Lineup pushed out for the 12/15 show.
This week, New Japan Pro-Wrestling’s Best of the Super Juniors and World Tag League tournaments will conclude when both tournaments have their final matches on December 15th. SHO is scheduled to take on Hiromu Takahashi in the finals of Best of the Super Juniors and along with that, EVIL and Yujiro Takahashi are going up against the duo of YOSHI-HASHI and Hirooki Goto in the World Tag League finals.
The winners of those respective matches will have secured themselves a title opportunity at Wrestle Kingdom 16 in January. NJPW rolled out the lineup for the December 15th event and it is listed as followed:
- Best of the Super Juniors Tournament Final: Hiromu Takahashi vs. YOH
- World Tag League Tournament Final: YOSHI-HASHI & Hirooki Goto vs. Yujiro Takahashi & EVIL
- Shingo Takagi & BUSHI vs. Kazuchika Okada & Robbie Eagles
- SANADA & Tetsuya Naito vs. Jeff Cobb & Great-O-Khan
- Hiroshi Tanahashi, Yuji Nagata, Satoshi Kojima & Hiroyoshi Tenzan vs. BULLET CLUB (Tama Tonga, Tanga Loa, Bad Luck Fale & Chase Owens)
- Toru Yano, Togi Makabe, Tomoaki Honma & Master Wato vs. Taichi, Zack Sabre Jr., El Desperado & Yoshinobu Kanemaru
- Ryohei Oiwa & Tiger Mask vs. El Phantasmo & Taiji Ishimori
- Kosei Fujita, Yuto Nakashima & Ryusuke Taguchi vs. Suzuki-Gun (DOUKI, TAKA Michinoku & Minoru Suzuki)
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At the event, Katsuyori Shibata will be appearing and NJPW is promoting that he’ll be making a ‘major’ announcement.