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Who will WWE’s four main champions be at the end of this year?

Sports books - such as Bet Online, where the below odds come from - will take action all kinds of things.

Putting a line on who Vince McMahon and his creative team will have the WWE, Universal, Raw Women’s & SmackDown Women’s titles on 12 months from now is a tough road to hoe. Which is probably why the favorites are the three current champions and the only woman to have her hand raised after a WrestleMania main event.

Universal Champion at the End of 2021

Roman Reigns 2/5
Big E 4/1
Seth Rollins 5/1
Kevin Owens 10/1
Daniel Bryan 16/1
Otis 20/1
The Rock 20/1
Jey Uso 25/1
King Corbin 25/1
Lars Sullivan 25/1
Aleister Black 33/1
Murphy 33/1
Sami Zayn 33/1

WWE Champion at the End of 2021

Drew McIntyre 2/1
Brock Lesnar 3/1
AJ Styles 4/1
Bray Wyatt 5/1
Keith Lee 6/1
Edge 8/1
Braun Strowman 12/1
Randy Orton 12/1
Riddle 14/1
Bobby Lashley 16/1
Samoa Joe 20/1
Jeff Hardy 25/1
Elias 33/1
Shane McMahon 100/1
Vince McMahon 100/1

Raw Women’s Champion at the End of 2021

Becky Lynch 2/1
Charlotte Flair 3/1
Alexa Bliss 4/1
Asuka 4/1
Shayna Baszler 6/1
Lacey Evans 16/1
Mandy Rose 16/1
Nia Jax 20/1
Peyton Royce 20/1
Dana Brooke 25/1
Lana 25/1
Naomi 25/1
Nikki Cross 25/1
Stephanie McMahon 50/1

Smackdown Women’s Champion at the End of 2021

Sasha Banks 3/2
Bianca Belair 5/2
Bayley 3/1
Carmella 8/1
Liv Morgan 20/1
Ruby Riott 20/1
Billie Kay 25/1
Mickie James 33/1
Natalya 33/1
Tamina 33/1

The main thing that jumps out at you here is how few realistic options there seem to be. You don’t have to get very far down each list to reach names that feel like real longshots, and the last third or so of each is people who aren’t even on television right now.

But because of things like injury and the whims of fans (and the man in charge), it’s not easy to predict the success or failure of angles and how they’ll affect a performer’s popularity. I doubt McIntyre or Asuka’s odds were great heading into 2020, but here we are.

Who do you think has a realistic chance of ending 2021 with one of WWE’s top titles? Let us know in the comments below.

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