Final Card & Live Coverage Info for Tonight’s NJPW Wrestle Kingdom 12; Jericho vs Omega, Okada vs Naito, More

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The time has almost come wrestling fans, as we are less than one day away from Wrestle Kingdom 12 in Tokyo Dome! Kazuchika Okada defends his record-breaking IWGP Heavyweight Championship reign against the winner of the 2017 G1 Climax and the leader of Japan’s most famous faction, Testuya Naito. Plus Kenny Omega faces Chris Jericho in what promises to be a violent international dream match, Cody Rhodes faces Kota Ibushi and more!

The show kicks off at 3:00 a.m. EST on January 4th, broadcast live on New Japan World with both Japanese and English commentary available. There will be a pre-show starting one hour earlier showcasing the annual New Japan Rumble match that always features a few fun surprises.  You can subscribe now for less than $9 per month at njpwworld.com!

ProWrestling.com will have complete and exclusive live coverage beginning with the pre-show at 2:00 a.m. EST. Below is the final match card.


WRESTLE KINGDOM PRE-SHOW on NEW JAPAN WORLD @2AM EST

New Japan Rumble

WRESTLE KINGDOM 12 on NEW JAPAN WORLD @3AM EST

IWGP Jr. Tag Team Championship
Sho & Yo (c) vs. The Young Bucks

NEVER 6-Man Tag Team Championship Gauntlet
– Guerrillas of Destiny & Bad Luck Fale (c)
– Ryusuke Taguchi, Juice Robinson & Togi Makabe
– Tomohiro Ishii, Toru Yano & Beretta
– War Machine & Michael Elgin
– Zack Sabre Jr., Takashi Iizuka & Taichi

Special Singles Match
Kota Ibushi vs. Cody Rhodes

IWGP Tag Team Championship
Killer Elite Squad (c) vs. Sanada & Evil

NEVER Openweight Championship: Hair vs. Hair Match
Minoru Suzuki (c) vs. Hirooki Goto

IWGP Jr. Heavyweight Championship
Marty Scurll (c) vs. Will Ospreay vs. KUSHIDA vs. Hiromu Takahashi

IWGP Intercontinental Championship
Hiroshi Tanahashi (c) vs. Jay White

IWGP U.S. Heavyweight Championship: No Disqualification Match
Kenny Omega (c) vs. Chris Jericho

IWGP Heavyweight Championship
Kazuchika Okada (c) vs. Tetsuya Naito

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