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NJPW Summer Struggle results: Super Junior Tag League night three

The NJPW Super Junior Tag League continued today at Korakuen Hall in Tokyo.

Three tournament matches topped the card, with three-time tournament winners SHO and YOH taking on Ryusuke Taguchi and Master Wato in the main event. 

The Summer Struggle tour continues tomorrow with a NEVER Openweight Six-Man Tag Team Championship match headlining. Hirooki Goto, YOSHI-HASHI and Tomohiro Ishii will defend against Tetsuya Naito, SANADA and BUSHI. 

The Super Junior Tag League resumes on Monday, August 16. 

Below are results from today's show. 

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Toru Yano, Hiroyoshi Tenzan & Tomoaki Honma defeated Chase Owens, Yujiro Takahashi & Jado (10:34)

Yano pinned Jado with a schoolboy. 

Shingo Takagi, Tetsuya Naito, SANADA & BUSHI defeated Hirooki Goto, YOSHI-HASHI, Tomohiro Ishii & Togi Makabe (18:40)

Shingo pinned Makabe after hitting Last of the Dragon.

Super Jr. Tag League: Taiji Ishimori & El Phantasmo defeated Gedo & Dick Togo (12:57)

Ishimori pinned Gedo. Gedo had Ishimori in a Gedo clutch, but ELP jumped in and hit Gedo with Sudden Death. Ishimori then covered Gedo.

Super Jr. Tag League: Robbie Eagles & Tiger Mask defeated El Desperado & Yoshinobu Kanemaru (15:45)

Eagles used the Ron Miller Special to submit Kanemaru.

Super Jr. Tag League: Ryusuke Taguchi & Master Wato defeated SHO & YOH (19:00)

Wato pinned YOH after hitting an RPP.

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Super Jr. Tag League standings --

  • Taiji Ishimori & El Phantasmo 6 points (3-0)
  • Robbie Eagles & Tiger Mask 6 points (3-0)
  • El Desperado & Yoshinobu Kanemaru 4 points (2-1)
  • Ryusuke Taguchi & Master Wato 2 points (1-2)
  • SHO & YOH 0 points (0-3) *eliminated*
  • Gedo & Dick Togo 0 points (0-3) *eliminated*

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Here is the lineup for tomorrow:

NJPW Summer Struggle, Tuesday, August 10, 5 a.m. Eastern time on NJPW World --

  • NEVER Openweight Six-Man Tag Team Championship: Hirooki Goto, YOSHI-HASHI & Tomohiro Ishii vs. Tetsuya Naito, SANADA & BUSHI
  • Shingo Takagi vs. Yujiro Takahashi
  • Togi Makabe, SHO & YOH vs. EVIL, Gedo & Dick Togo
  • Toru Yano, Robbie Eagles & Tiger Mask vs. Chase Owens, Taiji Ishimori & El Phantasmo
  • Tomoaki Honma, Ryusuke Taguchi & Master Wato vs. Minoru Suzuki, El Desperado & Yoshinobu Kanemaru