Antonio Inoki rumors, news

Antonio Inoki news, rumors

  • Today in Pro Wrestling History (June 25): Ali Faces Inoki in a Battle of Legends
    • Today in Pro Wrestling History (June 25): Ali Faces Inoki in a Battle of Legends
    Boxer vs. wrestler! Relive the historic exhibition match between Muhammad Ali and Antonio Inoki, held on this day in 1976....2024
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  • • Sareee Announces Sareee-ISM Chapter IV Card Featuring Natsupoi, AZM
    Sareee is back with another top-tier show. On Tuesday, Sareee revealed the card for Sareee-ISM Chapter IV. The show will take place live on July 29th from Shinjuku FACE. The press conference aired from the Antonio Inoki Museum, live on Sareee's YouTube channel. STARDOM's Natsupoi appeared at the event, as she will team with Sareee in the main event of the show against Marvelous' Takumi Iroha and S...2024
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  • • Josh Barnett Says There Were Plans To Do A Bit More With AEW
    Josh Barnett comments on his AEW appearance. Josh Barnett made his MMA debut at AEW WrestleDream, taking on Claudio Castagnoli in a singles bout. Barnett is a former UFC champion and has kept the crossover between MMA and wrestling alive with his annual Bloodsport events. Speaking to Quinton 'Rampage' Jackson on the Jaxxon Podcast, Barnett reflected on his AEW experience. "It was fun. Mainly, I...2024
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  • • Antonio Inoki: A Powerful Mythical Wrestling Personality
    On October 1st, 2022, NJPW founder Kanji “Antonio” Inoki passed away at 79 years old. He had been in poor health for many years and had recently been diagnosed with cardiac amyloidosis. And with his passing, we would like to look back at the legacy Inoki leaves behind. Because few people in wrestling’s long history […]...2024
  • Today in Pro Wrestling History: (June 12): The Birth of the IWGP Title
    • Today in Pro Wrestling History: (June 12): The Birth of the IWGP Title
    On June 12th, 1987, Antonio Inoki became the first-ever IWGP Heavyweight Champion in a landmark moment for New Japan Pro Wrestling....2024
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  • • Yoshiaki Fujiwara Will Gather All the Nations
    Yoshiaki Fujiwara/Seiji Sakaguchi/Kantaro Hoshino/Antonio Inoki/Keiji Muto vs. Akira Maeda/Kengo Kimura/Super Strong Machine/Riki Choshu/Tatsumi Fujinami NJPW 8/19/87- EPICThese multi-man elimination 80s NJ matches are as certified as a wrestling match gets. At this point New Japan had shifted from the UWF vs. NJ feud, into kind of a generations feud, with Maeda on one side and Fujiwara on the oth...2024
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Antonio Inoki injury and suspension

