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NJPW to crown a new IWGP World Heavyweight Champion at Dominion



New Japan Pro Wrestling has shared its plans for how it will crown a new IWGP World Heavyweight Champion.

Kazuchika Okada will face Shingo Takagi for the vacant title at NJPW Dominion.

The title has been vacant since May 20th when Will Ospreay vacated the title due to a neck injury. Originally, Okada had been scheduled to face Ospreay for the title at Wrestle Grand Slam on May 29th, but the show was postponed.

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This show will take place on Monday, June 7 in Osaka-Jo Hall. Here is the updated card for the show:

IWGP World Heavyweight Championship: Kazuchika Okada vs. Shingo Takagi

IWGP Jr. Heavyweight Championship: El Desperado (champion) vs. YOH

Kota Ibushi vs. Jeff Cobb