Betting odds for the next WWE World Champion, Vince McMahon’s rumored favourite tops list


One of the hottest topics of the week has been the fate of the WWE World Championship, with Jinder Mahal being the new number one contender for that title. 

Based on a story from, there is a very interesting name atop the list of wrestlers who could be the man to ultimately defeat Randy Orton for the WWE World Championship.In case you didn’t know…

Randy Orton became the WWE World Champion at WrestleMania 33 when he defeated Bray Wyatt to become a thirteen-time World Champion.  

On the most recent episode of Smackdown! Live, Jinder Mahal became the new number one contender to Randy Orton’s title when he was victorious in a six-pack challenge match against Sami Zayn, Dolph Ziggler, Mojo Rawley, Erick Rowan and Luke Harper.The heart of the matter

The odds in question are from several sportsbooks in the United Kingdom that use the Kambi betting software. 

They have been translated into the +/- format, where the number beside the plus sign is what you win if you bet $100: 

Baron Corbin +100 AJ Styles +200 Kevin Owens +200 Shinsuke Nakamura +350 Jinder Mahal +500 Sami Zayn +500 John Cena +1000 Dolph Ziggler +1500 Rusev +1500 CM Punk +2500 The Rock +3300

What’s next? 

Randy Orton will defend the WWE World Championship against Jinder Mahal at WWE Backlash on May 21st, 2017.