Antonio Inoki has been named the “Chairman of the Executive Committee” for two back-to-back professional wrestling shows to take place in North Korea in August.

The events have been labeled the “International Pro-Wrestling Festival in Pyongyang” and will be taking place on August 30th and 31st of this year. These events will be sponsored by the “Sports Peace Association” which is a non-profit organization.

The events are expected to take place in a 20,000 seat arena and will feature other forms of Marital Arts, namely Tae Kwon Do is noted, as well. Also it was mentioned that there will be 20 competitors from all over the world to be featured on the shows.