The title bout is official.
NJPW confirmed that KENTA will defend his STRONG Openweight Championship against Eddie Edwards at NJPW Capital Collision.
The bout was set up following NJPW x IMPACT Multiverse United when KENTA was cutting a promo backstage and he was confronted by Edwards. KENTA successfully defended his STRONG Openweight Title against Minoru Suzuki at Multiverse United.
Now official for 4/15!— NJPW Global (@njpwglobal) April 1, 2023
After a challenge issued backstage at Multiverse United, Eddie Edwards will challenge KENTA for the STRONG Openweight Championship at Capital Collision!
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Last night at Multiverse United, @KENTAG2S defended #njpwSTRONG Openweight gold- and was confronted by @TheEddieEdwards backstage!— NJPW Global (@njpwglobal) April 1, 2023
Ten years removed from matches in Pro-Wrestling NOAH, a title bout at Capital Collision 4/15?
TICKETS: https://t.co/H1QVNNMSG7 #njcapital pic.twitter.com/G74Pi3SqZE
Here is the current lineup for NJPW Capital Collision:
NJPW Capital Collision (4/15)
- Fred Rosser vs. Juice Robinson
- Rocky Romero, Lio Rush, The DKC, Tomohiro Ishii, & Clark Connors vs. Volador Jr., Mike Bailey, Gabriel Kidd, Kevin Knight, & KUSHIDA
- Shane Haste & Bad Dude Tito vs. The West Coast Wrecking Crew (Royce Isaacs & Jorel Nelson)
- STRONG Openweight Championship: KENTA (c) vs. Eddie Edwards
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