ROH Announces Honor Rising Lineups


For the second straight year Ring of Honor will be running two shows from Korakuen Hall in Tokyo. This year the events will be held on February 26th and 27th. Each show will feature members of the ROH and NJPW rosters.

3 different championships will be on the line.
The NEVER Openweight 6-Man Championships will be on the line in the first night of the tour, with Los Ingobernables defending against Jushin Liger, Tiger Mask and ROH booker Delirious.

Goto will defend his NEVER Openweight championship against Kevin Sullivan protege Punisher Martinez on the second night.

On the second night Adam Cole will defend his ROH World Title against CHAOS’s Yoshi-Hashi.

The full lineup for the shows are as follows:

Honor Rising Night 1 (Feb. 26th)

– David Finlay, Juice Robinson, and Kushida vs. Gedo, Jado (CHAOS) and Silas Young

Never Openweight 6-Man Tag Team Championships
– Bushi, Evil and Sanada (Los Ingobernables)(c) vs. Delirious, Justin Liger and Tiger Mask

– Bad Luck Fale, Tama Tonga, Tanga Roa and Takahashi (Bullet Club) vs. Hirooki Goto, Kazuchika Okada, Will Ospreay and Yoshi-Hashi (CHAOS)

– War Machine vs. the Young Bucks

– Dalton Castle, Hiroshi Tanahashi, and Taguchi vs. Hiromu Takahashi, Tetsuya Naito (Los Ingobernables) and Punisher Martinez

– Cody (Rhodes) and Hangman Page (Bullet Club) vs. Jay Lethal and Katsuyori Shibata

– Adam Cole and Kenny Omega (Bullet Club) vs. the Briscoe Brothers

Honor Rising Night 2 (February 27th)

– David Finlay, Henare and Kushida vs. Gedo, Jado (CHAOS) and Silas Young

– Dalton Castle, Delirious, Jushin Liger, Taguchi and Tiger Mask vs. Bushi, Evil, Hiromu Takahashi, Sanada, and Naito (Los Ingobernables)

– Guerrillas of Destiny (Bullet Club) vs. War Machine

– Bad Luck Fale, Hangman Page, and Yujiro Takahashi (Bullet Club) vs. Tanahashi, Jay Lethal and Juice Robinson

Never Openweight Championship
– Hirooki Goto (CHAOS) (c) vs. Punisher Martinez

ROH World Championship
– Adam Cole (Bullet Club) (c) vs. Yoshi-Hashi

– Cody (Rhodes), Kenny Omega, and the Young Bucks (Bullet Club) vs. Kazuchika Okada, Will Ospreay (CHAOS), Jay Lethal, and the Briscoe Brothers.

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