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Title history

Wrestler: Reigns: Date: Location: Notes: Defences:
Pat Patterson 1 September 15, 1979 N/A Awarded the championship after winning the North American Championship from Ted DiBiase. Claimed to defend the title in a tournament held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil to be unified with a South American Championship. TBA
Ken Patera 1 April 21, 1980 New York, NY N/A TBA
Pedro Morales 1 December 8, 1980 New York, NY N/A TBA
Don Muraco 1 June 20, 1981 Philadelphia, PA N/A TBA
Pedro Morales 2 November 23, 1981 New York, NY N/A TBA
Don Muraco 2 January 22, 1983 New York, NY N/A TBA
Tito Santana 1 February 11, 1984 Boston, MA N/A 7
Greg Valentine 1 September 24, 1984 London, Ontario Aired October 13, 1984 on Maple Leaf Wrestling. 6
Tito Santana 2 July 6, 1985 Baltimore, MD Won in a Steel Cage match. 2
Randy Savage 1 February 8, 1986 Boston, MA N/A 9
Ricky Steamboat 1 March 29, 1987 Pontiac, MI Won at WrestleMania III. 2
The Honky Tonk Man 1 June 2, 1987 Buffalo, NY Aired June 13 on Superstars of Wrestling. 12
The Ultimate Warrior 1 August 29, 1988 New York, NY Won at Summerslam. 8
Rick Rude 1 April 2, 1989 Pontiac, NJ Won at WrestleMania V. 2
The Ultimate Warrior 2 August 28, 1989 East Rutherford, NJ Won at Summerslam. 6
Vacated on April 1, 1990 when Warrior wins the WWF Championship.
Mr. Perfect 1 April 23, 1990 Austin, TX Defeated Tito Santana in a tournament final. Aired May 19 on Superstars of Wrestling. 3
The Texas Tornado 1 August 27, 1990 Philadelphia, PA Won at Summerslam. 3
Mr. Perfect 2 November 19, 1990 Rochester, NY Aired December 15 on WWF Superstars. 4
Bret Hart 1 August 26, 1991 New York, NY Won at Summerslam. 6
The Mountie 1 January 17, 1992 Springfield, MA Won at a house show. 1
Roddy Piper 1 January 19, 1992 Albany, NY Won at The Royal Rumble. 3
Bret Hart 2 April 5, 1992 Indianapolis, IN Won at WrestleMania VIII. 3
The British Bulldog 1 August 29, 1992 Liverpool, England Won at Summerslam. 1
Shawn Michaels 1 October 27, 1992 Terre Haute, IN Aired November 8 on Saturday Night's Main Event. 6
Marty Jannetty 1 May 17, 1993 New York, NY Won on Monday Night Raw. 2
Shawn Michaels 2 June 6, 1993 Albany, NY Won at a house show. 3
Michaels is stripped of the title on September 27 for failing to defend it within 30 days.
Razor Ramon 1 September 27, 1993 New Haven, CT Defeated Rick Martel in a tournament final. 5
Diesel 1 April 13, 1994 Rochester, NY Won on WWF Superstars. 4
Razor Ramon 2 August 29, 1994 Chicago, IL Won at Summerslam. 2
Jeff Jarrett 1 January 22, 1995 Tampa, FL Won at The Royal Rumble. 2
Held up on April 26 after a controversial title defense against Bob Holly.
Jeff Jarrett 2 April 26, 1995 Moline, IL Defeated Holly in a rematch. 1
Razor Ramon 3 May 19, 1995 Montreal, Quebec Won in a Ladder match at a house show. 1
Jeff Jarrett 3 May 22, 1995 Trois-Rivieres, Quebec Won at a house show. 2
Shawn Michaels 1 July 23, 1995 Nashville, TN Won at In Your House 2: The Lumberjacks. 3
Dean Douglas 1 October 22, 1995 Winnipeg, Manitoba Won by forfeit at In Your House 4: Great White North as a result of Michaels being attacked outside of a nightclub on October 14. 1
Razor Ramon 4 October 22, 1995 New York, NY Won at In Your House 4. 3
Goldust 1 January 21, 1996 Fresno, CA Won at The Royal Rumble. 3
Held up on March 25 after a controversial title defense against Savio Vega.
