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NJPW G1 Climax 29 A Block
Kazuchika Okada def. Will Ospreay
Kota Ibushi def. Sanada
Kenta def. Evil
Hiroshi Tanahashi def. Lance Archer
Zack Sabre Jr. def. Bad Luck Fale by count out
Los Ingobernables (Tetsuya Naito, Shingo Takagi & Bushi) def. Ren Narita & Chaos (Tomohiro Ishii & Yoshi-Hashi)
Bullet Club (Jay White, Yujiro Takahashi & Chase Owens) def. Jeff Cobb, Tomoaki Homna & Toa Henare
Suzuki-Gun (Minoru Suzuki, Taichi & Yoshinobu Kanemaru) def. Yuya Uemura & Chaos (Hirooki Goto & Toru Yano)
Jon Moxley & Shota Umino def. Juice Robinson & Yota Tsuji
Juice Robinson & Yota Tsuji vs. Jon Moxley & Shota Umino
The match begins with Robinson and Moxley clearing the ring so they can battle each other, Moxley drops Robinson before kicking him in the back. Moxley traps Robinson in the corner while landing a plethora of strikes, Robinson fights back and he lands strikes of his own. Moxley recovers and he drops Robinson with a clothesline, Robinson avoids a charging Moxley to land a leg lariat. Robinson goes for Pulp Friction and Moxley escapes, Umino and Tsuji get tagged in by their respective partners. Robinson and Moxley continue brawling on the arena floor, Tsuji attacks a cornered Uino with a ton of strikes. Tsuji nails Umino with a power slam for a near fall, Tsuji eventually applies the Boston crab to Umino and Moxley breaks it up.
Umino and Moxley then nail Tsuji with a Hart Attack, Umino applies the Boston crab to Tsuji and a tap out follows.
Winners: Jon Moxley & Shota Umino
Yuya Uemura & Chaos (Hirooki Goto & Toru Yano) vs. Suzuki-Gun (Minoru Suzuki, Taichi & Yoshinobu Kanemaru)
The match begins with Suzuki-Gun jumping their opponents before the bell sounded and a huge brawl spills out all over the place, Goto and Taichi exchange strikes in the middle of the ring. Taichi and Goto eventually take their battle to the arena floor, Taichi finds a steel chair and he attacks Goto with it. Suzuki also has a chair and he attacks Uemura with it, Taichi and Goto back back into the ring as Taichi chokes him with a shirt. Suzuki tags in and he double teams Goto alongside Taichi, Suzuki keeps Goto down while applying a chin lock. Uemura hits the ring to break up the submission on Goto, Taichi tags back in and he nails a cornered Goto with an enzaguri. Goto recovers and he eventually drops Taichi, Yano and Suzuki get tagged in by their respective partners.
Yano immediately starts playing his games and Suzuki nails him with a few strikes, Suzuki drops Yano before landing a penalty kick. Suzuki gets Yano in a standing guillotine choke before tagging Kanemaru into the ring, Kanemaru then throws Yano into the exposed corner. Yano pulls Kanemaru to the ground before tagging Uemura into the match, Uemura cleans house against the opposing team. Uemura drops Kanemaru with a shoulder tackle, Goto hits the ring to double team Kanemaru with Uemura. Uemura nails Kanemaru with an overhead release suplex for a near fall, members of both teams have a brawl on the arena floor. Uemura catches Kanemaru in a few roll ups for a few near falls, Kanemaru recovers and he clobbers Uemura with a clothesline. Kanemaru hits Uemura with Deep Impact for a three count.
Winners: Suzuki-Gun (Minoru Suzuki, Taichi & Yoshinobu Kanemaru)
Jeff Cobb, Tomoaki Homna & Toa Henare vs. Bullet Club (Jay White, Yujiro Takahashi & Chase Owens)
The match begins with Takahashi and Homna exchanging a few strikes, Homna then drops Takahashi with a shoulder tackle. Homna then hits Takahashi with a slam before missing a falling headbutt, Bullet Club attacks the opposition and a brawl between members of both teams spills to the arena floor. Owens tags in and he drops Homna before landing a knee drop, White tags in and he applies a single leg crab to Homna. Homna gets to the ropes and Takahashi tags into the match to attack Homna with a low angle drop kick, Takahashi traps Homna in the corner before nailing him with a bunch of strikes. Takahashi goes for the boot to the face and Homna blocks it, Takahashi then misses a drop kick and Homna nails him with a falling headbutt.
