wrestling

Professional Female Wrestling Alive and Pumping in Japan thanks to Stardom!

When we think of professional wrestling, it generally involves a lot of body slamming, sweat, and colorfully entertaining costumes. This is actually the reality of life inside the wrestling ring. However, did you know that female wrestling occurs in Japan? Yes, that’s right! A female wrestling promotion, World Wonder Ring Stardom (aka Stardom), started in…

Doglegs: Japan’s Foray into Disabled Wrestling

Being disabled in any country can be difficult, and Japan is often thought of as being behind the rest of the world when it comes to inclusion. aintitcool.com/ But, one group is working to change this, and carve themselves out a niche in the world of wrestling! Doglegs electricbloomwebzine.com/ Doglegs is a disabled wrestling group…

SUMO Fighter! The King of the Ring!

SUMO WRESTLING blogs-images.forbes.com/ Sumo is a Japanese style of a competitive full contact wrestling sport. In general, it is organized on a circular ring, which is known as “Dohyo” in Japanese.And inside the ring, there are two wrestlers (“Rikishi” in Japanese) who attempt to force each other to lose balance. The one who would make…