The wrestling world is abuzz with excitement as former WWE superstar Enzo Amore, now known as Real1, is set to make his debut in New Japan Pro Wrestling (NJPW).
The announcement has sent shockwaves throughout the industry, with fans eagerly anticipating his appearance.
Real1’s NJPW Debut Details
Real1 is scheduled to make his promotional debut at the All Star Junior Festival on August 19th. This isn’t just any debut; he’s diving straight into the action.
Real1 will be teaming up with Jack Cartwheel and Starboy Charlie. Their opponents? The formidable trio of Rich Swann, The DKC, and Ryusuke Taguchi.
This six-man tag team match promises high-octane action, with each wrestler bringing their unique style to the ring.
All Star Junior Festival’s Unexpected Match Announcements
NJPW’s All Star Junior Festival in Philadelphia is known for its unexpected match announcements, and Real1’s inclusion in the event is no exception.
The festival has a reputation for delivering surprises, and this year seems to be following that trend. While Taguchi and The DKC are known for their team cohesiveness, it remains to be seen how they will fare against the likes of a WWE alum, the agile Cartwheel, and a motivated Starboy.
Other Matches to Look Forward To
Apart from the much-anticipated debut of Real1, the All Star Junior Festival has a stacked card. Some of the other matches include:
- Kevin Knight vs. Clark Connors in the All Star Junior USA Tournament.
- Francesco Akira vs. Mike Bailey, also part of the All Star Junior USA Tournament.
- A thrilling ladder match featuring Rocky Romero & Hiromu Takahashi against DOUKI & Low Rider and Blake Christian & Master Wato.
- East West Express, consisting of Jordan Oliver & Nick Wayne, will face off against El Desperado & MAO.
- YOH & Matt Sydal are set to battle BUSHI & Shun Skywalker.
A New Chapter for Real1
Real1’s move to NJPW marks a new chapter in his wrestling career. After making a name for himself in WWE, his transition to NJPW is a testament to his versatility and adaptability as a wrestler.
Fans of both promotions are keen to see how he will fit into the NJPW landscape and what new rivalries and alliances will form.