Tokyo Gurentai “Tokyo LOVE VIII”, 7/17/2018 [Tue] 19:00 @ Shinjuku FACE in Tokyo
550 Spectators (overcrowded)
(1) Kotaro Suzuki (FREE) vs. KAMINARI
◆Winner: Kotaro (9:07) following the Endless Waltz.
(2) Hikaru Sato, Hidetaka Monma & Takuya Kai vs. Koju Takeda, Rocky Kawamura & Takatoshi Matsumoto
◆Winner: Monma (15:49) with a Nelson Clutch on Matsumoto.
(3) Handicap Rules Tag Match: Hideki Suzuki & Shinya Aoki vs. Brahman Shu & Kei Brahman
◆Winner: Hideki (9:15) following a Double Arm Suplex on Kei.
(4) Tokyo Intercontinental Tag Championship Match: [7th Champions] MAZADA & FUJITA vs. [Challengers] Yuko Miyamoto (666) & Isami Kodaka (BASARA)
◆Winner: Miyamoto (15:47) following a Fire Thunder on MAZADA.
~ Champoions fall on their 1st title defense. Miyamoto & Kodaka become the 8th champions.
(5) Tokyo World Heavyweight Championship Match: [5th Champion] Masaaki Mochizuki (DG) vs. [Challenger] Kaz Hayashi (W-1)
◆Winner: Hayashi (13:23) via pin-fall.
~ Champion falls on his 6th title defense. Hayashi becomes the 6th champion.
~ Mochizuki relinquishes his reign after being champion for over 2 and a half years. Respect was shown between the two.
(6) Special Tag Match: Rey Wagner & Kendo Kashin vs. NOSAWA Rongai & El Hijo de Dr. Wagner Jr.
◆Winner: Rey Wagner (17:28) with the Wagner Driver on NOSAWA.
~ NOSAWA stated that he wants a hair vs hair match against Wagner next year, potentially in March.
~ The next show will be on September 26th at the Shinjuku FACE. As former WWE wrestler X-PAC was announced for the show. He will team with NOSAWA Rongai, MAZADA & FUJITA to take on the KAIENTAI DX team of MEN’S Teioh, TAKA Michinoku, Shiryu & Dick Togo.
TOYKO GURENTAI “TOKYO CARNIVAL 2018”, 9/26/2018 [Wed] @ Shinjuku FACE in Tokyo
(-) TOP OF THE DX ~ TOKYO DX vs KAIENTAI DX: X-PAC, NOSAWA Rongai, MAZADA & FUJITA vs. Dick Togo, Shiryu, TAKA Michinoku & MEN’S Teioh
Toshiaki Kawada Produce “HOLY WAR vol. 2”, 7/8/2018 [Sun] 19:00 @ Shinkiba 1stRING in Tokyo
312 Spectators (crowded)
(1) Minoru Fujita (FREE) vs. Junta Miyawaki (NOAH)
◆Winner: Minoru (7:12) via referee stop, with the BONEYARD.
(2) 3WAY Match: Kuishinbo Kamen (Osaka) vs. Ryota Nakatsu (BASARA) vs. Yoshihiro Horaguchi (K-DOJO)
◆Winner: Nakatsu (8:16) with a Hadakajime (Rear Naked Choke) on Kuishinbo.
(3) Joshi Offer Match: Dump Matsumoto & ZAP vs. Hiroe Nagahama & Miyuki Takase
◆Winner: ZAP (7:18) with a Liger Bomb on Takase.
(4) Ore no Talk Battle: Toshiaki Kawada and Katsuhiko Nakajima (NOAH)
(5) Tamon Honda & Masao Inoue (both FREE) vs. Jun Kasai & Tomoya Hirata (both FREEDOMS)
◆Winner: Honda (15:01) with the Dead End on Hirata.
(6) Yoshiaki Fujiwara (Fujiwara-gumi), Mitsuya Nagai (DRADITION) & Minoru Tanaka (FREE) vs. Hideki Suzuki (FREE), Super Tiger (RJPW) & Takatoshi Matsumoto (Reversal Gym ALPHA)
◆Winner: Minoru (14:54) with the HEAT Clutch on Matsumoto.
