Every Superstar who enters WWE dreams that he will one day get a chance to become the World Champion in the company. However, not all Superstars are so lucky and only a select few Superstars in WWE get the chance to become the World Champion. Anyway, WWE decides to make those superstars the world champions in whom they have full confidence. If seen, WWE makes most of the big superstars the world champions, but sometimes those superstars are also made world champions who are seen as the future of the company.
AJ Styles, Brock Lesnar, Finn Balor are the many superstars who won the World Championship within a year of making their WWE debut. At the same time, there have been some superstars who had to wait a long time to become the world champion. In this article, we are going to mention 4 big superstars of WWE who were able to become world champions in the company after a long wait of many years.
4- WWE Superstar Kofi Kingston
Kofi Kingston became the WWE Champion for the first time in his career by defeating Daniel Bryan at WrestleMania 35 in April 2019. Let me tell you, Kofi Kingston got tremendous support from fans in his journey till becoming WWE Champion and because of this his victory became very memorable. However, Kofi was able to become the WWE Champion after spending many years in the company.
Let us tell you, Kofi Kingston made his debut in WWE in the year 2008 and it took him 11 years to become the World Champion in WWE. Kofi Kingston was able to hold the WWE Title for 180 days after becoming champion, after which Brock Lesnar defeated Kofi Kingston to become the new WWE Champion within seconds on the premiere episode of SmackDown on Fox Network. Kofi’s WWE Championship win was a memorable one, but his championship run ended in a shambles.