NJPW “40ｔｈ anniversary POWER STRUGGLE” 11/11/2012 [Sun] 17:00 @ Osaka Prefectural Gymnasium ~ Osaka BODYMAKER COLOSSEUM
(1) IWGP Junior Tag Championship Match: [33rd Champions] “FOREVER HOOLIGANS” Rocky Romero & Alex Koslov vs. [Challenger] “TIME SPLITTERS” KUSHIDA & Alex Shelley
◆Winner: KUSHIDA (6:20) following the I-94 to Romero.
~ Champion falls on their 3rd Defense. TIME SPLITTERS become 34th Generation Champions
(2) Manabu Nakanishi, Jushin Thunder Liger, Tiger Mask IV, Captain New Japan & Negro Casas [CMLL] vs. Toru Yano, Takashi Iizuka, Tomohiro Ishii, YOSHI-HASHI & Jado
◆Winner: Yano (7:20) following Akakiri on Nakanishi.
(3) Yuji Nagata & Ryusuke Taguchi vs. Minoru Suzuki [Pancrase MISSION] & Taichi
◆Winner: Taichi (9:53) following the Low Fly Flow on Nagata.
(4) IWGP Tag Championship Match: [61st Champions] “Killer Elite Squad” Lance Archer & Davey Boy Smith, Jr. vs. [Challengers] “TenKoji” Satoshi Kojima & Hiroyoshi Tenzan
◆Winner: Archer (13:12) following the Killer Bomb to Tenzan.
~ 1st Defense.
(5) IWGP Junior Heavyweight Championship Match: [65th Champion] Low Ki vs. [Challenger] Prince Devitt
◆Winner: Devitt (13:45) via small package hold.
~ Champion falls on 1st defense. Devitt become 66th generation Champion.
~ Devitt proposed a 3WAY match between himself, Low Ki and Kota Ibushi for the Jr. Heavy belt.
~ The belt has changed hands an awful lot between those three this year and it seems the score needs to be settled. To find out who is the best junior heavyweight in NJPW, if not Japan/World today.
(6) Special Tag Match: Togi Makabe & Wataru Inoue vs. Kazushi Sakuraba & Katsuyori Shibata [both Laughter7]
◆Winner: Sakuraba (5:26) via submission on Inoue (Referee stop).
~ We could very well be seeing the first singles match for Shibata since he return against Togi Makabe. They battle between the two is far from over.
(7) Triple Main Event I ~ Tokyo Dome IWGP Heavyweight Championship Right to Challenger Match: [Contract Holder] Kazuchika Okada vs. [Challenger] Hirooki Goto
◆Winner: Okada (15:43) following the Rainmaker.
(8) Triple Main Event II ~ IWGP Intercontinental Championship Match: [4th Champion] Shinsuke Nakamura vs. [Challenger] “The Machine Gun” Karl Anderson
◆Winner: Nakamura (17:32) following the Boma Ye.
~ 3rd Defense.
~ Nakamura challenged Sakuraba for his next defense of the IC belt.
(9) Triple Main Event III ~ IWGP Heavyweight Championship Match: [58th Champion] Hiroshi Tanahashi vs. [Challenger] Yujiro Takahashi
◆Winner: Tanahashi (25:06) with High Fly Flow.
~ 5th Defense.
~ Tanahashi vs. Okada is set for the WRESTLE KINGDOM on 1/4 at the Tokyo Dome.
NOAH “Global League Tournament 2012”, 11/11/2012 [Sun] 15:00 @ Sapporo Teisen Hall
(1) Kotaro Suzuki vs. Zack Sabre, Jr.
◆Winner: Suzuki (8:28) following the Blue Destiny.
(2) BRAVE vs NO MERCY Tag Match: Ricky Marvin & Atsushi Kotoge vs. Yoshinobu Kanemaru & Genba Hirayanagi
◆Winner: Kotoge () via pinfall on Genba.
(3) Mikey Nicholls & Eddie Edwards vs. Takuma Sano [free] & Masashi Aoyagi [Seishen Hall]
◆Winner: Edwards (11:06) via pinfall on Aoyagi.
(4) BRAVE vs S・A・T Tag Match: Takashi Sugiura & Taiji Ishimori vs. Jun Akiyama & Atsushi Aoki
◆Winner: Sugiura (13:16) with an Ankle Hold on Aoki.
(5) B BLOCK Match: Akitoshi Saito vs. Shane Haste
◆Winner: Haste (12:29) following 2 Diving Body Presses.
(6) A BLOCK Match: Mohammed Yone vs. KENTA
◆Winner: KENTA (13:08) with the GAME OVER.
(7) B BLOCK Match: Naomichi Marufuji vs. Maybach Taniguchi
◆Winner: Maybach (14:05) with the Maybach Bomb.
(8) A BLOCK Match: Takeshi Morishima vs. Go Shiozaki
◆Winner: Shiozaki (17:43) following the Limit Break.
