NJPW x STARDOM Historic X-Over Results (11/20/22)

NJPW & Stardom Historic X Over Results – November 20, 2022

Location: Tokyo Japan
Venue: Ariake Arena
Attendance: 7102

8 Man Tag Team Match
Kevin Knight,Gabriel Kidd,Alex Coughlin & Clark Connors defeated Oskar Leube,Yuto Nakashima,Ryohei Oiwa & Kosei Fujita via DPD on Leube (9:39) (Pre Show)
Rate: 6 

15 Woman Stardom Rambo Match
Mirai defeated Saya Iida, Natsuko Tora, Hanan, Rina, Hazuki, Koguma, Momo Kohgo, Waka Tsukiyama, Ruaka, Miyu Amasaki, Super Strong Stardom Machine, Future Of Stardom Champion Ami Sourei & Artist Of Stardom Champion Saki Kashima via Miramare Shock on Super Strong Stardom Machine (23:06) (Pre Show)
Rate: 6 

8 Man Tag Team Match
Chaos (Tomohiro Ishii,Yoshi Hashi,Lio Rush & Yoh) vs. House Of Torture

House Of Torture would attack Chaos before the bell with Sho & Yoh sticking around in the ring. Yoh would drop Sho with a flying forearm smash, and Dick Togo trying to make it a sneak attack. Lio Rush would hit the ring, hitting a running scissor kick before Yoh hit a neckbreaker. Yoshi Hashi would lay in the strikes on Sho before a neckbreaker of his own.

Evil would pull the corner pad away from the House Of Torture corner as Yoshi Hashi was thrown in. Yujiro Takahashi would hit a snapmare into a running dropkick before sending Yoshi Hashi into the steel. Evil would finally tag in with Yoshi Hashi nailing some chops to the throat, before a running dropkick to the knee.

Ishii would hit the ring & would run down House Of Torture Togo would take a high angle back suplex before this broke down. Rush would be legal, and him & Yoh hits Togo with 3K for the win.

Winners: Chaos (7:05) 
Rate: 5

6 Woman Tag Team Match
Queen’s Quest vs. Donna Del Mondo

Himeka & Saya would kick things off, with Himeka controlling a wrist lock before applying a headlock. Saya would shove her off, before springing into a dropkick. Thekla & AZM would kick things into super speed, missing dropkicks before The Toxic Spider would play some mind games. Saya & AZM would trip Thekla before Lady C would hit the Giant Spin.

Thekla would catch AZM in the corner with a chokehold over the ropes, before Himeka would rush in with a heavy shoulder tackle. Himeka would lift both Saya & AZM into a torture rack, before dropping them both. AZM would catch Himeka with the missile dropkick, before Saya would hit a running knee smash with Himeka coming back with one of her own before a Samoan Drop.

Thekla would nail a boot to the jaw with Mai hitting the ring to apply an STF. Saya would escape, getting a springboard crossbody splash for a two count – before taking a Stunner. Mai would drop Saya with a missile dropkick, as Himeka held her up. Mai would get a two count off the northern lights suplex before a gordbuster for the two, with AZM breaking things up. Lady C would hit a boot to Mai on the top rope before a chokeslam and a diving footstomp from AZM.

Spinning heel kick from Saya would get two before Himeka broke things up. AZM missed Thekla with a lariat before a spear with AZM popping back to her feet with a Buzzsaw Kick. Saya looked for Star Crusher but Mai would block before a schoolboy suplex. Saya would go to the top rope, hitting the Firebird Splash for the victory.

Winners: Queen’s Quest (9:09)
Rate: 7

Mixed Tag Team Match
World Of Stardom Champion Syuri & Tom Lawlor vs. Giulia & Zack Sabre Jr

Match begins with Zack Sabre Jr would get the instant takedown on Tom Lawlor in the ring, while Giulia would take Syuri to the floor for a brawl. Lawlor & ZSJ would battle over control of a kneebar with the result being them rolling out of the ring and up the ramp. To break this up, Syuri would body slam Giulia onto ZSJ before hitting a kick to the spines of their opponents.

Lawlor & Syuri would run to the stage and pick up speed for running kicks to the spine. Back into the ring, ZSJ would be locked into a cravat before Lawlor used the ropes to move into a front chokehold. ZSJ was able to counter into a choke of his own, before a kick to the arm. Syuri & Giulia would hit the ring, trading stiff palm strikes to the face. When Lawlor tried to get involved, they’d team up to beat him up.

