4/16 NOAH Results
Tournament season in puroresu continues as NOAH kicked off the 2011 Global Tag League today. Results from Korakuen:
They claimed 1700 paid.
Ricky Marvin beat Shane Haste in 8:08.
Yoshinari Ogawa & Kotaro Suzuki beat Takashi Okita & Katsuhiko Nakajima in 13:41. Suzuki pinned Okita.
Genba Hirayanagi, Yoshinobu Kanemaru & KENTA beat Taiji Ishimori, Atsushi Aoki & Naomichi Marufuji in 14:16. Kanemaru pinned Aoki after Touch Out.
Global Tag League:
Shuhei Taniguchi & Go Shiozaki beat Masao Inoue & Bison Smith in 21:43. Taniguchi pinned Inoue after Terminator (a union Go Flasher).
Kento Miyahara & Kensuke Sasaki beat Akitoshi Saito & Jun Akiyama in 3:08. Sasaki pinned Saito after Northern Lights Bomb. Squash? Not much to make of here from SportsNavi’s writeup.
Mohammed Yone & Takashi Sugiura beat Yutaka Yoshie & Takeshi Morishima in 15:46. Yone pinned Yoshie after a diving guillotine drop from the top rope. After the match, Minoru Suzuki suddenly appeared and confronted Sugiura, demanding a GHC Heavyweight Title shot after a recent 6 man in which Suzuki pinned Sugiura. Match agreed to by the champ. That will happen on 5/8 at GREAT VOYAGE 2011 in Tokyo Volume 2.
Claudio Castagnoli & Chris Hero beat Takuma Sano & Yoshihiro Takayama in 14:15. Castagnoli pinned Sano after KRS-1.
More on the possible 5/8 title match as it becomes available.