It is highly rumored that WWE is going to sign international sensation Kenny Omega with a “fantastic deal”. Rumored went high when he lost IWGP Heavyweight Championship to Hiroshi Tanahashi. In the semi main event Chris Jericho who is currently hottest free agent in pro-wrestling lost to Tetsuya Naito and dropped IWGP Intercontinental Championship. (Image credit – njpw1972.com)
Here are quick and short NJPW Wrestle Kingdom 13 Results for you but before that let’s see attendance figures of NJPW Wrestle Kingdom in last three years.
|2017||Wrestle Kingdom 11||26,192|
|2018||Wrestle Kingdom 12||34,995|
|2019||Wrestle Kingdom 13||38,162|
NJPW Wrestle Kingdom 13 Results
Gauntlet Match : No. 1 Contender for NEVER Openweight Six-Man Tag Team Championship-
- Yuji Nagata, Jeff Cobb and David Finlay def. Hangman Page, Yujiro Takahashi and Marty Scurll.
- Yuji Nagata, Jeff Cobb and David Finlay def. Hirooki Goto, Beretta and Chuckie T.
- Minoru Suzuki, Lance Archer and Davey Boy Smith Jr. def. Yuji Nagata, Jeff Cobb and David Finlay
- Togi Makabe, Toru Yano and Ryusuke Taguchi def. Minoru Suzuki, Lance Archer and Davey Boy Smith Jr.
Togi Makabe, Toru Yano and Ryusuke Taguchi became number one contender for NEVER Openweight Six-Man Tag Team Championship in a long and entertaining match.
NEVER Openweight Championship Match
Will Ospreay defeated Kota Ibushi (c) – The match was hard hitting match. Ospreay won by hitting Stormbreaker on Ibushi and become NEVER Openweight champion. Ibushi was stretchered out after the match.
IWGP Junior Heavyweight Tag Team Championship
Los Ingobernables de Japon (Bushi and Shingo Takagi) defeated Suzuki-gun (Yoshinobu Kanemaru and El Desperado) (c) and Roppongi 3K (Sho and Yoh) – Shingo Takagi won the match for his team and with Bushi become IWGP Junior Heavyweight Tag Team Champions.
Revolution Pro Wrestling British Heavyweight Championship Match
Zack Sabre Jr. defeated Tomohiro Ishii (c)- Sabre Jr. became new champion. He won the match by submission over the champion.
IWGP Tag Team Championship
Ingobernables de Japon defeated Guerrillas of Destiny (Tama Tonga and Tanga Loa) (c) and The Young Bucks- Matt Jackson from the Young Bucks was pinned by Sanada from Ingobernables de Japon to become new tag team champions.
IWGP United States Championship Match
Juice Robinson defeated Cody (c) – In the match announcers mentioned AEW several times. Juice defeated Cody and become new champion.
IWGP Junior Heavyweight Championship Match
Taiji Ishimori defeated Kushida(c) – Kushida’s Back to the Future-themed entrance was one of the key point of the night. Ishimori defeated him in very decent match.
Jay White defeated Kazuchika Okada – Okada returned with his blonde hair look. This was the first match with no title on the line.
IWGP Intercontinental Championship
Tetsuya Naito defeated Chris Jericho (c) – The match was already in a hot pot with no disqualification stipulation. Naito hit Jericho with title belt to won the championship.
IWGP Heavyweight Championship Match
Hiroshi Tanahashi defeated Kenny Omega (c) – Tanahashi destroyed Omega in the main event to become IWGP Heavyweight champion for the record 8th time. Omega’s loss had increased speculation for his involvement in Royal rumble match.