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Best Of Super Juniors Final Results (6/4) Takahashi vs. Ishimori, Who Won The BOSJ?

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Photo Credit: New Japan Pro Wrestling

FIRST MATCH: Shota Umino & Tiger Mask IV vs. Flip Gordon & Chris Sabin

Tiger and Flip start the match. They tie up and exchange waistlocks. Flip does his usual series of kip-ups. Tiger hits a gut kick. Flip does a handstand but Tiger Mask counters the headscissors. Both men exchange nearfalls and shake hands. Sabin tags in. Shota tags in.

Shota and Sabin exchange headlocks. Shota knocks down Sabin with a shoulder tackle. Sabin hits a snapmare/one-legged dropkick. Flip tags in. Flip chops away on Shota’s chest. Dropkick from Flip. Flip hits a snapmare/Penalty Kick/moonsault.

Sabin tags in and gets a nearfall. Sabin locks in a chinlock. Shota fights back and hits a dropkick. Tiger Mask tags in and hits a crossbody. Tiger Mask fights off a double team attempt and hits a Tilt-A-Whirl Backbreaker for two. Sabin hits a Missile Dropkick. Sabin hits a Fisherman Buster for two.

Both men exchange strikes. Sabin hits an Enziguri. Tiger Mask hits a Tiger Driver. Shota tags in. Flip tags in.

Shota hits a back elbow. Shota hits a forearm. Flip hits a high knee. Flip hits a Samoan Pop and Shooting Star Press, followed by a Moonsault. Flip covers but Tiger Mask breaks up the pin. Flip hits 4-Nifty for the pinfall.

WINNERS: Flip Gordon & Chris Sabin

SECOND MATCH: CHAOS (Toru Yano, Tomohiro Ishii & YOSHI-HASHI) vs. Suzuki-gun (Minoru Suzuki, TAKA Michinoku & Takashi Iizuka)

Suzuki-gun attack CHAOS before the bell. Iizuka dominates YOSHI-HASHI in the ring. YOSHI-HASHI hits Head Hunter. Suzuki traps YOSHI-HASHI in a rope-assisted armbar. Everyone Brawls On The Outside™.

YOSHI-HASHI breaks the count at 15. Iizuka chews on YOSHI-HASHI’s arm. Suzuki tags in and decimates YOSHI-HASHI with chops and kicks. Suzuki hits a Penalty Kick for two. Suzuki locks in the rear naked choke, but YOSHI-HASHI fights out of the Gotch Piledriver.

TAKA tags in. TAKA hits a bicycle kick. Iizuka chews on YOSHI-HASHI’s foot. Iizuka tags in. Iizuka chews on YOSHI-HASHI’s head. TAKA runs in but gets hit with a Brainbuster from TAKA. Ishii tags in. Iizuka counters a lariat by chewing on Ishii’s arm. Iizuka chews on Ishii’s foot. Ishii chews on Iizuka’s head. Ishii hits a Suplex on Iizuka. Suzuki and Ishii exchange strikes. Ishii hits a shoulder block on Suzuki. Ishii chops away on Iizuka. Iizuka hits an inverted atomic drop. Ishii powerslams iizuka. Yano tags in. TAKA tags in.

Yano exposes the turnbuckle and TAKA runs into it. Suzuki-gun beats up Yano. TAKA hits a Shining Wizard but CHAOS breaks up the pin. TAKA gets sent into the Iron Hand of Doom. Yano rolls up TAKA for the pinfall.


THIRD MATCH: CHAOS (Hirooki Goto, Sho & Yoh) vs. Suzuki-gun (Taichi, Yoshinobu Kanemaru & El Desperado)

Goto and Taichi start the match. Taichi evades Goto and tags in Desperado. Sho tags in. They lock up. Sho gets Desperado on the ropes and Sho breaks. Yoh tags in and they hit stereo dropkicks on Kanemaru and Desperado. Triple team attack and pose from CHAOS.

Sho goes for the deadlift German Suplex but Desperado fights out. Desperado gets dropkicked out of the ring. Sho goes for a tope con hiro but lands on Tomoyuki Oka instead of Desperado. Everyone Brawls On The Outside™. Sho breaks the count at 19.

Desperado slams Sho. Kanemaru tags in. Kanemaru hits a low dropkick. Taichi tags in and corners Sho. Taichi distracts the ref as Desperado and Kanemaru target Sho. Sho tries to fight back but has nothing in his gas tank.

Sho hits a spear. Goto tags in. Goto clears the apron. Goto hits Taichi with a lariat and then suplexes Desperado onto Taichi. Goto gets a nearfall on Taichi.

Taichi hits an enziguri. Taichi hits a Buzzsaw kick for two. Suzuki-gun beats up Goto. Taichi rips off his pants. Goto blocks the Thrust Kick and hits Ushiguroshi. Yoh tags in. Kanemaru tags in.

Yoh hits an enziguri. Yoh hits a Missile Dropkick for two. Kanemaru hits a big boot. Kanemaru gets a nearfall.

Sho runs in and beats on Desperado. Sho hits a dropkick on Desperado. Kanemaru hits Yoh with Whiskey Mist. Yoh counters Deep Impact with a bridge pin for the win.


FOURTH MATCH: Hiroshi Tanahashi & Toa Henare vs. Bullet Club (Yujiro Takahashi & Marty Scurll)

Scurll and Tanahashi start the match. Chain wrestling exchange sees Tanahashi get the advantage. More chain wrestling sees Tanahashi maintain control. Scurll tags Takahashi. Tanahashi tags Henare.

Scurll hits an apron run kick on Henare. Everyone Brawls On The Outside™.

Back in the ring Takahashi dominates Henare. Takahashi slams Henare. Takahashi tags in Scurll. Scurll attempts the Romero Special but Tanahashi breaks it up. Scurll locks in a Cobra Twist. Henare breaks the hold. Tanahashi tags in and hits a crossbody on Scurll.

Tanahashi hits a Dragon Screw. Tanahashi locks in the Cloverleaf. Scurll gets to the ropes.

Scurll goes for the Chickenwing but Tanahashi fights out. Scurll blocks Slingblade and tries to snap Tanahashi’s fingers. Tanahashi fights out. Henare tags in. Takahashi tags in.

Henare hits a flying tackle. Henare hits a falling chop. Henare hits a brianbuster for two.

Yujiro chews on Henar’s hand. Scurll snaps Henare’s fingers. Tanahashi fights out of a double team and hits Scurll with Sling Blade. Tanahashi hits Takahashi with Twist & Shout. Henare hits a Flying Tackle for two. Takahashi hits a Fisherman Buster for two. Takahashi hits Pimp Drop for the pinfall.

WINNERS: Bullet Club

After the match, Scurll attacked Tanahashi and Liger made the save. Liger challenges Scurll to a six man tag match.