WWA PPV deal not yet reached, SKY claims

Sky Television today confirmed to NZPWI that a pay-per-view deal which would see WWA The Reckoning aired live from Auckland on Sky Box Office has not yet been reached. SkyTV and WWA are still in negotiations regarding the event. A deal is expected to be reached in the coming days....

IPW to debut at Armageddon

Impact Pro Wrestling (IPW), a collective of former MPW talent, will debut with their first shows at this year’s Armageddon expo on April 12-14 at Auckland’s Aotea Centre. The collective parted ways with MPW last month after irreconcilable differences between the two parties, with MPW originally slated to perform at...

WWA confirms NZ tour

NZPWI today confirmed with the WWA talent co-ordinator that the Auckland show will indeed take place on May 25. More details of the show will be released in two weeks, and NZPWI will bring you all the details and full coverage of the event when more information comes to hand.

Ex-MPW wrestlers to perform at Armageddon

A breakthrough deal confirmed last weekend with the promoters of the Armageddon Cult Expo will see ex-MPW wrestlers performing every day throughout the three-day event. Armageddon takes place at the Aotea Centre, Auckland, on April 12-14 and wrestling matches will feature three times each day. Details of fights and performance...

Dallas Mead loses WCWA Heavyweight Championship

New Zealand’s own Dallas Mead lost the WCWA Heavyweight Championship to Jethro last night at WCWA’s latest card, Major Impact. Mead captured the title from Jethro in August 2002, but last night saw his five month reign come to an end. Also at Major Impact, fellow Kiwi Cruz drew with...

Cruz defends Cruiserweight title in latest WCWA show

New Zealand’s own Cruz has successfully defended his WCWA Cruiserweight Championship at WCWA’s latest show, which took place last Sunday, November 17. Cruz defeated Maverick Sommers at the show, which saw BJ Blade attack Super Coach Jas the Ace with a steel chair. Blade then attacked Cruz after the match...

Tommy Combat’s WWE Raw experience: Meets RVD, Y2J

New Zealand’s Tommy Combat, currently training with the Heartland Wrestling Association in Ohio, recently had the opportunity to catch WWE Raw, courtesy of WWE, and further, got to meet several WWE Superstars, including Rico and Rob Van Dam. Tommy has just returned from a two week holiday in London and...

Hawk relinquishes WCWA Hardcore Championship

New Zealand’s own Hawk relinquished the WCWA Hardcore Championship at the Spring Hill Fair event on Saturday, September 7 to Grave Tavern, following a controversial match at Southport the previous Thursday. The end of that match saw announcer Mister J make a three-count on Hawk, although he wasn’t the official...