New Japan is returning with the 28th annual G1 Climax! Over the course of nineteen dates, twenty men will compete for a spot in the finals. Each episode will air on New Japan’s streaming service.
As of right now the standings are:
‘Switchblade’ Jay White
Bad Luck Fale
Zack Sabre, Jr.
The third day of the event is all about Block A
Guerrillas of Destiny (Tama Tonga & Tanga Loa) over Shota Umino & Toa Henare
Chaos (Jado & Toru Yano) over Suzuki-gun (TAKA Michinoku & Zack Sabre, Jr.)
David Finlay & Juice Robinson over Kota Ibushi & Yujiro Takahashi by pinfall with Pulp Friction from Robinson on Takahashi.
Los Ingobernables de Japon (SANADA & Tetsuya Naito) over Chaos (SHO & Tomohiro Ishii) by submission with Skull End from SANADA on SHO.
Chaos (Hirooki Goto & YOH) over Bullet Club (Chase Owens & Kenny Omega) by pinfall with GTR from Goto on Owens.
Michael Elgin over Hangman Page by pinfall with the Elgin Bomb.
EVIL over YOSHI-HASHI by pinfall with EVIL.
Togi Makabe over Minoru Suzuki by pinfall with the King Kong Knee Drop.
Bad Luck Fale over Kazuchika Okada by pinfall with Bad Luck Fall after Tama Tonga ran in and hit a Gun Stun.
“Switchblade” Jay White over Hiroshi Tanahashi by pinfall with Blade Runner after a ref bump and a chair to the 1/100 Ace’s face.
QD – This is a series not to be missed. There is so much wrestling in the world right now that it’s the first real boon since the Monday Night War, and the winners are absolutely the fans!