All Japan Pro-Wrestling “SUMMER ACTION SERIES”, 7/26/2018 [Thu] 19:00 @ Hamada City Kanagi Sogo Taiikukan in Shimane
(1) Atsushi Maruyama vs. Hikaru Sato
◆Winner: Hikaru (6:43) following a Running Low Kick.
(2) Jun Akiyama & Ultimo Dragon vs. Jake Lee & Keiichi Sato (FREE)
◆Winner: Dragon (11:06) with a La Magistral on Keiichi.
~ In regards to the upcoming Asia Tag defense, Akiyama stated that he wants to be surprised by Aoyagi and Nomura on the 29th. That if they do not bring something new to the table the results will be the same as before.
(3) Zeus, The Bodyguard & Mushuku no ‘Sekiko’ vs. Ryoji Sai (LAND’S END), Dylan James & Koji Iwamoto
◆Winner: James (12:02) following a Chokeslam on Sekiko.
~ Sai asserted himself as the Asia Heavy champion in front of Bodyguard, as this as their final prelude match before the title defense on the 29th.
(4) Takao Omori & Yuma Aoyagi vs. Osamu Nishimura (FREE) & Yohei Nakajima
◆Winner: Omori (7:24) following an Axe Bomber on Yohei.
(5) Joe Doering & Black Tiger VII (FREE) vs. TAJIRI (FREE) & Gianni Valletta
◆Winner: Valletta (9:26) following a Lariat on Black Tiger.
(6) Kento Miyahara, Yoshitatsu (FREE) & Naoya Nomura vs. Suwama, Shuji Ishikawa (FREE) & Atsushi Aoki
◆Winner: Ishikawa (17:00) with a Splash Mountain on Yoshitatsu.
~ Suwama and Ishikawa continue to dominate as the floor remains open for a challenger to make a bid for the World Tag belts.
~ Miyahara was unable to shake off yesterday’s loss to Zeus with a win today, but he stated that he is confidence is high and that he will overcome as the “saiko” champion.