New Japan Pro Wrestling will hold a tournament to determine the new NEVER Six-Man Tag Team champions
Shingo Takagi, EVIL and BUSHI have vacated the titles. EVIL had no desire to continue as a titleholder as he is now the dual IWGP Intercontinental and Heavyweight Champion
The tournament will be under single elimination rules and will start on August 6 and finish on August 9 at Korakuen Hall.
Below are the matches for the opening round:
August 6, 2020
- Kazuchika Okada, Toru Yano and SHO vs. Yujiro Takahashi, Jado and Gedo
- SANADA, Shingo Takagi and BUSHI vs. Minoru Suzuki, El Desperado and DOUKI
August 7, 2020
- Kota Ibushi, Hiroshi Tanahashi and Master Wato vs. Zack Sabre Jr., Taichi and Yoshinobu Kanemaru
- Tomoaki Honma, Togi Makabe and Ryusuke Taguchi vs. Tomohiro Ishii, Hirooki Goto and YOSHI-HASHI
The semifinals and finals will take place over August 8 and August 9. We will cover all shows here at WrestlingNews.com.
New NEVER Openweight 6-Man Tag Team Champions will be determined next week!
— NJPW Global (@njpwglobal) August 1, 2020