News Listings for February 15, 2017

~ 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

News Listings for February 8, 2017

~ 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

News Listings for February 6, 2017

~ 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

News Listings for January 23, 2017

~ 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

News Listings for January 11, 2017

~ 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

News Listings for January 10, 2017

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

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 19, 2016

~ 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

News Listings for December 12, 2016

~ 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

News Listings for December 7, 2016

~ AJPW : Updated event card, full cards for AJ PHOENIX on 12/20 and Fan Appreciation Show on 12/24. First title matches made official for 2017.
~ BJW : Updated event updates for 12/11, 12/18, 12/24, and 1/4.
~ DDT : DDT UNIVERSE to be unveiled on 2/23. Updated event card for 12/10 show.
~ K-DOJO : Full event cards announced for 12/25 and TAKA & Taichi’s show on 12/30.
~ WRESTLE-1 : New group announced, NEWERA, full event cards announced for 12/18 and 12/25 shows. Mutoh to unveil a new project on 2/8 with PRO-WRESTLING MASTERS. 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