Updated List of Current WWE Champions/Title holders in 2021

Below is the latest & updated list of current WWE Champions/title holders & our predictions for next champions from RAW, SmackDown, NXT, and NXT UK brands.

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WWE RAW Brand Current Champions

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WWE Champion – Bobby Lashley

DATE WON1 March 2021
Reigns No.1
Reigns Days41+

Bobby Lashley helped Miz cash-in MITB against Drew McIntyre for Miz to in the title. Lashley then defeated Miz on RAW episode of 1 March 2021 to win the WWE Championship for the first time.

Next WWE Champion Prediction: Drew McIntyre

Last 3 WWE Champions:

  • The Miz
  • Drew McIntyre
  • Randy Orton
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Raw Women’s ChampionRhea Ripley

DATE WON11 April 2021
Reigns No.1
Reigns Days1+

Rhea Ripley defeated Asuka Raw Women’s Championship at Wrestlemania 37 and became Raw Women’s Champion in her first match on the main roster.

Next Raw Women’s Champion Prediction: Shayna Baszler

Last 3 RAW Women’s Champions:

  • Asuka
  • Sasha Banks
  • Asuka 

United States ChampionSheamus

DATE WON11 April 2021
Reigns No.3
Reigns Days1+

Sheamus defeats Riddle at Wrestlemania 37 and becomes third time the United States Champion.

Next United States Champion Prediction: Keith Lee

Last 3 WWE United States Champions:

  • Sheamus
  • Bobby Lashley
  • Apollo Crews
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Raw Tag Team Champion – AJ Styles & Omos

DATE WON10 April 2021
Reigns No.1
Reigns Days2+

AJ Styles & Omos defeated Kofi Kingston & Xavier Woods at WrestleMania 37 to become the Raw Tag Team Champions.

Next Raw Tag Team Champion Prediction: – T-Bar & Mace

Last 3 RAW Tag Team Champions:

  • The New Day (Kofi Kinston & Xavier Woods)
  • Shelton Benjamin & Cedric Alexander
  • The New Day (Kofi Kinston & Xavier Woods)

WWE SmackDown Brands Current Champions

Roman Reigns Universal Champion 2021

Universal Champion – Roman Reigns

DATE WON30 August 2020
Reigns No.2
Reigns Days224+

Roman Reigns returned to WWE at SummerSlam after a 5-month hiatus and attacked the newly crowned Universal Champion The Fiend and Braun Strowman. A triple threat match was then announced for Payback 2020 where Roman Reigns pinned Braun Strowman to win the Universal Championship.

Next Universal Champion Prediction: Kevin Owens

Last 3 WWE Universal Champions:

  • The Fiend Bray Wyatt
  • Braun Strowman
  • Goldberg
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SmackDown Women’s ChampionBianca Belair

DATE WON10 April 2021
Reigns No.1
Reigns Days2+

Bianca Belair defeated Sasha Banks at Wrestlemania 37 to win her a first Smackdown Women’s Championship and her first World title.

Next SmackDown Women’s Champion Prediction: Becky Lynch

Last 3 Smackdown Women’s Champions:

  • Sasha Banks
  • Bayley
  • Charlotte Flair
Apollo Crews intercontinental champion

Intercontinental ChampionApollo Crews

DATE WON11 April 2021
Reigns No.1
Reigns Days1+

Apollo Crews defeated Big E at Wrestlemania 37 to become Intercontinental Champion.

Next Intercontinental Champion Prediction: Big E

Last 3 WWE Intercontinental Champions:

  • Big E
  • Sami Zayn
  • Jeff Hardy

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Dolph Ziggler & Robert Roodes Smackdown Tag Team Champions 2021

SmackDown Tag Team ChampionDolph Ziggler & Robert Roode

DATE WON8 January 2021
Reigns No.1
Reigns Days93+

Dolph Ziggler & Robert Roode defeated Angelo Dawkins & Montez Ford of the Street Profits on Smackdown 8 January 2021 episode to win SmackDown Tag Team Championship for the very first time.

