- Hiroshi Tanahashi's shoulder injury is said to be getting much worse. Tanahashi has told the media in Japan that his shoulder is in so much pain that he can barely lift a water bottle. He also said he'll likely have to decide between his scheduled ladder match with Kenny Omega or competing in the G1 tournament.
- Current IWGP Heavyweight Champion Tetsuya Naito's belt tossing antics have left the championship damaged, as shown off on New Japan Pro Wrestling's twitter. You can check out a photo of the title below.
EvanDeadlySins contributed to this article.