Tables match, Hiroshi Tanahashi, Tomohiro Ishii announced for 9/18 NJPW STRONG

Originally published at Tables match, Tanahashi, Tomohiro Ishii announced for NJPW STRONG

The lineup announced for this week’s NJPW STRONG.

On 9/18, NJPW STRONG’s first show as a part of their move to Saturday nights is airing on NJPW World. The lineup has been announced and is listed as followed:

  • Tables Match: Juice Robinson vs. Hikuleo
  • Hiroshi Tanahashi, Karl Fredericks & Clark Connors vs. Bateman, Misterioso & Barrett Brown
  • Tomohiro Ishii vs. Alex Coughlin

This SATURDAY on the #njpwSTRONG season premiere on NJPW World and FITE!

Alex Coughlin takes on Tomohiro Ishii!

Fredericks, Connors and Tanahashi face the Stray Dog Army!

Hikuleo's violent feud with Juice Robinson sees a Tables Match!

Saturday, 8/7c!

— NJPW Global (@njpwglobal) September 14, 2021

The New Japan STRONG tapings in Garland, Texas begin next weekend. This coming weekend, the company is kicking off their 2021 G1 Climax tournament on September 18th and the first set of G1 matches includes Tomohiro Ishii versus Shingo Takagi, Tetsuya Naito versus Zack Sabre Jr. and several more bouts.