Syuri would nail a German Suplex, before a kick right to the head with Giulia hitting a stiff headbutt in response. Lawlor & ZSJ would trade blows, with Lawlor slamming ZSJ down and applying the Anaconda Vice with ZSJ slipping to the ropes. PK would be avoided, with ZSJ locking in the Cobra Twist. Giulia & Syuri would battle into the ring, with the Spider Web applied.

An ankle lock from Lawlor was blocked, before the uranage slam would see Giulia break the pinfall up. Nasty Knee On The Brain would be blocked into a pinfall, before ZSJ & Lawlor traded strikes. ZSJ then gets Lawlor into the European Clutch to score the win

Winners: Giulia & Zack Sabre Jr (10:29)
Rate: 7

8 Person Tag Team Match
Artist Of Stardom Champions Black Desire & Suzuki Gun (El Desperado & Douki) vs. Goddess Of Stardom Champions Meltear & Suzuki Gun (Yoshinobu Kanemaru & Taichi)

Natsupoi & Starlight Kid would start things off then Natsupoi caught with a springboard crossbody.

El Desperado would get a tag, and would drag Natsupoi by her hair until she tagged in Yoshinobu Kanemaru & they would battle for control in the middle of the ring with Kanemaru applying a tight headlock. Starlight Kid would trip Kanemaru up, before Douki would throw him into the barricade with Black Desire ganging up on Kanemaru with Momo Watanabe especially getting some blows in.

Watanabe would be legal in the ring wanting to keep going with Kanemaru, but settled for blocking the referee while Desperado, Douki & Starlight Kid got damage in. Douki got a two count off a running stomp, before Kanemaru hit the satellite DDT. Nakano & Watanabe would meet in the middle of the ring, with Nakano thrown into the ropes before a 619 from Starlight Kid. Natsupoi would make the save, hitting running strikes to Black Desire on the ropes.

Douki & Desperado tried to block but Taichi & Kanemaru took them down before helping Tam & Natsupoi for a double dive. Double German suplexes in the ring would follow, before Momo would catch Nakano with a suplex. Nakano came back with a kick, with Momo hitting one of her own before collapsing. Douki & Taichi got the tag, with Douki pushing his speed before blocking a chokeslam and hitting a DDT.

Taichi would take a double stomp from the top rope, before Daybreak DDT was set with Taichi blocking into the sumo toss and Axe Bomber. Desperado slid into the ring helping to set up the Douki Chokey on Taichi, before everyone started applying submissions. Natsupoi would end up in the ring with Desperado, with Starlight Kid hitting the ring to assist.

Starlight Kid & Nakano would meet in the ring with Nakano hitting Twilight Dream. Wat hit the ring with a bat, the referee gone before Natsupoi & Kanemaru hitting the whisky spray before Taichi hits Douki with Black Mephisto for the win.

Winners: Goddess Of Stardom Champions Meltear & Suzuki Gun (12:01)
Rate: 7

Mixed Tag Team Match
Hirooki Goto & Maika vs. Hiroshi Tanahashi & Utami Hayashishita

Maika would start with Hiroshi Tanahashi, before settling for meeting Utami Hayashishita in the ring. A tight headlock would be applied with Maika able to fight free and tag Hirooki Goto. Tanahashi would catch Goto with an armdrag, before a stalemate in the middle of the ring. Tanahashi & Utami would work together on stomping Maika, before Utami officially got the tag.

Hayashishita & Maika would meet again, with Maika flaunting her power with a big suplex, but gloating while Hayashishita set up a German Suplex. Goto would hit a running shoulder tackle, before the spinning heel kick and bulldog out of the corner. Tanahashi would bait the kick from Goto, blocking with a dragon screw before being dropped with a slingblade.

Hayashishita & Maika would meet in the ring with shoulder tackles, with Maika winning out. The power of Hayashishita would follow, with a deadlift German suplex. Goto & Tanahashi hit the ring, hitting headbutts in tandem with Maika. Maika would hit a fisherman buster, before Tanahashi got her in the jaw with a palm strike.

Hayashishita would hit Goto with a Slingblade, before Maika got her revenge with a Backdrop Driver to Tanahashi. Maika would be caught with the Torture Rack Bomb before the Highjack Bomb for the victory.

