New Japan Pro Wrestling returns this weekend with NJPW STRONG New Beginning USA Night 3. Three matches are lined up including the continuation of the US of Jay Open Challenge. You can catch all of the action this Saturday at 8pm EST on NJPW World or FITE TV. Let’s see what NJPW STRONG has in store for us this weekend.
Saturday 8e/7c on a new #njpwSTRONG!
🔥US of Jay Open Challenge
🔥Fred Rosser vs Gabriel Kidd
🔥LA Dojo vs Midnight Heat— NJPW of America (@NJPWofAmerica) February 15, 2022
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LA Dojo (The DKC & Kevin Knight) vs. Midnight Heat (Ricky Gibson & Eddie Pearl)
Ricky Gibson and Eddie Pearl will make their NJPW STRONG debuts this weekend. Although Midnight Heat have not stepped into a STRONG ring before, they do bring championship experience with them. The duo held the DEFY Wrestling Tag Titles for 743 days from January of 2021 until February of this year. The will take on the LA Dojo team of The DKC and Kevin Knight. They were victorious in their last STRONG outing against Brogan Finlay and Jordan Clearwater at the Detonation episodes of STRONG. Will their win streak continue? Or will Midnight Heat start their STRONG careers off on a winning note?
Fred Rosser vs. Gabriel Kidd
Fred Rosser takes on Gabriel Kidd in the second match of New Beginning USA Night 3. Rosser finished up the Nemesis episodes of STRONG with a tag team win alongside Rocky Romero and Taylor Rust against Team Filthy. Kidd on the other hand has not had his hand raised in his last two matches in a STRONG ring. He is coming off back to back losses against Jonathan Gresham and Eddie Kingston. Kidd has taken some issues with Rosser calling STRONG his house. Can he get a big win over Rosser? Find out this weekend on STRONG.
US of Jay Open Challenge
Jay White created the US of Jay Open Challenge after losing his NEVER Openweight Championship to Tomohiro Ishii. He lost the title in November of 2021 at the Battle in the Valley event. So far White is 1-0 in the challenge. He defeated Christopher Daniels a couple of weeks ago on STRONG. After defeating Daniels he took the the microphone and asked for AEW to send him someone truly Elite. He didn’t wait long to make his mark on AEW as he assisted The Elite with a beat down of Trent on Dynamite. Who will answer the US of Jay Open Challenge? Find out at New Beginning USA Night 3.
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