NJPW Announces They’re Bringing Back The Young Lion Cup

According to The Wrestling Observer Newsletter, NJPW has announced that they are bringing back the Young Lions Cup for the first time since 2005. The cup is being called the Kotetsu Yamamoto Memorial Young Lions Cup, Yamamoto who was a longtime trainer in the New Japan Dojo after retiring from active competition in 1980. The tournament will be a round-robin tournament with Ren Narita, Tetsuhiro Yagi, Katsuya Kitamura, Tomoyuki Oka, Hirai Kawato and Shota Umino. And will start on the October 12th Lion’s gate event, which airs live on New Japan World.

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