New Japan Pro Wrestling “Raising an Army Memorial Series”, 3/5/2013 [Tue] 18:30 @ Nagano Sports Park General Gymnasium
~ BUSHI suffered a minor injury will be on miss today’s show.
(1) Takaaki Watanabe vs. Yohei Komatsu
◆Winner: Watanabe (7:56) with a Boston Crab.
(2) Prince Devitt, Ryusuke Taguchi & Hiromu Takahashi vs. KUSHIDA, Alex Shelley & Jushin Thunder Liger
◆Winner: Shelley (10:21) following the Automatic Midnight to Hiromu.
(3) Togi Makabe & Tiger Mask IV vs. Yujiro Takahashi & Jado
◆Winner: Makabe (9:38) via foul, following a low blow from Yujiro.
~ Yujiro continued the assault on Makabe following the match.
The two are set to face off one on one once again during the New Japan Cup’s opening round.
(4) Hiroyoshi Tenzan, Satoshi Kojima & Captain New Japan vs. Yuji Nagata, Manabu Nakanishi & Hirooki Goto
◆Winner: Nakanishi (14:04) with an Argentine Backbreaker on Captain.
(5) Shinsuke Nakamura, Kazuchika Okada, Tomohiro Ishii & Gedo vs. Minoru Suzuki, Lance Archer, Davey Boy Smith Jr. & TAKA Michinoku
◆Winner: Okada (12:05) following the Rainmaker to TAKA.
~ CHAOS and Suzuki-gun continued brawling backstage after the match. Even the young rookie Yohei Komatsu found himself caught in the assault and Suzuki checked him.
(6) Hiroshi Tanahashi, Karl Anderson & Tama Tonga vs. Toru Yano, Takashi Iizuka & YOSHI-HASHI
◆Winner: Tanahashi (14:11) with the High Fly Flow on HASHI.
New Japan Event Cards for March & April 2012