NOAH “GREAT VOYAGE 2013 in Tokyo ~Tanabata Final Battle ~ Everyone’s Wish~”, 7/7/2013 [Sun] 15:00 @ Ariake Colosseum in Tokyo
(1) Opening Match: Hitoshi Kumano vs. Maybach SUWA Jr.
◆Winner: SUWA Jr. (5:58) with a Modified Boston Crab.
(2) Jr.TAG LEAGUE PREVIEW 6 Man Tag Match: Atsushi Kotoge, Zack Sabre Jr. & Kaiser vs. Daisuke Harada, Slex & Pesadilla
◆Winner: Sabre (15:01) with a Modified Arm Bar on Pesadilla.
(3) Encounter of Lone Wolves: Maybach Taniguchi vs. Akitoshi Saito
◆Winner: Taniguchi (7:50) with the Maybach Press.
(4) Shiro Koshinaka’s Return Match: Shiro Koshinaka [Free] & Tatsumi Fujinami [DRADITION] vs. Yoshinari Ogawa & Masao Inoue (free)
◆Winner: Fujinami (10:18) with a Dragon Sleeper on Inoue.
(5) NOAH vs DIAMOND RING Special Single Match: Mohammed Yone vs. Katsuhiko Nakajima
◆Winner: Yone (12:02) following the Muscle Buster.
(6) Street Fight Tornado 6 Man Tag Deathmatch: [NO MERCY] Takashi Sugiura, Yoshihiro Takayama & Genba Hirayanagi vs. [Jado Army] Atsushi Onita, Ichiro Yaguchi & Hideki Hosaka
~ No count-out, no DQ, everything goes (including weapons).
◆Winner: Onita (8:34) with the Thunder Fire Powerbomb on Genba.
~ Onita challenged Sugiura to an Electric Blast Deathmatch.
~ Onita stated at his own show yesterday that he is coming in “to destroy NOAH”, so far he is 1 win and 1 loss in his efforts.
(7) GHC Junior Heavyweight Championship Match: [26th Champion] Taiji Ishimori vs. [Challenger] Super Crazy
◆Winner: Ishimori (14:25) following 2 – 450° Splashes.
~ 5th successful title defense.
~ Zack Sabre Jr. challenged Ishimori after the match.
~ Stated to have been a solid defense for Ishimori.
(8) GHC Tag Championship Match: [28th Champions] “CHOAS” Toru Yano & Takashi Iizuka vs. [Challengers] “TMDK” Mikey Nicholls & Shane Haste
◆Winner: Haste (16:26) following the Thunder Valley on Iizuka.
~ Champions fall on their 3rd title defense. Haste and Nicholls become the 29th GHC Tag Champions.
~ Match was stated to be very bloody, but in the end the Australian duo managed to bring the NOAH belts back home to NOAH.
(9) GHC Heavyweight Championship Match: [19th Champion] KENTA vs. [Challenger] Naomichi Marufuji
◆Winner: KENTA (36:42) following the go 2 sleep.
~ 4th successful title defense.
~ Mohammed Yone challenged KENTA for the next defense.
NJPW “Yoshinoya Presents KIZUNA ROAD 2013”, 7/7/2013 [Sun] 15:00 @ New Sunpia Takasaki in Gunma
(1) Sho Tanaka vs. Yohei Komatsu
◆Winner: DRAW (10:00)
(2) Manabu Nakanishi & Tiger Mask IV vs. Captain New Japan & KUSHIDA
◆Winner: Nakanishi (8:41) following the Uekara Don! (Don From Above / Diving Head Chop).
(3) Hiroyoshi Tenzan & Satoshi Kojima vs. Yuji Nagata & Takaaki Watanabe
◆Winner: Tenzan (11:46) with an Anaconda Vice on Watanabe.
(4) Tomohiro Ishii, Rocky Romero & Alex Koslov vs. Minoru Suzuki, TAKA Michinoku & Taichi
◆Winner: TAKA (10:57) via pinfall on Romero.
(5) Hirooki Goto, Tetsuya Naito, Tomoaki Honma & La Sombra vs. Shinsuke Nakamura, Yujiro Takahashi, YOSHI-HASHI & Jado
◆Winner: Sombra (15:38) with a Villiante Driver on Jado.
(6) Hiroshi Tanahashi, Togi Makabe & Jushin Thunder Liger vs. “The Machine Gun” Karl Anderson, Terrible & Tama Tonga
◆Winner: Anderson (8:52) following the Gunstun on Liger.
