The 10 biggest WWE Superstars of the 2000s

The 10 biggest WWE Superstars of the 2000s

The 10 biggest WWE Superstars of the 2000s

The 2000s were a pivotal time for the WWE (World Wrestling Entertainment), marked by the emergence of several larger-than-life Superstars who left an indelible mark on the industry.

From iconic rivalries to groundbreaking matches, these Superstars shaped the landscape of professional wrestling.

1. The Rock

Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson rose to superstardom in the WWE during the late 1990s and continued to dominate the 2000s. His electrifying charisma, catchphrases, and in-ring prowess made him one of the most beloved Superstars of all time. 

2. Stone Cold Steve Austin

Steve Austin, known as "Stone Cold," played a pivotal role in the WWE's "Attitude Era." His rebellious antihero persona, complete with smashing beer cans and delivering thunderous stunners, captivated audiences worldwide. 

3. Triple H

As a key figure in the evolution of WWE, Triple H, also known as "The Game," showcased his in-ring prowess and strategic acumen. Beyond his success as a multiple-time world champion, Triple H's influence extended to his role as a behind-the-scenes executive, contributing to the company's future direction.

4. John Cena

Debuting in the early 2000s, John Cena quickly rose through the ranks to become the face of the WWE. His unwavering dedication, charismatic persona, and "Hustle, Loyalty, Respect" mantra endeared him to fans of all ages. Cena's impact on the industry and his transition to a successful acting career solidified his status as a WWE legend.

5. The Undertaker

Mark Calaway, famously known as The Undertaker, maintained an awe-inspiring mystique throughout the 2000s. His unmatched streak at WrestleMania and his ability to reinvent his character ensured his status as one of the most respected and feared Superstars in WWE history.

6. Shawn Michaels

The "Heartbreak Kid" Shawn Michaels continued to captivate audiences with his unmatched athleticism and show-stealing performances. His iconic matches, including the legendary encounter with The Undertaker at WrestleMania 25, cemented his legacy as one of the greatest in-ring performers of all time.

7. Edge

Edge, known for his resilience and tenacity, played a crucial role in WWE's success during the 2000s. His intense rivalries and groundbreaking matches, including his historic Money in the Bank cash-in, solidified his reputation as a cornerstone of the era.

8. Batista

With his imposing presence and undeniable charisma, Batista became a force to be reckoned with in the WWE. His dominant reigns as World Heavyweight Champion and memorable feuds contributed to the era's unforgettable moments.

9. Randy Orton

Randy Orton's evolution from a third-generation prodigy to a calculating and ruthless "Legend Killer" defined his impact on the WWE in the 2000s. His skillful in-ring abilities and ability to deliver RKO "outta nowhere" made him a perennial fan favorite.

10. Chris Jericho

Chris Jericho's arrival in the WWE in the late 1990s set the stage for an illustrious career in the 2000s. His versatility, from being a charismatic talker to a ring general, earned him the moniker of "Y2J" and established his place among the era's most influential Superstars.

 

These 10 WWE Superstars not only shaped the landscape of professional wrestling during the 2000s but also left an enduring legacy that continues to inspire the current generation of talent. Their contributions, both inside and outside the ring, have solidified their status as icons in the world of sports entertainment.


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