All Japan Pro-Wrestling “HOLD OUT TOUR 2013”, 3/13/2013 [Wed] 18:30 @ Hirosaki City Kasai Sports Center in Aomori
(1) Yasufumi Nakanoueno vs. Any Woo
◆Winner: Yasufumi (8:40) with a Boston Crab.
(2) KENSO vs. SUSHI
◆Winner: KENSO (10:40) following a Diving Elbow Drop.
(3) Akebono & Ryota Hama vs. Seiya Sanada & Reid Flair
◆Winner: Hama (11:00) with a Jumping Body Press on Reid.
~ Sanada celebrated his 6th year as a pro wrestler today with a win. Sanada stated that he is determined to beat KAI on 3/17.
(4) Asia Tag Prelude All Japan vs. Burning Tag Match: Hiroshi Yamato & Koji Kanemoto vs. Yoshinobu Kanemaru & Atsushi Aoki
◆Winner: Kanemaru (13:10) following the Touch-out to Yamato.
~ Kaz Hayashi was noted to have had plenty of negative remarks against Kanemaru.
(5) World Tag Championship Prelude All Japan vs. Burning 6 Man Tag Match: Takao Omori, Manabu Soya & Kaz Hayashi vs. Jun Akiyama, Go Shiozaki & Kotaro Suzuki
◆Winner: Shiozaki (18:04) following the Go Flasher to Hayashi.
~ Burning continues on with their current win streak. Akiyama stated that he is determined to produce results for Burning’s leader, Kenta Kobashi, on 3/17.
~ It was announced that Kenta Kobashi will be appearing at the All Japan show on March 17 at the Sumo Hall to greet with the fans. Kobashi’s retirement will be held on May 11 at the Nippon Budokan and this appearance seems to be surely pointing towards All Japan being involved in his final show.
(6) Triple Crown Prelude 6 Man Tag Match: Masakatsu Funaki, Masayuki Kono & Minoru Tanaka vs. Suwama, Joe Doering & Shuji Kondo
◆Winner: Funaki (13:51) following the Hybrid Blaster to Kondo.
~ The reigning Triple Crown Champion, Funaki, celebrated his birthday today in his hometown with a win over Kondo. He celebrated his 44th birthday.
All Japan Event Cards for March & April 2013
Pro Wrestling NOAH “Spring Navig. 2013”, 3/13/2013 [Wed] 18:30 @ Ibaraki Prefecture Municipal Sports Center
~ Naomichi Marufuji will miss this weeks set of shows due to suffering from rubella. Tomoaki Honma has been added to the shows in his absence.
(1) Lance Bravado vs. Hitoshi Kumano
◆Winner: Lance (8:32) following a Modified Enzuigiri.
(2) Masao Inoue [Free] vs. Bruiser Barry
◆Winner: Inoue (10:30) with a Boston Crab.
(3) Tomoaki Honma vs. Harlem Bravado
◆Winner: Honma (10:04) following the Kokeshi.
~ Honma commented after the match, this will be his first appearance in the tag league in 3 years and with that he also stated that he is looking forward to facing Marufuji.
(4) GHC Junior Heavy Prelude Match: Taiji Ishimori & Yoshinari Ogawa vs. Super Crazy & Ricky Marvin
◆Winner: Marvin (9:55) following a Modified Avalanche Style Brainbuster on Ishimori.
~ Marvin picks up the win over the jr. champion following the showing off a new maneuver.
(5) BRAVE vs TMDK Single Match: Takashi Sugiura vs. Mikey Nicholls
◆Winner: Sugiura (10:38) with a Frankensteiner.
(6) CHAOS vs TMDK: Maybach Taniguchi & Yujiro Takahashi vs. Shane Haste & Jonah Rock
◆Winner: Yujiro (11:33) with a Deadlift German Suplex on Rock.
~ Yujiro shows his power in the NOAH ring. He said that he will save NOAH with his eroticism.
(7) NO MERCY vs BRAVE 6 Man Tag Match: KENTA, Maybach Taniguchi Jr. & Genba Hirayanagi vs. Takeshi Morishima, Mohammed Yone & Atsushi Kotoge
◆Winner: KENTA (20:16) following the go 2 sleep to Kotoge.
~ The NO MERCY Champion Trio continue to prove their strength.
NOAH Event Cards for March & April 2013