List of WWE Women's Tag Team Champions

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Two-time, longest reigning, and current champions The Kabuki Warriors: Asuka (left, who also has the most individual reigns with four) and Kairi Sane (right)

The WWE Women's Tag Team Championship is a women's professional wrestling world tag team championship created and promoted by the American promotion WWE. Announced on December 24, 2018, it is the only women's tag team championship in WWE, thus is available to both main roster brands, Raw and SmackDown, and the developmental brand, NXT. The championship was originally created to be available to all three brands but it ceased appearing on NXT after the establishment of the NXT Women's Tag Team Championship in 2021. In June 2023, the WWE Women's Tag Team Championship became available to NXT again after the NXT Women's Tag Team Championship was unified into the WWE Women's Tag Team Championship.

The championship is generally contested in professional wrestling matches, in which participants execute scripted finishes rather than contend in direct competition. The inaugural championship team was Bayley and Sasha Banks from Raw, who at the time went by the team name of The Boss 'n' Hug Connection and won the title in a tag team Elimination Chamber match at the 2019 Elimination Chamber event. The Kabuki Warriors (Asuka and Kairi Sane) from SmackDown are the current champions in their record-tying second reign. Individually, this is Asuka's record-setting fourth reign and Sane's second reign. They won the title by defeating Kayden Carter and Katana Chance on the January 26, 2024, episode of SmackDown.

As of April 11, 2024, there have been 24 reigns between 19 teams composed of 30 individual champions and two vacancies. As a team, Bayley and Sasha Banks, Alexa Bliss and Nikki Cross, Nia Jax and Shayna Baszler, Damage CTRL (Dakota Kai and Iyo Sky), Raquel Rodriguez and Liv Morgan, and The Kabuki Warriors (Asuka and Kairi Sane) are tied for the most reigns at two, while individually, Asuka has the record with four reigns. As a team, The Kabuki Warriors (Asuka and Kairi Sane)'s first reign is the longest reign at 171 or 172 days (180 days as recognized by WWE due to tape delay), while the team of Bliss and Asuka have the shortest reign at 5 days (4 days as recognized by WWE). As a team, The Kabuki Warriors have the longest combined reign at 247+ days, while individually, Asuka has the longest combined reign at 294+ days. Lita is the oldest champion, winning the title at 47 years old, while Rhea Ripley is the youngest, winning it at 24.

Title history[edit]

