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NJPW G1 Climax 27 Block A: Togi Makabe def. Hirooki Goto
NJPW G1 Climax 27 Block A: Kota Ibushi def. Tomohiro Ishii
NJPW G1 Climax 27 Block A: Bad Luck Fale def. Tetsuya Naito
NJPW G1 Climax 27 Block A: Hiroshi Tanahashi def. Yuji Nagata
NJPW G1 Climax 27 Block A: Zack Sabre Jr. def. Yoshi-Hashi
Los Ingobernables (Sanada & Bushi) def. Chaos (Kazuchika Okada & Gedo)
Bullet Club (Kenny Omega & Yujiro Takahashi) def. Chaos (Jado & Toru Yano)
Los Ingobernables (Hiromu Takahashi & Evil) def. Bullet Club (Tama Tonga & Chase Owens)
Suzuki-Gun (Minoru Suzuki, Taichi & El Desparado) def. Hirai Kawato, Juice Robinson & David Finlay
Hiroyoshi Tenzan & Satoshi Kojima def. Michael Elgin & Katsuya Kitamura
Match By Match Recap
Hiroyoshi Tenzan & Satoshi Kojima vs. Michael Elgin & Katsuya Kitamura
The match begins with Kojima working over Elgin with a headlock, Elgin breaks free to attack Kojima with shoulder tackles. Elgin traps Kojima in the ropes by nailing him with forearm strikes, Elgin then hits Kojima with a slingshot splash for a near fall. Kitamura tags in and he attacks Kojima with some chops, Kitamura then hits Kojima with a gut wrench suplex for a near fall. Kojima recovers and he drops Kitamura with a DDT, Tenzan tags in and he nails Kitamura with a few headbutts follwed by Mongolian chops. Tenzan traps Kitamura in the corner while nailing him with some kicks and a running clothesline, Kojima tags back in and he nails Kitamura with chops in the corner.
Kojima follows that up by nailing Kitamura with a running forearm strike followed by a top rope elbow drop for a near fall, Tenzan hits the ring and Kitamura drops both opponents with a double shoulder tackle. Elgin tags in and he catches both opponents with a series of running clotheslines, Elgin then hits Tenzan and Kojima with release German supexes. Elgin follows those up by hitting Kojima with a falcon arrow for a near fall, Kitamura tags in and he drops Kojima with a shoulder tackle. Kitamura goes for the torture rack and Tenzan breaks it up, Kojima then hits Kitamura with a Koji Cutter and a lariat for the three count.
Winners: Hiroyoshi Tenzan & Satoshi Kojima
Hirai Kawato, Juice Robinson & David Finlay vs. Suzuki-Gun (Minoru Suzuki, Taichi & El Desparado)
The match begins with an all out brawl breaking out between all the competitors in the match, Taichi drags Finlay into the crowd. Robinson and Suzuki battle each other in the ring by exchanging chops, Robinson then hits Suzuki with his patented jabs. Suzuki quickly recovers and he locks Robinson in a knee bar, Kawato eventually breaks up the submission hold from Suzuki. Suzuki gets up and he immediately destroys Kawato before throwing Robinson out of the ring, Suzuki finds a chair and he uses it to further injure the leg of Robinson. Robinson gets back in the ring and Suzuki continues attacking his injured knee, Taichi tags in and he hits Robinson with the bell hammer while the referee is distracted.
Taichi then cracks Robinson with a running clothesline in the corner, Robinson drops Taichi and then Desparado hits the ring to prevent the tag. Suzuki hits the ring as well and he gets into a chopping exchange with Robinson, Desparado and Finlay get the tags from their respective partners. Finlay drops Desparado with a leaping European uppercut, Taichi hits the ring and Finlay nails him with adrop kick. Finlay then hits Taichi and Desparado with running European uppercuts, Kawato tags in and he hits Desparado with a springboard drop kick. Kawato also knocks Suzuki off the ring apron a few times, Desparado then catches a charging Kawato with a spine buster. Suzuki finds Robinson and they brawl on the arena floor, Suzuki attacks Kawato in the ring and that allows Desparado to nail him with a spear. Desparado then hits Kawato with the Angel’s Wings for the three count.
Winners: Suzuki-Gun (Minoru Suzuki, Taichi & El Desparado)
Bullet Club (Tama Tonga & Chase Owens) vs. Los Ingobernables (Hiromu Takahashi & Evil)
The match begins with an all out brawl breaking out between everybody in the match, Tonga throws Evil into the barricade. Owens grabs Takahash and he crotches him on the barricade, Tonga brings Evil into the crowd while Takahash and Owens battle in the ring. Tonga grabs a brick and he nails Evil in the head with it, Owens catches a leaping Takahash with a drop kick. Tonga tags in and he works with Owens to hit Takahash with a fireman’s carry neck breaker, Tonga gets angry and he mauls Takahash with a series of punches. Tonga misses a charge in the corner and Takahash drops him with a dragon screw leg whip, Evil tags in and he nails Tonga with a senton bomb.
Owens hits the ring and Evil nails him with a senton bomb as well, Evil looks for a fisherman buster suplex and Tonga counters with a Tongan Twist. Owens tags in and he cleans house on the opposing team, Owens looks to work with Tonga until Takahash trips Tonga up. Owens then hits Evil with an enzguri, Takahash interferes and hits Owens with a super kick so Evil can hit him with a lariat for the near fall. Evil then locks Owens in the Banshee Muzzle and a tap out follows.
Winners: Los Ingobernables (Hiromu Takahashi & Evil)
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