Kazuchika Okada Issues Statement On NJPW Run Coming To An End, Entering Free Agency

Kazuchika Okada's legendary run in New Japan Pro Wrestling has come to an end.

"The Rainmaker" took to social media to issue a statement regarding his NJPW run coming to an end after several years.

"Thank you for supporting New Japan Pro Wrestling for 17 years," he wrote. "Thank you very much! I laughed, got angry, cried, it was great!"

He concluded, "I look forward to playing the remaining three games as a free agent!"