NJPW Golden Fight Series Results (4/18/22): Kazuchika Okada & YOH vs. Tetsuya Naito & Hiromu Takahashi

NJPW Golden Fight Results 4/18/22
Nagoya Congress Center Event Hall
Aichi, Japan

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First Match: Ryohei Oiwa vs. Kosei Fujita 

Chain grappling exchange. Collar and Elbow Tie Up. Oiwa with an arm-bar takedown. Wrist Lock Exchange. Oiwa with a single leg takedown. Fujita applies the cross-arm-breaker. Oiwa transitions into a crossface. Fujita applies an arm-bar. Second Wrist Lock Exchange. Fujita applies a hammerlock. Oiwa grabs a side headlock. Oiwa with a side headlock takeover. Fujita puts his foot on the bottom rope which forces the break. Oiwa stomps on Fujita’s back. Oiwa with a double wrist lock takeover. Fujita refuses to quit. Oiwa with a transition stomp. Fujita dropkicks Oiwa. Fujita applies The Knee Bar. Oiwa with three overhand chops.

Oiwa grabs the bottom rope which forces the break. Fujita stomps on Oiwa’s back. Fujita applies another Heel Hook. Oiwa refuses to quit. Fujita stomps on the right knee of Oiwa. Fujita applies the single leg crab. Fujita is putting the boots to Oiwa. Fujita punches Oiwa in the back. Oiwa slaps Fujita in the ribs. Forearm Exchange. Oiwa with a Back Body Drop. Oiwa with a forearm smash. Oiwa sends Fujita to the corner. Oiwa with a Corner Dropkick. Oiwa drops Fujita with a running shoulder tackle for a two count. Fujita denies The Boston Crab. Oiwa repeatedly stomps on Fujita’s chest. Fujita with an inside cradle for a two count. Fujita rolls Oiwa over for a two count. Oiwa with forearm shivers. Oiwa connects with The GutWrench Suplex. Oiwa makes Fujita tap out to The Boston Crab.

Winner: Ryohei Oiwa via Submission 

Second Match: El Desperado & Yoshinobu Kanemaru vs. Master Wato & Yuto Nakashima 

El Desperado and Yuto Nakashima will start things off. Nakashima grabs the right leg of Desperado. Chain grappling exchange. Nakashima applies a top wrist lock. Nakashima transitions into a knee bar. Desperado grabs the bottom rope which forces the break. Desperado regroups on the outside. Collar and Elbow Tie Up. Standing Switch Exchange. Wrist Lock Exchange. Nakashima applies a hammerlock. Desperado walks into the ropes. Desperado wraps the left shoulder of Nakashima around the middle rope. Nakashima with two forearm smashes. Desperado drives his knee into the midsection of Nakashima. Desperado whips Nakashima across the ring. Nakashima ducks a clothesline from Desperado. Nakashima scores the forearm knockdown. Desperado goes for a Bodyslam, but Nakashima lands back on his feet. Forearm Exchange. Kanemaru knocks Wato off the ring apron. Kanemaru whips Wato into the steel barricade. Desperado tosses Nakashima around the ringside area. Desperado rolls Nakashima back into the ring. Desperado stomps on Nakashima’s chest. Desperado tags in Kanemaru.

