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Necroyeti
01-27-2011, 12:37 AM
CATEGORY A AWARDS

LOU THESZ/RIC FLAIR AWARD (WRESTLER OF THE YEAR)

1. JOHN CENA (242)1,451
2. Takashi Sugiura (106)802
3. Masato Yoshino (70)754
4. Prince Devitt (58)634
5. Chris Jericho (44)551

MOST OUTSTANDING WRESTLER

1. DANIEL BRYAN (269)2,037
2. Davey Richards (197)1,835
3. Prince Devitt (158)1,525
4. Naomichi Marufuji (84)758
5. Shingo Takagi (10)515

BEST BOX OFFICE DRAW

1. BROCK LESNAR (735)3,813
2. Georges St. Pierre (6)1,667
3. John Cena (74)1,542
4. Mistico (3)348
5. Quinton Jackson (2)199

FEUD OF THE YEAR

1. KEVIN STEEN VS. EL GENERICO (299)2,004
2. Anderson Silva vs. Chael Sonnen (107)1,036
3. Quinton Jackson vs. Rashad Evans (125)972
4. Georges St. Pierre vs. Josh Koscheck (53)713
5. Undertaker vs. Shawn Michaels (63)681

TAG TEAM OF THE YEAR

1. CHRIS HERO & CLAUDIO CASTAGNOLI (403)2,506
2. Chris Sabin & Alex Shelley (225)1,948
3. Robert Roode & James Storm (29)780
4. Prince Devitt & Ryusuke Taguchi (65)733
5. Mark & Jay Briscoe (2)396

MOST IMPROVED

1. SHEAMUS (130)1,053
2. The Miz (123)976
3. Dolph Ziggler (88)822
4. Eddie Edwards (81)520
5. Bobby Fish (70)432

BEST ON INTERVIEWS

1. CHAEL SONNEN (473)2,783
2. The Miz (108)1,036
3. C.M. Punk (85)920
4. Chris Jericho (61)690
5. Kevin Steen (82)614

MOST CHARISMATIC

1. JOHN CENA (262)1,959
2. Brock Lesnar (137)1,162
3. The Miz (73)763
4. Alberto Del Rio (46)370
5. Yamato (4)367

BEST TECHNICAL WRESTLER

1. DANIEL BRYAN (370)2,765
2. Davey Richards (151)1,719
3. Prince Devitt (89)1,205
4. Kurt Angle (45)874
5. Naomichi Marufuji (6)148

BRUISER BRODY MEMORIAL AWARD (BEST BRAWLER)

1. KEVIN STEEN (152) 1,174
2. Jon Moxley (82) 918
3. Togi Makabe (88)647
4. Masato Tanaka (17)467
5. Necro Butcher (46)453

BEST FLYING WRESTLER

1. KOTA IBUSHI (221)1,903
2. Ricochet (161)1,591
3. Pac (120)1,149
4. Mascara Dorada (81)1,093
5. Evan Bourne (103)994

MOST OVERRATED

1. KANE (222)1,596
2. Randy Orton (80)677
3. Abyss (44)402
4. Rob Van Dam (29)338
5. Drew McIntyre (43)318

MOST UNDERRATED

1. KAVAL (122)786
2. Christian (53)683
3. Evan Bourne (62)607
4. Yoshi Tatsu (59)542
5. Jack Swagger (70)418

PROMOTION OF THE YEAR

1. ULTIMATE FIGHTING CHAMPIONSHIPS (506)2,713
2. Dragon Gate (105)1,293
3. New Japan Pro Wrestling (73)1,089
4. Ring of Honor (62)1,080
5. World Wrestling Entertainment (30)851

BEST WEEKLY TV SHOW

1. RING OF HONOR (249)2,129
2. UFC Ultimate Fighter (129)1,422
3. WWE Monday Night Raw (70)1,119
4. Dragon Gate Infinity (127)867
5. WWE Smackdown (52)634

