The G1 continues their yearly tradition of one of the biggest pro-wrestling tournaments in the world. This year features 20 wrestlers, 15 wrestlers from Japan and 5 hailing from the USA to Tonga, all vying for the chance to solidify themselves as the top wrestler after a grueling drive to claim the top position of their respected block.
Announced G1 wrestlers and split blocks…
Below you will see a look back from the major events that happened in the year of 2014 in the land of the rising sun.
Keep in mind that I have not covered everything that has been posted throughout this year, but at the top of every month I have linked back to the archive for all the posts I that I have made for that specific time of this year. As well as links to the specific stories can be found right after the dates listed, if covered on the blogs. So be sure to double check there if you see an event or news that catches your attention. Thanks for supporting PS this year, and as every years comes I hope to continue growing in my knowledge and in turn providing you will all with the latest news and info in regards to Japanese Pro-Wrestling. Thanks for the support and let’s see what 2015 has to offer.
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New Japan has announced the competitors for this years G1 CLIMAX 24. This years league will feature 22 competitors from all over the world. This years league is scheduled to take place with the opening day on July 21st and the final on August 10th.
New Japan has announced the competitors for this years BEST OF THE SUPER Jr. XXI. This years league will feature 16 competitors from all over the world. This years league is scheduled to take place with the opening day on May 30th and the finals on June 8th.
NJPW announced that there will be 14 teams competing in this years WORLD TAG LEAGUE 2013 tournament. This years tournament will feature teams from NJPW as well as talent from both the USA as well as Mexico.