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Ranking WWE's Roster By Their 2016 PPV Record

If WWE's pay per view events are the most important matches throughout the year, then this list should provide a glimpse into those wrestlers who are moving up the WWE rankings, and those who are are

If WWE's pay per view events are the most important matches throughout the year, then this list should provide a glimpse into those wrestlers who are moving up the WWE rankings, and those who are are no longer in line for a "push."

After all, PPV matches are the big payoff to cap off a rivalry. They are where the bulk of title matches occur. PPVs are the playoffs in the WWE, with the Royal Rumble being the conference finals and WrestleMania being the Super Bowl. In other words, they are the matches that matter.

This is a long list, so we neglected to include any superstar who failed to register a win on PPV this year. That includes American Alpha (didn't record a win on PPV), low-level tag teams, guys like Curtis Axel, etc. The Big Show and Ryback are the only two names not listed who technically won a PPV match this year, though it was a tag team match with partner Kane (they defeated the Wyatt Family). Neither Show nor Ryback won another match on PPV all year.

Ultimately, we decided to go with a win-ratio percentage as the deciding factor in these rankings. We excluded the results from traditional Survivor Series matches and the Royal Rumble from the win-ratio, except in the case of the Royal Rumble winner.

We thought best to group these superstars together at the beginning of the list, so they don't break up the rankings of the full-time superstars. So we start things off with 8 superstars who may have done well on PPVs but simply didn't wrestle on enough of them in 2016 to qualify for the top spots on this list. Afterwards, we move into the rankings for the full-time stars.

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37 Limited Action: Rich Swann

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6-Man Tag Team Matches: 1W-0L

Triple Threat Matches: 1W-0L

Total: 2 wins in 2 matches = 100% win ratio

Rich Swann wrestled a tag team pre-show match at Survivor Series, which is going to technically count as his PPV debut. He defeated the team of Ariya Daivari, Drew Gulak and Tony Nese.

After winning the Cruiserweight Championship, Swann was able to successfully defend that title against both TJ Perkins and Brian Kendrick at Roadblock: End of the Line. After the match, the most significant happening in the new cruiserweight division occurred, when Neville came to the ring and beat up all 3 competitors. A clear heel turn for Neville, and a message sent that he plans on being the new king of the cruiserweight division.

Dealing with Neville will be the most difficult task in Rich Swann's young career.

36 Limited Action:  Apollo Crews

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Singles Matches: 1W-1L

Total: 1 win in 2 matches = 50% win ratio

Apollo Crews was shot out of NXT faster than any rising talent has been before. That perhaps wasn't the greatest idea. Crews has gotten lost in the shuffle badly on the main roster, so much so that most people would be hard pressed to state which brand he is on.

Crews defeated former WWE champion Sheamus at Money in the Bank back in June, making it appear as though he was on his way to big things. Only he wasn't.

Crews' next match on PPV was at SummerSlam. He would challenge the Miz for the IC championship unsuccessfully. He hasn't been on a PPV since.

It's been awhile since Crews was even included in a storyline, leading many to speculate he has fallen out of management's good graces. You would think they would send him back down to NXT if that is the case, but that does not appear to be happening anytime soon.

35 Limited Action: Goldberg

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Singles Matches: 1W-0L

Total: 1 win in 1 match = 100% win ratio

Goldberg's one and only appearance on PPV in 2016, was his victory over Brock Lesnar at Survivor Series in Toronto. Though he is scheduled to wrestle in this year's Royal Rumble match.

His comeback is an interesting one to note. Originally he was signed just to make some appearances to promote the WWE 2k17 video game, of which he was the cover star. This was similar to the Ultimate Warrior's deal with the video game that also occurred a few years back.

Further talks between WWE and Goldberg led to them agreeing to do one more match. When ratings for his appearances on Raw sky-rocketed, the decision was made to extend Goldberg's comeback. The next chapter in his feud with Lesnar will be written at the Royal Rumble 2017.

34 Limited Action: Kane

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Singles Matches: 2W-0L

6-Man Tag Team Matches: 1W-0L

Andre the Giant Battle Royal: 0W-1L

Royal Rumble: eliminated by Braun Strowman

Total: 3 wins in 4 matches = 75% win ratio

Kane is still going in the WWE, but he is no longer someone actively used at the top of the card. He started the year being eliminated from the Royal Rumble by Braun Strowman, and then would enter a feud with the Wyatt Family. He would team with Ryback and the Big Show to defeat Luke Harper, Eric Rowen and Braun Strowman at Fastlane. Following an unsuccessful attempt at winning the Andre the Giant Memorial Battle Royal, Kane defeated Bray Wyatt in a no holds barred match at Backlash, and then defeated Luke Harper in a Survivor Series pre-show match.

As he gets older Kane will no longer be in the main events. Nowadays he is used more as a guy in the middle of the card.

