Wrestlemania 35, a pay-per-view event of the World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE), took place in the United States of America on Sunday, April , 2019, and the following are the new champions who emerged at the end of the event.
At the top of WWE’s championship hierarchy are the WWE Universal Championship on Raw and the WWE Championship on SmackDown. The Universal Championship is held by Seth Rollins, who won the title by defeating Brock Lesnar at WrestleMania 35 on April 7, 2019. The WWE Champion is Kofi Kingston, who is in his first reign. He won the title on April 7, 2019 at WrestleMania 35 by defeating Daniel Bryan.
Secondary titles in WWE include the WWE Intercontinental Championship for Raw and the WWE United States Championship for SmackDown. The Intercontinental Championship is held by Finn Bálor, who is in his second reign. He won the title by defeating Bobby Lashley at WrestleMania 35. The United States Championship is held by Samoa Joe, who is in his first reign. He won the title by defeating previous champion R-Truth, Rey Mysterio and Andrade on the March 5 episode of SmackDown Live.
The WWE Cruiserweight Championship is the top championship for the 205 Live brand, exclusive for wrestlers 205 lb (93 kg) and under; the only championship in WWE with a weight limit. The title is held by Tony Nese, who is in his first reign. He won the title by defeating Buddy Murphy on April 7, 2019, at the WrestleMania 35 pre-show.
The WWE Raw Women’s Championship is held by Becky Lynch, who is in her first reign. She defeated Ronda Rousey on April 7, 2019, at WrestleMania 35 in a Winner Take All triple threat match, also involving Charlotte Flair. The WWE SmackDown Women’s Championship is held by Becky Lynch as well, who is in her record third reign. She won the title by defeating previous champion Charlotte Flair at WrestleMania 35 on April 7, 2019 in a Winner Take All match.
The WWE Raw Tag Team Championship is held by Curt Hawkins and Zack Ryder, who are in their second reign, both as a team and individually. They won the titles by defeating previous champions The Revival on the WrestleMania 35 pre-show. The WWE SmackDown Tag Team Championship is held by The Usos, who are in their record fourth reign. They won the titles by defeating The Miz and Shane McMahon at Elimination Chamber.
The WWE Women’s Tag Team Championship is the only tag team championship for female wrestlers in WWE, and is shared between the Raw, SmackDown, and NXT brands. It is currently held by The IIconics (Billie Kay and Peyton Royce) from the SmackDown brand in their first reign, both as a tag team and individually. They won the titles by defeating Nia Jax and Tamina, Natalya and Beth Phoenix, and inaugural champions The Boss ‘n Hug Connection (Bayley and Sasha Banks) in a tag team fatal 4-way match at WrestleMania 35.
The top title of NXT is the NXT Championship. It is currently held by Johnny Gargano after defeating Adam Cole for the vacant championship at NXT TakeOver: New York in a 2 out of 3 falls match after former champion Tommaso Ciampa relinquished the title on the March 13 taping of NXT . The secondary title of NXT is the NXT North American Championship, which is held by first time title holder Velveteen Dream, who defeated Johnny Gargano on January 30, 2019 during the NXT tapings (aired February 20). The NXT Women’s Championship is held by record two-time champion Shayna Baszler. She won the title by defeating Kairi Sane at Evolution on October 28, 2018. The NXT Tag Team Championship is held by first time champions The War Raiders (Raymond Rowe and Hanson). They won the titles by defeating The Undisputed Era (Kyle O’Reilly and Roderick Strong) on the January 26, 2019 at NXT TakeOver: Phoenix.
The WWE United Kingdom Championship is the top championship of NXT UK. The current champion is Walter. Walter, who is in his first reign, won the title by defeating Pete Dunne at NXT TakeOver: New York on April 5 2019. The NXT UK Women’s Championship is held by Toni Storm, who defeated inaugural title holder Rhea Ripley on January 12, 2019 at NXT UK TakeOver: Blackpool. The NXT UK Tag Team Championship is held by the team of Zack Gibson and James Drake, who defeated Moustache Mountain (Trent Seven and Tyler Bate) in a tournament final at NXT UK TakeOver: Blackpool on January 12, 2019 to become the inaugural champions.
- Note that the WWE Women’s Tag Team Championship is shared between Raw, SmackDown and NXT, but for the purposes of this chart the champions will be listed on their home brand.