~ The NωA group, Makoto Oishi, Shunma Katsumata & MAO, announced that they will be holding their last match as a team on January 28 at the Korakuen Hall and with that the full event card was announced for the December 24 show at Korakuen. Though a special stipulation has been added to their match on 12/24, that if they lose they will split right then and there.
DDT “NEVERMIND 2017”, 12/24/2017 [Sun] 12:00 @ Korakuen Hall in Tokyo
() Makoto Oishi, Shunma Katsumata & MAO vs. Danshoku Dieno, Super Sasadango Machine & Antonio Honda
() Shigehiro Irie & Keisuke Okuda (IGF) vs. Soma Takao & Daiki Shimomura
() Dark Match: Mad Paulie vs. Gota Ihashi
() T2hee Joshi vs Tokyo Joshi: Francoise ☆ Takagi, Margaret ★ Owashi & Kazuko Hirata vs. Miyu Yamashita, Yuka Sakazaki & Yuna Manase
() Hasta la vista, Diego! Special 6 Man Tag Match: Diego, Akito & Kazusada Higuchi vs. Kouki Iwasaki, Mizuki Watase & Rekka
() KUDO, Yukio Sakaguchi, Masahiro Takanashi & Saki Akai vs. Keisuke Ishii, Tomomitsu Matsunaga, Tomoya & Nobuhiro Shimatani
() KO-D Tag Championship Match: [62nd Champions] HARASHIMA & Naomichi Marufuji (NOAH) vs. [Challengers] Daisuke Sasaki & Tetsuya Endo
~ 5th title defense.
() KO-D Openweight Championship Match: [61st Champion] Konosuke Takeshita vs. [Challenger] Colt Cabana
~ 10th title defense.
DRAGON GATE NEWS
~ The event cards have been updated for the events from 12/15, 12/16 & 12/17. All these shows will be the final lead-in’s for “THE FINAL GATE 2017” on December 23.
~ The full event card was announced for the December 25 show at Korakuen.
FREEDOMS “Jun Kasai Produce Blood X’mas 2017”, 12/25/2017 [Mon] @ Korakuen Hall in Tokyo
() Shuji Ishikawa, Kamui & Dragon Libre vs. Yuya Susumu, KAZMA SAKAMOTO & Chikara
() Death Match: Takashi Sasaki & GENTARO vs. Shu & Kei Brahman
() Scramble Bunk House 6 Man Tag Death Match: Mammoth Sasaki, Toru Sugiura & Tomoya Hirata vs. Masashi Takeda, Minoru Fujita & Gunso
() Death Match: Kenji Fukimoto vs. ???
() Death Match: Daisuke Masaoka vs. Aero Boy
() KING of FREEDOM WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP Match: [9th Champion] Violento Jack vs. [Challenger] Jun Kasai
~ 1st title defense.
HARD HIT NEWS
~ The full event card was announced for the Decemeber 30 show.
HARD HIT “YES, WE ARE HARD HIT!!”, 12/30/2017 [Sat] 12:00 @ Shinkiba 1stRING in Tokyo
(0) Masao Ando (FREE) vs. Shunsuke Sayama (ASUKA)
(1) Koji Iwamoto (AJPW) vs. Yutaka Kobayashi (U-FILE)
(2) Tyson Maeguchi (PHOENIX) vs. Shiyo Karasawa (M16 Muay Thai)
(3) Daisuke Nakamura (Yuketsudo Honpo) vs. Sen Nakadai (TEAM OVER KILL)
(4) Atsushi Aoki (AJPW) vs. Fuminori Abe (Sportiva)
(5) Grappling Tag Match: Taiji Ishimori (NOAH) & Nobuhiro Tsurumaki (FREE) vs. Takatoshi Matsumoto (ALPHA) & SUSHI (FREE)
(6) Takuya Nomura (BJW) vs. Takuya Wada (FREE)
(7) Yoshio “Hitokui” Takahashi (Fujiwara-gumi) & Hideki Suzuki (FREE) vs. KEI Yamamiya (GRABAKA) & Hikaru Sato (Pancrase MISSION)
(8) Rocky Kawamura (Pancras-ism) vs. Kenta Hattori (Kachofugetsu)
~ The UWA 6 Tag belts were announced to be in defense on December 17 and then some matches were announced for the show of the new year on January 8. The 1/8 show will also mark Kaz Hayashi’s 25th anniversary as a pro-wrestler.
Hiroshi Yamato Produce “WRESTLE-1 TOUR 2017 SHINING WINTER”, 12/17/2017 [Sun] 15:00 @ Sanmu City Namikawa So Gymnasium in Chiba
(1) Takumi Baba vs. Masayuki Mitomi (Ehime)
(2) Manabu Soya & Tsugataka Sato vs. Daiki Inaba & Ganseki Tanaka
(3) Actres girl’Z Offer Match: Naho Kakuta vs. Aoi Igarashi
(4) Shotaro Ashino, Yusuke Kodama & Seigo Tachibana vs. Seiki Yoshioka, Andy Wu & Jun Tonsho
(5) Jiro “Ikemen” Kuroshio vs. Alexander Otsuka
(6) UWA World 6 Tag Championship Match: [61st Champions] Koji Doi, Kumagoro & Takanori Ito vs. [Challengers]
~ 1st title defense
WRESTLE-1 TOUR 2018 SUNRISE, 1/8/2018 [Mon] 19:00 @ Korakuen Hall in Tokyo
() Jiro “Ikemen” Kuroshio, Masayuki Kono vs. MAZADA
() Manabu Soya & NOSAWA Rongai vs. Ganseki Tanaka & AKIRA (Makai)
() Shotaro Ashino, Yusuke Kodama & Drunk Andy vs. Seiki Yoshioka, Andy Wu & Ryuji Hijikata (FREE)
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