Chad Gable and Shelton Benjamin refuse to give up on their mission to wear gold around their waist. Check out which other superstar was on the verge to fight for a title opportunity in this week’s Smackdown Live Power Rankings.
Honorable Mention: Natalya Neidhart: She will take any risk to become the Smackdown Women’s Champion again as the Queen of Black Harts entered herself in the first–ever Women’s Royal Rumble match.
5: Baron Corbin: The Lone Wolf, despite his defeat he suffered at the hands of Bobby Roode on Smackdown, has nothing to be ashamed of.
4: Bobby Roode: His quest to capture the United States championship isn’t over as the Glorious One defeated Corbin to advance in the next round of the tournament.
3: Jinder Mahal: The Maharajah has a long way to go before he reclaims himself back in the World title picture on Smackdown, however, he now turns his attention to the United States championship.
2: Chad Gable and Shelton Benjamin: This team proved that they deserve to hold the Smackdown Tag Team titles when they earned another shot to face the Usos next week after they defeated two other awesome teams.
1: Randy Orton: The Viper’s entry in the men’s Royal Rumble match can lead 29 other superstars to strategize since he has two victories at the event.