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NJPW World Tag League 2022 night one results

An LIJ vs. United Empire match headlined the first night of World Tag League action.
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NJPW was back at Korakuen Hall on Tuesday for the first show of World Tag League 2022.

The show was headlined by a tournament match pitting Tetsuya Naito & SANADA against Great-O-Khan & Aaron Henare. Here are the full results:

- World Tag League match: Tetsuya Naito & SANADA defeated Great-O-Khan & Aaron Henare

- World Tag League match: Aussie Open (Mark Davis & Kyle Fletcher) defeated Hiroshi Tanahashi & Toru Yano

- World Tag League match: Hirooki Goto & YOSHI-HASHI defeated EVIL & Yujiro Takahashi

- World Tag League match: Minoru Suzuki & Lance Archer defeated Bad Luck Fale & Chase Owens

- World Tag League match: TMDK (Mikey Nicholls & Shane Haste) defeated Alex Coughlin & Gabriel Kidd

- Shingo Takagi, Hiromu Takahashi & BUSHI vs. Taichi, El Desperado & DOUKI ended in a double countout

- Togi Makabe & Tomoaki Honma defeated Kosei Fujita & Oskar Leube

- Ryohei Oiwa defeated Yuto Nakashima

The team that wins World Tag League will get an IWGP Tag Team title shot against FTR at Wrestle Kingdom 17.

NJPW is running its World Tag League and Super Junior Tag League tournaments simultaneously this year. Night two of Super Junior Tag League will take place this Wednesday.

NJPW World Tag League 2022 standings --

  • Tetsuya Naito & SANADA (2 points, 1-0)
  • Aussie Open (2 points, 1-0)
  • Hirooki Goto & YOSHI-HASHI (2 points, 1-0)
  • Minoru Suzuki & Lance Archer (2 points, 1-0)
  • TMDK (2 points, 1-0)
  • Great-O-Khan & Aaron Henare (0 points, 0-1)
  • Hiroshi Tanahashi & Toru Yano (0 points, 0-1)
  • EVIL & Yujiro Takahashi (0 points, 0-1)
  • Bad Luck Fale & Chase Owens (0 points, 0-1)
  • Alex Coughlin & Gabriel Kidd (0 points, 0-1)