The first round of the NJPW New Japan Cup continued today with YOSHI-HASHI, David Finaly, and Jay White advancing to the second round. The finals take place on March 21 with the winner getting a IWGP World Heavyweight Championship match against Kota Ibushi on April 4 at Sakura Genesis.

Below are today’s full results:

* EVIL, Bad Luck Fale, KENTA, and Dick Togo defeated Hiroshi Tanahashi, Toru Yano, Juice Robinson, and Yuya Uemura
* Great-O-Khan, Will Ospreay, and Jeff Cobb defeated Satoshi Kojima, Yuji Nagata, and Tomoaki Honma
* Shingo Takagi, SANADA, Tetsuya Naito, and BUSHI defeated Kazuchika Okada, Tomohiro Ishii, Hirooki Goto, and SHO
* David Finlay defeated Chase Owens (New Japan Cup Match)
* YOSHI-HASHI defeated Yujiro Takahashi (New Japan Cup Match)
* Jay White (with Gedo) defeated Toa Henare (New Japan Cup Match)

The tournament continues tomorrow with the start of the second round. Here is the updated bracket.

Left Side:

* EVIL vs. Jeff Cobb (Second Round)
* Great-O-Khan vs. Toru Yano (Second Round)
* Hirooki Goto vs. Shingo Takagi (Second Round)
* Minoru Suzuki vs. KENTA (Second Round)

Right Side:

* Will Ospreay vs. Zack Sabre Jr. (Second Round)
* SANADA vs. Yuji Nagata (Second Round)
* David Finlay vs. YOSHI-HASHI (Second Round)
* Jay White vs. Hiroshi Tanahashi (Second Round)