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PWI500: The Pro Wrestling Illustrated Rankings

Since 1991, Bill Apter's "Pro Wrestling Illustrated" has published a strange list, ranking the 500 most important wrestlers of the year... at least according to the opinion of their editors. Here you can find all previous lists, cumulated lists and notable inconsistencies.
Year
Ranks

PWI500 of 2001
1
Kurt Angle
 51
Hardcore Holly
2
Steve Austin
 52
Yuji Nagata
3
Chris Benoit
 53
Raven
4
Keiji Muto
 54
Juventud Guerrera
5
Booker T
 55
Taiyo Kea
6
Triple H
 56
Faarooq
7
Scott Steiner
 57
Sabu
8
Mitsuharu Misawa
 58
Masato Tanaka
9
Chris Jericho
 59
Rob Van Dam
10
Rhyno
 60
Chuck Palumbo
11
The Undertaker
 61
William Regal
12
Gen'ichiro Tenryu
 62
Spike Dudley
13
Lance Storm
 63
Masa Chono
14
The Rock
 64
Villano III
15
El Hijo del Santo
 65
Christopher Daniels
16
Kane
 66
Perry Saturn
17
Jeff Hardy
 67
X-Pac
18
Toshiaki Kawada
 68
Jinsei Shinzaki
19
Diamond Dallas Page
 69
Electroshock
20
Edge
 70
Steve Blackman
21
Dr. Wagner Jr.
 71
Scott Norton
22
Matt Hardy
 72
Big Show
23
Minoru Tanaka
 73
Shima Nobunaga
24
Jeff Jarrett
 74
Crash Holly
25
Jushin Thunder Liger
 75
Super Delfin
26
Héctor Garza
 76
Tiger Mask #4
27
Yoshihiro Tajiri
 77
El Satánico
28
Mike Awesome
 78
Tommy Dreamer
29
Christian
 79
Justin Credible
30
Buh Buh Ray Dudley
 80
Manabu Nakanishi
31
The Hurricane
 81
Bull Buchanan
32
Albert
 82
Shocker
33
Nicho el Millonario
 83
Steve Williams
34
Kazuyuki Fujita
 84
Hiroyoshi Tenzan
35
Steve Corino
 85
Satoshi Kojima
36
D-Von Dudley
 86
Grandmaster Sexay
37
Test
 87
Brock Lesnar
38
Billy Kidman
 88
Scotty 2 Hotty
39
Jun Akiyama
 89
Atlantis
40
Hugh Morrus
 90
The Goodfather
41
Kensuke Sasaki
 91
Crowbar
42
Chavo Guerrero Jr.
 92
Shannon Moore
43
Sean O'Haire
 93
Shinjiro Otani
44
Tokyo Magnum
 94
Super Crazy
45
Bradshaw
 95
Octagón
46
Silver King
 96
Chris Candido
47
Shin'ya Hashimoto
 97
Rikishi
48
Vader
 98
Scott Hall
49
Jerry Lynn
 99
Al Snow
50
Eddie Guerrero
 100
Tatsuhito Takaiwa
Ranks: 1-100 101-200 201-300 301-400 401-500

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