Pro-Wrestling NOAH “12th annual Global Junior Heavyweight Tag League War”, 7/17/2018 [18:30] @ Tokorozawa Shimin Taiikukan, Sub-Arena in Saitama
~ Before the start of the show, Nakajima and Kitamiya came to the ring with a picture of Masa Saito and took part in a 10-bell salute to their fallen teacher. Kitamiya more directly became Saito’s protege as he eventually changed his name from Mitsuhiro Kitamiya to Masa Kitamiya in 2016 to honor his teacher.
(1) YO-HEY vs. Quiet Storm vs. Masao Inoue (FREE)
◆Winner: Storm (6:32) following the 50cm Arm Lariat on Inoue.
(2) Daisuke Harada, HAYATA & Tadasuke vs. Hi69, Minoru Tanaka (FREE) & Yoshinari Ogawa
◆Winner: Minoru (12:05) with a Ground Cobra Twist on Tadasuke.
(3) Atsushi Kotoge & Kaito Kiyomiya vs. Maybach Taniguchi & Cody Hall
◆Winner: Kiyomiya (12:47) with a School Boy on Hall.
(4) Junior Tag League Match: Seiya Morohashi & Junta Miyawaki vs. Ricky Marvin & El Hijo del Pantera
◆Winner: Marvin (13:20) with the Dead End on Miyawaki.
~ Marvin/Pantera [1 win, 1 loss = 2 points]
~ Morohashi/Miyawaki [4 losses = 0 points]
(5) Takashi Sugiura, Naomichi Marufuji, Akitoshi Saito & Muhammad Yone vs. Go Shiozaki, Katsuhiko Nakajima, Masa Kitamiya & Kenoh
◆Winner: Kitamiya (11:57) with the Kangokugatame (Prison Lock) on Saito.
~ Kitamiya with a direct honored to his teacher Masa Saito who passed away on July 14th. (Reported on July 16th) Kitamiya declared that he will do his best to carry on the spirit of “Go for Broke” from this day forward.
(6) Junior Tag League Match: Hajime Ohara & Hitoshi Kumano vs. Ikuto Hidaka & Takuya Sugawara
◆Winner: Ohara (15:36) with the Muy Bien Clutch on Sugawara.
~ Ohara/Kumano [3 wins, 1 loss = 6 points]
~ Hidaka/Sugawara [1 win, 1 loss = 2 points]