White tags in and he immediately stomps away on a downed Homna, Homna recovers and nails White with a diving headbutt. Cobb tags in and he nails White with a Samoan drop followed by a standing moonsault for a near fall, White fights back and he nails Cobb with a few strikes. Takahashi interferes and Cobb nails him with an overhead release suplex, Cobb misses a charge in the corner and White nails him with a DDT afterwards. Owens tags in and he knocks Henare off the ring apron, Takahashi and Owens double team Cobb until Cobb takes them both out with a double suplex. Henare tags in and he nails Owens with an avalanche followed by a flying shoulder tackle, Henare follows that up by nailing Owens with a clothesline.
Henare then nails Owens with Rampage for a near fall, a brawl breaks out between both teams and it spills to the arena floor. Owens cracks Henare with the Final Cut for a near fall, Henare fights back and Owens crushes him with a knee strike followed by a package pile driver for a three count.
Winners: Bullet Club (Jay White, Yujiro Takahashi & Chase Owens)
Ren Narita & Chaos (Tomohiro Ishii & Yoshi-Hashi) vs. Los Ingobernables (Tetsuya Naito, Shingo Takagi & Bushi)
The match begins with Yoshi-Hashi and Takagi exchanging some shoulder tackles, Yoshi-Hashi eventually drops Takagi with a headhunter. Yoshi-Hashi places Takagi on the top rope before a huge brawl breaks out between both teams that spills all over the place, Bushi tags in and he traps Yoshi-Hashi in the ropes while working him over. Takagi tags in and he corners Yoshi-Hashi before landing a few strikes, Yoshi-Hashi fights back and he drops a charging Takagi with a clothesline. Ishii and Naito get tagged in by their respective partners, Ishii and Naito exchange strikes until Ishii drops Naito. Naito trips up Ishii before landing a drop kick to the back of the head, Ishii recovers and he assaults Naito with a ton of strikes. Naito fights back to hit Ishii with an atomic drop followed by a drop kick, Bushi tags in and he nails Ishii with a few strikes.
Ishii recovers and he quickly overpowers Bushi to land a suplex, Narita tags in and he cleans house against the opposing team. Narita nails a charging Bushi with an overhead release suplex, Narita then applies a modified Boston crab to Bushi and Bushi gets to the ropes. Naito hits the ring to double team Narita alongside Bushi for a near fall. Bushi nails Narita with MX for a three count.
Winners: Los Ingobernables (Tetsuya Naito, Shingo Takagi & Bushi)
NJPW G1 Climax A Block
Zack Sabre Jr. vs. Bad Luck Fale
The match begins with Sabre Jr immediately applying a guillotine choke to Fale, Fale gets free and Sabre Jr catches him in a sleeper hold. Fale gets free again and he tosses Sabre Jr across the ring, Sabre Jr rolls for a knee bar and Fale gets free. Sabre Jr starts working over his arm, Fale drops Sabre Jr and Sabre Jr recovers to get him in an arm bar. Fale powers himself to freedom before nailing Sabre Jr with a clothesline, Fale goes for a Bad Luck Fall and Sabre Jr counters into an octopus hold. Fale backs up and Jado attacks Sabre Jr with a kendo stick behind the referee’s back, Chase Owens also attacks Sabre Jr while the ref was distracted. Fale goes out of the ring and he attacks Sabre Jr further, Fale also decides to throw Sabre Jr into the barricade.
Fale drags Sabre Jr into the crowd while throwing him into a few chairs, Fale drags Sabre Jr up the stairs and into the crowd. Fale goes for a Bad Luck Fale and Sabre Jr escapes, Sabre Jr then causes Fale to accidentally take out Owens. Fale goes for the Grenade and Sabre Jr counters with an arm bar, Sabre Jr releases the hold and he gets back in the ring. Fale doesn’t beat the count and the referee waves off the match.