Winners: Hiroshi Tanahashi & Utami Hayashishita (9:36)
Rate: 5

10 Man Tag Team Match
United Empire (Junior Heavyweight Tag Team Champions Francesco Akira & TJP,Mark Davis,Kyle Fletcher & Gideon Grey) vs. Los Ingobnrables De Japon

Gideon Grey would start the match by trying to beat Shingo Takagi down, but his eyes would work briefly, before Takagi hit a sliding lariat. Bushi would apply a Greco Roman Groin Press to Grey, before Tetsuya Naito would grab the cane and use it as a weapon breaking it over his stomach.

Grey would finally tag out, getting TJP in alongside Hiromu Takahashi. He’d cut Takahashi down, before Bushi would be dropped just as quick. Takagi would roll to the floor, with Francesco Akira taking him down with a dive. Sanada & Mark Davis would meet in the ring, with Sanada launched onto his face. Bushi & stand against Kyle Fletcher, nailing a snap DDT. Naito would assist in a dropkick, before Grey broke the pinfall up. Davis & Takagi would clash briefly, before Aussie Open singled out Bushi. Rewind Kick caught Fletcher but Aussie Open nailed Corealis for the win.

Winners: United Empire (9:55)
Rate: 5

6 Man Tag Team Match
United Empire (Great O Khan,Jeff Cobb & Aaron Henare) vs. Chaos (2022 G1 Climax Winner Kazuchika Okada & Toru Yano) & Great Muta

Match starts off with Great Muta would start with Great O Khan, going for the green mist with O Khan ducking before choking him with his braid.

This would head to the outside, where Muta would choke O Khan with a camera cable. Kazuchika Okada would hit a running elbow drop in the ring. Toru Yano would get the tag, with Aaron Henare meeting him with some fast strikes. Jeff Cobb would tag in getting a one armed delayed suplex before riding the surfboard on Yano while mocking the mist of Muta.

Muta would hit the ring, catching O Khan with a series of dragon screws before the shining wizard would be blocked. O Khan would go after the injured knees of Muta with a claw hold with Muta finding the bottom rope. Okada would get the tag, hitting a scoop slam and diving elbow drop on Henare.

Rainmaker Pose was struck with Henare nailing an elbow to the head of Okada instead. Rushing elbow smash would be avoided in the corner, before Henare hit a knee smash. United Empire would press the numbers edge on Okada, hitting rushing strikes in the corner before Spin Cycle into a PK. Great O Khan would try to use green mist on Muta but he ducked and blinds Cobb.

Muta would hit the burning red mist on O Khan before Okada hit the dropkick on Henare. Shining Wizard would follow, before the Rainmaker gets the win for his team.

Winners: Chaos & Great Muta (9:48) 
Rate: 6

After the match Muta hits Great O Khan with the Shining Wizard.

United States Title Match
Will Ospreay (c) vs. Shota Umino

Match begins with a brawl with Will Ospreay able to out speed Shota Umino with ease. OsCutter would be blocked into a potential Death Rider, before a high speed that saw Umino able to keep up with Ospreay briefly.

Umino would slow the pace down with a sleeper hold, before an elbow to the crown of Ospreay’s head. Ospreay was able to hotshot Umino on the top rope, before running him down with a boot to the face. Umino would take an elbow to the neck before being lifted up and dropped with a backbreaker.

Ospreay would look for a suplex before Umino blocked taking Ospreay down and hitting a running dropkick. Umino would be able to hit a twisting neckbreaker, getting a two count. Ospreay was sent out to the floor, and Umino followed him with a flipping senton off the apron.

Umino would hit the shotgun dropkick off the top rope, before a Fisherman Suplex for the near fall. Hammer & Anvil Elbows would follow, before Ospreay found his feet, and hit the back handspring kick to send Umino to the floor before a dive to the floor kept the pressure on.

Back in the ring Ospreay would nail the springboard forearm smash, getting a two count on Umino. Kawada style kicks from Ospreay were matched by knee strikes to the face from Umino. A trade of forearms would favour Umino, with Ospreay folding and taking some uppercuts.

Umino would be tripped up but knew to get his knees up for the shooting star press. Ospreay would be dropped with a pop up powerbomb, before being sent off the ropes. A dropkick from Umino would be caught in the air by Ospreay into a Liger Bomb. Umino would get the dropkick on the second attempt, and a third dropkick caught Ospreay in the face.

