The NJPW Summer Struggle tour continued today with the second of three consecutive nights in Korakuen Hall in Tokyo.
An elimination match pitting members of CHAOS against Suzuki-gun headlined today's event.
The tour continues tomorrow with a NEVER Six-Man Tag title match, plus Yota Tsuji and Yuya Uemura's final matches before their international excursions.
Below are results from today's show.
Togi Makabe & Tomoaki Honma defeated Yuji Nagata & Yota Tsuji (10:14)
Makabe used a Boston crab to submit Tsuji.
Chase Owens, Taiji Ishimori & El Phantasmo defeated Hiroshi Tanahashi, Toru Yano & Yuya Uemura (12:40)
Owens pinned Uemura with a package piledriver.
Kazuchika Okada, Robbie Eagles & Tiger Mask defeated Hiroyoshi Tenzan, Ryusuke Taguchi & Master Wato (11:55)
Eagles submitted Wato with the Ron Miller Special.
Shingo Takagi, Tetsuya Naito, SANADA & BUSHI defeated EVIL, Yujiro Takahashi, Gedo & Dick Togo (14:11)
BUSHI pinned Gedo after hitting an MX.
Elimination match: Taichi, Zack Sabre Jr., Minoru Suzuki, El Desperado & Yoshinobu Kanemaru defeated Hirooki Goto, Tomohiro Ishii, YOSHI-HASHI, SHO & YOH (29:38)
Desperado and Kanemaru were the survivors, last eliminating YOH by submission with a Desperado Numero Dos.
Order of elimination:
- Goto (top rope by Taichi)
- Taichi (top rope by YOSHI-HASHI)
- YOSHI-HASHI (top rope by Sabre)
- Sabre (top rope by Ishii & SHO)
- Ishii (countout)
- Suzuki (countout)
- SHO (top rope by Kanemaru)
- YOH (submission by Desperado)
Here is the lineup for tomorrow:
NJPW Summer Struggle, Sunday, August 1, 5:30 a.m. Eastern time on NJPW World --
- NEVER Openweight Six-Man Tag Team Championship: Hirooki Goto, Tomohiro Ishii & YOSHI-HASHI (c) vs. Taichi, Zack Sabre Jr. & Minoru Suzuki
- Shingo Takagi, SANADA & BUSHI vs. EVIL, Yujiro Takahashi & Dick Togo
- Toru Yano, SHO & YOH vs. Chase Owens, Taiji Ishimori & El Phantasmo
- Yota Tsuji farewell match: Tetsuya Naito vs. Yota Tsuji
- Yuya Uemura farewell match: Kazuchika Okada vs. Yuya Uemura