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Rising Sun Soliloquy Newsletter #33
On Thursday, July 16, 2009 at 12:17 AM EST
Rising Sun Soliloquy Newsletter #33
July 15, 2009
By: Hunter Golden of WrestleView.com
Summer Navigation 2009 Results!
Tokyo Korakuen Hall
2,100 Fans (Super No Vacancy)
1. Handicap Match: Kensuke Sasaki & Takeshi Morishima beat Genba Hirayanagi (1:09) when Morishima pinned Hirayanagi after the Double Impact.
2. Akitoshi Saito, Bryan Danielson & Roderick Strong beat Masao Inoue, Ricky Marvin & Kikutaro(14:17) when Strong used a jumping high kick on Kikutaro.
3. Yoshinari Ogawa, Akira Taue & Tsuyoshi Kikuchi beat Yoshihiro Takayama, Takuma Sano & Eddie Edwards (12:26) when Taue used the Ore Ga Taue on Edwards.
4. Takeshi Rikioh & Mohammed Yone beat Jun Akiyama & Akihiko Ito (9:35) when Yone used a Muscle Buster on Ito.
5. Go Shiozaki & Takashi Sugiura beat Kenta Kobashi & Shuhei Taniguchi (17:45) when Sugiura used the Olympic Slam on Taniguchi.
6. NTV Cup - Block B: Yoshinobu Kanemaru & Kotaro Suzuki  vs. Katsuhiko Nakajima & Kento Miyhara  went to a draw (30:00) when the time limit expired.
7. NTV Cup - Block A: Atsushi Aoki & Kota Ibushi  beat KENTA & Taiji Ishimori  (21:11) when Aoki used a cross armbreaker on KENTA.
1,600 Fans (No Vacancy)
1. Tsuyoshi Kikuchi beat Kento Miyahara (7:09) with a schoolboy
2. Akira Taue, Takuma Sano & Kishin Kawabata beat Yoshinobu Kanemaru, Kotaro Suzuki & Kentaro Shiga (12:57) when Sano used a Northern Light Bomb on Shiga.
3. NTV Cup - Block A: Bryan Danielson & Roderick Strong  beat Genba Hirayanagi & Kikutaro (14:24) when Danielson used the Cattle Mutilation on Hirayanagi.
4. Takeshi Rikioh & Mohammed Yone beat Akitoshi Saito & Masao Inoue (10:24) when Rikioh used the Muso on Inoue.
5. Takeshi Morishima, KENTA & Taiji Ishimori beat Jun Akiyama, Yoshinari Ogawa & Ricky Marvin(15:15) when Morishima used a backdrop on Marvin.
6. Kensuke Sasaki & Katsuhiko Nakajima beat Yoshihiro Takayama & Eddie Edwards (19:05) when Sasaki used the Northern Light Bomb on Edwards.
7. Go Shiozaki, Atsushi Aoki & Kota Ibushi beat Kenta Kobashi, Tamon Honda & Akihiko Ito (21:08)when Shiozaki used the Go Flasher on Ito.
Iwate Prefectural Gymnasium
1. Kentaro Shiga & Kishin Kawabata beat Takuma Sano & Tsuyoshi Kikuchi (12:10) when Shiga used a cradle cutback on Kikuchi.
2. Akitoshi Saito & Eddie Edwards beat Akira Taue & Kotaro Suzuki (16:45) when Saito used the Sickle Death on Suzuki.
3. Katsuhiko Nakajima & Kento Miyahara beat Bryan Danielson & Roderick Strong (16:35) when Nakajima used a cradle on Strong.
4. NTV Cup - Block A: Atsushi Aoki & Kota Ibushi  beat Genba Hirayanagi & Kikutaro  (10:22)when Aoki used a reverse cross armbreaker on Hirayanagi.
5. Jun Akiyama, Yoshinari Ogawa & Akihiko Ito beat Go Shiozaki, KENTA & Taiji Ishimori (19:48) when Akiyama used a vertical-drop Exploder on Ishimori.
