Category: 2011-2015

Eclipse, Henry and Mana overcome Rodeo Drive in Christchurch

Aaron Henry, Ben Mana and Kingston Eclipse sent APW fans home happy with a win over Rodeo Drive in the main event of the Christchurch promotion’s Domination event this past Saturday. All three men pulled together as a trio, dishing out the Maori Spike, the Saiyan Punch, and the Battleaxe...

Two title bouts headline Hughes Academy Live Pro Wrestling

Two title bouts headline Hughes Academy Live Pro Wrestling

The Hughes Academy of Professional Wrestling presents its final event of the year tonight, with two title bouts headlining the Live Pro Wrestling card in Kelston, Auckland. Kartik defends the Hughes Academy Championship against an as-yet-unnamed opponent, and Krystal Kayne challenges Misty for the Hughes Academy Women’s Championship. Kayne asserted...

Shaw challenges Stix for PWE title tonight

Shaw challenges Stix for PWE title tonight

James Shaw sets his sights on the PWE Northland Championship this weekend as he heads to Morrinsville to take on Stix in what will be the champ’s first title defence. Shaw has won most titles he’s had an opportunity to compete for—from the Armageddon Cup to the IPW Championship—and looks...

Mana defends in four-way at NZWPW PowerPlay XII

Mana defends in four-way at NZWPW PowerPlay XII

Ben Mana defends his NZWPW Championship against three hungry challengers in the main event of PowerPlay XII tonight at Lower Hutt’s Belmont Memorial Hall. For James Shaw, one of the three, it’s an opportunity to compete in the title match he earned after winning NZWPW’s Over the Top Battle Royal....

Ben Mana speaks on PowerPlay XII main event

He expected to go one-on-one with James Shaw but now Ben Mana must defend the NZWPW Championship in a fatal four-way this Friday. NZWPW CWO “Dream Catcher” Phil Woodgate has stacked the deck against Mana and announced Chad Howard and “Rufguts” Roddy Gunn will also take part in the PowerPlay...

Nightmare Championship Series begins tonight

Nightmare Championship Series begins tonight

The path to Nightmare B4 Xmas, and crowning a new IPW Champion, begins tonight at Damage Control. The John Locke Theatre at Alfriston College will play host to four quarter-final matches in what has been dubbed the Nightmare Championship Series. The winners of each will advance to the semi-finals and...

SPW: Kool challenges T-Rex to rematch on home turf

SPW: Kool challenges T-Rex to rematch on home turf

This Saturday night, Marcus Kool has an opportunity for revenge. “The Hooligan” challenges T-Rex to a rematch from their last Southern Pro Wrestling (SPW) headliner at what will be the first live pro wrestling event held in Queenstown. Kool lost to T-Rex, an Invercargill native, at SPW’s debut event but...

JPE and Scarlett meet in no disqualification title bout

KPW Women’s Champion Scarlett defends her title in a no disqualification grudge match against JPE at Maniacs United End of Days this Saturday. Scarlett requested the match after discovering JPE had struck her with the KPW Women’s Championship en route to scoring a tag team victory against Scarlett and Stix...

Armageddon celebrates 20th anniversary with IPW and Jake Roberts

Armageddon celebrates 20th anniversary with IPW and Jake Roberts

The Armageddon Expo celebrates its 20th anniversary in style with live action from Impact Pro Wrestling (IPW) and appearances from WWE Hall of Famer Jake “The Snake” Roberts this Labour Weekend. The stars of IPW—including Australian sensation Mr Juicy—will be in action each day from 2pm. After being teased on...

Trial By Combat becomes a family affair

Saturday night’s grudge match ended in controversy after Jakob Cross and Dal Knox wrestled to a no contest at IPW Trial by Combat. The match started in chaos as Knox took down Cross with a plancha before Daniel Burnell’s monster had a chance to enter the ring. Knox would use...