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Hulk Hogan
Date won: January 29, 1990
Promotion: WWE
Brand: Interbrand
Date created: January 20, 1990
Date retired: {{{titleretired}}}
Other name(s): None
Most reigns: Hulk Hogan, 1
First champion(s): Hulk Hogan

The WWF Championship is a professional wrestling championship in the World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) promotion. Created in 1990, it is aimed by the male professional wrestlers.


In the end of the January 20, 1990 edition of Saturday Night Nitro, the General Manager Vince McMahon stated that eight inaugural championship were going to be created, and between them, there was the WWF Championship. Starting in the following Raw episode, a Gold Rush tournament was held between sixteen Raw superstars to determinate the first WWF Champion. In the January 29, 1990 episode of Raw, Hulk Hogan defeated The Ultimate Warrior to get the title.


Wrestler: Times: Date: Location: Notes: Days
Hulk Hogan 1 January 29, 1990 New York City, New York Defeated The Ultimate Warrior in a 16-man Gold Rush tournament. 1+

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The 1990 Gold Rush tournament for the WWF Championship was the first tournament ever made by WWE and determinated the first WWF title holder.

  First Round Quarter-finals Semi-finals Final
 Jimmy Snuka Pin  
 Koko B. Ware    
   Jimmy Snuka    
     Hulk Hogan Pin  
 Hulk Hogan Pin
 Sgt. Slaughter    
   Hulk Hogan Pin  
   Mr. Perfect    
 Jake Roberts    
 Mr. Perfect Pin  
   Mr. Perfect Pin
   Ted DiBiase    
 Ted DiBiase Sub
 Hillbilly Jim    
   Hulk Hogan Pin
   The Ultimate Warrior  
 Buddy Rose Pin  
   Buddy Rose  
   Undertaker Pin  
 Undertaker Sub  
   The Ultimate Warrior Pin  
 Brutus Beefcake Pin  
 Texas Tornado    
   Brutus Beefcake  
   The Ultimate Warrior Pin  
 The Ultimate Warrior Pin