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ROH World Title Match: Adam Cole (Champion) def. Yoshi-Hashi to retain the title
IWGP NEVER Openweight Title Match: Hirooki Goto (Champion) def. Punisher Martinez to retain the title
Bullet Club (Kenny Omega, Cody, Matt Jackson & Nick Jackson) def. Choas (Kazuchika Okada & Will Ospreay) & Briscoe Brothers (Mark & Jay)
Bullet Club (Bad Luck Fale, Yujiro Takahashi & Hangman Page) def. Juice Robinson, Hiroshi Tanahashi & Jay Lethal
War Machine (Hanson & Raymond Rowe) def. Guerrillas Of Destiny (Tama Tonga & Tonga Roa)
Los Ingobernables (Tetsuya Naito, Hiromu Takahashi, Evil, Sanada & Bushi) def. Ryusuke Taguchi, Tiger Mask IV, Jushin “Thunder” Liger, Dalton Castle & Delirious
Silas Young & Jado def. Kushida & David Finlay
Match By Match Recap
Before the match begins, Silas Young grabs the microphone and tells the crowd that they should be respecting the real men in this match.
David Finlay & Kushida vs. Silas Young & Jado
The match begins with Young and Jado jumping their opposition before the bell rings, Finlay fights with Jado on the arena floor as Kushida fights Young in the ring. Kushida attacks Young with a series of kicks followed by a cartwheel drop kick, Young rolls out of the ring and Kushida catches him with a suicide dive. Jado goes in the ring and he nails Kushida with a rope assisted DDT, Jado starts stomping on a downed Kushida. Young tags in and he throws Kushida into the turnbuckle pad before stomping on him, Jado tags in again and he chops Kushida multiple times. Jado catches Kushida with a few clotheslines in the corner before going to the middle rope, Jado dives off the rope and Kushida gets his foot up to nail him in the face.
Young tags in and he rakes the back of Kushida for a near fall, Jado and Young nail Kushida with a series of double team moves for another near fall. Kushida recovers to drop both members of the opposing team with a handspring elbow strike, Finlay tags in and he attacks his opponents with European uppercuts. Finlay then catches Young with a uranage back breaker for a near fall, Jado interferes and he drops Finlay with a clothesline. Young catches an interfering Kushida with a back breaker, Finlay recovers and assaults Young with forearm strikes. Young responds by nailing Finlay with a Finlay Roll followed by a split legged moonsault for a near fall, Young then hits Finlay with a knee strike followed by Misery for the three count.
Winners: Silas Young & Jado
Ryusuke Taguchi, Tiger Mask IV, Jushin “Thunder” Liger, Dalton Castle & Delirious vs. Los Ingobernables (Tetsuya Naito, Hiromu Takahashi, Evil, Sanada & Bushi)
The match begins with Castle and Sanada doing some chain wrestling, Sanada gets angry and he rips away at the face of Castle. Sanada ties up Castle and then he mocks him, Castle catches a leaping Sanada before nailing him with an overhead release suplex. Mask IV and Bushi get the tags from their respective partners, Mask IV drops Bushi with a spin kick to the midsection. Mask IV then catches a charging Bushi with a tilt-a-whirl back breaker, Liger tags in and he tries to double team Bushi with Mask IV until a brawl breaks out between everybody in the match. Bushi fights Mask IV in the ring while everybody else fights on the arena floor, Sanada and Naito hit the ring to double team Mask IV. Evil tags in and he crushes Mask IV with a senton bomb, Takahashi tags in and he assaults Mask IV with chops.
Takahashi goes to the top rope and Mask IV arm drags him off the ropes, Mask IV nails Takahashi with a Tiger Driver before tagging Taguchi in the match. Taguchi starts attacking all members of the opposition with hip attacks, Taguchi and Takahashi exchange ankle lock attempts. Taguchi then nails Takahashi with an enzaguri, Takahashi recovers by throwing a charging Taguchi into the turnbuckle. Castle and Evil get the tags from their respective partners, Castle nails Evil with some chops and a back suplex. Delirious tags in and he catches Evil with a leaping clothesline, Delirious then hits Evil with a front slam followed by several kicks for a near fall. Another huge brawl breaks out between everybody in the match, Delirious brings a chair into the match and the referee takes it away from him. Delirious then catches Evil with a series of roll ups for near falls, Naito hits the ring to double team Delirious with Evil. Evil hits Delirious with the STO for the three count.
Winners: Los Ingobernables (Tetsuya Naito, Hiromu Takahashi, Evil, Sanada & Bushi)
After the match, a member of Los Ingobernables unmasks Tiger Mask IV while Ryusuke Taguchi and Hiromu Takahashi brawl around ringside.
War Machine (Hanson & Raymond Rowe) vs. Guerrillas Of Destiny (Tama Tonga & Tonga Roa)
The match begins with Tama nailing Hanson to knock him off the ring apron and Rowe does the same to Roa, Tama rolls to the ring apron and Rowe German suplexes him into the ring. Hanson tags in and he double teams Tama with Rowe, Rowe tags back in and he drops Tama with a single punch. Tama escpaes the grip of Rowe before dropping him with a drop kick, Roa tags in and he attacks both members of War Machine. Roa then catches Rowe with a spine buster for the near fall, Roa traps Rowe in the ropes before assaulting him with strikes. Rowe tries fighting back and Roa drops him with a headbutt, the Guerrillas then double team Rowe for a near fall.
Tama mounts Rowe before assaulting him with a plethora of punches, Rowe then drops Tama with a forearm strike before tagging Hanson in. Hanson quickly starts cleaning house on both members of the opposition, Hanson nails both members of the Guerrillas with a series of running clotheslines, Hanson then hits both members of the opposing team with a Bronco Buster. Tama rolls up Rowe for a near fall after Hanson missed Decapitation, Guerrilas then hit Rowe with a power bomb into a neck breaker for a near fall. War Machine hit Tama with a pop up power slam for a near fall, Hanson catches Roa on the arena floor with a suicide dive. War Machine goes for Fallout and Roa stops it from happening, the Guerrillas nail Rowe with a diving headbutt and top rope splash for a near fall.
(Note: The english feed to NJPW World died and I missed the rest of the match, which War Machine won.)
Winners: War Machine
After the match, War Machine cut a promo saying that they are coming for the IWGP Tag Team Titles.
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