WORKED MATCH OF THE YEAR

1. UNDERTAKER VS. SHAWN MICHAELS 3/28 PHOENIX (238)1,885
2. Tyler Black vs. Davey Richards 6/19 Toronto (211)1,711
3. Bryan Danielson vs. Shingo Takagi 7/24 Philadelphia (124)1,099
4. BxB Hulk vs. Shingo Takagi 7/11 Kobe (64)695
5. Chris Hero vs. Akira Tozawa 9/5 Reseda (86)566

ROOKIE OF THE YEAR

1. ADAM COLE (288)2,189
2. Green Ant (94)989
3. Rich Swann (29)805
4. Kazuki Hashimoto (92)703
5. Tama Tonga (75)694

BEST NON-WRESTLER

1. VICKIE GUERRERO (296)1,935
2. Jim Cornette (76)1,072
3. Ricardo Rodriguez (60)698
4. Michael Cole (94)679
5. Mike Briscoe (14)342

BEST TELEVISION ANNOUNCER

1. JOE ROGAN (306)1,912
2. Michael Schiavello (79)784
3. C.M. Punk (59)525
4. Mike Goldberg (34)480
5. Josh Matthews (9)477

WORST TELEVISION ANNOUNCER

1. MICHAEL COLE (310)2,167
2. Matt Striker (159)1,645
3. Todd Grisham (43)726
4. Jerry Lawler (8)448
5. Mike Tenay (11)313

BEST MAJOR WRESTLING SHOW

1. UFC 116 7/3 LAS VEGAS (153)1,312
2. ROH Death Before Dishonor 6/19 Toronto (154)1,264
3. WWE WrestleMania 3/28 Phoenix (87)762
4. PWG 7 7/30 Reseda (70)626
5. New Japan 10/11 Tokyo (97)624

Necroyeti
01-27-2011, 12:39 AM
CATEGORY B AWARDS

WORST MAJOR WRESTLING SHOW

1. TNA HARDCORE JUSTICE 8/8 ORLANDO 172
2. TNA Turning Point 11/7 Orlando 126
3. WWE Bragging Rights 10/24 Minneapolis 72
4. WWE Survivor Series 11/21 Miami 37
5. TNA Destination X 3/21 Orlando 33

BEST WRESTLING MANEUVER

1. RICOCHET DOUBLE ROTATION MOONSAULT 178
2. Daniel Bryan LeBell lock 117
3. Justin Gabriel 450 splash 57
4. Prince Devitt Bloody Sunday DDT 56
5. Kota Ibushi Golden star press 40

MOST DISGUSTING PROMOTIONAL TACTIC

1. STAND UP FOR WWE CAMPAIGN 168
2. Rob Terry chair shot 75
3. Tommy Dreamer bloodbath in front of his young daughters 57
4. John Cena firing angle 46
5. Vickie Guerrero constantly promoted as fat and ugly 39

WORST TELEVISION SHOW

1. TNA IMPACT 402
2. WWE NXT 184
3. WWE Smackdown 25
4. WWE Raw 22
5. AAA 18

WORST MATCH OF THE YEAR

1. KAITLYN VS. MAXINE 10/19 EDMONTON 223
2. Vince McMahon vs. Bret Hart 3/28 Phoenix 197
3. Anderson Silva vs. Demian Maia 4/10 Abu Dhabi 53
4. Undertaker vs. Kane Hell in a Cell 10/3 Dallas 51
5. Andre Winner vs. Nik Lentz 8/28 Boston 32

WORST FEUD OF THE YEAR

1. EDGE VS. KANE 296
2. Undertaker vs. Kane 113
3. Hulk Hogan & Eric Bischoff vs. Dixie Carter 62
4. EV 2 vs. Fortune 55
5. John Cena vs. Nexus 41

