IMPACT x NJPW Multiverse United 2023 Match Card, Date, Time
Multiverse United: Only the Strong Survive 2023 event is a joint-collaboration event between IMPACT Wrestling and NJPW. The event will take place on March 30, 2023, as part of WrestleCon at Globe Theater in Los Angeles, CA, during WrestleMania 39 weekend.
This is the second Multiverse event from IMPACT Wrestling at WrestleCon. The event will feature several inter-promotional matches between IMPACT and NJPW. It will also feature matches for NJPW Strong Openweight Championship, IMPACT Tag Team titles, a 6-way scramble for X-Division title and new contender for IMPACT Knockouts title.
Check below for the complete details on IMPACTxNJPW Multiverse United: Only the Strong Survive 2023 pro wrestling event with match card, date, location, start time, and more information.
Hiroshi Tanahashi vs Mike Bailey
Will Ospreay and Mike Bailey were booked to clash at Multiverse United. But, Will Ospreay suffered an injury. He was later replaced by Hiroshi Tanahashi for their first ever clash.
Moose vs Jeff Cobb
Two behemoths from NJPW and IMPACT in the form of Moose and Jeff Cobb will collide in a singles match at Multiverse United. Who would come on top?
Trey Miguel(c) vs. Rich Swann vs. Frankie Kazarian vs. Kevin Knight vs. Clark Connors vs. Rocky Romero – 6-way Scramble for IMPACT X-Division Championship
If he manages to retain his title at Sacrifice, Trey Miguel will defend X-Division title in a 6-way scramble match. Rich Swann and Frankie Kazarian will represent IMPACT in this match while NJPW will send Kevin Knight, Clark Connors and Rocky Romero.
Kenta(c) vs Minoru Suzuki – NJPW Strong Openweight Championship
After his appearances on IMPACT for the past month, Kenta will also defend his NJPW Strong Openweight Championship at his event. He will be facing NJPW veteran Minoru Suzuki.
Deonna Purrazzo vs Gisele Shaw vs Miyu Yamashita vs Masha Slamovich – Winner Gets IMPACT Knockouts Title Match at Rebellion
Mickie James was announced to defend Knockouts title at Multiverse United against Miyu Yamashita, Gisele Shaw & Deonna Purrazzo. However, James suffered broken ribs and was sidelined. IMPACT then announced that Masha Slamovich will be added to this match and winner will face Jordynne Grace at Rebellion to crown the new champion.
Fred Rosser, Alex Coughlin, Sami Callihan & PCO vs Eddie Edwards, Joe Hendry, Tom Lawlor & J. R. Kratos
Two sets of wrestlers from IMPACT and NJPW each will form a team to collide in an 8-man tag team match. Fred Rosser & Alex Coughlin from NJPW will team up with Sami Callihan and PCO from IMPACT in one team. The other team will be Tom Lawlor & JR Kratos from NJPW and Eddie Edwards & Joe Hendry from IMPACT.
Bullet Club(Ace Austin and Chris Bey)(c) vs Aussie Open(Mark Davis & Kyle Fletcher) vs TMDK(Shane Haste & Bad Dude Tito) vs The Motor City Machine Guns(Alex Shelley and Chris Sabin) – Four Way Match for IMPACT Tag Team Championship
IMPACT announced that Ace Austin & Chris Bey of Bullet Club will defend the title in a 4-way tag team match. The other teams in the match will be Former Champions Motor City Machine Gun from IMPACT, and TMDK and Aussie Open from NJPW.
Kushida vs Lio Rush
Kushida was earlier supposed to challenge Josh Alexander for IMPACT World Championship. However, Alexander got injured and relinquished the title. Kushida will now face Lio Rush instead in a singles match.
Yuya Uemera vs Gabriel Kidd(Pre-show)
Yuya Uemera and Gabriel Kidd will kick off the card on the pre-show before the main card. Which one of the young wrestlers in NJPW would come on the top?