Ospreay would get crotched on the top rope, with Umino looking to take him down with a superplex. Umino would be instead sent to the mat, and hit with the Firebird Splash. Ospreay would hit the OsCutter, before battering Umino with elbow smashes to the back of the neck with Umino taking refuge in the ropes.

Umino would almost be deemed unable to continue, before he’d prevent his father for calling for the bell. He’d rise into a superkick, with Ospreay following with a second. Umino was wobbly on his feet, and would stumble into the clutches of Ospreay and the Chelsea Grin. Hidden Blade would be set, but Umino ducked before the pop up knee smash and the Cross Rhodes.

A second would follow, getting a near fall before looking for Death Rider. He’d land one, getting a two count before taking a hook kick. Umino would hit Swiss Death, before a running neckbreaker for the near fall. An elevated Death Rider would follow, before Ospreay hit the pop up elbow and Hidden Blade to the face but Umino refused to stay down then he takes another Hidden Blade then a Storm Breaker to put Umino away.

Winner & Still United States Champion: Will Ospreay (23:30) (STILL CHAMPION!!!)
Rate: 8 (Recommend)

After the match Kenny Omega shows up on the screen & challenges Ospreay for the United States Title at Wrestle Kingdom.

Finals Of The IWGP Women’s Title Tournament 
Mayu Iwatani vs. Kairi

Match starts off with a handshake then Mayu Iwatani would get a headlock in the middle of the ring, before being able to trip Kairi up and hit the dropkick to the face sending her to the floor.

Iwatani would keep the pressure on hitting a suicide dive to the floor wiping her out. Back in the ring, Mayu would soar off the top rope with a shotgun dropkick, before another dropkick to Kairi on the ropes. The elbow would take a double stomp, followed by a knee drop and another stomp before Kairi would roll to the floor to take a moment.

Kairi would get back into the ring, and right into the clutch of Iwatani with a hammerlock. She’d get a bit of distance to move, and nailed a spear with the left shoulder. Kairi was able to follow up with some handed chops to the chest, cornering Iwatani before shooting her across the ring for a dropkick. Running neckbreaker would follow, before a battle up the ramp outside the ring.

Iwatani would try and rush at Kairi for a kick, but was tripped with a drop toehold. Kairi would march up the ramp, before a running knee strike down the ramp. Back in the ring, Kairi would soar off the top rope with an elbow smash, before applying a headscissor hold. Iwatani was able to fight free before taking a spinning backfist and laughing it off before a strike to the face of Kairi.

Iwatani & Kairi would rise to their feet, and kept the hard strikes coming. Iwatani would have nothing behind her eyes as she nailed a series of forearm smashes, before a brutal dropkick into the corner. Kairi would block the Springboard Poisonrana, placing Mayu in the tree of woe for the Marine Spike.

Mayu was able to counter before the frankensteiner off the top rope. Kairi was placed in the drop zone before a frog splash for a two count. A moonsault attempt would be avoided, with Kairi rolling towards the corner causing Iwatani to get nothing but canvas. Mayu would be speared into the corner, before The Anchor would be applied but Mayu survived.

The elbow drop from Kairi was well scouted, with Iwatani rolling to the floor. Kairi would instead hit a flying crossbody down to the floor. Back in the ring, the fallaway slam into a bridge would be enough to get a two count. Iwatani would take the Cutlass Strike before blocking a spear mid air with a superkick.

Iwatani would hit the Tombstone Piledriver and a bridging dragon suplex before Kairi would finally drop her with a Cutlass Strike. Tokyo Slam would put Iwatani in the drop zone before an elbow drop to the spine, with a 2nd Tokyo Slam only gets a 2 count.

Kairi would ask why Iwatani is still fighting, pulling her up in the middle of the ring for some elbow smashes. Iwatani would be able to work into a Crucifix Bomb for a 2 count. Sliding D was blocked with a kick to the arm before the dragon suplex was hit for the 2nd time with Kairi rolling her shoulder off the mat.

Another dragon suplex would put the feet of Kairi in the ropes, meaning no valid pinfall but another drop on the neck. Kairi would avoid a superkick and pin Iwatani but she’d bridge out. Rolling backfist in the corner would see Iwatani crumble to the mat. Kairi hits the Insane Elbow to put Iwatani away.

Winner & New Women’s Champion: Kairi (25:28) (NEW CHAMPION!!!!)
Rate: 8 (Recommend)

After the match Tam Nakano comes out to accept Kairi’s challenge for Wrestle Kingdom