It’s, well... a few months after that time of year again, and New Japan Pro Wrestling (NJPW)'s G1 Climax tournament is back to ruin sleep schedules all over the globe!
This year's version, the 30th annual, will feature 20 men competing across 19 dates for a spot in the finals on October 18. Each show will be broadcast worldwide on New Japan's streaming service, NJPW World.
- Kota Ibushi (7-2) (A BLOCK WINNER!)
- “Switchblade” Jay White (6-3)
- Kazuchika Okada (6-3)
- Will Ospreay (6-3)
- Jeff Cobb (4-5)
- Shingo Takagi (4-5)
- Taichi (4-5)
- Tomohiro Ishii (4-5)
- Minoru Suzuki (3-6)
- Yujiro Takahashi (1-8)
- EVIL (6-3)
- SANADA (6-3) (B BLOCK WINNER!)
- Tetsuya Naito (6-3)
- KENTA (5-4)
- Zack Sabre, Jr. (5-4)
- Hirooki Goto (4-5)
- Hiroshi Tanahashi (4-5)
- Juice Robinson (4-5)
- Toru Yano (3-6)
- YOSHI-HASHI (2-7)
Today’s action takes place in Tokyo’s Ryogoku Sumo Hall, kicking off at 2AM Eastern / 11PM Pacific, and this is the final night of action— SANADA and Kota Ibushi do battle to find out who will claim the G1 Climax winner’s briefcase and move on to face Tetsuya Naito for the IWGP Heavyweight Championship at Wrestle Kingdom!
Chaos (Hirooki Goto, Tomohiro Ishii, Toru Yano, & YOSHI-HASHI) vs. Suzuki-gun (DOUKI, El Desperado, Taichi, & Zack Sabre, Jr.)
Los Ingobernables de Japon (Hiromu Takahashi & Shingo Takagi) vs. Suzuki-gun (Minoru Suzuki & Yoshinobu Kanemaru)
Bullet Club (Gedo, “Switchblade” Jay White, KENTA, Taiji Ishimori) vs. Hiroshi Tanahashi, Jeff Cobb, Juice Robinson, & Master Wato)
Chaos (Kazuchika Okada & SHO) vs. Great-O-Kharn & Will Ospreay
Bullet Club (EVIL & Yujiro Takahashi) vs. Los Ingobernables de Japon (BUSHI & Tetsuya Naito)
Kota Ibushi vs. SANADA (G1 Climax 30 Finals)
Enjoy the show!