Major League Wrestling issued the following press release giving more details about their alliance with Japanese promotion Dragon Gate.
As we reported over the weekend following a tweet from Major League Wrestling (MLW) Founder / CEO Court Bauer, independent promotions MLW and Dragon Gate Pro-Wrestling have announced a new working relationship.
On Monday, an official press release was issued to formally announce the new business arrangement, as well as to shed some light on their strategic alliance and how that will be handled going forward.
Check out the complete press release below.
- KOBE, JAPAN / NEW YORK — Major League Wrestling and Dragon Gate Pro-Wrestling of Japan today announced the formation of a strategic alliance.
MLW and Dragon Gate Pro-Wrestling will fuse forces to launch a new collaboration focused on a talent exchange and opportunities to share content and participate in other projects.
"The collaboration between MLW and Dragon Gate is a very special opportunity to produce unique events, showcase spectacular talent and create a new canvas for Japanese and American cooperation," said Court Bauer, CEO and founder of MLW. "We are ecstatic about this partnership."
Dragon Gate is a world-renowned wrestling organization based out of Kobe, Japan that has revolutionized wrestling.
Transcending traditional Japanese wrestling with its distinct mixture of strong style wrestling and Mexican lucha libre, Dragon Gate is a spectacular packaging unlike any other Japanese organization.
With popular wrestlers such as Ben-K, YAMATO, Shun Skywalker and Narauki Doi among others, Dragon Gate delights fans around the world with their thrilling high-flying acrobatics and inventive moves.
A vibrant trendsetting organization, Dragon Gate emerged in 2004 and reimagined Japanese wrestling in its own vision. Today, Dragon Gate is one of Japan's most prominent organizations with a global reach, including introducing their SVOD service, https://dragongate.live.
More details on first chapter of the MLW x Dragon Gate collaboration will be revealed soon.