Stardom “Dream Slam 2018 in Osaka” 3/31/18 [Sat] 12:00 @ EDION Arena Osaka, 2nd Stadium
(1) Starlight Kid, Hanan & Natsumi vs Ruaka, Nao Yamaguchi & Leo Onozaki
♦Winner: Starlight Kid (5:52) with the Frog Splash on Yamaguchi
(2) 3WAY Match: Saki Kashima vs Sumire Natsu vs Shiki Shibusawa
♦Winner: Kashima (6:42) with a Killswitch on Shibusawa
(3) Elimination 8-Woman Tag Match: Jungle Kyona, Natsuko Tora, Kaori Yoneyama & Konami vs Viper, HZK, Momo Watanabe & AZM
~ Elimination order:
() Yoneyama (5:16) via pinfall from Viper
() Tora (6:12) following an Avalanche Hold from Viper
() Viper & Kyona (9:03) via Double OTR
() AZM (10:28) following a High Kick from Konami
♦Winner: Watanabe (11:20) with the B Driver on Konami
(4) Mayu Iwatani & Tam Nakano vs Toni Storm & Xia Brookside
♦Winner: Mayu (10:21) with the Dragon Suplex Hold on Brookside
(5) Wonder of Stardom Championship Match: [11th Champion] Io Shirai vs [Challenger] Bea Priestley
♦Winner: Io (12:16) with the Moonsault Press
~ 7th successful title defense
(8) Goddesses of Stardom Championship Match: [12th Champions] Kagetsu & Hana Kimura vs [Challengers] Mary Apache & Faby Apache
♦Winner: Kagetsu (13:36) with the Oedo Coaster on Mary
~ 7th successful title defense
Stardom “Dream Slam 2018 in Tokyo” 3/28/18 [Wed] 18:30 @ Korakuen Hall in Tokyo
~ The show marks the final appearance for Fuka, who has been a general manager, trainer and ring announcer for Stardom since the promotion’s debut in 2010. Act Yasukawa, Natsumi Showzuki, Haruka Kato and Takumi Iroha all came to the ring to bid her farewell, and video messages for Fuka from Kris Wolf and Kairi Sane (formerly Kairi Hojo) were played.
(1) Future of Stardom Tag Match: Hanan & Leo Onozaki vs Ruaka & Nao Yamaguchi
♦Winner: Ruaka (3:53) with a Fisherman Suplex Hold on Onozaki
(2) Tag Team Gauntlet Match:
() HZK & AZM vs Kaori Yoneyama & Keneisha Moon
♦Winner: HZK (3:00) with a Michinoku Driver on Moon
() HZK & AZM vs Bea Priestley & Xia Brookside
♦Winner: Priestley (6:00) with the Curb Stomp on AZM
() Bea Priestley & Xia Brookside vs Mary Apache & Faby Apache
♦Winner: Mary (1:36) with the Atlantida on Brookside
() Mary Apache & Faby Apache vs Hiroyo Matsumoto & Natsuko Tora
♦Winner: Faby (5:17) with a Pedigree on Tora
(3) Future of Stardom Championship Tournament Finals Match: Starlight Kid vs Shiki Shibusawa
♦Winner: Starlight Kid (5:47) with the Frog Splash
~ Starlight Kid wins the tournament and becomes the first Future of Stardom Champion
~ After the match, Starlight Kid called out AZM as her first challenger. The match will be on 4/1.
(4) Natsumi Debut Match: Natsumi vs Io Shirai
♦Winner: Io (6:46) with the Moonsault Press
(5) Hiromi Mimura Final Shout!: Hiromi Mimura & Konami vs Jungle Kyona & Momo Watanabe
♦Winner: Kyona (15:44) with the Hammer Throw Powerbomb on Mimura
~ A retirement ceremony was held for Mimura, which began with a video message from Kairi Sane.
(6) SWA & ICW Women’s Double Championship Match: [2nd SWA Champion] Toni Storm vs [8th ICW Women’s Champion] Viper
♦Winner: Viper (15:20) following a Diving Body Press
~ Toni falls on her 16th defense. Viper becomes the 3rd SWA Champion, and successful defends the ICW Women’s Championship.
~ Jungle Kyona issued a challenge to Viper for the SWA Championship on 4/1. Viper accepted.
(7) Saki Kashima Return Match: Mayu Iwatani, Tam Nakano & Saki Kashima vs Kagetsu, Hana Kimura & Sumire Natsu
♦Winner: Kagetsu (16:51) with the Oedo Coaster on Kashima
~ It was announced the “Stardom Draft” will take place on 4/15, specifically for the three main factions in Stardom, Oedo Tai, Queen’s Quest and Stardom Army. A 3WAY match between Kagetsu, Io Shirai and Mayu Iwatani will be held that day to determine the order of the picks.
OZ Academy 3/25/18 [Sun] 13:00 @ the Hita City Integrated Gymnasium in Oita
(1) noki-A vs Kaori Yoneyama
♦Winner: Yoneyama (7:58) via pinfall
(2) Kyushu Pro-Wrestling Offer Match: Genkai & Hitamaru Sasaki vs Batten x Burabura & Mentai☆Kid
♦Winner: Sasaki (11:33) with the Hitamaru Piledriver on Burabura
(3) Aoi Kizuki vs Hiroyo Matsumoto
♦Winner: Matsumoto (9:45) with the Rock Drop
(4) Sonoko Kato & Arisa Nakajima vs Tsubasa Kuragaki & Hikaru Shida
♦Winner: Kuragaki (16:22) with the Metal Wing on Kato
~ Sonoko Kato suffers a direct loss heading into her upcoming OZ Academy Openweight Championship match against Yoshiko.
(5) Aja Kong & AKINO vs Mayumi Ozaki vs Alex Lee
♦Winner: Kong (12:46) with a Diving Elbow Drop on Lee
OZ Academy “Saturday Night Fever” 3/17/18 [Sat] 18:00 @ Korakuen Hall in Tokyo
(1) Tsubasa Kuragaki, Kyusei Sakura Hirota & Aoi Kizuki vs Misaki Ohata, Mika Iida & Hiroe Nagahama
♦Winner: Kuragaki (7:41) with a Lariat on Iida
(2) Sonoko Kato vs Manami Katsu (PURE-J)
♦Winner: Kato (9:35) with the Kowloon’s Gate
(3) Aja Kong, Kaori Yoneyama & Hiroyo Matsumoto vs Yumi Ohka, Maya Yukihi & Alex Lee
♦Winner: Yoneyama (12:06) via pinfall after Matsumoto Ligerbombed Yoneyama onto Lee
(4) Yumiko Hotta & Miyuki Takase vs AKINO & Shoko Sekiguchi
♦Winner: Sekiguchi (12:05) with a Leg Roll Clutch on Takase
(5) Hikaru Shida vs Rina Yamashita
♦Winner: Shida (10:51) with the Tamashi no Three Count
(6) OZ Academy Openweight Championship Deathmatch: [21st Champion] Yoshiko vs [Challenger] Mayumi Ozaki
♦Winner: Yoshiko (25:50) with the Diving Senton
~ Yoshiko will defend the title next against Sonoko Kato on 4/15.
Pro Wrestling WAVE “CATCH THE WAVE 2018” 3/11/18 [Sun] 12:00 @ Korakuen Hall in Tokyo
(1) Moeka Haruhi & Yuki Miyazaki vs Kyusei Sakura Hirota & Kaori Yoneyama
♦Winner: Yoneyama (6:41) via pinfall on Haruhi
(2) Mika Iida Retirement Road: Mika Iida vs Mayumi Ozaki
♦Winner: Ozaki (12:41) following the poison mist and a backfist
(3) CATCH THE WAVE Crazy Block Match: Yumi Ohka vs Miyuki Takase
♦Winner: Ohka (7:43) with the Big Boot
~ Ohka [1 win = 2 points]
~ Takase [1 loss = 0 points]
(4) CATCH THE WAVE Violence Block Match: Hikaru Shida vs Mio Momono
♦Winner: Momono (7:00) with a European Clutch
~ Shida [1 loss = 0 points]
~ Momono [1 win = 2 points]
(5) CATCH THE WAVE Crazy Block Match: ASUKA vs Rina Yamashita
♦Winner: Yamashita (9:32) with the Splash Mountain
~ ASUKA [1 loss = 0 points]
~ Yamashita [1 win = 2 points]
(6) CATCH THE WAVE Violence Block Match: Ayako Hamada vs Arisa Nakajima
♦Winner: Hamada (12:52) with the AP Cross
~ Hamada [1 win = 2 points]
~ Nakajima [1 loss = 0 points]
(7) CATCH THE WAVE Crazy Block Match: Ryo Mizunami vs Nagisa Nozaki
♦Winner: Nozaki (9:23) via referee stop; Dragon Sleeper Hold
(8) CATCH THE WAVE Violence Block: Misaki Ohata vs Hiroe Nagahama
♦Winner: Nagahama (12:54) with a Jackknife Hold
~ Nagahama picks up a huge upset win over the Regina di WAVE Champion to kick off her run in the tournament.
~ Nagahama said now that she’s defeated the champion, she feels like she can confidently take on the rest of her opponents and win this year’s CATCH THE WAVE.
~ Ohata [1 loss = 0 points]
~ Nagahama [1 win = 2 points]
~Nozaki [1 win = 2 points]
~Yamashita [1 win = 2 points]
~Ohka [1 win = 2 points]
~Mizunami [1 loss = 0 points]
~ASUKA [1 loss = 0 points]
~Takase [1 loss = 0 points]
~Nagahama [1 win = 2 points]
~Hamada [1 win = 2 points]
~Momono [1 win = 2 points]
~Ohata [1 loss = 0 points]
~Nakajima [1 loss = 0 points]
~Shida [1 loss = 0 points]
Stardom “Grow up Stars 2018” 3/3/18 [Sat] 12:00 @ Kasukabe Fureai Cube
(1) Natsuko Tora vs Ruaka
♦Winner: Tora (6:14) with the F Crash
(2) 3WAY Match: Shiki Shibusawa vs Hanan vs Kaori Yoneyama
♦Winner: Yoneyama (6:06) with a Double Backslide on Hanan & Shibusawa
(3) Konami vs Hiromi Mimura
♦Winner: Konami (7:43) with a Cross Armbar
(4) Kagetsu, Hana Kimura & Sumire Natsu vs Toni Storm, Bea Priestley & Xia Brookside
♦Winner: DRAW (20:00); time expired
(5) Io Shirai, HZK, Momo Watanabe & AZM vs Mayu Iwatani, Tam Nakano, Jungle Kyona & Starlight Kid
♦Winner: AZM (17:27) via pinfall on Starlight Kid
~ Though in defeat, Starlight Kid competed in her first main event.
Stardom 2/24/18 [Sat] 17:00 @ Osaka Sekai-Kan
(1) 3WAY Match: Tam Nakano vs Starlight Kid vs Shiki Shibusawa
♦Winner: Nakano (6:47) with the Back Spin Kick
(2) IPW Women’s Championship Match: [Champion] Xia Brookside vs [Challenger] Natsuko Tora
♦Winner: Brookside (8:53) with a Leg Roll Clutch Hold
~ Successful title defense
(3) Io Shirai, HZK & Momo Watanabe vs Bea Priestley, Jenny Rose & Kaori Yoneyama
♦Winner: Shirai (10:31) with the Moonsault Press on Rose
(4) SHIMMER Championship: [Champion] Nicole Savoy vs [Challenger] Jungle Kyona
♦Winner: Savoy (13:18) with the Moment More
~ Successful title defense
(5) SWA Championship Match: [2nd Champion] Toni Storm vs [Challenger] Miranda
♦Winner: Storm (8:21) with the Strong Zero
~ 15th successful title defense
~ With the win, Toni sets a new record for consecutive defenses of any title in Stardom.
