Joshi News: REINA Announces Title Tournament
REINA held a press conference today to announce the participants and matchups for the upcoming CMLL-REINA International Jr. Heavyweight Title tournament that will crown the first champion. The schedule & matches are as follows:
Ray vs. ?
Saya vs. Mia Yim
Dama de Hierro vs. Sendai Sachiko
Ray-? winner vs. Saya-Yim winner
Hierro-Sachiko winner vs. Zeuxis
Saya is Senri Kuroki, who announced today she was changing her ring name to what is her real first name.
All the wrestlers commented on the matches although a statement from Sachiko was read on her behalf as she was not at the presser. After that CMLL star La Commandante appeared and immediately poured water on Yumiko Hotta, which naturally escalated into a brawl. After it broke up everyone went outside except Hotta. Commandante participation was announced or 8/14, 8/20 & 8/27 and she will probably compete in Japan for the next 3 months.
Also announced for 8/14 was Aki Kanbayashi & Kyoko Kimura vs. La Commandante & Mima Shimoda.