33 Limited Action: The Undertaker

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Singles Matches: 1W-0L

Total: 1 win in 1 match = 100% win ratio

He has a perfect record on PPV in 2016, though he has only wrestled one match. The Undertaker defeated Shane McMahon in a Hell in a Cell match at WrestleMania.

Most recently Undertaker appeared on Smackdown and let it be known that WrestleMania will no longer define his legacy. That may be an indication that he plans on being on WWE programming more regularly. At 51 years old however, it is doubtful he would ever go back to working a regular schedule.

A hot topic right now is who the Undertaker might face at WrestleMania this year. The number of possible opponents continue to dwindle however. One person the Undertaker has never faced at WrestleMania however, is John Cena. Perhaps we see that mega match-up at this year's event.

32 Limited Action: Finn Balor

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Singles Matches: 1W-0L

Total: 1 win in 1 match = 100% win ratio

The good news is that Finn Balor won his first ever WWE PPV match. The bad news is that he hasn't had another one since. WWE decided to push Balor right to the top of the rankings from the get-go. In the main event of SummerSlam 2016, Balor defeated Seth Rollins to become the first ever Universal Champion. Only he was injured during the match.

It was announced the next night on Raw that Balor would have to vacate his title. After waiting so long for his debut on the main roster, WWE fans now get to have another extended wait for his return.

Further evaluation of his shoulder after his injury revealed he needed surgery. He hasn't appeared on WWE television since undergoing the surgery. He is expected to be cleared pretty soon however. It will be interesting to see how WWE re-debuts him when he is ready to return.

31 Limited Action: Braun Strowman

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Singles Matches: 0W-1L

6-Man Tag Team Matches: 1W-1L

Traditional Survivor Series Matches: 0W-1L (eliminated via count out)

Royal Rumble: eliminated by Brock Lesnar

Total: 1 win in 4 matches = 25% win ratio

You don't need much more evidence to support the theory that WWE is protecting Strowman. Looking at his statistics, it is clear management is not going to let Strowman lose anytime soon. His only losses occurred in tag matches, and neither time was he pinned or submitted.

Strowman was counted out of the Raw vs Smackdown Survivor Series match, and was eliminated by Brock Lesnar from the Royal Rumble.

At the last PPV event of the year, Strowman "lost" to Sami Zayn by failing to beat him within 10 minutes. Technically that counts as a loss, even though he never really lost. That's wrestling sometimes...

30 Limited Action: Baron Corbin

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Singles Matches: 3W-0L

Andre the Giant Battle Royal: Winner

Total: 4 wins in 4 matches = 100% win ratio

Corbin has wrestled on PPV 4 times in 2016, and he's won all four times. A fresh NXT call-up, Corbin won the Andre the Giant Memorial Battle Royal in his first ever PPV match. He then beat former World Champion Dolph Ziggler at Money in the Bank in his second ever PPV match.

He beat Jack Swagger at No Mercy, and most recently defeated Kalisto in a chairs match at TLC. Much like Braun Strowman, the WWE is not going to let Corbin be defeated anytime soon.

A former NFL player with a lot of size to him, Corbin is the type of wrestler Vince McMahon likes to push, which is probably why he is so protected on screen.

29 Full-Time Roster Rankings

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29. Dolph Ziggler

Singles matches: 1W-5L

7-Way Ladder matches: 0W-1L

Royal Rumble: eliminated by Triple H

Total: 1 win in 7 matches (not including the Royal Rumble) = 14% win ratio

Ziggler started the year on PPV being eliminated from the Royal Rumble by the eventual winner Triple H. After that he lost an IC title match to Kevin Owens at Fastlane, and then failed to win the 7-way ladder match for the same title at WrestleMania.

At MITB this year he lost a singles match to Baron Corbin. After that he lost a WWE Championship match to Dean Ambrose at SummerSlam. Then he lost another IC title match, this time to the Miz at Backlash. It would take all the way until September for Ziggler to register a PPV win in 2016, when he finally beat the Miz for the IC title at No Mercy. He then lost a ladder match to the Miz, again for the IC title, at TLC.

28 Becky Lynch

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6-Pac Challenge: 1W-0L

Singles Matches: 0W-3L

Traditional Survivor Series matches: 0W-1L (eliminated by Bayley)

Triple threat match: 0W-1L

6-Person tag team: 0W-1L

Tag Team: 1W-1L

Total: 2 wins in 9 matches = 23% win ratio

Despite having been the Smackdown women's champion for months, Becky Lynch has never won a singles match on a WWE PPV. Her first attempt was a Divas title match against Charlotte at the Royal Rumble this year, which she lost. She then won a tag match with Sasha Banks as her partner against Naomi and Tamina.

She lost a triple threat match to Charlotte (Sasha Banks was also involved) at WrestleMania. Her and partner Natalya then lost to Charlotte and Dana Brooke at MITB. She lost a singles match to Natalya at Battleground. Her and partners Carmella and Naomi lost to Alexa Bliss, Natalya and Nikki Bella at SummerSlam.

