NJPW Results for March 21, 2018

NJPW “New Japan Cup 2018” 3/21/18 [Wed] 15:00 @ Ao-re Nagaoka in Niigata

(1) Shota Umino vs Tetsuhiro Yagi
Winner: Umino (7:40) with a Boston Crab
(2) Tomoyuki Oka vs Taichi
Winner: Taichi (7:05) with the Tensho Jujihou
(3) Togi Makabe, Michael Elgin & Toa Henare vs Bad Luck Fale, Yujiro Takahashi & Tanga Loa
Winner: Loa (9:54) with the Apeshit on Henare
(4) Tomohiro Ishii & Toru Yano vs Lance Archer & Davey Boy Smith Jr.
Winner: Smith Jr. (12:59) following the Killer Bomb on Yano
~ Following the match, Archer declared that K.E.S will challenge for the IWGP Tag Championship.
(5) Juice Robinson & David Finlay vs Hirooki Goto & YOSHI-HASHI
Winner: Juice (10:23) with the Pulp Friction on Goto
~ Juice picks up a direct win over the NEVER Openweight Champion.
(6) Tetsuya Naito, SANADA, BUSHI & Hiromu Takahashi vs Minoru Suzuki, Takashi Iizuka, Yoshinobu Kanemaru & El Desperado
Winner: SANADA (12:45) with the Skull End on Iizuka
~ Suzuki continued to attack Naito after the match.
~ BUSHI and Hiromu brawled with El Desperado and Kanemaru after the match, until YOH and SHO came to the ring and attacked both teams.
(7) Kazuchika Okada & Chuckie T vs Kota Ibushi & Chase Owens
Winner: Okada (11:57) with the Cobra Clutch on Owens

(8) New Japan Cup Finals Match: Hiroshi Tanahashi vs Zack Sabre Jr.
Winner: Sabre Jr. () with a modified Double Leg Lock
~ Zack Sabre Jr. wins the 2018 New Japan Cup, and said he wants to challenge Okada for the IWGP Heavyweight Championship. Okada accepted the challenge, and the match is set for Sakura Genesis on 4/1.

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