New Japan Wrestling announced that the tag team "No Limit", Yujiro and Tetsuya Naito, are off New Japan cards as they are heading to TNA hoping to win New Japan’s IWGP Jr. Tag Team Title from current champions, The Motor City Machine Guns (Alex Shelly & Chris Sabin).
CMLL World Welterweight Champion, Mistico is scheduled to return to New Japan on 5/3.
Upcoming New Japan Events
NJPW “STRONG STYLE 37TH ANNIVERSARY”, 3/6/08 (Samurai! TV)
1. Super Strong Machine 25th Anniversary Match: Riki Choshu, Super Strong Machine & Hiro Saito vs. Shiro Koshinaka, Akira Nogami & Masashi Aoyagi
NJPW “EXCITING BATTLE IN OKINAWA 2009″, 3/29/09
1. Okinawa Pro Offer Match: Super Delfin, Kaijin Habu Otoko & Menso~re Oyaji vs. Shisaou , Captain “Churaumi Pirates” Zack & Mil Mongoose 2. Hiroshi Tanahashi vs. Karl Anderson
The schedule for April’s “CIRCUIT 2009 NEW JAPAN BRAVE” has been announced. This bridges the April Sumo Hall and May Fukuoka International Center super-shows, so is likely to focus around the New Japan Cup winner’s quest for momentum leading into his challenge against the winner of Tanahashi vs. Angle
– 4/11 @ Twin Messe Shizuoka