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WWE aired the first four matches of the Cruiserweight tournament Wednesday night on WWE Network.
Included was Kota Ibushi defeating Sean Maluta in a First Round match.
First Round matches continue on next week’s second of ten episodes in the inaugural Cruiserweight tournament.
Left Side Bracket
- Akira Tozawa vs. Kenneth Johnson (7/20 airing)
- Jack Gallagher vs. Fabian Aichner
- Tajiri vs. Damian Slater (7/20 airing)
- Gran Metalik beat Alejandro Saez (7/13)
- Drew Gulak vs. Harv Sihra
- Zack Sabre, Jr. vs. Tyson Dux
- Noam Dar vs. Gurv Sihra
- HoHo Lun beat Ariya Daivari (7/13)
Right Side Bracket
- Brian Kendrick vs. Raul Mendoza
- Tony Nese vs. Anthony Bennett
- Kota Ibushi beat Sean Maluta (7/13)
- Cedric Alexander beat Clement Petoit (7/13)
- T.J. Perkins vs. Da Mack (7/20 airing)
- Johnny Gargano vs. Tommaso Ciampa
- Lince Dorado vs. Mustafa Ali (7/20 airing)
- Rich Swann vs. Jason Lee