Kanemaru is putting the boots to Nakashima. Kanemaru with a side headlock takeover. Kanemaru hooks the outside leg for a one count. Kanemaru tags in Desperado. Kanemaru stomps on Nakashima’s chest. Desperado bodyslams Nakashima for a two count. Desperado applies The Camel Clutch. Kanemaru kicks Wato in the face. Kanemaru drives Wato face first into the steel ring post. Nakashima grabs the bottom rope which forces the break. Desperado sends Nakashima face first into the left boot of Kanemaru. Desperado tags in Kanemaru. Kanemaru stands on the back of Nakashima’s neck. Kanemaru hammers down on the back of Nakashima’s neck. Kanemaru sends Nakashima to the corner. Kanemaru with The Helluva Kick. Nakashima denies The Vertical Suplex. Kanemaru with an elbow smash. Nakashima bodyslams Kanemaru. Nakashima tags in Wato. Wato dives over Kanemaru. Wato knocks Desperado off the apron. Wato kicks Kanemaru in the face. Wato with a shoulder block. Wato with a SpringBoard European Uppercut. Wato applies a waist lock. Kanemaru with three sharp elbow strikes. Wato goes for a dropkick, but Kanemaru holds onto the ropes. Kanemaru avoids The Roundhouse Kick. Kanemaru with a gut punch. Kanemaru rakes the eyes of Wato. Wato dropkicks Kanemaru for a two count. Kanemaru denies The Recientemente. Wato hammers down on the back of Kanemaru’s neck. Kanemaru dropkicks the left knee of Wato. Kanemaru hits The British Fall for a two count.

Kanemaru goes for The BrainBuster, but Wato lands back on his feet. Kanemaru blocks a boot from Wato. Kanemaru hammers down on the left knee of Wato. Kanemaru kicks the left knee of Wato. Kanemaru with a single leg takedown. Wato responds with a Roundhouse Kick. Kanemaru kicks Wato in the gut. Wato drops Kanemaru with a Leg Lariat. Wato tags in Nakashima. Nakashima knocks Desperado off the apron. Nakashima with forearm shivers. Nakashima sends Kanemaru to the corner. Nakashima with a flying forearm smash. Kanemaru blocks The Hip Toss from Nakashima. Kanemaru with two palm strikes. Nakashima with a Hip Toss for a two count. Nakashima is fired up. Nakashima bodyslams Kanemaru. Kanemaru applies a waist lock. Nakashima transitions into a Knee Bar. Kanemaru grabs the bottom rope which forces the break. Nakashima repeatedly stomps on the left knee of Kanemaru. Nakashima applies The Boston Crab. Desperado kicks Nakashima in the back. Desperado knocks Wato off the apron. Nakashima with two forearm smashes. Kanemaru with two low dropkicks to the left knee of Nakashima. Desperado with a Knee Crusher. Kanemaru applies the single leg crab. Kanemaru makes Nakashima tap out to The Figure Four Leg Lock.

Winner: El Desperado & Yoshinobu Kanemaru via Submission 

Third Match: Zack Sabre Jr & Douki vs. Ryusuke Taguchi & Togi Makabe 

Suzuki Gun attacks Taguchi Japan before the bell rings. Douki is choking Taguchi on the floor. Sabre applies a front face lock. Douki stomps on Taguchi’s back. Douki with a knife edge chop. Taguchi reverses out of the irish whip from Douki. Taguchi drops down on the canvas. Taguchi leapfrogs over Douki. Douki lunges over Taguchi. Taguchi sends Douki into the ropes. Taguchi with a deep arm-drag. Taguchi drops Douki with The Hip Attack. Taguchi with a hip smash. Taguchi wraps a t-shirt around Douki’s neck. Taguchi with another hip smash. Taguchi tags in Makabe. Double Irish Whip. Double Shoulder Tackle. Makabe stomps on Douki’s chest. Makabe bodyslams Douki. Makabe sends Douki to the corner. Makabe with a gut punch. Makabe tags in Taguchi. Taguchi knocks Sabre off the ring apron. Douki with a reverse hammer throw into Taguchi’s bum. Douki attacks Taguchi with the staff.

Douki stomps on the left hip of Taguchi. Douki dumps Taguchi out of the ring. Douki sends Taguchi back first into the steel barricade. Douki hits The DDT on the floor. Taguchi avoids the referee’s twenty count. Douki stomps on Taguchi’s back. Following a snap mare takeover, Douki with a basement dropkick for a two count. Douki slams Taguchi’s head on the blue turnbuckle pad. Douki tags in Sabre. Sabre with three uppercuts. Sabre grapevines the legs of Taguchi. Sabre applies a double reverse arm-bar. Taguchi reaches the bottom rope which forces the break. Sabre tags in Douki. Suzuki Gun is mauling Taguchi in the corner. Taguchi denies The Gory Bomb. Douki drives his knee into the midsection of Taguchi. Douki goes for The Gory Bomb, but Taguchi counters with a deep arm-drag. Taguchi goes for The Hip Attack, but Douki counters with an Atomic Drop. Taguchi drops Douki with The Roll Through Hip Attack. Taguchi tags in Makabe.

