2021 Doomie Award Results!

Our three-week period of balloting for the 2022 Doomies has concluded with 240 people submitting final ballots for this year’s awards.  Thanks to everyone for voting as the 240 ballots shattered out past marks of participation, so we will be keeping the nomination + final ballot format going forward in the future.

I included the top three finishers for each category below, but if you wish to see a percentage breakdown of votes you can find them at this link.  If you wish to see how nominations went to get to the top five, you can find them at this link.  Note that the tiebreaker was number of first place votes and then number of second places votes.

Here were the results of the 2020 Doomies:

WRESTLER OF THE YEAR

Winner:  Bryan Danielson (102 votes)
2nd:  Kenny Omega (65 votes)
3rd:  Roman Reigns (43 votes)

MEN’S WRESTLER OF THE YEAR

Winner:  Bryan Danielson (108 votes)
2nd:  Kenny Omega (60 votes)
3rd:  Roman Reigns (42 votes)

WOMEN’S WRESTLER OF THE YEAR

Winner:  Dr. Britt Baker (151 votes)
2nd:  Thunder Rosa (33 votes)
3rd:  Bianca Belair (32 votes)

WORST WRESTLER OF THE YEAR

Winner:  Nia Jax (134 votes)
2nd:  Marko Stunt (30 votes)
3rd:  Omos (28 votes)

TAG TEAM OF THE YEAR

Winner:  FTR (72 votes)
2nd:  The Lucha Brothers (66 votes)
3rd:  The Young Bucks (55 votes)

FEUD OF THE YEAR

Winner:  Hangman Adam Page vs. Kenny Omega (117 votes)
2nd:  Dark Order & Adam Hangman Page vs. The Elite (39 votes)
3rd:  Hangman Adam Page vs. Bryan Danielson (35 votes)

MATCH OF THE YEAR

Winner:  Hangman Adam Page vs. Bryan Danielson (AEW:  Winter is Coming) (71 votes)
2nd:  WALTER vs. Ilja Dragunov (NXT:  Takeover 36) (57 votes)
3rd:  The Young Bucks vs. The Lucha Brothers (Cage Match, AEW:  All Out) (52 votes)

BEST COMMENTATOR

Winner:  Tony Schiavone (98 votes)
2nd:  Excalibur (65 votes)
3rd:  Pat McAfee (33 votes)

WORST COMMENTATOR

Winner:  Mark Henry (55 votes)
2nd:  Corey Graves (52 votes)
3rd:  Michael Cole (51 votes)

BEST SUPERCARD

Winner:  AEW:  All Out (109 votes)
2nd:  AEW:  Full Gear (44 votes)
3rd:  WWE:  WrestleMania 37 (28 votes)

WORST SUPERCARD

Winner:  WWE:  Crown Jewel (94 votes)
2nd:  WWE:  WrestleMania Backlash (37 votes)
3rd:  WWE:  Survivor Series (28 votes)

MOMENT OF THE YEAR

Winner:  CM Punk Returns to Pro Wrestling in Chicago (175 votes)
2nd:  Bryan Danielson & Adam Cole Debut in AEW (23 votes)
3rd:  Bianca Belair & Sasha Banks Main Event Night One of WrestleMania 37 & Hangman Adam Page Wins AEW Championship from Kenny Omega (Tied – 17 votes)

WORST MOMENT OF THE YEAR

Winner:  Bianca Belair Loses Women’s Championship in 26 Seconds to Becky Lynch (63 votes)
2nd:  Exploding Barbed Wire Death Match in AEW Ends in a DUD (52 votes)
3rd:  Alexa Bliss Uses Lily the Doll to Scare Opponents & Vince McMahon’s Obsession with a Golden Egg (Tied – 41 votes)

PROMOTION OF THE YEAR

Winner:  AEW (207 votes)
2nd:  WWE (15 votes)
3rd:  Stardom (8 votes)

TV SHOW OF THE YEAR

Winner:  AEW:  Dynamite (198 votes)
2nd:  WWE Smackdown Live! (18 votes)
3rd:  WWE NXT (later NXT 2.0) (8 votes)

MOST IMPROVED

Winners:  Dr. Britt Baker & Tay Conti (TIE, 64 votes)
3rd:  Bobby Lashley (44 votes)

BIGGEST WRESTLING NEWS STORY

Winner:  Bryan Danielson, CM Punk & Adam Cole Join AEW (105 votes)
2nd:  CM Punk Signs with AEW (62 votes)
3rd:  WWE Announces Record Profits and Fires Dozens of People for “Budget Reasons” (48 votes)

BLOG COLUMN OF THE YEAR

Winner:  Observer Flashbacks (Scott Keith) (67 votes)
2nd:  AEW Dynamite Rants (Scott Keith) (58 votes)
3rd:  NXT 2.0 Rants (Scott Keith) (43 votes)

BLOG WRITER OF THE YEAR

Winner:  Thomas Hall (118 votes)
2nd:  Maffew Gregg (41 votes)
3rd:  Jabroniville (19 votes)

BLOG COMMENTER OF THE YEAR

Winner:  Gorilla (77 votes)
2nd:  Spaniels (39 votes)
3rd:  Lawrence Talbot (22 votes)

MOST LOVED BLOG TOPIC

Winner:  Vintage Wrestling (1980s & 1990s) (80 votes)
2nd:  How Great AEW Is (50 votes)
3rd:  How Much Cody Rhodes Sucks (49 votes)

WORST BLOG TOPIC

Winner:  American Politics (86 votes)
2nd:  AEW vs. WWE (57 votes)
3rd:  AEW Fans Defensiveness (41 votes)

Again, thanks to everyone who voted!