PWI Women's 100

PWI Women’s 100 Interview Series: #47 Jamie Hayter

In collaboration with PWI, Bell To Belles interviewed over 20 women who have ranked on this year’s PWI Women’s 100 ranking. Bell To Belles will release one interview per day, celebrating the past year in women’s wrestling and the strong women who dedicate their lives to the sport. Jamie Hayter, who ranked #47 on this year’s Women’s 100, spoke with Kristen Ashly of Bell To … Continue reading PWI Women’s 100 Interview Series: #47 Jamie Hayter

Hana Kimura

Hana Kimura: A Rising Star Gone Too Soon

Saturday morning, the wrestling world mourns the sudden and tragic death of Hana Kimura. It’s hard to describe just how special this young woman was and just how bright her future appeared to be. In just four years, she had a career filled with highlights but she was just getting started. 2020 has been a challenging year. People are suffering all over the world due … Continue reading Hana Kimura: A Rising Star Gone Too Soon

Stardom Wrestle Kingdom 14

Mayu Iwatani and Arisa Hoshiki win at Wrestle Kingdom 14

In an untelevised exhibition match, Mayu Iwatani and Arisa Hoshiki took on Hana Kimura and Giulia at Wrestle Kingdom 14. Although it was only available to the live crowd, this is a historic moment. It marks the first time women’s match to appear at New Japan’s biggest show of the year. At Wrestle Kingdom 14, The World of Stardom Champion, Mayu Iwatani, teamed up with … Continue reading Mayu Iwatani and Arisa Hoshiki win at Wrestle Kingdom 14

women's tag teams

The top five women’s tag teams of the 2010s

Last week, we commemorated the re-introduction of the WWE Women’s Tag Team Championship by ranking all four teams who have held them this year. However, it is important to recognize that WWE didn’t invent women’s tag team wrestling. That may sound contemptuous but as usual, they get more credit for using concepts others excelled with because of the size of their fanbase. While the company … Continue reading The top five women’s tag teams of the 2010s