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Kazuchika Okada Breaks Title Record for NJPW

Posted By Caroline Walsh on 03/11/18


The Rainmaker, Kazuchika Okada, has broken a new title record for New Japan Pro Wrestling. The IWGP heavyweight champion has now officially held the belt for 629 days. As a result, he is now the longest reigning NJPW champion in history.

The previous title record in NJPW was Jushin Ligerís run as IWGP junior heavyweight champion, which lasted for 628 days.