Goldust 2 April 1, 1996 New York, NY Defeated Vega in a rematch. Aired April 22 on Raw. 3
Ahmed Johnson 1 June 23, 1996 Milwaukee, WI Won at The King of The Ring. . 0
Vacated on August 12 when Johnson comes down with an injury.
Marc Mero 1 September 3, 1996 Hershey, PA Defeated Faarooq Asad in a tournament final on Raw. 3
Hunter Hearst Helmsley 1 October 21, 1996 Fort Wayne, IN Won on Raw. 7
Rocky Maivia 1 February 13, 1997 Lowell, MA Won on Thursday Raw Thursday. 5
Owen Hart 1 April 28, 1997 Omaha, NE Won on Raw. 2
Steve Austin 1 August 3, 1997 East Rutherford, NJ Won at Summerslam. 0
Vacated on September 8 due to a neck injury suffered in the match.
Owen Hart 2 October 5, 1997 St. Louis, MO Defeated Faarooq in a tournament final at In Your House: Badd Blood. 1
Steve Austin 1 November 9, 1997 Montreal, Quebec Won at Survivor Series. 1
Rocky Maivia 2 December 8, 1997 Portland, ME Austin is forced by Vince McMahon to hand over the title to The Rock. 6
Hunter Hearst Helmsley 2 August 30, 1998 New York, NY Won in a Ladder match at Summerslam. 0
Vacated on October 9 due to injury.
Ken Shamrock 1 October 12, 1998 Uniondale, NY Defeated X-Pac in a tournament final on Raw. 8
Val Venis 1 February 14, 1999 St. Louis, MO Won at In Your House 27: St. Valentine's Day Massacre. Billy Gunn was the special referee. 1
Road Dogg 1 March 15, 1999 San Jose, CA Won on Raw. 3
Goldust 3 March 29, 1999 East Rutherford, NJ Won on Raw. 1
The Godfather 1 April 12, 1999 Detroit, MI Won on Raw. 5
Jeff Jarrett 4 May 31, 1999 Moline, IL Won on Raw. 5
Edge 1 July 24, 1999 Toronto, Ontario Won at a house show. 1
Jeff Jarrett 5 July 25, 1999 Buffalo, NY Won at Fully Loaded. 1
D'Lo Brown 1 July 26, 1999 Dayton, OH Won on Raw. 2
Jeff Jarrett 6 August 22, 1999 Minneapolis, MN Won at Summerslam. Jarrett also won D'Lo's European Championship in this match. 4
Chyna 1 October 17, 1999 Cleveland, OH This was a Good Housekeeping match at No Mercy. Chyna is the first female to hold the title. 2
Chris Jericho 1 December 12, 1999 Sunrise, FL Won at Armageddon. 1
Vacated due to double pin fall.
