New Japan Cup 2017 Final – Review

New Japan Cup Final, March 20: Tomoyuki Oka vs Hirai Kawato – Time Limit Draw This was a great match. Kawato went after the knee of Oka. Oka had the size and power advantage, which made Kawato the underdog. Oka targeted the taped left shoulder of Kawato. Oka used a half crab on the knee.…

New Japan Cup Semi Finals – Review

New Japan Cup, Semi-Finals, March 19: Juice Robinson, David Finlay & Tomoyuki Oka defeated Katsuya Kitamura, Hirai Kawato & David Finlay Kitamura is a big body builder that has his first ever match a few days ago. He and Oka started the match slugging it out. Already, you can see that Kitamura has all the…

New Japan Cup First Round – Review

  New Japan Cup First Round, March 11: El Desperado & TAKA Michinoku defeated Hirai Kawato & Ryusuke Taguchi Kawato was worked over mainly by TAKA until Taguchi got the tag and got the momentum back for his team. Kawato took it to Desperado, hitting a nice missile dropkick and got a great near fall…

Honor Rising Night 1 – Review

Honor Rising Night 1, Korakuen Hall, February 26th: Juice Robinson, KUSHIDA & David Finlay defeated Gedo, Jado & Silas Young This was a very good opener. Jado & Gedo wore “real man” shirts, which was pretty funny. It was great to see Young get an opportunity here, as he is one of the more under…

NJPW The New Beginning in Osaka – Review

The New Beginning in Osaka, February 11th: TAKA Michinoku defeated Henare Not much to report here. This was a very basic veteran vs young lion match. Henare looked okay, but this was very one sided as TAKA took him to school. The finish saw TAKA tie the youngster up and pin him. Satoshi Kojima &…

WWE UK Championship Finals – Review

WWE made history this weekend by crowning the first ever WWE United Kingdom champion and spotlighting some of the incredible talent in the UK & Irish wrestling scene. The first round of matches, much like the opening round of the Cruiserweight Classic, was mixed back of decent matches with some inexperienced talents there to spotlight…

WWE UK Championship: The 5 To Watch

This weekend WWE present the WWE UK Championship tournament to crown the first ever UK champion. ┬áPro wrestling has been thriving in the UK for quite some time. Their independent scene with the likes of Progress, ICW, Rev Pro, Fight Club Pro, OTT in Ireland and many others have been blowing away the independent wrestling…