New Japan Pro-Wrestling star Kazuchika Okada has made a personal contribution to assist in Coronavirus relief efforts in Japan.
According to New Japan Pro-Wrestling, Okada has donated 5 million Yen to Nippon Foundation’s Coronavirus relief fund.
Kazuchika Okada issued the following statement.
‘I’m always grateful for NJPW fans’ support, and it’s my hope that I can get back to hearing the cheers of sold out crowds as soon as possible.
It’s usually me receiving the support and power of the people, but now I feel it’s my turn to lend support to medical staff fighting this disease.
I hope fans continue to stay home and stay healthy, so that we can return to the ring as soon as possible.’
The money donated will support frontline workers including doctors, nurses, and volunteer groups. Donations are being accepted by clicking here.