Tag: IWGP Heavyweight title

TODAY IN PRO WRESTLING HISTORY… MAY 3rd: Hogan vs. Muta in...

At New Japan's Wrestling Dontaku '93, WWF Champion Hulk Hogan defeats IWGP Champion The Great Muta in a non-title match

TODAY IN PRO WRESTLING HISTORY… APRIL 24th: New Japan goes to...

NJPW holds its first event in the Tokyo Dome, where Big Van Vader defeats Shinya Hashimoto to win the IGWP title tournament in front of a crowd of over 50,000

THE POWER OF THE PIN – 01.08.2020: Thy Kingdom Come

At Wrestle Kingdom 14, Kazuchika Okada proved once again why he will one day stand among pro wrestling's immortals

SPORTS ILLUSTRATED: The New-Look Bullet Club Is Ready to Make Its...

Six years after its creation, the group and is still dominating New Japan Pro Wrestling, and will invade the Big Apple next month as part of WrestleMania weekend

FANSIDED: Jay White Needs To Become IWGP Heavyweight Champion in 2019

'Switchblade' has emerged as one of New Japan’s breakout stars, and it appears 2019 is the year for the New Zealander to win the IWGP Heavyweight Championship

BLEACHER REPORT: Wrestle Kingdom 13 Results

Championships were up for grabs, bragging rights at stake and careers altered forever Friday as New Japan Pro-Wrestling presented its biggest show of the year, Wrestle Kingdom 13

SPORTS ILLUSTRATED: Kenny Omega Has Carved His Own Path, But Where...

Kenny Omega takes great pride in doing things his own way. What does that mean for his impending free agency?

THE POWER OF THE PIN – 08.20.2018: The Ace that Saved...

Hiroshi Tanahashi's G1 Climax victory ironically came when the man he replaced in NJPW 12 years ago - Brock Lesnar - is ready to bail on yet ANOTHER company

ESPN: Notes from NJPW and Wrestling Dontaku 2018

The second night of New Japan Pro Wrestling's annual Dontaku show was very eventful. ESPN's Tim Fiorvanti has the details about a huge challenge that was made

THE RAINMAKER SHINES AGAINST SABRE JR.

After a hard-fought contrast in styles, the IWGP Champion continues his unprecedented reign by defeating the 2018 New Japan Cup winner at Sakura Genesis