Blue & Red blocks announced for Goddess of Stardom Tag League

Originally published at https://www.postwrestling.com/2022/10/03/blue-red-blocks-announced-for-goddess-of-stardom-tag-league/

Stardom has announced the teams for this year’s Goddess of Stardom Tag League which begins later this month and runs until early December.

The annual Tag League will see two blocks of teams compete in round-robin matches with the tournament kicking off on October 23rd and the finals scheduled for December 4th.

The Blue Goddesses block will include Mayu Iwatani & Momo Kohgo, Syuri & Tomoka Inaba, Tam Nakano & Natsupoi, Utami Hayashishita & Saya Kamitani, Giulia & Thekla, Saki Kashima & Fukigen Death, Momo Watanabe & Starlight Kid, and Mai Sakurai & Lady C.

Team names:
Mai Sakurai & Lady- Mai Fair Lady
Syuri & Inaba – Karate Brave
Mayu & Comomo – Peach☆Rock
Giulia & Thekla – Mafia Bella
Momo & Kid – Black Desire
Saki & Fukigen – We Love Tokyo Sports
Tam & Poi – meltear
Utami & Saya – AphroditE

— We Are Stardom (@we_are_stardom) October 3, 2022

The Red Goddesses block will feature Hazuki & Koguma, Hanan & Saya Iida, SAKI & Mina Shirakawa, AZM & Miyu Amasaki, Maika & Himeka, Natsuko Tora & Ruaka, Nanae Takahashi & Yuu, and Mirai & Ami Sourei.

Team names:
MIRAI & Ami – The New Eras
Mina & SAKI – KaWild Venus
Hanan & Iida – wing★gori
AZM & Muyu – 02line
Hazuki & Koguma – FWC
Maika & Himeka – MaiHime
Nanae & Yuu – 7 Up
Natsuko & Ruaka – BMI2000

— We Are Stardom (@we_are_stardom) October 3, 2022

The Tag League began in 2011 when the promotion launched and past winners include Mayu Iwatani & Io Shirai (IYO SKY in WWE), Bea Priestley & Kelly Klein, Utami Hayashishita & Momo Watanabe, and last year’s winners were Hazuki & Koguma.

Momo Watanabe is a two-time winner of the Tag League with partners Hayashishita in 2018 and AZM in 2020.

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I don’t know why most of the team names are in english. I love researching japanese names and puns.