Seth Rollins is PWI 500 No. 1 wrestler of the year

As announced today on SiriusXM’s Busted Open, Seth Rollins has claimed the number one position in this year’s PWI 500 rankings, displacing Reigns, who held the top spot in the previous year’s rankings, to second place.

Rollins has now achieved the distinction of being only the second individual to claim the number one spot in the PWI 500 rankings three times, previously achieving this feat in 2015 and 2019. The only other wrestler to accomplish this feat is John Cena, who held the top position in 2006, 2007, and 2013.

AEW’s highest ranking wrestler was Jon Moxley, who climbed from 12th place in 2022 to claim the third spot. Meanwhile, the AEW World Heavyweight Champion, MJF, secured the sixth position. Orange Cassidy, whom Moxley recently defeated for the International Championship, occupies the eighth position in the rankings.

2023’s Top 10 Wrestlers according to Pro Wrestling Illustrated:
1 – Seth Rollins
2 – Roman Reigns
3 – Jon Moxley
5 – Hijo Del Vikingo
6 – MJF
7 – Kazuchika Okada
8 – Orange Cassidy
9 – Josh Alexander
10 – Cody Rhodes

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