New Japan announces dates and locations for G1 Climax

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During Wednesday’s 47th anniversary card, New Japan Pro Wrestling announced the dates and locations for the G1 Climax this summer.

The annual tournament kicks off on Saturday, July 6th with the opening night at the American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas. It will culminate with three consecutive nights at Budokan Hall from August 10 – 12th with the final night on a Monday, as opposed to the traditional Sunday night.

Below is the full schedule for the G1 Climax:

*Saturday, July 6th – Dallas, Texas at the American Airlines Center

*Saturday, July 13th – Tokyo at Ota City General Gymnasium

*Sunday, July 14th – Tokyo at Ota City General Gymnasium

*Monday, July 15th – Hokkai Kitayell in Hokkaido

*Thursday, July 18th – Korakuen Hall

*Friday, July 19th – Korakuen Hall

*Saturday, July 20th – Korakuen Hall

*Wednesday, July 24th – Hiroshima Sun Plaza

*Saturday, July 27th – Aichi Prefectural Gymnasium

*Sunday, July 28th – Aichi Prefectural Gymnasium

*Tuesday, July 30th – Takamatsu City General Gymnasium in Kagawa

*Thursday, August 1st – Fukuoka Citizen Gymnasium

*Saturday, August 3rd – Osaka Prefectural Gymnasium

*Sunday, August 4th – Osaka Prefectural Gymnasium

*Wednesday, August 7th – Hamamatsu Arena in Shizuoka

*Thursday, August 8th – Yokohama Cultural Gymnasium in Kanagawa

*Saturday, August 10th – Budokan Hall

*Sunday, August 11th – Budokan Hall

*Monday, August 12th – Budokan Hall