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Full card announced for this week's NJPW Strong

NJPW has revealed the full card for this Friday's episode of NJPW Strong. 

After last week's opening round, the New Japan Cup USA 2021 tournament will continue this week with the two semifinal matches. 

In the main event of Friday's show, Lio Rush will face Brody King in a Cup semifinal. Rush defeated Clark Connors in his opening round match on last week's episode, while King defeated Chris Dickinson in last week's main event.

In the other semifinal bout, Tom Lawlor will face Hikuleo. Lawlor defeated Ren Narita in the first round with a rear naked choke, and Hikuleo defeated Fred Rosser to advance. 

In Friday's opener, Karl Fredericks, Kevin Knight, The DKC and Alex Coughlin will face Misterioso, Barrett Brown, Adrian Quest and Jordan Clearwater in an eight-man tag. 

Strong airs Fridays at 10 p.m. Eastern time on NJPW World and is available on demand shortly after airing. 

Here is Friday's full lineup: 

  • New Japan Cup USA semifinal match: Lio Rush vs. Brody King
  • New Japan Cup USA semifinal match: Tom Lawlor vs. Hikuleo
  • Karl Fredericks, Kevin Knight, The DKC & Alex Coughlin vs. Misterioso, Barrett Brown, Adrian Quest & Jordan Clearwater