The New Japan Cup continues on Saturday morning at 3am EST on NJPWWorld.com. Three huge first round matches will be the centerpoint, with Shingo Takagi and Kazuchika Okada headlining.
New Japan Cup
3am EST on NJPWWorld.com
- Toa Henare, David Finlay & Yuya Uemura vs. Bullet Club (Jay White, Chase Owens & Taiji Ishimori)
- The United Empire (Will Ospreay, Great-O-Khan & Jeff Cobb) vs. Los Ingobernables de Japon (Tetsuya Naito, SANADA & BUSHI)
- New Japan Cup First Round Match: Tomoaki Honma vs. Minoru Suzuki
- New Japan Cup First Round Match: KENTA vs. Juice Robinson
- New Japan Cup First Round Match: Shingo Takagi vs. Kazuchika Okada
Here are the results for last night’s show in Korakuen Hall. Toru Yano & Hirooki Goto both broke people’s brackets with shocking wins to advance to round 2.
New Japan Cup
Available on NJPWWorld.com
- Suzuki-gun (Minoru Suzuki, Zack Sabre Jr. & Douki) def. Tomoaki Honma, Gabriel Kidd & Yuya Uemura by pinfall. (10:46)
Minoru Suzuki pinned Yuya Uemura via Gotch Piledriver.
- Bullet Club (Chase Owens, EVIL, Yujiro Takahashi & Taiji Ishimori) def. Hiroshi Tanahashi, YOSHI-HASHI, David Finlay & Tiger Mask by submission. (11:40)
EVIL submitted Tiger Mask via Scorpion Deathlock.
- The United Empire (Will Ospreay, Great-O-Khan & Jeff Cobb) def. Master Wato, Satoshi Kojima & Hiroyoshi Tenzan by pinfall. (9:14)
Jeff Cobb pinned Master Wato via Tour of the Islands.
- New Japan Cup First Round Match: Toru Yano def. Bad Luck Fale via countout. (5:50)
- New Japan Cup First Round Match: Hirooki Goto def. Taichi by pinfall via GTR. (22:43)