NOAH “GREAT VOYAGE 2013 in YOKOHAMA”, 3/10/2013 [Sun] 16:00 @ Yokohama Cultural Gymnasium 3000 spectators
(1) NOAH vs DIAMOND RING: Hitoshi Kumano vs. Mitsuhiro Kitamiya
◆Winner: Kitamiya (8:30) via pinfall
(2) VooDoo MURDERS vs. Bravado Bros.: Kento Miyahara & Taishi Takizawa vs. Harlem & Lance Bravado
◆Winner: Takizawa (9:40) with a Modified Stomach Buster on Harlem.
(3) Akitoshi Saito [Free] & Masao Inoue [Free] vs. Kensuke Sasaki & Katsuhiko Nakajima [both DIAMOND RING]
◆Winner: Sasaki (15:08) with the Stranglehold γ on Inoue.
(4) BRAVE vs TMDK 6 Man Tag Match: Takeshi Morishima, Mohammed Yon & Yoshinari Ogawa vs. Mikey Nicholls, Shane Haste & Jonah Rock
◆Winner: Nicholls (12:47) following a Diving Body Press from Rock on Ogawa.
(5) GHC Junior Heavyweight Tag Championship Match: [16th Champions] “Los Mexitosos” Super Crazy & Ricky Marvin vs. [Challengers] “NO MERCY” Genba Hirayanagi & Maybach Tanguchi Jr.
◆Winner: Genba (11:01) with the Shoryu Genba on Marvin
~ Genba Hirayanagi & Maybach Tanguchi Jr. become the 17th champions!
~ Taiji Ishimori made the challenge to the new champions, he will tema with Atsushi Kotoge.
(6) GHC Junior Heavyweight Championship Match: [26th Champion] Taiji Ishimori vs. [Challenger] Atsushi Kotoge
◆Winner: Ishimori (17:24) with the Revolution on Kotoge
~ 1st Successful Defense.
~ Ricky Marvin may be the next challenger
(7) GHC Tag Championship Match: [27th Champions] Naomichi Marufuji & Takashi Sugiura vs. [Challengers] “CHAOS” Toru Yano & Takashi Iizuka [NJPW]
◆Winner: Yano (20:43) following the Kagami-wari on Sugiura
~ Champions fall on their 2nd Defense. CHAOS becomes the 28th Champions.
(8) GHC Heavyweight Championship Match: [19th Champion] KENTA vs. [Challenger] Maybach Taniguchi
◆Winner: KENTA (24:53) with the go 2 sleep.
~ 1st Successful Defense.
~ Teams have been announced for the Global Tag League 2013:
~ (NO MERCY) KENTA & Yoshihiro Takayama
~ (BRAVE) Naomichi Marufuji & Takashi Sugiura
~ (CHAOS) Toru Yano & Takashi Iizuka
~ (TMDK) Shane Haste & Mickey Nicholls
~ (DIAMONG RING) Kensuke Sasaki & Katsuhiko Nakajima
~ (BRAVE) Takeshi Morishima & Mohammed Yone
~ (ROH) Eddie Edwards & Bobby Fish
~ (BIG JAPAN) Yoshihito Sasaki & Shinya Ishikawa
~ (CHAOS) Yujiro Takahashi & MAYBACH Taniguchi
~ NOAH’s next show will be on 3.13.
NOAH Event Cards for March & April 2013
All Japan Pro-Wrestling “HOLD OUT TOUR 2013”, 3/10/2013 [Sun] 12:00 @ Korakuen Hall in Tokyo
(1) Shuji Kondo & Hiroshi Yamato vs. SUSHI & Andy Woo
◆Winner: SUSHI (9:30) with the TEKKAMAKI on Yamato
(2) Masanobu Fuchi, Ryota Hama & Yasufumi Nakanoueno vs. Osamu Nishimura, KENSO & Reid Flair
◆Winner: KENSO (11:46) with the Hagakure on Nakanoueno
(3) Asia Tag Prelude All Japan vs. Burning Single Match: Koji Kanemoto vs. Atsushi Aoki
◆Winner: Kanemoto (9:17) with an Ankle Hold.
(4) Asia Tag Prelude All Japan vs. Burning Single Match: Minoru Tanaka vs. Kotaro Suzuki
◆Winner: Suzuki (11:57) with the Tiger Driver.
~ The All Asia Prelude matches ended up split. The two teams will meet on 3.17.
(5) World Tag & World Junior Double Prelude All Japan vs. Burning 6 Man Tag Match: Takao Omori, Manabu Soya & Kaz Hayashi vs. Jun Akiyama, Go Shiozaki & Yoshinobu Kanemaru
◆Winner: Omori (20:52) following the Axe Bomber on Kanemaru.
~ Kanemaru falls and Hayashi declares that he will bring the World Junior belt back to All Japan.
(6) GAORA TV Championship Match: [1st Champion] Seiya Sanada vs. [Challenger] Masayuki Kono
◆Winner: Sanada (16:12) with the THIS IS IT.
~ 4th Successfule Defense.
