NOAH “GREAT VOYAGE 2012 in OSAKA vol.2 ~Jun Akiyama Special 20th Anniversary~, 9/17/2012 [Mon] 16:00 @ Osaka BODYMAKER COLOSSEUM ~ Osaka Prefectural Gymnasium
(1) Atsushi Aoki vs. Gaston Mateo
◆Winner: Aoki (4:42) with a Diving Body Press.
(2) Kotaro Suzuki vs. Kaiser
◆Winner: Suzuki (4:41) following a Rolling Elbow.
(3) Mohammed Yone & Ryuji Hijikara [free] vs. Ross Von Erich & Marshall Von Erich
◆Winner: Hijikara (7:19) following a Fisherman Buster to Marshall.
(4) Naomichi Marufuji & Takashi Sugiura vs. Kensuke Sasaki & Kento Miyahara
◆Winner: Sugiura (14:21) following the Olympic Qualifying Slam to Miyahara.
(5) B BLOCK Match: Katsuhiko Nakajima & Satoshi Kajiwara vs. Paul London & Zack Sabre, Jr.
◆Winner: Nakajima (6:52) following the Twister to Sabre, Jr.
(6) B BLOCK Match: Super Crazy & Ricky Marvin vs. Yoshinobu Kanemaru & Genba Hirayanagi
◆Winner: Crazy (7:56) following the Crazy Driver to Hirayanagi.
(7) A BLOCK Match: Taiji Ishimori & Atsushi Kotoge vs. Eddie Edwards & Bobbie Fish
◆Winner: Kotoge (12:49) via pinfall on Fish.
(8) Akiyama Special 20th Anniversary Match: Jun Akiyama, Go Shiozaki & Yuji Nagata [NJPW] vs. Yoshihiro Takayama, Minoru Suzuki & Maybach Taniguchi
◆Winner: Akiyama (20:20) following the Sternness Dust to Taniguchi.
(9) GHC Heavyweight Championship Match: [18th Champion] Takeshi Morishima vs. [Challenger] KENTA
◆Winner: Morishima (26:06) following the Backdrop Driver.
~ Successful 5th Defense.
~ Jun Akiyama will be the next challenger.
Edwards & Fish [2 Wins, 1 Loss = 4 Points]
Kotaro & Aoki [2 Wins, 1 Loss = 4 Points]
Ishimori & Kotoge [2 Wins, 1 Loss = 4 Points]
Asahi & Tonai [1 Win, 2 Losses = 2 Points]
Kaiser & Gaston Mateo [1 Win, 3 Losses = 2 Points] * DONE
Ricky Marvin & Super Crazy [2 Wins, 1 Draw = 5 Points]
Katsuhiko Nakajima & Satoshi Kajiwara [2 Wins, 1 Draw = 5 Point]
Hidaka & Hashimoto [2 Wins, 1 Loss = 4 Points]
Paul London & Zack Sabre Jr. [1 Win, 3 Losses = 2 Points]
Kanemaru & Hirayanagi [3 Losses = 0 Points]
ZER01 “10th Annual Tenkaichi Jr. Tournament Final Day”, 9/17/2012 [Mon] 12:00 @ Korakuen Hall in Tokyo
(3) Sicodélico, Jr, Daichi Hashimoto, Craig Classic, Yoshikazu Yokoyama & Ho Ho Lung vs. Takafumi Ito, Phil Boyd, Jason New, Robbie Heart & Tim Edison
◆Winner: Boyd (8:01) with a Small Package on Lung.
(2) Tenkaichi Jr Tournament Semi-Final: Ikuto Hidaka vs. Genki Horiguchi H.A.Gee.Mee!! [DG]
◆Winner: Hidaka (8:23) with the Iwami Ginzan.
(3) Tenkaichi Jr Tournament Semi-Final: Tatsuhito Takaiwa [free] vs. Jonathan Gresham [USA]
◆Winner: Gresham (9:02) with a La Magistral.
(4) NWA International Light Tag Championship Match: [13th Champions] “ZERO64” Takauya Sugawara & Mineo Fujita vs. [Challengers] “BIG HANGOVERS” Frank David & Shawn Guinness
◆Winner: David (14:38) with a Firebird Splash.
~ new champions crowned, David & Guinness become the 14th Generation Champions.
(5) Kohei Sato, KAMIKAZE & Ryoji Sai vs. Shito Ueda, Joe Coffey & Maybach-β
◆Winner: KAMIKAZE (16:08) with a Moonsault Press.
(6) Shinjiro Otani & Masato Tanaka vs. Kaijin Habu-Otoko & Menso~re Oyaji
~ This will be the last match for Kaijin as he is set to become a regular talent for Dragon Gate. He will be going by “HUB” going forward.
◆Winner: Tanaka (24:24) following the Sliding D to HUB.
(7) Tenkaichi Jr Tournament Final: Ikuto Hidaka vs. Jonathan Gresham
◆Winner: Gresham (24:12) with a Shooting Star Press.
~ Gresham wins the Tenkaichi tournament, and becomes the first foreign wrestler to do so.
~ In a shocker to the audience, Gresham resurrected the Dragon and said that he has “no wish”. His dreams have already come true, to compete in Japan, to face his teacher Hidaka.
NJPW “NJPW 40th Anniversary Tour Road to DESTRUCTION” 9/17/2012 [Mon] 16:00 @ Kusunoki Hall in Saitama
(1) Hiromu Takahashi vs. Takaaki Watanabe
◆Winner: Hiromu (6:52) with a Fisherman’s Suplex Hold.
(2) Ryusuke Taguchi, KUSHIDA & Alex Shelley vs. Rocky Romero, Alex Koslov & Gedo
◆Winner: KUSHIDA (11:22) following the I-94 from Shelley to Gedo.
(3) Jushin Thunder Liger, Tiger Mask IV & Mascara Dorada vs. Low Ki, Jado & Averno
◆Winner: Averno (10:12) following an Avalanche Devil Wings to Dorada.
(4) Togi Makabe, Hiroyoshi Tenzan, Satoshi Kojima & BUSHI vs. Lance Archer, Harry Smith, TAKA Michinoku & Kengo Mashimo
◆Winner: Smith (12:11) following the Killer Bomb to Kojima.
~ upsetting the tag champions yet again.
(5) Tetsuya Naito, Wataru Inoue & Captain New Japan vs. Toru Yano, Takashi Iizuka & YOSHI-HASHI
◆Winner: Inoue (12:20) with a German Suplex Hold on HASHI.
(6) Hiroshi Tanahashi, Hirooki Goto, Karl Anderson & Tama Tonga vs. Shinsuke Nakamura, Kazuchika Okada, Yujiro Takahashi & Tomohiro Ishii
◆Winner: Yujiro (16:54) with a Deadlift German Supex on Tanahashi.
~ You read that correctly, Yujiro just landed a huge upset victory over the IWGP Heavy Champion.
All Japan Pro-Wrestling “40th Anniversary Year 2012 FLASHING TOUR”, 9/17/2012 [Mon] 17:00 @ Hachinohe Seagull View Hotel Gymnasium in Aomori, 800 Spectators
(1) Yasufumi Nakanoueno vs. Andy Woo
◆Winner: Nakanoueno (7:17) with a Diving Elbow Drop
(2) SUSHI vs. Kazushi Miyamoto
◆Winner: Miyamoto (6:18) with the Turmeric Bomber
(3) Taiyo Kea & Masanobu Fuchi vs. KENSO & Ryota Hama
◆Winner: Hama (14:20) with a Running Body Press on Fuchi
(4) Seiya Sanada & Kaz Hayashi vs. Masayuki Kono & Koji Kanemoto
◆Winner: Kanemoto (10:18) with an Ankle Lock on Hayashi
(5) World Tag Prelude Match: Takao Omori, Manabu Soya & Hiroshi Yamato vs. Joe Doering, Zodiac & MAZADA
◆Winner: Yamoto (14:25) with a Cross Arm German Suplex on MAZADA
(6) Triple Crown Prelude Tag Match: Masakatsu Funaki & Minoru Tanaka vs. Suwama & Shuji Kondo
◆Winner: Funaki (14:28) with the Hybrid Blaster on Kondo
Michinoku Pro “Autumn Mini-Tour 2012”, 9/17/2012 [Sun] 14:00 @ Noshiro City Public Gymnasium
(1) Owen Phoenix vs. Ayumu Gunji
◆Winner: Phoenix (8:21) following a Diving Elbow Drop.
(2) Yapperman #1 & #2 vs. Rasse & Kenbai
◆Winner: Kenbai (8:18) with the Iwao Oni.
(3) The Great Sasuke vs. Kesen Numa-Girolamo
◆Winner: Sasuke (20:41) with an Octopus Hold.
(4) Kenou, Taro Nohashi, Rui Hiugaji & Benham Ali vs. Fujita “Jr” Hayato, Takeshi Minamino, Mani Maru & Daichi Sasaki
◆Winner: Ali (13:53) following a Vertical Drop Brainbuster to Daichi.
WNC, 9/17/2012 [Mon] 15:00 @ Nagoya Sports Center
(1) Koji Doi vs. Shinose Sanjushichi
◆Winner: Doi (5:05) with a Guillotine Leg Drop.
(2) YO-HEY [Fu-Dojo] vs. Masaya (?) Takahashi
~ Takahashi is no longer Hoshito after the alien was removed his body by VENENO last month.
◆Winner: YO-HEY (8:45) with the Bamboo Dragonfly.
(3) Yusuke Kodama & Makoto vs. Jiro Kuroshio & Nagisa Nozaki
◆Winner: Nozaki (9:31) with a Sleeper Hold on Makoto, referee stop.
(4) Lin Byron & Adam Angel vs. Sonoko Kato [OZ Academy] & Takuya Kito [KuzuPro]
◆Winner: Angel (14:27) following a Swanton Bomb to Kito.
(5) Hajim Ohara vs. El Hijo del Pantera
◆Winner: Ohara (8:29) following the Finnish Forearm.
(6) TAJIRI & Kana vs. AKIRA & Shuri
◆Winner: Kana (16:09) with a Reverse Cobra Cluch on Shuri, referee stop.
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