(7) Shiro Koshinaka (FREE), Masato Tanaka (ZERO1) & KAZMA SAKAMOTO (FREE) vs. Yuko Miyamoto (666), Shogun Okamoto (FREE) & Kaito Kiyomiya (NOAH)
◆Winner: Kiyomiya (14:19) with a Tiger Suplex Hold on KAZMA.
KAI Produce 1st Yokohama Children Hospice Charity Pro-Wrestling, 7/7/2018 [Sat] 17:00 @ Yokohama Radiant Hall in Kanagawa
350 Spectators (overcrowded)
(1) Super Unique Showdown: Black Tiger VII (FREE) vs. Shinya Aoki (FREE)
◆Winner: Shinya (8:45) with a Triangle Choke.
(2) Jiu Jitsu Jacket Match: Hikaru Sato (Pancrase MISSION) vs. Takatoshi Matsumoto
◆Winner: Hikaru (8:00) with a Figure Four Neck Lock.
(3) Bodybuilder vs Sumo Superhuman Strength Showdown: The Bodyguard (FREE) vs. Shogun Okamoto (FREE)
◆Winner: Double Foul (4:32) Double Ring Out.
(4) Demon Mask vs Gifu Stallion Boxing Rules: Kendo Kashin (FREE) vs. Rocky Kawamura (PancraseISM)
◆Winner: No Contest (2R :08)
~ Rematch : Kendo Kashin, NOSAWA Rongai & Leatherface vs. Rocky Kawamura, Hikaru Sato & Takatoshi Matsumoto
◆Winner: Kashin (-) with a Small Package on Matsumoto.
(5) BACK TO NEW YORK: MEN’S Teioh (FREE) vs. TAJIRI (FREE)
◆Winner: TAJIRI (9:46) with a Small Package Hold.
(6) Raise Spirit! Wrong Way! Dream Granted: KAI (FREE) vs. Shingo Takagi (DG)
◆Winner: DRAW (30:00) Time Expired.
Real Japan Pro-Wrestling “Hisashi Shinma Produce ~ Return to Origin ~ World Mask Man Tournament – Opening Show”, 7/3/2018 [Tue] 18:30 @ Korakuen Hall in Tokyo
(1) Hayato Mashita vs. Takatoshi Matsumoto (Reversal Gym ALPHA)
◆Winner: Matsumoto (5:44) with a Cross Knee Bar.
(2) World Mask Man Tournament Match: Don Crocodile (Australia) vs. Super Destroyer Cain (Unknown)
◆Winner: Crocodile (9:22) with the Crocodile Clutch.
(3) World Mask Man Tournament Match: Hijo de Black Tiger (Mexico) vs. Toscano (Mexico)
◆Winner: Hijo de Black Tiger (8:21) following a Side Buster.
(4) Hikaru Sato (Pancrase MISSION), Kouki Iwasaki (DDT/DNA) & Brazo de Oro Jr. vs. Baikan Kid, Rey Angel & Mascara Diablo (all Mexico)
~ Brazo (6:11) with a Mexican Stretch on Diablo.
~ Angel (8:03) with a Modified Yamaori on Brazo.
◆Winner: Brazo (7:12) with a Standing Shooting Star Press on Diablo.
(5) World Mask Man Tournament Match: Black Tiger Jr. (UWA) vs. Super Destroyer Ain (Unknown)
◆Winner: Black Tiger Jr. (1:09) following a Hybrid Blaster.
(6) Masayuki Kono (W-1) & “3rd Generation Taiho” Yukio Naya vs. Ryoji Sai (LAND’S END) & KAZMA SAKAMOTO (FREE)
◆Winner: Kono (12:13) following a Shining Wizard on KAZMA.
~ Following the loss, KAZMA called out for a rematch against the super rookie Naya.
(7) World Mask Man Tournament Match: Super Tiger vs. Dos Caras Jr. (Mexico)
◆Winner: Caras Jr. (11:03) with the Dos Caras Clutch.
