NJPW G1 Climax 29 Results (8/3/19): Kazuchika Okada vs. Sanada

NJPW G1 Climax 29: Night 13
August 3, 2019
The Edion Arena
Osaka, Japan

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Transcription by Josh Lopez

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Night 2

Night 3 

Night 4 

Night 5 

Night 6 

Night 7 

Night 8 

Night 9

Night 10

Night 11

Night 12

Here’s the official reference sheet for the NJPW G1 Climax 29

Block A (Kazuchika Okada, Hiroshi Tanahashi, Kota Ibushi, KENTA, Will Ospreay, EVIL, Sanada, Zack Sabre Jr, Bad Luck Fale, and Lance Archer)

Block B (Jon Moxley, Tetsuya Naito, Tomohiro Ishii, Jay White, Juice Robinson, Hirooki Goto, Shingo Takagi, Jeff Cobb, Taichi, and Toru Yano)

Updated Scoreboard

A Block 

– Kazuchika Okada 12 Points

– KENTA 8 Points

– Hiroshi Tanahashi 8 Points

– Kota Ibushi 8 Points

– EVIL 6 Points

– Will Ospreay 4 Points

– Lance Archer 4 Points

– Zack Sabre Jr 4 Points

– Sanada 4 Points

– Bad Luck Fale 2 Points

B Block 

– Jon Moxley 10 Points

– Juice Robinson 6 Points

– Tomohiro Ishii 6 Points

– Tetsuya Naito 6 Points

– Jay White 6 Points

– Hirooki Goto 6 Points

–  Jeff Cobb 6 Points

– Toru Yano 6 Points

– Taichi 4 Points

– Shingo Takagi 4 Points

First Match: Juice Robinson & Toa Henare vs. Ren Narita & Yota Tsuji

Henare and Narita will start things off. Collar and Elbow Tie Up. Henare shoves Narita down to the mat. Narita ducks a clothesline from Henare. Narita applies a side headlock. Narita goes for a shoulder tackle, but Henare stands still. Henare tells Narita to bring it. Shoulder Block Exchange. Henare with a forearm smash. Narita ducks another clothesline from Henare. Narita with a forearm knockdown. Narita knocks Robinson off the ring apron. Narita stomps on Henare’s back. Double Shoulder Tackle for a two count. Narita kicks Henare in the back. Narita slaps Henare in the chest. Narita kicks Henare in the gut. Narita with a knife edge chop. Henare reverses out of the irish whip from Narita. Henare with a corner clothesline. Henare follows that with a Samoan Drop. Henare knocks Tsuji off the ring apron. Henare tags in Robinson.

Robinson whips Narita back first across the turnbuckle pad. Robinson with a corner clothesline. Robinson with a Delayed Vertical Suplex. Following a snap mare takeover, Robinson with a Senton Splash. Robinson applies The Bow and Arrow Stretch. Robinson drives his knee into the midsection of Narita. Narita dropkicks Robinson. Robinson stops Narita in his tracks. Narita kicks Robinson into the red turnbuckle pad. Henare tags himself in. Henare and Robinson goes for a Double Belly to Back Suplex, but Narita lands back on his feet. Narita kicks Robinson in the face. Narita avoids The Running Elbow Smash. Robinson goes for a Running Lariat, but Narita counters with an OverHead Belly to Belly Suplex.

Narita tags in Tsuji. Tsuji with a Flying Forearm Smash. Tsuji dropkicks Henare. Tsuji PowerSlams Henare for a two count. Tsuji applies The Boston Crab. Robinson drops Tsuji with a Big Boot. Chop Exchange. Tsuji Spears Robinson. Henare clotheslines Tsuji for a two count. Henare connects with The Rampage for a two count. Robinson dumps Narita out of the ring. Robinson drills Narita with The Left Hand Of God. Robinson applies a Boston Crab on the floor. Tsuji with clubbing elbow smashes. Henare answers with a forearm smash. Henare plants Tsuji with The TOA Bottom to pickup the victory.

