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NEW JAPAN PRO WRESTLING NEWS & NOTES

By Matthew Macklin on 2016-01-06 09:07:46

NJPW held a press conference this morning.  Kazuchika Okada made fun of the fact that Hirooki Goto wanted to challenge for his title.  Things eventually boiled over with Goto laying out Okada.

It has also been announced that Yohei Komatsu & Sho Tanaka will finally be going on excursion.  They will be joining CMLL after the Fantasticamania tour at the end of the month and will be using the names Fujin and Raijin.

The joint NJPW/CMLL Fantasticamania tour kicks off on January 17th.  The final three shows from Korakuen Hall will be live on NJPW World with the following cards.

January 22nd
Stuka Jr & Fuego vs Yohei Komatsu & Sho Tanaka

Hechicero, OKUMURA, Bobby Z, YOSHI-HASHI & Gedo vs. Guerrero Maya Jr., The Panther, KUSHIDA, Jushin Thunder Liger & David Finlay

Tetsuya Naito & EVIL vs. Atlantis & Juice Robinson

National Welterweight Title
Barbaro Cavernario (c) vs. Titan

CMLL World Welterweight Title
BUSHI (C) vs. Mascara Dorada

Virus, Kazuchika Okada & Shinsuke Nakamura vs. Dragon Lee, Hiroshi Tanahashi & Ryusuke Taguchi

Mistico & Volador Jr. vs. Ultimo Guerrero & Mephisto

January 23rd
Mascara Dorada & Titan vs. Yohei Komatsu & Sho Tanaka

Hechicero, YOSHI-HASHI & Gedo vs. Fuego, KUSHIDA & Juice Robinson

Arena Coliseo Tag Team Title
Guerrero Maya Jr. & The Panther (c) vs. OKUMURA & Bobby Z

Stuka Jr. & Ryusuke Taguchi vs. Shinsuke Nakamura & Barbaro Cavernario

Tetsuya Naito, EVIL & BUSHI vs. Atlantis, Jushin Thunder Liger & Tiger Mask

CMLL World Lightweight Title
Dragon Lee (c) vs. Virus

Black Cat Memorial Match
Mistico, Volador Jr. & Hiroshi Tanahashi vs. Ultimo Guerrero, Mephisto & Kazuchika Okada

January 24th
Guerrero Maya Jr. & The Panther vs. Yohei Komatsu & Sho Tanaka

Titan, Stuka Jr., Fuego, KUSHIDA & Tiger Mask vs. Hechicero, OKUMURA, Bobby Z, YOSHI-HASHI & Gedo

LUCHA DE MAESTROS
Jushin Thunder Liger vs. Virus

Mascara Dorada New Japan Pro Wrestling Affiliatio Last Match
Atlantis, Mascara Dorada & Ryusuke Taguchi vs. Tetsuya Naito, EVIL & BUSHI
 
Dragon Lee, Hiroshi Tanahashi & Juice Robinson vs. Barbaro Cavernario, Kazuchika Okada & Shinsuke Nakamura

Special Singles Match
Ultimo Guerrero vs. Mistico

NWA World Historic Welterweight Title
Volador Jr. (c) vs. Mephisto

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