During NJPW’s World Tag League finals event on Sunday morning, it was revealed that Kota Ibushi will defend the Openweight Title against Will Ospreay at Wrestle Kingdom 13.
This event goes down on January 4, 2019, at the Tokyo Dome in Tokyo, Japan and will air live on NJPW World and air on Fite TV.
The match was set up once Ibushi defeated Hirooki Goto to win the title while Ospreay won a number one contender’s match when he beat Taichi at Sunday’s show.
Here is the updated card:
IWGP Heavyweight Title Match: Kenny Omega (c) vs Hiroshi Tanahashi
IWGP Intercontinental Title Match: Chris Jericho (c) vs Tetsuya Naito
NEVER Openweight Title Match: Kota Ibushi (c) vs Will Ospreay
IWGP Junior Heavyweight Tag Team Title Match: Yoshinobu Kanemaru and El Desperado (c) vs. Sho and Yoh vs. Bushi and Shingo Takagi)
IWGP Tag Team Title Match: Tonga and Tanga Loa (c) vs. The Young Bucks vs. EVIL and SANADA
IWGP Junior Heavyweight Title Match: KUSHIDA (c) vs. Taiji Ishimori
Rev Pro British Heavyweight Title Match: Tomohiro Ishii (c) vs Zack Sabre Jr
Kazuchika Okada vs. Jay White