WWE World Heavyweight champion AJ Styles continues to show Shinsuke Nakamura that it will not be easy to take the WWE title away from him at the next pay-per-view. Check out which other competitors stepped up to their rivals in this week’s Smackdown Live Power Rankings.
Honorable Mention: Daniel Bryan: He’s determined to get back in the WWE World Heavyweight title picture after his win over Big Cass at Backlash. However, Bryan still has an issue with his foe and the Yes Man wouldn’t mind stepping back in the ring with him on Smackdown.
5: AJ Styles: Despite Styles’ loss this week, The Phenomenal One reminded Nakamura that he will have a tough match before he tries to become the next WWE World Heavyweight Champion at Money In The Bank.
4: Shinsuke Nakamura: The King of Strong Style can plan any strategy that will benefit him to earn a victory despite how the WWE universe feels about his actions. `
3: Becky Lynch: She survived against two other dominant competitors and now the Lass Kicker will participate in the Women’s Money In The Bank match.
2: Andrade “Cien” Almas: He has a mean competitive side which could eventually lead him to a title hunt on the blue brand.
1: Asuka: Her unique in-ring ability gives the Empress of Tomorrow another shot at the Smackdown Women’s championship which leaves Carmela worried.