WORST PROMOTION OF THE YEAR

1. TNA 562
2. IWA Mid South 38
3. WWE 25
4. AAA 18
5. Strikeforce 11

BEST BOOKER

1. JOE SILVA 298
2. Gedo & Jado 161
3. Mike Quackenbush 119
4. Gabe Sapolsky 67
5. Adam Pearce 58

PROMOTER OF THE YEAR

1. DANA WHITE 709
2. Sanshiro Takagi 49
3. Cary Silkin 27
4. Vince McMahon 12

BEST GIMMICK

1. ALBERTO DEL RIO 259
2. Nexus 79
3. C.M. Punk Straight Edge Society 47
4. Santino Marella 29
5. Batista 25

WORST GIMMICK

1. ORLANDO JORDAN 148
2. Mystery General Manager 55
3. Eric Young concussion angle 52
4. Robbie E 51
5. Abyss 49

BEST PRO WRESTLING BOOK

1. COUNTDOWN TO LOCKDOWN BY MICK FOLEY 286
2. The World According to Dutch by Dutch Mantel 23
3. Heart for the fight by Brian Stann 19
4. 101 Strangest matches by Oliver Hurley 16

BEST PRO WRESTLING DVD

1. CHRIS JERICHO BREAKING THE CODE 274
2. Ricky Steamboat Life Story of the Dragon 75
3. Hart Family Anthology 62
4. Shawn Michaels My Journey 43
5. Best of Raw 1993 & 1994 32

Necroyeti
01-27-2011, 12:49 AM
Feud of the year: Steen vs. Generico, FUCK YES

Also LMAO at an MMA show winning the "best wrestling show award".

PrimusSucks
01-27-2011, 12:53 AM
I think it is funny that Matt Striker gets best commentator one year, and is second from worst the next.

Tenzach
01-27-2011, 02:09 AM
Since when was the Stand Up for WWE Campaign disgusting?

The Brown One
01-27-2011, 02:09 AM
Hah I knew that NXT season 3 divas match would be the worst match of 2010. Either I can predict the future, or its just common sense that it sucked.
How the hell did Cena get the Wrestler of the Year award again?! This was possibly his worst year, in terms of titles, and competition. They made a bunch of rookies look like a threat to him, and he didn't hold any world titles after the first half of the year. Hell I would have gone with Randy.

Kashdinero
01-27-2011, 02:17 AM
Feud of the year: Steen vs. Generico, FUCK YES

Also LMAO at an MMA show winning the "best wrestling show award".

I don't like the fact that MMA is factored into these awards, but it sure does make a strong point. Point being, the two aren't really different from each other, in as far as how they're presented.

Minor rant over.

Outstanding wrestler of the year, Feud of the year and Tag Team of the year, makes me happy.

Nice to see Sanshiro Takagi place second in the best promoter category, not bad for a wrestler in Japan's number 5 company (DDT). Also, props to Adam Cole, but I'd have gone with Swan.


Lastly, you can't argue with Jado & Gedo's placement as the best Pro Wrestling bookers.

Thanks for posting this NY. Another fine effort!

Necroyeti
01-27-2011, 02:21 AM
Since when was the Stand Up for WWE Campaign disgusting?
http://i.imgur.com/qzFop.png
If you're serious: Linda McMahon campaign.

The Brown One
01-27-2011, 02:22 AM
http://i.imgur.com/qzFop.png
If you're serious: Linda McMahon campaign.

The WWE campaign was just weird..
The Linda McMahon campaign was a joke.

wallyman
01-27-2011, 02:24 AM
this thing looks like it was made by a bunch of tna haters..none of the matches for match of the year weere therre...and johnce cena winnin wrstler of te year lol...hes charismatic and box office draw but not a wrestler

Necroyeti
01-27-2011, 02:37 AM
this thing looks like it was made by a bunch of tna haters..none of the matches for match of the year weere therre...and johnce cena winnin wrstler of te year lol...hes charismatic and box office draw but not a wrestler
Barring Hero vs. Tozawa (which I haven't seen) I can vouch for all those matches being better than anything from TNA last year. Not that TNA didn't have their share of outstanding matches though.... I did expect to see MCMG vs. Beer Money in there tbh.

