20 Best Matches Of The Month: December 2018 Edition

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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


The 50 Best Matches Of 2018: Part 2 (#25-#1)

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Every month, our own Dan Niles compiles his personal 20 Best Matches list from around the world, from North America to Europe to Japan. Now he recaps the 50 Best Matches of the entire year that’s come and gone. Some are obvious best matches choices, some are dark horses, but they’re always fun to find […] READ MORE


The 50 Best Matches Of 2018: Part 1

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Every month, our own Dan Niles compiles his personal 20 Best Matches list from around the world, from North America to Europe to Japan. Now he recaps the 50 Best Matches of the entire year that’s come and gone. Some are obvious best matches choices, some are dark horses, but they’re always fun to find […] READ MORE


#NewJapanWeek Preview: NJPW Wrestle Kingdom 13 (1/4/19)

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New Japan Pro Wrestling is the only wrestling company in the world to set their biggest event of the year at the beginning of January, it’s become a staple of NJPW to feature the best matches possible and the Winter events have led up to an outstanding Wrestle Kingdom 13 card. Surprise title changes happened […] READ MORE


The Hot Tag 100 ’18 (50-26)

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Compiled by Jamie Greer; rankings voted on by full LWOPW staff. The Hot Tag 100 ’18 continues, looking once again at the best tag teams of the past year in wrestling around the world, from major to indie. Last year, The Young Bucks finished #1 on the list – will the Jackson brothers repeat? We’ll […] READ MORE


Bandido Finishes His Incredible Year By Signing with ROH

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Arguably one of the big breakout stars of the year, Bandido, finished 2018 by signing with Ring of Honor. The Dragon Gate star and Mexican indie supernova had a red-hot 2018, competing in the biggest shows and having stellar matches. Bandido: From Tijuana to Ring of Honor Bandido started 2018 relatively unknown, working in The […] READ MORE


20 Best Matches Of The Month: October 2018 Edition

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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


What If: 2 Cold Scorpio

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What If is a look at wrestlers from the past and imagining their careers if they were in their prime during the current era of wrestling. The series begins with a look at the always exciting 2 Cold Scorpio. Throughout his career, 2 Cold Scorpio has worked for famous promotions New Japan Pro Wrestling (NJPW), […] READ MORE


#AndNEW: Hirooki Goto Wins NEVER Openweight Championship

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Will Ospreay was originally slated to challenge for the NEVER Openweight Championship until an untimely rib injury at Rev Pro Global Wars UK against Chris Ridgeway set Ospreay’s title match to a later date. Hirooki Goto had previously lost the NEVER Openweight Championship to Taichi at NJPW Destruction In Beppu on September 17. Goto received […] READ MORE


Preview: NJPW Power Struggle (11/3/18)

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New Japan Pro Wrestling has been hosting the Road To Power Struggle events for all of October, heavily featuring the NJPW Super Junior Tag League tournament, leading to NJPW Power Struggle on November 2. The storylines are all coming to a head as we quickly approach Wrestle Kingdom 13 on January 4, the biggest event […] READ MORE