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Okada vs Omega III Airing Friday Night on AXS TV

Kazuchika Okada and Kenny Omega have had arguably one of the greatest trilogies in wrestling history this year, and now their third match from this year's G1 Climax tournament will be aired on AXS...

Full Card for NJPW Road to Power Struggle (10/21)

New Japan has unveiled the full card for their upcoming Road To Power Struggle event that takes place this Saturday from Togane-shi, Chiba. NJPW has also confirmed that a special attraction match will be taking place...

MVP Talks Mismanagement In TNA, His Favourite Wrestling Company

Causal Wrestling fans only know MVP for his stint with WWE but the former United States Champion has worked for many famous wrestling companies in his career so far including TNA, Lucha Underground and...

Kazuchika Okada to Appear for Melbourne City Wrestling

IWGP Heavyweight Champion Kazuchika Okada will be appearing for Australia's Melbourne City Wrestling on November 11th. New Japan star Will Ospreay recently stated that he plans to put Australian wrestling "on the map" and that...

Title Matches Announced for NJPW Power Struggle

New Japan Pro Wrestling are now building up to their biggest show, January's Wrestle Kingdom from the Tokyo Dome. One of the stops on the way to Wrestle Kingdom is Power Struggle, and this year's...

Kazuchika Okada Talks Los Ingobernables Being Too Soft, Younger Wrestlers Challenging Him, More

IWGP Heavyweight Champion Kazuchika Okada spoke with NJPW’s official website. Here are the highlights: Calling Los Ingobernables "too soft": "Well, they're certainly popular, there's no doubt about that. You see LIJ shirts at all the...

Main Event for Wrestle Kingdom 12 Confirmed

Wrestle Kingdom is New Japan Pro Wrestling's annual January 4th Tokyo Dome show, it is regarded as one of the premier events in all of wrestling and now the main event for the 2018...

NJPW ‘Switchblade’ Tease To Be Revealed at Power Struggle

New Japan released a teaser video earlier this year for a potential new signing. The 'Switchblade' video heavily hinted at former NXT superstar Sami Callihan's impending debut for New Japan. The company has released a...

Will Ospreay Makes New Japan Pro Wrestling History

UK sensation Will Ospreay made history during Monday's King of Pro Wrestling event for NJPW. Ospreay defeated IWGP Junior Heavyweight Champion KUSHIDA to become the first ever British born holder of the prestigious championship. After...

Update On Cody Rhodes Signing With Ring Of Honor

Ring of Honor announced over the weekend that ROH World Champion Cody Rhodes is signing an 'exclusive' contract with the promotion. The official contract signing took place at Saturday’s television tapings from Las Vegas. According to...

Lineup For NJPW King Of Pro Wrestling Event Revealed

New Japan Pro Wrestling has announced several big matches for their upcoming King of Pro Wrestling event that takes place on October 9th at Sumo Hall in Tokyo, Japan. Four title matches are slated...

Kenny Omega Talks to NJPWWorld.com

2017 has been the biggest year in Kenny Omega's already illustrious career. His historic trilogy against Kazuchika Okada is already being described by many as the greatest in pro wrestling history, and his match...

Kazuchika Okada Talks His Best in The World Status – ‘For this era, there...

IWGP World Heavyweight Champion Kazuchika Okada recently spoke to Yahoo Japan on a variety of topics. Japanese wrestling pundit Chris Charlton (@reasonjp) translated some of what New Japan's 'Ace' had to say and it...

Kenny Omega ‘100%’ for Destruction in Kobe this Sunday

Tokyo Sports has announced that NJPW star Kenny Omega is '100%' for New Japan's Destruction in Kobe event this Sunday. Omega recently suffered from an injury to his left meniscus, his time frame for return...

The Young Bucks Want Hulk Hogan In NJPW

The Young Bucks spoke to Justin Barrasso of Sports Illustrated this week to promote Ring of Honor's upcoming Death Before Dishonor pay-per-view. Topics discussed include Adam Cole, Bobby Fish and Kyle O’Reilly in WWE...

