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Quarterfinals set for New Japan Cup 2022

All four quarterfinal matches for the tournament have now been confirmed.
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The quarterfinals of this year's New Japan Cup are now fully set.

The third round of the tournament concluded with a show at Korakuen Hall in Tokyo on Friday. Hiromu Takahashi and Shingo Takagi advanced to the quarterfinals with victories. Full results from the show are listed below:

- New Japan Cup third-round match: Hiromu Takahashi defeated EVIL

- New Japan Cup third-round match: Shingo Takagi defeated Chase Owens

- Taichi & Zack Sabre Jr. defeated Kazuchika Okada & Toru Yano

- Jeff Cobb & Will Ospreay defeated Tetsuya Naito & BUSHI

- Hirooki Goto, YOSHI-HASHI & Tomohiro Ishii defeated Minoru Suzuki, Yoshinobu Kanemaru & TAKA Michinoku

- Bad Luck Fale, Taiji Ishimori & El Phantasmo defeated Tama Tonga, Tanga Loa & Jado

- SHO & Yujiro Takahashi defeated El Desperado & DOUKI

- Hiroshi Tanahashi, Ryusuke Taguchi & Master Wato defeated Togi Makabe, Tomoaki Honma & YOH

Hiromu and Shingo, who are stablemates in Los Ingobernables de Japon, will now face off in the quarterfinals.

Here's the complete schedule of quarterfinal matches:

Sunday, March 20 --

  • Kazuchika Okada vs. CIMA
  • Tetsuya Naito vs. Jeff Cobb

Monday, March 21 --

  • Will Ospreay vs. Zack Sabre Jr.
  • Hiromu Takahashi vs. Shingo Takagi

Both semifinal matches will then take place on Saturday, March 26, with the finals being held on Sunday, March 27.