WWE Power Rankings: September 18th, 2016
10. TJ Perkins
A new entry into the rankings, TJ Perkins won the Cruiserweight Classic by defeating Gran Metalik in the final. With the win, TJ Perkins also became the new Cruiserweight champion of WWE and is bound to be the first face of the division. The Cruiserweights will return to Monday Night Raw in the upcoming week and as champion, Perkins could feature on the show as well.
The win is a huge boost for his career and it’s a great story for the fans to follow as well. Perkins’ win over Metalik was preceded by a win over Kota Ibushi, who is highly regarded in the WWE.