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ECW Championship

ECW Championship

(also known as: NWA:Eastern Championship Wrestling Heavyweight Championship)

 WON BY  WON FROM  DATE  LOCATION  EVENT  NOTES
 Jimmy Snuka  Salvatore Bellomo  04/25/92  Mount Tabor, PA  ECW live event  Snuka defeated Bellomo in a tournament final to become the first NWA:ECW Heavyweight Champion
 Johnny Hotbody  Jimmy Snuka  04/26/92  Philadelphia, PA  ECW live event  
 Jimmy Snuka (2)  Johnny Hotbody  07/14/92  Philadelphia, PA  ECW live event  
 Don Muraco  Jimmy Snuka  09/30/92  Philadelphia, PA  ECW live event  
 The Sandman  Don Muraco  11/16/92  Philadelphia, PA  ECW live event  
 Don Muraco (2)  The Sandman  04/03/93  Radnor, PA  ECW live event  
 Tito Santana  Don Muraco  08/08/93  Philadelphia, PA  ECW live event  
 Shane Douglas  Tito Santana  09/09/93  Roanoke, VA  ECW live event  Douglas won the title via forfeit
 Sabu  Shane Douglas  10/02/93  Philadelphia, PA  ECW Bloodfest: Part 2  
 Terry Funk  Sabu  12/26/93  Philadelphia, PA  ECW Holiday Hell  
 Shane Douglas (2)  Terry Funk  03/26/94  Devon, PA  ECW Ultimate Jeopardy  This was an 8-man Ultimate Jeopardy match also involving Johnny Grunge, Road Warrior Hawk, Mr. Hughes, Rocco Rock, Kevin Sullivan and The Tasmaniac. On 08/27/04 Eastern Championship Wrestling left the NWA, was renamed Extreme Championship Wrestling, and recognised Shane Douglas as the first ECW World Heavyweight Champion after he relinquished the NWA World Heavyweight title
 The Sandman (2)  Shane Douglas  04/15/95  Philadelphia, PA  ECW Hostile City Showdown  
 Mikey Whipwreck  The Sandman  10/28/95  Philadelphia, PA  ECW live event  
 The Sandman (3)  Mikey Whipwreck  12/09/95  Philadelphia, PA  ECW December To Dismember  This was a 3-way elimination match also involving Steve Austin
 Raven  The Sandman  01/27/96  Philadelphia, PA  ECW live event  
 The Sandman (4)  Raven  10/05/96  Philadelphia, PA  ECW Ultimate Jeopardy  Sandman and Tommy Dreamer defeated Brian Lee and Stevie Richards in a tag team match. As Raven no-showed the event, Sandman won the title by scoring the winning pinfall
 Raven (2)  The Sandman  12/07/96  Philadelphia, PA  ECW Holiday Hell  
 Terry Funk (2)  Raven  04/13/97  Philadelphia, PA  ECW Barely Legal  
 Sabu (2)  Terry Funk  08/09/97  Philadelphia, PA  ECW Born To Be Wired  
 Shane Douglas (3)  Sabu  08/17/97  Ft. Lauderdale, FL  ECW Hardcore Heaven  This was a 3-way elimination match also involving Terry Funk
 Bam Bam Bigelow  Shane Douglas  10/16/97  New York, NY  ECW live event  
 Shane Douglas (4)  Bam Bam Bigelow  11/30/97  Monaca, PA  ECW November To Remember  
 Taz  Shane Douglas  01/10/99  Kissimmee, FL  ECW Guilty As Charged  
 Mike Awesome  Taz  09/19/99  Villa Park, IL  ECW Anarchy Rulz  This was a 3-way elimination match also involving Masato Tanaka
 Masato Tanaka  Mike Awesome  12/17/99  Nashville, TN  ECW On TNN  
 Mike Awesome (2)  Masato Tanaka  12/23/99  White Plains, NY  ECW On TNN  
 Taz (2)  Mike Awesome  04/13/00  Indianapolis, IN  ECW On TNN  
 Tommy Dreamer  Taz  04/22/00  Philadelphia, PA  ECW Cyberslam  
 Justin Credible  Tommy Dreamer  04/22/00  Philadelphia, PA  ECW Cyberslam  
 Jerry Lynn  Justin Credible  10/01/00  St. Paul, MN  ECW Anarchy Rulz  
 Steve Corino  Jerry Lynn  11/05/00  Villa Park, IL  ECW November To Remember  This was a 4-way Double Jeopardy match also involving Justin Credible and The Sandman
 The Sandman (5)  Steve Corino  01/07/01  New York, NY  ECW Guilty As Charged  This was a 3-way Tables, Ladders, Chairs & Canes match also involving Justin Credible
 Rhino  The Sandman  01/07/01  New York, NY  ECW Guilty As Charged  ECW filed for bankruptcy on 04/04/01 and all titles are deactivated soon after. World Wrestling Entertainment purchased the ECW assets in 2003
 Rob Van Dam  -  06/13/06  Trenton, NJ  WWE ECW  The ECW Championship is reactivated by WWE for it's new ECW brand, and representative Paul Heyman awarded the title to Van Dam as a reward for winning the WWE Championship two days previously. The two titles are not unified however
 The Big Show  Rob Van Dam  07/04/06  Philadelphia, PA  WWE ECW  
 Bobby Lashley  The Big Show  12/03/06  Augusta, GA  ECW December To Dismember  This was a 6-man Elimination Chamber match also involving Hardcore Holly, CM Punk, Test and Rob Van Dam
 Vince McMahon  Bobby Lashley  04/29/07  Atlanta, GA  WWE Backlash  This was a 3-on-1 handicap match pitting Lashley against Shane McMahon, Vince McMahon and Umaga. Vince McMahon's pinfall meant he won the title
 Bobby Lashley (2)  Vince McMahon  06/03/07  Jacksonville, FL  WWE One Night Stand  Title is vacated on 06/11/07 when Lashley is drafted from ECW to Raw
 John Morrison  CM Punk  06/24/07  Houston, TX  WWE Vengeance  Morrison, at this point using the name Johnny Nitro, defeated Punk to win the vacant title
 CM Punk  John Morrison  09/01/07  Cincinnati, OH  WWE ECW  
 Chavo Guerrero  CM Punk  01/22/08  Charlottesville, VA  WWE ECW  
 Kane  Chavo Guerrero  03/30/08  Orlando, FL  WWE WrestleMania XXIV  
 Mark Henry  Kane  06/29/08  Dallas, TX  WWE Night Of Champions  This was a 3-way match also involving The Big Show
 Matt Hardy  Mark Henry  09/07/08  Cleveland, OH  WWE Unforgiven  This was a 5-man Championship Scramble match also involving Finlay, Chavo Guerrero and The Miz
 Jack Swagger  Matt Hardy  01/12/09  Sioux City, IA  WWE ECW  
 Christian  Jack Swagger  04/26/09  Providence, RI  WWE Backlash  
 Tommy Dreamer (2)  Christian  06/07/09  New Orleans, LA  WWE Extreme Rules  This was a 3-way hardcore match also involving Jack Swagger
 Christian (2)  Tommy Dreamer  07/26/09  Philadelphia, PA  WWE Night Of Champions  
 Ezekiel Jackson  Christian  02/16/10  Kansas City, MO  WWE ECW  WWE discontinued the ECW brand after this event, effectively rendering Jackson as the last ever ECW Champion