WWE has changed the name of the WWE World Championship to the WWE Championship here on WWE.com.
The belt was renamed from the WWE World Heavyweight Championship to WWE World Championship following the brand split as the top title on Smackdown.
AJ Styles, the current WWE Champion, is out with an ankle injury. He was removed from this weekend’s live results as Brendan noted here on Wrestling News World.
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