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New Japan Cup Results (3/20/19): Kazuchika Okada vs. Will Ospreay

New Japan Cup Results (3/20/19)

New Japan Cup 2019: Night 9
March 20, 2019
Twin Messe Shizuoka
Shizuoka, Japan

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Night 1

Night 2

Night 3 

Night 4 

Night 5 

Night 6

Night 7 

Night 8 

Transcription by Josh Lopez 

First Match: Hiroyoshi Tenzan, Satoshi Kojima, and Yota Tsuji vs. Yuji Nagata, Manabu Nakanishi, and Yuya Uemura in a 6-Man Tag Team Match 

Uemura shoves Tsuji before the bell rings. Uemura is throwing forearms at everybody. Uemura unloads two dropkicks. Uemura and Tsuji will finally start things off. Forearm Exchange. Uemura drops Tsuji with a shoulder tackle. Uemura repeatedly stomps on Tsuji’s back. Uemura punches Tsuji in the back. Tsuji with a Back Body Drop. Tsuji knocks Nagata and Nakanishi off the ring apron. Tsuji applies a front face lock. Tsuji brings Uemura to the corner. Tsuji tags in Tenzan. Tenzan kicks Uemura in the gut. Tenzan HeadButts Uemura. Tenzan and Uemura are trading back and forth shots. Mongolian Chops for a two count. Tenzan stomps on Uemura’s head. Tenzan and Kojima are double teaming Uemura.

Double Shoulder Tackle. Kojima stomps on Uemura’s chest. Uemura is lighting up Kojima’s chest. Kojima with a straight right hand. Kojima drops Uemura with a NeckBreaker. Nagata is trying to wake up Uemura. Kojima whips Uemura to the corner. Kojima knocks Nagata off the ring apron. Kojima with Machine Gun Chops. Kojima with a Running Forearm Smash. Kojima plays to the crowd. Nagata throws Kojima off the top turnbuckle. Uemura tags in Nakanishi. Nakanishi is throwing forearms at Kojima. Nakanishi uses the middle rope for leverage. Nakanishi clotheslines Kojima. Nakanishi clears the ring. Nakanishi delivers another clothesline for a two count. Nakanishi gets Kojima in The Argentine BackBreaker Rack. Tsuji with boots to the midsection of Nakanishi. Nakanishi with a straight right hand to Tsuji. Kojima fires back with forearm shivers. Kojima hits The Koji Cutter. Kojima tags in Tenzan.

Tenzan drops Nakanishi with a shoulder tackle. Tenzan with Three Mongolian Chops. Tenzan HeadButts Nakanishi. Tenzan with a Corner Clothesline. Tenzan with a Vertical Suplex for a two count. Tenzan with a HeadButt/Mongolian Chops Combination. Nakanishi sweeps the legs of Tenzan. Nakanishi tags in Nagata. Nagata clears the ring. Nagata with Three Mid-Kicks. Tenzan responds with The Mountain Bomb. Tenzan tags in Tsuji. Tsuji with a Baseball Slide Dropkick. Tsuji with a Flying Forearm Smash. Kojima follows that with a Running Elbow Strike. Tenzan with a Corner Clothesline. Tsuji dropkicks Nagata for a two count. Tsuji locks in The Boston Crab. Tsuji refuses to let go of the hold. Tsuji Spears Uemura. Tsuji kicks Uemura out of the ring. Nagata with a Running Knee Lift. Nagata blasts Tsuji with The Mid-Kick for a two count. Massive brawl on the outside. Nagata connects with an Exploder Suplex. Nagata makes Tsuji tap out to The Nagata Lock II.

