The stipulation for Toru Yano vs. Bad Luck Fale is set.
NJPW announced Yano and Fale will battle in a Bodyslam or Last Cornerpad Match. The stipulation was picked by Yano and won the fan vote ahead of their December 23 bout. Fale picked a Bodyslam match. The way to win the match is to either bodyslam your opponent or remove the last cornerpad from the ring post.
Over the past week, voting has been underway to determine the stipulation in the final KOPW2020 defence, with December 23 seeing NJPW’s last matches of the year. After 24,639 votes were cast worldwide, the results are as follows:
Bad Luck Fale, Bodyslam Match: 5813 votes, 23.6%
Toru Yano, Bodyslam or Last Cornerpad Match: 18,826, 76.4%
Toru Yano’s rules will win out, and the KOPW2020 match tomorrow night will be contested as a Bodyslam or Last Cornerpad Match! Who emerges with the KOPW trophy?
Fightful will have full results from the December 23 NJPW Road to Tokyo Dome event following the conclusion of the show.
You can check out the full card for the event by clicking here.