WWE]]}}</ref>
 
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|[[Boston|Boston, MA]]
 
|[[Boston|Boston, MA]]
 
|[[Money in the Bank (2014)|Money in the Bank]]
 
|[[Money in the Bank (2014)|Money in the Bank]]
|align=left|This was a [[ladder match]] also involving [[Alberto Del Rio]], [[Bray Wyatt]], [[Antonio Cesaro|Cesaro]], [[Kane (wrestler)|Kane]], [[Randy Orton]], [[Roman Reigns]], and [[Sheamus]].
+
| align="left" |This was a [[ladder match]] also involving [[Alberto Del Rio]], [[Bray Wyatt]], [[Antonio Cesaro|Cesaro]], [[Kane (wrestler)|Kane]], [[Randy Orton]], [[Roman Reigns]], and [[Sheamus]].
 
|<ref>{{Cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/classics/titlehistory/wwe-world-heavyweight-championship/20140629-john-cena|title=John Cena's twelfth reign|accessdate=June 29, 2014|publisher=[[WWE]]}}</ref>
 
|<ref>{{Cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/classics/titlehistory/wwe-world-heavyweight-championship/20140629-john-cena|title=John Cena's twelfth reign|accessdate=June 29, 2014|publisher=[[WWE]]}}</ref>
 
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|[[Los Angeles|Los Angeles, CA]]
 
|[[Los Angeles|Los Angeles, CA]]
 
|[[SummerSlam (2014)|SummerSlam]]
 
|[[SummerSlam (2014)|SummerSlam]]
|align=left|
+
| align="left" |
 
|<ref>{{Cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/classics/titlehistory/wwe-world-heavyweight-championship/20140817-brock-lesnar|title=Brock Lesnar's fourth reign|accessdate=August 17, 2014|publisher=[[WWE]]}}</ref>
 
|<ref>{{Cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/classics/titlehistory/wwe-world-heavyweight-championship/20140817-brock-lesnar|title=Brock Lesnar's fourth reign|accessdate=August 17, 2014|publisher=[[WWE]]}}</ref>
 
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|[[Santa Clara, CA]]
 
|[[Santa Clara, CA]]
 
|[[WrestleMania 31]]
 
|[[WrestleMania 31]]
|align=left|Rollins cashed in his [[Money in the Bank ladder match|Money in the Bank contract]] during a singles match between [[Brock Lesnar]] and [[Roman Reigns]], thus making it a triple threat match. Rollins pinned Reigns to win the title.
+
| align="left" |Rollins cashed in his [[Money in the Bank ladder match|Money in the Bank contract]] during a singles match between [[Brock Lesnar]] and [[Roman Reigns]], thus making it a triple threat match. Rollins pinned Reigns to win the title.
 
|<ref>{{Cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/classics/titlehistory/wwe-world-heavyweight-championship/20150329-seth-rollins|title=Seth Rollins' first reign|accessdate=March 29, 2015|publisher=[[WWE]]}}</ref>
 
|<ref>{{Cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/classics/titlehistory/wwe-world-heavyweight-championship/20150329-seth-rollins|title=Seth Rollins' first reign|accessdate=March 29, 2015|publisher=[[WWE]]}}</ref>
 
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|<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/seth-rollins-injury-title-tournament-survivor-series-28164051|title=Seth Rollins suffers knee injury, new WWE World Heavyweight Champion to be crowned at Survivor Series|website=[[WWE]]|date=November 5, 2015|accessdate=November 5, 2015}}</ref>
 
|<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/inside/seth-rollins-injury-title-tournament-survivor-series-28164051|title=Seth Rollins suffers knee injury, new WWE World Heavyweight Champion to be crowned at Survivor Series|website=[[WWE]]|date=November 5, 2015|accessdate=November 5, 2015}}</ref>
 
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|align=left|Defeated [[Dean Ambrose]] in a [[Survivor Series (2015)#Background|tournament]] final to win the vacant title.
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|<ref>{{Cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/classics/titlehistory/wwe-world-heavyweight-championship/20151122-roman-reigns|title=Roman Reigns' first reign|accessdate=November 22, 2015|publisher=[[WWE]]}}</ref>
 
|<ref>{{Cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/classics/titlehistory/wwe-world-heavyweight-championship/20151122-roman-reigns|title=Roman Reigns' first reign|accessdate=November 22, 2015|publisher=[[WWE]]}}</ref>
 
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|<ref>{{Cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/classics/titlehistory/wwe-world-heavyweight-championship/20151122-sheamus|title=Sheamus' third reign|accessdate=November 22, 2015|publisher=[[WWE]]}}</ref>
 
|<ref>{{Cite web|url=http://www.wwe.com/classics/titlehistory/wwe-world-heavyweight-championship/20151122-sheamus|title=Sheamus' third reign|accessdate=November 22, 2015|publisher=[[WWE]]}}</ref>
 
