Real Japan Pro-Wrestling “LEGEND OF THE GOLD VIII”, 9/14/2017 [Thu] 18:30 @ Korakuen Hall in Tokyo
(1) Super Rider vs. Masato Shibata (FREE)
♦Winner: Shibata (5:58) with a Reverse Splash.
(2) Nobuyoki Kurashima (DRADITION), Takahisa Matsumoto (Reversal ALPHA) & Koji Iwamoto (AJPW) vs. Katsunari Toi (FREE), Yamamoto-SAN (Combo) & Chikara (RikiEnterprise)
♦Winner: Kurashima (12:03) via referee stop, with a Modified Armlock on Toi.
(3) Ultimo Dragon (Toryumon MEXICO) & Heat (FREE) vs. TAJIRI (FREE) & Kazuhiko Ogasawara (PRO-KARATE Osuyume)
♦Winner: TAJIRI (9:05) with a Backslide on Heat.
~ TAJIRI with the win in his first ever appearance in the Real Japan ring.
(4) Masao Orihara (Mobius) & Great Tiger (FREE) vs. Mayo-gun #5 & Mayo-gun #2 w/ Masashi Aoyagi
♦Winner: Orihara (7:35) via foul, due to #5.
(5) Naya’s Debuty Match: “3rd Generation Taiho” Yukio Naya vs. Raijin Yaguchi (Jado-gun)
♦Winner: Naya (5:58) following a Running Knee Lift.
~ The grandson of the late Yokozuna Taioh makes his successful debut as a pro-wrestler.
(6) Taka Kunoh (Team Akira Ota) & Hayato Mashita vs. Daisuke Sekimoto (BJW) & LEONA (DRADITION)
♦Winner: Sekimoto (13:28) with a Canadian Backbreaker on Mashita.
(7) Legend Championship Match: [12th Champion] Masakatsu Funaki (FREE) vs. [Challenger] Super Tiger
♦Winner: Super Tiger (9:24) with a Mokogenbakugatame (Tiger Suplex Hold).
~ Champion falls on his first defense, Super Tiger becomes the 13th champion.