Chyna & Chris Jericho 2 January 3, 2000 Miami, FL When the December 30, 1999 SmackDown! match between the two ended in a double pinfall, they are both recognized as co-champions. WWE doesn't recognize this period as an official reign as the title is considered vacant. 0
Chris Jericho 2 January 23, 2000 New York, NY Won a triple threat match also featuring Chyna and Hardcore Holly at The Royal Rumble to become undisputed champion. 2
Kurt Angle 1 February 27, 2000 Hartford, CT Won at No Way Out. 4
Chris Benoit 1 April 2, 2000 Anaheim, CA This was a triple threat two-out-three falls match at WrestleMania 2000 also featuring Chris Jericho with the first fall being for Angle's Intercontinental Title and the second for Angle's European Title. Benoit wins the first fall and Intercontinental Title while Jericho wins the second fall and European Title. 3
Chris Jericho 3 May 2, 2000 Richmond, VA Aired May 4 on SmackDown!. 1
Chris Benoit 2 May 8, 2000 Uniondale, NY Won on Raw. 4
Rikishi 1 June 20, 2000 Memphis, TN Aired June 22 on SmackDown!. 2
Val Venis 2 July 4, 2000 Fort Lauderdale, FL Aired July 6 on SmackDown!. 4
Chyna 2 August 27, 2000 Sunrise, FL This was an intergender tag match at Summerslam between Venis and Trish Stratus against Chyna and Eddie Guerrero. Chyna pinned Stratus to win. 1
Eddie Guerrero 1 September 4, 2000 Knoxville,TN This was a triple threat match also featuring Kurt Angle on Raw. 4
Billy Gunn 1 November 21, 2000 Sunrise, FL Aired November 23 on SmackDown!. 1
Chris Benoit 2 December 10, 2000 Birmingham, AL Won at Armageddon. 3
Chris Jericho 4 January 21, 2001 New Orleans, LA Won in a ladder match at The Royal Rumble. 6
Triple H 3 April 3, 2001 Oklahoma City, OK Aired April 5 on SmackDown!. 1
Jeff Hardy 1 April 10, 2001 Philadelphia, PA Aired April 12 on SmackDown!. 1
Triple H 4 April 16, 2001 Knoxville, TN Won on Raw. 2
Kane 1 May 20, 2001 Sacramento, CA Won in a chain match at Judgment Day. 1
Albert 1 June 26, 2001 New York, NY Won in a no-disqualification match on SmackDown!. Aired June 28. 3
Lance Storm 1 July 23, 2001 Buffalo, NY Won on Raw. 2
Edge 2 August 19, 2001 San Jose, CA Won at Summerslam. 1
Christian 1 September 23, 2001 New Orleans, LA Won at Unforgiven. 1
Edge 3 October 21, 2001 St. Louis, MO Won in a ladder match at No Mercy. 4
Test 1 November 5, 2001 Uniondale, NY Won on Raw. 1
Edge 4 November 18, 2001 Greensboro, NC This was a unification match at Survivor Series, Edge's WCW United States Heavyweight Championship would be retired after this match. 4
William Regal 1 January 20, 2002 Atlanta, GA Won at The Royal Rumble. 3
Rob Van Dam 1 March 17, 2002 Toronto, Ontario Won at WrestleMania X8. 2
Due to the brand extension the Intercontinental title becomes the property of the Raw brand.
Eddie Guerrero 2 April 21, 2002 Kansas City, MO Won at Backlash. 6
Renamed the WWE Intercontinental Championship on May 5, 2002.
Rob Van Dam 2 May 27, 2002 Edmonton, Alberta Won in a ladder match on Raw. 5
Chris Benoit 4 July 29, 2002 Greensboro, NC Won on Raw. 1
Rob Van Dam 3 August 25, 2002 New Orleans, LA Won at Summerslam. 2
Chris Jericho 5 September 16, 2002 Denver, CO Won on Raw. 1
Kane 2 September 30, 2002 Houston, TX Won on Raw. 1
Triple H 5 October 20, 2002 Little Rock, AR This was a unification match at No Mercy to unify the Intercontinental Title and Triple H's World Heavyweight Championship. 0
Unified with the World Heavyweight Championship and retired.
Christian 2 May 18, 2003 Charlotte, NC The title is revived by Raw Co-General Manager Steve Austin, Christian wins a battle royal at Judgment Day to win the revived title. 3
Booker T 1 July 7, 2003 Montreal, Quebec Won on Raw. 3
Christian 3 August 10, 2003 Des Moines, IA Won at a house show. 5
Rob Van Dam 4 September 29, 2003 Chicago, IL Won in a ladder match on Raw. 1
Chris Jericho 6 October 27, 2003 Fayetteville, NC Won on Raw. 1
Rob Van Dam 5 October 27, 2003 Fayetteville, NC Won in a steel cage match on Raw. 2
Randy Orton 1 December 14, 2003 Orlando, FL Won at Armageddon. Mick Foley was the special referee. 7
Edge 5 July 11, 2004 Hartford, CT Won at Vengeance. Vacated September 6 due to injury. 1
Vacated September 6 due to injury.
