NJPW's annual G1 Climax tournament took place on July 6th, 2019 from the American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas. The show was broadcast live on NJPW World and AXS television.
The biggest tournament of the year for NJPW often delivers classic matches that are often considered among the best matches in all of wrestling. Tonight's edition of the G1 from Dallas, Texas delivered the familiar brand of G1 Tournament matches to a Western audience for the first time in the history of the tournament.
Wrestling News World's own, Anthony Suter, was there providing coverage of the event for both Wrestling News World and Smark to Death. The full audio review he provided can be found below.
Guerrillas of Destiny (Tama Tonga and Toanga Loa) defeated Roppongi 3k (Sho and Yoh)
Jeff Cobb and Ren Narita defeated Tomohiro Ishii and Shota Umino
Hirooki Goto and Yoshi-Hashi defeated Jay White and Chase Owens
Toru Yano, Juice Robinson, and Jyushin Thunder Liger def Tetsuya Naito, Shingo Takagi, and Bushi
G1 A Block Match: Lance Archer defeated Will Ospreay
G1 A Block Match: Bad Luck Fale defeated Evil
G1 A Block Match: Sanada defeated Zack Sabre Jr
G1 A Block Match: KENTA defeated Kota Ibushi
G1 A Block Match: Kazuchika Okada defeated Hiroshi Tanahashi
Current A Block Standings:
Okada 2 points
Lance Archer 2 Points
Sanada 2 Points
Bad Luck Fale 2 Points
KENTA 2 Points
Will Ospreay 0 Points
Zack Sabre Jr 0 Points
Evil 0 Points
Kota Ibushi 0 Points
Hiroshi Tanahashi 0 Points
Night 2 of the G1 Climax 29 Tournament will begin Saturday, July 13th and will feature matchups from the B Block.