After the brand split Becky Lynch became the inaugural Smackdown women's champion by winning the 6-pack challenge at Backlash. She was then eliminated by Bayley at Survivor Series in the Raw vs Smackdown traditional elimination match.

Just recently Lynch lost her women's championship, and her third straight PPV singles match, when she lost to Alexa Bliss in a tables match at TLC.

27 John Cena

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Singles: 0W-2L

Triple Threat: 0W-1L

6-Man Tag: 1W-0L

Total: 1 win in 4 matches = 25% win ratio

It has been a tough year for John Cena. He underwent shoulder surgery early in the year that kept him out of action for 5 months. Cena would make an appearance at WrestleMania this year, but only in an unadvertised segment along with The Rock and the Wyatt Family.

Since he's been back he hasn't done very well at all. Cena has twice lost to AJ Styles in singles matches this year, and failed to win a triple threat against Styles and Ambrose as well.

Injuries and time spent on other projects are what is keeping Cena from being active this year on PPV. He is currently away from action again and missed the Survivor Series.

His only win on PPV this year was over The Club when he teamed with Enzo and Cass.

26 T-25. Seth Rollins

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Singles Matches 2W-4L

Triple Threat Matches: 0W-1L

Traditional Survivor Series Matches: 0W-1L

Total: 2 win in 7 matches (not including Survivor Series) = 29% win ratio

Rollins spent the first half of the year on the shelf. After cashing in the MITB briefcase to close out WrestleMania 31, Rollins was forced to sit out and watch WrestleMania 32.

His 2016 PPV debut was at Money in the Bank, when he defeated Roman Reigns to win the WWE Championship. His celebration was short-lived however, as Dean Ambrose cashed in his newly won MITB briefcase moments later and won the title. All 3 members of the Shield held the WWE Championship at one time that night.

Since then Rollins has gone winless on PPV. He lost a 3-way match at Battleground to Dean Ambrose (Reigns was the 3rd superstar), then lost the inaugural Universal Title match to Finn Balor at SummerSlam.

Rollins dropped his last two PPV matches to Kevin Owens, including inside a Hell in a Cell in October. At Survivor Series 2016, Rollins was eliminated by Bray Wyatt.

25 T-25. Sasha Banks

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Singles Matches: 0W-3L

Tag Team Matches: 2W-0L

Triple Threat Matches: 0W-2L

Traditional Survivor Series Matches: 1W-0L (was eliminated from Team Raw by Natalya. Team Raw would win the match however)

Total: 2 wins in 7 matches (not including Survivor Series) = 29% win ratio

Her three singles losses were all title matches to Charlotte. Her two triple threat losses were also title matches and also losses to Charlotte.

Banks lost in the main event of the Hell in a Cell PPV to Charlotte as well. Not only did she lose the first women's main event on PPV in WWE history, she did so in her hometown of Boston. She did defeat Charlotte on Raw to win the women's title however.

The loss at Hell in a Cell is quite a momentum killer for Banks, who also lost to Charlotte in singles action at Clash of Champions. Most recently she lost to Charlotte at Roadblock: End of the Line, in an ironman match.

She started off the year tagging with Becky Lynch and defeating Team BAD (forgot about Team BAD didn't you?) at Fastlane. She lost a triple threat to Charlotte at WrestleMania, before scoring her only PPV victory over Charlotte when she tagged with Bayley and defeated the team of Dana Brooke and Charlotte.

It's going to be tough for Sasha to get back into the title mix considering the amount of times she has lost to Charlotte on PPV.

24 T-23. The Usos

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Tag Team Matches: 1W-4

12-Man Tag Matches: 1W-0L

Traditional Survivor Series Matches: 0W-1L (eliminated by Sheamus and Cesaro)

Total: 2 wins in 6 matches (not including Survivor Series) = 33% win ratio

It's been a down year for the Usos, who must have been expected to dominate the Smackdown tag team division after the brand split.

They started the year losing a title match to the New Day at Royal Rumble, then losing a Texas Tornado match to the Club at Extreme Rules. They were on the winning side of a 12-man tag match on the WrestleMania pre-show event after that.

At Backlash they wrestled twice, first defeating the Hype Bros in the semi-finals of the Smackdown tag team championship tournament, but then losing to Heath Slater and Rhyno in the finals.

23 T-23. Randy Orton

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Singles Matches: 0W-2L

Tag Team Matches: 1W-0L

Traditional Survivor Series Matches: 1W-0L (Survivor of Team Smackdown with Bray Wyatt)

Total: 1 win in 3 matches (not including Survivor Series) = 33% win ratio

Randy Orton didn't wrestle in 2016 until August, when he took on Brock Lesnar in the main event of SummerSlam. You might remember that match as the time Lesnar spilt Orton's head open all over the mat, causing the referee stoppage. Rumours are that it was meant to look real, which if true, means they were incredibly successful at what they were attempting.

