Two sets of tag champions lose match at World Tag League

Originally published at Two sets of tag champions lose match at World Tag League

The B Block of NJPW’s World Tag League sees a three-way tie for first place after the latest card.

Friday’s event in Yamanashi saw the team of Yuya Uemura & Taichi, Lance Archer & Alex Zayne, and Soberano Jr. & Atlantis Jr. extend their records to 2-0 each holding four points during the first week of the tournament.

The main event saw Uemura & Taichi defeat STRONG Openweight Tag Champions El Phantasmo & Hikuelo after Taichi hit Black Mephisto and pinned ELP.

Archer & Zayne beat IWGP Tag Team Champions Hirooki Goto & YOSHI-HASHI after Archer hit the Blackout on Goto and scored the win for his team.

Yuji Nagata & Minoru Suzuki are 0-2 after their latest loss coming to Yota Tsuji & Zandokan Jr. after Tsuji used Vamos Amigo on Nagata.

Soberano Jr. & Atlantis Jr. toppled Bad Luck Fale & Jack Bonza with Atlantis Jr. hitting a top rope splash on Bonza.

RESULTS:
*B BLOCK: Taichi & Yuya Uemura (2-0) over Hikuleo & El Phantasmo (1-1) in 20:50
*B BLOCK: Lance Archer & Alex Zayne (2-0) over Hirooki Goto & YOSHI-HASHI (0-2) in 11:30
*B BLOCK: Yota Tsuji & Zandokan Jr. (1-1) over Yuji Nagata & Minoru Suzuki (0-2) in 9:45
*B BLOCK: Atlantis Jr. & Soberano Jr. (2-0) over Bad Luck Fale & Jack Bonza (0-2) in 9:17
*Shane Haste, Mikey Nicholls & Kosei Fujita over Great O-Khan, HENARE & Callum Newman in 9:43
*EVIL, Yujiro & Yoshinobu Kanemaru over Shingo Takagi, Hiromu Takahashi & BUSHI in 8:43
*Tomohiro Ishii, Toru Yano, YOH & Ryusuke Taguchi over Alex Coughlin, Gabe Kidd, Taiji Ishimori & Gedo in 8:43
*Ren Narita, Shota Umino & Master Wato over Gates of Agony & Yuto Nakashima in 7:37