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|<ref>{{cite web|title=Roman Reigns' second reign|url=http://www.wwe.com/classics/titlehistory/wwe-world-heavyweight-championship/20151214-roman-reigns|publisher=WWE|accessdate=15 December 2015}}</ref>
 
|<ref>{{cite web|title=Roman Reigns' second reign|url=http://www.wwe.com/classics/titlehistory/wwe-world-heavyweight-championship/20151214-roman-reigns|publisher=WWE|accessdate=15 December 2015}}</ref>
 
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|<ref>{{cite web|title=Triple H's ninth reign|url=http://www.wwe.com/classics/titlehistory/wwe-world-heavyweight-championship/20160124-triple-h|publisher=WWE|accessdate=15 January 2015}}</ref>
 
|<ref>{{cite web|title=Triple H's ninth reign|url=http://www.wwe.com/classics/titlehistory/wwe-world-heavyweight-championship/20160124-triple-h|publisher=WWE|accessdate=15 January 2015}}</ref>
 
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|<ref name="WrestleMania32">{{cite web|last1=Caldwell|first1=James|title=4/3 WrestleMania 32 PPV Results – CALDWELL’S Complete Live Report on Main PPV|url=http://www.pwtorch.com/site/2016/04/03/wm32liveresults/|publisher=Pro Wrestling Torch|accessdate=April 3, 2016}}</ref>
 
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Revision as of 12:19, June 1, 2016

Title history

Names

Name Years
WWWF World Heavyweight Championship April 25, 1963 – February 8, 1971
WWWF Heavyweight Championship February 8, 1971 – March 1, 1979
WWF Heavyweight Championship March 1, 1979 – December 26, 1983
WWF World Heavyweight Championship December 26, 1983 – March 30, 1998
WWF Championship March 30, 1998 – December 9, 2001
Undisputed WWF Championship December 9, 2001[1] – May 6, 2002[2]
Undisputed WWE Championship May 6, 2002[2] – May 19, 2002[3]
WWE Undisputed Championship May 19, 2002[2] – September 2, 2002[4]
WWE Championship September 2, 2002[4] – December 15, 2013
WWE World Heavyweight Championship December 15, 2013 – present

Reigns

As of July 11, 2020.

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
Indicates the title change is not recognized by WWE
+ Indicates the current reign is changing daily
No. Wrestler Reign Date Days held Location Event Notes Ref.
1 Buddy Rogers 1 01963-04-25April 25, 1963


22 Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Won a fictional tournament in Rio de Janeiro after the WWWF left the National Wrestling Alliance, of which Rogers was the 7th champion since defeating Pat O'Connor on 30 June 1961. [5]
2 Bruno Sammartino 1 01963-05-17May 17, 1963


2803 New York, NY House show [6]
3 Ivan Koloff 1 01971-01-18January 18, 1971


21 New York, NY House show [7]
4 Pedro Morales 1 01971-02-08February 8, 1971


1027 New York, NY House show Title renamed WWWF Heavyweight Championship when WWWF rejoined the NWA in 1971. [8]
5 Stan Stasiak 1 01973-12-01December 1, 1973


9 Philadelphia, PA House show [9]
6 Bruno Sammartino 2 01973-12-10December 10, 1973


1237 New York, NY House show [10]
7 Superstar Billy Graham 1 01977-04-30April 30, 1977


296 Baltimore, MD House show [11]
8 Bob Backlund 1 01978-02-20February 20, 1978


2135
(648)
New York, NY House show The title was renamed the WWF Heavyweight Championship when the World Wide Wrestling Federation became the World Wrestling Federation in March 1979. [12][13]
Antonio Inoki 01979-11-30November 30, 1979


6 Tokushima, Japan House show Reign is not recognized by WWE.[14] [15]
Vacated 01979-12-06December 6, 1979


Tokyo, Japan House show Inoki immediately vacated the title after a rematch with Backlund ended in a no contest due to the interference of Tiger Jeet Singh. [15]
Bob Backlund 01979-12-17December 17, 1979


1470 New York City, NY House show WWE recognizes Backlund's first and second reigns as being uninterrupted, and considers this a continuation of the first. Backlund defeated Bobby Duncum in a Texas Death match to fill the vacancy. [15]
9 The Iron Sheik 1 01983-12-26December 26, 1983


28 New York City, NY House show The Iron Sheik won by forfeit. Backlund never submitted to Sheik's "The Camel Clutch" but Backlund's manager Arnold Skaaland threw in the towel to prevent any major injury. [16]
10 Hulk Hogan 1 01984-01-23January 23, 1984


1474 New York City, NY House show [17]
11 André the Giant 1 01988-02-05February 5, 1988


<1 Indianapolis, IN The Main Event I André defeated Hogan when referee Earl Hebner, who was bribed by Ted DiBiase, scored the three-count, despite Hogan raising his shoulder past the two-count. [18]
Vacated 01988-02-05February 5, 1988


Indianapolis, IN The Main Event I Immediately after winning the title from Hogan, André handed the belt to DiBiase; President Jack Tunney ruled this as vacating the title. [18]
12 Randy Savage 1 01988-03-27March 27, 1988


