The Road to Wrestling Dontaku 2015 continues on with 2 more events happening in Fukuoka and Kagoshima. As we begin the 2nd half on the road, the intensity of the rivalries risen and the superstars began to prove that they will emerge victorious on Wrestling Dontaku 2015. Here is the coverage of the 7th and 8th events on the Road to Wrestling Dontaku:
Night 7 – Hataka Starlane, Fukuoka (27 April 2015)
The seventh night of the event happened in the Kyushu region of Japan, at the Hakata Starlane in Fukuoka, witnessed by 1250 energetic fans. It was an absolutely entertaining night for the fans as the rivalry between Hirooki Goto and the IWGP Intercontinental Champion Shinsuke Nakamura intensifies after the main event.
Here are the results for the matches of the 7th Night on the Road to Wrestling Dontaku:
- Mascara Dorada def. Jay White
- Yohei Komatsu & Jushin Thunder Liger def. Sho Tanaka & Tiger Mask
- KUSHIDA, Satoshi Kojima & Hiroyoshi Tenzan def. Ryusuke Taguchi, Yuji Nagata & Manabu Nakanishi
- Captain New Japan, Tomoaki Honma & Tetsuya Naito def. Cody Hall, Tama Tonga & Yujiro Takahashi
- Beretta, Rocky Romero, Gedo & Kazuchika Okada def. Kenny Omega, Bad Luck Fale, Doc Gallows, Karl Anderson
- Katsuyori Shibata & Hiroshi Tanahashi def. YOSHI-HASHI & Toru Yano
Tomohiro Ishii & Shinsuke Nakamura def. Togi Makabe & Hirooki Goto
Night 8 – Aira Municipal Athletic Park Gymnasium, Kagoshima (28 April 2015)
As the tensions began to rise on the road to Wrestling Dontaku, the rivalry between the Hirooki Goto and Shinsuke Nakamura continued to be as fierce as it could be. After Hirooki Goto’s defeat on the 7th night, he made a statement that he will be back for revenge, and he did just that by winning the main event match alongside Katsuyori Shibata & Togi Makabe in the 6-Man Main Event.
The event was watched by a huge crowd of 3,120 in attendance, the highest attendance on this year’s Road to Wrestling Dontaku.
Here are the results for the 8th Night on the road to Wrestling Dontaku:
- Yohei Komatsu def. Sho Tanaka
- KUSHIDA, Ryusuke Taguchi & Yuji Nagata def. Jay White, Mascara Dorada & Manabu Nakanishi
- Satoshi Kojima & Hiroyoshi Tenzan def. Cody Hall & Tama Tonga
- Yujiro Takahashi, Doc Gallows & Karl Anderson def. Tomoaki Honma, Tetsuya Naito & Captain New Japan
- Kenny Omega & Tama Tonga def. Gedo & Kazuchika Okada
- Tiger Mask, Jushin Thunder Liger & Hiroshi Tanahashi def. Beretta, Rocky Romero & Toru Yano
Katsuyori Shibata, Togi Makabe & Hirooki Goto def. YOSHI-HASHI, Tomohiro Ishii & Shinsuke Nakamura
We are now just 2 events away on the Road to Wrestling Dontaku before the actual pay-per-view on the 3th May, and both events will take place in Oita. Stay tuned for more including the full results for Wrestling Hinokuni!
Source: NJPW Official Website