Pro Wrestling NOAH “Spring Navig. 2016 ~ DEPARTURE TO THE WORLD ~”, 3/10/2016 [Thu] 18:30 @ Korakuen Hall in Tokyo
(1) Hitoshi Kumano vs. Kaito Kiyomiya
◆Winner: Kumano (6:30) with a Fisherman’s Suplex Hold.
(2) Yoshinari Ogawa, Akitoshi Saito, Quiet Storm, Genba Hirayanagi & Captain NOAH vs. Takashi Iizuka, Shelton “X” Benjamin, Taichi, El Desperado & TAKA Michinoku
◆Winner: Genba (11:27) with a Small Package Hold on Desperado.
(3) GHC Jr. Tag Prelude: Atsushi Kotoge vs. Hajime Ohara
◆Winner: Kotoge (10:20) via counter pin-fall.
(4) GHC Jr. Tag Prelude: Daisuke Harada vs. Kenoh
◆Winner: Harada (9:48) with the Katayama German Suplex Hold.
~ Harada and Kotoge celebrated the win over the GHC Jr. Tag challengers as Harada stated that he does not want to see Kenoh’s bamboo sword used in the title match. That the fans do not want to see weapons and that the come to see true wrestling. The weapon usage has gone too far since the Suzuki-gun invasion began.
(5) GHC Junior Prelude Match: Minoru Suzuki & Yoshinobu Kanemaru vs. Muhammad Yone & Taiji Ishimori
◆Winner: Ishimori (13:04) with a 450° Splash on Kanemaru.
~ Ishimori celebrates the win before the title rematch on the 19th.
~ Suzuki tried to assault Kiyomiya after the match, but Yone stopped him.
(6) TMDK DEPARTURE TO THE WORLD: Mikey Nicholls & Shane Haste vs. Naomichi Marufuji & Mitsuhiro Kitamiya
◆Winner: Haste (16:19) following the Thunder Valley on Kitamiya.
~ Nicholls & Haste celebrated their final NOAH match with a victory.
~ Both thanked the NOAH fans for their support over the last several years. Now TMDK is set to embark forth into the “world”.
(7) GHC Heavyweight & GHC Tag Double Prelude 6 Man Tag Match: Takashi Sugiura, Lance Archer & Davey Boy Smith Jr. vs. Katsuhiko Nakajima, Go Shiozaki & Maybach Taniguchi
◆Winner: Nakajima (24:34) following the Vertical Spike on Sugiura.
~ Nakajima claims a win over the GHC Heavyweight Champion before the title match on 3/19.
~ Nakajima stated that he will not stop. That he is coming for the belt and that this is his time.
~ That also it is not only him as he called out Taniguchi and Shiozaki to do the same come the GHC Tag match. That they all do this for the sake of green mat (NOAH ring).