NJPW G1 Climax Primer

 

 

 

 

The 27th edition of New Japan’s G1 Climax tournament begins on Monday and if you’ve ever thought about dipping your toe in the water now’s the time to do it. The format provides a great opportunity for new viewers to familiarise themselves with the heavyweights of the company and will set up the next six months of feuds, taking us all the way up to Wrestle Kingdom in January. I hope this guide will encourage some of you to get in on some of the best wrestling in the world. Let’s get to it!

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NJPW Best of the Super Juniors 24: Final

 

 

 

 

June 3rd, 17:00 from Yoyogi 2nd Gymnasium, Tokyo

On this, the fourteenth day of the tournament, we arrive at the final. KUSHIDA faces Will Ospreay, and the winner will claim the title of Best of the Super Juniors and earn themselves a shot at Hiromu Takahashi’s IWGP Junior Heavyweight Championship. Elsewhere, a card made up tag matches should give us some added hype and detail for next weekend’s Dominion.

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