  • • Bryan Danielson vs Will Ospreay: This Is Real
    by Corey Michaels AEW Dynasty’s inaugural event on April 21st, 2024 in St. Louis, Missouri was an incredibly stacked card. New champions were crowned, stories were told, history was made, and the crowd in Chaifetz Arena was loud and rowdy. Among the praise of the show sits the dream match between former NJPW talent Will Ospreay and industry veteran Bryan Danielson. Two different paths, one destiny...2024
  • Jack Perry’s continued absence from AEW TV is curious
    • Jack Perry’s continued absence from AEW TV is curious
    AEW’s YouTube Welcome to the weekly Rumor Look Back, where we look at the rumors from six months ago and see which played out as originally stated. Let’s jump right to it. August 25, 2023 Following the tragic death of Bray Wyatt, BWE says everything in WWE “is on pause right now.” The account mentions that “Everything is scrapped. All meetings are off until further notice.” Everyone in WW...2024
  • It seems two AEW stars were injured at WrestleDream
    • It seems two AEW stars were injured at WrestleDream
    AEW’s YouTube And neither of them were named Rey Fenix. WrestleDream, AEW’s new Antonio Inoki tribute event that debuted last night (Oct. 1) in Seattle, was enough of a success that Tony Khan already announced it will remain on the company’s calendar for 2024. It wasn’t without its costs, however. Two talents left the PPV in Seattle needing to get injuries checked out. Darby Allin arrived...2023
  • AEW WrestleDream recap & reactions: Edge ushers in new era
    • AEW WrestleDream recap & reactions: Edge ushers in new era
    AEW’s X AEW WrestleDream (Oct. 1, 2023) emanated from Climate Pledge Arena in Seattle, WA. The PPV featured the surprise arrival of Edge, Christian Cage benefiting from betrayal against Darby Allin in the TNT Championship main event, Bryan Danielson in a dream match, and much more on a show to honor Antonio Inoki. Get caught up on all the WrestleDream details with the excellent play-by-pla...2023
  • Tony Khan is wasting his biggest draw on pay-per-view
    • Tony Khan is wasting his biggest draw on pay-per-view
    AEW’s YouTube All Elite Wrestling returns to pay-per-view tonight (Sun., Oct. 1, 2023) with WrestleDream. The event comes our way from Climate Pledge Arena in Seattle, Washington, at 8 pm ET. A Zero Hour pre-show will stream live and free starting at 7 pm ET on All Elite’s YouTube channel, Bleacher Report, and right here at Cageside Seats. In the U.S., the main card can be purchased on Ble...2023
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  • Collision recap & reactions: Ricky Starks proves All-Star status
    • Collision recap & reactions: Ricky Starks proves All-Star status
    AEW Collision (Sept. 30, 2023) emanated from Climate Pledge Arena in Seattle, WA. The show featured Ricky Starks standing tall in the All-Star main event, Kenny Omega teaming with Chris Jericho for the first time, and more in the go-home to WrestleDream. Get caught up on all the Collision details with efficient play-by-play from Cain A. Knight. Saturday night is alright for fighting. Asses will be...2023
  • Tony Khan on Adam Cole’s injury status, speculation he bought New Japan
    • Tony Khan on Adam Cole’s injury status, speculation he bought New Japan
    AEW’s YouTube It was AEW WrestleDream media call day, and the company’s head honcho kind of answered some prominent questions ahead of the Oct. 1 PPV. AEW is back on PPV this weekend with Sun., Oct. 1’s WrestleDream. And that means owner/president/booker Tony Khan was back chatting with the media on a conference call. Given that WWE announced the signing of his former TBS champion earlier ...2023
  • Collision recap & reactions: Danielson serves Texas Death to Starks
    • Collision recap & reactions: Danielson serves Texas Death to Starks
    AEW Collision (Sept. 23, 2023) emanated from Van Andel Arena in Grand Rapids, MI. The show featured Bryan Danielson going to war against Ricky Starks in a Texas Death Match, Christian Cage crowned as the undisputed TNT champion, RVD strutting his stuff, and more. Get caught up on all the Collision details with top-notch play-by-play from Geno Mrosko. Saturday night is alright for fighting. Ricky S...2023
  • • Josh Barnett: AEW's Locker Room Needs Someone To Keep Discipline, I'd Be Willing To Take The Job
    Josh Barnett offers his services to AEW. AEW has drawn criticism for its backstage environment, as there have been multiple reports of physical confrontations backstage. Most recently, CM Punk and Jack Perry got into a confrontation backstage at AEW All In, and the incident ultimately led the company to terminate Punk's contract and suspend Perry indefinitely. Former UFC Heavyweight Champion Josh...2023
  • Tony Khan on Mercedes Moné, an All Out/All In PPV bundle, and more
    • Tony Khan on Mercedes Moné, an All Out/All In PPV bundle, and more
    Bleacher Report AEW’s head honcho couldn’t talk about CM Punk much on today’s media call, but he did talk about several other interesting topics. When AEW owner, president & booker Tony Khan jumped on his pre-All Out call with the media today (Aug. 31), he was hit early and often with questions about CM Punk and the incident that took place between Punk and Jack Perry last Sunday at All In...2023
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Antonio Inoki lifestyle

  • WWF Raw Magazine - April 1998
    • WWF Raw Magazine - April 1998
    Three months on from the 1998 Royal Rumble, the World Wrestling Federation's publication schedule had them still ranting about Kane setting fire to the Undertaker, the short-lived NWA revival, and the violent history of Cactus Jack and Chainsaw Charlie. Yes, I'm back to doing this again. Every now and again, as part of a long, drawn-out clear-out, I head up into the loft, pull out an old wre...2024
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Timeline

  • 2024
    "The Wrestling Observer Newsletter mentioned that Naoto Inoki, the grandson of Antonio Inoki, “is now training seriously under Katsuyori Shibata."

  • 2023
    "When Antonio Inoki retired The Great Antonio from wrestling on December 9th, 1977, it almost cost the famed eccentric strongman his life."

  • 2016
    "The best illustration of the still-blurry line between wrestling and competitive sports in the mid-1970s was Muhammad Ali's match against Japanese wrestler Antonio Inoki in 1976."

