GUTS World THE FINAL ~Bukotsu-shuen (Unrefined Demise)~, 4/15/2018 [Sun] 18:00 @ Shinjuku FACE in Tokyo 600 Spectators (overcrowded)
(1) GUTS vs HEAT-UP: Joji Otani & Keito Murota vs. Daisuke Kanehira & Tetsuya Izuchi
◆Winner: Joji (7:37) with a Arm Capture style Northern Lights Suplex Hold on Izuchi.
(2) 8 Person Throughout GUTS History Tag Match: Drake Morimatsu, Kazuhiko Matsuzaki, Kazuhiro Tamura (HEAT-UP) & Liang Ping vs. Naoshi Sano (FREE), Shinobu (666), CHANGO (FREE) & Papillon Akemi (Deluxe Beppin)
◆Winner: Shinobu (8:07) with a Manjigatame on Ping.
(3) IWA Army Final Battle?: Buffalo (Makai) & YUJI KITO (ASUKA PRO) vs. Keizo Matsuda (Free) & Kuishinbo Kamen (FREE)
◆Winner: Matsuda (10:46) following a Lariaton KITO.
(4) Special Single Match: Masao Orihara (Mobius) vs. Tetsuhiro Kuroda (FREE)
◆Winner: Orihara (10:50) following a Complete Shot.
(5) GWC Tag Championship Match: [15th Champions] TORU (Doutonbori) & Fuminori Abe (BASARA) vs. [Challengers] Shota & Kenichiro Arai
◆Winner: Shota (14:43) with a Small Package Hold on TORU.
~ Champions fall on their 3rd title defense. Shota & Kenichiro Arai become the 16th champions.
(6) Mr. Gannosuke’s Retirement Match: Mr. Gannosuke & Michio Kageyama (Team Dera) vs. Tatsumi Fujinami (DRADITION) & Hiro Saito (FREE)
◆Winner: Fujinami (16:41) with the Hiryuhadakajime (Dragon Sleeper Hold) on Gannosuke. ~ Gannosuke and Fujinami shook hands after the match, as a singles match was hinted, but Gannosuke stated that his career is officially over today. He thanked Fujinami for giving him this opportunity today. He thanked all the fans for their support for over the last 27 years.
(7) GWC Single Championship Match: [13th Champion] Guts Ishijima vs. [Challenger] Masked Mystery
◆Winner: Ishijima (19:19) following a Swinging Facebuster.
~ 3rd successful title defense. ~ Then with the win, Ishijima sealed the belt away as the last and final defend GWC champion. He thanked everyone for coming out today and then welcomes out Gannosuke to send him off with a retirement ceremony.
~ Wrestlers from Ice ribbon, FREEDOMS, and many other promotions came out to greet Gannosuke and offer their thanks for his time in the ring.
~ Gannosuke noted his start in FMW and working closely with now late friend Hayabusa and wished he could have been here today. Gannosuke stated that he will return to his home in Kumamoto, but that he will look to support the local promotions there. He mentioned that he retired once before, but this time it is different. He feels that he can finally close this chapter on his career and on a positive not.
~ He closed out by saying that he hopes everyone continues to support for the now former GUTS wrestlers as they will be continuing their careers going forward as freelance wrestlers.
GUTS World vol. 115 ~ Shinkiba Bukotsu Shuen, 2/3/2018 [Sat] 19:00 @ Shinkiba 1stRING in Tokyo 263 Spectators (crowded)
(1) 2018 First Fight: Keito Murota vs. Amigo Suzuki (FREE)
◆Winner: Amigo (6:35) with a Camel Clutch.
(2) Moushi vs Indie Shokunin: Buffalo (Makai) vs. Taro Yamada (666)
◆Winner: Buffalo (10:28) following a Backdrop.
(3) TECHNICAL WAR: Shota vs. CHANGO (FREE)
◆Winner: CHANGO (11:45) with the Flytrap.