6. Kensuke Sasaki & Takeshi Morishima beat Kenta Kobashi & Masao Inoue (15:10) when Sasaki used a Northern Light Bomb on Inoue.
7. Takeshi Rikioh, Mohammed Yone & Yoshinobu Kanemaru beat Yoshihiro Takayama, Takashi Sugiura & Ricky Marvin (14:12) when Yone used a Muscle Buster on Marvin.
Mistico Entered as Final Participant in G1 Tournament
After being unable to visit Japan in May due to the Swine Flu outbreak, Mexican sensation Mistico will return to New Japan during the G1 Climax tour. The luchador will compete specially on the 8/13 Aichi and 8/15 Sumo Hall shows. His matches haven’t been announced yet.
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G1 Climax Tournament Blocks Announced
ZERO1 World Heavyweight Champion Masato Tanaka is officially #13 in the 2009 G1 Climax as part of a group with the man he has targetted — Tanahashi, the IWGP Heavyweight Champion. This is very much a brawler’s group besides Tanahashi and Omori, while Block B has a packed cast of Tenzan, Nagata, Nakanishi, Goto, Nakamura, Iizuka, and Sugiura. Important matches will include the first Nagata vs. Nakanishi match for years, the Goto vs. Sugiura rematch, and Tanahashi vs. Tanaka. Block A remains a man short, with rumors that everyone from Naoya Ogawa to TAJIRI to Minoru Suzuki could be the mystery man.
- Hiroshi Tanahashi (IWGP Heavyweight Champion)
- Togi Makabe (GBH)
- Toru Yano (CHAOS)
- Giant Bernard (CHAOS)
- Masato Tanaka (ZERO1)
- Takao Omori
- Mistico (CMLL)
- Hiroyoshi Tenzan
- Yuji Nagata
- Manabu Nakanishi
- Hirooki Goto
- Shinsuke Nakamura (CHAOS)
- Takashi Iizuka (CHAOS)
- Takashi Sugiura (NOAH)
NJPW, 7/10/09 (SXW)
Chiba Port Arena Sub Arena
1,000 Fans - No Vacancy
1. Prince Devitt beat Taichi (7:30) with a diving footstomp.
2. Milano Collection AT beat Ryusuke Taguchi (9:10) with a horizontal cradle.
3. Jushin Thunder Liger & AKIRA beat Riki Choshu & Nobuo Yoshihashi (7:58) when AKIRA used a Musasabi press on Yoshihashi.
4. Giant Bernard, Val Venis & Karl Anderson beat Manabu Nakanishi, Takao Omori & Kazuchika Okada(11:44) when Venis used a Blue Thunder on Okada.
5. Takashi Iizuka, Tomohiro Ishii & Jado beat Hiroyoshi Tenzan, Yuji Nagata & Mitsuhide Hirasawa(11:04) when Ishii used a lariat on Hirasawa.
6. Shinsuke Nakamura & Toru Yano beat Togi Makabe & Tomoaki Honma (12:41) when Nakamura used a knee kick on Honma.
7. Hiroshi Tanahashi, Hirooki Goto & Tiger Mask beat Masahiro Chono, Wataru Inoue & Koji Kanemoto(14:45) when Tanahashi used the High Fly Flow on Inoue.
Fukushima City Gymnasium
Tiger Mask & AKIRA beat Koji Kanemoto & Nobuo Yoshihashi (11:09) when AKIRA used a Musasabi press on Yoshihashi.
2. Takao Omori beat Kazuchika Okada (10:06) with an Axe Bomber.
3. Giant Bernard, Val Venis & Karl Anderson beat Riki Choshu, Jushin Thunder Liger & Mitsuhide Hirasawa (9:43) when Anderson used the Gun Stun on Hirasawa.
4. Hiroyoshi Tenzan & Yuji Nagata beat Takashi Iizuka & Tomohiro Ishii (11:48) when Iizuka was DQ’d.
5. Shinsuke Nakamura, Toru Yano & Jado beat Togi Makabe, Wataru Inoue & Tomoaki Honma (13:08)when Nakamura used a knee kick on Honma.
