The Covid-19 coronavirus does not look like it will be stopping anytime soon. It seems New Japan Pro Wrestling does not want to take any risks.
As previously reported, Japanese promotions such as STARDOM cancelled events due to the coronavirus outbreak. Now it seems NJPW will follow suit as they have cancelled all events from March 1st to March 15th after recommendations by the Japanese Ministry Of Health.
In light of recommendations made on February 26 by the Japanese Ministry of Health connected to the new Coronavirus COVID-19, New Japan Pro-Wrestling has arrived at the decision to cancel all live events scheduled between Sunday March 1 and Sunday March 15.
Here is the list of dates that will be affected owing to the cancelling of the events. The company mentioned that they will make up for the dates in the future.
Sunday March 1: Mito Municipal Gymnasium, Ibaraki
Monday March 2: Big Palette Fukushima
Tuesday March 3: Ota City Gymnasium, Tokyo
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Wednesday March 4: Korakuen Hall, Tokyo
Saturday March 7: Aichi Prefectural Gymnasium
Sunday March 8: Baycom Gymnasium, Hyogo
Monday March 9: Kochi Prefectural Gymnasium
Tuesday March 10: ZIP Arena Okayama
Thursday March 12: Korakuen Hall, Tokyo
Friday March 13: Korakuen Hall, Tokyo
Saturday March 14: Makuhari Messe, Chiba