AJPW “2018 Dynamite Series”, 7/1/2018 [Sun] 14:00 @ Hotel Emisia Sapporo in Hokkaido
535 Spectators (crowded)
(1) Atsushi Maruyama vs. Naoya Nomura
◆Winner: Nomura (5:21) following a Yamaori (Fireman’s carry to gutbuster).
(2) Ultimo Dragon & Ishikiri (LAND’S END) vs. Keiichi Sato & Tomoya (both FREE)
◆Winner: Dragon (9:49) with a La Magistral on Keiichi.
(3) Jun Akiyama & Takao Omori vs. Yoshitatsu (FREE) & Yuma Aoyagi
◆Winner: Omori (9:12) following an Axe Bomber on Yoshitatsu.
~ Aoyagi kept his focus on Akiyama, as the two brawled, which this left the opening for Omori to pick up the win over Yoshitatsu.
(4) Zeus, Joe Doering & The Bodyguard (FREE) vs. TAJIRI, KAI (FREE) & Mushuku no ‘Sekiko’
◆Winner: Zeus (10:04) with an Argentine Backbreaker on Sekiko.
~ TAJIRI kept talking about this mysterious foreigner coming to All Japan in Gianni Valletta. As him being both big and an intellectual based wrestler, which TAJIRI himself prides himself on being a thinking man’s wrestler.
(5) Suwama, Shuji Ishikawa (FREE) & Hikaru Sato vs. Ryoji Sai (LAND’S END), Dylan James & Koji Iwamoto
◆Winner: Iwamoto (12:38) following with the Koko no Geijutsu on Hikaru.
(6) World Junior Heavyweight Championship Match: [47th Champion] Atsushi Aoki vs. [Challenger] Yohei Nakajima
◆Winner: Aoki (12:38) via referee stop, following a Modified Back Breaker.
~ 3rd successful title defense.
~ Aoki finally delivers the finishing blow to Yohei as he ends the challengers recent tirade against him.
~ Koji Iwamoto came forward to make the bid as the next challenger. Aoki accepted the challenge with a handshake.
(7) Special Single Match: Kento Miyahara vs. Jake Lee
◆Winner: Miyahara (19:51) with the Shutdown German Suplex Hold.
~ Miayahara proves himself as the Triple Crown champion. Though he showed the height in which Lee will have to climb if ever wishes to challenge or even hold the Triple Crown belt.
~ Miyahara now moves forward with the title defense against Zeus on July 29th.