The Brown One
01-27-2011, 02:43 AM
Damn right Beer Money vs MCMG should have been in there, and MCMG should have been tagteam of the year.

Necroyeti
01-27-2011, 02:48 AM
No way jose, Kings of Wrestling have had a fantastic year and totally deserved to win that.

Kashdinero
01-27-2011, 03:06 AM
No way jose, Kings of Wrestling have had a fantastic year and totally deserved to win that.

Sorry, but I just have to second this!

Hero Vs Tozawa was fantastic. BOLA 2010 was awesome!

The Brown One
01-27-2011, 03:18 AM
I'm willing to have a tie with The Kings of Wrestling and MCMG for tagteam of the year. Both well deserved.

CMhuw24
01-27-2011, 06:30 AM
Oh my god.
I just watched Kaitlyn vs Maxine.
Thats was, oh my so bad i doubt words can describe it.
Ouch, it actually was painful to watch.

RomanFlare
01-27-2011, 12:31 PM
UFC on Wrestling awards? Seriously, what the hell? I've lost all respect for Wrestling Observer.

K2Jelly
01-27-2011, 12:42 PM
How can Davey Richards lose to Daniel Bryan TWICE?

xAzureSkye
01-27-2011, 02:11 PM
Oh my god.
I just watched Kaitlyn vs Maxine.
Thats was, oh my so bad i doubt words can describe it.
Ouch, it actually was painful to watch.

Well there was a reason behind the shit match, apart from both Divas lack of skill, they didnt have enough time to practice the match, but nothing beats last year's Worst Match Of the Year.

WARNING: this match may cause loss of eyesight..

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hrXpDHEq5VE&feature=related

Kid_Gangsta
01-27-2011, 03:01 PM
http://www.threadbombing.com/data/media/2/Lazy_baby_eating.gif Thats what i think of the WON awards.

SilverGhost
01-27-2011, 03:07 PM
this thing looks like it was made by a bunch of tna haters..none of the matches for match of the year weere therre...and johnce cena winnin wrstler of te year lol...hes charismatic and box office draw but not a wrestler

Yes they are haters. They added in MCMG because they are hating TNA.

Really? Open your eyes and accept that TNA is lacking.

If they were haters, TNA wouldn't even be mentioned.

K2Jelly
01-27-2011, 03:12 PM
Yes they are haters. They added in MCMG because they are hating TNA.

Really? Open your eyes and accept that TNA is lacking.

If they were haters, TNA wouldn't even be mentioned.

I think he means that more of their shining moments weren't even acknowledged.

As much as you don't like TNA as of now, you have to realize the MCMG weren't their only plus for 2010. Although I do agree it's ignorant to assume the people who made the choices were TNA haters.

WWTNA Mark
01-27-2011, 03:16 PM
Well there was a reason behind the shit match, apart from both Divas lack of skill, they didnt have enough time to practice the match, but nothing beats last year's Worst Match Of the Year.

WARNING: this match may cause loss of eyesight..

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hrXpDHEq5VE&feature=related

I'm sorry but that still doesn't beat Maxine vs Kaitlyn. I really don't know why Kaitlyn even won NXT. I give her about a year of still being with WWE and i'm being generous.

Edit: I really don't get how Orlando Jordan's gimmick is the worst of 2010. Have they seen Abyssomaina?!?

SilverGhost
01-27-2011, 03:17 PM
I think he means that more of their shining moments weren't even acknowledged.

As much as you don't like TNA as of now, you have to realize the MCMG weren't their only plus for 2010. Although I do agree it's ignorant to assume the people who made the choices were TNA haters.

Shining moments and TNA don't go well these. I wouldn't even count that disaster in BFG 10-10-10 as a "shining moment".(Hogan and the rest leaving would be a right direction)

I do like TNA but I do bash on its negatives that heavily outweigh its positives. The fact that MCMG is second on the best tag team list is the ONLY plus side that TNA has. "Worst show" isn't something that you should be proud of.

