Rival Turf: The Investment vs. The Origin

The turf war between The Investment and The Origin comes to a head tomorrow night in IPW’s signature double-ring spectacular. Rival Turf will be the battleground on which The Investment and The Origin finally collide in a 12-man Capture the Flag contest. IPW Director Daniel Burnell’s Investment side will be...

Nobodies marked men at Beat Down

The Nobodies will be marked men at NZWPW Beat Down tonight, where Ben Mana takes on JC Star. “For years I have had a lot of respect for this guy due to his craft and his years in the NZ wrestling game,” Mana said. “Sadly he is part of a...

Throwback Thursday: SummerSlam (1989)

It’s about that time again, your weekly dose of wrestling’s past: Throwback Thursday. As it turns out, the 28th of August is a bit of a dry spell in regards to televised wrestling; the only big televised show was the 1989 edition of SummerSlam. So for at least one more...

Global Force Wrestling announces partnership with IPW

Global Force Wrestling (GFW) has announced a partnership with New Zealand’s Impact Pro Wrestling (IPW). News of the partnership broke early this morning, after IPW promised a big announcement earlier in the week. “It seemed like a natural progression to reach out Down Under,” GFW CEO Jeff Jarrett said. “Professional...

Paul Sayers out for revenge

He was taken out of NZWPW by a three-on-one attack at the hands of The Nobodies, but it appears Paul Sayers is back, and out for revenge. A video, uploaded to Sayers’ YouTube account, shows the events of Live Pro Wrestling in May, where Sayers was attacked after his final...

Jackson Shield up for grabs again at Maniacs United

Jackson Shield up for grabs again at Maniacs United

The line-up for Maniacs United Maniacs Strikes Back has been announced, with an eight-person tournament for the Jackson Shield at the top of the card. Hotaru—the first holder of the Jackson Shield—was stripped of the title last month, guaranteeing a new titleholder at the end of Saturday’s event. Bull Addams,...

Shaw unsuccessful in second PWA appearance

James Shaw returns to New Zealand with a loss under his belt after wrestling for PWA in Sydney. Shaw was beaten by Mr Juicy at Saturday’s The Thin Red Line event. Mr. Juicy defeats New Zealand's James Shaw after a hugely entertaining match up #ThinRedLine — PWA Australia (@PWAaustralia) August...

Clash of the Titans featuring NZ talent available via VOD

New Zealanders can now see Evie, Marcus Kool, Slade Mercer, Toni Storm, and Travis Banks in action for MCW as Clash of the Titans is available via video on demand. The event, held in Melbourne earlier this month, featured three matches involving New Zealand talent. Marcus Kool and Slade Mercer...

Idol vs. Liger added to Rival Turf

The card for IPW Rival Turf continues to heat up with the addition of another feature bout. IPW has announced Johnny Idol will clash with Liger at this Saturday’s event. Idol and Liger have an issue with one another dating back to Liger’s post-match attack on Idol at New Heights...

G5: SummerSlam, WWE Network, AAA, more

WWE’s biggest event of the American summer is behind us – what sort of legacy did this year’s SummerSlam leave behind? SummerSlam will back its bags and leave California in favour of New Jersey/New York next year, but where else would the Gimme Five team like to see given the...