Winner: Juice Robinson & Toa Henare via Pinfall 

Second Match: Tomohiro Ishii, Hirooki Goto, and Yoshi Hashi vs. Jeff Cobb, Toru Yano, and Tomoaki Honma in a 6-Man Tag Team Match

Ishii and Yano will start things off. Yano goes after Tina the turnbuckle pad. Yano starts playing mind games with Chaos. Ishii kicks Yano in the gut. Yano backs himself in between the ropes. Ishii is pissed. Goto kicks Yano in the back. Yano reverses out of the irish whip from Ishii. Yano throws Tina at Ishii. Ishii drops Yano with a shoulder tackle. Goto rolls Yano back into the ring. Ishii repeatedly stomps on Yano’s chest. Chaos is mauling Yano in the corner. Yano rakes the eyes of Hashi. Hashi whips Yano into the exposed steel. Hashi kicks Yano in the gut. Yano pulls Hashi down to the mat. Goto and Cobb are tagged in.

Cobb ducks a clothesline from Goto. Cobb with a knife edge chop. Forearm Exchange in the corner. Cobb reverses out of the irish whip from Goto. Cobb goes for a Diving Back Elbow Smash, but Goto ducks out of the way. Goto with a Saito Suplex for a two count. Goto with Muay Thai Knee Strikes. Cobb clotheslines Goto. Cobb goes for a Running PowerSlam, but Goto blocks it. Cobb negates The GTR. Cobb HeadButts Goto. Goto responds with a Discus Lariat. Goto tags in Hashi. Hashi with a knife edge chop. Hashi sends Cobb across the ring. Cobb with an OverHead Belly to Belly Suplex. Cobb tags in Honma. Honma scores the elbow knockdown. Honma knocks Ishii off the ring apron. Honma drops Hashi with a shoulder tackle.

Honma is fired up. Honma unloads three knife edge chops. Honma with a running elbow smash. Honma follows that with a Running Bulldog. Honma plays to the crowd. Hashi avoids The Kokeshi HeadButt. Honma with a Diving Kokeshi HeadButt. Honma hits The Kokeshi HeadButt for a two count. Yano kicks Ishii in the gut. Yano whips Ishii into the exposed steel. Goto clotheslines Yano. Cobb dropkicks Goto to the floor. Forearm Exchange. Hashi slaps Honma in the face. Honma responds with a running elbow smash. Hashi with a Lariat for a two count. Hashi makes Honma tap out to The Butterfly Lock.

Winner: Tomohiro Ishii, Hirooki Goto, and Yoshi Hashi via Submission 

Third Match: Tetsuya Naito, Shingo Takagi, and Bushi vs. Taichi, Minoru Suzuki, and Yoshinobu Kanemaru in a 6-Man Tag Team Match

Suzuki Gun attacks LIJ before the bell rings. Suzuki stomps on Bushi’s back. Suzuki with a forearm smash. Suzuki kicks Bushi in the gut. Bushi kicks Suzuki in the jaw. Bushi dives over Suzuki. Suzuki applies The Sleeper Hold. Suzuki dumps Bushi out of the ring. Suzuki sends Bushi crashing into the steel barricade. Suzuki and Bushi are brawling in the crowd. Anarchy in Osaka. Taichi wraps a towel around Naito’s neck. Suzuki buries Bushi under a steel barricade. Suzuki lays out The Young Lions. Bushi gets back in the ring at the count of seventeen. Suzuki Gun has complete control of the match. Suzuki tags in Kanemaru. Kanemaru kicks Bushi in the ribs. Kanemaru brutally attacks the left shoulder of Bushi. Kanemaru tags in Suzuki. Suzuki repeatedly kicks the left hamstring of Bushi.