Toshiaki Kawada Produce Show “HOLY WAR ~ prologue ~”, 4/26/2018 [Thu] 19:00 @ Shinkiba 1stRING in Tokyo
298 Spectators (crowded)
(1) Ikuto Hidaka (ZERO1) vs. Junta Miyawaki (NOAH)
◆Winner: Hidaka (8:13) with the Shawn Capture.
(2) Masao Inoue & Gabai Jichan (both FREE) vs. Buffalo (Makai) & Kuishinbo Kamen (Osaka)
◆Winner: Inoue (11:30) with a School Boy on Kuishinbo.
(3) Ore no Talk Show: Toshiaki Kawada & Naomichi Marufuji
~ Kawada and Marufuji discussed several things.
~ One with Kawada and his victory in the Champion Carnival, and Marufuji now heading to the finals of the very same tournament this year.
~ Then Marufuji’s days in the dojo, as he celebrates his 20th anniversary as a pro-wrestler this year and his time in the All Japan dojo in the late 1990’s.
~ Marufuji offered Kawada to compete at his 20th Anniversary show on September 1, as Kawada has not officially retired yet, but Kawada did not directly accept or deny the offer.
~ Kawada announced that the second show will be held on July 8 at the Shinkiba 1stRING.
~ Kawada, Marufuji, Tamon Honda, and Kyohei Wada (in the ring) took part in an honoring ceremony for Motoko Baba before the start of the show. While the rest of the wrestlers competing today stood around ringside.
(4) Jun Kasai & Tomoya Hirata (both FREEDOMS) vs. Yuko Miyamoto (666) & Isami Kodaka (BASARA)
◆Winner: Miyamoto (10:48) following a Fire Thunder on Tomoya.
(5) Mitsuya Nagai (DRADITION) & Minoru Tanaka (FREE) vs. Hideki Suzuki (FREE) & Takatoshi Matsumoto (ALPHA)
◆Winner: Nagai (13:17) with a Stretch Plum on Matsumoto.
(6) Shiro Koshinaka (FREE), Yoshiaki Fujiwara (Fujiwara-gumi) & Tamon Honda (FREE) vs. Go Shiozaki (NOAH), Kaito Kiyomiya (NOAH) & Kazusada Higuchi (DDT)
◆Winner: Shiozaki (16:14) following a Gowan Lariat on Honda.
~ After the match, respect was shown between Shiozaki and his former teacher Honda.
“Hagure IGF International Hataage-sen”, 4/4/2018 [Wed] 19:00 @ Shinjuku FACE in Tokyo
500 Spectators (crowded)
(1) Vaccine Fight Offer Match: Takuya Kai & SUSHI (FREE) vs. Takatoshi Matsumoto (ALPHA) & Buffalo (Makai)
◆Winner: SUSHI (11:45) with the Katsuo no Ipponzuri on Matsumoto.
(2) Special Tag Match: Hideki Suzuki & Keisuke Okuda (both FREE) vs. Brahman Shu & Brahman Kei (both FREE)
◆Winner: DRAW (3:54) double ring out.
◆Winner: DRAW (3:15) double ring out.
◆Winner: DRAW (2:45) via TKO on Hideki and Shu.
~ After the match, Hideki agreed to an alliance with the Brahman Brothers, Hagure Brahman.
(3) lucha libre classico: MAZADA vs. Arkangel de la Muerte
◆Winner: MAZADA (13:05) with a La Magistral.
(4) Special 6 Man Tag Match: FUJITA, Yuko Miyamoto (666) & Masashi Takeda (FREE) vs. Kaz Hayashi (W-1), BxB Hulk (DG) & Shinya Aoki (FREE)
◆Winner: Hayashi (16:45) following a Final Cut on FUJITA.
(5) Tokyo World Heavyweight Championship Match: [5th Champion] Masaaki Mochizuki (DG) vs. [Challenger] Rocky Kawamura (PancraseISM)
◆Winner: Mochizuki (12:21) with a Cross Armbar.
~ 5th successful title defense.
~ After the match, Hayashi made the challenge.
