Tag Archives: G1

G125 Day 14 Review (08.09.2015) Goto and Ishii head butts for everyone

At this point in the G1 I am burnt out writing these introductory paragraphs.  Block B has been a weird one for me, because it’s the less interesting side of the tournament.  Okada and Nakamura feel like this half of … Continue reading

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G125 Day 12 Review (08.07.2015), The Day I Started To Appreciate Satoshi Kojima

Day 12 is upon us and nothing is really settled at this point.  Block B has been coming on strong lately after having some pretty poor showings at the beginning of the tournament (in my opinion).  My MVP of the … Continue reading

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G125 Day 11 Review (08.05.2015) Please Appreciate Naito

Bad Luck Fale (3-2, 6 Pts) v. Hiroyoshi Tenzan (1-4, 2 Pts) [Block A]:  This was a good match, in the same way that any random pairing of two guys with zero forward momentum would be a good match.  One … Continue reading

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G125 Day 9 Review, You Get Six Points, We All Get Six Points

We’ve completed 8 days of the 2015 G1 tournament.  The surprises for me so far have been Naito, who has been a revelation in his new attitude, Michael Elgin who has made a case that he should never be allowed … Continue reading

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G126 Day 7 Reviewed (07.29.2015), Shibata/Ibushi and Styles/Naito

We’re back on Day 7 with the A Block.  Which means we’re going to see some great matches, plus we’ll get to see how Yano and Tenzan recover from their head trauma.  I’m going to be brief today because I’m … Continue reading

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G1 25 Day 5 Review, The Best Day of the Tournament So Far

I’m not trying to alarm anyone but it’s become clear that New Japan thinks Block A is the superior side of the tournament right?  Day 1, 3 and 5 have all been multi-camera broadcast shows, with Day 2 and 4 … Continue reading

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G1 25 Day 4 Review, Does Honma Pin Okada? (Hint: No)

On paper I had very little faith that Day 4 was going to live up to the hype of the previous three days.  Nothing on the show really stuck out other than Karl Anderson/Hirooki Goto.  At this point Block B seems to be … Continue reading

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