And the winner is… results are in for the 2023 NZPWI People’s Choice Awards.
Will Ospreay claimed Best Male Wrestler (International), while his Wrestle Kingdom 17 classic against Kenny Omega was voted Best Match.
Horus achieved similar success at home, being voted Best Male Wrestler for the second year running. His win over Jake Shehaan in Fans Bring the Weapons was voted Best Match.
Rhea Ripley swept Best Female Wrestler (International) with an astonishing 64 per cent of the vote. Locally, Frankie Quinn was crowned New Zealand’s Best Female Wrestler for the fourth year in a row.