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NJPW News: Naito Tries to Use IC Title as Currency, Updated NJPW Dominion Card

May 31, 2017 | Posted by Larry Csonka
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– New Japan commentator Kevin Kelly posted the following picture of IC Champion Tetsuya Naito trying to use the IWGP IC Title to purchase something in a store. Naito has been disrespecting the title belt for months, and even recently has been slamming it off of the ring posts. This has led to the young lions trying to hammer it back into shape with the bell hammer. There are now several cracks in the metal face plate, and the belt is falling apart…

– Here is another preview video for NJPW’s June 11th Dominion event, here is the updated card for the show. 411 will have live coverage of the show at 3AM ET on June 11th…

* IWGP Heavyweight Title Match: Champion Kazuchika Okada vs. Kenny Omega
* IWGP IC Title Match: Champion Tetsuya Naito vs. Hiroshi Tanahashi
* IWGP NEVER Openweight Title Lumberjack Death Match: Champion Minoru Suzuki vs. Hirooki Goto
* IWGP Junior Heavyweight Tag Team Title Match : Champions Roppongi Vice vs. the Young Bucks
* IWGP Tag Team Title Match: Champions War Machine vs. The Guerrillas of Destiny
* IWGP Junior Heavyweight Title Match: Champion Hiromu Takahashi vs. BOTSJ XXIV Winner
* Michael Elgin vs. Cody