AEW Full Gear 2022 is broadcast from the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey, on 19th November, 2022. It will be the fourth annual edition of the event, with the first show taking place in 2019. This page will detail Dave Meltzer’s Star Ratings for Full Gear 2022, looking at every match on the card. We will also detail the Cagematch rating for the event.
Cagematch is a website which aggregates fans opinions on wrestling match. Fans can log on and rank the matches on a scale of zero to ten, which then calculates an average score for the matches. Great matches can expect a 9+ rating while the worst matches may not even be worth giving a rating to at all.
Only matches over 5 minutes may be rated on the website. This means fantastic, yet shorter matches like KENTA vs Ricky Marvin will not be given a rating but that does not mean they are bad bouts. The highest rated match on the site is the Kazuchika Okada vs Kitsuyori Shibata match was NJPW Sakura Genesis 2017.
The show features numerous matches on it’s card featuring a number of top star from the world of the AEW. The main event of Full Gear 2022 is set to be Jon Moxley defending his AEW World Championship against the Casino Ladder Match winner MJF, in one of the biggest matches in the companies history. It’s also a rematch of their encounter at All Out 2020, where Moxley ran out the winner by pin fall after a Paradigm Shift.
The show also features other matches, like Jamie Hayter vs Toni Storm, The Acclaimed vs Swerve in our Glory, the finals of the AEW Eliminator Tournament and many more.
Below are all the matches from Full Gear 2022 with their star ratings and Cage match ratings added, once they become available. The Cagematch rating will be available as soon as the show is finished and will be continually updated after the fact. Meanwhile, Dave Meltzer’s star ratings will only become available on the Friday after the event, being revealed in the weekly Wrestling Observer Newsletter.
Full Gear 2022 Star Ratings
Jon Moxley vs MJF – AEW Championship
- Dave Meltzer’s Star Rating – 4 stars
- Cagematch Rating – 8.00
The Acclaimed (Max Caster & Anthony Bowens) with Billy Gunn vs Swerve In Our Glory (Keith Lee & Swerve Strickland) – AEW Tag Team Championships
- Dave Meltzer’s Star Rating – 3.75
- Cagematch Rating – 7.18
Toni Storm vs Jamie Hayter – AEW Women’s Championship
- Dave Meltzer’s Star Rating – 3.5 stars
- Cagematch Rating – 7.98
Chris Jericho vs. Bryan Danielson vs. Sammy Guevara vs. Claudio Castagnoli – ROH World Championship
- Dave Meltzer’s Star Rating – 4.5 stars
- Cagematch Rating – 8.46
Death Triangle (c) vs. The Elite (AEW Trios Championship)
- Dave Meltzer’s Star Rating – 4.75
- Cagematch Rating – 9.09
Jade Cargill (c) vs. Nyla Rose (TBS Championship)
- Dave Meltzer’s Star Rating – 2 stars
- Cagematch Rating – 3.75
Jungle Boy vs. Luchasaurus (Steel Cage Match)
- Dave Meltzer’s Star Rating – 4.25
- Cagematch Rating – 8.37
Saraya vs. Dr. Britt Baker, DMD
- Dave Meltzer’s Star Rating – 2.25
- Cagematch Rating – 4.88
Sting & Darby Allin vs. Jeff Jarrett & Jay Lethal
- Dave Meltzer’s Star Rating –3.25
- Cagematch Rating – 6.44
Wardlow (c) vs. Samoa Joe vs. Powerhouse Hobbs (TNT Championship)
- Dave Meltzer’s Star Rating –2.75
- Cagematch Rating – 6.27
A number of matches were announced for the AEW Full Gear 2022 Zero Our Pre Show. Here are those m
Best Friends vs The Factory
- Dave Meltzer’s Star Rating – 3.25 stars
- Cagematch Rating – 5.91
Eddie Kingston vs. Jun Akiyama
- Dave Meltzer’s Star Rating – 3.5 stars
- Cagematch Rating – 7.99
Ricky Starks vs. Brian Cage
- Dave Meltzer’s Star Rating – 2.75
- Cagematch Rating – 6.32
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