The NJPW Best of the Super Juniors tournament has a rich legacy and storied history within the world of professional wrestling, that features the best of light heavyweights from New Japan and around the world.
Dating back to its inception in 1988, this annual tournament has showcased the incredible athleticism and high-flying action of the junior heavyweight division, while also serving as a platform for emerging talent and establishing future stars in the industry. Notable winners of the tournament include legendary performers such as Jushin Thunder Liger, Chris Benoit, Eddie Guerrero, Prince Devitt (Finn Balor), Will Ospreay, and Hiromu Takahashi, among others.
The A Block consists of IWGP Jr. Heavyweight Champion Hiromu Takahashi, “Speedball” Mike Bailey, TJP, Titan, Lio Rush, SHO, KUSHIDA, DOUKI, Ryusuke Taguchi, and Taiji Ishimori.
The B Block includes El Desperado, YOH, Master Wato, BUSHI, Dan Moloney, Yoshinobu Kanemaru, Robbie Eagles, Francesco Akira, Kevin Knight, and Clark Connors.
We are now at the halfway stage of BOSG 30.
You can check out the full results from BOSJ (Night 6) on Thursday, 5/18 from Iwate below:
Here’s the lineup for BOSJ Night 7 on Friday, 5/19 from Aomori:
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