WWE Reportedly Interested in IWGP Champion Okada, What Okada Has Previously Said About WWE, News on More …
March 14, 2016 - WWE
According to The Wrestling Observer, WWE is meddlesome in tip New Japan Pro Wrestling star Kazuchika Okada. Okada, who is a stream NJPW IGWP Heavyweight Champion, formerly wrestled for TNA behind in 2010 and 2011.
The news records WWE is meddlesome in Okada since of his size, as he is billed as 6’3″. It should be remarkable though, that Okada has a 5 year agreement offer on a list from New Japan, and he has formerly pronounced publicly he will never go to WWE.
Back in Feb of this year, Japanese contributor Enuhito posted a Tweet teasing a weekly pro wrestling repository talk with Okada, during that he claimed he would sojourn constant to NJPW:
Weekly prowestling repository arising tommorrow.
Okada pronounced “I will never go to WWE.” pic.twitter.com/Tnj7XTDrGn
— enuhito(English) (@enuhito_eng) February 9, 2016
As of this writing, it is different either or not Okada has supposed a NJPW deal, though it is believed NJPW will do a best to tip any understanding offering to Okada by WWE to keep him in Japan.
In associated news, The Observer is reporting WWE is approaching to pointer talents from Mexico, Japan and a UK over a subsequent few months. WWE is reportedly looking during other Japanese organizations outward of New Japan, and are pronounced to be meddlesome in during slightest one tip name from Lucha Underground and AAA.
For those of we unknown with Okada, we can check out in-ring footage of a Champion in a video below: