NJPW Strong Results 3/26/22
The Vermont Hollywood
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Commentators: (Ian Riccaboni & Alex Kozlov)
Transcription by Josh Lopez
First Match: Daniel Garcia vs. Yuya Uemura
Feeling out process after the bell rings. Chain grappling exchange. Collar and Elbow Tie Up. Uemura applies a side headlock. Uemura with a side headlock takeover. Garcia whips Uemura across the ring. Uemura drops Garcia with a shoulder tackle. Garcia drops down on the canvas. Uemura with a Counter Hip Toss for a one count. Garcia sweeps out the legs of Uemura. Garcia with a side headlock takeover. Uemura answers with the headscissors escape. That leads us to a quick standoff in the center of the ring. Shoving Contest. Garcia kicks Uemura in the gut. Garcia grabs a side headlock. Uemura whips Garcia across the ring. Uemura drops down on the canvas. Uemura with two deep arm-drags. Uemura applies an arm-bar. Garcia backs Uemura into the ropes. Garcia uses the top rope as a weapon. Garcia with a Running Boot that sends Uemura tumbling to the floor.
Garcia repeatedly stomps on Uemura’s back. Garcia uppercuts Uemura. Garcia is mauling Uemura in the corner. Garcia with two forearm smashes. Garcia whips Uemura into the blue turnbuckle pad. Garcia transitions into a corner mount. Garcia starts biting Uemura’s nose. Following a snap mare takeover, Garcia drives his knee into Uemura’s back for a two count. Garcia toys around with Uemura. Uemura with a forearm smash. Garcia answers with a blistering chop. Garcia sends Uemura to the corner. Uemura dropkicks Garica. Uemura with forearm shivers. Garcia reverses out of the irish whip from Uemura. Uemura with a flying shoulder tackle. Uemura with The Corner Dropkick. Uemura bodyslams Garcia. Uemura with a Running Elbow Drop for a two count.
Garcia denies The Back Drop Driver. Garcia is raining down 12×6 elbows. Uemura uppercuts Garcia. Uemura with a knife edge chop. Uemura with a Release Belly to Back Suplex for a two count. Uemura applies The Fujiwara Arm-Bar. Uemura transitions into The Cross-Arm-Breaker. Uemura denies The Sharpshooter. Uemura ducks a clothesline from Garcia. Uemura with The Bridging German Suplex for a two count. Garcia denies The Tiger Suplex. Garcia with Three HeadButts. Forearm Exchange. Garcia with a Running Boot. Garcia ducks a clothesline from Uemura. Garcia applies The Sleeper Hold. Uemura denies The Gotch Style PileDriver. Uemura goes for a Back Body Drop, but Garcia rolls him over for a two count. Garcia goes for The Sharpshooter, but Uemura counters with an inside cradle for a two count. Uemura with forearm shivers. Garcia slaps Uemura in the face. Garcia goes back to The Sleeper Hold. Garcia connects with The Gotch Style PileDriver. Garcia starts raining down hammer fists. Garcia makes Uemura tap to The Sharpshooter.
Winner: Daniel Garcia via Pinfall
Second Match: Rocky Romero vs. Black Tiger
Tiger attacks Romero before the bell rings. Forearm Exchange. Romero drives his knee into the midsection of Tiger. Romero sends Tiger to the ring apron. Romero kicks Tiger in the chest. Romero with The SpringBoard Coast to Coast Dropkick. Romero with a chop/forearm combination. Tiger with a reverse hammer throw into the steel barricade. Tiger clotheslines Romero over the barricade. Romero denies The Vertical Suplex. Romero with a Hurricanrana on the floor. Romero rolls Tiger back into the ring. Romero with an Inverted Atomic Drop. Romero with a Running Dropkick for a one count. Romero applies a wrist lock. Romero with The Flying Knee Drop. Romero with a knife edge chop. Tiger denies The Slice Bread #2. Tiger with a running forearm smash. Tiger with The Swinging Fisherman’s NeckBreaker for a two count. Tiger drops Romero with a NeckBreaker.
Tiger taunts the Hollywood crowd. Tiger with a knife edge chop. Tiger whips Romero across the ring. Tiger scores the elbow knockdown. Tiger poses for the crowd. Tiger with a GutWrench Suplex. Tiger applies a rear chin lock. Tiger kicks Romero in the back. Romero is pissed. Second Forearm Exchange. Romero with a chop/forearm combination. Romero bodyslams Tiger. Romero kicks Tiger in the back. Romero rakes the back of Tiger. Romero with a knee lift. Romero sends Tiger to the red corner. Forever Clotheslines. Romero decks Tiger with a back elbow smash. Romero hits The Tornado DDT. Tiger side steps Romero into the blue turnbuckle pad. Tiger with a Step Up Enzuigiri. Tiger with a running forearm smash. Tiger drills Romero with The BrainBuster for a two count. Romero denies The Tombstone PileDriver. Romero nails Tiger with The Rewind Kick.
Tiger denies The Leaping DDT. Tiger with a Spinning Back Kick. Tiger goes for The Tiger Driver, but Romero lands back on his feet. Romero with The Hurricanrana. Romero applies The Diablo Arm-Bar. Tiger rolls Romero over for a two count. Romero transitions into The Triangle Choke. Tiger drives Romero back first into the canvas. Third Forearm Exchange. Romero uppercuts Tiger. Romero with an openhand palm strike. Romero clotheslines Tiger. Romero is trying to unmask Tiger. Romero lands The Suicide Dive. Romero rolls Tiger back into the ring. Romero connects with The Shiranui for a two count. Tiger denies The Slice Bread #2. Tiger drops Romero with The Tombstone PileDriver. Tiger goes for The Tiger Driver, but Romero counters with The Hurricanrana for a two count. Romero with a Jumping Knee Strike. Tiger with an Inside Out Lariat. Tiger plants Romero with The Tiger Driver to pickup the victory. After the match, Tiger grabs the kendo stick. Romero applies The Diablo Arm-Bar.