~ Yuji Nagata [3 Wins = 6 Points]
~ KENTA [2 Wins = 4 Points]
~ Takeshi Morishima [1 Win, 1 Loss = 2 Points]
~ Go Shiozaki [1 Win, 1 Loss = 2 Points]
~ Mohammed Yone [1 Win, 1 Loss = 2 Points]
~ Takashi Sugiura [2 Wins = 4 Points]
~ Jun Akiyama [2 Wins, 1 Loss = 4 Points]
~ Shane Haste [2 Wins, 1 Loss = 4 Points]
~ Maybach Taniguchi [2 Wins, 1 Loss = 4 Points]
~ Naomichi Marufuji [2 Wins, 2 Losses = 4 Points]
More info on the GLOBAL LEAGUE 2012 tournament.
DDT “11 (It’s good day) 11 (We’re Gonna Go) Before winter comes … DDT 2nd Time in Odate”, 11/11/2012 [Sun] 16:00 @ Odate City Public Gymnasium in Akita Pref.
(1) Daisuke Sasaki vs. Tetsuya Endo
◆Winner: Daisuke (8:27) with a Cross Facelock.
(2) 3WAY Match: Antonio Honda vs. Masa Takanashi vs. Akito [Sportiva]
◆Winner: Akito & Masa (7:26) Akito with a Jacknife Hold and Masa with an Oklahoma Roll at the same time on Honda.
(3) Hikaru Sato vs. Makoto Oishi
◆Winner: Sato (10:29) following a Backdrop.
(4) Danshoku Dino & Makoto [WNC] vs. Kaz Hayashi [AJP] & Yuu Yamagata [ZABUN]
◆Winner: No Contest (10:37) reason: no longer a wrestling match…
(5) Sanshiro Takagi & Yoshihiro Takayama [Takayama Hall] vs. HARAHSIMA & Hiroo Tsumaki [UNION]
◆Winner: Takagi (10:09) with the Sit-Down Sunflower Bomb on Tsumaki.
(6) Kota Ibushi, MIKAMI & Shuji Ishikawa [UNION] vs. Keisuke Ishii, Takao Soma & Shigehiro Irie
◆Winner: Ibushi (15:42) with the Sit-Down Last Ride Powerbomb on Soma.
Michinoku Pro Wrestling “Mika Iida Hometown Special Show”, 11/11/2012 [Sun] 14:00 @ Aomori Hamanasu Hall
(1) ManjiMaru vs. Ayumu Gunji
◆Winner: Manji (9:23) following a Piledriver.
(2) Ken45° vs. Katsuo
◆Winner: Ken45° (10:01) via pinfall.
(3) Ultimo Dragon, Kesen Numa-Girolam & Mika Iida vs. Yapperman #1, #2 & #3.
◆Winner: Iida (13:06) via pinfall on #1.
(4) Fujita “Jr” Hayato & Takeshi Minamino vs. Daichi Sasaki & Owen Phoenix
◆Winner: Hayato (12:25) following a Right High Kick to Daichi.
(5) Kenou, Rui Hiugaji, Shu Brahman & Kei Brahaman vs. The Great Sasuke, Kinya Oyanagi, Rasse & Kenbai
◆Winner: Kenou (17:46) following a Right High Kick to Kenbai.
Yuki Ishikawa Presents “OWARINOHAJIME”, 11/11/2012 [Sun] 13:00 @ Kitasenju Theatre 1010 Mini Theater in Tokyo
◎ Amateur Match: The Great Baki vs. Shintaro Takeda
◆Winner: Draw ()
(1) Manabu Suruga [Futen] vs. Kenji Takeshima [Sportiva]
◆Winner: Suruga (9:11) via submission.
(2) Tsubakichi Sanshu [Banpuman] vs. Kazuki Okubo [Ganko]
◆Winner: Okubo (8:29) with a Cross Armlock.
(3) Tiger Shark [RJPW] vs. Baisen TAGAI [Nishiguchi Pro]
◆Winner: Shark () via referee stop, following a Backspin Kick.
(4) Hideki Suzuki [IGF] vs. Akira Joh [IGF]
◆Winner: Hideki (11:37) via referee stop, Double Wrist Lock.
(5) Yuki Ishikawa [Futen] & Tiger Shark [RJPW] vs. Kazunari Murakami [free] & Katsumi Usuda [free]
◆Winner: Ishikawa (17:39) with the Heel Hold on Usuda.
Real Japan Pro Wrestling “REAL PROJECT [BRAVE HEART 1. RJPW vs. U-FILE CAMP]”, 11/11/2012 [Sun] 17:30 @ Kitasenju Theatre 1010 Mini Theater in Tokyo
(1) Super Rider vs. Kotaro Nasu
◆Winner: Rider () with a Fisherman’s Suplex Hold.
(2) Akifumi Saito vs. Go Sato
◆Winner: Go () referee stop, with an Armlock Headscissors.
(3) Hayato Mashita vs. Kazuhiro Tamura
◆Winner: Tamura () with a Backdrop Hold.
(4) Tiger Shark vs. Kazuki Okubo
◆Winner: Shark () with the Death by Shark.
(5) Super Tiger & Yuki Ishikawa vs. Daisuke Sekimoto & Masato Shibata
◆Winner: Tiger () with a Kesa Katame on Shibata.