Wrestle Kingdom 12 Results

Wrestle Kingdom 12
January 4th, 2018
Tokyo Dome
Tokyo, Japan

Wrestle Kingdom 12 Results:

  • IWGP Heavyweight Championship
    Kazuchika Okada (c) defeated Tetsuya Naito

    • Okada now has held the championship 7x and defended it 22x
    • Hiroshi Tanahashi holds the record with 28 total title defenses
    • Okada has now passed Tanahashi’s record of 1358 combined days as champion (1360+)
    • Okada’s 564-day title reign is a record
    • Okada has successfully defended the title 9x this title reign (Tanahashi holds the record with 11)
  • IWGP United States Heavyweight Championship¬†
    Kenny Omega defeated Chris Jericho – No DQ match

    • Omega has successfully defended the title 4x: Beretta, Yoshi-Hashi, Juice Robinson (beat Ishii in finals of tournament)
  • IWGP Intercontinental Championship
    Hiroshi Tanahashi (c) defeated Jay White

    • Tanahashi has now defended the title 5x total over his 2 title reigns. That is 2nd most all time.
    • Shinsuke Nakamura holds the record with 5x championships and 17 title defences.
  • IWGP Junior Heavyweight Champion
    Will Ospreay, defeated Marty Scurll,  KUSHIDA, and Hiromu Takahashi

    • This is Ospreay’s 2nd title win, his 1st came earlier this year over KUSHIDA. He’s never defended the title.
  • NEVER Openweight Championship
    Hair vs. Hair
    Hirooki Goto defeated Minoru Suzuki (c)
  • IWGP Tag Team Championship
    SANADA & EVIL defeated Killer Elite Squad
  • Kota Ibushi defeated Cody (w/ Brandi Rhodes
  • NEVER Openweight Six-Man Tag Team Championship
    Gauntlet Match
    Tomohiro Ishii, Toru Yano & Beretta defeated Bad Luck Fale & Guerrillas of Destiny (c),.Togi Makabe, Juice Robinson & Ryusuke Taguchi vs Michael Elgin & War Machine, vs Zack Sabre Jr., Takashi Iizuka & Taichi
  • IWGP Junior Heavyweight Tag Team Champions
    Roppongi 3k (Sho & Yoh) (c) vs. The Young Bucks defeated Roppongi Vice (c)

    • The Bucks are now 7x IWGP Tag Team Champions