Those in attendance at WWE's house show on June 28th will witness a Hall Of Fame speech from a recent inductee.

WWE Hall Of Famer Hisashi Shinma was inducted into the WWE Hall Of Fame during WrestleMania 35 weekend via the Legacy Wing portion of the Hall Of Fame. WWE's Japanese website is advertising that Shinma will deliver his Hall Of Fame speech on June 28th in Tokyo and here's the bio that is published on WWE Japan's official website:


On the first day of the WWE Japan Tour “WWE Live Tokyo” (at Ryogoku Kokugikan), which will be held for two days, on June 28 (Friday), the commemoration of the inclusion of the Hall of Fame, the Hall of Fame of Hisashi Shinma It was decided to carry out the ceremony.
Mr. Shinma will be held in the New York / New Jersey area in April this year at the “WWE Hall of Fame” held the day before “Wrestle Mania 35”, not only Japan but also the world for many years In recognition of his achievements in the wrestling world, he entered the Hall of Fame in the legacy category.

We will hold a ceremony again in front of WWE Universe (fans) in Japan for WWE Japan performances and congratulate them for their great achievements.

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Shinma was a former on-screen figurehead for the WWF as he served as the President of the promotion. The Tokyo Sports Lifetime Achievement Award winner booked for New Japan Pro-Wrestling and was a part of the reason that the talent-sharing agreement between WWF and New Japan Pro-Wrestling commenced.

WWE is holding live events in Japan on June 28th and June 29th and below are the advertised match cards for those respective events:


June 28th (Fri)
* WWE Universal Championship

Seth Rollins (c) vs. Shinsuke Nakamura

* Triple H, AJ Styles, Luke Gallows, Karl Anderson vs. Drew McIntyre, Baron Corbin, Bobby Lashley & Samoa Joe

* RAW Women's Championship
Becky Lynch (c) vs. Alexa Bliss

* WWE Women's Tag Team Championships
The IIconics (c) vs. Asuka & Kairi Sane

* RAW Tag Team Championships
Zack Ryder & Curt Hawkins vs. The Revival (c)

* Braun Strowman vs. Robert Roode

* Ricochet vs. Cesaro

June 29 (Saturday):
* Seth Rollins, Braun Strowman & AJ Styles vs. Baron Corbin, Drew McIntyre & Bobby Lashley

* RAW Women's Championship -- Triple Threat Match
Becky Lynch (c) vs. Asuka vs. Alexa Bliss

* Shinsuke Nakamura vs. Robert Roode

* RAW Tag Team Championships -- Triple Threat Tag Team Match
Zack Ryder & Curt Hawkins vs. The Revival (c) vs. Luke Gallows & Karl Anderson

* Ricochet vs. Cesaro

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