Report: Hulk Hogan Asked NJPW For $750,000

New Japan Pro Wrestling turned down Hulk Hogan's offer. 

According to Sports Illustrated, Hulk Hogan was turned down when he asked for $750,000 from New Japan Pro Wrestling for an appearance. Reportedly, the promotion wanted Hogan to appear at Wrestle Kingdom 12 as a member of the Bullet Club

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Hogan last appeared in New Japan Pro Wrestling in 2003, he had one match. Before then, Hogan was wrestling there in the 1990s and 1980s. He had a lot of matches with NJPW founder Antonio Inoki. Other names he wrestled include The Great Muta and Stan Hansen. He never held a championship in Japan. 

Hogan has not been seen in a wrestling ring since he left WWE in 2015. He was there in a non-wrestling role. He stopped appearing on WWE and was eventually released by the company during a controversy regarding his sex tape and his use of a racial slur. His last match was in Impact Wrestling in 2012. His last pay-per-view match was against Sting at Bound for Glory in 2011.

Fightful Wrestling will continue to cover Hogan's status with any wrestling promotion. 

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