New bouts have been confirmed for NJPW STRONG Showdown in Philadelphia. NJPW announced that Jay White vs. Fed Yehi and Juice Robinson vs. El Phantasmo have been added to NJPW STRONG Showdown in Philadelphia night one on October 16. The following night will see Alex Coughlin vs. Jonathan Gresham and...
AEW World Champion Kenny Omega will take on Bryan Danielson in the main event of Wednesday's AEW Dynamite: Grand Slam event at Arthur Ashe Stadium in New York City. Omega spoke with Tokyo Sport this week to help promote the event, and the topic of the WWE came up on more than one occasion. At one point Omega directly named WWE Universal Champion Roman Reigns as someone he'd love to face, saying it would give them the chance to prove who the "real" world champion of wrestling is.
That’s what Ric Flair had to do after the release of last week’s Dark Side Of The Ring episode on the “Plane Ride From Hell.” The show documents the infamous 2002 flight from Europe when for 14 hours, WWE wrestlers were overserved, over drugged, and overaggressive with the plane’s staff and one another, leading to stories that still reverberate today.
After the 31st instalment of the G1 Climax kicked off in characteristically strong fashion, with a weekend of Osaka action, the tournament has started to shape up. With the opening matches of both the A and B Blocks behind us, now is the perfect time to search into the line-ups and pull out 5 potential winners.
New Japan Pro Wrestling issued the following press release announcing the latest addition to the promotion’s lineup on the Roku Channel. Starting Thursday night fans will be able to watch Will Ospreay and Satoshi Kojima collide from New Beginning, as well as the Great O-Khan vs. Tenzan. Full video preview can be seen below.
One of NJPW's top stars is out of this year's G1 Climax. NJPW has announced that Tetsuya Naito will miss the remainder of G1 Climax 31 due to suffering an injury to his left knee. The injury happened in Naito's match against Zack Sabre Jr. during the opening night of the G1 on September 18. Naito suffered damage to his left meniscus and MCL.
Could Bryan Danielson be the next wrestler to step through the forbidden door?. The American Dragon made his All Elite Wrestling debut on September 5 at All Out and Danielson is set to face Kenny Omega in his first AEW match on Wednesday, September 22 at Dynamite: Grand Slam. Speaking...
All Elite Wrestling have worked to add star power to the roster in recent months and both Bryan Danielson and Adam Cole made their AEW debuts on September 5 at All Out. Cole has since reunited with The Elite, while Bryan Danielson immediately started feuding with Kenny Omega. The two men will go one on one at Dynamite: Grand Slam on September 22.
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NJPW announces several new matches for NJPW Strong tapings in Philly including Gresham vs. Coughlin, Yehi vs. White
SPOTLIGHTED PODCAST ALERT (YOUR ARTICLE BEGINS A FEW INCHES DOWN)... New Japan announced four new matches for their Oct. 16 and Oct. 17 NJPW Strong: New Japan Showdown tapings at the 2300 Arena in Philadelphia, Pa. today. Added to the Oct. 16 event was Juice Robinson vs El Phantasmo and...
New Japan Pro Wrestling sent out the following press release on Tuesday night, announcing several new matches for their NJPW Strong Showdown event in Philadelphia, PA. We’ll see Fred Yehi vs. Jay White, Juice Robinson vs. El Phantasmo, Alex Coughlin vs. Jonathan Gresham, and a 10-man tag team match featuring Team Filthyagainst Ren Narita, Karl Fredericks, Fred Rosser, Rocky Romero and the DKC.
This Friday, Game Changer Wrestling wraps up its time in New York City with GCW Get Lost Alot. The night prior, the independent wrestling organization will have held Emo Fight, featuring Colby Corino, Marko Stunt, Jimmy Jacobs, and various other competitors. Like the event before it, Get Lost Alot will take place in the historic Melrose Ballroom in Queens. GCW has a stacked card set for this show, including two stars New Japan Pro-Wrestling fans will undoubtedly be familiar with. Without any further delay, let’s run down the action prior to the show on Friday.
The NJPW Stable The United Empire has just gained two new members, Kyle Fletcher and Mark Davis of Aussie Open. During today’s RevPro event, Fletcher and Davis joined Will Ospreay’s stable after Ospreay successfully retained the RevPro Undisputed British Heavyweight Championship against Ricky Knight Jr. Jeff Cobb reacted to the...
The struggles of New Japan Pro Wrestling continue as NJPW have officially declared Tetsuya Naito out of the remainder of the ongoing G1 Climax 31 tournament with a damaged left meniscus and MCL. The leader of Los Ingobranables de Japon saw his knee as the target of Zack Sabre Jr....
NJPW has revealed the full lineup for Saturday's Fighting Spirit Unleashed episode of Strong. Jay White will face Wheeler Yuta on the show. White's NEVER Openweight Championship will not be on the line in the non-title affair. In the show's main event, Fred Rosser will face Ren Narita. Narita is...
NJPW STRONG keeps getting stronger. NJPW announced three matches for the September 25 episode of NJPW STRONG, which will be week number two of the show's tenure on Saturday. This week's episode of NJPW Strong will feature Fred Rosser, formerly known as Darren Young in the main event. Also, Jay White will be in the ring against Wheeler Yuta and Yuji Nagata will be in tag team action.