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The People's Champion

While WWE puts over Brock Lesnar’s year-plus run with Raw’s Universal Championship and fans debate whether or not it sets or breaks any records, let’s pause to remember the folks on the less-lauded “shortest title reigns” list.

Wrestlers like Akira Tozawa, who interrupted Neville’s time with the Cruiserweight Title... from Monday, August 14, 2017 until SummerSlam the following Sunday. He remembers:

Me 6 days...

— Akira Tozawa (@TozawaAkira) June 14, 2018

You know who can relate?

I feel yeah ha ha ha

— $asha Banks (@SashaBanksWWE) June 14, 2018

The Boss has famously never successfully defended the Raw Women’s Championship despite holding it four times. Her shortest run rivals Tozawa, and happened around the same time, after she won the belt in Brooklyn at “The Biggest Party of The Summer”, but dropped it back to Alexa Bliss two Mondays later on Aug. 28.

Good thing they have well developed senses of humor.

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