Current Twitter trends: Randy Orton, Rick Ross, Alberto Contador

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The name of World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) professional wrestler Randy Orton makes its way into the top of Twitter's most talked about topics on July 20 at 9:30 AM GMT.

"Randy Orton" has sprung into first place on the charts as people on Twitter discuss the WWE "SummerSlam" wrestling matches.

Second place topic, "Teflon Don," is the name of the latest album to be released by American rapper Rick Ross (@rickyrozay).

Science fiction thriller Inception moves down the chart one place to third and is followed by the memes "#whereimfrom," "#youlookprettystupid," and "#ineverunderstoodthat."

The name of South Korean boy band "SHINee" is in the charts again on the morning of July 20 moving up two places to number eight. "Taemin," the youngest member of the band is also trending in seventh place after celebrating his birthday on July 18.

"Despicable," the term used to talk about the recently released 3D animated feature film Despicable Me moves down one place to number nine.

The name of current Tour de France leader Alberto "Contador" (@albertocontador) is in tenth place after taking the Yellow Jersey from Andy Schleck in a controversial win of the 15th stage. 

"Contador has taken the Yellow Jersey from Andy Schleck in a move that will be debated for decades in tour de France lore," tweeted ESPN's Mark Brown (@MarkBrownESPN).

Professional cyclist Robbie Hunter also took to Twitter to show his disappointment in Contador saying, "From a person who rides in the peleton.. Contador should have waited, had he waited everybody would have waited.. my opinion[:] this was not cool!"

The top 10 most talked about topics on Twitter on July 20 at 9:30 AM GMT are:

1. Randy Orton (new)
2. Teflon Don (new)
3. Inception (-1)
4. #whereimfrom (new)
5. #youlookprettystupid (-2)
6. #ineverunderstoodthat (new)
7. TAEMIN (new)
8. SHINee (+2)
9. Despicable (-1)
10. Contador (new)

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