Kenny Omega Undergoes Knee Surgery

New Japan Pro Wrestling announced this week that Kenny Omega has been puled from his advertised appearances on 9/7 and 9/22 due to an injury sustained to his left knee’s lateral meniscus. Omega addressed...

Kota Ibushi Talks G1, his NJPW Return and More

New Japan Pro Wrestling star Kota Ibushi recently spoke to the New Japan English language site NJPW1972.com on a variety of topics including the G1 Climax tournament, his long awaited return to the company...

NJPW September Event Listings

New Japan Pro Wrestling's September schedule is usually jam packed heading into the 'Destruction' shows, and this year is no different. NJPW has released the full schedule for their NJPWWorld.com streaming service and it includes...

Okada Talks WWE, Working With Finn, AJ & Nakamura Again

Pro Wrestling Illustrated's #1 ranked wrestler of 2017 Kazuchika Okada spoke with the magazine about topping this year's list, the possibility of joining WWE and more. Several of WWE's top Superstars, including AJ Styles, Finn...

Zack Sabre Jr. Talks G1 Climax Tournament, Possibly Joining WWE

Zack Sabre Jr. recently spoke with NJPW’s official website about various topics including not signing with WWE, competing in the G1 Climax, his travel schedule and more. Here are some of the highlights: Competing in...

Naito Comments On If He Thinks NJPW Is Superior To WWE

New Japan Pro Wrestling (NJPW) star Tetsuya Naito recently spoke to Sports Illustrated to discuss a variety of professional wrestling topics, including beating Kenny Omega at the G1 Climax 27 finals, the G1 tournament being grueling...

Lineup For NJPW Destruction Events Revealed

New Japan Pro Wrestling has announced several big matches for the two Destruction shows that will take place in September. Also, a big match has been revealed for the King of Pro Wrestling event...

Tetsuya Naito Proposes Changes to G1 Climax Format

G1 Climax winner Tetsuya Naito took part in a press conference for New Japan recently and he made some 'proposals' on the format of the G1 and how he feels that the tournament could...

NJPW – Hiromu Takahashi Calls out Will Ospreay, Ospreay Responds

Former IWGP Junior Heavyweight Champion Hiromu Takahashi has issued a challenge to UK star Will Ospreay, he made the following comments after the G1 Climax finals this week: "Ahhhh, I'm hyped up! Excited for some...

New Japan Post Cryptic Video Hinting at an Upcoming Debut

New Japan has released a video which may be hinting at an upcoming debut, possibly as early as the 'Destruction' shows in September. You may remember the TIME BOMB vignettes that New Japan aired before...

NJPW G1 Climax Tournament Airing On AXS TV Starting Friday

NJPW's G1 CLIMAX tournament takes over AXS TV’s Friday nights for the next three months as the network presents 12 all-new, hour-long episodes showcasing top matches from the tournament on the award-winning series New...

New Japan Post Kenny Omega/Kota Ibushi Reunion Video, Will They be Feuding?

New Japan recently released a video featuring the 'reunion' of longtime rivals Kenny Omega and Kota Ibushi. Omega and The Young Bucks ran into Ibushi following Kenny's G1 Final loss to Tetsuya Naito, Omega and...

Tetsuya Naito Wins the G1 Climax Tournament

Tetsuya Naito has won the 2017 G1 Climax Tournament! The leader of Los Ingobernables defeated Kenny Omega in an absolutely incredible match to earn himself a spot in the main event of next year's...

Katsuyori Shibata Makes Emotional Appearance at New Japan’s G1 Climax Finals

'The Wrestler' Katsuyori Shibata made his emotional return to NJPW at today's G1 Climax finals. He appeared halfway through the show to greet the crowd and stated "I'm alive! That's all!" Shibata suffered from a subdural...

WWE Superstars Appear In The Latest ‘Being The Elite’ (Video)

NJPW stars The Young Bucks produce a popular YouTube series alongside Bullet Club/Elite member Kenny Omega called 'Being The Elite.' The Bucks took the show to Montreal over the weekend and managed to get some...

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