5. Jinder Mahal
His character hasn’t been damaged by the loss of the title, if anything it’s given him something to prove. His promos have taken less of the “xenophobic, blah blah blah” tone and been more about aggression and getting his belt back. The high profile loss before a PPV and his apparent loss at Starrcade does warrant a small slip in his positioning, but, this could be a good time for him to prove himself as a main event talent.