I do agree on the last part. It is kinda ignorant that claim the people who made this are TNA haters. But as I said, if they were TNA haters, MCMG wouldn't be in the list as second.

SilverGhost
01-27-2011, 03:22 PM
UFC on Wrestling awards? Seriously, what the hell? I've lost all respect for Wrestling Observer.

Well....they do have more wrestling than WWE. :\

Necroyeti
01-27-2011, 03:56 PM
UFC on Wrestling awards? Seriously, what the hell? I've lost all respect for Wrestling Observer.
The Wrestling Observer has been getting steadily worse and worse for pulling this kind of shit on their newsletters and radio shows, hence why I largely don't bother downloading them anymore.

"Wanna hear some interesting comments about those awesome PPVs from the weekend and gain some insight into what's happening in the wrestling world? LOL FUCK YOU BRAH, LET'S TALK ABOUT MMA!!!!! AND JAPAN!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!"

I wouldn't mind Meltzer and Alvarez having a raging hard-on for MMA, if I actually gave two shits about MMA. I mean, if I wanted to read about MMA, I would read "Bloody Elbow" or something, not some pro wrestling newsletter.

Necroyeti
01-27-2011, 03:57 PM
And, while I'm in full rant mode about Meltzer: What in the blue fuck is the point of quarter stars in the star rating system? Is there really any difference between a ****3/4 match and a ***** match? And why does seemingly everyone in the IWC seem to copy this abomination of a system? (These are all rhetorical, don't answer)

Having like four 5 star matches and forty 4.75 star matches doesn't make you look like a connoisseur, it makes you like a fucking mark for your own ratings.

I'm going to start a blog rating every match between 0 and 100 percent - complete with quarter percents - so I can look totally boss on the internets.

Mikeyboy7777777
01-27-2011, 04:02 PM
i agree about almost everythign except the john cena stuff and that christian should win the most underrated wrestler i mean god he's bene in the business for so long does he get any credit? no he get's a ecw title well that's totally the same as a raw title heck not it would be the same as a midcard title oh well ecw title was great once but meh christian held it with honour but still should have gotten better title(A)

Iron Ape
01-27-2011, 04:52 PM
How the hell did Cena get the Wrestler of the Year award again?! This was possibly his worst year, in terms of titles, and competition. They made a bunch of rookies look like a threat to him, and he didn't hold any world titles after the first half of the year. Hell I would have gone with Randy.
Being the focal point and carrying the business goes much farther towards making someone Wrestler of the Year than any fictitious titles do.

Iron Ape
01-27-2011, 04:55 PM
i agree about almost everythign except the john cena stuff and that christian should win the most underrated wrestler i mean god he's bene in the business for so long does he get any credit? no he get's a ecw title well that's totally the same as a raw title heck not it would be the same as a midcard title oh well ecw title was great once but meh christian held it with honour but still should have gotten better title(A)
Christian having been in the business for so long has nothing to do with whether or not he's the most underrated wrestler at this very point in time. You're muddying unrelated things together.

Regardless, people get way too bent out of shape over this stuff. It's just an arbitrary, pointless list that doesn't mean much of anything. Don't like it? Go make your own arbitrary, pointless list that won't mean much of anything. :)

HeelTurn
01-27-2011, 05:06 PM
Christian having been in the business for so long has nothing to do with whether or not he's the most underrated wrestler at this very point in time. You're muddying unrelated things together.

Regardless, people get way too bent out of shape over this stuff. It's just an arbitrary, pointless list that doesn't mean much of anything. Don't like it? Go make your own arbitrary, pointless list that won't mean much of anything. :)

I did make an arbitary, pointless list that doesn't mean anything lol

Iron Ape
01-27-2011, 05:13 PM
I did make an arbitary, pointless list that doesn't mean anything lol
See, this guy has the right idea. Kudos to you, HeelTurn.