(4) Chotoha Tag vs IWA Neppa-gun: Masao Orihara (Mobius) & Masked Mystery vs. Keizo Matsuda (FREE) & YUJI KITO (ASUKA PROJECT)
◆Winner: Mystery (12:05) following a Choke Slam on KITO. ~ After the match, KITO did not accept Matsuda’s request for help as he pushed him away and left the ring.
(5) Special Single Match: Mr. Gannosuke vs. Kenichiro Arai
◆Winner: Gannosuke (14:47) with a Gannosuke Clutch. ~ Respect was shown between the two after the match, as Arai thanked Gannosuke for being present when he first got his start tryout to be a pro-wrestler back in 1991.
(6) GWC Tag Championship Match: [15th Champions] TORU (Doutonbori) & Fuminori Abe (BASARA) vs. [Challengers] Tetsuhiro Kuroda (FREE) & Joji Otani
◆Winner: TORU (22:02) following a Vertical Drop style Brainbuster on Joji.
~ 2nd successful title defense.
(7) GWC Single Championship Match: [13th Champion] Guts Ishijima vs. [Challenger] Daisuke Kanehira (HEAT-UP)
◆Winner: Ishijima (12:42) following a Facebuster.
~ 2nd successful title defense. ~ Ishijima stated that he looks forward to challenging Kanehira once more in the future, after Ishijima is freelance. Potentially in HEAT-UP.
~ Ishijima thanked everyone for coming out today as he hopes everyone continues their support as they head into their two final shows on April 1 and April 15.
GUTS World “Let’s Go Everyone! Korakuen 2017”, 5/5/2017 [Fri] @ Korakuen Hall in Tokyo 703 Spectators
~ Shota and Mr. Gannosuke came out before the show. Shota introduced today’s event card for those in attendance. Gannosuke thanked everyone for coming and he was sorry that he was forced to miss today’s show and stated that he will be out of action for at least a couple more months.
(1) Special Single Match: Yuko Miyamoto (666) vs. Dick Togo (Free)
♦Winner: Togo (11:57) with a Gedo Clutch.
(2) YOUNG TAG WAR: Joji Otani & Fuminori Abe (Sportiva) vs. TORU (Doutonbori) & Koju Takeda (666)
♦Winner: Joji (11:49) with a Northern Lights Suplex Hold on Koju.
(3) IWA Neppa-gun vs Nagoya Rengo-gun: Keizo Matsuda, YUJI KITO & Kuishinbo Kamen (all FREE) vs. Kengo Takai (Team Dera), Shinya Ishida (Sportiva) & Konaka = Pale One (666)
♦Winner: Konaka (10:37) following the Zazen Senton on Kuishinbo.
(4) Hattoshite good vs Doki Combi: Kenichiro Arai (DG) & Buffalo (Makai) vs. Tetsuhiro Kuroda & gosaku (both FREE)
♦Winner: Arai (8:46) via foul on Kuroda, Arai hit the referee, but Kuroda got blamed. ~ Kuroda and gosaku were furious at Arai for taking the low road in the match.
(5) Korakuen Sueper Whirlwind ~ GUTS Joshi Dream ☆ Explosion: Manami Toyota, Micro & Koharu Hinata vs. Drake Morimatsu, Papillon Akemi & Manami Kanda
♦Winner: Toyota (15:02) with the Japanese Ocean Queenbee Bomb on Akemi.
(6) Akuma-Michi-CHAN vs Tonpachi Machine Guns: Guts Ishijima, Michio Kageyama (FREE) & CHANGO (FREE) vs. Masao Orihara (Mobius), Amigo Suzuki (FREE) & Liang Ping
♦Winner: Ishijima (17:01) with the Big Daemon on Ping. ~ Orihara continued to fight against the other team with a chair after the match.
(7) GWC Single Championship Match: [11th Champion] Masked Mystery vs. [Challenger] Daisuke
♦Winner: Daisuke (30:48) following a Sliding D.
