Here is your daily puroresu news roundup for May 17, 2016. This is based on, for the most part, Japanese translation, and everything reported is taken with a grain of salt. However, we try our best to match reports from Japan as accurately as possible
Dinosaur Takuma is announced to be returning on June 3rd.
K-Dojo will be holding Super J Cup qualifiers on June 19th. Shiori Asahi is wrestling Tatsuhiko Yoshino on that show so I expect Asahi to defeat Yoshino and qualify for the J Cup.
AJ Phoenix Card Announcent
6/7 AJ Phoenix Shinkiba 1st Ring
Daichi Hashimoto & Takuya Nomura vs. Daisuke Sekimoto & Atsushi Aoki
Kazumi Kikuta & Aiyat Yoshida vs. Yuma Aoyagi & Koji Iwamoto
Takuyuki Ueki vs. Hikaru Sato
Toshiyuki Sakuda vs. Yohei Nakajima
Hideyoshi Kamitani & Naoya Nomura vs. Kento Miyahara & Yuji Okabayashi
Jake Lee vs. Yoshihisa Uto
IWGP Champion Tetsuya Naito is currently headed to Singapore to confront NJPW owner Kidani. Keep your eyes peeled for this one.
Isami Kodaka’s BASARA promotion released highlights of certain matches of their ‘Itadaki’ on their Youtube. They have been doing this for every tournament match.