Tajiri Set To Defend The MLW Middleweight Title In AJPW


Major League Wrestling (MLW) sent out the following press release today, announcing that Tajiri will be defending his MLW World Middleweight Championship in AJPW against Atsuki Aoyagi.

You can check out the official announcement below:

TAJIRI to defend MLW title in AJPW

All Japan Pro Wrestling to host interpromotional bout

The newly minted World Middleweight Champion Yoshihiro TAJIRI will defend the title in an All Japan Pro Wrestling ring.

MLW.com has confirmed that TAJIRI’s first title defense will take place on Sunday November 28th.

Atsuki Aoyagi, a talented AJPW grappler, will challenge TAJIRI in the historic title fight.

This marks the first MLW World Championship defense in an All Japan Pro Wrestling ring since 2003.

The announcement of the interpromotional championship bout comes just days after MLW CEO Court Bauer pondered such a match on Twitter.

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