Makabe with a shoulder tackle. Makabe knocks Sabre off the ring apron. Makabe with a corner clothesline. Makabe transitions into a corner mount. Douki denies The Northern Lights Suplex. Douki rakes the eyes of Makabae. Makabe clotheslines Douki for a two count. Douki ducks a clothesline from Makabe. Douki with a flying forearm smash. Douki tags in Sabre. Sabre applies a wrist lock. Forearm Exchange. Sabre uppercuts Makabe. Sabre ducks a clothesline from Makabe. Makabe with The Western Lariat for a two count. Double Irish Whip Attack. Taguchi with a Corner Hip Attack. Makabe with a corner clothesline. Taguchi follows that with an Assisted Hip Attack for a two count. Taguchi dumps Douki out of the ring. Sabre kicks the right shoulder of Makabe. Sabre with an Overhead Wrist Kick. Sabre applies The Cross-Arm-Breaker. Taguchi inadvertently nails Makabe with The Sliding Hip Attack. Douki applies The Italian Stretch No. 32. Sabre makes Makabe tap out to The Triangle Choke.

Winner: Zack Sabre Jr & Douki via Submission 

Fourth Match: Hirooki Goto, Yoshi Hashi, Tiger Mask and Toru Yano vs. Bad Luck Fale, Chase Owens, Taiji Ishimori and Gedo In A 8-Man Tag Team Match 

Bullet Club attacks Chaos before the bell rings. Owens applies the greco roman throat. All hell is breaking loose in Aichi. Owens rolls Goto back into the ring. Owens stomps on Goto’s back. Owens with forearm shivers. Owens stomps on Goto’s chest. Owens is choking Goto with his boot. Goto with forearm shivers. Goto sends Owens to the corner. Owens kicks Goto in the face. Owens with a forearm smash. Goto reverses out of the irish whip from Owens. Double Shoulder Tackle. Assisted Hip Toss. Yano kicks Gedo in the gut. Yano rolls Gedo back into the ring. War Drums. The referee tells Hashi to get out of the ring. Owens attacks Goto from behind. Owens tags in Ishimori. Short-Arm Reversal by Ishimori. Ishimori with a wrist lock takedown. Ishimori hyperextends the left wrist of Goto. Ishimori applies a front face lock. Goto runs Ishimori into the red turnbuckle pad. Tiger Mask tags himself in. Tiger with three mid-kicks. Tiger drives his knee into the midsection of Ishimori. Tiger with the irish whip. Ishimori avoids The Roundhouse Kick. Tiger with a Spinning Back Kick. Tiger kicks Ishimori in the gut. Tiger whips Ishimori across the ring. Ishimori drops Tiger with a Handspring Roundhouse Kick.

Ishimori rakes the eyes of Tiger. Ishimori rams Tiger’s face across the top strand. Ishimori tags in Owens. Owens repeatedly stomps on Tiger’s chest. Owens with a Pendulum BackBreaker for a two count. Owens bodyslams Tiger. Owens tags in Fale. The Tongan Massage Parlor is open for business. Fale hooks the outside leg for a two count. Fale tags in Gedo. Gedo goes after Tiger’s mask. The referee admonishes Gedo. Gedo kicks Tiger in the face. Following a snap mare takeover, Gedo rams his boot across Tiger’s face for a two count. Gedo argues with the referee. Gedo tags in Owens. Owens stomps on Tiger’s face. Owens with a knee drop for a two count. Owens unloads two right jabs. Owens kicks Goto off the ring apron. Tiger blocks a lariat from Owens. Owens avoids The Roundhouse Kick. Tiger with The Flipping Mule Kick. Ishimori attacks Tiger from behind. Ishimori rakes the eyes of Tiger. Tiger hits The Tilt-A-Whirl BackBreaker. Gedo stops Tiger in his tracks. Tiger with a Spinning Mule Kick. Tiger tags in Hashi. Hashi scores the elbow knockdown. Hashi dropkicks kicks Fale off the apron. Hashi with a forearm smash. Hashi kicks Owens in the gut. Hashi hammers down on the back of Owens neck. Owens reverses out of the irish whip from Hashi. Hashi ducks under a chop from Owens. Hashi with The Head Hunter. Hashi sends Owens to the corner. Hashi unloads two knife edge chops. Hashi thrust kicks the midsection of Owens. Hashi with a NeckBreaker for a two count. Hashi goes for a PowerBomb, but Fale gets in the way.

Fale floors Goto with a gut punch.. Double Irish Whip. Goto with a flying forearm smash to Fale. Goto drops Owens with The Discus Lariat. Fale attacks Goto from behind. Hashi sends Fale chest first into the turnbuckle pad. Chaos with a double drop toe hold into Owens. War Drums to Fale. Double Toe Kick. Double Irish Whip. Fale with a double shoulder tackle. Yano and Gedo are tagged in. Yano ducks a clothesline from Gedo. Yano rakes the eyes of Gedo. Yano removes the turnbuckle pad. Yano and Gedo plays hot potato with the turnbuckle pad. Yano rolls Gedo over for a two count. Ishimori with clubbing blows to Yano’s back. Tiger with a SpringBoard Crossbody Block. Tiger dropkicks Ishimori to the floor. Gedo decks Yano with a JawBreaker. Yano blocks The SuperKick. Yano sends Gedo chest first into the exposed steel. Yano with The Schoolboy Rollup for a two count. Owens stomps on Yano’s chest. Owens sends Yano to the corner. Gedo with a running elbow smash. Owens with a running forearm smash. Fale levels Yano with The Body Avalanche. Gedo hooks the outside leg for a two count. Another pier six brawl ensues. Gedo avoids the brass knuckle punch. Yano shoves Gedo into Owens. Yano delivers a double low blow. Yano connects with another Schoolboy Rollup to pickup the victory.

Winner: Hirooki Goto, Yoshi Hashi, Tiger Mask and Toru Yano via Pinfall 

– There was a cleaning/disinfecting intermission during this broadcast.

Fifth Match: Hiroshi Tanahashi, The Guerrillas Of Destiny and Jado vs. EVIL, SHO, Yujiro Takahashi and Dick Togo In A 8-Man Tag Team Match 

House Of Torture attacks Hontai before the bell rings. Takahashi is putting the boots to Loa. Takahashi puts his knee on the back of Loa’s neck. Takahashi with two knee lifts. Takahashi hammers down on the back of Loa’s neck. Takahashi applies a side headlock. Loa whips Takahashi across the ring. Takahashi runs into Loa. Takahashi with forearm shivers. Takahashi rakes the eyes of Loa. Loa reverses out of the irish whip from Takahashi. Takahashi kicks Loa in the face. Loa goes for a Powerslam, but Takahashi lands back on his feet. Loa denies The Pimp Juice. Loa headbutts the midsection of Takahashi. Loa delivers his combination offense. Loa drops Takahashi with a knife edge chop. Loa tags in Tanahashi. Tanahashi whips Takahashi across the ring. Tanahashi scores the elbow knockdown. Tanahashi with a leaping elbow drop. Tanahashi plays the air guitar. Tanahashi applies a front face lock. Tonga tags himself in. Tonga applies a wrist lock. Tonga tags in Jado. Jado hammers down on the left shoulder of Takahashi. Jado slams Takahashi’s head on the red turnbuckle pad. Jado unloads three knife edge chops. Following a snap mare takeover, Jado plays to the crowd.