Chris Jericho 7 September 12, 2004 Portland, OR Won in a ladder match at Unforgiven against Christian. 1
Shelton Benjamin 1 October 19, 2004 Milwaukee, WI Won at Taboo Tuesday. 9
Carlito 1 June 20, 2005 Phoenix, AZ Won on Raw. 2
Ric Flair 1 September 18, 2004 Oklahoma City, OK Won at Unforgiven. 3
Shelton Benjamin 2 February 20, 2006 Trenton, NJ Won on Raw. 3
Rob Van Dam 6 April 30, 2006 Lexington, KY Won at Backlash. RVD's Money in the Bank contract was also on the line in the match. 2
Shelton Benjamin 3 May 15, 2006 Lubbock, TX This was a 3-on-2 Texas Tornado tag match on Raw between Benjamin, Chris Masters and Triple H against John Cena and Rob Van Dam. Benjamin pinned Van Dam to win the Intercontinental Title. 2
Johnny Nitro 1 June 25, 2006 Charlotte, NC This was a triple threat match at Vengeance also featuring Carlito. 4
Jeff Hardy 2 October 2, 2006 Topeka, KS Won on Raw. 2
Johnny Nitro 2 November 6, 2006 Columbus, OH Won in a no disqualification match on Raw. 1
Jeff Hardy 4 November 13, 2006 Manchester, England Won on Raw. 3
Umaga 1 February 19, 2007 Bakersfield, CA Won on Raw. 1
Santino Marella 1 April 16, 2007 Milan, Italy Won in a no holds barred match on Raw. 2
Umaga 2 July 2, 2007 Dallas, TX Won on Raw. 4
Jeff Hardy 4 September 2, 2007 Columbus, OH Aired September 3 on Raw. 4
Chris Jericho 8 March 10, 2008 Milwaukee, WI Won on Raw. 1
Kofi Kingston 1 June 29, 2008 Dallas, TX Won at Night of Champions. 1
Santino Marella 2 August 17, 2008 Indianapolis, IN This was a mixed tag team match at Summerslam in which Santino teamed with Beth Phoenix against Kingston and WWE Women's Champion Mickie James with the winners getting both titles. Phoenix pinned Mickie to win the Women's title while Santino got the Intercontinental title. 3
William Regal 2 November 10, 2008 Manchester, England Won on Raw. 2
CM Punk 1 January 20, 2009 Chicago, IL CM Punk defeated William Regal in a No DQ match on the 20th January 2009 edition of WWE RAW 1
John Bradshaw Layfield 1 March 9, 2009 Jacksonville, FL Won on Raw. 1
Rey Mysterio 1 April 5, 2009 Houston, TX Won at WrestleMania XXV. 3
On April 14, 2009, Rey Mysterio was drafted to SmackDown taking the title with him and becoming exclusive to SmackDown!.
Chris Jericho 9 June 7, 2009 New Orleans, LA Won in a No Holds Barred match at Extreme Rules 2009. 2
Rey Mysterio 2 June 28, 2009 Sacramento, CA Won at The Bash. 4
John Morrison 3 September 1, 2009 Cleveland, Ohio Won on WWE Friday Night SmackDown. 5
Drew McIntyre 1 December 13, 2009 San Antonio, Texas Won at TLC:Tables, Ladders & Chairs 2009 4
Vacated on May 7, 2010 when Drew McIntyre was stripped. Awarded back by Mr. McMahon the very next week
Kofi Kingston 2 May 23, 2010 Detroit, MI Won at WWE Over The Limit 2010 4
Dolph Ziggler 1 July 28, 2010 Laredo, TX Aired August 6, 2010 on tape delay. 10
Kofi Kingston 3 January 4, 2011 Tucson, AZ Aired January 7, 2011 on tape delay. 2
Wade Barrett 1 March 22, 2011 Columbus, Ohio Aired March 25, 2011 on tape delay. 4
Ezekiel Jackson 1 June 19, 2011 Washington, D.C. Won at Capitol Punishment 2011 5
Cody Rhodes 1 August 9, 2011 Sacramento, California Won on Smackdown 8
The Big Show 1 April 1, 2012 Miami, Florida Won at WrestleMania XXVIII 1
Cody Rhodes 2 April 29, 2012 Chicago, Illinois Won at Extreme Rules 2012 2
Christian 4 May 20, 2012 Raleigh, North Carolina Won at WWE Over The Limit 2012 2
The Miz 1 July 23, 2012 St. Louis, Missouri Won at Raw 1000 4
Kofi Kingston 4 October 16, 2012 Memphis, Tennessee Won on Main Event 4
Wade Barrett 2 December 29, 2012 Washington, D.C. Raw 4
The Miz 2 April 7, 2013 East Rutherford, New Jersey WrestleMania XXIX 1
Wade Barrett 3 April 8, 2013 East Rutherford, New Jersey Raw 3
Curtis Axel 1 June 16, 2013 Chicago, Illinois WWE Payback 2013 9
Big E 1 November 18, 2013 Nashville, Tennessee Raw Country 5
Bad News Barrett 4 May 4, 2014 East Rutherford, New Jersey Won at Extreme Rules 2014 5
Vacated June 30, 2014 due to injury.
