By Josh Nason, WrestlingObserver.com
While they announced the news during Friday’s Best In The World ppv, on Monday, Ring of Honor officially announced three New Japan Pro Wrestling stars will return to the promotion this summer for two big events.
Multiple time IWGP World champions Nakamura and Okada, and former IWGP Junior Heavyweight champion and 2015 Best Of The Super Juniors winner Kushida will join ROH World/TV Champion Jay Lethal, The Briscoes, ROH Tag Team Champions reDRagon, The Kingdom, and more at both events.
The first show — a TV taping as part of the Aftershock tour — is set for Friday, August 21st at the 2300 Arena in Philadelphia, PA, while the second event — Field Of Honor ’15 — will be on Saturday, August 22nd at MSU Park on Coney Island in Brooklyn, NY.
All three New Japan talents previously came to the U.S. in May for four ROH/NJPW shows in Philly and Toronto, Canada.
Below are the posters for both events. Right click to download for full size image: