Power Rankings: April 27, 2013

WWE.com, in conjunction with the Academy of Wrestling Arts & Sciences (AWAS), ranks the Top 25 Superstars in WWE each week with Power Rankings. The rankings are based on victories, quality of opponents, momentum and overall in-ring dominance, as well as intangibles. Be sure to check back every Sunday for the latest Power Rankings. Here are the rankings for April 27.


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Layla

The London-born Diva experienced a happy homecoming this week, having accumulated wins in singles action on SmackDown and in a tag team match on “WWE Superstars.”

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Big E

Big E Langston strong-arms his way back into the Power Rankings after making short work of an overmatched Zack Ryder on Raw.

23
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Team Rhodes Scholars

Damien Sandow built some positive momentum with a win against Brodus Clay on Raw, and Cody Rhodes destroyed it moments later when he lost to Tensai.

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Chris Jericho

Due to his loss to Dolph Ziggler on Raw, Chris Jericho could not insert himself into the World Heavyweight Title picture at Extreme Rules 2013. Y2J may direct his anger toward Fandango, though.

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AJ Lee

AJ Lee followed the lead of her boyfriend, Dolph Ziggler, by stealing the show on Raw with a Battle Royal victory that earned her the designation of being the new No. 1 contender for the Divas Title.