NZPWI People’s Choice Awards 2018

Thank you for voting in the 2018 NZPWI People’s Choice Awards!

More than 1,800 votes were cast by visitors from eight different countries. You told us loud and clear what you thought was the best of pro-wrestling in 2018.

We present your results below…

QUICK RESULTS

INTERNATIONAL CATEGORIES

NEW ZEALAND CATEGORIES

 

INTERNATIONAL CATEGORIES

BEST MALE WRESTLER (INTERNATIONAL)

1. Kenny Omega (26%)
2. AJ Styles (24%)
3. Seth Rollins (14%)
4. Kazuchika Okada (11%)
5. Roman Reigns (8%)
6. Johnny Gargano (8%)
6. Tommaso Ciampa (8%)
8. Hiroshi Tanahashi (2%)

BEST FEMALE WRESTLER (INTERNATIONAL)

1. Becky Lynch (64%)
2. Asuka (8%)
3. Ronda Rousey (7%)
4. Charlotte Flair (6%)
5. Tessa Blanchard (5%)
6. Kairi Sane (4%)
7. Shayna Baszler (4%)
8. Taya Valkyrie (1%)

BEST TAG TEAM OR STABLE (INTERNATIONAL)

1. The Elite (29%)
2. The Undisputed Era (22%)
3. The Bar (11%)
4. British Strong Style (11%)
5. The New Day (10%)
6. The Usos (8%)
7. The Lucha Brothers (6%)
8. LAX (3%)

BEST MATCH (INTERNATIONAL)

1. Becky Lynch vs. Charlotte Flair (WWE Evolution) (24%)
2. Kazuchika Okada vs. Kenny Omega (NJPW Dominion) (21%)
3. Johnny Gargano vs. Tommaso Ciampa (NXT TakeOver: New Orleans) (18%)
4. Andrade Almas vs. Johnny Gargano (NXT TakeOver: Philadelphia) (10%)
5. Kenny Omega & Kota Ibushi vs. The Young Bucks (NJPW Strong Style Evolved) (9%)
6. Brock Lesnar vs. Daniel Bryan (WWE Survivor Series) (7%)
7. Marty Scurll vs. Will Ospreay (NJPW Sakura Genesis) (6%)
8. Hiroshi Tanahashi vs. Kota Ibushi (NJPW G1 Climax) (4%)

BEST EVENT (INTERNATIONAL)

1. NXT TakeOver: New Orleans (April 7) (24%)
2. All In (September 1) (22%)
3. NJPW Wrestle Kingdom 12 (January 4) (17%)
4. WWE Evolution (October 28) (14%)
5. WWE WrestleMania 34 (April 8) (13%)
6. NJPW Dominion (June 9) (7%)
7. WWE Super Show-Down (October 6) (4%)
8. Impact Wrestling Slammiversary (July 22) (0%)

BEST PROMOTION (INTERNATIONAL)

1. NJPW (51%)
2. WWE (39%)
3. Impact Wrestling (6%)
4. Ring of Honor (4%)

 

NEW ZEALAND CATEGORIES

BEST MALE WRESTLER (NEW ZEALAND)

1. Liam Fury (34%)
2. Charlie Roberts (16%)
3. JK Moody (13%)
4. Jakob Cross (10%)
5. Kane Khan (8%)
6. “Rufguts” Roddy Gunn (7%)
6. Will Power (7%)
8. Shane Sinclair (5%)

BEST FEMALE WRESTLER (NEW ZEALAND)

1. Candy Lee (48%)
2. Just Plain Evil (13%)
3. Ashlee Spencer (13%)
4. Britenay (10%)
5. Grace Lightning (7%)
6. Misty Kitana (4%)
7. Frankie Quinn (4%)
8. Krystal Kayne (2%)

BEST TAG TEAM OR STABLE (NEW ZEALAND)

1. CruiserMates (30%)
2. James Shaw & The Jukebox Hero (20%)
3. Savage And Stone (13%)
4. Detention (9%)
5. CTRL (8%)
5. The Dapper Dynasty (8%)
7. NZXT (7%)
8. Down To Fight (5%)

BEST MATCH (NEW ZEALAND)

1. Falcon Kid vs. Jake Shehaan vs. Robbie Eagles (IPW NBX) (26%)
2. Kane Khan vs. Will Power (SPW Halloween Haunting) (16%)
3. JK Moody vs. Kane Khan (SPW Southern Rumble) (15%)
4. JK Moody vs. Will Ospreay (SPW Fight Nights) (13%)
5. Dal Knox vs. Liam Fury (IPW Taranaki Turmoil) (10%)
6. Paul Sayers vs. “Rufguts” Roddy Gunn (UCW One Night Only) (8%)
7. Liam Fury vs. Toa Henare (IPW Homecoming) (7%)
8. Liam Fury vs. Mr Burns (IPW Infinity Warfare) (5%)

BEST EVENT (NEW ZEALAND)

1. SPW Southern Rumble (July 14) (25%)
2. IPW Nightmare Before Christmas (December 15) (22%)
3. Maniacs United All Women’s Live Pro Wrestling (November 3) (19%)
4. Asylum Pro E01: From The Ashes (August 25) (11%)
5. CPW MitchellMania (November 17) (10%)
6. IPW XV (May 19) (8%)
7. UCW Invasion (February 10) (3%)
8. SPW Battle Lines (April 21) (2%)

BEST PROMOTION (NEW ZEALAND)

1. IPW (36%)
2. SPW (33%)
3. Maniacs United (17%)
4. NZWPW (5%)
4. UCW (5%)
6. Hughes Academy (3%)
7. PWE (1%)

BEST INTERNATIONAL GUEST (NEW ZEALAND)

1. Will Ospreay (53%)
2. Shazza McKenzie (13%)
3. “Hacksaw” Jim Duggan (11%)
4. Robbie Eagles (10%)
5. Tenille Dashwood (5%)
6. Gino Gambino (4%)
7. Kellyanne (3%)
8. Adam Brooks (1%)

BEST NEW ZEALANDER ABROAD (INTERNATIONAL)

1. Dakota Kai (42%)
2. Jay White (26%)
3. Travis Banks (17%)
4. Toa Henare (6%)
5. Bad Luck Fale (4%)
5. TK Cooper (4%)
7. Bea Priestley (1%)
7. Dylan James (1%)