Three Matches Added To NJPW Wrestle Kingdom 14 Card

The NEVER Openweight Six-Man Tag Team Championship will be on the line...

Wrestle Kingdom 14 is less than three weeks away and fans can expect to see Jushin Thunder Liger's final match, Jon Moxley vs. Lance Archer in a Texas Death match for the IWGP US Heavyweight Championship, and Kazuchika Okada vs. Kota Ibushi for the IWGP Heavyweight Championship.

Earlier today, NJPW announced three matches for the Wrestle Kingdom 14 pre-shows. On January 4th, Togi Makabe, Tomoaki Honma, Yuya Uemura & Yota Tsuji will face Alex Coughlin, Karl Fredericks, Clark Connors & Toa Henare in an Eight-Man Tag Team match. Satoshi Kojima & Hiroyoshi Tenzan will also take on Yuji Nagata & Manabu Nakanishi.

On January 5th, the NEVER Openweight Six-Man Tag Team Championship will be defended in a five-team gauntlet match. Current champions Ryusuke Taguchi, Togi Makabe & Toru Yano will face Tomohiro Ishii & YOSHI-HASHI & Robbie Eagles, EVIL & Shingo Takagi & BUSHI, Taichi & El Desperado & Yoshinobu Kanemaru, and Bad Luck Fale & Yujiro Takahashi & Chase Owens.

Wrestle Kingdom 14 will take place on January 4th and January 5th at the Tokyo Dome in Tokyo, Japan. The full card is as follows:

Night One 

  • Togi Makabe, Tomoaki Honma, Yuya Uemura & Yota Tsuji vs. Alex Coughlin, Karl Fredericks, Clark Connors & Toa Henare

  • Satoshi Kojima & Hiroyoshi Tenzan vs. Yuji Nagata & Manabu Nakanishi

  • Tiger Mask, The Great Sasuke, Tatsumi Fujinami & Jushin Thunder Liger vs. Ryusuke Taguchi, Tatsuhito Takaiwa, Shinjiro Ootani & Naoki Sano – Jushin Thunder Liger Retirement match #1

  • BUSHI, Shingo Takagi, EVIL & Sanada vs. El Desperado, Taichi, Minoru Suzuki & Zack Sabre Jr.

  • YOSHI-HASHI, Toru Yano, Tomohiro Ishii & Hirooki Goto vs. Chase Owens, Yujiro Takahashi, Bad Luck Fale & KENTA

  • Tama Tonga & Tanga Loa (c) vs. David Finlay & Juice Robinson – IWGP Heavyweight Tag Team Championships 

  • Lance Archer (c) vs. Jon Moxley – Texas Death match for the IWGP US Heavyweight Championship

  • Will Ospreay (c) vs. Hiromu Takahashi – IWGP Jr. Heavyweight Championship 

  • Jay White (c) vs. Tetsuya Naito – IWGP Intercontinental Championship

  • Kazuchika Okada (c) vs. Kota Ibushi – IWGP Heavyweight Championship


Night Two

  • Ryusuke Taguchi, Togi Makabe & Toru Yano (c) vs. Tomohiro Ishii, YOSHI-HASHI & Robbie Eagles vs. EVIL, Shingo Takagi & BUSHI vs. Taichi, El Desperado & Yoshinobu Kanemaru vs. Bad Luck Fale, Yujiro Takahashi & Chase Owens. – Five-Team Gauntlet match for the NEVER Openweight Six-Man Tag Team Championships 

  • Naoki Sano & Jushin Thunder Liger vs. Ryu Lee (Dragon Lee) & Hiromu Takahashi – Jushin Thunder Liger Retirement match #2

  • El Phantasmo & Taiji Ishimori (c) vs. SHO & YOH – IWGP Jr. Heavyweight Tag Team Championships 

  • Zack Sabre Jr. (c) vs. SANADA – British Heavyweight Championship

  • Winner of the IWGP US Championship match vs. Juice Robinson – IWGP US Heavyweight Championship 

  • KENTA (c) vs. Hirooki Goto – NEVER Openweight Championship 

  • The loser of Okada vs. Ibushi vs. The loser of White vs. Naito

  • Hiroshi Tanahashi vs. Chris Jericho

  • The winner of Okada vs. Ibushi vs. The winner of White vs. Naito – IWGP Heavyweight Championship & IWGP Intercontinental Championship. 





 

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