About WWE Cruiserweight Championship
The WWE Cruiserweight Championship was created in September 2016 as the top prize in Monday Night Raw’s Cruiserweight Division, featuring the best athletes in the world under 205 lbs. The title was introduced during the Finale of the 2016 Cruiserweight Classic, and presented to the winner of the 32-man tournament.
Who is the current cruiserweight champion?
Currently Drew Gulak holds the title of WWE Cruiserweight Championship after defeating Akira Tozawa in WWE Stomping Ground 2019 Triple threat match.
Who was the first ever cruiserweight champion?
The inaugural champion was T.J. Perkins, who was awarded the title for winning the Cruiserweight Classic on September 14, 2016