From Tokyo Korakuen Hall, the independent company 2AW (Active Advance Pro Wrestling) presented his event «Grand Slam in Korakuen Hall«.
► «Grand Slam in Korakuen Hall»
CIMA, T-Hawk and El Lindaman from Strong Hearts, were as a guest team to overcome Toll Glanz (Tank Nagai, Kotaro Yoshino and Ayame Sasamura).
A four-on-four match followed, where Andrew King’s team (THE Andrew “King” Takuma, CHANGO, Taishi Takizawa and Ayumu Honda) fell to Kengo Mashimo, Kunio Toshima, Tatsuya Hanami and Shu Asakawa.
Ayato Yoshida made the fifth successful defense of the 2AW Open Weight Championship against Shigehiro Irie in the main event.
After the fight, New Zealander Taylor Adams challenged Yoshida.
The full results are:
2AW «GRAND SLAM IN KORAKUEN HALL», 28.12.2020
Tokyo Korakuen Hall
1. Chicharito Shoki and Takuro Niki defeated Daiju Wakamatsu and Naka Shuma (6:54) with a Mad Splash from Niki over Wakamatsu.
2. Ricky Fuji and Taylor Adams defeated Kyu Mogami and Shunsuke Sayama (8:19) with an Adams Powerbomb on Mogami.
3. Risa Sera defeated Rina Shingaki (7:15) with a Diving Double Kneedrop.
4. Kaji Tomato beat Hiroshi Yamato (6:08) with the Red Eye.
5. Toll Glanz vs. #STRONGHEARTS: CIMA, T-Hawk and El Lindaman defeated Tank Nagai, Kotaro Yoshino and Ayame Sasamura (16:11) with T-Hawk’s Cerberus over Yoshino.
6. No DQ Eight Man Tag Team Elimination Match: Kengo Mashimo, Kunio Toshima, Tatsuya Hanami and Shu Asakawa defeated THE Andrew “King” Takuma, CHANGO, Taishi Takizawa and Ayumu Honda (22:33). Elimination order: Takuma eliminated Mashimo by throwing him over the third rope (10:11). Hanami eliminated Honda by throwing him over the third rope (12:56). Asakawa eliminated CHANGO with a German Suplex Hold (13:20). Asakawa eliminated Takizawa by Pinfall (17:21). Asakawa fell over the third rope (19:30). Toshima fell over the third rope (21:33). Hanami eliminated Takuma mit einem Japanese Leg-Roll Clutch Hold (22:33).
7. 2AW Openweight Title: Ayato Yoshida (c) defeated Shigehiro Irie (22:22) with a Backdrop defending the title
In the course of the function, the winners of the 2AW Awards, the most outstanding fighters of the year, were announced. Fans participated in the voting.
2AW Awards 2020:
– Fighter of the Year: Ayato Yoshida (53 votes)
– Singles Match of the Year: Yuji Okabayashi vs. Ayato Yoshida (05.07.2020) (42 votes)
– Best Tag Team Match of the Year: Kengo Mashimo and Tatsuya Hanami vs. Shu Asakawa and Taishi Takizawa (22.09.2020) (52 votes)
– Rookie of the Year: Daiju Wakamatsu (48 votes)