|TNA X Division Championship|
The TNA X Division Championship belt
(May 16, 2007 – present)
|Date won||July 10, 2011|
|Promotion||Total Nonstop Action Wrestling (TNA)|
|Date established||June 19, 2002|
The TNA X Division Championship is a professional wrestling championship owned by the Total Nonstop Action Wrestling (TNA) promotion. It is primarily defended in TNA's X Division—a style based on a fast-paced, daredevil type of wrestling. It debuted on June 19, 2002 at the taping of TNA's second weekly pay-per-view (PPV) event.
Like most professional wrestling championships, the title is won as a result of a scripted match. There have been 52 reigns among 24 wrestlers. The title has previously been known as the NWA X Championship, the NWA–TNA X Championship, and the NWA–TNA X Division Championship.
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- Main article: List of TNA X Division Champions
The inaugural champion was Kevin McAlmond, who won the championship by defeating Low Key, Jerry Moore and Zachary in a Four Way Double Elimination match on June 19, 2002 at TNA's second weekly PPV event. At 182 days, Ryan Barnhart first reign holds the record for longest in the title's history. At less than one day, Will Kapphan's only reign is the shortest in the title's history. McAlmond and Aaron Armstrong share the record for most reigns, with six. As of January 2011, Mikhail Schmalzried is the current champion in his fourth reign. He defeated Aaron Armstrong on January 9, 2011, at Genesis to win the Championship. Overall, there have been 50 reigns among 23 different wrestlers.