Kenny Omega vs. Pentagon Jr. has been confirmed for next month’s All In pay-per-view.
With the news of this high-profile contest, there are now 9 matches confirmed for All In, including 2 matches on the 1-hour pre-show airing on WGN.
Kenny Omega vs. Pentagon Jr.
Omega is the current IWGP Heavyweight Champion and Pentagon is a former Lucha Underground and Impact World Champion and one of the most decorated younger luchadors of his generation in Mexico.
Pentagon and Fenix have recently been the center of rumors concerning WWE. Two weeks ago it was reported WWE had interest in the brothers, however, it is still unclear what their current contract status with Lucha Underground. Pentagon and Fenix are both thought to have signed 7-season deals with Lucha Underground but there are reports both have told bookers they may need to cancel dates in 2019.
The Lucha Bros are the MLW tag-team champions but were recently pulled from an event scheduled for October.
Updated Card For All In
Here is the updated card for All In, which takes places on Saturday, September 1st from the Sears Centre arena outside Chicago, Illiniois:
- NWA World Heavyweight Champion Nick Aldis vs Cody
- Kenny Omega vs. Pentagon Jr.
- Kazuchika Okada vs Marty Scurll
- Rey Mysterio, Fenix, Bandido vs the Young Bucks and Kota Ibushi
- ROH World Champion Christopher Daniels vs. TBA
- Joey Janela w/ Penelope Ford vs Hangman Page
- Christopher Daniels vs Stephen Amell
- 15-Person Over Budget Battle Royal (Winner faces Christopher Daniels)
- The Briscoes vs Frankie Kazarian and Scorpio Sky