Winner: Black Tiger via Pinfall
– There was a cleaning/disinfecting intermission during this broadcast.
Third Match: Team Rosser (Fred Rosser, Clark Connors, Taylor Rust, Adrian Quest and The DKC) vs. Team Filthy (“Filthy” Tom Lawlor, JR Kratos, Danny Limelight and The West Coast Wrecking Crew) In A 10-Man Tag Team Elimination Match
Clark Connors and Tom Lawlor will start things off. Lawlor immediately tags out to Limelight. Lawlor attacks Connors from behind. Team Filthy gangs up on Connors. Limelight with a forearm smash. Connors reverses out of the irish whip from Limelight. Limelight slips over Connors back. Limelight dropkicks Connors. Limelight pops back on his feet. Limelight talks smack to Connors. Connors delivers The Pounce. Connors with a Release German Suplex. Connors transitions into a corner mount. Connors tags in Quest. Chop/Forearm Exchange. Limelight sends Quest to the corner. Quest side steps Limelight into the turnbuckle pad. Quest leapfrogs over Limelight. Quest with a Corkscrew Crossbody Block. Quest clotheslines Limelight. Quest bodyslams Limelight. Quest with The Elbow Drop for a two count. Quest with forearm shivers. Isaacs kicks Quest in the back. Quest takes a swipe at Isaacs. Limelight drops Quest with The Zig Zag for a two count. Simultaneous tag to Isaacs.
Assisted German Suplex. Team Filthy clears the ring and poses for the crowd. Isaacs hooks the outside leg for a two count. Isaacs tags in Limelight. Limelight kicks Quest in the gut. Limelight toys around with Quest. Palm Strike Exchange. Limelight with a Spinning Back Kick. Limelight puts Quest on his shoulders. Quest drills Limelight with The Reverse Hurricanrana. DKC and Nelson are tagged in. DKC unloads a series of knife edge chops. DKC whips Nelson across the ring. DKC with a Leg Lariat. DKC with combination chops to Isaacs. DKC sends Isaacs into the ropes. DKC sweeps out the legs of Isaacs. DKC with a Leaping Bulldog. DKC hangs Isaacs over his knee. DKC with clubbing karate chops. Limelight runs interference. Limelight suffers the same fate as Isaacs. DKC hits The Crucifix Bomb. Nelson kicks the midsection of DKC. Isaacs clears the ring. Nelson whips DKC across the ring. Nelson with The SpineBuster. Isaacs with The Death Valley Driver onto Nelson’s knees. Team Filthy tosses DKC over the top rope. The DKC has been eliminated.
Quest with a chop/forearm combination. Isaacs drives his knee into the midsection of Quest. Isaacs with a knee lift. Vertical Suplex/SitOut PowerBomb Combination. Nelson tags in Limelight. Limelight lands The Frog Splash for a two count. Quest scores the next elimination with The Rolling Crucifix. Danny Limelight has been eliminated. Rosser clotheslines Isaacs. Quest tags in Rosser. WCWC gangs up on Rosser. The referee is losing complete control of this match. Rosser is displaying his fighting spirit. Isaacs punches Rosser in the back. Rosser denies The Wheelbarrow German Suplex. Rosser hits The GutCheck. Rosser scores the next elimination with The Sliding Boot. Royce Isaacs has been eliminated. Rosser ducks a clothesline from Lawlor. Lawlor fights out of the fireman’s carry position. Lawlor applies The Rear Naked Choke. Nelson made the blind tag. Rosser with a wrist lock takeover. Nelson delivers the low blow behind the referee’s back. Nelson tosses Rosser over the top rope. Fred Rosser has been eliminated.
Forearm Exchange. Nelson drives his knee into the midsection of Rust. Rust blocks The SuperKick. Rust scores the ankle pick. Rust applies the single leg crab. Rust with a Back Body Drop to Lawlor. Kratos runs interference. Connors attacks Kratos from behind. Rust makes Nelson tap out to the single leg crab. Jorel Nelson has been eliminated. Lawlor with a Step Up Enzuigiri. Rust answers with a knee lift. Rust tags in Connors. Connors tells Lawlor to bring it. Second Forearm Exchange. Connors reverses out of the irish whip from Lawlor. Lawlor wraps his legs around Connors neck. Connors with a leaping palm strike. Lawlor skins the cat. Lawlor with a Desperation Boot. Lawlor applies a front face lock. Kratos spots Lawlor on the outside.
Rust with a Flying Boot. Lawlor with forearm shivers on the apron. Lawlor kicks Connors in the face. Connors Spears Lawlor off the apron. Tom Lawlor and Clark Connors has been eliminated. All hell starts breaking loose in Hollywood. Rust rolls Kratos back into the ring. Rust plays to the crowd. Rust with forearm shivers. Kratos answers with two haymakers. Kratos with forearm shivers. Rust kicks the right shoulder of Kratos. Rust with The Rolling Elbow. Kratos blocks a boot from Rust. Kratos connects with The SitOut PowerBomb to score the next elimination. Taylor Rust has been eliminated. Quest was never eliminated. Kratos talks smack to Quest. Quest ducks under two clotheslines from Kratos. Quest repeatedly dropkicks the left knee of Kratos. Quest with Two SuperKicks. Quest dodges The Big Boot. Quest lands The Suicide Dive. Kratos punches Quest. Kratos with four overhand chops. Kratos plants Quest with The Running Inside Out Lariat to pickup the victory.
Winner: Team Filthy via Pinfall
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