ZERO1 [World Heavy: Masa Funaki vs Kohei Sato + Tag, UN, and Junior Defenses] results for September 19, 2014
Pro Wrestling Zero1 “Tenkaichi Special”, 9/19/2014 [Sun] 19:00 @ Korakuen Hall in Tokyo
(1) International Junior & NWA World Junior Heavyweight Championship Match: [113th & 13th Champion] Jason Lee vs. [Challenger] Mineo Fujita
◆Winner: Mineo (11:20) following a Swanton Bomb.
~ Champion falls on his 3rd title defense. Mineo becomes the 114th International Juniior and 14th World Junior Champion.
~ Mineo was in tears as he thanked everyone for letting his dreams be possible.
(2) NWA International Light Heavy Tag Championship Match: [15th Champions] Billyken Kid & Atsushi Maruyama vs. [Challengers] Takuya Sugawara & “brother” YASSHI
◆Winner: YASSHI (13:20) following a Tombstone Piledriver on Maruyama.
~ Champions fall on their 2nd title defense. YASSHI & Sugawara become the 16th generation champions.
~ YASSHI stated that it is time for the belts to reformed now that him and Sugawara hold the belts.
(3) Ryoji Sai & Yusaku Obata vs. KAMIKAZE & TARU
◆Winner: Sai (16:13) following the Nachi no Taki (Diving Foot Stomp) on KAMIKAZE.
(4) Akebono ZERO1 Return Match: Akebono [AJPW] & Daisuke Sekimoto [BJW] vs. Shinjiro Otani & Yoshikazu Yokoyama
◆Winner: Akebono (18:17) following the Yokozuna Impact on Yokoyama.
~ Akebono stated that ZERO64 (team of Akebono and Sekimoto) is back and stronger than ever.
(5) NWA UN Heavyweight Championship Match: [22nd Champion] Hideki Suzuki vs. [Challenger] Daemon Ueda
◆Winner: Hideki (16:12) following a Double Arm Suplex.
~ 1st successful title defense.
(6) ZERO1 World Heavyweight Championship Match: [17th Champion] Masakatsu Funaki vs. [Challenger] Kohei Sato
◆Winner: Kohei (9:17) with a German Suplex Hold.
~ Champion falls on his 2nd title defense. Kohei becomes the 18th generation champion.
~ Kohei recaptures after losing to Funaki a couple months back.
~ The Fire Festival 2014 winner Ryoji Sai and the UN Heavyweight Champion Hideki Suzuki came out to challenge the new champion.
~ Appears a potential triple threat could be setup.
(7) NWA Intercontinental Tag Championship Match: [30th Champions] Masato Tanaka & Takashi Sugiura (NOAH) vs. [Challengers] Ikuto Hidaka & Fujita “Jr” Hayato
◆Winner: Tanaka (22:16) following the Sliding D on Hidaka.
~ 2nd successful title defense.
~ The champion team emerge successful in the Dangan Yankees showdown. Respect was shown between all 4 men for the match.
~ Sugiura and Tanaka remain double crown champions with the GHC Tag belts as well.