NJPW New Japan Cup: New Japan Openweight Tournament Finals was a Special Event and Tournament produced by New Japan Pro Wrestling, which took place on April 24, 2005, at the Osaka Prefectural Gymnasium in Osaka, Japan.

It's the inaugural edition of the New Japan Cup event series.

The event had an attendance of 5,800 fans. The main event of the show was Hiroshi Tanahashi vs. Manabu Nakanishi.

Below you can find the full match card and results of NJPW New Japan Cup: New Japan Openweight Tournament Finals, and more information about the event.

Event Info

Promotion New Japan Pro Wrestling
Event Type Special EventTournament
Event Date April 24, 2005
Year 2005
Event Series New Japan Cup
Country Japan
Location Osaka, Japan
Arena Osaka Prefectural Gymnasium
Attendance 5,800
Network Samurai! TV
Main Event Hiroshi Tanahashi vs. Manabu Nakanishi

NJPW New Japan Cup: New Japan Openweight Tournament Finals Results

  • Hiroshi Nagao defeats Yujiro
  • C.T.U. (Jushin Thunder Liger, Hirooki Goto & Masked CTU-M) vs. Tiger Mask, Koji Kanemoto & Wataru Inoue ends in a Draw via Time Limit
  • New Japan Cup 2005 - Semifinal

    Manabu Nakanishi defeats Kendo Kashin
  • New Japan Cup 2005 - Semifinal

    Hiroshi Tanahashi defeats Hiroyoshi Tenzan
  • Tatsumi Fujinami defeats Katsuhiko Nakajima
  • Satoshi Kojima defeats Togi Makabe
  • "New Japan vs. BNJ"

    Elimination Match

    Black New Japan (Masahiro Chono, Scott Norton & Ryushi Yanagisawa) & Yuji Nagata defeat Shinsuke Nakamura, Takashi Iizuka, Osamu Nishimura & Yutaka Yoshie
    Survivor: Nagata
  • New Japan Cup 2005 - Final

    Hiroshi Tanahashi defeats Manabu Nakanishi
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