NJPW Road To Sakura Genesis Night 3 Results – April 3, 2024

NJPW Road To Sakura Genesis Night 3 Results – April 3, 2024

Location: Tokyo Japan
Venue: Korakuen Hall

Tag Team Match
House Of Torture (NEVER Openweight Champion Evil & Yujiro Takahashi) vs. Katsuya Murashima & Shoma Kato

Young Lions attacks House Of Torture to start this match before Yujiro Takahashi hits a fisherman’s brainbuster then a cover but he pulls Shoma Kato up before the 3 count.

Takahashi then locks in a Boston Crab before he hits a clothesline on Katsuya Morishima for a near fall then he connects with Pimp Juice for the win.

Winners: House Of Torture (6:31)
Rate: 4

10 Man Tag Team Match
Just 5 Guys (Taka Michinoku, Yuya Uemura, Douki, Taichi & Sanada) vs. Hiroyoshi Tenzan, Tiger Mask IV, Ryusuke Taguchi, Boltin Oleg & Toru Yano

Taichi & Ryusuke Taguchi starts this match before Taka Michinoku tags in as Boltin Oleg tags in. Michinoku went to his corner to tag out and Just 5 Guys hops off the ring apron.

Michinoku tried some shoulder tackles that had no effect.

Oleg tossed Michinoku around like a rag doll in his arms then hits a gutwrench suplex.

Douki & Hiroyoshi Tenzan entered and traded offense before Sanada enters and hits some dropkicks

Taguchi tries to tie Sanada in the Paradise Lock but of course he couldn’t figure it out.

Sanada tied Taguchi in the Paradise Lock before Toru Yano got in but Sanada tied him up and rolls him around on the mat and got a near fall.

Tiger Mask IV & Yuya Uemura enters with Tiger Mask locks in Rings of Saturn but Uemura reached the ropes before Tiger Mask hits a Tiger Driver for a near fall.

Tiger Mask got a Crucifix Driver for a near fall before Uemura hits a back suplex for a near fall then a top rope crossbody on Tiger Mask for the win.

Winners: Just 5 Guys (10:23)
Rate: 5

Tag Team Match
Bullet Club (IWGP Tag Team Champion Chase Owens & Taiji Ishimori) vs. El Desperado & Yoshi Hashi

Both teams brawled at the bell and Yoshi Hashi whips Chase Owens into the guardrail.

In the ring El Desperado & Taiji Ishimori battled and traded intense mat holds.

Yoshi Hashi hits a standing neckbreaker on Owens for a near fall then Owens hits a senton.

Desperado hits a back suplex before Ishimori hits Divorce Court on Desperado.

Desperado fired back with a spinebuster and they were both down with Desperado selling the pain in his arm. Desperado hit a swinging sit-out powerbomb for a near fall.

Ishimori pops up Desperado & hits a low blow then rolls up Desperado for the win.

Winners: Bullet Club (10:34)
Rate: 6

6 Man Tag Team Gauntlet Match
Bullet Club War Dogs (Junior Heavyweight Tag Team Champions Drilla Moloney & Clark Connors & Gedo) vs. United Empire (Francesco Akira, Callum Newman & TJP) vs. Jett Setters (Kevin Knight & Kushida) & Tomohiro Ishii

United Empire vs. Jett Setters & Tomohiro Ishii

Francesco Akira & Kevin Knight starts this match and immediately traded forearm strikes.

Akira hits a running stunner before TJP got in and hits facewash kicks Kushida got in and hits a flying crossbody on TJP for a near fall and he snaps TJP’s arm across his shoulder.

Knight hits an dropkick before Knight got tied in the tree of woe and TJP hits a top rope stomp to his chest for a near fall.

Tomohiro Ishii & Callum Newman tagged in and they immediately traded forearm strikes.

Newman hits a spear that knocks Ishii down then a punk kick to the chest for a near fall.

Ishii hit a German suplex then a 2nd one then Newman hits some superkicks and a clothesline for a near fall.

Newman missed a Shooting Star Press and Knight immediately hits a dropkick on him.

Ishii hits a headbutt on Newman then a sliding clothesline for a near fall before Newman went for a springboard stunner but Ishii blocks it.

Ishii hits a clothesline for a near fall then hits a brainbuster for the win.

Winner: Jett Setters & Tomohiro Ishii

Bullet Club War Dogs vs. Jett Setters & Tomohiro Ishii

Bullet Club War Dogs immediately began working over Ishii in their corner.

