N1 Victory 2020 was back with the penultimate show of the tournament and with the winners of the A & B blocks being decided.
At the top of the card, the GHC Heavyweight Champion Go Shiozaki took on Kaito Kiyomiya, whilst over in B Block Katsuhiko Nakajima faced Naomichi Marufuji in back to back matches of NOAH old vs new guard. There were several ways that the blocks could have shaken out, but were ultimately decided by these final matches.
This event was shown on Abema and can be watched here for free.
The results and final standings in the N1 Victory tournament are as follows:
Shuhei Taniguchi defeated Yoshiki Inamura pinning him after delivering three punts.
Manabu Soya beat Kazushi Sakuraba by reversing the cross armbreaker attempt into a pinning combination.
Masa Kitamiya pinned Masaaki Mochizuki following a second rope Saito Suplex.
Takashi Sugiura defeated Kenoh when Kenoh passes out in a front neck lock.
Atsushi Kotoge won the junior rumble by last eliminating HAYATA by pinfall after a moonsault.
Katsuhiko Nakajima beat Naomichi Marufuji after the Vertical Spike to win the B Block.
Kaito Kiyomiya pinned Go Shiozaki with the tiger suplex to win the A Block.
Kaito Kiyomiya – 7 points
Go Shiozaki – 6 points Masaaki Mochizuki – 5 points Masa Kitamiya – 4 points Manabu Soya – 4 points Kazushi Sakuraba – 4 points
Katsuhiko Nakajima – 8 points
Takashi Sugiura – 7 points Kenoh – 6 points Naomichi Marufuji – 5 points Shuhei Taniguchi – 4 points Yoshiki Inamura – 0 points
With the Block winners in the books, the matches for the final show of the N-1 Victory 2020 has fallen into place.
On October 11th we will see:
N-1 Victory Finals: Kaito Kiyomiya (A-Block Winner) vs. Katsuhiko Nakajima (B-Block Winner)
M’s Alliance (Naomichi Marufuji, Keiji Mutoh, Masakatsu Funaki, & Masaaki Mochizuki) vs. Go Shiozaki, Shuhei Tanighuchi, Mohammed Yone, & Daiki Inaba
GHC Junior Heavyweight Championship: Kotaro Suzuki (c) vs. Haoh
GHC Junior Heavyweight Tag Team Championships: STINGER (Yoshinari Ogawa & HAYATA) (c) vs. Momo no Seishun (Daisuke Harada & Atsushi Kotoge)
Sugiura-Gun (Takashi Sugiura, Kazushi Sakuraba, Kazuyuki Fujita, & Kendo Kashin) vs. Kongoh (Kenou, Masa Kitamiya, Manabu Soya, & Yoshiki Inamura)
Kongoh (Tadasuke & Nioh) vs. Akitoshi Saito & Masao Inoue
FULL THROTTLE (Hajime Ohara, Seiki Yoshioka, & YO-HEY) vs. Junta Miyakawi, Kinya Okada, & Seiya Morohashi
More information on the N1 Victory 2020 can be found here. Keep checking back for results as the N1 continues.