New Japan Pro Wrestling announced the first four matches for the G1 Special on July 7th at the Cow Palace in San Francisco, California which will see Kenny Omega defend his IWGP Heavyweight Championship against Cody in the main event.

Also announced for the show is IWGP Heavyweight Tag Team Champions (Matt Jackson & Nick Jackson) defending their titles against Los Ingobernables de Japon (SANADA & EVIL), Jay White defending his IWGP United States Heavyweight Championship against Juice Robinson and a Tag Team Match featuring CHAOS members Kazuchika Okada & Will Ospreay teaming up to face Los Ingobernables de Japon members Tetsuya Naito & BUSHI.