Preview: NJPW New Japan Cup 2019 (3/8/19)

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The 2019 New Japan Cup will be the fifteenth tournament from New Japan Pro Wrestling and the stakes couldn’t be higher in 2019. Hiroshi Tanahashi enters this year’s New Japan Cup tournament once again after winning the first-ever tournament in 2005. Previous winners also include Kota Ibushi (2015), Katsuyori Shibata (2017) and Tetsuya Naito (2016). The […] READ MORE


Preview: NJPW 47th Anniversary (3/6/19)

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A special champion vs champion match will headline the NJPW 47th Anniversary and the IWGP Junior Heavyweight Championship along with the IWGP Junior Heavyweight Tag Team Championships will be on the line. It’s an annual tradition for New Japan Pro Wrestling to present an anniversary event every March but what’s so interesting about this year […] READ MORE


#AndNEW: Jay White, The Switchblade Era Begins in NJPW

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At the New Beginnings in Osaka show on Monday, Jay White defeated Hiroshi Tanahashi to capture the IWGP Heavyweight Championship.  The Switchblade has been steadily built ever since his return from an excursion to be a star for the company and he has now been anointed as IWGP Heavyweight Champion, definitively beating the former Ace, Hiroshi Tanahashi.  White becomes the 8th […] READ MORE


Preview: NJPW New Beginning In USA Nashville (2/2/19)

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The Nashville, Tennessee card from the NJPW New Beginning In USA tour may not be as stacked as the recent lineups, there is a good chance fans walk away impressed by wrestlers they never had a whole lot of interest in before. The NJPW LA Dojo competitors are in full-force for these events in America […] READ MORE


Preview: NJPW New Beginning In USA Charlotte (2/1/19)

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Many NJPW faithful and new fans alike have been very harsh about the booking for the NJPW New Beginning In USA tour for New Japan Pro Wrestling featuring too many Gaijin competitors and not enough of the bread and butter of the company. The New Beginning Tour kicks off in Sapporo on February 1 so […] READ MORE


Preview: NJPW New Beginning in Los Angeles (1/30/19)

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New Japan Pro Wrestling will be kicking off their next American tour in Los Angeles. This will be the first night of the New Beginning USA set of shows. It goes down at the Globe Theater in LA with the bell time set for 8:30 PM Pacific Time. Due to issues incurred with the United […] READ MORE


Preview: NJPW New Beginning In Sapporo (2/2/19 – 2/3/19)

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There will be two nights in Sapporo on the New Beginning tour from New Japan Pro Wrestling with three championships to be decided on night two. The faction wars are highlighted heavily as well as NJPW setting up young attractions as co-main eventers. EVIL, Zack Sabre Jr and SANADA all have big matches as wrestlers […] READ MORE


Preview: AAW The Final Stand (1/26/19)

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AAW Pro will say goodbye to two top stars that have elevated themselves and the company for the past couple years. Trevor Lee (and reportedly ACH) have signed contracts with WWE, so their time in AAW has come to an end as 2019 kicks off. Both amazing athletes are very dynamic performers – ACH is a former AAW […] READ MORE