(6) Hiromi Mimura Shout Countdown ~Last Osaka~ 6-Woman Tag Match: Mayu Iwatani, Hiromi Mimura & Konami vs Kagetsu, Hana Kimura & Sumire Natsu
♦Winner: Kagetsu (16:51) with the Oedo Coaster on Mimura
ASUKA PROJECT, 2/12/2018 [Mon] 15:30 @ Kitasenju Theater 1010 in Tokyo
(1) UTAMARO (FREE) vs. Yuma (K-DOJO)
◆Winner: UTAMARO (12:01) following a Hawaiin Smasher.
(2) Makoto & Mari (both REINA) vs. Kaori Yoneyama (YMZ) & Koharu Hinata (FREE)
◆Winner: Hinata (9:26) with a Backslide on Mari.
(3) Shinose Mitoshichi & Shunsuke Sayama vs. Daisuke Kanehira (HEAT-UP) & Rionne Fujiwara (FREE)
◆Winner: Rionne (10:67) with a Wakigatame on Shunsuke.
(4) Akiyori Takizawa vs. Taishi Takizawa (K-DOJO)
◆Winner: Takizawa (11:10) with a Tiger Driver.
(5) Yuji Kito & Choun Shiryu (New Beijing) vs. Kunio Toshima & Ayumu Honda (both K-DOJO)
◆Winner: Ayumu (15:09) with a Jumping Rolling Cross Armbar on Shiryu.
ASUKA PROJECT, 3/24/2018 [Sat] 12:00 @ Shinkiba 1stRING in Tokyo
() WNC Championship Decision 1 Day Tournament:
Stardom 2/10/18 [Sat] 18:00 @ Shinkiba 1stRING in Tokyo
(1) Kaori Yoneyama & Ruaka vs Miranda & Hanan
♦Winner: Miranda (6:19) with the Last Chancery on Ruaka
(2) Jungle Kyona & Natsuko Tora vs Nicole Savoy & Xia Brookside
♦Winner: Tora (8:33) with the F Crash on Brookside
~ Tora issued a challenge to Brookside for the IPW Women’s Championship, and Kyona challenged Nicole to a match for the SHIMMER Championship.
(3) Hiromi Mimura & Konami vs Starlight Kid & Shiki Shibusawa
♦Winner: Starlight Kid (5:59) via pinfall on Mimura
~ Mimura announced she will retire on 3/28.
(4) Mayu Iwatani, Tam Nakano & Mary Apache vs Kagetsu, Hana Kimura & Sumire Natsu
♦Winner: DRAW (20:00); time expired
~ Mayu and Tam continued to brawl with Kagetsu and Hana after the match until they were separated.
(5) Momo Watanabe & HZK vs Io Shirai & AZM
♦Winner: Watanabe (14:46) with the Somato on AZM
~ Stardom announced they will have three debuts in March. Nao Yamaguchi will debut on 3/4, Aiko on 3/25, and Natsumi on 3/28.
~ It was also announced that Saki Kashima has returned to Stardom after a 5-year hiatus.
Stardom “Kyoto Max 2018” 2/4/18 [Sun] 13:00 @ KBS Hall in Kyoto
(1) HZK, Momo Watanabe & AZM vs Xia Brookside, Miranda & Starlight Kid
♦Winner: AZM (10:59) with the Sankakutobi Plancha
(2) Kaori Yoneyama, Jungle Kyona & Natsuko Tora vs Kagetsu, Hana Kimura & Sumire Natsu
♦Winner: Kagetsu (13:48) with a Chokeslam on Tora
(3) Mayu Iwatani, Tam Nakano & Mary Apache vs Hiromi Mimura, Konami & Shiki Shibusawa
♦Winner: Tam (10:51) with the Back Spin Kick on Shibusawa
(4) Viper vs Kay Lee Ray
♦Winner: Viper (11:42) with the Michinoku Driver from the second rope.
