News Listings for November 8, 2017

~ BJW : Takeda vs. Masaya for the Death Match belt announced to be taking place on 12/17 in Yokohama.
~ DDT : Full event card announced for the 11/23 show at Korakuen.
~ DNA : Yuki Iino out for 3 months with a right elbow injury.
~ DIFFER CUP : Jun Kasai’s partner announced for the 1-day tournament that takes place at the end of the month, rookie Tomoya Hirata.
~ FREEDOMS : Takashi Sasaki’s produce show on 12/26 at Korakuen announced to feature a 1-day multi-promotion 6 man tag tournament.
~ HEAT-UP : Full card announced for the 11/26 show, as Tamura defends the Universal belt against Nori da Funky Shibiresath. Continue reading

News Listings for November 6, 2017

~ BASARA : Event Card for the 11/19 show in Osaka.
~ DDT : Updated event cards for the 11/12 through 11/20 shows.
~ DG : Triangle Gate defense set for the 11/26 show in Sendai.
~ DOVE : HAYATA vs. Tanizaki set for the 11/26 show at 1stRING + Tag defense set : YO-HEY & Kenshin vs Kasai & Gunso.
~ K-DOJO : Updated 11/12 event card.
~ NJPW : World Tag League teams and matches announced + More matches set for WRESTLE KINGDOM, Tanahashi vs. White, Omega vs. Jericho, and Cody vs. Ibushi.
~ TAKA & Taichi : Taichi to hold his 15th anniversary on the January show.
~ W-1 : UWA 6 Tag defense set for the 11/12 show + Ashino vs. Doi and Yoshioka vs. Hijikata set for the 12/10 show. Continue reading

News Listings for November 3, 2017

~ AJPW : Update event cards for the November tour of shows.
~ BASARA : Outside talent announced for upcoming shows on 11/19 and 12/28.
~ BJW : Kobayashi & Ito set to defend the BJW Tag belts against the team of Numazawa & Kenji Fukimoto on 11/26 in Nagoya.
~ DDT : Daisuke Sasaki set to defend the Indie Jr. belt against Diego on 11/11 and HARASHIMA & Marufuji to defend the KO-D Tag belts against Takeshita & Akito on 11/23.
~ DIFFER CUP : Harada & Kotoge versus Kenoh & Ohara announced for the 11/28 show.
~ ZERO1 : Updated event cards for the 11/5 & 11/13 shows. Continue reading

News Listings for November 1, 2017

~ DNA : Updated 11/9 event card, Kamino out with concussion, Oishi added to the show.
~ FREEDOMS : Jun Kasai’s return match announced for the 11/13 show at Korakuen.
~ K-DOJO : Updated event card for the 11/12 show.
~ NJPW : Omega vs. Barreta set for the IWGP US belt.
~ NOAH : Gurukun Mask & Shuri Joe call out for a shot at the GHC Jr. Tag belts.
~ Onita : Atsushi Onita announced his own produce show on 12/3 at Shinkiba, will be the referee for the scheduled match.
~ Choshu : Riki Choshu announced that he will be hosting his own show on 1/14 at Korakuen.
~ Toho Eiyuden : Former IGF announced first show at the Korakuen Hall on 11/16. Featuring Japan vs. China matches.
~ ZERO1 : Updated event cards for the 11/5 & 11/13 shows. Continue reading

News Listings for October 27, 2017

~ BASARA : Update event cards for the 11/3, 11/26 & 112/9 shows.
~ DDT : Updates for the 11/23 show at Korakuen, Endo vs Bailey + KO-D 10 Tag decision.
~ DIFFER CUP : The full event card set for the 11/28 show.
~ DNA : The full event card announced for the 11/9 show, Kota Umeda’s return from injury.
~ IWA Japan : Promotion set to be revived following the DIFFER CUP.
~ ONITA : Final week before his retirement is set to take place, full event cards for his final two shows on 10/29 and 10/31.
~ RJPW : The First Tiger Mask announced that his road to retirement begins in December, though no final date is set at this time.
~ ZERO1 : Teams and matches announced for November’s “Furikanzan Tag Tournament”. Continue reading

News Listings for October 23, 2017

~ AJPW : Updated event cards for the November tour of shows, next Triple Crown, World Junior, and Asia Tag defenses set.
~ BJW : Updated event cards for 10/28, 11/1 & 11/8.
~ DDT : Updated event cards for 10/28, 10/29, 11/2, 11/11, 11/23 & KO-D defense set for 12/24.
~ DNA : Kodaka & Miyamoto vs. Katsumata & Diego announced for the 11/9 show.
~ FREEDOMS : A couple matches announced for the 11/13 show, next KFC single and Tag defense to take place.
~ ZERO1 : Super Tiger & SUGI added to the 10/26 show at Korakuen, full card set. Continue reading

