News Listing for November 14, 2016

~ New Year’s Eve Pro-Wrestling 2016, 5 promotions, 16 team tag tournament announced.
~ AJPW : All Japan vs W-1 Junior Tag match announced for Fan Appreciation show on 12/24. Other outside talent announced as well.
~ BASARA : Hidaka & Hayato announced to defend NWA Light Tag belts against Kodaka & Tsukamoto on 11/30 at 1stRING.
~ BJW : Deathmatch rules announced for Hoshino vs. Kodaka on 11/22 at Korakuen + Full card announced for 12/12 show featuring Sakigake’s final Big Japan match.
~ W-1 : Big 6 man tag match announced for 12/9 show, Mutoh, KAI & Shingo Takagi vs. Soya, Hino & KAZMA.
~ ZERO1 : Full card announced for 11/20 show in Iwaki, Fukushima. Continue reading

News Listings for November 11, 2016

~ AJPW : All teams and matches announced for the “World’s Strongest Tag League” in December. Full event cards posted.
~ BJW : Deathmatch between Isami Kodaka and Takayuki Ueki announced for 1/4 show at Shinkiba.
~ FREEDOMS : Updated 11/17 at Korakuen event card.
~ K-DOJO : Yuma to take a break from in-ring competition for the next month.
~ VKF : Full card announced for 11/23 show.
~ W-1 : Doi and Kumagoro to hold their own produce show on 1/25. They will take on Sekimoto and Okabayashi. Continue reading

News Listings for November 8, 2016

~ BASARA : Full card announced for 11/20 show, Isami & Tsukamoto vs. Trans Am ★ Ryuichi & SAGAT.
~ BJW : Updated event cards, 11/23, 11/26, 11/29.
~ DDT : Full event card announced for 11/23 show at Korakuen – Yukio vs Takayama set.
~ NJPW : World Tag League tour and then some of the WK title matches set.
~ NOAH : Company name will now be known as “NOAH Global Entertainment” going foward. Still to be known as Pro-Wrestling NOAH for all events.
~ W-1 : Matches announced for Pro-Wrestling A.C.E. show on 11/12 + Matches announced for Kuroshio’s self-produced show on 11/21.
~ ZERO1 : Full event card announced for next Shinkiba show on 11/19 – Yusaku Obata vs. KAI. Continue reading

News Listing for October 31, 2016

~ BASARA : Union MAX belt to be revived, Kodaka vs Hiroshi to determine new champion on 12/25.
~ BJW : Updated event cards for 11/12 and 11/27.
~ FREEDOMS : Tag title match set for 11/17, Susumu & HAYATA vs Mammoth and Toru Sugiura.
~ J-STAGE : Hayato “Jr” Fujita versus Seiki Yoshioka announced for 12/19 show.
~ NJPW : Full card announced for the “POWER STRUGGLE” event on 11/5, Super Jr. Tag Final set. Continue reading

News Listings for October 28, 2016

~ AJPW : Full event card announced for 11/27 show at Ryogoku.
~ Apache : WEW Tag title match announced for final show on 12/25.
~ BJW : Updated event cards for 11/8, 11/22, and 11/26.
~ DDT : Full event card for 11/3.
~ FREEDOMS : GENTARO vs Xtremo for the UWA belt made official for 11/17 show.
~ FMW : World Street Fight 8 Man Tag match made official for 11/24 show at Korakuen.
~ IGF : NEXT EXCITING WRESTLING formally announced, first show to be held in April of 2017. Continue reading

News Listing for October 26, 2016

~ BASARA : Updated 10/29 event card, Kawamura out with shoulder blade injury.
~ BJW : Full card announced for 11/3 show.
~ NJPW : Updated event card for the semi-finals of the “Super Jr. Tag Tournament” on 10/30.
~ W-1 : Event cards announced for the November tour of shows.
~ ZERO1 : Full event card announced for 11/6 show at Korakuen, Funaki to team with TARU to take on Onita and Nagayo for the Electric Explosion Deathmatch on 11/15. Continue reading

News Listing for October 21, 2016

~ AAA in Japan : Updated 10/26 card.
~ AJPW : Keisuke Ishii asserts himself as next World Jr. challenge. Onita wants deathmatch rules for Asia Tag challenge at Ryogoku.
~ Apache : Kintaro Kanemura wants a big 6 man tag for his retirement match on 12/27.
~ BJW : Updated 10/31 event card, Saikyo Tag League finals.
~ DDT : Matches announced for the 10/30 and 11/3 shows.
~ FREEDOMS : Full card announced for 10/30 show in Osaka.
~ NJPW : Ricochet visa issues, misses 10/21 show, results from the first round matches of the Super Jr. Tag Tournament.
~ ZERO1 : 3WAY match announced for the UN Heavyweight belt to take place on the 11/6 show at Korakuen. Continue reading

