The G1 Special is a professional wrestling event promoted by New Japan Pro Wrestling (NJPW), the event was held since 2017 and aired domestically as an international pay-per-view (iPPV). The event's name refers to the annual G1 Climax tournament as these shows also served as a prelude to the year's G1 Climax tournament. Following in 2019, the event was changed into the G1 Supercard event.
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|1||G1 Special in USA||July 1, 2019||Long Beach, California||Long Beach Convention and Entertainment Center||2,370||Kazuchika Okada (c) versus Cody for the IWGP Heavyweight Championship|
|July 2, 2018||2,305||Kenny Omega versus Tomohiro Ishii in a tournament final match to determine the inaugural IWGP United States Heavyweight Championship|
|2||G1 Special in San Francisco||July 7, 2018||Daly City, California||Cow Palace||6,333||Kenny Omega (c) versus Cody for the IWGP Heavyweight Championship|
|3||G1 Supercard||April 6, 2019||New York City, New York||Madison Square Garden||16,534||Jay Lethal (c) versus Marty Scurll versus Matt Taven for the ROH World Championship|
|Jay White (c) versus Kazuchika Okada for the IWGP Heavyweight Championship|
(c) – refers to the champion(s) heading into the match