G1 lineup confirmed
The block match lineups have now been set for G1 Climax 32. With a record 28 participants across four blocks this year, the tournament will see action from every block, every night, on the way to a Budokan showdown for all four blocks with eight matches on a stacked card. Then the next two nights will see tournament semifinals and finals as we determine who makes it through a record breaking summer!
NIGHT ONE: July 16, Sapporo
Kazuchika Okada and Jeff Cobb collide in a match that determined B Block in 2021! Hiroshi Tanahashi battles tournament debutant Aaron Henare! SANADA meets Jay White and long time rivals WIll Ospreay and El Phantasmo do battle!
NIGHT TWO: July 17, Sapporo
Sapporo native Taichi seeks the homefield advantage over Tomohiro Ishii! Zack Sabre Jr. and KENTA continue a streak of G1 classics! Toru Yano faces the massive JONAH! Shingo Takagi and Juice Robinson collide!
NIGHT THREE: July 20, Sendai
A clash of giants as Lance Archer and Bad Luck Fale meet! Tama Tonga faces former ally Chase Owens! Hirooki Goto tackles Tetsuya Naito and David Finlay meets Yujiro Takahashi.
NIGHT FOUR: July 23 Ota
A match that decided A Block in 2020, Tomohiro Ishii and Jay White go to war! YOSHI-HASHI faces Shingo Takagi! A CHAOS derby of Toru Yano and Kazuchika Okada! ZSJ faces Aaron Henare!
NIGHT FIVE: July 24 Ota
Hiroshi Tanahashi and Tetsuya Naito a main event in any arena! El Phantasmo and Yujiro Takahashi in an all BULLET CLUB clash! Jeff Cobb faces Bad Luck Fale, and SANADA battles rival Taichi!
NIGHT SIX: July 26, Korakuen
KENTA faces EVIL! Former partners David Finlay and Juice Robinson explode! Tom Lawlor battles Lance Archer, Great-O-Khan meets nemesis Chase Owens!
NIGHT SEVEN: July 27, Korakuen
Toru Yano takes on bad Luck Fale! Hirooki Goto faces Aaron henare! Tomohiro Ishii and Tama Tonga collide, and Will Ospreay meets Yujiro Takahashi!
NIGHT EIGHT: July 30, Aichi
Tom Lawlor faces the giant JONAH! SANADA and Great-O-Khan in a Wrestle Kingdom rematch! Hiroshi Tanahashi meets Zack Sabre Jr., Shingo Takagi faces David Finlay!
Night NINE: July 31, Aichi
Five block matches! Tetsuya Naito and EVIL clash! Jay White faces Chase Owens! YOSHI-HASHI tackles Juice Robinson, Jeff Cobb meets Lance Archer and Kazuchika Okada faces Bad Luck Fale!
Night TEN: August 2, Hamamatsu
Double B Block action sees Tomohiro Ishii vs Great-O-Khan and Tama Tonga vs SANADA! David Finlay vs Will Ospreay in a New Japan Cup 2021 rematch! Tom Lawlor faces dream opponent Toru Yano! Hirooki Goto vs KENTA!
Night ELEVEN: August 5, Matsuyama
Double C Block matches see Tetsuya Naito versus Aaron Henare and Hiroshi Tanahashi facing EVIL! A JONAH vs Jeff Cobb hoss fight! Taichi vs Chase Owens, Juice Robinson vs Yujiro Takahashi!
Night TWELVE: August 6, Osaka
Double D Block matches- Will Ospreay vs Shingo Takagi and YOSHI-HASHI vs El Phantasmo! Toru Yano meets Lance Archer! Great-O-Khan vs Jay White, Hirooki Goto vs ZSJ!
Night THIRTEEN: August 7, Osaka
A Block action sees Kazuchika Okada face JONAH and Tom Lawlor taking on Bad Luck Fale! Juice Robinson vs El Phantasmo in a BULLET CLUB derby! Aaron Henare vs EVIL, Tomohiro Ishii vs Chase Owens!
Night FOURTEEN: August 9, Hiroshima
B Block double up with Tama Tonga vs Taichi and SANADA vs Chase Owens! Tetsuya Naito vs KENTA! JONAH vs Lance Archer! YOSHI-HASHI meets Yujiro Takahashi!
Night FIFTEEN: August 10, Hiroshima
Double C Block action has Zack Sabre Jr. and EVIL, and Hirooki Goto vs Hiroshi Tanahashi! Kazuchika Okada and Tom Lawlor do battle! Tama Tonga vs Great-O-Khan! David Finlay vs El Phantasmo!
Night SIXTEEN: August 13, Machida
D Block action sees YOSHI-HASHI vs Will Ospreay, and Shingo Takagi vs Yujiro Takahashi! Toru Yano vs Jeff Cobb! Taichi vs Jay White! Aaron Henare vs KENTA!
Night SEVENTEEN: August 14, Nagano
Hiroshi Tanahashi vs KENTA, Taichi vs great-O-Khan, Tom Lawlor vs Jeff Cobb and YOSHI-HASHI vs David Finlay in critical matches for each block!
Night EIGHTEEN: August 16 Nippon Budokan
The final two matches from each block on one bumper card will see the final four set!