By Jason Powell, ProWrestling.net Editor (@prowrestlingnet)
New Japan Pro Wrestling has announced the following matches for the opening night of the G1 Tournament that will be held tonight in Dallas, Texas at American Airlines Center.
-Kazuchika Okada vs. Hiroshi Tanahashi in an A Block tournament match.
-Kota Ibushi vs. Kenta in an A Block tournament match.
-Sanada vs. Zack Sabre Jr. in an A Block tournament match.
-Evil vs. Bad Luck Fale in an A Block tournament match.
-Will Ospreay vs. Lance Archer in an A Block tournament match.
-Jushin Liger, Juice Robinson, and Toru Yano vs. Tetsuya Naito, Shingo Takagi, and Bushi.
-Jay White and Chase Owens vs. Yoshi-Hashi and Hirooki Goto.
-Tomohiro Ishii and Shota Umino vs. Jeff Cobb and Ren Narita.
-Tama Tonga and Tanga Loa vs. Sho and Yoh.
Powell’s POV: NJPW previously announced that Jon Moxley will not appear on this show despite being in the G1 tournament. Join me for live coverage on as the show airs on AXS-TV beginning at 5CT/6ET. It is listed as a four-hour event on the AXS-TV website. Dot Net Members will hear my audio review afterward.
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