Six-man tag headlining 4/2 NJPW Strong

Three matches made official for the first NJPW Strong episode of April 2021

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NJPW Strong is going to be presenting the New Japan Cup USA tournament but prior to that tournament kicking off, several ‘Road to’ shows are taking place and the lineup for the first episode of April has been announced.

There are three matches set for the one hour program and headlining the show is a six-man tag that will see Brody King team with Logan and Sterling Riegel to take on Tom Lawlor, Chris Dickinson and J.R. Kratos.

  • Rocky Romero vs. Kevin Knight
  • TJP & Alex Coughlin vs. Misterioso & Jordan Clearwater
  • Brody King, Logan & Sterling Riegel vs. Tom Lawlor, Chris Dickinson & J.R. Kratos

Below are the first round match ups in the 2021 New Japan Cup USA tournament:

  • Lio Rush vs. Clark Connors
  • Brody King vs. Chris Dickinson
  • Ren Narita vs. Tom Lawlor
  • Hikuleo vs. Fred Rosser

Brody King closed out Ring of Honor’s 19th Anniversary pay-per-view this past weekend when his new faction was revealed and they ambushed Jay Lethal after the ROH World Championship main event. King’s faction consists of Tony Deppen, Chris Dickinson and Homicide.

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