Complete List of Current NJWP Champions or title holder in 2020/2021

Check out the list of current New Japan Pro-Wrestling(NJPW) Champions/Title Holders, date on which they won the current title and reign number.

IWGP Heavyweight Championship – Tetsuya Naito

Date Won: 29 August 2020
Days title held: 114+
Reign No: 3

Tetsuya Naito won both the IWGP World Heavyweight and Intercontinental championships by defeating Evil on 29 August 2020 at Summer Struggle in Jingu at Meiji Jingu Stadium in Tokyo, Japan. This is his third reign as IWGP World Heavyweight Champion. He became the first wrestler to become a double champion with IWGP World and Intercontinental title at Wrestle Kingdom 14 on 5 January 2020.

IWGP Intercontinental Championship – Tetsuya Naito

Date Won: 29 August 2020
Days title held: 114+
Reign No: 6

As mentioned above, Tetsuya Naito won both the IWGP World Heavyweight and Intercontinental titles from Evil on 29 August 2020 at Summer Struggle in Jingu. This is his sixth reign as IWGP Intercontinental Champion.

IWGP United States Heavyweight Championship – Jon Moxley

Date Won: 4 January 2020
Days title held: 350+
Reign No: 2

Jon Moxley won the IWGP United States Championship for the second time when he defeated Lance Archer at night 1 of Wrestle Kingdom 14 in a Texas Death Match. Moxley earlier won the title from Juice Robinson. However, he had to relinquish it when he was not able to defend it at King of Pro-Wrestling event due to Typhoon Hagibis.

IWGP Tag Team Championship -Dangerous Tekkers – (Taichi and Zack Sabre Jr.)

Date Won: 12 July 2020
Days title held: 160+
Reign No: 2

Taichi & Zack Sabre Jr. of Dangerous Tekkers defeated Golden Ace(Hiroshi Tanahashi & Kota Ibushi) at Dominion in Osaka-Jo 2020 to win their first IWGP World Tag Team Championship.

NEVER Openweight Championship – Shingo Takagi

Date Won: 7 November 2020
Days title held: 43+
Reign No: 2

Shingo Takagi won his second NEVER Openweight title on 7 November 2020 by defeating Minoru Suzuki at NJPW Power Struggle 2020.

IWGP Junior Heavyweight Championship – Taiji Ishimori

Date Won: 29 August 2020
Days title held: 114+
Reign No: 2

Taiji Ishimori defeated Hiromu Takahashi at Summer Struggle in Jingu on 29 August 2020 to win the IWGP Junior Heavyweight title for the second time in his career.

IWGP Junior Heavyweight Tag Team Championship – Suzuki-gun (El Desperado and Yoshinobu Kanemaru) 

Date Won: 11 September 2020
Days title held: 100+
Reign No: El Desperado(2), Yoshinobu Kanemaru(4)

El Desperado and Yoshinobu Kanemaru of Suzuki-Gun won the Junior Tag Team Championship on 11 September 2020 at New Japan Road event, beating Bushi and Hiromu Takahashi of Los Ingobernables de Japón. This is second title reigns for El Desperado with Yoshinobu. Yoshinobu has previously win this title with Tsuyoshi Kikuchi and Taichi.

NEVER Openweight 6-Man Tag Team Championship – Chaos
(Hirooki Goto, Tomohiro Ishii and Yoshi-Hashi)

Date Won: 9 August, 2020
Days title held: 134+
Reign No: 1

Hirooki Goto, Tomohiro Ishii and Yoshi-Hashi of Chaos defeated Kazuchika Okada, Sho, and Toru Yano in the finals a tournament to win the NEVER Openwieght title at Summer Struggle 2020 event. The title was vacated after EVIL(who won the IWGP World & Intercontinental Championship titles) left Los Ingobernables de Japon stable and was not intrested in defending the title with them. NJPW then announced a 8-team knockout tournament to crown the new champion.

King of Pro-Wrestling 2020 – Toru Yano
(provisional)

Date Won: 29 August 2020
Days title held: 114+
Reign No: 1

Toru Yano won the four-way match At Summer Struggle in Jingu defeating El Desperado, Sanada and Kazuchika Okada to become the inaugural KOPW provisional champion.

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