Power Rankings: Sept. 29, 2012

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 Sept. 29.


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David Otunga

David Otunga slips down one spot this week after finding himself on the wrong end of a Brogue Kick immediately after losing a Six-Man Tag Team Match on Raw.

24
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Heath Slater

The One-Man Band kept the numbers game in his favor as his victory over Yoshi Tatsu on “WWE Superstars” proved impressive enough to boost Slater back into the Power Rankings.

23
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Beth Phoenix

Though she remains under suspicion for attacking Kaitlyn, Beth Phoenix left no doubt about her in-ring abilities with strong wins in tag team action on Raw and against Natalya on SmackDown.

22
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Kaitlyn

Who attacked Kaitlyn at Night of Champions? That’s the question on the WWE Universe’s mind as the injured Diva tries to track down an assailant that security footage showed has blond hair.

21
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Bad News Barrett

Neither Tyson Kidd nor Zack Ryder likely wanted a firsthand look at Wade Barrett’s Souvenir elbow, but the English brawler didn’t give them much of a choice during their respective clashes on Raw and SmackDown.