AEW x NJPW: The PPV Forbidden Door is lower than a month away and on Wednesday on Dynamite the primary match was confirmed, as CM Punk will defend the AEW World Heavyweight Title towards Hiroshi Tanahashi.
The remainder of the cardboard stays a thriller and since NJPW is having their massive Dominion on June 12, it would stay that approach till this present. Dave Meltzer famous on right now’s Wrestling Observer Radio that he had seen a possible lineup for the present with two matches listed.
The primary is Punk vs. Tanahashi and the opposite is Adam Web page vs. IWGP World Heavyweight Champion Kazuchika Okada. Nonetheless, AEW will not announce the second match till after Dominion as a result of Okada is defending the title towards Jay White on the present.
“The struggle for the IWGP title can’t be introduced till [Dynamite] present on the fifteenth in St. Louis 11 days earlier than the [Forbidden Door] to indicate. I had seen a lineup that was attention-grabbing as a result of it was Punk & Tanahashi for AEW. [World] Title, and the opposite match was Okada & Adam Web page, which might really be a terrific IWGP match. [World Heavyweight] Title. I do not know if that may occur or change or no matter. Then the remainder of the present will in all probability be plenty of combating between factions on both sides.”