NJPW BOSJ 29 Results (5/18/22): Hiromu Takahashi vs. Francesco Akira

NJPW BOSJ 29 Results: Night 3
May 18, 2022
Sendai Sun Plaza Hall
Miyagi, Japan

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A Block (Hiromu Takahashi, Taiji Ishimori, Ace Austin, SHO, YOH, Francesco Akira, Alex Zayne, Ryusuke Taguchi, Yoshinobu Kanemaru and Clark Connors) 

B Block (El Desperado, Robbie Eagles, El Phantasmo, El Lindaman, TJ Perkins, Wheeler Yuta, Bushi, Douki, Master Wato and Titan) 

Transcription by Josh Lopez 

First Match: Tiger Mask & Yuto Nakashima vs. Ryohei Oiwa & Kosei Fujita 

Yuto Nakashima and Kosei Fujita will start things off. Chain grappling exchange. Collar and Elbow Tie Up. Fujita applies a side headlock. Nakashima transitions into an arm-bar. Wrist Lock Exchange. Fujita hammers down on the left shoulder of Nakashima. Fujita applies The Fujiwara Arm-Bar. Nakashima puts his foot on the bottom rope which forces the break. Fujita kicks Nakashima in the gut. Fujita with a forearm smash. Fujita applies a wrist lock. Oiwa tags himself in. Oiwa hammers down on the left shoulder of Nakashima. Oiwa applies The Kimura Lock. Nakashima puts his foot on the bottom rope which forces the break. Oiwa stomps on the left shoulder of Nakashima. Forearm Exchange. Nakashima with a Hip Toss. Nakashima bodyslams Oiwa for a two count. Nakashima tags in Tiger.

Tiger repeatedly stomps on Oiwa’s back. Tiger with two hamstring kicks. Tiger dropkicks Oiwa. Tiger applies a rear chin lock. Tiger with an elbow smash. Tiger with a Running Knee Drop for a two count. Following a snap mare takeover, Tiger kicks Oiwa in the back. Tiger tags in Nakashima. Nakashima repeatedly stomps on Oiwa’s chest. Nakashima bodyslams Oiwa for a two count. Oiwa kicks out of multiple pinning predicaments. Nakashima continues to stomp on Oiwa’s back. Nakashima tags in Tiger. Tiger with Three Mid-Kicks. Following a snap mare takeover, Tiger applies The Camel Clutch. Oiwa grabs the bottom rope which forces the break. Double Irish Whip. Double Shoulder Tackle. Nakashima continues to stomp on Oiwa’s back.

Nakashima kicks Oiwa in the face. Chop/Forearm Exchange. Oiwa dropkicks Nakashima. Oiwa tags in Fujita. Fujita dropkicks Nakashima. Tiger tags himself in. Fujita kicks Tiger in the gut. Fujita with combination kicks. Fujita whips Tiger across the ring. Fujita dropkicks Tiger for a two count. Oiwa knocks Nakashima off the ring apron. Double Irish Whip. Fujita with a running elbow smash. Oiwa with a Corner Dropkick. Fujita follows that with a Side Belly to Belly Suplex. Fujita applies The Boston Crab. Nakashima with forearm shivers. Oiwa dumps Nakashima out of the ring. Tiger blocks The Bodyslam. Tiger drives his knee into the midsection of Fujita. Tiger with The Butterfly Suplex for a two count. Tiger applies The Kimura Lock. Oiwa breaks up the submission hold. Nakashima kicks Oiwa out of the ring. Tiger with a Running Roundhouse Kick. Tiger with a Spinning Back Kick. Tiger follows that with The Mid-Kick. Tiger connects with The Tiger Driver to pickup the victory.

Winner: Tiger Mask & Yuto Nakashima via Pinfall 

Second Match: Master Wato, Hiroyoshi Tenzan and Jado vs. El Phantasmo, Gedo and Dick Togo In A 6-Man Tag Team Match 

Master Wato and Gedo will start things off. Gedo is playing mind games with Wato. Wato tells Phantasmo to bring it. Tenzan and Togo are tagged in. Togo wants Tenzan to shake his hand. Gedo attacks Tenzan from behind. Togo kicks Tenzan in the gut. Togo and Gedo starts favoring their hands after punching Tenzan. Mongolian Chop Exchange. Togo rakes the eyes of Tenzan. Tenzan reverses out of the irish whip from Togo. Tenzan with a corner clothesline. Tenzan drills Togo with The BrainBuster for a two count. Tenzan tags in Jado. Togo begs for mercy. Second Mongolian Chop. Togo with a straight right hand. Togo clears the ring. Togo stomps on Jado’s chest. Togo with two haymakers. Togo with an elbow drop for a two count. Togo puts his leg on the back of Jado’s neck. Phantasmo uses the middle rope as a weapon. Togo tags in Gedo. Back Rake Party. Phantasmo goes into the lateral press for a two count. Phantasmo tags in Togo. Togo with a flying back rake. Togo delivers The Running Fist Drop for a two count. Jado hulks up.

Togo rakes the eyes of Jado. Jado drops Togo with a shoulder tackle. Wato and Phantasmo are tagged in. Wato with a double sledge. Wato kicks Phantasmo in the face. Wato whips Phantasmo across the ring. Wato dropkicks Phantasmo. Wato knocks Gedo off the ring apron. Wato sends Phantasmo to the corner. Phantasmo launches Wato over the top rope. Wato rocks Phantasmo with a forearm smash. Wato dives over Phantasmo. Phantasmo ducks a clothesline from Wato. Wato with a Leg Lariat for a two count. Phantasmo dodges The Windmill Kick. Phantasmo thrust kicks the midsection of Wato. Phantasmo hits The UFO. Phantasmo tags in Gedo. Gedo decks Wato with a JawBreaker. Gedo SuperKicks Wato fo for a two count. Gedo thrust kicks the left knee of Wato. Wato denies The Gedo Clutch. Gedo blocks The German Suplex. Tenzan headbutts the midsection of Gedo. Jado with a running knee lift. Wato drops Gedo with The Zig Zag for a two count. Gedo avoids The Roundhouse Kick. Gedo rakes the eyes of Wato. Gedo sends Wato to the corner. Wato kicks Gedo in the face. Wato makes Gedo tap out to The Vendaval.

Winner: Master Wato, Hiroyoshi Tenzan and Jado via Submission 

Third Match: Wheeler Yuta, Titan and Robbie Eagles vs. El Desperado, Douki and Taka Michinoku In A 6-Man Tag Team Match 

Titan and El Desperado will start things off. Desperado with an overhand chop. Titan with a Spinning Back Kick. Desperado reverses out of the irish whip from Titan. Titan with a SpringBoard Crossbody Block. Douki pulls Titan down to the mat. Titan pops back on his feet. Titan drops Douki with The Pele Kick. Desperado kicks Titan in the gut. Desperado sends Titan to the corner. Desperado avoids the up and over. Titan ducks under a clothesline from Desperado. Titan with a leaping back kick. Titan tags in Eagles. Double Irish Whip. Double Elbow Knockdown. Titan drops down on the canvas. Eagles dropkicks Desperado for a two count. Eagles with clubbing mid-kicks. Desperado blocks a boot from Eagles. Desperado hammers down on the right knee of Eagles. Eagles ducks a clothesline from Desperado. Eagles with a Running Hurricanrana. Eagles with forearm shivers. Desperado reverses out of the irish whip from Eagles. Michinoku kicks Eagles in the back. Desperado drops Eagles with a shoulder tackle. Desperado clears the ring. Desperado dumps Eagles out of the ring.

All hell is breaking loose in Sendai. Michinoku rolls Eagles back into the ring. Michinoku tags himself in. Suzuki Gun slams Eagles knees on the canvas. Michinoku toys around with Eagles. Eagles with forearm shivers. Michinoku answers with the greco roman eye poke. Michinoku with a straight right hand. Michinoku tags in Douki. Douki is choking Eagles with his boot. Douki with a Scoop Slam. Douki with a Running Double Foot Stomp for a two count. Eagles denies The Uranage Slam. Douki with a throat thrust. Douki goes for a Belly to Back Suplex, but Eagles lands back on his feet. Eagles kicks the back of Douki’s left knee. Eagles with a Running Cutter. Eagles tags in Yuta. Yuta clears the ring. Yuta with an Inverted Atomic Drop. Yuta dropkicks Douki. Yuta with a Diving Corner Clothesline. Yuta with a Flying Lariat. Yuta pops back on his feet. Yuta with The Back Drop Driver for a two count. Douki denies The Olympic Slam.

Yuta drives his knee into the midsection of Douki. Yuta goes for The Olympic Slam, but Douki counters with a deep arm-drag. Yuta ducks a clothesline from Douki. Yuta applies a waist lock. Douki with three sharp elbow strikes. Yuta dodges The Enzuigiri. Yuta with a forearm smash. Douki responds with a Running Lariat. Douki tags in Michinoku. Michinoku is putting the boots to Yuta. Yuta fires back with forearm shivers. Michinoku with another eye poke. Short-Arm Reversal by Michinoku. Michinoku applies The CrossFace. Eagles and Titan clears the ring. Double Irish Whip. Yuta with a leaping back elbow smash. Eagles with a Corner Meteora. Titan follows that with a diving corner clothesline. Eagles hits The Standing Shiranui. Yuta with The Flying Splash for a two count. Eagles dumps Desperado out of the ring. Eagles lands The Suicide Dive. Titan with The Asai MoonSault. Michinoku with The La Magistral for a two count. Michinoku follows that with a Running Knee Strike. Yuta SuperKicks Michinoku. Yuta with a Step Up Enzuigiri. Yuta is raining down 12×6 elbows. Yuta connects with The Seat Belt to pickup the victory.

Winner: Wheeler Yuta, Titan and Robbie Eagles via Pinfall 

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

Fourth Match: (0) YOH vs. (0) Clark Connors In A Best Of The Super Jr. 29 A BLOCK Tournament Match 

Connors with a waist lock go-behind. Yoh transitions into a wrist lock. Connors with a waist lock takedown. Chain grappling exchange. That leads us to a quick standoff in the center of the ring. Connors applies a hammerlock. Connors grabs a side headlock. Yoh whips Connors across the ring. Connors drops Yoh with a shoulder tackle. Yoh drops down on the canvas. Yoh sends Connors into the ropes. Yoh with a drop toe hold. Yoh with a basement dropkick. Yoh stomps on Connors back. Yoh with a forearm smash. Chop Exchange. Connors with a misdirection shoulder tackle. Connors plays to the crowd. Connors with a Snap Vertical Suplex for a two count. Connors uppercuts Yoh. Connors transitions into a corner mount. Connors with a SpringBoard Double Axe Handle Strike for a two count.

Connors applies a top wrist lock. Connors punches Yoh in the back. Standing Switch Exchange. Yoh goes for The Five Star Clutch, but Connors counters with The Full Nelson Lock. Connors with a Vertical Suplex. Connors goes for The Spear, but Yoh counters with a Dropkick. Yoh with forearm shivers. Yoh kicks Connors in the gut. Connors reverses out of the irish whip from Yoh. Yoh ducks a clothesline from Connors. Yoh with a corkscrew elbow strike. Yoh with a leaping back elbow smash. Yoh drops Connors with a NeckBreaker for a two count. Yoh dives over Connors. Connors drops down on the canvas. Connors delivers The Pounce. Connors with a running elbow smash. Connors with a Corner Spear. Connors follows that with clubbing shoulder blocks.

Connors with a Back Body Drop. Connors with an elbow drop for a two count. Connors ascends to the top turnbuckle. Yoh with The Dragon Screw Leg Whip. Yoh dropkicks the left knee of Connors. Yoh goes for The Falcon Arrow, but Connors lands back on his feet. Connors whips Yoh across the ring. Connors Spears Yoh. Connors goes for The Trophy Kill, but Yoh counters with The Knee Bar. Yoh with Two German Suplex’s. Connors denies The Dragon Suplex. Connors HeadButts Yoh. Yoh grabs the right leg of Connors. Connors with a straight right hand. Connors Powerslams Yoh for a two count. Yoh denies The Trophy Kill. Yoh avoids The Spear. Yoh hits The Ushigoroshi. Connors denies The Direct Drive. Connors with a forearm smash. Yoh with Two SuperKicks. Yoh connects with The Direct Drive to pickup the victory.

