NJPW STRONG Preview: Juice Robinson’s debut, Rosser v Lawlor 【NJoA】

Juice Robinson to wrestle on NJPW STRONG for the first time Friday 



With the NJPW STRONG debut of Juice Robinson and the return of ‘Filthy’ Tom Lawlor, there’s a lot to get excited for this Friday at 10e/9c!


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Main event: Tama Tonga vs PJ Black 

Now confirmed for World Tag League alongside brother Tanga Loa, Tama Tonga headlines NJPW STRONG this week by testing himself outside of his tag team comfort zone. Going one on one with PJ Black, Tonga will wrestle his first singles match since New Japan Cup USA, and will have his work cut out for him against a proficient and versatile competitor in the form of Black. Who emerges on top?

3rd Match: Juice Robinson, Brody King & Karl Fredericks vs BULLET CLUB (Jay White, Tanga Loa & Chase Owens)

Juice Robinson finally makes his long awaited Friday night debut on NJPW STRONG as he forms an impressive trio with Karl Fredericks and the power house that is Brody King. Juice and company will have their work cut out for them however as they face January 5’s Tokyo Dome headliner Jay White, Tanga Loa and Chase Owens. Will Robinson, King and Fredericks be greater than the already impressive sum of their parts? They’ll need to be to gain victory.

2nd Match: Fred Rosser vs ‘Filthy’ Tom Lawlor

The second match of the evening sees Fred Rosser go one on one with ‘Filthy’ Tom Lawlor. An unexpected matchup that few could have predicted to take place in an NJPW ring at the start of 2020, this clash of styles will nonetheless be a thrill to watch. The classical American pro-wrestling stylings of Rosser will clash with the MMA and pro hybrid style of Tom Lawlor for a singles confrontation you do not want to miss!

1st Match: ACH & Blake Christian vs Adrian Quest & Alex Zayne

Kicking off the night on NJPW STRONG, ACH teams with a man he could potentially face in the Super J-Cup 2020 final, Blake Christian, as they face Alex Zayne and Adrian Quest. Two formidable high fliers in their own right, Quest and Zayne will seek revenge for not being in the SJC lineup, and Zayne will pick up a storied independent wrestling rivalry with Christian in the process.