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  • • Sareee Talks Mayu Iwatani, MARIGOLD, Giulia, Arisa Nakajima, More | Interview
    For the past year, Sareee has made waves in her return to the Japanese wrestling scene. Whether it's been her Sareee-ISM events, competing in SEAdLINNNG, or her most recent match against Mayu Iwatani for the IWGP Women's Championship -- it's been made clear that "The Sun God" is one of the best in the world. Recently, Sareee announced that she will be holding her next Sareee-ISM events -- Chapter ...2024
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  • • Bryan Danielson vs Will Ospreay: This Is Real
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  • Muhammad Ali to be inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame
    • Muhammad Ali to be inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame
    @WWE The legendary boxer and social activist joins a stacked class for 2024. Muhammad Ali, one of the greatest professional boxers of all time and whose boxing persona was inspired by professional wrestling, will be inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame Class of 2024 on April 5, as first reported by Variety. EXCLUSIVE: Muhammad Ali will be inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame Class of 2024 on...2024
  • • Jack Perry’s continued absence from AEW TV is curious
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  • • Shinsuke Nakamura Comments On Kazuchika Okada Leaving NJPW, Says He Will Support Him
    Shinsuke Nakamura comments on Kazuchika Okada's looming exit from NJPW. In January, the news that Kazuchika Okada would be leaving NJPW at the end of his contract shocked the wrestling world. The seven-time world champion is wrapping up his commitments, but fans continue to buzz about him, as he has been linked to both AEW and WWE. Like Okada, Shinsuke Nakamura was once a top star in NJPW before h...2024
  • Rumor Roundup: Brock Lesnar WWE return, The Rock at Royal Rumble, Netflix deal, more!
    • Rumor Roundup: Brock Lesnar WWE return, The Rock at Royal Rumble, Netflix deal, more!
    WWE.com Speculating on the rumors surrounding pro wrestling is a favored pastime of many fans, perhaps second only to actually watching the matches. In this daily column, we take a look at the latest rumors being churned out by the pro wrestling rumor mill. Important reminder: Rumors are just that — rumors. None of this has been confirmed as fact, it’s just circulating around the pro wrest...2024
  • • Tony Khan is wasting his biggest draw on pay-per-view
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  • • Collision recap & reactions: Ricky Starks proves All-Star status
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  • Claudio Castagnoli is booked in a ‘dream match of sorts’ at WrestleDream
    • Claudio Castagnoli is booked in a ‘dream match of sorts’ at WrestleDream
    WatchROH.com AEW WrestleDream takes place tomorrow night (Oct. 1) on pay-per-view from the Climate Pledge Arena in Seattle, Washington. There were already 12 matches announced for the card coming into tonight’s episode of Collision, but that’s not quite enough to properly pay tribute to Antonio Inoki. Fresh off losing the ROH world championship to Eddie Kingston, Claudio Castagnoli decid...2023
  • • Josh Barnett: AEW's Locker Room Needs Someone To Keep Discipline, I'd Be Willing To Take The Job
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Antonio Inoki stats and results

