Originally published at https://www.postwrestling.com/2021/12/13/openweight-title-match-headlining-12-18-njpw-strong/
Tom Lawlor’s sixth defense of the STRONG Openweight Title.
Closing out the 12/18 episode of NJPW STRONG is Tom Lawlor defending the STRONG Openweight Championship against Fred Rosser. This match took place at the ‘Detonation’ taping in November. Below is the remainder of the card for this week’s show:
- Kevin Knight & The DKC vs. Jordan Clearwater & Brogan Finlay
- Juice Robinson, Rocky Romero & David Finlay vs. J.R. Kratos, Black Tiger & Royce Isaacs
Saturday 8/7c on #njpwSTRONG!
The last STRONG Openweight title match of 2021:
Lawlor vs Rosser 2!
Rocky Romero and FinJuice get their hands on Black Tiger and Team Filthy!
— NJPW Global (@njpwglobal) December 14, 2021
Lawlor first captured the STRONG Openweight Title in April of this year. He’s had successful defenses against Chris Dickinson, Karl Fredericks, Satoshi Kojima, Lio Rush and Ren Narita.