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As important as the wrestling itself is the way the wrestler's match is called. So, this is a list of the best wrestling announcers of all time. 

Actually, it's more important. I believe it's safe to say that a great match can be ruined by bad announcing, and a terrible match can be made awesome by great announcing. If the announcers are into it, if the announcers are telling a story and making the WWE Universe, or wrestling fans around the world believe in what's on the screen, that's when the product becomes something special.

All of the wrestling announcers featured on this list were able to do just that. They were able to make the product something greater than it already was. Almost every single one of wrestling's greatest moments, whether it be WWE, WCW, TNA, ECW, or otherwise, has a great "call" to go with it.

"They boyhood dream has come true..."  "...God as my witness, he's broken in half!!"  "The Austin Era has begun!!!" among many, many others.

So, who is the greatest wrestling announcer of all time? Both play-by-play and color commentary announcers are included in this list because it is always a team effort in wrestling.

Vote for your favorite announcer now and watch them climb the ladder to greatness.
list ordered by

1
+ - 702 89
Randy Savage is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Wrestling Announcers Of All Time
Randy Savage 1952-11-15

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2
+ - 453 91
Gorilla Monsoon is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Wrestling Announcers Of All Time
Gorilla Monsoon 1937-06-04

3
+ - 507 94
Gordon Solie is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Wrestling Announcers Of All Time
Gordon Solie 1929-01-26

4
+ - 393 89
Jesse Ventura is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Wrestling Announcers Of All Time
Jesse Ventura 1951-07-15

5
+ - 373 90
Jim Ross is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Wrestling Announcers Of All Time
Jim Ross 1952-01-03

6
+ - 331 89
Jerry Lawler is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Wrestling Announcers Of All Time
Jerry Lawler 1949-11-29

7
+ - 304 85
Bobby Heenan is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Wrestling Announcers Of All Time
Bobby Heenan 1944-11-01

8
+ - 233 91
CM Punk is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Wrestling Announcers Of All Time
CM Punk 1978-10-26

9
+ - 160 85
Joey Styles is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Wrestling Announcers Of All Time
Joey Styles 1971-07-14

10
+ - 180 98
Dusty Rhodes is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Wrestling Announcers Of All Time
Dusty Rhodes 1945-10-12

11
+ - 137 82
Paul Heyman is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Wrestling Announcers Of All Time
Paul Heyman 1965-09-11

12
+ - 121 86
Jim Cornette is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Wrestling Announcers Of All Time
Jim Cornette 1961-09-17

13
+ - 102 92
Michael Cole is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Wrestling Announcers Of All Time
Michael Cole 1968-12-08

14
+ - 85 92
Tony Schiavone is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Wrestling Announcers Of All Time
Tony Schiavone 1957-11-07

15
+ - 58 34
Gene Okerlund is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Wrestling Announcers Of All Time
Gene Okerlund 1942-11-29

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16
+ - 77 87
Vince McMahon is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Wrestling Announcers Of All Time
Vince McMahon 1945-08-24

17
+ - 77 85
Mick Foley is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Wrestling Announcers Of All Time
Mick Foley 1965-06-07

18
+ - 78 89
John Layfield is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Wrestling Announcers Of All Time
John Layfield 1966-11-29

19
+ - 80 89
Bob Caudle is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Wrestling Announcers Of All Time
Bob Caudle

20
+ - 52 63
Antonino Rocca is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Wrestling Announcers Of All Time
Antonino Rocca 1927-04-13 - "I'm going to take my shoes off."

21
+ - 30 34
Alfred Hayes is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Wrestling Announcers Of All Time
Alfred Hayes 1928-08-08

22
+ - 66 78
Tazz is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Wrestling Announcers Of All Time
Tazz 1967-10-11

23
+ - 55 85
Booker Huffman is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Wrestling Announcers Of All Time
Booker T 1965-03-01

24
+ - 48 78
Matt Striker is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Wrestling Announcers Of All Time
Matt Striker 1974-06-26

25
+ - 38 60
Bruno Sammartino is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Wrestling Announcers Of All Time
Bruno Sammartino 1935-10-06

26
+ - 23 32
Michael Hayes is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Wrestling Announcers Of All Time
Michael Hayes 1959-03-29

27
+ - 49 71
William Regal is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Wrestling Announcers Of All Time
William Regal 1968-05-10

28
+ - 37 71
Eric Bischoff is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Wrestling Announcers Of All Time
Eric Bischoff 1955-05-27

29
+ - 26 27
Roddy Piper is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Wrestling Announcers Of All Time
Roddy Piper 1954-04-17

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30
+ - 46 75
Jonathan Coachman is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Wrestling Announcers Of All Time
Jonathan Coachman 1972-08-12

31
+ - 15 30
Billy Graham is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Wrestling Announcers Of All Time
Billy Graham 1943-06-07

32
+ - 36 69
Kevin Kelly is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Wrestling Announcers Of All Time
Kevin Kelly 1967-05-09

33
+ - 12 33
Rich Landrum is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Wrestling Announcers Of All Time
Rich Landrum 1946-03-31

34
+ - 8 30
Freddie Miller is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Wrestling Announcers Of All Time
Freddie Miller 1929-02-19

35
+ - 30 61
Carlos Cabrera is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Wrestling Announcers Of All Time
Carlos Cabrera 1959-10-18

36
+ - 29 59
Hugo Savinovich is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Wrestling Announcers Of All Time
Hugo Savinovich 1959-02-15

37
+ - 7 20
Don West is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Wrestling Announcers Of All Time
Don West 1963-06-20

38
+ - 8 31
David Crockett is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Wrestling Announcers Of All Time
David Crockett 1946-01-01

39
+ - 9 30
Shawn Michaels is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Wrestling Announcers Of All Time
Shawn Michaels 1965-07-22