~ A-TEAM : Formerly Apache Army, WEW Tag defense announced for 4/15 show.
~ BASARA : Matches announced for 3/12 show.
~ BJW : Deathmatch formats updated for the 3/5 and 3/11 shows.
~ DNA : Full event card announced for 3/14 show.
~ Michinoku : Tohoku Tag defense announced for 4/15 + 3/18 & 3/19 event cards.
~ NJPW : Updated event cards for early March shows.
~ NOAH : Full card announced for “GREAT VOYAGE in YOKOHAMA” on 3/12. GHC Tag : Sugiura & Kenoh vs Yone & Kitamiya set.
~ WRESTLE-1 : Event cards announced for 3/4 & 3/6 shows. Continue reading →
~ BASARA : Event card announced for 3/1 show, Tsukamoto vs Minoru Tanaka
~ BJW : Updated 3/5 card + BJW Tag set for 3/12, Sekimoto & Okabayashi vs. Daichi & Kamitani
~ DDT : Updated event cards, 2/25, 2/26 & 3/5.
~ W-1 : Updated 2/22 event card, Kasai out with illness unable to make defense, new UWA 6 Tag champs to be crowned.
~ ZERO1 : Updated event cards for February shows, NWA Light Tag defense set for 3/2, Kodaka & Tsukamoto vs. Kanemoto & Minoru. Continue reading →
~ AJPW : 2017 Champion Carnival wrestlers and dates announced + Akiyama vs KENSO for the GAORA TV belt set for 3/12
~ Mr. Gannosuke Produce : Matches announced for 3/7 show.
~ WRESTLE-1 : Another match added to A.C.E. show on 2/25 + Full 2/26 event card announced. Continue reading →
~ AJPW : Kuroshio relinquishes the GAORA belt + Match order announced for 2/17 show.
~ FREEDOMS : Matches announced for 3/2 show.
~ LAND’S END : Event card announced for 3/1 show.
~ TOKYO GURENTAI : Two matches announced for 4/4 show.
~ WRESTLE-1 : More matches announced for A.C.E. show on 2/25.
~ ZERO1 : KAMIKAZE out with a shoulder injury, 2/18-2/19 event cards changed + Event schedule announced the “Tenkaichi Junior League” – set to run 4/4 through 4/26. Continue reading →
~ 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 →
~ AJPW : Updated event cards for February shows. Miyahara vs Bodyguard on 2/26.
~ BASARA : Title defenses set for February shows, FUMA vs Sekine for MAX belt on 2/20.
~ BJW : Updated event cards for 1/29 and 2/10 – “Ikkitosen ~ Deathmatch Survivor” announced for 3/5 through 4/8.
~ DNA : Iwasaki & Watase vs Kazushi Sakuraba & LEONA announced for 2/23 show.
~ NOAH : Updated event cards for February tour, next GHC title defenses set. Nakajima vs Shiozaki at “GREAT VOYAGE in YOKOHAMA 2017” on 3/12.
~ W-1 : Updated event cards for 1/25, Pro-Wrestling Masters on 2/8, and “Result Champion Tournament” finals on 2/22.
~ ZERO1 : NWA IC Tag defense announced for 2/3 show, TARU & Hartley vs Akebono & Shogun Okamoto. Continue reading →
~ BJW : Updated 1/29 event card.
~ BASARA : Updated event card for the 1/20 show. 1st Anniversary.
~ FREEDOMS : Updated event cards for 1/26 & 1/29 shows.
~ W-1 : Kuroshio out for 4 months due to injury, and Updated event cards + Next title matches set for 3/20.
~ ZERO1 : Akebono unable to compete on 1/14, TARU & Hartley Jackson set to challenge Tanaka & Raideen for the IC Tag belts. 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 : 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 →
~ 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 →