Winner: Zack Sabre Jr, by count out
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Hiroshi Tanahashi vs. Lance Archer
The match begins with Tanahashi attacking Archer with a drop kick to the knee, Tanahashi then nails Archer with a few chop blocks to the knee. Tanahashi knocks Archer out of the ring before taking him out with a dive, Tanahashi follows that up by throwing Archer into the barricade. Archer recovers and he power bombs Tanahashi onto the ring apron, Archer then leaps off the ring apron onto Tanahashi and they both crash to the arena floor below. Archer smashes the back of Tanahashi into the barricade and ring apron, Archer gets Tanahashi back into the ring before choking him. Tanahashi fights back and Archer nails him with a black hole slam for a near fall, Archer follows that up by crushing Tanahashi with a short arm clothesline. Archer holds Tanahashi down while wrenching away on his arm, Archer goes for a Texas cloverleaf and Tanahashi prevents it from happening.
Archer corners Tanahashi before landing a series of running elbow smashes, Tanahashi recovers and nails a charging Archer with a sling blade. Tanahashi keeps Archer down while landing an inverted dragon screw leg whip, Archer recovers and he nails a charging Tanahashi with a Derailer. Archer places Tanahashi on the top rope and he throws him off a short time later, Archer goes to the top rope and Tanahashi gets him down before landing Twist N’ Shout. Tanahashi then hits Archer with a sling blade for a near fall, Tanahashi goes to the top rope and Archer catches him as he leaps off to land a choke slam for a near fall. Archer then hits Tanahashi with a twisting splash for a near fall, Archer gets Tanahashi in the EVD Claw and Tanahashi eventually escapes.
Archer places Tanahashi on the top rope while applying another EVD Claw, Tanahashi gets free and surprises Archer with a victory roll for a three count.
Winner: Hiroshi Tanahashi
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Kenta vs. Evil
The match begins with Evil getting Kenta into a headlock, Kenta gets free and he nails Evil with a few strikes before kicking him in the face. Kenta taunts Evil before dropping him and kicking him in the back, Kenta nails Evil with a few more kicks to the body. Evil then uses a referee distraction to nail Kenta with a thrust kick, Evil then throws Kenta outside of the ring. Evil follows him out there before throwing him into the barricade, Evil finds a chair and he wraps it around Kenta’s head before hitting it with another chair. Evil drags Kenta towards a hallway as they continue brawling, Evil then drags Kenta into the crowd before throwing him into some chairs. Evil goes for a suplex and Kenta counters to suplex him onto a pile of chairs, Kenta gets Evil back into the ring before landing a top rope clothesline for a near fall.
Kenta traps Evil in the corner before landing a plethora of kicks, Evil recovers and he exchange strikes with Kenta until Evil drops him with a clothesline. Evil then hits Kenta with a fisherman buster suplex for a near fall, Kenta recovers and nails a charging Evil with a power slam. Kenta follows that up by nailing Evil with a springboard drop kick and a running corner drop kick, Kenta goes to the top rope and he nails Evil with a double stomp for a near fall. Kenta goes for the GTS and Evil counters by landing a German suplex, Kenta and Evil have a striking exchange in the middle of the ring. Evil eventually ends the exchange by nailing Kenta with a headbutt, Evil then hits Kenta with Darkness Falls for a near fall. Evil goes for Everything Is Evil and Kenta counters with some rolls ups before eating a clothesline, Kenta recovers and he nails Evil with a Psycho Knee for a near fall.
Kenta nails Evil with a second Psycho Knee for another near fall, Kenta goes for a Penalty Kick and Evil blocks it. Kenta drops Evil and lands the second penalty kick attempt, Kenta nails Evil with the GTS for a three count.
NJPW G1 Climax A Block
Kota Ibushi vs. Sanada
The match begins with some chain wrestling between Ibushi and Sanada, Ibushi drags Sanada to the mat while applying a headlock. Sanada and Ibushi get back up before going through a series of reversals, Ibushi drops Sanada and he fails to get him in the Paradise Lock. Sanada sends a charging Ibushi to the arena floor before faking a suicide dive, Ibushi then nails Sanada with a springboard drop kick. Ibushi holds Sanada down while applying a modified camel clutch, Sanada eventually gets to the ropes to break the submission hold. Sanada fights back and he nails Ibushi with a few strikes, Ibushi gets angry and he drops Sanada with a kick. Ibushi goes for a standing moonsault and Sanada gets his knees up, Sanada then knocks Ibushi out of the ring before taking him out with a dive.
