First ever New Japan Cup USA to kick off NJPW Strong on NJPW World
A brand new weekly presentation from NJPW of America was formally announced toady. NJPW STRONG will see NJPW’s best compete every single Friday night starting August 7 at 10ET/9c/7P. Strong was announced in a special online press conference hosted by Kevin Kelly and NJPW of America CEO, Takami Ohbari.
Starting NJPW STRONG will be the first ever New japan Cup USA tournament. An eight man single elimination tournament contested over three weeks on STRONG, the winner will be granted a future opportunity to challenge for the IWGP United States Heavyweight Championship (New Japan Cup USA preview). But the action will not stop there, as STRONG continues to show the world’s best professional wrestling every single Friday night from here on out, with much more news to come! Stay tuned for more information, and don’t forget to end your week STRONG!