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Cards revealed for NJPW-ROH Honor Rising shows


New Japan Pro Wrestling and Ring of Honor have revealed the cards for this month's Honor Rising events.

The shows are taking place at Korakuen Hall in Tokyo on Friday, February 22 and Saturday, February 23. They will air live on New Japan World.

A six-man tag match headlines night one, with Hiroshi Tanahashi, Kazuchika Okada & Jay Lethal facing The Kingdom (Matt Taven, Vinny Marseglia & TK O'Ryan).

Three title matches are also set for night one: Jeff Cobb defends his ROH Television title against Hirooki Goto, Will Ospreay defends the NEVER Openweight Championship against Dalton Castle, and Cheeseburger, Delirious & Colt Cabana will challenge for Togi Makabe, Toru Yano & Ryusuke Taguchi's NEVER Openweight Six-Man Tag Team titles.

On night two, The Briscoes defend the ROH Tag Team titles against Juice Robinson & David Finlay, Guerrillas of Destiny (Tama Tonga & Tanga Loa) challenge for EVIL & SANADA's IWGP Tag Team titles, and Jay Lethal defends the ROH World Championship against TK O'Ryan.

Here are the full cards:

Friday, February 22 --

  • Hiroshi Tanahashi, Kazuchika Okada & Jay Lethal vs. The Kingdom (Matt Taven, Vinny Marseglia & TK O'Ryan)
  • ROH Television Champion Jeff Cobb defending against Hirooki Goto
  • NEVER Openweight Champion Will Ospreay defending against Dalton Castle
  • NEVER Openweight Six-Man Tag Team Champions Togi Makabe, Toru Yano & Ryusuke Taguchi defending against Cheeseburger, Delirious & Colt Cabana
  • Juice Robinson, David Finlay, Tomoaki Honma & Toa Henare vs. Jay Briscoe, Mark Briscoe, Tama Tonga & Tanga Loa
  • Jushin Thunder Liger & Jonathan Gresham vs. Taiji Ishimori & Robbie Eagles
  • Zack Sabre Jr. vs. Shota Umino
  • Marty Scurll vs. Ren Narita

Saturday, February 23 --

  • ROH Tag Team Champions The Briscoes defending against Juice Robinson & David Finlay
  • IWGP Tag Team Champions EVIL & SANADA defending against Guerrillas of Destiny
  • ROH World Champion Jay Lethal defending against TK O'Ryan
  • Tetsuya Naito & Shingo Takagi vs. The Kingdom (Matt Taven & Vinny Marseglia)
  • Hirooki Goto & Will Ospreay vs. Jeff Cobb & Dalton Castle
  • Marty Scurll vs. Robbie Eagles
  • Jonathan Gresham & Toa Henare vs. Zack Sabre Jr. & Taka Michinoku
  • Shota Umino, Ren Narita & Yota Tsuji vs. Cheeseburger, Delirious & Colt Cabana