David Finlay vs. Will Ospreay
The match kicks off with Finlay and Ospreay going through a series of reversals and takedowns, Ospreay drags Finlay to the ground while working over his arm. Finlay reverses things and Ospreay quickly tags him back down with an arm drag, Ospreay knocks Finlay out of the ring with a hurricarana. Finlay returns to the ring after a fake suicide dive attempt from Ospreay, Finlay then hits a charging Ospreay with a back elbow and that’s followed up by a middle rope European uppercut. Finlay slams Ospreay and then he tosses him to the arena floor, Finlay takes a downed Ospreay and he throws him shoulder first into the ring post. Finlay follows that attack up by throwing Ospreay into a bunch of empty chairs in the crowd, Ospreay beats the count back into the ring and Finlay stoomps on his injured shoulder. Finlay places Ospreay in the corner before nailing him with a running European uppercut for the two count, Finlay slows things down by holding Ospreay in the chin lock. Ospreay tries fighting back and Ospreay nails Finlay with a springboard spinning wheel kick to the head.
Finlay rolls out of the ring and Ospreay catches him with a suicide dive, Ospreay tosses Finlay back into the ring before hitting him with a springboard forearm strike for the near fall. Ospreay looks for the Rain Maker and Finlay counters with a few European uppercuts, Ospreay catches a charging Finlay with a one man Spanish fly for a near fall. Ospreay goes to the ropes and Finlay crotches him on the middle rope, Finlay nails a trapped Ospreay with several strikes for a near fall. Finlay follows that up by nailing Ospreay with a suplex for the near fall, Finlay places Ospreay on the top rope and he sets up for a superplex. Ospreay fights back and he exchnages blows with Finlay, Ospreay traps Finlay in the corner before catching him with a superkick for a near fall. Finlay surprises Ospreay with a roll up for a near fall, Ospreay catches Finlay with a springboard ace crusher to get the three count.
Winner: Will Ospreay
NJPW Super Junior Tag Team Tournament Opening Round Match: Titan & Angel De Oro vs. RPG Vice (Rocky Romero & Trent Berretta)
The contest begins with De Oro catching Romero with an arm drag takedown, Romero backs De Oro into the ring ropes before kicking him in the midsection and dropping him with a shoulder tackle. De Oro recovers and he knocks Romero out of the ring for a few moments, Titan tags in and he allows Romero to tag Berretta in. Berretta gets Titan to the ground and he briefly wrenches on his arm as they both get back up, Titan eventually escapes Berretta to nail him with an arm drag and drop kick. Berretta rolls out of the ring and clotheslines Titan when he follows him out of the ring, a brawl quickly breaks out on the outside of the ring between all four competitors. Berretta brings Titan back into the ring and he tags Romero in, Romero stomps on Titan before getting the near fall. Romero brings Titan to the corner before dropping him with several strikes, RPG Vice double team Titan with a lifted knee strike in the corner.
Berretta stays in the ring and he gets a near fall on a downed Titan, Romero traps Titan in the corner before crushing him with several running clotheslines. Titan catches a charging Romero with a boot to the face and a hurricarana before tagging De Oro in, De Oro knocks Romero out of the ring and he follows up with a moonsault onto Romero. De Oro brings Romero back into the ring for a two count on a pin attempt, Romero nails a charging De Oro with a European uppercut and some chops. Titan interferes by kicking a charging Romero in the head, De Oro then hits Romero with aa springboard drop kick for a near fall. Berretta comes back in the ring and he catches De Oro with a flying knee strike, Berretta then hits a cornered De Oro with a tornado DDT for the near fall. Berretta sets up for his finisher and Titan interferes, Berretta takes care of Titan with a release German suplex.
De Oro recovers and he cracks Berretta with a super kick, Titan gets back in the ring and he catches Romero with a head scissors takedown. RPG Vide roll out of the ring and they gets taken out with double suicide dives from their opponents, Berretta gets back in the ring and De Oro nails him with a super kick followed up by a springboard moonsault for a near fall. De Oro and Titan double team Berretta with a series of clotheslines in the corner, Berretta recovers and hits a leaping Titan with a boot to the face. De Oro responds by attacking Berretta with a series of chops, Berretta then hits a charging De Oro with a running knee strike. Berretta catches De Oro with an inverted pile driver for the three count.
Winners: RPG Vice (Rocky Romero & Trent Berretta)
NJPW Super Junior Tag Team Tournament Opening Round Match: Tiger Mask IV & Jushin “Thunder” Liger vs. Ryusuke Taguchi & Feugo
This match begins with Liger scoring a takedown on Feugo before getting caught with an arm drag, Liger quickly drops and locks Feugo in the pendulum swing and then a camel clutch. Feugo breaks free and he catches Liger with an arm drag, Mask IV and Taguchi get tags from their respective partners. Taguchi backs Mask IV into the corner before nailing him with a hip attack, Taguchi misses another hip attack and Mask IV drop kicks him in the buttocks. Mask IV knocks Taguchi out of the ring and he catches him with a suicide dive afterwards, Taguchi is thrown back into the ring and Mask IV kicks him in the behind a few more times. Liger tags back in and he locks Taguchi in the surfboard hold, Liger modifies the hold into a dragon sleeper and Taguchi nearly goes to sleep.