Orton then entered into a weird feud with the Wyatt family on Smackdown. At No Mercy, Wyatt defeated Orton in a singles match with a little help from Luke Harper. That somehow led to Orton joining the Wyatt family himself, and so far things are looking good for the new alliance. Orton and Wyatt were the two remaining members left for Team Smackdown at the Survivor Series, and then the pair won the tag titles from Heath Slater and Rhyno at TLC.

22 T-21. Sami Zayn

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Singles Matches: 2W-3L

Fatal 4-Way: 0W-1L

Tag Team: 1W-0L

Money in the Bank Match: 0W-1L

7-Way Ladder: 0W-1L

2016 Royal Rumble: eliminated by Braun Strowman

Total: 3 wins in 8 matches = 38% win ratio

Zayn took part in a 7-Way Ladder match for the IC belt at WrestleMania, which was won by Zack Ryder. He also didn't win a fatal 4-way for the IC belt at Extreme Rules, nor did he win the Money in the Bank match. He did exchange wins on PPV with his longtime rival/friend Kevin Owens, losing at Payback but getting the win at Battleground.

He had a chance to bring the Intercontinental Championship to Raw at Survivor Series, but ended up losing to the Miz.

In his final PPV appearance of the year Zayn "defeated" Braun Strowman by lasting 10 minutes with him.

21 T-21. Chris Jericho

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Singles matches: 2W-4L

Tag Team Matches: 1W-0L

Money in the Bank Matches: 0W-1L

Traditional Survivor Series Matches: 0W-1L (eliminated by Randy Orton)

Royal Rumble: eliminated by Dean Ambrose

Total: 3 wins in 8 matches (not including Survivor Series or Royal Rumble) = 38% win ratio

2016 has been a crazy year for Jericho. His storyline with Kevin Owens has led to something of a career resurgence for him. While he was never an after thought on WWE programming, his returns had grown somewhat stale over the years. But leave it to Jericho to find a way to re-invent himself all over again.

Jericho started out the year being eliminated from the Royal Rumble by Dean Ambrose. He then split a pair of matches with AJ Styles at Fastlane and WrestleMania, with Jericho picking up the Mania win. He lost twice in a row to Dean Ambrose, first at Payback and then again at Extreme Rules. He was unsuccessful in the Money in the Bank match, but would then move onto his storyline with Owens.

At SummerSlam Team Kevin and Chris, or Team Jeri-KO, defeated Enzo and Cass. Jericho then defeated Owens' ex-best friend Sami Zayn at Clash of Champions. Jericho was eliminated by Randy Orton in the Raw vs Smackdown Survivor Series match for men's singles wrestlers.

On the final PPV of the year, Jericho was defeated by Seth Rollins.

20 New Day

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2-0n-2 Tag Team Matches: 3W-3L (2xDQ)

3-on-3 Tag Team Matches: 0W-2L

Fatal 4-Way Tag Matches: 1W-0L

Traditional Survivor Series Matches: 0W-1L (eliminated by the Usos)

Total: 4 wins in 9 matches = 44% win ratio

You'd think their record would be better wouldn't you? They have actually managed to not defend the tag titles on several PPVs simply because they were involved in 3-way matches, or not wrestling at all.

They started the PPV season by defeating the Usos at the Rumble. They then lost in a 6-man match to the League of Nations at WrestleMania. They defended their titles successfully against the Vaudevillians at Extreme Rules, and again in a fatal 4-way the next month against Enzo and Cass, the Club, and Vaudevillians.

At Battleground they lost a 6-man tag match to the Wyatt Family. At SummerSlam they lost to the Club via DQ but kept their titles. The following month they finally did defeat the Club at Clash of Champions.

At Hell in a Cell they lost to Sheamus and Cesaro via DQ but kept their titles. They were then the first team eliminated for Team Raw at Survivor Series.

Finally at Roadblock: End of the Line, they had their title reign ended by Sheamus and Cesaro.

19 T-13. Sheamus and Cesaro

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Sheamus and Cesaro have only been a tag team for the last few months, but their careers have been linked since SummerSlam. It took some doing, but basically I combined their records to come up with a win ratio, and it just so happened to equal 50%.

Sheamus:

Singles Matches: 1W-1L-1NC

Traditional Survivor Series Tag Team Matches: 1W-0L (Sole Survivor with Cesaro)

6-Man Tag: 1W-0L

Tag Team: 2W-0L

Royal Rumble: eliminated by Roman Reigns

Total: 5 wins in 7 matches (not including Royal Rumble) = 71% win ratio

Sheamus started the year as a member of the League of Nations. The faction scored a big win over the New Day at WrestleMania in a 6-man tag. From there he lost a singles match to Apollo Crews at MITB. After that he moved into his program with Cesaro.

