WWE Champions: The List of Top 10 WWE Wrestlers that hold the championship title in 2017.
WWE Champions: Top 10 WWE Champions In The World:
WWE Champions: The WWE Championship is a world heavyweight championship created and promoted by the American professional wrestling promotion WWE on the SmackDown brand. Between the three currently active brands (RAW, SmackDown, and NXT), 16 wrestlers hold the championships.
This list includes the Top 10 wrestlers that have held the title and a description of the winning bout. The following list is correct as of July 11, 2017.
10. Brock Lesnar – WWE Universal Championship
Brock Lesnar is an American professional wrestler and former mixed martial artist, amateur wrestler, and professional American football player. He is signed with WWE, where he performs on the RAW brand and is the current Universal Champion in his first reign.
He defeated Goldberg at WrestleMania 33 on April 2nd, 2017.
9. Jinder Mahal – WWE Champion
Yuvraj Singh Dhesi is an Indo-Canadian professional wrestler signed to WWE, where he performs on the SmackDown brand under the ring name Jinder Mahal and is the current WWE Champion in his first reign.
He defeated Randy Orton at Backlash on May 21st, 2017.
8. Alexa Bliss – RAW Women’s Champion
Alexis Kaufman is an American professional wrestler currently signed to WWE under the ring name Alexa Bliss, where she performs on the Raw brand and is the current Raw Women’s Champion in her first reign.
She defeated Bayley at Payback on April 30th, 2017.
7. Naomi – SmackDown Women’s Champion
Trinity Fatu is an American professional wrestler, actress, model, dancer, and singer. She is signed to WWE, where she performs on the SmackDown brand under the ring name Naomi, where she is the current SmackDown Women’s Champion.
She defeated former champion Alexa Bliss, Becky Lynch, Carmella, Mickie James and Natalya in a six-pack challenge at WrestleMania 33.
6. The Miz – Intercontinental Champion
Michael Gregory Mizanin is an American professional wrestler, reality television star, and actor. He is signed to WWE, where he performs on the Raw brand under the ring name The Miz where he is the Intercontinental Champion in his seventh reign.
He defeated Dean Ambrose at Extreme Rules on June 4, 2017.
5. AJ Styles – United States Champion
Allen Neal Jones, best known by the ring name AJ Styles, is an American professional wrestler currently signed to WWE performing on the SmackDown brand, where he is the current United States Champion in his first reign.
He defeated Kevin Owens at a house show on July 7th, 2017.
4. Cesaro & Sheamus – RAW Tag Team Champion
Cesaro and Sheamus are a professional wrestling tag team in WWE performing on the Raw brand, where they are the current Raw Tag Team Champions in their second reign.
They defeated The Hardy Boyz (Matt Hardy and Jeff Hardy) in a steel cage tag team match at Extreme Rules on June 4th, 2017.
3. The Usos – SmackDown Tag Team Champions
The Usos are a Samoan American professional wrestling tag team consisting of identical twin brothers Jey Uso and Jimmy Uso. They are signed to the WWE and are the current WWE Tag Team Championship in their second reign.
They defeated American Alpha (Chad Gable and Jason Jordan) on SmackDown Live on March 21st, 2017.
2. Neville – WWE Cruiserweight Champion
Benjamin Satterley is an English professional wrestler currently signed to the American professional wrestling promotion WWE. He performs on the RAW brand and competes under the ring name Neville in the cruiserweight division, where he is the current and longest reigning Cruiserweight Champion in his first reign.
He defeated Rich Swann at the Royal Rumble on January 29th, 2017.
1. Bobby Roode – NXT Champion
Robert Roode Jr. is a Canadian professional wrestler currently signed to WWE performing in its developmental territory, NXT, where he is the current NXT Champion in his first reign.
Defeated Shinsuke Nakamura at NXT TakeOver: San Antonio on January 28th, 2017.
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