New Japan Cup first round results 3-15 Tokyo

Results from today's iPPV show from Korakuen Hall in Tokyo in the first round of the New Japan Cup.

Shelton Benjamin b Yujiro Takahashi

Minoru Suzuki b Toru Yano

Katsuyori Shibata b Karl Anderson

Hirooki Goto b Doc Gallows

Hiroshi Tanahashi & Kota Ibushi & Desperado b Kazuchika Okada & Gedo & Jado when Desperado pinned Gedo

Prince Devitt b Lance Archer

Bad Luck Fale b Togi Makabe

Tetsuya Naito b Tomohiro Ishii

Shinsuke Nakamura b Davey Boy Smith Jr.

The quarterfinals on 3/22 in Nagoya:

Shibata vs. Benjamin

Goto vs. Suzuki

Naito vs. Fale

Nakamura vs. Devitt

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