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King of Sports: New Japan Pro-Wrestling Discussion Thread

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Depends how behind you are but matches defo worth going out of your way to watch since the G1 Finals are:

 

-Tanahashi vs ZSJ at Destruction in Hiroshima

-Omega vs Juice at Destruction in Kobe

-Okada vs Evil at KOPW

-Ishii vs Naito at KOPW

-KUSHIDA vs Ospreay at KOPW

-BUSHI & Hiromu vs Dragon Lee & Titan at a Road To Power Struggle

-Beretta vs Omega at Power Struggle

-Tanahashi vs Ibushi at Power Struggle

 

I'd highly recommend watching most of King of Pro Wrestling and Power Struggle really.

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So im thinking EVIL/Sanada in block A and either K.E.S./War Machine/G.O.D. from Block B with LIJ taking the whole shebang.

 

But god do I want the Best Friends to win.

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FYI they are posting the post match promos with English subtitles on youtube now.

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If you guys didn't already know, from the Observer:

 

According to the Twitter of Hiromu Takahashi, Darryl Takahashi Jr., the son of his stuffed animal pet and his stuffed animal pet’s wife Carol, was born on 12/3
Here's the video Hiromu put together for him:
<3

 

Edited by The MRN

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World Tag League Finals spoilers:

 

The angle they did after the Omega match was great. Was legit shocked to see blood. Wasn't legit spoiled to see Jericho, though, because I got spoiled on reddit. Some stupid ass title like '[NJPW Spoiler] Title challenger finally appears'. Gee, I wonder what that could be about.

 

Anyways, it was really cool and it served it's purpose because by the time the crowd saw Jericho they were cheering him and by the end they were booing.

 

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Hey y'all, the Wrestle Kingdom card announcement is just less than 4 hours away. Here's what we know so far (Spoilers, duh)

 

 

 

IWGP Heavyweight Championship

Kazuchika Okada © vs. Tetsuya Naito

 

IWGP U.S. Championship

Kenny Omega © vs. Chris Jericho

 

IWGP Intercontinental Championship

Hiroshi Tanahashi © vs. Jay White

 

NEVER Openweight Championship - Title vs. Hair

Minoru Suzuki © vs. Hirooki Goto

 

ROH World Heavyweight Championship

Cody ©* vs. Kota Ibushi

*plans could change here given Cody will defend his title vs. Dalton Castle at Final Battle.

 

IWGP Junior Heavyweight Championship Fatal 4-Way

Marty Scurll © vs. Will Ospreay vs. KUSHIDA vs. Hiromu Takahashi

 

IWGP Heavyweight Tag Team Championship

Killer Elite Squad © vs. EVIL and SANADA

 

IWGP Junior Heavyweight Tag Team Championship

Roppongi 3K © vs. The Young Bucks

 

Pre Show - New Japan Rumble

 

Championships not being defended as of this moment:

NEVER Openweight 6-Man Tag Team Championship

 

Unbooked NJPW Talent (likely participants in the NJPW Rumble):

Tomohiro Ishii

Togi Makabe

Toru Yano

Yuji Nagata

Manabu Nakanishi

Hiroyoshi Tenzan

Satoshi Kojima

Michael Elgin

Trent?

Ryusuke Taguchi

Jushin Thunder Liger

BUSHI

Bad Luck Fale

Chase Owens

Yujiro Takahashi

Tama Tonga

Tanga Loa

Juice Robinson

Zack Sabre Jr.

El Desperado

TAKA Michinoku

Yoshinobu Kanemaru (on hiatus?)

Taichi (on hiatus?)

David Finlay

Jado

Gedo

Rocky Romero

 

Prominent ROH & Independent Talent

Hanson

Ray Rowe

Hangman Page

Chuck Taylor

Jeff Cobb

Sami Callihan

 

These Young Lions could (highly unlikely) have a spot on the card:

Katsuya Kitamura

Hirai Kawato

Tomoyuki Oka

Henare

Leo Tonga

 

 

Edited by MopOfVirtue

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Anyone who says that the heel and face dynamic should be abolished clearly did not see that Kenny Omega and Chris Jericho angle. That was old school wrestling 101 and I loved it.

 

Question: Kenny Omega was a heel before this angle, right?

 

Edited by lightning116

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