This morning saw the continuation of NJPW’s 30th annual G1 Climax, with the twelfth set of five tournament matches.
Matches that saw SANADA attempt to continue his road to recovery with a technical war over Bullet Club member KENTA, alongside ‘The Ace of NJPW’ Hiroshi Tanahashi attempt to defeat the evil of NJPW, in the form of LIJ traitor EVIL.
Full results from day twelve of NJPW’s G1 Climax (October 7th), as well as the updated league standings, can be found below:
Full results from day eleven of the tournament can be found here.
Non Tournament Match:
Yuya Uemura vs Gabriel Kidd
Winner: Gabriel Kidd via Pinfall (Butterfly Suplex)
Hirooki Goto (2/3) vs YOSHI-HASHI (1/4)
Winner: Hirooki Goto via Pinfall (GTR)
Toru Yano (3/2) vs Zack Sabre Jr. (2/3)
Winner: Zack Sabre Jr. via Sumbmission (4 Figure Heel Hook)
SANADA (2/3) vs KENTA (2/3)
Winner: Sanada via Pinfall (O’Conner Bridge)
Juice Robinson (3/2) vs Tetsuya Naito (4/1)
Winner: Tetsuya Naito via Pinfall (Destino)
Hiroshi Tanahashi (3/2) vs EVIL (3/2)
Winner: Evil via Pinfall (Evil)
Updated League Table:
Tetsuya Naito – 10 points.
EVIL –8 points.
Juice Robinson – 6 points.
Toru Yano – 6 points.
Hiroshi Tanahashi – 6 points.
Zack Sabre Jr. – 6 points.
Hirooki Goto – 6 points.
SANADA – 6 points.
KENTA –4 points.
YOSHI-HASHI – 2 points.
With seven shows left until the G1 Climax final on October 18th, it is still anyone’s to win so make sure to tune in to New Japan World to watch as it unfolds.
For a full list of the dates and times (BST) for the key matches throughout all of this years’ G1 Climax visit our article here.
The full match listings for every day of the G1 can be found over on NJPW’s English website.
Full results will be posted every day throughout the G1 and make sure to check back regularly for news, results and analysis.