Jado goes for The Green Killer, but Sho gets in the way. House Of Torture clears the ring. Sho is choking Jado with his boot. Sho stomps on Jado’s back. EVIL wraps a cable cord around Tonga’s neck. Loa comes to the aid of his brother. The referee is losing complete control of the match. Takahashi goes into the lateral press for a two count. Takahashi tags in Togo. Togo with a straight right hand. Togo repeatedly stomps on Jado’s back. Togo rakes the eyes of Jado. Togo toys around with Jado. Togo applies a wrist lock. Togo tags in EVIL. EVIL hammers down on the left shoulder of Jado. EVIL wraps a t-shirt around Jado’s neck. EVIL tags in Sho. Togo attacks Jado from the outside. Sho repeatedly stomps on Jado’s chest. Sho is choking Jado with his boot. Sho repeatedly kicks Jado in the face. Sho with a forearm smash. Sho rakes the eyes of Jado. Jado drops Sho with a shoulder tackle. Tonga and EVIL are tagged in. Tonga ducks a clothesline from EVIL. Tonga knocks Takahashi off the apron. Tonga is throwing haymakers at EVIL. Tonga scores the elbow knockdown. Tonga dropkicks EVIL. Tonga with The Stinger Splash for a two count. EVIL fights out of the fireman’s carry position. EVIL applies a waist lock. Tonga with two sharp elbow strikes. Tonga gets distracted by Takahashi. Tonga decks EVIL with a back elbow smash. Togo trips Tonga from the outside. Tanahashi returns the favor on the other side of the ring.

EVIL denies The Tongan Twist. EVIL blocks a boot from Tonga. EVIL throws the right leg of Tonga into the referee’s hands. EVIL thrust kicks the midsection of Tonga. EVIL tags in Togo. House Of Torture gangs up on Tonga. Double Irish Whip. Tonga with a Leaping Double Crossbody Block. Tonga tags in Tanahashi. Tanahashi with a flying forearm smash. Tanahashi clears the ring. Tanahashi with three gut punches. Tanahashi bodyslams Togo. Tanahashi with The SomerSault Senton for a two count. Togo dodges The SlingBlade. Togo punches Tanahashi in the jaw. House Of Torture clears the ring. Double Irish Whip. Togo with a running elbow smash. Sho with a flying forearm smash. Takahashi with The Helluva Kick. EVIL follows that with a corner clothesline. EVIL hits The Fisherman’s Buster. Togo hooks the outside leg for a two count. Togo wraps the garrote around Tanahashi’s neck. Tonga attacks Togo from behind. Tonga drops EVIL with The Tongan Twist. Takahashi with The Big Boot. Loa Spears Takahashi. Tanahashi slaps Togo in the face. Sho kicks Tanahashi in the back. Sho tugs on Tanahashi’s hair. Jado pulls Sho off the ring apron. Togo thrust kicks the midsection of Tanahashi. Tanahashi responds with The SlingBlade. Tanahashi connects with The High Fly Flow to pickup the victory.

Winner: Hiroshi Tanahashi, The Guerrillas Of Destiny and Jado via Pinfall 

Sixth Match: Shingo Takagi & Bushi vs. Taichi & Taka Michinoku 

Shingo Takagi and Taichi will start things off. Taichi is playing mind games with Takagi. Takagi kicks the beer out of the ring. Taichi applies the greco roman throat hold. Takagi kicks Taichi in the gut. Takagi HeadButts Taichi. Takagi punches Taichi in the back. Takagi applies a side headlock. Taichi whips Takagi across the ring. Takagi runs into Taichi. Shoulder Block Exchange. Takagi with a shoulder tackle. Taichi drops Takagi with The Big Boot. That leads us to a quick standoff in the center of the ring. Bushi and Michinoku are tagged in. Bushi kicks Michinoku in the gut. Bushi hammers down on the back of Michinoku’s neck. Bushi with forearm shivers. Michinoku answers with the greco roman eye poke. Michinoku whips Bushi across the ring. Bushi slips over Michinoku’s back. Bushi ducks a clothesline from Michinoku. Bushi with a Running Hurricanrana. Bushi with a forearm smash. Bushi stomps on Michinoku’s chest. Bushi sends Michinoku to the corner. Michinoku side steps Bushi into the turnbuckle pad. Bushi with a Pendulum Kick. Taichi applies greco roman throat hold on the ring apron.

