Okada Says NJPW Is ‘Far Superior’ To WWE, NJPW On Okada Topping PWI 500

Pro Wrestling Illustrated spoke with Okada, who was number one in this year's PWI 500. Okada was asked if he ever considered going to WWE, much like AJ Styles and Shinsuke Nakamura. "It's not something I think about," Okada replied. "New Japan is far superior to WWE when it comes to the quality of the roster and the quality of the matches. One thing … Continue reading Okada Says NJPW Is ‘Far Superior’ To WWE, NJPW On Okada Topping PWI 500

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Details On NJPW G1 Climax 27 Tournament Airing On AXS TV

The G1 Climax will be taking 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 NEW JAPAN PRO WRESTLING beginning this Friday, August 18 at 8pm ET. The 12 hours of tournament action will be presented by Jim Ross and former … Continue reading Details On NJPW G1 Climax 27 Tournament Airing On AXS TV

NJPW G1 Climax 27 Results (Day 18 & 19)

Day 18 in the G1 Climax 27 tournament, featuring Block B. You can watch all of the shows on NJPW World for about $9 a month. It came down to Kenny Omega vs. Kazuchika Okada to decide the block and Omega was able to get the pinfall victory after hitting the One Winged Angel. Omega will now take on Naito in … Continue reading NJPW G1 Climax 27 Results (Day 18 & 19)

NJPW G1 Climax 27 Results (Day 17)

Earlier today was Day 17 in the G1 Climax 27 tournament, featuring Block A. Below are the first two matches from today's show. You can watch all of the upcoming shows on NJPW World for about $9 a month. It came down to Tetsuya Naito vs. Hiroshi Tanahashi to win the block and Naito was able to come out the victor with … Continue reading NJPW G1 Climax 27 Results (Day 17)

NJPW G1 Climax 27 Results (Day 16)

Earlier today was Day 16 in the G1 Climax 27 tournament, featuring Block B. Below are the first two matches from today's show. You can watch all of the upcoming shows on NJPW World for about $9 a month. Here are the results: Tournament Matches * Tama Tonga defeated Satoshi Kojima * Juice Robinson defeated Toru Yano * Michael Elgin defeated EVIL * Kenny Omega defeated … Continue reading NJPW G1 Climax 27 Results (Day 16)

Japanese Star Yoshihiro Takayama Reportedly Paralyzed From Wrestling Accident

According to MMA website, Middle Easy, MMA Fighter and former IWGP Heavyweight Champion, Yoshihiro Takayama is reportedly paralyzed from the neck down after a failed spot during a wrestling match back on May 6 for the DDT pro wrestling promotion. During the match, Takayama attempted a Sunset Flip on his opponent, but fell on his head performing the … Continue reading Japanese Star Yoshihiro Takayama Reportedly Paralyzed From Wrestling Accident

NJPW G1 Climax 27 Results (Day 14 & 15)

Day 14 (featuring Block B): Tournament Matches * Toru Yano defeated Tama Tonga * Satoshi Kojima defeated SANADA * Michael Elgin defeated Minoru Suzuki * Juice Robinson defeated Kenny Omega * EVIL defeated Kazuchika Okada Non-Tournament Matches * Chase Owens defeated Katsuya Kitamura * Zack Sabre Jr., Taichi, and El Desperado defeated Yuji Nagata, Shota Umino, and Ren Narita * Bad Luck … Continue reading NJPW G1 Climax 27 Results (Day 14 & 15)