NJPW King of Pro Wrestling 2016 – Review

King of Pro Wrestling, Ryogoku Sumo Hall, October 10th Pre Show Match Tiger Mask W defeated Red Death Mask This was a match featuring characters from a new anime cartoon in Japan. It was quite obvious that Tiger Mask was indeed Kota Ibushi. Death Mask may have been Cody Hall. This was a basic match.…

Kenny Omega: One Sweep Away From The Top

Kenny Omega: One Sweep Away From The Top New Japan Pro Wrestling had a turbulent start to 2016. Gedo and his team have done an incredible job with the rebuilding process and have led the company to one of their most exciting and freshest years in a very long time. We’ve had the rise of…

ROH All Star Extravaganza 8 – Review

ROH returned to PPV with All Star Extravaganza 8 from Lowell, MA on September 30th: ROH TV Championship Bobby Fish defeated Donovan Dijak This was a really great opener. Dijak, in his hometown area was greeted with a fantastic reaction from the crowd. Dijak was accompanied by his trainer Brian Fury and students from the…

NJPW Destruction in Kobe – Review

NJPW Destruction in Kobe, September 25th: There were some small changes to the undercard due to Matt Sydal again missing this show due to “travel complications”. David Finlay would take his place in the NEVER Six Man title match. Ryusuke Taguchi, Tiger Mask IV & Henare defeated Rocky Romero, Beretta & Will Ospreay This was…

WWE Clash of Champions 2016 – Preview

Raw present their first brand exclusive PPV since the brand split this Sunday. Smackdown are leading the charge when it comes to show quality, so Raw have a lot to live up to after a great Smackdown Backlash PPV a couple of weeks ago. Here’s what to expect from the show. Cesaro vs Sheamus This…

NJPW Destruction in Hiroshima – Review

NJPW Destruction in Hiroshima, September 22nd: Satoshi Kojima, Hiroyoshi Tenzan & Ricochet defeated Captain New Japan, Yoshitatsu & Togi Makabe This was originally meant to be an eight man tag, but Matt Sydal couldn’t make the show due to some sort of travel issue. I don’t know who Makabe pissed off to get stuck with…

NJPW Destruction in Tokyo – Review

NJPW Destruction in Tokyo, September 17: Beretta & Rocky Romero defeated Henare & David Finlay Finlay showed his newfound aggressiveness again here. He held things together for his team as Henare was noticeably nervous in his big show debut. He has potential,  but at the minute he’s very raw.  RPG Vice picked up the win…

NJPW Lions Gate Project 3 – Review

Lions Gate Project 3, September 1: 5 minute Exhibition: Tomoyuki Oka vs. Katsuya Kitamura – time limit draw These two heavyweight young lions debuted on the last Lions Gate show in an amateur wrestling showcase. This was a pro wrestling showcase. It wasn’t very good. They exchange basic mat wrestling and holds.  They probably aren’t…

5 Reasons to watch Evolve 66 & 67

If ROH, NXT & Summerslam aren’t enough for you, Evolve are back with another double header weekend. Evolve 66 is on Friday, August 19, 2016 at 8:00pmET out of Joppa, MD then Evolve 67 is on Saturday, August 20, 2016 at 3:00pmET out of Brooklyn, NY. These are two of Evolves biggest shows ever. The…