Taichi whips Bushi into the steel barricade. Taichi sends Takagi chest first into the barricade. Taichi drives Takagi shoulder first into the steel ring post. Michinoku rakes the eyes of Bushi. Michinoku rams his boot across Bushi’s face. Michinoku with a forearm smash. Michinoku tags in Taichi. Suzuki Gun is mauling Bushi in the corner. Michinoku continues to attack Bushi behind the referee’s back. Taichi goes back to the greco roman throat hold. Taichi tags in Michinoku. Michinoku with another eye rake. Michinoku with a straight right hand. Michinoku tags in Taichi. Taichi stomps on Bushi’s chest. Following a snap mare takeover, Taichi kicks Bushi in the back. Choke Hold Party. The referee admonishes Taichi. Taichi toys around with Bushi. Bushi with forearm shivers. Taichi throws Bushi into the canvas. Bushi dropkicks the left knee of Taichi. Bushi tags in Takagi. Takagi blocks a boot from Taichi. Takagi with a corner clothesline. Takagi with forearm shivers. Michinoku attacks Takagi from behind. Michinoku rakes the eyes of Takagi. Michinoku kicks Takagi in the gut. Double Irish Whip. Takagi with a shoulder tackle. Takagi bodyslams Michinoku. Takagi with a Senton Splash for a two count. Taichi kicks Takagi in the face. Choke Hold Exchange. Short-Arm Reversal by Taichi. Taichi nails Takagi with The Hook Kick.

Takagi blocks a boot from Taichi. Forearm/Hamstring Kick Exchange. Taichi with a Spinning Back Kick. Takagi decks Taichi with a back elbow smash. Takagi scores a right jab. Standing Switch Exchange. Taichi drops Takagi with The Kamagiri. Taichi tags in Michinoku. Michinoku repeatedly stomps on Takagi’s back. Takagi with a forearm smash. Michinoku with The Pump Kick. Michinoku knocks Bushi off the apron. Michinoku with a double sledge. Michinoku is choking Takagi with his boot. Michinoku with a corner clothesline. Taichi with The Axe Bomber. Michinoku follows that with a Running Knee Strike for a two count. Takagi denies The Michinoku Driver. Takagi pie faces Michinoku. Michinoku with the greco roman eye poke. Michinoku kicks Takagi in the gut. Michinoku with the irish whip. Takagi side steps Michinoku into the turnbuckle pad. Bushi with a running elbow smash. Takagi with a corner clothesline. Bushi follows that with a Step Up Enzuigiri. Takagi scores a right jab. Bushi hits The CodeBreaker. Bushi knocks Taichi off the apron. Bushi lands The Suicide Dive. Takagi connects with The Pumping Bomber to pickup the victory.

Winner: Shingo Takagi & Bushi via Pinfall 

Seventh Match: Kazuchika Okada & YOH vs. Tetsuya Naito & Hiromu Takahashi 

Kazuchika Okada and Tetsuya Naito will start things off. Naito walks Okada into the ropes. Collar and Elbow Tie Up. Wrist Lock Exchange. Naito with a single leg takedown. Naito applies a leg lock. Naito grapples around Okada. Following a snap mare takeover, Naito applies a rear chin lock. Okada backs Naito into the ropes. Red Shoes calls for a clean break. Strong lockup. Test Of Strength. Okada with a double leg takedown. Front Face Lock Exchange. Naito rolls Okada over for a one count. Okada with a single leg takedown. Okada applies a leg lock. Naito grabs the bottom rope which forces the break. Naito regroups on the outside. Back to the collar and elbow tie up. Okada backs Naito into the red turnbuckle pad. YOH and Takahashi are tagged in. Yoh with a double leg takedown. Takahashi drops down on the canvas. Takahashi drops Yoh with a shoulder tackle. Yoh drops down on the canvas. Yoh reverses out of the irish whip from Takahashi. Yoh sends Takahashi into the ropes. Yoh with a drop toe hold. Yoh with a Sliding Dropkick.

