Tonight’s New Japan Pro Wrestling on AXS television show features the following match.
-AJ Styles vs. Kota Ibushi for the IWGP Heavyweight Championship.
Powell’s POV: NJPW airs at 8:00 p.m. CT and there is also an 11:30 p.m. CT replay. AXS is available on Ch. 340 on DirecTV and Ch. 167 on Dish Network, as well as on some cable systems. Mauro Ranallo and Josh Barnett are on commentary for the last time. Jim Ross will make his debut as the play-by-play voice with Barnett as the color commentator next week.