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CWC
Details
Current
champion(s)
Hideo Itami
Date won April 4, 2021
Date established April 2, 2020
Promotion WWE
Brand 205 Live

The WWE Cruiserweight Championship is a professional wrestling championship created and promoted by the American professional wrestling promotion WWE on the Raw brand. It is defended on both Raw branded and dual branded pay-per-view events, and the cruiserweight-exclusive 205 Live brand. The current champion is Hideo Itami, who is in his first reign.

Unveiled on April 2, 2020, as the award for the inaugural Cruiserweight Classic, which was won by The Brian Kendrick, it is contested in WWE's cruiserweight division by wrestlers at a maximum weight of 205 lb (93 kg). The championship was exclusive to Monday Night Raw until the premiere of 205 Live in June 2020.

Inaugural tournamentEdit

  First Round
(TV)
Quarter-finals
(TV)
Semi-finals
(TV)
Final
(PPV)
                                     
 Neville  
 Noam Dar  
   Neville  
   Akira Tozawa  
 Kalisto
 Akira Tozawa  
   Neville  
   Rich Swann  
 Sin Cara  
 Cedric Alexander  
   Cedric Alexander
   Rich Swann  
 Rich Swann
 Hideo Itami  
   Neville
   Brian Kendrick
 Enzo Amore  
 Roderick Strong  
   Roderick Strong
   Tommaso Ciampa  
 TJP
 Tommaso Ciampa  
   Roderick Strong
   Brian Kendrick  
 Brian Kendrick  
 Jack Gallagher  
   Brian Kendrick
   Johnny Gargano  
 Gran Metalik
 Johnny Gargano  


Title historyEdit

ReignsEdit

No. Wrestler Reign Date Days held Event
1 The Brian Kendrick 1 April 26, 2020 182 Payback
2 Tyson Kidd 1 October 25, 2020 22 Hell in a Cell
3 The Brian Kendrick 2 November 15, 2020 70 Survivor Series
4 Tyson Kidd 2 January 24, 2021 56 Royal Rumble
5 Neville 1 March 21, 2021 14 Fastlane
6 Hideo Itami 1 April 4, 2021 1+ WrestleMania XI

List of combined reignsEdit

Indicates the current champion
Rank Wrestler No. of
reigns
Combined days
1 The Brian Kendrick 2 252
2 Tyson Kidd 2 78
3 Neville 1 14
4 Hideo Itami † 1 1+