IWGP United States Champion Jon Moxley will defend his title on the May 12 episode of AEW Dynamite against New Japan Pro-Wrestling legend Yuji Nagata. The match was announced during this week’s episode.
Earlier this month, Moxley called Nagata out on social media, which the Nagata accepted
This will be Jon Moxley’s fourth US title defense, previously defeating Juice Robinson, Minoru Suzuki, and more recently KENTA.
Nagata’s last TNT appearance was in July 1998, defeating Saturn on WCW Nitro.