NJPW Fighting Spirit 1996 was a Special Event produced by New Japan Pro Wrestling, which took place on February 25, 1996, at the Ryōgoku Kokugikan in Tokyo, Japan.

It's the 27° edition of the Toukon Series / Fighting Spirit event series, after NJPW Fighting Spirit 1995.

The event had an attendance of 11,500 fans. The main event of the show was Jushin Thunder Liger & Keiji Muto vs. Naoki Sano & Nobuhiko Takada.

Below you can find the full match card and results of NJPW Fighting Spirit 1996, and more information about the event.

Event Info

  • Event Name NJPW Fighting Spirit 1996

NJPW Fighting Spirit 1996 Results

  • Tokimitsu Ishizawa defeats Tatsuhito Takaiwa
  • Yuji Nagata defeats Akitoshi Saito
  • Heisei Ishingun (Kengo Kimura, Kuniaki Kobayashi & Michiyoshi Ohara) defeat Osamu Kido, Takashi Iizuka & Tadao Yasuda
  • El Samurai, Black Tiger & Gran Hamada defeat Dean Malenko, Koji Kanemoto & Shinjiro Otani
  • Kazuo Yamazaki defeats Hiro Saito
  • Riki Choshu & Kensuke Sasaki defeat Osamu Nishimura & Satoshi Kojima
  • #1 Contender (IWGP Heavyweight Championship)

    Shiro Koshinaka defeats Hiroyoshi Tenzan
  • IWGP Tag Team Championship

    Junji Hirata & Shinya Hashimoto (c) defeat Golden Cups (Yoji Anjo & Yoshihiro Takayama) to retain the titles
  • Jushin Thunder Liger & Keiji Muto defeat Naoki Sano & Nobuhiko Takada
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