Winner: Yuji Nagata, Manabu Nakanishi, and Yuya Uemura via Submission 

Second Match: Juice Robinson, Mikey Nicholls, and Ryusuke Taguchi vs. Bad Luck Fale, Chase Owens, and Hikuleo w/Jado in a 6-Man Tag Team Match 

Taguchi and Fale will start things off. Taguchi with forearms shivers. Taguchi pats Fale on the chest. Taguchi wants a double fist bump from Fale. Taguchi kicks Fale in the gut. Taguchi goes for an irish whip, but Fale stands still. Robinson and Nicholls clears the ring. Taguchi brings out a yellow card. Taguchi Japan are bringing the fight to Fale. Taguchi ascends to the second rope. Jado repeatedly hits Taguchi with a kendo stick. Fale tags in Hikuleo. Fale and Hikuleo stands on Taguchi’s back. The Tongan Massage Parlor is open for business. Hikuleo with the cover for a two count. Hikuleo unloads two knife edge chops for a two count. Hikuelo tags in Owens. The Bullet Club are cutting the ring in half. Owens punches Taguchi in the jaw. Taguchi is having a hard time standing. Owens mocks Robinson. Chase Jabs. Taguchi ducks a clothesline from Owens. Taguchi creates distance with The Hip Attack.

Taguchi tags in Robinson. Robinson knocks Fale and Hikuleo off the ring apron. Robinson with a double leg takedown. Robinson transitions into a ground and pound attack. Robinson drives his knee into the midsection of Owens. Juice Jabs. Robinson goes for The Left Hand Of God, but Owens counters with an Eye Poke. Robinson reverses out of the irish whip from Owens. Robinson with a Corner Clothesline. Robinson follows that with a Running Cannonball Strike. Robinson plays to the crowd. Robinson prepares for Pulp Friction. Robinson is distracted by Jado. Owens decks Robinson with a back elbow smash. Following a snap mare takeover, Owens drops Robinson with a Running Knee Strike. Owens goes for a Package PileDriver, but Robinson blocks it. Owens delivers his combination offense. Robinson hits The SpineBuster.

Nicholls and Hikuleo are tagged in. Nicholls with Two Running Lariats. Hikuleo responds with The Samoan Drop. Hikuleo with a Corner Clothesline. Fale levels Nicholls with a Body Avalanche. Hikuleo with a Big Boot. Hikuleo with a Leg Drop for a two count. Fale and Taguchi are brawling on the floor. Nicholls with a back elbow smash. Nicholls side steps Fale into the red turnbuckle pad. Nicholls with a short-arm lariat. Nicholls with The Sliding Lariat for a two count. Hikuleo negates The Mikey Bomb. Hikuleo goes for a ChokeSlam, but Nicholls blocks it. Nicholls ducks a clothesline from Hikuleo. Nicholls plants Hikuleo with The Mikey Bomb to pickup the victory.

Winner: Juice Robinson, Mikey Nicholls, and Ryusuke Taguchi via Pinfall 

Third Match: Michael Elgin, Tomoaki Honma, Togi Makabe, and Toru Yano vs. Minoru Suzuki, Taichi and The Killer Elite Squad in a 8-Man Tag Team Match 

On cue Suzuki Gun attacks Team New Japan before the bell rings. Makabe whips Suzuki chest first across the steel barricade. Smith wraps the UK Flag around Honma’s neck. Yano side steps Archer into the white and orange turnbuckle pad. Archer with a straight right hand. Yano pulls Archer down to the mat. Elgin with a Flying Forearm Smash. Archer applies a waist lock. Archer goes for a German Suplex, but Elgin blocks it. Elgin drops Archer with a Leaping Shoulder Tackle. Archer drives Elgin back first into the turnbuckle pad. Archer with a Running Elbow Smash. Archer is too fixated with The Shizuoka Crowd. Elgin with a Delayed Vertical Suplex. Elgin flexes his muscles. Elgin with the cover for a one count. Elgin plays to the crowd. Elgin kicks Archer in the gut. Elgin goes for The Elgin Bomb, but Taichi gets in the way. Elgin drops Taichi with a Forearm Smash. Archer ChokeSlams Elgin. Suzuki Gun clears the ring. Makabe and Suzuki are brawling in the crowd.

