New Japan Pro Wrestling’s Wrestle Kingdom 11 is coming to American cable television just a week after it airs on pay-per-view. The show takes place on January 4th from the Tokyo Dome.
Jim Ross appeared on Wrestling Observer Live on Tuesday and announced that matches from WK11 will air on ASX TV over the course of 4 weeks starting January 13th. IWGP Champion Kazuchika Okada vs. Kenny Omega will air the first week and IC Champion Naito vs. Tanahashi airs the following week, with additional programming information coming soon.
Ross also announced that the weekly NJPW show on AXS TV has been renewed for 50+ episodes in 2017. The show, which is hosted by JR and Josh Barnett, is moving to 8pm (EST) on Friday nights.