AJPW “2015 Super Power Series”, 5/21/2015 [Thu] 19:00 @ Korakuen Hall in Tokyo
(1) SUSHI vs. Yuma Aoyagi
◆Winner: SUSHI (8:42) following a Diving Headbutt.
(2) Yutaka Yoshie & Ryuji Hijikata vs. Zeus & The Bodyguard [all FREE]
◆Winner: Zeus (11:14) with a Jackhammer on Hijikata.
~ Big Guns continue their win streak heading into the World Tag challenge.
(3) Suwama, Joe Doering & Hikaru Sato [Pancrase MISSION] vs. KENSO, Takeshi Minamino [FREE] & Naoya Nomura
◆Winner: Hikaru (9:40) with a Boston Crab on Nomura.
~ Suwama once more stated that he wants a match against Kazuyuki Fujita.
All Japan made some announcements for the June tour.
Dory Funk Jr. will be competing for All Japan on 6/4 as well at Kotakuen.
Shuji Ishikawa from UNION will also be in competition on the show.
Taiyo Kea will be competing on the 6/10 show in Hakodate.
Former rookie Lee Che Gyong 李在炅 (リ・チェギョン) will be making his re-debut on the 6/4 show. He will now be going by ジェイク・リー Jake Lee. He is now listed at 192cm and 105kg. Lee has legit appeared to have dropped quite a bit of weight since he left to pursue MMA. He now returns with more Jui Jitsu, Muay Thai, and general Mixed Martial Arts experience in general. He will be teaming with Jun Akiyama to take on Takao Omori and Naoya Nomura.
(4) Jumbo Tsuruta Memorial Memorial 6 Mag Tag Match: Jun Akiyama, Yoshinobu Kanemaru & Masanobu Fuchi vs. Takao Omori, Masao Inoue [FREE] & Tsuyoshi Kikuchi [FREE]
◆Winner: Akiyama (17:22) following an Exploder on Inoue.
~ All of the wrestlers celebrated with each other following the match, for Jumbo’s legacy.
(5) Kento Miyahara vs. Atsushi Aoki
◆Winner: Kento (11:28) via referee stop, KO, following the Hizageri (Knee Kick).
~ Miyahara called out for someone to come forward from Evolution and Suwama accepted the offer. The two got into with one another and had to be separated.
(6) World Junior Heavyweight Championship Match: [38th Champion] Kotaro Suzuki vs. [Challenger] Keisuke Ishii (DDT)
◆Winner: Kotaro (14:02) following the Requiem (Electric Chair Driver).
~ 1st successful title defense.
(7) Triple Crown Championship Match: [51st Champion] Go Shiozaki vs. [Challenger] Akebono
◆Winner: Akebono (21:29) following the Yokozuna Final Impact (Double Arm Capture style Yokozuna Impact).
~ Champion falls on his 3rd title defense. Akebono becomes the 52nd generation champion.
~ Akebono praised Shiozaki following the match, but now looks to be a fighting champion as he recaptured the Triple Crown.
~ Akebono has been on a solid roll as of late especially in the Champion Carnival where he had some very solid matches.
AJPW Event Cards for May & June 2015