  • • Josh Barnett Says There Were Plans To Do A Bit More With AEW
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  • • Muhammad Ali to be inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame
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  • • Muhammad Ali To Be Inducted Into WWE Hall Of Fame Class Of 2024
    Muhammad Ali will be inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame. WWE confirmed Variety's report that Muhammad Ali will be inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame Class of 2024. Ali will be inducted by his widow, Lonnie Ali. Muhammad Ali, one of the most legendary boxers of all time and an Olympic gold medalist, memorably faced Antonio Inoki in "The War of the Worlds”, an exhibition match that was held in Tokyo...2024
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  • • Jack Perry’s continued absence from AEW TV is curious
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  • • NXT TV live coverage, last week’s NXT TV poll results and grade, Gail Kim, Big Damo, Antonio Inoki, Buddy Rogers
    By Jason Powell, ProWrestling.net Editor... The post NXT TV live coverage, last week’s NXT TV poll results and grade, Gail Kim, Big Damo, Antonio Inoki, Buddy Rogers appeared first on Pro Wrestling Dot Net....2024
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  • Mox returns as Barnett & Castagnoli honor Inoki
    • Mox returns as Barnett & Castagnoli honor Inoki
    Bleacher Report Jon Moxley returned to AEW during the pre-show for Oct. 1’s WrestleDream PPV. It’s the first we’ve seen of Mox since he was concussed early in his match with Rey Fenix at Dynamite Grand Slam back on Sept. 20, but he was his usual self at Climate Pledge Arena in Seattle — playing to the camera as he walked his Blackpool Combat Club teammate Claudio Castagnoli before joining ...2023
  • • Mariah May Says She's Had Her Last Match In STARDOM
    Mariah May confirmed that she'd had her last match in STARDOM. Competing on September 30, 2023 at the STARDOM 5STAR Grand Prix Finals event, May was defeated by Hanan. After the match, she addressed the audience and expressed her gratitude to the promotion and the fans while stating that it would be her final night. .@MariahMayx: "Today was my last match. Thank you everyone! I love Japan, I lo...2023
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  • Don Callis gives Konosuke Takeshita a new nickname, and a new target
    • Don Callis gives Konosuke Takeshita a new nickname, and a new target
    AEW’s Twitter Don Callis promised to unveil his latest “masterpiece” on the Sept. 13 Dynamite, but first he had to gloat about how his man Konosuke Takeshita had beaten Kenny Omega twice in one week at All In and All Out. That set up Takeshita’s new nickname. In Japanese wrestling, the top star is the “Ace”. But Konosuke is better than guys like Kazuchika Okada and even Antonio Inoki, so ...2023
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  • • Today in Pro Wrestling History: (June 12): The Birth of the IWGP Title
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  • • Yoshiaki Fujiwara Will Gather All the Nations
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  • Tsukasa Fujimoto Visits Antonio Inoki’s Grave, Vows To Win The IWGP Women’s Championship
    • Tsukasa Fujimoto Visits Antonio Inoki’s Grave, Vows To Win The IWGP Women’s Championship
    Tsukasa Fujimoto will face Mayu Iwatani for the IWGP Women’s Championship at a future date, and she vows to capture the title. The Ice Ribbon representative previously visited the late Antonio Inoki‘s graveside at the Sojiji Temple in Tsurumi. With the consent of Inoki’s family, she vowed to Inoki that she will successfully win the […] The post Tsukasa Fujimoto Visits Anton...2024
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  • • Found Footage Friday: KIMURA~! FUJINAMI~! INOKI~! HULK~! CHOSHU~! YATSU~! KHAN~! MAEDA~!
    Kengo Kimura vs. Tatsumi Fujinami 11/19/82 NJPW MD: Another day, another Japanese HH channel. This one feels particularly interesting as it's a new challenge by Kimura for Fujinami's title and in some ways it feels like a precursor to their 86/87 singles feud after they have great success as a tag team. Kimura comes in with a chip on his shoulder, refusing to shake Fujinami's hand and th...2024
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  • • Bryan Danielson vs Will Ospreay: This Is Real
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  • • Muhammad Ali To Be Inducted Into WWE Hall Of Fame Class Of 2024
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  • • Jack Perry’s continued absence from AEW TV is curious
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  • • AEW WrestleDream recap & reactions: Edge ushers in new era
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  • • Tony Khan is wasting his biggest draw on pay-per-view
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  • • Collision recap & reactions: Ricky Starks proves All-Star status
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  • • The Great Antonio and Antonio Inoki Match that Ended in Disaster
    When Antonio Inoki retired The Great Antonio from wrestling on December 9th, 1977, it almost cost the famed eccentric strongman his life. The post The Great Antonio and Antonio Inoki Match that Ended in Disaster appeared first on Pro Wrestling Stories....2023
  • Tony Khan Announces WrestleDream For 10/1, Confirms Date For AEW Full Gear
    • Tony Khan Announces WrestleDream For 10/1, Confirms Date For AEW Full Gear
