Bad Luck Fale and Jay White will represent New Zealand in this year’s G1 Climax.
Both Bullet Club members will be part of the gruelling month-long tournament, NJPW revealed during its Kizuna Road broadcast Sunday night.
Fale, entering his sixth G1, is one of 10 competitors in the A Block, alongside former winners Hiroshi Tanahashi and Kazuchika Okada.
White, in his second G1, is part of the B Block, where he will face stiff competition including former winner Tetsuya Naito and IWGP United States Champion Jon Moxley.
NJPW G1 Climax A Block:
- IWGP Heavyweight Champion Kazuchika Okada
- Zack Sabre Jr
- Hiroshi Tanahashi
- Kota Ibushi
- Bad Luck Fale
- Lance Archer
- IWGP Junior Heavyweight Champion Will Ospreay
NJPW G1 Climax B Block:
- IWGP Intercontinental Champion Tetsuya Naito
- Never Openweight Champion Tomohiro Ishii
- Juice Robinson
- Toru Yano
- Hirooki Goto
- Jay White
- Jeff Cobb
- Shingo Takagi
- IWGP United States Champion Jon Moxley
NJPW will announce key matches for each of its G1 Climax 29 events during tonight’s Kizuna Road broadcast (9.30pm, NJPW World).
G1 Climax 29 begins in Dallas, Texas on Sunday, July 7 (New Zealand time) and will conclude with three days of action at Tokyo’s Nippon Budokan on August 10, 11, and 12.
The winner of the G1 Climax will receive an IWGP Heavyweight Championship match at Wrestle Kingdom 14.
All 19 events of G1 Climax 29 will be streamed live on NJPW World.