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Tokyo Joshi Pro recap: High Score

Tokyo Joshi Pro's High Score show included a recent debut's first win, more development for the Up Up Girls, and the return of the Muscle Strikers in the main event.

Tokyo Joshi Pro-Wrestling ’19 results

Credit: @totaldivaseps/Twitter Tokyo Joshi Pro Wrestling’s first show of 2019 was a good one, with Miyu Yamashita vs. Maki Itoh...

Tokyo Joshi Pro results for ‘Ready, Set… Merry Christmas!’

Tokyo Joshi Pro Wrestling, the all-female wing of DDT and home of some of joshi's rising stars, had their holiday special "Ready,...

Meiko Satomura makes history in Japan

Mae Young Classic II competitor and Joshi legend Meiko Satomura made history this past week. On August 28, she defeated 41-year-old Danshoku Dino of...

Joshi, SHIMMER star passes away

Joshi and SHIMMER star Ray, aka Lin Byron, 36, has died due to brain cancer. The announcement was first reported by LuFisto yesterday, August 30,...

Joshi Star Aliya’ passes away 

Japanese pro wrestling and MMA star Aliya’ (also known as Aya Koyama) has passed at the age of 45 after battling with cancer. Women of Honor...

Ayako Hamada under a three-year period of probation

Former Impact Wrestling Knockout Ayako Hamada is under a three-year period of probation in Japan because of possession of stimulant drugs. Back in May, Hamada...

Ayako Hamada arrested, released from WAVE

Pro-Wrestling WAVE announced today at their show that Ayako Hamada was arrested for substance abuse and is now in custody. https://twitter.com/NOAHs_Savior/status/996361630106750978 It is expected that WAVE will release...

Transgender Japanese wrestler shares her story

Candy Lee made history when she became the first transgender Women's Champion for a major indie company. Now Pro Wrestling WAVE's ASUKA is sharing...

Manami Toyota announces retirement from wrestling

2011 Diva Dirt Legacy Award winner Manami Toyota will officially take her final bow this November as she retires from the ring. The Joshi wrestler made the...

Joshi Wrestling Weekly (March 31st, 2016): Hana Kimura Graduates!

Welcome back to a new edition of Joshi Wrestling Weekly! Today we are looking at the graduation of Hana Kimura (the daughter of Kyoko Kimura), Maki Narumiya...

Joshi Wrestling Weekly (March 22nd, 2016): Maki Narumiya Retirement Set

Welcome back to a new edition of Joshi Wrestling Weekly! Today we are going to discuss the latest events in Japan, including a big Stardom show, a new...

The Wrap (December 4th, 2015): News from the Week in Women’s Wrestling

Each Friday, The Wrap will wrap up the week in women's wrestling by compiling the week's smaller news stories, rumors and gossip - anything...

The Wrap (November 27th, 2015): News from the Week in Women’s Wrestling

Each Friday, The Wrap will wrap up the week in women's wrestling by compiling the week's smaller news stories, rumors and gossip - anything...

Awesome Kong Denies Retirement Rumors

Awesome Kong is denying reports that she's retiring from wrestling. In a statement to Pro Wrestling Sheet, the two-time Knockouts Champion says all she's retiring...

Report: Awesome Kong Retiring from Wrestling?

Is Awesome Kong retiring from the ring? Japanese wrestling site Battle News is reporting that Kong - real name Kia Stevens - has been advised...