Pro Wrestling NOAH “The First Navigation 2016”, 1/28/2016 [Thu] 19:00 @ Kanuma City New Sanpia Tochigi
(1) Yoshinari Ogawa vs. Kaito Kiyomiya
◆Winner: Ogawa (6:14) following a Backdrop.
(2) Akitoshi Saito & Quiet Storm vs. Genba Hirayanagi & Captain NOAH
◆Winner: Saito (9:17) following the Sickle Death on Genba.
(3) Taiji Ishimori & Hitoshi Kumano vs. Kenoh & Hajime Ohara
◆Winner: Kenoh (12:06) following the Kibo (Running Low Soccer Kick) on Kumano.
~ Kenoh yet again with a win in the prelude matches as the clock begins to tick down until the title challenge on 1/31.
(4) Maybach Taniguchi, Mitsuhiro Kitamiya & Atsushi Kotoge vs. Takashi Iizuka, Shelton X Benjamin & El Desperado
◆Winner: Maybach (16:16) with the Maybach Press on Desperado.
(5) Go Shiozaki & Yoshinobu Kanemaru vs. Minoru Suzuki & TAKA Michinoku
◆Winner: Kanemaru (14:36) following the Touch Out on TAKA.
~ Shiozaki stated that the countdown begins before he and Sugiura will finally face-off. He made it clear that Suzuki needs to become familiar to the sound of a ref’s 3 count, as that is the last thing he will hear.
(6) Naomichi Marufuji, Muhammad Yone, Katsuhiko Nakajima & Daisuke Harada vs. Takashi Sugiura, Lance Archer, Davey Boy Smith Jr. & Taichi
◆Winner: Marufuji (17:03) following a Shiranui on Taichi.
~ Marufuji showed Sugiura that he is still the fighting GHC Champion and that he will do everything in his power to fight for NOAH.
NOAH Event Cards for January & February 2016