Suzuki Gun are cutting the ring in half. Archer is choking Elgin with his boot. Archer with the cover for a two count. Archer applies a half nelson chin lock. Archer wants Elgin to give up. Elgin with shots to the midsection of Archer. Archer with a Running Back Elbow Strike. Archer tags in Smith. Smith with Two Bodyslams for a two count. Smith bounces Elgin head on the blue turnbuckle pad. Smith tags in Taichi. Taichi kicks Elgin in the gut. Suzuki applies an arm-bar behind the referee’s back. Taichi tags in Suzuki. Suzuki with boots to the midsection of Elgin. Elgin is displaying his fighting spirit. Suzuki with a Knee Lift. Elgin reverses out of the irish whip from Suzuki. Elgin PowerSlams Suzuki. Elgin makes the hot tag to Makabe.

Makabe clears the ring. Makabe drops Taichi with a shoulder tackle. Makabe with a Corner Clothesline. Makabe transitions into a Corner Mount. Suzuki drives his knee into the midsection of Makabe. Suzuki whips Makabe to the corner. Suzuki with a Helluva Kick. Following a snap mare takeover, Suzuki hits The PK for a two count. Suzuki pie faces Makabe. That leads us to a forearm exchange. Makabe side steps The Big Boot from Suzuki. Suzuki drops Makabe with a Running Knee Lift. Suzuki tags in Taichi. Taichi with Kawada Kicks. Makabe responds with a Misdirection Lariat. Makabe tags in Honma. Honma is lighting up Taichi’s chest. Honma with a Flying Forearm Smash. Honma follows that with a Running Bulldog. Yano with a Running Elbow Strike. Elgin and Makabe with a Pair Of Corner Clotheslines.

Honma hits The Kokeshi HeadButt for a two count. Makabe and Suzuki are brawling on the floor. Taichi with a Big Boot. Honma responds with a Forearm Smash. Taichi side steps Honma into the white and orange turnbuckle pad. Taichi with a Step Up Enzuigiri. Taichi rips off his pants. Honma avoids The Buzzsaw Kick. Honma applies a waist lock. Taichi with three sharp elbow strikes. Suzuki applies a Sleeper Hold. Suzuki goes for a Gotch Style PileDriver, but Makabe counters with a Western Lariat. Makabe is choking Suzuki on the outside. Honma with a Diving Kokeshi HeadButt. Honma goes for a Bodyslam, but Taichi lands back on his feet. Taichi shoves the referee. Taichi low blows Honma. Taichi connects with The Gedo Clutch to pickup the victory.

Winner: Minoru Suzuki, The Killer Elite Squad and Taichi via Pinfall 

Fourth Match: Kota Ibushi, Hirooki Goto, and Ren Narita vs. Tetsuya Naito, Shingo Takagi, and Bushi in a 6-Man Tag Team Match 

Goto and Bushi will start things off. Bushi kicks Goto in the gut. Bushi applies a side headlock. Bushi goes for two shoulder tackles, Goto stands still. Bushi reverses out of the irish whip from Goto. Takagi kicks Goto in the back. Goto knocks Takagi off the ring apron. Goto drops Bushi with a shoulder tackle. Ibushi sends Naito crashing to the outside. Goto and Narita with a Double Shoulder Tackle. Ibushi hits The PK. Goto goes for an Assisted Hip Toss, but Bushi rolls out of the way. Takagi dumps Goto out of the ring. Takagi drives Goto back first into the steel ring post. Naito and Ibushi are brawling in the crowd. Takagi rolls Goto back to the ring. Bushi rakes the eyes of Goto. Bushi stomps on Goto’s back. Bushi tags in Takagi.

Takagi with a knee drop. Takagi blasts Goto with a knife edge chop. Takagi with a Running Knee Lift. Takagi follows that with a shoulder tackle for a one count. Takagi applies the cravate. Naito kicks Narita in the gut. Bushi flips Narita into a Low Dropkick from Naito. Takagi with an elbow drop. Takagi with a Senton Splash. Takagi drags Goto to the corner. Takagi tags in Bushi. LIJ attacks the wish bones of Goto. Bushi delivers a Missile Dropkick. Bushi stomps on Goto’s chest. Goto fires back with open palm strikes. Goto goes for The Ushigoroshi, but Bushi lands back on his feet. Goto drops Bushi with a Discus Lariat. Bushi tags in Naito. Naito stomps on Goto’s back. Goto reverses out of the irish whip from Naito. Goto with an Inside Out Lariat. Goto makes the hot tag to Ibushi.