Cesaro:

Singles Matches: 0W-2L-1NC

Tag Team Matches: 2W-0L

MITB Matches: 0W-1L

Fatal 4-Way Matches: 0W-1L

Traditional Survivor Series Matches: 1W-0L (Survivor of Team Raw with Sheamus)

Total: 2 win in 7 matches (not including Survivor Series) = 28% win ratio

Total Team: 50% win ratio

Cesaro started the PPV season by losing to the Miz at Payback in an IC title match. He then was unsuccessful in a fatal 4-way match which was also for the IC title (Miz won again). He was also unsuccessful at winning the Money in the Bank ladder match in June.

Sheamus and Cesaro had two matches on PPV against each other as part of their best-of-seven series. Sheamus beat Cesaro at SummerSlam, and they would wrestle to a no-contest at Clash of Champions.

As a team they would defeat the New Day at Hell in a Cell, but only by DQ so they didn't win the titles. At Survivor Series 2016, they were the sole surviving members of Team Raw.

Finally at Roadblock: End of the Line, after an ingenious fake-tag move, Cesaro and Sheamus won the Raw tag team championships.

18 T-13. Bayley

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Singles Matches: 1W-0L

Tag Team: 1W-1L

Triple Threat: 0W-1L

Traditional Survivor Series Match: 1W-0L (Survivor of Team Raw with Charlotte)

Total: 2 wins in 4 matches (not including Survivor Series) = 50% win ratio

Bayley started off her WWE PPV career this year, teaming with Sasha Banks to defeat Charlotte and Dana Brooke at Battleground. She failed to win the Raw women's title at Clash of Champions, when Charlotte won a triple threat match that also involved Sasha Banks.

Bayley defeated Dana Brooke at Hell in a Cell for her first ever singles win on a WWE PPV. She was a surviving member of Team Raw at Survivor Series in Toronto, along with Charlotte.

Now with Charlotte having defeated Sasha Banks in what was billed as the end of their rivalry, Bayley is in a good position to be the next title challenger.

17 T-13. Alexa Bliss

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Singles matches: 1W-1L

6-person Tag Team Matches: 1W-0L

6-Pack Challenge: 0W-1L

Traditional Survivor Series Match: 0W-1L (eliminated by Charlotte)

Total: 2 wins in 4 matches = 50% win ratio

Alexa Bliss has gone from someone thought only destined to be a valet, to the current Smackdown women's champion. She achieved that honour when she defeated Becky Lynch at TLC in a tables match.

Bliss has won over a lot of fans since debuting on the main roster, which is probably what led to her title win. There are rumours that Mickie James will be debuting on the Smackdown roster soon, which could pose a real threat to Bliss' title reign.

An Alexa Bliss vs Mickie James rivalry can only occur if Bliss gets through her program with Becky Lynch by retaining her championship. That is a big obstacle for Bliss to overcome.

16 T-13. Brian Kendrick

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Singles Matches: 2W-1L

Triple Threat Matches: 0W-1L

Total: 2 wins in 4 matches = 50% win ratio

Brian Kendrick has returned to the WWE with the new cruiserweight division. He even became the second person to win the title when he defeated TJ Perkins at Hell in a Cell. He had lost at the previous Raw PPV, Clash of the Champions, to Perkins in September.

At Survivor Serie Kendrick had to take on Kalisto, with the stipulation that if Kalisto won the entire cruiserweight division would move to Smackdown. Kendrick picked up the win and saved the division for Raw.

After his most recent PPV performance, Neville came to the ring and attacked the other cruiserweight involved in the match. The emergence of Neville in the cruiserweight division probably knocks Kendrick off his pillar as the division's top heel.

15 T-13. TJ Perkins

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Singles Matches: 1W-1L

Triple Threat Matches: 0W-1L

6-Man Tag Team Matches: 1W-0L

Total: 2 wins in 4 matches = 50% win ratio

Despite being involved in an absolutely unwatchable storyline with Brian Kendrick (neither of their fault, just a bad story), Perkins has impressed a lot of people since debuting in the cruiserweight classic.

He will forever go down in history as the inaugural Cruiserweight Classic winner, which if the tournament really takes off could be a fun historical note for him.

At the conclusion of the triple threat match at Roadblock: End of the Line, Perkins was assaulted by the returning Neville, along with the other members of the match he was in. With Neville now entering the cruiserweight division, Perkins might find himself a step below the division's elite.

14 T-13. Zack Ryder (and the Hype Bros)

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7 Way Ladder Matches: 1W-0L

Singles Matches: 0W-1L

Tag Team Matches: 0W-1L

12 Man Tag Matches: 1W-0L

Traditional Survivor Series Matches: 0W-1L (eliminated by The Club)

Total: 2 wins in 4 matches (not including Survivor Series) = 50% win ratio

This year at WrestleMania, Zack Ryder won the Intercontinental Championship in a 7-way ladder match. He would drop the title shortly after to the Miz however. Since that time Ryder has formed a team with Mojo Rawley. WrestleMania was his first PPV match in over a year.

