New Japan Pro Wrestling (NJPW) has announced several matches for their Wrestle Kingdom 13 card in January. The show will go down from Tokyo, Japan in the Tokyo Dome on January 4th. NJPW held a press conference for the event last night featuring IWGP Jr. Heavyweight champion KUSHIDA, Taiji Ishimori, Jay White, Kazuchika Okada, and Tetsuya Naito.
It was revealed that several title match-ups will be a part of the annual NJPW show. One interesting revelation was that for the first time since Wrestle Kingdom 9 Kazuchika Okada will not be involved in the main event. Check out the updated card for Wrestle Kingdom 13 below:
- IWGP Heavyweight Championship match: (C) Kenny Omega vs. Hiroshi Tanahashi
- IWGP Intercontinental Championship match: (C) Chris Jericho vs. Tetsuya Naito
- IWGP Jr. Heavyweight Championship: (C) KUSHIDA vs. Taiji Ishimori
- IWGP Jr. Heavyweight Tag Team Championship: Yoshinobu Kanemaru & El Desperado vs. Roppongi 3K
- Kazuchika Okada vs. Jay White