NJPW “Sengoku Enbu -KIZNA- Presents Road to THE NEW BEGINNING”, 2/2/2017 [Thu] 18:30 @ Akita Kenritsu Taiikukan
(1) Hirai Kawato vs. Yoshinobu Kanemaru (FREE)
◆Winner: Kanemaru (6:37) with a Texas Clover Hold.
(2) Yuji Nagata vs. Tomoyuki Oka
◆Winner: Nagata (5:13) with the Nagata Lock 2.
(3) Hiroyoshi Tenzan, Satoshi Kojima & Jushin Thunder Liger vs. Toru Yano, Tomohiro Ishii & Gedo
◆Winner: Yano (7:45) with the Akakiri on Liger.
(4) Togi Makabe, Tomoaki Honma & Tiger Mask IV vs. Lance Archer, Davey Boy Smith Jr. & El Desperado
◆Winner: Honma (10:30) following the Kokeshi on Desperado.
~ The IWGP Tag Champions bounce back with a win on the last prelude match before the title defense on 2/5.
(5) Katsuyori Shibata, Juice Robinson & Yoshitatsu vs. Hirooki Goto, Will Ospreay & Jado
◆Winner: Goto (9:15) following the GTR on Yoshitatsu.
(6) Michael Elgin, Hiroshi Tanahashi, Manabu Nakanishi, Ryusuke Taguchi & KUSHIDA vs. Tetsuya Naito, SANADA, EVIL, BUSHI & Hiromu Takahashi
◆Winner: EVIL (13:45) following the EVIL on Taguchi.
(7) Kazuchika Okada, YOSHI-HASHI, Rocky Romero & Barreta vs. Minoru Suzuki, Takashi Iizuka, Taichi & TAKA Michinoku
◆Winner: Suzuki (17:50) following the Gotch style Piledriver on Barreta.
~ SZKG once more overrun CHAOS after the match as Suzuki got in one more direct assault over Okada before the title challenge on 2/5.
NJPW Event Cards for January & February 2017