DDT “Road to Ryogoku 2018 ~ Dramatic Dream Tomonoura”, 7/28/2018 [Sat] 18:00 @ Fukuyama Big Rose in Hiroshima
(1) Yukio Sakaguchi & Kazusada Higuchi vs. Shunma Katsumata & Kouki Iwasaki
◆Winner: Sakaguchi (7:41) with a Dojime Sleeper Hold on Iwasaki.
(2) KUDO, Masahiro Takanashi & Lowther vs. Sanshiro Takagi, Toru Owashi & Kazuki Hirata
◆Winner: Hirata (11:00) with a Small Package Hold on Takanashi.
(3) Naomi Yoshimura vs. Antonio Honda vs. “Neon Ninja” Facade
◆Winner: Honda (8:05) with a Leg Roll Clutch on Facade.
(4) Keisuke Ishii vs. Yuki Iino
◆Winner: Keisuke (7:42) following a Kneel Kick.
(5) Danshoku Dieno, Makoto Oishi & Yuki Ueno vs. Tetsuya Endo, Mad Paulie & Nobuhiro Shimatani
◆Winner: Dieno (12:49) following a Danshoku Driver on Shimatani.
(6) Shigehiro Irie, Jason “The Gift” Kincaid & Mizuki Watase vs. HARASHIMA, Mike Bailey & MAO
◆Winner: HARASHIMA (10:15) following the Somato on Watase.
(7) ALL OUT vs DAMNATION: Konosuke Takeshita & Akito vs. Daisuke Sasaki & Soma Takao
◆Winner: Takao (12:49) with a Gintonic on Akito.
DDT “Shigehiro Irie Debut 10th Anniversary Show”, 7/29/2018 [Sun] 13:00 @ Osaka City Taisho Kumin Hall
370 Spectators (overcrowded)
~ Konosuke Takeshita suffered a right shoulder injury on the 7/28 show and will miss this show as well as the first round of the “King of DDT”.
(0) Dark Match: Mad Paulie & Alex Ace vs. Kouki Iwasaki & Nobuhiro Shimatani
◆Winner: Ace (7:00) following a Swing style Ace Crusher.
(1) Danshoku Dieno vs. Naomi Yoshimura
◆Winner: Dieno (6:05) via foul, Yoshimura with a chair.
(2) Sanshiro Takagi, Toru Owashi & Kazuki Hirata vs. Antonio Honda, Akito & Makoto Oishi
◆Winner: Oishi (6:52) with the Jikiden Tornado Clutch on Hirata.
~ With the win, Oishi takes Hirata’s right to challenge anytime and anywhere.
(3) Mizuki Watase vs. Kengo Takai (Team Dera)
◆Winner: Takai (8:35) following the Dera Hof Bomb.
(4) KUDO, Yukio Sakaguchi & Masahiro Takanashi vs. HARASHIMA, Gurukun Mask & Rekka
◆Winner: Sakaguchi (12:15) following the Kami no Migihiza.
(5) 4WAY Tag Match: Daisuke Sasaki & Tetsuya Endo vs. Mike Bailey & MAO vs. Kazusada Higuchi & Shunma Katsumata vs. Jason “The Gift” Kincaid & “Neon Ninja” Facade
◆Winner: Daisuke (8:25) with the Vietnam Driver II on Katsumata.
~ Kazuki Hirata was given the vacant spot that is now open in the King of DDT tournament, he will face Naomi Yoshimura.
(6) Yuki Ueno & HUB (FREE) vs. Daisuke Harada (NOAH) & Kazuaki Mihara (Doutonbori)
◆Winner: Harada (18:13) with the Katayama German Suplex Hold on Ueno.
(7) Shigehiro Irie Debut 10th Anniversary Match: Shigehiro Irie vs. Keisuke Ishii vs. Soma Takao
◆Winner: Irie (17:11) following the Beast Bomber on Takao.
~ Irie thanked everyone for supporting him for the last 10 years and that he hopes to do this again for his 15th anniversary.
~ Kengo Takai came out and mentioned that it was his 25th anniversary this year as well. The two then agreed to a singles match right on the spot.
(-) Bonus Match: Shigehiro Irie vs. Kengo Takai
◆Winner: Irie (11:59) following the Beast Bomber.
~ Respect was shown between the student and teacher after the match.
KING OF DDT 2018 1st ROUND, 7/31/2018 [Tue] 19:00 @ Shinjuku FACE in Tokyo
(1) KUDO vs. Akito
(2) Mike Bailey vs. Nobuhiro Shimatani
(3) Gota Ihashi vs. Keisuke Ishii
(4) Shunma Katsumata vs. Alex Ace
(5) Hoshitanto vs. Yukio Sakaguchi
(6) Yuki Iino vs. Soma Takao
(7) Toru Owashi vs. Mizuki Watase
(8) Mad Paulie vs. HARASHIMA
(9) Sanshiro Takagi vs. MAO
(10) Saki Akai vs. Masahiro Takanashi
(11) Tetsuya Endo vs. Gorgeous Matsuno
(12) Tomomitsu Matsunaga vs. Kazusada Higuchi
(13) Kouki Iwasaki vs. Antonio Honda
(14) Daisuke Sasaki vs. Jason “The Gift” Kincaid
(15) Yuki Ueno vs. Tanomusaku Toba
(16) Naomi Yoshimura vs. Kazuki Hirata
DDT “Tatakau Beer Garden 2018 ~ ALL OUT DAY”, 8/3/2018 [Fri] 19:00 @ Shinjuku FACE in Tokyo
() Dark Match ~ Trans Am Yoga Kyoshitsu:
() Matsunaga style Drunk Match: Tomomitsu Matsunaga, KUDO, Keisuke Ishii, Nobuhiro Shimatani, Yuki Ueno & Yuki Iino
() Triple Main Event: Shunma Katsumta vs. Violento Jack
() Triple Main Event: Akito vs. Isami Kodaka (BASARA)
() Triple Main Event: Konosuke Takeshita vs. Kuishinbo Kamen
DDT LIVE! MajiManji #13, 8/7/2018 @ Shinkiba 1stRING in Tokyo
(-) KO-D 6 Man Tag Championship Match: [Champions] Konosuke Takeshita, Akito & Shunma Katsumata vs. [Challengers] Kendo Kashin, NOSAWA Rongai & Keisuke Okuda
KING OF DDT 2018 2nd ROUND, 8/4/2018 [Sat] 18:00 @ Shinjuku FACE in Tokyo
() 2nd Round Match: (Winner of #1) vs. (Winner #2)
() 2nd Round Match: (Winner of #3) vs. (Winner #4)
() 2nd Round Match: (Winner of #5) vs. (Winner #6)
() 2nd Round Match: (Winner of #7) vs. (Winner #8)
() 2nd Round Match: (Winner of #9) vs. (Winner #10)
() 2nd Round Match: (Winner of #11) vs. (Winner #12)
() 2nd Round Match: (Winner of #13) vs. (Winner #14)
() 2nd Round Match: (Winner of #15) vs. (Winner #16)
KING OF DDT 2018 3rd ROUND, 8/25/2018 [Sat] 12:00 @ Korakuen Hall in Tokyo
~ Matches to be announced…
KING OF DDT 2018 FINAL ROUND, 8/26/2018 [Mon] 12:00 @ Korakuen Hall in Tokyo
() Semi-final Match:
() Semi-final Match:
() KING OF DDT FINAL Match: