Will Ospreay vs. Taichi is the opposite featured match on at this time’s card.
NJPW’s New Starting tour continues at this time in Sapporo with two featured singles matches, in addition to a Junior Tag title bout.
In the principle occasion, Tetsuya Naito will face Shota Umino in Umino’s highest-profile singles bout so far.
Within the semi-main, United Empire’s Will Ospreay will face Taichi from the brand new Simply 4 Guys secure.
The IWGP Junior Heavyweight Tag Crew titles will probably be on the road, with TJP and Francesco Akira defending in opposition to Yoshinobu Kanemaru and DOUKI.
A sequence of tag bouts, plus a Younger Lion singles match spherical out the cardboard:
- Kazuchika Okada, Toru Yano, Ryusuke Taguchi & YOH vs. Shingo Takagi, SANADA, Hiromu Takahashi & BUSHI
- Hiroshi Tanahashi, Tama Tonga, Hikuleo & Grasp Wato vs. Jay White, KENTA, El Phantasmo & Taiji Ishimori
- Hirooki Goto, YOSHI-HASHI, Tomohiro Ishii & Yuto Nakashima vs. Zack Sabre Jr., Mikey Nicholls, Shane Haste & Kosei Fujita
- Minoru Suzuki, El Desperado, Ren Narita & Ryohei Oiwa vs. EVIL, Yujiro Takahashi, SHO & Dick Togo
- Nice-O-Khan vs. Oskar Leube
Our stay protection begins at 3 a.m. Jap time.
Nice-O-Khan defeated Oskar Leube
I am captivated with Leube’s future typically, and this match solely provides to my pleasure.
The match opened with a grappling sequence. Leube pressured O-Khan into the ropes and gained the higher hand with some strikes.
O-Khan frustration with dropping momentum to his underling triggered a fast comeback. O-Khan established management and maintained it for a while.
After withstanding O-Khan’s prolonged management, Leube bounced again with two huge slams. Leube locked in a deep Boston crab that almost pressured a submission. O-Khan survived the Leube submission try and locked in his ending stomach stretch/iron claw maintain mixture, forcing Leube to faucet.
Ryohei Oiwa, Ren Narita, El Desperado, & Minoru Suzuki defeated Dick Togo SHO Yujiro Takahashi, & EVIL (Home of Torture)
For an HoT match, this was a ton of enjoyable.
This match opened with Suzuki taking out HoT earlier than passing the momentum to Oiwa. Oiwa failed to take care of this benefit, resulting in an prolonged interval of HoT management. The recent tag ultimately got here to Desperado, who practically evened the rating, even after a protracted HoT beatdown.
As soon as Narita tagged in, he took management, forcing HoT to hurry the ring. Togo tried choking Narita with a wire, however Suzuki made the save. Narita landed a fantastic suplex and locked within the stomach stretch, forcing Togo to submit.
After the match, Suzuki advised Narita he may take him to the highest if he caught by him.
Kosei Fujita, Shane Haste, Mikey Nicholls, & Zack Sabre Jr. (TMDK) defeated YOSHI-HASHI, Tomohiro Ishii, Hirooki Goto (CHAOS), & Yuto Nakashima
The Younger Lions have been actual standouts on this match.
A gap brawl left CHAOS with a short-lived lead, however TMDK fired again with an prolonged isolation phase on Goto. After a tag to Ishii, the CHAOS group started to show issues again round.
Goto and YH cleared the ring and tried for Shoto however failed to attach, resulting in a double tag to every group’s Younger Lion.
The Younger Lions went backwards and forwards earlier than Nakashima locked in a deep Boston crab, forcing a save from ZSJ. Nakashima dropped Fujita with a nasty kick, however Fujita answered with a dropkick of his personal. Fujita locked in a kimura and compelled Nakashima to submit.
Grasp Wato, Hikuleo, Tama Tonga, Hiroshi Tanahashi defeated Taiji Ishimori, El Phantasmo, KENTA, & Jay White (Bullet Membership)
Bullet Membership opened the match with a recreation of hen, with nobody wanting to have interaction with their opponents. After teasing the newly vocal crowd for a while, BC rushed the ring, stealing momentum earlier than the babyfaces even had an opportunity.
After prolonged BC management, a scorching tag to Hikuleo left the babyfaces with an opportunity. Hikuleo beat down White earlier than a sequence of tags allowed the opposite individuals on this match to have a second within the ring. As soon as the back-and-forth tags wound down, the match broke down right into a scramble for management. Then, within the chaos, Wato caught Ishimori in a bridging pin to win the bout.
BUSHI, Hiromu Takahashi, SANADA, & Shingo Takagi (Los Ingobernables de Japon) defeated YOH, Ryusuke Taguchi, Toru Yano, & Kazuchika Okada (CHAOS)
Hiromu and YOH opened the match with a strike change earlier than tagging out to Yano and SANADA. Yano eliminated the nook cowl, and SANADA tied Yano within the paradise lock. This silliness continued for a while earlier than a double tag left Shingo and Okada because the authorized males for the primary time.
Okada gained the higher hand initially, however Shingo was fast to step as much as the champion. The pair traded blows, however Taguchi stopped the title match tease. CHAOS rushed the ring, isolating Shingo and forcing LIJ to hit the ring as properly.
Shingo scored a nearfall with a pumping bomber, however YOH made the save. After surviving a pair of fast Taguchi pin makes an attempt, Shingo dropped Taguchi with Final of the Dragon and secured the pinfall win for his group.
After the match, YOH attacked IWGP Junior champion, Hiromu Takahashi, in an uncharacteristic present of aggression.
- NJPW The New Starting in Sapporo stay outcomes: Naito vs. Umino
- Test all information and articles from the newest Cricket updates.