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NJPW Strong Detonation spoilers: Former AEW and NXT talent returns

Strong's Openweight and Openweight Tag titles were also on the line at the taping.

Below are spoilers from Sunday's NJPW Strong: Detonation taping held in Los Angeles. 


Former AEW, NXT, and ROH talent Bobby Fish returned to NJPW at Sunday's Detonation taping, kicking off a feud with Homicide at the event. 

Fish last appeared for NJPW on joint NJPW-ROH shows in 2017, but also had a run for the company's main unit in Japan, twice holding the IWGP Junior Heavyweight Tag Team titles. 

In addition to Fish's return, both the Strong Openweight and Strong Openweight Tag Team titles were defended at the Vermont Hollywood in Los Angeles. 

Here are results from the taping, courtesy of PW Insider: 

  • NJPW Strong Openweight Championship: Fred Rosser defeated JR Kratos to retain the title (Peter Avalon was set up as Rosser's next title challenger with a post-match angle.) 
  • Tama Tonga, Hikuleo, David Finlay & Alan Angels defeated Jay White, El Phantasmo, Jorel Nelson & Royce Isaacs 
  • Rocky Romero & Adrian Quest  defeated Atlantis Jr. & Virus
  • NJPW Strong Openweight Tag Team Championship: Motor City Machine Guns (Chris Sabin & Alex Shelley) defeated Stray Dog Army (Barrett Brown & Misterioso) to retain the titles
  • Bobby Fish defeated Kevin Blackwood (Homicide attacked Fish after the match)
  • KENTA defeated Bad Dude Tito
  • Juice Robinson defeated Blake Christian
  • Bateman defeated Jakob Austin Young
  • Mascara Dorada & Lince Dorado defeated Cody Chhun & Guillermo Rosas
  • Kenny King defeated Gregory Sharpe
  • Homicide defeated Danny Limelight (Fish attacked Homicide after the match)
  • Christopher Daniels defeated The DKC