~ KAI might have his eyes set on claiming the GOARA belt from Sanada, the two are set to face in singles action on 3.17 for KAI’s return to All Japan.
(7) Triple Crown Prelude No Fall Match: Masakatsu Funaki & Akebono vs. Suwama & Joe Doering
~ Match can only be decided by KO or Submission only.
◆Winner: Funaki (17:25) via TKO (Triangle Choke) on Suwama.
~ Suwama falls victim to Funaki hooking a Triangle Choke on him as he went for the Last Ride. Suwama did not tap, but found himself strangled and the ref made the call to end the match.
Funaki and Suwama will face off for the Triple Crown on 3.17.
~ Next show is on 3.12.
All Japan Event Cards for March & April 2013
New Japan Pro Wrestling “Raising an Army Memorial Series”, 3/10/2013 [Sun] 15:00 @ Act City Hamamatsu in Shizuoka
(1) Sho Tanaka & Yohei Komatsu
◆Winner: DRAW (10:00) Time expired.
(2) Jushin Thunder Liger & Tiger Mask IV vs. Hiromu Takahashi & Takaaki Watanabe
◆Winner: Tiger (8:00) following the Avalanche Double Arm Suplex on Takahashi.
(3) Hiroyoshi Tenzan, Satoshi Kojima & Captain New Japan vs. Yuji Nagata, Manabu Nakanishi & Super Strong Machine
◆Winner: Nakanishi (12:24) following the Argentine Backbreaker on Captain.
(4) Togi Makabe, Karl Anderson & Tama Tonga vs. Yujiro Takahashi, YOSHI-HASHI & Jado
◆Winner: Anderson (11:19) following the Gun Stun on YOSHI-HASHI.
(5) Shinsuke Nakamura, Kazuchika Okada, Tomohiro Ishii & Gedo vs. Minoru Suzuki, Lance Archer, Davey Boy Smith Jr. & TAKA Michinoku
◆Winner: Archer (13:01) following the Black Out on Gedo.
(6) Hiroshi Tanahashi, KUSHIDA & Alex Shelley vs. Hirooki Goto, Prince Devitt & Ryusuke Taguchi
◆Winner: Goto (15:15) following the Shouten Kai on KUSHIDA.
~ Goto once again declared that he will win the NJC for the 4th time.
The 2013 edition of the New Japan Cup begins tomorrow!
New Japan Pro Wrestling “NEW JAPAN CUP 2013 [1st Round]”, 3/11/2013 [Mon] 18:30 @ Korakuen Hall in Tokyo
(1) NEW JAPAN CUP 2013 1st Round Match: Satoshi Kojima vs. Tomohiro Ishii
(2) NEW JAPAN CUP 2013 1st Round Match: Hirooki Goto vs. Tama Tonga
(3) NEW JAPAN CUP 2013 1st Round Match: Manabu Nakanishi vs. Toru Yano
(4) NEW JAPAN CUP 2013 1st Round Match: Hiroyoshi Tenzan vs. “The Machine Gun” Karl Anderson
(5) Special 6 Man Tag Match: Hiroshi Tanahashi, KUSHIDA & Alex Shelley vs. Captain New Japan, Prince Devitt & Ryusuke Taguchi
(6) NEW JAPAN CUP 2013 1st Round Match: Togi Makabe vs. Yujiro Takahashi
(7) NEW JAPAN CUP 2013 1st Round Match: Yuji Nagata vs. Minoru Suzuki
(8) NEW JAPAN CUP 2013 1st Round Match: Kazuchika Okada vs. Lance Archer
(9) NEW JAPAN CUP 2013 1st Round Match: Shinsuke Nakamura vs. Davey Boy Smith Jr.
New Japan Event Cards for March & April 2012
DDT “Yokohama Twilight 2013”, 3/10/2013 [Sun] 13:00 @ Yokohama Radiant Hall in Kanagawa
(1) Antonio Honda, Sasaki Daisuke & Hoshitango vs. MIKAMI, Oishi Makoto & Kijimuna
◆Winner: Hoshitango (12:26) following the Imachi Drop on Makoto.
(2) Hikaru Sato & Tomomitsu Matsunaga vs. Akito & Daichi Kazato
◆Winner: Sato (9:57) following the Cross Armbreaker on Kazato.
(3) Yuji Hino vs. Tetsuya Endo
◆Winner: Hino (9:11) following the Gunso Hassha.
(4) Danshoku Dino & Michael Nakazawa vs. Toru Owashi & DJ Nira
◆Winner: Owashi (10:06) following the Stranglehold Drop on Nakazawa.
(5) Will you really teach what Ishii is missing?: Sanshiro Takagi vs. Ishii Keisuke
◆Winner: Takagi (9:31) following the Sit Down Himawari Bomb.
(6) Masa Takanashi vs. Konosuke Takeshita
◆Winner: Takanashi (15:38) by Doburoku.
(7) Unit 3 Way Tag Match: Shigehiro Irie & Takao Soma vs. Yasu Urano & KUDO vs. Kota Ibushi & Gota Ihashi
◆Winner: Irie (14:32) following the Flying Sausage on Ihashi.