Category: NZ Scene

Bullet Club wins at NJPW Dominion

Saturday proved to be another successful night for the Bullet Club when Bad Luck Fale’s stable picked up a win at NJPW Dominion in Osaka, Japan. With a crowd of more than 7000 in attendance, Fale, “Machine Gun” Karl Anderson and Tama Tonga defeated Captain New Japan, Tomoaki Honma &...

Banks to train under Davey Richards

Travis Banks is headed to St. Louis, Missouri to train under independent wrestling standout Davey Richards. Richards, a former ROH World Champion, has wrestled for companies all over the world including DGUSA, New Japan Pro-Wrestling, Pro Wrestling NOAH, PWG and ROH. Pro Wrestling Illustrated ranked him seventh in the PWI...

Bad Luck Fale wrestles at NJPW Dominion

New Zealand’s own Bad Luck Fale, formerly known as King Fale, wrestles on the New Japan Pro-Wrestling Dominion iPPV live from Osaka, Japan tonight. Fale will join fellow Bullet Club members “Machine Gun” Karl Anderson and Tama Tonga in six-man action against Captain New Japan, Tomoaki Honma and Yugi Nagata....

Evie defends PWWA interim title next month

Evie will make her next defence of the PWWA Interim Championship next month in a triple threat bout with Jessie McKay and Kellie Skater. The champ has history with both of her opponents, having defeated McKay to become PWWA Interim Champion in August last year, and wrestled Skater to a...

Sinclair takes out three at Hughes Academy debut

“The Shooter” Shane Sinclair returns to Wellington with the Hughes Academy Trophy after defeating T-Rex, Charlie Roberts and Inferno on Saturday night. Sinclair utilised a heel hook to forced T-Rex to submit in his quarter final match with the Storm Wrestling Academy graduate. “The Shooter” would live up to his...

Eight man tournament at Hughes Academy show

Friends may be forced to become foes tomorrow night when eight men take part in a one night tournament at The Hughes Academy’s debut show. Live Pro Wrestling will play host to eight of KPW’s finest, all battling for pride and a chance to one-up their peers. The tournament contains...

NJPW star King Fale to compete at Genesis

Impact Pro Wrestling has today announced that New Japan Pro Wrestling star King Fale will be making a special guest appearance at IPW Genesis on March 30. “Remember when we said we’d be going all out for our final two shows? How does New Japan Pro Wrestling star King Fale...

NZPWI 10 (2012)

Welcome to the NZPWI 10 for 2012! Once again we’ve studied the tapes and have come up with what we believe are the top 10 professional wrestlers in New Zealand! The NZPWI 10 seeks to provide a definitive ranking of those who: are a New Zealand citizen or of New...

Evie to defend PWWA Championship

IPW Women’s Champion Evie crosses the ditch this weekend to defend her other title, the Interim PWWA Championship, against Shazza McKenzie. Australia’s resident cheerleader will challenge Evie for the title at Bash at the Beachie this Saturday night. “While I’ve never faced you before Shazza, I’ve seen the way you fight,”...

SCW: Stevens submits Rufguts

SCW Champion “Lethal” Lazza Stevens passed his biggest test yet when he defeated “Rufguts” Roddy Gunn to retain his title in the main event of Slam City 3 on Saturday. Stevens quickly found out he could not match Gunn’s power as the bout began, but used his speed advantage to...