Top 5 Joshi Matches Of The Month (May 2021)

The Joshi wrestling scene (Japanese Women’s Wrestling) is a deep scene full of insanely talented performers and every month there are dozens of fantastic matches from promotions from Stardom to PURE-J and everywhere in between.  In this article, we aim to give readers a list of recommended Joshi matches that took place in the last month, there will be […] READ MORE

Hana Kimura Memorial Show Airing Live on FITE TV


On May 23, the Hana Kimura Memorial Show “MATANE” will air live on FITE TV, as first reported by Fightful. The show was created by Kimura’s mother, Kyoko Kimura, to honor her late daughter one year after her passing and give a show that friends and fans around the world will remember. The show is […] READ MORE

Preview: Stardom- 9th Anniversary (1/19/20)


Stardom celebrates its ninth anniversary with Queen’s Quest taking on STARS for the World and Wonder Of Stardom championships.  The top gaijins challenge for the Goddesses Of Stardom championships and Kagetsu’s retirement road continues as she takes on Tam Nakano in her final Korakuen Hall appearance with Stardom.  All this and more on as Stardom celebrates its […] READ MORE

LWOPW’s All-Decade Team: Stardom


As part of our series looking back at some of the marquee wrestlers of the decade for some of the major companies around the world, we turn our attention towards the premiere Joshi company in the world.  World Wonder Ring Stardom.  Starting up in 2012 the company has packed a lot into the 8 years […] READ MORE

Kagetsu Announces Her Retirement

On December 24th Oedo Tai member Hazuki had her last match.  Just one day later on December 25th, her stable leader Kagetsu gave fans the worst possible Christmas present as she announced her retirement. A correction from earlier, Kagetsu’s final Stardom show is 1.26.2020 in Osaka. (Not 1.29.2020) — We Are Stardom (@we_are_stardom) December 25, 2019 Kagetsu […] READ MORE

20 Best Matches Of The Month: June 2019 Edition


Every month, our own Dan Niles compiles his personal 20 Best Matches list from around the world, from North America to Europe to Japan. Some are obvious best matches choices, some are dark horses, but they’re always fun to find some matches you may have missed the previous month! (DISCLAIMER: This list is subjective and […] READ MORE

Preview: Pro Wrestling EVE – Wrestle Queendom 2 (6/30/19)


England’s Pro Wrestling EVE has emerged as one of the top women’s promotions on the planet, featuring a who’s who of UK, Ireland, and European grapplers, plus the best from Japan (Stardom, Sendai Girls, and more) as well as various US stars, such as IMPACT Wrestling‘s Jordynne Grace and Su Yung, amongst others. Last year, […] READ MORE