The recent rise of New Japan Pro Wrestling has found new popularity in North America with a huge expansion. NJPW was also a relevant promotion as the top company in Japan going all the way back to their working relationship with WCW. Legendary names like Mitsuharu Misawa, Jushin Liger and The Great Muta have memorable moments there along with touring young stars Chris Jericho, Eddie Guerrero and Rey Mysterio at different points.
Recent years have seen NJPW deliver matches on another level from anything else in the industry. Finn Balor creating the Bullet Club started to make the company popular in North America. Names like AJ Styles, Kenny Omega and the Young Bucks helped it grow to the current status. We will look at the history of great matches to take place in the promotion. All the bouts featured here are must-see for any wrestling fan. These are the top ten matches in NJPW history from TheSportster.