Watanabe announced for ROH/NJPW supershows in May

Courtesy of ROHWrestling.com:

Watanabe returns at WOTW & Global Wars
5/12 & 5/13 in Philadelphia and 5/15 & 5/16 in Toronto

Wrestling fans around the world have been buzzing since the announcement that New Japan Pro Wrestling talent will be appearing on four Ring of Honor shows in May of this year. The first two nights in will be “War of The Worlds” and will take place Tuesday May 12th and Wednesday May 13th, 2015 at the legendary 2300 Arena deep in the heart of South Philadelphia Pa. The May 13th show is SOLD OUT but there are still tickets available for the May 12th event.

The 3rd and 4th nights will be “Global Wars” on Friday, May 15th and Saturday, May 16th at the historic Ted Reeve Arena in Toronto, Canada. Tickets are still available for both nights in Toronto but they are going fast!

New Japan Pro Wrestling will be represented by their very finest at these massive events. We will be announcing the full roster of talent at www.rohwrestling.com.

The next confirmed NJPW Superstar is:


The former New Japan Dojo student made his wrestling debut with the company in 2011. The young 28 year old embarked on a long tour though North America in an effort to improve his skills all over the world. He will be proud to represent New Japan Pro Wrestling on the upcoming ROH shows.

Over the last year, Watanabe became a familiar face to Ring of Honor fans. Now he’s returning to further test himself against the stars of ROH! Watanabe has made it known that he will fight anyone in Ring of Honor. Will we see him seek revenge against some of his past opponents? You don’t want to miss the return of Takaaki Watanabe on all four epic events!
Previously announced New Japan Pro Wrestling Stars…
– Kazuchika OKADA
– Jushin Thunder LIGER
– Tetsuya NAITO