~ 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 →
[WRESTLE-1 News] W-1 held a press conference before tomorrow’s Ryogoku Kokugikan show. The show will be focused on Keiji Mutoh’s 30th anniversary as a pro-wrestling as he will be in the main event taking on the WRESTLE-1 Champion Masayuki Kono. It is no secret that Mutoh has taken a step … Continue reading →
[WRESTLE-1 News] W-1 announced the full card for Keiji Mutoh’s upcoming 30th Anniversary show at the Ryogoku Kokugikan on November 1st. Among the main announcements is that Masakatsu Funaki will be taking on “El Patron” Alberto. Funaki remembers Alberto fondly over 10 years ago seeing him compete in Yokohama, Japan … Continue reading →
TNA “BOUND FOR GLORY”, 10/12/2014 [Sun] 18:30 @ Korakuen Hall in Tokyo, Japan1,500 Spectators (1) Manik vs. Minoru Tanaka◆Winner: Minoru (9:51) with the Minoru Special (Rolling Armbar). (2) Ethan Carter III vs. Ryota Hama◆Winner: Carter (5:46) via pinfall. (3) MVP vs. KAZMA SAKAMOTO◆Winner: MVP (9:01) following the Drive-By Kick. (4) X-Division … Continue reading →
[WRESTLE-1 News] W-1 held a full press event today following their show yesterday at the Ryogoku Kokugikan. First up, Seiya Sanada announced that he indeed signed a contract with TNA Wrestling. He already had a contract that allowed him to compete in both promotion as an expedition as a lot … Continue reading →
[W-1 News] WRESTLE-1 held a press conference before their big show at the Ryogoku Kokugikan tomorrow, 7/6. Mutoh kicked things off by stating that he is pleased that he can offer wrestling from all over the world at this weekends show and that he hopes the fans will be pleased … Continue reading →
WRESTLE-1 TOUR 2014 To The IMPACT, 6/27/2014 [Fri] 19:00 @ Korakuen Hall in Tokyo —————————————If you missed the news, Kaz is being held off the show due to injury. Today’s card has been changed to reflect his absence,http://keepingthespiritalive.tumblr.com/post/89679201085/w-1-news-the-title-matches-for-the-upcoming————————————— (1) Hiroki Murase vs. Yusuke Kodama◆Winner: Kodama (5:28) with a Corkscrew Moonsault. (2) … Continue reading →
WRESTLE-1 “WRESTLE-1 TOUR 2014 After OUTBREAK”, 3/22/2014 [Sat] 18:30 @ Korakuen Hall in Tokyo1,200 Spectators (1) Ryota Hama & Andy Wu vs. NOSAWA Rongai & MAZADA [both Tokyo Gurentai]◆Winner: Hama (6:18) with the Hamaketsu on NOSAWA. (2) Koji Kanemoto vs. KAZMA SAKAMOTO [Free]◆Winner: Kanemoto (10:54) with an Ankle Hold. (3) … Continue reading →
[W-1/TNA News] TNA has changed a LOCKDOWN PPV match last second and now this means that a spot has been opened and given to another student of Mutoh’s in Yasufumi Nakanoue(no), *depending on how you interpret his name. Tigre Uno has been given his own singles match against Manik, aka … Continue reading →
[W-1 News] The news this morning is that Seiya Sanada will now be heading to TNA for an indefinite excursion. The newly crowned X-Division Champion will be making his debut along with his mentor Great Muta at TNA’s Lockdown PPV on March 9 in Miami, Florida. Sanada will be teaming with … Continue reading →
[WRESTLE-1 News] W-1 announced that Manabu Soya will be holding his official comeback match on 2/21. Manabu made a brief comeback during the scheduled battle royal on the 2/15 Korakuen Hall show, but after BJW announced his return for their event on 2/26… W-1 then announced that he will be … Continue reading →