(6) Main Event Street Fight Death Match: Kazuyuki Fujita (FREE), Kendo Kashin (FREE) & NOSAWA Rongai vs. Masato Tanaka (ZERO1), Tetsuhiro Kuroda (FREE) & Hideki Hosaka (FREE)
◆Winner: Kashin (13:05) with a Hanging style Armbar on Kuroda.
~ Ganbare’s Ken Ohka and Gota Ihashi came out to challenge the Hagure trio as they invited them to come to the show on May 1 at the Shinkiba 1stRING. Though the two ended up on the wrong end on assault as they were then drenched in beer and soap was jammed into their mouths.
HARD HIT “Samurai Wearing Leg Guards”, 3/17/2018 [Sat] 18:00 @ Shinkiba 1stRING in Tokyo
(almost sold out)
(0) Tetsuya Izuchi (HEAT-UP) vs. Raito Shimizu (Mumeijyuku)
◆Winner: DRAW (5:00 & 3:00 ext.) Time Limit Expired.
(1) Takuya Wada (FREE) vs. Kenta Hattori (Kachofugetsu)
◆Winner: Wada (:27) with a Cross Armbar.
(2) Hidenobu Koike (GRABAKA) vs. Yu Iizuka (HEAT-UP)
◆Winner: Koike (3:37) with a Triangle Choke.
(3) Atsushi Aoki (AJPW) & SUSHI (FREE) vs. Takatoshi Matsumoto (ALPHA) & Chris MAN Taro (Chris Office)
◆Winner: Taro (9:07) with a Front Neck Lock on SUSHI.
(4) Sen “Silencer” Nakadai (TEAM OVER KILL) vs. Shuri Joe (Ryukyu Dragon)
◆Winner: Nakadai (2:24) via KO.
(5) Takafumi Ito (PancraseISM) vs. Nobuhiro Tsurumaki (FREE)
◆Winner: DRAW (10:00) Time Limit Expired.
(6) Koji Iwamoto (AJPW) vs. Taido Abe (Nishiyama School)
◆Winner: Iwamoto (5:46) with a Katagatame (Shoulder Lock).
(7) Hideki Suzuki (FREE) vs. Shiyo Karasawa (M16 Thai)
◆Winner: Hideki (4:44) with a Ground Cobra.
(8) Road to “U” Juijitsu Sparring Match: Hikaru Sato vs. Hideki “Shrek” Sekine (Bonsai Juijitsu)
◆Winner: No Winner (5:00 2R)
(9) Rocky Kawamura (Pancrase ISM) & Yoshio “Hitokui” Takahashi vs. Takashi Sugiura (NOAH) & Takuya Nomura (BJW)
◆Winner: DRAW (15:00) Time Limit Expired.
HARD HIT “YES, WE ARE HARD HIT!!”, 12/30/2017 [Sat] 12:00 @ Shinkiba 1stRING in Tokyo
(No number listed, but noted as Overcrowded
(0) Masao Ando (FREE) vs. Shunsuke Sayama (ASUKA)
~ DRAW (5:00) Time Expired. Bout went to extension.
◆Winner: Ando (2:02) with a V1 Armbar.
~ Hikaru Sato greeted those in attendance before the show and thanked them for helping Hard Hit grow and maxing out the attendance.
(1) Koji Iwamoto (AJPW) vs. Yutaka Kobayashi (U-FILE)
◆Winner: Iwamoto (2:34) with a Katagatame.
(2) Tyson Maeguchi (PHOENIX) vs. Shiyo Karasawa (M16 Muay Thai)
◆Winner: DRAW (10:00) Time Limit Expired.
(3) Daisuke Nakamura (Yuketsudo Honpo) vs. Sen Nakadai (TEAM OVER KILL)
◆Winner: Nakamura (2:30) with a Cross Armbar.
(4) Atsushi Aoki (AJPW) vs. Fuminori Abe (Sportiva)
◆Winner: Aoki (3:17) via TKO, referee stop, following a Release Assault Point.
