Here’s the pro wrestling match of the year that caused one competitor to say he “thought (he) was going to die” Streamable screenshot

Most in the states may not have been up early enough to catch it, but WrestleKingdom 11 did more than live up to the hype.

In what many are considering the match of the year, Kazuchika Okada and Kenny Omega lit it up in Japan, pulling off insane sequences like this one:

(H/T Reddit)

Another where Omega took a mega back body drop over the top rope and through a thick-looking table:

The finish to the match may have been even more bonkers, as Okada finished off Omega to retain the IWGP Heavyweight crown.

After the match, Okada said he thought he was going to die:

Despite the fears of serious injury, no one seemed to be able to hold back the high praise on Okada-Omega:

Prashad is the Senior Content Editor for Cox Media Group's He considers Muhammad Ali, Ray Allen and Paul Pierce some of the all-time greats. Boston is TitleTown, in case you were wondering.
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