Kota Ibushi To Stay In NJPW, Partaking In New Japan Cup (Video); Reported Length Of Contract

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In addition to Jay White winning the IWGP Heavyweight Championship, last night’s “New Beginning In Osaka” had some other major news breaking. Kota Ibushi announced that he’ll be staying with the company and that he’ll be returning in time for the New Japan Cup. Chris Charlton translated Ibushi’s promo for the masses below:

It’s also being reported by the Super J-Cast that Ibushi has signed a two-year deal to remain with the promotion.

We haven’t seen Ibushi in the ring since he suffered a concussion while wrestling Will Ospreay at Wrestle Kingdom 13. Are you happy to see him remain in NJPW? Would you have preferred Kota to make the move to WWE or AEW? Sound off in the comments section below.

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