371 Atlantic City, NJ WrestleMania IV Defeated Ted DiBiase in a tournament final to win the vacant title. [19]
13 Hulk Hogan 2 01989-04-02April 2, 1989


364 Atlantic City, NJ WrestleMania V [20]
14 The Ultimate Warrior 1 01990-04-01April 1, 1990


293 Toronto, ON WrestleMania VI This was also for Warrior's WWF Intercontinental Championship. [21]
15 Sgt. Slaughter 1 01991-01-19January 19, 1991


64 Miami, FL Royal Rumble [22]
16 Hulk Hogan 3 01991-03-24March 24, 1991


248 Los Angeles, CA WrestleMania VII [23]
17 The Undertaker 1 01991-11-27November 27, 1991


6 Detroit, MI Survivor Series [24]
18 Hulk Hogan 4 01991-12-03December 3, 1991


1 San Antonio, TX This Tuesday in Texas [25]
Vacated 01991-12-04December 4, 1991


New Haven, CT WWF Superstars of Wrestling Hogan was stripped of the title by Tunney due to the controversy surrounding both of the previous title changes. This aired December 7, 1991. [25]
19 Ric Flair 1 01992-01-19January 19, 1992


77 Albany, NY Royal Rumble This was the Royal Rumble match, in which Flair last eliminated Sid Justice. [26]
20 Randy Savage 2 01992-04-05April 5, 1992


149 Indianapolis, IN WrestleMania VIII [27]
21 Ric Flair 2 01992-09-01September 1, 1992


41 Hershey, PA Prime Time Wrestling Aired on September 14, 1992. [28]
22 Bret Hart 1 01992-10-12October 12, 1992


174 Saskatoon, SK House show [29]
23 Yokozuna 1 01993-04-04April 4, 1993


<1

|rowspan=2|[[Las Vegas Valley|Las Vegas, NV]] |rowspan=2|[[WrestleMania IX]] | |<ref name="Yokozuna1"></ref>

24 Hulk Hogan 5 70 [30]
25 Yokozuna 2 01993-06-13June 13, 1993


280 Dayton, OH King of the Ring [31]
26 Bret Hart 2 01994-03-20March 20, 1994


248 New York City, NY WrestleMania X Roddy Piper was the guest referee. [32]
27 Bob Backlund 2 01994-11-23November 23, 1994


3 San Antonio, TX Survivor Series This was a "Throw in the Towel" submission match. [33]
28 Diesel 1 01994-11-26November 26, 1994


358 New York City, NY House show [34]
29 Bret Hart 3 01995-11-19November 19, 1995


133 Landover, MD Survivor Series This was a no-disqualification match. [35]
30 Shawn Michaels 1 01996-03-31March 31, 1996


231 Anaheim, CA WrestleMania XII This was a 60-minute Iron Man match, in which Michaels won 1–0 in overtime. [36]
31 Sycho Sid 1 01996-11-17November 17, 1996


63 New York City, NY Survivor Series [37]
32 Shawn Michaels 2 01997-01-19January 19, 1997


25 San Antonio, TX Royal Rumble [38]
Vacated 01997-02-13February 13, 1997


Lowell, MA Raw Michaels forfeited the title due to a knee injury. [38]
33 Bret Hart 4 01997-02-16February 16, 1997


1 Chattanooga, TN In Your House 13: Final Four This was a four-way elimination match also involving Stone Cold Steve Austin, The Undertaker and Vader. [39]
34 Sycho Sid 2 01997-02-17February 17, 1997


34 Nashville, TN Raw [40]
35 The Undertaker 2 01997-03-23March 23, 1997


133 Rosemont, IL WrestleMania 13 This was a no-disqualification match. [41]
36 Bret Hart 5 01997-08-03August 3, 1997


98 East Rutherford, NJ SummerSlam Shawn Michaels was the guest referee. [42]
37 Shawn Michaels 3 01997-11-09November 9, 1997


140 Montreal, QC Survivor Series Won the title in the Montreal Screwjob. [43]
38 Stone Cold Steve Austin 1 01998-03-29March 29, 1998


91 Boston, MA WrestleMania XIV Mike Tyson was the special outside enforcer. [44]
39 Kane 1 01998-06-28June 28, 1998


1 Pittsburgh, PA King of the Ring This was a first blood match. [45]
40 Stone Cold Steve Austin 2 01998-06-29June 29, 1998


90 Cleveland, OH Raw Is War [46]
Vacated 01998-09-27September 27, 1998


Hamilton, ON Breakdown: In Your House Vacated after Kane and The Undertaker simultaneously pinned Austin in a triple threat match.
A subsequent match for the vacant title at Judgment Day: In Your House between Kane and The Undertaker ended in a no-contest.[47]
[46]
41 The Rock 1 01998-11-15November 15, 1998


44 St. Louis, MO Survivor Series Defeated Mankind in the finals of a tournament for the vacant title. [48]
42 Mankind 1 01998-12-29December 29, 1998


26 Worcester, MA Raw Is War This was a no-disqualification match. Aired on January 4, 1999. [49]
43 The Rock 2 01999-01-24January 24, 1999


