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NJPW's IWGP World Heavyweight Title Belt Is As Bad As The Idea
The decision came after the IWGP Heavyweight Championship and the IWGP Intercontinental Championship were captured by Tetsuya Naito back at Wrestle Kingdom 14, and the two belts have been carried around by whoever has been the main champ ever since The company made the decision to deactivate both belts and merge them into a single[...]
The Pros & Cons Of The New IWGP U.S. Championship
Last week, New Japan Pro Wrestling revealed their latest championship belt to be added to the company: The IWGP United States Championship The giant gold belt you're looking at below, which is the first NJPW has created in five years A tournament to crown the new champion will be held July 1-2, just in time for[...]