Wrestling Dontaku card revealed for 5/3 in Fukuoka

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Wrestling Dontaku will include a first-time singles meeting between former LIJ stablemates SANADA and Hiromu Takahashi.

The two will headline the 5/3 event in Fukuoka for the IWGP World Heavyweight Championship, which SANADA won at Sakura Genesis and was promptly challenged for by the IWGP Jr. Heavyweight Champion.

Several title matches have been penciled in for Wrestling Dontaku, providing the champions retain their titles at Capital Collision this Saturday in the U.S.

NJPW will also release the cards for the annual Best of the Super Juniors tournament at the show in Fukuoka.

Below is the current lineup for Wrestling Dontaku:
*IWGP Heavyweight Championship: SANADA © vs. Hiromu Takahashi
*NEVER Openweight Championship: Tama Tonga © vs. David Finlay
*NEVER Openweight 6-Man Championship: Minoru Suzuki, El Desperado & Ren Narita © vs. Kazuchika Okada, TBA & TBA
*Zack Sabre Jr. vs. Jeff Cobb
*KENTA vs. Hikuleo
*Tetsuya Naito, Shingo Takagi & BUSHI vs. Taichi, Yoshinobu Kanemaru & DOUKI
*TJP, Francesco Akira & Aaron Henare vs. Shota Umino, KUSHIDA & Kevin Knight
*Aussie Open & Great O-Khan vs. Shane Haste, Mikey Nicholls & Kosei Fujita
*Hirooki Goto, YOSHI-HASHI, Toru Yano & YOH vs. EVIL, Yujiro Takahashi, SHO & Dick Togo

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