STARDOM To Take Part In Night Two Of NJPW Wrestle Kingdom 16

STARDOM is set to be at New Japan's Wrestle Kingdom 16.

NJPW has announced that on Night Two of Wrestle Kingdom 16, the best of STARDOM will compete in a "special matchup," though no further details were provided. This will mark the fifth time that the promotion has taken part in an NJPW event.

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From NJPW:

STARDOM’s best to hit the Tokyo Dome

Wrestle Kingdom 16 night two on January 5 2022 will see the best of STARDOM compete in a special matchup.

This marks the fifth time STARDOM has been a part of NJPW events. January 4 2020 and January 5 2021 saw STARDOM showcase matches for live crowds in the Tokyo Dome, while September 4 & 5 saw kickoff matches at Wrestle Grand Slam in MetLife Dome.

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