New Japan Pro-Wrestling has confirmed when fans will finally see the new-look IWGP World Heavyweight Championship.
According to a new announcement from NJPW, the new IWGP World Heavyweight Championship will be unveiled on March 30 during their Road to Sakura Genesis event at Korakuen Hall. Current IWGP Heavyweight Champion and IWGP Intercontinental Champion Kota Ibushi will receive the title ahead of his title defense on March 4.
At Sakura Genesis on April 4, IWGP World Heavyweight Champion Kota Ibushi will defend his brand new title for the very first time against Will Ospreay in our main event.
Days before this huge kard in Ryogoku, fans can witness the future of NJPW competition in Korakuen Hall. On March 30’s Road to Sakura Genesis event, the brand new championship belt will see its first public reveal!
Watch this historic occasion LIVE on NJPW World!