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NJPW G1 Climax 27 Block B: Michael Elgin def. Kenny Omega
NJPW G1 Climax 27 Block B: Kazuchika Okada def. Satoshi Kojima
NJPW G1 Climax 27 Block B: Evil def. Minoru Suzuki
NJPW G1 Climax 27 Block B: Sanada def. Toru Yano
NJPW G1 Climax 27 Block B: Tama Tonga def. Juice Robinson
Choas (Yoshi-Hashi & Hirooki Goto) def. David Finlay & Hiroshi Tanahashi
Los Ingobernables (Tetsuya Naito & Bushi) def. Chaos (Tomohiro Ishii & Gedo)
Bullet Club (Chase Owens, Yujiro Takahashi & Bad Luck Fale) def. Kota Ibushi, Katsuya Kitamura & Tomoyuki Oka
Ryusuke Taguchi & Togi Makabe def. Yuji Nagata & Hirai Kawato
Suzuki-Gun (Zack Sabre Jr. & El Desparado) def. Ren Narita & Syota Umino (Quick Result)
Match By Match Recap
(Note: My internet connection died during the opening match and I am unable to provide play-by-play for that match, a quick results was provided for the match. I apologize for the inconvenience and full live coverage will continue with match two.)
Ryusuke Taguchi & Togi Makabe vs. Yuji Nagata & Hirai Kawato
The match begins with Makabe and Nagata taking turns working over the others arm, Makabe and Nagata then get into a striking exchange until Nagata goes down. Taguchi tags in and Kawato gets himself tagged in as well, Kawato drops a charging Taguchi a few times with arm drags. Taguchi quickly recovers and he nails Kawato with a few hip attacks, Makabe tags back in and he knocks Nagata off the ring apron. Makabe then proceeds to slam Kawato a few times, Kawato recovers and drops a charging Makabe with a drop kick. Nagata tags back in and he attacks Makabe with a series of kicks, Nagata follows those up by catching a cornered Makabe with a boot to the face.
Nagata and Makabe have another striking exchange until they both go down, Nagata then nails Makabe with an exploder suplex. Makabe gets right back up and he drops Nagata with a clothesline, Taguchi tags in and he nails Nagata with a few hip attacks. Nagata drops Taguchi and he tags Kawato into the match, Kawato quickly drops Taguchi with a few drop kicks for a near fall. Kawato would then lock Taguchi in the Boston crab until Makabe breaks it up, Makabe and Nagata brawl with each other on the arena floor. Taguchi catches Kawato in the ankle lock and Kawato escapes, Taguchi reapplies the ankle lock and Kawato taps out.
Winners: Ryusuke Taguchi & Togi Makabe
Kota Ibushi, Katsuya Kitamura & Tomoyuki Oka vs. Bullet Club (Chase Owens, Yujiro Takahashi & Bad Luck Fale)
The match begins with Ibushi attacking a swinging Fale with a few strikes, Ibushi eventually drops Fale before catching him with a standing moonsault. Takahashi and Kitamura get the tag from their respective partners, Owens jumps Kitamura from behind to give Takahashi the advantage. Kitamura recovers to drop Takahashi and Owens with a double clothesline, Takahashi and Owens recover to catch Kitamura with some double team moves. Fale and Ibushi start brawling with each other on the arena floor, Owens tags in and he works over Kitamura in the corner. Takahashi tags back in and he continues attacking Kitamura in the corner, Takahashi drops Kitamura before catching him with a running leg drop.
Fale tags back in and he slams Kitamura before catching him with a butt drop, Owens gets the tag and he catches Kitamura with a top rope fist drop. Owens follows that up by attacking Kitamura with a few forearm strikes, Kitamura recovers and drops Owens with a flapjack. Oka tags in and he cleans house on the opposition, Oka also catches a charging Owens with a belly to belly suplex. Oka locks Owens in the Boston crab until Takahashi breaks it up, Owens recovers and drops Oka with a neck breaker. Bullet Club then attack Oka with some triple team moves for a near fall, Owens goes for a package pile driver on Oka until Ibushi breaks it up with a springboard drop kick. Owens recovers and drops a charging Oka with a super kick, Owens nails Oka with a package pile driver for the three count.
Winners: Bullet Club (Chase Owens, Yujiro Takahashi & Bad Luck Fale)
Chaos (Tomohiro Ishii & Gedo) vs. Los Ingobernables (Tetsuya Naito & Bushi)
The match begins with Naito nailing Ishii with a kick to the gut followed by a plethora of strikes, Ishii quickly starts firing back against Naito. Ishii then drops Naito with a series of shoulder tackles, Ishii and Naito also go through a series of reversals with nobody getting a clear advantage. Bushi and Gedo get the tags from their respective partners, Gedo puts the referee in front of a striking Bushi so hecan jump him. Naito interferes by tripping up Gedo so Bushi can catch him with a drop kick, Bushi takes off his shirt and he chokes Gedo with it. Naito tags in and he attacks the beard of Gedo, Naito would then drop Gedo with a neck breaker for a near fall.
Bushi tags back in and he double teams Gedo alongside Naito for a near fall, Ishii hits the ring and he gets double teamed by the opposition. Ishii eventually drops both members of the opposing team so Gedo can take advantage, Gedo catches Bushi with a jaw breaker. Bushi then escapes to the top rope and Gedo crotches him, Naito hits the ring and Ishii levels him with a lariat.Bushi catches Gedo with a roll up out of nowhere for the three count.
Winners: Los Ingobernables (Tetsuya Naito & Bushi)