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Full 2022 PWI 500 list revealed

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Full 2022 PWI 500 list revealed

Find out who Pro Wrestling Illustrated thinks are the 500 best male wrestlers of the past year.

Earlier today, Pro Wrestling Illustrated unveiled its top 10 wrestlers in the world according to its annual PWI 500 list. Now that the dust has settled and those debates are over amongst wrestling fans, the full 500 wrestler list has been released as well. As we did earlier, we will remind you of the criteria for the PWI 500 and that these are considered within kayfabe:

Full 2022 PWI 500 list revealed

Via PWI on Twitter

Here’s the full list for this year’s PWI 500:

    1. Roman Reigns
    2. Kazuchika Okada
    3. CM Punk
    4. Adam Page
    5. Bobby Lashley
    6. Cody Rhodes
    7. Bryan Danielson
    8. El Hijo Del
    9. Big E
    10. Jonathan Gresham
    11. Shingo Takagi
    12. Jon Moxley
    13. Matt Cardona
    14. Josh Alexander
    15. Hiroshi Tanahashi
    16. MJF
    17. Seth Rollins
    18. Adam Cole
    19. Kenny Omega
    20. Drew McIntyre
    21. Moose
    22. Chris Jericho
    23. Jay White
    24. Alexander
    25. AC Mack
    26. Bron Breakker
    27. Will Ospreay
    28. Sammy Guevara
    29. Zack Sabre Jr.
    30. Mike Bailey
    31. Bandido
    32. Katsuhiko Nakajima
    33. Ace Austin
    34. Jake Lee
    35. Hechicero
    36. Kevin Owens
    37. Xavier Woods
    38. Scorpio Sky
    39. El Desperado
    40. Eddie Kingston
    41. Psycho Clown
    42. Jacob Fatu
    43. Wheeler YUTA
    44. Minoru Suzuki
    45. Darby Allin
    46. Shinsuke Nakamura
    47. Randy Orton
    48. Daniel Garcia
    49. Trey Miguel
    50. Trish Adora
    51. KAI
    52. Kento Miyahara
    53. Ricky Starks
    54. Ricochet
    55. Fenix
    56. PAC
    57. Damian Priest
    58. Kota Ibushi
    59. Konosuke Takeshita
    60. Nick Aldis
    61. Go Shiozaki
    62. Tetsuya Naito
    63. Finn Balor
    64. Ciampa
    65. Edge
    66. Laredo Kid
    67. Wardlow
    68. Mistico
    69. Tom Lawlor
    70. Alex Shelley
    71. Andrade
    72. Ilja Dragunov
    73. Malakai Black
    74. AJ Styles
    75. Trevor Murdoch
    76. Tomohiro Ishii
    77. Carmelo Hayes
    78. Ultimo Guerrero
    79. Tetsuya Endo
    80. Keith Lee
    81. Christian Cage
    82. Swerve Strickland
    83. Taiji Ishimori
    84. Sami Zayn
    85. Kofi Kingston
    86. Alex Kane
    87. Axel Tischer
    88. Titan
    89. Riddle
    90. Jungle Boy
    91. Gunther
    92. Hiromu Takahashi
    93. Pentagon Jr.
    94. Yuma Aoyagi
    95. EFFY
    96. Theory
    97. Jordynne Grace
    98. Satoshi Kojima
    99. Ninja Mack
    100. Kyle O’Reilly
    101. Dax Harwood
    102. Myron Reed
    103. Powerhouse Hobbs
    104. Adam Brooks
    105. Homicide
    106. Michael Oku
    107. YAMATO
    108. Richard Holliday
    109. Volador Jr.
    110. Masha Slamovich
    111. Allie Katch
    112. Nick Gage
    113. Angel de Oro
    114. Orange Cassidy
    115. EVIL
    116. Niebla Roja
    117. Kazuyuki Fujita
    118. Kenoh
    119. Yuji Okabayashi
    120. Omos
    121. Naomichi Marufuji
    122. Euforia
    123. Cameron Grimes
    124. Hook
    125. Suwama
    126. Sheamus
    127. Dante Martin
    128. Eddie Edwards
    129. Takashi Sugiura
    130. Eita
    131. El Lindaman
    132. JONAH
    133. Chris Bey
    134. Happy Corbin
    135. Dragon Lee
    136. KENTA
    137. Santos Escobar
    138. Calvin Tankman
    139. Jey Uso
    140. TJP
    141. Mark Haskins
    142. Masato Tanaka
    143. Tony Deppen
    144. Davey Richards
    145. SB KENTo
    146. RUSH
    147. Jimmy Uso
    148. Rich Swann