2 Anaheim, CA Royal Rumble This was an "I Quit" match, which The Rock won by knocking Mankind unconscious while someone backstage played an audio recording of Mankind saying "I quit" while The Rock placed the microphone against his face. [50]
44 Mankind 2 01999-01-26January 26, 1999


20 Tucson, AZ Halftime Heat This was an empty arena match that aired as a special during halftime of Super Bowl XXXIII on January 31, 1999. [51]
45 The Rock 3 01999-02-15February 15, 1999


41 Birmingham, AL Raw Is War This was a ladder match. [52]
46 Stone Cold Steve Austin 3 01999-03-28March 28, 1999


56 Philadelphia, PA WrestleMania XV This was a no-disqualification match with Mankind as the special guest referee. [53]
47 The Undertaker 3 01999-05-23May 23, 1999


36 Kansas City, MO Over the Edge Both Vince and Shane McMahon were special guest referees. [54]
48 Stone Cold Steve Austin 4 01999-06-28June 28, 1999


55 Charlotte, NC Raw Is War [55]
49 Mankind 3 01999-08-22August 22, 1999


1 Minneapolis, MN SummerSlam This was a triple threat match also involving Triple H, with Jesse Ventura as guest referee. [56]
50 Triple H 1 01999-08-23August 23, 1999


22 Ames, IA Raw Is War Shane McMahon was the guest referee. [57]
51 Mr. McMahon 1 01999-09-14September 14, 1999


6 Las Vegas, NV SmackDown Aired on September 16, 1999 with Shane McMahon as guest referee. [58]
Vacated 01999-09-20September 20, 1999


Houston, TX Raw Is War McMahon vacated the title. [58]
52 Triple H 2 01999-09-26September 26, 1999


49 Charlotte, NC Unforgiven This was a Six-Pack Challenge match, also involving The Rock, Mankind, Big Show, The British Bulldog and Kane. Austin was the special outside enforcer. [59]
53 Big Show 1 01999-11-14November 14, 1999


50 Detroit, MI Survivor Series This was a triple threat match, also involving The Rock. [60]
54 Triple H 3 02000-01-03January 3, 2000


118 Miami, FL Raw Is War On April 17, 2000, Chris Jericho defeated Triple H for the WWF Championship after Earl Hebner's fast-count. Later that night, Triple H forced Hebner to reverse the decision, nullifying Jericho's reign and continuing Triple H's. [61]
55 The Rock 4 02000-04-30April 30, 2000


21 Washington, D.C. Backlash Shane McMahon was the guest referee. [62]
56 Triple H 4 02000-05-21May 21, 2000


35 Louisville, KY Judgment Day This was a 60-minute Iron Man match, which Triple H won 6–5 with Shawn Michaels as the guest referee. [63]
57 The Rock 5 02000-06-25June 25, 2000


119 Boston, MA King of the Ring This was a six-man tag team match with The Rock, The Undertaker and Kane vs. Triple H, Mr. McMahon and Shane McMahon. The Rock pinned Mr. McMahon to win Triple H's title. [64]
58 Kurt Angle 1 02000-10-22October 22, 2000


126 Albany, NY No Mercy This was a no-disqualification match. [65]
59 The Rock 6 02001-02-25February 25, 2001


35 Las Vegas, NV No Way Out [66]
60 Stone Cold Steve Austin 5 02001-04-01April 1, 2001


175 Houston, TX WrestleMania X-Seven This was a no-disqualification match. [67]
61 Kurt Angle 2 02001-09-23September 23, 2001


15 Pittsburgh, PA Unforgiven [68]
62 Stone Cold Steve Austin 6 02001-10-08October 8, 2001


62 Indianapolis, IN Raw [69]
63 Chris Jericho 1 02001-12-09December 9, 2001


98 San Diego, CA Vengeance Jericho had already defeated (WCW) World Heavyweight Champion The Rock for that title. By defeating Austin for the WWF Championship, he unified both titles as the Undisputed WWF Championship. [70]
64 Triple H 5 02002-03-17March 17, 2002


35 Toronto, ON, Canada WrestleMania X8 [71]
65 Hollywood Hulk Hogan 6 02002-04-21April 21, 2002


28 Kansas City, MO Backlash On May 6, 2002 after the World Wrestling Federation was renamed "World Wrestling Entertainment" due to a lawsuit by the World Wide Fund for Nature, the title was also renamed. [72]
66 The Undertaker 4 02002-05-19May 19, 2002


63 Nashville, TN Judgment Day On May 20, 2002, Rob Van Dam pinned The Undertaker for the title. Raw owner Ric Flair immediately restarted the match due to The Undertaker's foot being on the ropes and The Undertaker subsequently pinned Van Dam, nullifying Van Dam's reign and continuing Undertaker's. [73]
67 The Rock 7 02002-07-21July 21, 2002


35 Detroit, MI Vengeance This was a triple threat match, also involving Kurt Angle. [74]
68 Brock Lesnar 1 02002-08-25August 25, 2002


