News Listings for June 15, 2017

~ AJPW : Zeus & Bodyguard vs Akiyama & Omori for the World Tag belts announced to take place on 6/25.
~ BASARA : Isami to hold his 15th anniversary show at the Korakuen Hall on 10/1 + Full event card announced for the 6/25 show.
~ DNA : MAO vs. Tetsuya Endo announced for the 7/4 show, full card now set.
~ K-DOJO : Kengo Mashimo and Yuki Sato both to be out of action due to undergoing knee surgery.
~ RJPW : Atsushi Aoki to make his debut for the promotion on 6/29, full card officially announced.
~ Tokyo Gurentai : Tokyo Gurentai vs. OVER GENERATION announced for the 7/19 show. Continue reading

News Listings for June 5, 2017

~ AJPW : Full event card announced for the 6/7, 6/11 & 6/13 shows, Hikaru to miss a couple shows due to injury.
~ DDT : Updated event cards for the 6/10 – 18 shows, semi-finals for “King of DDT” set, and next KO-D defense set for 7/2 (Takeshita vs Bailey).
~ FREEDOMS : Full card announced for 6/25 show.
~ GUTS World : Full card announced for the 6/20 show, 3 title matches set (GWC Single: Daisuke vs CHANGO).
~ NEW : Matches announced for the 6/8 show.
~ NJPW : Full card released for the “DOMINION 6.11” show, Hiromu vs KUSHIDA for the IWGP Jr. and NEVER 6 (5 team) Tag Gauntlet set.
~ NOAH : Takashi Sugiura out of action for the next several months due to arrhythmia, HAYATA vs. Ishimori officially set for the 6/25 show, and Kiyomiya will be heading off to train in Canada next month.
~ RJPW : Otani will defend the Legends belt against Funaki 6/29 at Korakuen. Super Tiger versus Rocky Kawamura also announced.
~ ZERO1 : 3 matches announced for the next Korakuen Hall show on 6/22, ZERO1 vs NEW set. Continue reading

News Listings for April 20, 2017

~ AJPW : Issues arize between All Japan and FMW over wrongful use of Suwama’s name. + FMW 4/27 card.
~ BASARA : Competitors announced for the 2017 “Itadaki” league. Will run through May and June.
~ BJW : Full card announced for 4/28 at Korakuen and big show at Yokohama on 5/5. DeathMatch and World Strong defenses.
~ GUTS World : Full card announced for the 5/5 show at Korakuen.
~ Michinoku : Ayumu Gunji out with a neck injury, to miss the Golden Week tour of shows.
~ RJPW : Akebono to miss the 4/27 show, Kendo Kashin announced as his replacement, updated card.
~ W-1 : Full event card announced for the 4/23 show, Result title: Koji Doi vs Kumagoro. Then 3 title matches announced for the 5/4 show at Korakuen, Shotaro Ashino vs Manabu Soya. Continue reading

News Listings for April 4, 2017

~ BASARA : Minoru Tanaka and a new rookie announced to be involved at the 4/29 show at Korakuen.
~ DDT : Updated event cards for the 4/8 and 4/9 shows.
~ FREEDOMS : Matches announced, 4/16 @ Shinkiba and main event for Korakuen on 5/2, Masaoka vs. Fukimoto.
~ RJPW : Full event card announced for 4/27 show at Korakuen, Otani vs. Super Tiger.
~ W-1 : Updated event cards, 4/19 @ Korakuen, ACE on 5/1.
~ ZERO1 : Tenkachi Junior League kicks off, updated tour event cards.
~ JOSHI : JWP to be renamed as PURE-J come their return this Summer. 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 Listing for August 22, 2016

~ NJPW : Major matches announced for next tour starting in September, Okada vs Marufuji announced for October.
~ NOAH : Major cross promotional tag match between NOAH and New Japan.
~ RJPW : Funaki vs Otani announced for Tiger Mask’s debut 35th anniversary show on 9/10.
~ TOKYO GURENTAI : Terry Funk pulled from the show, NOSAWA versus Akebono to main event.
~ W-1 : Press conference for upcoming single title defenses on 9/18. Continue reading

Daily News Listing for June 2, 2016

~ BJW : Event Card Updates, 6/5 card in Sendai.
~ FMW : Atsushi Onita announced the FMW vs UWF matches will be contested in No Rope Barbed-wire rules.
~ NJPW : Results from the 10th day of the BOSJ.
~ NOAH : Junior Tag League announced to be held in July.
~ RJPW : 6 Man Tag match added to the 6/23 show.
~ ZERO1 : Five wrestlers announced for the upcoming Fire Festival which will run throughout July.
~ VKF : Updated event card for 6/19 show in Osaka. Continue reading

Daily News Listing, 3/24/2016

~ BASARA : Full card for 3/28 in Nagoya.
~ BJW : Notes from today’s show, rookie set to debut on 4/5.
~ DNA : Matches announced for 4/1 show.
~ FMW : Results from today’s 6 Man Tag defense.
~ FREEDOMS : Notes from 3/23 show.
~ NJPW : Listings for results from from 3/23 + 3/24
~ RJPW : Notes from today’s show at Korakuen.
~ Gatoh Move : Outcome of Asia Dream Tag match.
~ SEAdLINNNG : Nanae & Yoshiko vs Arisa & Yamashita announced for 5/18. Continue reading

Daily News Listing, 3/2/2016

~ DRAGON GATE : Notes from today’s show.
~ NOAH : Notes from today’s show.
~ RJPW : Updated event card for 3/24.
~ Others : Matches announced for FREEDOMS (3/27) and J-STAGE (3/29).
~ Joshi (REINA, SEAdLINNNG & Stardom) Continue reading

News Listing for November 10, 2015

[NOAH News] The full event card was announced for upcoming “Destiny 2015” show on December 23rd in Ota, Japan.

[NJPW News] 14 teams have been announced for this years “WORLD TAG LEAGUE 2015”, with the 2 split block system in place. All the matches for the league have been released as well. As well as more matches announced for WRESTLE KINGDOM 10 on 1/4/16.

[RJPW News] It was officially announced that Masakatsu Funaki will be defending the Legends Championship belt against Daisuke Sekimoto on December 9th at the Korakuen Hall.

[Tokyo Gurentai News] A few more matches have been made official for their upcoming show on 12/1. Continue reading

RJPW News – 9/18 Full Card Announced + Masakatsu Funaki and Yuki Ishikawa Interviews

Both Masakatsu Funaki spoke in regards to his upcoming title challenge in Real Japan as well as why he left WRESTLE-1 earlier this Summer. While Yuki Ishikawa discussed his last year training students at the Battle Arts Academy in Canada and his return to Japan to compete in the upcoming … Continue reading