We’re headed towards New Japan Pro Wrestling’s next huge show in the form of G1 Supercard, and that means only one thing— New Japan Cup!
A thirty-two-man single elimination tournament spread across twelve shows, the winner earns a shot at a singles heavyweight-eligible title of his choice. All twelve shows, naturally, will air live and in full on NJPW World, so why not watch along with the best pro wrestling community on the internet?
Today’s action takes place in Niigata’s Ao-re Nagaoka, kicking off at a brisk 2AM Eastern / 11PM Pacific, and features Kazuchika Okada meeting SANADA in our tournament finals, as well as Juice Robinson defending his IWGP United States Heavyweight Championship against Chase Owens.
Manabu Nakanishi & Yuji Nagata vs. Yota Tsuji & Yuya Uemura
Colt Cabana, Michael Elgin ,& Toa Henare vs. Shota Umino & TenCozy (Satoshi Kojima & Hiroyoshi Tenzan)
Great Bash Heel (Togi Makabe & Tomoaki Honma) & Toru Yano vs. Suzuki-gun (Davey Boy Smith, Jr., Lance Archer, & Minoru Suzuki)
Kota Ibushi, Ren Narita, Ryusuke Taguchi, & Tomohiro Ishii vs. Los Ingobernables de Japon (BUSHI, EVIL, Shingo Takagi, & Tetsuya Naito)
Hiroshi Tanahashi & Will Ospreay vs. Suzuki-gun (Taichi & Zack Sabre, Jr.)
Bullet Club (Bad Luck Fale, HIKULEO, & “Switchblade” Jay White) vs. Chaos (Hirooki Goto, Mikey Nicholls, & YOSHI-HASHI)
Chase Owens vs. Juice Robinson (c) (IWGP United States Heavyweight Championship)
Kazuchika Okada vs. SANADA (New Japan Cup 2019 Finals)
Enjoy the show!