AEW World Tag Team Championship

Professional wrestling

The AEW World Tag Team Championship is a professional wrestling championship in All Elite Wrestling (AEW). It is the top tag team championship in AEW.

AEW World Tag Team Championship
Record setting three-time and longest reigning champions, The Young Bucks
Details
PromotionAll Elite Wrestling
Date establishedOctober 30, 2019
Current champion(s)The Young Bucks
(Matthew and Nicholas Jackson)
Date wonApril 21, 2024

History change

The title was introduced on June 18, 2019. It was announced that there would be a tournament held to crown the first champions.[1]

The first champions were SoCal Uncensored (Frankie Kazarian and Scorpio Sky). They defeated The Lucha Brothers (Pentagón Jr. and Rey Fénix) at the end of a tournament on the October 30 episode of Dynamite.[2]

Right now the champions are The Young Bucks (Matthew and Nicholas Jackson ), who are in their record-setting third reign, both as a team and individually. They won the title by defeating FTR (Dax Harwood and Cash Wheeler) in a ladder match, which was a tournament final for the vacant title.[3]

Title history change

Key
No. Overall reign number
Reign Reign number for the specific champion
Days Number of days held
+ Current reign is changing daily
No. Champion Championship change Reign statistics Notes Ref.
Date Event Location Reign Days
1 SoCal Uncensored
(Frankie Kazarian and Scorpio Sky)
October 30, 2019 Dynamite Charleston, WV 1 83 Defeated The Lucha Brothers (Pentagón Jr. and Rey Fénix) in the tournament finals to become the first champions. [4]
2 Kenny Omega and "Hangman" Adam Page January 21, 2020 Chris Jericho's Rock 'N' Wrestling Rager at Sea Part Deux: Second Wave Nassau, Bahamas 1 228 Took place aboard Norwegian Pearl, it was taped and was played as part of the January 22 episode of Dynamite. [5]
3 FTR
(Cash Wheeler and Dax Harwood)
September 5, 2020 All Out Jacksonville, FL 1 63 [6]
4 The Young Bucks
(Matt Jackson and Nick Jackson)
November 7, 2020 Full Gear Jacksonville, FL 1 302 This was a Last Chance match. If the The Young Bucks would have lost, they wouldn't have been able to fight for the championship again. FTR's manager Tully Blanchard was also banned from ringside. [7]
5 The Lucha Brothers
(Penta El Zero Miedo and Rey Fénix)
September 5, 2021 All Out Hoffman Estates, IL 1 122 This was a Steel Cage match. [8]
6 Jurassic Express
(Jungle Boy and Luchasaurus)
January 5, 2022 Dynamite Newark, NJ 1 161 [9]
7 The Young Bucks
(Matt Jackson and Nick Jackson)
June 15, 2022 Dynamite:
Road Rager
St. Louis, MO 2 28 This was a ladder match. [10]
8 Swerve in Our Glory
(Keith Lee and Swerve Strickland)
July 13, 2022 Dynamite:
Fyter Fest

Night 1
Savannah, GA 1 70 This was a three-way tag team match. The match also involved Team Taz (Powerhouse Hobbs and Ricky Starks). Team Taz was pinned by Swerve in Our Glory pinned. [11]
9 The Acclaimed
(Anthony Bowens and Max Caster)
September 21, 2022 Dynamite:
Grand Slam
Flushing, Queens, NY 1 140 [12]
10 The Gunns
(Austin Gunn and Colten Gunn)
February 8, 2023 Dynamite:
Championship Fight Night
El Paso, TX 1 56 [13]
11 FTR
(Dax Harwood and Cash Wheeler)
April 5, 2023 Dynamite Elmont, NY 2 411 This was a Title vs. Career match. [14]
12 Ricky Starks and Big Bill October 7, 2023 Collision Salt Lake City, UT 1 226 [15]
13 Sting and Darby Allin February 7, 2024 Dynamite Phoenix, AZ 1 103 This was a tornado tag team match. [16]
Vacated March 3, 2024 Revolution Greensboro, NC Sting and Darby Allin gave up the titles because Sting retired from professional wrestling. [17]
14 The Young Bucks
(Matthew Jackson and Nicholas Jackson)
April 21, 2024 Dynasty St. Louis, MO 3 29+ Defeated FTR (Dax Harwood and Cash Wheeler) in a ladder match, which was a tournament final for the vacant title. Matthew and Nicholas Jackson were previously known Matt and Nick Jackson. [3]

Notes change

  1. 26 days as recognized by AEW.

