Cruel Summer #28: Hiroshi Tanahashi vs. Kota Ibushi (2018) w/ John Pollock

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WH Park reunites with John Pollock on the final episode of Cruel Summer (for now) to discuss the finals of NJPW G1 Climax 28: Kota Ibushi vs. Hiroshi Tanahashi from August 12, 2018.

They also discuss being able to see all 3 shows at Budokan Hall and how it compares to Sumo Hall, the significance of Katsuyori Shibata being in Tanahashi’s corner for this match, WH’s Top 10 G1 Finals and Top 5 G1 Final wrestlers. Plus a special announcement about WH’s next project on POST Wrestling.

Click here to watch this match on New Japan World (account required).

WH Park and a special guest look back at the finals of every NJPW G1 Climax tournament in Cruel Summer, a limited-edition podcast from POST Wrestling.

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I’ve just been listening to the Cruel Summer series.
It is absolutely awesome!

Nice work on this WH and to all the guests!