All Japan Pro-Wrestling “2018 Excite Series ~ Jr BATTLE OF GLORY”, 2/20/2018 [Tue] 18:30 @ Miyazaki City Hokubo Kinen Taiikukan
(1) Jr. League A BLOCK: Atsushi Aoki vs. Keiichi Sato
◆Winner: Aoki (5:07) with a Texas Clover Hold.
~ Aoki [2 wins, 1 loss = 4 points]
~ Keiichi [1 win, 4 losses = 2 points]
~ Aoki secures a another win, as Keiichi ends his run in the league with only 1 win.
(2) Jr. League A BLOCK: Shuji Kondo vs. Yusuke Okada
◆Winner: Kondo (2:19) following a King Kong Lariat.
~ Kondo [3 wins = 6 points]
~ Yusuke [1 win, 2 losses = 2 points]
~ Kondo as a man of his word takes out the rookie in under 5 mins as he looks to do the same for the rest of the league matches.
(3) Atsushi Maruyama, TAJIRI & Hikaru Sato vs. Ultimo Dragon, Kotaro Suzuki & CarBell Ito
◆Winner: Dragon (11:16) with a La Magistral on Maruyama.
(4) Jr. League B BLOCK: Koji Iwamoto vs. Mineo Fujita
◆Winner: Mineo (10:27) with a Gannosuke Clutch.
~ Mineo [2 wins, 1 loss = 4 points]
~ Iwamoto [2 wins, 1 draw, 1 loss = 5 points]
~ Iwamoto suffers his first direct loss, as Mineo noted his natural experience is proving too much for the younger guys.
(5) Suwama, Shuji Ishikawa & Soma Takao vs. KAI, Yohei Nakajima & KAZMA SAKAMOTO
◆Winner: Suwama (16:46) following a Last Ride on Yohei.
(6) Joe Doering, Jun Akiyama, Zeus & Black Tiger VII vs. Kento Miyahara, Yoshitatsu, Naoya Nomura & Ryoji Sai
◆Winner: Miyahara (24:19) with a German Suplex Hold on Black Tiger.
~ Miyahara continues to rack up wins for this tour, as he and Yoshitatsu also announced their official team name as “YoshiKen”.