New Japan Pro Wrestling will not hold their New Japan Rumble at Wrestle Kingdom 13 in January. Instead, they will have a NEVER Openweight Six-Man Tag Team Title number one contender Gauntlet match. The teams competing have been announced on NJPW’s official website. Check them out here:
- Hirooki Goto, Beretta, and Chucky T
- Minoru Suzuki, Lance Archer, and Davey Boy Smith Jr.
- Ryusuke Taguchi, Togi Makabe, and Toru Yano
- Michael Elgin, Jeff Cobb, and David Finlay
- Marty Scurrl, Adam “Hangman” Page, and Yujiro Takahashi
Also, check out the updated Wrestle Kingdom 13 card:
- IWGP Heavyweight Championship: (C) Kenny Omega vs. Hiroshi Tanahashi
- IWGP Intercontinental Championship: (C) Chris Jericho vs. Tetsuya Naito
- IWGP Jr. Heavyweight Championship: (C) KUSHIDA vs. Taiji Ishimori
- IWGP United States Championship: (C) Cody Rhodes vs. Juice Robinson
- IWGP Tag Team Championship: (C) G.O.D. vs. Evil and Sanada v. The Young Bucks
- IWGP Jr. Heavyweight Tag Team Championship: (C) Yoshinobu Kanemaru and El Desperado vs. Roppongi 3K
- Kazuchika Okada vs. Jay White
- NEVER Openweight Championship: (C) Kota Ibushi vs. Will Osprey
- RevPro British Heavyweight Championship: (C) Tomohiro Ishii vs. Zack Sabre Jr.