DIAMOND RING “DIAMOND RING Inaugural Show”, 2/11/2012 [Sat] 12:00 @ Korakuen Hall in Tokyo
~ Takashi Okita came out for his last appearance in a pro wrestling ring. He thanked the fans for supporting him as a pro wrestler and Akira Hokuto even brought Okita bouquet. A 10 count took place for Okita and the fans in attendance threw blue and white ribbon paper into the ring.
Sasaki’s latest rookie Mitsuhiro Kitamiya then took the mic and said that he is looking to shine and make a name for himself with DIAMOND RING. He wants to continue forward with DIAMOND RING for many years to come and thanked the crowd for coming out to the show.
(1) Namazu Man & Kikutaro [Akiba] vs. Masao Inoue [FREE] & Stalker Ichikawa [DG]
◆Winner: Namazu (14:54) following a Lariat from Inoue to Stalker then a Jacknife Hold.
(2) Satoshi Kajiwara, Ultimo Dragon [Toryumon MEXICO] & Taiji Ishimori [NOAH] vs. Kazunari Murakami [FREE], NOSAWA Rongai [Tokyo Gurentai] & Takeshi Minamino [Toneri Family]
◆Winner: Dragon (12:40) following the Asai DDT to Minamino.
(3) Kento Miyahara vs. Fujita “Jr” Hayato [Michinoku]
◆Winner: Hayato (10:09) with the K.I.D.
~ Hayato captured the KID out of nowhere and clinched the victory. Miyahara showed much frustration following the match and he thought to have actually had the match won. At this point it seems Miyahara may be wanting a rematch sooner than later.
(4) Kensuke Sasaki & Mitsuhiro Kitamiya vs. Kenta Kobashi & Jun Akiyama [NOAH]
◆Winner: Kobashi (23:58) following a Short Range Gowan (Strong Arm) Lariat to Kitamiya.
~ Kitamiya showed much fight in the match, but the veteran team ended up the victors. Following the bout Kitamiya bowed to both Akiyama and Kobashi and shook their hands.
(5) Katsuhiko Nakajima vs. Shingo Takagi [DRAGON GATE]
◆Winner: Nakajima (23:29) with a Cross Arm German Suplex Hold.
~ Shingo pointed out that he wanted 1 more match against Nakajima and the two shook hands.
Nakajima took a microphone and thanked everyone for coming out to the show. With the start of DIAMOND RING, Nakajima said he aims to continue growing and this is only the beginning.
AJP “40th Anniversary Year – 2012 Excite Series”, 2/11/2012 [Sat] 18:00 @ Matsushita IMP Hall in Osaka
(1) Minoru Tanaka vs. Yasufumi Nakanoueno
◆Winner: Tanaka (7:10) with the Minoru Special.
(2) Passion Fool X Hentai Wrestler Single Rematch: Hiroshi Yamato vs. Hikaru Sato [Pancrase MISSION]
◆Winner: TIME LIMIT DRAW (15:00)
(3) KENSO, Kaz Hayashi & Yutaka Yoshie [FREE] vs. Masanobu Fuchi, Takao Omori & Manabu Soya
◆Winner: KENSO (22:50) following the Diving Double Knee Drop on Fuchi.
(4) Suwama, Shuji Kondo & Takumi Soya vs. Taiyo Kea, Seiya Sanada & KAI
◆Winner: Suwama (21:30) following the Last Ride to Sanada.
(5) Masayuki Kono vs. Yuji Nagata [NJPW]
◆Winner: DRAW (8:16) Ring Out.
~ The match was restarted twice following with the first leading to another Double Ring Out and then a no-contest.
(6) All Asia Tag Team Championship Match: [Champions] “Strong BJ” Daisuke Sekimoto & Yuji Okabayashi [BJW] vs. [Challengers] “SMOP” Akebono & Ryota Hama
◆Winner: Sekimoto (11:18) with a German Suplex Hold on Akebono.
~ 3rd Successful Defense
DDT “Ultra Super Bazooka! In Nagoya 2012”, 2/11/2012 [Sat] 13:00 @ Asunal-Kanayama Asunal Hall in Aichi Pref.
(1) Sanshiro Takagi & Takao Soma vs. Kengo Takai & Michio Kageyama [DEP]
◆Winner: Soma (10:18) following the Boma Ye to Kageyama.
~ Tomomitsu Matsunaga was forced to miss show due to illness.
(2) Michael Nakazawa vs. DJ Nira
◆Winner: Nira (7:50) with a Triangle Choke.
(3) HARASHIMA & Mr. #6 vs. Masa Takanashi & Shota
◆Winner: HARASHIMA (8:41) following the Somato to Shota.
(4) Kenny Omega, El Generico & Sexxxy Eddy vs. Makoto Oishi, Akito & Hiroshi Fukuda
◆Winner: Eddy (12:47) with the SEX ON THE BEACH to Fukuda.
(5) KO-D Tag Team Championship Match: [Champion] Yasu Urano & Yuji Hino vs. [Challengers] Keisuke Ishii & Shigehiro Irie
◆Winner: Urano (18:20) with a Small Package Hold on Ishii.
~ The champions next defense will be against Makoto Oishi & Shiori Asahi on 2.19.
(6) Main Event = Memphis Style Last Man Standing Loser Leaves Town Match: Danshoku Dino vs. Antonio Honda
◆Winner: Dino (20:24) via KO, following the Gotch Style Danshoku Driver.
