Match Point: AR Fox vs Tetsuya Naito (2/18/2018)

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Match Point returns for Tetsuya Naito‘s first non-New Japan tour in the US ever.  In his third match (following matches with Wrestling Revolver and AAW the nights previous), he takes on indie star AR Fox (aka Dante Fox on Lucha Underground).  The match is being held to commemorate the one year anniversary of Glory Pro Wrestling, Sunday February 18. They will be […] READ MORE


20 Best Matches Of The Month: December 2017 Edition

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2017 ended on a high note for several companies trying to establish themselves while major companies relied on the entertainment aspect with the Holiday season. New Japan Pro Wrestling set the stage for Wrestle Kingdom while matches in the United Kingdom looked to settle the score and finish stories that had been established all year. […] READ MORE


#NewJapanWeek The Junior Heavyweight Division Showcase

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New Japan’s Junior Heavyweight division has one of the most interesting matches on the Wrestle Kingdom 12 card. Why? Simply put, the four guys involved in the Wrestle Kingdom 12 program, have been putting on modern classic matches for all of 2017. Of course, NJPW’s Junior Heavyweight division is one of the most respected in the business […] READ MORE


#NewJapanWeek Lion’s Gate: The NJPW Young Lions

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The Young Lion tradition in New Japan Pro Wrestling (Shin Nihon Puroresu) drew inspiration from the shisho-deshi (teacher-student) relationship which still exists in a modified form within the promotion. Young Lions are those who are currently training at the legendary New Japan Dojo which trained the likes of Keiji Muto, Shin’ya Hashimoto, Masahiro Chono, Jushin […] READ MORE


#NewJapanWeek: Katsuya Kitamura: The Future Of New Japan

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Katsuya Kitamura is big. Like legitimately scary big. He is also currently one of New Japan Pro Wrestling‘s Young Lions, a term used for newer wrestlers on their way out of the New Japan Dojo. The Young Lions run to the ring, wearing black trunks and black boots. But in a role where everyone dresses the […] READ MORE


#NewJapanWeek Ace Under Pressure: Hiroshi Tanahashi

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2017 has been quite possibly the best year in the history of New Japan Pro Wrestling in terms of growth and in match quality. The man that helped NJPW out of it’s funk and low ticket sales ten years ago, “The Ace”, has still been a key player and even a top champion despite many […] READ MORE


#NewJapanWeek Switchblade: Jay White is NJPW’s Next Breakout Star

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Jay White receives the biggest match of his career on January 4 when he challenges Hiroshi Tanahashi for the IWGP Intercontinental Championship at Wrestle Kingdom 12. 2017 was a turning point for White after going on excursion from New Japan Pro Wrestling in June of 2016. The world got to see what the man from […] READ MORE


Preview: PWG All-Star Weekend 2017

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PWG All-Star Weekend 2017 PWG is hot off one of the best Battle Of Los Angeles tournaments ever, the winner Ricochet will be getting a PWG championship match on Night 2. Joey Janela was the replacement for the injured TK Cooper (he broke his ankle) in Battle Of Los Angeles, Janela has been brought back after a great debut. Australia’s Adam […] READ MORE


The Beginners Guide to BritWres (The UK Indie Scene)

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The Big Guide To BritWres British Wrestling is the place to be to see some of the best wrestling in the world, and the BritWres boom has led to companies opening throughout the UK.  Here I will be giving you a guide to which companies to watch depending on what you want to see. BritWres: […] READ MORE


Cody vs Suzuki: Minoru Suzuki’s First US Match in 25 Years

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Cody vs Suzuki: Minoru Suzuki’s First US Match in 25 Years Cody Rhodes won the Ring Of Honor World championship at ROH Best In The World in June as a free agent against veteran Christopher Daniels. Ever since, Cody has been antagonistic to fans and wants to prove he is the best ROH World champion […] READ MORE