Press Release On GFW’s Relationship With New Japan Pro Wrestling, Jeff Jarrett Comments



GFW

Jeff Jarrett’s Global Force Wrestling issued the following:

GFW REACHES AGREEMENT WITH NEW JAPAN PRO WRESTLING

NASHVILLE – Global Force Wrestling has reached a partnership agreement with New Japan Pro Wrestling, the top wrestling promotion in the Eastern Hemisphere.

The companies will exchange talent for events in both the United States and Japan. NJPW originated in 1972 under the auspices of Japanese wrestling legend Antonio Inoki. It’s a globally recognized brand in the world of wrestling, and its attendance annually ranks among the best.

“New Japan Pro Wrestling is excited to align with Jeff Jarrett and his vision for Global Force Wrestling,” said Naoki Sugabayashi, NJPW chairman of the board. “Our brand is well known in many parts of the world, and this is an opportunity for us not only to expand it but to bring our fans the very best in wrestling talent from the West.”

Jarrett, the founder and CEO of GFW, is pleased to add this partnership to one already announced with top Mexican promotion AAA.

“What NJPW has done in the past 40 years speaks for itself,” Jarrett said. “Several top American stars have appeared there through the years, including current IWGP heavyweight champion AJ Styles.

“To be able to share our talent in Japan is exciting, and to bring the top Japanese stars here will expose our fan base to another exciting style and terrific brand, just like AAA. Global Force Wrestling will do everything possible to put the best possible talent in front of its rabid fans.”

GFW announced its partnership with AAA on April 29.



Recent Posts

Today In Wrestling History- August 20th

Today In Wrestling History- August 20th

Trivia 2007 – WWE officially announces that WWE Diva Search Winner Ashley Massaro would be tak...

Possible WWE Night Of Champions Title Match, Steph Presents Award To Komen Founder

Possible WWE Night Of Champions Title Match, Steph Presents Award To Komen Founder

- It appears Cesaro will be the next to challenge WWE United States Champion Sheamus, possibly at Ni...

Video Highlights From WWE Main Event (8/19/2014): Big Show vs. Erick Rowan & More

Video Highlights From WWE Main Event (8/19/2014): Big Show vs. Erick Rowan & More

Watch several video highlights from WWE Main Event. ...

WWE Network Schedule For Wednesday: Journey To SummerSlam With Rollins, Reigns, Ambrose

WWE Network Schedule For Wednesday: Journey To SummerSlam With Rollins, Reigns, Ambrose

Check out the full schedule for Wednesday, day 179 of the WWE Network launch: 12:00 am ET - Wrest...

WWE Network Exceeding Expectations In Canada, Post-SummerSlam Raw Twitter Ratings

WWE Network Exceeding Expectations In Canada, Post-SummerSlam Raw Twitter Ratings

- The WWE Network launch with Rogers Communications in Canada has been a success so far, exceeding e...