[AJPW News] The event cards have been updated for the upcoming “2015 Giant Series” which will also be featuring this years “Jr. TAG BATTLE OF GLORY”. This tour is set to take place from October 12th to October 23rd.
Among the announced matches will be a prelude to the Triple Crown championship match between Akebono and Akiyama which has been set for November 1st. Kento Miyahara now having to carry the slack that has been left by the now freelance Go Shiozaki, as Kento aims to rectify having to relinquish the World Tag belts without a proper loss.
AJPW Event Cards for September & October 2015
[ZERO1 News] Following KENSO’s apparence in ZERO1 and announcing an alliance with Ryoji Sai, TARU has objected to this union, being Sai’s now-former partner as of late. Sai had been working along with TARU in the Daemon Army/Voodoo Murders alliance, but TARU has placed a formal ban from KENSO being a apart of the group. TARU and KENSO having a grudge against one another for years now. A singles match has been announced as TARU will be going up against KENSO on the upcoming Korakuen Hall show on October 11th.
Below is the announced card at this time…
ZERO1 “2015 Korakuen Hall Final”, 10/11/2015 [Sun] 18:00 @ Korakuen Hall in Tokyo
() KAMIKAZE vs. Yoshikazu Yokoyama
() Masato Tanaka vs. Takuya Sugawara
() TARU [FREE] vs. KENSO [FREE]
() UN Heavyweight Championship Match: [24th Champion] Toshiki Itakura vs. [Challenger] Masakado
~ 1st title defense.
() International & World Junior Heavyweight 2 Crown Championship Match: [117th & 17th Champion] Minoru Tanaka vs. [Challenger] Shinjiro Otani
~ 4th title defense.
() World Heavyweight Championship Match: [18th Champion] Kohei Sato vs. [Challenger] James Raideen
~ 4th title defense.
[BJW News] Ryuichi Kawakami’s return match for BJW has been announced for the Osaka show on 10/24. Kawakami being unable to compete for the last couple months due to a minor ACL injury.
BJW “Osaka Surprise 23”, 10/24/2015 [Sat] 17:00 @ Azalea Taisho in Osaka
(1) Takumi Tsukamoto, Yoshihisa Uto & Kazumi Kikuta vs. Tadasuke, Kazuaki Mihara & Ultimate Spider Jr.
(2) Joshi Offer Match: Mima Shimoda vs. Kagetsu
(3) Tsutomu Osugi & Hercules Senga vs. Tsubasa & Billyken Kid
(4) Tag Death Match: Ryuji Ito & Masaya Takahashi vs. Kankuro Hoshino & Masato Inaba
(5) Abdullah Kobayashi, Jaki Numazawa & Toshiyuki Sakuda vs. Shu Brahman, Kei Brahman & Takayuki Ueki
(6) Yuko Miyamoto & Hideyoshi Kamitani vs. Naoki Tanizaki & Kazuki Hashimoto
(7) Yuji Okabayashi, Daisuke Sekimoto & Ryuichi Kawakami vs. Magnitude Kishiwada, GAINA & Atsushi Maruyama [all FREE]
[Hard Hit News] Hikaru Sato held a press conference, outside of Minoru Suzuki’s Piledriver store/shop in Tokyo, as he announced the event card for his next Hard Hit show on November 7th.
Hard hit ~starting point, 11/7/2015 [Sat] 18:00 @ Yokohama Radiant Hall in Kanagawa
() Toshiya Kawarai [Kachofugetsu] vs. Hayato Tamura
() Yujiro Yamamoto [Kachofugetsu] vs. Manabu Hara [FREE]
() Fuminori Abe [Sportiva] vs. Daisuke Kanehira [HEAT-UP]
() Takafumi Ito [Pancrase-ism] vs. Kotaro Nasu [U-FILECAMP/FREE]
() Yoshihiro Horaguchi [K-DOJO] vs. Kenta Hattori [Kachofugetsu]
() Hikaru Sato [Pancrase MISISON] vs. Keisuke Okuda [FREE]
() Main Event: Ryo Kawamura [Pancrase-ism] vs. KEI Yamamiya [GRABAKA]
[Kabukicho News] Former DDT stars MIKAMI and Rion Mizuki, both freelance, took part in a press conference as he announced the formation of a new promotion in Kabukicho Pro-Wrestling. Rion Mizuki will be the acting representative of the promotion. The first ever show for the promotion has been announced to be held on October 20th at the Shinjuku FACE in Tokyo. A few matches have been announced for the show as follows…
Kabukicho, 10/20/2015 [Tue] @ Shinjuku FACE in Tokyo
() Misaki Ohata [WAVE] vs. Kaho Kobayashi [ASUKA]
() Gorgeous Matsuno [DDT] vs. Mineo Fujita [ZERO1]
() Madoka [FREE] vs. (to be announced)
() The Great Kabukicho vs. Joji Otani [GUTS World]
() 6 Man Tag Match: Rion Mizuki, MIKAMI [FREE] & Masayuki Mitomi [UNION] vs. Naoshi Sano [Sano-Damashii], Shota [GUTS/Damashii] & Taro Yamada