Four more wrestlers advance to New Japan Cup third round

Four more wrestlers have qualified for the next round of the 2022 New Japan Cup.

The tournament continued with a show in Aichi on Saturday. SANADA, Will Ospreay, The Great-O-Khan and Zack Saber Jr. booked their third round spots with wins.

Here are the results of the show:

– New match of the second round of the Japan Cup: SANADA beats Aaron Henare

– New Japan Cup second round match: Will Ospreay defeats El Phantasmo

– New Japan Cup second round match: The Great-O-Khan defeats Taiji Ishimori

– New match of the second round of the Japan Cup: Zack Saber Jr. beats DOUKI

– Hiromu Takahashi, Tetsuya Naito, Shingo Takagi & BUSHI defeated Minoru Suzuki, Taichi, El Desperado & TAKA Michinoku

– Kazuchika Okada, Hirooki Goto and YOSHI-HASHI beat EVIL, Dick Togo and Yujiro Takahashi

– Hiroshi Tanahashi, Tiger Mask and YOH defeated Bad Luck Fale, Chase Owens and Gedo

– Ryusuke Taguchi, Master Wato and Ryohei Oiwa defeated Tomoaki Honma, Yuto Nakashima and Kosei Fujita

SANADA vs. Ospreay and Great-O-Khan vs. Saber will take place in the third round of the New Japan Cup.

Okada vs. Taichi, Goto vs. CIMA, Tanahashi vs. Naito, and Jeff Cobb vs. YOSHI-HASHI have also already been confirmed for the next round of the tournament.

The second round of the New Japan Cup will end on Sunday. The tournament matches for this show are:

Sunday, March 13 —

  • Shingo Takagi vs. Tanga Loa
  • Chase Owens vs. Tiger Mask
  • EVIL vs. Tama Tonga
  • Hiromu Takahashi vs. Minoru Suzuki