#AndNEW: Roppongi 3K Regain IWGP Jr. Heavyweight Tag Titles

Sakura Genesis proved to be a very newsworthy show as Aaron Henare debuted as the newest member of the United Empire, Will Ospreay won the IWGP World Heavyweight Championship, and Roppongi 3K (SHO & YOH) reclaimed the titles they never lost as they beat Yoshinobu Kanemaru and El Desperado in tag team action to capture the IWGP Jr. Heavyweight Tag Team Championships. […] READ MORE

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


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


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)


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

#AndNEW: Roppongi 3K Win IWGP Junior Heavyweight Tag Titles


On Wednesday at New Japan‘s 47th Anniversary Show, Roppongi 3K (SHO & YOH) defeated Los Ingobernables de Japon‘s BUSHI & Shingo Takagi to become 3x IWGP Junior Heavyweight Tag Team Champions. “背水の陣”のROPPONNGI 3KがBUSHI&鷹木組から大逆転勝利!1年ぶりにIWGPジュニアタッグ王座を奪回!☆3.6大田区大会を新日本プロレスのスマホサイトで独占詳報中! https://t.co/06WumOGQ5F #njpw #njpw47th pic.twitter.com/TbyxZkZwPb — 新日本プロレスリング株式会社 (@njpw1972) March 6, 2019 The tandem of Sho Tanaka and Yohei Komatsu have been tagging since […] READ MORE

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


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)


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