With just a week before Summerslam, superstars like the New Day and AJ Styles were ready to unleash a beatdown on their enemies. Check out which other competitor felt ready for the pay per view in this week’s Smackdown Live power rankings.
Honorable Mention: Naomi Knight: Despite her loss against Carmella, she’s more determined to retain her Smackdown Women’s title at Summerslam.
5: The New Day: Big E Langston, Kofi Kingston and Xavier Woods: Aside from jokes that they like to play, this team can be dangerous. The Usos should be concerned.
4: Natalya Neidhart: The Queen of Black Harts wants a fair fight to prove herself at Summerslam without interference from Carmella and James Ellsworth.
3: Randy Orton: The Viper has no limits when he’s in control of a match, however, he needs to stay alert when Rusev attacks him on Smackdown.
2: AJ Styles: Although he doesn’t trust Shane McMahon, the Phenomenal One is confident that he will continue to hold the United States title after the biggest party of the summer.
1: Shinsuke Nakamura: The King of Strong Style made a big impression on Smackdown and after hiss win over Cena last week, Nakamura feels ready to become WWE World Heavyweight Champion.