News Listing for October 11, 2016

~ AJPW : “Jr. TAG BATTLE OF BLORY” announced.
~ BJW : Quarter-finals set for the “Saikyo Tag League”.
~ DDT : KO-D Tag defense set for 11/3, Daisuke & Endo vs. KUDO & Sakaguchi.
~ K-DOJO : ST-K TAG defense made official for 11/6, Takizawa & Yoshino vs. Yoshida & Mogami.
~ NJPW : Major updates for upcoming shows, Jr. Tag Tournament, main matches for POWER STRUGGLE, IWGP Heavy title match made official for WK.
~ NOAH : Full event card set for “GREAT VOYAGE 2016 in Yokohama”, all titles in defense, Shiozaki vs. Shibata single match.
~ WRESTLE-1 : W-1 title defense set as Inaba defends against Kono, Kodama also set to defend the Cruiser belt against Kaz Hayashi. Continue reading

News Listing for October 5, 2016

~ BASARA : Semi-finals of tag tournament set, Kanemoto on 10/16 show.
~ BJW : Event card set for 10/23, first ever “Poseidon Adventure Splash”, in Osaka.
~ K-DOJO : Cards announced for 10/29 and 10/30 shows.
~ Michinoku : Event cards listed for October and early November shows.
~ ZERO1 : Otani announced to return on 10/16 at Shinkiba, updated event card. Continue reading

News Listing for October 4, 2016

~ AJPW : Updated October event card, Asia Tag match set for 10/9 – Full card for AJ PHOENIX show on 10/25.
~ BASARA : Matches announced for 10/16 show.
~ BJW : Saikyo Tag League Quarter-finals nearly for the 10/14 show, current matches listed.
~ DDT : Updated event cards for the 10/8, 10/9, and 10/10 shows.
~ DG : Susumu & Kagetora vs. CIMA and Dragon Kid for the Twin Gate belts set for 11/3 in Osaka.
~ TOKYO GURENTAI : Mascara vs NOSAWA for the IWA World belt made offical for the 1a/28 show at Korakuen.
~ W-1 : Event card announced for the KAI Produce show on 10/16 in Yokohama.
~ MISC : Special show announced to support Masa Saito which will be held on 12/2 in Osaka Continue reading

News Listing for September 27, 2016

~ AJPW : Updated event cards, Akiyama vs Omori set for 10/9 show _ more.
~ BASARA : Updated event cards for 9/18 and 10/5 shows.
~ BJW : Deathmatch Heavy defense set for 11/22 show.
~ DDT : KO-D Tag defense set for 10/9 show.
~ HARD HIT : Event cards announced for 10/2 show.
~ NJPW : Matches announced for “KING OF PRO-WRESTLING” on 10/10 and “NEW JAPAN ROAD” road show on 10/8.
~ NOAH : Marufuji & Yano vs Okada & YOSHI-HASHI changed to a GHC Tag defense + GHC Title match set between Sugiura and Nakajima on 10/23.
~ W-1 : UWA 6 Tag set for 10/2 show and W-1 Tag defense set for 10/9 show. Continue reading

News Listing for September 23, 2016

~ AJPW : Big matches announced for October tour of shows, preludes to Ryogoku show in November.
~ BJW : Notes from Saikyo Tag League, next Deathmatch Heavyweight title challenger potentially set.
~ K-DOJO : Event card updates, TAKA to begin “Road to 25th Anniversary”.
~ NJPW : Results and notes from “DESTRUCTION in HIROSHIMA”.
~ NOAH : Results and notes from the GHC title defenses at Korakuen. Sugiura vs Kitamiya, Maru/Yano vs 50FP, and Kanemaru vs Kotoge.
~ ZERO1 : Updated Tenkaichi final card on 9/29, Light Tag title defense set.
~ MISC : AAA (Some Japanese talent announced for 10/26 show), DNA (Updated 9/30 card), DG (Results from 9/22 title defenses), FREEDOMS (Results from 9/22 show, DTU Ultra-Violent: Xtremo vs Takeda), Sendai (Satomura vs Chihiro H. set for 10/16), VKF (9/22 results, Katsumura vs Kanemoto) Continue reading