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New Japan News: G1 CLIMAX Participants Announced

New Japan today announced the participants in this year’s G1 CLIMAX tournament, this year there are 20 participants that will be divided into 2 blocks. The entrants:
Hiroshi Tanahashi (2007 champion)
Makabe (2009 champion)
Hirooki Goto (2008 champion)
Hiroyoshi Tenzan (2003, 2004, 2006 champion)
Yuji Nagata (2001 champion)
Wataru Inoue
Tetsuya Naito
Shinsuke Nakamura
Toru Yano
Yujiro Takahashi
Hideo Saito
Giant Bernard
Karl Anderson
MVP
Lance Archer
La Sombra (CMLL)
Strong Man (CMLL)
Satoshi Kojima (defending champion)
Minoru Suzuki (Independent/Freelancer)
Yoshihiro Takayama (Independent/Freelancer)
All matches will be held under usual tournament rules (30 minute time limit, 2 points for win, 1 point for time limit draw, 0 poinrs for everything else). The tournament runs 8/1-8/14.

  1. Carol Fields
    07/03/2011 at 2:31 pm

    This should top last year’s G1!

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