All Japan Pro-Wrestling “SUMMER EXPLOSION”, 8/9/2017 [Wed] 19:00 @ Sasebo Taiiku Bunka-kan in Nagasaki
(1) Yuma Aoyagi vs. Yusuke Okada
♦Winner: Aoyagi (6:37) with a Boston Crab.
(2) Jun Akiyama & Atsushi Maruyama (FREE) vs. Takao Omori & Yohei Nakajima
♦Winner: Maruyama (10:05) with a Tiger Suplex Hold on Yohei.
~ Maruyama asked to be involved in the Battle Royal in Ryogoku, as Omori accepted his offer.
(3) Hikaru Sato (Pancrase MISSION) vs. Black Tiger VII (FREE)
♦Winner: Hikaru (8:45) following a Death Valley Bomb.
~ Hikaru declared that this will be the same result come the Asia Tag defense.
(4) Zeus, The Bodyguard (FREE) & Ultimo Dragon (Toryumon MEXICO) vs. TAJIRI (FREE), Minoru Tanaka (FREE) & Koji Iwamoto
♦Winner: Zeus (9:25) with a Jackhammer on Iwamoto.
~ TAJIRI gave his answer about not using his green mist in the World Junior defense by attempting to take out Ultimo with it during today’s match. Though Ultimo was prepared and avoided the mist from reaching his eyes.
(5) Suwama & Atsushi Aoki vs. Massimo & Danny Jones
♦Winner: Suwama (10:04) with the Manriki Sleeper on Jones.
(6) Kento Miyahara, KAI (FREE) & Naoya Nomura vs. Shuji Ishikawa (FREE), Ryoji Sai (LAND’S END) & Masakado (LAND’S END)
♦Winner: Miyahara (18:03) with a German Suplex Hold on Masakado.
~ Miyahara continues to rack up the prelude victories as he stated that he is ready to become the Triple Crown champion once more.