#AndNEW: Titles Change Hands at OZ Academy Silver Bullet

OZ Academy ran Korakuen Hall on March 4th with a show headlined by Sonoko Kato challenging Mayumi Ozaki for the OZ Academy Openweight Championship.  Also on the card, the returning Yuu teamed with Kaori Yoneyama to challenge Kaho Kobayashi and Kakeru Sekiguchi for the tag team championships.  Both titles changed hands at the show named Silver Bullet as Ozaki’s long reign atop the company came to […] READ MORE

Quick Beginner’s Guide To Joshi


This guide is designed to provide some quick insight into the world of Joshi wrestling and help a newcomer learn a little bit about each promotion and where to watch them.  We have a comprehensive guide already done on World Wonder Ring Stardom so let’s kick this off with one of the other well known Joshi […] READ MORE

Top 10 Joshi Matches Of The Month (December 2019)


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. Important Note (Due to some matches not airing as of the time of writing some presumably great matches can’t be ranked) Leon vs Rina Yamashita […] READ MORE

Joshi Freelancer Hikaru Shida Joins AEW


When All Elite Wrestling revealed that they would be scouting the Joshi (Japanese Women’s wrestling) scene for talent many fans speculated who they might sign, and so far they have since brought in Joshi legend Aja Kong, former Marvelous and Sendai Girl wrestler Nyla Rose, and Tokyo Joshi Pro Wrestling star Yuka Sakazaki.  We also took a look at potential signees and one of the prospects we […] READ MORE

#AndNEW: Hiroyo Matsumoto & Kaori Yoneyama Win OZ Tag Team Titles


On Sunday night at OZ Academy‘s Connect To The Future at Korakuen Hall in Tokyo, Japan, new tag team champions were crowned when Beast Friend (Hiroyo Matsumoto & Kaori Yoneyama) defeated BORDERLESS (Rina Yamashita & Yoshiko) to win OZ Academy Tag Team gold. View this post on Instagram We got Tag belts of OZ academy!! #OZアカデミー #thanks #獣友 #米山香織 #松本浩代 A post […] READ MORE

Beyond The Surface: A Modern History Of Women In Wrestling


Casual wrestling fans in the United States may not be aware of the global contributions women have made to the wrestling business. Some individuals in the wrestling business have also made questionable comments about female wrestling fans. Ryback has challenged the mental state of female wrestling fans and followed his comments with what many felt […] READ MORE