In a press conference held today, New Japan Pro Wrestling revealed additional details on the upcoming IWGP Women’s Championship Tournament.

New Japan revealed that the first Quarter Final matches will take place as part of the NJPW Royal Quest II event in London, England on October 2nd, with additional Quarter Final matches to take place at STARDOM’s October 22nd event, while Semi Final matches will take place on October 23rd.

The final of the tournament will take place at the NJPW & STARDOM Historic X-Over event on November 20th, while the first title defense will take place at Wrestle Kingdom 17 on January 4th, 2023.