KUSHIDA and Cheeseburger take on The Addiction at Global Wars: Chicago

The partnership between Ring of Honor and New Japan Pro-Wrestling has never been stronger and this fall, GLOBAL WARS descends upon the US featuring stars from both great organizations! The tour is highlighted by the United States return of the IWGP UNITED STATES CHAMPION KENNY OMEGA as well as the United States debut of YOSHI-HASHI! All of your favorite ROH stars will be on the tour, like ROH World Champion “The American Nightmare” Cody, the ROH World Six Man Tag Team Champions Adam Page and the Young Bucks, ROH World Tag Team Champions The Motor City Machine Guns, Jay Lethal, Silas Young, The Addiction, and more!
 
New Japan will be represented by former ROH World TV Champion KUSHIDA and rival Hiromu Takahashi, as well as Toru Yano and members of SUZUKI-GUN represented by NEVER Openweight Champion Minoru Suzuki and the IWGP Heavyweight Tag Team Champions Killer Elite Squad!
 
Officials from ROH and NJPW have been working around the clock and matches are being signed daily! In Chicago, The Addiction, on their quest to ruin everything that Ring of Honor fans love about the Best Wrestling on the Planet, have signed on to face two of the world’s most popular stars!
 
IWGP JR. HEAVYWEIGHT CHAMPION KUSHIDA & CHEESEBURGER vs. THE ADDICTION (CHRISTOPHER DANIELS & FRANKIE KAZARIAN)
 
The Addiction head to Chicago with a destructionist attitude, their sights set on defeating and destroying two of the world’s most popular stars, IWGP Jr. Heavyweight Champion KUSHIDA and Cheeseburger, two men that epitomize what fans love about ROH!
 
For KUSHIDA, fans love the silky-smooth submission wrestling and his explosive Back to the Future small package driver. KUSHIDA is on the role of a lifetime and could enter this match the ROH World Champion should he defeat Cody in Columbus! In 2017, KUSHIDA captured his fifth IWGP Jr. Heavyweight Championship, as well his second Best of Super Juniors Tournament win in three years, and he’s looking to team with a man that epitomizes everyone that has been told they couldn’t do what they dreamed of, Cheeseburger!
 
For ‘Burger, Chicago is the site of the biggest win of his career! At Global Wars 2016, he teamed with his mentor and the man who bestowed his finishing move to him Jushin Liger to defeat the men he is facing on the Global Wars 2017 Tour, The Addiction! ‘Burger teams up with one of the hottest stars in the world and hopes lightning will strike twice in Chicago!
 
Can the team of KUSHIDA and Cheeseburger pull off the upset or will the Addiction continue their pursuit of ruining what fans love about ROH? Find out in Chicago!
 
GLOBAL WARS – CHICAGO
Local Time: Sunday, Oct 15, 2017 07:00pm CDT
Odeum Expo Center
1033 North Villa Avenue
Villa Park, Illinois 60181
 
ALREADY SIGNED:
 
MAIN EVENT
BULLET CLUB (ROH WORLD CHAMPION CODY & ROH WORLD SIX MAN TAG TEAM CHAMPIONS ADAM PAGE & THE YOUNG BUCKS) vs. SEARCH AND DESTROY (ROH WORLD TAG TEAM CHAMPIONS MOTOR CITY MACHINE GUNS (ALEX SHELLEY & CHRIS SABIN), JONATHAN GRESHAM, & JAY WHITE)
 
IWGP UNITED STATES CHAMPIONSHIP
IWGP US CHAMPION “THE CLEANER” KENNY OMEGA vs. YOSHI-HASHI
 
“THE VILLAIN” MARTY SCURLL vs. HIROMU TAKAHASHI
 
FLIP GORDON vs. “THE AERIAL ASSASSIN” WILL OSPREAY
 
JAY LETHAL, MARK BRISCOE, & ROH WORLD TELEVISION CHAMPION KENNY KING VS. SUZUKI-GUN (NEVER OPENWEIGHT CHAMPION MINORU SUZUKI & IWGP HEAVYWEIGHT TAG TEAM CHAMPIONS KILLER ELITE SQUAD)
 
IWGP JR. HEAVYWEIGHT CHAMPION KUSHIDA & CHEESEBURGER vs. THE ADDICTION (CHRISTOPHER DANIELS & FRANKIE KAZARIAN)
 
SIGNED TO COMPETE:
 
“PRO WRESTLING’S LAST REAL MAN” SILAS YOUNG & BEER CITY BRUISER
BEST FRIENDS (CHUCKIE T. & BERETTA)
TORU YANO