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New Japan PPV report 3/15 Hiroshima - New Japan Cup finals, Ibushi, Naito, Goto, Makabe, who chose what title match

Kota Ibushi won the New Japan Cup today at the Hiroshima Sun Plaza Arena, and chose an IWGP title match with A.J. Styles at Sumo Hall on 4/5.  That's a real testament to his drawing power that New Japan would put him against a foreign star in its biggest show since the Tokyo Dome.

  • Tiger Mask & Ryusuke Taguchi & Mascara Dorada b Jushin Liger & Kushida & Jay White
  • Satoshi Kojima & Yohei Komatsu b Yuji Nagata & Sho Tanaka
  • Hirooki Goto b Togi Makabe in the semifinals
  • Kota Ibushi b Tetsuya Naito in the semifinals
  • Katsuyori Shibata & Tomoaki Honma b Tama Tonga & Cody Hall
  • Toru Yano & Kazushi Sakuraba b Hiroshi Tanahashi & Captain New Japan - Yano pinned Tanahashi to build to their Sumo Hall match
  • Kazuchika Oakda & Tomohiro Ishii & Shinsuke Nakamura & Yoshi-Hashi b Bad Luck Fale & Karl Anderson & Doc Gallows & Yujiro Takahashi - Okada pinned Fale after a Rainmaker
  • Kota Ibushi b Hirooki Goto to win the New Japan Cup