AEW pulls Moxley from the G1 CLIMAX Opening Day

According to NJPW’s official website Jon Moxley will not be participating in the opening day of this year’s G1 CLIMAX.

“Jon Moxley has been confirmed as a participant of G1 CLIMAX 29. Unfortunately, Moxley will miss the G1 CLIMAX 29 Opening Day taking place at the American Airlines Center in Dallas, TX on July 6, 2019.

Additionally, he will not be in attendance at the G1 CLIMAX 29 Press Conference taking place on July 5, 2019.

Moxley will join the G1 tour on July 13 in Tokyo.

We apologise to fans who were looking forward to seeing Moxley in Dallas, and appreciate your understanding.”

NODQ.com is reporting that AEW will not allow Moxley to participate again with NJPW until July 13 in Tokyo.

Okada defeats Jericho retains IWGP Heavyweight Title

Kazuchika Okada successfully defended his IWGP Heavyweight Title against Jericho at Dominion. The match was full of back and forth, but in the end Okada rolled Jericho up for the win.

Jericho locked on a Walls Of Jericho which he transitioned into a Lion Tamer before Okada was able to get free. Jericho tried for a Judas Effect which Okda blocked before YJ2 ducked a Rainmaker and tried for a Codebreaker and then Okada rolled Jericho up for the win.

For a summary of the entire match check out ringsidenews.com’s article.

Jon Moxley has arrived at the NJPW dojo

Jon Moxley tweeted out the above photo confirming that he has made it to the NJPW dojo to prepare for his match against Juice Robinson.

Jon Moxley tweeted out a photo of himself at the NJPW dojo as he prepares for tomorrow’s IWGP US Championship match against Juice Robinson at the NJPW Best of the Super Jr. Finals. As noted, NJPW General Manager Michael Craven commented that the two sides came to an agreement “some time ago, completely independently of All Elite.”

For more news from around the world of professional wrestling check out wrestlinginc’s article.