Coming off the back of an incredibly successful Wrestle Kingdom 12 event, New Japan Pro Wrestling has announced it will be touring Australia in February.
New Japan will be performing four live shows, named ‘The Fallout Down Under,’ with the first date being Friday 2/16 in Adelaide at the Titanium Arena.
Following that New Japan will perform on Saturday 2/17 in Melbourne at Festival Hall, Sunday 2/18 in Sydney at Quay Centre and Monday 2/19 in Perth at HBF Stadium.
The talents announced for the events are; IWGP Heavyweight Champion, Kazuchika Okada, IWGP Tag Team Champions SANADA & EVIL, IWGP Junior Heavyweight Champion Will Ospreay, IWGP Junior Heavyweight Tag Team Champions The Young Bucks, IWGP Intercontinental Champion Hiroshi Tanahashi, Cody Rhodes, Minoru Suzuki, KUSHIDA, Tomohiro Ishii, Bad Luck Fale, The Guerrillas of Destiny, Lance Archer, KUSHIDA and Juice Robinson.
Young Lion Heading To Mexico
It has also been announced that Young Lion, Hirai Kawato is being sent to Mexico on excursion following the 1/22 show in the Korakuen Hall in Tokyo.