Sakuraba to UFC Hall of Fame: Pro Wrestling & MMA

At last nights's UFC 212 event, it was announced that NJPW legend Kazushi Sakuraba was being inducted into the UFC Hall of Fame. A crowning...

#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...
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All Japan Junior Heavyweight Champion Atsushi Aoki Dead at 41

The Japanese and world wrestling community was saddened by the news that reigning and 4x All Japan Junior Heavyweight Champion Atsushi Aoki passed away on...

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...

Social Media Index: The Popularity of Wrestling Via The Internet

Since the internet began to gain public traction in the mid-90's, just in time for the emergence of the Monday Night Wars, it's become...

#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...

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...

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Who Are We? Well, if you've found our site, hopefully you know what we do! But if not, here's the scoop. We are Last Word on...

The Championship Report: July 2017

Back in the 1970's and 1980's, kayfabe magazines such as Pro Wrestling World and Pro Wrestling Illustrated would often have a listing at the...