Episode 5 - Wrestling Dontaku

Episode 5 May 06, 2018 03:14:38
Episode 5 - Wrestling Dontaku
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Episode 5 - Wrestling Dontaku
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Show Notes

Wrestling Dontaku nights 1 & 2 in depth, G1 Special at the Cow Palace ticket sales, other news & notes, a t-shirt giveaway, & some big news for the future of the podcast! Plus our classic matches! This week we cover: [Keiji Mutoh vs Shinya Hashimoto 8/15/95 G1 Final](http://njpwworld.com/p/s_series_00137_2_1) [Yuji Nagata vs Kensuke Sasaki 1/4/2004](http://njpwworld.com/p/s_series_00164_1_13]) [Prince Devitt vs Kota Ibushi 1/4/2014](http://njpwworld.com/p/s_series_00217_1_9) and coming up next week: [Sasuke vs Ultimo 8/5/96](http://njpwworld.com/p/s_series_00145_1_1 ) [Okada v Tanahashi 2/12/12](http://njpwworld.com/p/s_series_00189_1_6 ) [KUSHIDA v O’Reilly 6/7/2015](http://njpwworld.com/p/s_series_00317_13_9 ) And don't forget to check out the [NJPW US Blog](http://www.njpw-us.com) from our colleague Wilfred for some incisive commentary on the current happenings in New Japan Pro Wrestling. As always, thanks so much for listening and send any comments, questions, or feedback our way to @kopw72 on Twitter or [email protected] Don't forget to hit that subscribe button and remember to leave us a review. It all helps us to forge an even better podcast for all our loyal listeners!

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