~ 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 →
~ BASARA : Event card updated for the 7/12 show at Shinjuku FACE.
~ BJW : The full card announced for the 7/24 show at the Korakuen, Main Event to feature a 3WAY Tag Death Match.
~ DNA : More matches were announced for the 7/16 show in Osaka.
~ FREEDOMS : Updated event cards for the 7/4, 7/22 & 8/6 shows.
~ HEAT-UP : Yoji “Dokonjo” Kondo to retire in October, HEAT-UP formed an alliance with Portugal based promotion CTW, and official signing for Daisuke Kanehira vs. Baliyan Akki on 7/28.
~ NOAH : Updated event cards for the July tour of shows and the next GHC Heavy & Tag belt defenses set.
~ WRESTLE-1 : The latest W-1 TV and STRONG HEARTS announced their team for the 7/18 show at Korakuen. Continue reading →
~ 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 →
~ AJPW : The full event cards announced for the June tour in Hokkaido, Sai to defend the Asia Heavyweight belt against Yoshitatsu on 6/19.
~ DNA : Mike Bailey & MAO vs. Koji Kanemoto & Mizuki Watase announced for the 6/3 show.
~ HEAT-UP : Universal Single and Tag defenses announced for the 6/13 show, Daisuke Kanehira vs. Fuminori Abe, Kenichiro Arai & Hide Kubota vs. Kazuhiro Tamura & Tatsumi Fujinami.
~ Keiji Mutoh : Update on his road to recovery, he aims to return in May of 2019 and he will help support special indie local promotion events that will be held from July through December.
~ NJPW : Results from the first day of the BOSJ 25, and then the full event card was announced for the next LION’S GATE show on 6/13 at the Shinjuku FACE. Shota Umino vs. Ayato Yoshida to main event.
~ RIKI CHOSHU : The next POWER HALL show to be held on 7/10 at Korakuen. The main event and semi-final matches announced.
~ VKF : The full event card announced for the 5/25 show, TORU to defend the VKF belt against GENTARO.
~ WRESTLE-1 : Seigo Tachibana out with a right forearm fracture, 5/27 event card updated. Continue reading →
~ AJPW : Kazuki Ebina to miss the rest of the month due to injury, updated 4/22 card.
~ BASARA : Updated 5/3 event card + the matches and wrestlers announced for this years “Itadaki” tournament.
~ BJW : Updated event cards for the 4/21 & 4/22 shows due to Yuya Aoki out with injury.
~ HEAT-UP : Guts Ishjiama, Masked Mystery, Joji Otani & Keito Murota set to join HEAT-UP in May. A sister promotion known as “GOING-UP” will hold shows once a month.
~ WRESTLE-1 : Updated event cards following the aftermatch of the last Korakuen Hall show, next W-1 Tag defense set for 5/6 at Korakuen.
~ MISC : NOAH to host Misawa’s 9th Memorial show on 6/10 at Korakuen, Riki Choshu to hold the next “POWER HALL” on 7/2, and then former JWP wrestler Erika Watanabe passed away, at the age of 39, due to stomach cancer. Continue reading →