NJPW “40th anniversary Tour Road to TOKYO DOME”, 12/20/2012 [Thu] 19:00 @ Osaka Prefectural Gymnasium, 2nd Stadium ~ Osaka BODYMAKER COLOSSEUM
(1) Sho Tanaka vs. Yohei Komatsu
◆Winner: DRAW (10:00) Time Limit Expired.
(2) Tiger Mask IV & BUSHI vs. Hiromu Takahashi & Takaaki Watanabe
◆Winner: BUSHI (8:41) with the Ashiroad (Modified Reverse Figure Four) on Watanabe.
~ Hiromu asked for one more match against Tiger & BUSHI, then the 4 men shook hands.
(3) Wataru Inoue & Captain New Japan vs. Yujiro Takahashi & Jado
◆Winner: Yujiro (8:00) with the Deadlift German on Captain.
(4) Hiroyoshi Tenzan, Satoshi Kojima & Manabu Nakanishi vs. Toru Yano, Takashi Iizuka & YOSHI-HASHI
◆Winner: Nakanishi (10:39) via foul, Yano attacked Nakanishi with a chair.
~ After the match, Yano announced that Bob Sapp will be his mystery partner heading into WK7 on 1.4.
(5) Yuji Nagata, Hirooki Goto & Jushin Thunder Liger vs. Minoru Suzuki, TAKA Michinoku & Taichi
◆Winner: Liger (11:17) following a Shotei to TAKA.
~ Suzuki continued to provoke Nagata after the match, and they had to be pulled apart.
(6) Togi Makabe & KUSHIDA vs. Shinsuke Nakamura & Tomohiro Ishii
◆Winner: Ishii (14:41) following a Vertical Drop Style Brainbuster to KUSHIDA.
(7) Hiroshi Tanahashi & Ryusuke Taguchi vs. Kazuchika Okada & Gedo
◆Winner: Okada (19:18) following the Rainmaker to Taguchi.
~ Okada and Gedo took out Tanahashi after the match, and Okada once again stated that he will bring a historic change to NJPW.