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Kazuchika Okada: Wrestling’s Most Dominant World Champion

PWP Nation’s Eron Ramadanov marvels at the greatness that is Kazuchika Okada. When surveying the landscape of professional wrestling in mid-2017, it’s not hard to find something for every wrestling fan on the planet. If you want over-the-top production value and larger-than-life superstars, WWE can provide that. If you’re looking …

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G1 Climax Schedule Announced

New Japan has released the G1 Climax tournament schedule. And yes the match everyone is waiting for has an official date. Here is the official schedule: July 17th — Hokkaido A Block Hiroshi Tanahashi vs. Zack Sabre Jr. Kota Ibushi vs. Tetsuya Naito Yuji Nagata vs. YOSHI-HASHI Togi Makabe vs. …

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NJPW’s The Elite Sign Clothing Deal with Hot Topic; Release Dates Set for July 2017

Early Thursday, Kenny Omega and the Young Bucks announced that they have signed T-Shirt deals with popular national clothing store, “Hot Topic.” Omega tweeted the following about the deal: When you make a monumental deal with @HotTopic. pic.twitter.com/Xp1vjrleKA — The Young Bucks (@MattJackson13) April 27, 2017 Which was replied to by …

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Medical Update on Tomoaki Honma’s Scary Injury During NJPW Match

For those unaware, New Japan Pro-Wrestling wrestler Tomoaki Honma, 40, suffered a life-threatening injury during a match on March 3rd, 2017 in Okinawa, Japan. Honma took a routine move, a draping DDT from Jado, during a six-man tag with Honma, Togi Makabe & Michael Elgin vs. Jado, Toru Yano and Tomohiro Ishii. After …

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New Japan Pro-Wrestling’s Tomoaki Honma Suffers Scary Injury at Recent Event

On Friday, New Japan Pro-Wrestling’s Tomoaki Honma sustained a scary injury at a recent event where he teamed up with Togi Makabe and Michael Elgin against Jado, Toru Yano and Tomohiro Ishii. The incident occurred when Jado was getting ready to hit Honma with a DDT, with Honma’s feet hanging on …

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Matt Hardy Teases Appearance in New Japan Pro-Wrestling; Calls Out ‘The Elite’

As many already know, Matt Hardy and Jeff Hardy this week left TNA Impact Wrestling and are now free agents to work for whoever they’d like. Even though many have speculated that the Hardys are WWE bound, Matt Hardy has people talking after tweeting about making a possible appearance for …

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The Unfortunate State of the Bullet Club in 2017

PWP Nation’s Caden Moran takes a look at the Bullet Club and how they have become the modern day nWo. Bullet Club 4-4-4-4-4… how much longer? Since 2013, Bullet Club has dominated New Japan Pro-Wrestling and Ring Of Honor. Since the original creation by Prince Devitt, now known as Finn …

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Kenny Omega & Kazuchika Okada Redefined Professional Wrestling

In the aftermath of Okada vs. Omega, PWP Nation’s Caden Moran discusses how the main event of Wrestle Kingdom XI has redefined professional wrestling Professional wrestling is a beautiful spectacle, isn’t it? I risked sleep and school to stay up and watch New Japan Pro-Wrestling’s biggest event of the year, Wrestle …

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Backstage Pressure Building for Kazuchika Okada vs. Kenny Omega at Wrestle Kingdom 11

In a report from the Wrestling Observer Newsletter, there is an insane amount of pressure behind the main event for this year’s New Japan Pro-Wrestling Wrestle Kingdom 11 between the current IWGP Heavyweight Champion Kazuchika Okada and the G1 Climax 26 winner Kenny Omega. It’s being said that many backstage have …

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