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NJPW Sakura Genesis
Saturday, Week 2, April 2019
Ryogoku Kokugikan, Tokyo
11,000 Attendance
Preshow: Yuji Nagata, Kaito Kiyomiya, Tetsuhiro Yagi & Takeshi Yamaguchi def. Togi Makabe, Tomoaki Honma, Ren Narita & Oleg Boltin

Shotaro Ashino, Toa Henare, David Finlay Jr & Shota Umino defeated Tomohiro Ishii, YOSHI-HASHI, SHO & YOH in 8:59 when Ashino used an Ankle Lock on SHO 72 B-

Kento Miyahara, Jake Lee, Naoya Nomura, Takuya Nomura & Daichi Hashimoto defeated Bad Luck Fale, Jeff Cobb, Yujiro Takahashi, Nick Jackson & Matt Jackson in 8:35 when Naoya Nomura used a Death Valley Bomb on on Yujiro 81 B

Kazuchika Okada & Will Ospreay defeated Hirooki Goto & Hiroshi Tanahashi in 17:11 when Ospreay used the OsCutter on Goto 88 B+

After pinning the NEVER Openweight Champion, Will Ospreay took little time in making his interest in a title match known as he rolled out the ring and grabbed the belt off the commentary table and holding it up to the camera at ringside.
When Will & Okada got backstage for their post-match promo Will said he wanted to truly make the title openweight saying it was a perfect opportunity for him to test himself against the top heavyweight talents in the company.

Tetsuya Naito, EVIL & BUSHI defeated KUSHIDA, Kota Ibushi & Juice Robinson in 15:38 when Naito used Destino on Juice 86 B+
Tetsuya Naito, EVIL & BUSHI become the 22nd NEVER Openweight Six Man Tag Team Champions

Hiromu Takahashi defeated Jushin Liger in 11:13 when Hiromu used a Shooting Star Press 76 B-
Hiromu Takahashi makes defence number 6 of the IWGP Junior Heavyweight Title

Katsuya Kitamura & Tomoyuki Oka defeated KENTA & Naomichi Marufuji in 14:50 when Kitamura used a Jackhammer on KENTA 90 A
Katsuya Kitamura & Tomoyuki Oka become the 80th IWGP Heavyweight Tag Team Champions

Shinsuke Nakamura defeated Kenny Omega in 29:43 when Nakamura used the Bomaye 88 B+

Post-match Nakamura cut a promo in the ring saying it was good to be back in the cerulean blue ring but now it's time to get back to business. Nakamura went on to say that he wants his IWGP Intercontinental Title back and challenged Kento to a match.

Jay White defeated SANADA in 27:21 when White used a Shellshock 99 A*
Jay White makes defence number 1 of the IWGP Heavyweight Title

Jay White was joined in the ring by fellow NEWGEN members to end the show. White said that it's no coincidence that Sumo Hall was sold out with everyone here to see him. Jay then called out EVIL saying he's going to move through Los Ingobernables and defeat every member.

Show Rating: 94 A

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