NJPW Retirement Tour
Welcome to one other bittersweet tour to finish this month’s motion. The final 4 days of motion will characteristic not one however two retirements. Sadly, we will probably be saying goodbye to the storied careers of lively wrestler Manabu Nakanishi. Tonight nevertheless we will probably be saying goodbye to a well-loved fan-favorite referee Tiger Hattori.
Tonight Tiger Hattori will step within the ring one final time to officiate for the final time in his storied professional wrestling profession spanning six many years. The opening match begins with Toa Henare, The First match from Korekuen Corridor kicks off now. Tomoaki Honma, and Togi Makabe vs.Yota Tsuji, Gabriel Kidd, and Yuya Uemura. The Younger Lion match ends with Toa Henare pins Gabriel Kidd. An additional combat outside the ring occurs as soon as the match ended. Cooler heads prevail as we make it in direction of our second match.
The second match encompasses a preview of the IWGP Jr. Heavyweight Championship tomorrow night time. Tiger Masks, Ryusuke Taguchi, and Rocky Romero vs. New RevPro British Heavyweight Champion Will Ospreay, IWGP Jr. Heavyweight Champions SHO and YOH. Rocky Romero begins his journey to his possible ninth title reign on this tag match. Will Ospreay pins Tiger Masks for the win for champions on this match. Rocky and Taguchi attack the Roppongi 3K team. Will Ospreay amongst others we’re there to break up the fray.
The third match of the night time will get underway with the Chaos team Bushi, IWGP Jr. Heavyweight Champion Hiromu Takahashi, and EVIL vs. Yoshi-Hashi, Juice Robinson, and David Finlay. The team of Juice Finlay and Yoshi-Hashi win the match. Juice and Finlay are on there approach to climbing again to one other to getting one other shot on the tag team titles.
Subsequent up the fourth match developing one of many final matches for Manabu Nakanishi. Taichi, Yoshinobu Kanemaru, El Desperado, and Minoru Suzuki vs. Yuji Nagata, Satoshi Kojima, Hiroyoshi Tenzan, and Manabu Nakanishi. The Suzuki-Gun team begins off with the standard pre-match attack earlier than the bell. Kojima will get the win for his team. We’re one match nearer to seeing the final match for Nakanishi on the 22nd.
The fifth and sixth matches tonight can have Tiger Hattori referee in his final officiating duties. Colt Cabana, Toru Yano, Kota Ibushi, and Hiroshi Tanahashi vs. Dangerous Luck Fale, Jay White, Tama Tonga, and Tanga Loa with Jado and Gedo. Friday Tanahashi and Ibushi problem the six-time IWGP Heavyweight Tag Crew Champions. Toru Yano wins by way of low blow. After the match Tiger low blows each Gedo and Jado.
The sixth and final match for Tiger Hattori. Hirooki Goto, Tomohiro Ishii, and Kazuchika Okada vs. Shingo Takagi, SANADA, and Double IWGP Heavyweight & Intercontinental Champion Tetsuya Naito. This match will probably be adopted by a particular retirement ceremony for the legendary Tiger Hattori. SANADA will get the win for LIJ. Tonight was a enjoyable night time stuffed with nice motion. As I bid you farewell for tonight’s motion Thanks, Tiger, for the whole lot you have executed for New Japan. You’ll be missed!