By Jason Powell, ProWrestling.net Editor (@prowrestlingnet)
-Alex Coughlin suffered a neck injury and is unable to wrestle on the upcoming Strong events. Read the official announcement at NJPW1972.com.
-ACH will appear on Friday’s NJPW Strong online show. ACH will team with TJP and Alex Zayne to face PJ Black, Misterioso, and Blake Christian in a six-man tag match. Read more on NJPW Strong here.
Powell’s POV: Friday’s Strong will feature the semifinals of the New Japan Cup USA show with Jeff Cobb vs. Kenta, and David Finlay vs. Tama Tonga, and a tag match with Clark Connors and Jordan Clearwater vs. Barrett Brown and Logan Reigel. Anish V’s written reviews and member exclusive audio reviews are available on Saturday mornings.
The new edition of the Pro Wrestling Boom Podcast with Jason Powell features referee Rob Page discussing the difficulty of reffing tag matches in the modern era, making three counts if a wrestler's shoulders are down even if it wasn't the planned finish, the growth of F1rst Wrestling, and more...