NJPW “New Japan Cup 2018” 3/11/18 [Sun] 16:00 @ the Baycom Gymnasium (Amagasaki Memorial Park Gymnasium) in Hyogo
(1) Yuji Nagata & Tomoyuki Oka vs Tetsuhiro Yagi & Ren Narita
♦Winner: Oka (9:15) with a Boston Crab on Narita
(2) Shota Umino vs El Desperado
♦Winner: Desperado (8:22) with the Numero Dos
(3) Michael Elgin, Juice Robinson, David Finlay & Toa Henare vs Bad Luck Fale, Yujiro Takahashi, Chase Owens & Hikuleo
♦Winner: Loa (9:41) with the Apeshit on Henare
(4) Hirooki Goto, Tomohiro Ishii & Toru Yano vs Lance Archer, Davey Boy Smith Jr. & Yoshinobu Kanemaru
♦Winner: Yano (9:46) with the Urakasumi on Kanemaru
(5) Hiroshi Tanahashi & Ryusuke Taguchi vs Takashi Iizuka & Taichi
♦Winner: Taichi (10:44) with the Tensho Jishou on Taguchi
(6) Kazuchika Okada & Chuckie T vs SANADA & BUSHI
♦Winner: Okada (9:00) with the Cobra Clutch Hold on BUSHI
(7) New Japan Cup 2018 1st Round Match: YOSHI-HASHI vs Kota Ibushi
♦Winner: Ibushi (22:23) with the Kamigoye
(8) New Japan Cup 2018 1st Round Match: Tetsuya Naito vs Zack Sabre Jr.
♦Winner: Sabre Jr. () with a modified Double Leg Lock
~ TAKA Michinoku said Ibushi is next, and that even though he’s good, in the end he’ll just tap out.
~ Zack Sabre Jr. vs Kota Ibushi is set for the 2nd Round on 3/11.