NJPW have held The Night Before Rumble On 44th Street. The company’s top stars and some surprise appearances were featured on the show.
Welcome to another edition of Wrestling Republic’s coverage of Japanese wrestling. This time we’ll put the focus on New Japan Pro-Wrestling and its latest event.
The promotion has recently celebrated The Night Before Rumble On 44th Street, which took place from the Palladium Times Square in New York City and featured 7 very interesting matchups.
So, with nothing else to say, here are the full results of NJPW The Night Before Rumble On 44th Street:
- Tag-Team Match: Kevin Knight & The DKC defeated Forever Hooligans (Alex Koslov & Rocky Romero)
- Singles Match: STRONG Openweight Champion Fred Roser defeated Crowbar.
- Shortly after the match ended, Jonathan Gresham made his way to the ring and challenged Roser to a STRONG Openweight Title Match at Rumble On 44th Street.
- Tag-Team Match: Aussie Open (Kyle Fletcher & Mark Davis) defeated The SAT (Joel Maximo & Jose Maximo)
- 4-Way Match: Mike Bailey defeated Mascara Dorada, Mighty Monte & Smiley.
- Singles Match: Minoru Suzuki defeated Tracy Williams.
- Singles Match: KOPW Champion Shingo Takagi defeated Jake Something.
- 12-Man Elimination Tag Team Match: CHAOS (Kazuchika Okada & YOH), Amazing Red, Eddie Kingston, Homicide & Jon Moxley defeated BULLET CLUB (El Phantasmo, Jay White & Juice Robinson) & Team Filthy (Jorel Nelson, Royce Isaacs & Tom Lawlor)
This is all for our coverage of The Night Before Rumble On 44th Street. Stay tuned to Wrestling Republic for more.
Rumble On 44th Street, Official Matchcard & Where To See
With the announcement of Fred Roser’s Title Match against Jonathan Gresham, the official matchcard for Rumble On 44th Street reads as follows:
- Tag Team Match: IWGP World Heavyweight Champion Jay White & Juice Robinson vs Kazuchika Okada & Eddie Kingston.
- KOPW Championship – New York City Street Fight: Shingo Takagi (c) vs El Phantasmo.
- Strong Openweight Tag Team Championship – 3 Way Match: Aussie Open (c) vs Motor City Machine Guns vs The DKC & Kevin Knight.
- Singles Match: Clark Connors vs Minoru Suzuki.
- Tag Team Match: CHAOS (Rocky Romero & Yoh) vs House of Torture (Yujiro Takahashi & Sho).
- 6-Man Tag Team Match: Shota Umino, Homicide & Wheeler Yuta vs Tom Lawlor & West Coast Wrecking Crew.
- STRONG Openweight Championship – Singles Match: Fred Roser (c) vs Jonathan Gresham.
- SWA Championship – Singles Match: Mayu Iwatani (c) vs KiLynn King.
- Tag Team Match: COSMIC ANGELS (Mina Shirakawa & Waka Tsukiyama) vs Kylie Rae & Tiara James.
Photo Credit – New Japan Pro-Wrestling (NJPW)