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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
613 183
Gorilla Monsoon is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Wrestling Announcers Of All Time
1937-06-04
2
844 220
Randy Savage is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Wrestling Announcers Of All Time
1952-11-15
3
538 182
Jesse Ventura is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Wrestling Announcers Of All Time
1951-07-15
4
645 190
Gordon Solie is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Wrestling Announcers Of All Time
1929-01-26
5
628 168
Jim Ross is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Wrestling Announcers Of All Time
1952-01-03
6
509 183
Jerry Lawler is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Wrestling Announcers Of All Time
1949-11-29
7
498 157
Bobby Heenan is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Wrestling Announcers Of All Time
1944-11-01
8
350 215
CM Punk is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Wrestling Announcers Of All Time
1978-10-26
9
265 175
Joey Styles is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Wrestling Announcers Of All Time
1971-07-14
10
174 187
Tony Schiavone is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Wrestling Announcers Of All Time
1957-11-07
11
211 179
Jim Cornette is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Wrestling Announcers Of All Time
1961-09-17
12
233 171
Paul Heyman is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Wrestling Announcers Of All Time
1965-09-11
13
184 102
Gene Okerlund is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Wrestling Announcers Of All Time
andy-lautenschleger added 1942-11-29
14
242 202
Dusty Rhodes is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Wrestling Announcers Of All Time
1945-10-12
15
173 214
Michael Cole is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Wrestling Announcers Of All Time
1968-12-08
16
166 181
Vince McMahon is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Wrestling Announcers Of All Time
1945-08-24
17
130 168
Bob Caudle is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Wrestling Announcers Of All Time
Bob Caudle
18
121 204
John Layfield is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Wrestling Announcers Of All Time
1966-11-29
19
113 180
Mick Foley is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Wrestling Announcers Of All Time
1965-06-07
20
126 169
Tazz is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Wrestling Announcers Of All Time
1967-10-11
21
106 189
Booker Huffman is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Wrestling Announcers Of All Time
1965-03-01
22
70 118
Alfred Hayes is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Wrestling Announcers Of All Time
andy-lautenschleger added 1928-08-08
23
79 173
Eric Bischoff is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Wrestling Announcers Of All Time
1955-05-27
24
82 173
Matt Striker is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Wrestling Announcers Of All Time
1974-06-26
25
88 154
William Regal is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Wrestling Announcers Of All Time
1968-05-10