News Listings for October 20, 2017

~ BJW : Updated event cards for 10/26 & 10/29.
~ DDT : Updated event cards for 10/28, 10/29 & 11/2.
~ DIFFER CUP : Taiji Ishimori vs. Mike Bailey announced fro the 11/28 show.
~ FMW : Event card announced for 11/10 show, first post Onita’s retirement.
~ HEAT-UP : Full event cards announced for 11/5 & 12/17 shows.
~ K-DOJO : Takizawa vs. Kaji Tomato for the ST-K belt set for 12/17 at 1stRING. Also the ST-K TAG to be in defense on 11/12.
~ NOAH : Sugiura’s return announced to take place on 10/28 + Updated event cards following Okabayashi’s injury.
~ W-1 : Event cards updated for the 10/28 & 11/5 shows.
~ ZERO1 : Bakuha-o – Masato Tanaka vs. Yuko Miyamoto set for 11/3 in Kawasaki. Continue reading

News Listings for October 17, 2017

~ AJPW/BJW : Yuji Okabayshi out with a shoulder injury, World Tag belts vacated, Akiyama/Omori vs Sekimoto/Ito announced to decide the new champions on 10/21.
~ DDT : Dai Suzuki out with a knee injury, KO-D 6 Tag decision match set for the 11/2 show at the Shinkiba 1stRING.
~ DG : Updated event card for the 11/3 show, Mochizuki vs. Yokosuka.
~ FREEDOMS : Full event card announced for the 11/4 show in Sendai.
~ NOAH : Okabayashi out of the “Global League”, no replacement named, all scheduled matches will be noted as forfeit. Updated event cards for the 10/22 & 10/24 shows.
~ TOKYO GURENTAI : Kotaro Suzuki vs. KIYOSHI added to the 11/15 show. Continue reading

News Listings for October 13, 2017

~ DDT : Event Card updates, 10/14, TLC rules for EXTREME defense on 10/22, and KO-D Tag defense set for 11/2.
~ DIFFER CUP : 3 out of 4 teams announced for the tournament on 11/28.
~ FREEDOMS : Full event card announced for 10/26 and 10/29 shows.
~ LION’S GATE : Full card announced for next show on 11/16 + matches announced for the remainder YOUNG LION’S CUP to finish out the year.
~ ONITA : Onita & KAI vs. Minowaman & Kancho Aoyagi announced for 10/29 show.
~ W-1 : UWA 6 Tag defense set for 10/21 show, Ashino to defend the W-1 Championship against Kumagoro on 11/5, and then Hayashi & Kondo defend the W-1 Tag belts against Doi & Kumagoro on 11/19. Continue reading

News Listings for October 10, 2017

~ AJPW : Updated event cards for the October and November shows. Suwama vs. Doering made official for 10/21 and teams announced for “World’s Strongest Tag League”.
~ BASARA : Updated event card for 10/22 show.
~ DDT : KUDO out with a concussion, KO-D 6 Tag belts vacated, updated event cards for 10/15 & 10/22.
~ K-DOJO : SANADA added to the 10/15 show, TAKA & Taichi vs. BUSHI & SANADA.
~ NJPW : Headlining matches announced for “POWER STRUGGLE” on November 5. Okada vs. Naito officially set for “WRESTLE KINGDOM” on 1/4/18. Teams for the “Super Jr. Tag Tournament” announced as well.
~ MichiPro : Tohoku Tag set to take place on 11/5, Hyugaji & Gunji vs. Manjimaru & Kengo.
~ Onita : Retirement match set for 10/31, Onita, Yaguchi & Hosaka vs. Kazuyuki Fujita, Kashin & NOSAWA.
~ W-1 : Updated 10/11 event card.
~ ZERO1 : 3 title matches announced for the Korakuen Hall show on 10/26, NWA IC Tag : Kohei & Hideki vs. Okamoto & Yoshie, NWA Junior 2 Crown : Kotaro vs Guinness, and NWA Light Tag : Hidaka & Sugawara vs. Ito & Kawamura. Continue reading

News Listings for October 6, 2017

~ AJPW : Next Asia Tag defense set for 10/21 at the Korakuen Hall.
~ BASARA : Updated event cards for the 10/19, 10/22 & 11/3 shows.
~ BJW : Full event card announced for the 10/18 show at the 1stRING.
~ DDT : Updated event cards for the 10/14/, 10/15 & 10/22 shows.
~ DG : Quick update on matches, Mochizuki vs. Susumu set for 11/3 in Osaka.
~ NOAH : Split blocks and matches announced for the “Global League” and the GHC junior title matches set to be in defense.
~ Tokyo Gurentai : More matches announced for the 10/15 show.
~ W-1 : A couple more matches added to the 10/11 show at the Korakuen Hall. Continue reading

News Listings for October 3, 2017

~ BJW : Updated event cards for the 10/26 & 10/29.
~ DDT : Updated event cards for the early shows in October, KO-D Tag defense on 10/9.
~ KAI 10th Ann : KAI to hold his 10th anniversary with a special show on 10/28 in Yokohama.
~ K-DOJO : Full event card announced for the 10/15 show at the Korakuen Hall.
~ NOAH : Okabayashi and Nagai added to the upcoming “Global League 2017” + Notes from press conference with the leaders of Impact Wrestling.
~ TOKYO GURENTAI : Main event announced for FUJITA 20th anniversary as a pro-wrestler. Continue reading