NJPW taped The New Beginning USA episodes of Strong on Saturday night in Seattle, Washington.
Jay White's US of Jay open challenge headlined, with a mystery opponent from AEW answering Switchblade's call-out.
"Filthy" Tom Lawlor defended the NJPW Strong Openweight Championship against Taylor Rust, plus Washington native and former UFC Heavyweight Champion Josh Barnett appeared on the show.
Below are the results.
- Ricky Gibson & Eddie Pearl defeated Kevin Knight & The DKC Gibson won by pinfall with a sunset flip.
- Hikuleo defeated Cody Chhun Hikuleo won by pinfall after hitting a chokeslam.
- El Phantasmo defeated Matt Rehwoldt ELP won after hitting a senton/moonsault combo.
- Lio Rush & Rocky Romero defeated Jorel Nelson & Royce Isaacs Romero defeated Isaacs by submission with an armbar.
- Karl Fredericks defeated Ethan HD Fredericks won after hitting a DDT.
- Clark Connors defeated TJP Connors won by pinfall after a powerbomb.
- Brody King defeated Yuya Uemura King won by pinfall with a piledriver.
- Juice Robinson & David Finlay defeated JONAH & Bad Dude Tito Finlay used a cradle to pin Tito.
- Fred Rosser defeated Gabriel Kidd Rosser won by pinfall.
- Josh Barnett defeated Ren Narita Barnett won by submission with an armbar.
- NJPW Strong Openweight Championship: Tom Lawlor defeated Taylor Rust Lawlor won with a rear naked choke. After the match, Lawlor issued a challenge. Connors answered the challenge, but Lawlor begged off.
- Jay White defeated Jay Lethal White won by pinfall after hitting the Blade Runner.