Big Star Reportedly Returning To NJPW

Former WWE Champion Chris Jericho is not done with NJPW after all.

Jericho made several surprise appearances for New Japan Pro Wrestling including his match against Kenny Omega at the Wrestle Kingdom event at the Tokyo Dome in January.

NJPW held their New Year Dash 2018 event the following night in Tokyo, Japan at Korakuen Hall that aired live on their streaming service,

Jericho made a surprise appearance at the show when starting a new feud by attacking Tetsuya Naito at the event.

According to a report by, despite the fact that Jericho stated in previous interviews that he was done working for the promotion, he is expected to appear at this week’s Wrestling Dontaku event in Fukuoka, Japan to shoot an angle that will lead to his in-ring return at the Dominion event in Osaka next month where he’ll likely be working against Naito.

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