Preview: NJPW – New Japan Cup 2020 Final (7/11/20)

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The New Japan Cup 2020 finals are set. 2019 New Japan Cup winner Kazuchika Okada faces Los Ingobernables De Japon (LIJ) faction member, EVIL. This will be the fifth singles match between the two with Okada leading the series, 3-1. The finals will be a momentous night for not only viewers of NJPW World but […] READ MORE


New Japan Cup 2020 Brackets Revealed

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Update: NJPW has canceled a number of the New Japan Cup shows due to the Coronavirus outbreak Here lies the new bracket New Japan Pro Wrestling (NJPW) has had a heck of a way to start off with the new decade. With the retirement of Jyushin Liger being one of the major parts of Wrestle […] READ MORE


Shinsuke Nakamura is Intercontinental

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Shinsuke Nakamura has been a household name in wrestling for the past two decades.  He had a glittering career in Japan with New Japan Pro Wrestling, becoming one of the most popular stars Japan has ever produced.  Nakamura became a three-time IWGP Heavyweight Champion during his NJPW career.  The self-proclaimed (though later proclaimed by all) […] READ MORE


KENTA Joins Bullet Club… SHIBATA Returns!

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Last night at the New Japan Pro Wrestling G1 Finals, we saw former WWE Superstar and NJPW’s newest talent, KENTA, join Bullet Club. KENTA was involved in a 6 man tag match against Guerrillas of Destiny and the Bad Luck Fale, teaming up with Tomohiro Ishii and Yoshi Hashi. In what resulted in a big moment, […] READ MORE


The Next Chapter Begins: Gabriel Kidd To Train At New Japan’s LA Dojo

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At this past Friday’s Revolution Pro Wrestling (RevPro) show in Manchester, titled Ungovernable, Gabriel Kidd was victorious in the opening six man tag team match alongside Kenneth Halfpenny and Shaun Jackson, where they defeated the team of Brendan White, Clark Connors, and Karl Fredericks. Following the match, Kidd told the audience that he wanted to […] READ MORE


#NewJapanWeek: Gang Warfare ’18: Los Ingobernables De Japon

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Coming into 2018,it looked like the popular Los Ingobernables De Japon would take over Japan.  Leader Tetsuya Naito was heavily favored to end Kazuchika Okada’s legendary title run, Hiromu Takahashi was the most popular Junior heavyweight in the company and breakout years were predicted for EVIL and SANADA.  The year of LIJ did not pan out as expected but the group still had highlights and a strong […] READ MORE


#NewJapanWeek Gang Warfare: CHAOS

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To continue #NewJapanWeek, we’ll be taking a look at all of the factions in New Japan. CHAOS is one of the most popular factions going into Wrestle Kingdom 12. With Kazuchika Okada, Roppongi 3K, Hirooki Goto, Will Ospreay, Tomohiro Ishii, Toru Yano, and Beretta all on the card, they have some of the biggest players of the night as well. But it hasn’t always […] READ MORE


What The G1 Climax in USA Could Look Like

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On July 1st and 2nd New Japan Pro Wrestling decided to hit the North American market and was a huge success with the G1 In USA shows. NJPW announced they would be back in 2018 after offering up some of the best stars from Japan such as Tomohiro Ishii and Tetsuya Naito. Now with the […] READ MORE


Preview: NJPW G1 Climax 27

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The brackets have been revealed for the 2017 NJPW G1 Climax 27 tournament and we not only have some massive pairings in the schedule but the major reveal that Kota Ibushi will be returning to the tournament and Zack Sabre Jr will be making his debut. The best matches of the year come from G1 […] READ MORE


Preview: IWGP US Title Bracket at G1 Special in USA

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On July 1st and July 2nd, NJPW will crown the first-ever IWGP United States Heavyweight Champion and the brackets have been revealed today. A mixture of NJPW and American/Canadian talent will decide who wins the 2-Day tournament, history will be made in Long Beach, California. Some competitors were to be expected like Mike Elgin but […] READ MORE