Welcome to the live results blog for NJPW New Year Dash event on January 5, 2023, live from Ota City General Gymnasium in Tokyo, Japan.
As it has always been the case, no match card was announced for New Year Dash event prior to the event. It started new storylines after Wrestle Kingdom 17. The only confirmed match in prior was is KOPW 2023 Trophy match between Shingo Takagi, Toru Yano, Great-O-Khan, and Sho, who qualified from New Japan Rambo match from Wrestle Kingdom.
IWGP World Champion Kazuchika Okada and IWGP US Champion Kenny Omega headlined the event with a tag team match against Jeff Cobb and Aaron Henare. Several other stars and big stables were in action on the card. Check below for match card and results live from the NJPW New Year Dash event on January 5, 2023.
- HOUSE OF TORTURE (Evil, Yujiro Takahashi & Dick Togo) def. Tomoaki Honma, Tiger Mask & Ren Narita – 6- Person Tag Team Match
- Taichi, Douki & Yoshinobu Kanemaru def. Will Ospreay, TJP & Francesco Akira – 6- Person Tag Team Match
- Zack Sabre Jr., Shane Haste & Mikey Nicholls def. Yoshi Hashi, Tomohiro Ishii & Hirooki Goto – 6- Person Tag Team Match
- YOH, Ryusuke Taguchi, Togi Makabe & Shota Umino def. Hiromu Takahashi, Sanada, Tetsuya Naito , Bushi – 8-Person Tag Team Match
- Tama Tonga, Master Wato, Hikuleo, Hiroshi Tanahashi def. Jay White, El Phantasmo, Taiji Ishimori & KENTA – 8-Person Tag Team Match
- Shingo Takagi def. Toru Yano, Great-O-Khan & Sho – Fatal 4-Way match for KOPW 2023 Trophy
- Kazuchika Okada & Kenny Omega def. United Empire(Jeff Cobb & Aaron Henare) – Tag Team Match