Ibushi delivers his combination offense. Naito hammers down on the right knee of Ibushi. Takagi attacks Ibushi from behind. Ibushi with a Double Back Flip Kick. Ibushi with a Standing MoonSault for a two count. Standing Switch Exchange. Ibushi with three sharp elbow strikes. Naito drops Ibushi with a back elbow strike. Naito dropkicks the back of Ibushi’s head. Naito with a Swinging NeckBreaker for a two count. Naito and Ibushi are trading back and forth shots. Naito with a Step Up Enzuigiri. Naito hits The Satellite DDT. Naito tags in Takagi. Takagi tells Ibushi to get up. Takagi blocks a boot from Ibushi. Takagi with a Corner Clothesline. Ibushi dropkicks Takagi.

Ibushi tags in Narita. Narita knocks Bushi off the ring apron. Narita with a Running Forearm Smash. Takagi responds with a back elbow smash. Narita with a forearm knockdown. Takagi side steps Narita into the white and orange turnbuckle pad. Stiff Lariat Exchange. Goto with a Forearm Smash. Narita drops Takagi with a shoulder tackle. Narita with a Vertical Suplex for a two count. Narita goes for an OverHead Belly to Belly Suplex, but Takagi blocks it. Takagi kicks Narita in the jaw. Naito with a Basement Dropkick. Naito kicks Ibushi in the gut. Naito with a Running Knee. Takagi with a Running Lariat for a two count. Narita negates The Noshigami. Narita with forearm shivers. Takagi connects with The Pumping Bomber to pickup the victory.

Winner: Tetsuya Naito, Shingo Takagi and Bushi via Pinfall 

Fifth Match: Colt Cabana & Toa Henare vs. Sanada & EVIL 

Cabana and Sanada will start things off. Collar and Elbow Tie Up. Cabana applies a wrist lock. Sanada reverses the hold. Cabana crawls under Sanada. Cabana is playing mind games with Sanada. Back to the collar and elbow tie up. Sanada applies a waist lock. Wrist Lock Exchange. Sanada with a side headlock takeover. Cabana with the headscissors escape. That lead us to a standoff in the center of the ring. Sanada wants Cabana to shake his hand. Cabana obliges. Sanada blocks a boot from Cabana. Cabana shoves Sanada. Sanada with a single leg takedown. Cabana negates The Paradise Lock. Cabana is not happy. Cabana tells Sanada to bring it. Cabana is having a hard time navigating The Paradise Lock. Sanada rolls back to his feet. Sanada reverses out of the irish whip from Cabana. Cabana grapples around Sanada. Cabana with a wrist lock takedown. Cabana tags in Henare.

Double Shoulder Tackle. Henare plays to the crowd. EVIL trips Cabana from the outside. Sanada with a Double Basement Dropkick. EVIL sends Cabana crashing into the steel barricade. Sanada drives his elbow into the back of Henare’s neck. Sanada tags in EVIL. Sanada with a double hand chop. EVIL follows that with a Running Senton Splash for a two count. EVIL blocks a boot from Henare. EVIL throws the right leg of Henare at the referee. EVIL thrust kicks the midsection of Henare. EVIL tags in Sanada. Sanada gets Henare trapped in The Paradise Lock. Sanada with a Basement Dropkick for a two count. Henare is lighting up Sanada’s chest. Sanada drives his knee into the midsection of Henare. Henare with The Samoan Drop. Henare tags in Cabana. Cabana with a Tilt-A-Whirl HeadScissors TakeOver. Cabana knocks EVIL off the ring apron. Cabana ducks a clothesline from Sanada. Cabana unloads a flurry of left jabs. Cabana drops EVIL with The Bionic Elbow. Cabana with a SpringBoard MoonSault for a two count. Cabana follows that with The Flying Asshole.

