Three Big Championship Matches Confirmed For NJPW's NEW BEGINNING Pay-Per-View
New Japan has confirmed its first big pay-per-view following Wrestle Kingdom 15, which will see three championship matches including Kota Ibushi defending the IWGP Heavyweight and Intercontinental titles.
The next big NJPW show has been confirmed!
New Japan has revealed that their New Beginning pay-per-view will be a two-night event that features three championship matches on February 10 and 11. At Wrestle Kingdom 15, SANADA confronted IWGP Heavyweight and Intercontinental Champion Kota Ibushi for a title match, and the 38-year-old agreed to give the Los Ingobernables de Japon member a crack at the title.
Now, that title match has been set as the main event for February 11. Also, the IWGP Junior Heavyweight and IWGP Heavyweight Tag Team titles will be on the line as Hiromu Takahashi and Guerrillas of Destiny will defend their respective belts against SHO and Dangerous Tekkers.
Check out the full line-up for the two-night New Beginning pay-per-view:
February 10 - New Beginning in Hiroshima Night One
Gabriel Kidd, Yuya Uemura, Yota Tsuji vs. Yoshinobu Kanemaru, El Desperado, Minoru Suzuki
Master Wato vs. BUSHI
YOSHI-HASHI, Tomohiro Ishii, Hirooki Goto, Toru Yano, Kazuchika Okada vs. El Phantasmo, Taiji Isjimori, Dick Togo, Yujiro Takahashi, EVIL
Tomoaki Honma & Kota Ibushi vs. Tetsuya Naito & SANADA
IWGP Heavyweight Tag Team Championships: Tanga Loa & Tama Tonga (c) vs. Zack Sabre Jr & Taichi
IWGP Junior Heavyweight Championship: Hiromu Takahashi (c) vs. SHO
February 11 - New Beginning in Hiroshima Night Two
YOSHI-HASHI, Tomohiro Ishii, Hirooki Goto vs. Gabriel Kidd, Yuya Uemura, Yota Tsuji
Yoshinobu Kanemaru, El Desperado, Minoru Suzuki vs. El Phantasmo, Taiji Ishimori, Yujiro Takahashi
Master Wato, SHO, Tomoaki Honma vs. BUSHI, Hiromu Takahashi, Tetsuya Naito
Toru Yano & Kazuchika Okada vs. Dick Togo & EVIL
DOUKI, Zack Sabre Jr, Taichi vs. Jado, Tanga Loa, Tama Tonga
IWGP Heavyweight and Intercontinental Championships: Kota Ibushi (c) vs. SANADA