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NJPW looks to have another solid night of action in the Tokyo Ota City Gymnasium after Night 4’s great show. We have Yujiro Takahashi Vs El Phantasmo for Block D with Yujiro having two points. Sanada Vs Taichi is a Block B match with Taichi having a lead over Sanada by 2 points. Jeff Cobb Vs Bad Luck Fale for Block A with Fale having 2 points. The Main event being Hiroshi Tanahashi Vs Tetsuya Naito in Block C Action, neither men having any points. GOOD Yujiro Takahashi Vs El Phantasmo – Block D Match: This is one of the…

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The Fourth Night of the G1 Climax 32 seems to be pretty promising with Aaron Henare Vs Zack Sabre Jr. for the block C. Yoshi Hashi takes on Shingo Takagi in Block D, Okada faces Toru Yano for the Block A and Tomohiro Ishii battles the IWGP champion Jay White for the Block B. GREAT Aaron Henare Vs Zack Sabre Jr. – Block C Match: Match starts with Henare having the power advantage before Zack starts to wear him down with some leg submissions. Zack starts to trade uppercuts with Henare before Aaron gets a back elbow and a springboarding…

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Image Credit: NJPW NJPW star Hiromu Takahashi recently participated in NJPW’s Music City Mayhem at STARRCAST on the 30th of July alongside KUSHIDA who had a long-awaited match with his former Time Splitter tag partner Alex Shelly, and El Desperado who participated in a No-DQ match with the current Interim AEW World Champion Jon Moxley. Takahashi would have a singles match with Blake Christian where he took home the win. After the match, tragedy struck when the Time Bomb would return to his hotel room after the match to see that his belongings were stolen. Takahashi told Yahoo news today…

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Rivalries between wrestling fans is nothing new since it has existed since its inception of such, but there should be a line that should never be crossed as it might affect our favorite wrestlers who put their bodies on the line for our enjoyment on a weekly basis. Competition is always significant as it is essentially what makes things better due to how different companies want to be better than the other, thus the same happens with wrestling as the likes of AEW, WWE, and NJPW (to name a few) try to have a product that the audience will like.…

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New Japan Pro-Wrestling and World Wonder Ring Stardom have announced the creation of the IWGP Women’s Title, which will have its first champion crowned at their upcoming joint event. New Japan Pro-Wrestling and World Wonder Ring Stardom are undoubtedly the most famous pro wrestling promotions in Japan. Both companies, which are currently owned by the Bushiroad Group, have been the home of many talented pro wrestlers that have found a huge success in Japan and the rest of the world. NJPW and STARDOM have grown in a huge way during the last couple years, which has recently reached new heights…

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NJPW presents Night 3 of the G1 Climax 32, with four matches, one per block. Making his G1 Climax debut, David Finlay Vs House Of Torture’s Yujiro Takahashi for Block D. Chaos’ Tama Tonga Vs Bullet Club’s Chase Owens for Block B. AEW’s Lance Archer Vs Bullet Club’s Bad Luck Fale. With the main event being Chaos’ Hirooki Goto Vs Los Ingobernables de Japon’s Tetsuya Naito. ABOVE AVERAGE David Finlay Vs Yujiro Takahashi – Block D Match: Overall this was an alright match, but a step down from Night 1 and 2’s opening block matches. I’m not sure what didn’t…

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Night 2 of NJPW’s G1 Climax looks to continue the momentum from the solid first night of action. Toru Yano faces JONAH in JONAH’s G1 Debut for Block A. KENTA faces Zack Sabre Jr for Block C. Tomohiro Ishii Faces Taichi for Block B and the main event is Juice Robinson Vs Shingo Takagi for Block D. GOOD Tomohiro Ishii Vs Taichi With Miho Abe – Block B Match: Tomohiro had control of Taichi in the beginning of the match, striking him down. Ishii apparently said Taichi’s first ring name and got a form of shock from the commentators and…

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Better late than never, Wrestling republic brings to you, reviewing coverage of the G1 Climax. Tournament Matches are the matches being covered and this is Night 1. We have Hiroshi tanahashi Vs Aaron henare, Will Ospreay Vs El Phantasmo, Sanada Vs Jay White and Kazuchika Okada Vs Jeff Cobb. From Blocks C, D, B, and A in that order. Here we go! GOOD Hiroshi Tanahashi Vs Aaron Henare – Block C Match: Aaron Henare enters first before Hiroshi Tanahashi with the commentary team putting over Tanahashi’s G1 history. Both men traded spring boarding crossbodies with Aaron mocking Tanahashi by destroying…

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TJPW Star Miyu Yamashita has recently defeated AEW Women’s Champion Thunder Rosa, earning a future title shot when she returns to the US. It was announced during last month that the reigning AEW Women’s World Champion Thunder Rosa was heading back to Tokyo Joshi Pro-Wrestling, where she was scheduled to take on the always tough Miyu Yamashita. Their match was built up with a huge expectation, since it was rumored that AEW had plans of Yamashita challenging Rosa for the title in AEW television. All this expectation of a possible Championship Match between both of them even got to the…

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Lasting legacies that stand the test of time in a positive are very hard to obtain, they can take many years to establish and mistakes along the way can end them in an instant. When you look at the history of professional wrestling, there are few performers that had as big of an impact on the wrestling business for almost 50 years like the “Nature Boy” Ric Flair. Often called one of if not the GOAT amongst fans for his matches in this business and his sheer status as an icon in this business. There are very few performers that…

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