Match Point: Zeus vs. Kento Miyahara (Champion Carnival 2020 Finals)

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Match Point is an on-going series at Last Word on Pro Wrestling, where we look at intriguing matchups in indie wrestling and beyond. They may be dream matches, first-time matchups, or hotly anticipated rematches. In this edition, we will take a look at the upcoming Champion Carnival 2020 finals pitting Zeus against Kento Miyahara. The […] READ MORE


Preview: AJPW Champion Carnival 2020

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The month of September for pro wrestling in Japan is one of the best times to get into wrestling around the world. Four tournaments are set for this month. These include Stardom‘s 5* Star Grand Prix, which will be making its return. Another event to keep an eye on will be the Champion Carnival for […] READ MORE


20 Best Wrestling Matches Of The Month: July 2019 Edition

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Every month, our own Dan Niles compiles his personal 20 Best Wrestling Matches list from around the world, from North America to Europe to Japan. Some are obvious best wrestling matches choices, some are dark horses, but they’re always fun to find some matches you may have missed the previous month! (DISCLAIMER: This list is […] READ MORE


WrestleCinema: WWE’s First Movie “No Holds Barred” Celebrates 30 Years

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On June 2, 1989, World Wrestling Federation (WWF) was on top of the world. It had more or less conquered not on their competition but the pop culture zeitgeist, and it’s stars like WWF World Heavyweight Champion Hulk Hogan were household names. But that night, it released its first foray into Hollywood and motion pictures, […] READ MORE


The 20 Best Matches Of The Month: April 2019 Edition

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Every month, our own Dan Niles compiles his personal 20 Best Matches list from around the world, from North America to Europe to Japan. Some are obvious best matches choices, some are dark horses, but they’re always fun to find some matches you may have missed the previous month! (DISCLAIMER: This list is subjective and […] READ MORE


The 50 Best Matches Of 2018: Part 1

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Every month, our own Dan Niles compiles his personal 20 Best Matches list from around the world, from North America to Europe to Japan. Now he recaps the 50 Best Matches of the entire year that’s come and gone. Some are obvious best matches choices, some are dark horses, but they’re always fun to find […] READ MORE


20 Best Matches Of The Month: October 2018 Edition

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Every month, our own Dan Niles compiles his personal 20 Best Matches list from around the world, from North America to Europe to Japan. Some are obvious best matches choices, some are dark horses, but they’re always fun to find some matches you may have missed the previous month! (DISCLAIMER: This list is subjective and […] READ MORE


WrestleCinema, Part 1: 11 Films About The Industry

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Wrestling has had a long history with Hollywood, dating back to the 1940’s. With the emergence of former WWE Champion Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson as Hollywood’s most bankable male star and Dave “Batista” Bautista emerging as a solid character actor in such franchises as the Marvel Cinematic Universe (Guardians of the Galaxy), James Bond (in […] READ MORE