New Japan Pro Wrestling has released the full brackets for the 2020 New Japan Cup. The annual tournament is single-elimination, with the winner receiving a double title shot at current iWGP Heavyweight and Intercontinental champion Tetsuya Naito at the March 31st Sakura Genesis event. Last year Kauchika Okada defeated LIJ's SANADA in the final round, then would capture his fifth world title reign at the G1 Supercard in Madison Square Garden.
Some key names competing this year are Kazuchika Okada, Kota Ibushi, Hiroshi Tanahashi, Minoru Suzuki, Jeff Cobb, Zack Sabre Jr, Will Ospreay, Shingo Takagi, Tomohiro Ishii, Jay White, KENTA, and many more. Check out all the participants below.
Here is the full tournament bracket for New japan Cup 2020!
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