New Japan Best of the Super Juniors Day 2 Results

New Japan’s annual Best of the Super Juniors tournament has now officially begun.

You can check out the results for Day 1 right here. Day 2 featured the much stronger A Block and gave the NJPW fans a bout between Past and Present and a rematch from one of 2016’s most infamous bouts. Here are the results for Day 2 (credit to SEScoops.com):

Non Tournament Matches

Tiger Mask IV, Hirai Kawato & Tomoyuki Oka b. Katsuya Kitamura, Shota Umino & Tetsuhiro Yagi – Kawato made Yagi submit with a single leg crab

Yoshinobu Kanemaru & El Desperado b. Volador Jr. & ACH – Desperado took the win for his team after hitting a jumping crucifix hold on ACH

Tama Tonga, Tanga Loa & Yujiro Takahashi b. Raymond Rowe, Hanson & David Finlay  – Tama Tonga secured the win for Bullet Club when he hit the Gun Stun on Finlay

Tetsuya Naito, SANADA, EVIL & BUSHI b. Satoshi Kojima, Juice Robinson, Ryusuke Taguchi & KUSHIDA – Bushi used the Bushiroll on KUSHIDA to take the win in just over 9 minutes

A BLOCK Results

Taichi b. TAKA Michinoku – Taichi took the win with his patented Gedo Clutch in a very entertaining DDT style ‘match’

Dragon Lee b. Marty Scurll – Dragon takes his second win in the tournament after hitting a Patellas en el Pecho on Scurll for the pinfall win

Hiromu Takahashi b. Jushin Thunder Liger – Hiromu defeated the legend Liger with his TIME BOMB finishing move. This was his first win and Liger’s second loss

Will Ospreay b. Ricochet – Ospreay took the win in a mesmerising match after hitting the OsCutter

Here are the current tournament standings:

A Block

  • Dragon Lee – 4 Points
  • Hiromu Takahashi – 2 Points
  • Marty Scurll – 2 Points
  • Ricochet – 2 Points
  • Taichi – 2 Points
  • Taka Michinoku – 2 Points
  • Will Ospreay – 2 Points
  • Jushin Thunder Liger – 0 Points

B Block 

  • ACH – 2 Points
  • El Desperado – 2 Points
  • Ryusuke Taguchi – 2 Points
  • Volador Jr – 2 Points
  • BUSHI – 0 Points
  • KUSHIDA – 0 Points
  • Tiger Mask IV – 0 Points
  • Yoshinobu Kanemaru – 0 Points

To watch the Best of the Super Juniors tournament check out the NJPWWorld.com service now!

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