Cabana tags in Henare. Henare with a double sledge. Henare with a Running Tomahawk Chop for a two count. Henare goes for a Vertical Suplex, but Sanada lands back on his feet. Sanada applies a waist lock. Henare decks Sanada with a back elbow smash. Sanada responds with a Hurricanrana. Sanada tags in EVIL. EVIL block a boot from Henare. Henare is throwing forearms at EVIL. Henare ducks a clothesline from EVIL. Henare with a Diving Shoulder Tackle. Henare with a Corner Clothesline. Henare with a Vertical Suplex for a two count. Henare with a Flying Shoulder Tackle for a two count. EVIL blocks The Spear from Henare. EVIL with a High Knee Lift. EVIL connects with Darkness Falls for a two count. Sanada dropkicks Cabana to the floor. Henare is trying to fight off LIJ. EVIL thrust kicks the midsection of Henare. Sanada kicks Henare in the chest. EVIL with a Running Lariat for a two count. LIJ plants Henare with The Magic Killer to pickup the victory.

Winner: Sanada & EVIL via Pinfall 

Sixth Match: Hiroshi Tanahashi & Shota Umino vs. Zack Sabre Jr & Taka Michinoku 

Umino and Michinoku will start things off. Michinoku signals for the test of strength. Michinoku kicks Umino in the gut. Michinoku drives his knee into the midsection of Umino. Michinoku applies a side headlock. Umino punches Michinoku in the ribs. Umino drops Michinoku with a shoulder tackle. Umino bodyslams Michinoku. Michinoku fights out of The Boston Crab. Umino repeatedly stomps on Michinoku’s chest. Michinoku with a single leg dropkick. Michinoku knocks Tanahashi off the ring apron. Sabre applies a double wrist lock behind the referee’s back. Michinoku bounces Umino’s head on the blue turnbuckle pad. Michinoku tags in Sabre. Sabre with three uppercuts. Following a snap mare takeover, Sabre cranks on the neck of Umino. Sabre fish hooks Umino. Sabre stomps on Umino’s chest. Suzuki Gun are cutting the ring in half.

Michinoku with a side headlock takeover. Michinoku applies a headscissors neck lock. Umino puts his foot on the bottom rope to force the break. Michinoku tags in Sabre. Umino with Forearm Shivers. Sabre HeadButts the chest of Umino. Sabre drops Umino with a Pump Kick. Sabre is choking Umino with his boot. Michinoku delivers a cheap shot from the outside. Sabre applies the headscissors neck lock. Tanahashi breaks the submission hold. Tanahashi goes for a Senton Splash, but Sabre counters with The Cross-Arm-Breaker. Sabre tags in Michinoku. Michinoku with a Running Knee Strike for a two count. Umino is displaying his fighting spirit. Michinoku rakes the eyes of Umino. Umino goes for a dropkick, but Michinoku holds onto the ropes. Michinoku with a Knee Lift. Michinoku whips Umino to the corner. Umino kicks Michinoku in the jaw. Umino with a Missile Dropkick. Sabre and Tanahashi are tagged in.

Tanahashi ducks a clothesline from Sabre. Tanahashi delivers his combination offense. Tanahashi with a Flying Forearm Smash. Tanahashi is fired up. Tanahashi is throwing forearms at Sabre. Tanahashi with a back elbow smash. Tanahashi with a Flying Crossbody Block. Michinoku applies a full nelson lock. Sabre inadvertently punches his tag team partner. Tanahashi kicks Sabre in the gut. Tanahashi with a Twist and Shout. Tanahashi goes for The SlingBlade, but Sabre counters with The Cobra Twist. Tanahashi reverses the hold. Sabre bends the right shoulder of Tanahashi. Sabre goes for The PK, but Tanahashi counters with a Dragon Screw Leg Whip. Tanahashi tags in Umino. Umino with a running elbow strike. Umino knocks Michinoku off the ring apron. Umino with Two Running Elbow Smashes.

Umino delivers another Missile Dropkick for a two count. Umino goes for a Fisherman’s Suplex, but Sabre counters with an OverHead Kick. Michinoku with a Rising Knee Strike. Michinoku knocks Tanahashi off the apron. Sabre hits The PK for a two count. Uppercut/Forearm Exchange. Umino with a BackSlide Cover for a two count. Tanahashi drops Sabre with The SlingBlade. Umino goes for a German Suplex, but Sabre counters with The Guillotine Choke. Umino breaks free with a Vertical Suplex. Sabre gets Umino trapped in The Cobra Twist. Sabre makes Umino tap out to The Hurrah! Another Year, Surely This One Will Be Better Than the Last; The Inexorable March of Progress Will Lead Us All to Happiness.

