Joshi Corner #2 – Thunder Rock vs Oedo Tai

Added by Luke Hickey

This is billed as Io Shirai’s farewell match at the Korakuen Hall, as it’s rumoured she’s heading to the WWE. She’s teaming up with Mayu Iwatani to reignite Thunder Rock one last time as they face the new World of Stardom Champion, Kagetsu and her stablemate Hazuki. I know last time I focused on Io […]

Deep Cuts from NJPW World, vol.3 – Big Van Vader

Added by Senor LARIATO

Antonio Inoki vs Big Van Vader – 1987.12.27 While most know Vader from his stints in the WWF and WCW, in Japan one of the biggest foreign stars of the ’90s was the man known as Big Van Vader. A former NFL line backer, young Leon White was forced into retirement due to a knee […]

Puroresu Weekly Recap 13/06/2018 – 20/06/2018

Added by Luke Hickey

On the 13/10 Wrestle-1 show at the Korakuen Hall, former members of Dragon Gate and current Oriental Wrestling Entertainment made an appearance and stated the creation of a faction known as STRONGHEARTS; CIMA, T-Hawk, El Lindaman, Takehiro Yamamura, Gao Jingjia & Zackery Wentz, Wentz regular tag team partner Dezmond Xazier will be joining them too. […]

Is An NXT UK Brand Really A Good Thing?

Added by Matt Myers

Last night at The Royal Albert Hall in London, WWE launched their second WWE United Kingdom Championship tournament. On the first night after a speech by new WWE UK General Manager Johnny Saint, Triple H announced that the WWE would finally be launching their WWE UK Brand, NXT UK. The announcement received a positive ovation […]

NJPW Kizuna Road Day 2 & 3 And G1 Climax Preview

Added by Luke Hickey

I usually don’t watch Kizuna Road for whatever reason or another, but upon seeing that the title matches delivered I decided to give it an old look at these two and run through the combatants in this years G1 Climax. NEVER Openweight Championship: Michael Elgin vs Hirooki Goto Goto never got pinned to lose the […]

REVIEW: Revolution Pro Wrestling LIVE in Southampton 3 (03/06/2018)

Added by Luke Hickey

This is my first RevPro show in quite a while, and my first full non-Japanese event in quite a few months but its allegiance with NJPW will hopefully see me in a comfortable setting. Bear with me if anything is incorrect about the current product as I re-establish familiarity with it. Legion of Lords (Lord […]