Suzuki applies The Achilles Lock. Bushi grabs the bottom rope to force the break. Bushi unloads with three open hand chops. Suzuki drives his knee into the midsection of Bushi. Bushi goes for a low dropkick, but Suzuki counters with another Achilles Lock. Bushi creates distance with a Rewind Kick. Naito and Taichi are tagged in. Naito kicks Taichi in the face. Naito with a Running Hurricanrana. Naito scores the elbow knockdown. Naito dropkicks the back of Kanemaru’s head. Naito with a single leg dropkick. Naito goes for a NeckBreaker, but Taichi blocks it. Naito decks Taichi with a back elbow smash. Taichi responds with a Big Boot. Naito avoids The Axe Bomber. Taichi with a Step Up Enzuigiri. Taichi rips off his pants. Taichi with a Spinning Back Kick. Taichi goes for Destino, but Naito blocks it. Taichi rakes the eyes of Naito. Naito with a Flying Forearm Smash.

Naito tags in Takagi.Takagi blocks a boot from Taichi. Takagi with a corner clothesline. Takagi with a waist lock go-behind. Taichi drops Takagi with a Hook Kick.Taichi tags in Kanemaru.Kanemaru is putting the boots to Takagi. Kanemaru dropkicks the left knee of Takagi. Kanemaru ducks a clothesline from Takagi. Kanemaru hits The Satellite DDT. Kanemaru with a corner clothesline. Suzuki delivers The Helluva Kick. Suzuzki applies the cravate. Takagi with shots to the midsection of Suzuki. Suzuki with a knee lift. Following a snap mare takeover, Suzuki Gun hits their PK/Low DropKick Combination. Pier six brawl on the outside. Kanemaru goes for Deep Impact, but Takagi blocks it. Takagi with a Pop Up Death Valley Driver. Takagi connects with The Pumping Bomber. Takagi plants Kanemaru with The Made In Japan to pickup the victory.

Winner: Tetsuya Naito, Shingo Takagi, and Bushi via Pinfall 

Fourth Match: Jon Moxley & Shota Umino vs. Jay White & Chase Owens w/Gedo

Moxley and Owens will start things off. Collar and Elbow Tie Up. Moxley applies a wrist lock. Moxley stomps on the left elbow of Owens. Moxley applies a front face lock. Moxley tags in Umino. Umino applies a wrist lock. Umino kicks Owens in the gut. Umino applies a side headlock. Umino drops Owens with a shoulder tackle. Umino is throwing forearms at Owens. Owens reverses out of the irish whip from Umino. Owens unloads two knife edge chops. Owens side steps a dropkick from Umino. Owens with a knee drop. Owens tags in White. White taunts Moxley. White knocks Moxley off the ring apron. The referee is trying to calm down Moxley.

White repeatedly runs Umino into the edge of the ring frame. White rolls Umino back into the ring. White with the cover for a two count. White with a PumpHandle BackBreaker for a two count. White backs away from Moxley. White toys around with Umino. Umino with two forearm smashes. White answers with a knife edge chop. White continues to get under Moxley’s skin. Umino with forearm shivers. White hammers down on the injured left shoulder of Umino. Umino creates distance with a Vertical Suplex. White tags in Owens. Owens stops Umino in his tracks. Moxley punches Owens. Umino with a Back Body Drop.

White pulls Moxley off the ring apron. White with rapid fire haymakers. Bullet Club is double teaming Umino. Moxley clotheslines Owens. Moxley runs after White. Umino with a Bridging German Suplex for a two count. Moxley and Umino delivers The Hart Attack. Umino applies The Boston Crab. Umino refuses to let go of the hold. Umino tells White to suck it. Umino with a forearm smash. Owens ducks a clothesline from Umino. Owens nails Moxley with a Wrecking Ball Dropkick. Owens with a shoulder block. Owens hits The V-Trigger. Owens tags in White. White plants Umino with The Blade Runner to pickup the victory.

Winner: Jay White & Chase Owens via Pinfall 

Fifth Match: (8) KENTA vs. (2) Bad Luck Fale w/Chase Owens and Jado in a G1 Climax 29 A Block Tournament Match

Chase Owens joins the commentary team for this match. Kenta slaps Fale before the bell rings. Fale lifts Kenta up in the air. Kenta with rapid fire forearms. Kenta with Two Big Boots. Kenta ducks a clothesline from Fale. Jado nails Kenta with the kendo stick. Fale with two elbow drops. Fale rolls Kenta under the bottom rope. The Tongan Massage Parlor is open for business. Fale kicks Kenta in the chest. Fale drives Kenta back first into the steel barricade. Kenta gets back in the ring at the count of nine. Fale punches Kenta in the back. Fale puts his knee on the back of Kenta’s neck. Fale with the cover for a one count.

