~ 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 →
~ 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 →
~ BASARA : Isami Kodaka vs. Naoki Tanizaki announced to be a double title match, Union MAX and DOVE World Heavy.
~ BJW : Updated event cards for the 4/14 & 4/15 shows.
~ DDT : The KO-D 6 Tag belts announced to be in defense on 4/15.
~ Kawada Produce : Toshiaki Kawada announced the full card for his upcoming produce show on 4/26.
~ W-1 : Keiji Mutoh already undergoing rehabilitation following a double knee replacement, then event card updates for the 4/7 and 4/18 shows. Continue reading →
~ AJPW : Press conference for the upcoming Yokohama show on 2/3. Doering vs. KAI, Suwama/Ishikawa vs. Miyahara/Yoshitatsu, and then Akiyama to team with Yuji Nagata to challenge for the Asia Tag belts.
~ BASARA : Ryuichi Sekine to hold his 10th anniversary as a pro on 1/21, takes on Nakatsu in a singles match.
~ BJW : Takuya Nomura vs. Fuminori Abe to main young wrestler show on 1/17 + Full event card announced for 1/25 at Korakuen.
~ DNA : The full event card was announced for the 1/21 show in Saitama.
~ NOAH : Noamichi Maurufji vs. Kaito Kiyomiya added to the Korakuen Hall show on 2/2.
~ MASTERS : Mutoh and Chono hosted a press conference to announce the main event for the 2/16 show at Korakuen. MASTERS vs. TEAM 2000, though Chono will only be there in a manager role. Continue reading →
~ World’s Strongest Tag League Day 1
~ Suwama & Shuji Ishikawa vs Joe Doering & Taiyo Kea – Jun Akiyama & Takao Omori vs Zeus & The Bodyguard – Naoya Nomura & Yuma Aoyagi vs Ryoji Sai & Masakado Continue reading →
~ W-1 Championship : Shotaro Ashino vs Jiro “Ikemen“ Kuroshio
~ W-1 Cruiser : Andy Wu vs Seiki Yoshioka
~ W-1 Tag : Koji Doi & Kumagoro vs Kaz Hayashi & Shuji Kondo
~ UWA 6 Tag : Soya, NOSAWA & Ganseki vs Kono, MAZADA & Hino
~ Result : Seigo Tachibana vs Takanori Ito Continue reading →