WRESTLE-1 “WRESTLE-1 TOUR 2015 Cherry blossom”, 4/1/2015 [Wed] 18:30 @ Korakuen Hall in Tokyo
NOSAWA Rongai & MAZADA kicked off the show with an honoring to the late Perro Aguayo Jr.
(1) Kumagoro vs. Shotaro Ashino
◆Winner: Kumagoro (6:40) with a Boston Crab.
(2) Hiroshi Yamato, Yusuke Kodama & Rionne Fujiwara vs. NOSAWA Rongai, MAZADA & Hiroki Murase
◆Winner: Yamato (9:10) following a Northern Light Bomb on Murase.
(3) WRESTLE-1 vs DESPERADO: Masakatsu Funaki & Jiro “Ikemen” Kuroshio vs. TAJIRI & Koji Doi
◆Winner: Kuroshio (9:06) with the Ikemen Flash on Doi.
~ TAJIRI announced that The Great Kabuki will be on the show on 5/5 as he teams with TAJIRI and The Great Muta.
(4) WRESTLE-1 Cruiserweight First Champion Tournament ~ 1st Round: Andy Wu vs. El Hijo del Pantera
◆Winner: Pantera (8:08) following a Spiral DDT.
~ Pantera moves on to the semi-final round.
(5) WRESTLE-1 Cruiserweight First Champion Tournament ~ 1st Round: Minoru Tanaka vs. Seiki Yoshioka
◆Winner: Minoru (17:26) following the Tornado Kaki Cutter.
~ Minoru moves on to the semi-final round.
(6) WRESTLE-1 vs DESPERADO: Keiji Mutoh, Ryota Hama & Yasufumi Nakanoue vs. Masayuki Kono, Ryoji Sai [ZERO1] & KAZMA SAKAMOTO
◆Winner: Hama (10:13) with the Ryota Hammer on KAZMA.
(7) WRESTLE-1 Tag Championship Match: [1st Champions] “Team 246” Kaz Hayashi & Shuji Kondo vs. [Challenger] “new WILD order” AKIRA & Manabu Soya
◆Winner: Kondo (18:57) following the King Kong Lariat on AKIRA.
~ 6th successful title defense.
~ Team 246 with a 3rd straight win over WILD.
(8) WRESTLE-1 Championship Match: [3rd Champion] KAI vs. [Challenger] Hideki Suzuki (FREE/ZERO1)
◆Winner: Hideki (6:57) following a Double Arm Suplex.
~ Champion falls on his 1st title defense. Hideki becomes the 4th generation champion.
~ Hideki has been running through everyone as of late and it clearly did not stop when facing off against KAI once more. Hideki with the shocking win as it abruptly ends KAI’s reign before it even truly began.
~ Hideki added further insult to injury to KAI, as he held up KAI’s head after the match as showed the belt in his hands. Something he told KAI that would indeed happen before today’s show.
~ Ryota Hama, KAI’s closest ally, charged Hideki into the corner and challenged him for the belt.
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