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NJPW New Japan Cup Day 5
Sunday, Week 3, March 2019
Aore Nagaoka, Niigata
4,200 Attendance

Togi Makabe, Tomoaki Honma, Hiroyoshi Tenzan & Satoshi Kojima defeated Yuji Nagata, Takeshi Yamaguchi, Oleg Boltin & Tetsuhiro Yagi in 6:03 when Kojima used a Lariat on Yamaguchi 68 C+

Kento Miyahara, Daichi Hashimoto & Takuya Nomura defeated Shotaro Ashino, Toa Henare & Ren Narita in 8:14 when Daichi used a Vertical drop Brainbuster on Narita 75 B-

Jake Lee & Naoya Nomura defeated Hirooki Goto & Shota Umino in 10:28 when Nomura used a Death Valley Bomb on Umino 78 B

Tomohiro Ishii, YOSHI-HASHI, Will Ospreay, SHO & YOH defeated Bad Luck Fale, Jeff Cobb, Kenny Omega, Matt Jackson & Nick Jackson in 13:58 when Ospreay used an OsCutter on Nick Jackson 76 B-

Tetsuya Naito, BUSHI & Hiromu Takahashi defeated KUSHIDA, Juice Robinson & Jushin Liger in 14:44 when Hiromu used Time Bomb on Liger 80 B

After the match Liger requested a microphone from the commentary table and asked Hiromu to come back to the ring.
Hiromu entered the ring again as BUSHI & Naito stood on the entrance ramp while Liger asked Hiromu for one final chance at getting his hands on the IWGP Jr Heavyweight Title before he retires. Hiromu simply bowed and rolled out under the bottom rope.

KENTA, Naomichi Marufuji, Zack Sabre Jr & Kaito Kiyomiya defeated Jay White, David Finlay Jr, Katsuya Kitamura & Tomoyuki Oka in 16:50 when Zack Sabre Jr used the European Clutch on Finlay 84 B+

After the match KENTA & Marufuji brawled with Kitamura & Oka until young lions and their own teammates separated them.

SANADA defeated Hiroshi Tanahashi in 22:59 when SANADA used Skull End 90 A
SANADA wins the 2019 New Japan Cup

As SANADA's theme played his fellow Los Ingobernables stablemates walked down to the ring and congratulated him.
SANADA took a mic and just as he was about to speak he handed the mic over to Naito who began laughing. Naito said that SANADA would be challenging the traitorous Jay White at Sakura Genesis and bring the title back to Los Ingobernables where it belongs.

Show Rating: 87 B+

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