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New Japan/AEW collaboration imminent?

The stakes are high for Hiroshi Tanahashi & Chris Jericho’s showdown at Wrestle Kingdom 14 next Sunday (Jan. 5).

We’ve covered Tanahashi teasing a follow-up bout for the AEW championship, and Jericho responding that he’s received All Elite President Tony Khan’s approval to give the 8 time IWGP Heavyweight champ a shot at his belt shoudl Tanahashi beat him in the Tokyo Dome.

Now, we’ve got New Japan promoting The Painmaker’s video and officially adding that stipulation to next weekend’s match:

Maybe an AEW/New Japan collaboration really isn’t “really not happening”?

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