Afterwards he lost a US Championship match to Rusev at Battleground. From then on the remainder of his PPV matches were with his partner Mojo Rawley as the Hype Bros. They lost at Backlash to the Usos in a semi-final match in the Smackdown tag team championship tournament. They were then eliminated by the Club in the Raw vs Smackdown Survivor Series match involving tag teams.

13 T-13. Anderson and Gallows

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Tag Team Matches: 3W-1L

Fatal 4-Way Matches: 0W-1L

6-Man Tag Team Matches: 0W-1L

Traditional Survivor Series Matches: 1W-0L (eliminated by Heath Slater and Rhyno)

Total: 3 wins in 6 matches (not including Survivor Series) = 50% win ratio

Karl Anderson and Luke Gallows were a highly decorated team in Japan. Karl Anderson, along with Finn Balor, Bad Luck Fale and Tama Tonga, is a founding member of the original Bullet Club. Since debuting in WWE however, they have failed to win gold.

They started their PPV season by defeating the Usos in a texas tornado match at Extreme Rules. They then failed to win the tag titles from the New Day in a fatal 4-way match that also involved Enzo and Cass and the Usos.

They joined up with AJ Styles at Battleground in a losing effort to John Cena and Enzo and Cass. They then beat the tag team champions, The New Day, as SummerSlam via DQ, but did not win the belts. New Day then beat them at Hell in a Cell.

They were then eliminated from the Raw vs Smackdown tag team Survivor Series match by Slater and Rhyno, but Team Raw would go on to win anyway.

12 T-11. Kevin Owens

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Singles Matches: 5W-2L

Tag Team Matches: 1W-0L (w/his best friend Chris Jericho)

Fatal 4-ways: 0W-1L

7 Person Ladder Matches: 0W-1L

Money in the Bank Matches: 0W-1L

Royal Rumble: eliminated by Sami Zayn

Traditional Survivor Series Matches: 0W-1L (DQ'd for hitting AJ Styles with "List of Jericho")

Total: 6 wins in 11 matches (not including the Royal Rumble and Survivor Series) = 54% win ratio

Owens started the year winning and losing the Intercontinental Championship, then trading wins and losses with Sami Zayn. At SummerSlam he and Chris Jericho defeated Enzo and Cass, and he's now defeated Rollins twice in a row at Clash of Champions and Hell in a Cell. He had a little help from Jericho in those matches however.

His losses on PPV are to Sami Zayn at Battleground, and in a Last Man Standing match to Dean Ambrose at the Royal Rumble.

In his final PPV match of the year he "defeated" Roman Reigns, after Jericho hit Owens with the codebreaker, causing Roman to be disqualified. Whether this was all part of Jericho and Owens' plans or not is still not yet known.

11 T-11. Dean Ambrose

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Singles Matches: 5W-4L

Triple Threat Matches: 1W-2L

Money in the Bank Matches: 1W-0L

2016 Royal Rumble: eliminated by Triple H

Traditional Survivor Series Matches: 1W-0L (was eliminated from Team Smackdown by Braun Strowman. Team Smackdown would go onto win however)

Total: 7 wins in 13 matches (not including Royal Rumble or Survivor Series) = 54% win ratio

Ambrose wins the iron man award as the most active wrestler on PPV.

Dean Ambrose started the year by being the last person eliminated from the 2016 Royal Rumble. This year the Royal Rumble was for the WWE Championship, and Triple H would be the winner.

After the Rumble, Ambrose was defeated by Triple H at "Roadblock" before entering into a feud with Brock Lesnar. At WrestleMania this year, Lesnar defeated Ambrose in a match contested under street fight rules.

After Mania, Ambrose defeated Chris Jericho twice in a row on PPV, before winning the Money in the Bank briefcase and successfully cashing it in on the same night. Ambrose defeated Ziggler at SummerSlam to retain the title but lost the title to AJ Styles at Backlash just a few weeks later.

He would lose to Styles in a triple threat match (w/ John Cena) at No Mercy, then would lose again to Styles at TLC. Ambrose lost 3 WWE Championship matches to AJ Styles on PPV this year. That could be a record.

10 T-8. Bray Wyatt

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Singles Matches 1W-1L

Handicap Matches: 0W-1L

Tag Team Matches: 2W-0L

Royal Rumble: eliminated by Triple H and Sheamus

Traditional Survivor Series Matches: 1W-0L (Survivor of Team Smackdown along with Randy Orton)

Total: 3 wins in 5 matches (not including Royal Rumble or Survivor Series) = 60% win ratio

It's tough to get a handle on whether or not the WWE sees Bray Wyatt as a main event guy. He has been in numerous feuds with main event wrestlers, but he never seems to get up to their level himself.

Wyatt started the year in a mini-feud with Brock Lesnar, after the Wyatt Family eliminated him from the Rumble this year. Injuries prevented Wyatt from getting too involved in the feud however. Harper and Wyatt would drop a handicap match to Lesnar at the Roadblock event, and afterwards Lesnar would move into a feud with Ambrose.

