New Japan Pro Wrestling on AXS: IWGP Heavyweight Championship matches

By Jason Powell, Editor (@prowrestlingnet)

Tonight’s New Japan Pro Wrestling on AXS television shows feature the following matches.

-Hiroshi Tanahashi vs. Jay White for the IWGP Heavyweight Championship.


-Kenny Omega vs. Hiroshi Tanahashi for the IWGP Heavyweight Championship.

Powell’s POV: The first match was taped at NJPW New Beginning on February 2 in Sapporo, Japan. The Omega match is from the January 4 Wrestle Kingdom event. The first show airs tonight at 7CT/8ET, and the second show airs at 9ET/10CT. AXS is available on Ch. 340 on DirecTV and Ch. 167 on Dish Network, and on some cable systems.

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