New Japan Pro Wrestling has closed the social media voting for the KOPW 2020 match stipulations.
For Kazuchika Okada vs Yujiro Takahashi, Okata received 31,961 votes (56%) for his 1 vs 3 Handicap Match stipulation over Yujiro’s 25,113 votes (44%) for a Lumberjack With Leather Belts Deathmatch.
Toru Yano vs. BUSHI will be a Two Count Pinfall match. The stipulation was selected by Yano and received 31,499 votes (57.2%) to BUSHI’s stipulation of a Five Count Ringouts match, which received 23,531 votes (42.8%).
Satoshi Kojima vs. El Desperado will be a No Finishers Allowed match, receiving 42,000 votes (68.5%) over Kojima’s stipulation of a Finishers Only match 19,586 votes (31.5%).
These bouts, in addtiion to SANADA vs. SHO in a submission match, will take place on Wednesday from Korakuen Hall. The winners will face one another in a four-way match at NJPW Summer Struggle in Jingu on August 29. The winner of that bout will be declared “King of Pro Wrestling Champion.”