The Miz 3 July 20, 2014 Tampa, Florida Won at Battleground 2014 1
Dolph Ziggler 2 August 17, 2014 Los Angeles, California Won at SummerSlam 2014 2
The Miz 4 September 21, 2014 Nashville, Tennessee Won at Night of Champions 2014 1
Dolph Ziggler 3 September 22, 2014 Memphis, Tennessee Won on Raw 8
Luke Harper 1 November 17, 2014 Roanoke, Virginia Won on Raw 4
Dolph Ziggler 4 December 14, 2014 Cleveland, Ohio Won on TLC: Tables, Ladders, & Chairs 2014 2
Bad News Barrett 5 January 5, 2015 Corpus Christi, Texas Won on Raw 3
Daniel Bryan 1 March 29, 2015 Santa Clara, California Won at WrestleMania XXXI 1
Vacated May 11, 2015 due to injury.
Ryback 1 May 31, 2015 Corpus Christi, Texas Won at Elimination Chamber 2015 4
Kevin Owens 1 September 20, 2015 Houston, Texas Won at Night of Champions 2015 2
Dean Ambrose 1 December 13, 2015 Boston, Massachusetts Won at TLC: Tables, Ladders, & Chairs 2015 3
Kevin Owens 2 February 15, 2016 Anaheim, California Won on Raw in a Fatal 5-Way match 1
Zack Ryder 1 April 3, 2016 Arlington, Texas Won at WrestleMania XXXII in a Ladder Match 1
The Miz 5 April 4, 2016 Dallas, Texas Won on Raw
Dolph Ziggler 5 October 9, 2016 Sacramento, California Won at No Mercy 2016 2
The Miz 6 November 15, 2016 Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania Won on Smackdown 3
Dean Ambrose 2 January 3, 2017 Jacksonville, Florida Won on Smackdown
The Miz 7 June 4, 2017 Baltimore, Maryland Won on Extreme Rules
Roman Reigns 1 November 20, 2017 Houston, Texas Won on RAW
The Miz 8 January 22, 2018 Brooklyn, New York Won on RAW
Seth Rollins 1 April 8, 2018 New Orleans, Louisiana Won at WrestleMania 34
Dolph Ziggler 6 June 18, 2018 Grand Rapids, Michigan Won on RAW
Seth Rollins 2 August 19, 2018 Brooklyn, New York Won at SummerSlam 2018
Dean Ambrose 3 December 16, 2018 San Jose, California Won at TLC: Tables, Ladders, & Chairs 2018
Bobby Lashley 1 January 14, 2019 Orlando, Florida This was a triple threat match also featuring Seth Rollins on RAW.
Finn Bálor 1 February 17, 2019 Houston, Texas This was a handicap match also featuring Lio Rush at Elimination Chamber.
Bobby Lashley 2 March 11, 2019 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Won on RAW.