Key
No. Overall reign number
Reign Reign number for the specific team—reign numbers for the individuals are in parentheses, if different
Days Number of days held
Days recog. Number of days held recognized by the promotion
+ Current reign is changing daily
No. Champion Championship change Reign statistics Notes Ref.
Date Event Location Reign Days Days recog.
WWE: Raw, SmackDown, and NXT
1 The Boss 'n' Hug Connection
(Bayley and Sasha Banks)
February 17, 2019 Elimination Chamber Houston, TX 1 49 49 This was a tag team Elimination Chamber match to determine the inaugural champions, also involving the teams of Nia Jax and Tamina, The Riott Squad (Liv Morgan and Sarah Logan), Mandy Rose and Sonya Deville, The IIconics (Billie Kay and Peyton Royce), and Carmella and Naomi. The Boss 'n' Hug Connection lastly eliminated Rose and Deville to become the inaugural champions. [1]
2 The IIconics
(Billie Kay and Peyton Royce)
April 7, 2019 WrestleMania 35 East Rutherford, NJ 1 120 120 This was a fatal four-way tag team match, also involving the teams of Nia Jax and Tamina and the Divas of Doom (Beth Phoenix and Natalya). [2]
3 Alexa Bliss and Nikki Cross August 5, 2019 Raw Pittsburgh, PA 1 62 61 This was a fatal four-way tag team elimination match, also involving the teams of Mandy Rose and Sonya Deville and The Kabuki Warriors (Asuka and Kairi Sane). Bliss lastly pinned Sane to win the title. [3]
4 The Kabuki Warriors
(Asuka and Kairi Sane)
October 6, 2019 Hell in a Cell Sacramento, CA 1 171 or 172 180 WWE recognizes this reign as ending on April 4, 2020, when the following match aired on tape delay. [4]
5 Alexa Bliss and Nikki Cross March 25 or 26, 2020 WrestleMania 36
Part 1
Orlando, FL 2 62 or 61 62 WrestleMania was taped on March 25 and 26, but it is unknown which day this match was taped. WWE recognizes this reign as beginning on April 4, 2020, and ending on June 5, 2020, when the matches aired on tape delay. [5]
6 Bayley and Sasha Banks May 26, 2020 SmackDown Orlando, FL 2 96 85 Previously known as The Boss 'n' Hug Connection. WWE recognizes this reign as beginning on June 5, 2020, when the match aired on tape delay. [6][7][8]
7 Nia Jax and Shayna Baszler August 30, 2020 Payback Orlando, FL 1 112 112 [9]
8 Asuka and Charlotte Flair December 20, 2020 TLC: Tables, Ladders & Chairs St. Petersburg, FL 1
(2, 1)
42 41 [10]
9 Nia Jax and Shayna Baszler January 31, 2021 Royal Rumble
Kickoff
St. Petersburg, FL 2 103 103 With the establishment of the NXT Women's Tag Team Championship on March 10, 2021, the WWE Women's Tag Team Championship became no longer available to NXT. [11]
WWE: Raw and SmackDown
10 Natalya and Tamina May 14, 2021 SmackDown Tampa, FL 1 129 129 [12]
11 Nikki A.S.H. and Rhea Ripley September 20, 2021 Raw Raleigh, NC 1
(3, 1)
63 63 Nikki A.S.H. was previously known as Nikki Cross. [13]
12 Carmella and Queen Zelina November 22, 2021 Raw Brooklyn, NY 1 132 131 [14]
13 Naomi and Sasha Banks April 3, 2022 WrestleMania 38
Night 2
Arlington, TX 1
(1, 3)
47 46 This was a fatal four-way tag team match, also involving the teams of Liv Morgan and Rhea Ripley and Natalya and Shayna Baszler. [15]
Vacated May 20, 2022 SmackDown Grand Rapids, MI Vacated after Sasha Banks and Naomi legitimately walked out of a scheduled appearance on the May 16, 2022, episode of Raw due to claims of mistreatment of the titles and the division as a whole, which led to the duo being suspended indefinitely (they both later left the company). [16]
14 Aliyah and Raquel Rodriguez August 29, 2022 Raw Pittsburgh, PA 1 14 13 Defeated Dakota Kai and Iyo Sky in the finals of an eight-team tournament to win the vacant championship. [17]
15 Damage CTRL
(Dakota Kai and Iyo Sky)
September 12, 2022 Raw Portland, OR 1 49 48 [18]
16 Alexa Bliss and Asuka October 31, 2022 Raw Dallas, TX 1
(3, 3)
5 4 [19]
17 Damage CTRL
(Dakota Kai and Iyo Sky)
November 5, 2022 Crown Jewel Riyadh, Saudi Arabia 2 114 114 [20]
18 Becky Lynch and Lita February 27, 2023 Raw Grand Rapids, MI 1 42 41 For the title defense on the April 10, 2023, episode of Raw, Trish Stratus replaced an injured Lita, but was not recognized as champion. [21]
19 Raquel Rodriguez and Liv Morgan April 10, 2023 Raw Seattle, WA 1
(2, 1)
39 39 Trish Stratus filled in for Lita, who suffered a kayfabe injury prior to the match; Stratus also took the pin. [22]
Vacated May 19, 2023 SmackDown Columbia, SC Vacated after Liv Morgan suffered a shoulder injury. [23]
20 Ronda Rousey and Shayna Baszler May 29, 2023 Raw Albany, NY 1
(1, 3)
33 32 Defeated the teams of Raquel Rodriguez and Shotzi, Damage CTRL (Bayley and Iyo Sky), and Sonya Deville and Chelsea Green in a fatal four-way tag team match for the vacant title.
On the June 23, 2023, episode of SmackDown, Rousey and Baszler defeated Alba Fyre and Isla Dawn to unify the NXT Women's Tag Team Championship into the WWE Women's Tag Team Championship, making the title available to NXT again.
[24][25]
WWE: Raw, SmackDown, and NXT
21 Raquel Rodriguez and Liv Morgan July 1, 2023 Money in the Bank London, England 2
(3, 2)
16 16 [26]
22 Chelsea Green and Sonya Deville/Piper Niven July 17, 2023 Raw Atlanta, GA
(Green and Deville)
Winnipeg, MB, Canada
(Green and Niven)
1 154 154 Deville suffered a torn ACL and was forced to relinquish her share of the title. On the August 14, 2023, episode of Raw, Niven declared herself as Green's new championship partner. WWE recognizes this as a continuation of Green's reign that began with Deville. Deville is only recognized as champion for 28 days and Niven is recognized as champion for 126 days. [27][28]
23 Katana Chance and Kayden Carter December 18, 2023 Raw Des Moines, IA 1 39 38 [29]
24 The Kabuki Warriors
(Asuka and Kairi Sane)
January 26, 2024 SmackDown Miami, FL 2
(4, 2)
76+ 76+ [30]