84 Uniondale, NY SummerSlam After the title became exclusive to the SmackDown! brand on September 2, 2002, the word "Undisputed" was removed from the title's name. The World Heavyweight Championship was re-created for the Raw brand. [75]
69 Big Show 2 02002-11-17November 17, 2002


28 New York, NY Survivor Series [76]
70 Kurt Angle 3 02002-12-15December 15, 2002


105 Sunrise, FL Armageddon [77]
71 Brock Lesnar 2 02003-03-30March 30, 2003


119 Seattle, WA WrestleMania XIX [78]
72 Kurt Angle 4 02003-07-27July 27, 2003


51 Denver, CO Vengeance This was a triple threat match, also involving Big Show. [79]
73 Brock Lesnar 3 02003-09-16September 16, 2003


152 Raleigh, NC SmackDown This was a 60-minute Iron Man match. Aired on September 18, 2003. [80]
74 Eddie Guerrero 1 02004-02-15February 15, 2004


133 Daly City, CA No Way Out [81][82]
75 John "Bradshaw" Layfield 1 02004-06-27June 27, 2004


280 Norfolk, VA The Great American Bash This was a Texas Bullrope match. [83][84]
76 John Cena 1 02005-04-03April 3, 2005


280 Los Angeles, CA WrestleMania 21 The title became exclusive on the Raw brand on June 6, 2005 when Cena was drafted to Raw in the 2005 draft lottery. [85][86]
77 Edge 1 02006-01-08January 8, 2006


21 Albany, NY New Year's Revolution Cashed in his Money in the Bank contract from WrestleMania 21 immediately after Cena won an Elimination Chamber match. [87][88]
78 John Cena 2 02006-01-29January 29, 2006


133 Miami, FL Royal Rumble [89][90]
79 Rob Van Dam 1 02006-06-11June 11, 2006


22 New York City, NY ECW One Night Stand Cashed in his Money in the Bank contract from WrestleMania 22. This was an Extreme Rules match. The title became property of the ECW brand. Van Dam became the first person to hold both the WWE and ECW World Championship. [91][92]
80 Edge 2 02006-07-03July 3, 2006


76 Philadelphia, PA Raw This was a triple threat match, also involving Cena. The title became exclusive on the Raw brand. [93][94]
81 John Cena 3 02006-09-17September 17, 2006


380 Toronto, ON Unforgiven This was a Tables, Ladders, and Chairs match. [95]
Vacated 02007-10-02October 2, 2007


Dayton, OH ECW Vacated when Cena suffered a torn right pectoral tendon. [96]
82 Randy Orton 1 02007-10-07October 7, 2007


<1

|rowspan=3|[[Rosemont, Illinois|Rosemont, IL]] |rowspan=3|[[No Mercy (2007)|No Mercy]] |align=left|Awarded the title by Mr. McMahon. |<ref name="Orton1"></ref>[97]

83 Triple H 6 <1

| |<ref name="NoMercySun"/>[98]

84 Randy Orton 2 203 This was a Last Man Standing match. [97][99]
85 Triple H 7 02008-04-27April 27, 2008


210 Baltimore, MD Backlash This was a fatal four-way elimination match, also involving Cena and Layfield. The title became a SmackDown exclusive title once again when Triple H was drafted to SmackDown on June 23, 2008. [100][101]
86 Edge 3 02008-11-23November 23, 2008


21 Boston, MA Survivor Series This was a triple threat match, also involving Vladimir Kozlov. Jeff Hardy had originally been scheduled to take part in the match, but did not participate after being (in storyline) attacked prior to the event. Triple H and Kozlov started the match before Edge was revealed as Hardy's surprise replacement. [102][103]
87 Jeff Hardy 1 02008-12-14December 14, 2008


42 Buffalo, NY Armageddon This was a triple threat match, also involving Triple H. [104][105]
88 Edge 4 02009-01-25January 25, 2009


21 Detroit, MI Royal Rumble This was a no-disqualification match. [106][107]
89 Triple H 8 02009-02-15February 15, 2009


70 Seattle, WA No Way Out This was an Elimination Chamber match, also involving Jeff Hardy, Kozlov, The Undertaker and Big Show. The title became a Raw exclusive title once again when Triple H was drafted to Raw on April 13, 2009. [108][109]
90 Randy Orton 3 02009-04-26April 26, 2009


42 Providence, RI Backlash This was a six-man tag team match with Orton, Ted DiBiase, Jr. and Cody Rhodes against Triple H, Shane McMahon and Batista, in which Orton would win the championship if his team won. [110][111]
91 Batista 1 02009-06-07June 7, 2009


2 New Orleans, LA Extreme Rules This was a steel cage match. [112][113]
Vacated 02009-06-09June 9, 2009


Vacated when Batista suffered a torn left biceps. [114]
92 Randy Orton 4 02009-06-15June 15, 2009


90 Charlotte, NC Raw This was a fatal four-way match also involving Triple H, John Cena and Big Show. [115][116]
93 John Cena 4 02009-09-13September 13, 2009