(5) Wonder of Stardom Championship Match: [11th Champion] Io Shirai vs [Challenger] Nicole Savoy
♦Winner: Io (17:24) with the Moonsault Press
~ 5th successful title defense
~ Momo Watanabe issued a challenge to Io for a title match.
Stardom “NEW YEAR STARS 2018” 1/28/18 [Sun] 12:00 @ Shinkiba 1stRING in Tokyo
(1) Kaori Yoneyama & Ruaka vs Xia Brookside & Hanan
♦Winner: Yoneyama (4:26) via pinfall on Hanan
(2) Momo Watanabe & AZM vs Starlight Kid & Shiki Shibusawa
♦Winner: Watanabe (8:24) with the Somato on Shibusawa
(3) Kay Lee Ray, Nicole Savoy & Miranda vs Mary Apache, Hiromi Mimura & Konami
♦Winner: Savoy (9:52) with the Momenti Mori on Mimura
(4) Mayu Iwatani & Tam Nakano vs Jungle Kyona & Natsuko Tora
♦Winner: Iwatani (14:04) with a German Suplex Hold on Tora
~ Tam wrestled in the attire she’d worn prior to joining Oedo Tai, and announced she is now a member of the Stardom Army, though she wants to come up with a new name for the group.
(5) Artist of Stardom Championship: [16th Champions] Io Shirai, Viper & HZK vs [Challengers] Kagetsu, Hana Kimura & Sumire Natsu
♦Winner: Viper (19:34) with the Michinoku Driver II
~ 2nd successful title defense
~ After the match, Mayu Iwatani & Tam Nakano issued a challenge to Kagetsu & Hana Kimura for a Goddesses of Stardom title match.
~ Momo Watanabe issued a challenge of her own to Io, not for a title, but for a Queen’s Quest vs Queen’s Quest tag match at the next Shinkiba show, which is on 2/10.
Stardom 1/21/18 [Sun] 11:45 @ Korakuen Hall in Tokyo
~ The show opened with musical performances from Stardom roster members.
(1) Starlight Kid, Shiki Shibusawa & Hanan vs Hiromi Mimura, Konami & Ruaka
♦Winner: Starlight Kid (7:21) with a Frog Splash on Ruaka
(2) Kaori Yoneyama, Jungle Kyona & Natsuko Tora vs Nicole Savoy, Xia Brookside & Miranda
♦Winner: Kyona (6:50) with the Hammer Throw Powerbomb on Miranda
(3) High Speed Championship Match: [15th Champion] Mary Apache vs [Challenger] Kay Lee Ray
♦Winner: Apache (12:49) with the Michinoku Driver II
~ 3rd successful title defense
(4) Mayu Iwatani Return Match: Mayu Iwatani vs Rachael Ellering
♦Winner: Iwatani (11:15) with the Dragon Suplex Hold
(5) Queen’s Quest vs Oedo Tai Elimination Gauntlet Match: Io Shirai, Viper, HZK, Momo Watanabe & AZM vs Kagetsu, Hana Kimura, Sumire Natsu, Tam Nakano & Kris Wolf
~ Match begins with one wrestler from each team. Whenever a wrestler is eliminated, another member of the team enters. The first team to completely eliminate the other wins, and the last person eliminated is forced to leave her respective faction.
~ Wolf (0:08) via pinfall from AZM
~ AZM (4:50) following the Yoran from Natsu
~ Natsu (4:01) with a Texas Cloverleaf from Io
~ Io (5:41) via OTR by Kagetsu
~ Kagetsu & Viper (10:00); time limit draw, both eliminated
~ Kimura & HZK (7:16) via double OTR, both eliminated
♦Winner: Watanabe (7:55) with the a Diving Somato on Nakano
~ Momo Watanabe wins the match for Queen’s Quest, and in the process forces Tam Nakano to leave Oedo Tai.
