by Tony Quant
NJPW today announced the full cards for the upcoming collaboration shows with US promotion Ring of Honor, which feature the return of Kenny Omega. Omega will wrestle for the first time for NJPW since his epic main event at Wrestle Kingdom 11 back on 4th January.
Omega will team up with Adam Cole on the first night to take on The Briscoes, and on the second night will form part of the Bullet Club as they take on Chaos in an eight man tag match to close out the tour.
Elsewhere The Young Bucks will take on War Machine, Adam Cole will put his ROH World Title on the line against Yoshi-Hashi and Hirooki Goto will put his NEVER Openweight Belt on the line against Punisher Martinez.
The shows will be live on New Japan World with English commentary and here are the full cards for both nights;
Honor Rising Night 1 – 26th February, 2017
The Briscoes vs. Kenny Omega & Adam Cole (Bullet Club)
Jay Lethal & Katsuyori Shibata vs. Hangman Page & Cody Rhodes (Bullet Club)
Ryusuke Taguchi, Hiroshi Tanahashi & Dalton Castle vs. Hiromu Takahashi, Tetsuya Naito & Punisher Martinez
War Machine vs. The Young Bucks
Will Ospreay, Yoshi-Hashi, Hirooki Goto & Kazuchika Okada (Chaos) vs. Tama Tonga, Tanga Loa, Yujiro Takahashi & Bad Luck Fale (Bullet Club)
Tiger Mask, Jushin Thunder Liger & Delirious vs. Bushi, Evil & Sanada (Los Ingobernables de Japon)
David Finlay, Juice Robinson & Kushida vs. Jado, Gedo & Silas Young
Honor Rising Night 2 -27th February, 2017
Will Ospreay, Kazuchika Okada & The Briscoes vs. Cody Rhodes, Kenny Omega & The Young Bucks (Bullet Club)
ROH World Championship Adam Cole (c) vs. Yoshi-Hashi
NEVER Openweight Championship Hirooki Goto (c) vs. Punisher Martinez
Juice Robinson, Hiroshi Tanahashi & Jay Lethal vs. Hangman Page, Yujiro Takahashi & Bad Luck Fale (Bullet Club)
War Machine vs. Guerrillas of Destiny
Ryusuke Taguchi, Tiger Mask, Jushin Thunder Liger, Dalton Castle & Delirious vs. Hiromu Takahashi, Bushi, Evil, Sanada & Tetsuya Naito (Los Ingobernables de Japon)
Henare, David Finlay & Kushida vs. Jado, Gedo & Silas Young