New Japan Pro-Wrestling hits 40

| Dec 23, 2011

New Japan Pro-Wrestling hits 40

by Fintan Monaghan

High-impact slams, chokeholds and daredevil feats of athleticism aren’t the usual way to celebrate a 40th birthday, but that’s how New Japan Pro-Wrestling (NJPW) will be spending its big day. The promotion company was founded by square-jawed wrestling legend Antonio Inoki in June 1972. ...