At Battleground, the Wyatt Family beat the New Day in a 6-man tag, but then the feud ended when the two factions were drafted to separate shows. Bray lost to Kane in a no holds barred match at Backlash, his first singles match on PPV this year.

Wyatt then scored his biggest win of the year at No Mercy, defeating Randy Orton with a little help from Luke Harper.

Now Wyatt has recruited Randy Orton into the family, where so far this new alliance is undefeated. Orton and Wyatt were the two remaining members of Team Smackdown at Survivor Series, then won the Smackdown tag team championships from Heath Slater and Rhyno at TLC.

9 T-8. Enzo and Cass

via wrestlingrumors.net

Tag Team Matches: 1W- 2L

Fatal 4-Way: 0W-1L

6-Man Tag Matches: 1W-0L (w/ John Cena)

Traditional Survivor Series Matches: 1W-0L (eliminated by the Usos)

Total: 3 wins in 5 matches (not including Survivor Series) = 60% win ratio

Enzo and Cass started the year winning the #1 contendership tournament, and defeating the Vaudevillains in the finals at Payback. From there they failed to win the tag titles from the New Day in a fatal 4-way match at MITB, with the Club and Vaudevillians also involved.

They teamed up with John Cena at Battleground to defeat the Club and AJ Styles. They then lost to Chris Jericho and Kevin Owens at SummerSlam. After that they lost to the Club at Hell in a Cell. At Survivor Series they were eliminated by the Usos, but Team Raw would go on to win the match.

8 T-8. Brock Lesnar

via wwe.com

Singles Matches: 2W-1L

Handicap Matches: 1W-0L

Triple Threat Matches: 0W-1L

Royal Rumble: eliminated by the Wyatt Family

Total: 3 Wins in 5 Matches (not including the Royal Rumble) = 60% win ratio

Lesnar started out 2016 on PPV by getting tossed out of the Royal Rumble by the Wyatt Family. After that he failed to win a triple threat match at Fastlane, when Reigns pinned Dean Ambrose. He got revenge on the Wyatt Family at the WWE Network event Roadblock, defeating Harper and Wyatt in a handicap match.

At WrestleMania 32, Lesnar defeated Dean Ambrose in a street fight. Shortly after that Lesnar defeated Mark Hunt at UFC 200, though he would fail a drug test afterwards.

Brock returned in victorious fashion at SummerSlam in August, and left Randy Orton a bloody mess in the process.

Then Survivor Series happened... Goldberg speared Lesnar twice early, gave him the Jackhammer and shocked the WWE universe by pulling out the quick upset win.

7 T-3. Slater and Rhyno

via dailyddt.com

Tag Team Matches: 2W-1L

Traditional Survivor Series Matches: 0W-1L (eliminated by Enzo and Cass)

Total: 2 wins in 3 matches (not including Survivor Series) = 67% win ratio

Slater and Rhyno debuted as a tag team in the tournament to crown new tag team champions on Smackdown. In order to be signed to Smackdown, Heath Slater was required to win the entire tournament. He managed to do so thanks to the dominance from his partner Rhyno.

They first defeated the Usos in the finals of the tournament at Backlash. After that they defended the titles successfully against the same team at No Mercy. They were eliminated from they Survivor Series match by Enzo and Cass in Toronto.

Their most recent match on a PPV was in a losing effort to Randy Orton and Bray Wyatt at TLC.

6 T-3. The Miz

via wwe.com

Singles Matches: 5W-1L-1D

Fatal 4-Way: 1W-0L

7-Way Ladder Match: 0W-1L

2016 Royal Rumble: Eliminated by Roman Reigns

Total: 6 wins in 9 matches (not including Royal Rumble) = 67% win ratio

Aside from the Royal Rumble, every match Miz has had on PPV in 2016 was for the Intercontinental Championship. His first match for the IC belt this year was the 7-Way Ladder match at WrestleMania. That match was won by Zack Ryder, but it wouldn't take long for Miz to get the belt back.

From there Miz went on a long PPV winning streak, successfully defending his title against Cesaro, Apollo Crews and Dolph Ziggler. He also won a fatal-way match at Extreme Rules against Cesaro, Kevin Owens, and Sami Zayn. At Battleground, his match with Darren Young went to a draw.

Miz lost the title to Ziggler in a career vs title match at No Mercy, but re-gained the belt on Smackdown Live! He then successfully kept the belt on Smackdown by defeating Sami Zayn at Survivor Series, then defeated Ziggler again at TLC.

