New Japan Pro Wrestling on AXS: G1 Supercard part one featuring a pair of IWGP title matches

By Jason Powell, Editor (@prowrestlingnet)

Tonight’s New Japan Pro Wrestling on AXS television show features the following matches.

-Jay White defends vs. Kazuchika Okada for the IWGP Heavyweight Championship

-Tetsuya Naito vs. Kota Ibushi for the IWGP Intercontinental Championship.

-Zack Sabre Jr. vs. Hiroshi Tanahashi for the British Heavyweight Championship.

Powell’s POV: AXS is airing the ROH and NJPW G1 Supercard in a pair of two-hour parts beginning tonight at 7C/8ET. The second part will air a week from tonight. The replay of the New Japan Cup tournament final airs tonight at 9CT/10ET, and a replay of the first part of the G1 Supercard follows at 10CT/11ET. AXS is available on Ch. 340 on DirecTV and Ch. 167 on Dish Network, and on some cable systems.

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