NJPW IWGP Heavyweight Champion Kenny Omega will be facing his former Bullet Club ally Cody Rhodes at this weekend’s NJPW G1 Climax San Francisco event, and there is plenty at stake aside from the IWGP Title.
Kenny Omega issued the following Tweet, revealing that the encounter between him and Rhodes will be their last match, and whoever wins will not only walk away with the Title, but will also be named the official leader of Bullet Club.
G1 in San Francisco airs live at 8pm EST this coming Saturday night on AXS TV, and ProWrestling.com will be providing complete, LIVE coverage of the event so be sure to join us then!
— Kenny Omega (@KennyOmegamanX) July 4, 2018
Rhodes responded to a fan commenting on Omega’s announcement with the following:
Not gonna’ 2 sweet you. I’m gonna’ self finance/promote the biggest non-WWE event in over a decade, guest on a network show, be one of the 1st independent Funko Pops, sell my merchandise on retail shelves worldwide ya’
Bullet Club should be part of your identity, not all of it https://t.co/PyfQpyKPbf
— Cody Rhodes (@CodyRhodes) July 4, 2018