By Jason Powell, ProWrestling.net Editor (@prowrestlingnet)
New Japan Pro Wrestling New Japan Cup 2019
Niigata, Japan at Ao-re Nagaoka
Broadcast live on New Japan World
1. Yuji Nagata and Manabu Nakanishi beat Yota Tsuji and Yuya Uemura.
2. Michael Elgin, Colt Cabana, and Toa Henare defeated Hiroyoshi Tenzan, Satoshi Kojima, and Shota Umino.
3. Minoru Suzuki, Davey Boy Smith Jr., and Lance Archer beat Toru Yano, Togi Makabe, and Tomoaki Honma.
4. Tetsuya Naito, Evil, Bushi, and Shingo Takagi beat Kota Ibushi, Ren Narita, Ryusuke Taguchi, and Tomohiro Ishii.
5. Zack Sabre Jr. and Taichi over Will Ospreay and Hiroshi Tanahashi.
6. Jay White, Bad Luck Fale, and Hikuleo beat Hirooki Goto, Yoshi-Hashi, and Mikey Nicholls.
7. Juice Robinson defeated Chase Owens to retain the IWGP U.S. Championship.
8. Kazuchika Okada defeated Sanada in the finals of the New Japan Cup tournament.
Powell’s POV: With the tournament win, Okada earned the right to challenge Jay White for the IWGP Heavyweight Championship at the G1 Supercard in New York at Madison Square Garden.
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