    AEW has added another pay-per-view to the schedule. During the AEW All In post-show media scrum, AEW CEO Tony Khan announced that WrestleDream will be held at the Climate Pledge Arena in Seattle, Washington, on October 1. The show will be held one year after Antonio Inoki passed away, and it will be a tribute […] The post Tony Khan Announces WrestleDream For 10/1, Confirms Date For AEW Full ...2023
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  • • Josh Barnett: AEW's Locker Room Needs Someone To Keep Discipline, I'd Be Willing To Take The Job
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  • Tony Khan Announces New AEW PPV, WrestleDream, Will Take Place October 1 In Seattle
    • Tony Khan Announces New AEW PPV, WrestleDream, Will Take Place October 1 In Seattle
    Tony Khan announced that a new pay-per-view called WrestleDream will be on October 1, 2023. The PPV is to honor the late Antonio Inoki....2023
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  • • Tony Khan Doubles Down That AEW WrestleDream Will Signify A New Era
    After AEW All In London, Tony Khan was pleased to announce that WrestleDream is coming to AEW, a tribute to Antonio Inoki. The show is taking place tonight and Tony Khan has ......2023
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  • • Claudio Castagnoli is booked in a ‘dream match of sorts’ at WrestleDream
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  • • Mox returns as Barnett & Castagnoli honor Inoki
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  • Tony Khan: AEW WrestleDream Will Honor Antonio Inoki, A New Era In AEW Will Begin
    • Tony Khan: AEW WrestleDream Will Honor Antonio Inoki, A New Era In AEW Will Begin
    Tony Khan makes it clear that AEW WrestleDream will be a special show for multiple reasons. The October 1 pay-per-view will be held one year to the day after Antonio Inoki, the legendary founder of NJPW, passed away. Khan has made it clear that the show will be a tribute to Inoki. Speaking with Justin […] The post Tony Khan: AEW WrestleDream Will Honor Antonio Inoki, A New Era In AEW Will Be...2023
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  • • Sareee Talks Mayu Iwatani, MARIGOLD, Giulia, Arisa Nakajima, More | Interview
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  • • Jack Perry’s continued absence from AEW TV is curious
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  • • WWF Raw Magazine - April 1998
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  • • Katsuyori Shibata Training Antonio Inoki’s Grandson, Randy Orton Note, Kazuchika Okada, More
    AEW wrestler Katsuyori Shibata is training Naoto Inoki, the grandson of the late Antonio Inoki. Shibata has previously worked as the trainer for NJPW’s Los Angeles dojo. Shibata is training Antonio Inoki’s grandson. A new generation of Inoki is upon us 🥹 pic.twitter.com/60pr9Jl3wZ — Dark Puroresu Flowsion (@PuroresuFlow) November 21, 2023 Puerto Rican artist Eladio […] The post Katsuy...2024
  • AEW Star Bryan Danielson Opens Up About Training At Antonio Inoki's Dojo
    • AEW Star Bryan Danielson Opens Up About Training At Antonio Inoki's Dojo
    AEW star "The American Dragon" Bryan Danielson discusses training at Antonio Inoki's NJPW dojo early in his career....2023
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  • • Tetsuya Naito Wins Tokyo Sports MVP, Great Muta vs. Shinsuke Nakamura Wins Best Bout
    The 2023 Tokyo Sports awards have been revealed. Tokyo Sports announced that Tetsuya Naito has won the 2023 MVP Award. This marks the fifth time Naito has won the award. He is now tied for him second all-time with Kauchika Okada; Antonio Inoki won the award six times. Naito is also a former Best Bout award winner, and he won the Technique Award in 2018. " "Thank you for choosing me as MVP," Naito ...2023
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  • • AEW WrestleDream recap & reactions: Edge ushers in new era
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  • • Tony Khan: AEW WrestleDream Will Honor Antonio Inoki And A New Era In AEW Will Begin
    Tony Khan continues to promise a new era. AEW will hold its first WrestleDream event on October 1, the one-year anniversary of the passing of Antonio Inoki. Speaking to Justin Barrasso of Sports Illustrated, Khan discussed how the event will honor Inoki. “When Antonio Inoki passed away, the wrestling world lost a king,” said Khan. “Mr. Inoki built a legacy and created a kingdom that has touched...2023
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  • • Tony Khan is wasting his biggest draw on pay-per-view
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Antonio Inoki rumors, scandals

  • • Jack Perry’s continued absence from AEW TV is curious
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  • • Shinsuke Nakamura Comments On Kazuchika Okada Leaving NJPW, Says He Will Support Him
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  • Looks like Muhammad Ali is in WWE 2K24, but Brock Lesnar is out
    • Looks like Muhammad Ali is in WWE 2K24, but Brock Lesnar is out
    We’ve got our first look at WWE 2K24, the newest edition of the video game franchise that’s coming our way roughly one month from now (special editions will release on Tues., March 5, with regular ones following on Fri., March 8). Before we talk about what is included in the trailer, it’s important to note what is not: there are no signs of ten-time WWE World champion Brock Lesnar. In fact, Lesnar...2024
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  • • Mariah May Says She's Had Her Last Match In STARDOM
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  • • Tony Khan on Adam Cole’s injury status, speculation he bought New Japan
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  • • Collision recap & reactions: Danielson serves Texas Death to Starks
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