NJPW Wrestle Kingdom 16 Day 3 Results: NJPW Vs. NOAH
A historic event in Yokohama
For the first time in the event's history, Wrestle Kingdom left the Tokyo Dome as New Japan Pro-Wrestling faced Pro Wrestling NOAH in a historic event at Yokohama Arena on Saturday, January 8.
While KENTA was not on the show due to multiple injuries he sustained inside the Tokyo Dome, several stars from both promotions were still in action, including the likes of Shingo Takagi, Minoru Suzuki, Takashi Sugiura, Go Shiozaki and GHC Heavyweight Champion Katsuhiko Nakajima.
In the main event, NJPW's Kazuchika Okada and Hiroshi Tanahashi squared off with NOAH's Kaito Kiyomiya and Keiji Muto.
Check out the full results from day three of Wrestle Kingdom 16 below:
- Kosei Fujita (NJPW) vs. Yasutaka Yano (NOAH) ended in a Draw
- Satoshi Kojima, Hiroyoshi Tenzan & Yuji Nagata (NJPW) def. King Tany, Muhammad Yano & Akitoshi Saito (NOAH)
- YOSHI-HASHI, Hirooki Goto, Tomohiro Ishii, Master Wato & Ryusuke Taguchi (NJPW) def. Kinya Okada, Yoshiki Inamura, Daiki Inaba, Hajime Ohara & Daisuke Harada (NOAH)
- SHO (NJPW) def. Atsushi Kotoge (NOAH)
- HAYATA & Seiki Yoshioka (NOAH) def. Gedo & Taiji Ishimori (NJPW)
- El Desperado & DOUKI (NJPW) def. NOSAWA RONGAI & YO-HEY (NOAH)
- Takashi Sugiura, Kazushi Sakuraba & Toru Yano (NOAH) def. TAKA Michinoku, Minoru Suzuki & Taichi (NJPW)
- Go Shiozaki & Masa Kitamiya (NOAH) def. Dick Togo & EVIL (NJPW)
- Naomichi Marufuji & Yoshinari Ogawa (NOAH) def. Yoshinobu Kanemaru & Zack Sabre Jr. (NJPW)
- Shingo Takagi, Tetsuya Naito, SANADA, Hiromu Takahashi & BUSHI (NJPW) def. Tadasuke, Kenoh, Katsuhiko Nakajima, Manabu Soya & ALEJA (NOAH)
- Kazuchika Okada & Hiroshi Tanahashi (NJPW) def. Kaito Kiyomiya & Keiji Muto (NOAH)
Following 11 matches, NJPW walked away with the bragging rights, having finished the night with six wins to Pro Wrestling NOAH's four.