Combined reigns[edit]

As of April 11, 2024.

Indicates the current champion
¤ The exact length of at least one title reign is uncertain; the combined length may not be correct

By team[edit]

Sasha Banks and Bayley—the inaugural and record tying two-time champions as a team; during their inaugural reign, they were known as The Boss 'n' Hug Connection, while during their second reign, they were known simply as Bayley and Sasha Banks
Rank Team No. of
reigns
Combined
days
Combined days
rec. by WWE
1 The Kabuki Warriors
(Asuka and Kairi Sane)
2 ¤247+ 256+
2 Nia Jax and Shayna Baszler 2 215
3 Damage CTRL
(Dakota Kai and Iyo Sky)
2 163 162
4 Bayley and Sasha Banks 2[a] 145 134
5 Carmella and Queen Zelina 1 132 131
6 Natalya and Tamina 1 129
7 Chelsea Green and Piper Niven 1 126
8 Alexa Bliss and Nikki Cross 2 ¤123 123
9 The IIconics
(Billie Kay and Peyton Royce)
1 120
10 Nikki A.S.H. and Rhea Ripley 1 63
11 Raquel Rodriguez and Liv Morgan 2 55
12 Naomi and Sasha Banks 1 47 46
13 Asuka and Charlotte Flair 1 42 41
Becky Lynch and Lita 1
15 Katana Chance and Kayden Carter 1 39 38
16 Ronda Rousey and Shayna Baszler 1 33 32
17 Chelsea Green and Sonya Deville 1 28
18 Aliyah and Raquel Rodriguez 1 14 13
19 Alexa Bliss and Asuka 1 5 4

By wrestler[edit]

Record four-time champion individually, Asuka, who is the longest combined-reigning champion at 294+ days
Rank Wrestler No. of
reigns
Combined
days
Combined days
rec. by WWE
1 Asuka 4 ¤294+ 300+
2 Kairi Sane 2 ¤247+ 256+
3 Shayna Baszler 3 248 247
4 Nia Jax 2 215
5 Sasha Banks 3 192 180
6 Nikki Cross 3[b] ¤186 186
7 Dakota Kai 2 163 162
Iyo Sky
9 Chelsea Green 1 154
10 Bayley 2 145 134
11 Carmella 1 132 131
Queen Zelina
13 Natalya 1 129
Tamina
15 Alexa Bliss 3 ¤128 127
16 Piper Niven 1 126
17 Billie Kay 1 120
Peyton Royce
19 Raquel Rodriguez 3 69 68
20 Rhea Ripley 1 63
21 Liv Morgan 2 55
22 Naomi 1 47 46
23 Becky Lynch 1 42 41
Charlotte Flair
Lita
26 Katana Chance 1 39 38
Kayden Carter
28 Ronda Rousey 1 33 32
29 Sonya Deville 1 28
30 Aliyah 1 14 13

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ The team was known as The Boss 'n' Hug Connection during their first reign.
  2. ^ She was known as Nikki A.S.H. during her third reign with Rhea Ripley.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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