(5) Grappling Tag Match: Taiji Ishimori (NOAH) & Nobuhiro Tsurumaki (FREE) vs. Takatoshi Matsumoto (ALPHA) & SUSHI (FREE)
◆Winner: Ishimori (11:05) with a Cross Face Lock on SUSHI.
(-) Bonus Dark Match: Kentaro Yorimitsu vs. Ryo Sasaki
◆Winner: DRAW (5:00 + 3:00) Time Expired.
(6) Takuya Nomura (BJW) vs. Takuya Wada (FREE)
◆Winner: Takuya Nomura (7:37) with a Cross Armbar.
(7) Yoshio “Hitokui” Takahashi (Fujiwara-gumi) & Hideki Suzuki (FREE) vs. KEI Yamamiya (GRABAKA) & Hikaru Sato (Pancrase MISSION)
◆Winner: Hideki (12:12) with an Arm Lock on Hikaru.
~ Masato Uchishiba, Olympic Gold Medalist, was present at ringside for the match, due to Hikaru Sato’s recommendation (they trained Jiu-Jitsu together). He was present to graduate the four men that he witnessed competing. Though he denied himself to ever compete as a pro-wrestler as he is a mixed martial artist.
(8) Rocky Kawamura (Pancras-ism) vs. Kenta Hattori (Kachofugetsu)
◆Winner: Kawamura (14:02) via referee stop, KO, seated palm strikes.
Real Japan Pro-Wrestling “Return to Origin”, 12/7/2017 [Thu] 18:30 @ Korakuen Hall in Tokyo
~ A 10 count gong was held for the late Don Arakawa.
~ Tiger Mask held a public exhibition with Taka Kunoh, Nobuyuki Kurashima, Super Rider and Hayato Mashita, as he showed off the key points of what “strong style” truly represents. The veteran showed off some moves of his own as he stated that he intends to return to the ring the next show which will be March 28 at the Korakuen Hall.
(1) Masakatsu Funaki (FREE) vs. Takatoshi Matsumoto (ALPHA)
◆Winner: Funaki (6:29) following the Hybrid Blaster.
(2) “3rd Generation Taioh” Yukio Naya vs. Raijin Yaguchi (FREE)
◆Winner: Naya (1:26) following a Backdrop.
~ The rookie Naya claims his second direct win over the veteran Yaguchi.
~ His 3rd career match is set to take place on March 28.
(3) Legend Championship Match: [13th Champion] Super Tiger vs. [Challenger] HGZ
◆Winner: Super Tiger (7:24) with a German Suplex Hold.
~ No next challenger was decided at this time, but Super Tiger stated that he is eager to continue proving himself as a fighting champion.
All Japan Pro Wrestling “2017 STARTING OVER ~ Jr. TAG BATTLE OF GLORY ~ Chiba EXTRA DREAM 18”, 11/3/2017 [Fri] 12:00 @ Blue Field in Chiba
(1) Zeus, Kaji tomato & Fuminori Abe (Sportiva) vs. Ryoji Sai (LAND’S END) , Ishikiri (LAND’S END) & Keisuke Goto (WAVE)
◆Winner: Zues (8:22) following a Choke Slam on Keisuke.
(2) Joshi Offer Match: Saori Anno vs. Busu Mongol
◆Winner: Mongul (8:20) with a La Magistral.
(3) Jun Akiyama, Takao Omori & Yohei Nakajima vs. TAJIRI, Kotaro Yoshino & Dinosaur Takuma (both K-DOJO)
◆Winner: Yohei (9:42) following the Tobiushiro-mawashigeri on TAJIRI.
~ Yohei claims the direct win, over the World Junior Champion following the knockout kick, before the title challenge on the 5th.
(4) Jr. TAG BATTLE OF GLORY: Koji Iwamoto & Yusuke Okada vs. Kotaro Suzuki & Keiichi Sato (both FREE)
◆Winner: Keiichi (15:52) with a German Suplex Hold on Yusuke.
~ The former All Japan wrestlers claim the win.
(5) Jr. TAG BATTLE OF GLORY: Atsushi Aoki & Hikaru Sato vs. Black Tiger VII & Black Spider VII (both FREE)
◆Winner: Spider (9:53) following a Hisshu-Otoshi on Aoki.