Winner: Zack Sabre Jr & Taka Michinoku via Submission 

Seventh Match: Tomohiro Ishii vs. Yoshi Hashi in a Quarter-Final Round Match In The 2019 New Japan Cup 

Collar and Elbow Tie Up. Hashi applies a side headlock. Hashi goes for a shoulder tackle, but Ishii stands still. Hashi talks smack to Ishii. Ishii is throwing forearms at Hashi. Ishii reverses out of the irish whip from Hashi. Hashi ducks a clothesline from Ishii. Hashi kicks Ishii in the jaw. Ishii avoids The Spinning Wheel Kick. Ishii goes for The Sliding Clothesline, but Hashi ducks out of the way. We have a stalemate in the center of the ring. Hashi kicks Ishii in the gut. Forearm/Shoulder Tackle Exchange. Ishii PowerSlams Hashi. Ishii unloads two knife edge chops. Ishii kicks Hashi in the face. Chop Fest in the corner. Ishii repeatedly kicks Hashi in the back. Hashi is pissed. Ishii goes for a Vertical Suplex, but Hashi blocks it. Ishii with Muay Thai Knee Strikes. Hashi with a Vertical Suplex. Hashi hits The Head Hunter. Hashi is choking Ishii with his boot. Hashi with a chop/forearm combination. Hashi puts Ishii on the top rope. Hashi dropkicks the back of Ishii for a two count. Hashi slaps Ishii in the back of the head. Hashi continues to toy around with Ishii.

That leads us to a long forearm exchange. Hashi’s knees are starting to buckle. Ishii is mauling Hashi in the corner. Ishii HeadButts Hashi. Ishii rips off Hashi’s medical tape. Ishii is trying to intimidate Hashi. Hashi spits at Ishii. Open Palm Strike Exchange. Hashi drops Ishii with The Mid-Kick. Hashi and Ishii are running the ropes. Hashi with an Inside Out Lariat. Hashi with a SitOut PowerBomb for a two count. Hashi applies The Butterfly Lock. Hashi hits The BackStabber. Hashi goes back to The Butterfly Lock. Ishii scrambles to the bottom rope to create separation. Hashi dumps Ishii in the corner. Hashi goes for a Swanton Bomb, but Ishii ducks out of the way. Ishii kicks Hashi in the jaw. Ishii negates The Bunker Buster. Ishii with a Back Drop Driver. Hashi blocks a lariat from Ishii. Throat Chop Exchange. Ishii PowerBombs Hashi for a two count. Hashi dodges The Sliding Clothesline. Ishii with a German Suplex. Ishii with a Western Lariat. Ishii follows that with The Sliding Clothesline for a two count.

Ishii goes for a Vertical Drop Brain Buster, but Hashi counters with an Inside Cradle for a two count. Ishii with an Open Palm Strike. Hashi rolls Ishii over for a two count. Hashi with a Spinning Wheel Kick. Hashi drops Ishii with a Desperation Lariat. Hashi is unable to capitalize on the pinning opportunity. Ishii with combination forearm strikes. Hashi HeadButts Ishii. Hashi with a Running Meteora for a two count. Hashi with a Fisherman’s Buster for a two count. Hashi goes for Karma, but Ishii blocks it. Hashi with a Release German Suplex. Ishii responds with a Spike DDT. Hashi immediately gets back on his feet. Ishii HeadButts the jaw of Hashi. Hashi SuperKicks Ishii. Ishii with a Step Up Enzuigiri. Ishii with a Western Lariat for a two count. Ishii plants Hashi with The Vertical Drop Brain Buster to pickup the victory.