Kenta two palm strikes. Fale drops Kenta with a big haymaker. Fale goes for a Bodyslam, but Kenta lands back on his feet. Kenta kicks Fale in the face. Kenta with a Tornado DDT across the top rope. Kenta follows that with a Flying Clothesline. Kenta side steps Fale into the red turnbuckle pad. Kenta repeatedly dropkicks the left knee of Fale. Kenta knocks Jado off the ring apron. Kenta with a DDT for a two count. Kenta plays to the crowd. Kenta with a SpringBoard Missile Dropkick. Kenta delivers Three Helluva Kicks.

Kenta drills Fale with The Shibata Dropkick. Kenta lands The Flying Double Foot Stomp for a two count. Kenta goes for The GTS, but Fale blocks it. Kenta delivers his combination offense. Fale with a running clothesline for a two count. Fale goes for The Grenade, but Kenta counters with a Triangle Choke. Kenta transitions into Game Over. Owens hops on the ring apron to distract the referee. Kenta knocks the kendo stick out of Jado’s hands. Fale rolls Kenta over to pickup the victory.

Winner: Bad Luck Fale via Pinfall 

Sixth Match: (4) Zack Sabre Jr vs. (4) Lance Archer in a G1 Climax 29 A Block Tournament Match

Sabre stick and moves after the bell rings. Archer launches Sabre to the corner. Sabre avoids the running elbow smash. Sabre goes for a Running European Uppercut, but Archer counters with a full nelson lock. Archer transitions into a side headlock. Archer applies a wrist lock. Sabre reverses the hold. Sabre brings Archer down to the mat. Archer with a kick up. Archer with a wrist lock takedown. Archer talks smack to Sabre. Sabre with three uppercuts. Archer slaps Sabre in the chest. Archer poses for the crowd. Sabre with rapid fire uppercuts. Archer drops Sabre with a shoulder tackle. Archer bodyslams Sabre. Archer stomps on Sabre’s chest. Archer is choking Sabre with his boot. Archer applies a toe and ankle hold. Sabre uses his feet to escape the hold. Archer delivers another bodyslam. Archer goes for a Twisting Body Press, but Sabre ducks out of the way.

Sabre applies The Knee Bar. Archer grabs the middle rope to force the break. Sabre repeatedly kicks the left hamstring of Archer. Sabre ducks a clothesline from Archer. Sabre applies a sleeper hold. Archer dumps Sabre back first on the canvas. Archer punches Sabre in the back. Archer tells the Osaka crowd to shut up. Archer dumps Sabre out of the ring. Archer lifts Sabre up in the air. Sabre applies The Octopus Stretch in between the ropes. Sabre follows that with another Knee Bar. Sabre with three uppercut forearms. Archer goes for The Deralier, but Sabre counters with a Guillotine Choke. Sabre side steps Archer into the red turnbuckle pad. Archer ChokeSlams Sabre. Archer scales the ropes. Sabre negates Old School. Sabre with a double wrist lock. Sabre transitions into a Guillotine Choke on the top turnbuckle.

Archer with a Flying Crossbody Block for a two count. Archer goes for The ChokeSlam, but Sabre counters with a Triangle Choke. Sabre locks in The Jim Breaks Special. Archer crawls to the bottom rope to create separation. Sabre tells Archer to bring it. Sabre hits The PK. Archer with a Modified PowerBomb. Sabre negates The EBD Claw. Sabre applies The Flying Octopus Hold. Sabre with an OverHead Kick to both wrist of Archer. Archer hits The Black Hole Slam for a two count. Archer with a straight right hand. Archer ChokeSlams Sabre for a two count. Archer puts Sabre on the top turnbuckle. Archer goes for The Blackout, but Sabre rolls him over to pickup the victory.

