News Listings for December 26, 2016

~ AJPW : Koji Iwamoto to join the promotion in 2017.
~ Apache Army : Results from final show on 12/25, new promotion to be formed in 2017.
~ DDT : Full event card announced for the Korakuen Hall on 1/3.
~ Doutonbori : Full event card announced for 1/7 and 1/9 shows, WDW Tag defense. ASW Canada talent involved.
~ FREEDOMS : Tournament announced for 1/3 show at Shinkiba.
~ HEAT-UP : Full card announced for “4th Anniv. Show” on 1/19.
~ K-DOJO : “BO-SO Golden Tag League 2017” announced to take place throughout the month of January. Matches announced.
~ NOAH : Event cards were announced for NOAH’s first set of shows of the New Year. Kotoge to relinquish both junior belts in pursuit of heavy class. Shiro Tomoyose announced to retire due to repeated shoulder injuries.
~ W-1 : Full event card announced for the 1/8 show at Korakuen. Continue reading

News Listings for December 23, 2016

~ 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

News Listings for December 5, 2016

~ DDT : Title match updates for December shows.
~ FREEDOMS : Updated event cards for December shows, full card announced for 12/18 show in Osaka.
~ K-DOJO : Matches announced for 12/25 super show. Matches announced for Saburo Inematsu Retirement show in February.
~ NOAH : Press conference held to announce December’s tour of shows, Suzuki-gun gone, next sets of GHC title defenses set, outside talent being brought in. Continue reading

News Listings for December 2, 2016

~ BASARA : Event card released for 12/9 show in Saitama.
~ DNA : Event card updated for 12/17 show in Yokohama.
~ NOAH : Updated 12/3 event card, following the conclusion of the GHC title match between Nakajima and Suzuki.
~ W-1 : Event card released for the 12/11 show in Saitama.
~ ZERO1 : Kohei Sato and a partner to be announced added to the Furinkazan Tag Tournament. Continue reading

News Listings for November 30, 2016

~ AJPW : Press conference for the upcoming “World’s Strongest Tag League” starting on December 3.
~ BASARA : Full event card announced for 12/25 show + Results from today’s show.
~ DNA : New management company announced to be taking over for DNA as of February 2017.
~ K-DOJO : Updated event card for 12/4 show + Wrestlers announced for TAKA & Taichi Produce on 12/30.
~ NOAH : Honoring ceremony to be held for the late Haruka Eigen on 12/2 and 12/3. Cause of death also released.
~ ZERO1 : Another team announced for the “Furinkazan Tag Tournament” + 2 other teams being rumored. Continue reading

News Listings for November 25, 2016

~ AJPW : Doering returns to Japan, will be a special guest for Ryogoku show on 11/27.
~ BASARA : Updated event card for 12/25 show.
~ BJW : Updated event cards for main December tour of shows.
~ FMW : Shark Tsuchiya retires after battling with diabetes and cancer.
~ GUTS World : Updated 12/3 event card, Tatsuhiko Yoshino’s last match before joining BJW in 2017.
~ K-DOJO : Updated event cards for December shows. ST-K TAG defense on 12/11. TAKA & Taichi Produce on 12/30.
~ NOAH : Full event cards announced for 12/2 & 12/3 shows. GHC title defenses.
~ RJPW : First Tiger Mask’s return match in nearly 2 years set. Shinjiro Otani defends Legend belt against Taka Kunoh. 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 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 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

News Listing for September 20, 2016

~ AJPW : Yohei Nakajima vs Masao Inoue set for 9/25, full card released.
~ DDT : Full event card released for 9/5 Korakuen show.
~ K-DOJO : Updated event cards for next few weeks of shows, next ST-K title defense set for November Korakuen show.
~ Michinoku : Manimaru vs Kenbai set for the Tohoku Jr. belt on 11/6.
~ NJPW : Katsuyori Shibata off the rest of the tour due to injury, event cards updated.
~ NOAH : Results from today’s show.
~ W-1 : Omori accepted Manabu Soya’s single match challenge. Next set of title defense announced for October shows.
~ ZERO1 : Results from the first day of the Tenkaichi Junior Tournament, 10/8 event card announced.
~ MISC : Kazushi Miyamoto show on 11/3, Ice Ribbon : Fujimoto vs Hoshi set for 10/9, and Sendai Girls will be holding a tag tournament from 9/29 to 10/16. Continue reading

News Listing for August 29, 2016

~ DDT : Next set of the title defenses announced for September, 9/3 & 9/4 event card updates.
~ BJW : Saikyo Tag League announced, 9/4 and 9/7 event card updates.
~ NOAH : Results from today’s show.
~ MISC : BASARA announced a one day tournament, AAA to compete in Japan on 10/26, and more matches announced for the Diamond Stars debut show on 9/25. Continue reading