Finn Bálor 2 April 7, 2019 East Rutherford, New Jersey Won at WrestleMania 35 1
Shinsuke Nakamura 1 July 14, 2019 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Won at Extreme Rules 1
Braun Strowman 1 January 31, 2020 Tulsa, Oklahoma Won at SmackDown
Sami Zayn 1 March 8, 2020 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Won at Elimination Chamber
Championship vacated on May 12, 2020
A.J. Styles 1 June 12, 2020 Orlando, Florida Defeated Daniel Bryan on SmackDown in the 2020 WWE Intercontinental Championship Tournament Final Match

List of reign lengths

As of August 7, 2020.
Wrestler Days Held Date Won Date Lost
The Honky Tonk Man 454 June 2, 1987 August 29, 1988
Pedro Morales (2) 425 November 23, 1981 January 22, 1983
Randy Savage 414 February 8, 1986 March 29, 1987
Don Muraco (2) 385 January 22, 1983 February 11, 1984
Greg Valentine 285 September 24, 1984 July 6, 1985
Mr. Perfect (2) 280 November 19, 1990 August 26, 1991
The Rock (2) 265 December 8, 1997 October 12, 1998
Shelton Benjamin 244 October 19, 2004 June 20, 2005
Cody Rhodes 236 August 9, 2011 April 1, 2012
Pat Patterson 234 September 1979 April 31, 1980
Ken Patera 231 April 31, 1980 December 8, 1980
Tito Santana 226 February 11, 1984 September 24, 1984
Tito Santana (2) 217 July 6, 1985 February 8, 1986
The Ultimate Warrior (2) 216 August 28, 1989 April 23, 1990
The Ultimate Warrior 216 August 29, 1988 April 2, 1989
Randy Orton 210 December 14, 2003 July 11, 2004
Shawn Michaels 202 October 27, 1992 May 17, 1993
Shinsuke Nakamura 201July 14, 2019January 31, 2020
Razor Ramon 198 September 27, 1993 April 13, 1994
Pedro Morales 194 December 8, 1980 June 20, 1981
Jeff Hardy (4) 190 September 2, 2007 March 10, 2008
The Miz (5) 188 April 4, 2016 October 9, 2016
The Miz (7) 169 June 4, 2017 November 20, 2017
Big E Langston / Big E 167 November 18, 2013 May 4, 2014
Drew McIntyre 161 December 13, 2009 May 23, 2010
Dolph Ziggler 160 July 28, 2010 January 4, 2011
Don Muraco 156 June 20, 1981 November 23, 1981
Ric Flair 155 September 18, 2005 February 20, 2006
Curtis Axel 155 June 16, 2013 November 18, 2013
Dean Ambrose (2) 152 January 3, 2017 June 4, 2017
Rick Rude 148 April 2, 1989 August 28, 1989
Jeff Jarrett 146 January 22, 1995 April 26, 1995
Razor Ramon (2) 146 August 29, 1994 January 22, 1995
Bret Hart (2) 146 April 5, 1992 August 29, 1992
Bret Hart 144 August 26, 1991 January 17, 1992
Diesel 138 April 13, 1994 August 29, 1994
Mr. Perfect 126 April 23, 1990 August 27, 1990
Ken Shamrock 125 October 12, 1998 February 14, 1999
Seth Rollins (2) 119 August 19, 2018 December 16, 2018
Hunter Hearst Helmsley 115 October 21, 1996 February 13, 1997
Ryback 112 May 31, 2015 September 20, 2015
Chris Jericho (8) 111 March 10, 2008 June 29, 2008
John Morrison (3) 103 September 1, 2009 December 13, 2009
Wade Barrett (2) 99 December 29, 2012 April 7, 2013
Johnny Nitro 99 June 25, 2006 October 2, 2006
Jeff Hardy (3) 98 November 13, 2006 February 19, 2007
Finn Bálor (2) 98April 7, 2019July 14, 2019
Owen Hart 97 April 28, 1997 August 3, 1997
