~ Jun Izumida passed away at the age of 51.
~ NJPW : El Desperado out with a knee injury, event cards changed.
~ NOAH : President Uchida formally announced that the promotion will be reforming their partnership with TNA.
~ PRO-WRESTLING MASTERS, new project from Keiji Mutoh, held their first show at the Korakuen Hall.
~ ZERO1 : Updated event cards for 2/25 & 3/2.
~ JWP : The joshi promotion announced that they will be changing their name in August, final JWP Produce show set for 4/2. Continue reading →
~ DDT : Updated event cards, Iron Man Heavy Metal match set, KUDO & Shungo Oyama vs. Yoshihiro Takayama & Dick Togo set for 3/20 in Saitama.
~ DG : YAMATO vs Cyber Kong set for March in Osaka.
~ NJPW : Updated event cards, dates set for “NEW JAPAN CUP” in March.
~ W-1 : UWA World 6 Tag set for 1/22 in Shinjuku FACE, Kondo, Kasai & NOSAWA vs. Inaba, Kodama & Fujimura.
~ ZERO1 : Updated event cards, NWA IC Tag match set for 3/2 at Korakuen, Akebono & Okamoto vs. Obata & KAI. Continue reading →
~ Wrestlers take part in the annual Setsubun Festival.
~ BASARA : Updated event cards for 2/5 & 2/12.
~ BJW : Updated event cards for February shows, Sekimoto to take a break through the whole month.
~ DNA : Main event announced for 2/23 show, Kazusada Higuchi & Akebono versus Naomi Yoshimura & Yuji Okabayashi.
~ FREEDOMS : Updated event cards for the 2/11 & 2/19 shows.
~ GUTS World : Masked Mystery versus YUJI KITO for the GWC Single belt set for 2/21 show.
~ IGF / NEW : Josh Barnett vs. Shinichi Suzukawa announced for the debut show on 4/5 at Korakuen.
~ NJPW / ROH : Honor Rising 2017 announced for 2/26 & 27.
~ ZERO1: Additions to the 2/3 results + 2/18 and 3/15 event card updates. Continue reading →
BJW NEWS ~ Event cards announced for the 1/26 and 1/27 show which will be produced by the wrestler/referee Frank Atsushi. BJW/Frank Atsushi Produce ~ BJ Next, 1/26/2017 [Thu] 19:00 @ Yokohama Nigiwaiza in Kanagawa (1) Takuya Nomura vs. Yuya Aoki (2) Daichi Hashimoto vs. Toshiyuki Sakuda (3) Yasufumi Nakanoue vs. … Continue reading →
~ AJPW : Participants and matches announced for the “Jr. BATTLE OF GLORY” in February.
~ BJW : Updated event card for 1/29 in Nagoya + Kawakami vs Hideki on 2/10 to determine next World Strong challenger.
~ DDT : Next title defenses set + Updated 1/7 – 1/9 shows + AJPW World Junior match set for 1/29 : Keisuke vs Urano.
~ GUTS World : Full card announced for 1/24 show.
~ NJPW : 1/5 results ~ Suzuki-gun returned – Next challengers potential set for the second singles belts.
~ NOAH : New home office location – Prayer offering for the start of the new year.
~ ZERO1 : IC Tag match set for the 1/14 show and the World Heavyweight and Junior 2 Crown belts to be defended on 2/3 at Korakuen. Continue reading →
~ AJPW : Event cards announced for January shows.
~ BJW : Updated event cards for 12/30 and 1/2 Korakuen Hall shows + Updated 1/4 at Shinkiba card.
~ FREEDOMS : Tag title match set for 1/29 show, Susumu & HAYATA vs. Takashi & Mido.
~ NJPW : Some participants announced for WK 11 show + Makabe’s 20th anniversary announced for 2/21.
~ NOAH : Differ Ariake to close in June of 2018 + Kenoh to pursue GHC Heavy belt.
~ W-1 : KAI to be freelance in 2017, will continue compete regardless + Updated 1/8 event card, W-1 vs. AJPW match announced.
~ ZERO1 : Updated 1/1 event card. Continue reading →
~ AJPW : Omori and Soya’s press conference following their win of the tag league.
~ BASARA : Early announced cards for first shows of 2017.
~ BJW : Tag title match set for 12/30 show, Kohei & Ishikawa vs. Ueki & Masaya.
~ DDT : Kasai vs. Akito set for EXTREME defense on 1/3 show. One fluorescent light-tube deathmatch.
~ DNA : Iwasaki vs. Nakatsu set for 1/7 show.
~ K-DOJO : Full event card announced for last big show of the year on 12/25.
~ Kanemura Retirement : Full card officially set for his retirement show on 12/27. Kanemura, Tanaka & Kuroda vs. Sekimoto, Kohei Sato & Yuji Hino.
~ NJPW : IWGP Tag match for WK 11 officially changed to a 3WAY, Tonga & Loa vs. Makabe & Honma vs. Yano & Ishii.
~ WRESTLE-1 : W-1 Single and W-1 Tag matches announced for 1/8 at Korakuen. Kono vs. Soya and Kaz & Kotaro vs. Inaba & Kodama.
~ ZERO1 : Four title matches announced for the New Year’s show at Korakuen on 1/1. Continue reading →
~ BASARA : Full event card announced for 12/15 show.
~ BJW : Full event card announced for 12/24 show.
~ DDT : Full event card announced for 12/25 show – Bailey to received KO-D title match on 1/3.
~ FREEDOMS : Full event card announced for 12/18 show, UWA World Junior title match made official + Full 12/26 Kasai Produce show announced as well.
~ NJPW : Full WRESTLE KINGDOM event card announced. Plus prelude shows on 12/16 & 12/17.
~ W-1 : Cruiser match set for 1/8 + More matches announced for Doi & Kumagoro show on 1/25.
~ ZERO1 : NWA Light Tag title match set for 12/13 show. Continue reading →
~ 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 →
~ NEVER Openweight rematch set for 11/15, EVIL vs Shibata.
~ WORLD TAG LEAGUE ~ Teams and matches announced. Runs from 11/18 – 12/10.
~ First four title matches made official for WRESTLE KINGDOM 11 on 1/4. Continue reading →
~ 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 →