Pro Wrestling NOAH has announced today the billboard of its next big event, GREAT MUTA FINAL BYE-BYE. The show will take place next Sunday, January 22 from the Yokohama Arena in Yokohama, Kanagawa Prefecture. The event will be broadcast live on Abema, FITE TV and WRESTLE UNIVERSE.
This show will star the last fight of Great Mutathe character and alter ego of keiji mutoh, being part of the retirement tour of the veteran fighter. For this occasion he will have the company of his former rival and friend, Stingwhich confirmed his attendance since last year, after Muta’s appearance at AEW Rampage: Grand Slam on September 23, 2022. Later, Sting and AEW added that darby allin He would also be present for the meeting, being the third partner.
In front of them, will be the team led by Hakushi (Jinsei Shinzaki)which continues to work on Michinoku Pro. Along with him will be Naomichi Marufuji and AKIRA, who share a history with Mutoh as teammates and friends. As additional information, The Great Kabuki he will also be present to see the end of his “son” (under the plot, Muta is Kabuki’s son of supernatural origin).
The show will have other attractions, such as a clash between the NOAH champions against Kongoa fight with GHC Martial Arts rules between Kazushi Sakuraba and Hideki Suzuki and an individual clash between Timothy Thatcher against Masaaki Mochizuki, among other details.
It should be remembered that this will not be the end of Keiji Mutoh’s career, who still has one last stop on his retirement tour. Mutoh will have one last fight on February 21 at Tokyo Dome at the “KEIJI MUTO GRAND FINAL PRO-WRESTLING ‘LAST’ LOVE – HOLD OUT” event, but no participants have been announced for the match at the moment.
Pro Wrestling NOAH Card: GREAT MUTA FINAL BYE-BYE January 22, 2023
“END OF NIGHTMARE” – Great Muta Retirement Fight
Great Muta, Sting and Darby Allin vs. Hakushi, Akira and Naomichi Marufuji
Kaito Kiyomiya, Son of Dr. Wagner Jr, Takashi Sugiura and Satoshi Kojima vs. Kongo (Kenoh, Katsuhiko Nakajima, Masakatsu Funaki, and Manabu Soya)
Last Dragon, AMAKUSA and Ninja Mack vs. Kzy, YO-HEY and Dante Leon
GHC Martial Arts Rules
Kazushi Sakuraba vs. Hideki Suzuki
Jake Lee, Jack Morris, and Anthony Greene vs. Masa Kitamiya, Daiki Inaba and Yoshiki Inamura
Yoshinari Ogawa, NOSAWA Rongai and Eita vs. Board Miyawaki, Alejandro and Yasutaka Yano
Timothy Thatcher vs. Masaaki Mochizuki
Saori Anou and Jungle Kyona vs. Maya Yukihi and Sumire Natsu
Atsushi Kotoge and Seiki Yoshioka vs. Kongo (Hajime Ohara and Hi69)