6. Hiroshi Tanahashi, Hirooki Goto, Ryusuke Taguchi & Prince Devitt beat Masahiro Chono, Manabu Nakanishi, Milano Collection AT & Taichi (17:50) when Tanahashi used the High Fly Flow on Taichi
Miyako City Gymnasium Sea Arena
1. Jushin Thunder Liger & AKIRA beat Riki Choshu & Nobuo Yoshihashi (8:29) when Liger used a shotei on Yoshihashi.
2. Val Venis beat Kazuchika Okada (10:22) with a crab hold.
3. Hiroyoshi Tenzan, Yuji Nagata, Takao Omori & Mitsuhide Hirasawa beat Takashi Iizuka, Giant Bernard, Karl Anderson & Tomohiro Ishii (13:40) when Iizuka was DQ’d.
4. Hirooki Goto & Tiger Mask beat Wataru Inoue & Koji Kanemoto (11:41) when Goto used the Shouten on Inoue.
5. Shinsuke Nakamura & Toru Yano beat Togi Makabe & Tomoaki Honma (12:41) when Nakamura used a knee kick on Honma.
6. Hiroshi Tanahashi, Ryusuke Taguchi & Prince Devitt beat Manabu Nakanishi, Milano Collection AT & Taichi (17:08) when Tanahashi used the High Fly Flow on Milano.
BJW, 12.07.2009 (Samurai! TV)
Yokohama Bunka Gymnasium
1. Madoka & Masato Inaba def Atsushi Ohashi & Ryuichi Kawakami (11:41) When Makoda used the Ranhei on Ohashi
2. Daikokubo Benkei & Onryo def Shinobu & Yuichi Taniguchi (9:46)when Onryo pinned Shinobu with the Onryo clutch
3. Ladder Death Match: Takashi Sasaki def Isami Kodaka (15:46)
4. Fluorescent Lighttubes & Barbed Wire Boards Double Board Death Match: Jun Kasai, "Black Angel" Jaki Numazawa & Abdullah Kobayashi def Ryuji Ito, Shadow WX & Kankuro Hoshino (14:41) when Kasai hit the Pearl Harbor Splash onto a light tube board on Hoshino
5. Special Six Man Tag Match: Tatsumi Fujinami , Daisuke Sekimoto & Yuji Okabayashi def Hiro Saito , Yoshihito Sasaki & Shinya Ishikawa (18:09) When Sekimoto pinned Ishikawa with a German Suplex Hold
6. BJW Death Match Heavyweight Title, Scaffold Death Match ~ one night carnival again: Yuko Miyamoto (c) def Masashi Takeda (22:09) with a moonsault Press off the scaffold (1st Defense)
After the main event, Miyamoto and Takeda cut a promo putting each other over and decided to have a rematch.
DDT "SANSHIRO TAKAGI VS. KOTA IBUSHI ONE MATCH SHOW", 10.07.2009 Shin Kiba 1st RING
394 fans - super No Vacancy
1st KO D Openweight title Contendership Tournament - Final: Kota Ibushi def Sanshiro Takagi (31:53) with a phoenix Splash.
Yes, you read that right, this was a whopping one-match show put on by DDT. The story behind the whole deal was that Ibushi, was originally slated to wrestle Takagi on the 28th of June. However, Ibushi caught a nasty infection on a cut, and the match had to be cancelled. This left them in an awkward position, as the next show was their Sumo Hall show, DDT's version of Wrestlemania. Not exactly the show you switch plans for. So the company decided to postpone the match, and hold a nice little one-match show once Ibushi was back in good health.
Just a quick fact, this is actually second one-match card DDT has held in its history. In July of 2000, 9 years ago to the exact date almost, there was another card like this and eve more ironically, Sanshiro Takagi was also involved. It was the big No Ropes Barbed Wire Death match against FMW owner and ring legend Atsushi Onita.
