Tagged: Taylor Adams

Taylor Adams heads to Japan’s K-Dojo

Taylor Adams is the latest in a long line of New Zealanders to lace their boots in Japan. The 23-year-old is currently two weeks into a two-month stay in Chiba, approximately 40km southeast of Tokyo. Adams is training with Kaientai Dojo (K-Dojo), the home of former WWE Light Heavyweight Champion...

NZPWI Rankings (June 2016)

The following rankings have been compiled by NZPWI taking into account results from Wellington Armageddon, Manics United Underground 4, NZWPW Belmont Series Episode 3: Armageddon Weekend, PWE Homecoming, Hughes Academy Live Pro Wrestling, and IPW Fight or Flight.   This month Last month 1 3 FIST After months of chasing...

Shaw beats Cross in violent FBTW encounter

What was originally scheduled to be a qualifying match for the main event of IPW’s final event of the year, Nightmare B4 Xmas, turned out to be the main event itself when James Shaw and Jakob Cross collided in the annual Fans Bring the Weapons match. With Travis Banks absent—and...

NZPWI Twenty (2013)

Welcome to the NZPWI Twenty for 2013! As with every year, we’ve attended the live events and studied the tapes to come up with a ranking of what we believe are the top professional wrestlers in New Zealand! The NZPWI Twenty and Female Five seeks to provide a definitive ranking...

NZWPW: Mikey mystery partner, wins match for Howard

The feud between NZWPW tag champs Chad Howard and Paul Sayers became caught up with Mikey and Taylor Adams’ rivalry at Bringing Down the House: Beatdown. Sayers selected Adams to be his partner for the bout earlier this week, while Howard waited until moments before the match to introduce his...

Mana retains, Nobodies retreat at BDTH

Ben Mana remains NZWPW Champion after a heated battle with Axl at Bringing Down the House 37. Axl was not the only man Mana had to contend with though, as “Rufguts” Roddy Gunn attempted to cash in his Right 2 Challenge directly after the match. Mana endured a lot of...

Mana and Axl ready to Bring Down the House

NZWPW Champion Ben Mana looks to defend his title against long-term rival Axl at tonight’s Bringing Down the House event, The Man, The Myth, The Challenge. This will be Axl and Mana’s fourth one-on-one meeting, with Mana having beaten Axl in two of their three other matches, with one no...

Champs battle to no contest at Final Countdown

Three New Zealand champions have battled to a no contest in an historic bout in Ngaio this past Friday. Ben Mana, the NZWPW Champion, clashed with KPW Champion “The Shooter” Shane Sinclair and SCW Champion “Rufguts” Roddy Gunn on his home turf at NZWPW’s last show of the year. All...

KPW, NZWPW & SCW champs unite at Halloween Howl 7

Ben Mana, “Rufguts” Roddy Gunn and Shane Sinclair showed why they are the champions of their respective promotions at KPW Halloween Howl 7, turning back the challenge from three hungry contenders in the night’s main event. Originally scheduled to be opponents, NZWPW Champion Ben Mana, SCW Champion “Rufguts” Roddy Gunn...

Nobodies earn Rufguts the Right 2 Challenge

“Rufguts” Roddy Gunn has all-but-guaranteed himself another NZWPW Championship reign with a victory in Friday’s Right 2 Challenge bout. The current SCW Champion is now in a position to be the first man to hold two New Zealand national titles simultaneously, should he cash-in his Right 2 Challenge in a...