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NOAH Update

Sorry about the lateness of the update! NOAH ran its end of tour show then added an extra card for the fans…. this was the supposed last show of the tour and as a result was packed with the two biggest matches.

KENTA and Marufuji faced off against Kotaro Suzuki and Ricky Marvin for the GHC Jr Heavy tag titles in the duos 6th defense of the gold… Also the WLW title was on the line as champ Takeshi Morishima faced Daisuke Ikeda for the gold.

Britains Doug Williams was also performing along side top star and owner Mitsuharu Misawa and  Slinger in 6 man tag action.

NOAH, 6/1/04 (NTV/G+)
Tsukisamu Green Dome
4,000 Fans

1. Jun Izumida beat Haruka Eigen (6:18) with a running body press.
2. Yoshinobu Kanemaru, Takashi Sugiura & Makoto Hashi beat Tsuyoshi Kikuchi, Masashi Aoyagi & Superstar Steve (17:53) when Sugiura used an Olympic slam on Aoyagi.
3. Yoshinari Ogawa beat Kishin Kawabata (8:25) with an inside cradle.
4. Mitsuharu Misawa, Doug Williams & Richard Slinger beat Akira Taue, Bison Smith & Ace Steel (17:54) when Williams used a German suplex hold on Steel.
5. Yoshihiro Takayama & Takuma Sano beat Takeshi Rikio & Masao Inoue (16:29) when Sano used a Northern Light bomb on Inoue.
6. Kenta Kobashi & Tamon Honda beat Jun Akiyama & Akitoshi Saito (19:52) when Honda used the rolling Olympic Hell II on Saito.
7. WLW Heavyweight Title: Daisuke Ikeda beat Takeshi Morishima (c) (12:38) with a head kick to become the 13th champion.
8. GHC Jr. Heavyweight Tag Team Title: Naomichi Marufuji & KENTA (c) beat Kotaro Suzuki & Ricky Marvin (32:59) when Marufuji used the Shiranui on Suzuki (6th defense).