Winner: Zack Sabre Jr via Pinfall 

Seventh Match: (4) Will Ospreay vs. (6) EVIL in a G1 Climax 29 A Block Tournament Match

EVIL kicks Ospreay in the gut. EVIL applies a side headlock. Ospreay applies a top wrist lock. EVIL rakes the eyes of Ospreay. Ospreay ducks two clotheslines from EVIL. Ospreay with a Hurricanrana. Ospreay shows off his athleticism. EVIL regains his composure on the outside. EVIL throws a folding chair into the ring. Ospreay taunts EVIL. Ospreay gives Red Shoes the chair. Ospreay kicks EVIL in the gut. Ospreay with a forearm smash. EVIL reverses out of the irish whip from Ospreay. Ospreay kicks EVIL in the face. Ospreay with a shoulder block. Ospreay ducks a clothesline from EVIL. EVIL avoids The Hook Kick. Ospreay with a forearm smash. EVIL answers with a double hand chop. EVIL goes for a Senton Splash, but Ospreay ducks out of the way. Ospreay goes for a Standing Shooting Star Press, but EVIL gets his knees up in the air. EVIL drops Ospreay with a shoulder tackle. EVIL clotheslines Ospreay over the top rope. EVIL wraps a chair around Ospreay’s neck. Home Run.

EVIL sits on the chair. EVIL rolls Ospreay back into the ring. EVIL targets the back of Ospreay’s neck. EVIL with a Swinging NeckBreaker for a two count. EVIL applies a rear chin lock. Ospreay gets back to a vertical base. Ospreay with shots to the midsection of EVIL. Ospreay with a knife edge chop. EVIL goes for a Vertical Suplex, but Ospreay counters with a Stunner. Ospreay delivers his combination offense. Ospreay with a JawBreaker. Ospreay follows that with a Mid-Kick. Ospreay ducks a clothesline from EVIL. Ospreay with a Flying Forearm Smash. EVIL launches Ospreay to the ring apron. Ospreay hits Pip Pip Cheerio for a two count. EVIL avoids The Robinson Special. EVIL throws the right leg of Ospreay at Red Shoes. EVIL thrust kicks the midsection of Ospreay. EVIL with a Snap Vertical Suplex into the blue turnbuckle pad for a two count.

EVIL goes for a German Suplex, but Ospreay blocks it. Ospreay uppercuts EVIL. Ospreay with a leg sweep. EVIL with a corner clothesline. EVIL puts Ospreay on the top turnbuckle. Ospreay is throwing haymakers at EVIL. Ospreay sends EVIL crashing to the canvas. Ospreay dives over EVIL. EVIL uses Red Shoes as a human shield. Ospreay denies The Assisted Magic Killer. Ospreay with a HandSpring Enzuigiri. Ospreay follows that with The Sasuke Special. Ospreay rolls EVIL back into the ring. Ospreay lands The Coast To Coast for a two count. EVIL negates The Storm Breaker. EVIL with a Discus Forearm Smash. Ospreay with a Tiger Wall Flip Kick. Ospreay rocks EVIL with a Step Up Enzuigiri. EVIL responds with a Misdirection Lariat. Forearm Exchange. Ospreay fights out of the fireman’s carry position. Ospreay goes for a Reverse Bloody Sunday, but EVIL counters with Darkness Falls for a two count.

EVIL goes for Everything Is EVIL, but Ospreay lands back on his feet. Ospreay with a SitOut PowerBomb for a two count. Ospreay drills EVIL with The Hook Kick. EVIL avoids The Hidden Blade. Ospreay with a High Head Kick. EVIL HeadButts Ospreay. EVIL goes for a Running Lariat, but Ospreay counters with a Standing Shooting Star Press for a two count. Ospreay connects with The OsCutter for a two count. Ospreay goes for The Storm Breaker, but EVIL lands back on his feet. Standing Switch Exchange. EVIL goes for a German Suplex, but Ospreay lands back on his feet. Ospreay delivers The Robinson Special. Ospreay goes for The Super OsCutter, but EVIL counters with Two Half and Half Suplex’s. EVIL with an Inside Out Lariat for a two count. EVIL plants Ospreay with Everything Is EVIL to pickup the victory.