Winner: YOH via Pinfall 

Fifth Match: (2) Ace Austin vs. (0) Yoshinobu Kanemaru In A Best Of The Super Jr. 29 A BLOCK Tournament Match 

Austin blocks a boot from Kanemaru. Austin sweeps out the legs of Kanemaru. Austin is putting the boots to Kanemaru. Austin with a forearm smash. Kanemaru reverses out of the irish whip from Austin. Kanemaru kicks Austin in the gut. Kanemaru with a Step Up Enzuigiri. Kanemaru slams Austin’s head on the ring apron. Kanemaru stomps on Austin’s chest. Austin dropkicks Kanemaru off the apron. Austin cartwheels over Kanemaru. Kanemaru blocks The SuperKick. Kanemaru drives Austin face first into the apron. Kanemaru rolls Austin back into the ring. Kanemaru hammers down on the back of Austin’s neck. Kanemaru with a Running Dropkick for a one count. Kanemaru applies a side headlock. Kanemaru with a side headlock takeover. Austin whips Kanemaru across the ring. Kanemaru drops Austin with a shoulder tackle. Austin drops down on the canvas. Kanemaru holds onto the ropes. Kanemaru grabs a side headlock. Kanemaru stomps on Austin’s back. Following a snap mare takeover, Kanemaru with an elbow smash. Kanemaru applies a rear chin lock.

Austin with heavy bodyshots. Austin with a forearm smash. Kanemaru applies The Sleeper Hold. Austin goes for a Belly to Back Suplex, but Kanemaru lands back on his feet. Kanemaru with a side headlock takeover. Kanemaru with a closed fist shot. Following a snap mare takeover, Kanemaru applies The Figure Four Headlock. Kanemaru repeatedly drives Austin face first into the canvas for a two count. Kanemaru toys around with Austin. Kanemaru repeatedly stomps on Austin’s back. Kanemaru is choking Austin with his boot. Kanemaru backs Austin into the ropes. Austin clings onto the top rope. Kanemaru rakes the eyes of Austin. Kanemaru whips Austin across the ring. Austin with a drop toe hold. Austin kicks Kanemaru in the back. Austin with a basement dropkick. Austin pops back on his feet. Kanemaru kicks Austin in the face. Austin with a deep arm-drag. Austin delivers the papercut.

Austin kicks Kanemaru in the face. Austin with a forearm smash. Austin dodges The Big Boot. Austin with a Mid-Kick. Austin dropkicks Kanemaru to the floor. Austin with another forearm. Austin showcases his speed and agility. Austin kicks Kanemaru in the face. Austin avoids the leg sweep. Austin with The PK. Austin hits The Fosbury Flop. Austin rolls Kanemaru back into the ring. Kanemaru dodges The SpringBoard Windmill Kick. Kanemaru applies a side headlock. Austin whips Kanemaru across the ring. Austin applies a side headlock. Kanemaru with a Belly to Back Suplex. Kanemaru drops Austin with The Satellite DDT for a two count. Kanemaru bodyslams Austin. Kanemaru lands The MoonSault for a two count. Austin denies The Touch Out. Austin with an Inside Out Slam. Austin with The House Of Cards. Kanemaru rolls Austin over for a two count. Austin with two knee lifts. Austin with The Spinning Heel Kick. Austin connects with The Fold to pickup the victory.

Winner: Ace Austin via Pinfall 

Sixth Match: (2) Alex Zayne vs. (0) SHO In A Best Of The Super Jr. 29 A BLOCK Tournament Match 

Zayne runs after Sho before the bell in the rings. Zayne kicks Sho in the gut. Zayne with a Belly to Back Suplex on the ring apron. Zayne kicks Sho in the chest. Zayne punches Sho in the back. Zayne kicks Sho in the face. Zayne applies a wrist lock. Sho reverses out of the irish whip from Zayne. Zayne with a Headscissors Takeover on the floor. Zayne rolls Sho back into the ring. Zayne with The Slingshot Senton. Zayne with a Corkscrew Senton for a two count. Sho regroups on the outside. Sho attacks one of the young lions. Zayne kicks Sho in the gut. Zayne slams Sho’s head on the apron. Sho drives a chair into the midsection of Zayne. Sho with a chair shot across the back of Zayne. Sho wraps the turnbuckle sleeve around Zayne’s neck. The referee admonishes Sho.

Sho starts bending Zayne’s fingers. Sho applies a top wrist lock on the bottom turnbuckle. Sho stands on the left shoulder of Zayne. Sho stomps on the left shoulder of Zayne. Sho is mauling Zayne in the corner. Sho with an arm-ringer on the top rope. Sho hammers down on the left shoulder of Zayne for a two count. Sho whips Zayne across the ring. Sho scores the elbow knockdown for a two count. Sho applies The Kimura Lock. Sho goes into the lateral press for a two count. Sho toys around with Zayne. Zayne slaps Sho in the face. Zayne is throwing haymakers at Sho. Sho blocks a lariat from Zayne. Zayne ducks a clothesline from Sho. Zayne with a Falling Lariat. Zayne with The Triangle MoonSault.

Zayne rolls Sho back into the ring. Zayne with two forearm smashes. Zayne with a Discus Back Elbow Smash. Zayne sweeps out the legs of Sho. Zayne hits The SomerSault Leg Drop for a two count. Zayne with a running elbow smash. Zayne puts Sho on the top turnbuckle. Sho dives over Zayne. Sho shoves the referee towards Zayne. Sho Spears Zayne. Sho continues to stand on the left shoulder of Zayne. Sho with two arm-ringers. Zayne drops Sho with The Baja Blast. Zayne goes for The Cinnamon Twist, but Sho gets his knees up in the air. The referee gets distracted by Dick Togo. Sho grabs the wrench. Zayne shoves Sho into Togo. Zayne with a Pump Knee Strike. Sho turns a Suplex into The Cross-Arm-Breaker. Zayne puts his foot on the bottom rope which forces the break. Zayne denies The Cross-Armed PileDriver. Zayne connects with The Taco Driver to pickup the victory.

Winner: Alex Zayne via Pinfall

Seventh Match: (2) Taiji Ishimori vs. (0) Ryusuke Taguchi In A Best Of The Super Jr. 29 A BLOCK Tournament Match 

Standing Switch Exchange. Hammerlock Exchange. Taguchi with a drop toe hold. Taguchi applies a side headlock. Taguchi with a side headlock takeover. Ishimori answers with the headscissors escape. That leads us to a quick standoff in the center of the ring. Ishimori talks smack to Taguchi. A dance battle breaks out in Sendai. Taguchi pokes fun at Ishimori. Taguchi wants Ishimori to shake his hand. Ishimori obliges. Ishimori kicks Taguchi in the gut. Ishimori rakes the eyes of Taguchi. Taguchi reverses out of the irish whip from Ishimori. Taguchi makes Ishimori run the ropes. Taguchi goes for a Hip Attack, but Ishimori counters with The Atomic Drop. Ishimori stomps on Taguchi’s chest. The referee checks on Taguchi. Ishimori attacks Taguchi with the bell hammer. Ishimori drives Taguchi crotch first into the steel ring post. Taguchi gets back in the ring at the count of nine. Ishimori punches Taguchi in the back. Ishimori stomps on the backside of Taguchi. Ishimori sends Taguchi shoulder first into the ring post.

Ishimori applies the cravate. Ishimori with clubbing shoulder blocks. Following a snap mare takeover, Ishimori applies The Cobra Clutch. Taguchi with heavy bodyshots. Ishimori with a shoulder block. Ishimori drives Taguchi shoulder first into the canvas. Ishimori with a straight right hand. Ishimori sends Taguchi to the corner. Ishimori with a Step Up Enzuigiri. Taguchi avoids The Sliding German Suplex. Taguchi with The Slingshot Pescado. Taguchi rolls Ishimori back into the ring. Taguchi with The SpringBoard Hip Attack. Taguchi hits The Three Amigos. Taguchi pops back on his feet. Taguchi nails Ishimori with The Bomaye for a two count. Taguchi applies The Ankle Lock. Ishimori grabs the bottom rope which forces the break. Ishimori denies The Dodon. Ishimori with three sharp elbow strikes. Taguchi reverses out of the irish whip from Ishimori. Ishimori with a Handspring Roundhouse Kick. Ishimori with a Corner Meteora.

Following a snap mare takeover, Ishimori cranks on Taguchi’s neck. Ishimori applies The YES! Lock. Taguchi puts his foot on the bottom rope which forces the break. Ishimori goes for The Cipher Utaki, but Taguchi lands back on his feet. Taguchi rolls Ishimori over for a two count. Taguchi applies The Ankle Lock. Ishimori rolls Taguchi over for a two count. Taguchi ducks a clothesline from Ishimori. Taguchi with a Step Up Enzuigiri. Ishimori denies The Dodon. Ishimori goes for Cipher Utaki, but Taguchi lands back on his feet. Taguchi goes back to The Ankle Lock. Ishimori responds with The Bone Lock. Taguchi transitions into another Ankle Lock. Taguchi goes for Dodon, but Ishimori lands back on his feet. Taguchi denies The Bloody Cross. Ishimori with a Jumping Knee Strike. Taguchi with an inside cradle for a two count. Taguchi dropkicks the left knee of Ishimori. Taguchi goes for The La Magistral, but Ishimori rolls him over for a two count. Taguchi denies The Sunset Flip. Taguchi starts pulling down his pants. Ishimori connects with The Jackknife Hold to pickup the victory.

