Non G1 Matches
Zack Sabre Jr and Desperado defeated Kota Ibushi and Hirai Kawato
Yugi Nagata, Togi Makabe and Tiger Mask IV defeated Tomohiro Ishii, Hirooki Goto and Gedo
Bad Luck Fale and Chase Owens defeated Hiroshi Tanahashi and David Finlay
Tetsuya Naito and Bushi defeated Yoshi-Hashi and Jado
G1 Match, B Block: Juice Robinson vs Satoshi Kojima
-Kojima misses on a hard lariat early and Juice goes for Pulp Friction but Kojima escapes.
-Kojima hits some Mongolian chops then clotheslines Robinson to the outside onto the barricade. He then DDT’s Robinson on the apron.
-Juice reverses Kojima and tosses him into the railing and then dropkicks him into it as well.
-They exchange chops for control. Kojima hits a forearm in the corner then an elbow off the top.
-Juice hits a spinebuster than a cannon ball in the corner. He connects on a crossbody for two.
-Juice headbutts Kojima off the top, but Kojima comes back and crotches Juice on the top.
-Kojima hits a cutter off the top then a lariat to the back of the head and follows it up with a brainbuster but only gets two.
-Kojima goes for another lariat but Juice ducks and hits Pulp Friction for the win.
WINNER: Juice Robinson
G1 Match, B Block: Tama Tonga vs Michael Elgin
-Tonga tries circling around Elgin and use his speed but Elgin ends up shoulder tackling him then hitting a powerslam.
-Elgin hits his delayed vertical suplex.
-They go to the outside. Both men fight for control of a suplex until Tonga gets the upperhand and hits it.
-Tonga blocks a couple of suplex attempts in the ring but Elgin eventually hits him with a crossbody.
-Elgin follows it up with some corner clotheslines then a Falcon Arrow for two.
-After failing the first time, Tonga hits a jumping underhook DDT for two.
-Elgin charges at Tonga in the corner but Tonga grabs him and hits an Alabama Slam for two.
-Tonga hits a nice dropkick. Elgin tries catapulting back in and hits the Gun Stun but Elgin rolls out of the ring. Tonga gets him back in but Elgin kicks out at two.
-They go to the top. Tonga hits a Gun Stun when Elgin goes for a Falcon Arrow. It didn’t come off like that immediately.
WINNER: Toma Tonga
G1 Match, B Block: Evil vs Sanada
-Evil extends his hand and Sanada shakes it, but Evil goes for a sneak attack but Sanada is ready.
-On the outside, Evil puts a chair around the neck of Sanada. Evil then picks up another chair and wakes off the chair around Sanada’s neck, and it lands perfectly around a camera on the outside.
-Evil is in complete control, pretty much just toying with Sanada at this point.
-Sanada gets a couple dropkicks in but Evil gets right back to control.
-Evil teases a move off the top to the outside. Sanada jumps up and hits a Stunner off the second rope to the floor.
-Nice offensive exchange. Sanada goes for a backflip of the top into Skull End but Evil blocks it and hits a Fisherman’s Suplex into the corner.
-Evil hits Darkness Falls but only gets two.
-Great set of counters between both men. It ends with Sanada applying Skull’s End but Evil gets to the ropes.
-Sanada ends up going to the top and hitting the Mutasault for the win.
G1 Match, B Block: Toru Yano vs Kazuchika Okada
-Yano offers Okada a handshake, but then slaps Okada in the back of the head and runs to the ropes.
-Yano tries untying the turnbuckle pads. Okada stops him then re-ties it.
-Yano escapes a chinlock then throws Okada into Red Shoes. Yano finally exposes the turnbuckle then tosses Okada into it.
-Both men end up getting low blows on the outside and just beat the count back in.
-Yano gets a few near falls, but Okada applies Red Ink and Yano taps out.
WINNER: Kazuchika Oda
G1 Match, B Block: Kenny Omega vs Minoru Suzuki
-Suzuki stares down Omega early on. Omega starts landing right hands but Suzuki shoves Omega down into the corner and lays the boots.
-Omega hurricarrnas Suzuki to the outside but Suzuki runs back in and hits a boot to the face and follows it up with an armbar in the ropes.
-On the outside Suzuki knocks Omega off the railing and Omega sells his knee. Suzuki then uses a chair on Omega’s leg. Omega comes right back with a chair to the back of Suzuki.
-Omega sells the knee on the roll through, but he still jumps up and hits a one leg moonsault.
-Omega goes for a Knee Trigger but Suzuki pulls Red Shoes in front of him. Omega hits one on Suzuki, but Suzuki-gun runs in. Bad Luck Fale comes in after Chase Owens gets taken out. Fale clears Suzuki-gun.
-Suzuki side steps Omega off the top and applies a kneebar. Suzuki keeps applying various knee submissions until Omega finally gets to the ropes.
-Suzuki keeps telling Omega to bring it. Omega spits in Suzuki’s face so Suzuki uses Omega like a punching bag.
-Omega goes for the One Winged Angel but Suzuki counters into a kneebar. He applies a sleeper but Omega gets out of it.
-Omega hits a Knee Trigger then an elevated Knee Trigger for two.
-Omega hits two more Knee Triggers and the One Winged Angel for the win.
WINNER: Kenny Omega
B Block After First Match-Ups: Kenny Omega, Kauchika Okada, Evil, Tama Tonga and Juice Robinson all have 2 points
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