All Japan Pro-Wrestling “2017 Raising an Army Series”, 10/1/2017 [Sun] 17:00 @ Sanjo City Kosei Fukushi Kaikan in Niigata
(1) TAJIRI (FREE) vs. Atsushi Maruyama (FREE)
♦Winner: TAJIRI (4:08) with a Boston Crab.
(2) Takao Omori & Yutaka Yoshie (FREE) vs. Shigeno Shima & Big THE Ryokan (both Niigata)
♦Winner: Omori (9:29) following an Axe Bomber on Shima.
(3) Yohei Nakajima & Massimo vs. Danny Jones & Kyoboku Futoshi (LAND’S END)
♦Winner: Futoshi (8:09) following the Kikori Cutter on Massimo.
(4) 2017 Raising an Army Memorial Match in Sanjo Jr. Premium Tag Match: Atsushi Aoki & Koji Iwamoto vs. Hikaru Sato & Kotaro Suzuki (FREE)
♦Winner: Iwamoto (10:14) with a Katagatame on Hikaru.
~ Iwamoto with a solid win over Hikaru before the upcoming Jr. League.
(5) 2017 Raising an Army Memorial Match in Sanjo World Tag Prelude Match: Daisuke Sekimoto, Great Kojika & Yuya Aoki (all BJW) vs. Jun Akiyama, Masanobu Fuchi & Yusuke Okada
♦Winner: Sekimoto (11:23) following a Lariat on Yusuke.
~ Big Japan continues to solidify their dominance over the All Japan.
(6) 2017 Raising an Army Memorial Match in Sanjo: Kento Miyahara, Naoya Nomura, Yuma Aoyagi & KAI (FREE) vs. Suwama, Zeus, Shuji Ishikawa (FREE) & Ryoji Sai (LAND’S END)
♦Winner: Suwama (17:30) following the Last Ride on Aoyagi.
~ Suwama and Ishikawa continue to prove to be an effective team.
~ It was announced that Nomura and Aoyagi will be making their first defense of the Asia Tag belts against Black Tiger VII and Manabu Soya on October 5 at the 1stRING.