News Listings for August 7, 2018

~ BASARA : Isami Kodaka versus Masashi Takeda set for 9/21 at Korakuen.
~ BJW : Updated event card for the 8/12 show at Korakuen, Shinobu vs. Kazuki Hashimoto to main event + Day 1 of the Saikyo Tag League.
~ DDT : The 3rd round matches set for the KING OF DDT on 8/24.
~ DNA : Takeshita to miss the 8/10 show due to injury, Akito to take his place.
~ NOAH : The full card announced for the 8/18 show at Korakuen, Hi69 & Minoru Tanaka to defend the GHC Jr. Tag belts against HAYATA & YO-HEY.
~ TAKAYAMANIA : Shuji Kondo to replace Kaz Hayashi on the
~ ZERO1 : Matches announced fro the 8/19 show at the Shinkiba 1stRING. Continue reading

News Listings for July 31, 2018

~ AJPW : Several updates for the August tour of shows, Five title matches announced and Black Menso~re to replace Yohei in the Jr. Tag League.
~ BASARA : Matches announced for the 8/11 show, Kodaka vs. Sekimoto to main event.
~ DDT : Konosuke Takeshita out with injury, KO-D 6 Tag belts vacated.
~ FREEDOMS : The main event announced for the 8/11 night show at the Shinkiba 1stRING.
~ HEAT-UP : Kazuhiro Tamura & Tatsumi Fujinami to defend the Universal Tag belts against Mitsuya Nagai & Akira Joe on 8/27.
~ NOAH : Updated event card for Marufuji’s 20th ann. show on 9/1, as Hayashi is out with injury, Kuroshio to replace him.
~ RJPW : Matches announced for the 9/20 show at the Korakuen Hall.
~ TOKYO GURENTAI : A couple more matches announced for the 9/26 show at Shinjuku FACE.
~ ZERO1 : Shinjiro Otani to take on Nanae Takahashi in an blast death match on 8/5. Continue reading

News Listings for July 27, 2018

~ DDT : Updated event cards for 8/3 & 8/7, Irie to defend the KO-D in the USA on 8/1.
~ DNA : The full event card announced for the 8/10 show, which will be the end of the promotions current run.
~ FREEDOMS : Updated event cards for the August tour of shows.
~ MASTERS : Shiryu out with an injury as The Great Sasuke will be competing in his place for the 8/21 show at Korakuen.
~ WRESTLE-1 : W-1 vs STRONG HEARTS match announced for the 8/11 show + Kuroshio to face Marufuji on 9/29 in Osaka.
~ ZERO1 : The full card announced for the “Fire Festival” final on 7/29 at Korakuen. Continue reading

News Listings for July 25, 2018

~ BJW : Teams announced for the “2018 Saikyo Tag League” and full card for the 8/19 show in Nagoya, Death Heavy & World Strong belts in defense.
~ DDT : Updated event cards for 7/28 & 29 + 32 wrestlers announced for the “KING OF DDT 2018”.
~ LAND’S END : Rikiya Fudo announced that he would be leaving the promotion at the end of the month.
~ NOAH : Updated event cards for the shows on 7/28 & 31st at Korakuen.
~ TOYKO GURENTAI : Another match announced for the “TOKYO CARNIVAL 2018” on 9/26.
~ ZERO1 : Towa Iwasaki to be out of action after suffering an MCL injury. Continue reading

News Listings for July 20, 2018

~ AJPW : Updated event cards for the August tour of shows.
~ DDT : Full card announced for the 7/24 show at the Shinkiba 1stRING.
~ FREEDOMS : Some matches announced for the special Odate show on 9/22.
~ K-DOJO : Masamune to defend the UWA Middleweight belt against TAKA Michinoku on 7/29 in Chiba.
~ MASTERS : Another 6 man tag match added to the 8/21 show, as Tatsumi Fujinami, Jushin Thunder Liger & Takuma Sano take on Hisakatsu Oya, Black Tiger V & Wild Samoan.
~ TOYKO GURENTAI : Miyamoto & Kodaka to defend the Tokyo IC Tag belts against Mochizuki & Kawamura on 9/26 at Shinjuku FACE.
~ WRESTLE-1 : The latest W-1 TV, Updated event card for the 7/22 show, Hayashi injured, and the W-1 Tag belts to be in defense on 8/11 at Korakuen Hall. Continue reading

News Listings for July 3, 2018

~ AJPW : Updated event cards for the July tour of shows, World Junior defense set for 6/15 & World Tag set for 7/22.
~ HARD HIT : The full card set for the 7/7 show in Yokohama.
~ MASAKATSU FUNAKI : Updates for his 33rd Anniversary Show on 9/30 in Osaka.
~ MASTERS : Keiji Mutoh announced the main event for the next show on 8/21. BATT Revival.
~ WRESTLE-1 : The full card announced for the 7/18 show at Korakuen. GRAND PRIX Finals, Cruiser defense, and W-1 vs STRONG HEARTS.
~ ZERO1 : The promotion announced a change of management with Katsumi Sasazaki named the new President and Shinjiro Otani as the Chairman of the Board. Continue reading

