TNANews.com's Hoopla Awards - 2013 Winners

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Welcome everyone to the first ever TNANews.com's Hoopla Awards! For the past several weeks you have been voting in various polls here on the website to pick which moment, character, superstar, and more are the award winners for the year 2013! There's no doubt that lots went with TNA Wrestling in 2013. The year went from Jeff Hardy being the TNA World Champion to Bully Ray winning the championship and announcing he is President of Aces & 8s to Hulk Hogan leaving the company to the company taking Impact Wrestling off the road and to return to Universal Studios in Orlando, Florida. The categories are below with each choice. The winner will be announced after each choice. Without any further delay, here are the results for the TNANews.com's Hoopla Awards!

Superstar of the Year

  • Bully Ray - 27%
  • AJ Styles - 38%
  • Chris Sabin - 0%
  • Jeff Hardy - 15.5%
  • Magnus - 10%
  • Sting - 9.5%

Superstar of the Year Award goes to: AJ Styles

Knockout of the Year

  • Velvet Sky - 20.83%
  • Mickie James - 15%
  • ODB - 11.25%
  • Gail Kim - 22.92%
  • Taryn Terrell - 17.08%
  • Brooke Hogan - 3.75%
  • Brooke Tessmacher - 9.17%

Knockout of the Year Award goes to: Gail Kim

Tag Team of the Year

  • Austin Aries & Bobby Roode - 17.95%
  • Chavo Guerrero & Hernandez - 6.23%
  • James Storm & Gunner - 23.44%
  • The BroMans - 3.66%
  • Bad Influence - 40.29%
  • Eric Young & Joseph Park - 8.42%

Tag Team of the Year Award goes to: Bad Influence

Business Move of the Year

  • Taking Impact Wrestling on the road - 12.42%
  • Moving Impact Wrestling back to 9PM EDT - 5.59%
  • Moving Impact Wrestling back to Universal Studios - 7.45%
  • Ultimately not re-signing Hulk Hogan - 32.3%
  • Revealing "#Impact365" creative direction - 10.56%
  • PPV themed Impact Wrestling shows on Spike TV - 25.47%
  • Reducing amount of PPVs to 4 a year - 6.21%

Business Move of the Year Award goes to: Ultimately not re-signing Hulk Hogan

Entrance of the Year

  • Aces & 8s - 14.07%
  • Main Event Mafia - 10.37%
  • Ethan Carter III - 18.52%
  • Hulk Hogan - 8.89%
  • AJ Styles - 48.15%

Entrance of the Year Award goes to: AJ Styles

Match of the Year

  • Gail Kim vs. Taryn Terrell - Last Knockout Standing - Slammiversary - 30%
  • Bobby Roode vs. Kurt Angle - Bound for Glory - 15.63%
  • Gail Kim vs. Taryn Terrell - Ladder Match - Impact Wrestling 7/11 - 10.63%
  • Austin Aries vs. AJ Styles - No Surrender - 18.75%
  • Bully Ray vs. Jeff Hardy - Full Metal Mayhem Match - Impact Wrestling 4/10 - 8.75%
  • Chris Sabin vs. Kenny King vs. Suicide - Ultimate X Match - Slammiversary - 3.75%
  • Kurt Angle vs. AJ Styles - Slammiversary - 12.5%

Match of the Year Award goes to: Gail Kim vs. Taryn Terrell - Last Knockout Standing - Slammiversary

Moment of the Year

  • Dixie Carter turns heel - 9.09%
  • Hulk Hogan "quits" TNA Wrestling - 9.79%
  • Bully Ray reveals he's President of Aces & 8s at Lockdown - 37.06%
  • AJ Styles takes TNA World Title to Mexico & Japan - 27.27%
  • Main Event Mafia reforms - 4.2%
  • Bully Ray and Brooke Hogan marry - 0.7%
  • Chris Sabin winning the TNA World Championship - 9.79%
  • Tito Ortiz reveals he is the #August1Warning star - 2.1%

Moment of the Year Award goes to: Bully Ray reveals he's President of Aces & 8s at Lockdown

Character of the Year

  • Dixie Carter (Dixie Train) - 3%
  • Ethan Carter III (The World Needs us) - 6.92%
  • Bully Ray (Aces & 8s) - 33.85%
  • AJ Styles (No One) - 36.15%
  • Joseph Park (Training Wrestler) - 4.62%
  • Bobby Roode (The Leader of the Selfish Generation) - 2.31%
  • Daniels/Kazarian (The World Tag Team Champions of the World) - 12.31%
  • Chris Sabin (Injury Return) - 1.54%

Character of the Year Award goes to: AJ Styles (No One)

Hardcore Moment of the Year

  • James Storm vs. Bobby Roode in a Florida Death Match - Turning Point - 40.74%
  • Bully Ray piledrives Sting on the wooden boards - Slammiversary - 24.69%
  • Bully Ray piledrives Mr. Anderson on the stage - No Surrender - 12.35%
  • Team TNA vs. Team Aces & 8s in Lethal Lockdown - Lockdown - 22.22%

Hardcore Moment of the Year Award goes to: James Storm vs. Bobby Roode in a Florida Death Match - Turning Point

Congratulations to all of the superstars who won and congratulations to TNA Wrestling for certain moments this year that really stood out in our minds more than others. If everyone can bring up a certain moment that happened this year and remember it, then I think TNA can call it a success. It was truly an honor covering TNA Wrestling this year on this site and on WrestlingNewsWorld.com. While there have been some negative rumors, reports, and announcements involving the company this year, it is always great to look back at the positives and great moments that succeeded expectations! Thank you to TNA and all of the talent involved in making this one year to remember! Thank you everyone who voted in the TNANews.com's Hoopla Awards! It has been fun and I hope you enjoyed reliving moments while casting your votes! We end 2013 with a bang and start 2014 off fresh and full of bright and amazing stuff! We will mark our one year existence in February, but I some new stuff coming in the new year! I'm grateful for all of your support!

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