Sanada gets Ibushi back into the ring and he briefly gets him in a bear hug, Sanada misses a springboard move and Ibushi lands a power slam followed by a top rope moonsault for a near fall. Ibushi and Sanada exchange a few roll ups before Sanada lands a drop kick to the knee of Ibushi, Ibushi recovers and he nails a sliding Sanada with a double stomp. Ibushi and Sanada have a striking exchange in the middle of the ring, Ibushi eventually ends the exchange by landing a lariat. Ibushi then hits Sanada with a sit out power bomb for a near fall, Ibushi goes for a knee strike and Sanada counters to land one of his own for a near fall. Sanada misses a moonsault and Ibushi makes him pay by landing a running knee strike, Sanada recovers and he goes for the Skull End.
Ibushi gets free and he goes for his own Skull End, Sanada escapes and Ibushi eventually nails him with a lawn dart into the corner. Ibushi goes for a dragon suplex and he winds up landing an overhead kick, Sanada then nails Ibushi with a jumping head kick. Sanada goes for Skull End and Ibushi gets free again, Ibushi then cracks Sanada with a kick to the head. Ibushi then hits Sanada with a running knee strike for a near fall, Ibushi nails Sanada with another knee strike for the three count.
Winner: Kota Ibushi
NJPW G1 Climax A Block
Kazuchika Okada vs. Will Ospreay
The match begins with some chain wrestling between Ospreay and Okada, Okada starts attacking the arm of Ospreay. Okada and Ospreay go back and forth until Okada drops him with a shoulder tackle, Ospreay recovers and knocks Okada out of the ring before faking a suicide dive attempt. Ospreay gets Okada in the ring to attack him with strikes in the corner, Ospreay goes to the top rope and Okada uses a drop kick to knock him to the arena floor. Okada gets Ospreay in the ring before attacking his injured neck with some strikes, Okada then slams Ospreay before landing a slingshot swanton bomb. Okada and Ospreay have a striking exchange until Ospreay goes down, Ospreay fights back and he drops Okada with a suplex.
Ospreay and Okada go back and forth until Ospreay drops him with an overhead kick, Ospreay then hits Okada with a springboard forearm strike. Ospreay then levels Okada with a single chop to the upper body, Okada fights back and Ospreay nails him with an enzaguri. Okada recovers and he nails Ospreay with a modified neck breaker, Okada follows that up by nailing Ospreay with a shotgun drop kick. Okada then nails a downed Ospreay with a top rope elbow drop, Okada goes for the Rainmaker and Ospreay backs him into the corner. Ospreay and Okada go through some reversals until Ospreay lands an enzaguri, Okada recovers and he plants Ospreay with a drop kick. Okada then connects with a tombstone pile driver on Ospreay, Ospreay recovers and he nails Okada with a Robinson Special.
Ospreay goes for the Os Cutter and Okada drop kicks him out of the ring, Ospreay and Okada have a striking exchange on the ring apron. Ospreay uses a high kick to knock Okada to the arena floor, Okada recovers and he drags Ospreay to the arena floor. Ospreay shoves Okada into the barricade before landing a hook kick, Ospreay then hits Okada with an Os Cutter on the arena floor. Okada gets back in the ring and a waiting Ospreay nails him with a Coast To Coast for a near fall, Ospreay nails Okada with another Os Cutter for a near fall. Ospreay goes for another Os Cutter and Okada counters with a German suplex, Okada then nails a charging Ospreay with a drop kick. Okada goes for a Rainmaker and Ospreay counters with a one man Spanish fly for a near fall, Ospreay then hits Okada with a shooting star press for another near fall.
Ospreay goes for Storm Breaker and Okada gets free to start a series of reversals, Ospreay eventually nails Okada with a tombstone pile driver. Ospreay then hits Okada with a hook kick to the head, Ospreay goes for Storm Breaker and Okada counters by landing a Rainmaker. Okada then hits Ospreay with a second Rainmaker, Okada eventually hits Ospreay with two more Rainmakers to finally get a three count.
Winner: Kazuchika Okada