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John Pollock & Wai Ting review both nights of NJPW’s Castle Attack 2021 shows headlined by Kota Ibushi vs. Tetsuya Naito for the IWGP Intercontinental Championship and Kazuchika Okada vs. EVIL.
Also on the show, Hiromu Takahashi’s vacant IWGP Jr. Heavyweight Title is decided between BUSHI vs. El Desperado vs. El Phantasmo, Hiroshi Tanahashi defends his NEVER Openweight title against The Great O-Khan, and a series of Bullet Club vs. Chaos bouts fill out both undercards including a great match between Jay White and Tomohiro Ishii.
We also share our thoughts on KENTA vs. Jon Moxley and upcoming directions for NJPW’s Anniversary Show and the New Japan Cup.
NJPW Castle Attack – Night 1
February 27, 2021
- Kazuchika Okada vs. EVIL
- Jay White vs. Tomohiro Ishii
- KOPW Provisional Championship YTR Texas Strap Match: Toru Yano (c) vs. Chase Owens
- Hirooki Goto vs. Tama Tonga
- Tanga Loa vs. YOSHI-HASHI
- Will Ospreay, The Great O-Khan & Jeff Cobb vs. Hiroshi Tanahashi, Satoshi Kojima & Hiroyoshi Tenzan
NJPW Castle Attack – Night 2
February 28, 2021
- IWGP Intercontinental Championship: Kota Ibushi (c) vs Tetsuya Naito
- IWGP Jr Heavyweight Championship: El Phantasmo vs El Desperado vs BUSHI
- NEVER Openweight Championship: Hiroshi Tanahashi (c) vs Great-O-Khan
- IWGP Heavyweight Tag Team Championship: Tanga Loa & Tama Tonga (c) vs YOSHI-HASHI & Hirooki Goto
- Toru Yano, Tomohiro Ishii & Kazuchika Okada vs Chase Owens, Jay White & EVIL
- Satoshi Kojima & Hiroyoshi Tenzan vs Jeff Cobb & Will Ospreay