Hiroshi Tanahashi & Kota Ibushi Win IWGP Tag Team Titles From Guerrillas Of Destiny At NJPW Road

New IWGP Heavyweight Tag Team Champions were crowned as Kota Ibushi & Hiroshi Tanahashi defeated Guerrillas of Destiny (Tama Tonga & Tanga Loa) to win the belts.

The Golden Aces bested the longtime Bullet Club duo in the main event of the Feb. 21 NJPW New Japan Road show. The ending saw Tanahashi hit the High Fly Flow on Tonga after Tonga had been knocked down by a series of strikes by Ibushi. After the bout, Zack Sabre Jr. & Taichi attacked the new champions. 

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This marks the first reign as IWGP Heavyweight Tag Team Champions for Golden Aces. It's the third time Tanahashi has held one of the titles and the first time for Ibushi. 

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