Pro Wrestling NOAH “Spring Navigation 2015″, 3/28/2015 [Sat] 18:30 @ Korakuen Hall in Tokyo
~ Before the show Kenou, Hajime Ohara, and Quiet Storm officially announced that they are officially joining Pro Wrestling NOAH. President Akira Taue made their transfer’s official.
(1) Hitoshi Kumano vs. Zack Sabre Jr.
◆Winner: Sabre (8:49) with a Henkei Haneori-gatame
(2) Yoshinari Ogawa vs. Super Crazy
◆Winner: Ogawa (6:40) via pin-fall.
(3) Daisuke Harada, Genba Hirayanagi & Captain NOAH vs. Kenoh [MichiPro], Hajime Ohara [FREE] & Mitsuhiro Kitamiya
◆Winner: Ohara (12:23) with the Muy Bien on Genba.
~ Ohara stated that they will reclaim the Jr. Tag belts not only for themselves but now for NOAH.
(4) Katsuhiko Nakajima [DIAMOND RING] vs. Quiet Storm [FREE]
◆Winner: Nakajima (9:59) via pin-fall.
(5) Takeshi Morishima vs. Akitoshi Saito
◆Winner: Morishima (10:45) following the Backdrop Driver.
The split blocks have been announced for the upcoming GLOBAL TAG LEAGUE that takes place in April.
Takashi Sugiura & Masato Tanaka
Minoru Suzuki & Takashi Iizuka
Naomichi Marufuji & Katsuhiko Nakajima
Maybach Taniguchi & Maybach #2
Mikey Nicholls & Shane Haste
Daisuke Sekimoto & Kazuki Hashimoto
Lance Archer & Davey Boy Smith Jr.
Takeshi Morishima & Mitsuhiro Kitamiya
Muhammed Yone & Daisuke Ikeda
Akitoshi Saito & Quiet Storm
Chris Hero & Colt Cabana
Shelton “X“ Benjamin & Brian Breaker
~ The matches were announced as well, but expect another post later on today.
(6) Takashi Sugiura, Masato Tanaka [ZERO1] & Yoshihiro Takayama [FREE] vs. Mikey Nicholls, Shane Haste & Jonah Rock
◆Winner: Sugiura (14:22) following the Olympic Qualifying Slam on Rock.
~ Sugiura called out that he wants the final match of the GTL to be against Benjamin’s team.
(7) NOAH Alliance vs Suzukigun 5 vs 5 Elimination Match: Minoru Suzuki [Pancrase MISSION], Takashi Iizuka
[NJPW], Taichi [NJPW], TAKA Michinoku [K-DOJO] & El Desperado [NJPW]
vs. Naomichi Marufuji, Muhammed Yone, Maybach Taniguchi, Taiji Ishimori
& Atsushi Kotoge
Order of elimination:
~ Ishimori (6:12) following the Low Fly Flow from Taichi.
~ Yone (8:18) following the Iron Finger From Hell from Iizuka.
~ Kotoge (17:22) sent over the top rope (OTR).
~ Desperado (17:52) following the Maybach Bomb from Maybach.
~ TAKA (18:10) following the Maybach Press from Maybach.
~ Maybach and Suzuki (19:42) both OTR.
~ Iizuka (20:47) sent OTR.
~ Taichi (23:39) following a Shiranui from Marufuji.
◆Winner: Marufuji (23:29)
~ Marufuji remains as the lone survivor for NOAH and claims a much needed win.
~ Maybach showed an awakening during the mid-part of the match as he claimed back-to-back eliminations over SZKG, as well as he took Suzuki out of the match.
~ Takayama stated that he is aligned with NOAH as he helped Marufuji to his feet following the match.
NOAH Event Cards for March & April 2015