Shinsuke Nakamura vs. Great Muta announced for Pro Wrestling NOAH's 'The New Year' 2023

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Muto versus Nakamura.

Come January 1st, Pro Wrestling NOAH is going to be presenting their New Year’s Day show from Nippon Budokan in Tokyo, Japan. In February 2023, Keiji Muto (The Great Muta) is going to be having his final match take place inside the Tokyo Dome.

Late January is when he’ll be closing the book on performing as The Great Muta but before that, he’ll be going one-on-one with WWE’s Shinsuke Nakamura at The New Year 2023.

🎍1.1日本武道館【SHINSUKE NAKAMURA、グレート・ムタ】参戦決定‼️‼️‼️

「ABEMA presents NOAH “THE NEW YEAR” 2023」
📅2023年1月1日(日) 16:00開始/15:00開場

グレート・ムタ vs SHINSUKE NAKAMURA#noah_ghc #byebyeMUTA #ABEMA

— プロレスリング・ノア |PROWRESTLING NOAH (@noah_ghc) October 30, 2022


— Shinsuke Nakamura (@ShinsukeN) October 30, 2022

It has been nine years since Nakamura wrestled for NOAH.

Nakamura is with WWE and has been with the company since 2016. He scored a win on this past Friday’s SmackDown in a tag match in which he teamed with Hit Row (Top Dolla & Ashante ‘Thee’ Adonis).