~ AJPW : Zeus & Bodyguard vs Daichi & Kamitani set for 5/20, Suwama and Sai injured, and the Fuchi & Onita to defend the Asia Tag belts against Aoki & Hikaru on 6/20.
~ DDT : Updated event cards, No DQ rule added to EXTREME defense on 5/21 and the full event card announced for 5/28 show at Korakuen.
~ NJPW : Full event cards released for the BOSJ tour.
~ FORTUNE DREAM : Takayama off the show due to injury, Hideki Suzuki announced as his replacement.
~ NEW : Kazunari Murakami invades NEW & Inoki Museum, wants match against Suzukawa + Matches announced for 5/21 show in Chiba.
~ Doutonbori : Mihara versuss GAINA and Cooger & Billyken versus TORU & Ra-pid for the WDW belts announced for the 7/16 show.
~ FREEDOMS : Matches announced for 6/4 show.
~ HEAT-UP : Kazuhiro Tamura versus Daisuke Kanehira for the Universal belt announced for the 8/12 show at Korakuen. Continue reading →
~ AJPW : Updated May event cards, Miyahara vs. Ishikawa for the Triple Crown and Hikaru vs Black Tiger VII for the World Junior set for 5/21.
~ BJW : BJW Tag belts in defense on 5/25, Sekimoto & Okayabashi vs. Hama & Nakanoue, BJW Junior Heavyweight champion to be crowned in July.
~ DDT : Updated event cards for Golden Week shows + KO-D 6 Tag defense added to the 5/28 show at Korakuen. Main event to feature Takeshita defending against Takayama.
~ FMW : Updated event cards for May mini-tour of shows.
~ FORTUNE DREAM : Kenta Kobashi to hold a talk battle with Manami Toyota at the 6/14 show.
~ ZERO1 : Kanemoto & Minoru vs. Otani & Takaiwa for the NWA Light Tag belts announced for the 5/12 show.
~ A-TEAM : Special 6 Man Tag match announced for 5/21 show. Continue reading →
~ BJW : Updated event cards for 4/21 & 22.
~ DNA : Full event card announced for 4/21 show.
~ FORTUNE DREAM : Kobashi announced the full event card for the 6/14 show, Daisuke Sekimoto & Suwama vs. Kohei Sato & Shingo Takagi.
~ FREEDOMS : KFC Tag match added to 4/8 show, full event card announced for 4/16 show.
~ K-DOJO : TAKA Michinoku vs. Kota Ibushi announced for 4/23 show.
~ W-1 : Full event card announced for 4/19 show at Korakuen, Akebono, Kono & KAI vs Kotaro, NOSAWA & MAZADA. Continue reading →
~ BASARA : Full card announced for 4/6 shows.
~ BJW : Matches announced for 4/12 show in Osaka, Okabayashi & Shingo Takagi vs Daichi & Kamitani.
~ DDT : Updated event card for April shows, Happy Motel final on 4/1, 4/8 Takeshita vs. Paulie, 4/14 DAMNATION Produce.
~ FORTUNE DREAM : Next show announced for 6/14.
~ NJPW : Full event card announced for LION’S GATE on 4/13. Outside talent throughout.
~ NOAH : GHC Jr. Tag match set for 4/22, Ishimori & Hi69 vs Ohara & Kumano. Updated event cards for 4/11 – 4/16.
~ WRESTLE-1 : Hayashi announced as the new president of W-1, Kondo to be vice-president.
~ ZERO1 : Masato Tanaka to defend the World Heavy belt against James Raideen on 4/26 at Korakuen. Continue reading →
~ AJPW : Results and notes from today’s Korakuen show, Matches announced for July shows.
~ BJW : Kawakami to make his return on 7/24 at Ryogoku, against Sekimoto.
~ DRADITION : Full card released for 7/4 show.
~ FORTUNE DREAM : Results from show.
~ K-DOJO : Matches announced for SUPER J-CUP Qualifying tournament + 6/25 event card.
~ SZKG : Full card released for 6/18 show.
~ W-1 : Results from the first day of the GRAND PRIX tournament.
~ Misc : Japanese/Asia talent announced for WWE’s Cruiserweight tournament. ZERO1 (Iwaki to miss 6/16 show). Continue reading →
~ DDT : Updated event cards 5/21 & 5/29 + KO-D 6 Tag defense set.
~ BJW : Results from today’s show.
~ FORTUNE DREAM : Akiyama vs LEONA set for 6/14 show.
~ NJPW : Young Bucks off BOSJ, replacements to be announced soon.
~ SZKG : Suzuki announced full show for Suzuki-gun show on 6/18, celebrates his 48th birthday the day before.
~ W-1 : Mutoh vs. Akiyama set for 8/11 as a 6 man tag match, WRESTLE-1 GRAND PRIX 2016 announced, AKIRA to drop weight for potential Cruiser title challenge, Andy Wu wants to face the winner.
~ GUTS : Gannosuke vs GENARO for the GWC belt set for 6/17.
~ SECRET BASE : 1st tag champions crowned. Continue reading →
~ AJPW : Atsushi Aoki vs. Masashi Taked for the World Junior Heavyweight belt on 5/22 at Korakuen and Yohei Nakajima vs. Kazuhiro Tamura for the GAORA TV belt 6/9 in Isesaki.
~ DDT : Daisuke Sasaki vs. Konosuke Takeshita for the KO-D Openweight belt signed for 5/29 at Korakuen.
~ SZKG : The main event for the “We are SUZUKI GUN 3” on 6/18 was announced.
~ W-1 : Title matches signed for 6/8 at Korakuen.
~ Misc : Kasu Yaro (two shows in July and early talent announced) Continue reading →
~ DDT : Event card updates, KO-D 6 Tag set for 5/15.
~ FORTUNE DREAM : LEONA added to upcoming show on 6/14.
~ FREEDOMS : Results from today’s show at Korakuen, Kasai vs Masaoka.
~ NJPW : Notes from a press conference before tomorrow’s “Wrestling Dontaku”.
~ IGF : Inoki and an official sanctioned MMA Day on 6/26. Continue reading →
~ DDT : Press for upcoming KO-D title matches + Team Drift final series.
~ NJPW : NEVER 6 Tag added to Dontaku + LION’S GATE 2 event card released.
~ NOAH : Results from the 4th day of the GTL.
~ W-1 : Full card released for Korakuen Hall show on 5/4.
~ MISC : Updates for Apache Army, Ganko Pro, Fortune Dream, and FREEDOMS.
~ JOSHI : Updates from Diana, Hiroyo Matsumoto Produce show on 7/31, and full card announced for Ice Ribbon show on 5/4. Continue reading →
~ BJW : Notes from today’s Asia Tag Defense.
~ DG : KING OF GATE 2016, competitors and matches listed.
~ Fortune Dream : Hiroyo Matsumoto vs Kaiji Hojo added to show.
~ IGF : Ibushi to compete on 5/29 show.
~ NJPW : “Hinokuni” and “Wrestling Dontaku” matches announced.
~ NOAH : Global Tag League + Next title defenses set + Kitamiya name change.
~ W-1 : Updated event cards for 4/16 & 4/17.
~ JOSHI : Ice Ribbon and OZ Academy event updates. Continue reading →