Here is the who, what, where, when and why of pro wrestling’s top champions for another month.
46 day reign
defeated then-WWE World Heavyweight Champion Randy Orton and Batista in a triple threat match at WrestleMania XXX.
18 day reign
defeated then-Champion Big E at the Extreme Rules pay per view on May 4.
next Title defense: versus Rob Van Dam at the Extreme Rules pay per view on June 1.
17 day reign
won a 20-man battle royal on the May 5 edition of Monday Night RAW to win the Championship. Then-Champion Dean Ambrose was a part of the battle royal.
Jimmy & Jey Uso
80 day reign
defeated then-Champions The New Age Outlaws (The Road Dogg & Billy Gunn) on the March 3 edition of WWE Monday Night RAW
45 day reign
defeated then-Champion AJ Lee on the April 7 edition of WWE Monday Night RAW.
WWE NXT Champion
84 day reign
defeated then-Champion Bo Dallas in a Ladder match on the NXT Arrival special that aired on the WWE Network on February 27.
next Title defense: versus Tyson Kidd at the NXT Takeover special that airs on the WWE Network on May 29.
WWE NXT Tag Team Champions
The Ascension (Viktor & Konnor)
252 day reign
defeated then-Champions Corey Graves & Adrian Neville at the September 12, 2013 NXT television taping. The match aired on NXT on September 25.
next Title defense: versus Kalisto & El Local at the NXT Takeover special that airs on the WWE Network on May 29.
WWE NXT Women’s Champion
Then-champion Paige was stripped of the Championship on April 24 by NXT General Manager John “Bradshaw” Layfield because she could not hold both the WWE Divas Championship and WWE NXT Women’s Championship at the same time. The finals of an eight-woman tournament will be held at the NXT Takeover special that airs on the WWE Network on May 29.
TNA World Heavyweight Champion
42 day reign
next Title defense: versus MVP at the Slammiversaery pay per view on June 15.
TNA X-Division Champion
81 day reign
defeated then-Champion Austin Aries on March 2 at the TNA Wrestling/Wrestle-1 co-promoted event in Tokyo, Japan.
TNA World Tag Team Champions
25 day reign
defeated then-Champions The BroMans (Robbie E & Jesse Godderz) and DJ Zema Ion in a handicap match at the Sacrifice pay per view on April 27.
TNA Women’s Champion
25 day reign
defeated then-Champion Madison Rayne at the Sacrifice pay per view on April 27.
TNA Television Champion
354 day reign
defeated then-Champion Devon at the Slammiversary pay per view on June 2, 2013.
TNA Women’s Tag Team Champions
Then-Champions ODB & Eric Young were forced to vacate the Championships on the June 20 episode of Impact Wrestling by Knockouts Division Executive Brooke Hogan due to Young being a male. The Championship was then officially deactivated on June 27 and removed from the ImpactWrestling.com website.
ROH World Heavyweight Champion
244 day reign
defeated Michael Elgin in the finals of the a 16-man tournament to crown a new Champion. The Championship was vacated on July 3, 2013 due to a storyline injury to then-Champion Jay Briscoe. The semi-finals and finals of the tournament happened at the Death Before Dishonor XI event on September 20, 2013.
next Title defense: versus the winner of a Six Man Scramble on June 6 in Carbondale, Illinois.
ROH World Tag Team Champions
reDRagon (Kyle O’Reilly & Bobby Fish)
5 day reign
defeated then-Champions The Young Bucks (Nick & Matt Jackson) on May 17 at ROH/NJPW War of the Worlds.
ROH World Television Champion
48 day reign
defeated then-Champion Tommaso Ciampa on April 4 in a 2-out-of-3 Falls Match at Supercard of Honor VIII.