NJPW “Road to POWER STRUGGLE”, 11/6/2013 Results- Tag 9
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NJPW “Road to POWER STRUGGLE”, 11/6/2013 [Wed] 18:30 @ Korakuen Hall in Tokyo
1,950 Spectators (overcrowded)
(1) Super Jr. Tag Tournament 2013 - Semi-Final: Gedo & Jado vs. Matt & Nick Jackson
Winner: Nick (9:31) via pinfall on Gedo.
~ The Young Bucks advance to the final match.
(2) Super Jr. Tag Tournament 2013 - Semi-Final: Valiente [CMLL] & BUSHI vs. Rocky Romero & Alex Koslov
Winner: Koslov (10:28) following the Contract Killer on Valiente.
~ The Forever Hooligans advance to the final match.
(3) Hiroyoshi Tenzan, Captain New Japan & KUSHIDA vs. Manabu Nakanishi, Jushin Thunder Liger & Tiger Mask IV
Winner: Tenzan (9:50) with an Anaconda Vice on Tiger.
(4) Yuji Nagata vs. Takashi Iizuka
Winner: Nagata (8:22) via foul, Iizuka with a weapon.
(5) Tomoaki Honma vs. Bad Luck Fale
Winner: Fale (6:32) via K.O.
~ NJPW announced that they will be returning to the Yokohama Arena for thew first time in 11 years on May 25, 2014. The arena has a built-in seating capacity of over 11,000 with the possibility to add another 6,000 in floor seats. Of course that number will change due to a ring and entrance way setup.
(6) Shinsuke Nakamura, Brian Kendrick & Barreta vs. Minoru Suzuki, TAKA Michinoku & Taichi
Winner: Suzuki (13:48) following the Gotch style Piledriver on Barreta.
~ Nakamura finally put on the Suzuki-gun shirt, but instead of putting all the way on, he stopped it as his head and turned it into a joke.
(7) Tetsuya Naito, Hiroshi Tanahashi, Togi Makabe & Kota Ibushi vs. Toru Yano, Tomohiro Ishii, Masato Tanaka & Yujiro Takahashi
Winner: Makabe (9:58) following the King Kong Knee Drop on Yujiro.
(8) Kazuchika Okada & YOSHI-HASHI vs. “The Machine Gun” Karl Anderson & Prince Devitt
Winner: Devitt (10:17) following the Bloody Sunday on HASHI.
(9) Super Jr. Tag Tournament 2013 - Final Match: FOREVER HOOLIGANS (Rocky Romero & Alex Koslov) vs. “The Young Bucks” Matt & Nick Jackson
Winner: Nick (19:13) following the More Bang 4 Your Buck on Koslov.
After the match the Bullet Club came out to celebrate with the Buck and threaten NJPW Chairman Naoki Sugabayashi. Kota Ibushi comes out and Devitt appoints him as the next challenger for the IWGP Jr. Heavyweight title.