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Best Wrestle Kingdom Matches in the history of NJPW

In the United States, Wrestlemania is the culmination of a year’s build up in wrestling. It has the biggest and best matches and is the biggest show of the year. In Japan, the best matches take place at Wrestle Kingdom, the legendary NJPW show that takes place in the equally legendary Tokyo Dome on January …

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Today in Wrestling History January 5th – Wrestle Kingdom Night Two, IWGP Intercontinental Championship

Today in wrestling history’s post is for the 5th of January. In recent years, today’s date has held the NJPW event “New Years Dash”. New Years Dash has traditionally been the start of New Japan’s calendar, with the January 4th Tokyo Dome show, dubbed “Wrestle Kingdom” since 2007, been the culmination of a year of …

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KENTA vs Shibata set to be first big match after huge Wrestle Kingdom return

After Katsuyori Shibata’s Wrestle Kingdom 16 return, it looks likely that KENTA could be next on the radar for the former British Heavyweight Champion. After his victory over Young Lion Ren Narita at Wrestle Kingdom 16, fans wondered whether that would be the last time we see Shibata in the ring. However, with the announcement …

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NJPW Wrestle Kingdom 16 Night 1 Results – Okada vs Tagaki, Shibata vs ???

Wrestle Kingdom 16 Night 1 is in the bag and the results are in. Shibata made his triumphant return to wrestling facing a mystery opponent of his choice. The IWGP Junior Heavyweight Championship was on the line as El Desperado defeneded against former Champion Hiromu Takahashi. And the main event of the show saw G1 …

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