News Listings for June 15, 2018

~ BASARA : Updated event card for the 7/12 show at Shinjuku FACE.
~ BJW : The BJW Tag belts to be in defense on 6/30 in Susukino.
~ DDT : Full card announced for the 6/24 show at Korakuen.
~ FREEDOMS : Three title matches announced for Jun Kasai’s produce show on 7/4 at Korakuen, Masashi Takeda vs. Miedo Extremo.
~ TAKAYAMANIA : Several matches announced for the Yoshihiro Takayama support show on 8/31 at Korakuen.
~ WRESTLE-1 : The latest W-1 TV + The fallout with two title defense officially set.
~ ZERO1 : The split blocks and matches announced for this years Mid-Summer Fire Festival 2018. Continue reading

News Listings for June 11, 2018

~ AJPW : Preview for tomorrow’s Korakuen Hall show, with the main event seeing Miyahara defending the Triple Crown against Dylan James.
~ BASARA : Isami Kodaka to team with Naomichi Marufuji to take on Ikuto Hidaka and Minoru Fujita for his 16th anniversary match on 7/12 at Shinjuku FACE.
~ DDT : Updated event cards for the 6/16 & 6/17 shows
~ NOAH : Event cards updated for the 6/16 through 6/24 shows, as Sugiura defends the GHC Heavy belt against Kenoh at the next Korakuen Hall show.
~ ZERO1 : Updated event cards for the 6/17 & 6/24 show, then all 14 wrestlers set for July’s “Mid-Summer Fire Festival 2018”. Continue reading

News Listings for June 8, 2018

~ AJPW : Jake Lee to form a new group in the promotion, updated event cards for 6/12 & 6/24.
~ BJW : Updated event cards from 6/10 through 6/20.
~ DDT : Updated event cards from 6/9 through 6/24, KUDO to hold his 15th anniversary match at Korakuen.
~ K-DOJO : The full event cards announced fro the 6/17 & 7/1 shows.
~ KYUSHU : The full card announced for the 10th anniversary show on 7/7 in Fukuoka.
~ ZERO1 : KAMIKAZE announced that he will go freelance as of the end of the month. Continue reading

News Listings for June 5, 2018

~ AJPW : The full event cards announced fro the 6/30 & 7/1 shows, World Tag defense and Miyahara vs. Lee set.
~ FREEDOMS : The full card was announced for the 6/14 show at the Shinkiba 1stRING.
~ FORTUNE DREAM : 3WAY joshi match to feature Mio Shirai as the special referee.
~ HEAT-UP : The full card announced for the 6/23 show in Kawasaki.
~ TAKAYAMANIA : Minoru Suzuki announced the main event for the scheduled show on 8/31 at Korakuen.
~ WRESTLE-1 : The full cards announced for the 6/17 & 6/22 shows.
~ ZERO1 : Update on Yusaku Obata. Dehydration caused his heat stroke and he also suffered a fracture to his neck after taking the fall. Not career threatening, but he will need rest. Continue reading

News Listings for June 1, 2018

~ AJPW : Atsushi Aoki vs Yohei Nakajima set for 7/1 in Sapporo + Jr. TAG BATTLE OF GLORY 2018 to take place in August.
~ HOLY WAR : Full card announced for Toshiaki Kawada’s produce show on 7/8.
~ K-DOJO : Full card announced for the “K-UP IMPACT” show on 7/8.
~ POWER HALL : The full card announced Riki Choshu’s produce show on 7/10 show at the Korakuen Hall.
~ WRESTLE-1 : Wrestlers announced for this years GRAND PRIX that will hold the first round matches on 7/1.
~ ZERO1 : 9 wrestlers announced to be apart of this years “Fire Festival” league in July. Continue reading

News Listings for May 30, 2018

~ AJPW : Riki Choshu to compete for the “2018 SUMMER EXPLOSION” on 8/5 in Kanazawa.
~ BASARA : Event cards announced for the second round of the “Itadaki Tournament” on 6/10 & 6/17.
~ BJW : The full event card was announced for the Korakuen Hall show on 6/20, BJW Death Heavy and World Strong defenses to headline.
~ DDT : The EXTREME title defense on 6/24 to now be under a 3WAY rules, HARASHIMA vs. Soma Takao vs. Daisuke Sasaki.
~ MICHINOKU : The Sendai Girls World belt to be in defense on 6/24 show, as Chihiro Hashimoto defends against DASH Chisako.
~ NOAH : Updated event cards for the 6/2 & 6/3 shows, then the full event card announced for the RATEL’s self-produce show on 6/30.
~ ZERO1 : The full event card announced for the 6/9 show at the Shinkiba 1stRING and then Masato Tanaka & Yuji Hino are set to defend the IC Tag belts against Kohei Sato & SUGI on 6/24 in Hakata.
~ MISC : A-TEAM (full caed announced for the 6/10 show) and Doutonbori (the full cards announced for the 6/10 show and Special Kansai show on 6/16). Continue reading