Winner: EVIL via Pinfall 

Eight Match: (8) Hiroshi Tanahashi vs. (8) Kota Ibushi in a G1 Climax 29 A Block Tournament Match

Collar and Elbow Tie Up. Standing Switch Exchange. Tanahashi with a waist lock go-behind. Wrist Lock Exchange. Tanahashi applies a side headlock. Ibushi reverses the hold. Tanahashi with shots to the midsection of Ibushi. Counter Exchange. Tanahashi with an arm-drag takeover. Ibushi answers with the headscissors escape. Ibushi dropkicks Tanahashi. Tanahashi applies a toe and ankle hold. Tanahashi hammers down on the left knee of Ibushi. Tanahashi applies a deep leg lock. Ibushi crawls to the bottom rope to force the break. Tanahashi repeatedly stomps on the left knee of Ibushi. Ibushi fires back with forearm shivers. Tanahashi delivers his combination offense. Tanahashi uppercuts Ibushi. Ibushi with a Flying Mid-Kick. Ibushi unloads his lighting quick offense. Ibushi with a Mid-Kick. Ibushi follows that with a Standing MoonSault for a two count.

Ibushi applies a waist lock. Tanahashi decks Ibushi with a back elbow smash. Tanahashi dropkicks the injured knee of Ibushi. Ibushi goes for another Mid-Kick, but Tanahashi counters with a Dragon Screw Leg Whip. Tanahashi with an Inverted Dragon Screw Leg Whip. Tanahashi locks in The Texas CloverLeaf. Ibushi grabs the bottom rope to create separation. Tanahashi sends Ibushi to the ring apron. Tanahashi hits The Dragon Screw Leg Whip on the middle rope. Tanahashi ascends to the top turnbuckle. Ibushi with a SpringBoard FrankenSteiner for a two count. Ibushi goes for a Lawn Dart, but Tanahashi lands back on his feet. Ibushi with a Standing Double Foot Stomp. Ibushi lawn darts Tanahashi into the neutral turnbuckle pad. Ibushi follows that with a DeadLift German Suplex off the second rope for a two count.

Ibushi goes for The Last Ride, but Tanahashi lands back on his feet. Tanahashi nails Ibushi with a left palm strike. Ibushi is pissed. Ibushi unloads two palm strikes. Ibushi kicks Tanahashi in the chest. Ibushi gets in Tanahashi’s face. Palm Strike Exchange. Ibushi drops Tanahashi with a Lariat. Ibushi hits The Last Ride for a two count. Ibushi goes for The Kamigoye, but Tanahashi counters with Three Twist and Shouts. Tanahashi hits The SlingBlade for a two count. Tanahashi is fired up. Tanahashi with a Flying Crossbody Block. Tanahashi goes for The High Fly Flow, but Ibushi ducks out of the way. Ibushi drills Tanahashi with The Kinshasa for a two count. Ibushi goes for The Kamigoye, but Tanahashi rolls him over for a two count. Ibushi with Two High Head Kicks. Ibushi connects with The Kamigoye to pickup the victory.

Winner: Kota Ibushi via Pinfall 

Ninth Match: (12) Kazuchika Okada vs. (4) Sanada in a G1 Climax 29 A Block Tournament Match

Test Of Strength. Wrist Lock Exchange. Okada with a single leg takedown. Okada applies a toe and ankle hold. Sanada transitions into a Cross-Arm-Breaker. Okada applies a front face lock. Okada applies a side headlock. Sanada with shots to the midsection of Okada. Okada drops Sanada with a shoulder tackle. Sanada drops down on the canvas. Okada with a Hip Toss. Leg Sweep Exchange. That leads us to a standoff in the center of the ring. Collar and Elbow Tie Up. Okada backs Sanada into the ropes. The referee calls for a clean break. Okada pats Sanada on the chest. Okada kicks Sanada in the gut. Okada with a leg sweep. Okada goes for a Senton Splash, but Sanada ducks out of the way. Sanada with a basement dropkick.

