NXT Alums Who Went on to Hold Major Championships

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When WWE NXT first started, it involved pros from the main roster mentoring NXT rookies. Eventually, WWE decided to turn NXT into its developmental system. Since its inception, there are many great Superstars to come out of NXT and up to the main roster and many would go on to hold major championships. Below is the list of both current and former WWE Superstars to come out of NXT and to go on and hold major championships.

 

AJ Lee – Divas Champion (3x)

 

Alexa Bliss – Raw Women’s Champion (2x), SmackDown Women’s Champion (2x)

 

Bad News Barrett – Intercontinental Champion (5x)

 

Bayley – Raw Women’s Champion (1x)

 

Becky Lynch – SmackDown Women’s Champion (1x)

 

Big E – Intercontinental Champion (1x), Raw Tag Team Champion (2x), SmackDown Tag Team Champion (1x)

 

Bray Wyatt – WWE Champion (1x), SmackDown Tag Team Champion (1x)

 

The Brian Kendrick – Before NXT – World Tag Team Champion (1x), Raw Tag Team Champion (1x), After NXT – WWE Cruiserweight Champion (1x)

 

Chad Gable – SmackDown Tag Team Champion (1x)

 

Charlotte Flair – Divas Champion (1x), Raw Women’s Champion (4x)

 

Curtis Axel – Intercontinental Champion (1x), Raw Tag Team Champion (1x)

 

Daniel Bryan – WWE Champion (3x), World Heavyweight Champion (1x), Intercontinental Champion (1x), United States Champion (1x), Raw Tag Team Champion (1x)

 

Darren Young – Raw Tag Team Champion (1x)

 

David Otunga – Raw Tag Team Champion (2x)

 

Dean Ambrose – WWE Champion (1x), Intercontinental Champion (2x), United States Champion (1x), Raw Tag Team Champion (1x)

 

Finn Balor – Universal Champion (1x)

 

Heath Slater – Raw Tag Team Champion (3x), SmackDown Tag Team Champion (1x)

 

Jason Jordan – SmackDown Tag Team Champion (1x)

 

Justin Gabriel – Raw Tag Team Champion (3x)

 

Kaitlyn – Divas Champion (1x)

 

Kalisto – United States Champion (2x)

 

Kevin Owens – Universal Champion (1x), Intercontinental Champion (2x), United States Champion (3x)

 

Luke Harper – Intercontinental Champion (1x), SmackDown Tag Team Champion (1x)

 

Naomi – SmackDown Women’s Champion (2x)

 

Neville – WWE Cruiserweight Champion (2x)

 

Paige – Divas Champion (2x)

 

Rhyno – Before NXT – Hardcore Champion (3x), After NXT – SmackDown Tag Team Champion (1x)

 

Rich Swann – WWE Cruiserweight Champion (1x)

 

Roman Reigns – WWE Champion (3x), United States Champion (1x), Raw Tag Team Champion (1x)

 

Rusev – United States Champion (2x)

 

Ryback – Intercontinental Champion (1x)

 

Sasha Banks – Raw Women’s Champion (4x)

 

Seth Rollins – WWE Champion (2x), United States Champion (1x), Raw Tag Team Champion (2x)

 

Titus O’Neil – Raw Tag Team Champion (1x)

 

Xavier Woods – Raw Tag Team Champion (2x), SmackDown Tag Team Champion (1x)

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