JWP Tag Team Championship History

The JWP Tag Team Championship is the tag team title in JWP. It was created in August 1992 when Mayumi Ozaki & Cutie Suzuki beat Dynamite Kansai & Sumiko Saito in a tournament final. It is currently the oldest active title in joshi puroresu. It currently is unified with the Daily Sports Women’s Tag Team Championship, a title created & recognized by the Japanese newspaper Daily Sports. The Daily Sports titles were created on August 3, 2008 when then-JWP Tag Team Champions Tsubasa Kuragaki & Kayoko Haruyama won a tournament to become the first champions. All JWP Tag Team Champions since then are also recognized as Daily Sports Tag Team Champions as the titles are currently unified.

To this date there have been 36 JWP Tag Team Champions. They are listed below in order of reign along with which reign it was (some won it multiple times), length of reign and number of successful defenses.
1-Mayumi Ozaki & Cutie Suzuki. 1st reign. Length: 8/9/1992-3/21/1993. Successful defenses: 2.

2-Devil Masami & Dynamite Kansai. 1st reign. Length: 3/21/1993-12/2/1993. Successful defenses: None.

3-Mayumi Ozaki & Cutie Suzuki. 2nd reign. Length: 12/2/1993-3/27/1994. Successful defenses: 1.

4-Etsuko Mita & Mima Shimoda. 1st reign. Length: 3/27/1994-1/8/1995. Successful defenses: 3.

5-Mayumi Ozaki & Akira Fukuoka. 1st reign. Length: 1/8/1995-3/18/1995. Successful defenses: None.

6-Dynamite Kansai & Cutie Suzuki. 1st reign. Length: 3/18/1995-12/9/1995. Successful defenses: 1.

7-Akira Fukuoka & KAORU. 1st reign. Length: 12/9/1995-7/7/1996. Successful defenses: 1.

8-Dynamite Kansai & Cutie Suzuki. 2nd reign. Length: 7/7/1996-11/26/1996. Successful defenses: None.

9-Devil Masami & Akira Fukuoka. 1st reign. Length: 11/26/1996-1/23/1998. Successful defenses: 4.

10-Manami Toyota & Kaoru Ito. 1st reign. Length: 1/23/1998-2/11/1998. Successful defenses: None.

11-Akira Fukuoka & Tomoko Kuzumi. 1st reign. Length: 2/11/1998-6/14/1998. Successful defenses: None.

12-Devil Masami & Cutie Suzuki. 1st reign. Length: 6/14/1998-7/31/1998. Successful defenses: None.

13-Akira Fukuoka & Tomoko Kuzumi. 2nd reign. Length: 7/31/1998-1/15/1999. Successful defenses: 1.

14-Command Bolshoi & Rieko Amano. 1st reign. Length: 1/15/1999-2/10/2000. Successful defenses: 2.

15-ZAP I & ZAP T (Kaoru Ito & Tomoko Watanabe). 1st reign. Length: 2/10/2000-6/18/2000. Successful defenses: None.

16-Azumi Hyuga & Command Bolshoi. 1st reign. Length: 6/18/2000. Successful defenses: None. Vacated titles immediately due to inconsistencies in the title match.

17-Misae Genki & Ran Yu-Yu. 1st reign. Length: 3/31/2001-8/31/2001. Successful defenses: 2.

18-Azumi Hyuga & Kayoko Haruyama. 1st reign. Length: 8/31/2001-9/10/2001. Successful defenses: None.

19-Command Bolshoi & GAMI. 1st reign. Length: 9/10/2001-7/20/2002. Successful defenses: 2.

20-Azumi Hyuga & Ran Yu-Yu. 1st reign. Length: 7/20/2002-11/3/2002. Successful defenses: 3. Vacated titles on 11/3/2002 due to Yu-Yu leaving JWP.

21-Kayoko Haruyama & Kaori Yoneyama. 1st reign. Length: 1/25/2004-12/12/2004. Successful defenses: 2.

22-Tsubasa Kuragaki & AKINO. 1st reign. Length: 12/12/2004-5/15/2005. Successful defenses: 1.

23-Kaori Yoneyama & Tojuki Leon. 1st reign. Length: 5/15/2005-8/6/2006. Successful defenses: 3.

24-Toshie Uematsu & Ran Yu-Yu. 1st reign. Length: 8/6/2006-12/24/2006. Successful defenses: 2.

25-Sachie Abe & KAZUKI. 1st reign. Length: 12/24/2006-6/10/2007. Successful defenses: 1. Vacated titles on 6/10/2007 so they could be challenged for in a 45-minute gauntlet match on that date.

26-Sachie Abe & KAZUKI. 2nd reign. Length: 6/10/2007-7/8/2007. Successful defenses: None.

27-Toshie Uematsu & Ran Yu-Yu. 2nd reign. Length: 7/8/2007-8/12/2007. Successful defenses: None.

28-Tsubasa Kuragaki & Kayoko Haruyama. 1st reign. Length: 8/12/2007-10/12/2008. Successful defenses: 3.

29-Toshie Uematsu & Ran Yu-Yu. 3rd reign. Length: 10/12/2008-1/25/2009. Successful defenses: 1.

30-Yumiko Hotta & Keito. 1st reign. Length: 1/25/2009-4/12/2009. Successful defenses: 1.

31-Command Bolshoi & Megumi Yabushita. 1st reign. Length: 4/12/2009-7/19/2009. Successful defenses: None.

32-Kaori Yoneyama & Emi Sakura. 1st reign. Length: 7/19/2009-12/13/2009. Successful defenses: 1.

33-Azumi Hyuga & Ran Yu-Yu. 2nd reign. Length: 12/13/2009-12/27/2009. Successful defenses: None. Vacated titles on 12/27/2009 due to Hyuga retiring.

34-Toshie Uematsu & KAZUKI. 1st reign. Length: 3/22/2010-9/19/2010. Successful defenses: 5.

35-Sachie Abe & Aja Kong. 1st reign. Length: 9/19/2010-12/23/2010. Successful defenses: 1.

36-Tsubasa Kuragaki & Kayoko Haruyama. 2nd reign. Length: 12/23/2010-Present (Current Champions). Successful defenses: 2. Next defense: TBA.

Daily Sports Tag Team Championship History