New Japan Pro Wrestling released the opening round matches for their upcoming Super J-Cup tournament, which begins on August 22nd in Tacmoa Washington, and concludes on August 25th in Long Beach California. The main event for the first show will be IWGP Junior Heavyweight champion Will Ospreay battling a returing Amazing Red in what is expected to be one of the marquee matchups of the tour. Check it out below
- Rocky Romero versus Soberano Jr.
- BUSHI versus Caristico
- Dragon Lee versus YOH
- Robbie Eagles versus El Phantasmo
- Ryusuke Taguchi versus Jonathan Gresham
- TJP versus Clark Connors
- Taiji Ishimori versus SHO
- MAIN EVENT: Will Ospreay versus Amazing Red
Second round bouts will take place two nights later in San Francisco, with the semifinals and finals occurring on August 25th from the Walter Pyramid.