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Dragon Gate “King Of Gate 2020” Tournament Results (Days 1-3)

Written by Shannon Walsh

Dragon Gate opening day results of the “King Of Gate 2020” tournament from Japan 🇯🇵 at Lapis Hall on 5/15/20 and live on Dragon Gate Network  https://dragongate.live/

This show was the 1st Round of A Block action.

Kzy vs. H•Y•O

Kzy won by Disqualification when he and the referee were attacked with the turnbuckle pad in 9:08.

YAMATO vs. Ryo Saito

Saito got the pin after the Galleria in 13:11.

Diamante vs. Dragon Kid 

Diamante pinned Kid with the Vuelta Finale in 10:53.

Yosuke Saint María vs. Susumu Yokosuka 

Santa Maria used a Leg Roll Clutch for the win in 11:48.

Day 2 on 5/16/20 with B Block action:

Kaito Ishida beat Jason Lee by ankle lock submission in 10:02.

Keisuke Okuda pinned BxB Hulk after the Lights Out in 11:26.

KAI pinned Genki Horiguchi with the Gannosuke Clutch in 10:06.

Naruki Doi beat Big R Shimizu with the V9 Clutch in 4:38.

Day 3 with C Block matches on 5/17/20:

Ben-K pinned Kagetora after a spear in 11:04.

Eita pinned Strong Machine J after the Imperial Uno in 14:21

Kazma Sakamoto pinned Masaaki Mochizuki after the Plus Driver in 15:18.

Dragon Dia pinned Takashi Yoshida with the Reptilian Rana in 8:27.

The tournament will resume this weekend and include non-tournament tag team matches with the following schedule:

A Block on 5/22/20 (11pm EST on 5/21)
Yosuke Santa Maria vs. Diamante
Kzy vs. YAMATO
Gamma and K-ness vs. Konomama Ichikawa and Shachihoko Machine

B Block on 5/23/20 (11pm EST on 5/22)
Keisuke Okuda vs. Kaito Ishida
KAI vs. Naruki Doi
Ho Ho Lun and Super Shisa vs. Problem Dragon and Jimmy

C Block on 5/24/20 (11pm EST on 5/23)
Eita vs. Ben K
Dragon Dia vs. Kazma Sakamoto
Masato Yoshino, Don Fujii, and Yasushi Kanda vs. Punch Tominaga, Kota Minoura, and Oji Shiiba

Shannon Walsh @WrestlingDemons

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