On Wednesday, Ring Of Honor (ROH) announced that another New Japan Pro Wrestling (NJPW) star is set for the upcoming “Death Before Dishonor.”
Pro wrestling legend Jushin Thunder Liger is now confirmed for the big event, which airs on pay-per-view on September 28th in Las Vegas, Nevada.
ROHWrestling.com issued the following announcement today:
Jushin ”Thunder” Liger Returns To ROH In Vegas
Arguably the most famous and well known Japanese wrestler of all time, Jushin ”Thunder” Liger has an amazing track record across the world and within Ring of Honor. He has faced and defeated some of the greats in ROH history including former World Champions Bryan Danielson and Low Ki. More recently, he engaged in tremendous battles with ROH World Champion Jay Lethal and former ROH World Champions Dalton Castle and Cody while serving as a mentor for Cheeseburger!
The legendary Liger returns to competition under the bright lights in Sin City, Las Vegas at the Orleans for Death Before Dishonor! Liger maintains an extensive wrestling schedule but his bouts in the United States remain rare! You do not want to miss your chance to see a man who revolutionized wrestling at Death Before Dishonor!
Liger is a world-renowned superstar having competed in New Japan Pro-Wrestling, Stampede Wrestling, and World Championship Wrestling. His accomplishments in New Japan are second to none. Liger is a former 11-time IWGP Junior Heavyweight Champion and a 6-time IWGP Junior Heavyweight Tag Team Champion. He’s also won numerous championships in Mexico, Europe and the United States, including the WCW Light Heavyweight Championship.
Who will the legend face in his return to ROH? One of the all-time great junior heavyweights in professional wrestling history, there are a plethora of potential dream matches for Liger to take part in singles or tag team competition! Will it be a current ROH star? Perhaps a returning ROH star? Or will it be a dream match against a NJPW star?
Death Before Dishonor returns to Las Vegas, the Fight Capital of the World, LIVE on Pay Per View and for HonorClub VIP on Friday September 28 at 9 PM ET/6 PM PT and returns the next night for an International Television Taping with all of your favorite ROH stars Championships will be decided and feuds ended and YOU can watch it all LIVE!
RING OF HONOR PRESENTS DEATH BEFORE DISHONOR
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 28TH
BELL TIME @ 6:00 PM PDT
4500 W TROPICANA AVE
LAS VEGAS, NV 89103