AEW’s Kenny Omega wins the IWGP United States title at NJPW Wrestle Kingdom 17

During the NJPW Wrestle Kingdom 17 PPV event, AEW’s Kenny Omega defeated Will Ospreay with the One Winged Angel to capture the IWGP United States title.

Dave Meltzer of, known for his star ratings, wrote that “as high expectations there were for this match, it greatly exceeded it.” The term “match of the year” trended on Twitter with fans praising the bout. The match and entire event can be watched on