NJPW Wrestling Dontaku 2019 Results & Rankings

NJPW Wrestling Dontaku 2019
NJPW Wrestling Dontaku 2019

NJPW Wrestling Dontaku 2019 Results & Rankings

  1. Results
  2. Upcoming Schedule
  3. Rankings
  4. Championship Landscape

Results

NJPW Wrestling Dontaku
May 3rd, 2019
Fukuoka Convention Center
Fukuoka, Japan

  • Ren Narita, Shota Umino & Tomoaki Honma defeated Toa Henare, Yota Tsuji & Yuya Uemura
  • Suzuki-gun (El Desperado, Minoru Suzuki, TAKA Michinoku & Yoshinobu Kanemaru) defeated Jushin Thunder Liger, Ryusuke Taguchi, Tiger Mask & YOSHI-HASHI
  • CHAOS (Toru Yano & Will Ospreay) & Togi Makabe defeated BULLET CLUB(HIKULEO, Tama Tonga & Tanga Loa) (w/Jado)
  • Roppongi 3K (SHO & YOH) & Kota Ibushi defeated Los Ingobernables de Japon(BUSHI, Shingo Takagi & Tetsuya Naito)
  • CHAOS (Hirooki Goto & Mikey Nicholls) & Juice Robinson defeated BULLET CLUB (Bad Luck Fale, Chase Owens & Jay White) (w/Gedo)
  • Los Ingobernables de Japon (EVIL & SANADA) defeated CHAOS (Kazuchika Okada & Tomohiro Ishii)
  • NEVER Openweight Championship: Taichi defeated Jeff Cobb (c) – Taichi wins NEVER Openweight Championships
  • IWGP Junior Heavyweight Title Match: Dragon Lee (c) defeated Taiji Ishimori

NJPW Wrestling Dontaku
May 4th, 2019
Fukuoka Convention Center
Fukuoka, Japan

  1. Ren Narita & Shota Umino defeated Yota Tsuji & Yuya Uemura
  2. Suzuki-gun (El Desperado, Minoru Suzuki, Taichi, TAKA Michinoku & Yoshinobu Kanemaru) defeated Jeff Cobb, Ryusuke Taguchi, Tiger Mask, Toa Henare & YOSHI-HASHI
  3. Jushin Thunder Liger, Togi Makabe & Toru Yano defeated Guerrillas Of Destiny (Tama Tonga & Tanga Loa) & Gedo
  4. Hirooki Goto, Juice Robinson, Mikey Nicholls & Tomoaki Honma defeated Bullet Club (Bad Luck Fale, Chase Owens, HIKULEO & Jay White)
  5. Bullet Club (El Phantasmo & Taiji Ishimori) defeated Dragon Lee & Will Ospreay
  6. Los Ingobernables de Japon (BUSHI, Shingo Takagi & Tetsuya Naito) defeated Kota Ibushi, SHO & YOH
  7. Tomohiro Ishii defeated EVIL
  8. IWGP Heavyweight Championship: Kazuchika Okada (c) defeated SANADA

Previous Results

Upcoming Schedule

  • The Best of the Super Juniors 2019 tournament will run from May 13th to June 5th, 2019.

The following matches have been added to the Dominion show on June 9th:

NJPW Dominion
June 9th, 2019
Osaka Jo Hall
Osaka, Japan

  • IWGP Heavyweight Championship
    Kazuchika Okada (c) vs Chris Jericho
  • IWGP Intercontinental Championship
    Kota Ibushi (c) vs Tetsuya Naito

Rankings

  • Taichi has won the NEVER Openweight Championship, dropping Jeff Cobb to the #11 spot.
  • #7 Tomohiro Ishii moves p several spots after defeating #8 EVIL in a special single’s match.

IWGP Heavyweight Champion: Kazuchika Okada
Intercontinental Champion: Kota Ibushi
IWGP United States Champion: Juice Robinson
NEVER Openweight Champion: Taichi

  1. Jay White
  2. Tetsuya Naito
  3. Zack Sabre Jr. (British Heavyweight Champion)
  4. Hiroshi Tanahashi
  5. Will Ospreay
  6. Minoru Suzuki
  7. Tomohiro Ishii
  8. EVIL
  9. Bad Luck Fale
  10. Sanada
  11. Jeff Cobb
  12. Hirooki Goto

IWGP Junior Heavyweight Champion: Dragon Lee

  1. Taiji Ishimori
  2. Bushi
  3. Ryusuke Taguchi
  4. El Desperado
  5. Yoshinobu Kanemaru
  6. Jushin Liger
  7. Tiger Mask IV

IWGP Heavyweight Tag Team Champions: Tama Tonga & Tanga Loa (Guerillas of Destiny – Bullet Club)

  1. Evil & Sanada (LIJ)
  2. Tomohiro Ishii & Toru Yano (CHAOS)
  3. Lance Archer & Davey Boy Smith Jr. (Killer Elite Squad – Suzuki-Gun)
  4. David Finlay & Juice Robinson (Fin Juice)
  5. Zack Sabre Jr. & Minoru Suzuki (Suzuki-Gun)
  6. Michael Elgin & Jeff Cobb

IWGP Junior Heavyweight Tag Team Champions: Shingo Takagi & Bushi (LIJ)

  1. Sho & Yoh (Roppongi 3K – CHAOS)
  2. Yoshinobu Kanemaru & El Desperado (Suzuki-Gun)
  3. Jushin Liger & Tiger Mask

Championship Landscape

IWGP Heavyweight Championship
Champion: Kazuchika Okada
Won: defeated Jay White (4/6/19)
Title Defenses:
Challengers:

IWGP Junior Heavyweight Championship
Champion: Dragon Lee
Won: defeated Taiji Ishimori (c) & Bandido (4/6/19)
Title Defenses:
Challengers:

IWGP Intercontinental Championship
Champion: Kota Ibushi
Won: from Tetsuya Naito (4/6/19)
Defenses: 1
Challengers: defeated Zack Sabre Jr. (4/20/19)

NEVER Openweight Championship
Champion: Jeff Cobb
Won: from Will Ospreay (4/6/19)
Defenses:
Challengers:

IWGP United States Championship
Champion: Juice Robinson
Won: from Cody (Wrestle Kingdom 13)
Title Defenses: 2
Challengers: defeated Beretta (2/1/19), defeated Bad Luck Fale (4/20/19)

IWGP Heavyweight Tag Team Championships
Champions: Tama Tonga & Tanga Loa (Guerillas of Destiny) (5x)
Won: from Evil & Sanada (Honor Rising 2/23/19)
Title Defenses: 2 (4 all-time)
Challengers: vs PCO & Brody King vs Briscoes vs Evil & Sanada (4/7/19), defeated Toru Yano & Togi Makabe

IWGP Junior Heavyweight Tag Team Championships
Champions: Roppongi 3K (Sho & Yoh) (3x)
Won: defeated Bushi & Shingo Takagi (LIJ) (3/6/19)
Title Defences: 1 (1 all-time)
Challengers: defeated Shingo Takagi & Bushi (4/26/19)

NEVER Openweight 6-Man Tag Team Championships
Champions: Ryusuke Taguchi, Togi Makabe & Toru Yano
Won: from Tonga/Loa/Ishimori 1/30/19 (Road to New Beginning)
Title Defenses: 2
Challengers: Cheeseburger, Delirious, & Colt Cabana (2/22/19), defeated Tama Tonga/Tanga Loa/HIKULEO (4/22/19)