Though Jon Moxley hasn’t been in a position to wrestle for NJPW since February 2020 because of the COVID-19 pandemic, that has modified.
He’s the present IWGP United States Heavyweight Champion and can make his subsequent title protection towards KENTA on the New Starting USA 2021 occasion on Friday, February 26. It’ll air on NJPW World however was taped final December.
In a current interview with New Japan Professional Wrestling, Moxley mentioned his standing with the corporate.
“I made my intentions clear at Wrestle Kingdom. I’m nonetheless, all this craziness on the earth apart within the final ten months, I’m nonetheless very a lot part of New Japan Professional Wrestling and can proceed to be for so long as I rattling effectively please and as a lot as I rattling effectively, please.
There ain’t something that’s going to vary that. there ain’t anyone that decides that apart from me. I’m nonetheless part of New Japan and also you’re going to need to beat me within the ring and your silly briefcase, strolling round, trying like an fool. The briefcase could be very 10 years in the past, I don’t know why we’re nonetheless doing that, it’s a humiliation. Belts, shiny gold bets, that’s all that issues.”
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