21 Montreal, QC Breaking Point This was an "I Quit" match. If anyone interfered on Orton's behalf, he would have automatically lost the title. [117][118]
94 Randy Orton 5 02009-10-04October 4, 2009


21 Newark, NJ Hell in a Cell This was a Hell in a Cell match. [119][120]
95 John Cena 5 02009-10-25October 25, 2009


49 Pittsburgh, PA Bragging Rights This was a 60-minute Anything Goes Iron Man match in which Cena won 6-5. If Cena lost, he would have had to leave the Raw brand. [121][122]
96 Sheamus 1 02009-12-13December 13, 2009


70 San Antonio, TX TLC: Tables, Ladders & Chairs This was a Tables match. [123][124]
97 John Cena 6 02010-02-21February 21, 2010


<1 St. Louis, MO Elimination Chamber This was an Elimination Chamber match, also involving Triple H, Orton, Sheamus, Ted DiBiase and Kofi Kingston. [125]
98 Batista 2 35 Batista, a SmackDown superstar, transferred to the Raw roster after winning the title. [126]
99 John Cena 7 02010-03-28March 28, 2010


84 Glendale, AZ WrestleMania XXVI [127]
100 Sheamus 2 02010-06-20June 20, 2010


91 Uniondale, NY Fatal 4-Way This was a fatal four-way match also involving Edge and Orton. [128]
101 Randy Orton 6 02010-09-19September 19, 2010


64 Rosemont, IL Night of Champions This was a Six-Pack Challenge Elimination match also involving Edge, Cena, Jericho and Wade Barrett. [129]
102 The Miz 1 02010-11-22November 22, 2010


160 Orlando, FL Raw The Miz cashed in his Money in the Bank contract after Orton successfully defended the WWE Championship against Barrett. [130]
103 John Cena 8 02011-05-01May 1, 2011


77 Tampa, FL Extreme Rules This was a triple threat steel cage match also involving John Morrison. [131]
104 CM Punk 1 02011-07-17July 17, 2011


28 Rosemont, IL Money in the Bank Punk was scripted to leave WWE the day after with the championship. He returned on the July 25 episode of Raw; his reign was deemed to continue through this period. [132]
105 Rey Mysterio
(and CM Punk)
1
(1)
02011-07-25July 25, 2011


<1 Hampton, VA Raw Defeated The Miz in the final of an eight-man tournament to crown a new champion. CM Punk was also the WWE Champion at this time. [133]
106 John Cena
(and CM Punk)
9
(1)
20 CM Punk was also the WWE Champion at this time. [134]
CM Punk 1 02011-08-14August 14, 2011


<1

|rowspan=2|[[Los Angeles|Los Angeles, CA]] |rowspan=2|[[SummerSlam (2011)|SummerSlam]] |align=left|Defeated Cena in a match to determine the undisputed champion. This is considered a continuation of his first reign.<br>Triple H was the special guest referee.

[135]
107 Alberto Del Rio 1 35 Cashed in his Money in the Bank contract and defeated CM Punk, who had just become the undisputed WWE Champion but was attacked by Kevin Nash after defeating Cena. [136]
108 John Cena 10 02011-09-18September 18, 2011


14 Buffalo, NY Night of Champions [137]
109 Alberto Del Rio 2 02011-10-02October 2, 2011


49 New Orleans, LA Hell in a Cell This was a triple threat Hell in a Cell match also involving CM Punk. [138]
110 CM Punk 2 02011-11-20November 20, 2011


434 New York City, NY Survivor Series [139]
111 The Rock 8 02013-01-27January 27, 2013


70 Phoenix, AZ Royal Rumble Punk had initially won, but the match was then restarted by Mr. McMahon due to interference by The Shield. [140]
112 John Cena 11 02013-04-07April 7, 2013


133 East Rutherford, NJ WrestleMania 29 [141]
113 Daniel Bryan 1 02013-08-18August 18, 2013


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114 Randy Orton 7 28 Orton cashed in his Money in the Bank contract. Triple H was the special guest referee. [142]
115 Daniel Bryan 2 02013-09-15September 15, 2013


1 Detroit, MI Night of Champions [143]
Vacated 02013-09-16September 16, 2013


Cleveland, OH Raw Vacated after a controversial finish when Bryan defeated Orton to win the title. A subsequent match for the vacant title at Battleground between Bryan and Orton ended in a no contest. [144]
116 Randy Orton 8 02013-10-27October 27, 2013


161 Miami, FL Hell in a Cell Defeated Daniel Bryan in a Hell in a Cell match for the vacant title with Shawn Michaels serving as the special guest referee.
On December 15, 2013 at the TLC pay-per-view, Orton defeated John Cena to unify the World Heavyweight Championship with the WWE Championship. The title became known as the WWE World Heavyweight Championship.
[145]
117 Daniel Bryan 3 02014-04-06April 6, 2014


64 New Orleans, LA WrestleMania XXX This was a triple threat match also involving Batista. [146]
Vacated 02014-06-09June 9, 2014


Minneapolis, MN Raw Bryan was stripped of the title due to a neck injury. [147]
118 John Cena 12 02014-06-29June 29, 2014


