New Japan continued the road to Wrestling Dontaku this Thursday and Friday with an event at the Aira Athletic Park Gymnasium in Kagoshima, Japan on April 30th. The show was headlined by Kenny Omega and Kota Ibushi taking on Zack Sabre Jr. and TAKA Michinoku, as the Golden Lovers prepare to lead the Bullet Club originals against Cody’s gang of rebels.
NJPW Road to Wrestling Dontaku Results
April 30, 2018
(1) Ren Narita & Yuji Nagata def. Yota Tsuji & Tomoyuki Oka in tag team action when Narita tapped out Tsuji with the Boston Crab. 7:55.
(2) Sho, Yoh & Rocky Romero [CHAOS] def. Justhin Thunder Liger, Tiger Mask & Shota Umino in a six-man tag team match when Yoh pinned Umino. 9:15.
(3) Taichi & Takashi Iizuka [Suzuki-Gun] def. Chase Owens & Yujiro Takahashi [Bullet Club] in tag team action when Taichi pinned Owens after the Tensho Jujihou kick. 10:17.
(4) Jay White, Tomohiro Ishii, Hirooki Goto & Toru Yano [CHAOS] def. Juice Robinson, Michael Elgin, David Finlay & Toa Henare in an 8-man tag team match when White pinned Henare with the Blade Runner. 13:30.
(5) Tetsuya Naito, Hiromu Takahashi, Bushi, Sanada & Evil [Los Ingobernables de Japon] def. Minoru Suzuki, Killer Elite Squad, Yoshinobu Kanemaru & El Desperado [Suzuki-Gun] in a 10-man tag team match when Sanada tapped out Kanemaru with the Skull End. 12:38.
(6) Hiroshi Tanahashi, Kushida, Ryusuke Taguchi & Togi Makabe def. Kazuchika Okada, Yoshi-Hashi, Will Ospreay & Gedo [CHAOS] in an 8-man tag team match when Tanahashi pinned Gedo with the High Fly Flow. 16:26.
(7) Kenny Omega & Kota Ibushi def. Zack Sabre Jr. & Taka Michinoku [Suzuki-Gun] in tag team action when Omega pinned Taka with the Golden Trigger. 17:24.