Razor Ramon (4) 91 October 22, 1996 January 21, 1996
Shawn Michaels (3) 91 July 23, 1996 October 22, 1996
Carlito 90 June 20, 2005 September 18, 2005
Wade Barrett 89 March 22, 2011 June 19, 2011
Shawn Michaels (2) 86 June 6, 1993 September 27, 1993
The Miz 85 July 23, 2012 October 16, 2012
Santino Marella (2) 85 August 17, 2008 November 10, 2008
Kevin Owens 84 September 20, 2015 December 13, 2015
The Texas Tornado 84 August 27, 1990 November 19, 1990
Bad News Barrett (5) 83 January 5, 2015March 29, 2015
Goldust (2) 83 April 1, 1996 June 23, 1996
Eddie Guerrero 78 September 4, 2000 November 21, 2000
Kofi Kingston (3) 77 January 4, 2011 March 22, 2011
Santino Marella 77 April 16, 2007 July 2, 2007
Roddy Piper 77 January 19, 1992 April 5, 1992
The Miz (8) 76 January 22, 2018 April 8, 2018
Kofi Kingston (4) 74 October 16, 2012 December 29, 2012
Rocky Maivia 74 February 13, 1997 April 28, 1997
Chris Jericho (4) 72 January 21, 2001 April 3, 2001
Seth Rollins (1) 71 April 8, 2018 June 18, 2018
Goldust 71 January 21, 1996 April 1, 1996
William Regal (2) 70 November 10, 2008 January 19, 2009
Wade Barrett (3) 69 April 8, 2013 June 16, 2013
Shelton Benjamin (2) 69 February 20, 2006 April 30, 2006
Kofi Kingston (2) 66 May 23, 2010 July 28, 2010
Rey Mysterio (2) 65 June 28, 2009 September 1, 2009
Ricky Steamboat 65 March 29, 1987 June 2, 1987
Sami Zayn 65March 8, 2020May 12, 2020
Christian (4) 64 May 20, 2012 July 23, 2012
Dean Ambrose 64 December 13, 2015 February 15, 2016
Roman Reigns 63 November 20, 2017 January 22, 2018
Rey Mysterio 63 April 5, 2009 June 7, 2009
Rob Van Dam (2) 63 May 27, 2002 July 29, 2002
Edge (4) 63 November 18, 2001 January 20, 2002
Jeff Jarrett (3) 63 May 21, 1996 July 23, 1996
Dolph Ziggler (6) 62 June 18, 2018 August 19, 2018
Umaga (2) 62 July 2, 2007 September 2, 2007
Jeff Jarrett (4) 60 May 25, 1999 July 24, 1999
The British Bulldog 59 August 29, 1992 October 27, 1992
Bad News Barrett (4) 57 May 4, 2014 June 30, 2014
Edge (5) 57 July 11, 2004 September 6, 2004
Dolph Ziggler (3) 56 September 22, 2014 November 17, 2014
Umaga 56 February 19, 2007 April 16, 2007
William Regal 56 January 20, 2002 March 17, 2002
Chyna 56 October 17, 1999 December 12, 1999
Jeff Jarrett (6) 56 August 22, 1999 October 17, 1999
Val Venis (2) 52 July 7, 2000 August 27, 2000
Ezekiel Jackson 51 June 19, 2011 August 9, 2011
Christian (3) 50 August 10, 2003 September 29, 2003
Christian (2) 50 May 18, 2003 August 10, 2003
Ahmed Johnson 50 June 23, 1996 August 12, 1996
The Miz (6) 49 November 15, 2016 January 3, 2017
CM Punk 49 January 19, 2009 March 9, 2009
Kofi Kingston 49 June 29, 2008 August 17, 2008
Kevin Owens (2) 48 February 15, 2016 April 3, 2016
Rob Van Dam (5) 48 October 27, 2003 December 14, 2003
A.J. Styles 56+June 12, 2020Current champion
Daniel Bryan 43 March 29, 2015 May 11, 2015
Chris Benoit (2) 43 May 8, 2000 June 20, 2000
The Godfather 43 April 12, 1999 May 25, 1999
Chris Benoit (3) 42 December 10, 2000 January 21, 2001
Shelton Benjamin (3) 41 May 15, 2006 June 25, 2006
Braun Strowman 37January 31, 2020March 8, 2020
