◆AJPW NEWS◆ [5/22 RESULTS]
~ All Japan held a show today in Saitama.
~ Next up for All Japan is the big show on 5/25 at the Korakuen, featuring the Triple Crown and World Junior belts in defense.
~ The main event saw the team of Ryoji Sai and Super Tiger with the win over Miyahara and Jake Lee. Even though his team suffered the loss today, Miyahara stated that he is focused on defending the belt against Sekimoto.
~ Aoki stated that he is ready to defend the Junior belt against Takeda.
~ Nagoya native Koji Iwamoto claimed his first ever win in an All Japan ring after pinning SUSHI. Iwamoto, who I believe, is one of the more talented freelance wrestlers in Japan today and could be a strong asset to any promotion that wishes to utilize him more in the future.
◆BJW NEWS◆ [5/22 RESULTS]
~ Big Japan held a show today in Osaka. The main event saw Miyamoto & Kodaka taking on Numazawa & Takeda in an iron cage fluorescent light-tube deathmatch.
~ It was also announced that Daichi Hashimoto and Hideyoshi Kamitani will be competing against one another on 6/9 in Shinkiba for a chance against Okabayashi for the World Strong belt.
◆DDT NEWS◆ [5/22 RESULTS]
~ DDT held a show in Osaka today.
~ The main event saw Takeshita with the win over his former mentor ZERO/HUB. Takeshita was in tears following the win as he was given ZERO’s mask as well. Takeshita stated that he is determined to capture the KO-D belt on 5/29.
~ Kota Ibushi also made a surprise appearance, since going freelance in February, as he teamed with Gota Ihashi to win a tag rumble watch.
DDT announced that they will be hold their first ever show in the EDION Arena Osaka, 1st Stadium on 12/4.
~ DDT’s next big show will be on 5/29 at Korakuen.
◆K-DOJO NEWS◆ [5/22 RESULTS]
~ KAIENTAI held a show in Kitakami.
~ The main event saw Magatsuki (Tank Nagai, Kengo Mashimo, and Yuki Sato) become the first ever Kitakami 6 Tag champions following a win over SFU (Kaji Tomato, Shiori Asahi, and Ayumu Honda).
~ Bambi also beat Koharu Hinata and Manami Toyota in a 3WAY match to become the new Kitakami Joshi champion.
◆NJPW NEWS◆ [5/22 RESULTS]
~ The second day of the BOSJ took place today in Numazu.
~ The first matches of the B BLOCK were held as Owens claimed the win over Ospreay, Barreta over Volador, Liger over Fish, and Ricochet over Tiger Mask for the scheduled league matches.
~ Outside of the BOSJ, following the attack from Kenny Omega at yesterday’s show, Tanahashi has been pulled from the rest of the BOSJ tour due to a left shoulder injury. Tanahashi though aims to be able to recuperate and make his return at DOMINION 6.19. Kojima was his replacement in the previously announced 6 man tag match with NJPW vs. BULLET CLUB.
~ Naito also declared that BUSHI shall win the BOSJ come the final day on 6/7.
◆NOAH NEWS◆ [5/22 RESULTS]
~ NOAH held a show today in Nagaoka.
~ The main event saw Marufuji with a direct win over Davey Boy Smith in the 6 man tag match. The title trio of title challengers celebrated the win over SZKG.
~ Kanemaru held the challenger Kumano into place for Iizuka to land the cheap shot strike. Kanemaru continues to try and shame the challenger before the title defense.
◆WRESTLE-1 NEWS◆ [5/22 RESULTS]
~ W-1 held a show today in Niigata.
~ The main event saw new WILD order vs TriggeR as Manabu Soya, AKIRA & Kumagoro defeated the team of Yuji Hino, KAZMA, and Koji Doi.
~ Gatoh Move : Kaori Yoneyama vs. Riho for the IWA Triple Crown belt was announced for the 6/22 show at Korakuen.
~ Stardom : Io Shirai defeated Kay Lee Ray to become the first ever SWA Champion while on tour in Spain.
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