~ Tiger & Spider claim the upset win over the previous year winners. As issues still appear to remain between Aoki and Hikaru.
(6) Asia Tag Championship Match: [103rd Champions] Naoya Nomura & Yuma Aoyagi vs. [Challengers] Kim Nan Seok & Dr.MONZ Jr. (both Pro-Wrestling Fit)
◆Winner: Nomura (10:15) following the Maximum on MONZ.
~ 3rd successful title defense.
(7) Suwama, Shuji Ishikawa (FREE), Masashi Takeda (FREE) & Atsushi Maruyama (FREE) vs. Kento Miyahara, Yoshitatsu (FREE), KAI (FREE) & Takatoshi Matsumoto (FREE)
◆Winner: Yoshitatsu (17:05) following a Backdrop on Maruyama.
~ Yoshitatsu continues to rack up wins before he challenges for the Triple Crown on the 9th.
HARD HIT ~ Best of the super grapplers, 10/2/2016 [Sun] 18:00 @ Shinkiba 1stRING in Tokyo
(0-1) NicoPro Cup NEXT CONTENDERS 1DAY Tournament ~ 1st Round : Shunpei Ota [P’sLAB] vs. Shibata [P’sLAB]
◆Winner: Ota () via decision.
(0-2) NicoPro Cup NEXT CONTENDERS 1DAY Tournament ~ 1st Round : Takahiro Tababa [FREE] vs. Masao Ando [FREE]
◆Winner: Ando () with a Heel Hold.
(0-3) NicoPro Cup NEXT CONTENDERS 1DAY Tournament ~ 1st Round : Kenta Hattori [Kachofugetsu] vs. Katsumi Tamagawa [FREE]
◆Winner: Hattori () with an Arm Lock.
(0-4) NicoPro Cup NEXT CONTENDERS 1DAY Tournament ~ 1st Round : Yutaka Kobayashi [U-FILE] vs. Toshiya Kawarai [Kachofugetsu]
◆Winner: Yutaka () with a Choke Sleeper.
(1) NicoPro Cup NEXT CONTENDERS 1DAY Tournament ~ Semi-final : Shunpei Ota vs. Masao Ando
◆Winner: Ota () with a Choke Sleeper.
(2) NicoPro Cup NEXT CONTENDERS 1DAY Tournament ~ Semi-final : Kenta Hattori vs. Yutaka Kobayashi
◆Winner: Yutaka () with a Front Neck Lock.
(3) Hiroyo Matsumoto & Kaori Yoneyama vs. Emi Tomimatsu & Seki Yukiko
◆Winner: Tomimatsu () with a Cross Arm Lock Hold on Yoneyama.
(4) Hard Hit Grappling Rules : SUSHI [AJPW] vs. Takuya Wada [FREE]
◆Winner: Wada () with a Choke Sleeper.
(5) Hard Hit Grappling Rules : Ryoji Sai [LAND’S END] vs. Takatoshi Matsumoto [Kachofugetsu]
◆Winner: Sai () with a Chicken Wing Arm Lock.
(6) Kotaro Suzuki & Yuji Hino [both FREE] vs. Koji Iwamoto [Sportiva] & Takeshi Okada [Kachofugetsu]
◆Winner: Hino () with a Modified Camel Clutch on Okada.
(7) Hard Hit Grappling Rules : Hikaru Sato [Pancrase MISSION] vs. Hideki Suzuki [FREE]
◆Winner: DRAW (15:00) Time Expired.
(8) NicoPro Cup NEXT CONTENDERS 1DAY Tournament ~ Final : Yutaka Kobayashi vs. Shunpei Ota
◆Winner: Yutaka () with a Modified Chicken Wing Arm Lock.
~ Yutaka Kobayashi won the right to a singles challenge which chose to be against Ryo “Rocky” Kawamura.
~ Kawamura was not present today as he was competing at the Pancrase show. Wherein he defeated Niimura to become the new Middleweight King of Pancrase.