~ Io extended an offer to Tam to join Queen’s Quest, then Mayu Iwatani came to the ring and asked her to join the Stardom Army instead. Mayu took her wrist and led her out along with Jungle Kyona & Hiromi Mimura, though Tam never had a chance to say whose offer she would accept.
OZ Academy “THE WIZARD OF OZ 2018” 1/14/18 [Sun] 15:00 @ Namura Hall in Okinawa
(1) Hiroyo Matsumoto vs Aoi Kizuki
♦Winner: Matsumoto (10:25) with the Rock Drop
(2) Tsubasa Kuragaki vs Maya Yukihi
♦Winner: Kuragaki (14:04) with the Matal Wing
(3) Aja Kong & Kaori Yoneyama vs AKINO & Shoko Sekiguchi
♦Winner: Yoneyama (13:03) with the Diving Senbuta on Sekiguchi
(4) Sonoko Kato vs Kaho Kobayashi
♦Winner: Kato (12:15) with the Kowloon’s Gate
(5) Hikaru Shida & Rina Yamashita vs Mayumi Ozaki & Yumi Ohka
♦Winner: Ozaki (19:13) with the Ozakick on Shida
Stardom “New Year Stars 2018” 1/13/18 [Sat] 13:00 @ Yokohama Radiant Hall
(1) 3WAY Match: Hanan vs Miranda vs Ruaka
♦Winner: Ruaka () with a Fisherman Suplex Hold on Hanan
(2) Mary Apache & Hiromi Mimura vs Kaori Yoneyama & Natsuko Tora
♦Winner: Mary (8:14) with a Powerbomb on Tora
(3) Kagetsu, Hana Kimura & Sumire Natsu vs Nicole Savoy, Kay Lee Ray & Xia Brookside
♦Winner: Kagetsu (13:07) following a Chokeslam to Brookside
(4) Viper, HZK, Momo Watanabe & AZM vs Jungle Kyona, Konami, Starlight Kid & Shiki Shibusawa
♦Winner: Viper (12:11) with a Senton on Shibusawa
(5) Wonder of Stardom Championship Match: [11th Champion] Io Shirai vs [Challenger] Rachael Ellering
♦Winner: Io (13:13) with the Moonsault Press
~ 4th successful title defense
~ Nicole Savoy issued a challenge for the Wonder of Stardom Championship. Io accepted.
OZ Academy 1/7/18 [Sun] 18:00 @ Shinjuku FACE in Tokyo
(1) Aja Kong & Hiroyo Matsumoto vs Mayumi Ozaki & Maya Yukihi
♦Winner: Ozaki (16:57) via DQ, Kong and Matsumoto
~ MIO, the referee, was clearly favoring Ozaki-gun during the match. Kong and Matsumoto attacked MIO in frustration, which brought about the DQ.
(2) Kaho Koabayashi vs Shoko Sekiguchi
♦Winner: Kobayashi (7:28) with a Fisherman Suplex Hold
(3) Meiko Satomura & Mika Shirahime (both Sendai Girls) vs Tsubasa Kuragaki & Aoi Kizuki
♦Winner: Satomura (12:38) with the Death Valley Bomb on Kizuki
(4) Yoshiko vs Kyusei Sakura Hirota
♦Winner: Yoshiko (5:54) with a Lariat
(5) OZ Academy Openweight Championship #1 Contender 6-Woman Elimination Tag Match: Sonoko Kato, Kaori Yoneyama & Rina Yamashita vs AKINO, Yumi Ohka & Alex Lee
~ The teams were selected by lottery at the start of the show.
Order of elimination:
Lee (13:13) via pinfall by Yoneyama
Yoneyama (13:20) following a Big Boot from Ohka
Ohka (20:03) with a Lariat from Yamashita
Kato (27:30) with a Dropkick from AKINO
♦Winner: AKINO (39:37) with the Leopard on Yamashita
~ AKINO earns the right to challenge Yoshiko for the OZ Academy Openweight Championship. That match will take place on 2/18