Ibushi, by virtue of winning the match, will now move on to face DDT champion HARASHIMA at the Sumo Hall on August 28th.
Kensuke Office announced the first few matches for their Take the Dream Volume 10 show which will take place on August 2nd at the Korakuen Hall in Tokyo. The show will be headlined by a rematch of last September's GHC Heavyweight Championship match, as Takeshi Morishima will try to avenge his loss at the Bodukan, taking on Kensuke Sasaki.
Kensuke Office "TAKE THE DREAM VOL. 10", 02.08.2009
Tokyo Korakuen Hall
1. Takashi Okita vs. Kento Miyahara
2. Katsuhiko Nakajima vs. Masaaki Mochizuki
3. Kensuke Sasaki vs. Takeshi Morishima
K-DOJO "CLUB-K 3000", 11.07.2009
1. Yuji Hino, Ryan Taylor & Bambi def Kunio Toshima, PSYCHO & Yuu Yamagata (14:19)
2. Hiro Tonai def Ryuchi Sekine (6:10)
3. TAKA Michinoku & Quiet storm def YOSHIYA & Shinobu (9:15)
4. Kengo Mashimo & Kaji Yamato def Makoto Oishi & Saburo Inematsu (13:12)
5. STRONGEST-K´09 - Semi Final: Shiori Asahi def Taishi Takizawa (18:42)
6. STRONGEST-K´09 - Semi Final: Daigoro Kashiwa def KAZMA (18:35)
K-DOJO "CLUB-K SUPER another", 12.07.2009
1. Kunio Toshima, PSYCHO & Yuu Yamagata def JOE, Taishi Takizawa & Hiro Tonai (16:38)
2. KAZMA & Kengo Mashimo def Yuji Hino & Ryuichi Sekine (10:25)
3. Kaji Yamato def Saburo Inematsu (7:00)
4. TAKA Michinoku, YOSHIYA & GENTARO def Makoto Oishi, Ryan Tayloe & Bambi (18:46)
5. UWA World Middleweight Title: Quiet storm (c) def Boso Boy Raito (10:41) with the diving elbow drop (4th defense).
6. STRONGEST-K´09 - Final: Shiori Asahi def Daigoro Kashiwa (22:41) with the Aun
ZERO1 "ZERO1 WRESTLER´S", 09.07.2009
Shin-Kiba 1st RING
1. Fire Festival Entrance Tournament - Round 1: Rikiya Fudo def Yuzuru Saito (6:15) with the U-39
2. Fire Festival Entrance Tournament - Round 1: Shito Ueda def Osamu Namiguchi (4:02) with the lariat
3. Fire Festival Entrance Tournament - Round 1: Munenori Sawa def Shinya Ishikawa (7:36) with the shining wizard
4. Fire Festival Entrance Tournament - Round 1: KAMIKAZE def Yusaku Obata (6:30) with the moonsault press
5. Fire Festival Entrance Tournament - Semi Final: Shito Ueda def Rikiya Fudo (8:15) mit eiwitht he lariat
6. Fire Festival Entrance Tournament - Semi Final: KAMIKAZE def Munenori Sawa (8:28) with the Kamakazie Driver
7. Fire Festival Rumble: Ikuto Hidaka threw Shinjiro Otani over the Top Rope (8:16). Other Contestants: Kohei Sato, Masato Tanaka, Ryouji Sai & Shinjiro Otani.
8. Fire Festival Entrance Tournament - Final: Shito Ueda def KAMIKAZE (4:42) with the lariat
The second night of the B1 Tournament has been announced. The card is as follows:
Kitasenju Theatre 1010
1.Block A: Yuki Ishikawa vs Tiger Shark
2. Block A: Keita Yano vs Ryuji Walter
3. Block B: Katsumi Usuda vs Yujiro Yamamoto
4. Block B: Super Tiger vs Baisen TAGAI
5. Munenori Sawa & Yuta Yoshikawa vs Alexander Otsuka & Kyosuke Sasaki
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