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Best WWE Grand Slam Champions

The Grand Slam is an accomplishment in professional wrestling. It is a distinction given to a professional wrestler who has won 4 specific championships within a promotion throughout the course of their career. The 4 titles typically include 3 singles championships plus a tag team championship. The singles championships include a primary, secondary, and tertiary championship. In WWE (formerly WWF), the term "Grand Slam" was originally used by Shawn Michaels to describe himself upon winning the European Championship on September 20, 1997. Michaels previously held the WWF Championship, Intercontinental Championship, and the Tag Team Championship with Diesel. In August 2007, WWE.com published an article listing Shawn Michaels' championship reigns that completed the Grand Slam. They included the WWE, World Heavyweight, World Tag Team, Intercontinental, and European Championship. The inclusion of the World Heavyweight Championship indicated that WWE considered the title to be an acceptable substitute for the WWE Championship in completing the Grand Slam. Following WrestleMania 31 in 2015, WWE established an updated version of the Grand Slam consisting of the four then-active men's titles in WWE: the WWE, Intercontinental, United States, and WWE Tag Team Championships. 12 wrestlers have been recognized as Grand Slam winners under these new parameters (including 5 who were already recognized as Grand Slam winners under the original guidelines). The brand extension was re-established in 2016, and with that WWE indicated that 2 new championships that had been introduced, the WWE Universal Championship and the SmackDown Tag Team Championship, count as acceptable substitutes for their counterpart titles (WWE Championship and WWE Tag Team – now Raw Tag Team – respectively) as part of the Grand Slam. As of April 23, 2018, there have been 19 individual Grand Slam Champions. 14 wrestlers have only achieved it once, 7 under the original format and 7 under the modern format, while 5 wrestlers have achieved the Grand Slam under both formats. To add wrestlers, please make sure they are present on the WWE (or WWF) list given in this Wikipedia article - https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Grand_Slam_(professional_wrestling)



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