Atsushi Kotoge and YO-HEY vs HAYATA and Yuya Susumu
Michael Hymantor - Feb 21, 2022

Match Point is an ongoing series at Last Word on Pro Wrestling, where we look at intriguing matchups in indie wrestling and beyond. They may be dream matches, first-time matchups, or hotly anticipated rematches. This time, we take a look at GAIN CONTROL 2022, specifically the GHC Junior Heavyweight Tag Team Championship match pitting Atsushi […]

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Pro Wrestling NOAH held an emergency press conference on Tuesday. It had been announced a day prior and speculation began to fly as to the nature of said conference. Keiji Muto and Naomichi Marufuji of the M’s Alliance were announced as participating members. That’s when they announced that, due to a hip injury to Keiji […]

Daisuke Harada vs Tadasuke
Xavier Williams - Feb 8, 2022

Match Point is an ongoing series at Last Word on Pro Wrestling, where we look at intriguing matchups in indie wrestling and beyond. They may be dream matches, first-time matchups, or hotly anticipated rematches. Here’s what to know about the upcoming GHC Junior Heavyweight Championship match between titleholder Daisuke Harada and challenger Tadasuke. Pro Wrestling […]

Nakajima Fujita Pro Wrestling NOAH Match February
Michael Hymantor - Jan 28, 2022

Pro Wrestling NOAH (NOAH) has multiple matches and events for the month of February. The current tour is known as the Higher Ground Tour; next month will kick off the Step Forward Tour. The major event of the upcoming month is the Gain Control in Nagoya show on February 23rd. Let’s get into some of […]

Katsuhiko Nakajima Go Shiozaki NOAH THE NEW YEAR 2022
Jamie Johnson - Jan 27, 2022

Pro Wrestling NOAH’s history has been populated by a plethora of matches that defy reasonable expectations and reach the very pinnacle, which only the Gods of pro wrestling can achieve. Whether it be Kobashi vs. Misawa, KENTA vs. Marufuji, Kobashi vs. Takayama or Sasaki and Nakajima vs. Kobashi and Shiozaki. What do these matches have […]

Michael Hymantor - Jan 22, 2022

At Pro Wrestling NOAH’s HIGHER GROUND 2022, two title matches would take place with the GHC National Championship and GHC Junior Heavyweight Tag Team Championship defended. One of them was a guaranteed new champion, due to a title being vacated, while the other was a rematch from Kenoh’s previous reign as champion. Here’s what to […]

NJPW vs NOAH Wrestle Kingdom 16 Preview
Jamie Johnson - Jan 22, 2022

The rebirth of New Japan Pro-Wrestling and Pro Wrestling NOAH’s relationship in the back end of 2021 posed a great prospect. Their shared Wrestle Kingdom 16 in Yokohama Arena show was set up to be the defining moment in what could evolve to be a treasured alliance. While the show didn’t live up to admittedly […]

Xavier Williams - Jan 21, 2022

Pro Wrestling NOAH returns to Edion Arena in Osaka fresh off of BUMPER CROP 2022 in Sendai. This week, NOAH presents HIGHER GROUND 2022. This event follows COVID-19 cases and close contacts. The card has been reshuffled and will still feature a GHC Junior Heavyweight Tag Team Championship match and a GHC National Championship match. […]

Yoshiki Inamura
Jamie Johnson - Jan 18, 2022

Pro Wrestling NOAH has a host of young and desired wrestlers with limitless potential, and while the most renowned is future company Ace Kaito Kiyomiya, there is another wrestler who deserves those plaudits. That is Yoshiki Inamura. The youthful beast of NOAH’s main unit captured my imagination the very first time I saw him a […]

Fujita GHC Heavyweight
Jamie Johnson - Jan 16, 2022

To climax the COVID-19 affected Bumper Crop show, the main event’s victor was met by his new challenger. Following the hard-hitting clash between Katsuhiko Nakajima and his former Aggression ally, Masa Kitamiya, the GHC Heavyweight Champion Nakajima was stunned by the appearance of Kazuyuki Fujita. The famed, Ol’ Ironhead wandered down to the ring wearing […]

Xavier Williams - Jan 15, 2022

Pro Wrestling NOAH is back in Sendai post-Wrestle Kingdom Night 3 in Yokohama Arena. NOAH is set to put on yet another big event: BUMPER CROP 2022 in SENDAI. The card took a bit of a hit with numerous members of the roster taken off due to positive PCR tests and close contact protocols. However, […]

Pro Wrestling NOAH Logo COVID-19
Jamie Johnson - Jan 14, 2022

After a spectacular start to the year, Pro Wrestling NOAH recently suffered an unfortunate COVID-19 sparked setback. Just days away from their Bumber Crop show, headlined by Katsuhiko Nakajima defending his GHC Heavyweight Championship against former Aggression tag team partner Masa Kitamiya, NOAH has suffered a heavy blow of multiple COVID-19 positive tests. A number […]

Daisuke Harada Heavyweight
Michael Hymantor - Jan 10, 2022

Pro Wrestling NOAH recently finished up with its N-Innovation Tour. A tour that was made to showcase the juniors of NOAH. At the start of the tour, Daisuke Harada won a rumble to gain a spot at the GHC Junior Heavyweight Champion, HAYATA. Daisuke Harada and HAYATA faced off towards the end of 2021, with […]

HAYATA Daisuke Harada NOAH N-Innovation
Xavier Williams - Jan 9, 2022

At Pro Wrestling NOAH’s N-Innovation DAY 3 event, Daisuke Harada once again challenges HAYATA for the GHC Junior Heavyweight Championship. Harada earned this championship match on the first day of N-Innovation action. At this event, a battle royal took place to determine who would be the next challenger for HAYATA’s GHC Junior Heavyweight Championship. Harada […]

NJPW vs NOAH Wrestle Kingdom 16 Preview
Last Word Staff - Jan 7, 2022

Wrestle Kingdom 16 will come to a close this Saturday as it will be New Japan Pro Wrestling (NJPW) competing against Pro Wrestling NOAH in a special 11-match card. There will be faction warfare, friends going head to head, and legends competing for the first time in a long time. When NJPW and NOAH came […]

KENTA NJPW Power Struggle Tanahashi
Jacek - Jan 7, 2022

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 […]

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