Osaka Pro-Wrestling “SATURDAY NIGHT STORY”, 2/11/2012 [Sat] 18:00 @ Osaka Minami Move on Arena
(1) Miracle Man & Naoki Setoguchi vs. Hideyoshi & Masamune
◆Winner: Masamune (10:23) with the Nozomi Neck Seat on Setoguchi.
(2) Tsubasa, Black Buffalo & Kazuaki Mihara vs. Kuuga, HAYATA & Orochi
◆Winner:HAYATA (12:23) following the Headache to Mihara.
~ 2.26 will see Mihara teaming with Shigehiro Irie to take on Kuuga & HAYATA for the Osaka Pro Tag Titles. Mihara still has a lot to prove following the lose to the the champions, but he aims to win.
(3) Ebessan & Kanjyuro Matsuyama vs. Takoyakida & Kuishinbo Kamen
◆Winner: Takoyakida (13:06) following the Takoyaki Bottom on Ebessan.
~ Ebessan will be defending the Owari Championship against Takoyakida next week 2.18.
(4) Ultimate Spider, Jr. vs. Tadasuke
◆Winner: Tadasuke (13:31) following the Last Ride.
(5) Billyken Kid, Atsushi Kotoge & The Bodyguard vs. Daisuke Harada, Tigers Mask & Zeus
◆Winner: Tigers (20:21) with a Modified Tigers Suplex Hold on Kotoge.
~ 2.26 will be Billyken defending the Osaka Pro title against Harada, and today’s match was a very strong prelude to the upcoming bout. Lot’s of back and forth between the champion and challenger. Harada, of course, is leading in with the new generation of Osaka Pro wrestlers and aims to be the breaking out point of the generations. Billyken has been champion left and right, but Harada feels it is time for the younger generation.
KAIENTAI DOJO “K-SPECIAL”, 2/11/2012 [Sat] 14:00 @ REINA Arena in Chiba
(1) Marines Mask vs. Sayaka Obihiro [Ice Ribbon]
◆Winner: Marines (10:03) with the Marines Splash.
(2) Qiball Man vs. Chiba Phantom
◆Winner: Qiball (9:57) with the Qiballton Atomico.
(3) Daigoro Kashiwa & Mochi Miyagi [Ice Ribbon] vs. Ricky Fuji & Bambi
◆Winner: Kashiwa (11:11) with the Mapputatsu on Bambi.
(4) Kengo Mashimo vs. Ryuichi Sekine
◆Winner: Mashimo (12:04) earned 50 points.
~ This match had a stipulation with the winner being the one to find the most valuable vegetables scattered around the arena. Both were to collect the vegetables and the first to get to 50 points won.
(5) Kaji Tomato & Kotaro Nasu [STYLE-E] vs. Tsutomu Osugi [SOS/Kou-Haku] & Hercules Senga [SOS/Kou-Haku]
◆Winner: Senga (21:10) with a Cancun Tornado on Tomato.
FREEDOMS “H24.2.11 Osaka”, 2/11/2012 [Sat] 18:30 @ Osaka Sekai-kan
(1) GENTARO vs. Yuki Tanaka
◆Winner: GENTARO (7:54) with a Sharpshooter.
(2) Takashi Sasaki & MIYAWAKI vs. Great Kojika & Keizo Matsuda
◆Winner: Sasaki (8:30) with a School Boy on Kojika.
(3) The Winger, Magnitude Kishiwada & SUSUMU vs. Tatsuhito Takaiwa, Yuko Miyamoto & Masaashi Takeda
◆Winner: Takaiwa (11:01) following a Death Valley Bomb to SUSUMU.
(4) Jun Kasai & Toru Sugiura vs. Kuuga & Masamune
◆Winner: Kuuga (10:09) following the Tower Stamp on Sugiura.
(5) Independent World Junior Heavyweight Championship Match: [Champion] HIROKI vs. [Challenger] Keita Yano
◆Winner: HIROKI (21:06) following the Trance Rave.
~ 4th Successful Defense.
(6) WEW Hardcore Tag Team Championship Match: [Champions] Shu & Kei Brahman vs. [Challengers] Mammoth Sasaki & Kamui
◆Winner: Kamui (15:23) with a 450° Splash on Kei.
~ Sasaki & Kamui become the new champions.
Stardom “Series 5 – NEW YEARS STARS 2012” 2/11/2012 [Sat] 18:00 @ Asunal-Kanayama Asunal Hall in Aichi Pref.
(1) Kellie Skater vs. Yuri Haruka
◆Winner: Skater (8:30) following a Running Low Kick.
(2) Miho Wakizawa vs. Kairi Hojo
◆Winner: Wakizawa (9:41) following the F Crash.
(3) Natsuki☆Taiyo & Act Yasukawa vs. Hiroyo Matsumoto & Eri Susa
◆Winner: Natsuki (11:38) with a Triple Taiyo-chan ☆ La Magistral on Susa.
(4) Nanae Takahashi vs. Natsumi Showzuki
◆Winner: Takahashi (11:37) with the Reizoko Bakudan.
(5) Yuzuki Aikawa, Yuko Bito & Saki Kashima vs. Io Shirai, Arisa Hoshiki & Mayu Iwatani
◆Winner: Bito (15:32) with the Doll B to Iwatani.
SECRET BASE, 2/11/2012 [Sat]
WRESTLING DREAMERS “2012 FIRST CONTACT”, 2/11/2012 [Sat]
OZ Academy, 2/11/2012 [Sat] 13:00