Amazing Red to Make NJPW Debut at Super J Cup 2019

As Japanese legend Jushin Thunder Liger prepares to retire from the ring this coming January, he's dusting off a tournament in New Japan that...

Will Ospreay Makes NJPW History

While Will Ospreay won't be in the finals for this year's G1 Climax for NJPW, he can at least hold his head up high...

Shooter and The Mox: The Union of Jon Moxley & Shota Umino

At NJPW Dominion this year, newly crowned IWGP United States Champion Jon Moxley faced highly touted New Japan prospect and Young Lion Shota Umino...
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#OspreayVsOrton: Randy Orton Teases Match with Will Ospreay in 2020

Randy Orton has never wrestled Will Ospreay. He's never shared a ring or even a company with Will Ospreay. And yet, thanks to the...
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Beginner’s Luck?: A Performance Timeline of First-Time Participants in the G1 Climax

Disclaimer: This article looks at the performance timeline of participants making their G1 Climax debuts under the round-robin format. For statistical purposes, the article...

Recap: Kota Ibushi Discusses KENTA, G1, Starting Out & More!

In just a few hours the NJPW G1 Climax tournament begins and prior to it, Kota Ibushi was interviewed by Dave Meltzer in a...
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Match Point(s): Jon Moxley Set for Huge Dream Matches in NJPW G1 Climax Debut

Match Point is an on-going series at Last Word on Pro Wrestling, where we look at intriguing matchups in indie wrestling and beyond. They...

Robbie Eagles Turns Back on Bullet Club, Joins CHAOS

A day removed from an instant classic against IWGP Junior Heavyweight Champion Will Ospreay, Robbie Eagles has finally had enough of El Phantasmo's intrusion...

Japanese Legend RIki Choshu Retires at 67 (VIDEOS)

This past week, 67-year old Riki Choshu, a legend in the Japanese history of puroresu, retired from active competition. On Wednesday, June 26, at the...

Preview: NJPW – Southern Showdown in Sydney (6/30/19)

New Japan Pro Wrestling (NJPW) is set to embark on their second tour of Australia. The tour concludes this Sunday with Southern Showdown in...