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Various News: David Finlay’s New Japan Cup Replacement Named, Hanson Gets Birthday Celebration at NXT Show

March 4, 2019 | Posted by Jeremy Thomas
David Finlay

– David Finlay’s replacement fur the upcoming New Japan Cup is official. NJPW announced on Sunday that Ryusuke Taguchi will take Finlay’s place in the tournament after Finlay was hurt last month.

The announcement notes, “With this change, Ryusuke Taguchi will be competing in the first round of the New Japan Cup on 10th March in Hyogo prefecture, where he will face Hiroyoshi Tenzan.”

– During Sunday night’s NXT house show in Detroit, Michigan, the NXT stars serenaded Hanson to celebrate his birthday. You can see video of the moment below: