NJPW G1 Climax 29 Results (8/12/19): Kota Ibushi vs. Jay White

NJPW G1 Climax 29: Night 19
August 12, 2019
Nippon Budokan 
Tokyo, Japan

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Transcription by Josh Lopez

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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 

– Kota Ibushi 14 Points (The A Block Winner)

– Kazuchika Okada 14 Points

– Hiroshi Tanahashi 8 Points

– KENTA 8 Points

– Sanada 8 Points

– EVIL 8 Points

– Zack Sabre Jr 8 Points

– Will Ospreay 8 Points

– Bad Luck Fale 8 Points

– Lance Archer 6 Points

B Block 

– Jay White 12 Points (B Block Winner)

– Tetsuya Naito 10 Points

– Jon Moxley 10 Points

– Hirooki Goto 10 Points

– Tomohiro Ishii 8 Points

– Toru Yano 8 Points

– Shingo Takagi 8 Points

– Juice Robinson 8 Points

– Jeff Cobb 8 Points

– Taichi 8 Points

First Match: Ren Narita & Yota Tsuji vs. Clark Connors & Karl Fredericks

Quick shoving contest before the bell rings. Fredericks and Tsuji will start things off. Tsuji dropkicks Fredericks. Tsuji knocks Connors off the ring apron. Tsuji with forearm shivers. Knife Edge Chop Exchange. Tsuji applies a side headlock. Fredericks drops down on the canvas. Fredericks leapfrogs over Tsuji. Fredericks with a Leaping Crossbody Block. Narita and Connors are tagged in. Test Of Strength. Narita applies a waist lock. Narita backs Connors into the ropes. Narita with a single leg takedown. Narita applies the toe and ankle hold. Connors transitions into a Cross-Arm-Breaker. Connors kicks Narita in the gut. Connors hammers down on the back of Narita’s neck. Connors with a knife edge chop. Narita reverses out of the irish whip from Connors. Connors with a Hip Toss. Connors stomps on Narita’s chest. Connors bodyslams Narita. Connors knocks Tsuji off the ring apron. Connors slams Narita’s head on the blue turnbuckle pad. Connors tags in Fredericks.

Double Shoulder Tackle for a one count. Fredericks bends the left ankle of Narita. Fredericks with a heavy chop. LA Dojo Boys are cutting the ring in half. Connors repeatedly stomps on Narita’s chest. Fredericks punches Narita in the back. Connors with clubbing shoulder blocks. Connors uppercuts Narita. Connors continues to knock Tsuji off the apron. Hip Toss Reversal by Narita. Connors stops Narita in his tracks. Connors drives Narita back first into the blue turnbuckle pad. Connors tags in Fredericks. Fredericks kicks Narita in the gut. Fredericks bodyslams Narita. Fredericks with a Jumping Foot Stomp for a one count. Fredericks drives his knee into Narita’s chest. Narita fires back with forearm shivers. Fredericks hits The SpineBuster. The LA Dojo Boys lands The Super Combo for a two count.

Fredericks with three uppercuts. Narita creates distance with a Snap OverHead Belly to Belly Suplex.  Tsuji and Connors are tagged in. Tsuji runs into Connors. Second Knife Edge Chop Exchange. Tsuji with a Back Body Drop. Tsuji is throwing forearms at Connors. Tsuji sends Connors across the ring. Tsuji with a Jumping Forearm Smash. Tsuji drops Connors with a shoulder tackle. Connors negates The Boston Crab. Tsuji punches Connors in the back. Tsuji hammers down on the back of Connors neck. Connors blasts Tsuji with a knife edge chop. Tsuji responds with an open hand chop. Connors dropkicks Tsuji. Tsuji with rapid fire palm strikes. Connors Spears Tsuji. Connors makes Tsuji tap out to The Boston Crab.

Winner: Clark Connors & Karl Fredericks via Submission 

Second Match: Jeff Cobb, Jushin Thunder Liger, and Tiger Mask vs. Lance Archer, Taichi, and Yoshinobu Kanemaru in a 6-Man Tag Team Match

Suzuki Gun attacks Team NJPW before the bell rings. Taichi repeatedly stomps on Liger’s chest. Archer dumps Cobb out of the ring. Suzuki Gun are double teaming Liger. Kanemaru with a Helluva Kick. Taichi puts Liger on the top turnbuckle. Taichi is trying to rip off Liger’s mask. Liger shoves Kanemaru into Taichi. Liger with a Tilt-A-Whirl BackBreaker. Liger nails Kanemaru with The Shotei. Liger goes for The Romero Special, but Archer counters with a Big Boot. Archer catches Tiger Mask in mid-air. Archer bodyslams Tiger Mask. Now Taichi goes after Tiger’s Mask. The referee admonishes Tiger Mask. Kanemaru sends Tiger Mask chest first into the barricade. Kanemaru rolls Tiger Mask back into the ring. Taichi tags in Kanemaru. Kanemaru stomps on Tiger Mask chest. Kanemaru whips Taichi to the corner. Kanemaru tags in Archer.

Archer with forearm shivers. Archer is choking Tiger Mask with his boot. Archer tags in Taichi. Tiger Mask is displaying his fighting spirit. Tiger Mask with Muay Thai Knee Strikes.  Taichi with a Spinning Back Kick. Taichi follows that with a corner clothesline for a two count. Taichi rips off his pants. Tiger Mask denies The Buzzsaw Kick. Tiger Mask with a Spinning Back Kick. Tiger Mask goes for The Tiger Bomb, but Kanemaru gets in the way. Kanemaru applies the full nelson lock. Tiger Mask with a Rolling Kick to Kanemaru. Taichi goes for The Axe Bomber, but Tiger Mask counters with The Tiger Bomb. Cobb and Archer are tagged in. Archer goes for a ChokeSlam, but Cobb blocks it. Cobb with a chop/forearm combination. Archer reverses out of the irish whip from Cobb.

Archer denies The Spin Cycle. Archer drops Cobb with a Big Boot. Archer scales the ropes. Archer with a SpringBoard MoonSault. Cobb avoids The EBD Claw. Cobb goes for a Vertical Suplex, but Archer lands back on his feet. Archer delivers The Derailer. Archer tags in Kanemaru. Kanemaru dropkicks the left knee of Cobb. Archer with a running elbow smash. Kanemaru knocks Tiger Mask off the ring apron. Suzuki Gun hits their Buzzsaw Kick/Dropkick Combination. Kanemaru goes for Deep Impact, but Cobb counters with an OverHead Belly to Belly Suplex. Cobb with an Inside Out Lariat for a two count. Cobb plays to the crowd. Kanemaru rolls Cobb over for a two count. Kanemaru goes for The Sunset Flip, but Cobb stands still. Cobb plants Kanemaru with The Tour Of The Islands to pickup the victory.

Winner: Jeff Cobb, Jushin Thunder Liger, and Tiger Mask via Pinfall 

Third Match: Will Ospreay & Roppongi 3K vs. Taiji Ishimori, Chase Owens, and Yujiro Takahashi in a 6-Man Tag Team Match

Yoh and Ishimori will start things off. Ishimori kicks Yoh in the gut. Yoh reverses out of the irish whip from Ishimori. Ishimori slides under Yoh. Ishimori with a shoulder block. Ishimori with a SpringBoard Seated Senton. Yoh leapfrogs over Ishimori. Sho drops down on the canvas. Yoh drop toe holds Ishimori into a Sliding Dropkick from Sho. Stereo Dropkicks to Takahashi. The spot picker Owens graces us with his presence. Owens slaps R3K in the back of the head. Ospreay dropkicks Owens to the floor. Bullet Club drags Chaos out of the ring. Owens rakes the back of Ospreay. Owens with a straight right hand. Owens drops his elbow on Ospreay back. Following a snap mare takeover, Ishimori with a Dragon Screw Neck Whip. Ishimori tags in Takahashi. Takahashi with a straight right hand. Takahashi blasts Yoh with a knife edge chop. Takahashi with a Running Leg Drop for a two count. Takahashi tags in Owens.

Owens with a knife edge chop. Owens follows that with a running forearm smash. Owens clotheslines Yoh for a two count. Yoh side steps Ishimori into the turnbuckle pad. Yoh dropkicks the left knee of Owens. Yoh drops Ishimori with The Dragon Screw Leg Whip. Owens stops Yoh in his tracks. Yoh with a Step Up Enzuigiri. Yoh tags in Sho. Sho knocks Takahashi off the ring apron. Sho with forearm shivers. Sho sends Owens across the ring. Sho with a corner clothesline. Sho unloads a flurry of kicks for a two count. Forearm Exchange. Owens nails Sho with The Palm Strike. Sho ducks a clothesline from Owens. Sho Spears Owens. Owens responds with The Pump Kick. Sho with a Jumping Forearm Smash. Owens drops Sho with The Rebound Lariat. Ospreay and Takahashi are tagged in.

Ospreay with forearm shivers. Takahashi reverses out of the irish whip from Ospreay. Ospreay ducks a clothesline from Takahashi. Ospreay with a Flying Forearm Smash. Takahashi launches Ospreay to the ring apron. Ospreay hits Pip Pip Cheerio for a two count. Takahashi avoids The Robinson Special. Takahashi dumps Ospreay face first on the canvas. Takahashi with a Sliding Dropkick. Bullet Club clears the ring. Ishimori with a ShotGun Meteora. Owens follows that with a Sliding Knee Strike. Takahashi hits The Fisherman’s Buster for a two count. Ospreay fights out of the fireman’s carry position. Yoh SuperKicks Takahashi. Owens scores the elbow knockdown. Sho with a German Suplex. Sho kicks Ishimori in the gut. Ishimori with a HandSpring Enzuigiri. Ospreay with a Tiger Wall Flip Kick. Ospreay with a Step Up Enzuigiri. Takahashi drills Ospreay with The Reverse DDT. Takahashi goes for a PowerBomb, but Ospreay lands back on his feet. Stereo Jumping Knee Strikes from R3K. Ospreay delivers The Hook Kick. R3K with Stereo SomerSault Plancha’s. Ospreay plants Takahashi with The Storm Breaker to pickup the victory.

Winner: Will Ospreay & Roppongi 3K via Pinfall 

Fourth Match: Juice Robinson & Toa Henare vs. Jon Moxley & Shota Umino

Moxley attacks Robinson before the bell rings. Moxley dumps Henare out of the ring. Moxley repeatedly stomps on Robinson’s chest. Moxley is choking Robinson with his boot. Moxley with a short-arm clothesline. Moxley with an elbow drop for a two count. Moxley tags in Umino. Double Elbow Knockdown. Umino with a basement dropkick for a two count. Umino stomps on the left knee of Robinson. Robinson with Three HeadButts. Umino figure fours the legs of Robinson. Robinson repeatedly slaps Umino in the chest. Umino drags Robinson to the corer. Umino tags in Moxley. Moxley stomps on Umino’s back. Moxley with a Dragon Screw Leg Whip. Moxley applies a toe and ankle hold. Moxley applies the single leg crab. Robinson crawls to the bottom rope to force the break.

Moxley blasts Robinson with a knife edge chop. Robinson responds with two back elbow smashes. Robinson hits The Juice Box. Henare and Umino are tagged in. Umino ducks a clothesline from Henare. Umino with forearm shivers. Umino drops Henare with a running forearm smash. Umino with a running elbow smash. Umino follows that with a Vertical Suplex for a two count. Umino goes for a German Suplex, but Henare blocks it. Henare unloads two knife edge chops. Umino goes for a dropkick, but Henare holds onto the ropes. Henare with a Delayed Vertical Suplex. Moxley clotheslines Henare.

Moxley goes for The Hart Attack, but Robinson counters with The Spear. Robinson takes out Moxley with The SlingShot Pescado. Umino is throwing forearms at Henare. Umino uppercuts Henare. Henare clotheslines Umino. Henare plays to the crowd. Henare connects with The Rampage for a two count. Umino negates The TOA Bottom. Umino with clubbing elbow smashes. Henare goes for a Pump Kick, but Umino counters with a Bridging German Suplex for a two count. Umino is fired up. Umino goes for The Fisherman’s Buster, but Henare lands back on his feet. Henare HeadButts Umino. Henare plants Umino with The TOA Bottom to pickup the victory.

After the match, Moxley drills Robinson with the IWGP United States Championship. Moxley connects with The Death Rider. Moxley with a Uranage Slam through the table on the floor.

Winner: Juice Robinson & Toa Henare via Pinfall 

Fifth Match: Tetsuya Naito, EVIL, Sanada, Shingo Takagi, and Bushi vs. Togi Makabe, Hirooki Goto, Tomoaki Honma, Ryusuke Taguchi, and Toru Yano in a 10-Man Tag Team Match

Makabe and EVIL will start things off. EVIL kicks Makabe in the gut. EVIL applies a side headlock. EVIL runs into Makabe. Shoulder Block Exchange. EVIL drops Makabe with a shoulder tackle. EVIL with forearm shivers. EVIL ducks a clothesline from Makabe. Makabe with a shoulder tackle. Makabe tags in Taguchi. Hip Attack Party. EVIL hits The Atomic Drop. Taguchi negates Everything Is EVIL. Taguchi mocks EVIL. EVIL dumps Taguchi face first on the canvas. LIJ clears the ring. Naito sends Honma crashing into the steel barricade. EVIL stomps on Taguchi’s back. Pier six brawls on the outside. Sanada gets Yano trapped in The Paradise Lock. EVIL tags in Naito.

Naito repeatedly slaps Taguchi in the ass. Goto frees Yano from The Paradise Lock. Naito drops Taguchi with a NeckBreaker. Naito dropkicks the back of Taguchi. Naito follows that with a Swinging NeckBreaker. Naito poses for the crowd. Naito tags in Bushi. Bushi slaps Taguchi’s head on the turnbuckle pad. Bushi delivers The Missile Dropkick. Bushi kicks Taguchi in the gut. Taguchi goes for a Leaping Hip Attack, but Bushi counters with an Atomic Drop. Taguchi reverses out of the irish whip from Bushi. Taguchi hits The Hip Attack. Naito repeatedly stomps on Taguchi’s back. Naito spits at Goto. Taguchi side steps The Big Boot from Naito. Taguchi ducks a clothesline from Bushi. Taguchi creates distance with a DDT/Reverse DDT Combination. Goto and Takagi are tagged in.

Stiff Lariat Exchange. Goto with a Misdirection Lariat. Goto knocks LIJ off the ring apron. Goto nails Takagi with The Spinning Wheel Kick. Goto follows that with a Back Drop Suplex for a two count. Goto goes for The Ushigoroshi, but Takagi lands back on his feet. Takagi applies a waist lock. Goto with three sharp elbow strikes. Takagi with a running short-arm clothesline. Forearm Exchange. Takagi with a knife edge chop. Takagi rocks Goto with a haymaker. Takagi clotheslines Goto. Takagi tags in Sanada. Goto reverses out of the irish whip from Sanada. Sanada skins the cat. Sanada goes for a SpringBoard Dropkick, but Goto counters with The Ushigoroshi. Goto tags in Honma. Honma with a running elbow smash. Honma with a Running Bulldog. Honma plays to the crowd.

Bushi kicks Honma in the back. Honma knocks Bushi off the ring apron. Sanada kicks Honma in the gut. Honma scores the elbow knockdown. Honma lands The Kokeshi HeadButt. Honma is throwing forearms at Sanada. Sanada uppercuts Honma. Sanada blocks a Lariat from Honma. Honma goes for The Diving Kokeshi HeadButt, but Sanada ducks out of the way. Honam takes the ride on The LIJ Train. Sanada with a Belly to Back Suplex for a two count. Sanada locks in Skull End. Naito pulls Yano down to the mat. Naito side steps The Hip Attack from Taguchi. EVIL trips Makabe from the outside. LIJ with Stereo Basement Dropkicks. Sanada goes back to Skull End. Honma rolls Sanada over for a two count. Sanada ducks a clothesline from Honma. Sanada connects with The TKO for a two count. Sanada with a BackBreaker. Sanada lands The Muto MoonSault to pickup the victory.

Winner: Tetsuya Naito, EVIL, Sanada, Shingo Takagi, and Bushi via Pinfal

Sixth Match: Tomohiro Ishii, KENTA, and Yoshi Hashi vs. Bad Luck Fale & The Guerrillas Of Destiny w/Jado in a 6-Man Tag Team Match

Hashi and Fale will start things off. Fale drives his knee into the midsection of Hashi. Fale transitions into a Corner Mount. Hashi ducks a clothesline from Fale. Hashi with forearm shivers. Hashi goes for the irish whip from Fale blocks it. Hashi side steps Fale into the turnbuckle pad. Hashi with a running corner clothesline. Fale reverses out of the irish whip from Hashi. Hashi dropkicks the left knee of Fale. Hashi hits The Head Hunter. Hashi is throwing forearms at Fale. Tonga attacks Hashi from behind. Tonga applies a sleeper hold. Fale inadvertently knocks Tonga off the ring apron. Fale drops Hashi with a shoulder tackle. Fale blasts Ishii off the apron. Fale tags in Loa. Loa transitions into The Corner Mount. Loa slaps Hashi in the face. Loa bodyslams Hashi. Loa tags in Tonga. Tonga with a SlingShot Senton. Tonga taunts Kenta. Tonga with a Snap Vertical Suplex for a two count. Tonga tags in Fale. Fale punches Hashi in the back. Fale repeatedly walks over Hashi’s back. Fale with an elbow drop for a two count. Fale tags in Loa. The Tongan Massage Parlor is open for business.

Loa tags in Tonga. GOD hits their High Angle German/SpringBoard SuperMan Punch for a two count. Tonga talks smack to Ishii. Forearm Exchange. Tonga avoids The Spin Kick. Hashi creates distance with The Bunker Buster. Ishii and Loa are tagged in. Shoulder Block Exchange. Ishii drops Loa with a shoulder tackle. Ishii runs into Fale. Fale kicks Ishii in the gut. Fale punches Ishii in the back. Ishii ducks a clothesline from Fale. Ishii kicks Fale in the gut. Fale bodyslams Ishii. Loa drives Ishii back first into the turnbuckle pad. Loa with a running corner clothesline. Loa clotheslines Ishii. Loa barks for the crowd. Loa with a Running PowerSlam for a two count. Loa tags in Tonga. GOD are double teaming Ishii. Ishii with a German Suplex. Kenta hops off the ring apron. Tonga lands The Stinger Splash. Loa Spears Ishii. Tonga connects with The Frog Splash for a two count.

Hashi reverses out of the irish whip from Loa. Hashi clotheslines Loa. Hashi negates The Gun Stun. Tonga dumps Hashi out of the ring. Tonga goes for The Gun Stun, but Ishii counters with a Belly to Back Suplex. Ishii side steps Fale into the turnbuckle pad. Ishii kicks Fale in the gut. Ishii drills Fale with The Vertical Drop Brain Buster. Ishii with an Inside Out Lariat. Kenta drops Ishii with The Busaiko Knee.Kenta nails Ishii with The GTS. Tonga goes on to pickup the victory. After the match, Kenta has officially joined Bullet Club. Anarchy ensues inside Nippon Budokan. Katsuyori Shibata punches Kenta. Shibata with a Helluva Kick. Shibata is raining down forearms in the corner. Shibata knocks Fale off the top rope. Shibata delivers The Stalling Dropkick. Following a snap mare takeover, Shibata applies The Rear Naked Choke. Jado drills Shibata with The Kendo Stick. Kenta applies the sleeper hold. Kenta hits The PK. Tonga delivers multiple kendo stick shots. Kenta sits on Shibata’s chest.

Winner: Bad Luck Fale & The Guerrillas Of Destiny via Pinfall 

Seventh Match: Kazuchika Okada & Hiroshi Tanahashi vs. Zack Sabre Jr & Minoru Suzuki

Tanahashi and Sabre will start things off. Feeling out process. Standing Switch Exchange. Sabre applies a hammerlock. Tanahashi reverses the hold. Tanahashi applies a side headlock. Tanahashi transitions into a top wrist lock. Sabre applies the headscissors neck lock. Tanahashi goes for The SurfBoard Stretch, but Sabre counters with a Crossbody Block for a one count. Tanahashi with a side headlock takeover. Sabre shoves Tanahashi to the corner. Tanahashi decks Sabre with a back elbow smash. Tanahashi with a Flying Crossbody Block off the second rope. Tanahashi knocks Suzuki off the ring apron. Double Elbow Knockdown. Suzuki applies The Rope Assisted Arm-Bar. Sabre gets Tanahashi in The Cross-Arm-Breaker. Suzuki drags Okada out of the ring. Suzuki whips Okada into the steel barricade. Sabre wraps the right shoulder of Tanahashi around the barricade. Sabre applies The Kimura Lock. Sabre uppercuts Tanahashi. Suzuki shoves Okada. Forearm Exchange on the floor. Tanahashi gets back in the ring at the count of eleven.

Sabre stomps on the right elbow of Tanahashi. Sabre tags in Suzuki. Suzuki is choking Tanahashi with his boot. Suzuki toys around with Tanahashi. Second Forearm Exchange. Suzuki hits The PK. Suzuki knocks Okada off the ring apron. Following a snap mare takeover, Suzuki applies the bow and arrow stretch. Suzuki tags in Sabre. Suzuki Gun are double teaming Tanahashi. Sabre applies a wrist lock. Tanahashi with forearm shivers. Sabre attacks the midsection of Tanahashi. Cobra Twist Exchange. Tanahashi creates distance with The Dragon Screw Leg Whip. Tanahashi tags in Okada. Okada with forearm shivers. Sabre reverses out of the irish whip from Okada. Okada side steps The Big Boot. Okada scores the elbow knockdown. Okada plays to the crowd. Okada gives Suzuki a receipt. Okada with a Diving Back Elbow Smash. Okada kicks Sabre in the gut. Okada drills Sabre with The DDT for a two count. Okada bodyslams Sabre. Okada dives over Sabre. Okada goes for The Reverse NeckBreaker, but Sabre counters with The Modified Octopus Hold. Sabre delivers The OverHead Wrist Kick. Sabre tags in Suzuki.

Suzuki drills Okada with The Helluva Kick. Following a snap mare takeover, Suzuki hits The PK for a two count. Suzuki with a Running Boot. Suzuki works on his joint manipulation game. Tanahashi and Suzuki are trading back and forth shots. Suzuki drives his knee into the midsection of Tanahashi. Okada with forearm shivers. Okada uppercuts Suzuki. Suzuki answers with a knee lift. Suzuki applies a front face lock. Suzuki goes for The Gotch Style PileDriver, but Okada counters with The Reverse NeckBreaker. Tanahashi and Sabre are tagged in. Tanahashi blocks a boot from Sabre. Sabre uppercuts Tanahashi. Tanahashi delivers his combination offense. Tanahashi with a left palm strike. Tanahashi goes for The SlingBlade, but Sabre counters with The Octopus Hold. Tanahashi goes for The Dragon Screw Leg Whip, but Sabre counters with The Kimura Lock. Tanahashi drops Sabre with Twist and Shout. Tanahashi hits The SlingBlade for a two count. Okada dumps Suzuki out of the ring.

Tanahashi goes for The High Fly Flow, but Sabre gets his knees up in the air. Sabre locks in The Triangle Choke. Tanahashi with a Bridging Jack Knife Cover for a two count. Sabre nails Tanahashi with The PK. Okada and Suzuki are tagged in. Okada with a ShotGun Dropkick. Okada bodyslams Suzuki. Okada follows that with The Flying Elbow Drop. Rain Maker Pose. Suzuki negates The Rain Maker. Forearm Exchange. Okada reverses out of the irish whip from Suzuki. Okada goes for The Dynamic Dropkick, but Suzuki holds onto the ropes. Suzuki drops Okada with The PK. Tanahashi unloads Two SlingBlades. Tanahashi with a SlingShot Pescado to the floor. Okada dropkicks the back of Suzuki’s head. Suzuki with a Misdirection Sleeper Hold. Okada with a Back Body Drop. Suzuki responds with The Big Boot. Suzuki floats over into The Sleeper Hold. Sabre applies The Guillotine Choke. Suzuki plants Okada with The Gotch Style PileDriver to pickup the victory.

Winner: Zack Sabre Jr & Minoru Suzuki via Pinfall 

Eight Match: (14) Kota Ibushi vs. (12) Jay White w/Bullet Club in The Finals Of The G1 Climax 29 Tournament

Red Shoes ejects Bullet Club from the ringside area. White slithers out of the ring. White talks strategy with Gedo. Collar and Elbow Tie Up. Ibushi backs White into the ropes. Red Shoes calls for the clean break. Ibushi pats White on the chest. Gedo trips Ibushi from the outside. REed Shoes sends Gedo packing. Ibushi rolls White back into the ring. Ibushi ducks a clothesline from White. Ibushi kicks White in the gut. Ibushi with a Flying Mid-Kick. Ibushi dropkicks White. Ibushi plays to the crowd. White negates The Golden Triangle MoonSault. White targets the left ankle of Ibushi. White sends Ibushi chest first into the steel barricade. White stomps on Ibushi’s chest. White wraps the injured ankle of Ibushi around the barricade. White argues with Red Shoes. White rolls Ibushi back into the ring. White slams the left ankle of Ibushi on the ring apron. White flexes his muscles.