References change

  1. "The Young Bucks And Cody Officially Announced All Elite Wrestling And Released Some Details". Uproxx. Retrieved October 1, 2023.
  2. "10/30/2019 AEW Dynamite Results: The First Ever AEW World Tag Team Champions Are Crowned". Fightful. Retrieved October 3, 2023.
  3. 3.0 3.1 Powell, Jason (April 21, 2024). "AEW Dynasty results: Powell's live review of Samoa Joe vs. Swerve Strickland for the AEW World Championship, Will Ospreay vs. Bryan Danielson, FTR vs. Young Bucks in a ladder match for the AEW Tag Titles". Pro Wrestling Dot Net. Retrieved April 21, 2024.
  4. "10/30 AEW Dynamite TV results: Powell's live review of the Chris Jericho and Cody contract signing for Full Gear, Pentagon Jr. & Rey Fenix vs. Frankie Kazarian & Scorpio Sky in the tournament finals to become the first AEW Tag Champions, Hangman Page vs. Sammy Guevara". ProWrestling.net. Retrieved October 3, 2023.
  5. "Spoiler notes and results from Jericho cruise AEW Dynamite taping". Fightful. Retrieved October 3, 2023.
  6. "AEW All Out results: Powell's live review of Jon Moxley vs. MJF for the AEW Championship, Kenny Omega & Hangman Page vs. FTR for the AEW Tag Titles, Hikaru Shida vs. Thunder Rosa for the AEW Women's Title, Chris Jericho vs. Orange Cassidy in a Mimosa Mayhem match". ProWrestling.net. Retrieved October 3, 2023.
  7. "AEW Full Gear results: Powell's live review of Jon Moxley vs. Eddie Kingston in an I Quit Match for the AEW Championship, FTR vs. The Young Bucks for the AEW Tag Titles, Cody vs. Darby Allin for the TNT Title, Hikaru Shida vs. Nyla Rose for the AEW Women's Title, Kenny Omega vs. Hangman Page in the eliminator tournament finals". ProWrestling.net. Retrieved October 3, 2023.
  8. "AEW All Out results: Powell's live review of CM Punk vs. Darby Allin, The Young Bucks vs. The Lucha Bros in a cage match for the AEW Tag Titles, Kenny Omega vs. Christian Cage for the AEW Title, Britt Baker vs. Kris Statlander for the AEW Women's Title, Chris Jericho vs. MJF". ProWrestling.net. Retrieved October 3, 2023.
  9. "1/5 AEW Dynamite results: Barnett's live review of Hangman Page vs. Bryan Danielson for the AEW World Championship, Penta El Zero Miedo and Rey Fenix vs. Jungle Boy and Luchasaurus for the AEW Tag Titles, Ruby Soho vs. Jade Cargill to become the first TBS Champion, Malakai Black vs. Brian Pillman Jr". ProWrestling.net. Retrieved October 3, 2023.
  10. "6/15 AEW Dynamite results: Powell's live review of Jungle Boy and Luchasaurus vs. The Young Bucks in a ladder match for the AEW Tag Titles, Chris Jericho vs. Ortiz in a hair vs. hair match, Toni Storm vs. Britt Baker, Will Ospreay vs. Dak Harwood, Ethan Page vs. Miro in an All Atlantic Title qualifying match". ProWrestling.net. Retrieved October 3, 2023.
  11. "7/13 AEW Dynamite results: Powell's live review of Jon Moxley vs. Kenosuke Takeshita in an eliminator match, Wardlow vs. Orange Cassidy for the TNT Title, The Young Bucks vs. Keith Lee and Swerve Strickland vs. Ricky Starks and Powerhouse Hobbs for the AEW Tag Titles, Claudi Castagnoli vs. Jake Hager, Serena Deeb vs. Anna Jay". ProWrestling.net. Retrieved October 3, 2023.
  12. "9/21 AEW Dynamite results: Powell's live review of Jon Moxley vs. Bryan Danielson for the vacant AEW World Championship, Swerve Strickland and Keith Lee vs. The Acclaimed for the AEW Tag Titles, Claudio Castagnoli vs. Chris Jericho for the ROH Title, Toni Storm vs. Athena vs. Britt Baker vs. Serena Deeb for the Interim AEW Women's Title, Pac vs. Orange Cassidy for the AEW All-Atlantic Title". ProWrestling.net. Retrieved October 3, 2023.
  13. "2/8 AEW Dynamite results: Barnett's live review of MJF vs. Konosuke Takeshita, and Jamie Hayter vs. The Bunny in eliminator matches, Bryan Danielson vs. Rush, The Acclaimed vs. Austin Gunn and Colten Gunn for the AEW Tag Titles, The Elite vs. AR Fox and Top Flight for the AEW Trios Titles, Ricky Starks runs the JAS Gauntlet". ProWrestling.net. Retrieved October 3, 2023.
  14. "4/5 AEW Dynamite results: Barnett's live review of The Gunns vs. FTR for the AEW Tag Titles (or FTR must leave AEW), Jamie Hayter vs. Riho for the AEW Women's Title, House of Black vs. Best Friends for the AEW Trios Titles, Hook vs. Ethan Page for the FTW Title, Ricky Starks vs. Juice Robinson, Sammy Guevara vs. Komander, Tony Khan's announcement". ProWrestling.net. Retrieved October 3, 2023.
  15. "AEW Collision results (10/7): Moore's live review of Adam Copeland first appearance, FTR vs. Ricky Starks and Big Bill for the AEW Tag Titles, Eddie Kingston vs. Komander for the ROH Title". ProWrestling.net. Retrieved October 7, 2023.
  16. "AEW Dynamite results (2/7): Powell's live review of Swerve Strickland vs. Hangman Page for a shot at the AEW Title at Revolution, Ricky Starks and Big Bill vs. Darby Allin and Sting for the AEW Tag Titles". ProWrestling.net. Retrieved February 10, 2024.
  17. Defelice, Robert (March 4, 2024). "Tony Khan Announces AEW World Tag Titles Will Be Vacated, Multi-Bracket Tournament Will Crown New Champions". Fightful. Retrieved March 4, 2024.

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