Yoh stomps on Takahashi’s back and chest. Yoh with a forearm smash. Yoh applies a wrist lock. Yoh sends Takahashi to the corner. Takahashi side steps Yoh into the turnbuckle pad. Naito with an Inverted Atomic Drop. Takahashi blasts Yoh with a Shotgun Dropkick. Naito dropkicks the left knee of Okada. Takahashi with a basement dropkick. Naito hammers down on the back of Okada’s neck. Takahashi unloads a series of knife edge chops. Takahashi tags in Naito. Naito with clubbing blows to Yoh’s back. Naito with a NeckBreaker for a two count. Naito tags in Takahashi. Double Irish Whip. Double Elbow Knockdown for a two count. Chop Exchange. Takahashi tags in Naito. Naito with a NeckBreaker onto the knee. Naito applies The Headscissors Neck Lock. Yoh puts his leg on the middle rope which forces the break. Naito tags in Takahashi. Second Chop Exchange. Yoh with a forearm smash. Yoh kicks Takahashi in the gut. Takahashi answers with two chops. Takahashi sends Yoh to the corner.

Takahashi with a corner clothesline. Yoh ducks a clothesline from Takahashi. Yoh with a single leg dropkick. Okada and Naito are tagged in. Misfired Back Elbow Strikes. Okada with forearm shivers. Naito reverses out of the irish whip from Okada. Okada scores the elbow knockdown. Okada with the irish whip. Okada with a leaping back elbow smash. Okada kicks Naito in the gut. Okada drops Naito with The DDT for a two count. Naito kicks Okada in the face. Naito ducks a clothesline from Okada. Naito with a deep arm-drag. Naito with a Hip Toss. Naito dropkicks the back of Okada’s head. Naito sends Okada to the corner. Okada kicks Naito in the face. Naito denies The Reverse NeckBreaker. Naito with a leaping forearm smash. Okada dropkicks Naito off the apron. Okada kicks Naito in the gut. Okada nails Naito with The DDT on the floor. Okada rolls Naito back into the ring. Naito denies The Tombstone PileDriver. Naito rolls Okada over for a two count. Okada kicks Naito in the chest. Okada uppercuts Naito. Naito responds with The Satellite DDT. Naito tags in Takahashi.

Takahashi with three knife edge chops. Takahashi with a forearm smash. Takahashi kicks the middle rope into Okada’s face. Okada hits The Flapjack. Okada tags in Yoh. Yoh with forearm shivers. Takahashi reverses out of the irish whip from Yoh. Yoh dives over Takahashi. Yoh ducks a clothesline from Takahashi. Yoh with a flying forearm smash. Yoh pops back on his feet. Takahashi kicks Yoh in the face. Yoh with a Spinning Back Kick. Yoh kicks Takahahsi in the chest. Yoh with The Bridging Head & Arm Suplex for a two count. Yoh with a Jumping Knee Strike. Okada kicks Takahashi in the face. Yoh uppercuts Takahashi. Okada uppercuts the back of Takahashi’s neck. Yoh hits The Falcon Arrow for a two count. Okada dumps Naito out of the ring. Takahashi blocks The SuperKick. Takahashi denies The Direct Drive. Naito decks Yoh with a back elbow smash. Takahashi SuperKicks Yoh. Naito with a StepUp Enzuigiri. Takahashi delivers The Pumping Bomber for a two count. Takahashi with a Running Death Valley Driver into the turnbuckle pad. Takahashi denies The Bridging O’Connor Roll. Takahashi SuperKicks Yoh. Takahashi connects with The Time Bomb to pickup the victory.

Winner: Tetsuya Naito & Hiromu Takahashi via Pinfall 

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