Dolph Ziggler (5) 37 October 9, 2016 November 15, 2016
Chris Jericho (7) 37 September 12, 2004 October 19, 2004
Kane 37 May 20, 2001 June 26, 2001
Triple H (4) 37 April 16, 2001 May 20, 2001
Eddie Guerrero (2) 36 April 21, 2002 May 27, 2002
Jeff Hardy (2) 35 October 2, 2006 November 6, 2006
Rob Van Dam 35 March 17, 2002 April 21, 2002
Edge (2) 35 August 19, 2001 September 23, 2001
Kurt Angle 35 February 27, 2000 April 2, 2000
Chris Jericho (2) 35 January 23, 2000 February 27, 2000
Owen Hart (2) 35 October 5, 1997 November 9, 1997
Steve Austin 35 August 3, 1997 September 7, 1997
Dolph Ziggler (2) 35 August 17, 2014 September 21, 2014
Booker T 34 July 7, 2003 August 10, 2003
Bobby Lashley 34 January 14, 2019 February 17, 2019
Triple H (2) 31 August 30, 1998 October 1, 1998
Chris Benoit 30 April 2, 2000 May 2, 2000
Dean Ambrose (3) 29 December 16, 2018 January 14, 2019
Val Venis 29 February 14, 1999 March 15, 1999
Steve Austin (2) 29 November 9, 1997 December 8, 1997
The Miz (3) 28 July 20, 2014 August 17, 2014
Rob Van Dam (4) 28 September 29, 2003 October 27, 2003
Big Show 28 April 1, 2012 April 29, 2012
Christian 28 September 23, 2001 October 21, 2001
Marc Mero 28 September 23, 1996 October 21, 1996
John Bradshaw Layfield 27 March 9, 2009 April 5, 2009
Chris Benoit (4) 27 July 29, 2002 August 25, 2002
Lance Storm 27 July 23, 2001 August 19, 2001
Albert 27 June 26, 2001 July 23, 2001
Luke Harper 27 November 17, 2014 December 14, 2014
Bobby Lashley 27 March 11, 2019 April 7, 2019
D-Lo Brown 26 July 27, 1999 August 22, 1999
Jeff Jarrett (2) 23 April 26, 1996 May 19, 1996
Rob Van Dam (3) 22 August 25, 2002 September 16, 2003
Dolph Ziggler (4) 22 December 14, 2014 January 5, 2015
Finn Bálor 22 February 17, 2019 March 11, 2019
Cody Rhodes (2) 21 April 29, 2012 May 20, 2012
Chris Jericho (9) 21 June 7, 2009 June 28, 2009
Kane (2) 20 September 30, 2002 October 20, 2002
Marty Jannetty 20 May 17, 1993 June 6, 1993
Billy Gunn 19 November 21, 2000 December 10, 2000
Rikishi 16 June 20, 2000 July 7, 2000
Chris Jericho 16 December 12, 1999 December 28, 1999
Rob Van Dam (6) 15 April 30, 2006 May 15, 2006
Edge (3) 15 October 21, 2001 November 5, 2001
Road Dogg 14 March 15, 1999 March 29, 1999
Chris Jericho (5) 14 September 16, 2002 September 30, 2002
Goldust (3) 14 March 29, 1999 April 12, 1999
Test 13 November 5, 2001 November 18, 2001
Chyna (2) 8 August 27, 2000 September 4, 2000
Triple H (3) 7 April 3, 2001 April 16, 2001
Johnny Nitro (2) 7 November 6, 2006 November 13, 2006
Jeff Hardy 6 April 10, 2001 April 16, 2001
Chris Jericho (3) 6 May 2, 2000 May 8, 2000
Jeff Jarrett (5) 2 July 25, 1999 July 27, 1999
Razor Ramon (3) 2 May 19, 1996 May 21, 1996
The Mountie 2 January 17, 1992 January 19, 1992
Zack Ryder 1 April 3, 2016 April 4, 2016
The Miz (4) 1 September 21, 2014 September 22, 2014
Edge 1 July 24, 1999 July 25, 1999
The Miz (2) 1 April 7, 2013 April 8, 2013
Chris Jericho (6) 0 October 27, 2003
Triple H (5) 0 October 20, 2002
Dean Douglas 0 October 22, 1996

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