~ Champion falls on his 4th defense. Daisuke becomes the 12th generation champion.
GUTS World “12th Anniversary! Road to GUTS World 2017”, 12/3/2016 [Sat] 19:00 @ Shinkiba 1stRING in Tokyo 320 Spectators (overcrowded)
(1) Guts Spirits: Joji Otani vs. Kengo Takai (Team Dera)
◆Winner: Takai (7:39) following a Lariat.
(2) Shinkiba Scramble Mixed 6 Tag Match: Daisuke, Shinya Ishida (Sportiva) & Micro (FREE) vs. Drake Morimatsu, Bungee Takada & Fuminori Abe (Sportiva)
◆Winner: Daisuke (12:27) following a Sliding D on Takada.
(3) TORU (Doutonbori) vs. Amigo Suzuki (FREE)
◆Winner: TORU (8:00) following a Vertical Drop style Brainbuster.
(4) Tatsuhiko Yoshino GUTS World Affiliation Last Match: Guts Ishijima vs. Tatsuhiko Yoshino
◆Winner: Ishijima (8:24) following the Daemon Bomb. ~ Yoshino will be moving to BJW in January.
~ Ishijima wished his top protege the best of luck and that he climbs to the top for GUTS.
(5) GWC Tag Championship Match: [14th Champions] Keizo Matsuda & YUJI KITO (both FREE) vs. [Challengers] Kenichiro Arai (DG) & Buffalo (FREE)
◆Winner: KITO (15:59) with a Samson Clutch on Buffalo.
~ 3rd successful title defense.
(6) GWC 6 Man Tag Championship Match: [18th Champions] Masao Orihara (Mobius), Dick Togo (FREE) & Liang Ping vs. [Challenger] Mr. Gannosuke, Michio Kageyama (Team Dera) & CHANGO (FREE)
◆Winner: Orihara (19:31) with a Small Package on Kageyama.
~ 1st successful title defense.
(7) GWC Single Championship Match: [11th Champion] Masked Mystery vs. [Challenger] Shota
◆Winner: Mystery (17:56) following a Choke Slam.
~ 2nd successful title defense.
~ GUTS next show will be on January 24, 2017 in Shinkiba.
GUTS World vol. 94 WRESTLE WINTER 2016, 2/23/2016 [Tue] @ Shinkiba 1stRING in Tokyo
(1) YOUNG WAR: Joji Otani vs. Ryota Nakatsu [BASARA]
◆Winner: Nakatsu () with a Cross Armbar.
(2) Shinkiba Different Dimension Showdown: Drake Morimatsu vs. Papakemi Beppin
◆Winner: Drake ()
(3) GUTS World Army vs Tonpachi Machine Guns: Masked Mystery & Kazuhiko Matsuzaki vs. Amigo Suzuki & Ryan Upin
(4) Kishindo Michio vs Yamabikoshin: Mr. Gannosuke, GUTS Ishijima & Michio Kageyama vs. Tatsuhiko Yoshino, Taro Yamada & Shin Suzuki
(5) GWC Tag Championship: [11th Champions] Keizo Matsuda & YUJI KITO vs. [Challengers] Shota & Kenichiro Arai
◆Winner: Shota (17:12) following a belt strike on Matsuda. ~ Champions fall on their 1st title defense. Shota & Arai become the 12th generation champions.
(6) GWC Single Championship: [9th Champion] Daisuke vs. [Challenger] Masao Orihara
◆Winner: Daisuke (13:42) following a Sliding D. ~ 6th successful title defense. ~ Daisuke will now be the champion as they head into the Korakuen Hall show on 5/8. ~ Mr. Gannosuke and Tatsuhiko Yoshino will compete to determine the challenger.
~ The new GWC Tag Champions came out as respect was shown between them, but the IWA Army also came out which resulted a special tag match to be booked on the next show. It will be the GWC Champions vs IWA Army on 3/22.