All Japan's Champion Carnival 2021 is in the books and a first-time winner has been crowned.
Jake Lee won the annual AJPW Champion Carnival tournament, defeating Kento Miyahara to move to 12 points in the tournament. Lee suffered losses Yuma Aoyagi and Suwama during his run in the tournament.
Lee will now challenge Suwama, the reigning Triple Crown champion, on May 16 in Ota Ward Gymnasium. Suwama has been the champion since March 23, 2020. Suwama finished this year's Champion Carnival tournament with 10 points.
The 2021 Champion Carnival winner!— AJPW International (@ajpwint) May 3, 2021
For the first time in his career, the leader of the TOTAL ECLIPSE,
-- Jake Lee --
We'll be back on May 16th at Ota Gymnasium for "Champions Night"#ajpw #ajpwint #ajpwtv #2021cc pic.twitter.com/8c6yxyv1Q0
Last year's Champion Carnival tournament winner Zeus also finished the 2021 tournament with 10 points.