AJPW Summer Explosion Tour Recap

Following on from a noteworthy Summer Action Series Tour, and on the road to this year's Oudou tournament (Also known as the Odo or Royal Road tournament), the Summer Explosion tour featured several first title defences for new champions and the entirety of the Junior Tag Battle Of Glory. Here's a look at the biggest talking points... Continue Reading →


Stardom’s 5 Star Grand Prix 2018 Preview

Tournaments and women’s wrestling are both hot topics this summer, and they are combined in Stardom’s 5 Star Grand Prix, which begins on August 18th and runs until September 24th.  Currently the winner of the Grand Prix gets a title shot at Stardom’s top championship, the World of Stardom title.  The 5 Star Grand Prix... Continue Reading →

NJPW G1 Climax Recap

So another G1 has come and gone and once again we were treated to some breathtaking matches throughout. Much like last year however, it wasn't just great matches that made this tournament so incredible, but the multiple narratives and storylines that played out over the course of the tournament, from Juice Robinson's injured hand, to... Continue Reading →

Sami Callihan.. KO-D Openweight Champion

On Wednesday 1st, Sami Callihan became the 63rd KO-D Openweight champion, defeating previous champion Shigehiro Irie in a triple threat. The title change, which came as a shock to many DDT fans, happened outside of DDT, at a Rockstar Pro show in Ohio. This was the first time the title had officially been defended outside of... Continue Reading →

AJPW Summer Explosion Tour Preview

This year's AJPW Summer Explosion Tour runs from 3rd to the 26th August, ending with a big show in Chiba's Kikkoman Arena, with a Korakuen Hall show taking place on the 18th. Not only will all of AJPW's titles will be defended during the tour, but the Junior Tag Battle Of Glory tournament will be... Continue Reading →

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