    149. Darius Carter
    150. The Miz
    151. Fred Rosser
    152. Hayato Tamura
    153. Roderick Strong
    154. Chris Brookes
    155. Jay Lethal
    156. Kzy
    157. Lance Archer
    158. Josh Woods
    159. Alec Price
    160. Jeff Hardy
    161. Killer Kross
    162. Mads Krugger
    163. Tristan Archer
    164. Black Taurus
    165. Atsushi Kotoge
    166. Cara Noir
    167. Ethan Page
    168. Yasufumi Nakanoue
    169. Jeff Cobb
    170. SHO
    171. Max Caster
    172. W. Morrissey
    173. Sting
    174. Rey Mysterio
    175. Noam Dar
    176. Keiji Muto
    177. YOH
    178. Tama Tonga
    179. Kaito Kiyomiya
    180. Matt Hardy
    181. Ricky Knight Jr.
    182. Tony D’Angelo
    183. Nick Jackson
    184. Matt Jackson
    185. John Hennigan
    186. Erica Leigh
    187. Robbie Eagles
    188. Anthony Bowens
    189. SANADA
    190. Brody King
    191. Cesaro
    192. Jordan Blade
    193. Shawn Spears
    194. Great-O-Khan
    195. Dexter Lumis
    196. Mark Briscoe
    197. Jay Briscoe
    198. Kez Evans
    199. Pagano
    200. Bobby Fish
    201. T-Hawk
    202. Chris Sabin
    203. DARK Sheik
    204. Luchasaurus
    205. Taichi
    206. Joe Gacy
    207. Jah-C
    208. Willow Nightingale
    209. Dragon Dia
    210. Hirooki Goto
    211. Alex Colon
    212. Nick Wayne
    213. Joel Bateman
    214. Shun Skywalker
    215. Drew Parker
    216. Buddy Matthews
    217. Juice Robinson
    218. Dralistico
    219. ACH
    220. Luke Jacobs
    221. YOSHI-HASHI
    222. Blake Christian
    223. Masakatsu Funaki
    224. Rick Boogs
    225. David Finlay
    226. Colby Corino
    227. Templario
    228. John Silver
    229. Max The Impaler
    230. Matt Angel
    231. King Muertes
    232. Izanagi
    233. Anthony Ogogo
    234. Eric Young
    235. Sam Adonis
    236. Parrow
    237. Matt Hayter
    238. Santana
    239. Rocky Romero
    240. Rohit Raju
    241. Chad Gable
    242. Miro
    243. El Phantasmo
    244. Madcap Moss
    245. PCO
    246. Soberano Jr.
    247. Otis
    248. Jun Kasai
    249. Ortiz
    250. Brian Cage
    251. Bryan Keith
    252. Jurn Simmons
    253. HAYATA
    254. Killian McMurphy
    255. Dan Moloney
    256. Gran Guerrero
    257. Willie Mack
    258. Masaaki Mochizuki
    259. Dalton Castle
    260. Joey Janela
    261. Clark Connors
    262. Senza Volto
    263. Billie Starkz
    264. Francesco Akira
    265. LA Park
    266. Octagon Jr.
    267. Mysterious Q
    268. Steve Maclin
    269. WARHORSE
    270. Trent
    271. Jake Something
    272. Kushida
    273. Diamante
    274. KC Navarro
    275. Marko Estrada
    276. Sonny Kiss
    277. Alex Reynolds
    278. Flamita
    279. Atticus Cogar
    280. David Ali
    281. Shane Taylor
    282. Chris Adonis
    283. Shigehiro Irie
    284. Billy Dixon
    285. Dolph Ziggler
    286. Arik Royal
    287. Atlantis Jr.
    288. Butch
    289. Kevin Blackwood
    290. Kennedi Copeland
    291. Ridge Holland
    292. Dominik Mysterio
    293. Daisuke Harada
    294. Xavant
    295. Cinta de Oro
    296. Kevin Ku
    297. John Hawking
    298. Bhupinder Gujjar
    299. Keita Murray
    300. Alex Zayne
    301. Jake Hager
    302. DMT Azul
    303. Chris Ridgeway
    304. Joe Black
    305. Rey Escorpion
    306. Mike Bennett
    307. Manny Ferno
    308. Rey Horus
    309. MAO
    310. Max Dupri
    311. GPA
    312. Tanga Loa
    313. Rina Yamashita
    314. Brian Myers
    315. Royce Isaacs
    316. Dominic Garrini
    317. Hoodfoot
    318. Shawn Dean
    319. Karl Anderson
    320. Cole Radrick
    321. Kidd Bandit
    322. Karl Fredericks
    323. Grayson Waller
    324. Yuya Uemura
    325. Joe Doering
    326. Kenny King
    327. Joey Ace