49 Boston, MA Money in the Bank This was a ladder match also involving Alberto Del Rio, Bray Wyatt, Cesaro, Kane, Randy Orton, Roman Reigns, and Sheamus. [148]
119 Brock Lesnar 4 02014-08-17August 17, 2014


224 Los Angeles, CA SummerSlam [149]
120 Seth Rollins 1 02015-03-29March 29, 2015


220 Santa Clara, CA WrestleMania 31 Rollins cashed in his Money in the Bank contract during a singles match between Brock Lesnar and Roman Reigns, thus making it a triple threat match. Rollins pinned Reigns to win the title. [150]
Vacated 02015-11-04November 4, 2015


Dublin, Ireland House show Vacated after Rollins suffered a torn ACL, MCL, and a damaged meniscus. [151]
121 Roman Reigns 1 02015-11-22November 22, 2015


<1 Atlanta, GA Survivor Series Defeated Dean Ambrose in a tournament final to win the vacant title. [152]
122 Sheamus 3 22 Sheamus cashed in his Money in the Bank contract. [153]
123 Roman Reigns 2 02015-12-14December 14, 2015


41 Philadelphia, PA Raw This was a title vs. career match. [154]
124 Triple H 9 02016-01-24January 24, 2016


70 Orlando, FL Royal Rumble This was the Royal Rumble match, in which Triple H last eliminated Dean Ambrose. [155]
125 Roman Reigns 3 02016-04-03April 3, 2016


1560+ Arlington, TX WrestleMania 32 [156]

