Pro Wrestling NOAH will be holding their annual GLOBAL LEAGUE (singles) tournament once again this year with 16 wrestlers aiming to earn a right at the GHC Heavyweight Championship or in the champions case solidifying his position at the top.
The tournament is set to begin on October 18th at the Korakuen Hall and will run for a total of 12 days until the finals which will take place on November 8th at the Korakuen Hall.
[NOAH News] Pro Wrestling Noah announced the split blocks for this years upcoming Global League tournament.
Global League War 2014 Announced Competitors
･ Naomichi Marufuji [BRAVE] ~ Current GHC Heavyweight Champion (4th year competing)
･ Takeshi Morishima [Chokibogun] ~ 2012 Winner (5th year competing)
･ Akitoshi Saito [NO MERCY] (5th year competing)
･ Katsuhiko Nakajima [DIAMOND RING/BRAVE] (3rd year competing)
･ Daisuke Sekimoto [BJW] (2nd year competing)
･ Satoshi Kojima [NJPW] (GL Debut)
･ Shane Haste [TMDK] (3rd year competing)
･ Colt Cabana [USA] (GL Debut)
･ Takashi Sugiura [NO MERCY] ~ Current GHC Tag Champion (5th year competing)
･ Maybach Taniguchi [Chokibogun] (3rd year competing)
･ Muhammed Yone [BRAVE] (5th year competing)
･ Yuji Nagata [NJPW] ~ 2013 Winner (3rd year competing)
･ Masato Tanaka [ZERO1] ~ Current GHC Tag Champion (GL Debut)
･ Mikey Nicholls [TMDK] (3rd year competing)
･ Chris Hero [USA] (GL Debut)
･ Quiet Storm [FREE] (GL Debut)
This years Global League is set to run from October 18th to November 8th. Standard rules will be applied which means 2 points for a win, 1 point for a draw, and 0 points for a loss.
As of now it appears that there will be no semi-finals, but only 1 final match on November 8th as the highest ranked competitor from each block will face off to determine the true winner.