    328. Deaner
    329. Alex Coughlin
    330. TAJIRI
    331. Danhausen
    332. Titus Alexander
    333. Omar Amir
    334. Jordan Oliver
    335. Jake Crist
    336. Shota Umino
    337. Jeremy Prophet
    338. Doc Gallows
    339. Chicano
    340. Charli Evans
    341. Eel O’Neal
    342. EC
    343. Savio Vega
    344. Mike Outlaw
    345. Dr. Wagner Jr.
    346. SUGI
    347. Christopher Andino
    348. El Terrible
    349. Puma King
    350. Hikuleo
    351. Fred Yehi
    352. Tyrus
    353. Brian Pillman Jr.
    354. Charles Crowley
    355. Suge D
    356. Davienne
    357. Session Moth
    358. Called Manders
    359. Vinnie Massaro
    360. Kenzie Paige
    361. Anthony Henry
    362. Don’t Die Miles
    363. SLADE
    364. Edith Surreal
    365. Mance Warner
    366. Robert Dreissker
    367. VENY
    368. Angelo Parker
    369. Matt Menard
    370. Shuji Ishikawa
    371. Adam Priest
    372. Kasey Catal
    373. Peter Tihanyi
    374. Danny LimeLight
    375. Matthew Justice
    376. Sami Callihan
    377. Aaron Henare
    378. JD Drake
    379. Rhio
    380. Rhett Titus
    381. Juicy Finau
    382. Brian Johnson
    383. Blue Demon Jr.
    384. Mickie Knuckles
    385. MV Young
    386. Laynie Luck
    387. PJ Hawx
    388. Mahabali Shera
    389. Carlie Bravo
    390. LuFisto
    391. VINCENT
    392. Eric Ryan
    393. Tracy Williams Vikingo
    394. Saki Akai
    395. Daz Black
    396. Brandon Kirk
    397. Luke Hawx
    398. Tre’ Lamar
    399. Mitch Waterman
    400. Matt Taven
    401. Solo Sikoa
    402. Ricky Morton
    403. Travis Williams
    404. Carlos Zamora
    405. Mick Moretti
    406. Ashton Starr
    407. Ryusuke Taguchi
    408. Tiger Mask
    409. PB Smooth
    410. Man Like Dereiss
    411. Becca
    412. Yoshinari Ogawa
    413. Arez
    414. JTG
    415. Jimmy Lloyd
    416. Cuatrero
    417. Jordan Cruz
    418. Kylie Rae
    419. Maggot
    420. Shotaro Ashino
    421. Jaden Newman
    422. Rebel Kel
    423. Apollo Crews
    424. Thomas Dubois
    425. Storm Grayson
    426. Kevin Blanchard
    427. Ju Dizz
    428. Mathieu St-Jacques
    429. AKIRA
    430. Baliyan Akki
    431. Matt Makowski
    432. Aeroboy
    433. Isaiah Broner
    434. Jessie Godderz
    435. Junior Benito
    436. Master Wato
    437. O’Shay Edwards
    438. Ziggy Haim
    439. Von Wagner
    440. QT Marshall
    441. Zak Patterson
    442. Shazza McKenzie
    443. Doug Williams
    444. Gringo Loco
    445. Daniel Makabe
    446. Julian Ward
    447. Charles Mason
    448. Kerry Morton
    449. Super Crazy
    450. Derek Dillinger
    451. Fast Time Moodo
    452. Ken Dixon
    453. VSK
    454. The Blade
    455. Jai Vidal
    456. Leyton Buzzard
    457. Dragon Rojo Jr.
    458. The Butcher
    459. Lyrebird Luchi
    460. Jack Cartwheel
    461. Marcus Mathers
    462. Darius Lockhart
    463. Victor Benjamin
    464. Matt Cross
    465. Ultimo Dragon
    466. Merrik Donovan
    467. Anthony Greene
    468. JR Kratos
    469. Heavy Metal
    470. Sawyer Wreck
    471. Ariya Daivari
    472. Toru Yano
    473. Kaun
    474. Nino Hamburguesa
    475. Tommy Vendetta
    476. Gene Munny
    477. Ron Hunt
    478. Angelo Dawkins
    479. Mr. Grim
    480. Mike Jackson
    481. Evil Uno
    482. Robert Martyr
    483. Aramis
    484. Micro Man
    485. J-BOUJII
    486. Moses
    487. Jax Dane
    488. Aiden VE
    489. Isiah Kassidy
    490. Reggie
    491. Bear Bronson
    492. Joseline Navarro
    493. Sonico
    494. Baron Black
    495. Big Game Leroy
    496. Myles Millennium
    497. Josh Fuller
    498. Robb Radke
    499. Stan Stylez
    500. Dustin Wilson

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