WWE Interested In Another Top Japanese Star, WWE Stars Talk Super Villains, WWE-Malaysia

– WWE is said to be interested in current IWGP Jr. Champion Kota Ibushi, who is considered by some to be the best high-flyer in wrestling. Last year Ibushi became the first Japanese wrestler to sign a dual contract where he’s a regular with the DDT promotion but works big shows for New Japan Pro Wrestling.

– WWE confirmed via press release on Wednesday that they will be returning to Malaysia, for the first time since 2002, this coming October. They will run two shows at the Putra Stadium in Kuala Lumpur on Friday, October 10th and Saturday, October 11th. Tickets go on sale Saturday, May 31st at 10am through TicketPro. Stars scheduled include John Cena, The Wyatt Family, The Shield, Bad News Barrett and more.

– WWE Superstars discuss super villains on the latest WWE Inbox:

(Partial source: Wrestling Observer Newsletter)

  • Coke Ibushi

    Honestly, it would fit what he wants to do. He has stated that he wants to share his love of pro wrestling to the world, and the WWE is the place to do it. I just want to see where they deal with Devitt and KENTA first.