Winner: Tomohiro Ishii via Pinfall 

Eight Match: Kazuchika Okada vs. Will Ospreay in a Quarter-Final Round Match In The 2019 New Japan Cup 

Feeling out process after the bell rings. Collar and Elbow Tie Up. Sanding Switch Exchange. Ospreay rolls into a front face lock. Okada applies a wrist lock. Ospreay reverses the hold. Ospreay transitions into a hammerlock. Ospreay follows that with a side headlock. Okada backs Ospreay into the ropes. The referee calls for a clean break. Okada pats Ospreay in the chest. Okada kicks Ospreay in the gut. Okada applies a side headlock. Okada drops Ospreay with a shoulder tackle. Ospreay nips up. Standoff in the center of the ring. Forearm Exchange. Okada drives his knee into the midsection of Ospreay. Ospreay leapfrogs over Okada. Ospreay monkey flips Okada across the ring. Ospreay shows off his athleticism. Ospreay dropkicks Okada off the ring apron. Ospreay goes for a SlingShot Crossbody Block, but Okada ducks out of the way. Okada with a boot to the midsection of Ospreay. Okada launches Ospreay over the steel barricade. Ospreay with a forearm smash. Ospreay goes for a SpringBoard Pip Pip Cheerio, but Okada counters with The European Uppercut. Okada rolls Ospreay back into the ring.

Okada dumps Ospreay on the canvas. Okada with a SlingShot Senton. Okada bounces Ospreay head on the blue turnbuckle pad. Okada with three back elbow smashes. Okada drops Ospreay with a NeckBreaker for a two count. Okada applies a rear chin lock. Ospreay gets back to a vertical base. Okada puts Ospreay on the top turnbuckle. Okada with a Standing Dropkick which sends Ospreay crashing to the outside. Okada repeatedly kicks Ospreay in the face. Okada with a forearm smash. Ospreay is pissed. Okada talks smack to Ospreay. Ospreay with a Hurricanrana that sends Okada to the floor. Ospreay hits The Sasuke Special. Ospreay rolls Okada back into the ring. Ospreay with a Rolling Back Flip Kick for a two count. Okada side steps Ospreay into the white and orange turnbuckle pad. Okada with a Running Elbow Smash. Okada goes for a DDT, but Ospreay blocks it. Okada drops Ospreay with The FlapJack. Okada goes for a Reverse NeckBreaker, but Ospreay lands back on his feet. Okada with a Big Boot. Okada follows that with The Reverse NeckBreaker for a two count. Okada with a Flying Elbow Drop for a two count.

Okada does signature Rain Maker Pose. Ospreay with a High Head Kick. Ospreay hits Pip Pip Cheerio for a two count. Okada negates The Storm Breaker. Ospreay repeatedly kicks Okada in the chest. Ospreay with a High Knee Lift. Ospreay goes for The Storm Breaker, but Okada counters with an Arm-Drag TakeOver. Okada with a ShotGun Dropkick. Okada and Ospreay are trading back and forth shots. Ospreay with two short-arm clotheslines. Ospreay maintains wrist control. Ospreay goes for The Rain Maker, but Okada blocks it. Okada dropkicks the back of Ospreay’s head. Okada goes for The Dynamic Dropkick, but Ospreay holds onto the ropes. Ospreay goes for a Running Shooting Star Press, but Okada gets his knees up in the air. Okada with a Running European Uppercut. Ospreay responds with a RoundHouse Kick. Ospreay follows that with a Hook Kick.

Okada goes for The Ushigoroshi, but Ospreay counters with The Stunner. Okada with a Big Boot. Ospreay dropkicks the chest of Okada. Ospreay with a Step Up Enzuigiri. Ospreay delivers another Hook Kick. Ospreay gets Okada in the Electric Chair Position. Ospreay with The Avalanche Iconoclasm for a two count. Ospreay hits The Robinson Special. Ospreay goes for The OsCutter, but Okada counters with a Release German Suplex. Okada goes for The Rain Maker, but Ospreay counters with a Standing Spanish Fly for a two count. Ospreay with Two Shooting Star Presses for a two count. Okada dropkicks Ospreay in mid-air. Okada with a TombStone PileDriver. Ospreay dodges The Rain Maker. Ospreay goes for The Storm Breaker, but Okada counters with a Spinning TombStone PileDriver. Okada connects with The Rain Maker to pickup the victory.

Winner: Kazuchika Okada via Pinfall 

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