Kota Ibushi Says He's Staying in NJPW, Kenny Omega Responds

Posted By Caroline Walsh on 02/11/19


Kota Ibushi made an appearance earlier today at The New Beginning event in Osaka, Japan today and made an announcement about his future. Ibushi stated that he’s staying in New Japan Pro Wrestling. You can check out a video NJPW released of Ibushi’s promo and statement below. Kota Ibushi also stated that he will compete in the New Japan Cup, which is set to start on March 8. The winner will earn a title shot at the G1 Supercard event at Madison Square Garden event in April.

After the promo, newly signed AEW roster member and Ibushi’s Golden Lovers tag team partner, Kenny Omega, responded to Ibushi on Twitter. You can check out that tweet below. The tweet is translated as, “See you again one day. Good luck.”

As previously reported, Kenny Omega stated AEW would love to use Ibushi at some point and said he expects to see him there in the near future.