NOAH “Southern Navig. 2013”, 6/5/2013 [Wed] 18:30 @ Kumamoto City Retail Information Center
(1) Genba Hirayanagi vs. Kyle Sebastian
◆Winner: Genba (9:51) following the Shoryu Genba.
(2) Taishi Ishimori & Yoshinari Ogawa vs. Daisuke Harada & Hitoshi Kumano
◆Winner: Ishimori (13:47) with a Modified Camel Clutch on Kumano.
~ Harada stated that he will be Kumano’s tag partner in the upcoming Jr. Tag League.
(3) Zack Sabre Jr. vs. Maybach SUWA Jr.
◆Winner: Sabre (12:01) with a European Clutch.
(4) Naomichi Marufuji vs. Jake Dirden
◆Winner: Marufuji (13:46) via pinfall.
~ Marufuji was asked by reporters, after the match, if he would be going for the GHC title? Marufuji had a response that it is his sense of duty to challenge for the belt, but it appears the timing is not right.
(5) Maybash Taniguchi vs. Super Crazy
◆Winner: Maybach (10:40) with the Maybach Press.
(6) NOAH vs NJPW: Atsushi Kotoge vs. Satoshi Kojima
◆Winner: Kojima (11:16) following a Lariat.
~ Kojima praised the spirit of Kotoge.
(7) NO MERCY vs BRAVE Tag Match: KENTA & Takashi Sugiura vs. Takeshi Morishima & Mohammed Yone
◆Winner: Sugiura (22:10) following the Olympic Qualifying Slam on Yone.
~ Sugiura yet again picks up the victory over the BRAVE duo and is left with still in “double” question of their “fight”.
NOAH Event Cards for May & June 2013
BJW “Strong Style Tournament “RISING” Finals”, 6/5/2013 [Wed] 19:00 @ Shinkiba 1stRING
Previous Tournament Results
(1) Madoka vs. Kazuki Hashimoto
◆Winner: Madoka (8:53) with a Stretch Muffler.
(2) SOS vs. Hesei Gokudo Combi Tag Match: Tsutomu Osugi & Hercules Senga vs. Kankuro Hoshino & Masato Inaba
◆Winner: Osugi (9:15) with an Ultra Rana on Inaba.
(3) Yoshihito Sasaki & Shadow WX vs. Shu & Kei Brahman
◆Winner: Yoshihito (10:07) following a Lariat to Kei.
(4) Fluorescent Light 8 Man Tag Match: Yuko Miyamoto, Isami Kodaka, Ryuji Ito & Masaya Takahashi [WNC] vs. Jun Kasai, “Black Angel” Jaki Numazawa, Masashi Takeda & Takumi Tsukamoto
◆Winner: Takeda (15:21) following the National 1st Round Slam on Masaya onto Fluorescent Lights.
~ This was Masaya Takahashi’s first ever deathmatch.
(5) Daisuke Sekimoto & Atsushi Ohashi vs. Shinya Ishikawa & Jack Anthony
◆Winner: Anthony (15:07) with a European Clutch on Ohashi.
~ Sekimoto made a challenge for a singles match against Anthony.
(6) RISING Final Match: Yuji Okabayashi vs. Ryuichi Kawakami
◆Winner: Kawakami (17:55) following an Emerald Flowsion.
~ Ryuichi Kawakami earns the right to challenge for the World Strong Heavy belt on June 30th, which is currently held by Daisuke Sekimoto.