PWI Women's 100

2020 PWI Women’s 100: Top 10 reveal and full ranking details

Today, Pro Wrestling Illustrated is releasing the digital version of their magazine edition featuring the 2020 PWI Women’s 100 ranking.  This year, Bell To Belles took part in ranking the best women wrestlers for the year, and is co-revealing the top ten list, along with details on other ranking women, with PWI and Warren Hayes of the Mr. Warren Hayes Show. The evaluation period for … Continue reading 2020 PWI Women’s 100: Top 10 reveal and full ranking details

Wonder of Stardom Tournament

STARDOM to hold Wonder of Stardom tournament

Following the events of their second show at Shin-kiba 1st Ring, STARDOM will hold a Wonder of Stardom Tournament to crown a new champion. Many have speculated about the fate of the “white belt” since Arisa Hoshiki retired and vacated the title in May. At their latest live event, STARDOM finally devised a solution. In the main event, Donna del Mondo took on the team … Continue reading STARDOM to hold Wonder of Stardom tournament

Stardom Feb 8 show

Title matches announced for STARDOM show on Feb. 8

On Tuesday, STARDOM held a press conference for their next show, which streamed live on their official YouTube channel. At the event, they announced three upcoming title matches. First, the newly-formed unit, Donna del Mondo, will challenge Queen’s Quest for the Artist of Stardom Championship. Giulia, Maika, and Syuri made their first appearance together at the 9th Anniversary Show. After they defeated Tokyo Cyber Squad, … Continue reading Title matches announced for STARDOM show on Feb. 8

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

Mayu Iwatani Tokyo Sports

Mayu Iwatani wins Tokyo Sports’ top women’s award

Tokyo Sports announced that Mayu Iwatani won this year’s Women’s Wrestling Grand Prize. Tho Tokyo Sports Puroresu Awards are the most publicized awards in Japanese professional wrestling. Tokyo Sports magazine established them in 1974. Since, they’ve become an annual tradition with a ceremony taking place in January. This year, Iwatani won the Women’s Wrestling Grand Prize for the first time. Ice Ribbon’s Tsukasa Fujimoto was … Continue reading Mayu Iwatani wins Tokyo Sports’ top women’s award

Stardom

Stardom announces show day of Wrestle Kingdom, has new champion

Earlier today, Stardom announced a new World of Stardom Champion, along with the announcement that they would hold a show on the day of Wrestle Kingdom. Stardom had a show at Korakuen Hall today, where Mayu Iwatani defeated Bea Priestly for the World of Stardom Championship. It wasn’t the only news Stardom had to offer, either. During match recaps, Stardom announced they would hold a … Continue reading Stardom announces show day of Wrestle Kingdom, has new champion

Kairi Sane

Five things you may not know about Kairi Sane

Known for wielding the best diving elbow drop in wrestling, Kairi Sane was one of the best WWE acquisitions within the last few years. She signed with the company in March of 2017 after a seven-year stint with Stardom as one of its top performers. Since, she went on to defeat Shayna Baszler and win the first Mae Young Classic on Sept. 12, 2017. The … Continue reading Five things you may not know about Kairi Sane

Death Before Dishonor

WOH title match added to Death Before Dishonor

Women of Honor Champion, Kelly Klein, will defend her title against Angelina Love at Death Before Dishonor pay-per-view at the end of the month. Klein has been in a feud with The Allure, the trio made up of Love, Velvet Sky, and Mandy Leon. The Allure made their debut in April at the G1 Supercard when they attacked Klein after she had defeated Mayu Itanami … Continue reading WOH title match added to Death Before Dishonor

Queen of the Ring

Queen of the Ring: Round of 32 – Joshi and NXT UK

The first round has come and gone, and readers have made their voices heard on who should be Queen of the Ring from joshi, NXT UK, European indies, North American indies, Raw, SmackDown, NXT, and the “other big three” (AEW, Impact, ROH). We’ve reached the second round–the Round of 32. In this round, readers will be able to vote nightly on each quadrant in the … Continue reading Queen of the Ring: Round of 32 – Joshi and NXT UK