Kenny Omega: 2022 Biography, Net Worth, Family, Income
Hailing from Transcona, Winnipeg, Canada, Tyson Smith better known as Kenny Omega is an accomplished professional wrestler who has won championships all over the world. Omega made his debut in 2000 and quickly became one of the industry’s most enigmatic performers. Starting his career in his native Canada he rose through the ranks before signing a developmental deal with WWE’s then-developmental territory, Deep South Wrestling in 2005.
The following year Omega left his deal and headed to Japan where he reinvented the persona and wrestling style that made him famous. First establishing himself in DDT Pro where he became a three-time KO-D Tag Team Champion alongside Kota Ibushi. He then won AJPW’s World Junior Heavyweight Championship before solidifying his reputation as one the best wrestlers in the world when in NJPW.
While appearing for PWG and ROH on a regular basis Omega took Japan’s number-one promotion by storm. He won every title in the company, became the leader of the Bullet Club and competed against Kazuchika Okada in a legendary feud. In 2019 along with the Young Bucks, Cody Rhodes and Adam Hangman Page, Omega announced the arrival of AEW.
Kenny Omega signed to the new promotion on a four-year deal as an on-air performer and Executive Vice President. Since joining the company the Best Bout Machine has captured multiple championships, been integral in the promotion’s growth and continued to excel as AEW’s longest-running champion in history.
Before the creation of AEW Omega’s net worth was reported at an estimated $1 million. However, with his double role as a wrestler and Executive Vice President in AEW his net worth is gauged at around $5 million.
Kenny Omega is unmarried. The AEW star’s family still reside in Canada, and he has one younger sister.
In AEW Kenny Omega earns a reported $3 million a year, which makes him one of the biggest earners in the company.
According to Cagematch.net since beginning his career 22 years ago, Kenny Omega has wrestled in a whopping 1218 matches. He has won 711 times with 483 losses and 24 draws putting his win percentage at 58.4%.
Figures are correct as of October 30th 2022.
- AEW World Champion – 1 time
- AEW Tag Team Champion – 1 time
- AEW Trios Champion – 1 time
Foundation and Charity
|Residency||Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada|
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Kenny Omega Latest News
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On November 23rd, 2022, Kenny Omega had his match on AEW Dynamite since late August.
Kenny Omega missed much of 2022 after firstly taking a hiatus from wrestling to recover from a number of injuries and then serving a suspension from AEW following the infamous ‘All Out Brawl’.
In a crazy year for professional wrestling, the most talked about event of the year continues to be the now infamous backstage brawl that took place following AEW’s All Out event.
On the November 23rd edition of AEW Dynamite The Elite took on Death Triangle in the second match of their best of seven series.
The Elite took aim CM Punk in his hometown of Chicago as the controversy surrounding the four men shows no sign of going away.
AEW All Out 2022 is an event that will live in wrestling infamy, and not for anything that happened inside the ring.
While The Young Bucks and Kenny Omega won the AEW World Trios Championships at AEW All Out, their title win was heavily overshadowed by what happened after the show went off the air.
At Full Gear 2022, The Young Bucks & Kenny Omega made their much anticipated return to All Elite Wrestling.
While AEW Full Gear 2022 was lauded as many as a return to form for All Elite Wrestling, Jim Cornette was less enamoured with some of the action on display.
For the first time in four years Kenny Omega will be returning to New Jap Pro Wrestling at Wrestle Kingdom 17 in January 2023.
After the much-anticipated bout between The Elite and Death Triangle at AEW Full Gear ended in controversial circumstances, the company has taken steps to definitively decide just who the best trios team is.
After two months away from AEW, Kenny Omega and The Young Bucks made their return at Full Gear on November 19th.
NJPW x STARDOM Historic X-Over will see the top stars of the two promotions clash for the first time in a series of mixed-tag matches.
After two months out of the ring The Elite made their return at AEW Full Gear 2022 but they didn’t get the fairy tale ending that they hoped for.
CM Punk has been absent from AEW since September 4th and All Out.
AEW President Tony Khan has spoken publicly about CM Punk for the first time since the infamous backstage brawl that occurred following All Out in September.
On last night’s AEW Dynamite, the reigning AEW World Trios Champions Death Triangle successfully defended their championships against the team of Top Flight and Independent wrestling star AR Fox.
The Elite are officially set to return at this Saturday’s AEW Full Gear pay-per-view event.
Back in September at AEW All Out, The Elite (Kenny Omega and The Young Bucks) became the first ever AEW World Trios Tag Team Champions in company history, however, they were stripped of their belts just days later on the next AEW Dynamite after getting into a backstage brawl with…
It looks like AEW is setting up something that is sure to be ‘Elite’.
The events of AEW All Out rocked the landscape of All Elite Wrestling, to say the least.
Though AEW All Out saw multiple champions crowned, the event itself has been overshadowed by what took place immediately afterward.