35 Years Ago Today: Jumbo Tsuruta Wins AWA World Championship

This marks a big week in the career of Japanese icon Tomomi "Jumbo" Tsuruta. Friday marks the 35th anniversary of Jumbo Tsuruta winning the...

#AndNEW: Big Japan Strong Shocks As Violent Giants Lose All Japan Tag Titles

On Sunday night at Big Japan Wrestling (BJW)'s To Was Gat Early event at the legendary Korakuen Hall in Tokyo, Japan, All Japan's super...

Indies Not Dead, Part 2: The World

Thanks to reports of the new NXT UK deals that restrict performances in the UK indie scene for many of its top stars and...

#AndNEW: Kento Miyahara Wins All Japan Triple Crown

Today at All Japan's Raising An Army Memorial event in Yokohama, Kento Miyahara became a 4x All Japan Triple Crown Champion, defeating Zeus in...

Japan SuperShow Wrestling All Star Battle Adds Two More Partners in Baba Tribute

More details have emerged in the rumored Japanese puroresu SuperShow in February, Wrestling All Star Battle, that was already reportedly a united show featuring...
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Wrestling All Star Battle Announced in Japan, NJPW vs All Japan vs Pro Wrestling...

It's been announced that in February of 2019, we will see the next Wrestling All Star Battle in Japan, featuring the best of New...

Naomichi Marufuji Has Opportunity of Becoming Double Champion

Last Monday, Naomichi Marufuji won All Japan Pro Wrestling's Champion Carnival. The win got Marufuji the opportunity to challenge for Kento Miyahara's Triple Crown Championship...

#AndNEW: Kento Miyahara Wins All Japan Triple Crown Championship

All Japan Pro Wrestling (AJPW) made a big splash in their very first show since launching their new streaming service.  The main event of Triple Crown...

AJPW Triple Crown Champ Joe Doering To Face Moose at Impact One Night Only...

This Saturday March 3 in Windsor, Ontario, Canada, Impact Wrestling is partnering with Border City Wrestling for a special taping for the Impact PPV...

Sandy Parker: The First Black Women’s World Champion

In honor of Black History Month, we here at Last Word on Pro Wrestling will be conducting a series of articles on pioneers in...