By Jason Powell, Prowrestling.net Editor (@prowrestlingnet)
The following matches are announced for the New Japan Pro Wrestling “G1 Special” that will be held on July 7 in San Francisco, California at the Cow Palace.
-Kenny Omega vs. Cody for the IWGP Heavyweight Championship.
-The Young Bucks vs. Evil and Sanada for the IWGP Tag Team Championship.
-Jay White vs. Juice Robinson for the IWGP U.S. Championship.
-Kazuchika Okada and Will Ospreay vs. Tetsuya Naito and Bushi.
Powell’s POV: We’ll see how they fill out the remainder of the card, but this is a nice big four if that’s what they end up being. The show will be broadcast live on AXS TV and I will be doing live coverage that night. AXS is also holding a contest with two pairs of tickets to the event as prizes. For more details, visit Axs.tv.
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