Drilla Moloney & Ishii traded punches before Gedo choked Ishii.

Ishii finally hit a suplex on Gedo before Knight made the hot tag and he hits bodyslams on Gedo & Clark Connors then a Sky High on Moloney. Kushida hit a double Pele Kick.

Jett Setters hit Planchas to the floor then in the ring Knight hits a spike DDT on Gedo for the win.

Winners: Jett Setters & Tomohiro Ishii (18:16)
Rate: 6

Yoshinobu Kanemaru vs. Shingo Takagi

Yoshinobu Kanemaru attacks Shingo Takagi on the floor and whips him into the guardrail.

They entered the ring & Kanemaru applied a hammerlock and kept Takagi grounded.

They went back to the floor with Kanemaru still working the left arm.

Back in the ring Kanemaru snaps Takagi’s arm across his shoulder.

Takagi fired up and hit a series of chops in the corner before Kanemaru hits a tornado DDT and they were both down. Takagi hits a sliding clothesline then a Death Valley Driver.

Kanemaru accidentally hits an enzuigiri on the referee then got his whiskey and sprayed it into Takagi’s eyes. House of Torture hits the ring and began stomping on Takagi.

Dick Togo hits a knife edge chop to Takagi’s groin.

A new referee entered and counted a near fall so Kanemaru intentionally hits the referee & he calls for the bell.

Winner By DQ: Shingo Takagi (11:51)
Rate: 4

After the match Kanemaru rips off the referee’s shirt and chokes Takagi with it. NEVER Openweight Champion Evil jumps in the ring and hits Everything Is Evil & Kanemaru  counts to 3 then Evil got on the mic and announced that Kanemaru will be the Special Guest Referee on Saturday in his match against Takagi.

Tag Team Match
House Of Torture (Junior Heavyweight Champion Sho & Ren Narita) vs. Shota Umino & Yoh

Sho attacks Yoh to start this match before Yoh & Shota Umino works over Sho early on in their corner. They all brawled to the floor and Ren Narita whips Umino into a guardrail.

In the ring House Of Torture works over Yoh then Narita locks in a Boston Crab.

Yoh hits a dragon screw on Sho before Umino made the hot tag and hits some deep arm drags and dropkicks.

He hits a DDT on the ring apron then a top rope missile dropkick and a fisherman’s suplex on Narita for a near fall.

Narita hits a leaping knee to Umino’s chest and he hits a northern lights suplex with a bridge for a near fall. Yoh hits a swinging neckbreaker and a suplex on Sho for a near fall.

Sho set up for Shock Arrow but Yoh blocks it so Sho got his wrench but the ref saw it.

It allowed Yoh to hit a superkick and a Falcon Arrow for a near fall.

Sho hits a low blow as Narita held onto the ref so he couldn’t see the cheating.

Umino hits a tornado DDT on Narita as Yoh hits Direct Drive to get the win.

Winners: Shota Umino & Yoh (16:01)
Rate: 3

Tag Team Match
Los Ingobernables De Japon (IWGP World Heavyweight Champion Tetsuya Naito & Hiromu Takahashi) vs. Los Ingobernables De Japon (2024 New Japan Cup Winner Yota Tsuji & Bushi)

Tetsuya Naito & Yota Tsuji starts this match with some stalling and neither man able to land blows. Hiromu Takahashi & Bushi tags in and Bushi hits a hurricanrana.

They all brawled to the floor where Naito & Takahashi whips Yota into the guardrail.

In the ring Naito & Takahashi began working over Bushi in their corner before Bushi hits a Lungblower on Naito.

Tsuji tags in and hits some forearm strikes on Naito and a running Mafia Kick on Naito then one on Takahashi too.

He hits a shoulder tackle on Naito and was fired up then Takahashi tags in and hits some chops on Tsuji but Tsuji hits a tilt a whirl backbreaker over his knee and they were both down.

Bushi hit a missile dropkick on Takahashi then a dive through the ropes onto Takahashi.

In the ring Bushi hit a basement dropkick on Takahashi’s knee then he slams the knee into the mat and he grapevined the leg.

They all hit finishers and all 4 men were down. Takahashi hits Dynamite Plunger on Bushi.

Naito hits a tornado DDT before Bushi hits Takahashi with Bushi Roll for the win.

Winners: Los Ingobernables De Japon (Yota Tsuji & Bushi) (14:32)
Rate: 7