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NJPW New Japan Cup Day 4 2018
Friday, Week 2, March 2018
Fukuoka International Center, Fukuoka
7,000 Attendance
Show Rating 92 A

Shota Umino & Henare defeated Ren Narita & Tetsuhiro Yagi in 6:05 when Umino used a Boston Crab on Narita 52 D+

Young Lions Cup Semi Final
Katsuya Kitamura defeated Tomoyuki Oka in 9:59 when Kitamura used a Jackhammer to advance to the final 62 C

After the match, Hirai Kawato, who was at ringside during the match entered the ring and shook hands with Kitamura ahead of their final showdown

Kenny Omega, Bad Luck Fale & Yujiro Takahashi defeated Yuji Nagata, Tomoaki Honma & Togi Makabe in 8:32 when Fale used the Bad Luck Fall on Honma 77 B

After the match, Kenny made a small comment to Kevin Kelly & Mauro Ranallo on the English commentary table to tell fans to make sure they get their tickets for the upcoming North America tour as he will have a major announcement about the future of NJPW

Jake Lee & Naoya Nomura defeated EVIL & WHIRO in 18:10 when Jake Lee pinned WHIRO with a High Angle Backdrop 88 B+

Another Roppongi 3k teaser video plays...

Ryusuke Taguchi, Ricochet & Juice Robinson defeated Tetsuya Naito, Hiromu Takahashi & BUSHI in 14:27 when Ricochet pinned BUSHI with the Benadryller 83 B+

After the match, Ricochet & Taguchi challenged Hiromu & BUSHI to a Jr Heavyweight Tag Title match at Sakura Genesis

New Japan Cup 2018 Semi Final Match
KUSHIDA defeated Kota Ibushi in 27:00 when KUSHIDA used Back to the Future 93 A

New Japan Cup 2018 Semi Final Match
Hiroshi Tanahashi defeated Kento Miyahara in 36:59 when Tanahashi used a Texas Cloverleaf for the referee stoppage victory when Kento refused to tap out. 95 A*
During the match, Kento was cheered by his hometown crowd over Tanahashi which led to him becoming increasingly frustrated bringing out a more aggressive side of Tanahashi.

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