Hiromu Takahashi to meet El Desperado in NJPW Best of the Super Juniors final

Hiromu Takahashi and El Desperado are running it back and will compete against each other in the finals of Best of the Super Juniors

Photo Courtesy: New Japan Pro-Wrestling

Takahashi and Desperado to run it back.

New Japan Pro-Wrestling’s 2022 Best of the Super Juniors tournament is coming to a close as the A and B block winners have been determined. Emerging victorious from the B block is El Desperado who defeated El Phantasmo to advance. The A Block final saw Hiromu Takahashi best IWGP Junior Heavyweight Champion Taiji Ishimori to advance.

Hiromu and Desperado last went one-on-one at Wrestle Kingdom 16 night one when Desperado defeated Hiromu to retain the IWGP Junior Heavyweight Title.

Below are the results from today’s Best of the Super Juniors event from Toyama, Japan:

  • Best of the Super Juniors B Block: Master Wato (8) def. DOUKI (6)
  • Best of the Super Juniors A Block: Yoshinobu Kanemaru (8) def. Ryusuke Taguchi (6)
  • Best of the Super Juniors B Block: BUSHI (8) def. El Lindaman (8)
  • Best of the Super Juniors A Block: Clark Connors (8) def. Alex Zayne (8)
  • Best of the Super Juniors B Block: Wheeler YUTA (10) def. TJP (8)
  • Best of the Super Juniors A Block: SHO (10) def. YOH (8)
  • Best of the Super Juniors B Block: Titán (8) def. Robbie Eagles
  • Best of the Super Juniors A Block: Francesco Akira (8) def. Ace Austin (10)
  • Best of the Super Juniors B Block: El Desperado (12) def. El Phantasmo (12)
  • Best of the Super Juniors A Block: Hiromu Takahashi (12) def. Taiji Ishimori (12)
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