NJPW's World Tag League 2021 tournament wrapped up block action today in Hiroshima.
The final two matches decided who would advance to Wednesday's finals, with EVIL and Yujiro Takahashi facing Tetsuya Naito and SANADA in the semi-main, and Taichi and Zack Sabre Jr. taking on Hirooki Goto and YOSHI-HASHI in the main event.
Here are the results from today's show:
Ryohei Oiwa drew with Kosei Fujita (10:00)
The Young Lions went to yet another time limit draw.
World Tag League: Hiroyoshi Tenzan & Satoshi Kojima defeated Minoru Suzuki & TAKA Michinoku (9:27)
Kojima pinned TAKA after a lariat. TAKA took the fall in each of the 11 matches in a winless tournament.
World Tag League: Togi Makabe & Tomoaki Honma defeated Yuji Nagata & Tiger Mask (9:07)
Makabe pinned Tiger after the King Kong knee drop.
World Tag League: Hiroshi Tanahashi & Toru Yano defeated Bad Luck Fale & Chase Owens (9:53)
Tana got his win back over Owens from the G1, pinning him with a High Fly Flow.
World Tag League: Tama Tonga & Tanga Loa defeated Great-O-Khan & Aaron Henare (13:31)
GOD closed out the tournament with a win, as Loa pinned Henare after a Magic Killer.
World Tag League: EVIL & Yujiro Takahashi defeated Tetsuya Naito & SANADA (17:46)
By virtue of head-to-head wins over Naito & SANADA and both teams in the main event, EVIL and Yujiro secured their spot in the finals with the win. EVIL pinned SANADA after Everything is EVIL.
World Tag League: Hirooki Goto & YOSHI-HASHI defeated Zack Sabre Jr. & Taichi (24:44)
Goto used a cradle to pin Sabre and advance to the finals. House of Torture came to the ring after the match for a staredown.