NJPW/ROH Honor Rising Day #2 Results: The ROH World Title & IWGP NEVER Openweight Title Are Defended

Juice Robinson, Hiroshi Tanahashi & Jay Lethal vs. Bullet Club (Bad Luck Fale, Yujiro Takahashi & Hangman Page)

The match begins with Page briefly holding Lethal in a side headlock, Lethal escapes and he plants Page with a neck breaker. Lethal quickly attacks Page with a drop kick before tagging Robinson in, Robinson catches Page with a top rope axe handle drop. Page recovers and he rips away at the face of Robinson before tagging Fale in, Robinson attacks Fale with a series of running clotheslines. Takahashi interferes and Tanahashi does the same to Fale, Tanahashi tags in and he gets dropped alongside Robinson with a shoulder tackle from Fale. Fale gets Robinson outside the ring before throwing him into the barricade, a brawl breaks out on the arena floor between everybody in the match. Takahashi tags in and he stomps on a downed Robinson, Takahashi traps Robinson in the corner before nailing him with a running boot to the face.

Page tags in and he double teams Robinson alongside Takahashi for a near fall, Robinson tries fighting back and Page tags Takahashi back into the match. Takahashi slams Robinson before simply standing on his face, Robinson gets angry and he drops Takahashi with a single punch. Another brawl breaks out around the ring between everybody in the match, Robinson eventually drops Takahashi and Page.

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Page gets triple teamed by all three members of the opposing team for a near fall, Page then catches a charging Lethal with a boot to the face as everybody brawls around the ring. Fale trips up Lethal and that allows Page to nail him with a lariat to score the three count.

Winners: Bullet Club (Bad Luck Fale, Yujiro Takahashi & Hangman Page)

After the match, Yujiro Takahashi nails Juice Robinson with a low DDT.

IWGP NEVER Openweight Title Match: Hirooki Goto (Champion) vs. Punisher Martinez

The match begins with Goto holding Martinez in a headlock for a short time, Martinez then drops Goto with a shoulder tackle. Goto shoves Martinez into the ropes before nailing him with a series of strikes, Goto then sends a charging Martinez to the arena floor. Martinez returns to the ring and he catches Goto with a hip toss before knocking him out of the ring, Martinez goes out of the ring as well as he throws Goto into the barricade. Martinez then tosses Goto back into the ring to nail him with a leaping back elbow strike, Martinez slows things down a little bit by holding Goto in a chin lock. Goto fights back and Martinez nails him with a spinning heel kick to the face, Martinez goes to the corner and Goto nails him with a spinning back heel kick to the face.

Goto then drops a charging Martinez with a kick to the midsection, Goto goes to the top rope and he crushes Martinez with an elbow drop for a near fall. Goto and Martinez exchange forearm strikes in the center of the ring, Goto then hits a charging Martinez with a death valley driver into a neck breaker. Goto and Martinez both take turns nailing each other with clotheslines until Goto goes down, Martinez catches Goto with a spinning kick to the face for a near fall. Martinez charges at Goto and he lands a few leaping elbow strikes, Martinez follows that up by nailing Goto with a Falcon Arrow for a near fall. Martinez goes to the top rope and Goto rolls to the arena floor, Martinez catches a retreating Goto with a suicide dive. Martinez throws Goto back into the ring before catching him with a top rope spinning heel kick for a near fall, Martinez goes for the choke slam and Goto break sfree to nail him with a headbutt.

Goto goes for a kick and Martinez counters by dropping him with an uppercut, Martinez goes for the choke slam again and Goto counters with a GTR to get the three count.

Winner: Hirooki Goto, still your IWGP NEVER Openweight Champion

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