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Amid growing global concerns of the coronavirus pandemic, New Japan Pro-Wrestling has made the decision to cancel even more events, now extending the cancellations through April 18.
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New Japan Pro-Wrestling released the following:
April 12-18 events canceled
In response to the continuing Coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic, New Japan Pro-Wrestling has arrived at the decision to cancel five additional Road to Dontaku events that were scheduled between April 12 and 18. These cancellations join the canceled Sakura Genesis event on March 31 and the first date on the Road to Dontaku tour on April 11.
We deeply apologize to fans who were looking forward to these events. Ultimately, the health and safety of our fans, wrestlers and staff, as well as society at large is our utmost concern, and we will make announcements about events scheduled after April 18 upon careful monitoring of this developing situation.
We will soon announce refund procedures for the affected events. Programs like the NJPW Together Project will continue to see wrestlers and staff come together to bring the best possible content to fans while we eagerly await the opportunity to entertain live crowds once more.
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Thank you for your continued support of New Japan Pro-Wrestling.
Tuesday, March 31: Ryogoku Sumo Hall, Tokyo (Refund procedure: https://www.njpw1972.com/73693)
Road to Dontaku
Saturday, April 11: Sagamihara Gion Arena, Kanagawa (Refund procedure: https://www.njpw1972.com/73695)
Sunday, April 12: Act City Hamamatsu, Shizuoka
Monday, April 13: Aimesse Yamanashi
Wednesday, April 15: Fukui Prefecture Industrial Hall
Thursday, April 16: Ishikawa Prefecture Industrial Pavilion Hall
Saturday, April 18: Tokkei Security Hiratsuka General Gymnasium, Kanagawa