During Saturday’s Summer Struggle tour card at Korakuen Hall, New Japan announced the dates of this year’s G1 Climax tournament.
It was always planned that the G1 would take place in the fall due to the Summer Olympics, which were postponed in Tokyo due to the pandemic.
The G1 will consist of nineteen shows beginning Saturday, September 19th, and culminating with three consecutive nights at Sumo Hall from October 16-18th.
The participants and blocks will be revealed later.
Below is the full schedule:
Saturday, September 19th – Osaka at Edion Arena
Sunday, September 20th – Osaka at Edion Arena
Wednesday, September 23rd – Hokkaido at Hokkai Kita Yell
Thursday, September 24th – Hokkaido at Hokkai Kita Yell
Sunday, September 27th – Kobe World Hall
Tuesday, September 29th – Korakuen Hall
Wednesday, September 30th – Korakuen Hall
Thursday, October 1st – Niigata at Aore Nagaoka
Monday, October 5th – Tagawa at Takamatsu City Gymnasium
Tuesday, October 6th – Hiroshima at Hiroshima Sun Plaza Hall
Wednesday, October 7th – Hiroshima at Hiroshima Sun Plaza Hall
Thursday, October 8th – Okayama at ZIP Arena
Saturday, October 10th – Osaka at Edion Arena
Sunday, October 11th – Aichi at Dolphins Arena
Tuesday, October 13th – Shizuoka at Hamamatsu Arena
Wednesday, October 14th – Kanagawa at Yokohama Budokan
Friday, October 16th – Sumo Hall
Saturday, October 17th – Sumo Hall
Sunday, October 18th – Sumo Hall