NJPW “Road to Power Struggle” 10/29/17 [Sun] 18:30 @ Korakuen Hall in Tokyo
(1) Juice Robinson & David Finlay vs Yujiro Takahashi & Leo Tonga
♦Winner: Robinson (7:24) with the Pulp Friction on Yujiro
(2) Toru Yano & Hirooki Goto vs Minoru Suzuki & Takashi Iizuka
♦Winner: Yano (7:39) via DQ (Suzuki choked him with a rope)
~The Young Lions came to the ring after to pull Suzuki off of Yano. While Suzuki was distracted, Yano tied him to Kitamura and escaped with Suzuki’s NEVER Openweight Championship belt. Suzuki became furious and attacked the Young Lions.
(3) YOSHI-HASHI, Barreta & Will Ospreay vs Kenny Omega, Chase Owens & Marty Scurll
♦Winner: Barreta (10:40) with the Dudebuster on Owens
~Following the match, Barreta issued a challenge to Omega for a IWGP U.S. Championship match at Power Struggle.
(4) Hiroshi Tanahashi, KUSHIDA & Hirai Kawato vs Kota Ibushi, Dragon Lee & Titan
♦Winner: Titan (8:55) with the Inmortal on Kawato
(5) Kazuchika Okada, Tomohiro Ishii, Gedo, YOH & SHO vs Tetsuya Naito, EVIL, SANADA, BUSHI & Hiromu Takahashi
♦Winner: SANADA (12:45) with the Skull End on Romero
~Following the match, Hiromu and BUSHI said they want Roppongi 3K to put the IWGP Jr. Tag titles on the line against them in the semifinals of the Super Jr. Tag Tournament.
(6) Super Jr. Tag Tournament 2017 Quarterfinal Match: Jushin “Thunder” Liger & Tiger Mask vs Yoshinobu Kanemaru & El Desperado
♦Winner: Desperado (17:28) with the Pinche Loco on Liger
(7) Super Jr. Tag Tournament 2017 Quarterfinal Match: Ryusuke Taguchi & ACH vs Taichi & TAKA Michinoku
♦Winner: Taguchi (18:42) with the Super 69 (Double Team Dodon) on Taichi.
~The semifinals are now set for tomorrow with Ryusuke Taguchi & ACH vs Yoshinobu Kanemaru & El Desperado, and YOH & SHO vs BUSHI & Hiromu Takahashi.