Man, Chad has been getting the short end of the stick in all of his arcs so far. First he had to go up against who might be the most powerful Shinigami in Soul Society (didnt end well), and then had that sneaky asshole Nnoitra sneak up behind him. I have full confidence that he is more powerful than he has had the chance to show so far. I mean, he did this:
Put him in a fair fight, and who knows what he could do. Not saying he'd win, but he'd have a fighting chance.