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CURRENT NJPW SINGLES CHAMPIONS
IWGP World Hvt. Champion: Kazuchika Okada
IWGP NEVER Openweight Champion: Tama Tonga
IWGP U.S. Hvt. Champion: Juice Robinson
IWGP Jr. Hvt. Champion: Taiji Ishimori
Strong Openweight Champion: Tom Lawler
King of Pro Wrestling 2021 Provisional Champion: Shingo Takagi
CURRENT NJPW TAG TEAM CHAMPIONS
IWGP World Hvt. Tag Team Champions: Bullet Club (Chase Owens & Bad Luck Fale)
IWGP Jr. Hvt. Tag Team Champions: Ryusuke Taguchi & Master Wato
NEVER Openweight Six Man Tag Team Champions: House of Torture (Evil & Yujiro Takahashi & Sho)
NEW JAPAN TOURNAMENT WINNERS 2022
NJPW Cup 2022 – Zack Sabre Jr.
NEW JAPAN PRO WRESTLING SCHEDULE 2022
How to Watch
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- Starting June 25, you can purchase blocks of NJPW Strong on Fite.TV that will air the same date and day as they do on NJPW World.
- NJPW Strong aires on Saturday nights at 8 p.m. Eastern. It will air on NJPW World and be available to purchase on PPV each week on Fite.tv.
- Most NJPW shows are available for replay on NJPW World shortly after live airings end.
May New Japan Events
NJPW “Best of the Super Juniors 29: Day 4,” May 19 – Hachinohe City East Gymnasium (airs live on NJPW World and Fite.tv PPV w/English and Japanese commentary)
- Non-Tournament Match: Yoh & Hiroyoshi Tenzan vs. Suzuki-gun (Yoshinobu Kanemaru & Taka Michinoku)
- Non-Tournament Match: Alex Zayne & Clark Connors & Ryusuke Taguchi & Jado vs. Bullet Club (Taiji Ishimori & Sho & Gedo & Dick Togo)
- Non-Tournament Match: Ace Austin & Tiger Mask vs. Los Ingobernables de Japon (Shingo Takagi & Hiromu Takahashi)
- B Block: Wheeler Yuta vs. Douki
- B Block: Titán vs. El Lindaman
- B Block: Robbie Eagles vs. Bushi
- B Block: Master Wato vs. El Phantasmo
- B Block: El Desperado vs. TJP