Hiromu Takahashi To Miss Upcoming Events With Shoulder Injury

Hiromu Takahashi won't be available for upcoming NJPW events.

NJPW announced Hirumo suffered a shoulder injury and will miss night three (July 29) and four July 31) of NJPW Summer Series. Hiromu wrestled at night two of Summer Struggle, teaming with SANADA & Tetsuya Naito in a loss to Bullet Club members Dick Togo, EVIL & Taiji Ishimori.

He is still scheduled to defend the IWGP Junior Heavyweight Championship against Ishimori on August 29.

From NJPW:

Due to an injury to his left shoulder, NJPW medical staff have determined that Hiromu Takahashi will not be able to appear on cards from tonight’s Hamamatsu event. Changes have been made to cards for tonight and Friday July 31 in Korakuen Hall accordingly.

We apologize to fans who were looking forward to seeing Takahashi wrestle and appreciate your understanding.

Hiromu Takahashi is expected to return in time for his scheduled IWGP Junior Heavyweight Championship defense against Taiji Ishimori on August 29 in Jingu Stadium.

Card changes are as follows:

Summer Struggle night 3- Act City Hamamatsu

Match 6

Hiromu Takahashi, Tetsuya Naito & BUSHI vs EVIL, Dick Togo & Taiji Ishimori–>

Tetsuya Naito & BUSHI vs EVIL & Taiji Ishimori

Summer Struggle night 4- Korakuen Hall

Match 5

Hiromu Takahashi, Tetsuya Naito & BUSHI vs EVIL, Dick Togo & Taiji Ishimori–>

Tetsuya Naito & BUSHI vs EVIL & Taiji Ishimori

If you missed anything from night two of Summer Struggle, check out Fightful's results from the show by clicking here.

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