Of Mice And Meng: The Legendary Career of Haku

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He’s become infamous for being the toughest man to ever lace-up boots in the wrestling ring, more so for his legendary bar fight incidents (as recounted by countless of his peers). But Uli’uli Fifita is much more than the bruiser in these iconic stories – since 1978, he’s been a beloved (and feared) professional wrestler, […] READ MORE


#AndNEW: KENTA, Hiroshi Tanahashi win gold at NJPW Royal Quest

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New Japan Pro Wrestling presented Royal Quest at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park on Saturday, August 31 in the United Kingdom where two new Champions were crowned. A hot London crowd witnessed new Bullet Club member, KENTA, defeat CHAOS member Tomohiro Ishii for the NEVER Openweight championship but not without a bit of controversy.  KENTA […] READ MORE


Preview: DEFY Wrestling – Super 8XGP (7/26/19 – 7/27/19)

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DEFYWrestling presents the Super 8XGP this Friday, July 26 and Saturday, July 27 at Washington Hall in Seattle, WA. Artemis Spencer has quietly had one of the top titles runs in all of indie wrestling and will need to draw on that momentum because he needs to win three times to retain his DEFY 8XGP […] READ MORE


Preview: NJPW – Southern Showdown in Sydney (6/30/19)

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New Japan Pro Wrestling (NJPW) is set to embark on their second tour of Australia. The tour concludes this Sunday with Southern Showdown in Sydney. Unlike Melbourne, on the previous night, the Sydney card appears to be more in line with a ‘Road To’ show than a major PPV event. Michael Richards & Andrew Villalobos […] READ MORE


Preview: NJPW – Southern Showdown (6/29/19)

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New Japan Pro Wrestling (NJPW) is set to embark on their second tour of Australia. The tour begins this Saturday in Melbourne with Southern Showdown before then heading to Sydney on Sunday. Unlike their previous tour, this weekends tour is being treated as a full-fledged NJPW main roster tour. Saturday’s event emanating from Festival Hall […] READ MORE


Preview: NJPW G1 Climax 29 Field Primer

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It’s time for the most grueling tournament in pro wrestling, G1 Climax 29 from New Japan Pro Wrestling brackets have revealed some big names that have never debuted in the field of twenty competitors before. The IWGP Junior heavyweight champion, Will Ospreay, Shingo Takagi, Chris Jericho and Jon Moxley all staked their claim to be […] READ MORE


Preview: NJPW – Dominion (6/9/19)

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The second biggest show of the year from New Japan Pro Wrestling is upon us, this event looks like it may surpass Wrestle Kingdom 13 in terms of both match quality and overall appeal. Dominion is the event where Kenny Omega vs Kazuchika Okada took place the past two years, effectively staking NJPW’s claim as […] READ MORE


Preview: NJPW – Wrestling Dontaku: Night Two (5/4/19)

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NJPW’s Wrestling Dontaku has been an annual event since 2009, but starting in 2018, it switched to a two-day event on the holiday weekend in Japan and that trend continues this year, as night two takes place on Saturday night, with a huge IWGP Heavyweight Championship title defense and a new Bullet Club debut. Ren […] READ MORE


Preview: NJPW – Wrestling Dontaku: Night One (5/3/19)

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Every May 3rd, New Japan Pro Wrestling (NJPW) holds it’s annual Wrestling Dontaku, an event that began in 1993. While it was inconsistent in its first decade (running from 1993 through 1995, then again in 2000 and 2001), it’s been an annual tradition since 2009. Dontaku is a Japanese word for “holiday”, taken from the Dutch word “Zondag”, […] READ MORE


Mike Mendoza Opens Official Twitter Account, Fake One Is Still Active

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Last week, the wrestling world found out about Mike Mendoza but in the wrong way. The Puerto Rican wrestler was in hot water when a fake account pretending to be him called New Japan Pro Wrestling star Tama Tonga a racial slur. Tonga trolled the fake account, and many reported it, but the damage was […] READ MORE