Pro Wrestling ZERO1 “ZERO1☆WORLD”, 10/16/2012 [Tue] 18:30 @ Korakuen Hall in Tokyo
(1) Ikuto Hidaka vs. Tatsuhito Takaiwa
◆Winner: Hidaka (12:13) following the Iwami Ginzan.
(2) Paul Tracey & Phil Boyd vs. Daichi Hashimoto & Tim Edison
◆Winner: Tracey (19:13) following a Diving Elbow Drop to Edison.
(3) Shito Ueda & Maybach-β vs. Ryoji Sai & Zeus [Osaka]
◆Winner: Ueda (17:52) following a Lariat to Zeus.
(4) International Light Tag Championship Match: [Champions] Frank David & Sean Guinness vs. [Challengers] Jason New & Craig Classic
◆Winner: David (13:14) with the Happy Birthday to New.
~ first defense.
(5) UN Heavyweight Championship Match: [Champion] Yusaku Obata vs. [Challenger] James Raideen
◆Winner: Raideen (16:45) with a Powerbomb.
~ Raideen becomes the new champion.
(6) ZERO1 vs. NOAH Tag Match: Masato Tanaka & Kohei Sato vs. Takeshi Morishima & Takashi Sugiura
◆Winner: DRAW (30:00) Time Limit Expired.
(7) Scramble Bunkhouse Death Match: “GEDO64” Atsushi Onita, Takuya Sugawara & Mineo Fujita vs. Shinjiro Otani, KAMIKAZE & Yoshikazu Yokoyama
◆Winner: Mineo (18:47) following a Swanton Bomb on Yokoyama.
Akebono made his return after the match, after spending the last few months away due to illness, and announced that he will make his in ring return in one month at the November 6 show at the Korakuen Hall. Akebono reclaimed his “ZERO64” group from Onita, which then lead to Atsushi Onita demanding a rematch against Akebono from their previous encounter on August 26th.
~It also seems a potential rematch has been determined to take place in February of 2013, in Osaka.
All Japan Pro-Wrestling “40th ANNIVERSARY TOUR 2012”, 10/16/2012 [Tue] 18:30 @ Kumamoto City Food Exchange Center (Foodpal)
(1) Kaz Hayashi & Shuji Kondo vs. Koji Kanemoto & MAZADA
◆Winner: Kondo (7:16) following the King Kong Lariat.
(2) Andy Woo vs. Joe Doering
◆Winner: Doering (4:38) following a Lariat.
(3) Masanobu Fuchi & SUSHI vs. KENSO & Aegyptus Aerial
◆Winner: SUSHI (11:41) with the TEKKAMAKI on Aerial.
(4) Ryota Hama & Yasufumi Nakanoueno vs. Tomoaki Honma & Kazushi Miyamoto
◆Winner: Honma (9:13) following the Kokeshi to Nakanoueno.
(5) Suwama & Scott Norton vs. Taiyo Kea & Seiya Sanada
◆Winner: Norton (12:33) following the Lariat to Kea.
(6) Triple Crown Prelude 6 Man Tag Match: Masakatsu Funaki, Masayuki Kono & Minoru Tanaka vs. Takao Omori, Manabu Soya & Hiroshi Yamato
◆Winner: Omori (19:14) following the Axe Bomber to Minoru.