Sanada hammers down on the back of Okada’s neck. Sanada sends Okada across the ring. Sanada blocks a boot from Okada. Sanada with a single leg takedown. Okada denies The Paradise Lock. Sanada scores an elbow knockdown for a one count. Sanada applies a rear chin lock. Okada gets back to a vertical base. Sanada drives his knee into the midsection of Okada. Okada ducks two clotheslines from Sanada. Okada with a running back elbow smash. Okada with a Jumping Elbow Strike. Okada kicks Sanada in the gut. Okada follows that with a DDT for a two count. Okada bodyslams Sanada. Okada dives over Sanada. Okada puts Sanada on the top turnbuckle. Okada with a Standing Dropkick that sends Sanada crashing to the outside.

Okada runs Sanada into the ringside barricade. Okada with a Running Boot that propels Sanada over the barricade. Okada hits The Draping DDT on the floor. Sanada gets back in the ring at the count of fifteen. Okada with a Sliding Boot. Okada stands on Sanada’s chest. Sanada with shots to the midsection of Okada. Okada with a forearm smash. Okada uppercuts Sanada. Okada goes for a dropkick, but Sanada holds onto the ropes. Sanada dropkicks the left knee of Okada. Sanada with a double leapfrog. Sanada dropkicks Okada to the floor. Sanada follows that with a SlingShot Pescado. Sanada plays to the crowd. Sanada rolls Okada back into the ring. Sanada goes for a Belly to Back Suplex, but Okada blocks it. Okada with clubbing elbow smashes. Sanada gets Okada trapped in The Paradise Lock. Sanada with a low dropkick for a two count. Sanada uppercuts Okada. Sanada decks Okada with a back elbow smash. Sanada dives over Okada. Okada hits The FlapJack.

Okada with a Big Boot. Sanada answers with a forearm smash. Sanada goes for a Standing MoonSault, but Okada ducks out of the way. Sanada dropkicks the back of Okada’s head. Sanada with a Belly to Back Suplex for a two count. Okada negates The TKO. Sanada with three sharp elbow strikes. Okada reverses out of the irish whip from Sanada. Sanada skins the cat. Sanada goes for a SpringBoard Missile Dropkick, but Okada counters with The Reverse NeckBreaker. Okada bodyslams Sanada. Okada follows that with a Flying Elbow Drop. Rain Maker Pose. Sanada negates The Rain Maker. Sanada floats into Skull End. Okada uses his feet to escape the hold. Okada drills Sanada with The TombStone PileDriver. Okada goes for The Rain Maker, but Sanada counters with The Draping Fisherman’s NeckBreaker. Forearm Exchange. Okada uppercuts Sanada. Sanada is pissed.

That leads us to an Uppercut Exchange. Okada dropkicks the back of Sanada’s head. Okada with a Dynamic Dropkick. Okada goes for another TombStone PileDriver, but Sanada counters with Skull End. Sanada with a Bridging Tiger Suplex for a two count. Sanada hits The TKO for a two count. Okada avoids The Muto MoonSault. Okada kicks Sanada in the face. Sanada ducks a clothesline from Okada. Sanada MoonSaults into Skull End. Okada with a pair of Short-Arm Rain Makers. Sanada responds with a Western Lariat. Swinging Skull End. Okada refuses to quit. Sanada applies a bodyscissors hold. Sanada goes back into Skull End. Okada rolls Sanada over for a two count. Sanada is relentless with The Skull End. Will Okada tap out? Sanada goes for The Muto MoonSault, but Okada gets his knees up in the air. Okada with an arm-drag takeover. Okada dropkicks Sanada. Okada goes for The Rain Maker, but Sanada counters with The Pop Up TKO. Sanada lands Two Muto MoonSaults to pickup the victory.

Winner: Sanada via Pinfall 

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Author: Josh Lopez