5 T-3. AJ Styles

via wwe.com

Singles Matches: 5W-3L

Triple Threat: 1W-0L

Royal Rumble: eliminated by Kevin Owens

Traditional Survivor Series Matches: 1W-0L (eliminated from Team Smackdown by Seth Rollins)

Total: 6 wins in 9 matches (not including the Survivor Series and Royal Rumble) = 67% win ratio

Styles made his WWE debut at this year's Royal Rumble, and pretty much shot to the top of the rankings immediately. He exchanged wins and losses on PPV with Jericho, including Styles losing in his first ever WrestleMania.

He lost a couple of title matches on PPV to Roman Reigns, but later managed to beat John Cena in singles matches at both Money in the Bank and SummerSlam. Styles and the Club lost a 6-man tag to John Cena and Enzo and Cass at Battleground, Cena's only PPV win over Styles to date.

Styles defeated Cena and Ambrose in a triple threat match at No Mercy to retain the WWE Championship. After that, he was part of Team Smackdown in a winning effort at Survivor Series, though Styles was eliminated by Rollins during the match.

Then he defeated Ambrose in a TLC match recently with the help of James Ellesworth.

4 T-3. Triple H

via goliath.com

Singles Matches: 1W-1L

Royal Rumble Matches: 1W-0L

Total: 2 wins in 3 matches (were including the Royal Rumble in his stats since he won) = 66% win ratio

Triple H only wrestled in 3 matches on WWE PPVs in 2016, but he made a big enough impact to make this list.

His first PPV match in 2016 was the 2016 Royal Rumble, where he entered as #30 and won the whole thing. The WWE Championship just so happened to be on the line in the match as well, so Triple H left as champion.

The next match on PPV for Triple H was at Roadblock in mid-march in Toronto, when he defeated Dean Ambrose to successfully defend his title. He then lost to Roman Reigns in the main event of WrestleMania.

We haven't seen much of Triple H on WWE television following his decision to help Kevin Owens win the Universal Championship.

3 T-3. Roman Reigns

via ibtimes.co.uk

Singles Matches: 5W-2L

Triple Threat Matches: 1W-1L

Royal Rumble: eliminated by Triple H

Traditional Survivor Series Matches: 0W-1L (eliminated from Team Raw by Bray Wyatt)

Total: 6 wins in 9 matches (not including the Survivor Series and Royal Rumble) = 67% win ratio

Reigns was forced to defend the WWE Championship at the Royal Rumble 2016, and was also entered into the match at #1. He would last almost an hour in the match before being tossed out by the eventual winner Triple H.

At Fastlane Reigns won a triple threat against Ambrose and Lesnar to earn the right to challenge Triple H at WrestleMania. Reigns defeated Triple H and then went on to successfully defend his title against AJ Styles for the next two PPVs. He lost the title at Money in the Bank to Seth Rollins however, then lost a triple threat against both Ambrose and Rollins at Battleground.

His last two PPV matches, Reigns has defeated Rusev, once to win the US Championship and again inside a Hell in a Cell to defend the title. At Survivor Series 2016, he was the last to be eliminated for Team Raw.

2 Rusev

via wrestlingnews.co

Singles Matches: 4W-2L

6-Man Tag Team Matches: 1W-0L

Royal Rumble: eliminated by Roman Reigns

Total: 5 wins in 7 matches (not including Royal Rumble) = 71% win ratio

Rusev started the year on PPV being the first guy eliminated from the Royal Rumble. After that he was victorious at WrestleMania along with the other members of the legendary *snicker* faction "the League of Nations," defeating the New Day in a 3-on-3 match.

Rusev then went on a 3 PPV winning streak, defending first winning the US championship and then defending it twice. He defeated Kalisto to win the title at Extreme Rules, then defended it against Titus O'Neil at MITB, and against Zack Ryder at Battleground.

Roman Reigns challenged for and defeated Rusev for the US title at Clash of Champions, and then successfully defended the title against him at Hell in a Cell.

Most recently he defeated Big Cass via cont out at Roadblock: End of the Line. That win combined with his successful run as US Champion, really boosted Rusev up these rankings.

1 Charlotte

via wwe.com

Singles Matches: 7W-0L

Triple Threat Matches: 3W-0L

Tag Team Matches: 1W-1L

Traditional Survivor Series Matches: 1W-0L (Surviving member of Team Raw, along with Bayley)

Total: 12 wins in 13 matches = 93% win ratio

If you only judged by PPV record, there is no superstar more dominant than Charlotte Flair. She hasn't lost a singles match on PPV ever, let alone in just 2016.

She has defeated Brie Bella, Nikki Bella, Natalya, Sasha Banks (several times), and Becky Lynch. Most recently she defeated Banks in an Ironman match at Roadblock, and previously in the main event of the Hell in a Cell PPV. The latter win is particularly impressive considering it was Banks' hometown.

Charlotte defeated Becky Lynch and Sasha Banks in a triple threat to win the Women's Championship at WrestleMania, the first champion since the title's rebranding.

She did lose a tag match with her partner Dana Brooke, losing to the team of Bayley and Sasha Banks at Battleground. That was the first and only loss on Charlotte's PPV all-time record.

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