A Drink at the Inn With: Francesco Akira

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The first European to ever win the AJPW World Junior Heavyweight Championship, Francesco Akira is no stranger to Japan. However, the Nova Fireball is now set to burn NJPW’s junior heavyweight division to ashes as he prepares to make his New Japan debut by competing in the upcoming Best of the Super Juniors!

In this interview, Francesco tell us what to expect from him in the upcoming tournament, he discusses his surprise appearance at Hyper Battle, being the newest member of the United Empire, the wrestling scene in his home of Italy, his ideal Forbidden Door opponents from AEW, his tremendous RevPro match with Gabriel Kidd, his time in AJPW and much more!

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