1/4 NJPW Wrestle Kingdom III Results: Tokyo, Japan
Reported by Adam Martin
On Sunday, January 4, 2009 at 2:57 PM EST
WrestleView's own Josh Boutwell sent this report in:NJPW presents Wrestle Kingdom III (Global Impact 2)
Tokyo, Japan (Tokyo Dome)
January 04, 2008
Featuring talent from NJPW, TNA, AJPW, Pro Wrestling NOAH, and CMLL!!!!
1) Milano Collection AT, Minoru, & Taichi Ishikari def. Mitsuhide Hirasawa, Kazuchika Okada, & Nobou Yoshihashi (6:24) via pinfall (Super Scrap Kick)
2) Mistico, Ryusuke Taguchi, & Prince Devitt def. Averno, Jado, & Gedo (9:50) via submission (La Mistica)
3) Jushin Thunder Liger & Takuma Sano def. Wataru Inoue & Koji Kanemoto (8:47) via pinfalll (Avalanche Brainbuster)
4) IWGP Jr. Heavyweight Tag Titles: Motor City Machine Guns (Alex Shelley & Chris Sabin) def. Yujiro & Tetsuya Naito (c) (13:21) via pinfall (Made in Detroit) to win the titles!
5) IWGP Jr. Heavyweight Title: Tiger Mask def. Low-Ki (c) (8:48) via pinfall (Tiger Suplex) to win the title!
6) Riki Choshu, Masahiro Chono, Kevin Nash, & Kurt Angle def. Giant Bernard, Karl Anderson, Takashi Iizuka, & Tomohiro Ishii (7:09) via submission (Ankle Lock)
7) Zero-1 MAX World Heavyweight Title: Yuji Nagata (c) def. Masato Tanaka (11:41) via pinfall (Backdrop Hold) to retain the title!
8) Jun Akiyama def. Manabu Nakanishi (10:27) via pinfall (Wrist-Clutch Exploder)
9) IWGP Tag Team Titles Hardcore Match: Team 3D def. Togi Makabe & Toru Yano (c) (15:34) via pinfall (3D) to win the titles!
10) Shinsuke Nakamura & Hirooki Goto def. Mitsuharu Misawa & Takashi Sugiura (15:17) via submission (Flying Cross Armbreaker)
11) IWGP Heavyweight Title: Hiroshi Tanahashi def. Keiji Muto (c) (30:22) via pinfall (High Fly Flow) to win the title! Note from Adam Martin:
As noted in the title, these matches will be shown on an upcoming edition of TNA "Global Impact 2" on Spike TV this year.