NJPW New Japan Cup Night One Results (3/8/19): Ishii Bests Nagata, Chase Upsets Juice

Night One of the NJPW New Japan Cup took place on Mar. 8 from Korakuen Hall in Tokyo. The event was headlined by four first-round New Japan Cup tournament matches, including Yuji Nagata vs. Tomohiro Ishii.

Full results and highlights are below.

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New Japan Cup Night One Results (3/8/19)

Taiji Ishimori, HIKULEO & Bad Luck Fale def. Rocky Romero, Mikey Nicholls & Will Ospreay

Davey Boy Smith Jr., Lance Archer & Minoru Suzuki def. Toru Yano, Toa Henare & Satoshi Kojima

BUSHI & EVIL def. TAKA Michinoku & Zack Zabre Jr. 

Shingo Takagi, SANADA & Tetsuya Naito def. SHO, Hirooki Goto & Kota Ibushi

Hiroyoshi Tenzan, Togi Makabe, Kazuchika Okada & Hiroshi Tanahashi def. Rysuku Taguchi, Colt Cabana, Michael Elgin & Shota Umino 

New Japan Cup First Round: YOSHI-HASHI def. Manabu Nakanishi 

New Japan Cup First Round: Taichi def. Tomoaki Honma 

New Japan Cup First Round: Chase Owens def. Juice Robinson

New Japan Cup First Round: Tomohiro Ishii def. Yuji Nagata 

Fightful will continue to provide results from the New Japan Cup following the conclusion of every event.

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