Winner: Taiji Ishimori via Pinfall 

Eight Match: (2) Hiromu Takahashi vs. (2) Francesco Akira w/TJ Perkins In A Best Of The Super Jr. 29 A BLOCK Tournament Match 

Takahashi runs into Akira after the bell rings. Forearm Exchange. Akira sends Takahashi into the ropes. Takahashi drops Akira with a shoulder tackle. Akira drops down on the canvas. Takahashi whips Akira across the ring. Akira with a Tilt-A-Whirl Headscissors Takeover. Akira dropkicks Takahashi to the floor. Takahashi goes for The Sunset Bomb, but Akira counters with a Hurricanrana. Akira with The Slingshot Pescado. Akira rolls Takahashi back into the ring. Akira with a Flying Crossbody Block for a two count. Chop Exchange. Akira kicks Takahashi in the gut. Akira drives Takahashi face first into the steel ring post. Akira rolls Takahashi back into the ring. Akira hooks the outside leg for a two count. Takahashi with forearm shivers. Akira ducks a clothesline from Takahashi. Akira with a Leaping NeckBreaker. Akira with a basement dropkick for a two count. Akira applies The Figure Four Headlock. Takahashi puts his foot on the bottom rope which forces the break. Akira repeatedly stomps on Takahashi’s chest. Akira is choking Takahashi with his knee.

Second Chop Exchange. Takahashi denies The Speed Fire. Takahashi with a Running Headscissors Takeover. Takahashi kicks Akira in the face. Takahashi applies The Upside Down. Takahashi with a corner clothesline. Following a snap mare takeover, Takahashi with a basement dropkick. Takahashi delivers The Shotgun Dropkick off the ring apron. Takahashi rolls Akira back into the ring. Takahashi hits The Falcon Arrow for a two count. Akira hammers down on the back of Takahashi’s neck. Akira drives his knee into the midsection of Takahashi. Akira whips Takahashi across the ring. Takahashi with The SitOut PowerBomb for a two count. Akira denies The Running Death Valley Driver. Takahashi kicks Akira in the face. Akira ducks a clothesline from Takahashi. Akira kicks Takahashi in the gut. Takahashi reverses out of the irish whip from Akira. Akira puts Takahashi on the middle turnbuckle. Akira drills Takahashi with The Cheeky Nando’s Kick. Takahashi denies The Fire Plex. Standing Switch Exchange. Takahashi with a Wheelbarrow Suplex. Akira ducks a clothesline from Takahashi. Akira with The Cazadora FaceBuster.

Third Chop Exchange. Second Forearm Exchange. Akira applies a waist lock. Takahashi decks Akira with a back elbow smash. Shotgun Dropkick Exchange. Takahashi with a Running Death Valley Driver into the turnbuckle pad. Takahashi goes for The Time Bomb, but Akira rolls him over for a two count. Takahashi goes for The D, but Akira counters with a jackknife hold for a two count. Takahashi thrust kicks the midsection of Akira. Takahashi kicks Akira in the chest. Akira avoids The SuperKick. Akira with The Roundhouse Kick. Akira drills Takahashi with The Reverse Hurricanrana. Akira hits The Speed Fire for a two count. Akira with The Ultimo Euro. Takahashi dodges The Fire Ball. Takahashi connects with The Time Bomb for a two count. Akira denies The Victory Royal. SuperKick Exchange. Akira with The Roundhouse Kick. Takahashi clotheslines Akira. Takahashi goes for Victory Royal, but Akira lands back on his feet. Takahashi HeadButts Akira. Takahashi SuperKicks Akira. Takahashi delivers The Pumping Bomber for a two count. Takahashi hits The Victory Royal. Takahashi plants Akira with The Time Bomb II to pickup the victory.

Winner: Hiromu Takahashi via Pinfall 

Updated A BLOCK Standings

1.) Taiji Ishimori 2-0

2.) Hiromu Takahashi 2-0

3.) Alex Zayne 2-0

4.) Ace Austin 2-0

5.) Francesco Akira 1-1

6.) YOH 1-1

7.) Ryusuke Taguchi 0-2

8.) SHO 0-2

9.) Yoshinobu Kanemaru 0-2

10.) Clark Connors 0-2

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Author: Josh Lopez