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New Japan G1 Climax results and open thread for Tuesday, August 11: Yano vs. Ibushi & more!

Excitement continues to grow for one of the most thrilling events on the pro wrestling calendar, New Japan Pro Wrestling's G1 Climax.

This year's version, the 25th annual, will feature a 20 men competing across 19 dates - the most in history - for a spot in the finals on August 16. Each show will be broadcast worldwide on New Japan's streaming service, NJPW World. Here at Cageside, we'll have open threads & results for each show, so you can watch along with the best pro wrestling community on the internet.

A primer for the event can be found here; a full schedule, more information on how to watch and some predictions here.

The fifteenth day of action takes place at Korakuen Hall, as we're in Tokyo from here on out. Today, it's back to A Block, one of two groupings whose winner will go on to a spot in the finals...this Sunday, August 16!

Testuya Naito vs. Doc Gallows

Hiroyoshi Tenzan vs. Katsuyori Shibata

Kota Ibushi vs. Toru Yano

A.J. Styles vs. Bad Luck Fale

Hiroshi Tanahashi vs. Togi Makabe

Enjoy the show!

Day 15 Results:

Doc Gallows defeats Testuya Naito via pinfall following Gallows Pole

Hiroyoshi Tenzan defeats Katsuyori Shibata via submission with an Anaconda Vice

Toru Yano defeats Kota Ibushi via pinfall following a lowblow and a roll-up

A.J. Styles defeats Bad Luck Fale via pinfall with his feet on the ropes for leverage when his Bullet Club brother refuses to lay down for him

Hiroshi Tanahashi defeats Togi Makabe via pinfall following High Fly Flow


Current standings in Block A:

A.J. Styles 12
Hiroshi Tanahashi 12
Tetsuya Naito 10
Bad Luck Fale 10
Katsuyori Shibata 8
Togi Makabe 8
Kota Ibushi 6
Toru Yano 6
Doc Gallows 4
Hiroyoshi Tenzan 4

Current standings in Block B:

Kazuchika Okada 12
Karl Anderson 10
Hirooki Goto 10
Shinsuke Nakamura 10
Michael Elgin 8
Tomohiro Ishii 8
Yujiro Takahashi 4
Satoshi Kojima 4
Yuji Nagata 4
Tomoaki Honma 0

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