Tonight’s New Japan Pro Wrestling on AXS television shows feature the following matches.
-Kushida vs. Jushin Thunder Liger for the IWGP Jr. Heavyweight Championship.
-Kazuchika Okada vs. Sanada.
-Hirooki Goto vs. Evil.
-Katsuyori Shibata vs. Yuji Nagata for the Openweight Championship.
-Hiroshi Tanahashi, Michael Elgin, and Yoshitatsu vs. Kenny Omega and The Young Bucks try to reclaim the Never Openweight Six-Man Tag Titles.
-Tetsuya Naito vs. Tomohiro Ishii for the IWGP Heavyweight Championship (at Wrestling Dontaku 2016).
Powell’s POV: The first episode of NJPW airs at 7CT/8ET with the second and third episodes immediately following. AXS is available on Ch. 340 on DirecTV and Ch. 167 on Dish Network, and on some cable systems.