Next SmackDown Tag Team Champion Prediction: The Street Profits

Last 3 Smackdown Tag Team Champions:

  • The Street Profits (Angelo Dawkins & Montez Ford)
  • The New Day (Kofi Kingston & Big E)
  • Cesaro & Shinsuke Nakamura

NXT Brand Current Champions

Karrion Kross NXT Champions 2020

NXT ChampionKarrion Kross

DATE WON8 April 2021
Reigns No.2
Reigns Days4+

Karion Kross won the title back from Finn Balor at NXT TakeOver Stand & Deliver: 2021.

Next NXT Champion Prediction: Pete Dunne

Last 3 NXT Champions:

  • Finn Balor
  • Karrion Kross
  • Keith Lee
Raquel González NXT Women's Champion

NXT Women’s ChampionRaquel Gonzalez

DATE WON7 April 2021
Reigns No.1
Reigns Days5+

Raquel Gonzalez ended Io Shirai’s 9 months NXT Women’s title reign at NXT TakeOver: Stand & Deliver night 1 on 7 April 2021.

Next NXT Women’s Champion Prediction: Shotzi Blackheart

Last 3 NXT Women’s Champions:

  • Io Shirai
  • Charlotte Flair
  • Rhea Ripley
Johnny Gargano North American Champion 2020

NXT North American ChampionJohnny Gargano

DATE WON6 December 2020
Reigns No.3
Reigns Days126+

Johnny Gargano defeated Damian Preist to win the North American title at NXT Halloween Havoc Special. However, Leon Ruff pulled off a shock win against Johnny Gargano to win the title next week after Damian Priest provided some distraction. Gargano won the title back at NXT TakeOver: WarGames 2020 in a triple threat match against Ruff and Priest to become the first-ever three times NXT North American title holder.

Next NXT North American Champion Prediction: Dexter Lumis

Last 3 NXT North American Champions:

  • Leon Ruff
  • Johnny Garagano
  • Damian Preist

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NXT Cruiserweight Champion– Santos Escobar

DATE WONMay 27, 2020
Reigns No.1
Reigns Days334+

Jordan Devlin won the was stuck in the UK due to travel restrictions. NXT held a tournament to crown an interim champion which was won by Santos Escobar(as El Hijo Del Fantasma). Escobar defeated Jordan Devlin in a title unification match at NXT TakeOver Stand & Deliver.

Next NXT Cruiserweight Champion Prediction: Drake Maverick

Last 3 WWE Cruiserweight Champions:

  • Jordan Devlin
  • Angel Garza
  • Lio Rush
MSK NXT Tag Team Champions

NXT Tag Team ChampionMSK

DATE WONApril 7, 2021
Reigns No.1
Reigns Days5+

MSK won the vacant NXT Tag Team Championship at NXT TakeOver: Stand & Deliver Night 1 after defeating Grizzled Young Vetrans and Legado Del Fantasma in a triple threat tag team match.

Next NXT Tag Team Championship Prediction: Legado Del Fantasma

Last 3 NXT Tag Team Champions:

  • Danny Burch and Oney Lorcan
  • Breezango (Fandango & Tyler Breeze)
  • Imperium (Fabian Archer & Marcel Barthel)
Ember Moon & Shotzi Blackheart NXT Women Tag Team Championship

NXT Women’s Tag Team ChampionShotzi Blackheart & Ember Moon

DATE WON10 March 2021
Reigns No.1
Reigns Days32+

NXT Women’s Tag Team Championship was revealed on 10 March 2021 episode of NXT. Women’s Dusty Rhodes Classics Winners – Dakota Kai & Rachel Gonzalez were crowned the first champions. Shotzi Blackheart & Ember Moon challenged them and won the title from them the same day.

Next Champion prediction: The Way(Indi Hartwell & Candice LeRae)

Last NXT Women’s Tag Team Champions: Raquel Gonzalez & Dakota Kai

NXT UK Brand Current Champions

Walter WWE UK Champion

NXT UK ChampionWALTER

DATE WON5 April 2019
Reigns No.1
Reigns Days753+

WALTER put an end to the 600 days reign on Pete Dunne at NXT TakeOver: New York to start a long reign of his own. He defended the title on multiple occasions since then, most notable at NXT TakeOver: Cardiff to beat Tyler Bate.

