1 year ago
[WNC News] TAJIRI announced two more upcoming tournaments following the announcement of the WNC Championship Decision tournament.
The first being that they will also be introducing another belt by the end of the year with the WNC Women’s Championship. They will be holding a tournament to determine the first champion with the first champion set to be crowned on December 27.
Shuri, Lin Byron, Kana, Makoto, Nagisa Nozaki & Jessica Love have been announced as the participants in the women’s tournament.
WNC announced that the opening round of the tournament will take place on October 26 as Shuri faces Lin Byron. The winner of this match will face Jessica Love on November 28.
Kana and Makoto will face each other on November 26, with the winner facing Nagisa Nozaki on November 28.
The second tournament will be known as the Dave Finlay Cup Tournament. This will be a tournament for all the upcoming talent in WNC, under 2 years as professionals, and will be conducted over the next couple of months.
The talent announced in the Cup are as follows: Koji Doi, Masaya Takahashi, Shinose Sanjushichi, Yoshihiro Horaguchi, Jiro Kuroshio & Takuya Kito (pleaded to be in the tournament, technicality with his name change so he can compete).
Koji Doi will face the newly debuting wrestler in Yoshihiro Horaguchi on October 26. The winner of these two will then face Jiro Kuroshio on November 26. Masaya Takahashi and Shinose Sanjushichi will face off on November 24, with the winner then facing Takuya Kito on November 28.
The final match of the Dave Finlay Cup will be conducted on December 27.
Previous news post.
WNC, 10/26/2012 [Fri] 18:30 @ Korakuen Hall in Tokyo
(-) Shizuka “Takuya” Kito & Masaya Takahashi vs. Nagisa Nozaki & Jiro Kuroshio
(-) Yoshihiro Horaguchi Debut Dave Finlay Cup Opening Round Match: Yoshihiro Horaguchi vs. Koji Doi
(-) Women’s Title Tournament Opening Round Match: Shuri vs. Lin Byron
(-) Champion Decision Tournament 1st Round Match: AKIRA vs. Adam Angel
(-) Champion Decision Tournament 1st Round Match: TAJIRI vs. Carlito
(-) Champion Decision Tournament 1st Round Match: Hajime Ohara vs. Starbuck