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NJPW Star Injured and Won’t Compete at Road to Destruction Tour, Replacement Has Been Announced



New Japan Pro Wrestling has released the following on their official website:

Match Lineup Change: Due to injury, Kenny Omega will not appear in matches from 9/7 to 9/22. His next scheduled match is currently 9/24 in Kobe.

Due to an injury sustained to his left knee’s lateral meniscus, Kenny Omega will not appear in matches between 9/7 to 9/22. We apologize to all fans who were looking forward to those matches.
Wrestling in his place will be Leo Tonga. The son of legendary pro-wrestler King Haku, Leo will join his brothers Tama Tonga and Tanga Loa in the ring.
Please refer to the below list of events to view the updated match lineups.

Author’s Note: A shame that Kenny Omega is injured, but this is an opportunity for Leo Tonga to showcase what he can do. Hope Kenny Omega gets a quick recovery for his match at Destruction in Kobe.

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