Backstage News On The Status Of Hiromu Takahashi

As reported last summer, Hiromu Takahashi suffered a severe neck injury after receiving a Phoenixplex from Dragon Lee during their match at the G1 Special in San Francisco. Despite successfully defending his title in the bout, Takahashi was sidelined and ultimately had to vacate his IWGP Junior Heavyweight Championship. According to the latest Wrestling Observer Newsletter, Takahashi is expected… Read More Backstage News On The Status Of Hiromu Takahashi

NJPW Announces Royal Quest Event In London With Major Talent Involved

Last month at Wrestle Kingdom 13, New Japan Pro Wrestling announced shows outside of Japan, including England. The company made it official with NJPW Royal Quest, taking place inside the Copper Box Arena in London on August 31st. According to the company, three of their top major stars have already been confirmed for the event, though… Read More NJPW Announces Royal Quest Event In London With Major Talent Involved

NJPW The New Beginning USA From Los Angeles Results 1/30/19

NJPW The New Beginning USA tour began last night at the Globe Theatre in Los Angeles. Results: * Alex Coughlin vs. Clark Connors goes to a time-limit draw * Jonathan Gresham defeated Tyler Bateman * Colt Cabana defeated Shane Taylor * KES (Davey Boy Smith Jr. & Lance Archer) defeated Brody King & Marty Scurll * Jeff Cobb defeated Karl Fredericks * David… Read More NJPW The New Beginning USA From Los Angeles Results 1/30/19

Trent Baretta and Chuckie T Reportedly Leaving NJPW Soon

Trent Baretta and Chuckie T are finishing up with New Japan after they complete their scheduled shows on the New Beginning USA Tour, according to Dave Meltzer on the latest Wrestling Observer Radio. Meltzer notes that Baretta was offered a contract with a big push and booking dates guaranteed throughout the year. Baretta had reportedly spoken to New Japan… Read More Trent Baretta and Chuckie T Reportedly Leaving NJPW Soon