New Japan presented Night 2 of Wrestling Dontaku featuring Kazuchika Okada vs. SANADA, El Phantasmo’s debut, and the return of Chris Jericho!
New Japan presented Night 2 of Wrestling Dontakum at the Fukuoka Kokusai Center in Fukuoka, Japan. The event was headlined by Kazuchika Okada defending the IWGP Heavyweight Championship against SANADA in a near 40 minute match, the debut of new Bullet Club member El Phantasmo, and the announcement of Chris Jericho’s return. Full results are below.
- Ren Narita and Shota Umino beat Yuya Uemura and Yota Tsuji
- Minoru Suzuki, Taichi, Yoshinobu Kanemaru, Desperado, and TAKA Michinoku beat Jeff Cobb, YOSHI-HASHI, Tiger Mask, Ryusuke Taguchi, and Toa Henare
- Togi Makabe, Toru Yano, and Jushin Thunder Liger beat Tama Tonga, Tanga Loa, and Jado
- Juice Robinson, Tomoaki Honma and Mikey Nicholls beat Jay White, Chase Owens, and Hikuleo
- El Phantasmo and Taiji Ishimori beat Dragon Lee and Will Ospreay
- Tetsuya Naito, Shingo Takagi, and BUSHI beat Kota Ibushi, SHO, and YOH
- Tomohiro Ishii beat EVIL
- IWGP Heavyweight Championship: Kazuchika Okada beat SANADA to retain
Chris Jericho challenges for the IWGP Heavyweight Championship on June 9 DOMINION!!
— njpwworld (@njpwworld) May 4, 2019