Reigning IWGP Junior Tag Team Champion AKIRA may have taken the next big step in his career.
Fightful Select reports that AKIRA has signed a contract with Major League Wrestling. The two sides have been working on the deal since early November and the promotion is said to be very high on the 23-year-old indie wrestler talent. AKIRA has previously appeared for GCW, Beyond Wrestling, ICW, and others. He is expected to start with MLW soon.
AKIRA is currently signed to NJPW where he is a member of the United Empire and a current IWGP Junior Tag Team Champion.