White with a Snap Vertical Suplex. White with a Dragon Screw Leg Whip for a one count. Ibushi fires back with forearm shivers. White drops Ibushi with a knife edge chop. White follows that with another snap vertical suplex. White with a Head and Arm Suplex into the red turnbuckle pad for a two count. White talks smack to Ibushi. Ibushi with three forearm smashes. White drives his knee into the midsection of Ibushi. Ibushi goes for a Snap Rana, but White counters with The Dragon Screw Leg Whip. Ibushi kicks White in the face. Ibushi with a Snap Rana. White with a Desperation Boot. Ibushi PowerSlams White. Ibushi with a MoonSault off the second rope for a two count. Ibushi delivers his combination offense. Ibushi nails White with The Mid-Kick. Ibushi with a Standing MoonSault. Ibushi goes for The MoonSault Knee Drop, but White ducks out of the way.

White drops Ibushi with The DDT. White with a Running European Uppercut. White hyperextends the left knee of Ibushi. White hits The Blade Buster for a two count. Ibushi denies The TTO. Ibushi repeatedly kicks White in the face. White goes for a chop block, but Ibushi counters with a leaping double foot stomp. White stomps on the injured ankle of Ibushi. Ibushi with The Mid-Kick. White responds with The FlatLiner. White with a Deadlift German Suplex. White puts Ibushi on the top turnbuckle. White hammers down on the left knee of Ibushi. White with a knife edge chop. White goes for The SuperPlex, but Ibushi blocks it. White rakes the eyes of Ibushi. White delivers The SuperPlex. White goes for The Kiwi Crusher, but Ibushi counters with The Hitodenashi Driver. Forearm Exchange. White delivers his combination offense. White with a Big Lariat. White follows that with The Uranage Slam. White hits The Kiwi Crusher for a two count.

Ibushi negates The Blade Runner. White avoids The Kinshasa. Sleeper Suplex by Ibushi. Ibushi goes for The Lawn Dart, but White lands back on his feet. Ibushi thrust kicks the midsection of White. White throws Ibushi into Red Shoes. White delivers the low blow. White chop blocks Ibushi. Gedo gives White a folding chair. White unloads multiple chair shots on the injured leg of Ibushi. White with an Inverted Dragon Screw Leg Whip. White locks in The TTO. Gedo rolls Red Shoes back into the ring. Ibushi crawls to the bottom rope to force the break. White tells Ibushi to get up. White goes for The Sleeper Suplex, but Ibushi blocks it. Ibushi drops White with The Back Flip Kick. Ibushi lawn darts White into the blue turnbuckle pad. Ibushi with a Deadlift German Suplex off the second rope for a two count. Ibushi goes for The Last Ride, but White blocks it. White punches the injured ankle of Ibushi. White slaps Ibushi in the chest. Ibushi is pissed.

Ibushi with rapid fire palm strikes in the corner. Red Shoes is trying to calm down Ibushi. Ibushi tells White to bring it. Ibushi nails White with a Lethal Palm Strike. Ibushi goes for a Lariat, but White counters with The Dragon Screw Leg Whip. Ibushi clotheslines White. Ibushi hits The Last Ride for a two count. White laughs at Ibushi. Gedo tries to hit Ibushi with the brass knuckles. Ibushi with a High Head Kick. White goes for The Sleeper Suplex, but Ibushi lands back on his feet. Ibushi with The Kinshasa to the back of White’s head. Rocky Romero pulls Gedo out of the ring. Ibushi drills White with another Kinshasa for a two count. White negates The Kamigoye. White kicks the left knee of Ibushi. Ibushi responds with Two Head Kicks. Ibushi goes for The Kamigoye, but White counters with The Blade Runner. White wasn’t able to capitalize on the pinning opportunity. White goes for The Short-Arm Blade Runner, but Ibushi blocks it. Ibushi HeadButts White. Ibushi follows that with a Straight Jacket German Suplex. White responds with Two Sleeper Suplex’s. White drills Ibushi with The Brain Buster. Ibushi with a High Knee Strike. White goes for The Blade Runner, but Ibushi counters with a Jumping Knee Strike. Ibushi plants White with The Kamigoye’s to pickup the victory.

The Winner Of The G1 Climax 29: Kota Ibushi via Pinfall 

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