Mask IV tags back in and he stomps on a downed Taguchi, Mask IV catches Taguchi with a double under hook suplex for a near fall. Mask IV traps Taguchi in the corner before kicking him in the backside a few times, Taguchi goes for a hip attack and Mask IV kicks him in the bum again. Taguchi eventually slows down Mask IV enough to get the tag in to Feugo, Feugo drops Mask IV before nailing him with a middle rope moonsault. Feugo taunts Mask IV before nailing him with a springboard arm drag, Mask IV recovers to hit Feugo with a tilt-a-whirl back breaker. Liger tags back in and he hits Feugo with a sit out power bomb for a near fall, Feugo eventually drops Liger and Mask IV with drop kicks. Taguchi returns to the ring and he attacks both opponents with hip attacks, Taguchi nails Liger with a springboard hip attack for a near fall.
Mask IV tries to attack Taguchi and Taguchi nails him with a pump handle front slam, Liger nails a charging Taguchi with a Thesz Press for a near fall. Liger looks for a brain buster and Taguchi counters with an inzaguri, Feugo nails Mask IV with a suicide dive outside the ring. Liger hits Taguchi with a running palm strike and brain buster for a two count, Taguchi catches Liger in a modified ankle lock from out of nowhere and Liger taps out.
Winners: Ryusuke Taguchi & Feugo
NJPW Super Junior Tag Team Tournament Opening Round Match: ACH & Taiji Ishimori vs. The Young Bucks (Matt & Nick Jackson)
The main event begins with Matt and Ishimori going through a series of reversals, Ishimori knocks Matt out of the ring by nailing him with a hurricarana. ACH and Nick get the tags from their respective partners, ACH and Nick attack each other with a few arm drags. ACH sends an interfering Matt to the arena floor, Nick does the same to Ishimori and both men kick their opponents in the face. Matt interferes again to drag ACH to the arena floor, Nick and Ishimori both do suicide dives to take everybody out of the match. ACH tags Ishimori into the ring and they both nail Matt with a series of kicks, the Bucks recover and they nail their opponents with some super kicks. The Bucks bring their opponents outside the ring and hit them with power bombs on the edge of the ring, Nick brings Ishimori back into the ring to stomp on him a few times.
Nick drags Ishimori to the ropes so he can choke him for a little bit, Matt tags in and he nails Ishimori with a top rope axe handle drop to the arm. Nick tags back in and he attacks the injured arm of Ishimori, Matt gets another tag and he works over the injured arm of Ishimori as well. Nick comes back in the ring via a tag and Ishimori nails him with a few forearm strikes followed by a drop kick, Ishimori looks for the tag and Nick nails him with a tornado kick to the head for a near fall. Matt traps Ishimori in the corner so he can assault him with a plethora of strikes, both Bucks come in the ring and Ishimori takes them out with a double hurricarana before tagging ACH in. ACH quickly takes out Matt with a suicide dive, ACH then hits Nick with a series of clotheslines and forearm strikes.
ACH then cracks Nick with a springboard flat liner for the near fall, Nick then hits ACH with a running knee strike after interference from Matt. The Bucks then take out Ishimori with a head scissors/drop kick combination, ACH recovers to take out the Bucks with a combo DDT and flat liner. Ishimori returns to the ring and he hits both Bucks with running double knee strikes, ACH and Ishimori nail the Bucks with German suplexes for the near fall. Ishimori and ACH double team Matt while Nick is outside of the ring, ACH is then hit by a super kick from Nick. The Buck then hit Ishimori with a rope assisted swanton bomb for a near fall, the Bucks then nail Ishimori with a power bomb/inzaguri combo in the corner for a near fall. ACH returns and he eats a super kick from Matt, Nick and ACH get tangled up as they attempt super kicks on each other.
ACH and Nick battle on the arena floor as Matt and Ishimori battle inside the ring, Matt goes outside the ring to put ACH on his shoulders so Nick can crack him with a super kick. The Bucks hit Ishimori with a springboard splash/moonsault combo for the near fall, the Bucks then nail Ishimori with a double super kick for another two count. The Bucks go for More Bang For Your Buck and ACH breaks it all up, ACH and Ishimori go to the top rope and the Bucks meet them up there. ACH and Ishimori knock the Bucks back to the mat below and miss the follow up splash attempts, the Bucks then attack ACH with a cannonball senton/inzaguri combination. The Buck hit ACH with a combination for a near fall, Ishimori tries to fight off the Bucks and ACH nails Nick with a bull dog to help him partner. The Bucks are laid out and they get hit with stereo 450 splashes from Ishimori and ACH for the three count.
Winners: ACH & Taiji Ishimori
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