Results from Day 16 of the 2016 NJPW G-1 Climax, scenarios for each block heading into semi-finals this weekend

8/10 NJPW G-1 Climax Day 16 (B Block) iPPV Results: Yamagata, Japan

* Kenny Omega def. Katsuhiko Nakajima by pinfall with the One Winged Angel.

* EVIL def. Toru Yano by pinfall with Go to Hell.

* Tetsuya Naito def. YOSHI-HASHI by pinfall with Destino.

* NEVER Champion Katsuyori Shibata def. Yuji Nagata via referee stoppage.

* Main Event: IWGP Intercontinental Champion Michael Elgin def. Tomoaki Honma by pinfall with the Elgin Bomb.


Current Standings

A Block

* Hiroshi Tanahashi (5-3, 10 points)
* Kazuchika Okada (5-3, 10 points)
* Naomichi Marufuji (5-3, 10 points)
* Hirooki Goto (5-3, 10 points)
* Bad Luck Fale (5-3, 10 points)
* Togi Makabe (4-4, 8 points) MATHEMATICALLY ELIMINATED
* Tomohiro Ishii (3-5, 6 points) MATHEMATICALLY ELIMINATED
* Tama Tonga (3-5, 6 points) MATHEMATICALLY ELIMINATED
* SANADA (3-5, 6 points) MATHEMATICALLY ELIMINATED
* Hiroyoshi Tenzan (2-6, 4 points) MATHEMATICALLY ELIMINATED

B Block

* Tetsuya Naito (6-2, 12 points)
* Kenny Omega (5-3, 10 points)
* Katsuyori Shibata (5-3, 10 points)
* Michael Elgin (5-3, 10 points)
* Katsuhiko Nakajima (4-4, 8 points) MATHEMATICALLY ELIMINATED
* Toru Yano (4-4, 8 points) MATHEMATICALLY ELIMINATED
* YOSHI-HASHI (3-5, 6 points) MATHEMATICALLY ELIMINATED
* Yuji Nagata (3-5, 6 points) MATHEMATICALLY ELIMINATED
* EVIL (3-5, 6 points) MATHEMATICALLY ELIMINATED
* Tomoaki Honma (2-6, 4 points) MATHEMATICALLY ELIMINATED


Scenarios heading into the Day 17 and 18 Semi-Finals on Friday and Saturday at Sumo Hall to determine A and B Block Winners

A Block Semi-Finals (Friday 8/12)

* Tanahashi – win over Okada
* Okada – win over Tanahashi, Fale loss to Tonga, Goto win over Marufuji
* Marufuji – win over Goto, Fale loss to Tonga, Okada win over Tanahashi
* Goto – win over Marufuji, Tanahashi vs. Okada goes to a Draw, Double Countout/DQ
* Fale – win over Tonga, Okada win over Tanahashi, Marufuji win over Goto

B Block Semi-Finals (Saturday 8/13)

* Naito – win over Omega
* Omega – win over Naito, Shibata loss to EVIL, Elgin loss to Nakajima
* Shibata – win over EVIL, Omega win over Naito, Elgin loss to Nakajima
* Elgin – win over Nakajima, Omega win over Naito, Shibata loss to EVIL (Elgin would tie with Omega in B Block at 6-3, leading to a Decision Match on Sunday’s Finals)