Cruel Summer #8: Shinya Hashimoto vs. Kazuo Yamazaki (1998) w/ Dylan Fox

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WH Park welcomes one of the co-hosts of the Eastern Lariat podcast, Dylan Fox to discuss the finals of NJPW’s 8th G1 Climax tournament: Shinya Hashimoto vs. Kazuo Yamazaki from August 2, 1998.

Dylan and WH discuss Big Mouth Loud, a history of Kazuo Yamazaki, the merits of ¥5,000,000 cheques, and a bit of talk about latter-day FMW among other topics.

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. New episodes every Saturday and Sunday morning.

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