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NJPW announces cards for first two nights of Summer Struggle tour

New Japan Pro Wrestling has announced the first two cards for their Summer Struggle tour.

Night one airs on Sunday morning starting at 5:30 a.m. ET. Tetsuya Naito, BUSHI, and Hiromu Takahashi will take on EVIL, Dick Togo, and Taiji Ishimori in the main event. Naito confronted EVIL last night and made the save for Hiromu Takahashi after Hiromu was beaten up by EVIL, Togo and Ishimori.

Kazuchika Okada and SHO will team in the co-main event, facing Yujiro Takahashi and Gedo. Okada defeated Yujiro at Sengoku Lord this weekend in a singles match.

Night two features the same top two matches from night one, with the exception of SANADA taking BUSHI's place in the main event. Some matches in the midcard have also been altered.

Here are the full cards for the first two nights of the Summer Struggle tour, both which take place at Korakuen Hall:

Night one:

  • Tetsuya Naito, BUSHI, and Hiromu Takahashi vs. EVIL, Dick Togo, and Taiji Ishimori
  • Kazuchika Okada and SHO vs. Yujiro Takahashi and Gedo
  • Hiroshi Tanahashi, Kota Ibushi, Hiroyoshi Tenzan and Master Wato vs. Taichi, Zack Sabre Jr., El Desperado, and Yoshinobu Kanemaru
  • Yuji Nagata and Yuya Uemura vs. Minoru Suzuki and DOUKI
  • YOSHI-HASHI and Hirooki Goto vs. SANADA and Shingo Takagi
  • Ryusuke Taguchi, Satoshi Kojima, and Togi Makabe vs. Tomohiro Ishii, Toru Yano, and Gabriel Kidd

Night two:

  • Tetsuya Naito, SANADA, and Hiromu Takahashi vs. EVIL, Dick Togo, and Taiji Ishimori
  • Kazuchika Okada and SHO vs. Yujiro Takahashi and Gedo
  • Hiroshi Tanahashi, Kota Ibushi, Hiroyoshi Tenzan, and Master Wato vs. Taichi, Zack Sabre Jr., Yoshinobu Kanemaru, and DOUKI
  • Yuji Nagata and Yuya Uemura vs. Minoru Suzuki and El Desperado
  • YOSHI-HASHI and Toru Yano vs. Shingo Takagi and BUSHI
  • Ryusuke Taguchi, Satoshi Kojima, and Togi Makabe vs. Tomohiro Ishii, Hirooki Goto, and Gabriel Kidd