Cause he's the f#*kin man! No seriously, he has gotten himself into tremendous shape, as well as being one of the best people on the mic his whole career.
He's a heat magnet, and in the IWC we love good heels.
Because he's the best heel in the business, a GOD on the mic and a guy who clearly knows his character inside-out. Not to mention I admire a guy of his age getting into great shape and reinventing himself. He deserves the World Title.