Next Champion prediction: Finn Balor

Previous United Kingdom Champions:

  • Pete Dunne
  • Tyler Bate
Kay Lee Ray NXT UK Women's Champion

NXT UK Women’s ChampionKay Lee Ray

DATE WON31 August 2019
Reigns No.1
Reigns Days589+

Kay Lee Ray became the first UK born wrestler to hold the NXT UK Women’s Championship when she defeated Toni Storm to become the champion.

Next Champion prediction: Piper Niven

Previous NXT UK Women’s Champions:

  • Toni Storm 
  • Rhea Ripley
A-Kid wins NXT UK Heritage Cup tournament

NXT UK Heritage Cup Champion– A-Kid

DATE WON26 November 2020
Reigns No.1
Reigns Days136+

A-Kid become the first NXT UK Heritage cup champion after winning the knockout tournament. He defeated Flash Morgan Webster in the first round of the tournament and Naom Dar in the second round, before defeating Trent Seven in the final to win the cup.

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NXT UK Tag Team ChampionPretty Deadly (Lewis Howley & Sam Stoker)

DATE WON25 February 2021
Reigns No.1
Reigns Days45+

Pretty Deadly pair of Lewis Howley & Sam Stoker defeated Gallus on 25 February 2021 episode of NXT UK to end their 479 days as the champions

Next NXT UK Tag Team Champion prediction: Imperium

Previous NXT UK Tag Team Champions:

  • Gallus(Wolfgang & Mark Coffey)
  • Flash Morgan Webster & Mark Andrews
  • Zack Gibson and James Drake

Unbranded Current Champions

Nia Bazler

Women’s Tag Team Champion – Nia Jax & Shayna Baszler

DATE WON31 January 2021
Reigns No.2
Reigns Days70+

Nia Jax & Shayna Baszler defeated Asuka & Charlotte Flair at Royal Rumble 2021 to win women’s tag team champions for the second time..

Next Champion prediction: Ruby Riott & Liv Morgan

Previous WWE Women’s Tag Team Champions:

  • Asuka & Charlotte Flair
  • Nia Jax & Shayna Baszler
  • Sasha Banks & Bayley
R-Truth WWE 24/7 Champion

WWE 24/7 Champion -R-Truth

DATE WONMarch 21, 2021
Reigns No.51
Reigns Days21+

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List Of Current WWE Champions & Predicted Future WWE Champions

CHAMPIONSHIPCURRENT CHAMPIONSPREDICTED FUTURE CHAMPIONS
WWE ChampionBobby LashleyDrew McIntyre
Universal ChampionRoman ReignsThe Fiend Bray Wyatt
NXT ChampionKarrion KrossPete Dunne
NXT UK ChampionWalterFinn Balor
Raw Women’s ChampionRhea RipleyShayna Baszler
SmackDown Women’s ChampionBianca BelairBecky Lynch
NXT Women’s ChampionRaquel GonzalezShotzi Blackheart
NXT UK Women’s ChampionKay Lee RayPiper Niven
NXT Cruiserweight ChampionJordan Devlin
Santos Escobar(interim)
Drake Maverick
United States ChampionSheamusKeith Lee
Intercontinental ChampionApollo CrewsBig E
NXT North American ChampionJohnny GarganoTimothy Thatcher
NXT UK Heritage Cup ChampionshipA-KidTrent Seven
Raw Tag Team ChampionsAJ Styles & OmosT-Bar & Mace
SmackDown Tag Team ChampionsDolph Ziggler & R-truthStreet Profits
NXT Tag Team ChampionsMSK(Wes Lee & Nash Carter)Legado Del Fantasma
NXT UK Tag Team ChampionsPretty Deadly(Lewis Howley & Sam Stoker)Imperium
WWE Women’s Tag Team ChampionsNia Jax & Shayna BaszlerRuby Riott & Liv Morgan
NXT Women’s Tag Team Champion Shotzi Blackheart & Ember MoonIndi Hartwell & Candice LeRae
WWE 24/7 ChampionR-TruthAkira Tozawa

FAQ’S:

Who is the current wwe universal champion?

Roman Reigns
Date Won: 30 August 2020
Reign No:
2

Who is the current wwe champion?

Bobby Lashley
Date Won: 1 March 2021
Reign No: 1

Who is the current NXT champion?

Karrion Kross
Date Won: 8 April 2021
Reign No:
2


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