New Japan Pro-Wrestling will presents their annual Dominion event on June 6th. The show will be the second biggest show of the year, next to Wrestle Kingdom. NJPW announced three huge matches on Tuesday morning. The show will be available on NJPWWorld.com.
June 9th, 3am ET
- NEVER Openweight Championship Match: Taichi (c) vs. Tomohiro Ishii
- IWGP Intercontinental Heavyweight Championship Match: Kota Ibushi (c) vs. Tetsuya Naito
- IWGP Heavyweight Championship Match: Kazuchika Okada (c) vs. Chris Jericho
Anybody coming from overseas to watch Dominion in Osaka?🙋
If you are, you're in for a treat!
Jericho vs Okada
Ibushi vs Naito
Ishii vs Taichi
…and that's just the three we've announced already!
— NJPW Global (@njpwglobal) May 8, 2019
Hiroshi Tanahashi Returns June 5th
Former-IWGP Heavyweight Champion Hiroshi Tanahashi is set to return to action at the Best of Super Juniors Finals on June 5th. Tanahashi suffered an arm injury at the hands of Zack Sabre Jr., and underwent surgery to repair it.
Tanahashi’s return opponent will be “Switchblade” Jay White.
ICYMI: Earlier today, a major match was made for the Best of the Super Juniors final on June 5! Jay White will take on Hiroshi Tanahashi in Tanahashi's comeback match! #njbosj #njpw
Full details:https://t.co/9FwIhyUyfj pic.twitter.com/Qjf6pEAOf4
— NJPW Global (@njpwglobal) May 7, 2019
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