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WWE NXT Championship

With a lineage that already includes elite WWE Superstars like Big E and Seth Rollins, the NXT Championship has quickly established itself as not only a major title, but a gateway to bigger things for the breakout competitors of NXT. Want to see the future of sports-entertainment? Keep an eye on this championship.


Keith Lee is the reigning WWE NXT Champion. He is also the first-ever WWE Superstar to hold the NXT Championship and NXT North American Championship simultaneously.


  1. List of NXT Champions


NXT Champion Karrion Kross


Current NXT Champion: Karrion Kross


List of NXT Champions


ChampionDateDays recog.
Seth RollinsJuly 26, 2012133
Big EDecember 6, 2012153
Bo DallasMay 23, 2013260
NevilleFebruary 27, 2014286
Sami ZaynDecember 11, 201462
Kevin OwensFebruary 11, 2015142
Finn BálorJuly 4, 2015292
Samoa JoeApril 21, 2016121
Shinsuke NakamuraAugust 20, 201691
Samoa JoeNovember 19, 201613
Shinsuke NakamuraDecember 3, 201656
Robert RoodeJanuary 28, 2017202
Drew McIntyreAugust 19, 201791
AndradeNovember 18, 2017139
Aleister BlackApril 7, 2018108
Tommaso CiampaJuly 18, 2018237
Johnny GarganoApril 5, 201956
Adam ColeJune 1, 2019403
Keith LeeJuly 8, 202044
Karrion KrossAugust 22, 20204
VacatedAugust 26, 2020-
Finn BálorSeptember 8, 2020212
Karrion KrossApril 8, 20211+


*updated on April 08th, 2021


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