All Japan Pro-Wrestling “Revival! 2014 Giant Series”, 10/29/2014 [Wed] 18:30 @ Yamagata City General Sports Center
~ The chairman of All Japan, Mr. Yoshimura addressed everyone before the show. He stated that it has been 15 years since the Mr. Baba passed away and he is confident that All Japan can continue the “oudou” Royal/King’s Road that he originally built.
He feels confident that Jun Akiyama will do his best as the leader of the promotion and asked that everyone please continue to give their support.
That real pro-wrestling resides in AJPW and they aim to showcase this all throughout the nation of Japan.
(1) SUSHI vs. Naoya Nomura
◆Winner: SUSHI (6:27) with a Boston Crab.
(2) Kotaro Suzuki & Yohei Nakajima vs. Keisuke Ishii & Soma Takao [both DDT]
◆Winner: Keisuke (10:50) following a Kneel Kick on Yohei.
~ Kotaro made his intentions known that he wants another shot at the World Jr. belt.
(3) Raising an Army Commemorative Tag Match: Yoshinobu Kanemaru & Ultimo Dragon [Toryumon MEXICO] vs. Masanobu Fuchi & Osamu Nishimura [FREE]
◆Winner: Kanemaru (16:50) with a Small Package on Nishimura.
(4) Kengo Mashimo & Tank Nagai [both K-DOJO] vs. Zeus & The Bodyguard [both FREE]
◆Winner: Mashimo (11:42) following a Vertical Fall style Brainbuster on Bodyguard.
~ Mashimo & Tank take the early advantage heading into the upcoming World’s Strongest Tag League in November.
(5) Wold Junior Heavyweight Championship Match: [37th Champion] Atsushi Aoki vs. [Challenger] Hikaru Sato (Pancrase MISSION)
◆Winner: Aoki (19:21) with the Assault Point.
~ 4th successful title defense.
~ Respect was shown between the “Evolution” teammates after the match as they both will now be heading into the Tag League next month.
(5) Raising an Army Commemorative 6 Man Tag Match: Jun Akiyama, Akebono & KENSO vs. Suwama, Takao Omori & Kento Miyahara
◆Winner: Akebono (17:33) following the Yokozuna Impact on Kento.
~ Akebono stated that he is prepared and fully ready for the upcoming Tag League.
(7) Triple Crown Championship Match: [50th Champion] Joe Doering vs. [Challenger] Go Shiozaki
◆Winner: Doering (20:37) with the Revolution Bomb.
~ 3rd successful title defense.
~ Joe continues to showcase his absolute strength since grabbing the belt and potentially looks stronger than ever following this defense.
~ No challenger has been set at this time but something could easily be set up during the World’s Strongest Tag League.
All Japan Event Cards for September & October 2014