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List of reign lengths

As of July 11, 2020.
Wrestler Days Held Date Won Date Lost
Bruno Sammartino 2,803 May 17, 1963 January 18, 1971
Bob Backlund 2,135 February 20, 1978 December 26, 1983
Hulk Hogan 1,474 January 23, 1984 February 5, 1988
Bruno Sammartino (2) 1,237 December 10, 1973 April 30, 1977
Pedro Morales 1,027 February 8, 1971 December 1, 1973
CM Punk (2) 434 November 20, 2011 January 27, 2013
John Cena (3) 380 September 17, 2006 October 2, 2007
Randy Savage 371 March 27, 1988 April 2, 1989
Hulk Hogan (2) 364 April 2, 1989 April 1, 1990
Diesel 358 November 26, 1994 November 19, 1995
Superstar Billy Graham 296 April 30, 1977 February 20, 1978
The Ultimate Warrior 293 April 1, 1990 January 19, 1991
Yokozuna (2) 280 June 13, 1993 March 20, 1994
John "Bradshaw" Layfield 280 June 27, 2004 April 3, 2005
John Cena 280 April 3, 2005 January 8, 2006
Hulk Hogan (3) 248 March 24, 1991 November 27, 1991
Bret Hart (2) 248 March 20, 1994 November 23, 1994
Shawn Michaels 231 March 31, 1996 November 17, 1996
Brock Lesnar (4) 224 August 17, 2014 March 29, 2015
Seth Rollins221March 29, 2015November 5, 2015
Triple H (7) 210 April 27, 2008 November 23, 2008
Randy Orton (2) 203 October 7, 2007 April 27, 2008
Steve Austin (5) 175 April 1, 2001 September 23, 2001
Bret Hart 174 October 12, 1992 April 4, 1993
Randy Orton (8) 161 October 27, 2013 April 6, 2014
The Miz 160 November 22, 2010 May 1, 2011
Brock Lesnar (3) 152 September 16, 2003 February 15, 2004
Randy Savage (2) 149 April 5, 1992 September 1, 1992
Shawn Michaels (3) 140 November 9, 1997 March 29, 1998
John Cena (11) 133 April 7, 2013 August 18, 2013
Bret Hart (3) 133 November 19, 1995 March 31, 1996
The Undertaker (2) 133 March 23, 1997 August 3, 1997
Eddie Guerrero 133 February 15, 2004 June 27, 2004
John Cena (2) 133 January 29, 2006 June 11, 2006
Kurt Angle 126 October 22, 2000 February 25, 2001
The Rock (5) 119 June 25, 2000 October 22, 2000
Brock Lesnar (2) 119 March 30, 2003 July 27, 2003
Triple H (3) 118 January 3, 2000 April 30, 2000
Kurt Angle (3) 105 December 15, 2002 March 30, 2003
Bret Hart (5) 98 August 3, 1997 November 9, 1997
Chris Jericho 98 December 9, 2001 March 17, 2002
Steve Austin 91 March 29, 1998 June 28, 1998
Sheamus (2) 91 June 20, 2010 September 19, 2010
Steve Austin (2) 90 June 29, 1998 September 28, 1998
Randy Orton (4) 90 June 15, 2009 September 13, 2009
John Cena (7) 84 March 28, 2010 June 20, 2010
Brock Lesnar 84 August 25, 2002 November 17, 2002
John Cena (8) 77 May 1, 2011 July 17, 2011
Ric Flair 77 January 19, 1992 April 5, 1992
Edge (2) 76 July 3, 2006 September 17, 2006
Triple H (9) 70 January 24, 2016 April 3, 2016
The Rock (8) 70 January 27, 2013 April 7, 2013
Sheamus 70 December 13, 2009 February 21, 2010
Hulk Hogan (5) 70 April 4, 1993 June 13, 1993
Triple H (8) 70 February 15, 2009 April 26, 2009
Daniel Bryan (3) 64 April 6, 2014 June 9, 2014
Randy Orton (6) 64 September 19, 2010 November 22, 2010
Sgt. Slaughter 64 January 19, 1991 March 24, 1991
Sycho Sid 63 November 17, 1996 January 19, 1997
The Undertaker (4) 63 May 19, 2002 July 21, 2002
Steve Austin (6) 62 October 8, 2001 December 9, 2001
Steve Austin (3) 56 March 28, 1999 May 23, 1999
Steve Austin (4) 55 June 28, 1999 August 22, 1999
Kurt Angle (4) 51 July 27, 2003 September 16, 2003
The Big Show 50 November 14, 1999 January 3, 2000
Triple H (2) 49 September 26, 1999 November 14, 1999
John Cena (5) 49 October 25, 2009 December 13, 2009
Alberto Del Rio (2) 49 October 2, 2011 November 20, 2011
John Cena (12) 49 June 29, 2014 August 17, 2014
The Rock 44 November 15, 1998 December 29, 1998
Jeff Hardy 42 December 14, 2008 January 25, 2009
Randy Orton (3) 42 April 26, 2009 June 7, 2009
Ric Flair (2) 41 September 1, 1992 October 12, 1992
The Rock (3) 41 February 15, 1999 March 28, 1999
Roman Reigns (2) 41 December 14, 2015 January 24, 2016
The Undertaker (3) 36 May 23, 1999 June 28, 1999
Alberto Del Rio 35 August 14, 2011 September 18, 2011
Triple H (4) 35 May 21, 2000 June 25, 2000
The Rock (6) 35 February 25, 2001 April 1, 2001
Triple H (5) 35 March 17, 2002 April 21, 2002
The Rock (7) 35 July 21, 2002 August 25, 2002
Batista (2) 35 February 21, 2010 March 28, 2010
Sycho Sid (2) 34 February 17, 1997 March 23, 1997
The Iron Sheik 28 December 26, 1983 January 23, 1984
Hulk Hogan (6) 28 April 21, 2002 May 19, 2002
The Big Show (2) 28 November 17, 2002 December 15, 2002
CM Punk 28 July 17, 2011 August 14, 2011
Randy Orton (7) 28 August 18, 2013 September 15, 2013
Mankind 26 December 29, 1998 January 24, 1999
Shawn Michaels (2) 25 January 19, 1997 February 13, 1997
Sheamus (3) 22 November 22, 2015 December 14, 2015
Triple H 22 August 23, 1999 September 14, 1999
Rob Van Dam 22 June 11, 2006 July 3, 2006
Buddy Rogers 22 April 25, 1963 May 17, 1963
Ivan Koloff 21 January 18, 1971 February 8, 1971
The Rock (4) 21 April 30, 2000 May 21, 2000
Edge 21 January 8, 2006 January 29, 2006
Edge (3) 21 November 23, 2008 December 14, 2008
Edge (4) 21 January 25, 2009 February 15, 2009
John Cena (4) 21 September 13, 2009 October 4, 2009
Randy Orton (5) 21 October 4, 2009 October 25, 2009
John Cena (9) 20 July 25, 2011 August 14, 2011
Mankind (2) 20 January 26, 1999 February 15, 1999
Roman Reigns (3) 1560+ April 3, 2016 Current Champion
Kurt Angle (2) 15 September 23, 2001 October 8, 2001
John Cena (10) 14 September 18, 2011 October 2, 2011
Stan Stasiak 9 December 1, 1973 December 10, 1973
The Undertaker 6 November 27, 1991 December 3, 1991
Vince McMahon 6 September 14, 1999 September 20, 1999
Bob Backlund (2) 3 November 23, 1994 November 26, 1994
The Rock (2) 2 January 24, 1999 January 26, 1999
Batista 2 June 7, 2009 June 9, 2009
Hulk Hogan (4) 1 December 3, 1991 December 4, 1991
Bret Hart (4) 1 February 16, 1997 February 17, 1997
Kane 1 June 28, 1998 June 29, 1998
Mankind (3) 1 August 22, 1999 August 23, 1999
Daniel Bryan (2) 1 September 15, 2013 September 16, 2013
Triple H (6) 0
(2:30:00)
October 7, 2007
Rey Mysterio 0
(02:00:00)
July 25, 2011
Randy Orton 0
(24:00)
October 7, 2007
Daniel Bryan 0
(05:25)
August 18, 2013
Yokozuna 0
(02:30)
April 4, 1993
John Cena (6) 0
(01:10)
February 21, 2010
André the Giant 0
(00:45)
February 5, 1988
Roman Reigns 0 November 22, 2015

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