NJPW Wrestle Kingdom 13: Start Time, Card and How to Watch Online

Since 2007, New Japan Pro Wrestling's Wrestle Kingdom event has become the pinnacle of independent wrestling. Every January, wrestling fans look forward to the show featuring some of the best wrestlers outside the U.S.

Wrestle Kingdom 13 marks the first time Kenny Omega enters the Tokyo Dome as the WRGP Heavyweight Champion, and with rumors of his future in the company swirling the result of this match may just be the start of "The Cleaner's" 2019.

With the announcement of All Elite Wrestling, will this be the last time fans see The Young Bucks, Cody and Hangman Page in the Tokyo Dome? There's a lot to look forward to on January 4, and if you're looking to watch NJPW's Wrestle Kingdom 13 online, here's the start time, card and everything you need to now to watch this massive event.



The proper Wrestle Kingdom 13 card begins at 3 a.m. EST on January 4 with a pre-show starting at 2 a.m. EST.

Wrestle Kingdom's pre-show is usually where the New Japan Rumble is held, but this year it's being replaced by a multi-man match to become the number one contend for the NEVER openweight six-man tag team championship.

The participants of this match include: Yuji Nagata, Jeff Cobb and David Finlay vs. Togi Makabe, Toru Yano and Ryusuke Taguchi vs Chuckie T. Beretta and Hirooki Goto vs Hangman Page, Yujiro Takahashi and Mary Scurll vs Minoru Suzuki, Davey Boy Smith Jr. and Lance Archer.


If you're looking for Wrestle Kingdom 13 online, subscribing to New Japan World, the company's streaming service is your best bet. However, Fite TV will make the event available for the first time for $34.99.


The card for Wrestle Kingdom 13 was finalized a few weeks ago, and the results of most of these matches will likely usher in a new era of NJPW.

Here's the current card for Wrestle Kingdom 13.

  • Kenny Omega (c) vs Hiroshi Tanahashi - IWGP Heavyweight Championship match
  • Chris Jericho (c) vs Tetsuya Naito - IWGP Intercontinental Championship match
  • Kazuchika Okada vs Jay White
  • Cody (c) vs Juice Robinson - IWGP United States Championship match
  • Kushida (c) vs Taiji Ishimori - IWGP Jr. Heavyweight Championship match
  • Guerillas of Destiny (c) vs EVIL and Sanada vs The Young Bucks - IWGP Tag Team Championship match
  • Tomohiro Ishii (c) vs Zack Sabre Jr. - RevPro British Heavyweight Championship match
  • Yoshinobu Kanemaru and El Desperado (c) vs Roppongi 3K vs BUSHI and Shingo Takagi - IWGP Jr. Tag Team Championship match
  • Kota Ibushi (c) vs Will Ospreay - NEVER Openweight Championship match

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