(7) Kazuchika Okada & Gedo vs. Prince Devitt & Bad Luck Fale
◆Winner: Fale (9:54) following the Grenade to Gedo.
~ All the members of BULLET CLUB stood over Okada and Gedo following the bout.
NJPW Event Cards for July & August 2013
DDT “KING OF OSAKA 2013”, 7/7/2013 [Sun] 18:00 @ Nasci Hall Umeda in Osaka
(1) 3WAY Tag Match: Kuishinbo Kamen & Michael Nakazawa vs. Antonio Honda & Daisuke Sasaki vs. Masa Takanashi & Akito
◆Winner: Daisuke (6:26) following the NO OR NEVER to Nakazawa.
(2) Hikaru Sato vs. Tetsuya Endo
◆Winner: Sato (6:59) with a Boston Crab.
(3) KING OF DDT Semi-final Match: Kenny Omega vs. Yukio Sakaguchi
◆Winner: Omega (9:59) with the Croyts Wrath.
~ Omega moves on to the finals.
(4) KING OF DDT Semi-final Match: HARASHIMA vs. Konosuke Takeshita
◆Winner: HARASHIMA (10:09) following the Somato.
~ HARASHIMA moves on to the finals to face Omega.
(5) Danshoku Dino & Makoto Oishi vs. Kota Ibushi & DJ Nira
◆Winner: Ibushi (10:07) with an Osaka Muscle Sakai Style Last Ride Powerbomb on Oishi.
~ Kazuchika Okada appeared via video to announce that he has challenged Kota Ibushi for DDT’s Ryogoku show on August 18th. Ibushi accepted and now it is official. Ibushi vs. Okada, one on one, on August 18th.
(6) Shigehiro Irie, Keisuke Ishii & Takao Soma vs. KUDO, Yasu Urano & FUMA
◆Winner: Irie (13:11) with the Flying Sausage on FUMA.
(7) KING OF DDT FINAL Match: Kenny Omega vs. HARASHIMA
◆Winner: HARASHIMA (15:20) following a Swandive style Somato.
~ HARASHIMA wins the KING OF DDT 2013, and now moves on to face the reigning KO-D Openweight Champion in Shigehiro Irie on August 18th at the Ryogoku Kokugikan.
Wrestling New Classic, 7/7/2013 [Sun] 18:00 @ Yokkaichi Australia Memorial Hall in Mie
(1) Takuya Kito vs. Yankee Rionne
◆Winner: Kito (6:23) with a Kito Clutch II.
(2) Shuri vs. Kaho Kobayashi
◆Winner: Shuri (6:59) with a Boston Crab.
(3) Jiro Kuroshio & Masaya Takahashi vs. YO-HEY & Shinose Sanjushichi
◆Winner: Shinose (7:22) following a Bazooka Elbow to Kuroshio.
(4) Koji Doi vs. Hiroki Maruse
◆Winner: Doi (8:00) following a Diving Guillotine Drop.
(5) 6 Man Tag Match: Gran Hamada, Lin Byron & El Hijo del Pantera vs. Masashi Aoyagi [Seishin Hall], Yusuke Kodama & Makoto
◆Winner: Aoyagi (11:58) following a Tornado Kick to Pantera.
(6) Hardcore Tag Match: AKIRA & Kintaro Kanemaru vs. AKIRA & Osamu Nishimura
◆Winner: TAJIRI (18:28) following the Buzzsaw Kick to AKIRA.
~ Next announced shows and matches.
KuzuPro FUTURE, 7/20/2013 [Sat] 19:00 @ Kitasenju Theater 1010, mini-theater
(1) 3WAY Match: Karate Mami vs. Yumiko Kawada vs. Macho Michaels
(2) Big Daddy vs. TAKIDASHI
(3) Soft Imai vs. (to be announced)
(4) Mitsuharu Mini-Sawa vs. The Shiroto Kabuki
(5) Yuya Uchida vs. buffalo MORIMORI
(6) Takuya Kito & Hiroyuki Kondo vs. Dragon Soldier LAW & Konaka = Pale One
KuzuPro FUTURE, 7/25/2013 [Thu] 19:00 @ Shinjuku FACE in Tokyo
() Osamu Nishimura vs. Yoshiaki Yago
() WNC Women’s Champoinship Match: [Champion] Lin Byron vs. [Challenger] Serena Deeb