According to a report from the Wrestling Observer Newsletter, Ben-K tested positive for COVID-19 on May 15th. Due to this, he has been pulled from the Dragon Gate King of Gate tournament. Ben-K had a high fever and mild symptoms but is doing okay now.
Naruki Doi has also been pulled from the tournament. Both men will be forfeiting their A Block matches. Doi was in the ring with Ben-K and was forced to quarantine for two weeks because of it.