-- New Japan Pro Wrestling has announced the following card, which will feature the first round matches from the 2014 New Japan Cup…

NJPW "NEW JAPAN CUP 2014", 3/15/2014 [Sat] 18:30 @ Korakuen Hall in Tokyo

(1) NEW JAPAN CUP 2014 1st Round Match: Yujiro Takahashi vs. Shelton "X" Benjamin

(2) NEW JAPAN CUP 2014 1st Round Match: Toru Yano vs. Minoru Suzuki

(3) NEW JAPAN CUP 2014 1st Round Match: Katsuyori Shibata vs. "The Machine Gun" Karl Anderson

(4) NEW JAPAN CUP 2014 1st Round Match: Hirooki Goto vs. Doc Gallows

(5) Special 6 Man Tag Match: Hiroshi Tanahashi, Kota Ibushi & El Desperado vs. Kazuchika Okada, Gedo & Jado

(6) NEW JAPAN CUP 2014 1st Round Match: Lance Archer vs. Prince Devitt

(7) NEW JAPAN CUP 2014 1st Round Match: Togi Makabe vs. Bad Luck Fale

(8) NEW JAPAN CUP 2014 1st Round Match: Tetsuya Naito vs. Tomohiro Ishii

(9) NEW JAPAN CUP 2014 1st Round Match: Shinsuke Nakamura vs. Davey Boy Smith Jr.

The winners of the first round will then move on to the second round matches on March 23 in Nagoya. Then the winner of those matches will move on to the semi-finals and then ultimately to the final match of the Cup on March 23 in Hyogo, Japan.

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