Power Rankings: Jan. 5, 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 Saturday for the latest Power Rankings. Here are the rankings for Jan. 5.


25
Rank
25
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AJ Lee

AJ Lee must be pooped from cleaning up after the mess John Cena created on Raw by crashing the New Year’s toast led by the mischievous Diva and her new beau, Dolph Ziggler.

24
Rank
-
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Tamina Snuka

Tamina Snuka soars back into the Power Rankings this week following her victorious effort against Layla on SmackDown.

23
Rank
19
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3MB

3MB continues to seek out their big break, but the trio of wannabe rockers did not look prepared to enjoy the big hits being doled out by Team Hell No on Raw.

22
Rank
22
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The Shield

Dean Ambrose, Seth Rollins & Roman Reigns got their comeuppance on the final Raw of 2012, but they didn’t get their much-anticipated encore bout against Ryback. Will they live to fight again in 2013?

21
Rank
21
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R-Truth

R-Truth sits tight at 21 this week due to inaction, but it’s entirely possible the eccentric competitor decided to stay out of sight by ringing in the new year with Little Jimmy.