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AEW DYNAMITE HEADING TO NEW JERSEY
AEW revealed this morning that the Wednesday, March 25th episode of Dynamite will take place in New Jersey for the first time.
It will take place at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey with them hyping this as their tri-state area debut.
Tickets for the show will go on sale on Friday, January 24th at noon ET/5pm GMT/6pm CET.
THE ELITE VS PAC & LUCHA BROTHERS MADE FOR AEW HOMECOMING SHOW
AEW has also announced that Kenny Omega & The Young Bucks will team against PAC & The Lucha Bros on next Wednesday’s New Year’s Day episode of Dynamite, live from Jacksonville.
Omega & The Young Bucks vs. PAC & The Lucha Bros was originally scheduled for Fyter Fest back in June, but Laredo Kid replaced PAC in the match after PAC was pulled and didn’t make his AEW in-ring debut until defeating Omega at All Out.
Other matches announced for next week include Riho vs. Kris Statlander for the AEW Women’s Championship and Cody Rhodes vs. Darby Allin.
STARDOM ANNOUNCES DARK MATCH FOR NJPW WRESTLEKINGDOM 14
As announced yesterday, STARDOM will be having a dark match at New Japan Pro Wrestling’s WrestleKingdom 14.
They have announced who will participate in the match as well, with World of Stardom Champion, Mayu Iwatani teaming up with the Wonder of Stardom Champion, Arisa Hoshiki to take on Giulia & Hana Kimura.
KAGETSU ANNOUNCES RETIREMENT
STARDOM wrestler and leader of Oedo Tai, Kagetsu has announced she will be retiring in 2020.
Her final Stardom show is on January 29th in Osaka and her retirement show is a self-produced show on the 24th of February, also in Osaka.
The 27-year old made her debut in 2008, and has wrestled for Sendai Girls as well as STARDOM. She is a former two-time co-holder of the Goddess of Stardom and Artist of Stardom titles in Oedo Tai, as well as a former World of Stardom Champion.
L.A PARK HEADING TO REVPRO
Mexican lucha libre legend L.A Park is set to make his debut for Revolution Pro.
Park will be appearing on RevPro’s ‘High Stakes’ event on February 14th in York Hall in Bethnal Green. No opponent has been announced yet.