WWE releases their 2018 End of Year awards

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With the end of the year just around the corner, WWE has handed out their awards for 2018, including best male and female superstar, as well as best match, hottest rivalry, and best diss.

2018 has been a big year for the WWE, and while not every and show and pay-per-view has been a home run and to everyone's taste, there's still been some huge moments that have got fans talking.

Some of the biggest moments from the year include Asuka winning the first-ever Women's Royal Rumble, Ronda Rousey debuting at WrestleMania, Roman Reigns winning the Universal Championship, and the breakout of Becky Lynch.

On their Instagram, WWE posted the year-end awards for 2018, as voted on by the fans.

Unsurprisingly, the Best Male and Female Superstars were awarded to Braun Strowman and Becky Lynch for the big gains in popularity they have achieved throughout the year for their work in the ring.

The Hottest Rivalry went to Roman Reigns vs Brock Lesnar, while the Best Match went to Lynch vs Charlotte Flair's Last Woman Standing Match for the WWE SmackDown Women's Championship.

Best Reunion was awarded to The Shield, while Elias won Breakout Superstar of the Year. Randy Orton tearing off Jeff Hardy's ear won the year's most Shocking Moment, while the Funniest Moment went to Titus O'Neil for tripping as he ran to the ring at the Greatest Royal Rumble.

Below is the complete list of the winners:

  • Male Superstar - Braun Strowman
  • Female Superstar - Becky Lynch
  • Best Tag Team - The Bar
  • Hottest Rivalry - Roman Reigns vs. Brock Lesnar

Becky Lynch won Best Female Superstar of the Year

  • Best Match - Becky Lynch (c) vs. Charlotte - WWE TLC (Last Woman Standing Match for the WWE SmackDown Women's Championship)
  • Return of the Year - Dean Ambrose
  • Best Diss - Ronda Rousey's comment to Nikki Bella ("The only door you ever knocked down was the door to John Cena's bedroom.)
  • Shocking Moment - Randy Orton tears Jeff Hardy's ear.
  • Funniest Moment - Titus O'Neil tripping as he ran to the ring at the Greatest Royal Rumble.
  • Best Reunion - The Shield
  • Best on the Mic - Paul Heyman
  • Breakout Superstar - Elias

Elias won Breakout Superstar of the Year

  • Brand of the Year - RAW
  • GM of the Year - Paige
  • Most Underrated - Naomi
  • Most Hated - Baron Corbin

Baron Corbin was voted Most Hated Superstar of the Year

2019 looks set to be an even bigger year for WWE with more great achievements being accomplished, including a potential women's match main eventing WrestleMania.

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