THE SIGNATURE SPOT: Pro Wrestling Year End Awards 2019

by Chris Toplack – DEC 17, 2019

The difference between ordinary and extraordinary is that little extra. Today, we look at those who stood out and captured our imagination in 2019. I’ll choose a winner along with my runner up in each category:

Male Wrestler of the Year 

My Pick: Will Ospreay 

5- 5-star matches in 2019

  • NJPW Best Of The Super Juniors XXV Day 15 Will Ospreay vs Shingo Takagi

  • NJPW Dominion 6.9 Will Ospreay Dragon Lee

  • NJPW Best Of The Super Juniors XXVI – Day 8 Will Ospreay vs Bandido

  • NJPW G1 Climax 2019 – Day 5 – Will Ospreay vs Kota Ibushi 

  • NJPW G1 Climax 2019 – Day 7   Will Ospreay vs Kazuchika Okada


  • Won the NEVER Openweight Championship at Wrestle Kingdom 13 in the Tokyo Dome

  • Won the IWGP Junior Heavyweight Championship (Still reigning as championship) 

  • Won the Best of the Super Juniors

Runner Up: Adam Cole

2-5 star matches in 2019 

  • NXT TakeOver: New York – Adam Cole vs Johnny Gargano 2 Out Of 3 Falls

  • NXT TakeOver XXV – Adam Cole vs Johnny Gargano 


  • Won the NXT Championship at NXT TakeOver 25 against Johnny Gargano 

  • Competed on Raw, Smackdown, WWE NXT along with every NXT TakeOver event and Survivor Series… For the Full List of Awards, Click HERE



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