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NJPW & STARDOM creating IWGP Women's Championship

The title will primarily be defended on NJPW events.
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A Women's Championship is coming to NJPW. 

STARDOM and NJPW have announced the creation of the IWGP Women's Championship, with the first-ever title holder to be decided at NJPW x STARDOM on November 20. 

STARDOM's English language Twitter account announced the creation of the title, though clarified that the belt will primarily be defended on NJPW events, but could also be defended on big STARDOM shows.

The account noted that the IWGP title will not replace STARDOM's World of STARDOM and Wonder of STARDOM (Red and White belts) as that promotion's top titles. 

The creation of the IWGP Women's title comes on the heels of NJPW's announcement earlier this month that the company will begin to feature women's matches on NJPW shows in the United States, with an eye on a "gender-less and more integrated" scene in Japan.

The company also announced earlier this month that the joint NJPW x STARDOM show in November will feature "around two" mixed tag team matches.