TNA World Heavyweight Championship
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|Jeff Hardy (3)||10/14/2012||Phoeniz, AZ||Bound for Glory||--|
|Austin Aries||7/8/2012||Orlando, FL||Destination X||--|
|Bobby Roode||10/26/2011||Macon, GA||Impact Wrestling||--|
|James Storm||10/20/2011||Orlando, FL||Impact Wrestling||--|
|Kurt Angle (5)||8/7/2011||Orlando, FL||Hardcore Justice||--|
|Sting (5)||7/11/2011||Orlando, FL||Impact Wrestling||--|
|Mr. Anderson (2)||6/12/2011||Orlando, FL||Slammiversary||--|
|Sting (4)||7/11/2011||Orlando, FL||TNA iMPACT!||--|
|Jeff Hardy (2)||2/13/2011||Orlando, FL||Against All Odds||--|
|Mr. Anderson (1)||1/9/2011||Orlando, FL||Genesis||--|
|Jeff Hardy (1)||10/10/2010||Daytona Beach, FL||Bound for Glory||• Hardy defeats Kurt Angle and Mr. Anderson in a three-way match after a tournament takes place.
• Hulk Hogan & Eric Bischoff turn heel in the match, helping Hardy -- who also turned heel -- win the title.
|VACATED||8/10/2010||Orlando, FL||TNA iMPACT!||• The title is vacated after RVD suffers an "injury" on television.
• In reality, RVD was just taking some time off.
|Rob Van Dam||4/19/2010||Orlando, FL||TNA iMPACT!||--|
|AJ Styles (4)||9/20/2009||Orlando, FL||No Surrender||• Styles defeats the champion, Hernandez, Sting, and Matt Morgan in a 5-way bout.|
|Kurt Angle (4)||6/20/2009||Auburn Hills, MI||Slammiversary||• Angle defeats the champion, Jeff Jarrett, AJ Styles, and Samoa Joe in a King of the Mountain Match.|
|Mick Foley||4/19/2009||Philadelphia, PA||Lockdown||--|
|Sting (3)||10/12/2008||Hoffman Estates, IL||Bound for Glory||--|
|Samoa Joe||4/13/2008||Lowell, MA||Lockdown||--|
|Kurt Angle (3)||10/16/2007||Orlando, FL||TNA iMPACT!||--|
|Sting (2)||10/14/2007||Atlanta, GA||Bound for Glory||--|
|Kurt Angle (2)||6/17/2007||Nashville, TN||Slammiversary||• Angle defeated Chris Harris, AJ Styles, Christian Cage, and Samoa Joe in a King of the Mountain Match.
• Angle is officially recognized as the first TNA World Heavyweight Champion
|VACATED||5/14/2007||Orlando, FL||TNA iMPACT!||• Angle was stripped of the title due to a double finish at the Sacrifice PPV which involved Sting pinning Christian at the same time that Sting was tapping out.|
|Kurt Angle (1)||5/13/2007||Orlando, FL||Sacrifice||• The title was simply referred to as the World Heavyweight Championship at the PPV until he was awarded TNA's own TNA World Championship on the May 17 edition of TNA iMPACT!
• Angle defeated Christian and Sting in a Triple Threat Match at Sacrifice.
|Christian Cage (2)||1/14/2007||Orlando, FL||Final Resolution||• Christian won the title in a Triple Threat Match against the champion and Sting.
• TNA and the NWA stopped working together on May 13 during Christian's reign. The company continued to call him the NWA Champion, however.
|Abyss||11/19/2006||Orlando, FL||Genesis||• Abyss, the first masked star to win the NWA Title, won the match against Sting via DQ. As per the rules of TNA at the time, the title was allowed to switch hands via disqualification.|
|Sting (1)||10/22/2006||Plymouth, MI||Bound for Glory||--|
|Jeff Jarrett (6)||6/18/2006||Orlando, FL||Slammiversary||• Jarrett regained the title in a King of the Mountain Match featuring the champion, Sting, Abyss, and Ring Killings.|
|Christian Cage (1)||2/12/2006||Orlando, FL||Against All Odds||--|
|Jeff Jarrett (5)||10/25/2005||Orlando, FL||TNA iMPACT!||--|
|Rhino||10/23/2005||Orlando, FL||Bound for Glory||• Rhino challenged Jarrett for the title after Jarrett's original scheduled opponent, Kevin Nash, was pulled from the match due to an illness.|
|Jeff Jarrett (4)||9/15/2005||Oldcastle, Ontario, Canada||International Incident||--|
|Raven||6/19/2005||Orlando, FL||Slammiversary||• In this King of the Mountain Match, Raven defeated the champion, Sean Waltman, Monty Brown, and Abyss.|
|AJ Styles (3)||5/15/2005||Orlando, FL||Hard Justice||--|
|Jeff Jarrett (3)||6/2/2004||Nashville, TN||Weekly TNA PPV #97||• This match was contested in a King of the Mountain Match.
• Participants in this match included the champion, Jarrett, AJ Styles, Raven, and Chris Harris.
|Ron Killings (2)||5/19/2004||Nashville, TN||Weekly TNA PPV #95||• This match was a four-way match involving the champion, Killings, Chris Harris, and Raven.|
|AJ Styles (2)||4/21/2004||Nashville, TN||Weekly TNA PPV #91||• This match was contested in a Steel Cage Match.|
|Jeff Jarrett (2)||10/22/2003||Nashville, TN||Weekly TNA PPV #67||--|
|AJ Styles (1)||6/11/2003||Nashville, TN||Weekly TNA PPV #49||• Styles won the title in a Triple Threat Match including the champion and Raven.|
|Jeff Jarrett (1)||11/20/2002||Nashville, TN||Weekly TNA PPV #22||• Jarrett defeated Sting to unify the NWA Title with the WWA World Heavyweight Championship.|
|Ron Killings (1)||8/7/2002||Nashville, TN||Weekly TNA PPV #8||--|
|Ken Shamrock||6/19/2002||Huntsville, AL||Weekly TNA PPV #1||• The NWA Board of Directors give TNA Wrestling control of the NWA Championship, which dates all the way back to the 1940s.
• Defeated Malice in a Gauntlet to determine the new champion.