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NJPW cancels February 21 Road to Castle Attack event


The February 21 Road to Castle Attack event has been canceled due to earthquake damage.

NJPW announced on their website this evening that their February 21 show in Fukushima had been cancelled due to earthquake damage. The Toyota Crown Arena, which was scheduled to host the event, was damaged during a 7.1 earthquake that struck on February 12. 

Ticket holders for the show will be refunded, with a refund procedure taking place soon. The event was to mostly consist of multi-man tag team matches, with a main event of Kota Ibushi & Tomoaki Honma vs. Shingo Takagi & Tetsuya Naito. 

The tour will continue on February 22, when the company returns to Korakuen Hall. The two Castle Attack shows will take place on February 27 and 28 at Osaka-jo Hall. Kazuchika Okada vs. EVIL headlines the first night, while Kota Ibushi vs. Tetsuya Naito for the IWGP Intercontinental title headlines night two.