Lets say for example that with Cena being a free agent, that he competed on RAW, won the Universal Championship, then went on to face likely Reigns at Mania. What I'm curious about, will winning the Universal belt make Cena a overall 17 time world champion? Or, since the Universal belt has no relation to the WWE/World titles, will it not count towards the record and only count as a 1 time Universal Champion?

I know the Universal belt is meant to be a main belt. But since it's not related to the WWE/World belts, would it count as a 17th reign or only count as a 1st reign?

I didn't find the right solution from the Internet.

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