All Japan Pro-Wrestling “Royal Road Tournament ~ 2013 Open Championship”, 9/15/2013 [Sun] 17:00 @ Osaka Bodymaker Colosseum, 2nd Stadium
~ The new All Japan president Hirota Inoue announced that All Japan will be holding a “free admission” show on September 27th at the Differ Ariake in Tokyo.
(1) Masao Inoue vs. SUSHI
◆Winner: SUSHI (11:50) with the TEKKAMAKI.
(2) Osamu Nishimura [Free] & Kotaro Suzuki vs. BambiKiller & Dark Cuervo
◆Winner: Nishimura (11:32) with an O’Connor Roll on Cuervo.
(3) Jun Akiyama & Atsushi Aoki vs. Kazushi Miyamoto [Tenryu Project] & Kento Miyahara [Free]
◆Winner: Akiyama (11:18) following a Wrist Clutch style Exploder on Miyamoto.
~ Akiyama and Miyahara finally face one another in the All Japan ring, and after the match Miyahara requested a singles match against Akiyama.
~ Aoki stated that he wishes to see the DDT duo of Keisuke Ishii & Shigehiro Irie compete in an “assessment” match before they finally receive a title opportunity.
(4) Takao Omori & KENSO vs. D-Lo Brown & Low Ki
◆Winner: Omori (14:53) following the Axe Bomber to D-Lo.
~ The billed foreign “Super-Combi” fell in the end to the All Japan duo.
~ Omori stated that this is yet another win for his path to the Triple Crown.
“Royal Road Tournament ~ 2013 Open Championship ~ 2nd Round”
(5) 2nd Round Match: Go Shiozaki vs. Yoshinobu Kanemaru
◆Winner: Shiozaki (14:32) with the Go Flasher.
~ Shiozaki proves the victor and now remains as the only one from Burning in the tournament.
(6) 2nd Round Match: Joe Doering vs. Suwama
◆Winner: Doering (12:18) with the Revolution Bomb.
~ The allies were pitted against one another after winning their respected first round matches. In the end Doering’s power proved to be greater as he overpowered Suwama and put him away with the big spinning sitout powerbomb.
~ After the match, Suwama and Doering showed respect to one another and even announced that they will be going after the World Tag belts, which are currently held by Akiyama and Shiozaki.