Karl Anderson has been at the center of current news since his return to WWE. And it is that his return to the McMahon company has been a problem for another large company, NJPWwhere Anderson is the current NEVER Openweight Champion.
Anderson was scheduled to defend the title against HIKULEO at the Battle Autumn event on November 5, the same day WWE will hold Crown Jewel. The problem occurred when his participation in the Saudi Arabian show was announced..
The fighter published a video on social networks confirming his absence in Battle Autumm, alleging that the Japanese company did not inform him that he would have to defend the championship in the November event. For its part, NJPW showed its discomfort with the situationurging Anderson to appear, or else he will be stripped of the championship.
In the meantime, Fightful Select has been able to gather more information in this regard, ensuring that There are still plans for Anderson to continue fighting in NJPW. At the moment, it is unknown what will happen to the NEVER Openweight Championship, although the Japanese company hopes that the fighter will meet additional dates, something that WWE agreed with.
Finally, the outlet confirms that New Japan had been aware since August that Gallows and Anderson would return to WWE, at which point the three parties negotiated their agreement. However, despite everything, sources close to the case point out that the relationship between Anderson, NJPW and WWE is still good.
Karl Anderson will join forces with Luke Gallows Y A.J. Styles to face The Judgment Day (Finn Balor, Damian Priest Y Dominic Mysterio) at WWE Crown Jewel, the company’s second and final show this year in Saudi Arabia. As the rivalry between these two factions continues in WWE, it remains to be seen what decision NJPW makes about the NEVER Openweight Championship.
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