Pro Wrestling Illustrated has named AJ Styles the “Wrestler of the Year” for the second time in a row. Styles joins Dusty Rhodes, Ric Flair, Steve Austin, John Cena and CM Punk as the only wrestlers to do that in consecutive years.
Styles earned 38% of the vote, ahead of Kazuchika Okada (21%), Kenny Omega (11%), and Cody Rhodes (9%), among others.
The rest of the awards are as followed:
Rookie: Otis Drozovic
Inspirational: Christopher Daniels
Most Improved: Jinder Mahal
Comeback: The Hardys
Feud: Kenny Omega vs. Kazuchika Okada
Hated: Jinder Mahal
Popular: AJ Styles
Match: Kenny Omega vs. Kazuchika Okada (1/4)
Tag Team: Young Bucks