Tonight’s New Japan Pro Wrestling on AXS television shows features the following matches.
-Kazuchika Okada vs. EVIL for the IWGP Heavyweight Championship.
-Tetsuya Naito vs. Tomohiro Ishii (with Naito’s right to challenge for the IWGP Heavyweight Championship at the Tokyo Dome at stake).
-Kushida vs. Will Ospreay for the IWGP Jr. Heavyweight Championship.
Powell’s POV: The matches are from the King of Pro Wrestling that was held on October 9, 2017, in Tokyo. The show airs at 7CT/8ET with an 11CT/12ET replay. AXS is available on Ch. 340 on DirecTV and Ch. 167 on Dish Network, and on some cable systems.
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