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Trent Beretta tests positive for COVID-19, pulled from NJPW Capital Collision

Beretta testing positive has forced changes to three Capital Collision matches.


NJPW has announced that Trent Beretta has tested positive for COVID-19, forcing changes to three matches for Saturday's Capital Collision pay-per-view.

Beretta had been scheduled to team with IWGP World Heavyweight Champion Kazuchika Okada against Jay White and Hikuleo at Capital Collision in the semi-main event. Rocky Romero will take Beretta's place in that match. 

Romero had been set for a 10-man tag in the second match on the main card, and will be replaced by The DKC. DKC had been scheduled to wrestle Kevin Knight in a dark match for the live crowd, and will be replaced in that bout by AEW's Nick Comoroto. 

Beretta provided an update after the announcement, tweeting that he feels fine: 

Here is the updated lineup for the event: 

NJPW Captial Collision, Saturday, May 14, 7 p.m. Eastern time on FITE TV --

  • IWGP United States Heavyweight Championship: Hiroshi Tanahashi (c)vs. Jon Moxley vs. Will Ospreay vs. Juice Robinson
  • Kazuchika Okada & Rocky Romero vs. Jay White & Hikuleo
  • Tomohiro Ishii vs. Eddie Kingston
  • Brody King vs. Minoru Suzuki
  • Jeff Cobb, Aaron Henare, Mark Davis & Kyle Fletcher vs. Jonah, Mikey Nicholls, Shane Haste & Bad Dude Tito
  • The Great-O-Khan vs. Chase Owens
  • Fred Rosser, David Finlay, Tanga Loa, The DKC & Yuya Uemura vs. Tom Lawlor, JR Kratos, Royce Isaacs, Jorel Nelson & Danny Limelight
  • Ren Narita vs. Karl Fredericks
  • Dark match: Kevin Knight vs. Nick Comoroto