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New Japan 50: The Long Road to the IWGP World Championship
Jamie Greer - Jan 19, 2022

On January 13, 2022, New Japan Pro-Wrestling (NJPW) turned 50, joining a very small class of wrestling promotions that made it to at least a half-century of operation. There’s a lot of history for Japan’s premier organization (which we here at Last Word on Pro Wrestling will be covering throughout the year), but one interesting […]

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Preview: The Indie Wrestling Hall of Fame (1/22/22)

This weekend is set to be the biggest in the history of Game Changer Wrestling. This Sunday, the independent wrestling powerhouse will make its Hammerstein Ballroom debut with The WRLD on GCW 2022. However, the evening prior, competition will be set by the wayside as multiple game-changers, for lack of a better term, of the […]

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Preview: AEW Rampage (1/21/22) – Jon Moxley In-Ring Return

All Elite Wrestling fans will be treated to a special live edition of AEW Rampage this Friday night. It’s often said that AEW Rampage is the most exciting 60 minutes of wrestling action and a preview of this week’s card might tell everyone why that’s the case. Here’s a little preview of what’s to come Friday night on […]

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Preview: Gatoh Move ChocoPro #195 (1/22/22) – Masahiro Takanashi Birthday Special

It’s time for a birthday bash on ChocoPro #195. On this episode, the Gatoh Move Pro Wrestling will be celebrating Masahiro Takanashi, who is turning 39 years old. There are few gifts as tempting for a wrestler as a championship match, which is exactly what the veteran “Drunken King” has in store for this episode. […]

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Preview: Pro Wrestling GRIND – Overkill (1/21/22)

Pro Wrestling GRIND is back in 2022 and they are starting the year off with a BANG! Though this is only the third show for Pro Wrestling GRIND, Overkill continues on the path of feeling as if they have been doing this much longer. That is not just because every match feels as if it […]

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Bandido and Jonathan Gresham To Unify ROH World Title at Supercard of Honor

Ring of Honor announced this morning that Bandido and Jonathan Gresham will unify the ROH World Titles. The unification match between Bandido and Gresham will take place in the main event of Supercard of Honor on April 1st from the Curtis Culwell Center in Garland Texas. Bandido and Jonathan Gresham Will Unify Titles at Supercard […]

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Preview IMPACT Wrestling: Gresham Takes on Maclin
Dominic P (Editor) - Jan 19, 2022

IMPACT Wrestling returns to AXS TV this Thursday night for two hours of hard-hitting professional wrestling. Steve Maclin will challenge Jonathan Gresham for the ROH World Title in the main event. Charlie Haas will also make his in-ring debut against Josh Alexander. All this and more this week on IMPACT!  The pre-show, Before the IMPACT, begins […]

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Preview: Warrior Wrestling – Warrior 18 – (01/22/21)

Warrior Wrestling will leave the state of Illinois for the first time on January 22nd for Warrior Wrestling 18. The Bendix Arena in South Bend Indiana will play host to show that will see the return of Warrior Wrestling champion Will Ospreay. Ospreay will defend his title against the first-ever Warrior Champion Brian Cage in […]

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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 […]