GHC Tag Team Champion Naomichi Marufuji suffered a left hamstring tear and a left shoulder contusion during the company’s Global League tournament on 11/24. The injury took Marufuji out of the Global League finals, where he was replaced by Katsuhiko Nakajima. Now Pro Wrestling NOAH has announced that due to the severity of the injury, Marufuji will vacate the GHC Tag Team Championship. According to The Wrestling Observer, a tournament will be held on 12/7.
Marufuji has held the tag titles since July 28th, alongside Akitoshi Saito.