NJPW New Year’s Golden Series Night 1 Preview

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After three nights of Wrestle Kingdom 16 action, New Japan Pro Wrestling (NJPW) returns on January 20th with New Year’s Golden Series. The title itself is a throwback to the early years of the promotion, perfectly fitting for the 50th-anniversary celebration.  As a gift for the fans, the opening night of the series will be […] READ MORE


First Matches Set For NJPW STRONG RIVALS

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NJPW STRONG has announced the first matches for the RIVALS event, which will take place on February 17th in Vermont in Hollywood.  MASSIVE matches for RIVALS in Hollywood 2/17! Buddy Matthews is back, to face Ren Narita! Gabriel Kidd vs Christopher Daniels! FinJuice vs JONAH & Bad Dude Tito! The U-S-of-Jay Open Challenge continues! 👀https://t.co/zoJc5FBJcj […] READ MORE


Update on MLW/WWE Anti-trust Lawsuit

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A few days ago it was announced that MLW filed an anti-trust lawsuit against WWE in federal court. TheMLW lawsuit was based on an allegation of WWE’s “ongoing attempts to undermine competition in and monopolize the professional wrestling market by interfering with MLW’s contracts and business prospects.” MLW Lawsuit Update – Full Filing Rundown Now […] READ MORE


The New Beginning USA 2022 Card Completed With a Title Match

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NJPW STRONG finalized the card for its first event in 2022 as the last few matches have been announced for The New Beginning USA 2022, including an Openweight Championship match.  Read up on what was previously announced for the show here (part 1) and here (part 2) The New Beginning USA 2022 Final Card Announcements […] READ MORE


MLW Files Antitrust Lawsuit Against WWE

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Major League Wrestling informed via a press release today that the promotion filed an antitrust lawsuit against World Wrestling Entertainment. According to the official press release, MLW states that it is based on “WWE’s ongoing attempts to undermine competition” and “monopolize the professional wrestling market by interfering with MLW’s contracts and business prospects.” WWE is […] READ MORE


Injured KENTA is out of NJPW vs. NOAH event

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New Japan Pro Wrestling announced that KENTA has been removed from day three of Wrestle Kingdom as during his match on the second night of Wrestle Kingdom 16 he sustained a dislocated left hip, a broken nose, tendon damage to his finger, and severe lacerations to his back. The match itself was an IWGP US […] READ MORE


Jeff Cobb Reportedly Injured at Wrestle Kingdom 16

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According to Dave Meltzer, Jeff Cobb suffered a knee injury on the first night of the NJPW Wrestle Kingdom 16 event in six-man tag action.  During Wrestling Observer Radio broadcast Meltzer stated that Cobb hurt his knee on night one of Wrestle Kingdom. According to him, the injury occurred in the early stage of a […] READ MORE


NWA Announces New All-Access Pass On FITE

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The new year brings a new shape of the National Wrestling Alliance (NWA) and FITE.tv partnership in form of an all-access pass. This adds two new pay-per-view events to the yearly schedule. The promotion’s flagship show, Powerrr will air on YouTube two days after it premiers on FITE.  NWA All-Access Pass Comes To FITE.TV The […] READ MORE


Additional Matches Set for NJPW New Beginning USA

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As it was previously reported, NJPW STRONG will begin 2022 with New Beginning USA on January 15th from Washington Hall in Seatle. The previously announced matches are El Phantasmo vs. Matt Rehwoldt, Yura Uemura vs. Brody King, Clark Connors vs. TJP, and the US of Jay Open Challenge. Now four more matches have been added […] READ MORE


Katsuyori Shibata Announces Rules for His Match at Wrestle Kingdom 16

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At New Japan Pro-Wrestling’s recent Wrestle Kingdom 16 press conference, Katsuyori Shibata announced a ruleset for his return match on January 4 in the Tokyo Dome. Katsuyori Shibata will compete in the Tokyo Dome in a Catch Wrestling Rules match! Shibata explained the rules, their reasons, and his aims in today's Wrestle Kingdom press conference!https://t.co/P68nu8Gkba#njpw […] READ MORE