Tajiri To Defend The MLW Middleweight Championship In AJPW

Tajiri recently captured the MLW Middleweight Championship at the company’s FIGHTLAND event back on October 2nd, when he defeated Myron Redd, Arez, and Aramis.

It was announced earlier today that Tajiri, the new MLW Middleweight Champion will make his first title defense on November 28th, against Atsuki Aoyagi at an upcoming AJPW event.

The newly minted Major League Wrestling World Middleweight Champion Yoshihiro TAJIRI will defend the title in an All Japan Pro Wrestling ring, MLW announced today. has confirmed that TAJIRI’s first title defense will take place on Sunday November 28th. 

Atsuki Aoyagi, a talented AJPW grappler, will challenge TAJIRI in the historic title fight.

This marks the first MLW World Championship defense in an All Japan Pro Wrestling ring since 2003.

The announcement of the interpromotional championship bout comes just days after MLW CEO Court Bauer pondered such a match on twitter.


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