PWI Tag Team 50

PWI Tag Team 50: Every Ranked Women’s Team

Last year, Pro Wrestling Illustrated created their first-ever ranked tag team list, the PWI Tag Team 50. Now, in 2021, PWI is celebrating their second annual tag team ranking. Tag teams were evaluated during the period between Nov. 1, 2020 and Oct. 31, 2021. The criteria utilized when ranking teams were momentum, wins and losses, chemistry, creativity, overall activity, and “it” factor. Teams were required … Continue reading PWI Tag Team 50: Every Ranked Women’s Team

New Wonder of Stardom Champion

STARDOM crowned new Wonder of Stardom Champion

Sunday at their Cinderella Summer in Tokyo event, STARDOM crowned three new champions including a new Wonder of Stardom Champion. First, Riho defended her title in a triple threat match. In the end, AZM ended her 351-day reign when she pinned Starlight Kid to become the new High Speed Champion. Next, Jungle Kyona and Konami took on Utami Hayashishita and Saya Kamitani for the vacant … Continue reading STARDOM crowned new Wonder of Stardom Champion

Wonder of Stardom Finals

Finals set for the Wonder of Stardom Tournament

The Wonder of Stardom Tournament to name a new “white belt” began on Friday and now we know who will compete in the finals. STARDOM announced the tournament over the weekend following the events of their second show at Shin-kiba 1st Ring. The Wonder of Stardom Championship is currently vacant because Arisa Hoshiki was forced to retire earlier this year. The first round of the tournament … Continue reading Finals set for the Wonder of Stardom Tournament

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

Wonder of Stardom Champion

Three options for the new Wonder of Stardom Champion

After a brief hiatus, STARDOM returned last month to host its first live event since March. This weekend, the Joshi promotion will return Shin-kiba 1st Ring to kick off a tour of summer shows. They haven’t announced the card for these shows but now that they’re back into the swing of things the question remains: Who will be the next Wonder of Stardom Champion? The … Continue reading Three options for the new Wonder of Stardom Champion

best Arisa Hoshiki matches

The Top Five Arisa Hoshiki Matches

Arisa Hoshiki emerged as one of the best wrestlers in the world last year. During her stint as the thirteenth Wonder of Stardom Champion, she delivered some stellar matches and proved just how much she had improved. The “Shining Star” was among the original rookie class Fuka trained in 2010. She made her debut at STARDOM’s first event on Jan. 23, 2011. Hoshiki had some … Continue reading The Top Five Arisa Hoshiki Matches